The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Change Management
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 26 14 19
Rank change year-on-year -12 +5  
Contract jobs citing Change Management 14 20 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 4.88% 8.44% 7.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.22% 10.26% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 18
Median daily rate £500 £225 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +122.22% -45.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £130 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £483 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £115.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +283.33%  
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 Oxford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 225 195 324
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 78.40% 82.28% 86.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 155 236
Median daily rate £475 £410 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.85% -3.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £140 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 11
Median hourly rate £55.00 £35.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.14% +47.36%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Management in Oxford

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in Oxford over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Management in Oxford

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Management in Oxford

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 8 (36.36%) PRINCE2
1 8 (36.36%) PMI
1 8 (36.36%) PMI Certification
1 8 (36.36%) Migration
2 7 (31.82%) Project Management
2 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Project Planning
3 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) Release Management
3 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (27.27%) ITIL
3 6 (27.27%) PMP
3 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
3 6 (27.27%) PMO
4 5 (22.73%) Time Management
5 4 (18.18%) Degree
5 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 4 (18.18%) WAN
6 3 (13.64%) Service Design
6 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (13.64%) Resource Allocation
6 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
6 3 (13.64%) Web Services
6 3 (13.64%) Linux
6 3 (13.64%) Unix
6 3 (13.64%) LAN
6 3 (13.64%) Finance
6 3 (13.64%) Publishing

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 2 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.55%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (4.55%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (9.09%) SaaS
4 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) WAN
2 3 (13.64%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) BGP
3 1 (4.55%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.55%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.55%) Network Security
3 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.55%) VoIP
3 1 (4.55%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
1 3 (13.64%) Publishing
2 2 (9.09%) Back Office
2 2 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Project Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Data Centre Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Data Centre Project Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Data Migration Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Data Migration Project Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Migration Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Migration Project Manager
2 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Programme Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Transformation Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Transformation Programme Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Coordinator
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (9.09%) PMO Coordinator
4 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Web Services
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) PMI
2 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
3 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Unix
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Migration
1 8 (36.36%) PRINCE2
2 7 (31.82%) Project Management
2 7 (31.82%) Project Planning
3 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) ITIL
3 6 (27.27%) Release Management
3 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (22.73%) Time Management
5 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
6 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (13.64%) Resource Allocation
6 3 (13.64%) Service Design
7 2 (9.09%) Application Rationalisation
7 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) Change Control
7 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
7 2 (9.09%) Network Design
7 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
7 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) C
2 1 (4.55%) C++
2 1 (4.55%) Perl
2 1 (4.55%) Python
2 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) PMI Certification
2 6 (27.27%) PMP
3 4 (18.18%) Degree
4 2 (9.09%) APMP
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (4.55%) IIBA
5 1 (4.55%) ISEB
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) PMO
2 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (4.55%) Nagios
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
1 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) BMC
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Remedy
2 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.55%) Juniper
3 1 (4.55%) Palo Alto
3 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.55%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow