Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 21 August 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
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 10 27
Rank change year-on-year +4 +17 -3
Contract jobs citing Change Management 19 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 14.73% 4.17% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.00% 5.66% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 3
Worcestershire median daily rate £444 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.54% -10.34% +64.77%
10th Percentile £363 £313 £356
90th Percentile £600 £338 £414
West Midlands median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.38% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Worcestershire median hourly rate £14.00 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.34 £22.74 £40.50
% change year-on-year -23.77% -43.85% +76.09%

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Worcestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 100 53 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 77.52% 73.61% 84.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 37 92
Worcestershire median daily rate £425 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.62% -7.14% -
10th Percentile £275 £163 £160
90th Percentile £575 £445 £450
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 13
Worcestershire median hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.50% +196.30% -37.93%
10th Percentile £11.02 £22.65 £10.74
90th Percentile £19.88 £56.15 £22.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £21.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -28.57% +27.27% -26.67%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in Worcestershire

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Management in Worcestershire

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Worcestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Management in Worcestershire

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Management in Worcestershire

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

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 Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 21 August 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
Malvern -1 11 £438 - 3
Worcester +7 8 £600 +84.62%
Change Management
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 13 (68.42%) Configuration Management
2 11 (57.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 10 (52.63%) C++
3 10 (52.63%) C
4 9 (47.37%) SC Cleared
4 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
5 8 (42.11%) Degree
5 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
5 8 (42.11%) Visual Studio
5 8 (42.11%) UML
6 7 (36.84%) MATLAB
6 7 (36.84%) Assembly Language
6 7 (36.84%) Algorithms
7 5 (26.32%) Memory Management
7 5 (26.32%) SELinux
7 5 (26.32%) Network Security
7 5 (26.32%) Linux
7 5 (26.32%) Unix
7 5 (26.32%) Electronics
7 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
7 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
8 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
8 4 (21.05%) FPGA Design
9 3 (15.79%) VHDL
9 3 (15.79%) Firmware
9 3 (15.79%) ASIC
9 3 (15.79%) Embedded C++
9 3 (15.79%) Python
9 3 (15.79%) C#
9 3 (15.79%) MFC

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.53%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (26.32%) Electronics
2 2 (10.53%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Software Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) FPGA Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Head of Digital
4 2 (10.53%) Programme Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Business Change Programme Manager
5 1 (5.26%) ICT Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) ICT Manager
5 1 (5.26%) ICT Programme Manager
5 1 (5.26%) ICT Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) ICT Support
5 1 (5.26%) ICT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL Change Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Change Manager
5 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 7 (36.84%) Algorithms
3 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
4 3 (15.79%) ASIC
4 3 (15.79%) CPLD
4 3 (15.79%) VHDL
5 2 (10.53%) CMDB
5 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
5 2 (10.53%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
1 5 (26.32%) Unix
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
2 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Configuration Management
2 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
2 8 (42.11%) UML
3 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
3 5 (26.32%) Memory Management
4 4 (21.05%) FPGA Design
4 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.79%) Cryptography
5 3 (15.79%) Digital Signal Processing
5 3 (15.79%) Signal Processing
6 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
6 2 (10.53%) ITIL
6 2 (10.53%) Performance Improvement
6 2 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (10.53%) Software Asset Management
6 2 (10.53%) Strategic Thinking
7 1 (5.26%) Migration
7 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
7 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) C
1 10 (52.63%) C++
2 7 (36.84%) Assembly Language
2 7 (36.84%) MATLAB
3 3 (15.79%) C#
3 3 (15.79%) Embedded C++
3 3 (15.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) SC Cleared
1 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 8 (42.11%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Firmware
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) SELinux
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Mentor Graphics
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Xilinx