Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 89 85
Rank change year-on-year -7 -4 -37
Contract jobs citing Change Management 72 59 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.12% 2.13% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 2.45% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 44 59
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £391 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.24% +4.33% +5.34%
10th Percentile £220 £254 £261
90th Percentile £538 £475 £500
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £398 £400
% change year-on-year +0.63% -0.63% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.54 - £18.00
10th Percentile £14.41 - £17.00
90th Percentile £19.71 - £19.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.33 £12.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +77.71% -33.33% +60.00%

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 2,991 2,413 3,428
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 88.13% 86.92% 86.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,026 1,623 2,363
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £297 £277 £285
90th Percentile £538 £550 £570
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 48 60
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £12.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -15.52% -17.14%
10th Percentile £9.81 £8.41 £10.20
90th Percentile £41.00 £30.66 £24.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.31 £13.00 £15.63
% change year-on-year +56.19% -16.80% -6.55%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -23 51 £400 +4.92% 11
Bradford +2 8 £385 -14.44% 2
Halifax +2 6 £380 -1.94% 1
Pudsey -2 2 - - 1
Wakefield 0 1 - -
Pontefract - 1 - -
Change Management
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 29 (40.28%) Finance
2 23 (31.94%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (29.17%) ITIL
4 19 (26.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (25.00%) Project Management
6 13 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (16.67%) Line Management
8 11 (15.28%) Coaching
9 10 (13.89%) Service Management
9 10 (13.89%) Business Analysis
10 9 (12.50%) Office 365
10 9 (12.50%) PRINCE2
10 9 (12.50%) Windows
10 9 (12.50%) Service Design
11 8 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
11 8 (11.11%) Microsoft
12 7 (9.72%) Service Delivery
12 7 (9.72%) Risk Management
12 7 (9.72%) Active Directory
12 7 (9.72%) Web Services
13 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
13 6 (8.33%) SQL
13 6 (8.33%) SharePoint
13 6 (8.33%) Configuration Management
13 6 (8.33%) Telecoms
13 6 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (8.33%) Mac OS
13 6 (8.33%) Release Management
13 6 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
13 6 (8.33%) IT Strategy

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 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.17%) SAS
2 3 (4.17%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.78%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Carpe Diem
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.39%) Elite 3E
1 1 (1.39%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.50%) Office 365
2 3 (4.17%) SaaS
3 1 (1.39%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) Internet
2 3 (4.17%) DNS
3 2 (2.78%) LAN
3 2 (2.78%) Network Security
3 2 (2.78%) SMS
3 2 (2.78%) WAN
4 1 (1.39%) BGP
4 1 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.39%) DMVPN
4 1 (1.39%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.39%) FTP
4 1 (1.39%) HSRP
4 1 (1.39%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.39%) MPLS
4 1 (1.39%) OSPF
4 1 (1.39%) Skype
4 1 (1.39%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (1.39%) SSL
4 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (2.78%) Big Data
1 2 (2.78%) Hadoop
1 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
1 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
1 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.39%) Base SAS
2 1 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.39%) MS Access
2 1 (1.39%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (6.94%) JIRA
2 1 (1.39%) ProC
General
1 29 (40.28%) Finance
2 6 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.94%) Banking
4 2 (2.78%) Legal
4 2 (2.78%) Retail
5 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.39%) Local Government
5 1 (1.39%) Marketing
5 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.39%) Publishing
5 1 (1.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 14 (19.44%) Analyst
3 8 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 8 (11.11%) Service Manager
4 7 (9.72%) Business Analyst
4 7 (9.72%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (6.94%) 1st Line Engineer
5 5 (6.94%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (6.94%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 5 (6.94%) IT Manager
5 5 (6.94%) Programme Manager
5 5 (6.94%) Senior Project Manager
5 5 (6.94%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Integration Manager
6 4 (5.56%) IT Services Manager
6 4 (5.56%) Senior Programme Manager
7 3 (4.17%) Change Manager
7 3 (4.17%) Release Manager
7 3 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (2.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.72%) Web Services
2 2 (2.78%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (2.78%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.39%) ODBC
3 1 (1.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (6.94%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.94%) NHS
4 2 (2.78%) Clustering
4 2 (2.78%) CMDB
4 2 (2.78%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.78%) PKI
4 2 (2.78%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (2.78%) User Experience
5 1 (1.39%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.39%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.39%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.39%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.50%) Windows
2 6 (8.33%) Mac OS
3 5 (6.94%) Android
3 5 (6.94%) Apple iOS
3 5 (6.94%) Windows 10
4 4 (5.56%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.17%) Unix
6 2 (2.78%) Linux
6 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.39%) CentOS
7 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.94%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (29.17%) ITIL
3 19 (26.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (25.00%) Project Management
5 12 (16.67%) Line Management
6 11 (15.28%) Coaching
7 10 (13.89%) Business Analysis
7 10 (13.89%) Service Management
8 9 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 9 (12.50%) Service Design
9 7 (9.72%) Risk Management
9 7 (9.72%) Service Delivery
10 6 (8.33%) Configuration Management
10 6 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (8.33%) IT Strategy
10 6 (8.33%) Mentoring
10 6 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (8.33%) Release Management
10 6 (8.33%) SFIA
11 5 (6.94%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.33%) SQL
2 3 (4.17%) Python
3 2 (2.78%) COBOL
3 2 (2.78%) Java
3 2 (2.78%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.78%) VBScript
4 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.39%) PROC SQL
4 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (6.94%) Degree
2 4 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.78%) PMP
4 1 (1.39%) CBAP
4 1 (1.39%) CCNA
4 1 (1.39%) CCSA
4 1 (1.39%) CCSE
4 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.39%) ISEB
4 1 (1.39%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.39%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) QA
2 3 (4.17%) PMO
3 2 (2.78%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.78%) SLA
4 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (9.72%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.39%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.39%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) ArcSight ESM
1 2 (2.78%) SCCM
2 1 (1.39%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.56%) HP
3 3 (4.17%) VMware
4 2 (2.78%) ArcSight
4 2 (2.78%) IBM
4 2 (2.78%) Intel
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle
4 2 (2.78%) Remedy
4 2 (2.78%) Snow
5 1 (1.39%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.39%) Cisco
5 1 (1.39%) CommVault
5 1 (1.39%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.39%) iManage
5 1 (1.39%) Orchard
5 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.39%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.39%) SolarWinds