Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 27 May 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 of England
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 74 65
Rank change year-on-year +25 -9 -19
Contract jobs citing Change Management 194 129 135
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 4.40% 2.97% 2.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.17% 3.50% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 65 75
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £256 £259 £253
90th Percentile £571 £539 £575
England median daily rate £450 £435 £420
% change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 2
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £35.25 £23.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.71% +48.80% -38.86%
10th Percentile £27.60 £23.74 £20.74
90th Percentile £39.60 £58.00 £26.64
England median hourly rate £21.33 £29.92 £26.00
% change year-on-year -28.73% +15.08% -18.75%

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 of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,754 3,684 3,992
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 85.18% 84.77% 81.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,111 2,195 2,328
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £243 £225 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 233 304
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £33.00 £27.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.97% +20.26% +9.76%
10th Percentile £11.18 £13.00 £14.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £49.75 £50.78
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.50 £23.62
% change year-on-year -13.73% +7.98% +12.45%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in the East of England

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Management in the East of England

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in the East of England over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Management in the East of England

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Management in the East of England

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in the East of England over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Change Management in the East of England

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 27 May 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
Hertfordshire +17 87 £350 -9.68% 14
Cambridgeshire +35 62 £475 +22.58% 6
Bedfordshire -7 18 £450 +12.50% 7
Essex +5 17 £490 +18.07% 6
Suffolk -5 4 £425 +70.00%
Norfolk -2 3 £513 +13.89% 2
Change Management
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 of England region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 54 (27.84%) ITIL
2 44 (22.68%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (21.13%) Project Management
4 38 (19.59%) PRINCE2
5 37 (19.07%) Management Information System
6 36 (18.56%) Finance
7 33 (17.01%) Windows
8 27 (13.92%) Microsoft
9 26 (13.40%) Microsoft Office
9 26 (13.40%) Risk Management
10 25 (12.89%) Scrum
10 25 (12.89%) Waterfall
11 24 (12.37%) Data Centre
12 23 (11.86%) Degree
13 22 (11.34%) Configuration Management
14 21 (10.82%) Microsoft Excel
14 21 (10.82%) Retail
14 21 (10.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 19 (9.79%) QA
15 19 (9.79%) Data Management
15 19 (9.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 19 (9.79%) Service Management
15 19 (9.79%) Self-Motivation
16 18 (9.28%) SAP
16 18 (9.28%) Business Analysis
16 18 (9.28%) VMware
16 18 (9.28%) Military
16 18 (9.28%) PDM
16 18 (9.28%) User Acceptance Testing
16 18 (9.28%) Security Cleared

