Period
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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 4 July 2022 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
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 49 61 59
Rank change year-on-year +12 -2 +41
Contract jobs citing Change Management 1,947 1,207 749
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 4.88% 4.36% 4.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.33% 4.77% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,220 785 525
10th Percentile £400 £335 £350
25th Percentile £463 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £545 £500 £475
Median % change year-on-year +9.00% +5.26% -5.00%
75th Percentile £650 £588 £550
90th Percentile £725 £668 £626
England median daily rate £520 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +9.47% - +3.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 11
10th Percentile £20.19 £25.44 £24.00
25th Percentile £23.50 £29.59 £34.38
Median hourly rate £29.00 £38.00 £38.50
Median % change year-on-year -23.68% -1.30% +80.41%
75th Percentile £38.88 £42.38 £44.53
90th Percentile £44.80 £44.10 £54.00
England median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £22.66
% change year-on-year +13.64% -2.91% -17.60%

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 36,500 25,324 15,856
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 91.54% 91.41% 90.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,718 18,141 11,408
10th Percentile £400 £360 £331
25th Percentile £475 £438 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% - +1.45%
75th Percentile £691 £638 £619
90th Percentile £788 £713 £710
England median daily rate £550 £500 £480
% change year-on-year +10.00% +4.17% +1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 373 253 183
10th Percentile £17.15 £15.73 £14.08
25th Percentile £23.91 £20.75 £19.99
Median hourly rate £36.41 £32.85 £33.50
Median % change year-on-year +10.84% -1.94% +49.60%
75th Percentile £53.75 £51.00 £47.83
90th Percentile £69.25 £65.60 £61.25
England median hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £22.61
% change year-on-year +16.67% +6.15% -1.27%

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 4 July 2022.

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 4 July 2022.

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 4 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London +3 166 £525 -4.55% 48
West London +14 31 £542 +2.75% 18
East London +3 15 £625 +34.41% 5
South London -6 14 £503 +18.24% 2
North London - 3 £550 - 4
Change Management
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, 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 1,077 (55.32%) Finance
2 617 (31.69%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 593 (30.46%) Agile
4 538 (27.63%) Banking
5 453 (23.27%) Social Skills
6 360 (18.49%) Stakeholder Management
7 336 (17.26%) Project Management
8 227 (11.66%) ITIL
8 227 (11.66%) Microsoft
9 198 (10.17%) Problem-Solving
10 188 (9.66%) Project Delivery
11 154 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
12 151 (7.76%) Windows
13 148 (7.60%) Scrum
14 147 (7.55%) SQL
14 147 (7.55%) Incident Management
14 147 (7.55%) Azure
15 143 (7.34%) Migration
16 135 (6.93%) Risk Management
16 135 (6.93%) Business Analysis
17 119 (6.11%) Continuous Improvement
18 117 (6.01%) Requirements Gathering
19 115 (5.91%) Python
19 115 (5.91%) Waterfall
20 114 (5.86%) Security Cleared
21 108 (5.55%) Service Management
22 107 (5.50%) Coaching
23 106 (5.44%) DevOps
24 103 (5.29%) Linux
25 102 (5.24%) Business Case

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 58 (2.98%) Confluence
2 49 (2.52%) SharePoint
3 27 (1.39%) CMS
4 17 (0.87%) IIS
5 12 (0.62%) Apache
6 10 (0.51%) Tomcat
7 7 (0.36%) nginx
8 6 (0.31%) MS Exchange
9 5 (0.26%) Apache Spark
10 4 (0.21%) CICS
10 4 (0.21%) Jupyter
11 3 (0.15%) IBM HTTP Server
11 3 (0.15%) Mule
11 3 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.15%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.15%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.15%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.10%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.10%) JBoss
12 2 (0.10%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 83 (4.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 71 (3.65%) Microsoft Office
3 64 (3.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 48 (2.47%) Microsoft Project
5 34 (1.75%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.15%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.10%) InVision
7 2 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.051%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.051%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 14 (0.72%) SAP S/4HANA
2 10 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.46%) RMDS
4 8 (0.41%) SAP ERP
5 7 (0.36%) NetSuite
6 5 (0.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 5 (0.26%) Temenos T24
7 4 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
7 4 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.15%) C-CURE
8 3 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.15%) Oracle 11i
8 3 (0.15%) Workday HCM
9 2 (0.10%) Eikon
9 2 (0.10%) Markit EDM
9 2 (0.10%) Oracle FAH
9 2 (0.10%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (0.10%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
Cloud Services
1 147 (7.55%) Azure
2 90 (4.62%) Microsoft 365
3 57 (2.93%) AWS
4 40 (2.05%) Power Platform
5 26 (1.34%) Azure Active Directory
5 26 (1.34%) SaaS
6 22 (1.13%) Azure DevOps
6 22 (1.13%) GCP
7 17 (0.87%) IaaS
8 16 (0.82%) PaaS
9 15 (0.77%) Azure Monitor
9 15 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
10 14 (0.72%) OneDrive
11 10 (0.51%) Dynamics 365
11 10 (0.51%) Serverless
12 9 (0.46%) Azure Sentinel
12 9 (0.46%) Slack
13 8 (0.41%) PowerApps
14 7 (0.36%) Google Workspace
14 7 (0.36%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 57 (2.93%) Firewall
2 35 (1.80%) DNS
3 34 (1.75%) Network Security
4 26 (1.34%) LAN
4 26 (1.34%) VPN
5 24 (1.23%) TCP/IP
6 23 (1.18%) Wireless
7 22 (1.13%) MPLS
7 22 (1.13%) WAN
8 21 (1.08%) DHCP
9 19 (0.98%) BGP
9 19 (0.98%) OSPF
10 18 (0.92%) SSL
11 16 (0.82%) Internet
11 16 (0.82%) Multicast
12 15 (0.77%) Software-Defined Networking
13 13 (0.67%) SD-WAN
13 13 (0.67%) VLAN
14 12 (0.62%) Cisco IOS
15 11 (0.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (2.88%) SQL Server
2 33 (1.69%) Power BI
3 14 (0.72%) Qlik Sense
4 13 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (0.67%) Relational Database
4 13 (0.67%) Tableau
5 12 (0.62%) MongoDB
6 9 (0.46%) Oracle Database
6 9 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (0.36%) Big Data
8 7 (0.36%) Data Lake
8 7 (0.36%) KDB
8 7 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (0.31%) Azure SQL Database
9 6 (0.31%) MySQL
9 6 (0.31%) Oracle Database 12c
10 5 (0.26%) NoSQL
10 5 (0.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 89 (4.57%) JIRA
2 19 (0.98%) Jenkins
3 12 (0.62%) Sonatype Nexus
4 11 (0.56%) Git (software)
5 10 (0.51%) GitLab
5 10 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (0.36%) Maven
6 7 (0.36%) Selenium
7 6 (0.31%) Cucumber
8 5 (0.26%) Eclipse
9 4 (0.21%) Artifactory
9 4 (0.21%) JMeter
9 4 (0.21%) LoadRunner
9 4 (0.21%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (0.21%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.15%) Ant
10 3 (0.15%) IBM UrbanCode
10 3 (0.15%) Postman
10 3 (0.15%) Protractor
10 3 (0.15%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 1,077 (55.32%) Finance
2 538 (27.63%) Banking
3 453 (23.27%) Social Skills
4 154 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
5 101 (5.19%) Investment Banking
6 94 (4.83%) Influencing Skills
7 89 (4.57%) Presentation Skills
8 87 (4.47%) Public Sector
9 72 (3.70%) Front Office
10 52 (2.67%) Organisational Skills
11 49 (2.52%) Retail
12 47 (2.41%) Marketing
13 39 (2.00%) Legal
14 23 (1.18%) Documentation Skills
15 19 (0.98%) Law
15 19 (0.98%) Telecoms
16 18 (0.92%) Back Office
17 17 (0.87%) Inclusion and Diversity
18 15 (0.77%) Financial Institution
18 15 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 399 (20.49%) Analyst
2 306 (15.72%) Project Manager
3 243 (12.48%) Business Analyst
4 191 (9.81%) Change Manager
5 121 (6.21%) Architect
6 103 (5.29%) Developer
7 91 (4.67%) Consultant
8 86 (4.42%) Service Analyst
9 79 (4.06%) Financial Analyst
10 78 (4.01%) Banking Analyst
11 72 (3.70%) Business Manager
12 71 (3.65%) IT Manager
13 66 (3.39%) Finance Business Analyst
14 64 (3.29%) Banking Business Analyst
14 64 (3.29%) Banking Project Manager
15 63 (3.24%) Solutions Architect
16 60 (3.08%) Financial Business Analyst
16 60 (3.08%) Financial Services Business Analyst
16 60 (3.08%) Transformation Manager
17 55 (2.82%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (1.75%) FIX Protocol
2 29 (1.49%) .NET
3 14 (0.72%) HTML
3 14 (0.72%) Web Services
4 12 (0.62%) Middleware
4 12 (0.62%) REST
5 11 (0.56%) Node.js
5 11 (0.56%) Oracle Fusion
5 11 (0.56%) XML
6 9 (0.46%) SOAP
6 9 (0.46%) Velocity
6 9 (0.46%) WCF
7 8 (0.41%) .NET Framework
7 8 (0.41%) HTML5
7 8 (0.41%) SailPoint
7 8 (0.41%) SAML
8 7 (0.36%) LDAP
8 7 (0.36%) LINQ
8 7 (0.36%) Spring
8 7 (0.36%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 82 (4.21%) Management Information System
2 59 (3.03%) Data Centre
3 58 (2.98%) User Experience
4 33 (1.69%) Virtual Team
5 31 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
6 23 (1.18%) Clustering
6 23 (1.18%) Equities
6 23 (1.18%) Public Cloud
7 19 (0.98%) CMDB
8 18 (0.92%) Reinsurance
9 16 (0.82%) Credit Risk
9 16 (0.82%) FMCG
9 16 (0.82%) NHS
9 16 (0.82%) PMI
10 15 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
10 15 (0.77%) Legacy Systems
11 14 (0.72%) Derivative
11 14 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 12 (0.62%) Mainframe
12 12 (0.62%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 151 (7.76%) Windows
2 103 (5.29%) Linux
3 48 (2.47%) Unix
4 40 (2.05%) Windows Server
5 26 (1.34%) Windows 10
6 19 (0.98%) Apple iOS
7 17 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (0.56%) Android
9 9 (0.46%) Solaris
9 9 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (0.36%) Windows Server 2016
11 6 (0.31%) CentOS
11 6 (0.31%) Mac OS
11 6 (0.31%) SUSE
12 4 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.21%) Windows Server 2019
13 3 (0.15%) AIX
13 3 (0.15%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.10%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 617 (31.69%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 593 (30.46%) Agile
3 360 (18.49%) Stakeholder Management
4 336 (17.26%) Project Management
5 227 (11.66%) ITIL
6 198 (10.17%) Problem-Solving
7 188 (9.66%) Project Delivery
8 148 (7.60%) Scrum
9 147 (7.55%) Incident Management
10 143 (7.34%) Migration
11 135 (6.93%) Business Analysis
11 135 (6.93%) Risk Management
