Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for Change Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Change Management over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Change Management
South West > Dorset
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 43 33
Rank change year-on-year +6 -10 -2
Contract jobs citing Change Management 4 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.37% 1.13% 3.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 1.50% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 7
Dorset median daily rate £450 £463 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +10.78% +20.58%
10th Percentile £418 £393 £275
90th Percentile £483 £574 £480
South West median daily rate £425 £370 £384
% change year-on-year +14.86% -3.58% -4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Dorset median hourly rate - - £20.63
South West median hourly rate - £38.00 £41.75
% change year-on-year - -8.98% +103.66%

Change Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 239 333 334
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 81.57% 75.00% 75.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 241 183
Dorset median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - +13.64%
10th Percentile £205 £231 £231
90th Percentile £500 £525 £538
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 50
Dorset median hourly rate £41.15 £22.00 £41.24
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +87.05% -46.65% +146.65%
10th Percentile £11.45 £14.25 £24.73
90th Percentile £48.75 £28.65 £46.77
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £38.77
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.75% +47.70%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

Job postings citing Change Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dorset.

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in Dorset

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Change Management in Dorset.

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Management in Dorset

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Management in Dorset.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Management in Dorset

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Management within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole - 2 - - 3
Bournemouth +9 1 £425 -5.56% 2
Change Management
South West

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Change Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Local Government
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (25.00%) iPad
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) BPR
3 1 (25.00%) Toad
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Design
3 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (25.00%) Guidewire
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (25.00%) Toad
General
1 1 (25.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) BPR
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Service Design
3 1 (25.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Guidewire
1 1 (25.00%) HP