Period
to 19 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 19 April 2019 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
England > North East
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 57 35 33
Rank change year-on-year -22 -2 +20
Contract jobs citing Change Management 46 76 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.31% 6.09% 7.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.87% 6.87% 8.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 56 100
North East median daily rate £495 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.77% +1.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £294 £263 £298
90th Percentile £675 £534 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £435
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +4.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
North East median hourly rate £24.58 £14.50 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +69.48% -73.64% +111.54%
10th Percentile £23.49 £14.25 £20.91
90th Percentile £25.66 £14.75 £60.60
England median hourly rate £27.50 £21.33 £30.00
% change year-on-year +28.96% -28.92% +31.75%

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 the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,188 1,107 1,498
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 85.59% 88.77% 88.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 822 765 1,005
North East median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £285 £255 £263
90th Percentile £574 £575 £538
England median daily rate £475 £463 £445
% change year-on-year +2.70% +3.93% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 31 54
North East median hourly rate £18.50 £19.50 £26.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.13% -27.20% +37.37%
10th Percentile £11.80 £10.63 £12.25
90th Percentile £45.95 £47.50 £42.70
England median hourly rate £24.96 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +10.91% -10.00% +8.70%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Change Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in the North East

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Management in the North East

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in the North East over the 6 months to 19 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Management in the North East

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Management in the North East

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 6 months to 19 April 2019. 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
Tyne and Wear -24 38 £500 +26.86%
Durham -11 6 £450 +100.00% 1
Northumberland +1 1 £283 -
Teesside - 1 £400 -
Change Management
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Change Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 29 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (32.61%) Scrum
3 14 (30.43%) Kanban
3 14 (30.43%) DevOps
4 13 (28.26%) Performance Monitoring
4 13 (28.26%) ITIL
5 12 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (23.91%) Windows
6 11 (23.91%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (23.91%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (23.91%) Task Automation
7 10 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (21.74%) Ansible
7 10 (21.74%) Puppet
7 10 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
7 10 (21.74%) JIRA
7 10 (21.74%) Python
7 10 (21.74%) Linux
8 9 (19.57%) Perl
8 9 (19.57%) SOA
8 9 (19.57%) Nagios
8 9 (19.57%) Configuration Management
8 9 (19.57%) Ruby
8 9 (19.57%) Maven
8 9 (19.57%) ZABBIX
8 9 (19.57%) Test Automation
8 9 (19.57%) Riverbed
8 9 (19.57%) Confluence
8 9 (19.57%) YAML

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 9 (19.57%) Confluence
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (15.22%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) Firewall
1 4 (8.70%) Intranet
1 4 (8.70%) VLAN
2 2 (4.35%) LAN
2 2 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.35%) Data Mart
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
1 10 (21.74%) JIRA
2 9 (19.57%) Jenkins
2 9 (19.57%) Maven
2 9 (19.57%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (6.52%) Legal
2 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Analyst
1 11 (23.91%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) Project Manager
3 4 (8.70%) Business Analyst
3 4 (8.70%) DBA
3 4 (8.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 4 (8.70%) SQL DBA
4 3 (6.52%) Change Manager
4 3 (6.52%) IT Manager
4 3 (6.52%) Service Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Administrator
5 2 (4.35%) CRM Manager
5 2 (4.35%) CRM Project Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Digital Delivery Manager
5 2 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Services Delivery Analyst
6 1 (2.17%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) Elastic Stack
1 9 (19.57%) YAML
2 1 (2.17%) Middleware
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.17%) REST
2 1 (2.17%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Hybrid Cloud
1 9 (19.57%) User Experience
2 5 (10.87%) Cloud Native
3 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.52%) Clustering
4 3 (6.52%) NHS
5 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.17%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Windows
2 10 (21.74%) Linux
3 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (32.61%) Scrum
3 14 (30.43%) DevOps
3 14 (30.43%) Kanban
4 13 (28.26%) ITIL
4 13 (28.26%) Performance Monitoring
5 12 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (23.91%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (23.91%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (23.91%) Task Automation
7 10 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (19.57%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 9 (19.57%) Configuration Management
8 9 (19.57%) Deployment Automation
8 9 (19.57%) Infrastructure Management
8 9 (19.57%) Release Automation
8 9 (19.57%) SOA
8 9 (19.57%) Test Automation
9 7 (15.22%) Project Management
10 6 (13.04%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.74%) Python
2 9 (19.57%) Perl
2 9 (19.57%) Ruby
3 6 (13.04%) SQL
4 4 (8.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.17%) Apex Code
5 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.17%) C
5 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.17%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) ISEB
2 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) PMP
4 1 (2.17%) MCDBA
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) SLA
2 6 (13.04%) QA
System Software
1 9 (19.57%) Docker
2 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (21.74%) Ansible
1 10 (21.74%) Puppet
2 9 (19.57%) Docker Swarm
2 9 (19.57%) Nagios
2 9 (19.57%) ZABBIX
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.17%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Riverbed
2 7 (15.22%) Oracle
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.52%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.35%) RedGate
4 2 (4.35%) VMware
5 1 (2.17%) Remedy