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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Change Management
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 59 40 22
Rank change year-on-year -19 -18  
Contract jobs citing Change Management 19 26 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.30% 3.72% 6.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.71% 4.21% 7.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 25 13
Median daily rate £400 £315 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.98% +0.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £162 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £390 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £31.44
% change year-on-year -25.20% +27.22%  

Change Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 512 617 338
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 88.89% 88.40% 77.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 434 208
Median daily rate £390 £378 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.31% +2.02%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 15
Median hourly rate £37.50 £16.88 £11.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +122.22% +45.34%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £12.65 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £21.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear citing Change Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -8 17 £400 +25.98%
Sunderland +1 1 - -
Gateshead - 1 - -
Change Management
North East

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

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

1 100 (77.52%) ITIL
2 74 (57.36%) Problem Management
3 71 (55.04%) Open Source
4 69 (53.49%) Data Management
5 67 (51.94%) SaaS
5 67 (51.94%) PaaS
5 67 (51.94%) IaaS
6 64 (49.61%) Linux
7 62 (48.06%) Unix
8 60 (46.51%) PRINCE2
9 57 (44.19%) DevOps
10 56 (43.41%) Windows
11 55 (42.64%) Agile Software Development
12 45 (34.88%) Analytical Skills
13 44 (34.11%) Microsoft
14 43 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
15 42 (32.56%) MS Excel
16 38 (29.46%) Oracle
16 38 (29.46%) Service Management
16 38 (29.46%) ITSM
17 37 (28.68%) AIX
18 33 (25.58%) Operational Acceptance Testing
19 28 (21.71%) Release Management
20 24 (18.60%) Oracle Database
20 24 (18.60%) Performance Tuning
21 23 (17.83%) Continuous Improvement
21 23 (17.83%) SQL
22 22 (17.05%) Security Cleared
22 22 (17.05%) Incident Management
23 21 (16.28%) WebSphere

Change Management
Top Related 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 21 (16.28%) WebSphere
2 10 (7.75%) Oracle Application Server
3 8 (6.20%) Tuxedo
3 8 (6.20%) WebLogic
4 7 (5.43%) PowerExchange
5 4 (3.10%) SAS
6 3 (2.33%) IIS
7 2 (1.55%) Apache
7 2 (1.55%) JBoss
7 2 (1.55%) Jetty
7 2 (1.55%) Mongrel
7 2 (1.55%) nginx
7 2 (1.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (1.55%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.55%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.55%) WildFly
Applications
1 43 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 42 (32.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (13.18%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (5.43%) Oracle 11i
2 7 (5.43%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (2.33%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.55%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 67 (51.94%) IaaS
1 67 (51.94%) PaaS
1 67 (51.94%) SaaS
2 2 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.55%) Google App Engine
2 2 (1.55%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.08%) LDAP
2 11 (8.53%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.10%) DHCP
3 4 (3.10%) DNS
4 3 (2.33%) FTP
4 3 (2.33%) IPsec
5 2 (1.55%) Firewall
5 2 (1.55%) HTTP
5 2 (1.55%) SAN
5 2 (1.55%) SSL
6 1 (0.78%) BGP
6 1 (0.78%) DSL
6 1 (0.78%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.78%) Internet
6 1 (0.78%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.78%) OSPF
6 1 (0.78%) SMTP
6 1 (0.78%) SNMP
6 1 (0.78%) VPN
6 1 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (18.60%) Oracle Database
2 19 (14.73%) Oracle Reports
3 15 (11.63%) DB2
4 13 (10.08%) MongoDB
5 11 (8.53%) SQL Server
6 10 (7.75%) Oracle Database 12c
7 8 (6.20%) Ingres
7 8 (6.20%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (5.43%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (5.43%) PowerCenter
8 7 (5.43%) RDBMS
8 7 (5.43%) Relational Database
9 6 (4.65%) SAP HANA
10 3 (2.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 3 (2.33%) SAS Enterprise Miner
11 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (3.10%) Log4j
2 2 (1.55%) CA Gen
2 2 (1.55%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.55%) JIRA
2 2 (1.55%) Travis CI
3 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (10.08%) Finance
2 4 (3.10%) Banking
3 2 (1.55%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.78%) Retail
4 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (27.13%) Operations Engineer
2 30 (23.26%) DBA
3 26 (20.16%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 22 (17.05%) Oracle DBA
5 19 (14.73%) Administrator
6 14 (10.85%) Analyst
7 12 (9.30%) Support Analyst
8 11 (8.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (7.75%) Operational Support Analyst
9 10 (7.75%) Operations Analyst
9 10 (7.75%) Operations Support Analyst
9 10 (7.75%) Project Manager
9 10 (7.75%) Support Engineer
10 8 (6.20%) Applications Support
11 6 (4.65%) IT Manager
12 5 (3.88%) Backup Engineer
12 5 (3.88%) Ingres DBA
12 5 (3.88%) Operations Support Engineer
13 4 (3.10%) Applications Engineer
13 4 (3.10%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.10%) JAX-RPC
1 4 (3.10%) REST
1 4 (3.10%) SOAP
1 4 (3.10%) Web Services
1 4 (3.10%) WSDL
1 4 (3.10%) XML
1 4 (3.10%) XSL
1 4 (3.10%) XSLT
2 3 (2.33%) Middleware
2 3 (2.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (1.55%) .NET
3 2 (1.55%) J2EE
3 2 (1.55%) Servlets
4 1 (0.78%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.78%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 45 (34.88%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (13.18%) Management Information System
3 10 (7.75%) Tandem
4 8 (6.20%) CMDB
5 6 (4.65%) Mainframe
6 4 (3.10%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (2.33%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.55%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.55%) PMI
9 1 (0.78%) Clustering
9 1 (0.78%) EFT
9 1 (0.78%) Fintech
9 1 (0.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 64 (49.61%) Linux
2 62 (48.06%) Unix
3 56 (43.41%) Windows
4 37 (28.68%) AIX
5 20 (15.50%) Windows 2000
5 20 (15.50%) Windows XP
6 13 (10.08%) Windows Server
7 10 (7.75%) VME
8 9 (6.98%) zOS
9 7 (5.43%) MVS
9 7 (5.43%) Solaris
10 3 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (2.33%) Windows 7
10 3 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (1.55%) HPUX
12 1 (0.78%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (77.52%) ITIL
2 74 (57.36%) Problem Management
3 71 (55.04%) Open Source
4 69 (53.49%) Data Management
5 60 (46.51%) PRINCE2
6 57 (44.19%) DevOps
7 55 (42.64%) Agile Software Development
8 38 (29.46%) ITSM
8 38 (29.46%) Service Management
9 33 (25.58%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 28 (21.71%) Release Management
11 24 (18.60%) Performance Tuning
12 23 (17.83%) Continuous Improvement
13 22 (17.05%) Incident Management
14 20 (15.50%) Disaster Recovery
14 20 (15.50%) High Availability
15 17 (13.18%) Configuration Management
16 15 (11.63%) Service Delivery
17 13 (10.08%) Resource Management
18 10 (7.75%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (17.83%) SQL
2 18 (13.95%) Java
3 14 (10.85%) Perl
4 8 (6.20%) COBOL
4 8 (6.20%) Shell Script
4 8 (6.20%) VB
5 5 (3.88%) Python
5 5 (3.88%) Ruby
6 4 (3.10%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (17.05%) Security Cleared
2 16 (12.40%) SC Cleared
3 11 (8.53%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (3.10%) MAPM
4 4 (3.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (2.33%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.33%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.55%) IBM Certification
6 2 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.78%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.78%) CCNA
7 1 (0.78%) CCNP
7 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.78%) ISEB
7 1 (0.78%) PMP
7 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (16.28%) SLA
2 8 (6.20%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (3.88%) QA
4 2 (1.55%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (5.43%) Firmware
1 7 (5.43%) KVM
2 3 (2.33%) Oracle Clusterware
3 2 (1.55%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.55%) Xen
4 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.78%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.78%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (6.98%) Data Guard
2 6 (4.65%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (3.88%) HP SiteScope
3 5 (3.88%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (3.10%) Puppet
4 4 (3.10%) Tivoli
5 3 (2.33%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.55%) Control-M
6 2 (1.55%) MOM
6 2 (1.55%) SCOM
7 1 (0.78%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.78%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.78%) PureDisk
7 1 (0.78%) SCCM
7 1 (0.78%) Simpana
7 1 (0.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 44 (34.11%) Microsoft
2 38 (29.46%) Oracle
3 13 (10.08%) Informatica
4 8 (6.20%) CA
4 8 (6.20%) Red Hat
4 8 (6.20%) ServiceNow
5 7 (5.43%) IBM
6 6 (4.65%) EMC
6 6 (4.65%) HP
6 6 (4.65%) SAP
7 3 (2.33%) Cisco
7 3 (2.33%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.55%) Capita
8 2 (1.55%) Google
8 2 (1.55%) Remedy
8 2 (1.55%) VMware
9 1 (0.78%) arcserve
9 1 (0.78%) Brocade
9 1 (0.78%) CommVault
9 1 (0.78%) Symantec