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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Manager
Rank 85 66 69
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Change Manager 8 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.56% 1.34% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 1.39% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 2
Average daily rate £438 £338 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £325 £426
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £553 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £435 £475
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -8.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-23.52% -
Change Manager
Scotland

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
1368 1294 1111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.00% 96.14% 94.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 702 702 554
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 11
Average hourly rate £19.02 £22.50 £14.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.46% +56.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.35 £47.50 £112.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 14 (73.68%) Banking
2 10 (52.63%) Finance
3 9 (47.37%) Change Management
4 3 (15.79%) Retail
4 3 (15.79%) Retail Banking
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
5 2 (10.53%) Release Management
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Change Control
6 1 (5.26%) People Management
6 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow
6 1 (5.26%) Information Security
6 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
6 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.26%) Application Packaging
6 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.26%) C
6 1 (5.26%) MS Project
6 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (5.26%) Service Management
6 1 (5.26%) Data Security
6 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.26%) Legal

Change Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Project
General
1 14 (73.68%) Banking
2 10 (52.63%) Finance
3 3 (15.79%) Retail
3 3 (15.79%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Legal
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Change Management
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
2 3 (15.79%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) Change Control
3 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
3 2 (10.53%) Release Management
3 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.26%) Application Packaging
4 1 (5.26%) Data Security
4 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.26%) Information Security
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.26%) People Management
4 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.26%) Service Management
4 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow