Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 18 December 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 73 114
Rank change year-on-year -20 +41 -51
Contract jobs citing Change Management 79 87 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.29% 2.86% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.62% 3.31% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 68 38
West Yorkshire median daily rate £409 £432 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.27% +21.21% +1.71%
10th Percentile £212 £263 £262
90th Percentile £564 £571 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.25 £14.20 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.77% - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.25 £14.20 -
% change year-on-year +70.77% - -

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,018 2,627 2,974
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 87.30% 86.41% 87.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,057 1,811 1,938
West Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.47% +1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +1.22% +2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 68 71
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.21 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.53% +10.34% -4.92%
10th Percentile £11.18 £9.81 £10.20
90th Percentile £30.30 £40.00 £29.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £14.57
% change year-on-year +6.25% +9.85% +0.45%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in West Yorkshire

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Management in West Yorkshire

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Management in West Yorkshire

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Management in West Yorkshire

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 December 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
Leeds -17 53 £413 -7.61% 22
Bradford -11 8 £400 -8.57%
Wakefield +2 3 - -
Halifax -3 3 £405 +24.62% 1
Bingley - 2 - - 1
Pudsey - 1 - -
Change Management
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 34 (43.04%) Finance
2 25 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (29.11%) Project Management
4 22 (27.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (20.25%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (16.46%) Service Design
6 13 (16.46%) ITIL
7 12 (15.19%) Service Delivery
7 12 (15.19%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (13.92%) SQL
9 10 (12.66%) JIRA
10 8 (10.13%) Web Services
10 8 (10.13%) LAN
10 8 (10.13%) WAN
10 8 (10.13%) Microsoft
10 8 (10.13%) Risk Management
10 8 (10.13%) Programme Delivery
11 7 (8.86%) PMO
11 7 (8.86%) Coaching
11 7 (8.86%) Migration
11 7 (8.86%) Service Management
11 7 (8.86%) PRINCE2
11 7 (8.86%) Degree
11 7 (8.86%) Problem Management
11 7 (8.86%) Retail
12 6 (7.59%) Incident Management
12 6 (7.59%) NHS
13 5 (6.33%) Cisco
13 5 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (6.33%) Oracle

