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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Management
Rank 37 56 66
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +10
Contract jobs citing Change Management 161 132 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 4.56% 2.95% 2.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.48% 3.60% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 70 45
Median daily rate £375 £395 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% +11.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £218 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 6
Median hourly rate £41.97 £25.12 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.05% -44.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.86 £23.84 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £46.81 £63.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.44 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+14.50% +59.18%
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
2939 3663 2440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 83.30% 81.82% 75.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1877 2293 1396
Median daily rate £408 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.11% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 149 114
Median hourly rate £24.50 £37.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.78% +23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £13.00 £12.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.58 £56.97 £78.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +2 60 £425 +11.11% 12
Cheshire -3 39 £320 -20.00% 5
Lancashire +37 31 £375 -6.25% 3
Merseyside +10 14 £350 -
Cumbria +10 1 - -
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 95 (31.15%) ITIL
2 79 (25.90%) Finance
3 65 (21.31%) Stakeholder Management
4 54 (17.70%) Project Management
5 52 (17.05%) Oracle
6 48 (15.74%) Problem Management
7 43 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (12.13%) PRINCE2
9 35 (11.48%) Service Management
9 35 (11.48%) Incident Management
10 34 (11.15%) Open Source
11 32 (10.49%) IaaS
11 32 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
12 31 (10.16%) SaaS
12 31 (10.16%) PaaS
13 30 (9.84%) SAP
13 30 (9.84%) Oracle Database
14 28 (9.18%) Banking
15 27 (8.85%) Security Cleared
15 27 (8.85%) ERP
15 27 (8.85%) DevOps
16 26 (8.52%) Windows
16 26 (8.52%) Microsoft
16 26 (8.52%) Migration
16 26 (8.52%) ITSM
17 25 (8.20%) Oracle EBS
17 25 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
18 24 (7.87%) Data Centre
19 22 (7.21%) Performance Tuning
20 21 (6.89%) Oracle EBS R12

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 19 (6.23%) Oracle Application Server
2 7 (2.30%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.64%) IBM Notes
3 5 (1.64%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.31%) CMS
4 4 (1.31%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (0.66%) CICS
6 2 (0.66%) IIS
7 1 (0.33%) Apache
7 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.33%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.33%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 13 (4.26%) MS Office
2 10 (3.28%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.31%) MS Project
5 1 (0.33%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 25 (8.20%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (6.89%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (1.97%) Oracle Cash Management
3 6 (1.97%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (1.31%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (1.31%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (1.31%) SAP ERP
4 4 (1.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (1.31%) Unit4 Business World
5 3 (0.98%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.98%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (0.98%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (0.98%) SAP MII
5 3 (0.98%) SAP PP
5 3 (0.98%) SAP PP-PI
6 2 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.66%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.33%) Maximo
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 32 (10.49%) IaaS
2 31 (10.16%) PaaS
2 31 (10.16%) SaaS
3 5 (1.64%) Office 365
4 2 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.28%) Firewall
2 7 (2.30%) Network Security
2 7 (2.30%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.64%) LAN
3 5 (1.64%) Skype
3 5 (1.64%) WAN
4 3 (0.98%) DHCP
4 3 (0.98%) FTP
4 3 (0.98%) HTTP
5 2 (0.66%) DNS
5 2 (0.66%) SAN
5 2 (0.66%) WinSCP
6 1 (0.33%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.33%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.33%) MPLS
6 1 (0.33%) MRTG
6 1 (0.33%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.33%) OSPF
6 1 (0.33%) VLAN
6 1 (0.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (9.84%) Oracle Database
2 20 (6.56%) Oracle Database 12c
3 10 (3.28%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (3.28%) SQL Server
4 8 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (2.30%) Big Data
5 7 (2.30%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (1.64%) RDBMS
6 5 (1.64%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.31%) DB2
8 3 (0.98%) MS Access
8 3 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.66%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 2 (0.66%) Electronic Patient Records
9 2 (0.66%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.66%) MySQL
9 2 (0.66%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.66%) SAP HANA
9 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (2.30%) JIRA
2 5 (1.64%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.98%) ClearCase
3 3 (0.98%) LoadRunner
3 3 (0.98%) Toad
4 2 (0.66%) HP UFT
4 2 (0.66%) Subversion
5 1 (0.33%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.33%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.33%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.33%) Firebug
5 1 (0.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.33%) JMeter
5 1 (0.33%) JUnit
5 1 (0.33%) Maven
5 1 (0.33%) Mockito
5 1 (0.33%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.33%) The Grinder
