Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 24 November 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 31 20
Rank change year-on-year -8 -11 +6
Contract jobs citing Change Management 10 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.27% 4.83% 6.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.60% 6.22% 9.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 7
Watford median daily rate £388 £413 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.06% -13.16% +72.73%
10th Percentile £381 £325 £340
90th Percentile £399 £425 £613
Hertfordshire median daily rate £384 £394 £433
% change year-on-year -2.54% -8.96% +33.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £14.00 £20.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -30.00% -46.67% -

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 Watford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 385 225 182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 87.30% 77.59% 72.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 111 80
Watford median daily rate £425 £400 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +7.38% -0.67%
10th Percentile £224 £205 £212
90th Percentile £588 £531 £504
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 11
Watford median hourly rate £18.00 £14.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.32% +9.62% +4.00%
10th Percentile £14.45 £12.75 £8.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £15.50 £37.50
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £19.00 £32.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year -41.09% +53.57% +31.25%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing Change Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in Watford

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Change Management in Watford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Management in Watford

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Management in Watford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Management in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Watford region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 5 (50.00%) ERP
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Retail
3 3 (30.00%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (20.00%) Active Listening
4 2 (20.00%) PMO
4 2 (20.00%) Business Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) iManage
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (20.00%) Change Control
4 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (20.00%) Document Management
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (10.00%) SAP CO
5 1 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (10.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
1 1 (10.00%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
General
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Change Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Procurement Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) EPoS Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Logistics Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Logistics Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Retail Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SAP BI Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Supply Chain Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Web Applications Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Web Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) EPoS
2 1 (10.00%) Social Media
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ERP
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Scenario Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Active Listening
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Business Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Change Control
3 2 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (20.00%) Document Management
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PMO
2 1 (10.00%) ISO 22301
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) iManage
2 1 (10.00%) SAP