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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Consultant
Rank 612 609 589
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Change Consultant 35 31 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.056% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.059% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 19 23
Median daily rate £550 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £323 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £660 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £450 £338
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +33.33%
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
52745 52880 52258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.86% 94.75% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 34373 32080 31881
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1528 2113 2153
Median hourly rate £17.95 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.54% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

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 3 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 12 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 3 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 -16 34 £550 +10.00% 1
London -19 18 £594 -1.04% 1
North West +4 13 £355 -29.00%
Cumbria - 11 £355 -
City of London +31 1 - -
Manchester -5 1 - -
Midlands -6 1 - -
South East -8 1 £580 +11.53%
North East - 1 - -
Kent - 1 £580 -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Northumberland - 1 - -

Change Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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 27 (49.09%) Change Management
2 20 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 14 (25.45%) DV Cleared
4 14 (25.45%) SAP
5 11 (20.00%) Finance
5 11 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 9 (16.36%) Business Transformation
7 8 (14.55%) Office 365
7 8 (14.55%) BC Cleared
7 8 (14.55%) BPSS Clearance
7 8 (14.55%) Project Management
8 7 (12.73%) Communications Security
9 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (10.91%) Banking
9 6 (10.91%) Retail
10 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (9.09%) Target Operating Model
11 4 (7.27%) Coaching
11 4 (7.27%) Unified Communications
11 4 (7.27%) Social Network
11 4 (7.27%) Business Analysis
11 4 (7.27%) ERP
12 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
12 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
12 3 (5.45%) Programme Management
12 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
12 3 (5.45%) Wealth Management
12 3 (5.45%) Analytics

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 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.64%) MS Office
1 2 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.55%) Office 365
2 1 (1.82%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.82%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) Big Data
1 2 (3.64%) EDRMS
2 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
General
1 11 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Banking
2 6 (10.91%) Retail
3 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.64%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.82%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Law
5 1 (1.82%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.27%) Social Network
3 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.64%) Reinsurance
4 1 (1.82%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.82%) Fintech
4 1 (1.82%) FMCG
4 1 (1.82%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (49.09%) Change Management
2 20 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (16.36%) Business Transformation
4 8 (14.55%) Project Management
5 7 (12.73%) Communications Security
6 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (9.09%) Target Operating Model
8 4 (7.27%) Business Analysis
8 4 (7.27%) Coaching
8 4 (7.27%) ERP
9 3 (5.45%) Analytics
9 3 (5.45%) Programme Management
9 3 (5.45%) Wealth Management
10 2 (3.64%) BPMN
10 2 (3.64%) Business Development
10 2 (3.64%) Portfolio Management
10 2 (3.64%) Process Improvement
10 2 (3.64%) Scrum
10 2 (3.64%) Stakeholder Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.64%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 14 (25.45%) DV Cleared
3 11 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 8 (14.55%) BC Cleared
4 8 (14.55%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (3.64%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (3.64%) Degree
6 1 (1.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.82%) FATCA
1 1 (1.82%) MiFID
Vendors
1 14 (25.45%) SAP
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle