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 29 September 2016 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Manager
Rank 118 139 118
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Change Manager 38 26 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.07% 0.58% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 0.61% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 13 16
Median daily rate £488 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £310 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £63.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £21.00
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 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
3340 4264 3012
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.22% 95.05% 93.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2117 2598 1719
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 214 196
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.33 £16.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.86% +7.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +6 21 £425 -5.55% 4
Lancashire +22 5 £500 -
Cheshire +5 4 £500 +48.14%
Change Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 39 (67.24%) Change Management
2 20 (34.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (27.59%) SAP
4 14 (24.14%) Finance
5 13 (22.41%) Project Management
6 12 (20.69%) ERP
7 9 (15.52%) Logistics
8 8 (13.79%) PRINCE2
9 7 (12.07%) ITIL
9 7 (12.07%) Oracle
10 6 (10.34%) Migration
10 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
10 6 (10.34%) Data Centre
11 5 (8.62%) Skype
11 5 (8.62%) Office 365
12 4 (6.90%) Retail
12 4 (6.90%) MS Exchange
12 4 (6.90%) Transition Management
13 3 (5.17%) Business Transformation
13 3 (5.17%) Feasibility Study
13 3 (5.17%) Oracle Financials
13 3 (5.17%) CRM
13 3 (5.17%) Service Management
13 3 (5.17%) MS PowerPoint
13 3 (5.17%) Matrix Management
14 2 (3.45%) Web Development
14 2 (3.45%) Local Government
14 2 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
14 2 (3.45%) Banking
14 2 (3.45%) Programme Management

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 4 (6.90%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.45%) MS Office
2 2 (3.45%) MS Project
2 2 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.72%) SAP WM
3 1 (1.72%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) Skype
2 2 (3.45%) Network Security
General
1 14 (24.14%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Retail
3 2 (3.45%) Back Office
3 2 (3.45%) Banking
3 2 (3.45%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.45%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.72%) Windows
1 1 (1.72%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (67.24%) Change Management
2 20 (34.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (22.41%) Project Management
4 12 (20.69%) ERP
5 9 (15.52%) Logistics
6 8 (13.79%) PRINCE2
7 7 (12.07%) ITIL
8 6 (10.34%) Migration
9 4 (6.90%) Transition Management
10 3 (5.17%) Business Transformation
10 3 (5.17%) CRM
10 3 (5.17%) Feasibility Study
10 3 (5.17%) Matrix Management
10 3 (5.17%) Service Management
11 2 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (3.45%) Programme Management
11 2 (3.45%) Target Operating Model
11 2 (3.45%) Web Development
12 1 (1.72%) Business Development
12 1 (1.72%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.45%) Java
1 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
1 2 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.72%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) GMP
1 1 (1.72%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 16 (27.59%) SAP
2 7 (12.07%) Oracle
3 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.45%) ServiceNow
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