12 119 (6.11%) Continuous Improvement
13 117 (6.01%) Requirements Gathering
14 115 (5.91%) Waterfall
15 108 (5.55%) Service Management
16 107 (5.50%) Coaching
17 106 (5.44%) DevOps
18 102 (5.24%) Business Case
19 101 (5.19%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 147 (7.55%) SQL
2 115 (5.91%) Python
3 81 (4.16%) Java
4 58 (2.98%) PowerShell
5 56 (2.88%) C
6 35 (1.80%) C#
7 27 (1.39%) Perl
8 25 (1.28%) C++
9 22 (1.13%) JavaScript
10 15 (0.77%) Bash
11 10 (0.51%) VBScript
12 9 (0.46%) T-SQL
12 9 (0.46%) VB
12 9 (0.46%) VBA
13 8 (0.41%) Go
14 7 (0.36%) PL/SQL
14 7 (0.36%) Ruby
15 6 (0.31%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.15%) COBOL
16 3 (0.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 114 (5.86%) Security Cleared
2 94 (4.83%) Degree
3 92 (4.73%) SC Cleared
4 37 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
5 32 (1.64%) PMP
6 31 (1.59%) PMI Certification
7 25 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
9 19 (0.98%) DV Cleared
10 17 (0.87%) Computer Science Degree
11 15 (0.77%) MCSE
12 13 (0.67%) CCNP
12 13 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 12 (0.62%) APMG
14 10 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
14 10 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 8 (0.41%) CCIE
15 8 (0.41%) CCNA
16 7 (0.36%) CISSP
16 7 (0.36%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (4.67%) PMO
2 56 (2.88%) SLA
3 48 (2.47%) QA
4 32 (1.64%) GDPR
5 14 (0.72%) Data Quality
6 13 (0.67%) Accessibility
6 13 (0.67%) NIST
7 7 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (0.31%) COBIT
9 5 (0.26%) MiFID
10 4 (0.21%) GRC
10 4 (0.21%) GxP
10 4 (0.21%) P3O
10 4 (0.21%) SEPA
11 3 (0.15%) EMIR
11 3 (0.15%) ITGC
11 3 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.10%) Dodd-Frank
12 2 (0.10%) NCSC
12 2 (0.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 78 (4.01%) Active Directory
2 64 (3.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (1.13%) Virtual Machines
4 21 (1.08%) Docker
4 21 (1.08%) vSphere
5 15 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (0.62%) Firmware
7 10 (0.51%) Hyper-V
7 10 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
7 10 (0.51%) VMware NSX
8 8 (0.41%) Virtual Desktop
9 6 (0.31%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 6 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (0.31%) XenApp
10 3 (0.15%) BitLocker
10 3 (0.15%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.10%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 2 (0.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (0.10%) OpenAM
11 2 (0.10%) OpenIDM
Systems Management
1 38 (1.95%) ITRS Geneos
2 32 (1.64%) Ansible
3 30 (1.54%) SCCM
4 24 (1.23%) Terraform
5 22 (1.13%) Kubernetes
6 18 (0.92%) Microsoft Intune
6 18 (0.92%) Single Sign-On
7 17 (0.87%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 15 (0.77%) Microsoft Clustering
9 14 (0.72%) vCenter Server
10 12 (0.62%) Grafana
11 11 (0.56%) Cisco CUCM
12 10 (0.51%) vRealize
12 10 (0.51%) ZABBIX
13 8 (0.41%) Active Directory Federation Services
13 8 (0.41%) Packer
13 8 (0.41%) Puppet
14 7 (0.36%) BladeLogic
15 6 (0.31%) Jamf Pro
15 6 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 227 (11.66%) Microsoft
2 86 (4.42%) Oracle
3 84 (4.31%) ServiceNow
4 77 (3.95%) VMware
5 62 (3.18%) SAP
6 48 (2.47%) Cisco
7 45 (2.31%) Splunk
8 44 (2.26%) Citrix
9 28 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
10 27 (1.39%) Google
11 21 (1.08%) CheckPoint
11 21 (1.08%) Red Hat
12 17 (0.87%) IBM
12 17 (0.87%) Remedy
13 15 (0.77%) AppDynamics
14 13 (0.67%) Apple
14 13 (0.67%) Juniper
14 13 (0.67%) Sun
15 11 (0.56%) EMC
16 10 (0.51%) Meraki