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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Management
Rank 48 51 51
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing Change Management 115 97 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.97% 3.21% 3.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 4.36% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 59 42
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£390 £401 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.62% +12.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £250 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
-0.65% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 1
Average hourly rate £21.91 £40.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.22% +128.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £30.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-20.83% +39.53%
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
2988 2223 1942
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 77.21% 73.46% 71.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1786 1197 973
Average daily rate £400 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 102 92
Average hourly rate £40.00 £28.75 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.13% +33.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £13.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £53.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.16% -14.51%

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Change Management across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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
Manchester +7 53 £370 +18.40% 25
Cheshire -11 30 £413 +2.86% 7
Lancashire +18 14 £420 +21.77% 2
Merseyside -12 12 £371 -17.03% 3
Cumbria -17 1 £375 -25.00% 1
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 79 (34.80%) Project Management
2 67 (29.52%) Finance
3 56 (24.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 50 (22.03%) ITIL
5 38 (16.74%) Microsoft
6 35 (15.42%) PRINCE2
7 27 (11.89%) Service Delivery
8 26 (11.45%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (10.57%) Migration
10 23 (10.13%) MS Office
11 22 (9.69%) MS Project
11 22 (9.69%) Service Management
12 20 (8.81%) Problem Management
12 20 (8.81%) Security Cleared
13 19 (8.37%) SAP
14 17 (7.49%) Banking
14 17 (7.49%) Risk Management
14 17 (7.49%) Oracle
14 17 (7.49%) Windows
14 17 (7.49%) Continuous Improvement
15 16 (7.05%) Release Management
15 16 (7.05%) Programme Management
16 15 (6.61%) SC Cleared
16 15 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
17 14 (6.17%) Incident Management
17 14 (6.17%) MS Excel
18 13 (5.73%) SLA
18 13 (5.73%) Manufacturing
18 13 (5.73%) Validation
18 13 (5.73%) Project Planning

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 9 (3.96%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.76%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.76%) Lync
2 4 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (1.32%) Exstream Dialogue
4 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (0.88%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (0.44%) Confluence
5 1 (0.44%) CICS
5 1 (0.44%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 23 (10.13%) MS Office
2 22 (9.69%) MS Project
3 14 (6.17%) MS Excel
4 5 (2.20%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (1.76%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.20%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.32%) Exstream
2 3 (1.32%) SAP PS
2 3 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.32%) SAP PLM
3 2 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.88%) Agresso
3 2 (0.88%) SAP R/3
3 2 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.88%) SAP GRC
3 2 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.44%) SAP FSCM
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.44%) TrackWise
4 1 (0.44%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.44%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.44%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.44%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.32%) SaaS
2 2 (0.88%) Office 365
2 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.88%) SoftLayer
3 1 (0.44%) IaaS
3 1 (0.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.52%) WAN
2 5 (2.20%) MPLS
3 4 (1.76%) DNS
3 4 (1.76%) SAN
4 3 (1.32%) LAN
4 3 (1.32%) Firewall
4 3 (1.32%) Wireless
4 3 (1.32%) DHCP
5 2 (0.88%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.88%) NAS
6 1 (0.44%) Junos
6 1 (0.44%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.44%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (0.44%) HTTP
6 1 (0.44%) 2G
6 1 (0.44%) VLAN
6 1 (0.44%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.44%) HSPA
6 1 (0.44%) LTE
6 1 (0.44%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.41%) Oracle Database
2 9 (3.96%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (3.08%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (1.32%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.88%) QlikView
5 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.44%) Cognos Transformer
6 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.44%) DB2
6 1 (0.44%) MS Access
6 1 (0.44%) Cognos Powerplay
6 1 (0.44%) Cognos Impromptu
6 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.44%) DTS
