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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Management
Rank 49 57 55
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs citing Change Management 127 106 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 3.47% 2.81% 3.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.28% 3.60% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 46 55
Median daily rate £400 £389 £402
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% -3.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £135 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 6
Median hourly rate £33.75 £21.91 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.03% -37.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.68 £19.11 £15.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £33.20 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £23.75 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+16.84% -17.39%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2964 2948 2248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.01% 78.05% 74.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1854 1736 1227
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 126 94
Median hourly rate £27.50 £37.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.67% +34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £14.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £57.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 26 July 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Change Management Hourly Rate Histogram 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 26 July 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
Manchester +4 60 £375 +22.44% 7
Cheshire +5 27 £400 -5.88% 5
Lancashire -3 17 £375 -3.87% 4
Merseyside -3 12 £344 -31.25% 2
Cumbria +14 2 - - 1
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 West region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 85 (29.01%) Stakeholder Management
2 75 (25.60%) Finance
3 74 (25.26%) Project Management
4 62 (21.16%) ITIL
5 42 (14.33%) Microsoft
6 39 (13.31%) Oracle
6 39 (13.31%) PRINCE2
6 39 (13.31%) Security Cleared
7 38 (12.97%) SAP
8 37 (12.63%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
9 36 (12.29%) SC Cleared
10 33 (11.26%) Problem Management
11 31 (10.58%) Banking
12 30 (10.24%) Service Management
13 29 (9.90%) Risk Management
14 28 (9.56%) Migration
15 26 (8.87%) Windows
16 25 (8.53%) ERP
17 22 (7.51%) Unix
17 22 (7.51%) MS Excel
18 21 (7.17%) Programme Management
19 20 (6.83%) Continuous Improvement
20 19 (6.48%) SQL Server
20 19 (6.48%) Incident Management
21 18 (6.14%) MS Office
21 18 (6.14%) Coaching
22 17 (5.80%) CRM
22 17 (5.80%) Management Information System
22 17 (5.80%) QA

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 8 (2.73%) IIS
2 7 (2.39%) WebSphere
3 6 (2.05%) GeoServer
4 5 (1.71%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.71%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.71%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (1.37%) Apache
6 3 (1.02%) CMS
6 3 (1.02%) IBM Notes
6 3 (1.02%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.68%) FileNet
7 2 (0.68%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.68%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.68%) WebSphere Process Server
8 1 (0.34%) AquaLogic
8 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.34%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.34%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 22 (7.51%) MS Excel
2 18 (6.14%) MS Office
3 10 (3.41%) MS Project
4 9 (3.07%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.68%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.34%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.39%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.02%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (1.02%) SAP ERP
3 3 (1.02%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (0.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.68%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.68%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.68%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.34%) Maximo
5 1 (0.34%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.34%) SAP APO
5 1 (0.34%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.34%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.34%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.39%) IaaS
2 6 (2.05%) PaaS
2 6 (2.05%) SaaS
3 2 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.44%) Firewall
2 6 (2.05%) SAN
3 5 (1.71%) SSL
4 4 (1.37%) Network Security
4 4 (1.37%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.02%) DNS
5 3 (1.02%) Skype
6 2 (0.68%) DHCP
6 2 (0.68%) FTP
6 2 (0.68%) HTTP
6 2 (0.68%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.68%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (0.68%) VoIP
6 2 (0.68%) WinSCP
7 1 (0.34%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.34%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.34%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.34%) VLAN
7 1 (0.34%) WAN
7 1 (0.34%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.48%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.39%) GIS
2 7 (2.39%) Oracle Database
3 6 (2.05%) QGIS
3 6 (2.05%) Spatial Data
3 6 (2.05%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (1.71%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.37%) DB2
6 3 (1.02%) Big Data
6 3 (1.02%) PowerCenter
6 3 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.68%) MS Access
7 2 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.68%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.68%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.68%) SAP HANA
7 2 (0.68%) Siebel EIM
7 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.05%) JIRA
2 4 (1.37%) ClearCase
2 4 (1.37%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.68%) ClearQuest
3 2 (0.68%) HP UFT
3 2 (0.68%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.68%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.68%) Toad
4 1 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.34%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.34%) CMake
4 1 (0.34%) Gradle
4 1 (0.34%) Maven
4 1 (0.34%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.34%) Mockito
4 1 (0.34%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.34%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.34%) TestComplete
4 1 (0.34%) WiX
General
