The table below looks at the statistics for the Change Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 31 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Manager
Rank 313 261 277
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Change Manager 104 168 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.42% 0.67% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.71% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 125 87
Average daily rate
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£500 £500 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £315 £392
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £710
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £445 £438
% change year-on-year
-4.49% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £51.69
UK excluding London average hourly rate £63.00 - -
Change Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22650 23517 22207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.21% 93.11% 93.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 16113 16252 14820
Average daily rate £425 £430 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% -2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 457 397 513
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £19.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -4.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.70 £45.00 £45.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

Change Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Change Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Change Manager
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Change Manager Daily Rate Trend in London

Change Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Change Manager Daily Rate Histogram in London

Change Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Change Manager Hourly Rate Trend in London

Change Manager
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 31 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
City of London +12 25 £475 - 1
Westminster - 1 £513 -
Docklands, London - - - -
Change Manager
England

Change Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 122 (51.48%) Change Management
2 77 (32.49%) Finance
3 61 (25.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 55 (23.21%) Project Management
5 44 (18.57%) PRINCE2
6 37 (15.61%) Banking
7 29 (12.24%) SAP
7 29 (12.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 26 (10.97%) ERP
9 25 (10.55%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (9.70%) ITIL
10 23 (9.70%) Oracle
11 21 (8.86%) Degree
12 19 (8.02%) Business Transformation
12 19 (8.02%) Security Cleared
13 14 (5.91%) SC Cleared
13 14 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (5.91%) Release Management
13 14 (5.91%) Retail
14 12 (5.06%) Service Delivery
14 12 (5.06%) Risk Management
14 12 (5.06%) Oracle EBS R12
15 11 (4.64%) SharePoint
16 10 (4.22%) CRM
16 10 (4.22%) Coaching
16 10 (4.22%) Investment Banking
17 9 (3.80%) QA
17 9 (3.80%) MS Project
17 9 (3.80%) Advertising
17 9 (3.80%) Programme Management

Change Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 11 (4.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.42%) CMS
2 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (3.80%) MS Project
2 8 (3.38%) MS Office
2 8 (3.38%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.11%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.42%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 12 (5.06%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (2.95%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (2.11%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.27%) assyst
5 2 (0.84%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.42%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.42%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.53%) Firewall
2 2 (0.84%) Intranet
3 1 (0.42%) Internet
3 1 (0.42%) HTTP
3 1 (0.42%) SAN
3 1 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (0.84%) SAP BI
2 1 (0.42%) EDRMS
2 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (0.42%) SQL Server
General
1 77 (32.49%) Finance
2 37 (15.61%) Banking
3 14 (5.91%) Retail
4 10 (4.22%) Investment Banking
5 9 (3.80%) Advertising
6 7 (2.95%) Publishing
6 7 (2.95%) Front Office
7 6 (2.53%) Financial Institution
8 5 (2.11%) Back Office
8 5 (2.11%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.69%) Legal
9 4 (1.69%) Marketing
10 3 (1.27%) French Language
10 3 (1.27%) Law
10 3 (1.27%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.84%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.42%) International Banking
12 1 (0.42%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.27%) Middleware
2 1 (0.42%) .NET
2 1 (0.42%) Web Services
2 1 (0.42%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.38%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.53%) CMDB
4 5 (2.11%) Hedge funds
5 4 (1.69%) NHS
5 4 (1.69%) Derivative
6 3 (1.27%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.84%) PMI
7 2 (0.84%) Online Banking
7 2 (0.84%) User Experience
7 2 (0.84%) Reference Data
7 2 (0.84%) FMCG
8 1 (0.42%) Social Media
8 1 (0.42%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.42%) Ontologies
8 1 (0.42%) Life Science
8 1 (0.42%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.27%) Windows
2 2 (0.84%) UNIX
3 1 (0.42%) Solaris
3 1 (0.42%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (51.48%) Change Management
2 61 (25.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 55 (23.21%) Project Management
4 44 (18.57%) PRINCE2
5 29 (12.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 26 (10.97%) ERP
7 25 (10.55%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (9.70%) ITIL
9 19 (8.02%) Business Transformation
10 14 (5.91%) Release Management
11 12 (5.06%) Service Delivery
11 12 (5.06%) Risk Management
12 10 (4.22%) CRM
12 10 (4.22%) Coaching
13 9 (3.80%) Programme Management
14 8 (3.38%) Migration
14 8 (3.38%) Service Management
14 8 (3.38%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (3.38%) ITSM
14 8 (3.38%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.27%) C
2 1 (0.42%) C#
2 1 (0.42%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (8.86%) Degree
2 19 (8.02%) Security Cleared
3 14 (5.91%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.38%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (1.69%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.27%) PMP
7 3 (1.27%) CTC Cleared
7 3 (1.27%) APMP
8 2 (0.84%) APMG
8 2 (0.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.84%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.84%) CIPD
9 1 (0.42%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.80%) QA
2 5 (2.11%) COBIT
3 2 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.42%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 29 (12.24%) SAP
2 23 (9.70%) Oracle
3 8 (3.38%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.69%) Cisco
6 3 (1.27%) JD Edwards
6 3 (1.27%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.42%) Reuters
7 1 (0.42%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.42%) InterSystems
7 1 (0.42%) Actimize
7 1 (0.42%) T-Plan
7 1 (0.42%) IBM
7 1 (0.42%) Cognos
7 1 (0.42%) Adobe
7 1 (0.42%) Sun
7 1 (0.42%) HP
7 1 (0.42%) Cerner