Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 37 28
Rank change year-on-year +13 -9 0
Contract jobs citing Change Management 9 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 3.49% 2.08% 4.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.29% 2.50% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 10
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £313 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -15.25% +13.46%
10th Percentile £323 £300 £304
90th Percentile £538 £430 £458
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £422 £400
% change year-on-year -5.21% +5.50% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £11.01 £18.17 £31.44
% change year-on-year -39.42% -42.22% -16.83%

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 210 360 249
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 81.40% 83.33% 82.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 228 160
Staffordshire median daily rate £365 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% -3.45% +11.54%
10th Percentile £251 £204 £263
90th Percentile £475 £500 £438
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 15
Staffordshire median hourly rate £14.50 £25.00 £14.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.00% +73.61% +15.20%
10th Percentile £12.22 £25.00 £9.10
90th Percentile £48.00 £55.50 £20.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.20 £20.00
% change year-on-year +37.40% -9.03% -

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in Staffordshire

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Management in Staffordshire

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Management in Staffordshire

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor 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 23 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
Stafford +5 2 £350 +16.67%
Stoke-on-Trent 0 1 £550 - 2
Lichfield - 1 - -
Change Management
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) GIS
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (22.22%) Contingency Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) AIX
4 1 (11.11%) SMS
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) French Language
4 1 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (11.11%) Release Management
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
4 1 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Skype
1 1 (11.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) GIS
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst Programmer
1 2 (22.22%) Change Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Programmer
1 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Head of Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Process Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Contingency Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Prototyping
3 1 (11.11%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft