Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 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
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 67 88
Rank change year-on-year -13 +21 0
Contract jobs citing Change Management 26 28 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.75% 2.13% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 2.50% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 15 9
Wales median daily rate £390 £375 £362
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +3.59% -3.79%
10th Percentile £309 £283 £311
90th Percentile £500 £549 £425
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £420
% change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% +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 £24.92 £27.19 £27.00
% change year-on-year -8.37% +0.70% -10.00%

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 1,297 1,118 992
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 87.34% 84.89% 81.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 951 785 685
Wales median daily rate £405 £378 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.28% +0.67% +5.34%
10th Percentile £285 £183 £227
90th Percentile £563 £538 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £447 £425
% change year-on-year +0.67% +5.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 84 55
Wales median hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +42.86% +25.00%
10th Percentile £11.17 £13.00 £10.31
90th Percentile £40.40 £77.50 £69.60
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £24.09
% change year-on-year -12.00% +3.79% +12.43%

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 19 July 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 19 July 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 -16 25 £390 +4.00% 6
West Wales - 1 - -
Change Management
UK

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 (42.31%) ITIL
1 11 (42.31%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Incident Management
3 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
3 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
4 6 (23.08%) Release Management
4 6 (23.08%) Citrix
4 6 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (19.23%) Project Management
5 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
5 5 (19.23%) Functional Testing
5 5 (19.23%) Target Operating Model
6 4 (15.38%) User Stories
6 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
6 4 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (15.38%) Information Architecture
6 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (15.38%) Validation
6 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 3 (11.54%) Migration
7 3 (11.54%) Finance
7 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
7 3 (11.54%) SQL
7 3 (11.54%) Oracle
7 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
7 3 (11.54%) BPMN
7 3 (11.54%) Informatics

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%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) IaaS
1 2 (7.69%) IBM Blueworks
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.69%) PaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) DNS
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
1 1 (3.85%) Network Security
1 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.85%) VoIP
1 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 2 (7.69%) Maven
2 1 (3.85%) Artifactory
2 1 (3.85%) ClearCase
2 1 (3.85%) ClearQuest
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Law
3 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Business Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Business Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Business Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Change Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) DBA
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Process Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Project Director
5 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) CRM Architect
6 1 (3.85%) CRM Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Digital Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 1 (3.85%) VCL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.85%) AS400
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.69%) Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.85%) CentOS
4 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) ITIL
2 8 (30.77%) Incident Management
3 6 (23.08%) Release Management
4 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
4 5 (19.23%) Functional Testing
4 5 (19.23%) Project Management
4 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (19.23%) Target Operating Model
5 4 (15.38%) Information Architecture
5 4 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (15.38%) User Stories
5 4 (15.38%) Validation
6 3 (11.54%) BPMN
6 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (11.54%) Informatics
6 3 (11.54%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (11.54%) Migration
6 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (3.85%) C-shell
3 1 (3.85%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.85%) Python
3 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
1 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 6 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.85%) AWS Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) Master's Degree
3 1 (3.85%) MCP
3 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.85%) PMP
3 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Docker
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Ansible
1 1 (3.85%) Data Guard
1 1 (3.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Citrix
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) IBM
5 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.85%) Sonatype