The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cheshire region that had Change Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Manager
Rank 91 77 66
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Change Manager 2 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.18% 0.59% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.62% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 6
Median daily rate £595 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.90% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £445 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £659 £500 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.25 £49.50 £28.49
% change year-on-year
-2.52% +73.77%
Change Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1020 973 773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.98% 95.86% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 696 588 385
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 57 57
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.16 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.46% -53.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £12.25 £11.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Change Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cheshire region that featured Change Manager in the job title.

Change Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Change Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Change Manager across the Cheshire region.

Change Manager Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Change Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Manager across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Change Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Change Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Change Manager across the Cheshire region.

Change Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Change Manager
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Manager within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Chester -4 1 £675 +35.00%
Knutsford - 1 £514 -
Change Manager
North West

Change Manager Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, Change Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region featuring Change Manager in the job title.

1 3 (27.27%) Project Management
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 2 (18.18%) Change Management
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) MS Project
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
3 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
3 1 (9.09%) eTOM
3 1 (9.09%) Operations Management
3 1 (9.09%) COBIT
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Val IT

Change Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
General
1 2 (18.18%) Banking
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Change Management
2 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) eTOM
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Operations Management
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
3 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) COBIT
1 1 (9.09%) Val IT