Period
to 8 July 2020

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 6 months to 8 July 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
England > London
6 months to
8 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 55 97 73
Rank change year-on-year +42 -24 -5
Contract jobs citing Change Management 767 1,112 1,587
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 4.32% 2.66% 3.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.86% 3.00% 3.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 664 1,125
Median daily rate £475 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £313
90th Percentile £624 £675 £675
England median daily rate £475 £465 £450
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 24
Median hourly rate £38.50 £28.25 £16.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.28% +66.91% -45.40%
10th Percentile £26.55 £15.00 £13.23
90th Percentile £62.05 £56.63 £43.40
England median hourly rate £27.18 £27.50 £24.56
% change year-on-year -1.18% +11.97% -8.46%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 15,779 37,094 41,434
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 88.81% 88.82% 88.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,767 26,518 30,020
Median daily rate £525 £520 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +5.15%
10th Percentile £331 £340 £325
90th Percentile £713 £688 £675
England median daily rate £480 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +1.05% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 268 436 570
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.50 £24.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% +1.70% -2.31%
10th Percentile £16.05 £12.75 £14.00
90th Percentile £55.30 £53.75 £52.63
Median hourly rate £32.50 £24.91 £22.00
% change year-on-year +30.46% +13.24% -12.00%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in London

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for Change Management in London

Change Management
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Change Management in London over the 6 months to 8 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Change Management in London

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Hourly rate trend for Change Management in London

Change Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Change Management in London over the 6 months to 8 July 2020.

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 6 months to 8 July 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
Central London +39 118 £500 +2.56% 5
West London +14 31 £425 -10.53% 1
East London +47 14 £380 -27.62%
South London +28 8 £269 -32.81% 4
North London +14 1 - - 2
Change Management
England

For the 6 months to 8 July 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 London region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 427 (55.67%) Finance
2 275 (35.85%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 167 (21.77%) Agile Software Development
4 111 (14.47%) Banking
5 97 (12.65%) Microsoft
6 91 (11.86%) Project Management
7 84 (10.95%) Java
8 75 (9.78%) Stakeholder Management
9 70 (9.13%) ITIL
10 68 (8.87%) Migration
11 65 (8.47%) Azure
12 62 (8.08%) SQL
13 61 (7.95%) Windows
14 59 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
15 58 (7.56%) JIRA
16 57 (7.43%) Risk Management
17 52 (6.78%) Microservices
18 51 (6.65%) Security Cleared
19 50 (6.52%) DevOps
19 50 (6.52%) Project Delivery
20 49 (6.39%) Analytical Skills
21 47 (6.13%) Degree
22 46 (6.00%) Microsoft Excel
22 46 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
23 45 (5.87%) Active Directory
23 45 (5.87%) Continuous Improvement
24 44 (5.74%) Management Information System
25 43 (5.61%) SC Cleared
26 41 (5.35%) Confluence
27 40 (5.22%) Linux

