Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 February 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 26 63
Rank change year-on-year -1 +37 -34
Contract jobs citing Change Management 69 175 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 6.93% 8.95% 3.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.03% 10.13% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 149 32
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £388 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +16.45% +7.34%
10th Percentile £273 £275 £267
90th Percentile £524 £538 £399
North East median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +11.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £14.50 £36.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.27% -15.12% +100.00%
North East median hourly rate £14.50 £36.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year -59.72% +32.11% +26.74%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 859 1,727 1,274
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 86.24% 88.29% 87.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 626 1,260 858
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £261 £272 £263
90th Percentile £575 £533 £575
North East median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 48 35
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £14.50 £26.79 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.87% +37.37% -10.55%
10th Percentile £8.76 £10.58 £11.90
90th Percentile £37.25 £40.90 £28.75
North East median hourly rate £17.30 £22.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year -23.11% +30.43% -20.91%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Change Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in Tyne and Wear

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Management in Tyne and Wear

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Management in Tyne and Wear

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Management in Tyne and Wear

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 23 February 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -1 68 £400 +2.89% 7
Change Management
North East

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 46 (66.67%) ITIL
2 32 (46.38%) Service Management
3 30 (43.48%) ITIL V3
4 28 (40.58%) Linux
5 27 (39.13%) Open Source
6 26 (37.68%) Analytical Skills
7 25 (36.23%) Data Management
8 23 (33.33%) IaaS
8 23 (33.33%) SaaS
8 23 (33.33%) PaaS
9 22 (31.88%) ServiceNow
10 21 (30.43%) Security Cleared
10 21 (30.43%) Management Information System
11 20 (28.99%) VMS
12 19 (27.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 18 (26.09%) Windows
13 18 (26.09%) Project Management
13 18 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (24.64%) Red Hat
14 17 (24.64%) Tivoli
14 17 (24.64%) AIX
14 17 (24.64%) Unix
14 17 (24.64%) Solaris
14 17 (24.64%) Windows Server
15 16 (23.19%) Finance
16 15 (21.74%) VSAM
16 15 (21.74%) ISPF
16 15 (21.74%) HPUX
16 15 (21.74%) C
16 15 (21.74%) HP

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (2.90%) Confluence
1 2 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (2.90%) FileNet
1 2 (2.90%) WebSphere
1 2 (2.90%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (2.90%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 13 (18.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 10 (14.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (14.49%) MS Visio
3 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Project
4 8 (11.59%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (33.33%) IaaS
1 23 (33.33%) PaaS
1 23 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.70%) SMS
2 4 (5.80%) SAN
3 2 (2.90%) WinSCP
4 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) SAP HANA
2 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) JIRA
1 2 (2.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (23.19%) Finance
2 11 (15.94%) Banking
3 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (44.93%) Analyst
2 14 (20.29%) Operations Analyst
3 10 (14.49%) Operations Engineer
4 9 (13.04%) Support Analyst
4 9 (13.04%) Technical Leader
4 9 (13.04%) Technical Support
5 7 (10.14%) Operational Support Analyst
5 7 (10.14%) Operations Support Analyst
6 6 (8.70%) 1st Line Support
6 6 (8.70%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Service Manager
7 5 (7.25%) Service Transition Manager
7 5 (7.25%) Transition Manager
8 4 (5.80%) Backup Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Implementation Manager
9 3 (4.35%) PMO Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Storage Engineer
10 2 (2.90%) Finance Project Manager
10 2 (2.90%) Senior Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.74%) ISPF
2 11 (15.94%) Web Services
3 9 (13.04%) JSON
3 9 (13.04%) Middleware
3 9 (13.04%) RESTful
4 2 (2.90%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 26 (37.68%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (30.43%) Management Information System
3 15 (21.74%) VSAM
4 9 (13.04%) CMDB
5 3 (4.35%) User Experience
6 2 (2.90%) CLARiiON
6 2 (2.90%) EMC VNX
6 2 (2.90%) EMC VNXe
7 1 (1.45%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.45%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 28 (40.58%) Linux
2 20 (28.99%) VMS
3 19 (27.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (26.09%) Windows
5 17 (24.64%) AIX
5 17 (24.64%) Solaris
5 17 (24.64%) Unix
5 17 (24.64%) Windows Server
6 15 (21.74%) HPUX
6 15 (21.74%) MVS
6 15 (21.74%) Windows 2000 Server
7 13 (18.84%) VME
8 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (66.67%) ITIL
2 32 (46.38%) Service Management
3 30 (43.48%) ITIL V3
4 27 (39.13%) Open Source
5 25 (36.23%) Data Management
6 18 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (26.09%) Project Management
7 11 (15.94%) Problem Management
7 11 (15.94%) Release Management
7 11 (15.94%) Risk Management
8 9 (13.04%) Configuration Management
8 9 (13.04%) High Availability
8 9 (13.04%) Identity Access Management
8 9 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 9 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (11.59%) Proactive Management
10 7 (10.14%) PRINCE2
10 7 (10.14%) Service Delivery
11 6 (8.70%) Business Analysis
11 6 (8.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.74%) C
1 15 (21.74%) JCL
1 15 (21.74%) PowerShell
1 15 (21.74%) Shell Script
2 2 (2.90%) Java
2 2 (2.90%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 15 (21.74%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (4.35%) CTC Cleared
3 3 (4.35%) ISEB
4 2 (2.90%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.90%) PMP
4 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.59%) PMO
2 3 (4.35%) QA
3 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (21.74%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 15 (21.74%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 14 (20.29%) RACF
3 7 (10.14%) Firmware
4 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (24.64%) Tivoli
2 14 (20.29%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 3 (4.35%) Backup Exec
3 3 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (4.35%) NetBackup
3 3 (4.35%) PureDisk
3 3 (4.35%) Simpana
3 3 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (2.90%) Kibana
4 2 (2.90%) logstash
5 1 (1.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (31.88%) ServiceNow
2 17 (24.64%) Red Hat
3 15 (21.74%) BMC
3 15 (21.74%) HP
4 12 (17.39%) Microsoft
5 6 (8.70%) IBM
6 5 (7.25%) EMC
7 4 (5.80%) Brocade
7 4 (5.80%) NetApp
7 4 (5.80%) Oracle
8 3 (4.35%) arcserve
8 3 (4.35%) CA
8 3 (4.35%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.35%) Cisco
8 3 (4.35%) CommVault
8 3 (4.35%) SAP
8 3 (4.35%) Symantec
9 2 (2.90%) 3PAR
9 2 (2.90%) Sun
9 2 (2.90%) Veritas