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 3 months to 27 June 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
England / East of England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 66 42
Rank change year-on-year +13 -24  
Contract jobs citing Change Management 86 67 137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.68% 2.64% 4.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.38% 3.29% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 40 73
Median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £324 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £605 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £387
% change year-on-year +6.66% -3.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 13
Median hourly rate £19.17 £20.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.15% -46.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.49 £20.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.86 £20.00 £39.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.48 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.03% +8.00%  

Change Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1965 2035 2421
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 83.97% 80.12% 80.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1138 1169 1441
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 160 179
Median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.90% -6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.64 £16.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £47.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Change Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -7 28 £380 +1.33% 6
Essex -3 20 £443 -1.66% 3
Cambridgeshire +8 17 £375 -16.66% 3
Bedfordshire -5 14 £450 - 8
Norfolk +3 6 £450 +39.53% 1
Suffolk +12 2 - -
Change Management
England

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

1 43 (31.16%) Project Management
2 35 (25.36%) PRINCE2
3 33 (23.91%) Finance
4 28 (20.29%) Microsoft
5 27 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (15.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 18 (13.04%) Migration
9 16 (11.59%) ERP
10 15 (10.87%) ITIL
11 14 (10.14%) Microsoft Office
12 13 (9.42%) Microsoft Excel
12 13 (9.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 13 (9.42%) Coaching
12 13 (9.42%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (8.70%) E-Commerce
13 12 (8.70%) Windows
13 12 (8.70%) Risk Management
14 11 (7.97%) Scrum
14 11 (7.97%) Oracle
14 11 (7.97%) MS Visio
14 11 (7.97%) Change Control
15 10 (7.25%) Waterfall
15 10 (7.25%) SAP
16 9 (6.52%) Retail
16 9 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
16 9 (6.52%) Project Planning
17 8 (5.80%) Data Migration
17 8 (5.80%) Office 365
17 8 (5.80%) Line Management

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 7 (5.07%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.17%) Confluence
2 3 (2.17%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.45%) Apache
3 2 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.45%) MediaWiki
3 2 (1.45%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.72%) CMS
4 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.72%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.72%) IIS
4 1 (0.72%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.72%) Smallworld
Applications
1 14 (10.14%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (9.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (7.97%) MS Visio
4 8 (5.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (3.62%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (1.45%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 5 (3.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.90%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.45%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (1.45%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (1.45%) SAP BPC
3 2 (1.45%) SAP QM
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.72%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.72%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.72%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.72%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.80%) Office 365
2 6 (4.35%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.72%) ServiceMax
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.62%) SAN
1 5 (3.62%) WAN
2 3 (2.17%) LAN
3 2 (1.45%) DHCP
3 2 (1.45%) DNS
3 2 (1.45%) Firewall
3 2 (1.45%) Intranet
3 2 (1.45%) MPLS
3 2 (1.45%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (1.45%) SMTP
3 2 (1.45%) VoIP
3 2 (1.45%) VPN
3 2 (1.45%) Wireless
4 1 (0.72%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.72%) GGSN
4 1 (0.72%) HSRP
4 1 (0.72%) Skype
4 1 (0.72%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.72%) Value-Added Service
4 1 (0.72%) VoWiFi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (2.90%) SAP BW
1 4 (2.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.45%) GIS
3 2 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (2.17%) JIRA
2 2 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.72%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
General
1 33 (23.91%) Finance
2 9 (6.52%) Retail
3 6 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.17%) Banking
4 3 (2.17%) Legal
4 3 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.72%) Back Office
5 1 (0.72%) Billing
5 1 (0.72%) Local Government
5 1 (0.72%) Marketing
5 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 38 (27.54%) Project Manager
2 22 (15.94%) Analyst
3 14 (10.14%) IT Manager
4 11 (7.97%) Business Analyst
4 11 (7.97%) Change Manager
5 9 (6.52%) IT Project Manager
6 8 (5.80%) Agile Coach
7 7 (5.07%) Business Manager
7 7 (5.07%) Product Manager
8 6 (4.35%) Architect
8 6 (4.35%) Development Manager
8 6 (4.35%) Product Development Manager
8 6 (4.35%) Senior Manager
8 6 (4.35%) Senior Project Manager
9 5 (3.62%) Administrator
9 5 (3.62%) CRM Manager
9 5 (3.62%) CRM Project Manager
9 5 (3.62%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
10 4 (2.90%) Business Change Manager
10 4 (2.90%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.45%) .NET
1 2 (1.45%) .NET Framework
1 2 (1.45%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle ADF
2 1 (0.72%) SAP XI
2 1 (0.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.42%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.62%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.62%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (2.17%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.45%) Clustering
5 2 (1.45%) EPoS
5 2 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.45%) Social Media
5 2 (1.45%) User Experience
6 1 (0.72%) Biotechnology
6 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.72%) NHS
6 1 (0.72%) Pharmacovigilance
6 1 (0.72%) PKI
6 1 (0.72%) PMI
6 1 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.70%) Windows
2 8 (5.80%) Linux
3 5 (3.62%) Unix
3 5 (3.62%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.17%) AIX
5 3 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.45%) Debian
6 2 (1.45%) Solaris
6 2 (1.45%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.72%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.72%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.72%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (31.16%) Project Management
2 35 (25.36%) PRINCE2
3 27 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (13.04%) Migration
6 16 (11.59%) ERP
7 15 (10.87%) ITIL
8 13 (9.42%) Coaching
8 13 (9.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 12 (8.70%) E-Commerce
9 12 (8.70%) Risk Management
10 11 (7.97%) Change Control
10 11 (7.97%) Scrum
11 10 (7.25%) Waterfall
12 9 (6.52%) Project Planning
12 9 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (5.80%) Business Change Management
13 8 (5.80%) Data Migration
13 8 (5.80%) Line Management
13 8 (5.80%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.80%) SQL
2 3 (2.17%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.17%) Python
3 2 (1.45%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.72%) C
4 1 (0.72%) C++
4 1 (0.72%) Java
4 1 (0.72%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (15.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (5.07%) Degree
3 5 (3.62%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.90%) MCSE
4 4 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (2.90%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.17%) CCNA
5 3 (2.17%) CCNP
6 2 (1.45%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.45%) MCITP
6 2 (1.45%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.72%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.72%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.72%) MAPM
7 1 (0.72%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.80%) PMO
2 7 (5.07%) QA
3 4 (2.90%) GDPR
3 4 (2.90%) SLA
4 3 (2.17%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.72%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.72%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.72%) GxP
5 1 (0.72%) IFRS
5 1 (0.72%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 1 (0.72%) P3O
5 1 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.45%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.45%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.72%) Firmware
3 1 (0.72%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.45%) Backup Exec
1 2 (1.45%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (0.72%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (0.72%) HP NNM
2 1 (0.72%) OpenView
2 1 (0.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (20.29%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.97%) Oracle
3 10 (7.25%) SAP
4 6 (4.35%) Cisco
5 5 (3.62%) HP
5 5 (3.62%) VMware
6 4 (2.90%) Dell
7 3 (2.17%) Citrix
7 3 (2.17%) Progress
8 2 (1.45%) F5
8 2 (1.45%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.45%) IBM
8 2 (1.45%) IBM Sterling
8 2 (1.45%) NetApp
8 2 (1.45%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.72%) Brocade
9 1 (0.72%) Capita
9 1 (0.72%) Planview
9 1 (0.72%) Veeam
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