The table below looks at the statistics for Change Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Change Management
England / North West
Rank 52 47 57
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Contract jobs citing Change Management 93 126 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 3.54% 3.39% 2.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.32% 4.11% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 63 44
Median daily rate £350 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £230 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 5
Median hourly rate - £33.75 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +75.32%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £25.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+19.68% -18.03%

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2155 3066 2591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 82.10% 82.38% 78.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1363 1856 1498
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £530 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 135 111
Median hourly rate £42.48 £38.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.77% +2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.70 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.71 £53.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 West

Change Management
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Change Management Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Change Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Change Management Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Change Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Change Management Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 20 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
Manchester +4 39 £363 -14.70% 11
Cheshire +16 18 £226 -38.57% 3
Lancashire +10 12 £363 +65.71% 2
Merseyside -9 10 £425 - 2
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 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 West region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 120 (45.80%) ITIL
2 61 (23.28%) Problem Management
3 55 (20.99%) Finance
4 51 (19.47%) Service Management
5 49 (18.70%) PRINCE2
5 49 (18.70%) Open Source
5 49 (18.70%) Analytical Skills
6 48 (18.32%) Agile Software Development
7 46 (17.56%) Oracle
8 45 (17.18%) Project Management
9 43 (16.41%) SaaS
9 43 (16.41%) PaaS
9 43 (16.41%) IaaS
10 42 (16.03%) Windows
11 41 (15.65%) Microsoft
11 41 (15.65%) Data Management
12 37 (14.12%) Incident Management
13 35 (13.36%) Security Cleared
14 34 (12.98%) ITSM
15 32 (12.21%) Oracle EBS
16 31 (11.83%) Stakeholder Management
17 30 (11.45%) Performance Tuning
18 29 (11.07%) DevOps
19 28 (10.69%) Oracle Database
20 27 (10.31%) Oracle EBS R12
20 27 (10.31%) Continuous Improvement
21 26 (9.92%) High Availability
22 25 (9.54%) Oracle Application Server
22 25 (9.54%) Release Management
22 25 (9.54%) MS Excel

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 25 (9.54%) Oracle Application Server
2 11 (4.20%) IBM Notes
3 10 (3.82%) WebSphere
4 8 (3.05%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.91%) Apache
5 5 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (1.91%) IIS
6 4 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.53%) JBoss
6 4 (1.53%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.53%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.15%) nginx
7 3 (1.15%) Oracle 10gAS
8 2 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.76%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.76%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.38%) CICS
9 1 (0.38%) Confluence
9 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 25 (9.54%) MS Excel
2 19 (7.25%) MS Office
3 18 (6.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.53%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 32 (12.21%) Oracle EBS
2 27 (10.31%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (3.05%) SAP MII
3 8 (3.05%) SAP PP
3 8 (3.05%) SAP PP-PI
4 7 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (2.67%) Oracle Cash Management
4 7 (2.67%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (1.91%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (1.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.76%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Assets
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 1 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.38%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.38%) SAP GRC
9 1 (0.38%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 43 (16.41%) IaaS
1 43 (16.41%) PaaS
1 43 (16.41%) SaaS
2 7 (2.67%) Office 365
3 2 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.38%) Trello
4 1 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.38%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.67%) LAN
1 7 (2.67%) WAN
2 6 (2.29%) Firewall
3 5 (1.91%) DNS
4 4 (1.53%) Kerberos
4 4 (1.53%) LDAP
4 4 (1.53%) SSL
5 3 (1.15%) DHCP
5 3 (1.15%) Network Security
5 3 (1.15%) Skype
6 2 (0.76%) IP Telephony
6 2 (0.76%) NAS
6 2 (0.76%) SAN
6 2 (0.76%) SMTP
6 2 (0.76%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.38%) FTP
7 1 (0.38%) HTTP
7 1 (0.38%) IPsec
7 1 (0.38%) VLAN
7 1 (0.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (10.69%) Oracle Database
2 25 (9.54%) Oracle Database 12c
3 15 (5.73%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (2.67%) SQL Server
6 6 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.91%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.53%) Big Data
8 4 (1.53%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.15%) MySQL
9 3 (1.15%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.15%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.76%) FileMaker
10 2 (0.76%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.38%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.15%) JIRA
2 2 (0.76%) StarTeam
2 2 (0.76%) Subversion
3 1 (0.38%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.38%) eCATT
3 1 (0.38%) ERwin
3 1 (0.38%) Fiddler
3 1 (0.38%) Firebug
3 1 (0.38%) GitLab
3 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.38%) JMeter
3 1 (0.38%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.38%) Log4j
3 1 (0.38%) LSMW
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.38%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.38%) The Grinder
3 1 (0.38%) Toad
General
1 55 (20.99%) Finance
2 12 (4.58%) Manufacturing
3 8 (3.05%) Banking
4 7 (2.67%) General Ledger
5 6 (2.29%) Retail
5 6 (2.29%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.53%) Marketing
7 3 (1.15%) Back Office
7 3 (1.15%) Local Government
7 3 (1.15%) Publishing
7 3 (1.15%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.38%) Billing
Job Titles
1 70 (26.72%) Analyst
2 25 (9.54%) Change Manager
3 24 (9.16%) DBA
4 23 (8.78%) Business Analyst
4 23 (8.78%) Operations Engineer
5 22 (8.40%) Project Manager
6 19 (7.25%) Oracle DBA
7 16 (6.11%) Service Analyst
7 16 (6.11%) Service Desk Analyst
8 14 (5.34%) Business Manager
9 13 (4.96%) Business Change Manager
10 12 (4.58%) Senior Analyst
11 11 (4.20%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
11 11 (4.20%) Administrator
11 11 (4.20%) Senior Business Analyst
11 11 (4.20%) Senior Operations Engineer
11 11 (4.20%) Support Analyst
12 10 (3.82%) SAP Analyst
13 9 (3.44%) SAP Business Analyst
14 8 (3.05%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.05%) SAP XI
2 7 (2.67%) .NET
3 6 (2.29%) Middleware
4 4 (1.53%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (1.53%) Web Services
5 2 (0.76%) CSS
5 2 (0.76%) SOAP
6 1 (0.38%) HTML
6 1 (0.38%) JAX-RPC
6 1 (0.38%) JSON
6 1 (0.38%) LAMP
6 1 (0.38%) MDX
6 1 (0.38%) REST
6 1 (0.38%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.38%) WSDL
6 1 (0.38%) XML
6 1 (0.38%) XSL
6 1 (0.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 49 (18.70%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.02%) Management Information System
3 18 (6.87%) Data Centre
4 14 (5.34%) Computer Science
5 12 (4.58%) Blackberry
5 12 (4.58%) Tandem
6 5 (1.91%) iPhone
6 5 (1.91%) Replication
6 5 (1.91%) User Experience
7 4 (1.53%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.53%) IVR
7 4 (1.53%) Life Science
7 4 (1.53%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (1.53%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.53%) Smartphone
7 4 (1.53%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.15%) Clustering
8 3 (1.15%) Fintech
8 3 (1.15%) NHS
9 2 (0.76%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 42 (16.03%) Windows
2 23 (8.78%) Linux
3 22 (8.40%) Unix
4 15 (5.73%) Windows XP
5 11 (4.20%) AIX
5 11 (4.20%) Windows Server
6 10 (3.82%) Windows 2000
7 7 (2.67%) VME
7 7 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.91%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.91%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.53%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.76%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.38%) Android
11 1 (0.38%) CentOS
11 1 (0.38%) OS/2
11 1 (0.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (45.80%) ITIL
2 61 (23.28%) Problem Management
3 51 (19.47%) Service Management
4 49 (18.70%) Open Source
4 49 (18.70%) PRINCE2
5 48 (18.32%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (17.18%) Project Management
7 41 (15.65%) Data Management
8 37 (14.12%) Incident Management
9 34 (12.98%) ITSM
10 31 (11.83%) Stakeholder Management
11 30 (11.45%) Performance Tuning
12 29 (11.07%) DevOps
13 27 (10.31%) Continuous Improvement
14 26 (9.92%) High Availability
15 25 (9.54%) Release Management
16 24 (9.16%) Migration
17 21 (8.02%) Operational Acceptance Testing
18 20 (7.63%) Process Improvement
19 19 (7.25%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.20%) Python
2 10 (3.82%) Java
2 10 (3.82%) Perl
3 8 (3.05%) SQL
4 7 (2.67%) JavaScript
5 6 (2.29%) PowerShell
6 5 (1.91%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.53%) C++
7 4 (1.53%) Ruby
8 3 (1.15%) C
8 3 (1.15%) C#
9 2 (0.76%) PHP
10 1 (0.38%) COBOL
10 1 (0.38%) JCL
10 1 (0.38%) R
10 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (13.36%) Security Cleared
2 23 (8.78%) SC Cleared
3 12 (4.58%) ISEB
4 11 (4.20%) Degree
5 8 (3.05%) BPSS Clearance
6 7 (2.67%) MCP
7 5 (1.91%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.53%) CCNA
8 4 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (1.15%) ISTQB
9 3 (1.15%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.76%) APMP
10 2 (0.76%) CISA
10 2 (0.76%) CISM
10 2 (0.76%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.76%) MCITP
10 2 (0.76%) MCSE
10 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.76%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.82%) SLA
2 9 (3.44%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (3.05%) QA
4 3 (1.15%) COBIT
4 3 (1.15%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.76%) GDPR
5 2 (0.76%) MiFID
5 2 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.38%) GxP
System Software
1 18 (6.87%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.91%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.76%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.76%) KVM
3 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.76%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 11 (4.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (1.15%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.76%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.76%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.76%) Ganglia
3 2 (0.76%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (0.76%) Nagios
3 2 (0.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.76%) Puppet
3 2 (0.76%) Salt
3 2 (0.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (0.76%) WSUS
4 1 (0.38%) Ansible
4 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (0.38%) FreeIPA
4 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.38%) SCCM
4 1 (0.38%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 46 (17.56%) Oracle
2 41 (15.65%) Microsoft
3 17 (6.49%) SAP
4 11 (4.20%) Lotus
5 8 (3.05%) ServiceNow
6 7 (2.67%) ICL
7 6 (2.29%) Cisco
8 4 (1.53%) Citrix
8 4 (1.53%) Fujitsu
8 4 (1.53%) VMware
9 3 (1.15%) IronPort
9 3 (1.15%) Juniper
10 2 (0.76%) Apple
10 2 (0.76%) Kaspersky
10 2 (0.76%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.76%) Remedy
10 2 (0.76%) SolarWinds
10 2 (0.76%) Sophos
10 2 (0.76%) Symantec
10 2 (0.76%) Temenos
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