The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 22 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
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 28 27
Rank change year-on-year -15 -1  
Contract jobs citing Change Management 3 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.90% 4.22% 3.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 5.09% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 4
Median daily rate £500 £356 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.44% -26.21%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £388
% change year-on-year +3.89% -0.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.30 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% -10.00%  

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 Merseyside with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 269 275 272
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 81.02% 82.83% 70.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 161 131
Median daily rate £425 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -21.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £18.80 £51.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.19% -63.61%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Management in Merseyside

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in Merseyside over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Management in Merseyside

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Management in Merseyside

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Liverpool -9 2 £500 +29.03% 2
Wirral - 1 £375 -
Change Management
North West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 6 (50.00%) Project Management
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Business Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (25.00%) Business Transformation
4 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) Service Design
5 2 (16.67%) Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
5 2 (16.67%) Customer Insight
5 2 (16.67%) Business Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (16.67%) Line Management
5 2 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (16.67%) Release Management
5 2 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (16.67%) Open Source
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 2 (16.67%) Banking
5 2 (16.67%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 2 (16.67%) Web Services
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma
5 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (16.67%) Security Management

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Intranet
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Business Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Banking Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Banking Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Banking Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Business Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Change Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Payments Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Payments Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Payments Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Project Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Service Delivery Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Workstream Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Project Management
2 5 (41.67%) Business Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Business Transformation
4 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (16.67%) Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Business Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
5 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 2 (16.67%) Customer Insight
5 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (16.67%) Line Management
5 2 (16.67%) Security Management
5 2 (16.67%) Service Design
5 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma
5 2 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Acronis
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Remedy
1 1 (8.33%) VMware