The table below looks at the statistics for Change Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Management
Rank 36 33 50
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Contract jobs citing Change Management 37 44 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.63% 3.86% 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.43% 4.53% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 24 9
Median daily rate £275 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £329 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £14.86 - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.44 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+14.50% +61.23%
Change Management
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
682 972 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.36% 85.34% 76.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 493 668 324
Median daily rate £413 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £605 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 28 42
Median hourly rate £21.02 £17.33 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.30% -38.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £36.25 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Change Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Change Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Change Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Change Management Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Change Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Management across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Change Management Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Change Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Change Management Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +15 14 £195 -51.25%
Knutsford +3 6 £388 -3.12% 1
Crewe +11 2 £358 -
Runcorn - 2 £171 -
Winsford - 2 - -
Chester +5 1 - - 1
Macclesfield -3 1 - -
Change Management
North West

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 33 (41.77%) ITIL
2 27 (34.18%) Finance
3 24 (30.38%) Problem Management
4 22 (27.85%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (22.78%) Incident Management
6 17 (21.52%) Project Management
7 16 (20.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (20.25%) Windows
8 15 (18.99%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (17.72%) ITSM
9 14 (17.72%) Microsoft
10 13 (16.46%) Service Management
11 12 (15.19%) Open Source
12 11 (13.92%) SaaS
12 11 (13.92%) PaaS
12 11 (13.92%) Coaching
12 11 (13.92%) IaaS
13 10 (12.66%) DevOps
13 10 (12.66%) Banking
13 10 (12.66%) PRINCE2
14 9 (11.39%) MS Office
14 9 (11.39%) QA
14 9 (11.39%) Continuous Improvement
15 8 (10.13%) Computer Science
15 8 (10.13%) Time Management
15 8 (10.13%) Cisco
15 8 (10.13%) Active Directory
15 8 (10.13%) Service Delivery
15 8 (10.13%) Risk Management
15 8 (10.13%) Information Security

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 5 (6.33%) IBM Notes
2 2 (2.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (2.53%) IIS
2 2 (2.53%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.27%) CMS
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.27%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.27%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 9 (11.39%) MS Office
2 6 (7.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (5.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.27%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.92%) IaaS
1 11 (13.92%) PaaS
1 11 (13.92%) SaaS
2 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.06%) LAN
1 4 (5.06%) WAN
2 3 (3.80%) Firewall
2 3 (3.80%) Network Security
3 2 (2.53%) DHCP
3 2 (2.53%) SAN
3 2 (2.53%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.27%) DNS
4 1 (1.27%) Skype
4 1 (1.27%) SSL
4 1 (1.27%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.59%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.06%) Big Data
2 4 (5.06%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.27%) ClearQuest
General
1 27 (34.18%) Finance
2 10 (12.66%) Banking
3 3 (3.80%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.53%) Back Office
4 2 (2.53%) Local Government
5 1 (1.27%) Billing
5 1 (1.27%) Legal
5 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (29.11%) Analyst
2 15 (18.99%) Project Manager
3 8 (10.13%) Operations Engineer
4 7 (8.86%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (7.59%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 6 (7.59%) Service Analyst
6 5 (6.33%) Consultant
6 5 (6.33%) Splunk Consultant
6 5 (6.33%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.06%) Agile Scrum Master
7 4 (5.06%) Network Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Scrum Master
7 4 (5.06%) Security Analyst
7 4 (5.06%) Senior Manager
7 4 (5.06%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (3.80%) Delivery Project Manager
8 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Lead Project Manager
8 3 (3.80%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.27%) .NET
1 1 (1.27%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.99%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.13%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.86%) Blackberry
4 6 (7.59%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.06%) iPhone
5 4 (5.06%) IVR
6 3 (3.80%) Digital Media
6 3 (3.80%) Smartphone
6 3 (3.80%) User Experience
7 2 (2.53%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.53%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.27%) Clustering
8 1 (1.27%) Cryptography
8 1 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.27%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.25%) Windows
2 6 (7.59%) Windows 7
3 4 (5.06%) Linux
3 4 (5.06%) Windows 8
3 4 (5.06%) Windows XP
4 3 (3.80%) Unix
4 3 (3.80%) Windows Phone
4 3 (3.80%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.53%) AIX
6 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.27%) Solaris
6 1 (1.27%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (41.77%) ITIL
2 24 (30.38%) Problem Management
3 22 (27.85%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (22.78%) Incident Management
5 17 (21.52%) Project Management
6 16 (20.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (17.72%) ITSM
8 13 (16.46%) Service Management
9 12 (15.19%) Open Source
10 11 (13.92%) Coaching
11 10 (12.66%) DevOps
11 10 (12.66%) PRINCE2
12 9 (11.39%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (10.13%) Information Security
13 8 (10.13%) Risk Management
13 8 (10.13%) Service Delivery
13 8 (10.13%) Time Management
14 7 (8.86%) Migration
14 7 (8.86%) Scrum
15 6 (7.59%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.06%) Java
2 3 (3.80%) JavaScript
2 3 (3.80%) PHP
2 3 (3.80%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.27%) Bourne shell
3 1 (1.27%) C++
3 1 (1.27%) Jython
3 1 (1.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (8.86%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.59%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (6.33%) MCP
3 5 (6.33%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.06%) CCNA
4 4 (5.06%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.06%) CISM
4 4 (5.06%) Degree
4 4 (5.06%) MCSE
4 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.80%) CISSP
5 3 (3.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.53%) MCSA
6 2 (2.53%) MCTS
6 2 (2.53%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.53%) PMP
7 1 (1.27%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.27%) CISA
7 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.39%) QA
2 5 (6.33%) COBIT
2 5 (6.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (5.06%) SLA
4 3 (3.80%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (2.53%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (10.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.53%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.27%) Veritas File System
3 1 (1.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 5 (6.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (2.53%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.27%) Legato
3 1 (1.27%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (17.72%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.13%) Cisco
3 6 (7.59%) Oracle
3 6 (7.59%) Splunk
4 5 (6.33%) Lotus
5 4 (5.06%) Apple
5 4 (5.06%) Avaya
5 4 (5.06%) BMC
5 4 (5.06%) HP
5 4 (5.06%) Remedy
5 4 (5.06%) ServiceNow
6 3 (3.80%) IBM
7 2 (2.53%) Adobe
7 2 (2.53%) ArcSight
7 2 (2.53%) Hyperion
7 2 (2.53%) Juniper
8 1 (1.27%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.27%) Fujitsu
8 1 (1.27%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.27%) Veritas
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