Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 62 52
Rank change year-on-year +1 -10 -4
Contract jobs citing Change Management 170 163 163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.41% 3.45% 3.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.01% 4.06% 3.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 97 112
East of England median daily rate £415 £425 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.35% -4.23% +10.94%
10th Percentile £240 £285 £308
90th Percentile £578 £583 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 5
East of England median hourly rate £17.71 £21.44 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.40% -33.00% -14.67%
10th Percentile £16.54 £15.49 £22.95
90th Percentile £32.54 £35.88 £43.75
England median hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -6.25% -12.73% -8.33%

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 4,238 4,019 4,195
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 85.03% 85.15% 82.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,432 2,362 2,415
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £240 £238 £225
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 249 267 300
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £26.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.69% +4.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £11.34 £11.94 £13.48
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £46.14
England median hourly rate £21.50 £24.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -10.42% +4.35% +6.73%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 19 August 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 +5 72 £350 -3.45% 13
Cambridgeshire +30 56 £475 +18.75% 10
Bedfordshire -5 22 £425 -5.56% 11
Essex -16 15 £495 -5.71% 2
Norfolk +9 3 £419 -6.94%
Suffolk -24 2 £425 - 1
Change Management
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 (31.76%) ITIL
2 37 (21.76%) Project Management
2 37 (21.76%) Finance
3 28 (16.47%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (15.88%) Windows
5 25 (14.71%) PRINCE2
6 24 (14.12%) Management Information System
7 23 (13.53%) Service Management
7 23 (13.53%) Microsoft
8 22 (12.94%) Data Centre
9 20 (11.76%) Windows Server
9 20 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (11.76%) Degree
10 19 (11.18%) VMware
11 18 (10.59%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (10.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (10.59%) Windows Server 2012
12 17 (10.00%) SSL
12 17 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
12 17 (10.00%) Risk Management
13 16 (9.41%) Retail
13 16 (9.41%) Waterfall
14 15 (8.82%) Load Balancing
15 14 (8.24%) Squid
15 14 (8.24%) Business Analysis
15 14 (8.24%) Matrix Organization
16 13 (7.65%) Problem-Solving
16 13 (7.65%) Configuration Management
16 13 (7.65%) SAP
16 13 (7.65%) Microsoft Excel

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 4 (2.35%) Confluence
2 3 (1.76%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 17 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (7.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (6.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (6.47%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.94%) Open Workbench
5 4 (2.35%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (1.76%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.59%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.59%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 3 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (1.18%) ResourceLink
2 2 (1.18%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.59%) SAP GTS
3 1 (0.59%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.59%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.47%) Office 365
2 5 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.59%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.00%) SSL
2 8 (4.71%) LAN
3 7 (4.12%) Firewall
3 7 (4.12%) WAN
4 6 (3.53%) BGP
4 6 (3.53%) IPv6
4 6 (3.53%) VXLAN
4 6 (3.53%) Wireless
5 3 (1.76%) HTTP
5 3 (1.76%) Skype
6 2 (1.18%) DHCP
6 2 (1.18%) DNS
6 2 (1.18%) SMTP
6 2 (1.18%) VoIP
6 2 (1.18%) VPN
7 1 (0.59%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.59%) IPsec
7 1 (0.59%) SMS
7 1 (0.59%) VLAN
7 1 (0.59%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.53%) Big Data
2 2 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.59%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.59%) Power BI
3 1 (0.59%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.35%) Git (software)
1 4 (2.35%) JIRA
2 1 (0.59%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 37 (21.76%) Finance
2 16 (9.41%) Retail
3 10 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (4.12%) Law
4 7 (4.12%) Military
5 4 (2.35%) Legal
5 4 (2.35%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.76%) Local Government
6 3 (1.76%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.18%) Marketing
8 1 (0.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 55 (32.35%) Analyst
2 40 (23.53%) Project Manager
3 19 (11.18%) Business Analyst
