The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 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 Manchester 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 49 46 65
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +19
Contract jobs citing Change Management 38 28 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.77% 2.90% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.90% 4.18% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 12
Average daily rate £370 £310 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.19% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £266 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £37.80 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-44.44% +160.68%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
975 670 894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 71.01% 69.29% 65.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 328 428
Average daily rate £365 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 46 48
Average hourly rate £16.63 £20.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.90% +17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £12.90 £12.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.31 £77.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Change Management
North West

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 6 £413 -
Altrincham - 5 £370 -
Rochdale - - - -
Wigan - - - - 2
Change Management
North West

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 22 (34.92%) Project Management
2 15 (23.81%) Finance
3 12 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
5 9 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 9 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 8 (12.70%) CRM
6 8 (12.70%) Data Modelling
6 8 (12.70%) Oracle
6 8 (12.70%) SAP
6 8 (12.70%) ITIL
6 8 (12.70%) PRINCE2
7 7 (11.11%) Windows
7 7 (11.11%) SQL
7 7 (11.11%) Data Management
7 7 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 7 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (11.11%) Change Control
8 6 (9.52%) Process Management
8 6 (9.52%) Configuration Management
9 5 (7.94%) Blackberry
9 5 (7.94%) MS Project
9 5 (7.94%) MS Office
9 5 (7.94%) UNIX
9 5 (7.94%) Retail
9 5 (7.94%) Dynamics CRM
9 5 (7.94%) Project Planning
10 4 (6.35%) QA
10 4 (6.35%) Business Transformation

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 (4.76%) IBM Notes
1 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.17%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.17%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.94%) MS Project
2 5 (7.94%) MS Office
3 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (6.35%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (6.35%) Oracle CRM
3 3 (4.76%) Maximo
4 2 (3.17%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (1.59%) SAP FI
5 1 (1.59%) SAP CO
5 1 (1.59%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) VPN
2 1 (1.59%) SAN
2 1 (1.59%) Internet
2 1 (1.59%) Firewall
2 1 (1.59%) VLAN
2 1 (1.59%) Network Security
2 1 (1.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.59%) MSBuild
General
1 15 (23.81%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Retail
3 4 (6.35%) Banking
4 2 (3.17%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.59%) Local Government
5 1 (1.59%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.59%) French Language
5 1 (1.59%) German Language
Job Titles
1 15 (23.81%) Project Manager
2 11 (17.46%) Analyst
3 6 (9.52%) Business Analyst
4 5 (7.94%) Team Leader
4 5 (7.94%) SAP Manager
5 4 (6.35%) Change Manager
5 4 (6.35%) Consultant
5 4 (6.35%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (4.76%) Administrator
6 3 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Data Manager
6 3 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (4.76%) PMO Manager
7 2 (3.17%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 2 (3.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.76%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.59%) .NET
2 1 (1.59%) SOAP
2 1 (1.59%) XML
2 1 (1.59%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Blackberry
2 4 (6.35%) PACS
3 3 (4.76%) NHS
3 3 (4.76%) FMCG
4 2 (3.17%) iPad
4 2 (3.17%) Statistics
5 1 (1.59%) Informatics
5 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.59%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.11%) Windows
2 5 (7.94%) UNIX
3 4 (6.35%) Linux
4 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.17%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.59%) Solaris
6 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.92%) Project Management
2 12 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 8 (12.70%) CRM
4 8 (12.70%) ITIL
4 8 (12.70%) PRINCE2
4 8 (12.70%) Data Modelling
5 7 (11.11%) Data Management
5 7 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 7 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (11.11%) Change Control
6 6 (9.52%) Process Management
6 6 (9.52%) Configuration Management
7 5 (7.94%) Project Planning
8 4 (6.35%) Information Security
8 4 (6.35%) ERP
8 4 (6.35%) Service Management
8 4 (6.35%) BCP
8 4 (6.35%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.11%) SQL
2 4 (6.35%) Java
2 4 (6.35%) Perl
2 4 (6.35%) PL/SQL
2 4 (6.35%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (3.17%) Degree
1 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) GPEN
2 1 (1.59%) OSCP
2 1 (1.59%) CISA
2 1 (1.59%) CISM
2 1 (1.59%) GSEC
2 1 (1.59%) MCSE
2 1 (1.59%) CCNP
2 1 (1.59%) CCNA
2 1 (1.59%) CISSP
2 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.59%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) QA
2 3 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Legato
1 1 (1.59%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (1.59%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.70%) Oracle
2 8 (12.70%) SAP
3 4 (6.35%) Red Hat
3 4 (6.35%) Citrix
4 3 (4.76%) Avaya
4 3 (4.76%) Lotus
5 2 (3.17%) Cisco
6 1 (1.59%) HP
6 1 (1.59%) EMC
6 1 (1.59%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.59%) McAfee
6 1 (1.59%) Websense
6 1 (1.59%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.59%) Lagan
6 1 (1.59%) F5
6 1 (1.59%) Juniper
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