The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 26 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
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 64 59
Rank change year-on-year -4 -5  
Contract jobs citing Change Management 743 732 792
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 3.58% 3.42% 3.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.13% 4.01% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 503 534
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £636 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £387
% change year-on-year +6.66% -3.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £23.89 £95.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.21% -74.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £14.00 £19.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £44.50 £171.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.24 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.92% +8.00%  

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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 17979 18242 19175
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 86.61% 85.33% 82.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12883 13341 13612
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £630 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 156 254
Median hourly rate £26.50 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.19% -4.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £46.00 £55.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Management in London

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Management in London

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Management in London

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Change Management in London

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 26 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
City of London -13 93 £450 -10.00% 23
Kingston Upon Thames -2 8 £500 -20.00%
Croydon +4 7 £450 - 1
Bromley +6 4 £450 -23.40% 1
Ealing +6 3 - -
Canary Wharf -6 3 £606 +38.57%
West End of London +10 2 £400 - 4
Brentford 0 2 - -
Ilford +2 1 £168 -64.73%
Surbiton -2 1 £475 -13.63%
Osterley -2 1 £463 +10.11%
New Malden - 1 - -
Feltham - 1 - -
Change Management
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 London region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 629 (43.02%) Finance
2 373 (25.51%) Banking
3 353 (24.15%) Project Management
4 271 (18.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 270 (18.47%) ITIL
6 199 (13.61%) Agile Software Development
7 180 (12.31%) Microsoft
8 172 (11.76%) SQL
9 167 (11.42%) Windows
10 164 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
11 152 (10.40%) PRINCE2
12 145 (9.92%) Business Analysis
13 126 (8.62%) Oracle
14 116 (7.93%) Degree
15 103 (7.05%) Service Management
16 97 (6.63%) Microsoft Office
17 95 (6.50%) ERP
18 92 (6.29%) Microsoft Excel
18 92 (6.29%) SAP
18 92 (6.29%) Risk Management
19 90 (6.16%) Linux
20 89 (6.09%) Migration
21 86 (5.88%) Security Cleared
22 81 (5.54%) Investment Banking
23 79 (5.40%) Problem Management
24 78 (5.34%) SharePoint
25 75 (5.13%) Analytics
26 74 (5.06%) SQL Server
26 74 (5.06%) Financial Institution
27 73 (4.99%) Java

