The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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
England / South West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 74 82
Rank change year-on-year -12 +8  
Contract jobs citing Change Management 50 68 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.87% 2.28% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 2.89% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 55 39
Median daily rate £413 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.06% -3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £550 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £387
% change year-on-year +6.66% -3.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £47.50
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 the South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2197 2349 2436
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 82.07% 78.83% 78.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1401 1550 1640
Median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £285 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £585 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 109 111
Median hourly rate £43.50 £35.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.28% -1.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £21.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.50 £55.00
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 the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Management in the South West

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Management in the South West

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Management in the South West

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West 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
Bristol -4 17 £413 +1.91% 9
Wiltshire +3 16 £304 -17.90% 4
Devon -3 5 £415 +10.66%
Gloucestershire -1 4 £438 +19.69% 1
Dorset +5 3 £409 -18.25% 1
Cornwall - 2 £350 -
Somerset -9 1 £350 -36.42%
Change Management
England

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 West region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 42 (35.00%) Finance
2 33 (27.50%) Project Management
3 27 (22.50%) Security Cleared
4 23 (19.17%) Windows
5 22 (18.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (17.50%) ITIL
7 15 (12.50%) Active Directory
8 14 (11.67%) PRINCE2
8 14 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (11.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 13 (10.83%) SC Cleared
10 12 (10.00%) Microsoft
10 12 (10.00%) Office 365
10 12 (10.00%) Windows Server
11 11 (9.17%) PMO
11 11 (9.17%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (8.33%) Degree
12 10 (8.33%) Banking
12 10 (8.33%) SAP
12 10 (8.33%) Programme Management
12 10 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (7.50%) Manufacturing
13 9 (7.50%) Microsoft Office
13 9 (7.50%) DNS
13 9 (7.50%) SLA
14 8 (6.67%) Workflow
14 8 (6.67%) Service Delivery
14 8 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (6.67%) ITIL V3

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.33%) Skype for Business
3 3 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.83%) IIS
5 1 (0.83%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (7.50%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.50%) Windchill
3 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.67%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.83%) Primavera
3 1 (0.83%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.00%) Office 365
2 4 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.33%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.67%) SaaS
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.83%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.50%) DNS
2 7 (5.83%) WAN
3 4 (3.33%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (3.33%) Skype
3 4 (3.33%) Wireless
4 3 (2.50%) DHCP
4 3 (2.50%) LAN
4 3 (2.50%) SAN
4 3 (2.50%) VPN
4 3 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.67%) Value-Added Service
5 2 (1.67%) WLAN
6 1 (0.83%) Firewall
6 1 (0.83%) GGSN
6 1 (0.83%) MPLS
6 1 (0.83%) PABX
6 1 (0.83%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.83%) VoWiFi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.33%) Big Data
1 4 (3.33%) Hadoop
1 4 (3.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.67%) OLAP
2 2 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (1.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.83%) Base SAS
3 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.83%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 2 (1.67%) JIRA
2 1 (0.83%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.83%) ProC
General
1 42 (35.00%) Finance
2 10 (8.33%) Banking
3 9 (7.50%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.17%) Retail
4 5 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.50%) General Ledger
5 3 (2.50%) Local Government
5 3 (2.50%) Marketing
6 2 (1.67%) Billing
6 2 (1.67%) Electronics
6 2 (1.67%) Legal
6 2 (1.67%) Military
6 2 (1.67%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.83%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 20 (16.67%) Analyst
3 14 (11.67%) Change Manager
4 7 (5.83%) Architect
4 7 (5.83%) Defect Manager
4 7 (5.83%) IT Manager
4 7 (5.83%) SAP Change Manager
4 7 (5.83%) SAP Manager
4 7 (5.83%) Senior Manager
4 7 (5.83%) Support Engineer
5 6 (5.00%) Programme Manager
5 6 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
6 5 (4.17%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 5 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (4.17%) Business Analyst
6 5 (4.17%) Business Manager
6 5 (4.17%) IT Analyst
6 5 (4.17%) IT Support
7 4 (3.33%) Implementation Manager
7 4 (3.33%) Project Implementation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.83%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.50%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.50%) RSA SecurID
3 3 (2.50%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.67%) SCADA
5 1 (0.83%) Blog
5 1 (0.83%) CMDB
5 1 (0.83%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.83%) iPad
5 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.83%) PMI
5 1 (0.83%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.17%) Windows
2 12 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (9.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (6.67%) Windows 10
6 4 (3.33%) Android
7 3 (2.50%) Linux
7 3 (2.50%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.67%) Unix
9 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (27.50%) Project Management
2 22 (18.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (17.50%) ITIL
4 14 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (11.67%) PRINCE2
4 14 (11.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 10 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 8 (6.67%) ITIL V3
6 8 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 8 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (6.67%) Workflow
7 7 (5.83%) Capacity Management
7 7 (5.83%) Defect Management
7 7 (5.83%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (5.83%) Incident Management
7 7 (5.83%) Risk Management
8 6 (5.00%) ITSM
8 6 (5.00%) Knowledge Management
8 6 (5.00%) Migration
9 5 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.17%) C
1 5 (4.17%) SQL
2 4 (3.33%) C++
2 4 (3.33%) Java
3 3 (2.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.83%) PROC SQL
4 1 (0.83%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 27 (22.50%) Security Cleared
2 13 (10.83%) SC Cleared
3 10 (8.33%) Degree
4 7 (5.83%) DV Cleared
5 6 (5.00%) APMP
6 4 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (2.50%) ISTQB
7 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.67%) MCSE
9 1 (0.83%) CCNA
9 1 (0.83%) CCNP
9 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.83%) ISEB
9 1 (0.83%) MBA
9 1 (0.83%) MCSA
9 1 (0.83%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.17%) PMO
2 9 (7.50%) SLA
3 3 (2.50%) IFRS
3 3 (2.50%) IFRS 9
4 2 (1.67%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.83%) GDPR
5 1 (0.83%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.83%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 15 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.67%) DFS Replication
3 2 (1.67%) Firmware
3 2 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.83%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.83%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (1.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.83%) EMC Navisphere
2 1 (0.83%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (0.83%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.33%) SAP
3 6 (5.00%) Oracle
4 4 (3.33%) Cisco
4 4 (3.33%) HP
5 3 (2.50%) Apple
5 3 (2.50%) Dell
5 3 (2.50%) Intel
5 3 (2.50%) IronPort
5 3 (2.50%) RightFax
5 3 (2.50%) Toshiba
6 2 (1.67%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.67%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.67%) VMware
7 1 (0.83%) Computacenter
7 1 (0.83%) EMC
7 1 (0.83%) Nokia
7 1 (0.83%) PTC
7 1 (0.83%) Redknee
7 1 (0.83%) Remedy
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