The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Change Manager role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Change Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Change Manager
Rank 542 477 510
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +33
Contract jobs requiring a Business Change Manager 71 100 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.19% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.21% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 68 57
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£450 £500 £452
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +10.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £365 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £619 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £449 £475 £415
% change year-on-year
-5.52% +14.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £63.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £63.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52969 48660 50794
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.75% 92.77% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 33173 29376 28609
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £229 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2125 2122 2499
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

Business Change Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Business Change Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Change Manager
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Change Manager within the UK.

Business Change Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Business Change Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Change Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Business Change Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Business Change Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Change Manager within the UK.

Business Change Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Business Change Manager
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Change Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 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
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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
England -59 63 £450 -10.00% 13
London -29 21 £484 -3.68% 4
South East -20 17 £463 -9.75% 4
City of London +11 6 £475 -2.56% 2
Buckinghamshire -3 6 £463 +10.11% 2
Hampshire - 6 £431 - 1
Milton Keynes 0 5 £475 +13.09% 2
East Midlands 0 4 £388 -22.50%
Scotland -2 4 £500 - 1
North West -7 4 £375 -
West Midlands -16 4 £413 -15.38% 1
East of England -17 4 £499 +17.35% 1
Nottingham +12 3 £431 -
Nottinghamshire +8 3 £431 -
Yorkshire -7 3 £475 +3.26%
Berkshire +9 2 £500 -9.09%
Manchester -1 2 £338 -
West Yorkshire -15 2 £500 +8.69%
Essex -16 2 £550 +29.41%
South West -37 2 £450 +14.28% 3
Bradford - 2 £475 -
Havant - 2 £438 -
Reading +8 1 - -
Leeds -12 1 £500 +8.69%
Bristol -22 1 - - 1
Edinburgh - 1 - - 1
Swindon - 1 £450 -
Wiltshire - 1 £450 -
Cheshire - 1 £425 -
Lancashire - 1 - -

Business Change Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Business 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 Business Change Manager in their job title.

1 58 (35.58%) Change Management
2 57 (34.97%) Project Management
3 50 (30.67%) Finance
4 47 (28.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 39 (23.93%) PRINCE2
6 15 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (9.20%) Security Cleared
7 14 (8.59%) Degree
8 12 (7.36%) SC Cleared
8 12 (7.36%) Risk Management
8 12 (7.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 11 (6.75%) Business Transformation
9 11 (6.75%) Oracle
9 11 (6.75%) SAP
9 11 (6.75%) ERP
9 11 (6.75%) Migration
9 11 (6.75%) Programme Management
10 10 (6.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 10 (6.13%) CRM
10 10 (6.13%) ITIL
10 10 (6.13%) Telecoms
11 8 (4.91%) Business Analysis
11 8 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (4.29%) Cyber Security
12 7 (4.29%) Coaching
12 7 (4.29%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (4.29%) Microsoft
12 7 (4.29%) MS Excel
13 6 (3.68%) MS Project
13 6 (3.68%) Time Management

Business Change Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Business 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 Business Change Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (4.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.68%) MS Project
2 6 (3.68%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (3.07%) MS Office
3 5 (3.07%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.45%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.23%) Agresso
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.61%) HTTP
2 1 (0.61%) Intranet
2 1 (0.61%) Internet
General
1 50 (30.67%) Finance
2 10 (6.13%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.68%) Marketing
4 5 (3.07%) Banking
5 4 (2.45%) Local Government
5 4 (2.45%) Advertising
6 3 (1.84%) Retail
7 2 (1.23%) Publishing
7 2 (1.23%) Legal
7 2 (1.23%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.61%) Military
8 1 (0.61%) Automotive
8 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.61%) Electronics
8 1 (0.61%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.45%) PMI
2 4 (2.45%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.23%) NHS
4 1 (0.61%) DTV
4 1 (0.61%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (0.61%) Online Banking
4 1 (0.61%) Ontologies
4 1 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.61%) FMCG
4 1 (0.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.45%) Windows
1 4 (2.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (35.58%) Change Management
2 57 (34.97%) Project Management
3 47 (28.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 39 (23.93%) PRINCE2
5 15 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (7.36%) Risk Management
6 12 (7.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 11 (6.75%) Business Transformation
7 11 (6.75%) Migration
7 11 (6.75%) ERP
7 11 (6.75%) Programme Management
8 10 (6.13%) CRM
8 10 (6.13%) ITIL
9 8 (4.91%) Business Analysis
10 7 (4.29%) Cyber Security
10 7 (4.29%) Coaching
10 7 (4.29%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (3.68%) Time Management
11 6 (3.68%) Project Planning
12 4 (2.45%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.23%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (9.20%) Security Cleared
2 14 (8.59%) Degree
3 12 (7.36%) SC Cleared
4 10 (6.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (3.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (2.45%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (2.45%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.23%) CIPD
7 2 (1.23%) BC Cleared
7 2 (1.23%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.23%) APMP
7 2 (1.23%) ISEB
7 2 (1.23%) APMG
8 1 (0.61%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
8 1 (0.61%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.45%) COBIT
1 4 (2.45%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.61%) OpenView
Vendors
1 11 (6.75%) Oracle
1 11 (6.75%) SAP
2 7 (4.29%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.45%) Genesys
4 2 (1.23%) IBM
5 1 (0.61%) Cognos
5 1 (0.61%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.61%) Actimize
5 1 (0.61%) SolarWinds
City, London
Red10
Rate: £500 - £520 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Gatwick
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 9 days ago
Milton Keynes
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £550 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago