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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Manager
Rank 120 117 121
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Change Manager 22 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.69% 0.35% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.38% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 2
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£388 £428 £468
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.35% -8.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £497 £594
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £28.49 -
% change year-on-year
+73.77% -
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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
2962 2630 2365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.41% 92.12% 93.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1883 1570 1423
Average daily rate £380 £360 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £499 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 148 170
Average hourly rate £22.69 £17.50 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.65% +4.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.75 £37.15 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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
Wiltshire +9 11 £400 -5.88% 1
Dorset - 5 £375 - 1
Bristol -10 4 £500 +16.27% 1
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
Somerset - - - -
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England

Change Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 19 (54.29%) Change Management
2 12 (34.29%) ITIL
3 11 (31.43%) Security Cleared
4 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
4 8 (22.86%) Finance
5 6 (17.14%) Banking
5 6 (17.14%) PRINCE2
6 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
7 4 (11.43%) ERP
7 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
7 4 (11.43%) Project Management
8 3 (8.57%) MS Project
8 3 (8.57%) SAP
8 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
8 3 (8.57%) Retail
8 3 (8.57%) Data Protection
8 3 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (8.57%) Matrix Management
8 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (8.57%) Retail Banking
8 3 (8.57%) Business Transformation
8 3 (8.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (5.71%) Change Control
9 2 (5.71%) VCP4
9 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (5.71%) Back Office
9 2 (5.71%) JFC
9 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Project
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Retail
3 3 (8.57%) Retail Banking
4 2 (5.71%) Back Office
5 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) JFC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) FMCG
2 1 (2.86%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Change Management
2 12 (34.29%) ITIL
3 6 (17.14%) PRINCE2
4 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
5 4 (11.43%) Project Management
5 4 (11.43%) ERP
6 3 (8.57%) Data Protection
6 3 (8.57%) Matrix Management
6 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (8.57%) Business Transformation
7 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (5.71%) Data Privacy
7 2 (5.71%) Change Control
7 2 (5.71%) PRINCE
8 1 (2.86%) Six Sigma
8 1 (2.86%) BPR
8 1 (2.86%) Service Management
8 1 (2.86%) Process Management
8 1 (2.86%) CRM
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) Security Cleared
2 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (5.71%) VCP4
4 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) SAP
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