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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Management
Rank 42 35 27
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Contract jobs citing Change Management 30 33 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.20% 4.30% 6.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.91% 5.41% 7.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 20
Average daily rate £360 £388 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.09% +16.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £600 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Average hourly rate £23.20 £45.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.44% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £26.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-16.34% -5.45%
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
768 610 690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.88% 79.43% 78.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 491 383 333
Average daily rate £425 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 30 48
Average hourly rate £22.50 £36.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.84 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Change Management across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -9 8 £434 +44.58% 4
Macclesfield +2 6 £355 - 1
Knutsford -1 4 £475 +22.58% 1
Chester -10 4 £388 -35.41%
Alderley Edge - 3 - -
Runcorn - 1 £230 -
Change Management
North West

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Change Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Change Management.

1 20 (30.77%) Finance
2 18 (27.69%) ITIL
3 16 (24.62%) Pharmaceutical
4 13 (20.00%) Project Management
4 13 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (18.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (16.92%) Windows
7 10 (15.38%) Banking
7 10 (15.38%) Local Government
8 9 (13.85%) SAP
8 9 (13.85%) Migration
9 8 (12.31%) SQL
9 8 (12.31%) BPR
9 8 (12.31%) Data Management
9 8 (12.31%) MS PowerPoint
9 8 (12.31%) Life Science
9 8 (12.31%) Translating Business Requirements
10 7 (10.77%) Master Data Management
10 7 (10.77%) User Stories
10 7 (10.77%) PRINCE2
10 7 (10.77%) Service Management
11 6 (9.23%) ERP
11 6 (9.23%) Java
11 6 (9.23%) Oracle
11 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
11 6 (9.23%) Project Planning
11 6 (9.23%) Incident Management
11 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (7.69%) Degree
12 5 (7.69%) Problem Management

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Change Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Change Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.15%) NetWeaver
2 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.54%) JBoss
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.54%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (12.31%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) SaaS
2 1 (1.54%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) Internet
2 1 (1.54%) Skype
2 1 (1.54%) SSL
2 1 (1.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.15%) SAP BW
3 2 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.08%) Star Schema
4 1 (1.54%) Cognos Impromptu
4 1 (1.54%) Cognos Powerplay
4 1 (1.54%) Cognos Transformer
4 1 (1.54%) DB2
4 1 (1.54%) DTS
4 1 (1.54%) GIS
4 1 (1.54%) QGIS
4 1 (1.54%) ReportNet
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) FishEye
1 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.54%) JIRA
1 1 (1.54%) JUnit
General
1 20 (30.77%) Finance
2 16 (24.62%) Pharmaceutical
3 10 (15.38%) Banking
3 10 (15.38%) Local Government
4 4 (6.15%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.08%) Legal
5 2 (3.08%) Retail
6 1 (1.54%) Electronics
6 1 (1.54%) Marketing
6 1 (1.54%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (32.31%) Analyst
2 17 (26.15%) Project Manager
3 16 (24.62%) Business Analyst
4 7 (10.77%) ICT Manager
5 6 (9.23%) ICT Project Manager
6 5 (7.69%) Change Manager
6 5 (7.69%) Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Senior ICT Project Manager
6 5 (7.69%) Senior Manager
6 5 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
6 5 (7.69%) Service Manager
7 4 (6.15%) Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 3 (4.62%) Business Change Manager
8 3 (4.62%) SAP Consultant
9 2 (3.08%) Desktop Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) ETL Developer
9 2 (3.08%) SAP Basis Consultant
9 2 (3.08%) SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.62%) SAP Basis
2 2 (3.08%) .NET
2 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.08%) jQuery
2 2 (3.08%) Middleware
3 1 (1.54%) Ajax
3 1 (1.54%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.54%) CSS
3 1 (1.54%) HTML
3 1 (1.54%) HTML5
3 1 (1.54%) J2EE
3 1 (1.54%) Spring
3 1 (1.54%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Life Science
2 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.15%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.62%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.08%) Contactless
6 1 (1.54%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.54%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.92%) Windows
2 5 (7.69%) Unix
3 3 (4.62%) Android
3 3 (4.62%) Linux
4 2 (3.08%) AIX
5 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.69%) ITIL
2 13 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.00%) Project Management
3 12 (18.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (13.85%) Migration
5 8 (12.31%) BPR
5 8 (12.31%) Data Management
5 8 (12.31%) Translating Business Requirements
6 7 (10.77%) Master Data Management
6 7 (10.77%) PRINCE2
6 7 (10.77%) Service Management
6 7 (10.77%) User Stories
7 6 (9.23%) ERP
7 6 (9.23%) Incident Management
7 6 (9.23%) Project Planning
8 5 (7.69%) Problem Management
8 5 (7.69%) Service Delivery
9 4 (6.15%) Data Modelling
9 4 (6.15%) ETL
9 4 (6.15%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.31%) SQL
2 6 (9.23%) Java
3 4 (6.15%) ABAP
4 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.54%) C#
5 1 (1.54%) Python
5 1 (1.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) Degree
2 3 (4.62%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.54%) ECDL
3 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.54%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) SCCM
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 9 (13.85%) SAP
2 6 (9.23%) Oracle
3 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.62%) Citrix
4 3 (4.62%) HP
5 2 (3.08%) Informatica
5 2 (3.08%) VMware
6 1 (1.54%) Apple
6 1 (1.54%) Cognos
6 1 (1.54%) Juniper
6 1 (1.54%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.54%) Teradata
Warrington
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £351 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Warrington
Cathcart Associates
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago