Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 66 111
Rank change year-on-year -31 +45 -53
Contract jobs citing Change Management 75 89 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.14% 3.09% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 3.54% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 69 45
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £207 £279 £262
90th Percentile £529 £550 £515
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.62 £14.20 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.24% -21.11% -
10th Percentile £18.19 £14.10 £17.00
90th Percentile £24.87 £14.30 £19.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.25 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +34.72% - +50.00%

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 3,113 2,513 3,491
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 88.77% 87.32% 88.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,136 1,716 2,352
West Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% - +10.34%
10th Percentile £304 £275 £283
90th Percentile £550 £545 £545
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 59 49
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.20 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.72% +5.19% -0.70%
10th Percentile £11.13 £8.33 £10.19
90th Percentile £33.08 £27.71 £22.15
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.46 £14.20 £14.50
% change year-on-year +22.92% -2.07% +4.50%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -29 54 £400 -7.78% 15
Bradford -2 10 £390 - 4
Halifax +1 4 £383 -3.16%
Wakefield +1 3 - -
Pudsey +3 1 - -
Change Management
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 25 (33.33%) Finance
2 24 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (30.67%) ITIL
4 22 (29.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (29.33%) Project Management
5 17 (22.67%) Service Management
6 12 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (14.67%) Service Design
8 10 (13.33%) Office 365
8 10 (13.33%) Coaching
8 10 (13.33%) Service Delivery
8 10 (13.33%) Web Services
8 10 (13.33%) Windows
9 9 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (10.67%) Risk Management
10 8 (10.67%) Active Directory
11 7 (9.33%) PRINCE2
11 7 (9.33%) SQL
11 7 (9.33%) Configuration Management
11 7 (9.33%) Business Analysis
11 7 (9.33%) Mac OS
11 7 (9.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (9.33%) Programme Delivery
12 6 (8.00%) Windows 10
12 6 (8.00%) Apple iOS
12 6 (8.00%) Android
12 6 (8.00%) Problem Management
12 6 (8.00%) Telecoms
12 6 (8.00%) ITSM
12 6 (8.00%) SharePoint

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 6 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.67%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.33%) CMS
4 1 (1.33%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.33%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Carpe Diem
1 1 (1.33%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.33%) Office 365
2 4 (5.33%) SaaS
3 1 (1.33%) IaaS
3 1 (1.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.00%) Internet
2 5 (6.67%) LAN
2 5 (6.67%) WAN
3 4 (5.33%) DNS
3 4 (5.33%) Firewall
4 3 (4.00%) VPN
5 2 (2.67%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.67%) SMS
6 1 (1.33%) FTP
6 1 (1.33%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.33%) IPsec
6 1 (1.33%) MPLS
6 1 (1.33%) Network Security
6 1 (1.33%) OSPF
6 1 (1.33%) SSH
6 1 (1.33%) SSL
6 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.33%) VPLS
6 1 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.33%) Base SAS
3 1 (1.33%) Big Data
3 1 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.33%) MySQL
3 1 (1.33%) OLAP
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (5.33%) JIRA
2 1 (1.33%) ProC
General
1 25 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.67%) Banking
4 4 (5.33%) Retail
5 2 (2.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.33%) Legal
6 1 (1.33%) Marketing
6 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (29.33%) Project Manager
2 12 (16.00%) Analyst
3 9 (12.00%) Service Manager
4 6 (8.00%) 1st Line Engineer
4 6 (8.00%) 1st Line Support
4 6 (8.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 6 (8.00%) Delivery Manager
4 6 (8.00%) IT Manager
4 6 (8.00%) Senior Manager
4 6 (8.00%) Support Engineer
5 5 (6.67%) Programme Manager
6 4 (5.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) Integration Manager
6 4 (5.33%) IT Services Manager
7 3 (4.00%) Business Analyst
7 3 (4.00%) Change Manager
7 3 (4.00%) Release Manager
7 3 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (4.00%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.33%) Web Services
2 3 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.33%) Ajax
3 1 (1.33%) CSS
3 1 (1.33%) DOM
3 1 (1.33%) HTML
3 1 (1.33%) LDAP
3 1 (1.33%) ODBC
3 1 (1.33%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.33%) REST
3 1 (1.33%) SAML
3 1 (1.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.33%) CMDB
3 4 (5.33%) NHS
4 3 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.67%) Clustering
5 2 (2.67%) PKI
6 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.33%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.33%) Replication
6 1 (1.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.33%) Windows
2 7 (9.33%) Mac OS
3 6 (8.00%) Android
3 6 (8.00%) Apple iOS
3 6 (8.00%) Windows 10
4 4 (5.33%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.00%) Linux
5 3 (4.00%) Unix
6 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.33%) CentOS
7 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (30.67%) ITIL
3 22 (29.33%) Project Management
3 22 (29.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (22.67%) Service Management
5 11 (14.67%) Service Design
6 10 (13.33%) Coaching
6 10 (13.33%) Service Delivery
7 9 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (10.67%) Risk Management
9 7 (9.33%) Business Analysis
9 7 (9.33%) Configuration Management
9 7 (9.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (9.33%) PRINCE2
9 7 (9.33%) Programme Delivery
10 6 (8.00%) ITSM
10 6 (8.00%) Problem Management
11 5 (6.67%) Asset Management
11 5 (6.67%) Incident Management
11 5 (6.67%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.33%) SQL
2 3 (4.00%) COBOL
2 3 (4.00%) Java
2 3 (4.00%) Python
3 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.67%) VBScript
4 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.33%) PROC SQL
4 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (4.00%) Degree
1 3 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 3 (4.00%) PMP
1 3 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.67%) CCDP
2 2 (2.67%) CCNA
2 2 (2.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.33%) CCNP
3 1 (1.33%) CCSA
3 1 (1.33%) CCSE
3 1 (1.33%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (1.33%) CISM
3 1 (1.33%) CISSP
3 1 (1.33%) ISEB
3 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) PMO
1 5 (6.67%) QA
2 2 (2.67%) SLA
3 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (10.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.33%) KVM
4 1 (1.33%) QEMU
4 1 (1.33%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.33%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) SCCM
2 1 (1.33%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.33%) Puppet
2 1 (1.33%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.33%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 6 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.67%) ServiceNow
2 5 (6.67%) VMware
3 4 (5.33%) Cisco
3 4 (5.33%) HP
3 4 (5.33%) Oracle
4 2 (2.67%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.67%) IBM
4 2 (2.67%) Remedy
4 2 (2.67%) Snow
5 1 (1.33%) ArcSight
5 1 (1.33%) CommVault
5 1 (1.33%) Dell
5 1 (1.33%) EMC
5 1 (1.33%) iManage
5 1 (1.33%) Intel
5 1 (1.33%) NetApp
5 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.33%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.33%) Tufin