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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Management
Rank 35 55 58
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +3
Contract jobs citing Change Management 182 105 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 4.60% 2.85% 2.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.63% 3.68% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 51 44
Median daily rate £406 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 12
Median hourly rate £22.54 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.60% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £25.71 £26.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.20 £35.00 £44.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.44 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-21.60% -
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
3234 2852 2298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.81% 77.54% 74.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2013 1642 1204
Median daily rate £425 £393 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.28% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 139 115
Median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.00 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 27 May 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 67 £406 +4.83% 15
Cheshire +17 47 £425 -24.44% 5
Lancashire +7 26 £418 +19.28% 1
Cumbria +14 17 £355 -19.31% 2
Merseyside +1 16 £350 -26.31% 3
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 93 (30.00%) Project Management
2 82 (26.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 75 (24.19%) Finance
4 60 (19.35%) ITIL
5 46 (14.84%) PRINCE2
5 46 (14.84%) SAP
6 42 (13.55%) Oracle
7 40 (12.90%) Microsoft
8 37 (11.94%) Risk Management
8 37 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (11.61%) Security Cleared
10 35 (11.29%) SC Cleared
10 35 (11.29%) Migration
11 34 (10.97%) Problem Management
11 34 (10.97%) Analytical Skills
12 32 (10.32%) ERP
13 31 (10.00%) Service Management
13 31 (10.00%) Banking
14 25 (8.06%) Incident Management
15 23 (7.42%) Windows
16 22 (7.10%) CRM
16 22 (7.10%) Programme Management
17 21 (6.77%) MS Excel
17 21 (6.77%) Unix
17 21 (6.77%) Service Delivery
17 21 (6.77%) Management Information System
18 20 (6.45%) Data Migration
19 19 (6.13%) Continuous Improvement
20 18 (5.81%) SQL Server
21 17 (5.48%) Performance Management

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 (2.58%) IIS
2 7 (2.26%) WebSphere
3 6 (1.94%) GeoServer
4 5 (1.61%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.61%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (1.29%) Apache
5 4 (1.29%) Skype for Business
6 3 (0.97%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.97%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.65%) CMS
7 2 (0.65%) FileNet
7 2 (0.65%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.65%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.65%) WebSphere Process Server
8 1 (0.32%) AquaLogic
8 1 (0.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.32%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 21 (6.77%) MS Excel
2 16 (5.16%) MS Office
3 9 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (2.90%) MS Project
4 2 (0.65%) Open Workbench
5 1 (0.32%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (2.26%) SAP HR
2 7 (2.26%) SAP Payroll
3 6 (1.94%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (1.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.97%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.97%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.65%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.32%) Maximo
7 1 (0.32%) OpenText MBPM
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.32%) SAP APO
7 1 (0.32%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.26%) SuccessFactors
2 6 (1.94%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.97%) SaaS
4 2 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.65%) Office 365
5 1 (0.32%) IaaS
5 1 (0.32%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.55%) Firewall
2 6 (1.94%) SAN
2 6 (1.94%) SMS
2 6 (1.94%) SSL
3 4 (1.29%) Internet
3 4 (1.29%) Skype
4 3 (0.97%) DNS
4 3 (0.97%) Network Security
4 3 (0.97%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.97%) VoIP
4 3 (0.97%) WAN
5 2 (0.65%) FTP
5 2 (0.65%) HTTP
5 2 (0.65%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.65%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (0.65%) WinSCP
6 1 (0.32%) DHCP
6 1 (0.32%) MPLS
6 1 (0.32%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.81%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.26%) GIS
3 6 (1.94%) Oracle Database
3 6 (1.94%) QGIS
3 6 (1.94%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.29%) DB2
5 4 (1.29%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (0.97%) Big Data
6 3 (0.97%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 3 (0.97%) PowerCenter
6 3 (0.97%) Siebel EIM
6 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.65%) MS Access
7 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.65%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.65%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.65%) SAP HANA
7 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (1.94%) JIRA
2 4 (1.29%) ClearCase
2 4 (1.29%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.65%) ClearQuest
3 2 (0.65%) HP UFT
3 2 (0.65%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.65%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.65%) Toad
4 1 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.32%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.32%) CMake
4 1 (0.32%) Gradle
4 1 (0.32%) Maven
4 1 (0.32%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.32%) Mockito
4 1 (0.32%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.32%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.32%) TestComplete
4 1 (0.32%) WiX
General
1 75 (24.19%) Finance
2 31 (10.00%) Banking
3 10 (3.23%) Local Government
