Period
to 17 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 17 September 2019 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 18 92 76
Rank change year-on-year +74 -16 +42
Contract jobs citing Change Management 302 114 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 7.46% 2.29% 2.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.70% 2.60% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 60 81
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £327 £209 £263
90th Percentile £625 £538 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.78% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 5
Yorkshire median hourly rate £27.50 £24.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.40% +34.72% -
10th Percentile £22.31 £18.25 £12.09
90th Percentile £66.50 £27.41 £23.70
England median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year +22.22% -2.17% -19.30%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,471 4,377 3,561
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 85.72% 87.93% 86.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,286 2,929 2,345
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £263 £281 £263
90th Percentile £565 £550 £548
England median daily rate £475 £465 £450
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 115 91
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.86 £17.41 £14.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.16% +22.61% -2.07%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.75 £8.88
90th Percentile £35.60 £42.03 £35.00
England median hourly rate £24.70 £20.57 £23.14
% change year-on-year +20.04% -11.10% +0.01%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in Yorkshire

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Management in Yorkshire

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Management in Yorkshire

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Management in Yorkshire

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 September 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Change Management in Yorkshire

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 September 2019. 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
South Yorkshire +39 218 £450 +5.88% 3
West Yorkshire +35 73 £450 +12.50% 20
North Yorkshire +5 4 £115 -69.33% 9
East Yorkshire - 4 £600 - 2
Change Management
England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2019, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 222 (73.51%) Finance
2 192 (63.58%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 130 (43.05%) Financial Institution
4 79 (26.16%) Agile Software Development
5 76 (25.17%) Banking
6 62 (20.53%) Cybersecurity
7 59 (19.54%) DevOps
8 54 (17.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 52 (17.22%) Python
10 44 (14.57%) Microsoft
10 44 (14.57%) Release Management
11 39 (12.91%) Windows
12 38 (12.58%) Process Improvement
13 34 (11.26%) Splunk
14 32 (10.60%) JIRA
14 32 (10.60%) Stakeholder Management
15 31 (10.26%) Linux
16 27 (8.94%) Scrum
17 26 (8.61%) Security Operations
18 25 (8.28%) SIEM
18 25 (8.28%) Migration
18 25 (8.28%) Project Management
19 23 (7.62%) Kanban
19 23 (7.62%) Git (software)
19 23 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
20 22 (7.28%) Use Case
20 22 (7.28%) Confluence
20 22 (7.28%) VMware
20 22 (7.28%) Degree
21 21 (6.95%) Microsoft Office

