Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 41 73
Rank change year-on-year -21 +32 +6
Contract jobs citing Change Management 35 64 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.87% 5.31% 3.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 6.23% 3.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 53 32
Oxfordshire median daily rate £455 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.89% -2.78% +24.14%
10th Percentile £280 £250 £160
90th Percentile £725 £570 £548
South East median daily rate £418 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +4.38% +6.67% -3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 £20.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.07% - -
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £25.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year +8.00% -1.96% +7.37%

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 1,072 1,027 1,092
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 87.94% 85.23% 86.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 785 808 783
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.78% +4.38%
10th Percentile £300 £294 £249
90th Percentile £600 £588 £538
South East median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 20 37
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £22.93 £22.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.79% +30.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £13.75 £11.92 £13.68
90th Percentile £49.50 £77.50 £45.30
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £22.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year +21.35% -1.11% -2.17%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -14 17 £725 +61.11%
Banbury +2 6 £455 +6.94%
Bicester - 1 £163 -
Change Management
South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 14 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (28.57%) Finance
3 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (20.00%) Windows
5 6 (17.14%) DevOps
5 6 (17.14%) Logistics
5 6 (17.14%) SAP Implementation
5 6 (17.14%) Kanban
5 6 (17.14%) SAP
5 6 (17.14%) Migration
5 6 (17.14%) Scrum
6 5 (14.29%) Firewall
6 5 (14.29%) Banking
6 5 (14.29%) ITIL
6 5 (14.29%) Java
6 5 (14.29%) Cisco
6 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (14.29%) Load Balancing
6 5 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (14.29%) F5
6 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
7 4 (11.43%) Public Cloud
7 4 (11.43%) Microservices
7 4 (11.43%) QA
7 4 (11.43%) SCCM
7 4 (11.43%) Time Management
7 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (8.57%) Information Security
8 3 (8.57%) ITSM

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 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 5 (14.29%) Firewall
2 3 (8.57%) LAN
2 3 (8.57%) WAN
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.86%) Publishing
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Agile Delivery Manager
1 7 (20.00%) Change Manager
1 7 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 6 (17.14%) Agile Scrum Master
2 6 (17.14%) Scrum Master
2 6 (17.14%) Technical Delivery Manager
2 6 (17.14%) Technical Manager
3 5 (14.29%) Business Change Manager
3 5 (14.29%) Business Manager
3 5 (14.29%) Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Deskside Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Deskside Support
4 3 (8.57%) Deskside Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Desktop Support
4 3 (8.57%) Mac Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) AWS Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Test Leader
5 2 (5.71%) UAT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) Node.js
2 2 (5.71%) Kafka
3 1 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.43%) Public Cloud
3 3 (8.57%) iPad
3 3 (8.57%) iPhone
3 3 (8.57%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.86%) Biotechnology
4 1 (2.86%) Life Science
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (17.14%) DevOps
4 6 (17.14%) Kanban
4 6 (17.14%) Logistics
4 6 (17.14%) Migration
4 6 (17.14%) SAP Implementation
4 6 (17.14%) Scrum
5 5 (14.29%) ITIL
5 5 (14.29%) Load Balancing
6 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (11.43%) Microservices
6 4 (11.43%) Time Management
7 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
7 3 (8.57%) Project Planning
7 3 (8.57%) SDLC
7 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
7 3 (8.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) Java
2 3 (8.57%) C#
3 2 (5.71%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) QA
2 3 (8.57%) GDPR
2 3 (8.57%) HIPAA
2 3 (8.57%) PMO
2 3 (8.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.57%) BitLocker
2 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) SAP
2 5 (14.29%) Cisco
2 5 (14.29%) F5
3 3 (8.57%) Adobe
3 3 (8.57%) Apple
3 3 (8.57%) HP
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle
4 2 (5.71%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft