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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Management
Rank 58 53 50
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs citing Change Management 31 29 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.01% 2.42% 2.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.73% 3.31% 3.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 8
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£400 £325 £155
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +110.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £524 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £359
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £11.50 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.13 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+35.59% -26.25%
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
1134 875 673
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 73.45% 73.10% 71.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 641 466 352
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 30 33
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -23.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £33.00 £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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
Oldham - 4 £288 -
Wigan - 2 - -
Altrincham - - - -
Rochdale - - - -
Sale - - - -
Salford - - - - 1
Change Management
North West

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 28 (45.90%) Finance
2 16 (26.23%) Project Management
3 15 (24.59%) Microsoft
4 13 (21.31%) MS Excel
5 12 (19.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (18.03%) PRINCE2
7 10 (16.39%) MS Office
8 9 (14.75%) SAP
9 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (11.48%) ITIL
10 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (9.84%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (9.84%) Release Management
11 6 (9.84%) Retail
12 5 (8.20%) PLM
12 5 (8.20%) MS Project
12 5 (8.20%) ERP
12 5 (8.20%) SAP PLM
12 5 (8.20%) Document Management
13 4 (6.56%) Banking
13 4 (6.56%) IBM Mainframe
13 4 (6.56%) COBOL
13 4 (6.56%) SQL
13 4 (6.56%) Windows
13 4 (6.56%) Mainframe
13 4 (6.56%) IBM
13 4 (6.56%) Easytrieve
13 4 (6.56%) JCL
13 4 (6.56%) REXX
13 4 (6.56%) CICS

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 4 (6.56%) CICS
2 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (21.31%) MS Excel
2 10 (16.39%) MS Office
3 5 (8.20%) MS Project
4 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (8.20%) SAP PLM
2 1 (1.64%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.64%) SAP FSCM
2 1 (1.64%) SAP xRPM
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.64%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.64%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.64%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) WAN
1 2 (3.28%) Intranet
2 1 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.64%) VLAN
2 1 (1.64%) Network Security
2 1 (1.64%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.64%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.64%) DNS
2 1 (1.64%) SAN
2 1 (1.64%) LAN
2 1 (1.64%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.56%) Easytrieve
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Ant
General
1 28 (45.90%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Retail
3 4 (6.56%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.56%) Banking
3 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.64%) Law
4 1 (1.64%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (22.95%) Analyst
2 9 (14.75%) Project Manager
3 8 (13.11%) Consultant
4 6 (9.84%) Business Analyst
4 6 (9.84%) SAP Consultant
5 5 (8.20%) SAP PLM Consultant
5 5 (8.20%) Change Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Architect
6 4 (6.56%) Technical Architect
6 4 (6.56%) SAP Manager
6 4 (6.56%) Mainframe Architect
7 3 (4.92%) SQL DBA
7 3 (4.92%) DBA
7 3 (4.92%) Release Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Administrator
8 2 (3.28%) Help Desk Support
8 2 (3.28%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (3.28%) Network Manager
8 2 (3.28%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) .NET
1 1 (1.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.56%) Mainframe
2 4 (6.56%) VSAM
2 4 (6.56%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (4.92%) FMCG
4 2 (3.28%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.64%) Open Source
5 1 (1.64%) CCTV
5 1 (1.64%) Statistics
5 1 (1.64%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.56%) Windows
2 2 (3.28%) Windows XP
2 2 (3.28%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000
3 1 (1.64%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.23%) Project Management
2 12 (19.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (18.03%) PRINCE2
4 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (11.48%) ITIL
6 6 (9.84%) Release Management
6 6 (9.84%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (8.20%) ERP
7 5 (8.20%) PLM
7 5 (8.20%) Document Management
8 4 (6.56%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.92%) Quality Management
9 3 (4.92%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.92%) Data Analysis
9 3 (4.92%) Problem Management
9 3 (4.92%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (4.92%) Time Management
10 2 (3.28%) Change Control
10 2 (3.28%) Six Sigma
10 2 (3.28%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.56%) COBOL
1 4 (6.56%) SQL
1 4 (6.56%) Assembly Language
1 4 (6.56%) REXX
1 4 (6.56%) JCL
2 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.64%) Java
2 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (3.28%) Degree
1 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.64%) VCP4
2 1 (1.64%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (1.64%) CITP
2 1 (1.64%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.64%) HNC
2 1 (1.64%) HND
2 1 (1.64%) CCNP
2 1 (1.64%) CCNA
2 1 (1.64%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) SLA
1 2 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.64%) XenApp
2 1 (1.64%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.64%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 15 (24.59%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.75%) SAP
3 4 (6.56%) IBM
4 3 (4.92%) Citrix
5 2 (3.28%) Oracle
5 2 (3.28%) Cisco
6 1 (1.64%) HP
6 1 (1.64%) Dell
6 1 (1.64%) Juniper
6 1 (1.64%) Informatica
6 1 (1.64%) NetApp
6 1 (1.64%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.64%) VMware
6 1 (1.64%) Mitel
6 1 (1.64%) Lagan
6 1 (1.64%) Veeam
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Oliver James Associates
Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago