Period
to 26 July 2017

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 26 July 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
England > North East
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 28 36
Rank change year-on-year -25 +8 +8
Contract jobs citing Change Management 53 213 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 4.13% 8.15% 4.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.74% 9.57% 5.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 155 41
North East median daily rate £385 £280 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.50% +1.82% +12.24%
10th Percentile £233 £175 £200
90th Percentile £528 £450 £451
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 5
North East median hourly rate £14.50 £27.75 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.75% +29.07% -44.52%
10th Percentile £13.82 £15.53 £13.32
90th Percentile £47.05 £36.00 £29.40
England median hourly rate £25.12 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -6.96% -10.00% +19.40%

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1118 2225 1311
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 87.21% 85.15% 79.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 732 1431 799
North East median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £263 £224 £240
90th Percentile £538 £503 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £407
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.42% +1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 103 61
North East median hourly rate £24.75 £28.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.61% +107.41% -20.59%
10th Percentile £10.00 £13.10 £10.50
90th Percentile £42.10 £36.00 £28.75
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year - +13.64% +7.08%

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 26 July 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in the North East over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 26 July 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
Tyne and Wear -28 41 £394 +40.63% 1
Durham -10 9 £323 -48.40% 2
Change Management
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 North East region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 22 (41.51%) ITIL
2 18 (33.96%) PRINCE2
3 17 (32.08%) Project Management
3 17 (32.08%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (26.42%) Problem Management
4 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (22.64%) Service Management
5 12 (22.64%) Security Cleared
6 10 (18.87%) Management Information System
6 10 (18.87%) Finance
7 9 (16.98%) Unix
7 9 (16.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (16.98%) Incident Management
7 9 (16.98%) SC Cleared
8 8 (15.09%) Data Management
8 8 (15.09%) ITSM
8 8 (15.09%) Service Delivery
8 8 (15.09%) Oracle
8 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
9 7 (13.21%) Quality Management
9 7 (13.21%) Risk Management
9 7 (13.21%) Strategic Management
9 7 (13.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 7 (13.21%) Virtual Team Management
9 7 (13.21%) Virtual Team
10 6 (11.32%) PMO
10 6 (11.32%) BPSS Clearance
10 6 (11.32%) Degree
10 6 (11.32%) DevOps
10 6 (11.32%) Performance Management

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 6 (11.32%) WebLogic
2 5 (9.43%) Tuxedo
3 2 (3.77%) Confluence
4 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.89%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (7.55%) MS Visio
3 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (5.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.89%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.89%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.89%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) SAN
1 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.77%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (3.77%) Firewall
2 2 (3.77%) SMS
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (1.89%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.89%) DB2
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.89%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) JIRA
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (18.87%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Automotive
3 2 (3.77%) Billing
4 1 (1.89%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 10 (18.87%) Project Manager
2 8 (15.09%) Operations Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Change Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Consultant
6 3 (5.66%) Network Support
6 3 (5.66%) Service Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) DBA
7 2 (3.77%) IT Manager
7 2 (3.77%) IT Services Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Network Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Project Officer
7 2 (3.77%) Project Support Officer
7 2 (3.77%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) ISPF
1 1 (1.89%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.08%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (18.87%) Management Information System
3 7 (13.21%) Virtual Team
4 6 (11.32%) NHS
5 2 (3.77%) Clustering
5 2 (3.77%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.77%) Replication
6 1 (1.89%) CMDB
6 1 (1.89%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.98%) Unix
2 5 (9.43%) VME
3 4 (7.55%) Linux
3 4 (7.55%) Windows
4 3 (5.66%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.89%) MVS
5 1 (1.89%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (41.51%) ITIL
2 18 (33.96%) PRINCE2
3 17 (32.08%) Project Management
4 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (26.42%) Problem Management
5 12 (22.64%) Service Management
6 9 (16.98%) Incident Management
6 9 (16.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (15.09%) Data Management
7 8 (15.09%) ITSM
7 8 (15.09%) Service Delivery
8 7 (13.21%) Quality Management
8 7 (13.21%) Risk Management
8 7 (13.21%) Strategic Management
8 7 (13.21%) Virtual Team Management
9 6 (11.32%) Change Control
9 6 (11.32%) DevOps
9 6 (11.32%) Performance Management
9 6 (11.32%) Waterfall
10 4 (7.55%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.43%) COBOL
1 5 (9.43%) SQL
2 4 (7.55%) Perl
2 4 (7.55%) Shell Script
3 3 (5.66%) VB
4 1 (1.89%) REXX
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) Security Cleared
2 9 (16.98%) SC Cleared
3 7 (13.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (11.32%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (11.32%) Degree
5 3 (5.66%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.77%) CCNA
6 2 (3.77%) CCNP
6 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.89%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) PMO
2 3 (5.66%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (3.77%) ISO 9001
3 2 (3.77%) SLA
4 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Firmware
1 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.89%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (3.77%) Perfmon
3 1 (1.89%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.89%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.89%) MOM
3 1 (1.89%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.89%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (1.89%) PureDisk
3 1 (1.89%) SCOM
3 1 (1.89%) Simpana
3 1 (1.89%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
1 8 (15.09%) Oracle
2 6 (11.32%) SAP
3 5 (9.43%) HP
3 5 (9.43%) Informatica
4 4 (7.55%) Workday
5 3 (5.66%) Cisco
5 3 (5.66%) IBM
5 3 (5.66%) ServiceNow
6 2 (3.77%) CA
7 1 (1.89%) arcserve
7 1 (1.89%) BMC
7 1 (1.89%) Brocade
7 1 (1.89%) Capita
7 1 (1.89%) CommVault
7 1 (1.89%) EMC
7 1 (1.89%) NetApp
7 1 (1.89%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.89%) Symantec