The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for Change Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Change Management
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 18 14
Rank change year-on-year -21 -4  
Contract jobs citing Change Management 1 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 0.48% 4.42% 10.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 5.32% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Median daily rate - £450 £145
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +210.34%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -20.21% +7.14%  

Change Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
County Antrim
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 179 94 80
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 86.06% 83.19% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 45 43
Median daily rate £400 £300 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +39.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £109 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Median hourly rate £16.81 £14.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.89% -17.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in County Antrim citing Change Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in County Antrim

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Change Management in County Antrim.

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Management in County Antrim

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Management in County Antrim

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

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 County Antrim region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 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
Belfast -20 1 - -
Change Management
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Software Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) CA
4 1 (12.50%) Unicenter
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (12.50%) MSI
4 1 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) Office Automation

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MSI
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Change Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Change and Release Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Release Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Change Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
2 3 (37.50%) Service Management
2 3 (37.50%) Software Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) Office Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
3 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (12.50%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) CA