The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Change Management
Rank 53 34 44
Rank change year-on-year -19 +10  
Contract jobs citing Change Management 9 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.12% 4.41% 2.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 5.25% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 7
Median daily rate £370 £338 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.62% +22.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £223 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £620 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £47.00 £27.38 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +71.65% +16.51%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £31.70
% change year-on-year -25.20% +26.18%  

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 Essex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 376 381 357
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 88.47% 83.92% 79.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 208 192
Median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 43 40
Median hourly rate £37.50 £19.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +97.36% -47.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £62.50 £43.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Management in Essex

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in Essex over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Management in Essex

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Management in Essex

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 24 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
Basildon -2 2 £400 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £535 -
Change Management
East of England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 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 Essex region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 16 (59.26%) Project Management
2 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (51.85%) PRINCE2
4 13 (48.15%) Coaching
5 9 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 8 (29.63%) Finance
7 7 (25.93%) Oracle Applications
7 7 (25.93%) Scrum
7 7 (25.93%) Oracle
7 7 (25.93%) QA
7 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (22.22%) Matrix Organization
8 6 (22.22%) Mentoring
8 6 (22.22%) Matrix Management
8 6 (22.22%) Waterfall
8 6 (22.22%) TDD
9 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (18.52%) Project Planning
9 5 (18.52%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (18.52%) QA Automation
10 4 (14.81%) Dependency Management
10 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (14.81%) ITIL
10 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
11 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
11 3 (11.11%) MS Project
11 3 (11.11%) BMC
11 3 (11.11%) NHS
11 3 (11.11%) Remedy
11 3 (11.11%) Oracle Reports

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (3.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) MS Project
2 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
3 2 (7.41%) MS Office
3 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Legal
4 1 (3.70%) Local Government
4 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Project Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Development Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Product Manager
3 5 (18.52%) Agile Coach
3 5 (18.52%) IT Manager
3 5 (18.52%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Business Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Product Development Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (11.11%) ITIL Business Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) ITSM Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Digital Delivery Manager
6 2 (7.41%) NHS Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Product Delivery Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Application Development Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Application Development Project Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Applications Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.70%) Middleware
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.11%) NHS
3 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Project Management
2 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (51.85%) PRINCE2
4 13 (48.15%) Coaching
5 7 (25.93%) Scrum
6 6 (22.22%) Matrix Management
6 6 (22.22%) Matrix Organization
6 6 (22.22%) Mentoring
6 6 (22.22%) TDD
6 6 (22.22%) Waterfall
7 5 (18.52%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (18.52%) Project Planning
7 5 (18.52%) QA Automation
8 4 (14.81%) Dependency Management
8 4 (14.81%) ITIL
8 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (11.11%) Business Process Mapping
9 3 (11.11%) ITSM
9 3 (11.11%) Project Governance
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) APMP
3 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.70%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) MAPM
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) IFRS
2 1 (3.70%) IFRS 9
2 1 (3.70%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) BMC
2 3 (11.11%) Remedy
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe
3 1 (3.70%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (3.70%) IBM
3 1 (3.70%) LANDesk
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow