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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Manager
Rank 138 124 116
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Change Manager 20 24 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.53% 0.65% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.68% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 15
Median daily rate £425 £418 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.79% -2.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £339 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £513 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £439
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.48 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.25 £18.48 -
% change year-on-year
+161.09% -
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
3554 3523 2941
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.90% 94.78% 95.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2209 2041 1584
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 194 175
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.16 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.17% -7.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.47 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +3 11 £458 +11.58% 3
Lancashire - 4 £350 -
Change Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 30 (50.85%) Change Management
2 17 (28.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (25.42%) Project Management
4 14 (23.73%) Finance
5 10 (16.95%) SAP
6 8 (13.56%) PRINCE2
7 7 (11.86%) Security Cleared
7 7 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (11.86%) SC Cleared
7 7 (11.86%) Data Centre
8 6 (10.17%) Retail
8 6 (10.17%) ERP
8 6 (10.17%) Risk Management
9 5 (8.47%) Migration
9 5 (8.47%) Programme Management
10 4 (6.78%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
10 4 (6.78%) ITIL
10 4 (6.78%) Oracle
11 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
11 3 (5.08%) CRM
11 3 (5.08%) Oracle ERP
11 3 (5.08%) Service Management
11 3 (5.08%) Dynamics AX
11 3 (5.08%) Banking
11 3 (5.08%) Logistics
11 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (5.08%) Business Transformation
11 3 (5.08%) Programme Governance

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:

Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS Office
2 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.69%) MS Project
2 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.69%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (5.08%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) Network Security
General
1 14 (23.73%) Finance
2 6 (10.17%) Retail
3 3 (5.08%) Banking
4 2 (3.39%) Back Office
5 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.39%) Digital Media
3 2 (3.39%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.85%) Change Management
2 17 (28.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (25.42%) Project Management
4 8 (13.56%) PRINCE2
5 7 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (10.17%) ERP
6 6 (10.17%) Risk Management
7 5 (8.47%) Migration
7 5 (8.47%) Programme Management
8 4 (6.78%) ITIL
8 4 (6.78%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (5.08%) Business Transformation
9 3 (5.08%) CRM
9 3 (5.08%) Logistics
9 3 (5.08%) Programme Governance
9 3 (5.08%) Service Management
10 2 (3.39%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (3.39%) E-Commerce
10 2 (3.39%) Human Resource Management
10 2 (3.39%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.39%) Java
1 2 (3.39%) JavaScript
1 2 (3.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) SC Cleared
1 7 (11.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.39%) BC Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (3.39%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) GMP
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) SAP
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle