Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 56 83
Rank change year-on-year -30 +27 -8
Contract jobs citing Change Management 20 36 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.32% 2.70% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 3.22% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 10
Wales median daily rate £438 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +7.69% -21.69%
10th Percentile £283 £150 £288
90th Percentile £518 £440 £408
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% -0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Wales median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -46.81% -
10th Percentile £17.13 £12.30 £27.28
90th Percentile £36.38 £42.90 £48.32
UK median hourly rate £22.29 £30.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -25.71% +30.43% -27.79%

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 1,306 1,117 1,050
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 86.15% 83.86% 84.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 907 820 748
Wales median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -4.11%
10th Percentile £225 £185 £213
90th Percentile £550 £538 £475
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 68 51
Wales median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £18.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% +33.58% +22.72%
10th Percentile £11.89 £13.53 £10.38
90th Percentile £77.50 £77.50 £49.00
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £24.24
% change year-on-year -10.00% +3.14% +18.24%

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 20 April 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Wales

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in Wales over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

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 20 April 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 -36 16 £425 +21.43% 2
West Wales - 2 £490 -
North Wales - 1 - -
Change Management
UK

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 (55.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (20.00%) Project Management
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (15.00%) Migration
5 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.00%) Fiorano
5 3 (15.00%) Informatics
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (15.00%) JCAPS
5 3 (15.00%) IBM
5 3 (15.00%) Oracle
5 3 (15.00%) NHS
5 3 (15.00%) Information Architecture
5 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (15.00%) Target Operating Model
5 3 (15.00%) User Stories
5 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (10.00%) Jenkins

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 (15.00%) JCAPS
2 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.00%) IaaS
1 2 (10.00%) IBM Blueworks
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) DNS
1 2 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (5.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (5.00%) DHCP
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) Network Security
2 1 (5.00%) Nortel Meridian
2 1 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (5.00%) Artifactory
2 1 (5.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (5.00%) ClearQuest
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Law
1 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Deployment Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Process Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Project Director
3 2 (10.00%) Release Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) CRM Architect
4 1 (5.00%) CRM Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) IP Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) IT Support
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (5.00%) VCL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (15.00%) NHS
2 2 (10.00%) CMDB
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Handset
3 1 (5.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.00%) CentOS
4 1 (5.00%) Unix
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.00%) Informatics
4 3 (15.00%) Information Architecture
4 3 (15.00%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (15.00%) Migration
4 3 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.00%) Target Operating Model
4 3 (15.00%) User Stories
5 2 (10.00%) BPMN
5 2 (10.00%) Functional Testing
5 2 (10.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Perl
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C-shell
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) Python
2 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) AWS Certification
3 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) GDPR
1 2 (10.00%) QA
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
1 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.00%) iptables
1 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) BMC Marimba
1 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
1 2 (10.00%) WSUS
2 1 (5.00%) Ansible
2 1 (5.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Fiorano
1 3 (15.00%) IBM
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) BMC
2 2 (10.00%) HP
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Remedy
2 2 (10.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.00%) Avaya
3 1 (5.00%) BT
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) Lotus
3 1 (5.00%) NetApp
3 1 (5.00%) Nortel
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.00%) Sonatype
3 1 (5.00%) VMware