1 75 (25.60%) Finance
2 31 (10.58%) Banking
3 9 (3.07%) Retail
4 8 (2.73%) Local Government
4 8 (2.73%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.05%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (2.05%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.37%) Legal
7 3 (1.02%) Back Office
7 3 (1.02%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.68%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.34%) Billing
9 1 (0.34%) Electronics
9 1 (0.34%) Front Office
9 1 (0.34%) Marketing
9 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (21.84%) Analyst
2 63 (21.50%) Project Manager
3 34 (11.60%) Change Manager
4 24 (8.19%) Business Analyst
5 23 (7.85%) Consultant
6 16 (5.46%) Developer
7 14 (4.78%) Business Change Manager
8 13 (4.44%) Programme Manager
9 12 (4.10%) Business Manager
10 10 (3.41%) Change Analyst
10 10 (3.41%) Change Consultant
10 10 (3.41%) IT Manager
11 9 (3.07%) Service Analyst
12 8 (2.73%) Project Change Manager
13 7 (2.39%) Backup Specialist
13 7 (2.39%) ITIL Manager
13 7 (2.39%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
13 7 (2.39%) Senior Network Specialist
13 7 (2.39%) Support Analyst
13 7 (2.39%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.73%) .NET
2 7 (2.39%) Ajax
2 7 (2.39%) ASP.NET
2 7 (2.39%) jQuery
3 5 (1.71%) XML
4 3 (1.02%) IBM Integration Bus
4 3 (1.02%) Regular Expression
4 3 (1.02%) Web Services
5 2 (0.68%) CSS
5 2 (0.68%) HTML
5 2 (0.68%) Middleware
5 2 (0.68%) SOAP
5 2 (0.68%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.34%) CGI
6 1 (0.34%) JAXB
6 1 (0.34%) SAP PI
6 1 (0.34%) SAX
6 1 (0.34%) WinForms
6 1 (0.34%) XSD
6 1 (0.34%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 37 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.80%) Management Information System
3 14 (4.78%) Data Centre
4 8 (2.73%) Mainframe
5 6 (2.05%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.05%) NHS
5 6 (2.05%) Visualisation
6 5 (1.71%) Microsoft Licensing
6 5 (1.71%) Smart Meter
7 4 (1.37%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.37%) EMC VNX
7 4 (1.37%) Life Science
7 4 (1.37%) User Experience
8 3 (1.02%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.02%) Clustering
8 3 (1.02%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.02%) iPhone
9 2 (0.68%) FMCG
9 2 (0.68%) IVR
9 2 (0.68%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 26 (8.87%) Windows
2 22 (7.51%) Unix
3 11 (3.75%) Linux
4 9 (3.07%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.05%) AIX
6 5 (1.71%) Solaris
6 5 (1.71%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.02%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.02%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.68%) OS/2
9 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.34%) HPUX
9 1 (0.34%) OS/390
9 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (29.01%) Stakeholder Management
2 74 (25.26%) Project Management
3 62 (21.16%) ITIL
4 39 (13.31%) PRINCE2
5 37 (12.63%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (11.26%) Problem Management
7 30 (10.24%) Service Management
8 29 (9.90%) Risk Management
9 28 (9.56%) Migration
10 25 (8.53%) ERP
11 21 (7.17%) Programme Management
12 20 (6.83%) Continuous Improvement
13 19 (6.48%) Incident Management
14 18 (6.14%) Coaching
15 17 (5.80%) CRM
16 16 (5.46%) Information Security
17 15 (5.12%) Business Analysis
17 15 (5.12%) Release Management
17 15 (5.12%) Service Delivery
18 14 (4.78%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 15 (5.12%) SQL
2 13 (4.44%) Java
2 13 (4.44%) JavaScript
2 13 (4.44%) Shell Script
3 11 (3.75%) Python
4 8 (2.73%) C#
4 8 (2.73%) PL/SQL
5 6 (2.05%) PHP
6 3 (1.02%) JCL
6 3 (1.02%) Ruby
6 3 (1.02%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.68%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.68%) Jython
7 2 (0.68%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.68%) VB
8 1 (0.34%) Bourne shell
8 1 (0.34%) C++
8 1 (0.34%) Perl
8 1 (0.34%) RPG IV
8 1 (0.34%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (13.31%) Security Cleared
2 36 (12.29%) SC Cleared
3 13 (4.44%) Degree
4 12 (4.10%) PMI Certification
4 12 (4.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 11 (3.75%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (3.75%) PMP
6 9 (3.07%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (2.39%) BC Cleared
7 7 (2.39%) DV Cleared
7 7 (2.39%) MCSE
7 7 (2.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (1.37%) CISSP
9 4 (1.37%) ISEB
10 3 (1.02%) CCNA
10 3 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (1.02%) CISM
10 3 (1.02%) MCP
11 1 (0.34%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.80%) QA
2 7 (2.39%) SLA
3 5 (1.71%) COBIT
3 5 (1.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.02%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.68%) P3O
6 1 (0.34%) GMP
6 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (1.71%) Active Directory
1 5 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.68%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.34%) Veritas File System
3 1 (0.34%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.34%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.34%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (2.39%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (2.05%) Tivoli
3 5 (1.71%) Puppet
4 4 (1.37%) Nagios
5 3 (1.02%) HP SiteScope
5 3 (1.02%) SCCM
5 3 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.68%) DameWare
6 2 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.68%) ServiceCenter
6 2 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.34%) CA Endevor
7 1 (0.34%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.34%) Legato
7 1 (0.34%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.34%) vMotion
Vendors
1 42 (14.33%) Microsoft
2 39 (13.31%) Oracle
3 38 (12.97%) SAP
4 11 (3.75%) IBM
5 9 (3.07%) HP
5 9 (3.07%) Splunk
6 7 (2.39%) Cisco
6 7 (2.39%) VMware
7 6 (2.05%) Informatica
8 5 (1.71%) ArcSight
8 5 (1.71%) PeopleSoft
9 4 (1.37%) CheckPoint
9 4 (1.37%) Citrix
9 4 (1.37%) Remedy
9 4 (1.37%) Siebel
10 3 (1.02%) Apple
10 3 (1.02%) BMC
10 3 (1.02%) Hyperion
10 3 (1.02%) Juniper
10 3 (1.02%) Lotus
Chester, Cheshire
Hydrogen
Rate: £250.00 - £260.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
North West
CPS Group UK
Rate: £200 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: Competitive Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
LA International
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North West
Boss ERP Consulting
Posted: 21 days ago