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 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 28 61
Rank change year-on-year -19 +33  
Contract jobs citing Change Management 10 45 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.71% 5.17% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 6.45% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 21 3
Median daily rate £475 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £300 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £387
% change year-on-year +6.66% -3.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.24 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -13.92% -10.00%  

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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 463 698 667
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 79.15% 80.23% 77.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 414 323
Median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £200 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 21 38
Median hourly rate £29.75 £19.61 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.70% -9.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.61 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £23.95 £40.39
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing Change Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 23 June 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 23 June 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 7 (31.82%) Project Management
2 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 4 (18.18%) Finance
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 4 (18.18%) Windows
4 3 (13.64%) SAP
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
4 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (13.64%) Process Improvement
5 2 (9.09%) PMO
5 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
5 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco
5 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.09%) CMDB
5 2 (9.09%) Release Management
5 2 (9.09%) VMware
5 2 (9.09%) Retail
5 2 (9.09%) DNS
5 2 (9.09%) Service Management
5 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.09%) C#
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 2 (9.09%) CRM
5 2 (9.09%) SharePoint

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 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.55%) EPiServer
2 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) OpenText VIM for SAP
1 1 (4.55%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (4.55%) Sage CRM
1 1 (4.55%) SAP FI-AP
1 1 (4.55%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) 3G
2 1 (4.55%) 4G
2 1 (4.55%) BGP
2 1 (4.55%) DHCP
2 1 (4.55%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (4.55%) HSRP
2 1 (4.55%) HTTP
2 1 (4.55%) HTTPS
2 1 (4.55%) ICMP
2 1 (4.55%) ISUP
2 1 (4.55%) Megaco
2 1 (4.55%) MGW
2 1 (4.55%) MPLS
2 1 (4.55%) OSPF
2 1 (4.55%) Skype
2 1 (4.55%) SNMP
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) Telnet
2 1 (4.55%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.55%) OLTP
2 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (4.55%) SpecFlow
1 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
1 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 4 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) Back Office
4 1 (4.55%) Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Billing
4 1 (4.55%) Digital Economy
4 1 (4.55%) Electronics
4 1 (4.55%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Business Change Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Business Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Change Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) SAP Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Business Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Change Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Communications Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Database Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Developer
4 1 (4.55%) IT Manager
4 1 (4.55%) IT Programme Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Junior
4 1 (4.55%) Project Planner
4 1 (4.55%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (4.55%) JSON
1 1 (4.55%) REST
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
1 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) CMDB
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) Smart Meter
2 1 (4.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Project Management
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
3 3 (13.64%) Process Improvement
3 3 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.09%) CRM
4 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.09%) Release Management
4 2 (9.09%) Service Management
5 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.55%) ERP
5 1 (4.55%) ITSM
5 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) Statistics
5 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) PMO
2 1 (4.55%) IFRS
2 1 (4.55%) IFRS 9
2 1 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Firmware
2 1 (4.55%) VirtualBox
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Kibana
1 1 (4.55%) logstash
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.55%) Packer
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
1 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
1 3 (13.64%) SAP
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco
2 2 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) Ariba
3 1 (4.55%) Blue Coat
3 1 (4.55%) BMC
3 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.55%) F5
3 1 (4.55%) Infovista
3 1 (4.55%) Juniper
3 1 (4.55%) Lancope
3 1 (4.55%) Nokia
3 1 (4.55%) Nokia Networks
3 1 (4.55%) OpenText
3 1 (4.55%) Palo Alto
3 1 (4.55%) RedGate
3 1 (4.55%) Remedy
3 1 (4.55%) Sage
3 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com