The table below looks at the statistics for the Change Manager 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Manager
Rank 345 315 303
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Change Manager 269 262 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.51% 0.55% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.60% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 177 216
Average daily rate
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£450 £468 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.74% -6.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £313 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £668 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Average hourly rate £21.00 - £53.38
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.80 - £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.60 - £63.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 - -
Change Manager
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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
47746 44025 48327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.48% 92.73% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 29880 27106 27634
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £234 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1892 1878 2452
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Change Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Change Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Change Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Change Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Change Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Change Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Change Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Change Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Change Manager
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Change Manager Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Change Manager
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 Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. 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
London -24 131 £500 +1.01% 15
South East +25 61 £425 -9.57% 5
North West -4 21 £413 +3.12% 4
South West -29 13 £475 +5.55% 1
East Midlands +5 12 £463 +8.82% 7
West Midlands -15 10 £450 -8.86%
East of England -26 10 £550 +37.50% 5
Yorkshire -4 7 £423 +3.04% 5
Change Manager
UK

Change Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 260 (51.18%) Change Management
2 152 (29.92%) Finance
3 126 (24.80%) Project Management
4 114 (22.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 78 (15.35%) PRINCE2
6 61 (12.01%) SAP
7 60 (11.81%) ITIL
8 50 (9.84%) Banking
9 48 (9.45%) ERP
10 47 (9.25%) Security Cleared
11 44 (8.66%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 43 (8.46%) Agile Software Development
13 41 (8.07%) Oracle
14 40 (7.87%) Business Transformation
15 39 (7.68%) SC Cleared
16 29 (5.71%) Degree
16 29 (5.71%) Risk Management
17 28 (5.51%) Release Management
18 27 (5.31%) Retail
18 27 (5.31%) Programme Management
19 24 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
19 24 (4.72%) Telecoms
20 22 (4.33%) Microsoft
21 20 (3.94%) Service Delivery
21 20 (3.94%) Service Management
21 20 (3.94%) Business Analysis
21 20 (3.94%) Coaching
21 20 (3.94%) Oracle EBS R12
22 19 (3.74%) Migration
23 18 (3.54%) MS Project

Change Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 17 (3.35%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.79%) CMS
2 4 (0.79%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (0.39%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (0.20%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (3.54%) MS Project
1 18 (3.54%) MS Office
2 16 (3.15%) MS Excel
3 13 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (2.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 20 (3.94%) Oracle EBS R12
2 15 (2.95%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (1.77%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.98%) assyst
4 5 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.79%) Summit
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.39%) SAP SRM
6 2 (0.39%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.39%) Agresso
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.20%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.20%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.20%) Cerner Millennium
7 1 (0.20%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.79%) SaaS
2 1 (0.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.18%) Firewall
1 6 (1.18%) Intranet
2 2 (0.39%) RTP
2 2 (0.39%) HTTP
3 1 (0.20%) Internet
3 1 (0.20%) SAN
3 1 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (0.79%) EDRMS
2 2 (0.39%) SAP BI
2 2 (0.39%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.20%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 152 (29.92%) Finance
2 50 (9.84%) Banking
3 27 (5.31%) Retail
4 24 (4.72%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.56%) Marketing
5 13 (2.56%) Legal
6 12 (2.36%) Investment Banking
7 11 (2.17%) Back Office
8 9 (1.77%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.77%) Advertising
8 9 (1.77%) Retail Banking
9 8 (1.57%) Financial Institution
9 8 (1.57%) Publishing
10 7 (1.38%) Front Office
11 5 (0.98%) Military
11 5 (0.98%) Law
11 5 (0.98%) Local Government
12 3 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.59%) Electronics
12 3 (0.59%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.59%) Middleware
2 2 (0.39%) .NET
3 1 (0.20%) Web Services
3 1 (0.20%) XML
3 1 (0.20%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 24 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (3.15%) NHS
3 15 (2.95%) Management Information System
4 9 (1.77%) CMDB
5 6 (1.18%) Hedge funds
5 6 (1.18%) PMI
6 4 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (0.79%) Derivative
6 4 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (0.59%) DTV
7 3 (0.59%) Fixed Income
7 3 (0.59%) Freedom of Information Act
7 3 (0.59%) Freedom of Information
7 3 (0.59%) Social Media
8 2 (0.39%) User Experience
8 2 (0.39%) FMCG
8 2 (0.39%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.20%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.20%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (2.17%) Windows
2 5 (0.98%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (0.39%) UNIX
4 1 (0.20%) Solaris
4 1 (0.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 260 (51.18%) Change Management
2 126 (24.80%) Project Management
3 114 (22.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 78 (15.35%) PRINCE2
5 60 (11.81%) ITIL
6 48 (9.45%) ERP
7 44 (8.66%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 43 (8.46%) Agile Software Development
9 40 (7.87%) Business Transformation
10 29 (5.71%) Risk Management
11 28 (5.51%) Release Management
12 27 (5.31%) Programme Management
13 20 (3.94%) Service Delivery
13 20 (3.94%) Service Management
13 20 (3.94%) Business Analysis
13 20 (3.94%) Coaching
14 19 (3.74%) Migration
15 17 (3.35%) CRM
15 17 (3.35%) Time Management
16 15 (2.95%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 14 (2.76%) C
2 2 (0.39%) Java
3 1 (0.20%) SQL
3 1 (0.20%) C#
Qualifications
1 47 (9.25%) Security Cleared
2 39 (7.68%) SC Cleared
3 29 (5.71%) Degree
4 17 (3.35%) ITIL Certification
5 13 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 10 (1.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (1.57%) PMI Certification
8 6 (1.18%) PMP
9 5 (0.98%) APMP
10 4 (0.79%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.59%) ISEB
11 3 (0.59%) CIPD
12 2 (0.39%) APMG
12 2 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.39%) CTC Cleared
12 2 (0.39%) Chartered Engineer
13 1 (0.20%) HND
13 1 (0.20%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 1 (0.20%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.35%) QA
2 6 (1.18%) COBIT
3 4 (0.79%) ISO 14001
3 4 (0.79%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.20%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (0.20%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 61 (12.01%) SAP
2 41 (8.07%) Oracle
3 22 (4.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (0.79%) Cisco
5 4 (0.79%) IBM
5 4 (0.79%) JD Edwards
6 3 (0.59%) Cerner
6 3 (0.59%) ServiceNow
7 2 (0.39%) Citrix
7 2 (0.39%) Ariba
7 2 (0.39%) NetApp
7 2 (0.39%) Lotus
8 1 (0.20%) Cognos
8 1 (0.20%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.20%) Reuters
8 1 (0.20%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.20%) BMC
8 1 (0.20%) Adobe
8 1 (0.20%) Sun
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxfordshire
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East Midlands
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Posted: 15 days ago
Northamptonshire
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
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