The table below looks at the statistics 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Change Manager
Rank 117 102 102
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Contract jobs requiring a Business Change Manager 8 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.31% 0.41% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.45% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 7
Average daily rate £525 £481 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +20.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £418 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £548 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £49.50 -
Business Change Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2451 2017 1954
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.45% 92.48% 92.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1376 1123 1011
Average daily rate £380 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 178 138
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.33 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £30.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham -1 5 £550 +29.41%
Coventry -7 1 £400 -
Business Change Manager
England

Business Change Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (45.45%) PRINCE2
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
4 2 (18.18%) Banking
4 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
4 2 (18.18%) ERP
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (18.18%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (9.09%) JD Edwards
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (9.09%) SAP
5 1 (9.09%) Kronos
5 1 (9.09%) Information Management
5 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
5 1 (9.09%) Coaching
5 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (9.09%) QA
5 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2
2 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) ERP
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
4 1 (9.09%) Coaching
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Information Management
4 1 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 1 (9.09%) Project Governance
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) JD Edwards
1 1 (9.09%) Kronos
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (9.09%) SAP