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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Manager
Rank 336 359 341
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Change Manager 355 295 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.66% 0.54% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.57% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 188 200
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 £300 £354 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £650 £574
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £450 £430
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 £49.50 £38.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +27.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £49.50 -
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -

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
50931 51412 49753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.74% 94.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 33245 31720 30748
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1466 2048 2093
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £40.15 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 26 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 26 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 26 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 +24 319 £450 -5.26% 22
London +4 127 £500 -9.09% 5
South East +12 63 £400 -23.80% 5
North West -23 29 £425 -5.55% 1
West Midlands +2 24 £413 -8.33% 2
Berkshire +14 23 £343 -10.74% 3
Scotland -10 20 £230 -45.88%
Hampshire +1 19 £425 -26.08% 1
South West -10 18 £413 -10.81%
East Midlands +18 17 £525 +23.52% 1
City of London +32 14 £481 -16.30% 1
Yorkshire +5 14 £500 +11.11% 3
East of England +14 12 £425 +3.03% 3
Birmingham +4 12 £350 -29.95%
Wales - 11 £375 -
South Wales - 11 £375 -
Edinburgh -7 10 £425 -5.55%
Newport - 10 £375 -
Northamptonshire +7 9 £525 +23.52%
Winchester +2 8 £425 -32.00% 1
West Yorkshire -4 8 £475 +13.77% 2
Renfrewshire - 8 £220 -
Erskine - 8 £220 -
Reading +2 7 £343 -19.41% 2
Manchester -16 7 £425 -5.55%
Bracknell - 7 £310 - 1
Lancashire - 7 £400 -
Hertfordshire +14 6 £325 -39.53%
Nottinghamshire +1 6 £450 +5.88%
North East -42 6 £425 - 2

Change Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 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.

1 344 (45.38%) Change Management
2 185 (24.41%) Project Management
3 180 (23.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 152 (20.05%) Finance
5 107 (14.12%) Security Cleared
6 98 (12.93%) PRINCE2
7 87 (11.48%) SAP
8 86 (11.35%) ITIL
9 77 (10.16%) SC Cleared
10 74 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
11 69 (9.10%) Risk Management
12 63 (8.31%) Banking
13 57 (7.52%) ERP
14 56 (7.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 52 (6.86%) Retail
16 44 (5.80%) Degree
17 42 (5.54%) Business Transformation
17 42 (5.54%) Release Management
18 39 (5.15%) Target Operating Model
19 38 (5.01%) Programme Management
20 37 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
21 35 (4.62%) Oracle
22 32 (4.22%) Contingency Planning
23 31 (4.09%) Service Management
24 30 (3.96%) Configuration Management
24 30 (3.96%) Migration
25 29 (3.83%) Change Control
26 28 (3.69%) Office 365
27 27 (3.56%) ITIL Certification
28 24 (3.17%) ITIL V3

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 20 (2.64%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.40%) Confluence
2 3 (0.40%) Skype for Business
3 2 (0.26%) CMS
4 1 (0.13%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.13%) Apache
4 1 (0.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (2.64%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.37%) MS Office
3 17 (2.24%) MS Project
4 7 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.40%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.13%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (1.58%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (1.32%) Oracle ERP
3 9 (1.19%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.66%) SAP CO
4 5 (0.66%) SAP ERP
4 5 (0.66%) SAP FI
4 5 (0.66%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.26%) Maximo
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.26%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.26%) SAP HCM
5 2 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.13%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 1 (0.13%) Relativity
6 1 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.13%) Veritas eDiscovery
6 1 (0.13%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 28 (3.69%) Office 365
2 8 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.53%) SaaS
5 3 (0.40%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.13%) IBM Blueworks
6 1 (0.13%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.13%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.92%) Unified Communications
2 4 (0.53%) Intranet
2 4 (0.53%) LAN
2 4 (0.53%) Skype
3 3 (0.40%) Network Security
4 2 (0.26%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (0.26%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.26%) WAN
5 1 (0.13%) RTP
5 1 (0.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.40%) Big Data
2 2 (0.26%) EDRMS
2 2 (0.26%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (0.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.13%) MySQL
3 1 (0.13%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (1.58%) JIRA
2 7 (0.92%) FishEye
2 7 (0.92%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.13%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.13%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.13%) Subversion
General
1 152 (20.05%) Finance
2 63 (8.31%) Banking
3 52 (6.86%) Retail
4 23 (3.03%) Marketing
5 22 (2.90%) Telecoms
6 17 (2.24%) Legal
7 16 (2.11%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.72%) Law
9 12 (1.58%) Pharmaceutical
10 11 (1.45%) Investment Banking
11 9 (1.19%) Front Office
11 9 (1.19%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.53%) Advertising
12 4 (0.53%) Back Office
12 4 (0.53%) Billing
13 3 (0.40%) German Language
14 2 (0.26%) Electronics
14 2 (0.26%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.26%) Local Government
14 2 (0.26%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.24%) .NET
2 3 (0.40%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.13%) ADO
3 1 (0.13%) EDI
3 1 (0.13%) ELK Stack
3 1 (0.13%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.13%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (0.13%) SAPUI5
3 1 (0.13%) Velocity
3 1 (0.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (1.72%) Data Centre
3 9 (1.19%) NHS
3 9 (1.19%) Performance Metrics
4 8 (1.06%) Smart Meter
5 7 (0.92%) CMDB
5 7 (0.92%) Computer Science
5 7 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (0.92%) Management Information System
5 7 (0.92%) Social Network
6 6 (0.79%) FMCG
7 5 (0.66%) Fixed Income
7 5 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (0.53%) PMI
8 4 (0.53%) User Experience
9 3 (0.40%) Blog
9 3 (0.40%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.40%) Equities
9 3 (0.40%) Informatics
9 3 (0.40%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (0.53%) Windows
2 2 (0.26%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.13%) Linux
3 1 (0.13%) Unix
3 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 344 (45.38%) Change Management
2 185 (24.41%) Project Management
3 180 (23.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 98 (12.93%) PRINCE2
5 86 (11.35%) ITIL
6 74 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
7 69 (9.10%) Risk Management
8 57 (7.52%) ERP
9 56 (7.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 42 (5.54%) Business Transformation
10 42 (5.54%) Release Management
11 39 (5.15%) Target Operating Model
12 38 (5.01%) Programme Management
13 37 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
14 32 (4.22%) Contingency Planning
15 31 (4.09%) Service Management
16 30 (3.96%) Configuration Management
16 30 (3.96%) Migration
17 29 (3.83%) Change Control
18 24 (3.17%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 15 (1.98%) C
2 12 (1.58%) Java
3 2 (0.26%) C#
3 2 (0.26%) JavaScript
3 2 (0.26%) PHP
4 1 (0.13%) C++
4 1 (0.13%) Scala
4 1 (0.13%) VB
4 1 (0.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 107 (14.12%) Security Cleared
2 77 (10.16%) SC Cleared
3 44 (5.80%) Degree
4 27 (3.56%) ITIL Certification
5 21 (2.77%) DV Cleared
6 19 (2.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 13 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 9 (1.19%) PMI Certification
9 8 (1.06%) CTC Cleared
9 8 (1.06%) PMP
10 6 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (0.53%) BC Cleared
12 3 (0.40%) APMG
12 3 (0.40%) MBA
13 2 (0.26%) CIPD
13 2 (0.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (0.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 2 (0.26%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
14 1 (0.13%) CIMA
14 1 (0.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.58%) SLA
2 10 (1.32%) QA
3 8 (1.06%) COBIT
4 5 (0.66%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.26%) MiFID
6 2 (0.26%) P3O
7 1 (0.13%) AIFMD
7 1 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.13%) GMP
7 1 (0.13%) NEBOSH
7 1 (0.13%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.13%) SEPA
7 1 (0.13%) UCITS
7 1 (0.13%) Val IT
System Software
1 2 (0.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.13%) Firmware
2 1 (0.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (1.06%) Puppet
2 7 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.26%) Windows Intune
4 1 (0.13%) EnCase
4 1 (0.13%) FTK
4 1 (0.13%) MOM
4 1 (0.13%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 87 (11.48%) SAP
2 35 (4.62%) Oracle
3 22 (2.90%) Microsoft
4 9 (1.19%) HP
5 8 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (0.92%) AppDynamics
6 7 (0.92%) Atlassian
6 7 (0.92%) New Relic
6 7 (0.92%) Splunk
7 4 (0.53%) Remedy
8 2 (0.26%) Ariba
8 2 (0.26%) BMC
8 2 (0.26%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.13%) Cisco
9 1 (0.13%) Citrix
9 1 (0.13%) IBM
9 1 (0.13%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.13%) Perforce
9 1 (0.13%) Progress
9 1 (0.13%) Siebel
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