Period
to 25 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 25 October 2020 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
25 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 14 19 29
Rank change year-on-year +5 +10 -7
Contract jobs citing Change Management 2 8 12
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.50% 4.35% 4.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 5.97% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 18
Median daily rate £300 £413 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.27% +5.77% +14.71%
West Midlands median daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +2.94% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £15.63 £16.00
% change year-on-year +12.00% -2.34% -27.27%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 66 134 236
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 82.50% 72.83% 83.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 94 164
Median daily rate £350 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.20% +1.67% +3.81%
10th Percentile £263 £197 £286
90th Percentile £513 £521 £463
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £435 £425
% change year-on-year -2.30% +2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 10
Median hourly rate £28.25 £20.00 £13.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.25% +49.81% -6.97%
10th Percentile £16.73 £11.17 £11.18
90th Percentile £40.78 £57.13 £56.15
Median hourly rate £23.92 £17.50 £15.13
% change year-on-year +36.66% +15.70% -39.50%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing Change Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in Staffordshire

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Change Management in Staffordshire.

Daily rate trend for Change Management in Staffordshire

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Change Management in Staffordshire.

Hourly rate trend for Change Management in Staffordshire

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 25 October 2020. 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
Stoke-on-Trent +6 1 - - 2
Stafford - 1 £300 -
Change Management
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 October 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Change Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) AWS
1 1 (50.00%) IBM XIV
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Thinking
1 1 (50.00%) Public Sector
1 1 (50.00%) Project Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Emotional Intelligence

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Public Sector
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Change Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Change Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) IBM XIV
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Emotional Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Project Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Thinking
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware