The first table below looks at the demand for the Change Consultant role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Consultant
Rank 541 522 571
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +49
Contract jobs requiring a Change Consultant 46 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.046% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.050% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 11 6
Average daily rate £410 £413 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% -19.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £282 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £425 £513
% change year-on-year
-17.64% -17.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £47.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £57.00 -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51949 44129 56219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.27% 92.47% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31578 25274 30920
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2083 2186 2628
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -8.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%

Change Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 18 April 2014.

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 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -66 42 £425 - 4
London -9 23 £500 +47.05% 1
South East -7 11 £315 -33.63% 2
North West -13 4 - - 1
Berkshire -7 3 £325 -40.90%
Surrey -7 3 - -
City of London -14 2 £460 -3.15%
West Midlands - 2 - -
East Midlands -9 1 £425 -8.10%
Northamptonshire - 1 £425 -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - - 1
Chester - - - - 1
Leeds - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Warwick - - - -

Change Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Change Consultant 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 Change Consultant in their job title.

1 29 (37.18%) Change Management
2 19 (24.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (24.36%) Security Cleared
3 12 (15.38%) Business Transformation
3 12 (15.38%) SAP
4 11 (14.10%) Project Management
5 10 (12.82%) SC Cleared
5 10 (12.82%) Finance
6 9 (11.54%) DV Cleared
7 7 (8.97%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (7.69%) CRM
8 6 (7.69%) MS Visio
9 5 (6.41%) Windows
9 5 (6.41%) ITIL
9 5 (6.41%) Oracle
9 5 (6.41%) NHS
9 5 (6.41%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (6.41%) Banking
10 4 (5.13%) Social Media
10 4 (5.13%) Problem Management
10 4 (5.13%) Manufacturing
10 4 (5.13%) Management Information System
10 4 (5.13%) Configuration Management
10 4 (5.13%) MS Project
10 4 (5.13%) C
10 4 (5.13%) PRINCE2
11 3 (3.85%) UNIX
11 3 (3.85%) C++
11 3 (3.85%) BMC
11 3 (3.85%) Cerner

Change Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Change Consultant 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 Change Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 4 (5.13%) MS Project
3 2 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.56%) MS Office
3 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Cerner Millennium
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.28%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.28%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) Firewall
1 2 (2.56%) Wireless
1 2 (2.56%) VoIP
1 2 (2.56%) WAN
1 2 (2.56%) Ethernet
1 2 (2.56%) PPP
2 1 (1.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.28%) Data Mining
1 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) AppScan
General
1 10 (12.82%) Finance
2 5 (6.41%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (6.41%) Banking
3 4 (5.13%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.85%) Retail
5 1 (1.28%) Back Office
5 1 (1.28%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Marketing
5 1 (1.28%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.28%) French Language
5 1 (1.28%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.41%) NHS
2 4 (5.13%) Social Media
2 4 (5.13%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.56%) CMDB
3 2 (2.56%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.28%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.28%) FMCG
4 1 (1.28%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.41%) Windows
2 3 (3.85%) UNIX
3 2 (2.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (37.18%) Change Management
2 19 (24.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (15.38%) Business Transformation
4 11 (14.10%) Project Management
5 7 (8.97%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (7.69%) CRM
7 5 (6.41%) ITIL
8 4 (5.13%) Problem Management
8 4 (5.13%) Configuration Management
8 4 (5.13%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.85%) Service Management
9 3 (3.85%) Transition Management
9 3 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.85%) Change Control
9 3 (3.85%) Content Management
9 3 (3.85%) Project Planning
10 2 (2.56%) Strategic Planning
10 2 (2.56%) ITIL V3
10 2 (2.56%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (2.56%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.13%) C
2 3 (3.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (24.36%) Security Cleared
2 10 (12.82%) SC Cleared
3 9 (11.54%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.56%) CCNA
4 2 (2.56%) CCDA
5 1 (1.28%) CCA
5 1 (1.28%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (1.28%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (1.28%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) BMC PATROL
1 3 (3.85%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 12 (15.38%) SAP
2 5 (6.41%) Oracle
3 3 (3.85%) BMC
3 3 (3.85%) Cerner
4 2 (2.56%) Blue Coat
4 2 (2.56%) F5
4 2 (2.56%) SonicWALL
4 2 (2.56%) Juniper
4 2 (2.56%) Nokia
4 2 (2.56%) McAfee
4 2 (2.56%) CA
4 2 (2.56%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.56%) Cisco
4 2 (2.56%) Nortel
5 1 (1.28%) Manugistics
5 1 (1.28%) Minitab
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Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
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Rate: £300 - £341 per day
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Rate: £280 - £340 per day
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