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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Manager
Rank 326 310 253
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -57
Contract jobs requiring a Change Manager 294 288 404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.54% 0.56% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.61% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 178 269
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £448 £401 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.73% -11.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £20.25 £56.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.15% +52.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £56.50 -
% change year-on-year
-64.15% -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50543 47172 53524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.54% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30720 27585 29825
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2000 2142 2717
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%

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 24 July 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
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 24 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -22 260 £473 +6.17% 49
London 0 123 £530 +6.00% 12
South East -19 48 £419 - 16
City of London +7 24 £525 +5.00% 2
North West -4 24 £448 +11.87% 2
Scotland -10 19 £420 -6.66% 6
West Midlands -6 16 £450 +2.85% 5
East Midlands +10 15 £500 +17.64% 3
Berkshire +2 13 £450 - 4
Yorkshire +4 12 £433 +4.21% 7
Manchester +2 12 £483 +20.62% 1
Hampshire -9 12 £419 +15.51% 3
West Yorkshire +4 11 £433 -7.97% 5
Buckinghamshire -2 11 £425 +37.09% 6
East of England -17 10 £473 +30.34% 1
South West -37 10 £428 +8.57% 3
Leeds +8 9 £440 -6.38% 4
Glasgow +5 9 £300 -45.45% 3
Cheshire +9 8 £425 +13.33% 1
Milton Keynes +3 8 £450 +45.16% 2
Northamptonshire +3 6 £475 -5.00% 2
Oxfordshire -5 6 £375 -11.76%
Derbyshire - 5 £550 -
Reading - 5 £450 - 1
Edinburgh -25 4 £425 -15.00% 1
Canary Wharf +26 3 - -
Oxford -1 3 £375 -42.30%
Birmingham -7 3 - - 1
Warwick - 3 £543 -
Essex - 3 £445 -

Change Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 295 (47.05%) Change Management
2 215 (34.29%) Finance
3 184 (29.35%) Project Management
4 145 (23.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 89 (14.19%) PRINCE2
6 80 (12.76%) ITIL
7 79 (12.60%) Banking
8 70 (11.16%) SAP
9 66 (10.53%) ERP
10 64 (10.21%) Business Transformation
11 47 (7.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 46 (7.34%) Oracle
13 41 (6.54%) Telecoms
14 39 (6.22%) Retail
15 36 (5.74%) Programme Management
16 35 (5.58%) Degree
17 33 (5.26%) Security Cleared
18 31 (4.94%) Release Management
19 30 (4.78%) Service Delivery
19 30 (4.78%) CRM
20 27 (4.31%) Risk Management
21 26 (4.15%) Migration
21 26 (4.15%) Microsoft
22 25 (3.99%) Business Analysis
22 25 (3.99%) Change Control
22 25 (3.99%) SC Cleared
23 24 (3.83%) Project Planning
23 24 (3.83%) Marketing
23 24 (3.83%) Service Management
24 23 (3.67%) Management Information System

