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 3 months to 27 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.

Change Management
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 66 44
Rank change year-on-year -5 -22  
Contract jobs citing Change Management 24 47 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.80% 2.43% 3.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 2.93% 4.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 28 53
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £296 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £515 £460
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 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -14.51% -  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1132 1604 1575
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 84.86% 82.85% 85.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 762 1123 1008
Median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 38 40
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.46% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £9.12 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.90 £21.50 £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 27 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
Leeds -9 17 £348 -7.33% 6
Halifax +4 4 £388 +13.30% 2
Bradford 0 2 £450 - 2
Change Management
Yorkshire

Change Management
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 20 (43.48%) Finance
2 16 (34.78%) Project Management
3 13 (28.26%) ITIL
4 12 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (21.74%) Service Management
6 8 (17.39%) Unix
6 8 (17.39%) SQL
7 7 (15.22%) Cisco
7 7 (15.22%) Configuration Management
7 7 (15.22%) ITSM
7 7 (15.22%) Degree
8 6 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (13.04%) Firewall
8 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (13.04%) Business Analysis
8 6 (13.04%) ETL
9 5 (10.87%) OLTP
9 5 (10.87%) CCNA
9 5 (10.87%) DB2
9 5 (10.87%) Windows
9 5 (10.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 5 (10.87%) HACMP
9 5 (10.87%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (10.87%) NetApp
9 5 (10.87%) Banking
9 5 (10.87%) Replication
9 5 (10.87%) AWK
9 5 (10.87%) DB2 UDB
9 5 (10.87%) Network Security

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 3 (6.52%) SAS
2 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.35%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (4.35%) Stata
2 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
2 1 (2.17%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Office 365
2 2 (4.35%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) Firewall
2 5 (10.87%) Network Security
3 2 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (4.35%) Skype
3 2 (4.35%) VPN
4 1 (2.17%) BGP
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.17%) EIGRP
4 1 (2.17%) Intranet
4 1 (2.17%) IPsec
4 1 (2.17%) IPv4
4 1 (2.17%) LAN
4 1 (2.17%) MPLS
4 1 (2.17%) OSPF
4 1 (2.17%) SSL
4 1 (2.17%) TACACS
4 1 (2.17%) WAN
4 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.17%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) DB2
1 5 (10.87%) DB2 UDB
1 5 (10.87%) OLTP
2 2 (4.35%) Big Data
2 2 (4.35%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
1 1 (2.17%) SoapUI
1 1 (2.17%) Toad
General
1 20 (43.48%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Retail
3 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.17%) Legal
4 1 (2.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Analyst
2 5 (10.87%) DB2 DBA
2 5 (10.87%) DBA
3 4 (8.70%) Administrator
3 4 (8.70%) Change Analyst
3 4 (8.70%) DB2 Administrator
3 4 (8.70%) IT Manager
3 4 (8.70%) Project Manager
3 4 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Service Manager
4 3 (6.52%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Change Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Consultant
5 2 (4.35%) ITIL Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) Web Services
1 2 (4.35%) XML
2 1 (2.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.87%) HACMP
2 5 (10.87%) Replication
3 4 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.52%) NHS
5 2 (4.35%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.17%) CMDB
6 1 (2.17%) Credit Risk
6 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (2.17%) iPad
6 1 (2.17%) iSeries
6 1 (2.17%) PMI
6 1 (2.17%) User Experience
6 1 (2.17%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Unix
2 5 (10.87%) Windows
3 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Project Management
2 13 (28.26%) ITIL
3 12 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (21.74%) Service Management
5 7 (15.22%) Configuration Management
5 7 (15.22%) ITSM
6 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (13.04%) Business Analysis
6 6 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (13.04%) ETL
7 5 (10.87%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (8.70%) Economics
8 4 (8.70%) Knowledge Management
8 4 (8.70%) Mathematics
8 4 (8.70%) Migration
8 4 (8.70%) Operations Research
8 4 (8.70%) Service Delivery
8 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (8.70%) Statistics
9 3 (6.52%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) SQL
2 5 (10.87%) AWK
3 2 (4.35%) VBA
4 1 (2.17%) Perl
4 1 (2.17%) Python
4 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
2 5 (10.87%) CCNA
2 5 (10.87%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (6.52%) CCSA
4 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (4.35%) CCNP
5 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.17%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) Data Quality
2 4 (8.70%) PMO
3 3 (6.52%) QA
4 1 (2.17%) GPG13
4 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) ProxySG
1 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.17%) Graphite
2 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.17%) OpenView
2 1 (2.17%) Opsview
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Cisco
2 5 (10.87%) NetApp
3 4 (8.70%) CheckPoint
3 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.35%) Avaya
4 2 (4.35%) F5
4 2 (4.35%) HP
4 2 (4.35%) VMware
5 1 (2.17%) ArcSight
5 1 (2.17%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.17%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (2.17%) hybris
5 1 (2.17%) Juniper
5 1 (2.17%) Nokia
5 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spencer Rose
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago