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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Manager
Rank 352 371 386
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Change Manager 315 294 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.59% 0.52% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.55% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 189 170
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £440
% change year-on-year
- -3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £48.25 £91.74 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.40% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.25 £18.48 -
% change year-on-year
+161.09% -

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
50636 53208 51071
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.78% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 32918 33454 31276
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1521 2018 2067
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +19 283 £450 -3.22% 28
London -17 118 £500 -4.76% 12
South East +41 66 £400 -5.88% 7
Hampshire +25 24 £444 -6.57%
Berkshire +18 22 £353 -17.05% 3
West Midlands -7 21 £425 -12.82% 3
North West -11 20 £425 - 5
Yorkshire -2 15 £488 +8.33%
Scotland -25 15 £230 -38.66%
South West -1 12 £450 -10.00%
City of London +14 11 £450 +5.88% 6
East of England +4 11 £425 +13.33% 1
Manchester +1 11 £458 +6.39% 3
East Midlands -7 11 £563 +25.00%
Wales - 11 £375 -
South Wales - 11 £375 -
Newport - 10 £375 -
Birmingham +3 9 £420 -16.00% 1
Reading +3 9 £375 -11.76% 2
Edinburgh +5 8 £475 -
West Yorkshire -4 8 £475 +21.01%
Winchester - 8 £425 -
Bracknell - 7 £310 - 1
Cambridgeshire +16 6 £425 +21.42%
Northamptonshire -6 6 £600 +37.14%
Renfrewshire -33 6 £224 -40.26%
Erskine - 6 £224 -
South Yorkshire +3 5 £525 +5.00%
Nottinghamshire -2 5 £450 -
Gloucestershire -2 5 £550 -

Change Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 302 (42.78%) Change Management
2 183 (25.92%) Stakeholder Management
3 169 (23.94%) Project Management
4 146 (20.68%) Finance
5 107 (15.16%) PRINCE2
6 101 (14.31%) Security Cleared
7 75 (10.62%) ITIL
8 74 (10.48%) SAP
9 73 (10.34%) SC Cleared
10 72 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
11 59 (8.36%) ERP
12 58 (8.22%) Risk Management
13 56 (7.93%) Banking
14 51 (7.22%) Retail
14 51 (7.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 44 (6.23%) Business Transformation
16 41 (5.81%) Degree
17 40 (5.67%) Target Operating Model
18 34 (4.82%) Programme Management
18 34 (4.82%) Continuous Improvement
19 32 (4.53%) Service Management
20 30 (4.25%) Migration
21 29 (4.11%) Release Management
21 29 (4.11%) Oracle
22 28 (3.97%) ITIL Certification
22 28 (3.97%) Change Control
23 27 (3.82%) CRM
24 26 (3.68%) Configuration Management
24 26 (3.68%) Office 365
25 24 (3.40%) Contingency Planning

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 23 (3.26%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.57%) Skype for Business
3 3 (0.42%) Confluence
4 2 (0.28%) CMS
5 1 (0.14%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.14%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 21 (2.97%) MS Office
2 18 (2.55%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.55%) MS Project
3 11 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.57%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.14%) Open Workbench
5 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (1.42%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (1.13%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (1.13%) Oracle ERP
3 5 (0.71%) SAP CO
3 5 (0.71%) SAP FI
3 5 (0.71%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (0.57%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.28%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.28%) SAP HCM
5 2 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.14%) Maximo
6 1 (0.14%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 1 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.14%) Summit
6 1 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.14%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.14%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.68%) Office 365
2 4 (0.57%) SaaS
3 2 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.14%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.14%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.14%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.85%) Unified Communications
2 5 (0.71%) Skype
3 4 (0.57%) Intranet
3 4 (0.57%) LAN
4 3 (0.42%) Network Security
5 2 (0.28%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (0.28%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.28%) VoIP
5 2 (0.28%) WAN
6 1 (0.14%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.42%) Big Data
2 2 (0.28%) EDRMS
2 2 (0.28%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (0.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.14%) GIS
3 1 (0.14%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (0.71%) JIRA
2 2 (0.28%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.14%) FishEye
3 1 (0.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.14%) LoadRunner
General
1 146 (20.68%) Finance
2 56 (7.93%) Banking
3 51 (7.22%) Retail
4 23 (3.26%) Marketing
5 18 (2.55%) Legal
6 16 (2.27%) Telecoms
7 14 (1.98%) Manufacturing
8 11 (1.56%) Investment Banking
8 11 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (1.42%) Law
10 9 (1.27%) Retail Banking
11 7 (0.99%) Front Office
12 3 (0.42%) Advertising
12 3 (0.42%) Back Office
12 3 (0.42%) Billing
12 3 (0.42%) German Language
12 3 (0.42%) Publishing
13 2 (0.28%) Electronics
13 2 (0.28%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.14%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (1.70%) .NET
2 1 (0.14%) ADO
2 1 (0.14%) EDI
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.14%) SAP Basis
2 1 (0.14%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (0.14%) SAPUI5
2 1 (0.14%) Velocity
2 1 (0.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (2.55%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (1.98%) Data Centre
3 9 (1.27%) NHS
4 7 (0.99%) CMDB
4 7 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (0.99%) Performance Metrics
5 6 (0.85%) Computer Science
5 6 (0.85%) Smart Meter
5 6 (0.85%) Social Network
6 5 (0.71%) Fixed Income
6 5 (0.71%) FMCG
6 5 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (0.57%) Driving Licence
7 4 (0.57%) PMI
7 4 (0.57%) User Experience
8 3 (0.42%) Biometrics
8 3 (0.42%) Digital Media
8 3 (0.42%) Equities
8 3 (0.42%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.42%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (0.71%) Windows
2 2 (0.28%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.14%) Unix
3 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (42.78%) Change Management
2 183 (25.92%) Stakeholder Management
3 169 (23.94%) Project Management
4 107 (15.16%) PRINCE2
5 75 (10.62%) ITIL
6 72 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
7 59 (8.36%) ERP
8 58 (8.22%) Risk Management
9 51 (7.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 44 (6.23%) Business Transformation
11 40 (5.67%) Target Operating Model
12 34 (4.82%) Continuous Improvement
12 34 (4.82%) Programme Management
13 32 (4.53%) Service Management
14 30 (4.25%) Migration
15 29 (4.11%) Release Management
16 28 (3.97%) Change Control
17 27 (3.82%) CRM
18 26 (3.68%) Configuration Management
19 24 (3.40%) Contingency Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (2.12%) C
2 11 (1.56%) Java
3 2 (0.28%) JavaScript
3 2 (0.28%) PHP
4 1 (0.14%) C#
4 1 (0.14%) Scala
4 1 (0.14%) SQL
4 1 (0.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 101 (14.31%) Security Cleared
2 73 (10.34%) SC Cleared
3 41 (5.81%) Degree
4 28 (3.97%) ITIL Certification
5 22 (3.12%) DV Cleared
6 16 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 12 (1.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 9 (1.27%) CTC Cleared
9 8 (1.13%) PMI Certification
10 7 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
10 7 (0.99%) PMP
11 4 (0.57%) BC Cleared
11 4 (0.57%) MBA
11 4 (0.57%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 3 (0.42%) APMG
13 2 (0.28%) DBS Check
13 2 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (0.14%) CIMA
14 1 (0.14%) CIPD
14 1 (0.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.84%) SLA
2 8 (1.13%) QA
3 7 (0.99%) COBIT
3 7 (0.99%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.71%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.28%) MiFID
5 2 (0.28%) P3O
6 1 (0.14%) AIFMD
6 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.14%) GMP
6 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.14%) NEBOSH
6 1 (0.14%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.14%) SEPA
6 1 (0.14%) UCITS
System Software
1 2 (0.28%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.14%) Firmware
2 1 (0.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (0.71%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.14%) EnCase
2 1 (0.14%) FTK
2 1 (0.14%) MOM
2 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 74 (10.48%) SAP
2 29 (4.11%) Oracle
3 14 (1.98%) Microsoft
4 9 (1.27%) HP
5 4 (0.57%) Remedy
5 4 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.28%) Ariba
6 2 (0.28%) BMC
6 2 (0.28%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.14%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.14%) Cisco
7 1 (0.14%) Citrix
7 1 (0.14%) Google
7 1 (0.14%) Kronos
7 1 (0.14%) Omniture
7 1 (0.14%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.14%) Perforce
7 1 (0.14%) Planview
7 1 (0.14%) Siebel
7 1 (0.14%) Teradata
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