Change Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 11 (1.75%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.64%) MS Exchange
3 3 (0.48%) CMS
3 3 (0.48%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle UPK
5 1 (0.16%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (3.51%) MS Project
2 16 (2.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 16 (2.55%) MS Excel
3 15 (2.39%) MS Office
4 8 (1.28%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.16%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 21 (3.35%) Oracle EBS R12
2 15 (2.39%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (1.59%) Oracle ERP
4 9 (1.44%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (0.80%) assyst
7 4 (0.64%) SAP HR
7 4 (0.64%) Agresso
7 4 (0.64%) Summit
8 3 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.48%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.48%) SAP CRM
8 3 (0.48%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.32%) SAP SRM
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 1 (0.16%) SAP BPC
10 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
10 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.16%) Cerner Millennium
10 1 (0.16%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.96%) RTP
2 4 (0.64%) Intranet
3 2 (0.32%) Internet
3 2 (0.32%) HTTP
3 2 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.16%) 4G
4 1 (0.16%) 3G
4 1 (0.16%) Firewall
4 1 (0.16%) 2G
4 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.16%) VPN
4 1 (0.16%) DECT
4 1 (0.16%) VoIP
4 1 (0.16%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.48%) EDRMS
1 3 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (0.32%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.16%) SQL Server
General
1 215 (34.29%) Finance
2 79 (12.60%) Banking
3 41 (6.54%) Telecoms
4 39 (6.22%) Retail
5 24 (3.83%) Marketing
6 20 (3.19%) Retail Banking
7 18 (2.87%) Investment Banking
8 13 (2.07%) Legal
9 10 (1.59%) Back Office
10 9 (1.44%) Manufacturing
10 9 (1.44%) Financial Institution
11 8 (1.28%) Advertising
12 7 (1.12%) Front Office
13 5 (0.80%) Law
13 5 (0.80%) Publishing
14 4 (0.64%) Electronics
15 3 (0.48%) Military
16 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.32%) French Language
16 2 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (0.64%) Middleware
2 1 (0.16%) SAP TM
2 1 (0.16%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 23 (3.67%) Management Information System
2 18 (2.87%) NHS
3 11 (1.75%) CMDB
4 10 (1.59%) PMI
5 6 (0.96%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (0.96%) Hedge funds
6 5 (0.80%) Derivative
7 4 (0.64%) DTV
7 4 (0.64%) Freedom of Information Act
7 4 (0.64%) Freedom of Information
7 4 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.48%) FMCG
8 3 (0.48%) Fixed Income
8 3 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.32%) Social Media
10 1 (0.16%) Open Source
10 1 (0.16%) Economics
10 1 (0.16%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.16%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.16%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (1.75%) Windows
2 6 (0.96%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.32%) Linux
3 2 (0.32%) UNIX
3 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (47.05%) Change Management
2 184 (29.35%) Project Management
3 145 (23.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 89 (14.19%) PRINCE2
5 80 (12.76%) ITIL
6 66 (10.53%) ERP
7 64 (10.21%) Business Transformation
8 47 (7.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 36 (5.74%) Programme Management
10 31 (4.94%) Release Management
11 30 (4.78%) Service Delivery
11 30 (4.78%) CRM
12 27 (4.31%) Risk Management
13 26 (4.15%) Migration
14 25 (3.99%) Business Analysis
14 25 (3.99%) Change Control
15 24 (3.83%) Project Planning
15 24 (3.83%) Service Management
16 21 (3.35%) ITSM
16 21 (3.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (2.23%) C
2 3 (0.48%) SQL
3 1 (0.16%) R
Qualifications
1 35 (5.58%) Degree
2 33 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 25 (3.99%) SC Cleared
4 20 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
5 16 (2.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 14 (2.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 11 (1.75%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.64%) PMP
9 3 (0.48%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 3 (0.48%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.32%) ISEB
10 2 (0.32%) APMP
11 1 (0.16%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.16%) CIPD
11 1 (0.16%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 1 (0.16%) HND
11 1 (0.16%) MCSE
11 1 (0.16%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.19%) QA
2 7 (1.12%) COBIT
3 5 (0.80%) ISO 14001
3 5 (0.80%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.16%) EMIR
4 1 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.16%) FATCA
4 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.16%) Basel III
4 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.16%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.16%) BMC Performance Manager
2 1 (0.16%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (0.16%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 70 (11.16%) SAP
2 46 (7.34%) Oracle
3 26 (4.15%) Microsoft
4 5 (0.80%) Cognos
4 5 (0.80%) BMC
5 4 (0.64%) Genesys
5 4 (0.64%) Remedy
5 4 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (0.48%) Business Objects
6 3 (0.48%) Lotus
6 3 (0.48%) Citrix
6 3 (0.48%) Cerner
6 3 (0.48%) CA
6 3 (0.48%) IBM
7 2 (0.32%) Hyperion
7 2 (0.32%) NetApp
7 2 (0.32%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.16%) T-Plan
8 1 (0.16%) Triple Point
8 1 (0.16%) Cramer
Buckinghamshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £260 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Montash
Posted: Yesterday
Bromley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £550 - £600 per week
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £650 - £675 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Scotland
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Scotland
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Ripe4
Rate: £50000-£52000
Posted: 7 days ago
Gatwick
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
South West England
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £150.00 - £190 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Northamptonshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £445.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago