The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Change Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Manager
Rank 328 361 337
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Change Manager 367 312 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.66% 0.56% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.59% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 208 225
Median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £366 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 2
Median hourly rate £48.25 £49.50 £33.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.52% +47.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.85 £42.50 £29.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.65 £99.00 £37.76
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.25 £49.50 £28.49
% change year-on-year
-2.52% +73.77%

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
52698 52839 51404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.88% 94.71% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 34350 32058 31435
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 £240 £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 1506 2120 2116
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.46 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.22% -0.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

Change Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Change Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Change Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Change Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Change Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Change Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Change Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Change Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Change Manager
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Change Manager Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Change 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 Change Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 5 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 +21 335 £475 - 34
London +36 138 £500 -11.11% 11
South East -22 54 £433 -17.61% 5
North West -2 33 £425 - 4
South West -6 21 £413 -10.81% 1
West Midlands -6 21 £475 +7.34% 3
East Midlands +19 20 £525 +23.52%
Yorkshire -4 18 £463 +8.82% 3
Scotland -20 17 £285 -33.91%
East of England +19 16 £525 +7.69% 5
West Yorkshire +5 14 £450 +5.88% 3
Hampshire -21 13 £425 -26.08% 1
City of London +27 12 £513 -12.76% 2
Berkshire +10 12 £360 -4.00% 3
Northamptonshire +18 11 £525 +23.52%
Birmingham +3 11 £488 -2.50%
South Wales - 11 £375 -
Wales - 11 £375 -
Manchester -10 10 £450 +12.50% 4
Newport - 10 £375 -
Hertfordshire +13 9 £383 -19.47% 2
Edinburgh -7 9 £375 -16.66%
Lancashire - 8 £400 -
Winchester +5 7 £425 -27.65%
Nottinghamshire -4 7 £450 +2.85%
West Sussex -22 7 £485 +6.30%
Buckinghamshire +9 6 £375 +7.14%
Surrey -3 6 £525 +2.43% 1
North East -31 6 £425 +70.00% 1
Erskine - 6 £215 -

Change Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Change 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 Change Manager in the job title.

1 314 (44.48%) Change Management
2 182 (25.78%) Project Management
3 170 (24.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 142 (20.11%) Finance
5 99 (14.02%) PRINCE2
5 99 (14.02%) Security Cleared
6 79 (11.19%) SAP
7 71 (10.06%) ITIL
8 69 (9.77%) SC Cleared
9 65 (9.21%) Risk Management
10 62 (8.78%) Agile Software Development
11 60 (8.50%) Banking
12 54 (7.65%) ERP
13 51 (7.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 43 (6.09%) Business Transformation
15 42 (5.95%) Target Operating Model
16 41 (5.81%) Degree
16 41 (5.81%) Retail
17 38 (5.38%) Release Management
18 37 (5.24%) Programme Management
19 36 (5.10%) Oracle
20 31 (4.39%) Contingency Planning
21 30 (4.25%) Configuration Management
22 29 (4.11%) Continuous Improvement
23 25 (3.54%) Office 365
24 23 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
24 23 (3.26%) Service Management
24 23 (3.26%) Migration
24 23 (3.26%) Marketing
25 22 (3.12%) Business Analysis

