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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Change Management
England / North East
Rank 35 53 22
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -31
Contract jobs citing Change Management 52 22 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 5.98% 2.55% 5.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.82% 3.03% 8.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 19 20
Median daily rate £375 £350 £312
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £517 £539
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £62.00 £11.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+439.13% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-0.26% +3.44%

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
763 726 422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 87.80% 84.13% 70.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 470 245
Median daily rate £388 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.62% +10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £278 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 11 17
Median hourly rate £37.50 £15.00 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -31.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.55 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £21.00 £30.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017. 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 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 +17 51 £375 +12.69% 3
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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.

1 152 (78.35%) ITIL
2 106 (54.64%) Problem Management
3 98 (50.52%) Open Source
4 94 (48.45%) SaaS
4 94 (48.45%) PaaS
4 94 (48.45%) IaaS
5 92 (47.42%) PRINCE2
6 91 (46.91%) Data Management
7 84 (43.30%) Windows
7 84 (43.30%) DevOps
8 81 (41.75%) Linux
9 80 (41.24%) Agile Software Development
10 73 (37.63%) Unix
10 73 (37.63%) Microsoft
11 57 (29.38%) MS Excel
12 56 (28.87%) Analytical Skills
13 53 (27.32%) Oracle
14 50 (25.77%) AIX
15 45 (23.20%) MS PowerPoint
16 44 (22.68%) Service Management
17 43 (22.16%) ITSM
18 40 (20.62%) Release Management
19 38 (19.59%) Security Cleared
20 37 (19.07%) Windows Server
21 35 (18.04%) Configuration Management
22 34 (17.53%) Operational Acceptance Testing
23 32 (16.49%) Oracle Database
24 31 (15.98%) SQL
25 30 (15.46%) WebSphere
26 27 (13.92%) Management Information System

