The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Change Management
England / Midlands
Rank 18 23 19
Rank change year-on-year +5 -4  
Contract jobs citing Change Management 3 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.61% 3.47% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.06% 4.38% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £350 £469 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.33% +91.32%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £31.44
% change year-on-year -25.20% +27.22%  

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 the Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 98 160 115
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 85.22% 79.21% 78.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 77 48
Median daily rate £450 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -12.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands 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 the Midlands

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Management in the Midlands

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in the Midlands over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Management in the Midlands

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Management in the Midlands

Change Management
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) SAP
3 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) Six Sigma
4 2 (28.57%) Automotive
4 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance
5 1 (14.29%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) APMP
5 1 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (14.29%) ERP
5 1 (14.29%) Intranet

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) Intranet
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Automotive
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Finance Business Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Financial Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Financial Business Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Financial Services Business Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Service Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Change Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Communications Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Change Manager
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Six Sigma
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (14.29%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) APMP
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) SAP