Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 18 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 56 75
Rank change year-on-year -8 +19 -12
Contract jobs citing Change Management 24 40 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.90% 2.71% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 3.41% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 22 20
Reading median daily rate £464 £440 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.40% +22.22% +2.86%
10th Percentile £393 £300 £330
90th Percentile £646 £636 £441
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +20.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Reading median hourly rate - £55.00 -
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.00 £55.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -40.00% +214.29% -

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1040 1173 1499
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 82.34% 79.58% 76.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 614 615 923
Reading median daily rate £409 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.19% - -
10th Percentile £275 £228 £231
90th Percentile £575 £575 £544
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 47 83
Reading median hourly rate £14.50 £22.50 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.56% -27.18% +81.02%
10th Percentile £10.75 £14.25 £15.05
90th Percentile £35.00 £55.00 £46.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £30.90
% change year-on-year -17.14% -43.37% +80.07%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in Reading

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Management in Reading

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in Reading over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Management in Reading

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Management in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 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 Reading region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 10 (41.67%) Project Management
2 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) ITIL
3 7 (29.17%) PRINCE2
4 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (20.83%) Windows
5 5 (20.83%) SQL
6 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 4 (16.67%) SDLC
7 3 (12.50%) Analytical Thinking
7 3 (12.50%) Line Management
7 3 (12.50%) Test Strategy
7 3 (12.50%) Remedy
7 3 (12.50%) BMC
7 3 (12.50%) SLA
7 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (12.50%) SAP
7 3 (12.50%) Project Planning
7 3 (12.50%) Degree
7 3 (12.50%) Resource Management
7 3 (12.50%) Migration
7 3 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (12.50%) Test Management
7 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
8 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (8.33%) Metaprogramming

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (4.17%) Confluence
1 1 (4.17%) IIS
1 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (8.33%) Maximo
3 1 (4.17%) HFM
3 1 (4.17%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) DHCP
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
1 1 (4.17%) DOCSIS
1 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
1 1 (4.17%) LAN
1 1 (4.17%) Network Security
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.17%) WAN
1 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Essbase
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Smart View
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.33%) Billing
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Electronics
4 1 (4.17%) Law
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (20.83%) Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Ab Initio Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Test Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Business Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Business Process Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Change Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Change Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Junior Service Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Maximo Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Risk Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Service Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) FMCG
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Unix
3 1 (4.17%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Project Management
2 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) ITIL
3 7 (29.17%) PRINCE2
4 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.67%) SDLC
6 3 (12.50%) Analytical Thinking
6 3 (12.50%) Line Management
6 3 (12.50%) Migration
6 3 (12.50%) Project Planning
6 3 (12.50%) Resource Management
6 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (12.50%) Test Management
6 3 (12.50%) Test Strategy
7 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
7 2 (8.33%) Metaprogramming
7 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
7 2 (8.33%) Release Management
7 2 (8.33%) Time Management
7 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) A+ Certification
3 1 (4.17%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.17%) PMP
3 1 (4.17%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) GDPR
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Firmware
2 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Control-M
2 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) BMC
2 3 (12.50%) Remedy
2 3 (12.50%) SAP
3 2 (8.33%) Ab Initio
3 2 (8.33%) Cognos
3 2 (8.33%) FairCom
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) Hyperion
4 1 (4.17%) Infovista
4 1 (4.17%) Veritas