Period
to 16 August 2018

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 6 months to 16 August 2018 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
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 37 39
Rank change year-on-year +5 +2 -11
Contract jobs citing Change Management 72 54 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.57% 4.19% 3.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.59% 5.15% 4.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 22 25
Hertfordshire median daily rate £350 £369 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.08% -1.67% -7.69%
10th Percentile £210 £223 £313
90th Percentile £574 £594 £500
East of England median daily rate £416 £425 £450
% change year-on-year -2.06% -5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.71 £22.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.15% +13.75% -46.67%
East of England median hourly rate £17.71 £21.44 £32.00
% change year-on-year -17.40% -33.00% -14.67%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,289 1,049 1,150
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 81.89% 81.38% 79.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 742 544 616
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 £411 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.30% +2.81% +5.12%
10th Percentile £210 £213 £220
90th Percentile £569 £588 £550
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 66 47
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.32 £16.82 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.97% -32.72% +35.14%
10th Percentile £11.10 £11.76 £9.70
90th Percentile £46.25 £45.75 £53.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £26.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -32.69% +4.00% +9.89%

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 6 months to 16 August 2018.

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 6 months to 16 August 2018.

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 6 months to 16 August 2018. 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
Watford -1 12 £375 -3.23% 1
Welwyn Garden City -5 11 £371 -38.13%
Rickmansworth -3 6 £230 -66.42%
Stevenage -13 6 £500 - 1
Hatfield -5 5 £400 +33.33% 4
Hemel Hempstead -11 5 £250 +13.64% 2
Hertford - 3 £413 - 3
Ware - 1 - - 1
Change Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Change Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 27 (37.50%) ITIL
2 20 (27.78%) Windows
3 17 (23.61%) Service Management
3 17 (23.61%) VMware
3 17 (23.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (22.22%) Finance
5 15 (20.83%) SSL
5 15 (20.83%) Load Balancing
5 15 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (20.83%) Windows Server
6 14 (19.44%) Squid
7 13 (18.06%) Management Information System
7 13 (18.06%) PRINCE2
8 12 (16.67%) Project Management
8 12 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (13.89%) Data Centre
9 10 (13.89%) Retail
10 8 (11.11%) Business Analysis
10 8 (11.11%) Risk Management
10 8 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (11.11%) QA
10 8 (11.11%) PCI DSS
11 7 (9.72%) COSO
11 7 (9.72%) OWASP
11 7 (9.72%) COBIT
11 7 (9.72%) SABSA
11 7 (9.72%) Security Architecture
11 7 (9.72%) Waterfall

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 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.78%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 2 (2.78%) ResourceLink
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) Office 365
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.83%) SSL
2 3 (4.17%) Firewall
2 3 (4.17%) LAN
2 3 (4.17%) WAN
3 2 (2.78%) HTTP
3 2 (2.78%) SMTP
3 2 (2.78%) VoIP
4 1 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.39%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.39%) IPsec
4 1 (1.39%) Network Security
4 1 (1.39%) Skype
4 1 (1.39%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (1.39%) VLAN
4 1 (1.39%) VPN
4 1 (1.39%) Wireless
4 1 (1.39%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
General
1 16 (22.22%) Finance
2 10 (13.89%) Retail
3 7 (9.72%) Law
4 4 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (4.17%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.78%) Legal
6 2 (2.78%) Local Government
6 2 (2.78%) Marketing
6 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (36.11%) Analyst
2 20 (27.78%) Project Manager
3 14 (19.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 14 (19.44%) Operations Analyst
4 13 (18.06%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
5 11 (15.28%) Web Analyst
5 11 (15.28%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
6 9 (12.50%) Business Analyst
7 7 (9.72%) Applications Support
7 7 (9.72%) Architect
7 7 (9.72%) Email Analyst
7 7 (9.72%) Infrastructure Support
7 7 (9.72%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 7 (9.72%) Operational Support Analyst
7 7 (9.72%) Operations Support Analyst
7 7 (9.72%) Security Architect
7 7 (9.72%) Security Technical Architect
7 7 (9.72%) Technical Architect
8 6 (8.33%) Web Applications Analyst
8 6 (8.33%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.94%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.06%) Management Information System
2 10 (13.89%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.78%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.78%) PMI
4 2 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.39%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.39%) Life Science
5 1 (1.39%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.78%) Windows
2 15 (20.83%) Windows Server
2 15 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (5.56%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (37.50%) ITIL
2 17 (23.61%) Service Management
3 15 (20.83%) Load Balancing
4 13 (18.06%) PRINCE2
5 12 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (16.67%) Project Management
6 8 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 8 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 8 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (9.72%) OWASP
7 7 (9.72%) Patch Management
7 7 (9.72%) PRINCE
7 7 (9.72%) Programme Delivery
7 7 (9.72%) SABSA
7 7 (9.72%) Scrum
7 7 (9.72%) Security Architecture
7 7 (9.72%) Strategic Planning
7 7 (9.72%) TOGAF
7 7 (9.72%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 6 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.94%) PMI Certification
3 4 (5.56%) Degree
3 4 (5.56%) ISEB
3 4 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.17%) PMP
5 2 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.78%) MCP
5 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.39%) APMG
6 1 (1.39%) CCNA
6 1 (1.39%) CCNP
6 1 (1.39%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) PCI DSS
1 8 (11.11%) QA
2 7 (9.72%) COBIT
2 7 (9.72%) COSO
2 7 (9.72%) GDPR
3 2 (2.78%) ISO 13485
3 2 (2.78%) SLA
4 1 (1.39%) GCP
4 1 (1.39%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (23.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (19.44%) Squid
3 1 (1.39%) VMware NSX
Vendors
1 17 (23.61%) VMware
2 7 (9.72%) SAP
3 6 (8.33%) Oracle
4 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.17%) Cisco
6 2 (2.78%) Dell
6 2 (2.78%) HP
7 1 (1.39%) IFS
7 1 (1.39%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.39%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.39%) SolarWinds