The first table below looks at the demand for the Change Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 18 April 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 Reading 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Manager
Rank 60 66 75
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Change Manager 13 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.21% 0.52% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 0.56% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
Average daily rate £500 £363 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.83% +45.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £459 £425
% change year-on-year
-7.35% +7.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.49 - -
Job Titles Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
958 710 982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 89.20% 91.97% 90.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 494 303 350
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 52 46
Average hourly rate £15.13 £18.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.24% +19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.69 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Change Manager
Berkshire

Change Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Change Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Change Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Change Manager Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Change Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Change Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Change Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Logistics
2 4 (30.77%) Change Management
3 3 (23.08%) RTP
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Business Transformation
4 2 (15.38%) eTOM
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 1 (7.69%) QA
5 1 (7.69%) BMC Performance Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
5 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) Revenue Management
5 1 (7.69%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.69%) Retail
5 1 (7.69%) Billing
5 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
5 1 (7.69%) Process Management
5 1 (7.69%) Finance
5 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
5 1 (7.69%) C
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) UNIX
5 1 (7.69%) Windows
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification

Change Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) RTP
General
1 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Billing
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
1 4 (30.77%) Logistics
1 4 (30.77%) Change Management
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Business Transformation
2 2 (15.38%) eTOM
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
3 1 (7.69%) Revenue Management
3 1 (7.69%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
3 1 (7.69%) Process Management
3 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) BMC Performance Manager
1 1 (7.69%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) BMC