Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 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
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 54 44
Rank change year-on-year -13 -10 +22
Contract jobs citing Change Management 171 163 233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.32% 3.34% 3.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.02% 4.10% 4.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 107 130
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -1.32%
10th Percentile £300 £305 £261
90th Percentile £595 £525 £546
England median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 14
East of England median hourly rate £17.56 £42.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.20% +15.86% +20.83%
10th Percentile £14.02 £27.20 £14.16
90th Percentile £23.87 £45.25 £38.75
England median hourly rate £17.38 £32.66 £25.12
% change year-on-year -46.79% +30.00% +0.48%

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 4252 3972 4697
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 82.55% 81.46% 78.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2450 2299 2751
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £234
90th Percentile £575 £540 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 316 398
East of England median hourly rate £31.02 £31.23 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.67% +24.90% +3.91%
10th Percentile £11.56 £13.75 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.70 £47.50 £45.44
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.03 £22.50
% change year-on-year -0.12% +6.80% +18.42%

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 17 November 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
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 17 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
Hertfordshire +2 52 £388 - 3
Cambridgeshire -6 38 £388 -8.82% 6
Bedfordshire +2 34 £470 +7.43% 5
Essex -20 33 £550 +31.74% 1
Suffolk +14 7 £425 -
Norfolk -15 6 £450 -10.00%
Change Management
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 East of England region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 55 (32.16%) Project Management
2 40 (23.39%) Finance
3 38 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 36 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (18.71%) Microsoft
6 30 (17.54%) Microsoft Office
7 29 (16.96%) PRINCE2
8 26 (15.20%) ITIL
9 21 (12.28%) Retail
9 21 (12.28%) Waterfall
10 20 (11.70%) Management Information System
10 20 (11.70%) Microsoft Excel
11 19 (11.11%) Change Control
11 19 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
12 18 (10.53%) Business Analysis
13 17 (9.94%) Windows
14 16 (9.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 15 (8.77%) ERP
16 14 (8.19%) SQL
16 14 (8.19%) Oracle
16 14 (8.19%) Risk Management
16 14 (8.19%) Migration
16 14 (8.19%) User Acceptance Testing
16 14 (8.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 14 (8.19%) Mentoring
16 14 (8.19%) PMO
17 13 (7.60%) Coaching
17 13 (7.60%) Supplier Management
18 12 (7.02%) Degree
18 12 (7.02%) Service 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 9 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.34%) Confluence
3 3 (1.75%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.17%) Apache
4 2 (1.17%) JBoss
4 2 (1.17%) MediaWiki
4 2 (1.17%) WildFly
5 1 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.58%) CMS
5 1 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.58%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.58%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.58%) Smallworld
5 1 (0.58%) WebLogic
Applications
1 30 (17.54%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (11.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (9.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (5.26%) MS Visio
5 7 (4.09%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.58%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 3 (1.75%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 3 (1.75%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.17%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (1.17%) Workday HCM
3 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.58%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.58%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.58%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.58%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.58%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.58%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.58%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.58%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.58%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.68%) Office 365
2 6 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.17%) SaaS
3 2 (1.17%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (1.17%) Taleo
3 2 (1.17%) Yammer
4 1 (0.58%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.58%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.58%) IaaS
4 1 (0.58%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 1 (0.58%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.92%) Firewall
2 3 (1.75%) GGSN
2 3 (1.75%) SAN
2 3 (1.75%) Skype
2 3 (1.75%) Value-Added Service
2 3 (1.75%) WAN
2 3 (1.75%) Wireless
3 2 (1.17%) HTTP
3 2 (1.17%) SSL
3 2 (1.17%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.17%) VoIP
3 2 (1.17%) VoWiFi
3 2 (1.17%) VPN
4 1 (0.58%) DHCP
4 1 (0.58%) DNS
4 1 (0.58%) GSM
4 1 (0.58%) LAN
4 1 (0.58%) RIP
4 1 (0.58%) SMTP
4 1 (0.58%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.34%) Relational Database
2 4 (2.34%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.75%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.75%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (1.75%) Oracle Exadata
3 3 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.17%) GIS
4 2 (1.17%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.17%) Snowflake Schema
4 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.58%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.58%) QlikView