3 10 (3.23%) Marketing
4 9 (2.90%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.58%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (2.58%) Retail
6 7 (2.26%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.94%) Legal
8 3 (0.97%) Military
9 2 (0.65%) Back Office
9 2 (0.65%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.65%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.65%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.32%) Billing
10 1 (0.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 78 (25.16%) Project Manager
2 68 (21.94%) Analyst
3 35 (11.29%) Change Manager
4 30 (9.68%) Business Analyst
5 23 (7.42%) Consultant
6 16 (5.16%) Developer
7 14 (4.52%) HR Manager
8 13 (4.19%) Programme Manager
9 12 (3.87%) Project Change Manager
10 11 (3.55%) Change Analyst
11 10 (3.23%) Business Change Manager
11 10 (3.23%) Change Consultant
12 9 (2.90%) Change Project Manager
12 9 (2.90%) IT Manager
12 9 (2.90%) SAP Manager
13 7 (2.26%) Backup Specialist
13 7 (2.26%) ERP Manager
13 7 (2.26%) Infrastructure Manager
13 7 (2.26%) SAP HR Project Manager
13 7 (2.26%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.26%) .NET
1 7 (2.26%) Ajax
1 7 (2.26%) ASP.NET
1 7 (2.26%) jQuery
2 5 (1.61%) XML
3 3 (0.97%) IBM Integration Bus
3 3 (0.97%) J2EE
3 3 (0.97%) Regular Expression
3 3 (0.97%) Web Services
4 2 (0.65%) CSS
4 2 (0.65%) EDI
4 2 (0.65%) HTML
4 2 (0.65%) Middleware
4 2 (0.65%) SOAP
4 2 (0.65%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.32%) CGI
5 1 (0.32%) JAXB
5 1 (0.32%) SAX
5 1 (0.32%) WinForms
5 1 (0.32%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 34 (10.97%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (6.77%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.19%) Data Centre
4 11 (3.55%) Mainframe
4 11 (3.55%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.90%) Visualisation
6 8 (2.58%) NHS
7 6 (1.94%) Copywriting
7 6 (1.94%) Life Science
7 6 (1.94%) User Experience
8 5 (1.61%) Microsoft Licensing
9 4 (1.29%) Contactless
9 4 (1.29%) EMC VNX
10 3 (0.97%) Clustering
10 3 (0.97%) CMDB
10 3 (0.97%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.97%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.97%) IBM Mainframe
11 2 (0.65%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.65%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 23 (7.42%) Windows
2 21 (6.77%) Unix
3 10 (3.23%) Linux
4 7 (2.26%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.94%) AIX
6 5 (1.61%) Android
6 5 (1.61%) Solaris
7 4 (1.29%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.65%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.65%) OS/2
8 2 (0.65%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.32%) HPUX
9 1 (0.32%) OS/390
9 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (30.00%) Project Management
2 82 (26.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 60 (19.35%) ITIL
4 46 (14.84%) PRINCE2
5 37 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (11.94%) Risk Management
6 35 (11.29%) Migration
7 34 (10.97%) Problem Management
8 32 (10.32%) ERP
9 31 (10.00%) Service Management
10 25 (8.06%) Incident Management
11 22 (7.10%) CRM
11 22 (7.10%) Programme Management
12 21 (6.77%) Service Delivery
13 20 (6.45%) Data Migration
14 19 (6.13%) Continuous Improvement
15 17 (5.48%) Performance Management
16 16 (5.16%) Information Security
17 15 (4.84%) Coaching
17 15 (4.84%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (5.16%) SQL
2 15 (4.84%) Java
3 13 (4.19%) JavaScript
3 13 (4.19%) Shell Script
4 11 (3.55%) Python
5 8 (2.58%) C#
5 8 (2.58%) PL/SQL
6 6 (1.94%) PHP
7 3 (0.97%) JCL
7 3 (0.97%) Ruby
7 3 (0.97%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.65%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.65%) Jython
8 2 (0.65%) VB
9 1 (0.32%) Bourne shell
9 1 (0.32%) C
9 1 (0.32%) C++
9 1 (0.32%) Perl
9 1 (0.32%) RPG IV
9 1 (0.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 36 (11.61%) Security Cleared
2 35 (11.29%) SC Cleared
3 14 (4.52%) ITIL Certification
4 13 (4.19%) Degree
5 12 (3.87%) PMI Certification
5 12 (3.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 11 (3.55%) PMP
7 10 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 9 (2.90%) BPSS Clearance
9 7 (2.26%) BC Cleared
9 7 (2.26%) DV Cleared
10 6 (1.94%) MCSE
10 6 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (1.29%) ISEB
12 3 (0.97%) CISM
12 3 (0.97%) CISSP
13 2 (0.65%) CCNA
13 2 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.65%) MCP
14 1 (0.32%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.48%) QA
2 11 (3.55%) SLA
3 6 (1.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (1.61%) COBIT
5 2 (0.65%) P3O
6 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.32%) GMP
6 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (1.61%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.65%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.32%) Veritas File System
4 1 (0.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (0.32%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (2.26%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (1.94%) Tivoli
3 5 (1.61%) Puppet
4 3 (0.97%) HP SiteScope
4 3 (0.97%) Nagios
4 3 (0.97%) SCCM
5 2 (0.65%) DameWare
5 2 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.65%) ServiceCenter
5 2 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.32%) CA Endevor
6 1 (0.32%) CA Wily
6 1 (0.32%) Legato
6 1 (0.32%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 46 (14.84%) SAP
2 42 (13.55%) Oracle
3 40 (12.90%) Microsoft
4 14 (4.52%) IBM
5 9 (2.90%) HP
6 8 (2.58%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (2.58%) Splunk
7 6 (1.94%) Google
7 6 (1.94%) Informatica
7 6 (1.94%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 6 (1.94%) VMware
8 5 (1.61%) ArcSight
8 5 (1.61%) PeopleSoft
8 5 (1.61%) Siebel
9 4 (1.29%) Citrix
9 4 (1.29%) Juniper
9 4 (1.29%) Remedy
10 3 (0.97%) CheckPoint
10 3 (0.97%) Cisco
10 3 (0.97%) Hyperion
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