Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Change Analyst was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 718 708 609
Rank change year-on-year -10 -99 +22
Contract jobs requiring a Change Analyst 124 156 255
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.17% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 111 185
England median daily rate £388 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.97% -2.86% -
10th Percentile £263 £225 £213
90th Percentile £488 £488 £488
UK median daily rate £375 £340 £330
% change year-on-year +10.29% +3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 7
England median hourly rate £13.41 £15.30 £13.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.39% +10.79% -45.84%
10th Percentile £13.08 £13.81 £12.00
90th Percentile £13.73 £18.65 £20.31
UK median hourly rate £13.81 £15.30 £13.81
% change year-on-year -9.74% +10.79% -45.84%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 88370 92296 99465
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 94.77% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 58881 60820 64344
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2615 2980 3832
England median hourly rate £18.63 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.68% +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.77 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Change Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Change Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Change Analyst in England

Change Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Change Analyst in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Analyst in England

Change Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Analyst in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Analyst in England

Change Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Analyst in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Analyst in England

Change Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 19 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
London -43 45 £400 +6.67% 3
South East +12 34 £400 +28.93% 2
North of England +42 21 £394 +12.50% 3
Yorkshire +14 11 £369 +5.36% 2
Midlands +26 9 £375 +36.36%
North West +15 9 £400 +31.15% 1
East of England -9 9 £323 -35.50%
West Midlands +27 7 £375 +42.86%
South West +1 6 £383 +17.69% 1
East Midlands +9 2 £400 +3.23%
North East - 1 £215 -
Change Analyst
UK

Change Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Change Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Change Analyst in the job title.

1 46 (37.10%) Change Management
2 40 (32.26%) Finance
3 29 (23.39%) ITIL
4 21 (16.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (11.29%) Business Analysis
7 13 (10.48%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (10.48%) SAP
7 13 (10.48%) Business Transformation
8 12 (9.68%) ITSM
8 12 (9.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 11 (8.87%) Release Management
9 11 (8.87%) Project Management
9 11 (8.87%) Microsoft Excel
9 11 (8.87%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (8.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 10 (8.06%) Microsoft Office
10 10 (8.06%) Service Management
11 9 (7.26%) Telecoms
11 9 (7.26%) Degree
12 7 (5.65%) Security Cleared
12 7 (5.65%) Target Operating Model
12 7 (5.65%) Banking
12 7 (5.65%) BMC
12 7 (5.65%) Windows
12 7 (5.65%) Microsoft
13 6 (4.84%) PRINCE2
13 6 (4.84%) Remedy
13 6 (4.84%) SC Cleared
13 6 (4.84%) Remedy ITSM

Change Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (1.61%) CMS
1 2 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (9.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 11 (8.87%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (8.06%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (3.23%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (4.84%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.61%) Lorenzo
2 2 (1.61%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.61%) SystmOne
3 1 (0.81%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.81%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.84%) Office 365
2 1 (0.81%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.81%) SaaS
2 1 (0.81%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.61%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.81%) Internet
2 1 (0.81%) Intranet
2 1 (0.81%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (0.81%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.42%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (0.81%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Dreamweaver
General
1 40 (32.26%) Finance
2 9 (7.26%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.65%) Banking
4 4 (3.23%) Front Office
4 4 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.23%) Marketing
4 4 (3.23%) Retail
5 3 (2.42%) Electronics
5 3 (2.42%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.61%) French Language
7 1 (0.81%) Automotive
7 1 (0.81%) Billing
7 1 (0.81%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.81%) Legal
7 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.81%) Publishing
7 1 (0.81%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.81%) CSS
1 1 (0.81%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.03%) NHS
3 3 (2.42%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.42%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (2.42%) User Experience
4 2 (1.61%) PMI
4 2 (1.61%) Social Media
5 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.81%) Derivative
5 1 (0.81%) Exotic Derivative
5 1 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.81%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.65%) Windows
2 2 (1.61%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (37.10%) Change Management
2 29 (23.39%) ITIL
3 21 (16.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (11.29%) Business Analysis
5 13 (10.48%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (10.48%) Business Transformation
6 12 (9.68%) ITSM
7 11 (8.87%) Project Management
7 11 (8.87%) Release Management
8 10 (8.06%) Service Management
8 10 (8.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 7 (5.65%) Target Operating Model
10 6 (4.84%) PRINCE2
11 5 (4.03%) Investment Management
11 5 (4.03%) ITIL V3
11 5 (4.03%) Mentoring
11 5 (4.03%) SDLC
11 5 (4.03%) Test Scripting
11 5 (4.03%) Use Case
12 4 (3.23%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 11 (8.87%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (7.26%) Degree
3 7 (5.65%) Security Cleared
4 6 (4.84%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.42%) ISEB
5 3 (2.42%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.81%) CBAP
6 1 (0.81%) CIPD
6 1 (0.81%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.81%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.42%) QA
2 2 (1.61%) PMO
2 2 (1.61%) SLA
3 1 (0.81%) IFRS
3 1 (0.81%) IFRS 9
3 1 (0.81%) MiFID
3 1 (0.81%) PSD2
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (10.48%) SAP
2 7 (5.65%) BMC
2 7 (5.65%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.84%) Remedy
3 6 (4.84%) ServiceNow
4 3 (2.42%) Oracle
4 3 (2.42%) Workday
5 1 (0.81%) Adobe
5 1 (0.81%) Coremetrics
5 1 (0.81%) Kronos
5 1 (0.81%) Omniture
5 1 (0.81%) WorldPay