Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 119 59
Rank change year-on-year +44 -60 +7
Contract jobs citing Change Management 89 54 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.97% 1.49% 3.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.49% 1.72% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 39 103
West Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £263 £275 £258
90th Percentile £568 £528 £473
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £366 £350
% change year-on-year +16.28% +4.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 6
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £18.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.11% +16.13% -3.13%
10th Percentile £14.10 £17.00 £15.00
90th Percentile £14.30 £19.00 £15.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £18.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -21.11% +20.00% -6.25%

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 2547 3136 3796
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 84.93% 86.34% 85.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1759 2066 2620
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £263
90th Percentile £550 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 62 108
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.08 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.97% -3.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £9.25 £10.20 £9.25
90th Percentile £37.53 £30.63 £40.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.93 £14.81 £14.50
% change year-on-year +7.58% +2.12% -

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 November 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 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 November 2017. 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 +31 72 £448 +25.91% 9
Bradford +17 3 £438 - 2
Halifax +12 3 £325 -13.33%
Wakefield -2 3 £275 +64.18%
Pontefract - 3 - -
Pudsey 0 2 £400 -11.01%
Change Management
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 42 (47.19%) Project Management
2 31 (34.83%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (29.21%) Finance
4 22 (24.72%) Microsoft
5 18 (20.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (19.10%) Six Sigma
6 17 (19.10%) Lean Six Sigma
7 16 (17.98%) ITIL
7 16 (17.98%) Service Design
8 15 (16.85%) Degree
9 14 (15.73%) PRINCE2
9 14 (15.73%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (14.61%) Coaching
11 12 (13.48%) SQL Server
11 12 (13.48%) Microsoft Project
11 12 (13.48%) Process Improvement
12 11 (12.36%) Microsoft Office
12 11 (12.36%) Linux
13 10 (11.24%) Windows
13 10 (11.24%) Service Delivery
13 10 (11.24%) Analytics
13 10 (11.24%) Line Management
13 10 (11.24%) Business Analysis
13 10 (11.24%) Behavioural Change
14 9 (10.11%) Data Modelling
15 8 (8.99%) SAP
15 8 (8.99%) SQL
15 8 (8.99%) SAS
15 8 (8.99%) Banking
15 8 (8.99%) SDLC

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 8 (8.99%) SAS
2 3 (3.37%) Confluence
2 3 (3.37%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.25%) CMS
3 2 (2.25%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.25%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.25%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.25%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (2.25%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (13.48%) Microsoft Project
2 11 (12.36%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (2.25%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) SAP Business One
1 1 (1.12%) SAP Payroll
1 1 (1.12%) SAP S/4HANA
1 1 (1.12%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.25%) IaaS
1 2 (2.25%) PaaS
1 2 (2.25%) SaaS
2 1 (1.12%) Lucidchart
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) SMS
2 2 (2.25%) Firewall
2 2 (2.25%) LAN
2 2 (2.25%) SAN
2 2 (2.25%) SSL
2 2 (2.25%) WAN
3 1 (1.12%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.48%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.87%) SAS Visual Analytics
3 6 (6.74%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.62%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (3.37%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.37%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.25%) MySQL
6 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.12%) Base SAS
7 1 (1.12%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.12%) SAP HANA
7 1 (1.12%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 4 (4.49%) JIRA
2 2 (2.25%) ClearCase
2 2 (2.25%) ClearQuest
2 2 (2.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.12%) ProC
3 1 (1.12%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 26 (29.21%) Finance
2 8 (8.99%) Banking
3 3 (3.37%) Local Government
3 3 (3.37%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.12%) Law
4 1 (1.12%) Retail
4 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (23.60%) Analyst
1 21 (23.60%) Project Manager
2 19 (21.35%) Architect
3 14 (15.73%) Administrator
4 12 (13.48%) Business Architect
5 10 (11.24%) Business Analyst
6 9 (10.11%) Senior Manager
6 9 (10.11%) Senior Project Manager
7 7 (7.87%) SAS Administrator
7 7 (7.87%) Senior SAS Administrator
8 5 (5.62%) Technical Architect
9 4 (4.49%) Implementation Manager
9 4 (4.49%) Service Manager
9 4 (4.49%) Support Analyst
10 3 (3.37%) Delivery Manager
10 3 (3.37%) IT Support Analyst
10 3 (3.37%) Project Analyst
10 3 (3.37%) Project Coordinator
10 3 (3.37%) SAP Project Manager
10 3 (3.37%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.62%) Web Services
2 2 (2.25%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.73%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.49%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.49%) Reference Data
3 2 (2.25%) Clustering
3 2 (2.25%) FMCG
3 2 (2.25%) NHS
3 2 (2.25%) PMI
3 2 (2.25%) User Experience
4 1 (1.12%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.12%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.36%) Linux
2 10 (11.24%) Windows
3 3 (3.37%) Unix
4 2 (2.25%) AIX
4 2 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (47.19%) Project Management
2 31 (34.83%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (20.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (19.10%) Lean Six Sigma
4 17 (19.10%) Six Sigma
5 16 (17.98%) ITIL
5 16 (17.98%) Service Design
6 14 (15.73%) PRINCE2
7 13 (14.61%) Coaching
8 12 (13.48%) Process Improvement
9 10 (11.24%) Analytics
9 10 (11.24%) Behavioural Change
9 10 (11.24%) Business Analysis
9 10 (11.24%) Line Management
9 10 (11.24%) Service Delivery
10 9 (10.11%) Data Modelling
11 8 (8.99%) SDLC
12 7 (7.87%) Process Management
12 7 (7.87%) Visual Analytics
13 6 (6.74%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.99%) SQL
2 4 (4.49%) Java
3 3 (3.37%) COBOL
4 2 (2.25%) Jython
5 1 (1.12%) PROC SQL
5 1 (1.12%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 15 (16.85%) Degree
2 5 (5.62%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.37%) ISEB
3 3 (3.37%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 2 (2.25%) AWS Certification
4 2 (2.25%) CBAP
4 2 (2.25%) CCDP
4 2 (2.25%) CCNP
4 2 (2.25%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.25%) CISM
4 2 (2.25%) CISSP
4 2 (2.25%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.12%) APMP
5 1 (1.12%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.12%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.12%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.12%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) Data Quality
1 6 (6.74%) PMO
2 3 (3.37%) QA
3 2 (2.25%) SLA
4 1 (1.12%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.12%) GDPR
4 1 (1.12%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (3.37%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.25%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.25%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (2.25%) NetBackup
1 2 (2.25%) Puppet
1 2 (2.25%) SCCM
1 2 (2.25%) SCOM
1 2 (2.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (2.25%) Terraform
1 2 (2.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 22 (24.72%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.99%) SAP
3 7 (7.87%) Oracle
4 6 (6.74%) Cisco
4 6 (6.74%) HP
4 6 (6.74%) ServiceNow
5 5 (5.62%) IBM
6 2 (2.25%) Brocade
6 2 (2.25%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.25%) VMware
7 1 (1.12%) Avaya
7 1 (1.12%) Informatica
7 1 (1.12%) Netezza
7 1 (1.12%) Talend