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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Change Manager
Rank 479 471 495
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +24
Contract jobs requiring a Business Change Manager 130 132 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.23% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.25% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 93 39
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£488 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £350 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 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
51667 51948 44219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.38% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 31335 31547 25314
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2014 2069 2202
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

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 20 April 2015.

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 20 April 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
England -6 118 £500 +8.69% 18
South East -2 36 £550 +14.58% 1
London -11 26 £550 +14.28% 7
Hampshire +14 21 £600 +25.00%
North West -12 17 £443 +4.11% 4
West Midlands +1 12 £475 +9.82% 3
Yorkshire -6 12 £500 +33.33% 2
East Midlands +6 9 £425 -2.85% 1
Nottingham -1 8 £431 -
Nottinghamshire -2 8 £431 -
City of London +23 7 £575 +21.05% 3
South Yorkshire - 7 £500 - 1
Sheffield - 6 £500 - 1
Cheshire -3 5 £500 +16.95% 3
Buckinghamshire -4 5 £350 -16.66%
Milton Keynes -6 5 £350 -16.66%
Manchester -9 5 £388 -22.50%
West Yorkshire -3 4 £425 +13.33%
Leeds - 4 £425 -
Havant 0 3 - -
Oxfordshire -15 2 £588 +11.90%
Staffordshire - 2 £475 -
Kent - 2 £375 -
Middlesex - 2 £418 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £475 -
East of England +26 1 £475 -
South West -3 1 £450 +24.13%
Canary Wharf -7 1 £525 +40.00%
Northamptonshire -7 1 £425 -15.00% 1
Berkshire -9 1 £375 -14.28% 1

Business Change Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 77 (39.69%) Project Management
2 65 (33.51%) Finance
3 62 (31.96%) Change Management
4 43 (22.16%) Stakeholder Management
4 43 (22.16%) PRINCE2
5 27 (13.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 21 (10.82%) Banking
7 20 (10.31%) Business Transformation
8 16 (8.25%) Security Cleared
9 15 (7.73%) Retail
9 15 (7.73%) Pharmaceutical
10 13 (6.70%) Life Science
10 13 (6.70%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (6.19%) ITIL
12 11 (5.67%) Telecoms
12 11 (5.67%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (5.67%) Performance Metrics
13 10 (5.15%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (5.15%) Manufacturing
14 9 (4.64%) Six Sigma
14 9 (4.64%) PRINCE
14 9 (4.64%) Marketing
15 8 (4.12%) Programme Management
15 8 (4.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 8 (4.12%) Migration
15 8 (4.12%) SC Cleared
16 7 (3.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 7 (3.61%) Continuous Improvement
16 7 (3.61%) Risk Management
16 7 (3.61%) SAP

Business Change Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 4 (2.06%) SAS
2 2 (1.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (3.61%) MS Project
2 4 (2.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (2.06%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.06%) MS Office
3 3 (1.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.55%) SAP FI
1 3 (1.55%) SAP CO
1 3 (1.55%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.52%) Maximo
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.52%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) SaaS
1 1 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.55%) RTP
2 1 (0.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.03%) EDRMS
General
1 65 (33.51%) Finance
2 21 (10.82%) Banking
3 15 (7.73%) Retail
3 15 (7.73%) Pharmaceutical
4 11 (5.67%) Telecoms
5 10 (5.15%) Manufacturing
6 9 (4.64%) Marketing
7 6 (3.09%) Legal
8 5 (2.58%) Advertising
8 5 (2.58%) Back Office
9 4 (2.06%) Billing
9 4 (2.06%) Retail Banking
9 4 (2.06%) Electronics
10 3 (1.55%) Publishing
11 2 (1.03%) Financial Institution
11 2 (1.03%) Law
12 1 (0.52%) Games
12 1 (0.52%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.70%) Life Science
1 13 (6.70%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.67%) Performance Metrics
3 5 (2.58%) PMI
4 4 (2.06%) FMCG
5 3 (1.55%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.55%) NHS
6 2 (1.03%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.55%) Windows
2 2 (1.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (39.69%) Project Management
2 62 (31.96%) Change Management
3 43 (22.16%) Stakeholder Management
3 43 (22.16%) PRINCE2
4 27 (13.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 20 (10.31%) Business Transformation
6 12 (6.19%) ITIL
7 11 (5.67%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (5.15%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (4.64%) Six Sigma
9 9 (4.64%) PRINCE
10 8 (4.12%) Programme Management
10 8 (4.12%) Migration
11 7 (3.61%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (3.61%) Risk Management
11 7 (3.61%) ERP
11 7 (3.61%) Business Analysis
12 6 (3.09%) Waterfall
12 6 (3.09%) Coaching
13 5 (2.58%) Stakeholder Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.52%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (8.25%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 8 (4.12%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (3.09%) PMI Certification
5 4 (2.06%) Degree
5 4 (2.06%) APMP
6 3 (1.55%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.03%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
7 2 (1.03%) CIPD
7 2 (1.03%) PMP
8 1 (0.52%) APMG
8 1 (0.52%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.52%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.03%) GAMP
1 2 (1.03%) GxP
1 2 (1.03%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.52%) PMBOK
2 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 7 (3.61%) SAP
2 5 (2.58%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.55%) Oracle
4 2 (1.03%) Cognizant
4 2 (1.03%) Tableau
5 1 (0.52%) IBM
5 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Rate: £400.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
JM
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Connectus
Rate: £365 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cumbria
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £350 - £405 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Annapurna
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 24 days ago