The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 81 50
Rank change year-on-year +17 -31  
Contract jobs citing Change Management 26 30 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.40% 2.00% 3.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.72% 2.24% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 39
Median daily rate £393 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £273 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £473 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £387
% change year-on-year +6.66% -3.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.24 £27.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -13.92% -6.89%  

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 Leeds with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 957 1337 1318
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 88.45% 89.01% 86.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 653 949 974
Median daily rate £403 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £555 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 22
Median hourly rate £15.25 £14.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.17% -12.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.20 £9.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.34 £170.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Management in Leeds

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in Leeds over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Management in Leeds

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Management in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 22 (50.00%) Project Management
2 16 (36.36%) Finance
3 13 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (25.00%) Degree
5 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (22.73%) ITIL
7 9 (20.45%) Windows
7 9 (20.45%) SQL
8 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
9 7 (15.91%) PRINCE2
9 7 (15.91%) Data Quality
10 6 (13.64%) Waterfall
11 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (11.36%) Data Modelling
11 5 (11.36%) XML
11 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
11 5 (11.36%) Configuration Management
12 4 (9.09%) Service Delivery
12 4 (9.09%) Firewall
12 4 (9.09%) Scrum
12 4 (9.09%) Programme Management
12 4 (9.09%) IBM
12 4 (9.09%) Web Services
12 4 (9.09%) Linux
12 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
12 4 (9.09%) MongoDB
12 4 (9.09%) Analytics
12 4 (9.09%) Line Management

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 3 (6.82%) Confluence
1 3 (6.82%) IIS
1 3 (6.82%) SAS
1 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.55%) CMS
2 2 (4.55%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (4.55%) Stata
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Office 365
1 2 (4.55%) Yammer
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) IaaS
2 1 (2.27%) PaaS
2 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) Firewall
2 3 (6.82%) DHCP
2 3 (6.82%) DNS
2 3 (6.82%) Internet
2 3 (6.82%) LAN
2 3 (6.82%) VLAN
2 3 (6.82%) WAN
2 3 (6.82%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (4.55%) Skype
4 1 (2.27%) CTI
4 1 (2.27%) Network Security
4 1 (2.27%) SSL
4 1 (2.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) MS Access
2 3 (6.82%) NoSQL
2 3 (6.82%) Pentaho
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.55%) Big Data
3 2 (4.55%) Data Mining
3 2 (4.55%) DB2
3 2 (4.55%) DB2 UDB
3 2 (4.55%) OLTP
3 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.27%) MySQL
4 1 (2.27%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) JIRA
2 3 (6.82%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.55%) SoapUI
3 2 (4.55%) Toad
4 1 (2.27%) ClearCase
4 1 (2.27%) ClearQuest
4 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.27%) Law
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Analyst
2 5 (11.36%) Administrator
2 5 (11.36%) Project Manager
3 4 (9.09%) Project Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Architect
4 3 (6.82%) Business Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Consultant
4 3 (6.82%) IT Manager
4 3 (6.82%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Project Leader
4 3 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (6.82%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) DB2 Administrator
5 2 (4.55%) DB2 DBA
5 2 (4.55%) Governance Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (4.55%) IT Architect
5 2 (4.55%) Project Governance Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Resource Management Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) XML
2 4 (9.09%) Web Services
3 3 (6.82%) .NET
3 3 (6.82%) .NET Framework
3 3 (6.82%) HTML
3 3 (6.82%) jQuery
4 2 (4.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.82%) NHS
4 2 (4.55%) CMDB
4 2 (4.55%) HACMP
4 2 (4.55%) iPad
4 2 (4.55%) Replication
5 1 (2.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.27%) iSeries
5 1 (2.27%) IVR
5 1 (2.27%) PMI
5 1 (2.27%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.27%) User Experience
5 1 (2.27%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.45%) Windows
2 4 (9.09%) Linux
3 3 (6.82%) Unix
4 1 (2.27%) AIX
4 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) Project Management
2 13 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (22.73%) ITIL
5 7 (15.91%) PRINCE2
6 6 (13.64%) Waterfall
7 5 (11.36%) Configuration Management
7 5 (11.36%) Data Modelling
7 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (9.09%) Analytics
8 4 (9.09%) Economics
8 4 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
8 4 (9.09%) Mathematics
8 4 (9.09%) Migration
8 4 (9.09%) Operations Research
8 4 (9.09%) Programme Management
8 4 (9.09%) Resource Management
8 4 (9.09%) Scrum
8 4 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 4 (9.09%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.45%) SQL
2 3 (6.82%) C#
2 3 (6.82%) Delphi
2 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.82%) VBA
3 2 (4.55%) AWK
4 1 (2.27%) Jython
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (4.55%) CCNP
2 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.55%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.27%) AWS Certification
3 1 (2.27%) CCDP
3 1 (2.27%) CCNA
3 1 (2.27%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (2.27%) CISM
3 1 (2.27%) CISSP
3 1 (2.27%) ISEB
3 1 (2.27%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.27%) PMP
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) Data Quality
2 4 (9.09%) PMO
3 3 (6.82%) QA
4 1 (2.27%) P3O
4 1 (2.27%) PMBOK
4 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.27%) Puppet
2 1 (2.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) IBM
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco
3 3 (6.82%) Informatica
3 3 (6.82%) Talend
4 2 (4.55%) Avaya
4 2 (4.55%) HP
4 2 (4.55%) NetApp
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle
4 2 (4.55%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.27%) hybris
5 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.27%) VMware