Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 19 July 2018 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 62 38
Rank change year-on-year +17 -24 +29
Contract jobs citing Change Management 61 37 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 4.68% 3.14% 4.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.35% 3.78% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 27 44
Oxfordshire median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £404 £263 £199
90th Percentile £725 £500 £610
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £27.38 £27.50
% change year-on-year -1.39% -0.44% -8.33%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,140 980 934
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 87.42% 83.19% 80.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 833 728 696
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £433 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.05% +8.13% -
10th Percentile £275 £250 £213
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £438 £418 £400
% change year-on-year +4.60% +4.56% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 32 24
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £35.00 £19.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +77.22% +16.18% -2.86%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.11 £13.80
90th Percentile £57.50 £74.50 £39.78
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £20.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year +25.60% -15.79% +10.21%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in Oxfordshire

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Management in Oxfordshire

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Management in Oxfordshire

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Management in Oxfordshire

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 July 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +8 35 £570 +23.24% 9
Banbury -1 6 £455 +6.94%
Kidlington -3 6 £570 +20.00%
Bicester - 1 £163 -
Change Management
South East

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 24 (39.34%) ITIL
2 22 (36.07%) Windows
3 21 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (34.43%) Service Design
4 20 (32.79%) Time Management
5 19 (31.15%) Amazon AWS
6 18 (29.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (29.51%) Linux
7 15 (24.59%) Project Planning
7 15 (24.59%) DevOps
8 14 (22.95%) Microservices
8 14 (22.95%) Problem-Solving
8 14 (22.95%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (21.31%) Decision-Making
10 12 (19.67%) SaaS
10 12 (19.67%) ITSM
10 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
11 11 (18.03%) PRINCE2
12 10 (16.39%) Firewall
12 10 (16.39%) SOA
12 10 (16.39%) Microsoft Office
12 10 (16.39%) New Relic
12 10 (16.39%) REST
12 10 (16.39%) PagerDuty
12 10 (16.39%) Slack
13 9 (14.75%) Mentoring
13 9 (14.75%) Data Centre
13 9 (14.75%) Finance
14 8 (13.11%) Migration
14 8 (13.11%) Project Management

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (3.28%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (16.39%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 19 (31.15%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (19.67%) SaaS
3 10 (16.39%) Slack
4 5 (8.20%) Office 365
5 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.64%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.64%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.39%) Firewall
2 5 (8.20%) BGP
2 5 (8.20%) DNS
2 5 (8.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (8.20%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (8.20%) Network Security
2 5 (8.20%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.20%) VPN
3 2 (3.28%) LAN
3 2 (3.28%) WAN
4 1 (1.64%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.64%) Skype
Development Applications
1 7 (11.48%) JIRA
General
1 9 (14.75%) Finance
2 7 (11.48%) Publishing
3 6 (9.84%) Banking
4 2 (3.28%) Retail
5 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (22.95%) Architect
2 13 (21.31%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (18.03%) Change Manager
3 11 (18.03%) Project Manager
4 10 (16.39%) Business Change Manager
4 10 (16.39%) Business Manager
5 6 (9.84%) Consultant
6 5 (8.20%) Agile Delivery Manager
6 5 (8.20%) Agile Scrum Master
6 5 (8.20%) AWS Architect
6 5 (8.20%) AWS Solutions Architect
6 5 (8.20%) Delivery Manager
6 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 5 (8.20%) Network Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Scrum Master
6 5 (8.20%) Security Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 5 (8.20%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.39%) REST
2 4 (6.56%) Node.js
2 4 (6.56%) Web Services
3 2 (3.28%) Velocity
4 1 (1.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.84%) CMDB
2 6 (9.84%) Public Cloud
3 5 (8.20%) PMI
3 5 (8.20%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (6.56%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.28%) iPad
5 2 (3.28%) iPhone
5 2 (3.28%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 22 (36.07%) Windows
2 18 (29.51%) Linux
3 4 (6.56%) Unix
3 4 (6.56%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.28%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (39.34%) ITIL
2 21 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (34.43%) Service Design
3 20 (32.79%) Time Management
4 18 (29.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (24.59%) DevOps
5 15 (24.59%) Project Planning
6 14 (22.95%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (22.95%) Microservices
6 14 (22.95%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (21.31%) Decision-Making
8 12 (19.67%) ITSM
9 11 (18.03%) PRINCE2
10 10 (16.39%) SOA
11 9 (14.75%) Mentoring
12 8 (13.11%) Migration
12 8 (13.11%) Proactive Monitoring
12 8 (13.11%) Project Management
13 7 (11.48%) Incident Management
14 6 (9.84%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.56%) C#
1 4 (6.56%) Java
2 2 (3.28%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) PMI Certification
2 4 (6.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (6.56%) Degree
2 4 (6.56%) PMP
3 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) PMO
2 5 (8.20%) GDPR
3 4 (6.56%) HIPAA
3 4 (6.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (3.28%) QA
4 2 (3.28%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.28%) BitLocker
3 1 (1.64%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) Nagios
1 4 (6.56%) SCCM
1 4 (6.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.39%) New Relic
2 10 (16.39%) PagerDuty
3 6 (9.84%) SAP
4 5 (8.20%) Cisco
4 5 (8.20%) F5
5 4 (6.56%) CheckPoint
5 4 (6.56%) Juniper
5 4 (6.56%) Palo Alto
5 4 (6.56%) SolarWinds
6 2 (3.28%) Adobe
6 2 (3.28%) Apple
6 2 (3.28%) HP
6 2 (3.28%) Oracle
7 1 (1.64%) Citrix