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 3 months to 24 April 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
UK / Wales
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 65 65
Rank change year-on-year +14 0  
Contract jobs citing Change Management 10 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.49% 0.77% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 0.94% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 6
Median daily rate £363 £362 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.13% -12.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £352 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £392 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £41.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £28.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +4.98% -18.57%  

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 Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 554 534 617
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 82.44% 81.78% 79.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 363 369
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £290 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 34 19
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +71.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £56.40 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £30.35
% change year-on-year -4.00% +23.55%  

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 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 3 months to 24 April 2017.

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
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 3 months to 24 April 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
South Wales +16 10 £363 +0.13% 1
Change Management
UK

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Wales region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 16 (43.24%) Finance
2 10 (27.03%) Project Management
2 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.03%) Management Information System
3 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (24.32%) Business Analysis
3 9 (24.32%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (18.92%) PRINCE2
4 7 (18.92%) Business Process Modelling
5 6 (16.22%) Scrum
6 5 (13.51%) Configuration Management
6 5 (13.51%) Freedom of Information
6 5 (13.51%) Data Protection
7 4 (10.81%) BPMN
7 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (10.81%) Change Control
7 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
7 4 (10.81%) Programme Management
7 4 (10.81%) Information Management
7 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
7 4 (10.81%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (10.81%) ITIL
7 4 (10.81%) NHS
8 3 (8.11%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (8.11%) IBM
8 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
8 3 (8.11%) XML
8 3 (8.11%) XSLT
8 3 (8.11%) Fiorano

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 (8.11%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (8.11%) JCAPS
1 3 (8.11%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.41%) MS Project Server
3 1 (2.70%) CMS
3 1 (2.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Office
1 9 (24.32%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.70%) Sage X3
1 1 (2.70%) SAP HR
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.70%) Big Data
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) JIRA
2 1 (2.70%) NUnit
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 16 (43.24%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Back Office
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
2 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Analyst
2 12 (32.43%) Business Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Service Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Project Officer
4 4 (10.81%) Project Support Officer
4 4 (10.81%) Support Officer
5 3 (8.11%) Applications Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Applications Support
5 3 (8.11%) Applications Support Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Support Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Project Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Regulatory Business Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) ERP Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) ERP Business Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Risk Business Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) IBM Integration Bus
1 3 (8.11%) XML
1 3 (8.11%) XSLT
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.70%) CSS
2 1 (2.70%) HTML
2 1 (2.70%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Management Information System
2 5 (13.51%) Freedom of Information
3 4 (10.81%) NHS
4 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.41%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.70%) AS400
6 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Project Management
2 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (24.32%) Business Analysis
3 7 (18.92%) Business Process Modelling
3 7 (18.92%) PRINCE2
4 6 (16.22%) Scrum
5 5 (13.51%) Configuration Management
5 5 (13.51%) Data Protection
6 4 (10.81%) BPMN
6 4 (10.81%) Change Control
6 4 (10.81%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (10.81%) Information Management
6 4 (10.81%) ITIL
6 4 (10.81%) Programme Management
6 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
6 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
7 3 (8.11%) Problem Management
7 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) RPG
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) APMP
4 1 (2.70%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) HL7
2 1 (2.70%) PMO
2 1 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) Fiorano
2 3 (8.11%) IBM
2 3 (8.11%) InterSystems
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) Sage
3 1 (2.70%) SAP