The first table below looks at the demand for the Change Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 South West 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 127 118 127
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Change Manager 17 5 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.51% 0.21% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.23% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 9
Average daily rate £425 £463 £506
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% -8.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £457 £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £593 £513
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
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3057 2195 3363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 92.30% 94.37% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1849 1307 1959
Average daily rate £350 £340 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 147 243
Average hourly rate £19.66 £15.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.03% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.75 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Change Manager
England

Change Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Change Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Change Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Change Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Change Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Manager across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Change Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Change Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Change Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Change Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire -17 3 £450 -1.90%
Gloucestershire - 1 £425 -
Devon - - - -
Change Manager
England

Change Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 17 (62.96%) Change Management
2 12 (44.44%) Project Management
3 11 (40.74%) Finance
4 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
5 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
5 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (18.52%) Business Transformation
6 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
6 4 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (14.81%) Marketing
6 4 (14.81%) BPR
6 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
6 4 (14.81%) MS Project
6 4 (14.81%) Service Management
7 3 (11.11%) Windows
7 3 (11.11%) ITIL
7 3 (11.11%) Change Control
7 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
8 2 (7.41%) Financial Analysis
8 2 (7.41%) APMG
8 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
8 2 (7.41%) Degree
8 2 (7.41%) Time Management
8 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
8 2 (7.41%) SAP
8 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (7.41%) ERP
9 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
9 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence

Change Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (14.81%) MS Project
3 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Electronics
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) NHS
2 1 (3.70%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
1 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Change Management
2 12 (44.44%) Project Management
3 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (18.52%) Business Transformation
5 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
5 4 (14.81%) BPR
5 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
5 4 (14.81%) Service Management
6 3 (11.11%) ITIL
6 3 (11.11%) Change Control
7 2 (7.41%) Financial Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
7 2 (7.41%) Time Management
7 2 (7.41%) ERP
8 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.70%) ITSM
8 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (3.70%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) APMG
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
1 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
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