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 78 (5.34%) SharePoint
2 28 (1.92%) Confluence
3 27 (1.85%) MS Exchange
4 20 (1.37%) WebSphere
5 14 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (0.89%) CMS
6 13 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
7 12 (0.82%) Skype for Business
8 9 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (0.62%) IIS
8 9 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
11 6 (0.41%) Apache
11 6 (0.41%) Documentum
11 6 (0.41%) MQSeries
11 6 (0.41%) OpenStack
11 6 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
12 5 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.27%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 97 (6.63%) Microsoft Office
2 92 (6.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 58 (3.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 58 (3.97%) MS Visio
4 54 (3.69%) Microsoft Project
5 8 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.14%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.068%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.068%) Camtasia
8 1 (0.068%) InDesign
8 1 (0.068%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 5 (0.34%) SAP SD
4 5 (0.34%) thinkFolio
5 4 (0.27%) Eagle PACE
5 4 (0.27%) Global One
5 4 (0.27%) iTrent
5 4 (0.27%) Markit EDM
5 4 (0.27%) SAP WM
5 4 (0.27%) Siebel CRM
5 4 (0.27%) Sonata
6 3 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (0.21%) Oracle Utilities
6 3 (0.21%) SAP CO
6 3 (0.21%) SAP HCM
6 3 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.21%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 54 (3.69%) Office 365
2 43 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (0.96%) SaaS
5 10 (0.68%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 10 (0.68%) SuccessFactors
6 9 (0.62%) Azure Active Directory
7 8 (0.55%) Force.com
8 7 (0.48%) PaaS
9 6 (0.41%) Dynamics 365
10 4 (0.27%) BPaaS
10 4 (0.27%) G Suite
11 3 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (0.21%) Amazon EMR
11 3 (0.21%) Amazon Kinesis
11 3 (0.21%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.21%) Basecamp
11 3 (0.21%) Route 53
11 3 (0.21%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 68 (4.65%) Firewall
2 39 (2.67%) WAN
3 32 (2.19%) VPN
4 31 (2.12%) LAN
5 29 (1.98%) DNS
6 25 (1.71%) TCP/IP
7 24 (1.64%) LDAP
8 21 (1.44%) Internet
8 21 (1.44%) Intranet
9 19 (1.30%) Network Security
9 19 (1.30%) Wireless
10 18 (1.23%) DHCP
11 17 (1.16%) SAN
12 15 (1.03%) NetScaler
13 11 (0.75%) SSL
14 10 (0.68%) HTTP
14 10 (0.68%) VLAN
15 8 (0.55%) Ethernet
15 8 (0.55%) MPLS
15 8 (0.55%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (5.06%) SQL Server
2 31 (2.12%) Big Data
3 30 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
4 26 (1.78%) Oracle Database
5 25 (1.71%) Blockchain
6 20 (1.37%) Relational Database
7 19 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (0.75%) DB2
11 11 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
11 11 (0.75%) RDBMS
11 11 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
12 9 (0.62%) Hadoop
12 9 (0.62%) MySQL
12 9 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (0.55%) Data Mining
13 8 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 58 (3.97%) JIRA
2 14 (0.96%) Jenkins
2 14 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (0.89%) Subversion
4 11 (0.75%) Git (software)
5 9 (0.62%) Visual Studio
6 8 (0.55%) Ant
7 5 (0.34%) Maven
7 5 (0.34%) NUnit
8 4 (0.27%) ClearCase
8 4 (0.27%) NetBeans
8 4 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (0.21%) CruiseControl
9 3 (0.21%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.21%) Selenium
9 3 (0.21%) Talend Open Studio
10 2 (0.14%) ERwin
10 2 (0.14%) JUnit
10 2 (0.14%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (0.14%) webpack
General
1 629 (43.02%) Finance
2 373 (25.51%) Banking
3 81 (5.54%) Investment Banking
4 74 (5.06%) Financial Institution
5 63 (4.31%) Retail
6 62 (4.24%) Legal
7 43 (2.94%) Marketing
8 39 (2.67%) Front Office
9 36 (2.46%) Back Office
10 26 (1.78%) Telecoms
11 15 (1.03%) Manufacturing
12 14 (0.96%) Law
13 13 (0.89%) Billing
14 12 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
15 10 (0.68%) Advertising
15 10 (0.68%) Corporate Banking
15 10 (0.68%) Publishing
16 8 (0.55%) General Ledger
16 8 (0.55%) Local Government
17 7 (0.48%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 328 (22.44%) Analyst
2 244 (16.69%) Project Manager
3 194 (13.27%) Business Analyst
4 112 (7.66%) Change Manager
5 111 (7.59%) Consultant
6 106 (7.25%) Developer
7 55 (3.76%) Business Manager
8 54 (3.69%) Business Change Manager
9 52 (3.56%) Architect
10 47 (3.21%) IT Manager
10 47 (3.21%) Programme Manager
11 37 (2.53%) Administrator
11 37 (2.53%) Service Analyst
12 30 (2.05%) DBA
13 29 (1.98%) MiFID Business Analyst
13 29 (1.98%) Senior Analyst
13 29 (1.98%) Support Analyst
14 28 (1.92%) Service Manager
15 27 (1.85%) IT Project Manager
15 27 (1.85%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (3.76%) Web Services
2 36 (2.46%) HTML
3 34 (2.33%) Middleware
4 28 (1.92%) .NET
4 28 (1.92%) JSON
5 21 (1.44%) CSS
5 21 (1.44%) jQuery
5 21 (1.44%) REST
6 20 (1.37%) SOAP
6 20 (1.37%) XML
7 17 (1.16%) FIX Protocol
8 16 (1.09%) HTML5
9 14 (0.96%) Visualforce
10 13 (0.89%) AngularJS
11 12 (0.82%) J2EE
11 12 (0.82%) Spring
12 11 (0.75%) WebSphere MQ
13 9 (0.62%) Node.js
14 8 (0.55%) ASP.NET
14 8 (0.55%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 164 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
2 68 (4.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 65 (4.45%) Management Information System
4 62 (4.24%) Data Centre
5 61 (4.17%) Fintech
6 52 (3.56%) Derivative
7 32 (2.19%) Fixed Income
8 27 (1.85%) Computer Science
9 20 (1.37%) PMI
10 18 (1.23%) Virtual Team
11 17 (1.16%) Equities
11 17 (1.16%) SWIFT
12 16 (1.09%) FMCG
12 16 (1.09%) NHS
13 15 (1.03%) Credit Risk
13 15 (1.03%) Reference Data
13 15 (1.03%) User Experience
14 14 (0.96%) Social Media
15 13 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
15 13 (0.89%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 167 (11.42%) Windows
2 90 (6.16%) Linux
3 70 (4.79%) Unix
4 36 (2.46%) Windows Server
