Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 6 months to 20 November 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 67 51
Rank change year-on-year -6 -16 +16
Contract jobs citing Change Management 68 103 110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.32% 2.94% 2.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.85% 3.50% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 71 57
Manchester median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £322 £275 £160
90th Percentile £582 £525 £563
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £390
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% +0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate £30.00 - -
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £20.50 £25.12
% change year-on-year +70.73% -18.39% -44.18%

Change Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2387 2940 3052
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 81.27% 83.95% 80.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1521 1873 1811
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +8.70%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £238
90th Percentile £575 £538 £530
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 56 78
Manchester median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.75% -21.79% +30.00%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.54 £11.00
90th Percentile £45.30 £40.00 £42.15
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.42 £30.52
% change year-on-year +20.41% -26.53% +69.56%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Change Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in Manchester

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Management in Manchester

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Management in Manchester

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Management in Manchester

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford +1 3 £350 +7.69% 1
Oldham - 3 £619 - 1
Stockport - 1 £450 - 1
Change Management
North West

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 26 (38.24%) ITIL
2 24 (35.29%) Finance
3 14 (20.59%) ITSM
3 14 (20.59%) PRINCE2
4 13 (19.12%) Microsoft Office
4 13 (19.12%) Project Management
5 11 (16.18%) Workflow
5 11 (16.18%) Unix
6 10 (14.71%) ServiceNow
7 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (13.24%) VLAN
7 9 (13.24%) Migration
8 8 (11.76%) Service Management
8 8 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (11.76%) Juniper
8 8 (11.76%) Banking
9 7 (10.29%) Problem Management
9 7 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (8.82%) Shell Script
10 6 (8.82%) MS Visio
10 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
10 6 (8.82%) CCNP
10 6 (8.82%) CCNA
10 6 (8.82%) Windows
10 6 (8.82%) AIX
10 6 (8.82%) SharePoint
10 6 (8.82%) Data Integration
10 6 (8.82%) Incident Management
10 6 (8.82%) Network Design
10 6 (8.82%) Programme Management

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 6 (8.82%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.88%) CMS
3 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.41%) IIS
3 3 (4.41%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle Self-Service HR
4 2 (2.94%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.47%) Apache
5 1 (1.47%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.47%) JBoss
5 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (19.12%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (8.82%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle HRMS
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (1.47%) SAP GRC
3 1 (1.47%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Office 365
2 2 (2.94%) IaaS
2 2 (2.94%) PaaS
2 2 (2.94%) SaaS
3 1 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.24%) VLAN
2 5 (7.35%) DNS
2 5 (7.35%) Firewall
2 5 (7.35%) IGMP
2 5 (7.35%) OSPF
2 5 (7.35%) SNMP
2 5 (7.35%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.88%) DHCP
3 4 (5.88%) Junos
3 4 (5.88%) MPLS
3 4 (5.88%) Network Security
4 3 (4.41%) NGN
5 2 (2.94%) Internet
5 2 (2.94%) Skype
5 2 (2.94%) SSL
5 2 (2.94%) Unified Communications
5 2 (2.94%) VPN
6 1 (1.47%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (1.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) Data Mining
1 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (1.47%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (1.47%) eCATT
2 1 (1.47%) LSMW
General
1 24 (35.29%) Finance
2 8 (11.76%) Banking
3 5 (7.35%) Back Office
3 5 (7.35%) Retail
4 4 (5.88%) Local Government
4 4 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.41%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.94%) Billing
6 2 (2.94%) Legal
7 1 (1.47%) Electronics
7 1 (1.47%) Law
7 1 (1.47%) Marketing
7 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (20.59%) Analyst
2 9 (13.24%) Consultant
2 9 (13.24%) Network Engineer
3 7 (10.29%) Business Analyst
3 7 (10.29%) Developer
3 7 (10.29%) ServiceNow Developer
4 6 (8.82%) Change Manager
4 6 (8.82%) Project Manager
5 5 (7.35%) Implementation Consultant
5 5 (7.35%) Programme Manager
5 5 (7.35%) Support Manager
6 4 (5.88%) Administrator
6 4 (5.88%) ServiceNow Consultant
7 3 (4.41%) IP Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) IP Network Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Security Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Unix Specialist
8 2 (2.94%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.35%) REST
1 5 (7.35%) SOAP
1 5 (7.35%) Web Services
2 2 (2.94%) Middleware
3 1 (1.47%) .NET
3 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.47%) CSS
3 1 (1.47%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) CMDB
1 5 (7.35%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.88%) HACMP
3 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.94%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.94%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (2.94%) FMCG
5 1 (1.47%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.18%) Unix
2 6 (8.82%) AIX
2 6 (8.82%) Windows
3 5 (7.35%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.94%) Linux
5 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.47%) Solaris
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.24%) ITIL
2 14 (20.59%) ITSM
2 14 (20.59%) PRINCE2
3 13 (19.12%) Project Management
4 11 (16.18%) Workflow
5 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (13.24%) Migration
6 8 (11.76%) Service Management
7 7 (10.29%) Problem Management
7 7 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (8.82%) Data Integration
8 6 (8.82%) Incident Management
8 6 (8.82%) Network Design
8 6 (8.82%) Programme Management
8 6 (8.82%) Workflow Development
9 5 (7.35%) Configuration Management
9 5 (7.35%) Data Modelling
9 5 (7.35%) DevOps
9 5 (7.35%) ERP
9 5 (7.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.82%) Shell Script
2 5 (7.35%) JavaScript
2 5 (7.35%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (8.82%) CCNA
2 6 (8.82%) CCNP
3 4 (5.88%) CISSP
3 4 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.94%) CCDP
4 2 (2.94%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (2.94%) CISM
4 2 (2.94%) ISEB
4 2 (2.94%) MCP
4 2 (2.94%) MCSA
4 2 (2.94%) MCSE
4 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.47%) IBM Certification
5 1 (1.47%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (1.47%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (7.35%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.88%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.47%) GPFS
3 1 (1.47%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.47%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 10 (14.71%) ServiceNow
2 8 (11.76%) Juniper
3 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.82%) Snow
4 5 (7.35%) IBM
5 4 (5.88%) Blue Coat
5 4 (5.88%) CheckPoint
5 4 (5.88%) Palo Alto
6 3 (4.41%) AppDynamics
6 3 (4.41%) Cisco
6 3 (4.41%) Oracle
6 3 (4.41%) Redback
6 3 (4.41%) SAP
6 3 (4.41%) Splunk
7 2 (2.94%) JD Edwards
7 2 (2.94%) Proofpoint
7 2 (2.94%) Symantec
8 1 (1.47%) Capita
8 1 (1.47%) Huawei
8 1 (1.47%) Progress