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 41 (5.35%) Confluence
2 21 (2.74%) SharePoint
3 12 (1.56%) Apache
4 7 (0.91%) SAS
4 7 (0.91%) Skype for Business
5 6 (0.78%) CMS
5 6 (0.78%) MS Exchange
6 5 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (0.65%) IIS
7 4 (0.52%) nginx
7 4 (0.52%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.39%) JBoss
8 3 (0.39%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.26%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.13%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.13%) Appian
10 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.13%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 46 (6.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (2.09%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 12 (1.56%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.26%) RoboHelp
7 1 (0.13%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 10 (1.30%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (0.65%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.26%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.26%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.26%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.13%) Northgate Housing
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.13%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.13%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.13%) SAP MDG
5 1 (0.13%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 65 (8.47%) Azure
2 34 (4.43%) Office 365
3 20 (2.61%) AWS
4 15 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
5 14 (1.83%) GCP
6 12 (1.56%) Azure Data Factory
7 11 (1.43%) GitHub
7 11 (1.43%) Power Platform
8 9 (1.17%) Dynamics 365
9 8 (1.04%) OneDrive
10 6 (0.78%) SaaS
10 6 (0.78%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 6 (0.78%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 6 (0.78%) Slack
11 5 (0.65%) Mimecast
11 5 (0.65%) OpenShift
11 5 (0.65%) PaaS
11 5 (0.65%) SuccessFactors
12 4 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (0.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.39%) Firewall
2 20 (2.61%) Network Security
3 16 (2.09%) Cisco Nexus
3 16 (2.09%) DNS
4 12 (1.56%) VPN
5 11 (1.43%) DHCP
6 9 (1.17%) VLAN
7 8 (1.04%) SAN
8 7 (0.91%) LAN
8 7 (0.91%) Skype
8 7 (0.91%) Wireshark
9 6 (0.78%) Multicast
9 6 (0.78%) OSPF
9 6 (0.78%) WAN
10 5 (0.65%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (0.65%) Ethernet
10 5 (0.65%) Kerberos
10 5 (0.65%) TCP/IP
10 5 (0.65%) Wireless
11 4 (0.52%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (4.04%) SQL Server
2 27 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (1.83%) Oracle Database
5 11 (1.43%) Azure SQL Database
5 11 (1.43%) Power BI
6 9 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (1.17%) Relational Database
7 7 (0.91%) Data Lake
7 7 (0.91%) MongoDB
8 6 (0.78%) MySQL
9 5 (0.65%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 5 (0.65%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (0.52%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (0.52%) Sybase ASE
11 3 (0.39%) Big Data
11 3 (0.39%) MariaDB
11 3 (0.39%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 58 (7.56%) JIRA
2 27 (3.52%) Git (software)
3 19 (2.48%) Jenkins
4 11 (1.43%) Sonatype Nexus
5 8 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (0.91%) Subversion
6 7 (0.91%) TeamCity
6 7 (0.91%) Visual Studio
7 6 (0.78%) Cucumber
7 6 (0.78%) Selenium
8 4 (0.52%) Bitbucket
8 4 (0.52%) Protractor
9 3 (0.39%) CocoaPods
9 3 (0.39%) git-flow
9 3 (0.39%) GitLab
9 3 (0.39%) Maven
9 3 (0.39%) WebLogic Workshop
9 3 (0.39%) Xcode
10 2 (0.26%) Ant
10 2 (0.26%) ClearCase
General
1 427 (55.67%) Finance
2 111 (14.47%) Banking
3 22 (2.87%) Legal
3 22 (2.87%) Public Sector
4 21 (2.74%) Marketing
5 17 (2.22%) Front Office
6 15 (1.96%) Investment Banking
7 14 (1.83%) Telecoms
8 13 (1.69%) Financial Institution
9 11 (1.43%) Law
10 10 (1.30%) Manufacturing
11 9 (1.17%) Retail
12 7 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.78%) Retail Banking
14 5 (0.65%) Local Government
15 4 (0.52%) Advertising
16 3 (0.39%) Back Office
16 3 (0.39%) Billing
16 3 (0.39%) Electronics
16 3 (0.39%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 155 (20.21%) Developer
2 130 (16.95%) Analyst
3 69 (9.00%) Project Manager
4 58 (7.56%) Business Analyst
5 51 (6.65%) Java Developer
6 43 (5.61%) Change Manager
7 41 (5.35%) Consultant
8 34 (4.43%) Programme Manager
9 27 (3.52%) Network Engineer
10 22 (2.87%) Architect
11 21 (2.74%) React Developer
11 21 (2.74%) Senior Network Engineer
11 21 (2.74%) Technical Analyst
12 20 (2.61%) Administrator
13 17 (2.22%) Transformation Manager
14 16 (2.09%) IT Manager
15 14 (1.83%) SQL Analyst
16 12 (1.56%) Angular Developer
16 12 (1.56%) Business Manager
16 12 (1.56%) ETL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (3.78%) React
2 26 (3.39%) Spring
3 25 (3.26%) Spring Boot
4 21 (2.74%) .NET
4 21 (2.74%) CSS
5 20 (2.61%) AngularJS
5 20 (2.61%) Spring Cloud
6 19 (2.48%) HTML
7 18 (2.35%) Web Services
8 13 (1.69%) Node.js
9 10 (1.30%) REST
9 10 (1.30%) RxJS
10 7 (0.91%) .NET Core
10 7 (0.91%) LDAP
10 7 (0.91%) Middleware
11 6 (0.78%) Angular 2
11 6 (0.78%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (0.78%) Sass
11 6 (0.78%) SOAP
11 6 (0.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (6.39%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (5.74%) Management Information System
3 36 (4.69%) Data Centre
4 19 (2.48%) Self-Motivation
5 15 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (1.30%) User Experience
7 9 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (1.04%) Virtual Team
9 6 (0.78%) Mobile Banking
10 5 (0.65%) CMDB
10 5 (0.65%) Digital Media
10 5 (0.65%) Marketing Technology
10 5 (0.65%) Public Cloud
10 5 (0.65%) Video\Live Streaming
11 4 (0.52%) Blackberry
11 4 (0.52%) Derivative
11 4 (0.52%) Fixed Income
11 4 (0.52%) NHS
11 4 (0.52%) PMI
11 4 (0.52%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 61 (7.95%) Windows
2 40 (5.22%) Linux
3 19 (2.48%) Windows 10
4 18 (2.35%) Apple iOS
5 17 (2.22%) Windows Server
6 13 (1.69%) Unix
7 11 (1.43%) Android
8 8 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.91%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (0.65%) Windows Server 2016
12 1 (0.13%) OpenVMS
12 1 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.13%) Solaris
12 1 (0.13%) VMS
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 275 (35.85%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 167 (21.77%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (11.86%) Project Management
4 75 (9.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 70 (9.13%) ITIL
6 68 (8.87%) Migration
7 59 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
8 57 (7.43%) Risk Management
9 52 (6.78%) Microservices
10 50 (6.52%) DevOps
10 50 (6.52%) Project Delivery
11 46 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
12 45 (5.87%) Continuous Improvement
13 40 (5.22%) Programme Management
14 36 (4.69%) Decision-Making
14 36 (4.69%) SDLC
15 33 (4.30%) Continuous Integration
15 33 (4.30%) Information Security
16 31 (4.04%) Scrum
17 30 (3.91%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 84 (10.95%) Java
2 62 (8.08%) SQL
3 38 (4.95%) Python
4 33 (4.30%) PowerShell
5 32 (4.17%) Java 8
6 22 (2.87%) JavaScript
7 18 (2.35%) C#
8 16 (2.09%) TypeScript
9 13 (1.69%) Bash Shell
10 12 (1.56%) PL/SQL
10 12 (1.56%) T-SQL
11 8 (1.04%) Perl
11 8 (1.04%) VBA
12 7 (0.91%) Apex Code
12 7 (0.91%) C++
12 7 (0.91%) ES6
13 6 (0.78%) R
14 5 (0.65%) Ruby
14 5 (0.65%) VB
14 5 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 51 (6.65%) Security Cleared
2 47 (6.13%) Degree
3 43 (5.61%) SC Cleared
4 19 (2.48%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (2.22%) CCNP
6 10 (1.30%) CCNA
6 10 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (1.04%) DV Cleared
8 7 (0.91%) MCSE
9 6 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.78%) Master's Degree
10 5 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (0.65%) CISM
10 5 (0.65%) CISSP
10 5 (0.65%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (0.65%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.52%) CCA
11 4 (0.52%) CCIE
11 4 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.39%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.00%) PMO
2 22 (2.87%) QA
2 22 (2.87%) SLA
3 9 (1.17%) Solvency II
4 7 (0.91%) GDPR
5 6 (0.78%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.39%) COBIT
7 3 (0.39%) NCSC
8 2 (0.26%) EMIR
8 2 (0.26%) GxP
8 2 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.26%) MiFID
8 2 (0.26%) PSD2
9 1 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.13%) GAAP
9 1 (0.13%) GAMP
9 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 45 (5.87%) Active Directory
2 17 (2.22%) Docker
3 15 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.52%) vSphere
6 3 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.39%) XenApp
6 3 (0.39%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.26%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.13%) NFS
8 1 (0.13%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.13%) vCloud
8 1 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.13%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 21 (2.74%) Ansible
2 17 (2.22%) Puppet
3 14 (1.83%) Terraform
4 12 (1.56%) Kubernetes
4 12 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.65%) Microsoft Intune
5 5 (0.65%) Nagios
6 4 (0.52%) Control-M
6 4 (0.52%) SCCM
7 3 (0.39%) ArcSight ESM
7 3 (0.39%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (0.39%) Data Guard
7 3 (0.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 3 (0.39%) vMotion
8 2 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.26%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (0.26%) Kibana
8 2 (0.26%) NetMRI
8 2 (0.26%) Statseeker
8 2 (0.26%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 97 (12.65%) Microsoft
2 37 (4.82%) Cisco
3 31 (4.04%) Oracle
4 29 (3.78%) SAP
5 25 (3.26%) ServiceNow
6 22 (2.87%) VMware
7 19 (2.48%) Splunk
8 17 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (1.30%) IBM
10 9 (1.17%) Atlassian
10 9 (1.17%) ForeScout
10 9 (1.17%) Google
11 8 (1.04%) HP
11 8 (1.04%) Red Hat
11 8 (1.04%) Sybase
12 7 (0.91%) Databricks
12 7 (0.91%) ForgeRock
12 7 (0.91%) Remedy
12 7 (0.91%) SaltStack
12 7 (0.91%) Tableau