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 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 57 53
Rank change year-on-year -15 -4  
Contract jobs citing Change Management 54 69 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.54% 2.78% 3.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% 3.47% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 37 51
Median daily rate £370 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £590 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 10
Median hourly rate £43.00 £27.38 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.04% -31.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.70 £27.38 £23.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.70 £27.38 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -20.21% +7.14%  

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 1752 1991 2059
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 82.41% 80.28% 78.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1081 1177 1193
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 129 160
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.86 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £50.39 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

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 29 March 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 29 March 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 29 March 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 +4 19 £300 -31.42% 12
Bedfordshire -5 14 £375 -16.66% 1
Essex -14 11 £400 +18.51%
Cambridgeshire -5 7 £315 -21.25% 4
Suffolk +1 3 £250 -41.17%
Norfolk -1 2 - -
Change Management
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 38 (29.69%) Finance
2 36 (28.13%) Project Management
3 32 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 28 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (21.09%) Microsoft
6 24 (18.75%) ITIL
7 22 (17.19%) MS Excel
8 20 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (14.84%) Migration
10 17 (13.28%) Oracle
11 16 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 14 (10.94%) Coaching
12 14 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (10.16%) SAP
14 12 (9.38%) Windows
14 12 (9.38%) Retail
15 11 (8.59%) CRM
15 11 (8.59%) Data Protection
16 10 (7.81%) MS Office
16 10 (7.81%) ITSM
17 9 (7.03%) Project Planning
17 9 (7.03%) User Acceptance Testing
17 9 (7.03%) SQL
17 9 (7.03%) E-Commerce
17 9 (7.03%) Linux
17 9 (7.03%) Data Migration
18 8 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
18 8 (6.25%) MS Visio
18 8 (6.25%) QA
18 8 (6.25%) Problem 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 5 (3.91%) SharePoint
1 5 (3.91%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (1.56%) IBM Notes
2 2 (1.56%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.56%) SAS
3 1 (0.78%) CMS
3 1 (0.78%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (17.19%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.81%) MS Office
3 8 (6.25%) MS Visio
4 7 (5.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (3.91%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (5.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (5.47%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (2.34%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.34%) SAP HR
3 2 (1.56%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (1.56%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.78%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.78%) Endur
4 1 (0.78%) MFGPRO
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.78%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.78%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.78%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.78%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.13%) Office 365
2 2 (1.56%) Veeva
3 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.78%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.13%) SAN
2 3 (2.34%) Firewall
3 2 (1.56%) DHCP
3 2 (1.56%) DNS
3 2 (1.56%) Network Security
3 2 (1.56%) SMTP
3 2 (1.56%) WAN
4 1 (0.78%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.78%) Intranet
4 1 (0.78%) LAN
4 1 (0.78%) Skype
4 1 (0.78%) Wireless
4 1 (0.78%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.91%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.56%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (2.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.78%) JDeveloper
2 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.78%) JIRA
General
1 38 (29.69%) Finance
2 12 (9.38%) Retail
3 5 (3.91%) Banking
3 5 (3.91%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.91%) Marketing
3 5 (3.91%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.13%) Legal
5 3 (2.34%) Billing
6 2 (1.56%) Local Government
6 2 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.78%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 31 (24.22%) Analyst
2 28 (21.88%) Project Manager
3 18 (14.06%) Business Analyst
4 10 (7.81%) Change Manager
5 9 (7.03%) Business Manager
5 9 (7.03%) IT Manager
6 7 (5.47%) IT Project Manager
7 6 (4.69%) Business Change Manager
7 6 (4.69%) CRM Manager
7 6 (4.69%) CRM Project Manager
7 6 (4.69%) DBA
7 6 (4.69%) Development Manager
7 6 (4.69%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
7 6 (4.69%) Product Manager
7 6 (4.69%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (3.91%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (3.91%) Agile Coach
8 5 (3.91%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (3.91%) SAP Manager
8 5 (3.91%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.34%) .NET
1 3 (2.34%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (1.56%) .NET Framework
2 2 (1.56%) Middleware
2 2 (1.56%) Web Services
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.69%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.69%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.13%) NHS
4 3 (2.34%) Clustering
4 3 (2.34%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (2.34%) EPoS
5 2 (1.56%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.78%) Biotechnology
6 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.78%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.78%) Pharmacovigilance
6 1 (0.78%) PMI
6 1 (0.78%) User Experience
6 1 (0.78%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.38%) Windows
2 9 (7.03%) Linux
3 6 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.91%) AIX
4 5 (3.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (3.13%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.56%) Unix
6 2 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (28.13%) Project Management
2 32 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 28 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (18.75%) ITIL
5 20 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (14.84%) Migration
7 14 (10.94%) Coaching
8 11 (8.59%) CRM
8 11 (8.59%) Data Protection
9 10 (7.81%) ITSM
10 9 (7.03%) Data Migration
10 9 (7.03%) E-Commerce
10 9 (7.03%) Project Planning
10 9 (7.03%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (6.25%) Problem Management
12 7 (5.47%) Business Analysis
12 7 (5.47%) Matrix Organization
12 7 (5.47%) Scrum
12 7 (5.47%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.03%) SQL
2 3 (2.34%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.34%) Python
2 3 (2.34%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.78%) C++
3 1 (0.78%) Java
3 1 (0.78%) PHP
3 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (3.13%) Degree
2 4 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.13%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.34%) MCITP
3 3 (2.34%) MCSE
3 3 (2.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.56%) ISEB
4 2 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.56%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.56%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.78%) APMP
5 1 (0.78%) CCIE
5 1 (0.78%) CCNA
5 1 (0.78%) CCNP
5 1 (0.78%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.78%) MCSA
5 1 (0.78%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.25%) QA
2 5 (3.91%) PMO
3 3 (2.34%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.34%) GDPR
4 2 (1.56%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.56%) SLA
5 1 (0.78%) IFRS
5 1 (0.78%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.78%) P3O
System Software
1 5 (3.91%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.34%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.78%) Firmware
4 1 (0.78%) vSphere
4 1 (0.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (2.34%) Failover Clustering
1 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (0.78%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (0.78%) OpenView
2 1 (0.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (21.09%) Microsoft
2 17 (13.28%) Oracle
3 13 (10.16%) SAP
4 5 (3.91%) Progress
5 4 (3.13%) Cisco
6 3 (2.34%) BMC
6 3 (2.34%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.34%) Dell
6 3 (2.34%) HP
6 3 (2.34%) Remedy
6 3 (2.34%) VMware
7 2 (1.56%) Adobe
7 2 (1.56%) BT
7 2 (1.56%) Citrix
7 2 (1.56%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.56%) Lotus
8 1 (0.78%) EMC
8 1 (0.78%) IBM
8 1 (0.78%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.78%) OpenLink
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