The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Change Project 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 Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager - Business Change
Rank 511 496 515
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Business Change Project Manager 115 109 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.23% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 83 65
Average daily rate £475 £428 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £369 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 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
48768 48345 46356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.58% 94.48% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 31355 30091 27314
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1699 1902 2042
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.22 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.62% -1.60%
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 Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Business Change Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Change Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Business Change Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Business Change Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Change Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Business Change Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Business Change Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Business Change Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Business Change Project 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 Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 14 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 -7 107 £475 +8.57% 20
London +18 31 £500 -4.76% 5
Yorkshire -27 17 £425 - 3
East Midlands +3 16 £550 +37.50% 2
West Yorkshire -24 14 £425 - 3
Nottinghamshire +3 13 £550 +37.50% 2
South East +1 12 £488 +8.33% 4
Nottingham -6 12 £550 +22.22% 2
North West -11 11 £413 +11.86% 6
Uxbridge - 9 - -
City of London +51 8 £475 -6.86% 2
Manchester -19 8 £405 +15.71% 6
Leeds -21 8 £394 -3.96%
Midlands - 6 £563 -
Buckinghamshire +16 5 £375 -55.88% 2
Milton Keynes +8 5 £375 -55.88% 1
West Midlands -18 5 £513 +7.89%
South West 0 4 £410 +3.01%
Bradford -2 4 £425 - 2
Scotland -8 4 £500 +25.62% 1
Edinburgh -12 4 £500 +25.00% 1
South Yorkshire -14 3 £500 +17.64%
Sheffield -15 3 £500 +17.64%
East of England - 3 £419 -
Hampshire +11 2 £500 +8.10%
Bristol +3 2 £468 +18.05%
Birmingham -5 2 £500 +11.11%
Surrey -5 2 £525 - 2
North East -22 2 £500 -
Wales - 2 £331 -

Business Change Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Business Change Project 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 Project Manager in their job title.

1 83 (48.26%) Project Management
2 65 (37.79%) Finance
3 61 (35.47%) PRINCE2
4 60 (34.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (13.37%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (9.88%) Banking
7 12 (6.98%) Retail
8 11 (6.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 10 (5.81%) MS Project
9 10 (5.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 10 (5.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 10 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (5.23%) Marketing
10 9 (5.23%) Project Planning
10 9 (5.23%) Change Management
11 8 (4.65%) Risk Management
11 8 (4.65%) Waterfall
11 8 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (4.07%) Change Control
13 6 (3.49%) People Management
13 6 (3.49%) Legal
13 6 (3.49%) Migration
13 6 (3.49%) MS Excel
14 5 (2.91%) Degree
14 5 (2.91%) APMP
14 5 (2.91%) Matrix Management
14 5 (2.91%) Business Transformation
14 5 (2.91%) Performance Metrics
15 4 (2.33%) Analytics
15 4 (2.33%) Target Operating Model

Business Change Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Business Change Project 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 Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 10 (5.81%) MS Project
2 6 (3.49%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.16%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.74%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
General
1 65 (37.79%) Finance
2 17 (9.88%) Banking
3 12 (6.98%) Retail
4 9 (5.23%) Marketing
5 6 (3.49%) Legal
6 4 (2.33%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.74%) Advertising
7 3 (1.74%) Billing
8 1 (0.58%) Front Office
8 1 (0.58%) Law
8 1 (0.58%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.58%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.91%) Performance Metrics
3 4 (2.33%) Smart Meter
4 3 (1.74%) Social Network
5 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.58%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.58%) Economics
6 1 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.58%) Replication
6 1 (0.58%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (48.26%) Project Management
2 61 (35.47%) PRINCE2
3 60 (34.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (13.37%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (5.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 9 (5.23%) Change Management
6 9 (5.23%) Project Planning
7 8 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (4.65%) Risk Management
7 8 (4.65%) Waterfall
8 7 (4.07%) Change Control
9 6 (3.49%) Migration
9 6 (3.49%) People Management
10 5 (2.91%) Business Transformation
10 5 (2.91%) Matrix Management
11 4 (2.33%) Analytics
11 4 (2.33%) Supplier Management
11 4 (2.33%) Target Operating Model
11 4 (2.33%) Workflow
12 3 (1.74%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.58%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (6.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 10 (5.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (2.91%) APMP
3 5 (2.91%) Degree
4 4 (2.33%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.33%) PMP
5 2 (1.16%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 1 (0.58%) ACCA
6 1 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.58%) MAPM
6 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.58%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.16%) FATCA
2 1 (0.58%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.58%) P3O
Vendors
1 2 (1.16%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.58%) SAP
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