The table below looks at the statistics for Change Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Management
Rank 18 16 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Contract jobs citing Change Management 4 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 3.96% 2.82% 14.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 4.35% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 8
Average daily rate £475 £388 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% +9.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £26.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.46% -5.45%
Change Management
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
76 46 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 75.25% 64.79% 77.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 26 34
Average daily rate £425 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £310 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £463 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Change Management across the Knutsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Change Management Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Change Management
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Change Management Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) Banking
3 5 (38.46%) Unix
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) Service Management
4 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
5 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle
6 2 (15.38%) Internet
6 2 (15.38%) Middleware
6 2 (15.38%) Benchmarking
6 2 (15.38%) AIX
6 2 (15.38%) Linux
6 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) Coaching
6 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (15.38%) Retail
6 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
6 2 (15.38%) Degree
7 1 (7.69%) JIRA
7 1 (7.69%) Web Operations
7 1 (7.69%) Contactless
7 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
7 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (7.69%) Spring
7 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 1 (7.69%) JBoss
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Cognos Impromptu
1 1 (7.69%) Cognos Powerplay
1 1 (7.69%) Cognos Transformer
1 1 (7.69%) DB2
1 1 (7.69%) DTS
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.69%) ReportNet
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) FishEye
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) JUnit
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 7 (53.85%) Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Retail
4 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Service Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Service Level Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.69%) HTML Developer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Operations Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Operations Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Middleware
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) HTML5
2 1 (7.69%) J2EE
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) Spring
2 1 (7.69%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Contactless
2 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Unix
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) AIX
3 2 (15.38%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
2 4 (30.77%) Service Management
3 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Benchmarking
4 2 (15.38%) Coaching
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) Data Transformation
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) ITSM
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Apple
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) Cognos
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow
2 1 (7.69%) Teradata
2 1 (7.69%) VMware