The first table below looks at the demand for the Change 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 Change Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Manager
Rank 301 338 281
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -57
Contract jobs requiring a Change Manager 341 227 368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.61% 0.47% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.51% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 141 210
Average daily rate £450 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £348 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £459 £425
% change year-on-year
-7.35% +7.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.64 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.49 - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51854 44815 56131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.21% 92.45% 92.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 31590 25634 30843
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
Number of hourly rates quoted 2065 2206 2587
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Change Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 23 April 2014.

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
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 Change Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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 +22 293 £455 -4.71% 29
London -1 120 £500 - 11
South East +18 73 £475 -1.04% 5
Scotland +10 28 £425 -5.55% 5
City of London -14 27 £475 - 1
Berkshire +13 23 £475 +14.45% 2
East Midlands +4 23 £550 +29.41% 1
North West -14 22 £389 -35.20% 2
Northamptonshire +6 18 £550 +2.32% 1
South West -3 17 £425 -8.10% 3
West Midlands -15 15 £370 -25.81% 1
Hampshire +7 14 £488 +25.00%
Reading +5 13 £500 +37.83%
Buckinghamshire -12 12 £415 -7.77% 2
Manchester -1 11 £400 -17.94% 1
Milton Keynes -9 11 £420 -16.00% 1
Edinburgh -23 10 £375 -14.28%
East of England -27 10 £413 - 1
Oxfordshire - 9 £354 -
Surrey -14 7 £513 -3.30%
Cheshire -6 6 £428 -41.03%
Canary Wharf - 6 £388 -
West Yorkshire -19 5 £332 -22.00% 3
Yorkshire -29 5 £332 -22.00% 3
Worcestershire - 5 £325 -
Birmingham - 5 £430 -
West Sussex 0 4 £550 - 1
Hertfordshire - 4 £413 -
Kent +11 3 £360 -10.00%
Swindon -10 3 £450 -1.90%

Change Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Change 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 Change Manager in their job title.

1 309 (47.83%) Change Management
2 214 (33.13%) Project Management
3 208 (32.20%) Finance
4 151 (23.37%) Stakeholder Management
5 87 (13.47%) PRINCE2
6 81 (12.54%) Banking
7 78 (12.07%) ERP
8 73 (11.30%) SAP
9 70 (10.84%) ITIL
10 60 (9.29%) Business Transformation
11 50 (7.74%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 50 (7.74%) Oracle
12 49 (7.59%) Telecoms
13 46 (7.12%) Retail
14 41 (6.35%) Change Control
15 38 (5.88%) Security Cleared
16 32 (4.95%) Project Planning
16 32 (4.95%) Degree
17 30 (4.64%) MS Project
17 30 (4.64%) CRM
18 29 (4.49%) Service Management
18 29 (4.49%) Configuration Management
19 26 (4.02%) Risk Management
19 26 (4.02%) Service Delivery
19 26 (4.02%) Programme Management
20 25 (3.87%) Marketing
20 25 (3.87%) Microsoft
21 24 (3.72%) SC Cleared
22 22 (3.41%) MS Excel
23 21 (3.25%) Migration

Change Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Change 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 Change Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (1.24%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.46%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (0.31%) Drupal
3 2 (0.31%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 30 (4.64%) MS Project
2 22 (3.41%) MS Excel
3 16 (2.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (2.32%) MS Visio
5 12 (1.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (2.32%) Oracle EBS R12
2 12 (1.86%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.77%) SAP SRM
4 5 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.77%) SAP HR
4 5 (0.77%) SAP CRM
5 4 (0.62%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (0.62%) Maximo
5 4 (0.62%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.46%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.46%) SAP Payroll
7 2 (0.31%) Agresso
7 2 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.31%) Temenos T24
7 2 (0.31%) FLEXCUBE
7 2 (0.31%) Summit
7 2 (0.31%) Finacle
7 2 (0.31%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.31%) SaaS
2 1 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.93%) RTP
1 6 (0.93%) Intranet
1 6 (0.93%) Internet
2 2 (0.31%) VoIP
2 2 (0.31%) NFC
3 1 (0.15%) 4G
3 1 (0.15%) NGN
3 1 (0.15%) DMZ
3 1 (0.15%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.15%) VPN
3 1 (0.15%) DECT
3 1 (0.15%) 3G
3 1 (0.15%) Firewall
3 1 (0.15%) 2G
3 1 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (1.55%) Oracle Reports
2 8 (1.24%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.15%) DataStage
General
1 208 (32.20%) Finance
2 81 (12.54%) Banking
3 49 (7.59%) Telecoms
4 46 (7.12%) Retail
5 25 (3.87%) Marketing
6 21 (3.25%) Retail Banking
7 15 (2.32%) Legal
8 14 (2.17%) Investment Banking
9 9 (1.39%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.93%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.77%) Local Government
12 4 (0.62%) Publishing
12 4 (0.62%) Front Office
12 4 (0.62%) Back Office
13 3 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
13 3 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.46%) Advertising
14 2 (0.31%) Electronics
14 2 (0.31%) International Banking
15 1 (0.15%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.31%) Middleware
2 1 (0.15%) SAP Basis
2 1 (0.15%) HTML
2 1 (0.15%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (2.48%) Management Information System
2 13 (2.01%) NHS
3 7 (1.08%) CMDB
3 7 (1.08%) PMI
4 6 (0.93%) FMCG
5 5 (0.77%) Online Banking
6 4 (0.62%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.31%) DTV
7 2 (0.31%) Derivative
7 2 (0.31%) Freedom of Information Act
7 2 (0.31%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.15%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.15%) Open Source
8 1 (0.15%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.15%) Economics
8 1 (0.15%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.15%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.15%) Statistics
8 1 (0.15%) EPoS
8 1 (0.15%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 8 (1.24%) Windows
2 5 (0.77%) Windows 7
3 3 (0.46%) Linux
3 3 (0.46%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (47.83%) Change Management
2 214 (33.13%) Project Management
3 151 (23.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 87 (13.47%) PRINCE2
5 78 (12.07%) ERP
6 70 (10.84%) ITIL
7 60 (9.29%) Business Transformation
8 50 (7.74%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 41 (6.35%) Change Control
10 32 (4.95%) Project Planning
11 30 (4.64%) CRM
12 29 (4.49%) Service Management
12 29 (4.49%) Configuration Management
13 26 (4.02%) Risk Management
13 26 (4.02%) Service Delivery
13 26 (4.02%) Programme Management
14 21 (3.25%) Migration
15 18 (2.79%) PRINCE
16 17 (2.63%) Business Analysis
17 15 (2.32%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (1.24%) C
2 4 (0.62%) R
3 3 (0.46%) ActionScript 2.0
3 3 (0.46%) ActionScript
4 2 (0.31%) SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 32 (4.95%) Degree
3 24 (3.72%) SC Cleared
4 17 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 12 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (1.86%) PMI Certification
6 11 (1.70%) DV Cleared
7 10 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 6 (0.93%) PMP
9 5 (0.77%) CIPD
10 3 (0.46%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
11 2 (0.31%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 1 (0.15%) APMG
12 1 (0.15%) APMP
12 1 (0.15%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.86%) QA
2 7 (1.08%) FATCA
3 5 (0.77%) SLA
4 4 (0.62%) P3O
5 2 (0.31%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.31%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.31%) COBIT
6 1 (0.15%) EMIR
6 1 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.15%) Basel III
6 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.31%) Puppet
2 1 (0.15%) BMC Performance Manager
2 1 (0.15%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (0.15%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 73 (11.30%) SAP
2 50 (7.74%) Oracle
3 25 (3.87%) Microsoft
4 10 (1.55%) Cognos
5 8 (1.24%) Business Objects
5 8 (1.24%) Hyperion
6 5 (0.77%) JD Edwards
6 5 (0.77%) BMC
7 4 (0.62%) Remedy
7 4 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.46%) Lotus
8 3 (0.46%) Cerner
8 3 (0.46%) HP
8 3 (0.46%) CA
8 3 (0.46%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (0.31%) IBM
9 2 (0.31%) Yardi
9 2 (0.31%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.15%) Triple Point
10 1 (0.15%) PolarLake
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