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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 6 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs citing Change Management 10 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 14.93% 6.08% 3.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.52% 7.76% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 1
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£425 £428 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% -18.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-14.89% +23.68%
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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
54 116 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 80.60% 78.38% 64.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 50 31
Average daily rate £425 £380 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £235 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £470 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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 29 August 2014, 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 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 9 (60.00%) Banking
3 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 4 (26.67%) Service Management
4 4 (26.67%) Firewall
4 4 (26.67%) Security Management
4 4 (26.67%) Validation
4 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
4 4 (26.67%) Supplier Management
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) Back Office
6 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
6 2 (13.33%) Avaya
6 2 (13.33%) CMS
6 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
6 2 (13.33%) WFM
6 2 (13.33%) German Language
7 1 (6.67%) QA
7 1 (6.67%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
7 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (6.67%) Social Media
7 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 2 (13.33%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Project
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (26.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 9 (60.00%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Back Office
3 2 (13.33%) German Language
4 1 (6.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Architect
1 4 (26.67%) Consultant
1 4 (26.67%) Security Consultant
1 4 (26.67%) Security Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Change Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Business Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Service Operations Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Operations Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Implementation Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Implementation Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Information Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Social Media
1 1 (6.67%) Clustering
1 1 (6.67%) PMI
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
1 4 (26.67%) Service Management
1 4 (26.67%) Security Management
1 4 (26.67%) Validation
1 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
1 4 (26.67%) Supplier Management
2 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
3 2 (13.33%) WFM
4 1 (6.67%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow
4 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (6.67%) MCTS
1 1 (6.67%) MCITP
1 1 (6.67%) PMP
1 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
1 1 (6.67%) CISSP
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Avaya
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft