The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Change Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Consultant
Rank 628 611 558
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -53
Contract jobs requiring a Change Consultant 28 38 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.069% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.073% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 21 21
Median daily rate £425 £500 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +28.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £325 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £500 £325
% change year-on-year
-22.00% +53.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
51670 52282 49893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.71% 94.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 33730 32289 30871
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1487 2076 2100
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.33 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

Change Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Change Consultant in the job title.

Change Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Change Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

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

Change Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Change Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Change Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Change Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Change Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Change Consultant
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -19 27 £425 -15.00% 2
London -12 15 £463 -22.91% 2
North West 0 6 £355 -29.00%
Cumbria - 5 £355 -
South East -8 2 £580 +95.78%
City of London +32 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +9 1 - -
Milton Keynes +4 1 - -
Midlands -2 1 - -
West Midlands -7 1 £400 -
East of England - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -
Essex - 1 - -
Brentwood - 1 - -
Warwick - 1 £400 -
Northumberland - 1 - -
Kent - 1 £580 -
Warwickshire - 1 £400 -

Change Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, Change Consultant 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 Change Consultant in the job title.

1 28 (51.85%) Change Management
2 18 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (24.07%) SAP
4 12 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 11 (20.37%) SC Cleared
5 11 (20.37%) DV Cleared
5 11 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (18.52%) Finance
6 10 (18.52%) Business Transformation
6 10 (18.52%) Office 365
7 8 (14.81%) BC Cleared
7 8 (14.81%) BPSS Clearance
8 7 (12.96%) Communications Security
8 7 (12.96%) Project Management
9 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (9.26%) ERP
9 5 (9.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (7.41%) Unified Communications
10 4 (7.41%) Social Network
10 4 (7.41%) Business Analysis
10 4 (7.41%) Coaching
10 4 (7.41%) Target Operating Model
10 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
10 4 (7.41%) Banking
10 4 (7.41%) Retail
10 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
11 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
11 3 (5.56%) C
11 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
11 3 (5.56%) Wealth Management

Change Consultant Skill Set
Top Related 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 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS Office
2 2 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.52%) Office 365
2 2 (3.70%) Yammer
3 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) Unified Communications
2 2 (3.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) EDRMS
2 1 (1.85%) Big Data
2 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
General
1 10 (18.52%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Banking
2 4 (7.41%) Retail
2 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Law
4 1 (1.85%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.41%) Social Network
3 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.70%) Reinsurance
4 1 (1.85%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.85%) Fintech
4 1 (1.85%) FMCG
4 1 (1.85%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.85%) Psychology
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (51.85%) Change Management
2 18 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (18.52%) Business Transformation
4 7 (12.96%) Communications Security
4 7 (12.96%) Project Management
5 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.26%) ERP
5 5 (9.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (7.41%) Business Analysis
6 4 (7.41%) Coaching
6 4 (7.41%) Target Operating Model
7 3 (5.56%) Wealth Management
8 2 (3.70%) Business Development
8 2 (3.70%) ITIL
8 2 (3.70%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (3.70%) Process Management
8 2 (3.70%) Programme Management
8 2 (3.70%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 2 (3.70%) Validation
9 1 (1.85%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 11 (20.37%) DV Cleared
2 11 (20.37%) SC Cleared
3 8 (14.81%) BC Cleared
3 8 (14.81%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (3.70%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) Degree
5 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.85%) FATCA
1 1 (1.85%) MiFID
Vendors
1 13 (24.07%) SAP
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle