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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 59 56 36
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -20
Contract jobs citing Change Management 32 27 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.28% 2.34% 3.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.21% 3.15% 5.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 18
Average daily rate
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£400 £313 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -6.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £165 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £496 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £11.50 £9.00 £48.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% -81.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £25.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+1.96% +70.00%
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
998 857 857
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 71.23% 74.20% 71.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 628 453 440
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 45 46
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.75 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% -29.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.60 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.13 £47.13 £87.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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
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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 +1 2 - -
Rochdale - - - -
Sale - - - -
Stockport - - - -
Altrincham - - - - 1
Bury - - - -
Cheadle - - - -
Change Management
North West

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 28 (43.08%) Finance
2 21 (32.31%) Microsoft
3 15 (23.08%) MS Excel
4 14 (21.54%) MS Office
5 12 (18.46%) Project Management
6 10 (15.38%) ITIL
7 8 (12.31%) Windows
7 8 (12.31%) IBM
7 8 (12.31%) Release Management
7 8 (12.31%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (10.77%) PRINCE2
8 7 (10.77%) Service Management
8 7 (10.77%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (10.77%) Coaching
9 6 (9.23%) SQL
9 6 (9.23%) Oracle
9 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
9 6 (9.23%) Citrix
9 6 (9.23%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (9.23%) Problem Management
9 6 (9.23%) Windows 7
9 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (7.69%) CRM
10 5 (7.69%) Shell Script
10 5 (7.69%) Migration
10 5 (7.69%) Business Continuity
10 5 (7.69%) Banking
10 5 (7.69%) Incident Management
10 5 (7.69%) Mentoring

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
1 4 (6.15%) CICS
2 3 (4.62%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.62%) Apache
2 3 (4.62%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.62%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.08%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.54%) EPiServer CMS
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.54%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 14 (21.54%) MS Office
3 4 (6.15%) MS Project
4 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) SAP PLM
2 1 (1.54%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.54%) SAP xRPM
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) Intranet
2 2 (3.08%) WAN
2 2 (3.08%) VPN
3 1 (1.54%) DNS
3 1 (1.54%) SAN
3 1 (1.54%) Firewall
3 1 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.54%) VLAN
3 1 (1.54%) LAN
3 1 (1.54%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.15%) Easytrieve
3 3 (4.62%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.62%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.54%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Ant
1 1 (1.54%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 28 (43.08%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Banking
3 4 (6.15%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.62%) Retail
5 1 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.54%) Legal
5 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (18.46%) Analyst
2 7 (10.77%) Project Manager
3 6 (9.23%) Business Analyst
3 6 (9.23%) Administrator
4 4 (6.15%) Help Desk Support
4 4 (6.15%) Architect
4 4 (6.15%) Technical Architect
4 4 (6.15%) Consultant
4 4 (6.15%) DBA
4 4 (6.15%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (6.15%) Change Analyst
4 4 (6.15%) Developer
4 4 (6.15%) SQL DBA
4 4 (6.15%) Mainframe Architect
5 3 (4.62%) UNIX Administrator
5 3 (4.62%) Release Manager
5 3 (4.62%) Team Leader
5 3 (4.62%) SAP Manager
6 2 (3.08%) Change and Release Analyst
6 2 (3.08%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.62%) Middleware
2 2 (3.08%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.15%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (6.15%) Mainframe
2 4 (6.15%) VSAM
3 3 (4.62%) Statistics
4 2 (3.08%) PMI
4 2 (3.08%) NHS
4 2 (3.08%) FMCG
4 2 (3.08%) iPad
4 2 (3.08%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.54%) User Experience
5 1 (1.54%) DLPAR
5 1 (1.54%) HACMP
5 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.54%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.54%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.31%) Windows
2 6 (9.23%) Windows 7
3 4 (6.15%) UNIX
4 3 (4.62%) Linux
4 3 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.08%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.54%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.54%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.54%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.46%) Project Management
2 10 (15.38%) ITIL
3 8 (12.31%) Release Management
3 8 (12.31%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (10.77%) Coaching
4 7 (10.77%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (10.77%) PRINCE2
4 7 (10.77%) Service Management
5 6 (9.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (9.23%) Problem Management
6 5 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 5 (7.69%) Business Continuity
6 5 (7.69%) Migration
6 5 (7.69%) Incident Management
6 5 (7.69%) CRM
7 4 (6.15%) Risk Management
7 4 (6.15%) Performance Improvement
7 4 (6.15%) Change Control
7 4 (6.15%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.23%) SQL
2 5 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 4 (6.15%) JCL
3 4 (6.15%) Assembly Language
3 4 (6.15%) REXX
3 4 (6.15%) COBOL
4 3 (4.62%) Perl
4 3 (4.62%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.08%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) CISA
3 1 (1.54%) PMP
3 1 (1.54%) CCNA
3 1 (1.54%) ISEB
3 1 (1.54%) CISSP
3 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) SLA
1 4 (6.15%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.62%) Firmware
1 3 (4.62%) RHEV
Vendors
1 21 (32.31%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.31%) IBM
3 6 (9.23%) Citrix
3 6 (9.23%) Oracle
4 4 (6.15%) SAP
5 3 (4.62%) Sybase
5 3 (4.62%) EMC
5 3 (4.62%) NetApp
5 3 (4.62%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.54%) Mitel
6 1 (1.54%) Lagan
6 1 (1.54%) Northgate
6 1 (1.54%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.54%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.54%) Informatica
6 1 (1.54%) Cisco
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