The first table below looks at the demand for the Business Change Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Change Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 24 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 West Midlands 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Change Manager
Rank 108 89 102
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Business Change Manager 6 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.39% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.42% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Average daily rate £475 £523 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +24.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £485 £414
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £545 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £408 £430
% change year-on-year
+4.29% -5.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2149 1659 2110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 91.25% 92.79% 93.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1114 764 954
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £490 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 147 178
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.25 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% -7.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Business Change Manager
England

Business Change Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Business Change Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Business Change Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Business Change Manager Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Business Change Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Change Manager across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Business Change Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Business Change Manager
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Change Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 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
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Dudley - - - -
Solihull - - - -
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Business Change Manager
England

Business Change Manager
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Business 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 Business Change Manager in their job title.

1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity Management
3 2 (20.00%) QA
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) JD Edwards
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) SAP CRM
3 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle

Business Change Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Business 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 Business Change Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP CRM
2 1 (10.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) CRM
2 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
1 2 (20.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle