Period
to 24 June 2018

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 24 June 2018 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 29 28
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 +10
Contract jobs citing Change Management 11 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 4.28% 2.73% 2.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.67% 3.72% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 4
Staffordshire median daily rate £413 £450 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +56.52% -8.37%
10th Percentile £363 £269 £263
90th Percentile £502 £484 £318
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.13% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - £35.00 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £32.75 £29.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +12.93% +16.00% +2.04%

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 194 188 272
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 75.49% 73.44% 80.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 130 183
Staffordshire median daily rate £365 £348 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.04% +4.51% -8.28%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £190
90th Percentile £456 £475 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 6
Staffordshire median hourly rate £12.50 £18.00 £11.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.56% +60.32% -30.91%
10th Percentile £11.17 £13.55 £9.70
90th Percentile £35.00 £33.50 £16.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £20.75 £17.73
% change year-on-year -27.71% +17.07% -22.93%

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 24 June 2018.

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 24 June 2018. 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 - 4 £513 - 2
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £413 -
Stafford -4 1 £375 -21.88%
Tamworth - 1 £425 - 2
Change Management
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, 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 7 (63.64%) Project Management
1 7 (63.64%) Legal
2 6 (54.55%) SAP
2 6 (54.55%) Matrix Organization
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (36.36%) CIPD
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL
6 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (18.18%) Release Management
6 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
7 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
7 1 (9.09%) FMCG
7 1 (9.09%) Confluence
7 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (9.09%) GDPR
7 1 (9.09%) Retail
7 1 (9.09%) Logistics
7 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
7 1 (9.09%) WFM

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 (9.09%) Confluence
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP HR
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 7 (63.64%) Legal
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Change Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (36.36%) HR Manager
3 3 (27.27%) SAP Change Manager
3 3 (27.27%) SAP Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Operational Risk Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Business Change Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Compliance Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Compliance Officer
5 1 (9.09%) Data Compliance Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Data Compliance Officer
5 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Officer
5 1 (9.09%) Finance Manager
5 1 (9.09%) GDPR Officer
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) SAP Delivery Manager
5 1 (9.09%) SAP Sales Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Project Management
2 6 (54.55%) Matrix Organization
3 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Release Management
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security
5 1 (9.09%) Logistics
5 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
5 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
5 1 (9.09%) WFM
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CIPD
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) GDPR
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) SAP