Period
to 29 March 2020

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 29 March 2020 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
29 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 59 67 86
Rank change year-on-year +8 +19 -17
Contract jobs citing Change Management 22 45 22
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Wales 2.04% 2.66% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.59% 3.16% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 27 15
Median daily rate £500 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.64% +3.53% +31.89%
10th Percentile £381 £316 £214
90th Percentile £575 £600 £515
UK median daily rate £473 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +33.33% +5.00%
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £27.36 £21.00
% change year-on-year -8.61% +30.26% -29.81%

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 850 1,426 1,287
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 78.85% 84.23% 86.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 1,030 879
Median daily rate £450 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% -
10th Percentile £263 £280 £225
90th Percentile £575 £625 £550
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 49 49
Median hourly rate £19.18 £23.49 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.35% -21.70% -7.69%
10th Percentile £11.07 £10.70 £13.00
90th Percentile £35.00 £46.00 £77.50
Median hourly rate £25.00 £24.33 £22.85
% change year-on-year +2.75% +6.50% -8.62%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in Wales

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Change Management in Wales.

Daily rate trend for Change Management in Wales

Change Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Change Management in Wales over the 6 months to 29 March 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Change Management in Wales

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Change Management in Wales.

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 6 months to 29 March 2020. 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
West Wales +21 10 £550 -
South Wales -1 10 £475 +7.95% 6
Change Management
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 2020, 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 15 (68.18%) Office 365
2 13 (59.09%) Microsoft Intune
2 13 (59.09%) SCCM
2 13 (59.09%) PowerShell
2 13 (59.09%) Windows 10
2 13 (59.09%) Palo Alto
2 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
3 11 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
5 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
6 6 (27.27%) Public Sector
7 5 (22.73%) Project Delivery
7 5 (22.73%) Marketing
8 3 (13.64%) Defect Management
9 2 (9.09%) Coaching
9 2 (9.09%) ServiceNow
9 2 (9.09%) Due Diligence
9 2 (9.09%) Compliance Audit
9 2 (9.09%) Psychology
9 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
9 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
9 2 (9.09%) Electronics
9 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
9 2 (9.09%) Finance
9 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
9 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office

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:

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (68.18%) Office 365
General
1 6 (27.27%) Public Sector
2 5 (22.73%) Marketing
3 2 (9.09%) Electronics
3 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Business Change Manager
1 5 (22.73%) Business Manager
1 5 (22.73%) Change Manager
1 5 (22.73%) Windows Specialist
2 4 (18.18%) Engineering Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Developer
3 2 (9.09%) IT Change Manager
3 2 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Office 365 Manager
3 2 (9.09%) SCCM Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Transformation Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.55%) Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Project Planner
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Project Planner
4 1 (4.55%) Server Specialist
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Windows
1 13 (59.09%) Windows 10
2 11 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Project Delivery
2 3 (13.64%) Defect Management
3 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (9.09%) Coaching
3 2 (9.09%) Compliance Audit
3 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (9.09%) Due Diligence
3 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
3 2 (9.09%) Project Management
3 2 (9.09%) Psychology
3 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.55%) BCP
4 1 (4.55%) Business Development
4 1 (4.55%) Critical Path Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Document Management
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Quality Management
4 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
2 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) MCIPD
3 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft Intune
1 13 (59.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
1 13 (59.09%) Palo Alto
2 2 (9.09%) SAP
2 2 (9.09%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.55%) BT
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix