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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Change Management
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 19 23 27
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4  
Contract jobs citing Change Management 3 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.19% 1.27% 2.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.94% 1.60% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £475 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +72.72% -15.38%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -14.51% -  

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 102 125 139
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 74.45% 79.62% 78.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 83 93
Median daily rate £350 £350 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.08%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 9
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.47%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 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 Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 26 March 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
Stafford -1 1 £480 +74.54%
Change Management
West Midlands

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 7 (77.78%) ITIL
1 7 (77.78%) Service Management
2 6 (66.67%) Coaching
3 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
4 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
4 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) Supplier Management
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
5 3 (33.33%) Office 365
5 3 (33.33%) Skype for Business
5 3 (33.33%) Line Management
5 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco
5 3 (33.33%) Skype
6 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (22.22%) LAN
6 2 (22.22%) WAN
7 1 (11.11%) Local Government
7 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
7 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (11.11%) Transition Management
7 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (11.11%) Project Management
7 1 (11.11%) MS Visio

Change Management
Top Related 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 3 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Skype
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Head of Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Business Change Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Business Change Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Head of Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Head of Support
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Service Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Service Management Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Management Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Service Transition Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
1 7 (77.78%) Service Management
2 6 (66.67%) Coaching
3 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
4 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (44.44%) Supplier Management
5 3 (33.33%) Line Management
5 3 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
5 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
7 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
7 1 (11.11%) Project Management
7 1 (11.11%) Service Design
7 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (11.11%) Transition Management
7 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
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