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 30 (15.46%) WebSphere
2 17 (8.76%) Tuxedo
3 15 (7.73%) IIS
4 14 (7.22%) Oracle Application Server
5 13 (6.70%) WebLogic
6 9 (4.64%) SAS
7 8 (4.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 7 (3.61%) PowerExchange
9 6 (3.09%) MQSeries
9 6 (3.09%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (2.06%) OpenROAD
11 3 (1.55%) Apache
11 3 (1.55%) AquaLogic
11 3 (1.55%) JBoss
11 3 (1.55%) Jetty
11 3 (1.55%) Mongrel
11 3 (1.55%) nginx
11 3 (1.55%) SharePoint
11 3 (1.55%) Tomcat
11 3 (1.55%) WildFly
Applications
1 57 (29.38%) MS Excel
2 45 (23.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (3.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (9.79%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (4.64%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (3.61%) Oracle 11i
4 6 (3.09%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (2.06%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (1.55%) BusinessWorks
6 3 (1.55%) OpenText MBPM
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 94 (48.45%) IaaS
1 94 (48.45%) PaaS
1 94 (48.45%) SaaS
2 12 (6.19%) HP Helion
3 3 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.55%) Google App Engine
3 3 (1.55%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.25%) DHCP
1 16 (8.25%) DNS
2 13 (6.70%) LDAP
2 13 (6.70%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.09%) SSL
4 5 (2.58%) IPsec
5 4 (2.06%) FTP
6 3 (1.55%) Firewall
6 3 (1.55%) HTTP
7 2 (1.03%) BGP
7 2 (1.03%) OSPF
7 2 (1.03%) SAN
7 2 (1.03%) VPN
8 1 (0.52%) DSL
8 1 (0.52%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.52%) Internet
8 1 (0.52%) MPLS
8 1 (0.52%) SMTP
8 1 (0.52%) SNMP
8 1 (0.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (16.49%) Oracle Database
2 22 (11.34%) Oracle Reports
3 19 (9.79%) SQL Server
4 16 (8.25%) DB2
5 13 (6.70%) MongoDB
6 12 (6.19%) Oracle Database 12c
7 10 (5.15%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (4.12%) Ingres
8 8 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (3.61%) PowerCenter
9 7 (3.61%) RDBMS
9 7 (3.61%) Relational Database
9 7 (3.61%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 6 (3.09%) SAP HANA
10 6 (3.09%) SAS Enterprise Miner
11 3 (1.55%) OLAP
11 3 (1.55%) Oracle OLAP
12 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.52%) Oracle Discoverer
12 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (5.67%) JIRA
2 4 (2.06%) Log4j
3 3 (1.55%) CA Gen
3 3 (1.55%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.55%) Travis CI
4 2 (1.03%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.52%) StarTeam
5 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (10.31%) Finance
2 4 (2.06%) Banking
3 2 (1.03%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.52%) Billing
4 1 (0.52%) General Ledger
4 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.52%) Retail
4 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (20.10%) Operations Engineer
2 32 (16.49%) DBA
3 28 (14.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 28 (14.43%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 24 (12.37%) Oracle DBA
5 21 (10.82%) Analyst
6 19 (9.79%) Administrator
7 15 (7.73%) Project Manager
7 15 (7.73%) Support Engineer
8 13 (6.70%) Support Analyst
9 12 (6.19%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (5.15%) Operational Support Analyst
10 10 (5.15%) Operations Analyst
10 10 (5.15%) Operations Support Analyst
11 8 (4.12%) Applications Support
12 7 (3.61%) Developer
13 6 (3.09%) Operations Support Engineer
13 6 (3.09%) PMO Manager
14 5 (2.58%) Backup Engineer
14 5 (2.58%) Ingres DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.15%) Middleware
2 7 (3.61%) .NET
3 6 (3.09%) IBM Integration Bus
4 5 (2.58%) J2EE
5 4 (2.06%) JAX-RPC
5 4 (2.06%) REST
5 4 (2.06%) SOAP
5 4 (2.06%) Web Services
5 4 (2.06%) WSDL
5 4 (2.06%) XML
5 4 (2.06%) XSL
5 4 (2.06%) XSLT
6 3 (1.55%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 3 (1.55%) Servlets
7 1 (0.52%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.52%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 56 (28.87%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (13.92%) Management Information System
3 17 (8.76%) CMDB
4 14 (7.22%) Clustering
5 10 (5.15%) Tandem
6 6 (3.09%) Mainframe
7 4 (2.06%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.06%) IBM Mainframe
8 3 (1.55%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.03%) PMI
10 1 (0.52%) CESG
10 1 (0.52%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.52%) EFT
10 1 (0.52%) Fintech
10 1 (0.52%) FMCG
10 1 (0.52%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (0.52%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 84 (43.30%) Windows
2 81 (41.75%) Linux
3 73 (37.63%) Unix
4 50 (25.77%) AIX
5 37 (19.07%) Windows Server
6 23 (11.86%) Windows XP
7 22 (11.34%) Windows 2000
8 16 (8.25%) Solaris
9 13 (6.70%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (5.15%) VME
10 10 (5.15%) zOS
11 8 (4.12%) MVS
12 6 (3.09%) OS/390
12 6 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (2.58%) HPUX
13 5 (2.58%) Windows 7
14 4 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
15 1 (0.52%) VMS
15 1 (0.52%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (78.35%) ITIL
2 106 (54.64%) Problem Management
3 98 (50.52%) Open Source
4 92 (47.42%) PRINCE2
5 91 (46.91%) Data Management
6 84 (43.30%) DevOps
7 80 (41.24%) Agile Software Development
8 44 (22.68%) Service Management
9 43 (22.16%) ITSM
10 40 (20.62%) Release Management
11 35 (18.04%) Configuration Management
12 34 (17.53%) Operational Acceptance Testing
13 27 (13.92%) Incident Management
13 27 (13.92%) Performance Tuning
13 27 (13.92%) Service Delivery
14 26 (13.40%) Continuous Improvement
15 25 (12.89%) High Availability
16 20 (10.31%) Disaster Recovery
17 16 (8.25%) Project Management
18 15 (7.73%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (15.98%) SQL
2 26 (13.40%) Java
3 16 (8.25%) Perl
4 10 (5.15%) Shell Script
5 8 (4.12%) COBOL
5 8 (4.12%) VB
6 6 (3.09%) C
7 5 (2.58%) Python
7 5 (2.58%) Ruby
8 2 (1.03%) C++
9 1 (0.52%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (19.59%) Security Cleared
2 24 (12.37%) SC Cleared
3 23 (11.86%) BPSS Clearance
4 15 (7.73%) ITIL Certification
5 13 (6.70%) MCSA
5 13 (6.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (6.19%) MCSE
7 7 (3.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (2.06%) Degree
8 4 (2.06%) MAPM
9 3 (1.55%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.55%) PMI Certification
10 2 (1.03%) IBM Certification
11 1 (0.52%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.52%) CCNA
11 1 (0.52%) CCNP
11 1 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.52%) MCTS
11 1 (0.52%) PMP
11 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (12.89%) SLA
2 22 (11.34%) Disclosure Scotland
3 11 (5.67%) PMO
4 7 (3.61%) QA
5 3 (1.55%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (8.25%) Active Directory
2 14 (7.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (6.19%) VMware ESXi
3 12 (6.19%) vSphere
4 7 (3.61%) Firmware
4 7 (3.61%) KVM
5 3 (1.55%) Oracle Clusterware
5 3 (1.55%) Xen
6 2 (1.03%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.03%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.52%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.52%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (4.64%) Data Guard
2 6 (3.09%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (2.58%) HP SiteScope
3 5 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.58%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (2.58%) Puppet
4 4 (2.06%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.03%) Control-M
5 2 (1.03%) MOM
5 2 (1.03%) SCOM
6 1 (0.52%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.52%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.52%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.52%) Netcool
6 1 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.52%) PureDisk
6 1 (0.52%) SCCM
6 1 (0.52%) Simpana
6 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 73 (37.63%) Microsoft
2 53 (27.32%) Oracle
3 19 (9.79%) ServiceNow
4 14 (7.22%) IBM
4 14 (7.22%) VMware
5 13 (6.70%) Informatica
6 11 (5.67%) Remedy
7 10 (5.15%) HP
7 10 (5.15%) Red Hat
8 9 (4.64%) CA
9 6 (3.09%) EMC
9 6 (3.09%) SAP
10 4 (2.06%) Cisco
10 4 (2.06%) Sun
10 4 (2.06%) TIBCO
11 3 (1.55%) Axway
11 3 (1.55%) Cadence
11 3 (1.55%) Google
11 3 (1.55%) Intel Security
11 3 (1.55%) Symantec