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 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Change Management
England / London
Rank 59 60 62
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2  
Contract jobs citing Change Management 719 771 688
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 3.74% 3.48% 3.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.39% 4.09% 3.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 536 478
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 12
Median hourly rate £47.50 £21.39 £29.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +122.06% -26.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.50 £16.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £65.00 £51.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -14.51% -  

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 16395 18853 17384
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 85.18% 85.15% 82.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 11793 13608 12215
Median daily rate £480 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 194 249
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.44% +12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

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 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 March 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 March 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 -7 111 £475 +0.52% 23
Brentford +6 11 £325 -16.66%
Kingston Upon Thames -1 6 £450 +42.85%
Uxbridge +9 5 £385 +10.00% 1
Canary Wharf -9 4 £535 +18.88%
Docklands, London -2 3 £575 +30.97%
Hammersmith - 3 - -
Bromley +11 2 £400 -23.80%
Westminster +5 2 - -
Wimbledon -2 2 £625 +47.05%
Ealing +4 1 £325 -
West End of London 0 1 - - 3
Feltham -1 1 £275 -17.66%
Romford - 1 £145 -
Surbiton - 1 £475 - 1
Hendon - 1 £214 -
Chessington - 1 £300 -
Hackney - 1 £525 -
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 603 (43.63%) Finance
2 329 (23.81%) Project Management
3 307 (22.21%) Banking
4 305 (22.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 221 (15.99%) ITIL
6 213 (15.41%) Agile Software Development
7 166 (12.01%) Microsoft
8 148 (10.71%) PRINCE2
9 139 (10.06%) SQL
10 136 (9.84%) Business Analysis
11 133 (9.62%) Oracle
11 133 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
12 129 (9.33%) Windows
13 125 (9.04%) MS Excel
14 119 (8.61%) ERP
15 113 (8.18%) Service Management
16 99 (7.16%) Degree
17 98 (7.09%) Linux
18 92 (6.66%) Programme Management
19 88 (6.37%) MS Office
20 87 (6.30%) SAP
21 82 (5.93%) Risk Management
22 81 (5.86%) Migration
22 81 (5.86%) Security Cleared
23 77 (5.57%) SQL Server
24 76 (5.50%) Management Information System
25 74 (5.35%) SharePoint
26 69 (4.99%) Active Directory
26 69 (4.99%) Cisco
26 69 (4.99%) MiFID

Change Management
Top Related 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 74 (5.35%) SharePoint
2 24 (1.74%) WebSphere
3 22 (1.59%) Confluence
4 20 (1.45%) MS Exchange
5 17 (1.23%) CMS
6 14 (1.01%) Skype for Business
7 11 (0.80%) Apache
7 11 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (0.72%) IIS
9 9 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (0.51%) Tomcat
11 6 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (0.43%) MQSeries
11 6 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (0.29%) EPiServer
13 4 (0.29%) Office Communications Server
13 4 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 125 (9.04%) MS Excel
2 88 (6.37%) MS Office
3 64 (4.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 60 (4.34%) MS Visio
5 50 (3.62%) MS Project
6 6 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.29%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.072%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.072%) InDesign
9 1 (0.072%) LaTeX
9 1 (0.072%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.65%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 7 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.43%) Sonata
6 4 (0.29%) Demantra
6 4 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.29%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 4 (0.29%) RMDS
7 3 (0.22%) Eagle PACE
7 3 (0.22%) Lorenzo
7 3 (0.22%) Markit EDM
7 3 (0.22%) Oracle Utilities
7 3 (0.22%) SAP CRM
7 3 (0.22%) SAP SD
7 3 (0.22%) Temenos T24
8 2 (0.14%) HiPortfolio
8 2 (0.14%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.14%) SAP HR
8 2 (0.14%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 43 (3.11%) Office 365
2 36 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (0.94%) Amazon S3
4 13 (0.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 12 (0.87%) Amazon ELB
5 12 (0.87%) Amazon EMR
5 12 (0.87%) Amazon Kinesis
5 12 (0.87%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 12 (0.87%) Route 53
6 11 (0.80%) SaaS
7 7 (0.51%) SuccessFactors