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (4.09%) JIRA
2 1 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (23.39%) Finance
2 21 (12.28%) Retail
3 9 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.68%) Marketing
5 7 (4.09%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.75%) Military
7 2 (1.17%) Billing
7 2 (1.17%) Legal
7 2 (1.17%) Local Government
8 1 (0.58%) Automotive
8 1 (0.58%) Banking
8 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 56 (32.75%) Analyst
2 39 (22.81%) Business Analyst
2 39 (22.81%) Project Manager
3 16 (9.36%) Architect
4 11 (6.43%) IT Manager
4 11 (6.43%) Technical Analyst
4 11 (6.43%) Technical Business Analyst
5 10 (5.85%) Project Analyst
6 9 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
7 8 (4.68%) Business Manager
7 8 (4.68%) Change Manager
7 8 (4.68%) Product Manager
7 8 (4.68%) Support Engineer
8 7 (4.09%) Business Architect
8 7 (4.09%) Business Project Manager
8 7 (4.09%) Development Manager
8 7 (4.09%) Product Development Manager
9 6 (3.51%) IT Analyst
9 6 (3.51%) Service Manager
9 6 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.26%) Web Services
2 7 (4.09%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (1.75%) Java EE
3 3 (1.75%) JMS
3 3 (1.75%) Servlets
4 2 (1.17%) EJB
4 2 (1.17%) JDBC
4 2 (1.17%) JPA
5 1 (0.58%) Core Data
5 1 (0.58%) CSS
5 1 (0.58%) HTML
5 1 (0.58%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.58%) SAP XI
5 1 (0.58%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.70%) Management Information System
2 19 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.92%) Data Centre
3 5 (2.92%) Virtual Team
4 4 (2.34%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.75%) PMI
5 3 (1.75%) RIA
5 3 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (1.75%) Wiki
6 2 (1.17%) CMDB
6 2 (1.17%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.17%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.17%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.17%) FMCG
6 2 (1.17%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.17%) NHS
6 2 (1.17%) Replication
6 2 (1.17%) User Experience
7 1 (0.58%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.58%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.94%) Windows
2 7 (4.09%) Unix
2 7 (4.09%) Windows Server
3 4 (2.34%) Linux
3 4 (2.34%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.75%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.17%) Debian
5 2 (1.17%) Solaris
5 2 (1.17%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.17%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.17%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (32.16%) Project Management
2 38 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 36 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (16.96%) PRINCE2
5 26 (15.20%) ITIL
6 21 (12.28%) Waterfall
7 19 (11.11%) Change Control
8 18 (10.53%) Business Analysis
9 15 (8.77%) ERP
10 14 (8.19%) Mentoring
10 14 (8.19%) Migration
10 14 (8.19%) Risk Management
10 14 (8.19%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (7.60%) Coaching
11 13 (7.60%) Supplier Management
12 12 (7.02%) Asset Management
12 12 (7.02%) E-Commerce
12 12 (7.02%) Service Management
13 11 (6.43%) Project Planning
13 11 (6.43%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (8.19%) SQL
2 7 (4.09%) PL/SQL
3 6 (3.51%) C
4 4 (2.34%) Java
5 3 (1.75%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.58%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.58%) Perl
6 1 (0.58%) Python
6 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (8.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 12 (7.02%) Degree
3 6 (3.51%) PMI Certification
3 6 (3.51%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.92%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.34%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (1.75%) CCNA
6 3 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.75%) PMP
6 3 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.17%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.17%) MCSE
8 1 (0.58%) CCNP
8 1 (0.58%) CIPD
8 1 (0.58%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.58%) HNC
8 1 (0.58%) ISEB
8 1 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.19%) PMO
2 8 (4.68%) QA
3 5 (2.92%) SLA
4 3 (1.75%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.17%) Def Stans
5 2 (1.17%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (1.17%) GDPR
5 2 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 2 (1.17%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.58%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.58%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.58%) GAAP
6 1 (0.58%) GxP
6 1 (0.58%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (4.68%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.75%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.17%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (1.17%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (1.17%) vSphere
5 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.58%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.58%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.58%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (1.17%) Backup Exec
1 2 (1.17%) SCCM
2 1 (0.58%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.58%) HP NNM
2 1 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.58%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (0.58%) SCOM
2 1 (0.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 32 (18.71%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.19%) Oracle
3 10 (5.85%) SAP
4 9 (5.26%) VMware
5 5 (2.92%) Cisco
5 5 (2.92%) HP
5 5 (2.92%) ServiceNow
6 4 (2.34%) NetApp
6 4 (2.34%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.75%) BMC
7 3 (1.75%) Huawei
7 3 (1.75%) Nokia
7 3 (1.75%) Redknee
7 3 (1.75%) Remedy
8 2 (1.17%) Brocade
8 2 (1.17%) Citrix
8 2 (1.17%) iManage
8 2 (1.17%) McAfee
8 2 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.17%) Workday