Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 20 July 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 33 21
Rank change year-on-year 0 -12 +3
Contract jobs citing Change Management 40 25 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 5.00% 3.39% 6.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.89% 4.07% 7.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 24 36
Northamptonshire median daily rate £428 £431 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.75% -15.85% +17.14%
10th Percentile £377 £371 £350
90th Percentile £480 £524 £625
East Midlands median daily rate £438 £400 £423
% change year-on-year +9.38% -5.33% -0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £22.50 - £26.25

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 679 615 654
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 84.88% 83.33% 87.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 412 495
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £413 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -1.79% -1.18%
10th Percentile £296 £253 £283
90th Percentile £525 £538 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 6
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.17 £13.86 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.41% -12.69% -5.65%
10th Percentile £10.29 £9.85 £11.13
90th Percentile £47.50 £102.10 £35.63
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.86 £14.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year +9.38% -4.92% -10.29%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing Change Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in Northamptonshire

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Management in Northamptonshire

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Management in Northamptonshire

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Management in Northamptonshire

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Northampton +7 29 £425 -10.53% 4
Change Management
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 13 (32.50%) Project Management
3 12 (30.00%) Legal
4 11 (27.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (25.00%) C#
5 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 10 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
6 8 (20.00%) K2 blackpearl
6 8 (20.00%) .NET
7 7 (17.50%) Change Control
8 6 (15.00%) SDLC
8 6 (15.00%) Target Operating Model
8 6 (15.00%) PowerShell
8 6 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (15.00%) SQL
8 6 (15.00%) SAP
8 6 (15.00%) ITIL
8 6 (15.00%) SAP Smart Forms
8 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (15.00%) Project Planning
9 5 (12.50%) Risk Management
9 5 (12.50%) JDA
9 5 (12.50%) Test Scripting
9 5 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
9 5 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Transformation

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 10 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 10 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
2 8 (20.00%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (2.50%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
1 1 (2.50%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 12 (30.00%) Legal
3 2 (5.00%) Back Office
3 2 (5.00%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Law
4 1 (2.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Developer
2 7 (17.50%) Consultant
3 6 (15.00%) Project Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Change Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Programme Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Applications Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.00%) Applications Support Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Database Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce Manager
6 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce Support
6 2 (5.00%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Strategy Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Support Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Support Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Project Change Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Strategy Consultant
7 1 (2.50%) Supply Chain Project Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Web Applications Support
7 1 (2.50%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) .NET
2 6 (15.00%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (2.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) CMDB
3 1 (2.50%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Project Management
2 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (27.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (17.50%) Change Control
4 6 (15.00%) ITIL
4 6 (15.00%) Project Planning
4 6 (15.00%) SDLC
4 6 (15.00%) Target Operating Model
5 5 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
5 5 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 5 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 4 (10.00%) Service Management
7 3 (7.50%) Coaching
7 3 (7.50%) Decision-Making
7 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2
7 3 (7.50%) Scrum
8 2 (5.00%) Business Change Management
8 2 (5.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) C#
2 6 (15.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (10.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (10.00%) PMP
3 1 (2.50%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) HND
3 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) PMO
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (2.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) SCCM
1 2 (5.00%) SCOM
1 2 (5.00%) SCSM
2 1 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.00%) SAP
3 5 (12.50%) JDA