Period
to 23 October 2018

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 23 October 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 40 22
Rank change year-on-year +5 -18 +6
Contract jobs citing Change Management 10 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.77% 2.87% 7.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.22% 3.25% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 6
Watford median daily rate £433 £388 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.61% -6.06% -10.81%
10th Percentile £313 £378 £325
90th Percentile £563 £398 £425
Hertfordshire median daily rate £369 £380 £388
% change year-on-year -2.96% -1.94% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.56 £14.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +25.45% -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 311 369 242
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 86.15% 88.28% 78.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 170 112
Watford median daily rate £438 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +6.45% +6.90%
10th Percentile £258 £212 £205
90th Percentile £556 £575 £525
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 7
Watford median hourly rate £30.00 £18.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% +28.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £14.60 £15.85 £11.87
90th Percentile £50.88 £40.00 £15.35
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £16.81 £23.75
% change year-on-year +4.14% -29.24% +13.08%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in Watford over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 23 October 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 Watford region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (30.00%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (20.00%) Office 365
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (20.00%) CRM
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Product Management
4 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (20.00%) Requirements Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (10.00%) CMDB
5 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (10.00%) Release Management
5 1 (10.00%) Operations Management

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 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Skype
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Compliance Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) CRM Manager
3 1 (10.00%) CRM Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Governance Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Product Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) CMDB
1 1 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) Scenario Testing
3 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) CRM
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (20.00%) Product Management
4 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Requirements Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) Operations Management
5 1 (10.00%) WFM
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MAPM
1 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Squid
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (10.00%) VMware