Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 48 40
Rank change year-on-year -13 -8 +38
Contract jobs citing Change Management 35 33 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 4.41% 3.81% 4.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.15% 4.46% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 28 39
Essex median daily rate £550 £418 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.74% +19.29% -7.28%
10th Percentile £383 £313 £305
90th Percentile £580 £532 £465
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Essex median hourly rate £23.50 £33.75 £31.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.37% +5.97% -27.20%
10th Percentile £21.75 £32.33 £30.93
90th Percentile £25.25 £35.38 £32.78
East of England median hourly rate £17.56 £42.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year -58.20% +15.86% +20.83%

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 Essex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 680 740 962
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 85.75% 85.35% 79.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 447 530
Essex median daily rate £500 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £300 £225 £250
90th Percentile £600 £527 £550
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 142 145
Essex median hourly rate £31.27 £31.48 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.67% -0.08% +8.62%
10th Percentile £12.22 £15.75 £15.75
90th Percentile £63.75 £43.68 £43.75
East of England median hourly rate £31.03 £31.45 £25.50
% change year-on-year -1.34% +23.33% +5.99%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Change Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 20 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
Southend-on-Sea -30 12 £418 -3.75%
Witham +1 7 £550 +37.50%
Colchester +12 1 - -
Wickford - 1 £450 -
Change Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 26 (74.29%) Project Management
2 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (37.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 13 (37.14%) Waterfall
3 13 (37.14%) PRINCE2
4 12 (34.29%) Wealth Management
5 11 (31.43%) Mentoring
6 10 (28.57%) Finance
6 10 (28.57%) Coaching
6 10 (28.57%) Dependency Management
7 8 (22.86%) Project Governance
7 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
8 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
8 7 (20.00%) Matrix Management
8 7 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
9 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
9 5 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
9 5 (14.29%) MS Visio
10 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (8.57%) Retail
11 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (8.57%) Server Building
11 3 (8.57%) Target Operating Model
11 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
11 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
11 3 (8.57%) Windows
11 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (8.57%) VMware
12 2 (5.71%) Service Management

Change Management
Co-occurring 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 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
3 1 (2.86%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Project Manager
2 12 (34.29%) Analyst
3 11 (31.43%) Business Analyst
4 8 (22.86%) Development Manager
4 8 (22.86%) Product Development Manager
4 8 (22.86%) Product Manager
5 7 (20.00%) Architect
5 7 (20.00%) Business Architect
5 7 (20.00%) Business Manager
5 7 (20.00%) Business Project Manager
5 7 (20.00%) Project Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Audit Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Compliance Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Compliance Business Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Compliance Specialist
6 4 (11.43%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Agile Development Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Digital Product Manager
8 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Programme Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Product Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Windows
1 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (74.29%) Project Management
2 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (37.14%) PRINCE2
3 13 (37.14%) Waterfall
4 12 (34.29%) Wealth Management
5 11 (31.43%) Mentoring
6 10 (28.57%) Coaching
6 10 (28.57%) Dependency Management
7 8 (22.86%) Project Governance
8 7 (20.00%) Matrix Management
8 7 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
9 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (8.57%) Server Building
10 3 (8.57%) Target Operating Model
11 2 (5.71%) Analytics
11 2 (5.71%) Data Analytics
11 2 (5.71%) ITIL
11 2 (5.71%) Programme Governance
11 2 (5.71%) Time Management
11 2 (5.71%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) C
1 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (5.71%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) HNC
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (5.71%) PMO
2 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.71%) vSphere
3 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.86%) Terminal Server
3 1 (2.86%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) VMware
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco
3 1 (2.86%) Citrix