General
1 79 (25.90%) Finance
2 28 (9.18%) Banking
3 9 (2.95%) Manufacturing
3 9 (2.95%) Retail
4 6 (1.97%) General Ledger
5 4 (1.31%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (0.98%) Investment Banking
6 3 (0.98%) Legal
6 3 (0.98%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.66%) Back Office
7 2 (0.66%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (0.66%) Local Government
8 1 (0.33%) Billing
8 1 (0.33%) Front Office
8 1 (0.33%) Marketing
8 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (23.93%) Analyst
2 50 (16.39%) Project Manager
3 39 (12.79%) Change Manager
4 26 (8.52%) Business Analyst
5 25 (8.20%) Business Change Manager
5 25 (8.20%) Business Manager
6 16 (5.25%) Consultant
7 15 (4.92%) Change Analyst
7 15 (4.92%) Operations Engineer
8 14 (4.59%) Administrator
8 14 (4.59%) DBA
9 13 (4.26%) Oracle DBA
10 12 (3.93%) Programme Manager
11 9 (2.95%) IT Manager
12 8 (2.62%) Architect
12 8 (2.62%) Developer
12 8 (2.62%) Service Manager
13 7 (2.30%) Infrastructure Manager
13 7 (2.30%) Service Analyst
13 7 (2.30%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.30%) .NET
2 4 (1.31%) XML
3 3 (0.98%) Regular Expression
3 3 (0.98%) SAP XI
3 3 (0.98%) SOAP
3 3 (0.98%) Web Services
4 2 (0.66%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (0.66%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.33%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.33%) Ajax
5 1 (0.33%) Apache Camel
5 1 (0.33%) JAXB
5 1 (0.33%) jQuery
5 1 (0.33%) JSON
5 1 (0.33%) MyBatis
5 1 (0.33%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.33%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.33%) Spring
5 1 (0.33%) XSD
5 1 (0.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (7.87%) Data Centre
3 11 (3.61%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.62%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.30%) Blackberry
6 6 (1.97%) Digital Media
6 6 (1.97%) NHS
7 5 (1.64%) Mainframe
7 5 (1.64%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.31%) iPhone
8 4 (1.31%) IVR
8 4 (1.31%) Life Science
8 4 (1.31%) Smart Meter
8 4 (1.31%) User Experience
9 3 (0.98%) Cryptography
9 3 (0.98%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.66%) Data Extraction
10 2 (0.66%) Replication
10 2 (0.66%) Statistics
10 2 (0.66%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 26 (8.52%) Windows
2 18 (5.90%) Unix
3 16 (5.25%) Linux
4 6 (1.97%) Windows 7
4 6 (1.97%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.64%) Solaris
6 4 (1.31%) AIX
6 4 (1.31%) Windows 8
6 4 (1.31%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.98%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.33%) HPUX
8 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.33%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (31.15%) ITIL
2 65 (21.31%) Stakeholder Management
3 54 (17.70%) Project Management
4 48 (15.74%) Problem Management
5 43 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (12.13%) PRINCE2
7 35 (11.48%) Incident Management
7 35 (11.48%) Service Management
8 34 (11.15%) Open Source
9 27 (8.85%) DevOps
9 27 (8.85%) ERP
10 26 (8.52%) ITSM
10 26 (8.52%) Migration
11 25 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
12 22 (7.21%) Performance Tuning
13 20 (6.56%) Coaching
13 20 (6.56%) High Availability
13 20 (6.56%) Logistics
13 20 (6.56%) Risk Management
14 16 (5.25%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (6.89%) Java
2 14 (4.59%) JavaScript
3 11 (3.61%) Python
3 11 (3.61%) Shell Script
3 11 (3.61%) SQL
4 9 (2.95%) PHP
5 7 (2.30%) Perl
6 6 (1.97%) PL/SQL
6 6 (1.97%) Ruby
7 3 (0.98%) C
7 3 (0.98%) C#
7 3 (0.98%) C++
8 2 (0.66%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.66%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.33%) Bourne shell
9 1 (0.33%) JCL
9 1 (0.33%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.33%) VB
9 1 (0.33%) VBA
9 1 (0.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 27 (8.85%) Security Cleared
2 18 (5.90%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.95%) Degree
3 9 (2.95%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (2.62%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (2.30%) CCNA
5 7 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (1.64%) CISM
7 5 (1.64%) ISEB
7 5 (1.64%) MCP
8 4 (1.31%) CISSP
8 4 (1.31%) MCSE
8 4 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.66%) CISA
9 2 (0.66%) MCSA
9 2 (0.66%) MCTS
9 2 (0.66%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.66%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.92%) QA
2 9 (2.95%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (1.97%) SLA
4 5 (1.64%) COBIT
4 5 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.98%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.33%) GMP
6 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (2.62%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (0.98%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (0.66%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.66%) KVM
4 2 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.33%) Veritas File System
5 1 (0.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (2.30%) Puppet
2 6 (1.97%) Nagios
3 5 (1.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (0.98%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (0.98%) HP SiteScope
4 3 (0.98%) SCCM
4 3 (0.98%) ServiceCenter
5 2 (0.66%) DameWare
5 2 (0.66%) Ganglia
5 2 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.66%) Salt
5 2 (0.66%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.33%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.33%) Legato
6 1 (0.33%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 52 (17.05%) Oracle
2 30 (9.84%) SAP
3 26 (8.52%) Microsoft
4 16 (5.25%) Cisco
5 11 (3.61%) IBM
5 11 (3.61%) Splunk
6 7 (2.30%) ServiceNow
6 7 (2.30%) VMware
7 6 (1.97%) HP
8 5 (1.64%) Juniper
8 5 (1.64%) Lotus
8 5 (1.64%) Remedy
9 4 (1.31%) Apple
9 4 (1.31%) Avaya
9 4 (1.31%) BMC
9 4 (1.31%) SaltStack
10 3 (0.98%) Cognos
10 3 (0.98%) F5
10 3 (0.98%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.98%) Veritas
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