The table below looks at the statistics for the Change Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Consultant
Rank 581 564 539
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Change Consultant 8 13 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.026% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.028% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 20
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£465 £431 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.01% +4.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £400 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £719 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £465 £411 £388
% change year-on-year
+13.13% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49336 46518 44681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.83% 92.45% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 32059 28699 27154
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 1841 1961
Average hourly rate £17.25 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.57 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Change Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Change Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Change Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Change Consultant Daily Rate Trend in England

Change Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Change Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in England

Change Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Change Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in England

Change Consultant
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -20 3 £450 +9.48% 1
London +11 1 - - 3
North East - 1 £775 -
South West - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £525 -
Change Consultant
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Change Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Change Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 12 (30.77%) Finance
2 10 (25.64%) Change Management
3 9 (23.08%) Project Management
4 7 (17.95%) Banking
4 7 (17.95%) Target Operating Model
5 6 (15.38%) CRM
6 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
6 5 (12.82%) Migration
6 5 (12.82%) Big Data
6 5 (12.82%) Analytics
6 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
7 4 (10.26%) EMIR
7 4 (10.26%) Dodd-Frank
7 4 (10.26%) Basel III
7 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (10.26%) Retail
7 4 (10.26%) Information Management
7 4 (10.26%) Windows
7 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
7 4 (10.26%) Six Sigma
8 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (7.69%) Apache
8 3 (7.69%) Data Analysis
8 3 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (7.69%) Marketing
8 3 (7.69%) Degree
8 3 (7.69%) Predictive Analytics
8 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (7.69%) Information Security

Change Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Change Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.69%) Apache
1 3 (7.69%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.13%) CMS
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) SaaS
1 2 (5.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) SNMP
1 1 (2.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) Big Data
2 2 (5.13%) EDRMS
General
1 12 (30.77%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Banking
3 4 (10.26%) Retail
4 3 (7.69%) Marketing
5 2 (5.13%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) Middleware
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (5.13%) Social Media
3 2 (5.13%) User Experience
3 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Change Management
2 9 (23.08%) Project Management
3 7 (17.95%) Target Operating Model
4 6 (15.38%) CRM
5 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
5 5 (12.82%) Migration
5 5 (12.82%) Analytics
6 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (10.26%) Information Management
6 4 (10.26%) Six Sigma
7 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.69%) Data Analysis
7 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.69%) Information Security
7 3 (7.69%) Predictive Analytics
7 3 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (7.69%) Cyber Security
8 2 (5.13%) Data Transformation
8 2 (5.13%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) Basel III
1 4 (10.26%) EMIR
1 4 (10.26%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (2.56%) BladeLogic
1 1 (2.56%) BMC Performance Manager
1 1 (2.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle
2 2 (5.13%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.56%) Intel
3 1 (2.56%) BMC