The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 24 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
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 47 62
Rank change year-on-year +7 +15  
Contract jobs citing Change Management 15 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.84% 0.83% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.27% 1.05% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 5
Median daily rate £375 £388 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +2.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £358 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £388 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £387
% change year-on-year +6.66% -3.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 £41.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.81% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.24 £27.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -13.92% -6.89%  

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 South Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 459 382 500
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 86.77% 79.09% 84.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 272 384
Median daily rate £375 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 18 20
Median hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.28% +129.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.80 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £72.50 £16.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Management in South Wales

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in South Wales over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Management in South Wales

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Management in South Wales

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in South Wales

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in South Wales over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Change Management in South Wales

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport +5 6 £369 - 1
Cardiff - 6 £375 - 2
Bridgend - 2 £300 -
Change Management
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
1 11 (36.67%) Management Information System
2 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
3 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (23.33%) Finance
4 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 6 (20.00%) Freedom of Information
5 6 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 6 (20.00%) Data Protection
6 5 (16.67%) BPMN
7 4 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (13.33%) Programme Management
7 4 (13.33%) NHS
7 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
7 4 (13.33%) User Stories
7 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (13.33%) Change Control
7 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
7 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
7 4 (13.33%) Information Management
7 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (10.00%) Big Data
8 3 (10.00%) Project Management
8 3 (10.00%) Scrum
9 2 (6.67%) VMware
9 2 (6.67%) Fiorano
9 2 (6.67%) InterSystems
9 2 (6.67%) IBM

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (6.67%) JCAPS
1 2 (6.67%) MS Project Server
1 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.33%) CMS
2 1 (3.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 10 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.33%) SAP HR
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Payroll
1 1 (3.33%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Network Security
1 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Big Data
2 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.67%) HBase
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
1 1 (3.33%) NUnit
1 1 (3.33%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (3.33%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Back Office
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Project Officer
4 4 (13.33%) Project Support Officer
4 4 (13.33%) Support Officer
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Support Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Change Management Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Support Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Change Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Developer
6 1 (3.33%) IT Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Report Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) SAP Trainer
6 1 (3.33%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (6.67%) Kafka
1 2 (6.67%) XML
1 2 (6.67%) XSLT
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.33%) CSS
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Management Information System
2 6 (20.00%) Freedom of Information
3 4 (13.33%) NHS
4 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 6 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 5 (16.67%) BPMN
5 4 (13.33%) Change Control
5 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (13.33%) Information Management
5 4 (13.33%) Programme Management
5 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (13.33%) User Stories
6 3 (10.00%) Project Management
6 3 (10.00%) Scrum
7 2 (6.67%) Business Change Management
7 2 (6.67%) ITIL
7 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
7 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) HL7
2 1 (3.33%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Cloudera
2 2 (6.67%) Fiorano
2 2 (6.67%) IBM
2 2 (6.67%) InterSystems
2 2 (6.67%) SAP
2 2 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle