The table below looks at the statistics for Change Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Management
Rank 19 51 33
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -18
Contract jobs citing Change Management 134 27 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 9.72% 2.81% 5.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.49% 3.47% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 15 28
Median daily rate £400 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +19.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £295 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £465 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £12.39 - £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £20.63 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+64.84% -17.50%
Change Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1166 778 693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 84.55% 81.04% 78.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 840 495 473
Median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £268 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 39 23
Median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.11 £13.90 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £45.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing Change Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Change Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Change Management
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Change Management Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Change Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Management across the North East region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Change Management Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Change Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Change Management Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Management within the North East region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +28 115 £425 +21.42% 2
Durham +10 13 £300 -33.33%
Teesside - 1 - -
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Change Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 168 (68.85%) ITIL
2 119 (48.77%) Problem Management
3 103 (42.21%) Windows
4 95 (38.93%) Unix
5 94 (38.52%) Microsoft
6 76 (31.15%) AIX
7 75 (30.74%) Release Management
8 74 (30.33%) PRINCE2
9 67 (27.46%) Security Cleared
9 67 (27.46%) Open Source
10 66 (27.05%) Windows Server
10 66 (27.05%) Linux
10 66 (27.05%) Service Delivery
11 63 (25.82%) Configuration Management
11 63 (25.82%) Oracle
11 63 (25.82%) SaaS
11 63 (25.82%) PaaS
11 63 (25.82%) IaaS
12 60 (24.59%) Root Cause Analysis
12 60 (24.59%) Incident Management
12 60 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
13 58 (23.77%) Solaris
14 55 (22.54%) SLA
14 55 (22.54%) DevOps
15 52 (21.31%) Data Management
16 48 (19.67%) SC Cleared
17 43 (17.62%) HP
18 41 (16.80%) ServiceNow
19 40 (16.39%) MS Excel
20 39 (15.98%) BPSS Clearance

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 35 (14.34%) WebSphere
2 29 (11.89%) WebLogic
3 21 (8.61%) IIS
4 19 (7.79%) Tuxedo
5 18 (7.38%) Oracle Application Server
6 15 (6.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 14 (5.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 13 (5.33%) MQSeries
8 13 (5.33%) WebSphere Application Server
9 10 (4.10%) AquaLogic
10 9 (3.69%) Apache
10 9 (3.69%) SAS
11 7 (2.87%) PowerExchange
11 7 (2.87%) SharePoint
12 6 (2.46%) IBM Notes
13 4 (1.64%) OpenROAD
14 3 (1.23%) Jetty
14 3 (1.23%) Mongrel
14 3 (1.23%) Tomcat
14 3 (1.23%) WildFly
Applications
1 40 (16.39%) MS Excel
2 23 (9.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (4.10%) MS Office
4 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (6.56%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (4.10%) OpenText MBPM
3 9 (3.69%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (2.87%) Oracle 11i
5 6 (2.46%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (1.64%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (1.23%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.41%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 63 (25.82%) IaaS
1 63 (25.82%) PaaS
1 63 (25.82%) SaaS
2 12 (4.92%) HP Helion
3 3 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.23%) Google App Engine
3 3 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.02%) DHCP
1 22 (9.02%) DNS
2 13 (5.33%) SAN
2 13 (5.33%) SSL
3 12 (4.92%) TCP/IP
4 9 (3.69%) Firewall
5 5 (2.05%) FTP
5 5 (2.05%) IPsec
6 4 (1.64%) HTTP
7 2 (0.82%) BGP
7 2 (0.82%) Internet
7 2 (0.82%) OSPF
7 2 (0.82%) VPN
8 1 (0.41%) DSL
8 1 (0.41%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.41%) NAS
8 1 (0.41%) Network Security
8 1 (0.41%) SSH
8 1 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.41%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (9.43%) Oracle Database
2 18 (7.38%) SQL Server
3 10 (4.10%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (4.10%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (3.69%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (2.87%) PowerCenter
5 7 (2.87%) RDBMS
5 7 (2.87%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.87%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 6 (2.46%) SAP HANA
6 6 (2.46%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 4 (1.64%) DB2
8 3 (1.23%) OLAP
8 3 (1.23%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (4.51%) JIRA
2 10 (4.10%) StarTeam
3 9 (3.69%) Git (software)
3 9 (3.69%) Subversion
4 6 (2.46%) MSI
5 4 (1.64%) Log4j
6 3 (1.23%) CA Gen
6 3 (1.23%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.23%) LoadRunner
6 3 (1.23%) Travis CI
7 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 38 (15.57%) Finance
2 4 (1.64%) Billing
3 2 (0.82%) Banking
3 2 (0.82%) Legal
4 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.41%) General Ledger
4 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (13.11%) Analyst
2 28 (11.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 26 (10.66%) Project Manager
4 24 (9.84%) Support Engineer
5 22 (9.02%) Operations Engineer
6 18 (7.38%) Administrator
7 17 (6.97%) Support Specialist
8 16 (6.56%) DBA
9 14 (5.74%) Oracle DBA
10 12 (4.92%) Backup Engineer
10 12 (4.92%) Configuration Analyst
10 12 (4.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 11 (4.51%) Senior Operations Engineer
11 11 (4.51%) Support Analyst
11 11 (4.51%) Unix Support
12 10 (4.10%) Unix Engineer
13 9 (3.69%) Operational Support Analyst
13 9 (3.69%) Operations Analyst
13 9 (3.69%) Operations Support Analyst
13 9 (3.69%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (12.30%) Middleware
2 13 (5.33%) IBM Integration Bus
3 12 (4.92%) J2EE
4 7 (2.87%) .NET
5 4 (1.64%) JAX-RPC
5 4 (1.64%) REST
5 4 (1.64%) SOAP
5 4 (1.64%) Web Services
5 4 (1.64%) WSDL
5 4 (1.64%) XML
5 4 (1.64%) XSL
5 4 (1.64%) XSLT
6 3 (1.23%) Servlets
7 1 (0.41%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.41%) Itk
7 1 (0.41%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 38 (15.57%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (9.84%) Management Information System
3 22 (9.02%) CMDB
4 21 (8.61%) Clustering
5 15 (6.15%) Computer Science
6 10 (4.10%) Tandem
7 5 (2.05%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.64%) IBM Mainframe
8 4 (1.64%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.64%) PMI
9 3 (1.23%) Economics
9 3 (1.23%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (0.41%) CESG
10 1 (0.41%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.41%) FMCG
10 1 (0.41%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.41%) Replication
10 1 (0.41%) Statistics
10 1 (0.41%) User Experience
10 1 (0.41%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 103 (42.21%) Windows
2 95 (38.93%) Unix
3 76 (31.15%) AIX
4 66 (27.05%) Linux
4 66 (27.05%) Windows Server
5 58 (23.77%) Solaris
6 21 (8.61%) Windows XP
7 20 (8.20%) Windows 2000
8 13 (5.33%) OS/390
8 13 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (4.92%) HPUX
10 7 (2.87%) zOS
11 6 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (2.05%) Windows 7
13 4 (1.64%) MVS
13 4 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.41%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (68.85%) ITIL
2 119 (48.77%) Problem Management
3 75 (30.74%) Release Management
4 74 (30.33%) PRINCE2
5 67 (27.46%) Open Source
6 66 (27.05%) Service Delivery
7 63 (25.82%) Configuration Management
8 60 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
8 60 (24.59%) Incident Management
8 60 (24.59%) Root Cause Analysis
9 55 (22.54%) DevOps
10 52 (21.31%) Data Management
11 37 (15.16%) Quality Management
12 35 (14.34%) QMS
13 34 (13.93%) Service Management
14 30 (12.30%) ITSM
15 26 (10.66%) High Availability
16 24 (9.84%) Continuous Improvement
17 23 (9.43%) Project Management
18 21 (8.61%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 29 (11.89%) Java
2 23 (9.43%) SQL
3 17 (6.97%) Perl
4 10 (4.10%) C
4 10 (4.10%) C++
5 9 (3.69%) Shell Script
6 7 (2.87%) VB
7 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 67 (27.46%) Security Cleared
2 48 (19.67%) SC Cleared
3 39 (15.98%) BPSS Clearance
4 27 (11.07%) Degree
5 20 (8.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (6.97%) ITIL Certification
7 13 (5.33%) MCSA
8 12 (4.92%) MCSE
9 10 (4.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 9 (3.69%) AAT
11 6 (2.46%) MAPM
11 6 (2.46%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.82%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.82%) ISEB
12 2 (0.82%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.82%) PMP
13 1 (0.41%) APMP
13 1 (0.41%) BC Cleared
13 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 1 (0.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (22.54%) SLA
2 37 (15.16%) Disclosure Scotland
3 25 (10.25%) ISO 9001
4 10 (4.10%) QA
5 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 22 (9.02%) Active Directory
2 20 (8.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (5.74%) Firmware
4 12 (4.92%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (4.92%) vSphere
5 7 (2.87%) KVM
6 6 (2.46%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (2.46%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.23%) Xen
8 2 (0.82%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.82%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.41%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.41%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (4.51%) Tivoli
2 8 (3.28%) NetBackup
2 8 (3.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 7 (2.87%) HP Data Protector
3 7 (2.87%) OpenView
3 7 (2.87%) Perfmon
4 6 (2.46%) Data Guard
4 6 (2.46%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (2.46%) HP SIM
4 6 (2.46%) Microsoft Clustering
4 6 (2.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 5 (2.05%) HP SiteScope
6 3 (1.23%) Puppet
7 2 (0.82%) Control-M
7 2 (0.82%) MOM
7 2 (0.82%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.82%) SCOM
8 1 (0.41%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.41%) Netcool
8 1 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 94 (38.52%) Microsoft
2 63 (25.82%) Oracle
3 43 (17.62%) HP
4 41 (16.80%) ServiceNow
5 22 (9.02%) CA
6 20 (8.20%) VMware
7 19 (7.79%) IBM
8 11 (4.51%) Remedy
8 11 (4.51%) Sun
9 10 (4.10%) Axway
9 10 (4.10%) Red Hat
9 10 (4.10%) Symantec
10 9 (3.69%) Fujitsu
10 9 (3.69%) Perforce
11 8 (3.28%) Informatica
12 7 (2.87%) Citrix
12 7 (2.87%) EMC
13 6 (2.46%) Lotus
13 6 (2.46%) SAP
14 4 (1.64%) TIBCO