8 6 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
8 6 (0.43%) Yammer
9 5 (0.36%) Force.com
9 5 (0.36%) G Suite
10 4 (0.29%) GitHub
11 2 (0.14%) OneDrive
11 2 (0.14%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 56 (4.05%) Firewall
2 41 (2.97%) LAN
3 38 (2.75%) TCP/IP
3 38 (2.75%) WAN
4 35 (2.53%) VPN
5 32 (2.32%) Wireless
6 31 (2.24%) DNS
7 25 (1.81%) Internet
7 25 (1.81%) Network Security
8 21 (1.52%) SAN
9 19 (1.37%) Cisco ASA
10 18 (1.30%) DHCP
11 16 (1.16%) Ethernet
11 16 (1.16%) NAS
12 15 (1.09%) BGP
13 14 (1.01%) Cisco Nexus
13 14 (1.01%) Intranet
13 14 (1.01%) SSL
14 13 (0.94%) HTTP
15 11 (0.80%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (5.57%) SQL Server
2 38 (2.75%) Big Data
3 32 (2.32%) Data Warehouse
4 29 (2.10%) Relational Database
5 23 (1.66%) Oracle Database
6 17 (1.23%) MySQL
7 16 (1.16%) RDBMS
8 13 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
9 12 (0.87%) DB2
9 12 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (0.72%) Blockchain
11 10 (0.72%) Hadoop
11 10 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (0.51%) QlikView
14 6 (0.43%) InterSystems Cache
14 6 (0.43%) MongoDB
14 6 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (0.36%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 48 (3.47%) JIRA
2 29 (2.10%) Jenkins
3 21 (1.52%) Git (software)
4 18 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (0.58%) Subversion
6 6 (0.43%) Ant
7 5 (0.36%) NUnit
7 5 (0.36%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (0.29%) GitLab
8 4 (0.29%) Hudson
8 4 (0.29%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.22%) ClearCase
9 3 (0.22%) CruiseControl
9 3 (0.22%) ERwin
9 3 (0.22%) Maven
9 3 (0.22%) MSI
9 3 (0.22%) Selenium
9 3 (0.22%) Talend Open Studio
9 3 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 603 (43.63%) Finance
2 307 (22.21%) Banking
3 65 (4.70%) Legal
4 63 (4.56%) Retail
5 60 (4.34%) Investment Banking
6 57 (4.12%) Financial Institution
7 40 (2.89%) Marketing
8 37 (2.68%) Back Office
9 34 (2.46%) Front Office
10 27 (1.95%) Telecoms
11 26 (1.88%) Law
12 20 (1.45%) Games
13 14 (1.01%) Billing
14 12 (0.87%) Advertising
15 11 (0.80%) Manufacturing
15 11 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
16 8 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
17 7 (0.51%) Publishing
18 6 (0.43%) Local Government
18 6 (0.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 325 (23.52%) Analyst
2 229 (16.57%) Project Manager
3 177 (12.81%) Business Analyst
4 126 (9.12%) Change Manager
5 76 (5.50%) Consultant
6 74 (5.35%) Developer
7 52 (3.76%) Programme Manager
8 47 (3.40%) Business Manager
9 46 (3.33%) Administrator
10 44 (3.18%) Business Change Manager
11 43 (3.11%) IT Manager
12 40 (2.89%) Architect
13 32 (2.32%) Senior Manager
14 30 (2.17%) Network Engineer
14 30 (2.17%) Service Analyst
15 27 (1.95%) Implementation Manager
16 26 (1.88%) Support Analyst
17 25 (1.81%) SAP Manager
18 24 (1.74%) Banking Analyst
18 24 (1.74%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (3.11%) Web Services
2 40 (2.89%) .NET
3 28 (2.03%) HTML
4 27 (1.95%) Middleware
5 26 (1.88%) XML
6 20 (1.45%) JSON
7 17 (1.23%) CSS
8 16 (1.16%) SOAP
9 14 (1.01%) FIX Protocol
10 13 (0.94%) jQuery
11 11 (0.80%) REST
12 10 (0.72%) WebSphere MQ
13 9 (0.65%) AngularJS
13 9 (0.65%) HTML5
13 9 (0.65%) Visualforce
14 8 (0.58%) Software Packaging
15 7 (0.51%) .NET Framework
15 7 (0.51%) Kafka
15 7 (0.51%) RESTful
15 7 (0.51%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 133 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
2 76 (5.50%) Management Information System
3 55 (3.98%) Derivative
4 51 (3.69%) Data Centre
5 47 (3.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 31 (2.24%) Fixed Income
7 28 (2.03%) Fintech
8 26 (1.88%) Equities
9 22 (1.59%) Credit Risk
9 22 (1.59%) SWIFT
10 19 (1.37%) Virtual Team
11 15 (1.09%) Market Risk
11 15 (1.09%) NHS
12 14 (1.01%) PMI
12 14 (1.01%) User Experience
13 13 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
14 12 (0.87%) Computer Science
14 12 (0.87%) OTC Derivatives
15 11 (0.80%) Replication
16 10 (0.72%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 129 (9.33%) Windows
2 98 (7.09%) Linux
3 67 (4.85%) Unix
4 31 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (2.03%) Windows Server
6 27 (1.95%) Windows 7
7 23 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (1.45%) AIX
8 20 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (1.16%) Solaris
9 16 (1.16%) Windows 10
10 14 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (0.94%) Apple iOS
11 13 (0.94%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 12 (0.87%) Android
12 12 (0.87%) SUSE
13 8 (0.58%) Oracle Linux
14 7 (0.51%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.29%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 329 (23.81%) Project Management
2 305 (22.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 221 (15.99%) ITIL
4 213 (15.41%) Agile Software Development
5 148 (10.71%) PRINCE2
6 136 (9.84%) Business Analysis
7 119 (8.61%) ERP
8 113 (8.18%) Service Management
9 92 (6.66%) Programme Management
10 82 (5.93%) Risk Management
11 81 (5.86%) Migration
12 64 (4.63%) Problem Management
13 63 (4.56%) Release Management
14 62 (4.49%) CRM
14 62 (4.49%) User Acceptance Testing
15 59 (4.27%) Continuous Improvement
16 58 (4.20%) Service Delivery
17 57 (4.12%) DevOps
17 57 (4.12%) Project Planning
17 57 (4.12%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 139 (10.06%) SQL
2 58 (4.20%) Java
3 50 (3.62%) Python
4 38 (2.75%) Perl
5 35 (2.53%) PowerShell
6 33 (2.39%) JavaScript
7 32 (2.32%) C#
8 31 (2.24%) C
9 26 (1.88%) Shell Script
10 25 (1.81%) Ruby
11 24 (1.74%) Bash Shell
12 21 (1.52%) C++
13 15 (1.09%) VB
14 14 (1.01%) Go
15 12 (0.87%) Scala
16 9 (0.65%) Apex Code
16 9 (0.65%) PL/SQL
16 9 (0.65%) SOQL
16 9 (0.65%) VBA
17 8 (0.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 99 (7.16%) Degree
2 81 (5.86%) Security Cleared
3 49 (3.55%) SC Cleared
4 28 (2.03%) DV Cleared
4 28 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (1.88%) PMI Certification
6 22 (1.59%) PMP
7 21 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
8 20 (1.45%) MCSE
9 18 (1.30%) ISEB
10 16 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 15 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 13 (0.94%) CCNP
13 11 (0.80%) ACCA
14 10 (0.72%) CCIE
14 10 (0.72%) CIMA
14 10 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 10 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 9 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (4.99%) MiFID
2 59 (4.27%) PMO
3 51 (3.69%) QA
4 50 (3.62%) SLA
5 31 (2.24%) EMIR
6 21 (1.52%) Dodd-Frank
7 17 (1.23%) Data Quality
8 13 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 10 (0.72%) Basel III
9 10 (0.72%) ISO 9001
10 7 (0.51%) PCI DSS
11 6 (0.43%) COBIT
11 6 (0.43%) FATCA
11 6 (0.43%) PMBOK
12 5 (0.36%) IFRS
12 5 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 4 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
13 4 (0.29%) IFRS 9
14 3 (0.22%) CRD IV
14 3 (0.22%) GDPR
System Software
1 69 (4.99%) Active Directory
2 41 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (1.01%) Virtual Servers
4 13 (0.94%) NFS
4 13 (0.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 13 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
5 11 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (0.51%) Docker
6 7 (0.51%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.51%) VMware ESX
7 6 (0.43%) ProxySG
7 6 (0.43%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 6 (0.43%) vSphere
7 6 (0.43%) XenDesktop
8 5 (0.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 5 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (0.29%) XenApp
10 3 (0.22%) Samba
Systems Management
1 28 (2.03%) Ansible
1 28 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
2 26 (1.88%) Puppet
3 24 (1.74%) SCCM
4 12 (0.87%) Tivoli
5 11 (0.80%) NetBackup
5 11 (0.80%) SCOM
6 9 (0.65%) Nagios
7 8 (0.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 7 (0.51%) WMI
9 6 (0.43%) Piwik
9 6 (0.43%) vMotion
10 5 (0.36%) OPNET
10 5 (0.36%) Salt
10 5 (0.36%) WSUS
11 4 (0.29%) Cacti
11 4 (0.29%) Cisco Prime
11 4 (0.29%) Hadoop YARN
11 4 (0.29%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 4 (0.29%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 166 (12.01%) Microsoft
2 133 (9.62%) Oracle
3 87 (6.30%) SAP
4 69 (4.99%) Cisco
5 56 (4.05%) VMware
6 46 (3.33%) Citrix
7 43 (3.11%) IBM
8 42 (3.04%) HP
9 32 (2.32%) Salesforce.com
10 25 (1.81%) Red Hat
11 22 (1.59%) CheckPoint
12 20 (1.45%) Remedy
12 20 (1.45%) SolarWinds
13 19 (1.37%) Sybase
14 18 (1.30%) Apple
14 18 (1.30%) Blue Coat
14 18 (1.30%) Juniper
14 18 (1.30%) Palo Alto
15 14 (1.01%) ServiceNow
16 13 (0.94%) F5
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Cititec
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £340.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Washington Frank
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Harris Global
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £200- £250 / day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £850 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ebury
Rate: £454.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
London
IQ Public Sector
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cititec
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cititec
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
PCR
Rate: £300 - £315 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £500 - £650 per day + experience dependant
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Granite Consulting
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £180 - £220 per day
Posted: 2 days ago