Period
to 8 December 2019

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 8 December 2019 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
8 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 60 75 75
Rank change year-on-year +15 0 -7
Contract jobs citing Change Management 26 45 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.26% 2.60% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.83% 2.98% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 30 14
Wales median daily rate £450 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +17.65%
10th Percentile £344 £355 £217
90th Percentile £588 £600 £698
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Wales median hourly rate £24.65 - £19.00
10th Percentile £21.33 - £15.65
90th Percentile £32.93 - £23.55
UK median hourly rate £26.63 £24.91 £20.75
% change year-on-year +6.88% +20.05% -42.36%

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 918 1,511 1,014
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 79.97% 87.39% 84.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 1,041 680
Wales median daily rate £425 £425 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.63% -2.19%
10th Percentile £263 £288 £181
90th Percentile £575 £588 £551
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 51 37
Wales median hourly rate £20.19 £15.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.60% -18.92% +2.78%
10th Percentile £13.35 £10.75 £13.00
90th Percentile £42.00 £37.50 £45.05
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £22.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year +6.82% -7.37% +5.56%

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 8 December 2019.

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 8 December 2019.

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 8 December 2019. 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 -2 14 £400 -15.79% 4
West Wales - 10 £550 -
Change Management
UK

For the 6 months to 8 December 2019, 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 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 14 (53.85%) Office 365
3 13 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 13 (50.00%) SCCM
3 13 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 13 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 13 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 13 (50.00%) Windows
3 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (42.31%) Windows Server
4 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
5 10 (38.46%) SC Cleared
6 8 (30.77%) Project Delivery
7 6 (23.08%) Public Sector
8 5 (19.23%) Project Management
8 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
8 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
9 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
9 4 (15.38%) Finance
9 4 (15.38%) Clustering
9 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (11.54%) Defect Management
10 3 (11.54%) Power Platform
10 3 (11.54%) Decision-Making
10 3 (11.54%) Marketing
10 3 (11.54%) Migration
10 3 (11.54%) SQL
10 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Office
10 3 (11.54%) SAP
10 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2

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 1 (3.85%) MS Project Server
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (3.85%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (53.85%) Office 365
2 3 (11.54%) Power Platform
3 2 (7.69%) Azure
3 2 (7.69%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (3.85%) OneDrive
4 1 (3.85%) PowerApps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 2 (7.69%) Power BI
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 6 (23.08%) Public Sector
2 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 3 (11.54%) Marketing
4 2 (7.69%) Electronics
4 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Windows Specialist
2 4 (15.38%) Engineering Specialist
3 2 (7.69%) Consultant
3 2 (7.69%) DBA
3 2 (7.69%) Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 2 (7.69%) SCCM Specialist
3 2 (7.69%) Service Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Service Transition Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Transition Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (3.85%) Change Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Project Controller
4 1 (3.85%) Project Planner
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Server Specialist
4 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Clustering
2 2 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (7.69%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) e-Learning
3 1 (3.85%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
1 13 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 11 (42.31%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.69%) Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Project Delivery
2 5 (19.23%) Project Management
2 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
2 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
3 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (11.54%) Decision-Making
4 3 (11.54%) Defect Management
4 3 (11.54%) Migration
4 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.69%) Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (7.69%) Availability Management
5 2 (7.69%) Coaching
5 2 (7.69%) Database Security
5 2 (7.69%) DevOps
5 2 (7.69%) Due Diligence
5 2 (7.69%) ETL Development
5 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.69%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
2 10 (38.46%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) MCIPD
3 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) PMO
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 13 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (7.69%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 13 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 3 (11.54%) SAP
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) ServiceNow
4 2 (7.69%) VMware
5 1 (3.85%) Adobe
5 1 (3.85%) BT
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix