Period
to 31 March 2020

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 31 March 2020 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
31 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 32 55 30
Rank change year-on-year +23 -25 +14
Contract jobs citing Change Management 51 39 75
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.53% 2.83% 4.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.62% 3.44% 5.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 23 45
Median daily rate £425 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +16.13% -6.06%
10th Percentile £293 £365 £240
90th Percentile £528 £525 £525
East of England median daily rate £450 £453 £450
% change year-on-year -0.55% +0.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 7
Median hourly rate £40.91 - £35.00
10th Percentile £21.41 - £27.60
90th Percentile £64.83 - £39.60
East of England median hourly rate £21.57 - £35.00

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 907 1,135 1,253
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 80.62% 82.37% 81.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 646 659
Median daily rate £423 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.98% +10.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £202
90th Percentile £588 £575 £569
East of England median daily rate £426 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.44% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 61 71
Median hourly rate £18.37 £27.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.96% +54.29% -55.92%
10th Percentile £9.19 £11.16 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.63 £66.81 £47.25
Median hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year +7.69% -12.36% -32.58%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in Hertfordshire

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Change Management in Hertfordshire.

Daily rate trend for Change Management in Hertfordshire

Change Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Change Management in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 31 March 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Change Management in Hertfordshire

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Change Management in Hertfordshire.

Hourly rate trend for Change Management in Hertfordshire

Change Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Change Management in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 31 March 2020.

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 31 March 2020. 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 +8 25 £455 +1.11% 2
Stevenage - 5 £500 - 2
Rickmansworth -3 4 £294 - 1
Hatfield +6 3 - -
Royston - 2 £520 -
Welwyn Garden City +6 1 - -
Change Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 31 March 2020, 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 11 (21.57%) Finance
1 11 (21.57%) ServiceNow
2 10 (19.61%) ITIL
2 10 (19.61%) Project Management
2 10 (19.61%) Degree
3 9 (17.65%) Pharmaceutical
3 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (15.69%) SAP
4 8 (15.69%) ITSM
4 8 (15.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (13.73%) Six Sigma
6 6 (11.76%) ITIL V3
7 5 (9.80%) Lean Six Sigma
7 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (9.80%) Workday
8 4 (7.84%) Data Centre
8 4 (7.84%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (7.84%) Business Transformation
8 4 (7.84%) Design Thinking
8 4 (7.84%) Cisco
8 4 (7.84%) CCNP
8 4 (7.84%) PMI Certification
8 4 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (7.84%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (7.84%) PMI
8 4 (7.84%) Migration
8 4 (7.84%) Scrum
8 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
8 4 (7.84%) Service Management
8 4 (7.84%) CMDB

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 (1.96%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.96%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) PeopleSoft HCM
1 1 (1.96%) SAP BPC
1 1 (1.96%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Azure
1 2 (3.92%) Office 365
1 2 (3.92%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.96%) AWS
2 1 (1.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.96%) Firewall
2 1 (1.96%) Internet
2 1 (1.96%) SAN
2 1 (1.96%) VPN
2 1 (1.96%) WAN
2 1 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) JIRA
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 9 (17.65%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (5.88%) Retail
4 2 (3.92%) Law
4 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.92%) Marketing
5 1 (1.96%) French Language
5 1 (1.96%) German Language
5 1 (1.96%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 13 (25.49%) Change Manager
2 10 (19.61%) IT Manager
3 8 (15.69%) Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Business Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) HR Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) HR Business Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) IT Change Manager
4 5 (9.80%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.84%) Data Centre Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (7.84%) Migration Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Network Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Business Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Applications Support
7 2 (3.92%) Business Process Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Configuration Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Information Scientist
7 2 (3.92%) Process Manager
8 1 (1.96%) PMO Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.84%) CMDB
2 4 (7.84%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.84%) PMI
3 3 (5.88%) Life Science
4 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.96%) FMCG
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
1 2 (3.92%) Windows
1 2 (3.92%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.96%) CentOS
2 1 (1.96%) Debian
2 1 (1.96%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.61%) ITIL
1 10 (19.61%) Project Management
2 8 (15.69%) ITSM
2 8 (15.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (13.73%) Six Sigma
4 6 (11.76%) ITIL V3
5 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (9.80%) Lean Six Sigma
6 4 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.84%) Business Transformation
6 4 (7.84%) Design Thinking
6 4 (7.84%) Migration
6 4 (7.84%) Scrum
6 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
6 4 (7.84%) Service Management
7 3 (5.88%) Change Control
7 3 (5.88%) Data Analysis
7 3 (5.88%) Matrix Organization
7 3 (5.88%) Process Improvement
7 3 (5.88%) Project Delivery
Qualifications
1 10 (19.61%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) CCNP
2 4 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (7.84%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (7.84%) PMI Certification
3 3 (5.88%) PMP
4 1 (1.96%) MBA
4 1 (1.96%) PhD
4 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) GDPR
2 1 (1.96%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Virtual Desktop
1 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) ServiceNow
2 8 (15.69%) SAP
3 5 (9.80%) Workday
4 4 (7.84%) Cisco
5 3 (5.88%) Ariba
5 3 (5.88%) VMware
6 2 (3.92%) Apple
6 2 (3.92%) Citrix
6 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle
7 1 (1.96%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.96%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.96%) PTC