Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 55 78
Rank change year-on-year +1 +23 -30
Contract jobs citing Change Management 22 36 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.34% 3.19% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.82% 3.81% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 31 20
South Wales median daily rate £396 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.31% +11.54% -13.33%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £237
90th Percentile £517 £488 £438
Wales median daily rate £413 £363 £325
% change year-on-year +13.79% +11.54% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
South Wales median hourly rate £43.50 £47.00 £19.96
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.45% +135.47% -
Wales median hourly rate £33.25 £47.00 £19.96
% change year-on-year -29.26% +135.47% -

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 South Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 779 945 1052
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 82.96% 83.70% 81.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 680 815
South Wales median daily rate £380 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £175 £225 £235
90th Percentile £525 £538 £475
Wales median daily rate £390 £400 £351
% change year-on-year -2.50% +14.12% -3.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 44 34
South Wales median hourly rate £20.69 £18.38 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.60% +15.75% +9.48%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.46 £9.58
90th Percentile £48.00 £61.25 £35.33
Wales median hourly rate £20.69 £18.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year +14.94% +14.29% -5.86%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 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
Cardiff -9 14 £425 +1.80% 1
Newport +11 4 £369 +9.34% 1
Blaenau Gwent - 1 - -
Caerphilly - 1 £510 -
Change Management
Wales

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

1 8 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (31.82%) Windows
3 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (22.73%) Business Analysis
4 5 (22.73%) BPMN
4 5 (22.73%) ITIL
5 4 (18.18%) VMware
5 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
5 4 (18.18%) User Stories
6 3 (13.64%) Rational Rhapsody
6 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (13.64%) Requirements Management
6 3 (13.64%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
6 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
6 3 (13.64%) Release Management
6 3 (13.64%) Human Factors
6 3 (13.64%) QA
6 3 (13.64%) Wireless
6 3 (13.64%) Finance
6 3 (13.64%) Service Management
6 3 (13.64%) Lotus
6 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (13.64%) HP
6 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
6 3 (13.64%) VPN

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 3 (13.64%) IBM Notes
2 2 (9.09%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (9.09%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (4.55%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
1 3 (13.64%) VPN
1 3 (13.64%) Wireless
2 2 (9.09%) BIG-IP
2 2 (9.09%) DHCP
2 2 (9.09%) DNS
2 2 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) PBX
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Big Data
1 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
1 2 (9.09%) HBase
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (9.09%) HP UFT
2 2 (9.09%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Business Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Change Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Business Change Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Business Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Deployment Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Release Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Change Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Change Management Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Deskside Support
5 1 (4.55%) Principal Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Requirements Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) SAP Change Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Training Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) CMDB
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) e-Learning
2 1 (4.55%) Learning Management System
2 1 (4.55%) Replication
2 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) Unix
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) BPMN
3 5 (22.73%) Business Analysis
3 5 (22.73%) ITIL
4 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (18.18%) User Stories
5 3 (13.64%) Human Factors
5 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
5 3 (13.64%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
5 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
5 3 (13.64%) Release Management
5 3 (13.64%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Requirements Management
5 3 (13.64%) Service Management
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (9.09%) Information Architecture
6 2 (9.09%) ITSM
6 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) MCDST
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
2 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
1 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) iptables
2 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) BMC Marimba
1 2 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (9.09%) Puppet
1 2 (9.09%) SCCM
1 2 (9.09%) WSUS
2 1 (4.55%) Nagios
2 1 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) VMware
2 3 (13.64%) HP
2 3 (13.64%) IBM
2 3 (13.64%) Lotus
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) SAP
3 2 (9.09%) BMC
3 2 (9.09%) Cloudera
3 2 (9.09%) NetApp
3 2 (9.09%) Remedy
3 2 (9.09%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.55%) BT
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Symantec