5 34 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (1.98%) Windows 7
7 24 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (1.30%) Windows 10
8 19 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (1.09%) AIX
10 15 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (1.03%) Solaris
10 15 (1.03%) SUSE
11 14 (0.96%) Android
11 14 (0.96%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 12 (0.82%) Apple iOS
13 10 (0.68%) Oracle Linux
14 6 (0.41%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.21%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.21%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 353 (24.15%) Project Management
2 271 (18.54%) Stakeholder Management
3 270 (18.47%) ITIL
4 199 (13.61%) Agile Software Development
5 152 (10.40%) PRINCE2
6 145 (9.92%) Business Analysis
7 103 (7.05%) Service Management
8 95 (6.50%) ERP
9 92 (6.29%) Risk Management
10 89 (6.09%) Migration
11 79 (5.40%) Problem Management
12 75 (5.13%) Analytics
13 66 (4.51%) CRM
14 60 (4.10%) Scrum
15 59 (4.04%) Programme Management
16 58 (3.97%) Asset Management
16 58 (3.97%) Incident Management
16 58 (3.97%) Service Delivery
17 56 (3.83%) User Acceptance Testing
18 55 (3.76%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 172 (11.76%) SQL
2 73 (4.99%) Java
3 45 (3.08%) C#
4 43 (2.94%) JavaScript
5 42 (2.87%) Python
6 39 (2.67%) PowerShell
7 33 (2.26%) Perl
8 31 (2.12%) C
9 28 (1.92%) Shell Script
10 17 (1.16%) Bash Shell
10 17 (1.16%) C++
11 14 (0.96%) Apex Code
11 14 (0.96%) VBA
12 13 (0.89%) SOQL
13 12 (0.82%) T-SQL
14 10 (0.68%) PL/SQL
15 9 (0.62%) Ruby
15 9 (0.62%) Scala
16 8 (0.55%) VB
17 7 (0.48%) R
Qualifications
1 116 (7.93%) Degree
2 86 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 55 (3.76%) SC Cleared
4 47 (3.21%) ITIL Certification
5 38 (2.60%) PMI Certification
6 28 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 27 (1.85%) DV Cleared
8 23 (1.57%) PMP
9 20 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
9 20 (1.37%) ISEB
10 17 (1.16%) MCSE
10 17 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 13 (0.89%) Computer Science Degree
12 12 (0.82%) CCIE
12 12 (0.82%) CCNP
13 11 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 10 (0.68%) CISSP
15 9 (0.62%) ACCA
16 8 (0.55%) BPSS Clearance
16 8 (0.55%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (4.51%) MiFID
2 55 (3.76%) PMO
3 51 (3.49%) SLA
4 44 (3.01%) QA
5 30 (2.05%) EMIR
6 21 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 20 (1.37%) Dodd-Frank
8 12 (0.82%) Data Quality
9 8 (0.55%) GDPR
9 8 (0.55%) PCI DSS
10 7 (0.48%) COBIT
11 6 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
11 6 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 5 (0.34%) FATCA
12 5 (0.34%) ISO 9001
13 3 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 3 (0.21%) Solvency II
14 2 (0.14%) Basel III
14 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 2 (0.14%) P3O
System Software
1 73 (4.99%) Active Directory
2 34 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.82%) Virtual Servers
4 10 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (0.62%) Hyper-V
5 9 (0.62%) XenApp
6 8 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (0.55%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 8 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (0.55%) vSphere
7 6 (0.41%) XenDesktop
8 5 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 5 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
9 4 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (0.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 3 (0.21%) Docker
10 3 (0.21%) iptables
10 3 (0.21%) SRDF
10 3 (0.21%) Veritas File System
10 3 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 24 (1.64%) SCCM
2 15 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (0.89%) SCOM
4 11 (0.75%) Puppet
5 10 (0.68%) Tivoli
6 8 (0.55%) Ansible
6 8 (0.55%) NetBackup
6 8 (0.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 7 (0.48%) Piwik
8 6 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
8 6 (0.41%) Cisco Prime
8 6 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
9 5 (0.34%) vCenter Server
9 5 (0.34%) WMI
10 4 (0.27%) Dollar Universe
10 4 (0.27%) Jamf Pro
10 4 (0.27%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (0.27%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 4 (0.27%) vMotion
11 3 (0.21%) Control-M
Vendors
1 180 (12.31%) Microsoft
2 126 (8.62%) Oracle
3 92 (6.29%) SAP
4 64 (4.38%) Cisco
5 49 (3.35%) VMware
6 44 (3.01%) Citrix
7 43 (2.94%) IBM
8 36 (2.46%) ServiceNow
9 34 (2.33%) HP
9 34 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
10 28 (1.92%) Sybase
11 22 (1.50%) Red Hat
11 22 (1.50%) SolarWinds
12 17 (1.16%) Palo Alto
13 16 (1.09%) F5
14 15 (1.03%) AppDynamics
14 15 (1.03%) Juniper
15 14 (0.96%) Apple
15 14 (0.96%) Remedy
16 13 (0.89%) Google
City, London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Eaglecliff
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 hours ago
East London
Eaglecliff
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Rate: £445 - £495 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer People
Rate: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: From £28,000 to £31,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Commonwealth Parliamentary Association
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
IQ Public Sector
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Graham Matthews
Rate: From £400 to £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cititec
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oscar
Rate: £500 - £501 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
MegaNexus Limited
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Red10
Rate: £700 - £750 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
onezeero.
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Clear Edge Consulting
Rate: From £500 to £750 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Roc Search
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Square One Resources
Rate: market rates
Posted: 7 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £445 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 20 days ago