6 1 (0.44%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.44%) DataStage
6 1 (0.44%) Easytrieve
6 1 (0.44%) ReportNet
Development Applications
1 2 (0.88%) Subversion
1 2 (0.88%) Maven
1 2 (0.88%) StarTeam
2 1 (0.44%) JIRA
General
1 67 (29.52%) Finance
2 17 (7.49%) Banking
3 13 (5.73%) Manufacturing
4 12 (5.29%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (3.52%) Local Government
6 6 (2.64%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.76%) Retail
8 3 (1.32%) Legal
8 3 (1.32%) Marketing
8 3 (1.32%) Automotive
9 2 (0.88%) Advertising
9 2 (0.88%) Electronics
9 2 (0.88%) Billing
10 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 59 (25.99%) Project Manager
2 46 (20.26%) Analyst
3 23 (10.13%) Business Analyst
4 18 (7.93%) Change Manager
5 11 (4.85%) Change Analyst
5 11 (4.85%) Consultant
6 10 (4.41%) DBA
6 10 (4.41%) Service Manager
7 9 (3.96%) Senior Manager
7 9 (3.96%) Administrator
7 9 (3.96%) Business Manager
8 8 (3.52%) Support Engineer
8 8 (3.52%) Coordinator
8 8 (3.52%) Architect
8 8 (3.52%) IT Project Manager
9 7 (3.08%) SAP Consultant
9 7 (3.08%) Infrastructure Manager
9 7 (3.08%) ICT Project Manager
10 6 (2.64%) Business Change Manager
10 6 (2.64%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.76%) .NET
1 4 (1.76%) Web Services
2 3 (1.32%) Middleware
3 2 (0.88%) JSP
4 1 (0.44%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.85%) Data Centre
3 10 (4.41%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.96%) Mainframe
5 6 (2.64%) Visualisation
6 5 (2.20%) User Experience
7 3 (1.32%) Economics
7 3 (1.32%) PMI
7 3 (1.32%) CMDB
8 2 (0.88%) NHS
8 2 (0.88%) DTV
8 2 (0.88%) Informatics
8 2 (0.88%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.44%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.44%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.44%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.44%) Life Science
9 1 (0.44%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.49%) Windows
2 9 (3.96%) UNIX
2 9 (3.96%) Windows 7
3 8 (3.52%) Linux
4 5 (2.20%) Windows XP
5 4 (1.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.76%) AIX
5 4 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.32%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.88%) HPUX
8 1 (0.44%) Solaris
8 1 (0.44%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.44%) ThreadX
8 1 (0.44%) OS/2
8 1 (0.44%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (34.80%) Project Management
2 56 (24.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 50 (22.03%) ITIL
4 35 (15.42%) PRINCE2
5 27 (11.89%) Service Delivery
6 26 (11.45%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (10.57%) Migration
8 22 (9.69%) Service Management
9 20 (8.81%) Problem Management
10 17 (7.49%) Risk Management
10 17 (7.49%) Continuous Improvement
11 16 (7.05%) Release Management
11 16 (7.05%) Programme Management
12 14 (6.17%) Incident Management
13 13 (5.73%) Business Analysis
13 13 (5.73%) Project Planning
13 13 (5.73%) Validation
13 13 (5.73%) Coaching
14 12 (5.29%) Waterfall
14 12 (5.29%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.08%) Shell Script
2 5 (2.20%) SQL
3 4 (1.76%) Java
4 2 (0.88%) C
4 2 (0.88%) VB
5 1 (0.44%) ABAP
5 1 (0.44%) Assembly Language
5 1 (0.44%) REXX
5 1 (0.44%) C++
5 1 (0.44%) COBOL
5 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.44%) JCL
5 1 (0.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (8.81%) Security Cleared
2 15 (6.61%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.85%) Degree
4 9 (3.96%) PMI Certification
5 8 (3.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 7 (3.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (2.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (2.64%) PMP
8 5 (2.20%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (2.20%) MCSA
8 5 (2.20%) ISEB
9 4 (1.76%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.76%) HND
10 3 (1.32%) HNC
10 3 (1.32%) CCNP
10 3 (1.32%) CITP
10 3 (1.32%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 3 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.88%) CCNA
11 2 (0.88%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.73%) SLA
2 5 (2.20%) QA
3 3 (1.32%) FATCA
4 2 (0.88%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (5.29%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.08%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.32%) Time Sharing Option
4 2 (0.88%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.44%) XenApp
5 1 (0.44%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.44%) Firmware
5 1 (0.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (3.96%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (0.88%) SCCM
2 2 (0.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (0.44%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.44%) OVSD
3 1 (0.44%) HP NNM
3 1 (0.44%) OpenView
3 1 (0.44%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.44%) Netcool
Vendors
1 38 (16.74%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.37%) SAP
3 17 (7.49%) Oracle
4 12 (5.29%) HP
5 8 (3.52%) Remedy
5 8 (3.52%) VMware
5 8 (3.52%) IBM
6 6 (2.64%) Cisco
7 2 (0.88%) Citrix
7 2 (0.88%) Brocade
7 2 (0.88%) 3PAR
8 1 (0.44%) Renesas
8 1 (0.44%) NetScout
8 1 (0.44%) Opsware
8 1 (0.44%) Amdocs
8 1 (0.44%) AppSense
8 1 (0.44%) Teradata
8 1 (0.44%) Curam
8 1 (0.44%) Juniper
8 1 (0.44%) BMC
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