Period
to 17 December 2017

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 17 December 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
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 33 18
Rank change year-on-year -39 -15 +16
Contract jobs citing Change Management 5 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.88% 3.10% 4.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 3.95% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 3
Northern Ireland median daily rate £345 £260 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.69% +30.00% -
10th Percentile £328 £137 £170
90th Percentile £362 £335 £280
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK median hourly rate £22.04 £36.00 £25.12
% change year-on-year -38.78% +43.31% +11.64%

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 506 253 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 89.56% 78.33% 73.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 157 53
Northern Ireland median daily rate £413 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% +7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £302 £163 £101
90th Percentile £521 £430 £495
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 2
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -14.75% +17.31%
10th Percentile £10.85 £10.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £35.88 £40.05 £16.38
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% +15.38%

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 17 December 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
County Antrim -40 3 - - 4
Change Management
UK

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) SCOM
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) NICE Systems
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Avaya Modular Messaging
3 2 (40.00%) CyberTech
3 2 (40.00%) NAS
3 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (40.00%) Avaya
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) Lotus
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (40.00%) IBM Notes
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) NetBackup

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 2 (40.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) Avaya Modular Messaging
2 2 (40.00%) NAS
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Legal
1 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Netezza Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Wintel Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Wintel Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Wintel Support
3 1 (20.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) PKI
2 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCOM
2 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Avaya
2 2 (40.00%) CyberTech
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Lotus
2 2 (40.00%) Netezza
2 2 (40.00%) NICE Systems
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (20.00%) VMware