Period
to 21 June 2018

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 21 June 2018 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 62 30
Rank change year-on-year +19 -32 0
Contract jobs citing Change Management 67 44 178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 5.19% 3.40% 7.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.06% 3.87% 8.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 31 135
North East median daily rate £400 £385 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% +35.09% +1.33%
10th Percentile £266 £225 £180
90th Percentile £550 £550 £446
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 11
North East median hourly rate £13.25 £55.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -75.91% +103.70% +13.27%
10th Percentile £11.15 £55.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £18.43 £55.00 £28.75
England median hourly rate £24.56 £27.19 £27.00
% change year-on-year -9.67% +0.70% -10.00%

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 1,106 1,137 2,104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 85.74% 87.73% 86.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 746 742 1,375
North East median daily rate £390 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +13.64% -7.84%
10th Percentile £260 £263 £225
90th Percentile £578 £538 £533
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 41 86
North East median hourly rate £15.18 £30.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.40% +7.14% +86.67%
10th Percentile £10.35 £10.13 £14.36
90th Percentile £43.75 £43.00 £36.00
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% - +19.05%

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 21 June 2018.

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 21 June 2018. 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 +20 59 £400 +3.23% 3
Durham -1 7 £181 -30.29% 3
Northumberland - 1 - -
Change Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, 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 41 (61.19%) ITIL
2 37 (55.22%) Service Management
3 30 (44.78%) ITIL V3
4 28 (41.79%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (41.79%) Data Management
5 27 (40.30%) Open Source
6 26 (38.81%) Problem-Solving
7 24 (35.82%) SaaS
7 24 (35.82%) PaaS
7 24 (35.82%) IaaS
8 23 (34.33%) ServiceNow
8 23 (34.33%) Security Cleared
9 20 (29.85%) Management Information System
9 20 (29.85%) Windows
9 20 (29.85%) Linux
9 20 (29.85%) VMS
10 19 (28.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 19 (28.36%) Windows Server
11 18 (26.87%) Unix
12 17 (25.37%) AIX
12 17 (25.37%) Solaris
12 17 (25.37%) Red Hat
12 17 (25.37%) Tivoli
13 16 (23.88%) JCL
13 16 (23.88%) MVS
13 16 (23.88%) C
13 16 (23.88%) Job Entry Subsystem
13 16 (23.88%) SC Cleared
13 16 (23.88%) ISPF
14 15 (22.39%) Windows 2000 Server

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 2 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (2.99%) FileNet
1 2 (2.99%) WebSphere
1 2 (2.99%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (2.99%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (1.49%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (17.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (11.94%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (10.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 24 (35.82%) IaaS
1 24 (35.82%) PaaS
1 24 (35.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.96%) SMS
2 4 (5.97%) SAN
3 2 (2.99%) WinSCP
4 1 (1.49%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.97%) SAP HANA
2 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.49%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.49%) JIRA
General
1 6 (8.96%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Banking
3 2 (2.99%) Retail
4 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (47.76%) Analyst
2 14 (20.90%) Operations Analyst
3 12 (17.91%) Support Analyst
4 10 (14.93%) Operations Engineer
5 7 (10.45%) Operational Support Analyst
5 7 (10.45%) Operations Support Analyst
6 6 (8.96%) 1st Line Support
6 6 (8.96%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 6 (8.96%) Service Manager
6 6 (8.96%) Service Transition Manager
6 6 (8.96%) Transition Manager
7 4 (5.97%) Backup Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Business Change Director
8 3 (4.48%) Implementation Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Storage Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Support Officer
9 2 (2.99%) Business Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) IT Manager
9 2 (2.99%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.88%) ISPF
2 2 (2.99%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (2.99%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (41.79%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (29.85%) Management Information System
3 15 (22.39%) VSAM
4 2 (2.99%) CLARiiON
4 2 (2.99%) EMC VNX
4 2 (2.99%) EMC VNXe
4 2 (2.99%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.99%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.49%) CMDB
5 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.49%) FMCG
5 1 (1.49%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.49%) Life Science
5 1 (1.49%) Social Media
5 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (29.85%) Linux
1 20 (29.85%) VMS
1 20 (29.85%) Windows
2 19 (28.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 19 (28.36%) Windows Server
3 18 (26.87%) Unix
4 17 (25.37%) AIX
4 17 (25.37%) Solaris
5 16 (23.88%) MVS
6 15 (22.39%) HPUX
6 15 (22.39%) Windows 2000 Server
7 14 (20.90%) VME
8 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (61.19%) ITIL
2 37 (55.22%) Service Management
3 30 (44.78%) ITIL V3
4 28 (41.79%) Data Management
5 27 (40.30%) Open Source
6 26 (38.81%) Problem-Solving
7 15 (22.39%) Project Management
8 12 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (17.91%) Problem Management
9 11 (16.42%) Release Management
10 9 (13.43%) Risk Management
11 8 (11.94%) Configuration Management
11 8 (11.94%) Proactive Management
11 8 (11.94%) Service Delivery
12 7 (10.45%) PRINCE2
12 7 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (8.96%) Knowledge Management
13 6 (8.96%) Operational Acceptance Testing
13 6 (8.96%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (8.96%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.88%) C
1 16 (23.88%) JCL
2 15 (22.39%) PowerShell
2 15 (22.39%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.99%) Java
3 2 (2.99%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (34.33%) Security Cleared
2 16 (23.88%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.97%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (5.97%) CTC Cleared
4 3 (4.48%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.99%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.99%) PMP
5 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.49%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.49%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) PMO
2 3 (4.48%) SLA
3 1 (1.49%) GMP
3 1 (1.49%) QA
3 1 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (23.88%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 15 (22.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 14 (20.90%) RACF
4 6 (8.96%) Firmware
5 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (25.37%) Tivoli
2 14 (20.90%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 3 (4.48%) Backup Exec
3 3 (4.48%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (4.48%) NetBackup
3 3 (4.48%) PureDisk
3 3 (4.48%) Simpana
3 3 (4.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (4.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (2.99%) Kibana
4 2 (2.99%) logstash
Vendors
1 23 (34.33%) ServiceNow
2 17 (25.37%) Red Hat
3 15 (22.39%) BMC
3 15 (22.39%) HP
4 14 (20.90%) Microsoft
5 7 (10.45%) SAP
6 6 (8.96%) IBM
7 5 (7.46%) EMC
8 4 (5.97%) Brocade
8 4 (5.97%) NetApp
8 4 (5.97%) Oracle
9 3 (4.48%) arcserve
9 3 (4.48%) CA
9 3 (4.48%) CheckPoint
9 3 (4.48%) Cisco
9 3 (4.48%) CommVault
9 3 (4.48%) Symantec
10 2 (2.99%) 3PAR
10 2 (2.99%) Sun
10 2 (2.99%) Veritas