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (2.53%) Confluence
1 2 (2.53%) SAS
1 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.53%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.27%) CMS
2 1 (1.27%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (3.80%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Carpe Diem
1 1 (1.27%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (2.53%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.53%) Amazon Kinesis
2 2 (2.53%) Amazon S3
2 2 (2.53%) Amazon SageMaker
2 2 (2.53%) AWS CloudTrail
2 2 (2.53%) Office 365
2 2 (2.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (1.27%) IaaS
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.27%) PaaS
3 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.13%) LAN
1 8 (10.13%) WAN
2 5 (6.33%) Firewall
3 4 (5.06%) VPN
4 3 (3.80%) DNS
4 3 (3.80%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (2.53%) BGP
5 2 (2.53%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (2.53%) EIGRP
5 2 (2.53%) GLBP
5 2 (2.53%) HSRP
5 2 (2.53%) MPLS
5 2 (2.53%) OSPF
5 2 (2.53%) VRRP
5 2 (2.53%) VXLAN
6 1 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.27%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (1.27%) Internet
6 1 (1.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.06%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (5.06%) Data Lake
3 3 (3.80%) Amazon Athena
3 3 (3.80%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (3.80%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.80%) Pentaho
3 3 (3.80%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.80%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.53%) Amazon Aurora
4 2 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.53%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.53%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (1.27%) Base SAS
5 1 (1.27%) Power BI
5 1 (1.27%) PowerPivot
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (12.66%) JIRA
2 2 (2.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.27%) ProC
3 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.27%) TeamCity
General
1 34 (43.04%) Finance
2 7 (8.86%) Retail
3 5 (6.33%) Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.27%) Marketing
4 1 (1.27%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (26.58%) Project Manager
2 13 (16.46%) Analyst
3 7 (8.86%) Developer
4 5 (6.33%) Business Analyst
4 5 (6.33%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (5.06%) Consultant
5 4 (5.06%) Transition Manager
6 3 (3.80%) ETL Developer
6 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (3.80%) Network Engineer
6 3 (3.80%) Programme Manager
6 3 (3.80%) Service Analyst
6 3 (3.80%) Service Manager
6 3 (3.80%) Service Transition Manager
7 2 (2.53%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
7 2 (2.53%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 2 (2.53%) PMO Administrator
7 2 (2.53%) Programme Director
7 2 (2.53%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
7 2 (2.53%) SOX Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.13%) Web Services
2 2 (2.53%) LDAP
2 2 (2.53%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (2.53%) Velocity
3 1 (1.27%) Ajax
3 1 (1.27%) CSS
3 1 (1.27%) DOM
3 1 (1.27%) HTML
3 1 (1.27%) JSON
3 1 (1.27%) ODBC
3 1 (1.27%) REST
3 1 (1.27%) SAML
3 1 (1.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.19%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.59%) NHS
3 5 (6.33%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.06%) CMDB
5 2 (2.53%) PMI
6 1 (1.27%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.06%) Windows
2 2 (2.53%) Android
2 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.53%) Unix
2 2 (2.53%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.27%) Linux
3 1 (1.27%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.27%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (29.11%) Project Management
3 22 (27.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (20.25%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (16.46%) ITIL
5 13 (16.46%) Service Design
6 12 (15.19%) Service Delivery
7 8 (10.13%) Programme Delivery
7 8 (10.13%) Risk Management
8 7 (8.86%) Coaching
8 7 (8.86%) Migration
8 7 (8.86%) PRINCE2
8 7 (8.86%) Problem Management
8 7 (8.86%) Service Management
9 6 (7.59%) Incident Management
10 5 (6.33%) Data Management
10 5 (6.33%) Matrix Management
11 4 (5.06%) Business Analysis
11 4 (5.06%) Data Modelling
11 4 (5.06%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.92%) SQL
2 4 (5.06%) Java
2 4 (5.06%) T-SQL
3 3 (3.80%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.80%) Python
4 2 (2.53%) C#
4 2 (2.53%) COBOL
4 2 (2.53%) Ruby
4 2 (2.53%) Scala
5 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.27%) PROC SQL
5 1 (1.27%) VB
5 1 (1.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (8.86%) Degree
2 5 (6.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.80%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (3.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (3.80%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.53%) AWS Certification
4 2 (2.53%) CCDP
4 2 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.53%) ISEB
4 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.27%) APMG
5 1 (1.27%) CBAP
5 1 (1.27%) CCNP
5 1 (1.27%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (1.27%) CISM
5 1 (1.27%) CISSP
5 1 (1.27%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (1.27%) PMP
5 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.86%) PMO
2 4 (5.06%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.53%) GDPR
3 2 (2.53%) P3O
3 2 (2.53%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.53%) QA
3 2 (2.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) Docker
2 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.27%) KVM
2 1 (1.27%) QEMU
2 1 (1.27%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.27%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.27%) vSphere
2 1 (1.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.27%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.27%) Puppet
2 1 (1.27%) SCOM
2 1 (1.27%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.27%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.27%) vRealize
2 1 (1.27%) WMI
Vendors
1 8 (10.13%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.33%) Cisco
2 5 (6.33%) Oracle
2 5 (6.33%) ServiceNow
3 3 (3.80%) SAP
3 3 (3.80%) VMware
4 2 (2.53%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.53%) HP
5 1 (1.27%) Citrix
5 1 (1.27%) Dell
5 1 (1.27%) EMC
5 1 (1.27%) F5
5 1 (1.27%) Ivanti
5 1 (1.27%) NetApp
5 1 (1.27%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.27%) Splunk
5 1 (1.27%) Tufin