Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 October 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
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 83 31
Rank change year-on-year +35 -52 -8
Contract jobs citing Change Management 3 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.77% 0.61% 2.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.68% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Northern Ireland median daily rate £375 £345 £291
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.70% +18.56% +45.50%
UK median daily rate £438 £450 £418
% change year-on-year -2.78% +7.78% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - £17.00
UK median hourly rate £24.08 £22.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year +7.02% -30.23% +7.50%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 325 585 214
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 83.12% 88.91% 82.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 469 116
Northern Ireland median daily rate £422 £413 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.30% +25.00% +1.54%
10th Percentile £279 £306 £163
90th Percentile £522 £500 £438
UK median daily rate £451 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +0.11% +5.88% +3.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 7 20
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £27.50 £14.00 £13.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +96.43% +2.75% -10.66%
10th Percentile £11.17 £9.65 £10.00
90th Percentile £44.13 £27.10 £18.58
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £24.93 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.75% +10.78% +3.45%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in Northern Ireland

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Management in Northern Ireland

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Management in Northern Ireland

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

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 Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
County Antrim - 3 £375 - 1
Change Management
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Ticket Management
1 2 (66.67%) Proactive Monitoring
1 2 (66.67%) Proactive Management
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) CCVP

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 1 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Business Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Data Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Proactive Management
1 2 (66.67%) Proactive Monitoring
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ticket Management
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCVP
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VMware