The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Knutsford region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 3 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Change Management 13 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 16.88% 6.92% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.53% 8.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £428 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £376 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.86% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+39.53% +13.15%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
53 111 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 68.83% 85.38% 50.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 44 24
Average daily rate £425 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £221 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Change Management
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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 July 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 14 (70.00%) Finance
2 11 (55.00%) Banking
3 8 (40.00%) ITIL
4 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (25.00%) Service Management
5 4 (20.00%) Supplier Management
5 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (20.00%) Validation
5 4 (20.00%) Firewall
5 4 (20.00%) Security Management
6 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.00%) Middleware
6 3 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (15.00%) BladeLogic
6 3 (15.00%) Splunk
6 3 (15.00%) Cyber-Ark
7 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
7 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking
7 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (10.00%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (10.00%) WFM
7 2 (10.00%) German Language
7 2 (10.00%) Avaya
7 2 (10.00%) SLA
7 2 (10.00%) Project Management
7 2 (10.00%) TIBCO
7 2 (10.00%) Rendezvous
7 2 (10.00%) CMS
7 2 (10.00%) Back Office
7 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (10.00%) CMS
1 2 (10.00%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Project
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 14 (70.00%) Finance
2 11 (55.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (10.00%) German Language
3 2 (10.00%) Back Office
4 1 (5.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) Security Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Service Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Change Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Business Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Middleware Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Service Operations Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Communications Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Operations Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Implementation Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Implementation Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Risk Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Middleware
2 2 (10.00%) Rendezvous
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) PMI
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.00%) Clustering
1 1 (5.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Service Management
3 4 (20.00%) Security Management
3 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (20.00%) Validation
3 4 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (10.00%) WFM
5 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
6 1 (5.00%) Transition Management
6 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity Management
6 1 (5.00%) Dependency Management
6 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.00%) ITSM
6 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.00%) PMP
2 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.00%) CISA
2 1 (5.00%) MCTS
2 1 (5.00%) MCITP
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.00%) MCSE
2 1 (5.00%) CISSP
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.00%) COBIT
2 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Splunk
1 3 (15.00%) Cyber-Ark
2 2 (10.00%) Avaya
2 2 (10.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft