The median contractor rate for a Business Change Project Manager was £460 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Project Manager - Business Change
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 530 526 515
Rank change year-on-year -4 -11  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Change Project Manager 75 122 110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.23% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.24% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 79 75
Median daily rate £460 £469 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.86% +10.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £398 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £424 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.83% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £49.50

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42875 51263 50687
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.79% 95.24% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27839 33245 30600
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1489 1590 2025
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Business Change Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Business Change Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Change Project Manager in the UK

Business Change Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Change Project Manager in the UK

Business Change Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Change Project Manager over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Change Project Manager in the UK

Business Change Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Change Project Manager in the UK

Business Change Project Manager
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Change Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +6 73 £460 -3.15% 11
London +24 27 £533 +6.50% 2
South East +23 17 £455 +4.00% 1
North West +25 8 £338 -18.18% 3
Yorkshire +10 6 £425 - 1
West Midlands +9 6 £450 +7.78%
Manchester +17 4 £394 -1.56%
West Yorkshire +10 4 £425 - 1
Milton Keynes -4 3 £460 +22.66%
Buckinghamshire -8 3 £460 +22.66%
Berkshire - 3 £470 - 1
South West - 3 £460 - 1
Cheshire +28 2 £375 -25.00% 3
Scotland +26 2 £400 -5.88% 1
Edinburgh +19 2 £400 -5.88% 1
Hampshire +14 2 £439 -7.63%
Sheffield +3 2 £450 -10.00%
South Yorkshire +2 2 £450 -10.00%
Surrey +1 2 £463 -11.90%
Warwickshire +1 2 £463 +2.77%
East of England -2 2 £313 -39.02% 2
Birmingham -3 2 £415 +1.21%
Nottinghamshire -4 2 £388 -29.54%
Nottingham -5 2 £388 -29.54%
Tyne and Wear -9 2 £525 +20.00%
Newcastle upon Tyne -9 2 £525 +20.00%
North East -10 2 £525 +20.00%
East Midlands -22 2 £388 -29.54% 1
Suffolk - 2 £313 -
Devon - 2 £460 -

Business Change Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Business Change Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Business Change Project Manager in the job title.

1 56 (53.33%) Project Management
2 43 (40.95%) PRINCE2
3 42 (40.00%) Finance
4 38 (36.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (19.05%) Change Management
6 9 (8.57%) Business Analysis
6 9 (8.57%) Banking
6 9 (8.57%) Business Transformation
7 7 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 7 (6.67%) Project Governance
7 7 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 7 (6.67%) PMI Certification
7 7 (6.67%) Marketing
8 6 (5.71%) Project Planning
8 6 (5.71%) Retail
9 5 (4.76%) Programme Management
9 5 (4.76%) Migration
9 5 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (4.76%) MS Office
9 5 (4.76%) PMP
9 5 (4.76%) Critical Path Analysis
9 5 (4.76%) APMP
9 5 (4.76%) Waterfall
10 4 (3.81%) Target Operating Model
10 4 (3.81%) Matrix Organization
10 4 (3.81%) Process Improvement
10 4 (3.81%) PMO
10 4 (3.81%) SC Cleared
10 4 (3.81%) Security Cleared

Business Change Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.95%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (4.76%) MS Office
2 4 (3.81%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.86%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.90%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.90%) Office 365
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.95%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.95%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.95%) GIS
1 1 (0.95%) Power BI
General
1 42 (40.00%) Finance
2 9 (8.57%) Banking
3 7 (6.67%) Marketing
4 6 (5.71%) Retail
5 4 (3.81%) French Language
5 4 (3.81%) Front Office
5 4 (3.81%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.90%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.95%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.95%) Law
7 1 (0.95%) Legal
7 1 (0.95%) Local Government
7 1 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.95%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.81%) PMI
2 2 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (1.90%) Reference Data
2 2 (1.90%) Smart Meter
3 1 (0.95%) Derivative
3 1 (0.95%) Driving Licence
3 1 (0.95%) Exotic Derivative
3 1 (0.95%) Fintech
3 1 (0.95%) FMCG
3 1 (0.95%) Life Science
3 1 (0.95%) NHS
3 1 (0.95%) Pricing Data
3 1 (0.95%) Reinsurance
3 1 (0.95%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.90%) Windows
1 2 (1.90%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.95%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (53.33%) Project Management
2 43 (40.95%) PRINCE2
3 38 (36.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (19.05%) Change Management
5 9 (8.57%) Business Analysis
5 9 (8.57%) Business Transformation
6 7 (6.67%) Project Governance
6 7 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 6 (5.71%) Project Planning
8 5 (4.76%) Critical Path Analysis
8 5 (4.76%) Migration
8 5 (4.76%) Programme Management
8 5 (4.76%) Waterfall
9 4 (3.81%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (3.81%) ERP
9 4 (3.81%) Matrix Organization
9 4 (3.81%) Process Improvement
9 4 (3.81%) Target Operating Model
10 3 (2.86%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 7 (6.67%) PMI Certification
2 5 (4.76%) APMP
2 5 (4.76%) PMP
2 5 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (3.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (3.81%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.81%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.86%) Degree
5 1 (0.95%) APMG
5 1 (0.95%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.81%) PMO
2 3 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.90%) MiFID
3 2 (1.90%) SLA
4 1 (0.95%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.95%) EMIR
4 1 (0.95%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.95%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.86%) SAP
3 2 (1.90%) Oracle
3 2 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.95%) MicroStrategy
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