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 3 months to 28 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 75 48
Rank change year-on-year -1 -27  
Contract jobs citing Change Management 45 64 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.12% 2.23% 3.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 2.75% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 43 73
Median daily rate £400 £405 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.23% +6.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £290 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £550 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -20.21% +7.14%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1757 2325 2218
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 82.68% 81.10% 82.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1123 1591 1436
Median daily rate £410 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.60% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 64 64
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.21% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £10.20 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Change Management in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 3 months to 28 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
West Yorkshire -9 24 £388 +10.71% 14
South Yorkshire +1 12 £450 -6.25% 1
North Yorkshire +15 9 £400 +6.66%
Change Management
England

Change Management
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 31 (37.35%) Project Management
2 28 (33.73%) ITIL
3 25 (30.12%) Finance
4 19 (22.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (20.48%) Service Management
6 14 (16.87%) ITSM
7 13 (15.66%) Windows
8 12 (14.46%) Unix
8 12 (14.46%) Management Information System
8 12 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (13.25%) Service Delivery
10 10 (12.05%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (12.05%) Active Directory
10 10 (12.05%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (10.84%) Replication
11 9 (10.84%) Banking
11 9 (10.84%) Business Analysis
11 9 (10.84%) Degree
11 9 (10.84%) Configuration Management
11 9 (10.84%) NetApp
11 9 (10.84%) ServiceNow
11 9 (10.84%) Conflict Management
12 8 (9.64%) Data Centre
12 8 (9.64%) HP
12 8 (9.64%) Cisco
12 8 (9.64%) SQL
12 8 (9.64%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (9.64%) Data Analysis
13 7 (8.43%) VMware
13 7 (8.43%) Web Design

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 4 (4.82%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.61%) SAS
3 2 (2.41%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.20%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.20%) Confluence
4 1 (1.20%) Documentum
4 1 (1.20%) Drupal
4 1 (1.20%) FileNet
4 1 (1.20%) IIS
4 1 (1.20%) Liferay
4 1 (1.20%) LiveCycle
4 1 (1.20%) LiveLink
Applications
1 4 (4.82%) MS Excel
1 4 (4.82%) MS Office
2 2 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.41%) Stata
3 1 (1.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.82%) Office 365
2 2 (2.41%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.23%) Firewall
2 5 (6.02%) LDAP
2 5 (6.02%) NAS
2 5 (6.02%) Network Security
2 5 (6.02%) SAN
3 4 (4.82%) DNS
3 4 (4.82%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.61%) Internet
5 2 (2.41%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (2.41%) Skype
5 2 (2.41%) VPN
6 1 (1.20%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.20%) Intranet
6 1 (1.20%) IPv4
6 1 (1.20%) LAN
6 1 (1.20%) MPLS
6 1 (1.20%) OSPF
6 1 (1.20%) SSL
6 1 (1.20%) WAN
6 1 (1.20%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.02%) DB2
1 5 (6.02%) DB2 UDB
1 5 (6.02%) OLTP
2 2 (2.41%) Big Data
2 2 (2.41%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) JIRA
1 1 (1.20%) SoapUI
1 1 (1.20%) Toad
General
1 25 (30.12%) Finance
2 9 (10.84%) Banking
3 2 (2.41%) Advertising
3 2 (2.41%) Local Government
3 2 (2.41%) Marketing
3 2 (2.41%) Retail
3 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.41%) Turkish Language
4 1 (1.20%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.20%) Games
4 1 (1.20%) Legal
4 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.20%) Online Betting
4 1 (1.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (30.12%) Analyst
2 16 (19.28%) Administrator
3 11 (13.25%) Project Manager
4 10 (12.05%) Change Analyst
5 7 (8.43%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (7.23%) Change Manager
7 5 (6.02%) DB2 DBA
7 5 (6.02%) DBA
7 5 (6.02%) Service Analyst
7 5 (6.02%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) DB2 Administrator
8 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (4.82%) IT Manager
8 4 (4.82%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (4.82%) Service Manager
8 4 (4.82%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) Unix Administrator
9 3 (3.61%) ITIL Change Analyst
9 3 (3.61%) ITIL Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.43%) HTML
2 3 (3.61%) Web Services
3 2 (2.41%) XML
4 1 (1.20%) .NET
4 1 (1.20%) Angular 2
4 1 (1.20%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.20%) Java EE
4 1 (1.20%) jQuery
4 1 (1.20%) JSR 170
4 1 (1.20%) React
4 1 (1.20%) SOAP
4 1 (1.20%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.20%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (14.46%) Management Information System
2 9 (10.84%) Replication
3 8 (9.64%) Data Centre
4 5 (6.02%) HACMP
5 4 (4.82%) Symmetrix
6 3 (3.61%) NHS
7 2 (2.41%) CMDB
7 2 (2.41%) Social Media
7 2 (2.41%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.20%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.20%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.20%) FMCG
8 1 (1.20%) iPad
8 1 (1.20%) iSeries
8 1 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.20%) User Experience
8 1 (1.20%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.66%) Windows
2 12 (14.46%) Unix
3 6 (7.23%) Linux
4 5 (6.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.82%) AIX
5 4 (4.82%) Solaris
5 4 (4.82%) SUSE
5 4 (4.82%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 4 (4.82%) VMS
6 3 (3.61%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (37.35%) Project Management
2 28 (33.73%) ITIL
3 19 (22.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (20.48%) Service Management
5 14 (16.87%) ITSM
6 11 (13.25%) Service Delivery
7 10 (12.05%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (10.84%) Business Analysis
8 9 (10.84%) Configuration Management
8 9 (10.84%) Conflict Management
9 8 (9.64%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (9.64%) Data Analysis
10 7 (8.43%) Customer Requirements
10 7 (8.43%) Integration Testing
10 7 (8.43%) Web Design
11 6 (7.23%) Data Security
11 6 (7.23%) ETL
11 6 (7.23%) System Integration Testing
12 5 (6.02%) Incident Management
12 5 (6.02%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.64%) SQL
2 7 (8.43%) C++
2 7 (8.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.02%) AWK
3 5 (6.02%) Perl
4 2 (2.41%) VBA
5 1 (1.20%) Java
5 1 (1.20%) Python
5 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (12.05%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (10.84%) Degree
3 7 (8.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 6 (7.23%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (6.02%) CCNA
6 4 (4.82%) Security Cleared
7 3 (3.61%) CCSA
7 3 (3.61%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.41%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (2.41%) CCNP
9 1 (1.20%) CAPM
9 1 (1.20%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.20%) MCP
9 1 (1.20%) MCSE
9 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.20%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.02%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.82%) PMO
3 3 (3.61%) QA
4 2 (2.41%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (2.41%) SLA
5 1 (1.20%) GPG13
5 1 (1.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (12.05%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.82%) NFS
2 4 (4.82%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (4.82%) SRDF
2 4 (4.82%) Veritas File System
2 4 (4.82%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (2.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.20%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.20%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (4.82%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (1.20%) Graphite
3 1 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.20%) OpenView
3 1 (1.20%) Opsview
3 1 (1.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (10.84%) NetApp
1 9 (10.84%) ServiceNow
2 8 (9.64%) Cisco
2 8 (9.64%) HP
3 7 (8.43%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.43%) VMware
4 6 (7.23%) Remedy
5 5 (6.02%) IBM
5 5 (6.02%) Red Hat
6 4 (4.82%) CheckPoint
6 4 (4.82%) EMC
6 4 (4.82%) Oracle
6 4 (4.82%) Sun
6 4 (4.82%) Veritas
7 2 (2.41%) Avaya
7 2 (2.41%) F5
8 1 (1.20%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.20%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (1.20%) hybris
8 1 (1.20%) Xerox
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spencer Rose
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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