4 14 (8.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 14 (8.24%) Operations Analyst
5 13 (7.65%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
6 11 (6.47%) Architect
6 11 (6.47%) Change Manager
6 11 (6.47%) Network Engineer
6 11 (6.47%) Web Analyst
6 11 (6.47%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
7 8 (4.71%) Administrator
7 8 (4.71%) Applications Support
7 8 (4.71%) Data Analyst
7 8 (4.71%) Senior Manager
7 8 (4.71%) Senior Project Manager
8 7 (4.12%) Change Analyst
8 7 (4.12%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 7 (4.12%) Service Manager
8 7 (4.12%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.53%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (2.94%) Web Services
3 2 (1.18%) JPA
3 2 (1.18%) REST
3 2 (1.18%) Spring
3 2 (1.18%) Spring MVC
3 2 (1.18%) XML
4 1 (0.59%) .NET
4 1 (0.59%) Ajax
4 1 (0.59%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.59%) CSS
4 1 (0.59%) HTML
4 1 (0.59%) ODBC
4 1 (0.59%) XSD
4 1 (0.59%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.12%) Management Information System
2 22 (12.94%) Data Centre
3 12 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (6.47%) CMDB
5 10 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (2.35%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.76%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.76%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.76%) PMI
7 3 (1.76%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.18%) Clustering
8 2 (1.18%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.18%) e-Learning
8 2 (1.18%) Learning Management System
8 2 (1.18%) NHS
9 1 (0.59%) Biotechnology
9 1 (0.59%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.59%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.59%) Life Science
9 1 (0.59%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 27 (15.88%) Windows
2 20 (11.76%) Windows Server
3 18 (10.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (10.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (7.06%) Linux
5 4 (2.35%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.59%) Unix
7 1 (0.59%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (31.76%) ITIL
2 37 (21.76%) Project Management
3 28 (16.47%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (14.71%) PRINCE2
5 23 (13.53%) Service Management
6 20 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (10.00%) Risk Management
8 16 (9.41%) Waterfall
9 15 (8.82%) Load Balancing
10 14 (8.24%) Business Analysis
10 14 (8.24%) Matrix Organization
11 13 (7.65%) Configuration Management
11 13 (7.65%) Problem-Solving
11 13 (7.65%) Scrum
12 12 (7.06%) Incident Management
13 11 (6.47%) Process Improvement
13 11 (6.47%) Programme Management
13 11 (6.47%) TOGAF
14 10 (5.88%) Resource Management
14 10 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.71%) C
2 7 (4.12%) Bash Shell
2 7 (4.12%) Python
3 6 (3.53%) SQL
4 5 (2.94%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.76%) Java
5 3 (1.76%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.18%) C#
6 2 (1.18%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.59%) PHP
7 1 (0.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (11.76%) Degree
2 9 (5.29%) PMI Certification
2 9 (5.29%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.71%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (4.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 7 (4.12%) SC Cleared
5 6 (3.53%) CCNP
5 6 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (3.53%) PMP
6 4 (2.35%) ISEB
6 4 (2.35%) MCSE
7 3 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.76%) MCP
7 3 (1.76%) MCSA
7 3 (1.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.59%) CCIE
8 1 (0.59%) CCNA
8 1 (0.59%) CISSP
8 1 (0.59%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.59%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.06%) QA
2 9 (5.29%) PCI DSS
3 8 (4.71%) COBIT
3 8 (4.71%) Def Stans
3 8 (4.71%) PMO
4 7 (4.12%) COSO
4 7 (4.12%) GDPR
4 7 (4.12%) ISO 9001
5 5 (2.94%) SLA
6 2 (1.18%) ISO 13485
7 1 (0.59%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.59%) GCP
7 1 (0.59%) HL7
7 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 18 (10.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (8.24%) Squid
3 11 (6.47%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.59%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 6 (3.53%) Ansible
2 2 (1.18%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (1.18%) SCCM
2 2 (1.18%) Stealthwatch
2 2 (1.18%) WSUS
3 1 (0.59%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 23 (13.53%) Microsoft
2 19 (11.18%) VMware
3 13 (7.65%) SAP
4 11 (6.47%) Cisco
5 9 (5.29%) Oracle
6 8 (4.71%) Arista
7 5 (2.94%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.76%) HP
8 3 (1.76%) ShoreTel
9 2 (1.18%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.18%) Cognizant
9 2 (1.18%) Dell
9 2 (1.18%) hybris
9 2 (1.18%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.59%) Aruba
10 1 (0.59%) IFS
10 1 (0.59%) Palo Alto
10 1 (0.59%) Pega
10 1 (0.59%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.59%) Tableau