The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Manager
Rank 122 127 89
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -38
Contract jobs requiring a Change Manager 22 9 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.69% 0.29% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.32% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 18
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£450 £428 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £370 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £662 £488 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +12.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.48 £20.25 £56.50
% change year-on-year
-8.74% -64.15%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South 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
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2999 2857 2004
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.72% 93.12% 93.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1911 1860 1233
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 172 140
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.60 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 9 £600 - 2
Gloucestershire +3 4 £450 +7.14% 2
Wiltshire +2 4 £544 +19.50%
Devon -3 1 £325 -16.66%
Cornwall - 1 £230 -
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England

Change Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 25 (53.19%) Change Management
2 14 (29.79%) ITIL
2 14 (29.79%) Security Cleared
3 11 (23.40%) Project Management
4 10 (21.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (19.15%) Finance
6 7 (14.89%) SC Cleared
7 6 (12.77%) Change Control
7 6 (12.77%) PRINCE2
8 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
8 5 (10.64%) GAP Analysis
8 5 (10.64%) Risk Management
8 5 (10.64%) Banking
8 5 (10.64%) Matrix Management
8 5 (10.64%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (10.64%) Coaching
9 4 (8.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (8.51%) Release Management
9 4 (8.51%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (8.51%) Service Management
9 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
9 4 (8.51%) PRINCE
9 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
10 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
10 3 (6.38%) ERP
10 3 (6.38%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (6.38%) NHS
10 3 (6.38%) MS Office
10 3 (6.38%) Legal
10 3 (6.38%) SharePoint Server

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.38%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.38%) MS Office
4 1 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Ant
1 1 (2.13%) Maven
1 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
1 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.13%) Mercurial
1 1 (2.13%) Artifactory
1 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (19.15%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Banking
3 3 (6.38%) Retail
3 3 (6.38%) Legal
4 2 (4.26%) Retail Banking
4 2 (4.26%) Marketing
4 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.13%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.38%) NHS
3 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (53.19%) Change Management
2 14 (29.79%) ITIL
3 11 (23.40%) Project Management
4 10 (21.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (12.77%) PRINCE2
5 6 (12.77%) Change Control
6 5 (10.64%) Risk Management
6 5 (10.64%) Coaching
6 5 (10.64%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (10.64%) Matrix Management
7 4 (8.51%) Release Management
7 4 (8.51%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (8.51%) Service Management
7 4 (8.51%) PRINCE
8 3 (6.38%) ERP
8 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.38%) Business Analysis
8 3 (6.38%) Business Transformation
8 3 (6.38%) Portfolio Management
9 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.26%) C
2 1 (2.13%) Python
2 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.13%) Ruby
2 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.89%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (6.38%) DV Cleared
4 3 (6.38%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.13%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.13%) SAP
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