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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Change Manager
Rank 417 462 434
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Business Change Manager 213 150 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.29% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.31% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 112 113
Average daily rate £475 £438 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £613
UK excluding London average daily rate £470 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+10.58% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £49.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £49.50 -

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
48618 48918 46871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31219 30411 27715
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1735 1925 2068
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% -3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +61 204 £475 +5.55% 29
London +60 83 £480 -4.00% 5
Yorkshire -24 31 £425 - 7
South East +3 23 £525 +10.52% 4
North West -9 20 £450 +28.57% 7
West Yorkshire -20 20 £369 -13.23% 7
City of London +40 15 £500 -1.96% 2
East Midlands -4 15 £550 +22.22% 3
Nottinghamshire +3 13 £550 +37.50% 3
Nottingham -2 12 £550 +22.22% 3
Leeds -10 12 £350 -14.63% 1
South West +7 10 £450 +12.50%
Manchester -12 10 £411 +17.50% 7
Uxbridge - 10 - -
West Midlands -13 8 £525 +9.09% 1
Buckinghamshire +16 6 £375 -31.81% 2
Milton Keynes +5 6 £375 -31.81% 1
East of England +5 6 £438 +2.94% 2
Midlands - 6 £563 -
Birmingham +1 5 £550 +29.41%
South Yorkshire -5 5 £500 -
Sheffield -9 5 £500 -
North Yorkshire - 5 - -
Gloucestershire +13 4 £450 -2.70%
Cheshire -4 4 £675 -
Bradford -7 4 £425 - 2
Scotland -8 4 £500 +26.26% 1
Edinburgh -17 4 £500 +25.62% 1
Northallerton - 4 - -
Wales - 4 £383 -

Business Change Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 124 (36.47%) Project Management
2 120 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 104 (30.59%) Finance
4 84 (24.71%) Change Management
5 80 (23.53%) PRINCE2
6 50 (14.71%) Security Cleared
7 33 (9.71%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (8.24%) Programme Management
9 26 (7.65%) SC Cleared
10 23 (6.76%) DV Cleared
11 22 (6.47%) Business Analysis
12 21 (6.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 19 (5.59%) Business Transformation
13 19 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (5.29%) Banking
15 17 (5.00%) Retail
15 17 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 17 (5.00%) MS Project
15 17 (5.00%) Target Operating Model
16 15 (4.41%) ERP
16 15 (4.41%) Degree
17 13 (3.82%) Law
17 13 (3.82%) Microsoft
17 13 (3.82%) Risk Management
17 13 (3.82%) Marketing
17 13 (3.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 13 (3.82%) Coaching
18 12 (3.53%) Migration
18 12 (3.53%) MS Office
18 12 (3.53%) MS Excel

Business Change Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 5 (1.47%) IIS
2 2 (0.59%) CMS
2 2 (0.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (5.00%) MS Project
2 12 (3.53%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.53%) MS Office
3 8 (2.35%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.88%) SAP CO
2 3 (0.88%) SAP FI
2 3 (0.88%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.29%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.47%) Office 365
2 1 (0.29%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.88%) Unified Communications
2 2 (0.59%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.29%) Big Data
4 1 (0.29%) EDRMS
General
1 104 (30.59%) Finance
2 18 (5.29%) Banking
3 17 (5.00%) Retail
4 13 (3.82%) Law
4 13 (3.82%) Marketing
5 11 (3.24%) Legal
6 8 (2.35%) Advertising
7 6 (1.76%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.18%) Front Office
8 4 (1.18%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.88%) Billing
9 3 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.59%) Publishing
11 1 (0.29%) French Language
11 1 (0.29%) German Language
11 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.29%) Military
11 1 (0.29%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.06%) .NET
2 3 (0.88%) HTML
2 3 (0.88%) HTML5
2 3 (0.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (0.59%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (0.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (2.35%) Performance Metrics
2 8 (2.35%) Social Network
3 6 (1.76%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.47%) NHS
4 5 (1.47%) User Experience
5 4 (1.18%) Smart Meter
6 3 (0.88%) FMCG
7 2 (0.59%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.29%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.29%) Economics
8 1 (0.29%) EPoS
8 1 (0.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.29%) IVR
8 1 (0.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.76%) Windows
2 5 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (36.47%) Project Management
2 120 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 84 (24.71%) Change Management
4 80 (23.53%) PRINCE2
5 33 (9.71%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (8.24%) Programme Management
7 22 (6.47%) Business Analysis
8 21 (6.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 19 (5.59%) Business Transformation
10 17 (5.00%) Target Operating Model
11 15 (4.41%) ERP
12 13 (3.82%) Coaching
12 13 (3.82%) Risk Management
13 12 (3.53%) Migration
14 10 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (2.94%) Performance Improvement
15 9 (2.65%) Analytics
15 9 (2.65%) Project Governance
16 8 (2.35%) Line Management
16 8 (2.35%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (1.47%) C
2 4 (1.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (0.59%) SQL
4 1 (0.29%) X++
Qualifications
1 50 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 26 (7.65%) SC Cleared
3 23 (6.76%) DV Cleared
4 17 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 15 (4.41%) Degree
6 13 (3.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 8 (2.35%) APMP
8 6 (1.76%) PMI Certification
8 6 (1.76%) PMP
9 3 (0.88%) CTC Cleared
9 3 (0.88%) ISEB
10 2 (0.59%) APMG
10 2 (0.59%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.59%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
11 1 (0.29%) ACCA
11 1 (0.29%) MAPM
11 1 (0.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.88%) P3O
1 3 (0.88%) QA
2 2 (0.59%) COBIT
2 2 (0.59%) FATCA
3 1 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.29%) Val IT
Vendors
1 13 (3.82%) Microsoft
2 10 (2.94%) SAP
3 7 (2.06%) Oracle
4 1 (0.29%) Capita
4 1 (0.29%) Facebook
4 1 (0.29%) IBM
4 1 (0.29%) JD Edwards
4 1 (0.29%) Kronos
4 1 (0.29%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.29%) Twitter
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