The table below looks at the statistics for Change Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Management
Rank 49 52 47
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing Change Management 50 34 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.10% 2.75% 2.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.14% 3.79% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 21 12
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£340 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £265 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £600 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £30.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-20.83% +39.53%
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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1209 897 849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 75.00% 72.51% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 736 506 452
Average daily rate £385 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 27 35
Average hourly rate £20.50 £23.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.76% +34.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £46.25 £34.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Change Management Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Change Management
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Change Management Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Change Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Management across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Change Management Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Change Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Change Management Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
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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
Altrincham - 1 £390 - 1
Bolton - 1 £370 -
Bury - 1 £150 -
Salford - 1 £555 -
Change Management
North West

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 34 (36.96%) Finance
2 31 (33.70%) Project Management
3 25 (27.17%) PRINCE2
4 22 (23.91%) ITIL
5 16 (17.39%) Microsoft
5 16 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (15.22%) Problem Management
7 13 (14.13%) Service Delivery
8 11 (11.96%) Migration
8 11 (11.96%) MS Office
8 11 (11.96%) SAP
9 10 (10.87%) MS Project
9 10 (10.87%) Service Management
9 10 (10.87%) Incident Management
10 9 (9.78%) Banking
10 9 (9.78%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (9.78%) Mainframe
10 9 (9.78%) Data Centre
11 8 (8.70%) Coaching
11 8 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (8.70%) Risk Management
11 8 (8.70%) Windows
12 7 (7.61%) WAN
12 7 (7.61%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (6.52%) Windows 7
13 6 (6.52%) Active Directory
13 6 (6.52%) Management Information System
13 6 (6.52%) Manufacturing
13 6 (6.52%) Validation
13 6 (6.52%) Transition Management

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (3.26%) Exstream Dialogue
2 2 (2.17%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.17%) Lync
2 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.09%) CICS
3 1 (1.09%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.09%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (11.96%) MS Office
2 10 (10.87%) MS Project
3 5 (5.43%) MS Excel
4 4 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Exstream
1 3 (3.26%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.17%) SAP PLM
2 2 (2.17%) SAP R/3
3 1 (1.09%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.09%) SAP PP
3 1 (1.09%) SAP PS
3 1 (1.09%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.09%) SAP MDM
3 1 (1.09%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.09%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.09%) SAP GRC
3 1 (1.09%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) SaaS
1 1 (1.09%) PaaS
1 1 (1.09%) IaaS
1 1 (1.09%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.61%) WAN
2 4 (4.35%) MPLS
3 3 (3.26%) DNS
4 2 (2.17%) LAN
4 2 (2.17%) Firewall
4 2 (2.17%) Wireless
4 2 (2.17%) DHCP
5 1 (1.09%) 2G
5 1 (1.09%) HSPA
5 1 (1.09%) LTE
5 1 (1.09%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.09%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (1.09%) SMS
5 1 (1.09%) UMTS
5 1 (1.09%) GPRS
5 1 (1.09%) GSM
5 1 (1.09%) SAN
5 1 (1.09%) Intranet
5 1 (1.09%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.09%) MS Access
1 1 (1.09%) SAP BW
1 1 (1.09%) DataStage
1 1 (1.09%) Easytrieve
1 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) JIRA
General
1 34 (36.96%) Finance
2 9 (9.78%) Banking
3 6 (6.52%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.26%) Automotive
5 3 (3.26%) Retail
6 2 (2.17%) Local Government
6 2 (2.17%) Marketing
7 1 (1.09%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.09%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.09%) Billing
7 1 (1.09%) Law
7 1 (1.09%) Legal
7 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 24 (26.09%) Analyst
2 22 (23.91%) Project Manager
3 8 (8.70%) Business Analyst
4 6 (6.52%) Consultant
4 6 (6.52%) Support Engineer
4 6 (6.52%) Change Analyst
4 6 (6.52%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (5.43%) PC Support
5 5 (5.43%) Field Service Engineer
5 5 (5.43%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 5 (5.43%) Field Engineer
5 5 (5.43%) Service Manager
5 5 (5.43%) SAP Consultant
5 5 (5.43%) Field Support Engineer
6 4 (4.35%) Project Coordinator
6 4 (4.35%) Service Analyst
6 4 (4.35%) Coordinator
7 3 (3.26%) Support Analyst
7 3 (3.26%) Change Manager
7 3 (3.26%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.17%) .NET
1 2 (2.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.78%) Mainframe
1 9 (9.78%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.52%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.17%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.09%) NHS
5 1 (1.09%) DTV
5 1 (1.09%) Clustering
5 1 (1.09%) IVR
5 1 (1.09%) VSAM
5 1 (1.09%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.09%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.09%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (1.09%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.09%) FMCG
5 1 (1.09%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.70%) Windows
2 6 (6.52%) Windows 7
3 5 (5.43%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.09%) Linux
5 1 (1.09%) OS/2
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (33.70%) Project Management
2 25 (27.17%) PRINCE2
3 22 (23.91%) ITIL
4 16 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (15.22%) Problem Management
6 13 (14.13%) Service Delivery
7 11 (11.96%) Migration
8 10 (10.87%) Service Management
8 10 (10.87%) Incident Management
9 9 (9.78%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (8.70%) Coaching
10 8 (8.70%) Risk Management
11 7 (7.61%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (6.52%) Validation
12 6 (6.52%) Transition Management
13 5 (5.43%) People Management
13 5 (5.43%) Data Centre Operations
13 5 (5.43%) Configuration Management
13 5 (5.43%) Information Security
13 5 (5.43%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.26%) SQL
2 2 (2.17%) Java
3 1 (1.09%) COBOL
3 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.09%) VB
3 1 (1.09%) ABAP
3 1 (1.09%) Assembly Language
3 1 (1.09%) REXX
3 1 (1.09%) JCL
3 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (5.43%) MCSA
1 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (5.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 5 (5.43%) SC Cleared
1 5 (5.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (4.35%) ISEB
2 4 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.26%) Degree
3 3 (3.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.09%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (1.09%) CITP
4 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.09%) PMP
4 1 (1.09%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.09%) CCNA
4 1 (1.09%) HNC
4 1 (1.09%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) SLA
1 3 (3.26%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.26%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (1.09%) XenApp
3 1 (1.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (1.09%) Netcool
1 1 (1.09%) NSN NetAct
1 1 (1.09%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 16 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.96%) SAP
3 5 (5.43%) HP
3 5 (5.43%) IBM
4 4 (4.35%) VMware
5 3 (3.26%) Remedy
5 3 (3.26%) Cisco
6 2 (2.17%) Oracle
7 1 (1.09%) Progress
7 1 (1.09%) Citrix
7 1 (1.09%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.09%) Mapinfo
7 1 (1.09%) BT
7 1 (1.09%) Amdocs
7 1 (1.09%) Brocade
7 1 (1.09%) 3PAR