Period
to 28 July 2017

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 28 July 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 45 72
Rank change year-on-year -10 +27 -33
Contract jobs citing Change Management 45 55 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.77% 4.67% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.56% 5.86% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 44 26
Oxfordshire median daily rate £460 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% +9.09% +17.86%
10th Percentile £264 £199 £194
90th Percentile £500 £610 £550
South East median daily rate £411 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.63% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £20.50 - £30.00
South East median hourly rate £27.38 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -0.44% -8.33% +76.47%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 987 938 1212
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 82.59% 79.63% 82.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 732 693 824
Oxfordshire median daily rate £448 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.88% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £260 £250 £238
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 22 60
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £20.00 £17.25 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.94% -11.54% +34.48%
10th Percentile £12.16 £13.80 £10.30
90th Percentile £68.50 £47.95 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £20.25 £24.30 £22.50
% change year-on-year -16.67% +8.00% +7.14%

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 28 July 2017.

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 28 July 2017. 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 +4 31 £450 +9.76% 1
Kidlington -3 3 £475 +5.56%
Banbury +3 2 £425 +5.59%
Change Management
South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 25 (55.56%) PRINCE2
2 19 (42.22%) ITIL
2 19 (42.22%) Migration
3 18 (40.00%) PMP
3 18 (40.00%) PMI Certification
3 18 (40.00%) Release Management
4 17 (37.78%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (35.56%) Project Management
6 14 (31.11%) Windows
6 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (28.89%) PMI
8 11 (24.44%) Data Centre
9 9 (20.00%) PMO
9 9 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (17.78%) Finance
10 8 (17.78%) Publishing
10 8 (17.78%) Configuration Management
10 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (17.78%) Time Management
10 8 (17.78%) Project Planning
11 7 (15.56%) Oracle
11 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
11 7 (15.56%) MS Visio
12 6 (13.33%) DNS
12 6 (13.33%) Solaris
12 6 (13.33%) Linux
12 6 (13.33%) Service Delivery
12 6 (13.33%) Risk Management
12 6 (13.33%) Service Design
13 5 (11.11%) Resource Allocation

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 4 (8.89%) Apache
1 4 (8.89%) IIS
2 2 (4.44%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.22%) IBM Domino
3 1 (2.22%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Visio
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 17 (37.78%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.89%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (8.89%) Office 365
3 4 (8.89%) PaaS
4 1 (2.22%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) DNS
2 2 (4.44%) Network Security
2 2 (4.44%) WAN
3 1 (2.22%) BGP
3 1 (2.22%) DHCP
3 1 (2.22%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.22%) Firewall
3 1 (2.22%) Internet
3 1 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.22%) LAN
3 1 (2.22%) LDAP
3 1 (2.22%) SAN
3 1 (2.22%) Skype
3 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.22%) VoIP
3 1 (2.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Jenkins
1 4 (8.89%) JIRA
General
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
1 8 (17.78%) Publishing
2 1 (2.22%) Back Office
2 1 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (51.11%) Project Manager
2 8 (17.78%) Data Centre Manager
2 8 (17.78%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 7 (15.56%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
3 7 (15.56%) Migration Manager
3 7 (15.56%) Migration Project Manager
4 6 (13.33%) Service Manager
5 5 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 4 (8.89%) Data Migration Manager
6 4 (8.89%) Data Migration Project Manager
6 4 (8.89%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Services Delivery Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Change Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Desktop Support
8 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (4.44%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) LAMP
1 4 (8.89%) Middleware
1 4 (8.89%) Web Services
2 1 (2.22%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) PMI
2 11 (24.44%) Data Centre
3 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.11%) Windows
2 6 (13.33%) Linux
2 6 (13.33%) Solaris
3 4 (8.89%) Unix
3 4 (8.89%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.44%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (55.56%) PRINCE2
2 19 (42.22%) ITIL
2 19 (42.22%) Migration
3 18 (40.00%) Release Management
4 16 (35.56%) Project Management
5 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (17.78%) Configuration Management
7 8 (17.78%) Project Planning
7 8 (17.78%) Time Management
8 6 (13.33%) Risk Management
8 6 (13.33%) Service Delivery
8 6 (13.33%) Service Design
9 5 (11.11%) Change Control
9 5 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (11.11%) Incident Management
9 5 (11.11%) ITIL V3
9 5 (11.11%) Resource Allocation
10 4 (8.89%) Open Source
10 4 (8.89%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) C
1 1 (2.22%) C++
1 1 (2.22%) Java
1 1 (2.22%) Perl
1 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
1 1 (2.22%) Python
1 1 (2.22%) Ruby
1 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (40.00%) PMI Certification
1 18 (40.00%) PMP
2 4 (8.89%) Degree
3 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.22%) RHCE
5 1 (2.22%) RHCSA
5 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.00%) PMO
2 5 (11.11%) SLA
3 3 (6.67%) QA
4 1 (2.22%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Docker
2 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Kubernetes
2 3 (6.67%) Ansible
2 3 (6.67%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (4.44%) Nagios
4 1 (2.22%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (2.22%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.22%) SCCM
4 1 (2.22%) SCOM
4 1 (2.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
1 7 (15.56%) Oracle
2 4 (8.89%) Google
3 2 (4.44%) BMC
3 2 (4.44%) Remedy
3 2 (4.44%) SolarWinds
3 2 (4.44%) VMware
4 1 (2.22%) Apple
4 1 (2.22%) EMC
4 1 (2.22%) Juniper
4 1 (2.22%) Lotus
4 1 (2.22%) NetApp
4 1 (2.22%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.22%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.22%) Sun
4 1 (2.22%) Veritas