Period
to 23 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 65 73
Rank change year-on-year -6 +8 +24
Contract jobs citing Change Management 37 27 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.45% 2.36% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 2.78% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 20 13
Wales median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -1.69%
10th Percentile £327 £317 £308
90th Percentile £514 £593 £498
UK median daily rate £446 £450 £420
% change year-on-year -0.83% +7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Wales median hourly rate - £43.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +4.82% -
UK median hourly rate £24.04 £24.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year +0.17% -20.66% -3.78%

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 1,334 970 975
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 88.17% 84.72% 82.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 968 669 678
Wales median daily rate £413 £380 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.55% -2.56% +7.59%
10th Percentile £285 £192 £212
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 60 46
Wales median hourly rate £13.00 £24.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.94% +68.97% +3.57%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.00 £10.28
90th Percentile £28.35 £58.75 £66.25
UK median hourly rate £20.65 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -13.98% +6.67% +3.45%

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 September 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
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 September 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 -12 35 £400 - 10
North Wales - 1 - - 3
Change Management
UK

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 16 (43.24%) Windows
2 15 (40.54%) ITIL
3 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
4 8 (21.62%) Finance
4 8 (21.62%) Incident Management
5 7 (18.92%) SQL
6 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
6 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
6 6 (16.22%) Citrix
6 6 (16.22%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (16.22%) Release Management
6 6 (16.22%) Capacity Management
7 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (13.51%) Performance Management
7 5 (13.51%) Security Management
7 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
8 4 (10.81%) Project Management
8 4 (10.81%) Validation
8 4 (10.81%) ERP
8 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (10.81%) SCOM
8 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
8 4 (10.81%) Degree
8 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (10.81%) Windows Server
8 4 (10.81%) Target Operating Model
8 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (8.11%) Functional Testing

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 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.41%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.70%) InVision
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.70%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) IaaS
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.41%) PaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Firewall
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
1 1 (2.70%) LAN
1 1 (2.70%) NAS
1 1 (2.70%) SAN
1 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.70%) Unified Communications
1 1 (2.70%) VLAN
1 1 (2.70%) VoIP
1 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.70%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Axure RP
1 1 (2.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.11%) Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Legal
4 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.41%) Welsh Language
5 1 (2.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Analyst
2 6 (16.22%) Business Manager
3 5 (13.51%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Architect
4 3 (8.11%) Business Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Change Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) DBA
5 2 (5.41%) Business Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Database Specialist
5 2 (5.41%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Desktop Support
5 2 (5.41%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) IT Manager
5 2 (5.41%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Manager
5 2 (5.41%) SQL DBA
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Specialist
5 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) CSS
1 1 (2.70%) HTML
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Fiori
1 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) AS400
2 1 (2.70%) Clustering
2 1 (2.70%) CMDB
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.70%) e-Health
2 1 (2.70%) LIMS
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.70%) NHS
2 1 (2.70%) PACS
2 1 (2.70%) Social Media
2 1 (2.70%) Tandem
2 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (43.24%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.70%) Debian
5 1 (2.70%) Linux
5 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) ITIL
2 8 (21.62%) Incident Management
3 6 (16.22%) Capacity Management
3 6 (16.22%) Release Management
4 5 (13.51%) Performance Management
4 5 (13.51%) Security Management
4 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (10.81%) ERP
5 4 (10.81%) Project Management
5 4 (10.81%) Target Operating Model
5 4 (10.81%) Validation
6 3 (8.11%) Analytics
6 3 (8.11%) Business Analysis
6 3 (8.11%) Functional Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (8.11%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (8.11%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.41%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.70%) APMG
5 1 (2.70%) APMP
5 1 (2.70%) Master's Degree
5 1 (2.70%) MCITP
5 1 (2.70%) MCP
5 1 (2.70%) MCSE
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) GDPR
1 1 (2.70%) HL7
1 1 (2.70%) PMO
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Clustering
1 4 (10.81%) SCOM
2 1 (2.70%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) Citrix
3 2 (5.41%) SAP
3 2 (5.41%) VMware
4 1 (2.70%) Adobe
4 1 (2.70%) IBM
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.70%) Veeam