The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Change Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Change Manager
England / North West
Rank 113 117 125
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Change Manager 23 37 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.87% 0.98% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 1.03% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 7
Median daily rate £383 £511 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.18% +31.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £330 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £675 £442
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £466 £430
% change year-on-year
-11.52% +8.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 £49.50
% change year-on-year
- -34.34%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2496 3594 3102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.87% 94.98% 94.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1560 2142 1701
Median daily rate £375 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 195 198
Median hourly rate £18.00 £28.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.28% +48.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.80 £48.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Change Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North West region that featured Change Manager in the job title.

Change Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Change Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Change Manager Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Change Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Change Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Change Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Change Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Change Manager
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +7 14 £378 -34.34%
Cheshire +20 2 £469 -6.25%
Merseyside -9 2 - -
Change Manager
England

Change Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, Change Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region featuring Change Manager in the job title.

1 24 (46.15%) Change Management
2 15 (28.85%) Project Management
3 14 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (19.23%) ERP
5 9 (17.31%) PRINCE2
6 8 (15.38%) SAP
7 7 (13.46%) Finance
8 6 (11.54%) Business Transformation
9 5 (9.62%) Transition Management
9 5 (9.62%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (9.62%) Banking
10 4 (7.69%) Back Office
10 4 (7.69%) Retail
10 4 (7.69%) Logistics
10 4 (7.69%) Business Analysis
10 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (7.69%) ITIL
10 4 (7.69%) MS Visio
11 3 (5.77%) Oracle
11 3 (5.77%) Migration
11 3 (5.77%) Facilities Management
11 3 (5.77%) Retail Banking
11 3 (5.77%) Matrix Management
11 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (5.77%) Change Control
11 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (5.77%) Data Centre
12 2 (3.85%) Target Operating Model
12 2 (3.85%) Life Science
12 2 (3.85%) Lean Six Sigma

Change Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (7.69%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.92%) MS Project
3 1 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.92%) SAP WM
2 1 (1.92%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.92%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) BGP
1 1 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (1.92%) DNS
1 1 (1.92%) EIGRP
1 1 (1.92%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (1.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (1.92%) IGRP
1 1 (1.92%) LAN
1 1 (1.92%) NetScreen
1 1 (1.92%) OSPF
1 1 (1.92%) Skype
1 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.92%) WAN
General
1 7 (13.46%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Banking
3 4 (7.69%) Back Office
3 4 (7.69%) Retail
4 3 (5.77%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.85%) Local Government
5 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (5.77%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.85%) Life Science
3 1 (1.92%) NHS
3 1 (1.92%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) Linux
2 1 (1.92%) Unix
2 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (46.15%) Change Management
2 15 (28.85%) Project Management
3 14 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (19.23%) ERP
5 9 (17.31%) PRINCE2
6 6 (11.54%) Business Transformation
7 5 (9.62%) Transition Management
8 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.69%) Business Analysis
8 4 (7.69%) ITIL
8 4 (7.69%) Logistics
9 3 (5.77%) Change Control
9 3 (5.77%) Facilities Management
9 3 (5.77%) Matrix Management
9 3 (5.77%) Migration
9 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (3.85%) Lean Six Sigma
10 2 (3.85%) Project Planning
10 2 (3.85%) SAP Implementation
10 2 (3.85%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) APMG
1 1 (1.92%) CCNA
1 1 (1.92%) CCNP
1 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.92%) Degree
1 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
1 1 (1.92%) PMP
1 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) PMBOK
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) SAP
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco
3 1 (1.92%) F5
3 1 (1.92%) HP
3 1 (1.92%) IBM
3 1 (1.92%) Juniper
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft