The first table below looks at the demand for the Change Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. 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 16 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 advertised for the Wales region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Manager
Rank 54 41 46
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Change Manager 12 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.62% 0.94% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 1.01% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 4
Average daily rate £350 £410 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £362 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £410 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.49 - -
Job Titles Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
681 397 475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 92.15% 93.63% 91.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 233 224
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 24 32
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £10.69 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £105.00 £28.30 £27.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Change Manager
UK

Change Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Change Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Change Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Change Manager Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Change Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Manager across the Wales region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Change Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Change Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Change Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Change Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region 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 12 (48.00%) Change Management
2 11 (44.00%) Finance
3 10 (40.00%) Project Management
4 8 (32.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (32.00%) PRINCE2
5 7 (28.00%) DSDM
6 6 (24.00%) Scrum
6 6 (24.00%) Project Planning
6 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (20.00%) Service Management
8 4 (16.00%) ERP
8 4 (16.00%) B2B
8 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
8 4 (16.00%) ITIL
8 4 (16.00%) Release Management
9 3 (12.00%) Change Control
9 3 (12.00%) SAP SRM
9 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
9 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
9 3 (12.00%) Logistics
9 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
9 3 (12.00%) ITSM
9 3 (12.00%) SAP
10 2 (8.00%) Agresso
10 2 (8.00%) PRINCE
10 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
10 2 (8.00%) Degree
10 2 (8.00%) ServiceNow
11 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing

Change Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) SAP SRM
2 2 (8.00%) Agresso
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) CMDB
2 1 (4.00%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Change Management
2 10 (40.00%) Project Management
3 8 (32.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (32.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (28.00%) DSDM
5 6 (24.00%) Scrum
5 6 (24.00%) Project Planning
5 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (20.00%) Service Management
7 4 (16.00%) ERP
7 4 (16.00%) B2B
7 4 (16.00%) ITIL
7 4 (16.00%) Release Management
8 3 (12.00%) Change Control
8 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
8 3 (12.00%) Logistics
8 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
8 3 (12.00%) ITSM
9 2 (8.00%) PRINCE
9 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) SAP
2 2 (8.00%) ServiceNow