Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 22 63
Rank change year-on-year -22 +41 -26
Contract jobs citing Change Management 57 204 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 4.65% 8.77% 3.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.45% 10.18% 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 159 38
North East median daily rate £400 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +10.29% +1.49%
10th Percentile £228 £275 £244
90th Percentile £533 £538 £479
England median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% -0.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 1
North East median hourly rate - £36.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -16.28% +100.00%
England median hourly rate £20.25 £36.00 £25.12
% change year-on-year -43.75% +43.31% -4.30%

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 1,045 2,004 1,639
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 85.31% 86.16% 84.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 705 1,406 1,056
North East median daily rate £400 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £533 £600
England median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 62 65
North East median hourly rate £26.00 £26.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.89% +55.88% -22.05%
10th Percentile £9.78 £11.01 £10.55
90th Percentile £50.00 £39.88 £34.50
England median hourly rate £23.63 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -5.50% +8.70% +15.00%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -26 49 £400 +6.67% 11
Durham -10 5 £225 -25.00% 1
Teesside -1 1 £425 -
Northumberland - 1 - -
Change Management
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 36 (63.16%) ITIL
2 26 (45.61%) Service Management
3 25 (43.86%) Linux
4 23 (40.35%) ITIL V3
5 21 (36.84%) Open Source
5 21 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (33.33%) SaaS
6 19 (33.33%) PaaS
6 19 (33.33%) IaaS
6 19 (33.33%) Data Management
7 18 (31.58%) ServiceNow
8 17 (29.82%) Windows
8 17 (29.82%) Tivoli
8 17 (29.82%) Management Information System
9 16 (28.07%) MVS
9 16 (28.07%) JCL
9 16 (28.07%) HP
9 16 (28.07%) Unix
9 16 (28.07%) C
9 16 (28.07%) ISPF
9 16 (28.07%) Job Entry Subsystem
10 15 (26.32%) Windows Server
10 15 (26.32%) VSAM
10 15 (26.32%) PowerShell
10 15 (26.32%) Windows 2000 Server
10 15 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (26.32%) AIX
10 15 (26.32%) HPUX
10 15 (26.32%) Solaris
10 15 (26.32%) BMC

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 (3.51%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (17.54%) MS Visio
2 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (12.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 19 (33.33%) IaaS
1 19 (33.33%) PaaS
1 19 (33.33%) SaaS
2 3 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.54%) SMS
2 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) JIRA
General
1 14 (24.56%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Billing
Job Titles
1 25 (43.86%) Analyst
2 10 (17.54%) Technical Leader
3 9 (15.79%) Technical Support
4 8 (14.04%) Operations Analyst
5 7 (12.28%) Support Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (8.77%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Service Manager
6 5 (8.77%) Service Transition Manager
6 5 (8.77%) Transition Manager
7 4 (7.02%) Business Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Implementation Manager
7 4 (7.02%) Operational Support Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Operations Support Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) Coordinator
8 3 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Manager
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Service Manager
9 2 (3.51%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.07%) ISPF
2 9 (15.79%) JSON
2 9 (15.79%) Middleware
2 9 (15.79%) RESTful
2 9 (15.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (29.82%) Management Information System
3 15 (26.32%) VSAM
4 9 (15.79%) CMDB
5 3 (5.26%) User Experience
6 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.51%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.75%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 25 (43.86%) Linux
2 17 (29.82%) Windows
3 16 (28.07%) MVS
3 16 (28.07%) Unix
4 15 (26.32%) AIX
4 15 (26.32%) HPUX
4 15 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (26.32%) Solaris
4 15 (26.32%) VMS
4 15 (26.32%) Windows 2000 Server
4 15 (26.32%) Windows Server
5 14 (24.56%) VME
6 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (63.16%) ITIL
2 26 (45.61%) Service Management
3 23 (40.35%) ITIL V3
4 21 (36.84%) Open Source
5 19 (33.33%) Data Management
6 15 (26.32%) Project Management
7 13 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (15.79%) High Availability
8 9 (15.79%) Identity Access Management
9 8 (14.04%) Risk Management
10 7 (12.28%) Configuration Management
10 7 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (10.53%) Business Analysis
11 6 (10.53%) SFIA
11 6 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 5 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (8.77%) Knowledge Management
12 5 (8.77%) Release Management
12 5 (8.77%) Service Design
12 5 (8.77%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.07%) C
1 16 (28.07%) JCL
2 15 (26.32%) PowerShell
2 15 (26.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (22.81%) Security Cleared
2 11 (19.30%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.26%) ISEB
4 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) PMO
2 3 (5.26%) QA
3 2 (3.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (28.07%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 15 (26.32%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 14 (24.56%) RACF
4 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (29.82%) Tivoli
2 14 (24.56%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (1.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (31.58%) ServiceNow
2 16 (28.07%) HP
3 15 (26.32%) BMC
3 15 (26.32%) Red Hat
4 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.26%) CheckPoint
5 3 (5.26%) IBM
6 1 (1.75%) SAP
6 1 (1.75%) Workday