The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 June 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 30 21
Rank change year-on-year -4 -9  
Contract jobs citing Change Management 28 33 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.38% 4.93% 7.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.49% 6.26% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 26
Hertfordshire median daily rate £380 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% +7.14%  
10th Percentile £284 £318 £290
90th Percentile £621 £478 £631
East of England median daily rate £445 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +4.70% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 12
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £22.75 £20.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.75% -46.66%  
10th Percentile £15.23 £20.00 £25.00
90th Percentile £30.48 £20.00 £38.75
East of England median hourly rate £19.17 £20.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -4.15% -46.66%  

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 510 527 707
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 79.69% 78.66% 78.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 909 1081 1254
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.15%  
10th Percentile £263 £275 £281
90th Percentile £575 £563 £525
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 35 151
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.02% -23.07%  
10th Percentile £11.91 £15.00 £10.25
90th Percentile £46.50 £53.75 £50.00
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year +12.90% -6.06%  

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in Hertfordshire

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Management in Hertfordshire

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Management in Hertfordshire

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Management in Hertfordshire

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Change Management in Hertfordshire

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Watford -5 11 £375 -
Hatfield - 6 £300 - 2
Stevenage - 3 - -
Hemel Hempstead -1 2 £360 -4.00%
Borehamwood - 2 £380 -
Welwyn Garden City +7 1 £600 +60.00%
Rickmansworth - 1 £685 - 1
Change Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 17 (36.17%) PRINCE2
2 15 (31.91%) ERP
2 15 (31.91%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (25.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
4 11 (23.40%) Project Management
5 10 (21.28%) Migration
5 10 (21.28%) Finance
6 9 (19.15%) SAP
7 8 (17.02%) Quality Management
7 8 (17.02%) Data Migration
7 8 (17.02%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 7 (14.89%) Change Control
8 7 (14.89%) Line Management
9 6 (12.77%) Contingency Planning
9 6 (12.77%) SuccessFactors
9 6 (12.77%) QMS
9 6 (12.77%) Windows
10 5 (10.64%) WAN
10 5 (10.64%) CRM
10 5 (10.64%) Risk Management
10 5 (10.64%) Dynamics CRM
10 5 (10.64%) Degree
10 5 (10.64%) PMO
10 5 (10.64%) Business Change Management
11 4 (8.51%) Project Planning
11 4 (8.51%) Procure-to-Pay
11 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
11 4 (8.51%) Supplier Management
11 4 (8.51%) Telecoms

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (4.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.13%) CMS
2 1 (2.13%) Confluence
2 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.13%) IIS
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (4.26%) SAP BPC
2 2 (4.26%) SAP QM
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (2.13%) SAP CO
3 1 (2.13%) SAP FI
3 1 (2.13%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.77%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (2.13%) ServiceMax
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) WAN
2 3 (6.38%) LAN
3 2 (4.26%) Intranet
4 1 (2.13%) DHCP
4 1 (2.13%) DNS
4 1 (2.13%) Firewall
4 1 (2.13%) GGSN
4 1 (2.13%) HTTP
4 1 (2.13%) MPLS
4 1 (2.13%) SAN
4 1 (2.13%) SMTP
4 1 (2.13%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.13%) Value-Added Service
4 1 (2.13%) VLAN
4 1 (2.13%) VoIP
4 1 (2.13%) VoWiFi
4 1 (2.13%) VPN
4 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.13%) Wireless
4 1 (2.13%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) SAP BW
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) JIRA
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.38%) Banking
3 3 (6.38%) Retail
4 1 (2.13%) Billing
4 1 (2.13%) Legal
4 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (34.04%) Project Manager
2 8 (17.02%) Analyst
3 5 (10.64%) CRM Manager
3 5 (10.64%) CRM Project Manager
3 5 (10.64%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
4 3 (6.38%) IT Manager
4 3 (6.38%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Change Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Data Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Data Migration Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (4.26%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) SAP Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) .NET
1 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (6.38%) Data Centre
1 3 (6.38%) Driving Licence
2 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.26%) Social Media
2 2 (4.26%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.13%) Biotechnology
3 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.13%) EPoS
3 1 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.13%) Pharmacovigilance
3 1 (2.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Unix
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.13%) Linux
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) PRINCE2
2 15 (31.91%) ERP
2 15 (31.91%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (23.40%) Project Management
4 10 (21.28%) Migration
5 8 (17.02%) Data Migration
5 8 (17.02%) Quality Management
5 8 (17.02%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 7 (14.89%) Change Control
6 7 (14.89%) Line Management
7 6 (12.77%) Contingency Planning
7 6 (12.77%) QMS
8 5 (10.64%) Business Change Management
8 5 (10.64%) CRM
8 5 (10.64%) Risk Management
9 4 (8.51%) ITIL
9 4 (8.51%) Procure-to-Pay
9 4 (8.51%) Project Planning
9 4 (8.51%) Supplier Management
10 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.38%) SQL
2 1 (2.13%) C++
2 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (10.64%) Degree
3 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.26%) CCNA
5 2 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.26%) MCSE
5 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.13%) CCNP
6 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) PMO
2 1 (2.13%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (2.13%) OpenView
1 1 (2.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 9 (19.15%) SAP
3 4 (8.51%) Cisco
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle
4 3 (6.38%) Dell
4 3 (6.38%) HP
5 2 (4.26%) Citrix
5 2 (4.26%) IBM
5 2 (4.26%) IBM Sterling
5 2 (4.26%) VMware
6 1 (2.13%) Apple
6 1 (2.13%) BMC
6 1 (2.13%) Borland
6 1 (2.13%) Hyperion
6 1 (2.13%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.13%) Mitel
6 1 (2.13%) Nokia
6 1 (2.13%) Redknee
6 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.13%) Toshiba