The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Manager
Rank 322 310 259
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -51
Contract jobs requiring a Change Manager 267 265 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.54% 0.57% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.61% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 168 256
Average daily rate
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£460 £448 £481
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.79% -7.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.18% -11.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £19.50 £56.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.48% +52.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £56.50 -
% change year-on-year
-64.15% -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45662 43138 49058
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.47% 92.59% 92.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 28238 25865 28004
Average daily rate £400 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1849 1986 2544
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Change Manager
UK

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 28 July 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
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 28 July 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 +23 131 £530 +6.00% 11
South East -32 48 £413 -1.49% 22
North West -7 23 £448 +11.87% 2
East Midlands +8 16 £500 +17.64% 6
West Midlands -1 16 £450 +2.85% 4
Yorkshire +2 12 £433 +4.21% 5
East of England -30 10 £473 +18.12% 2
South West -43 9 £428 +6.87% 3
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Change Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 261 (47.54%) Change Management
2 195 (35.52%) Finance
3 152 (27.69%) Project Management
4 128 (23.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 75 (13.66%) PRINCE2
5 75 (13.66%) Banking
6 68 (12.39%) ITIL
7 63 (11.48%) SAP
8 49 (8.93%) Business Transformation
9 46 (8.38%) ERP
10 44 (8.01%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 41 (7.47%) Retail
12 38 (6.92%) Oracle
13 37 (6.74%) Telecoms
14 35 (6.38%) Degree
15 34 (6.19%) Programme Management
16 29 (5.28%) Release Management
17 26 (4.74%) Security Cleared
18 25 (4.55%) Business Analysis
19 24 (4.37%) Risk Management
20 23 (4.19%) Microsoft
20 23 (4.19%) Migration
21 22 (4.01%) SC Cleared
21 22 (4.01%) Marketing
22 21 (3.83%) Time Management
22 21 (3.83%) Retail Banking
22 21 (3.83%) Service Delivery
23 20 (3.64%) Management Information System
23 20 (3.64%) MS Project
23 20 (3.64%) Project Planning

Change Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 6 (1.09%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.73%) MS Exchange
2 4 (0.73%) CMS
3 3 (0.55%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 20 (3.64%) MS Project
2 15 (2.73%) MS Office
2 15 (2.73%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (2.55%) MS Excel
4 6 (1.09%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.18%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 19 (3.46%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (2.55%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (1.46%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (0.91%) assyst
5 4 (0.73%) Summit
5 4 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.55%) SAP CRM
6 3 (0.55%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.36%) SAP SRM
7 2 (0.36%) Agresso
7 2 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.18%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.18%) PolarLake
8 1 (0.18%) SAP Payroll
8 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.18%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.18%) Cerner Millennium
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.09%) RTP
2 4 (0.73%) Intranet
3 2 (0.36%) HTTP
3 2 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.18%) 2G
4 1 (0.18%) 4G
4 1 (0.18%) Firewall
4 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.18%) VPN
4 1 (0.18%) DMZ
4 1 (0.18%) Internet
4 1 (0.18%) 3G
4 1 (0.18%) DECT
4 1 (0.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.55%) EDRMS
2 2 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.36%) SAP BI
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database
General
1 195 (35.52%) Finance
2 75 (13.66%) Banking
3 41 (7.47%) Retail
4 37 (6.74%) Telecoms
5 22 (4.01%) Marketing
6 21 (3.83%) Retail Banking
7 18 (3.28%) Investment Banking
8 12 (2.19%) Legal
9 10 (1.82%) Back Office
10 9 (1.64%) Financial Institution
11 8 (1.46%) Manufacturing
12 7 (1.28%) Advertising
12 7 (1.28%) Front Office
13 5 (0.91%) Publishing
13 5 (0.91%) Law
14 4 (0.73%) Electronics
15 3 (0.55%) Military
16 2 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.36%) Local Government
16 2 (0.36%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (0.73%) Middleware
2 1 (0.18%) SAP Basis
2 1 (0.18%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 20 (3.64%) Management Information System
2 17 (3.10%) NHS
3 10 (1.82%) CMDB
4 8 (1.46%) PMI
5 6 (1.09%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (1.09%) Hedge funds
6 5 (0.91%) Derivative
7 4 (0.73%) Freedom of Information Act
7 4 (0.73%) Freedom of Information
7 4 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (0.73%) DTV
8 3 (0.55%) FMCG
8 3 (0.55%) Fixed Income
8 3 (0.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.36%) Social Media
10 1 (0.18%) Open Source
10 1 (0.18%) Biometrics
10 1 (0.18%) Economics
10 1 (0.18%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.18%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 11 (2.00%) Windows
2 6 (1.09%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.36%) UNIX
3 2 (0.36%) Linux
3 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (47.54%) Change Management
2 152 (27.69%) Project Management
3 128 (23.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 75 (13.66%) PRINCE2
5 68 (12.39%) ITIL
6 49 (8.93%) Business Transformation
7 46 (8.38%) ERP
8 44 (8.01%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 34 (6.19%) Programme Management
10 29 (5.28%) Release Management
11 25 (4.55%) Business Analysis
12 24 (4.37%) Risk Management
13 23 (4.19%) Migration
14 21 (3.83%) Time Management
14 21 (3.83%) Service Delivery
15 20 (3.64%) Project Planning
15 20 (3.64%) Change Control
16 17 (3.10%) CRM
17 16 (2.91%) Service Management
17 16 (2.91%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 14 (2.55%) C
2 2 (0.36%) SQL
3 1 (0.18%) R
Qualifications
1 35 (6.38%) Degree
2 26 (4.74%) Security Cleared
3 22 (4.01%) SC Cleared
4 18 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (2.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 12 (2.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 9 (1.64%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.73%) PMP
8 3 (0.55%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.55%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 2 (0.36%) APMP
9 2 (0.36%) ISEB
10 1 (0.18%) HND
10 1 (0.18%) CIPD
10 1 (0.18%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 1 (0.18%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.46%) QA
2 7 (1.28%) COBIT
3 5 (0.91%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.91%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.18%) Basel III
4 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.18%) FATCA
4 1 (0.18%) EMIR
4 1 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 2 (0.36%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.18%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.18%) BMC Performance Manager
2 1 (0.18%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 63 (11.48%) SAP
2 38 (6.92%) Oracle
3 23 (4.19%) Microsoft
4 5 (0.91%) BMC
5 4 (0.73%) IBM
5 4 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (0.55%) Lotus
6 3 (0.55%) Cognos
6 3 (0.55%) Cerner
6 3 (0.55%) CA
7 2 (0.36%) NetApp
7 2 (0.36%) Citrix
8 1 (0.18%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.18%) Sun
8 1 (0.18%) HP
8 1 (0.18%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.18%) Remedy
8 1 (0.18%) Cramer
8 1 (0.18%) Triple Point
8 1 (0.18%) T-Plan
Portsmouth, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £211 - £280.00 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
West Sussex
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 3 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £260 - £325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Montash
Posted: 5 days ago
Bromley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £550 - £600 per week
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £650 - £675 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Ripe4
Rate: £50000-£52000
Posted: 11 days ago
Gatwick
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
South West England
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Northamptonshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago