The table below looks at the statistics for the Change Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Manager
Rank 62 72 54
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Change Manager 20 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.48% 0.44% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 0.47% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £420 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -21.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £420 £508
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £420 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £444 £475 £430
% change year-on-year
-6.57% +10.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1288 1059 695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.55% 92.33% 93.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 686 539 310
Average daily rate £396 £362 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.54% +6.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 22
Average hourly rate £24.00 £13.35 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+79.84% -1.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £10.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £19.30 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

Change Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Change Manager in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Change Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Change Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Change Manager Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Change Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Manager across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Change Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Change Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Change Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Change Manager in their job title.

1 10 (40.00%) Change Management
2 9 (36.00%) Project Management
3 8 (32.00%) PRINCE2
3 8 (32.00%) Finance
4 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (24.00%) ITIL
4 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
5 5 (20.00%) Banking
6 4 (16.00%) Service Management
6 4 (16.00%) Business Process Improvement
6 4 (16.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (12.00%) Vermilion
7 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (12.00%) Retail
7 3 (12.00%) SQL
7 3 (12.00%) MS Office
7 3 (12.00%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (8.00%) COM
8 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
8 2 (8.00%) Information Security
8 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
8 2 (8.00%) Eagle STAR

Change Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Change Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Change Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Eagle STAR
2 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Intranet
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Banking
3 3 (12.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Legal
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.00%) Electronics
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Change Management
2 9 (36.00%) Project Management
3 8 (32.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (24.00%) ITIL
5 5 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
6 4 (16.00%) Service Management
6 4 (16.00%) Business Process Improvement
6 4 (16.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
8 2 (8.00%) Information Security
8 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
8 2 (8.00%) Investment Management
8 2 (8.00%) Time Management
9 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (4.00%) Supplier Management
9 1 (4.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Vermilion
1 3 (12.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) SAP