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 22 (7.28%) Confluence
2 9 (2.98%) Jupyter
2 9 (2.98%) OpenStack
3 6 (1.99%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.99%) SAS
4 4 (1.32%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.99%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (0.99%) IIS
5 3 (0.99%) Mule
6 1 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.33%) CICS
Applications
1 21 (6.95%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (5.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 15 (4.97%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (1.66%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.99%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.33%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (0.99%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (0.99%) Oracle ERP
1 3 (0.99%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.66%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.33%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.95%) GCP
2 20 (6.62%) GitHub
3 17 (5.63%) Azure
4 15 (4.97%) AWS
5 14 (4.64%) Office 365
6 6 (1.99%) Slack
7 3 (0.99%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (0.99%) IaaS
7 3 (0.99%) npm
8 2 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.33%) PaaS
9 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.97%) DNS
2 10 (3.31%) Firewall
3 8 (2.65%) SAN
4 7 (2.32%) FTP
4 7 (2.32%) NAS
5 5 (1.66%) HTTP
5 5 (1.66%) LAN
5 5 (1.66%) WAN
6 4 (1.32%) DMZ
6 4 (1.32%) SMTP
6 4 (1.32%) SSH
6 4 (1.32%) SSL
6 4 (1.32%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.66%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.33%) 3G
8 1 (0.33%) DHCP
8 1 (0.33%) GPRS
8 1 (0.33%) GSM
8 1 (0.33%) UMTS
8 1 (0.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.97%) Big Data
2 14 (4.64%) BigQuery
3 5 (1.66%) Hadoop
3 5 (1.66%) Pentaho
3 5 (1.66%) Qlik Sense
3 5 (1.66%) QlikView
4 4 (1.32%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.66%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.33%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.33%) DB2
6 1 (0.33%) MS Access
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 32 (10.60%) JIRA
2 23 (7.62%) Git (software)
3 21 (6.95%) Jenkins
4 15 (4.97%) Sonatype Nexus
5 9 (2.98%) Gradle
6 5 (1.66%) Maven
7 4 (1.32%) JUnit
7 4 (1.32%) Mockito
7 4 (1.32%) Selenium
8 3 (0.99%) Xcode
9 2 (0.66%) GitLab
10 1 (0.33%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.33%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.33%) Hamcrest
10 1 (0.33%) HtmlUnit
10 1 (0.33%) JBehave
10 1 (0.33%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.33%) MSTest
10 1 (0.33%) TestNG
10 1 (0.33%) WebDriver
General
1 222 (73.51%) Finance
2 130 (43.05%) Financial Institution
3 76 (25.17%) Banking
4 7 (2.32%) Retail
5 4 (1.32%) Public Sector
6 3 (0.99%) Publishing
7 2 (0.66%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.33%) Legal
8 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.33%) Marketing
8 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 80 (26.49%) Analyst
2 54 (17.88%) Developer
3 46 (15.23%) Business Analyst
4 40 (13.25%) Python Developer
5 37 (12.25%) Project Manager
6 15 (4.97%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 15 (4.97%) Security Analyst
7 14 (4.64%) Data Analyst
8 13 (4.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 13 (4.30%) IT Analyst
9 12 (3.97%) Business IT Analyst
9 12 (3.97%) DevOps Engineer
9 12 (3.97%) IT Business Analyst
9 12 (3.97%) Programme Manager
10 11 (3.64%) Consultant
10 11 (3.64%) Lead Developer
11 9 (2.98%) Coordinator
11 9 (2.98%) Service Analyst
11 9 (2.98%) Splunk Analyst
12 8 (2.65%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.98%) NumPy
1 9 (2.98%) Pandas
1 9 (2.98%) PySpark
1 9 (2.98%) scikit-learn
2 7 (2.32%) JSON
2 7 (2.32%) REST
3 6 (1.99%) LDAP
4 5 (1.66%) Node.js
5 4 (1.32%) RESTful
5 4 (1.32%) Spring
5 4 (1.32%) Spring Boot
5 4 (1.32%) Swagger
5 4 (1.32%) Web Services
6 3 (0.99%) Enzyme
6 3 (0.99%) Express
6 3 (0.99%) Jest
6 3 (0.99%) Redux
6 3 (0.99%) WireMock
7 2 (0.66%) CSS
7 2 (0.66%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (1.99%) Clustering
2 6 (1.99%) Data Centre
2 6 (1.99%) Virtual Team
3 5 (1.66%) Algorithms
3 5 (1.66%) Cyberattack
3 5 (1.66%) NHS
4 4 (1.32%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.32%) User Experience
5 3 (0.99%) Blog
5 3 (0.99%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.66%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (0.66%) iSeries
6 2 (0.66%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.66%) Replication
6 2 (0.66%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.33%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.33%) CMDB
7 1 (0.33%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.33%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 39 (12.91%) Windows
2 31 (10.26%) Linux
3 17 (5.63%) Unix
4 16 (5.30%) Windows Server
5 12 (3.97%) Windows 10
6 11 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (3.64%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 10 (3.31%) Windows 7
7 10 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (2.32%) Solaris
8 7 (2.32%) SUSE
8 7 (2.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (2.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (1.32%) AIX
10 3 (0.99%) Android
10 3 (0.99%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.99%) Windows 2000
10 3 (0.99%) Windows NT
11 2 (0.66%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (63.58%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 79 (26.16%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (20.53%) Cybersecurity
4 59 (19.54%) DevOps
5 54 (17.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 44 (14.57%) Release Management
7 38 (12.58%) Process Improvement
8 32 (10.60%) Stakeholder Management
9 27 (8.94%) Scrum
10 26 (8.61%) Security Operations
11 25 (8.28%) Migration
11 25 (8.28%) Project Management
11 25 (8.28%) SIEM
12 23 (7.62%) Kanban
13 22 (7.28%) Use Case
14 20 (6.62%) Problem-Solving
15 19 (6.29%) Analytics
15 19 (6.29%) Business Change Management
16 18 (5.96%) Data Loss Prevention
16 18 (5.96%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 52 (17.22%) Python
2 17 (5.63%) Bash Shell
3 15 (4.97%) PowerShell
4 12 (3.97%) SQL
5 9 (2.98%) R
6 7 (2.32%) AWK
6 7 (2.32%) Java
7 5 (1.66%) Perl
8 3 (0.99%) Apple Swift
8 3 (0.99%) ES6
8 3 (0.99%) VBA
9 2 (0.66%) ActionScript
9 2 (0.66%) ActionScript 2.0
9 2 (0.66%) Go
9 2 (0.66%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.66%) Ruby
9 2 (0.66%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.33%) C#
10 1 (0.33%) PROC SQL
10 1 (0.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (7.28%) Degree
2 5 (1.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (0.99%) APMP
4 3 (0.99%) ISEB
5 2 (0.66%) CCNA
5 2 (0.66%) CEH
5 2 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.66%) CISSP
5 2 (0.66%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.66%) PMP
6 1 (0.33%) CBAP
6 1 (0.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.64%) GDPR
2 10 (3.31%) PMO
3 7 (2.32%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.99%) SLA
5 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.33%) QA
System Software
1 18 (5.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (4.97%) Active Directory
3 10 (3.31%) Virtual Desktop
4 7 (2.32%) vSphere
5 6 (1.99%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.32%) VMware NSX
7 3 (0.99%) Docker
7 3 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.66%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (6.95%) Ansible
2 12 (3.97%) Puppet
3 6 (1.99%) Perfmon
4 5 (1.66%) SCCM
5 4 (1.32%) vRealize Orchestrator
6 3 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.33%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.33%) Netcool
8 1 (0.33%) NSN NetAct
8 1 (0.33%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.33%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.33%) Terraform
8 1 (0.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 44 (14.57%) Microsoft
2 34 (11.26%) Splunk
3 22 (7.28%) VMware
4 19 (6.29%) Google
5 13 (4.30%) NetApp
6 11 (3.64%) Red Hat
7 10 (3.31%) SAP
8 9 (2.98%) BMC
9 8 (2.65%) HP
9 8 (2.65%) Oracle
10 7 (2.32%) ServiceNow
11 6 (1.99%) EMC
12 4 (1.32%) AppDynamics
12 4 (1.32%) IBM
12 4 (1.32%) Remedy
13 3 (0.99%) Blue Coat
13 3 (0.99%) Cisco
13 3 (0.99%) F5
14 2 (0.66%) IBM Sterling
14 2 (0.66%) OpenText