Period
to 22 January 2021

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 22 January 2021 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
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 50 46 89
Rank change year-on-year -4 +43 -25
Contract jobs citing Change Management 48 136 114
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 3.28% 3.77% 2.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.97% 4.52% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 80 78
Median daily rate £500 £450 £454
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -0.83% +0.83%
10th Percentile £302 £281 £273
90th Percentile £603 £588 £588
England median daily rate £450 £463 £438
% change year-on-year -2.70% +5.71% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £16.31 £19.25 £17.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.26% +10.47% +10.78%
10th Percentile £14.08 £17.50 £16.21
90th Percentile £18.19 £21.50 £18.69
England median hourly rate £22.42 £25.00 £26.21
% change year-on-year -10.32% -4.62% +27.85%

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 1,210 3,008 3,854
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 82.65% 83.35% 86.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 691 1,822 2,320
Median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £200 £206 £250
90th Percentile £588 £600 £588
England median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 192 180
Median hourly rate £33.00 £17.75 £17.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +85.92% +0.85% -36.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.17 £11.17
90th Percentile £50.00 £49.95 £50.50
Median hourly rate £26.80 £20.50 £21.76
% change year-on-year +30.72% -5.79% -0.14%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Change Management as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Change Management in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Change Management in the East of England

Change Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Change Management in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Change Management in the East of England

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Change Management in the East of England.

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 22 January 2021. 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 +30 29 £528 +24.12% 10
Cambridgeshire +8 10 £335 -25.56% 4
Essex -11 7 £570 -0.87% 2
Bedfordshire +11 6 £500 +11.11% 2
Norfolk +6 2 £187 -25.05% 1
Change Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2021, 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 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.83%) Project Management
3 9 (18.75%) Finance
4 8 (16.67%) ITIL
4 8 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 8 (16.67%) Degree
4 8 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 8 (16.67%) Public Sector
5 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Excel
5 7 (14.58%) PRINCE2
5 7 (14.58%) Windows
5 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
5 7 (14.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (12.50%) Cisco
6 6 (12.50%) DHCP
6 6 (12.50%) Time Management
6 6 (12.50%) Marketing
7 5 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (10.42%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (10.42%) Office 365
7 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
7 5 (10.42%) PMO
7 5 (10.42%) LAN
7 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (10.42%) CCNP
7 5 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (10.42%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (10.42%) Self-Motivation

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 8 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.08%) Apache
3 1 (2.08%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (8.33%) MS Visio
4 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (4.17%) SAP FI
1 2 (4.17%) SAP MM
1 2 (4.17%) SAP PM
1 2 (4.17%) SAP PP
1 2 (4.17%) SAP QM
1 2 (4.17%) SAP S/4HANA
1 2 (4.17%) SAP SD
1 2 (4.17%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Office 365
2 4 (8.33%) Azure
3 3 (6.25%) AWS
4 2 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (4.17%) Amazon S3
4 2 (4.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (4.17%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (4.17%) OneDrive
4 2 (4.17%) Route 53
4 2 (4.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (2.08%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) DHCP
2 5 (10.42%) LAN
3 4 (8.33%) 3G
3 4 (8.33%) ADSL
3 4 (8.33%) Ethernet
3 4 (8.33%) Internet
3 4 (8.33%) Skype
4 3 (6.25%) BGP
4 3 (6.25%) DMVPN
4 3 (6.25%) DNS
4 3 (6.25%) EIGRP
4 3 (6.25%) IPsec
4 3 (6.25%) MPLS
4 3 (6.25%) OSPF
4 3 (6.25%) WAN
5 2 (4.17%) Firewall
5 2 (4.17%) SNMP
6 1 (2.08%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) Big Data
2 1 (2.08%) Cosmos DB
2 1 (2.08%) GIS
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 9 (18.75%) Finance
2 8 (16.67%) Public Sector
3 6 (12.50%) Marketing
4 4 (8.33%) Electronics
4 4 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 4 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
5 3 (6.25%) Aerospace
5 3 (6.25%) French Language
5 3 (6.25%) German Language
6 2 (4.17%) Italian Language
6 2 (4.17%) Spanish Language
7 1 (2.08%) Legal
7 1 (2.08%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (12.50%) Analyst
1 6 (12.50%) Change Manager
2 5 (10.42%) Business Analyst
2 5 (10.42%) Consultant
3 4 (8.33%) Provisioning Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Business Change Manager
4 3 (6.25%) Business Manager
4 3 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Change Consultant
5 2 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Data Business Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) HR Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Identity and Access Management Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Identity Management Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Network Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Programme Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Senior Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) J2EE
1 1 (2.08%) Java RMI
1 1 (2.08%) Middleware
1 1 (2.08%) REST
1 1 (2.08%) SOAP
1 1 (2.08%) Spring
1 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (8.33%) Life Science
3 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.25%) Replication
4 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.17%) FMCG
4 2 (4.17%) NHS
4 2 (4.17%) PKI
4 2 (4.17%) PMI
4 2 (4.17%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.08%) CMDB
5 1 (2.08%) Cyberattack
5 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.08%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Windows
2 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2016
3 3 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2019
4 2 (4.17%) Linux
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.83%) Project Management
2 8 (16.67%) ITIL
3 7 (14.58%) PRINCE2
4 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (12.50%) Time Management
5 5 (10.42%) Co-Creation
5 5 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (10.42%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (10.42%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (10.42%) Resource Allocation
5 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (8.33%) Analytics
6 4 (8.33%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
6 4 (8.33%) Coaching
6 4 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (8.33%) Line Management
6 4 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 4 (8.33%) Project Delivery
6 4 (8.33%) Scrum
6 4 (8.33%) Value Proposition
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.17%) SQL
3 1 (2.08%) C
3 1 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Degree
1 8 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.42%) CCNP
2 5 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (6.25%) PMI Certification
4 2 (4.17%) MCSE
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.17%) PMP
5 1 (2.08%) APMG
5 1 (2.08%) CCIE
5 1 (2.08%) CCIE Data Center
5 1 (2.08%) CCSE
5 1 (2.08%) ISEB
5 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) PMO
2 4 (8.33%) SLA
3 1 (2.08%) GDPR
3 1 (2.08%) NIST
3 1 (2.08%) NIST 800
System Software
1 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (4.17%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.08%) SCCM
2 1 (2.08%) WMI
Vendors
1 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.50%) Cisco
3 4 (8.33%) Nokia
4 3 (6.25%) Ariba
4 3 (6.25%) SAP
4 3 (6.25%) VMware
5 2 (4.17%) BMC
5 2 (4.17%) CloudEndure
5 2 (4.17%) Concur
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle
5 2 (4.17%) Remedy
6 1 (2.08%) BT
6 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.08%) Citrix
6 1 (2.08%) Forcepoint
6 1 (2.08%) Google
6 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.08%) Snow
6 1 (2.08%) Sophos