Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 62 53
Rank change year-on-year +25 -9 -18
Contract jobs citing Change Management 49 21 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 6.66% 2.96% 3.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.62% 3.39% 3.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 18 15
Oxford median daily rate £450 £475 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +80.95% -19.23%
10th Percentile £250 £126 £138
90th Percentile £570 £640 £369
Oxfordshire median daily rate £438 £450 £309
% change year-on-year -2.78% +45.75% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Oxford median hourly rate £20.50 - £137.50
10th Percentile £20.25 - £133.75
90th Percentile £20.75 - £141.25
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £20.50 - £137.50

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 Oxford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 643 619 553
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 87.36% 87.18% 82.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 554 475 455
Oxford median daily rate £450 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.78% +4.38% -0.62%
10th Percentile £320 £188 £229
90th Percentile £588 £538 £517
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 23
Oxford median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.50% -55.56% +221.43%
10th Percentile £14.30 £13.59 £12.10
90th Percentile £77.50 £47.60 £55.60
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +15.00% -11.11% +57.89%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing Change Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

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 6 months to 21 November 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 21 November 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 25 (51.02%) Windows
2 24 (48.98%) ITIL
3 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (40.82%) Amazon AWS
5 18 (36.73%) DNS
6 17 (34.69%) Project Management
7 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
7 16 (32.65%) VMware
7 16 (32.65%) Computer Science
8 15 (30.61%) Problem Management
8 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
9 14 (28.57%) Hyper-V
9 14 (28.57%) Active Directory
10 13 (26.53%) PMP
10 13 (26.53%) PMI Certification
10 13 (26.53%) DHCP
10 13 (26.53%) PRINCE2
10 13 (26.53%) JIRA
10 13 (26.53%) Time Management
11 12 (24.49%) VMware ESXi
11 12 (24.49%) Web Services
12 11 (22.45%) Degree
12 11 (22.45%) Migration
13 10 (20.41%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (20.41%) NetBackup
13 10 (20.41%) Incident Management
13 10 (20.41%) SLA
13 10 (20.41%) NetApp
13 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2003

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 9 (18.37%) Confluence
2 4 (8.16%) Apache
2 4 (8.16%) IIS
3 2 (4.08%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.04%) IBM Domino
4 1 (2.04%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 20 (40.82%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (12.24%) Office 365
4 4 (8.16%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (8.16%) PaaS
5 1 (2.04%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 18 (36.73%) DNS
2 13 (26.53%) DHCP
3 4 (8.16%) Network Security
3 4 (8.16%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (6.12%) Kerberos
4 3 (6.12%) LAN
4 3 (6.12%) LDAP
4 3 (6.12%) WAN
5 2 (4.08%) BGP
5 2 (4.08%) Firewall
5 2 (4.08%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (4.08%) SAN
5 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.08%) VPN
6 1 (2.04%) EIGRP
6 1 (2.04%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.04%) IPsec
6 1 (2.04%) MPLS
6 1 (2.04%) OSPF
6 1 (2.04%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (26.53%) JIRA
2 9 (18.37%) Jenkins
3 5 (10.20%) JUnit
3 5 (10.20%) Maven
3 5 (10.20%) SoapUI
3 5 (10.20%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (14.29%) Publishing
2 5 (10.20%) Finance
3 1 (2.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) Project Manager
2 6 (12.24%) Operations Engineer
3 5 (10.20%) Agile Project Manager
3 5 (10.20%) QA Tester
3 5 (10.20%) Software Project Manager
3 5 (10.20%) Tester
3 5 (10.20%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Data Centre Manager
4 4 (8.16%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
4 4 (8.16%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 4 (8.16%) Development Manager
4 4 (8.16%) Development Project Manager
4 4 (8.16%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Migration Project Manager
4 4 (8.16%) Network Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Security Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Software Development Manager
4 4 (8.16%) Software Development Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.49%) Web Services
2 5 (10.20%) SOAP
3 4 (8.16%) LAMP
3 4 (8.16%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.65%) Computer Science
2 8 (16.33%) PMI
3 6 (12.24%) Data Centre
4 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
5 4 (8.16%) Clustering
5 4 (8.16%) Replication
6 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (6.12%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 25 (51.02%) Windows
2 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (18.37%) Windows Server
5 8 (16.33%) Windows 7
6 6 (12.24%) Linux
7 4 (8.16%) Solaris
8 3 (6.12%) Unix
8 3 (6.12%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.98%) ITIL
2 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (34.69%) Project Management
4 15 (30.61%) Problem Management
5 13 (26.53%) PRINCE2
5 13 (26.53%) Time Management
6 11 (22.45%) Migration
7 10 (20.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (20.41%) Incident Management
8 9 (18.37%) Test Automation
9 8 (16.33%) Configuration Management
9 8 (16.33%) Release Management
9 8 (16.33%) Scrum
9 8 (16.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (12.24%) Change Control
11 5 (10.20%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (10.20%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (10.20%) Kanban
11 5 (10.20%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.24%) Java
2 5 (10.20%) SQL
3 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.04%) C
4 1 (2.04%) C++
4 1 (2.04%) Perl
4 1 (2.04%) Python
4 1 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (26.53%) PMI Certification
1 13 (26.53%) PMP
2 11 (22.45%) Degree
3 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (10.20%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.41%) SLA
2 7 (14.29%) QA
3 6 (12.24%) PMO
4 4 (8.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (4.08%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 14 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 12 (24.49%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (8.16%) Docker
5 2 (4.08%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (20.41%) NetBackup
2 6 (12.24%) SCCM
2 6 (12.24%) SCOM
3 4 (8.16%) Kubernetes
3 4 (8.16%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (6.12%) Ansible
4 3 (6.12%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (4.08%) Nagios
6 1 (2.04%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
1 16 (32.65%) VMware
2 10 (20.41%) NetApp
3 7 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (10.20%) McAfee
4 5 (10.20%) Oracle
4 5 (10.20%) Talend
5 4 (8.16%) Google
6 3 (6.12%) Cisco
7 2 (4.08%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.08%) Juniper
7 2 (4.08%) Palo Alto
7 2 (4.08%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.04%) Lotus