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (2.58%) Confluence
2 3 (1.55%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.03%) Apache
3 2 (1.03%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.52%) Documentum
4 1 (0.52%) IIS
4 1 (0.52%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 26 (13.40%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (10.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (9.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (3.09%) MS Visio
5 5 (2.58%) Open Workbench
6 4 (2.06%) Windchill
7 2 (1.03%) Acrobat
7 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.52%) EngageOne
8 1 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.06%) Teamcenter
2 3 (1.55%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.55%) ResourceLink
2 3 (1.55%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.03%) Endur
3 2 (1.03%) NetSuite
3 2 (1.03%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (1.03%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.03%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.52%) assyst
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.52%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.52%) SAP GTS
4 1 (0.52%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.64%) Office 365
2 3 (1.55%) Veeva
3 2 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.52%) SaaS
4 1 (0.52%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.73%) SSL
2 5 (2.58%) BGP
2 5 (2.58%) Firewall
2 5 (2.58%) IPv6
2 5 (2.58%) LAN
2 5 (2.58%) VXLAN
2 5 (2.58%) WAN
3 4 (2.06%) FTP
4 3 (1.55%) HTTP
4 3 (1.55%) Skype
5 2 (1.03%) SMTP
5 2 (1.03%) VoIP
5 2 (1.03%) Wireless
6 1 (0.52%) DHCP
6 1 (0.52%) DNS
6 1 (0.52%) IPsec
6 1 (0.52%) SMS
6 1 (0.52%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (0.52%) VLAN
6 1 (0.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.55%) Big Data
2 2 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.03%) MySQL
2 2 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.03%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.52%) Power BI
3 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.09%) JIRA
2 4 (2.06%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (18.56%) Finance
2 21 (10.82%) Retail
3 18 (9.28%) Military
4 13 (6.70%) Law
5 11 (5.67%) Manufacturing
5 11 (5.67%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (4.64%) French Language
7 5 (2.58%) Mandarin Language
7 5 (2.58%) Portuguese Language
7 5 (2.58%) Spanish Language
8 4 (2.06%) Aerospace
8 4 (2.06%) Automotive
8 4 (2.06%) German Language
8 4 (2.06%) Legal
9 3 (1.55%) Local Government
9 3 (1.55%) Marketing
9 3 (1.55%) Telecoms
10 2 (1.03%) Back Office
10 2 (1.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 62 (31.96%) Analyst
2 50 (25.77%) Project Manager
3 23 (11.86%) Business Analyst
4 16 (8.25%) Architect
4 16 (8.25%) Change Manager
5 14 (7.22%) Configuration Analyst
5 14 (7.22%) Configuration Management Analyst
5 14 (7.22%) Data Analyst
5 14 (7.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 14 (7.22%) Operations Analyst
6 13 (6.70%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
6 13 (6.70%) Senior Manager
7 12 (6.19%) Senior Project Manager
7 12 (6.19%) Web Analyst
8 11 (5.67%) Security Architect
8 11 (5.67%) Security Technical Architect
8 11 (5.67%) Technical Architect
8 11 (5.67%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
9 10 (5.15%) SC Cleared Project Manager
10 8 (4.12%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.12%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (2.06%) XML
3 3 (1.55%) .NET
3 3 (1.55%) Visualforce
3 3 (1.55%) Web Services
3 3 (1.55%) WPF
4 2 (1.03%) JSON
4 2 (1.03%) LAMP
4 2 (1.03%) LDAP
4 2 (1.03%) REST
5 1 (0.52%) Ajax
5 1 (0.52%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.52%) CSS
5 1 (0.52%) HTML
5 1 (0.52%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (0.52%) Middleware
5 1 (0.52%) ODBC
5 1 (0.52%) SOAP
5 1 (0.52%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 37 (19.07%) Management Information System
2 24 (12.37%) Data Centre
3 19 (9.79%) Self-Motivation
4 17 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (8.76%) CMDB
5 5 (2.58%) PMI
6 3 (1.55%) e-Learning
6 3 (1.55%) Life Science
6 3 (1.55%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (1.55%) Reinsurance
7 2 (1.03%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.03%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.03%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.03%) Learning Management System
7 2 (1.03%) RIA
8 1 (0.52%) Biotechnology
8 1 (0.52%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.52%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.52%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (17.01%) Windows
2 17 (8.76%) Windows Server
2 17 (8.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (8.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (6.19%) Windows 10
4 9 (4.64%) Linux
5 1 (0.52%) Unix
5 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (27.84%) ITIL
2 44 (22.68%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (21.13%) Project Management
4 38 (19.59%) PRINCE2
5 26 (13.40%) Risk Management
6 25 (12.89%) Scrum
6 25 (12.89%) Waterfall
7 22 (11.34%) Configuration Management
8 19 (9.79%) Data Management
8 19 (9.79%) Service Management
9 18 (9.28%) Business Analysis
9 18 (9.28%) PDM
9 18 (9.28%) User Acceptance Testing
10 17 (8.76%) Stakeholder Management
11 16 (8.25%) Information Management
11 16 (8.25%) Process Improvement
12 15 (7.73%) Customer Requirements
12 15 (7.73%) Load Balancing
12 15 (7.73%) Programme Management
12 15 (7.73%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.25%) C
2 12 (6.19%) SQL
3 7 (3.61%) Python
4 6 (3.09%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.06%) PHP
5 4 (2.06%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.55%) Apex Code
6 3 (1.55%) C#
6 3 (1.55%) Java
7 2 (1.03%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.03%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (11.86%) Degree
2 21 (10.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 18 (9.28%) Security Cleared
4 15 (7.73%) SC Cleared
5 11 (5.67%) ISEB
6 10 (5.15%) PMI Certification
7 6 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (2.58%) PMP
9 4 (2.06%) CCNP
9 4 (2.06%) HNC
9 4 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.03%) DV Cleared
11 2 (1.03%) MCP
11 2 (1.03%) MCSE
12 1 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.52%) CCNA
12 1 (0.52%) CISSP
12 1 (0.52%) MAPM
12 1 (0.52%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.79%) QA
2 14 (7.22%) Def Stans
2 14 (7.22%) ISO 9001
2 14 (7.22%) PCI DSS
3 12 (6.19%) COBIT
4 11 (5.67%) COSO
4 11 (5.67%) GDPR
5 8 (4.12%) PMO
6 4 (2.06%) SLA
7 2 (1.03%) ISO 13485
8 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 17 (8.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (7.22%) Squid
3 4 (2.06%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.52%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 5 (2.58%) Ansible
2 2 (1.03%) HP ALM
2 2 (1.03%) WSUS
3 1 (0.52%) SCCM
3 1 (0.52%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 27 (13.92%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.28%) SAP
2 18 (9.28%) VMware
3 11 (5.67%) Oracle
4 9 (4.64%) Cisco
5 6 (3.09%) Adobe
5 6 (3.09%) Arista
6 4 (2.06%) HP
6 4 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.55%) Ariba
7 3 (1.55%) Kofax
8 2 (1.03%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.03%) Cognizant
8 2 (1.03%) Dell
8 2 (1.03%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.03%) OpenLink
8 2 (1.03%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.52%) Aruba
9 1 (0.52%) Pega
9 1 (0.52%) SolarWinds