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 23 June 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.

Change Management
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 37 40
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3  
Contract jobs citing Change Management 10 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 3.06% 3.07% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.58% 3.86% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 2
Median daily rate £440 £450 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.22% +1.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £415 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £552 £589
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £387
% change year-on-year +6.66% -3.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.24 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -13.92% -10.00%  

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 279 233 281
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 85.32% 79.52% 84.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 178 225
Median daily rate £475 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +5.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £324 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 7
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.12% -64.44%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

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 23 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Management in Oxford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Management in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 10 (43.48%) Windows
1 10 (43.48%) ITIL
1 10 (43.48%) PRINCE2
1 10 (43.48%) PMI
1 10 (43.48%) PMI Certification
1 10 (43.48%) Project Management
1 10 (43.48%) Migration
2 9 (39.13%) Release Management
2 9 (39.13%) PMP
3 8 (34.78%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (30.43%) PMO
5 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
5 6 (26.09%) Risk Management
6 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (17.39%) Finance
6 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
6 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
6 4 (17.39%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (13.04%) Service Design
7 3 (13.04%) Resource Allocation
7 3 (13.04%) Security Monitoring
7 3 (13.04%) BCP
7 3 (13.04%) ITSM
7 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
7 3 (13.04%) ITIL V3
7 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (13.04%) Project Planning
7 3 (13.04%) Degree
8 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management

Change Management
Co-occurring 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 1 (4.35%) Apache
1 1 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (34.78%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (4.35%) Office 365
3 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) DNS
1 2 (8.70%) WAN
2 1 (4.35%) BGP
2 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (4.35%) LAN
2 1 (4.35%) Network Security
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) VoIP
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Publishing
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Project Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Service Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Data Centre Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Data Migration Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Data Migration Project Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Migration Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Migration Project Manager
3 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Programme Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) LAMP
1 1 (4.35%) Middleware
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) PMI
2 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Unix
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) ITIL
1 10 (43.48%) Migration
1 10 (43.48%) PRINCE2
1 10 (43.48%) Project Management
2 9 (39.13%) Release Management
3 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (26.09%) Risk Management
5 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
5 4 (17.39%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
6 3 (13.04%) BCP
6 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (13.04%) ITIL V3
6 3 (13.04%) ITSM
6 3 (13.04%) Project Planning
6 3 (13.04%) Resource Allocation
6 3 (13.04%) Security Monitoring
6 3 (13.04%) Service Design
7 2 (8.70%) Change Control
7 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) C
1 1 (4.35%) C++
1 1 (4.35%) Java
1 1 (4.35%) Perl
1 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
1 1 (4.35%) Python
1 1 (4.35%) Ruby
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) PMI Certification
2 9 (39.13%) PMP
3 3 (13.04%) Degree
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) APMP
5 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) PMO
2 2 (8.70%) SLA
3 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
3 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Ansible
1 1 (4.35%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (4.35%) Kubernetes
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (4.35%) Nagios
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
1 1 (4.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) BMC
2 2 (8.70%) Remedy
2 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.35%) Google
3 1 (4.35%) Juniper
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Palo Alto
3 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow