Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 January 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 69 79
Rank change year-on-year -9 +10 -9
Contract jobs citing Change Management 21 41 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.63% 2.87% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 3.40% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 29 17
Wales median daily rate £490 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.11% +10.77% -18.75%
10th Percentile £229 £150 £268
90th Percentile £657 £450 £431
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Wales median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £47.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -46.97% -
10th Percentile £17.13 £12.30 £28.07
90th Percentile £36.38 £42.90 £48.49
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £36.00 £25.12
% change year-on-year -43.06% +43.31% -3.38%

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 Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,082 1,206 1,164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 83.88% 84.51% 82.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 724 877 866
Wales median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £210 £187 £234
90th Percentile £566 £550 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 48 51
Wales median hourly rate £35.50 £18.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +97.22% +12.50% +4.92%
10th Percentile £13.25 £11.45 £10.50
90th Percentile £77.50 £60.38 £51.50
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £24.44 £24.00
% change year-on-year -3.85% +1.83% +20.00%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in Wales

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Management in Wales

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in Wales over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Management in Wales

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Management in Wales

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Wales

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in Wales over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Change Management in Wales

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 23 January 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
South Wales -17 15 £425 +18.06% 7
West Wales - 3 £750 -
North Wales - 2 £188 - 1
Change Management
UK

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

1 11 (52.38%) ITIL
2 7 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 6 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 6 (28.57%) Windows
3 6 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
4 4 (19.05%) Project Management
4 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
4 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (14.29%) Fiorano
5 3 (14.29%) QA
5 3 (14.29%) JCAPS
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (14.29%) Information Architecture
5 3 (14.29%) IBM Notes
5 3 (14.29%) VPN
5 3 (14.29%) SLA
5 3 (14.29%) HP
5 3 (14.29%) IBM
5 3 (14.29%) Lotus
5 3 (14.29%) NHS
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (14.29%) Service Management
5 3 (14.29%) Finance
6 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
6 2 (9.52%) ITSM
6 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
6 2 (9.52%) Wireless
6 2 (9.52%) Remedy

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 (14.29%) IBM Notes
1 3 (14.29%) JCAPS
2 2 (9.52%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) VPN
2 2 (9.52%) BIG-IP
2 2 (9.52%) DHCP
2 2 (9.52%) DNS
2 2 (9.52%) IP Telephony
2 2 (9.52%) LAN
2 2 (9.52%) Nortel Meridian
2 2 (9.52%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.52%) Unified Communications
2 2 (9.52%) WAN
2 2 (9.52%) Wireless
3 1 (4.76%) BitTorrent
3 1 (4.76%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) MySQL
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) HP UFT
1 2 (9.52%) LoadRunner
1 2 (9.52%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (14.29%) Analyst
1 3 (14.29%) Architect
2 2 (9.52%) Deployment Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) IP Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) IP Telephony Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Project Director
2 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Release Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) Senior Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Senior Project Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Technical Architect
2 2 (9.52%) Telephony Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Change Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Deskside Support
3 1 (4.76%) Network Support
3 1 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (4.76%) Technical Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) NHS
2 2 (9.52%) CMDB
2 2 (9.52%) Handset
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Replication
3 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) ITIL
2 7 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 6 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 6 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
4 4 (19.05%) Project Management
4 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
4 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (14.29%) Information Architecture
5 3 (14.29%) Service Management
6 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (9.52%) Change Control
6 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.52%) Human Factors
6 2 (9.52%) Informatics
6 2 (9.52%) ITSM
6 2 (9.52%) Release Management
6 2 (9.52%) Scrum
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
1 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.76%) Avaya Certification
2 1 (4.76%) CCNP
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) MCDST
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
2 2 (9.52%) GDPR
3 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
1 2 (9.52%) iptables
1 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) BMC Marimba
1 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
1 2 (9.52%) WSUS
2 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Fiorano
1 3 (14.29%) HP
1 3 (14.29%) IBM
1 3 (14.29%) Lotus
2 2 (9.52%) Avaya
2 2 (9.52%) BMC
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco
2 2 (9.52%) NetApp
2 2 (9.52%) Nortel
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Remedy
2 2 (9.52%) ServiceNow
2 2 (9.52%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) BT
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Panasonic
3 1 (4.76%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) Symantec