The table below looks at the statistics for Change Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire 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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Management
Rank 65 54 41
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -13
Contract jobs citing Change Management 86 72 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.73% 3.00% 4.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.46% 3.94% 5.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 42 58
Average daily rate
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£313 £394 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.63% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £228 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £493 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.06 £21.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.11% -39.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £12.62 £18.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.37 £17.35 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.12 £20.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+25.60% -14.89%
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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2486 1828 1706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 79.05% 76.26% 75.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1744 1131 934
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 55 78
Average hourly rate £15.36 £15.39 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.19% -57.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.38 £10.26 £14.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Change Management across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Change Management Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Change Management
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Change Management Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Change Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Management across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Change Management Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Change Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Change Management Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
West Yorkshire -5 62 £334 -11.06% 15
North Yorkshire -8 10 £250 -41.17%
South Yorkshire -18 10 £238 -24.00% 2
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 77 (37.02%) Finance
2 73 (35.10%) ITIL
3 63 (30.29%) Project Management
4 52 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 43 (20.67%) Service Management
6 42 (20.19%) Incident Management
7 36 (17.31%) Problem Management
7 36 (17.31%) Windows
8 28 (13.46%) Microsoft
9 26 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (12.02%) VMware
10 25 (12.02%) MS Excel
11 24 (11.54%) Business Analysis
11 24 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
12 23 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
13 21 (10.10%) Retail
14 20 (9.62%) ITSM
14 20 (9.62%) SLA
14 20 (9.62%) SQL
15 19 (9.13%) Management Information System
16 17 (8.17%) Banking
16 17 (8.17%) Linux
16 17 (8.17%) Active Directory
16 17 (8.17%) Windows Server 2003
16 17 (8.17%) Windows Server 2012
17 16 (7.69%) Waterfall
17 16 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
17 16 (7.69%) Cisco
18 15 (7.21%) SharePoint
18 15 (7.21%) MS Visio

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 15 (7.21%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.33%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.40%) IIS
3 5 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (2.40%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (1.92%) Apache
4 4 (1.92%) JBoss
5 2 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.96%) GlassFish
5 2 (0.96%) SAS
5 2 (0.96%) CICS
5 2 (0.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.96%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.96%) Confluence
5 2 (0.96%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.48%) WorkSite
6 1 (0.48%) nginx
6 1 (0.48%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 25 (12.02%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (7.21%) MS Visio
4 13 (6.25%) MS Office
5 8 (3.85%) MS Project
6 1 (0.48%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 4 (1.92%) SAP FI
1 4 (1.92%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (1.92%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.96%) Remedy AR System
2 2 (0.96%) Agresso
3 1 (0.48%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.48%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.48%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.29%) SAN
2 10 (4.81%) 3G
2 10 (4.81%) LTE
3 9 (4.33%) Internet
3 9 (4.33%) 2G
3 9 (4.33%) GPRS
3 9 (4.33%) GSM
3 9 (4.33%) UMTS
4 7 (3.37%) WAN
4 7 (3.37%) LAN
4 7 (3.37%) DMZ
5 6 (2.88%) HSPA
6 5 (2.40%) Network Security
6 5 (2.40%) DNS
6 5 (2.40%) Firewall
6 5 (2.40%) Wireless
7 4 (1.92%) VPN
7 4 (1.92%) MPLS
7 4 (1.92%) OSPF
7 4 (1.92%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.96%) QlikView
2 2 (0.96%) Hadoop
2 2 (0.96%) Apache Hive
2 2 (0.96%) MySQL
3 1 (0.48%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.48%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.48%) DB2
3 1 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.48%) Adabas
3 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (0.96%) JUnit
1 2 (0.96%) JIRA
2 1 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.48%) Redmine
2 1 (0.48%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.48%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.48%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.48%) Subversion
General
1 77 (37.02%) Finance
2 21 (10.10%) Retail
3 17 (8.17%) Banking
4 11 (5.29%) Telecoms
5 9 (4.33%) Retail Banking
6 5 (2.40%) Legal
7 4 (1.92%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.44%) Law
9 2 (0.96%) Local Government