Change Manager 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 13 (1.84%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.42%) Confluence
3 1 (0.14%) Apache
3 1 (0.14%) CMS
3 1 (0.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (2.69%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.27%) MS Office
2 16 (2.27%) MS Project
3 7 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.42%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.14%) Open Workbench
5 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (1.84%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (1.42%) Oracle ERP
3 8 (1.13%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.57%) SAP CO
4 4 (0.57%) SAP ERP
4 4 (0.57%) SAP FI
4 4 (0.57%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.28%) Maximo
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.14%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 1 (0.14%) Relativity
6 1 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.14%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.14%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.14%) Veritas eDiscovery
6 1 (0.14%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.54%) Office 365
2 7 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.85%) SuccessFactors
4 4 (0.57%) SaaS
5 1 (0.14%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.14%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.14%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.27%) Unified Communications
2 4 (0.57%) Intranet
2 4 (0.57%) LAN
3 3 (0.42%) Network Security
4 2 (0.28%) Skype
4 2 (0.28%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (0.28%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.28%) WAN
5 1 (0.14%) RTP
5 1 (0.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.42%) Big Data
2 2 (0.28%) EDRMS
3 1 (0.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.14%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (0.14%) MySQL
3 1 (0.14%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (1.70%) JIRA
2 7 (0.99%) FishEye
2 7 (0.99%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.28%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.14%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.14%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.14%) Subversion
General
1 142 (20.11%) Finance
2 60 (8.50%) Banking
3 41 (5.81%) Retail
4 23 (3.26%) Marketing
5 21 (2.97%) Telecoms
6 17 (2.41%) Legal
7 13 (1.84%) Manufacturing
8 12 (1.70%) Law
8 12 (1.70%) Pharmaceutical
9 11 (1.56%) Investment Banking
10 9 (1.27%) Front Office
11 8 (1.13%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.71%) Advertising
13 4 (0.57%) Billing
14 3 (0.42%) Back Office
14 3 (0.42%) German Language
14 3 (0.42%) Local Government
15 2 (0.28%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.28%) Publishing
16 1 (0.14%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.41%) .NET
2 6 (0.85%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.14%) EDI
3 1 (0.14%) ELK Stack
3 1 (0.14%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (0.14%) SAPUI5
3 1 (0.14%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 23 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (1.56%) NHS
3 10 (1.42%) Management Information System
4 9 (1.27%) Performance Metrics
4 9 (1.27%) Social Network
5 8 (1.13%) Data Centre
6 7 (0.99%) Computer Science
6 7 (0.99%) Smart Meter
7 6 (0.85%) FMCG
7 6 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (0.71%) CMDB
8 5 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (0.57%) Driving Licence
9 4 (0.57%) Fixed Income
9 4 (0.57%) PMI
9 4 (0.57%) User Experience
10 3 (0.42%) Biometrics
10 3 (0.42%) Blog
10 3 (0.42%) Equities
10 3 (0.42%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (0.57%) Windows
2 2 (0.28%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.14%) Linux
3 1 (0.14%) Unix
3 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 314 (44.48%) Change Management
2 182 (25.78%) Project Management
3 170 (24.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 99 (14.02%) PRINCE2
5 71 (10.06%) ITIL
6 65 (9.21%) Risk Management
7 62 (8.78%) Agile Software Development
8 54 (7.65%) ERP
9 51 (7.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 43 (6.09%) Business Transformation
11 42 (5.95%) Target Operating Model
12 38 (5.38%) Release Management
13 37 (5.24%) Programme Management
14 31 (4.39%) Contingency Planning
15 30 (4.25%) Configuration Management
16 29 (4.11%) Continuous Improvement
17 23 (3.26%) Migration
17 23 (3.26%) Service Management
18 22 (3.12%) Business Analysis
19 21 (2.97%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (1.70%) C
1 12 (1.70%) Java
2 2 (0.28%) C#
2 2 (0.28%) JavaScript
2 2 (0.28%) PHP
3 1 (0.14%) C++
3 1 (0.14%) VB
3 1 (0.14%) VB.NET
3 1 (0.14%) X++
Qualifications
1 99 (14.02%) Security Cleared
2 69 (9.77%) SC Cleared
3 41 (5.81%) Degree
4 21 (2.97%) DV Cleared
5 20 (2.83%) ITIL Certification
5 20 (2.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 11 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 8 (1.13%) CTC Cleared
7 8 (1.13%) PMI Certification
8 7 (0.99%) PMP
9 5 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (0.57%) BC Cleared
11 3 (0.42%) APMG
11 3 (0.42%) APMP
11 3 (0.42%) MBA
12 2 (0.28%) CIPD
12 2 (0.28%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 2 (0.28%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
13 1 (0.14%) CIMA
13 1 (0.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.42%) QA
2 9 (1.27%) SLA
3 7 (0.99%) COBIT
4 5 (0.71%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.42%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.28%) MiFID
6 2 (0.28%) P3O
7 1 (0.14%) AIFMD
7 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.14%) GMP
7 1 (0.14%) NEBOSH
7 1 (0.14%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.14%) SEPA
7 1 (0.14%) UCITS
7 1 (0.14%) Val IT
System Software
1 2 (0.28%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.14%) Firmware
2 1 (0.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (1.13%) Puppet
2 7 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.14%) EnCase
3 1 (0.14%) FTK
3 1 (0.14%) MOM
3 1 (0.14%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 79 (11.19%) SAP
2 36 (5.10%) Oracle
3 21 (2.97%) Microsoft
4 11 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (0.99%) AppDynamics
5 7 (0.99%) Atlassian
5 7 (0.99%) HP
5 7 (0.99%) New Relic
5 7 (0.99%) Splunk
6 4 (0.57%) Remedy
7 2 (0.28%) Ariba
7 2 (0.28%) BMC
7 2 (0.28%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.14%) Citrix
8 1 (0.14%) IBM
8 1 (0.14%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.14%) Perforce
8 1 (0.14%) Progress
8 1 (0.14%) Saba
8 1 (0.14%) Siebel
Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £850 - £1250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Pertemps Managed Services
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Broster Buchanan
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
CPS Group UK
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £550.00 - £630.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £450 - 475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £320 - £340 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £344 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
England
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £450 - £600 per day + PLUS EXPENSES
Posted: 14 days ago