Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 25 September 2018 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 57 43
Rank change year-on-year -1 -14 -2
Contract jobs citing Change Management 96 107 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.50% 3.41% 4.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.28% 4.01% 5.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 72 95
East Midlands median daily rate £450 £403 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.80% -1.23% -4.12%
10th Percentile £359 £280 £300
90th Percentile £527 £575 £575
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
East Midlands median hourly rate £18.50 - £25.00
10th Percentile £13.28 - £17.75
90th Percentile £23.75 - £32.25
England median hourly rate £24.00 £22.52 £28.50
% change year-on-year +6.57% -20.98% -9.24%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,242 2,666 2,605
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 81.65% 84.96% 82.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,432 1,677 1,668
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £275 £250 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £575
England median daily rate £468 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.89% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 103 56
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.90% +1.75% -15.30%
10th Percentile £10.33 £9.60 £8.76
90th Percentile £43.75 £52.50 £41.63
England median hourly rate £21.00 £23.25 £22.85
% change year-on-year -9.68% +1.77% +4.05%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Change Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in the East Midlands

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Management in the East Midlands

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Management in the East Midlands

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Management in the East Midlands

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. 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
Northamptonshire +10 41 £438 -2.78% 5
Nottinghamshire -21 24 £498 +38.19% 9
Derbyshire +13 14 £475 +1.33% 7
Leicestershire +13 9 £415 -7.78% 5
Change Management
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Change Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 25 (26.04%) Project Management
2 23 (23.96%) Finance
2 23 (23.96%) Legal
2 23 (23.96%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (22.92%) Microsoft
4 19 (19.79%) Change Control
5 18 (18.75%) Service Management
6 16 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (16.67%) Project Planning
7 15 (15.63%) SharePoint
7 15 (15.63%) ITIL
7 15 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (15.63%) SDLC
8 14 (14.58%) Problem-Solving
8 14 (14.58%) JavaScript
9 13 (13.54%) C#
10 12 (12.50%) SQL
10 12 (12.50%) SAP
10 12 (12.50%) ITSM
10 12 (12.50%) DevOps
11 11 (11.46%) Analytics
11 11 (11.46%) Proactive Monitoring
11 11 (11.46%) Back Office
11 11 (11.46%) SQL Server
11 11 (11.46%) PowerShell
12 10 (10.42%) SharePoint Server
12 10 (10.42%) .NET
12 10 (10.42%) Perl
12 10 (10.42%) PHP
12 10 (10.42%) PRINCE2

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (15.63%) SharePoint
2 10 (10.42%) SharePoint Server
3 8 (8.33%) K2 blackpearl
4 3 (3.13%) IIS
4 3 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.04%) Apache
5 1 (1.04%) Documentum
5 1 (1.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.08%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) SAP HR
1 4 (4.17%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.04%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.04%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.25%) Office 365
2 3 (3.13%) Boomi
2 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.21%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.08%) DHCP
2 2 (2.08%) DNS
2 2 (2.08%) Firewall
2 2 (2.08%) Internet
2 2 (2.08%) LAN
3 1 (1.04%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.04%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.04%) HTTP
3 1 (1.04%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.04%) OSPF
3 1 (1.04%) Skype
3 1 (1.04%) SNMP
3 1 (1.04%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (1.04%) VLAN
3 1 (1.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.46%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (5.21%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.13%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.08%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.04%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.04%) MySQL
6 1 (1.04%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.04%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.21%) ERwin
1 5 (5.21%) Toad
2 2 (2.08%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.08%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.08%) JIRA
2 2 (2.08%) Selenium
3 1 (1.04%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.04%) WinRunner
General
1 23 (23.96%) Finance
1 23 (23.96%) Legal
2 11 (11.46%) Back Office
3 5 (5.21%) Banking
4 3 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (3.13%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.08%) Local Government
6 1 (1.04%) Front Office
6 1 (1.04%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.04%) Law
6 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (27.08%) Developer
2 12 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 9 (9.38%) Automation Developer
4 8 (8.33%) Consultant
5 7 (7.29%) Change Manager
6 6 (6.25%) Analyst
7 5 (5.21%) Data Modeller
8 4 (4.17%) Head of Change Management
9 3 (3.13%) Applications Manager
9 3 (3.13%) Change Project Manager
9 3 (3.13%) Digital Project Manager
9 3 (3.13%) Programme Manager
9 3 (3.13%) Project Change Manager
9 3 (3.13%) SAP Consultant
9 3 (3.13%) ServiceNow Developer
9 3 (3.13%) Systems Developer
10 2 (2.08%) Business Analyst
10 2 (2.08%) IT Manager
10 2 (2.08%) Senior Manager
10 2 (2.08%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.42%) .NET
2 6 (6.25%) SAP Smart Forms
3 5 (5.21%) HTML
4 3 (3.13%) JSON
4 3 (3.13%) REST
4 3 (3.13%) SOAP
4 3 (3.13%) XML
4 3 (3.13%) XSD
4 3 (3.13%) XSL
5 2 (2.08%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.08%) Web Services
6 1 (1.04%) CGI
6 1 (1.04%) Embperl
6 1 (1.04%) LAMP
6 1 (1.04%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.42%) Management Information System
3 9 (9.38%) Mainframe
4 5 (5.21%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.21%) Data Structures
5 4 (4.17%) CMDB
6 3 (3.13%) Driving Licence
6 3 (3.13%) PMI
6 3 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (2.08%) User Experience
8 1 (1.04%) Clustering
8 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.04%) FMCG
8 1 (1.04%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.04%) PDA
8 1 (1.04%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.38%) Windows
2 6 (6.25%) Linux
3 4 (4.17%) Unix
3 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.08%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.04%) AIX
6 1 (1.04%) Android
6 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.04%) Solaris
6 1 (1.04%) SUSE
6 1 (1.04%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.04%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.04%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.04%) Project Management
2 23 (23.96%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (19.79%) Change Control
4 18 (18.75%) Service Management
5 16 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 16 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (15.63%) ITIL
6 15 (15.63%) SDLC
7 14 (14.58%) Problem-Solving
8 12 (12.50%) DevOps
8 12 (12.50%) ITSM
9 11 (11.46%) Analytics
9 11 (11.46%) Proactive Monitoring
10 10 (10.42%) PRINCE2
10 10 (10.42%) Scrum
11 9 (9.38%) Dashboard Development
11 9 (9.38%) Process Management
11 9 (9.38%) Workflow
12 8 (8.33%) Robotic Process Automation
13 7 (7.29%) Robotic Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.58%) JavaScript
2 13 (13.54%) C#
3 12 (12.50%) SQL
4 11 (11.46%) PowerShell
5 10 (10.42%) Perl
5 10 (10.42%) PHP
6 9 (9.38%) Python
7 4 (4.17%) ABAP
7 4 (4.17%) Java
8 3 (3.13%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.13%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.13%) XPath
8 3 (3.13%) XQuery
9 2 (2.08%) VB
10 1 (1.04%) C
10 1 (1.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (8.33%) PMI Certification
2 6 (6.25%) Degree
2 6 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (5.21%) PMP
3 5 (5.21%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.21%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.04%) CCNP
5 1 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.04%) HND
5 1 (1.04%) ISEB
5 1 (1.04%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.33%) QA
2 7 (7.29%) SLA
3 5 (5.21%) Data Quality
3 5 (5.21%) PMO
4 2 (2.08%) GMP
5 1 (1.04%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 5 (5.21%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.08%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.04%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.13%) Jamf Pro
1 3 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.13%) SCCM
1 3 (3.13%) SCOrch
2 2 (2.08%) SCOM
2 2 (2.08%) SCSM
2 2 (2.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.04%) Ansible
3 1 (1.04%) CFEngine
3 1 (1.04%) HP ALM
3 1 (1.04%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (22.92%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.50%) SAP
3 9 (9.38%) Automation Anywhere
3 9 (9.38%) Oracle
4 4 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.17%) VMware
4 4 (4.17%) Workday
5 3 (3.13%) Dell
5 3 (3.13%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.08%) Blue Prism
6 2 (2.08%) Citrix
6 2 (2.08%) Splunk
7 1 (1.04%) Cisco
7 1 (1.04%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.04%) HP
7 1 (1.04%) Ivanti
7 1 (1.04%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.04%) JDA
7 1 (1.04%) McAfee
7 1 (1.04%) Veritas