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 1 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Manager
Rank 127 128 90
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -38
Contract jobs requiring a Change Manager 15 13 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.48% 0.44% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.47% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 13
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£500 £398 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.78% +2.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £350 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £614 £496 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £440 £415
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +6.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.48 - £56.50
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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
2933 2769 1936
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 94.04% 92.76% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1869 1813 1158
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
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 196 171 129
Average hourly rate £19.03 £20.00 £17.23
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.85% +16.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.00 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.83 £41.95 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 1 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 1 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 - 5 £600 - 1
Dorset +1 3 £500 +60.00%
Wiltshire 0 3 £575 +28.13%
Gloucestershire -3 1 - -
Cornwall - 1 £230 -
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Change Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 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 24 (57.14%) Change Management
2 17 (40.48%) Security Cleared
3 16 (38.10%) ITIL
4 12 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 9 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (19.05%) Finance
7 7 (16.67%) Project Management
8 5 (11.90%) Change Control
8 5 (11.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (9.52%) ERP
9 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
9 4 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
9 4 (9.52%) Coaching
10 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
10 3 (7.14%) Service Management
10 3 (7.14%) Legal
10 3 (7.14%) MS Office
10 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
10 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
10 3 (7.14%) Banking
10 3 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
10 3 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
11 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared
11 2 (4.76%) Matrix Management
11 2 (4.76%) JFC
11 2 (4.76%) SAP

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 3 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Office
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
General
1 8 (19.05%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Legal
2 3 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.38%) Back Office
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
4 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) JFC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (57.14%) Change Management
2 16 (38.10%) ITIL
3 9 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (16.67%) Project Management
5 5 (11.90%) Change Control
6 4 (9.52%) Coaching
6 4 (9.52%) ERP
6 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.14%) Service Management
7 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.76%) Matrix Management
8 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.38%) Business Analysis
9 1 (2.38%) Requirements Management
9 1 (2.38%) Programme Management
9 1 (2.38%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (40.48%) Security Cleared
2 12 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) SAP