10 1 (0.48%) Marketing
10 1 (0.48%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.48%) Games
10 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.48%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.48%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 64 (30.77%) Analyst
2 30 (14.42%) Project Manager
3 24 (11.54%) Business Analyst
4 14 (6.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (5.29%) Support Engineer
5 11 (5.29%) Service Analyst
5 11 (5.29%) Change Analyst
6 10 (4.81%) Service Manager
6 10 (4.81%) Change Manager
7 8 (3.85%) PMO Analyst
8 7 (3.37%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (3.37%) Implementation Manager
9 6 (2.88%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (2.88%) Incident Manager
9 6 (2.88%) IT Services Manager
9 6 (2.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (2.88%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (2.40%) Business Change Analyst
10 5 (2.40%) Contracts Manager
10 5 (2.40%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.37%) Web Services
2 5 (2.40%) .NET
3 4 (1.92%) Spring
3 4 (1.92%) Java EE
3 4 (1.92%) Middleware
3 4 (1.92%) HTML
4 3 (1.44%) XML
5 2 (0.96%) WSDL
5 2 (0.96%) XML Schema
5 2 (0.96%) JAXB
5 2 (0.96%) Hibernate
5 2 (0.96%) Application Packaging
5 2 (0.96%) Grails
6 1 (0.48%) J2EE
6 1 (0.48%) CSS
6 1 (0.48%) ODBC
6 1 (0.48%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (9.13%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.81%) Data Centre
4 6 (2.88%) Clustering
5 5 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.92%) Blackberry
6 4 (1.92%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (1.44%) Smart Meter
7 3 (1.44%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.96%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.96%) NHS
8 2 (0.96%) W3C
8 2 (0.96%) CMDB
9 1 (0.48%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.48%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.48%) iPhone
9 1 (0.48%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.48%) Statistics
9 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 36 (17.31%) Windows
2 17 (8.17%) Linux
2 17 (8.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (8.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (7.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (4.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.92%) UNIX
6 3 (1.44%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.44%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.96%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.96%) zOS
7 2 (0.96%) Solaris
8 1 (0.48%) AIX
8 1 (0.48%) Debian
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.48%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (35.10%) ITIL
2 63 (30.29%) Project Management
3 52 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 43 (20.67%) Service Management
5 42 (20.19%) Incident Management
6 36 (17.31%) Problem Management
7 26 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (11.54%) Business Analysis
9 20 (9.62%) ITSM
10 16 (7.69%) Waterfall
11 15 (7.21%) Programme Management
11 15 (7.21%) Load Balancing
12 14 (6.73%) Configuration Management
12 14 (6.73%) PRINCE2
13 13 (6.25%) Line Management
14 12 (5.77%) Release Management
15 11 (5.29%) User Acceptance Testing
15 11 (5.29%) Time Management
15 11 (5.29%) Migration
16 10 (4.81%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (9.62%) SQL
2 7 (3.37%) Perl
3 5 (2.40%) Java
3 5 (2.40%) Python
3 5 (2.40%) Shell Script
4 4 (1.92%) PowerShell
4 4 (1.92%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.96%) COBOL
5 2 (0.96%) Scala
5 2 (0.96%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.96%) R
5 2 (0.96%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.96%) JCL
5 2 (0.96%) Groovy
6 1 (0.48%) Ruby
6 1 (0.48%) NATURAL
6 1 (0.48%) C
6 1 (0.48%) PHP
6 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.48%) RPG
Qualifications
1 14 (6.73%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (5.29%) Degree
3 6 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (1.92%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.44%) PMP
6 3 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.44%) CCNP
6 3 (1.44%) ISEB
6 3 (1.44%) CCIE
7 2 (0.96%) CCSP
7 2 (0.96%) MCP
7 2 (0.96%) MCSE
7 2 (0.96%) CISSP
7 2 (0.96%) MCITP
7 2 (0.96%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.96%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.96%) APMP
8 1 (0.48%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.62%) SLA
2 14 (6.73%) QA
3 2 (0.96%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.96%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (8.17%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.40%) XenApp
3 5 (2.40%) XenServer
3 5 (2.40%) vSphere
4 3 (1.44%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.96%) NFS
6 1 (0.48%) Xen
6 1 (0.48%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.48%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.48%) Varnish
6 1 (0.48%) Corosync
6 1 (0.48%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (2.88%) SCCM
2 2 (0.96%) SCOM
3 1 (0.48%) Cacti
3 1 (0.48%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.48%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.48%) Puppet
3 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.48%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.48%) Opsview
3 1 (0.48%) Graphite
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (0.48%) Netcool
3 1 (0.48%) Nagios
3 1 (0.48%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 28 (13.46%) Microsoft
2 25 (12.02%) VMware
3 16 (7.69%) Cisco
4 12 (5.77%) Red Hat
5 9 (4.33%) NetApp
5 9 (4.33%) HP
5 9 (4.33%) Amdocs
6 8 (3.85%) Citrix
7 6 (2.88%) SAP
8 5 (2.40%) Oracle
8 5 (2.40%) Meraki
9 4 (1.92%) IBM
10 3 (1.44%) Remedy
10 3 (1.44%) Brocade
10 3 (1.44%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.44%) Pega
11 2 (0.96%) F5
12 1 (0.48%) Percona
12 1 (0.48%) SolarWinds
12 1 (0.48%) MKS