The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Change Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Manager
Rank 118 112 103
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Change Manager 21 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.73% 0.67% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.71% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 10
Median daily rate £475 £443 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.34% +19.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £400 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £500 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.25 £49.50 £28.49
% change year-on-year
-2.52% +73.77%
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
2718 2532 2201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.90% 94.23% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1538 1504 1132
Median daily rate £388 £363 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 164 157
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.10 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £36.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

Change Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Midlands region that featured Change Manager in the job title.

Change Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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 Change Manager across the West Midlands region.

Change Manager Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Change Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Manager across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Change Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Change Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Change Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Change Manager
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Birmingham +3 11 £488 -2.50%
Coventry - 2 £425 - 1
Warwickshire -3 1 - -
Solihull - 1 - -
Change Manager
England

Change Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Change Manager in the job title.

1 14 (36.84%) Change Management
2 11 (28.95%) Project Management
3 10 (26.32%) Finance
4 8 (21.05%) ITIL
5 7 (18.42%) PRINCE2
5 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (15.79%) SAP
7 5 (13.16%) Banking
7 5 (13.16%) ITIL V3
8 4 (10.53%) Performance Metrics
8 4 (10.53%) ITSM
8 4 (10.53%) Service Management
9 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
9 3 (7.89%) Programme Management
9 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
9 3 (7.89%) Supplier Management
9 3 (7.89%) Degree
9 3 (7.89%) Process Improvement
9 3 (7.89%) Test Strategy
10 2 (5.26%) Procure-to-pay
10 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (5.26%) Target Operating Model
10 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
10 2 (5.26%) Release Management
10 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (5.26%) SAP CO
10 2 (5.26%) ERP
10 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (5.26%) CRM

Change Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SAP CO
1 2 (5.26%) SAP FI
1 2 (5.26%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Change Management
2 11 (28.95%) Project Management
3 8 (21.05%) ITIL
4 7 (18.42%) PRINCE2
4 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (13.16%) ITIL V3
6 4 (10.53%) ITSM
6 4 (10.53%) Service Management
7 3 (7.89%) Process Improvement
7 3 (7.89%) Programme Management
7 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.89%) Supplier Management
7 3 (7.89%) Test Strategy
8 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.26%) CRM
8 2 (5.26%) ERP
8 2 (5.26%) Procure-to-pay
8 2 (5.26%) Release Management
8 2 (5.26%) Target Operating Model
8 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) C
2 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) APMP
3 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.63%) NEBOSH
2 1 (2.63%) PMBOK
2 1 (2.63%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) SAP
2 1 (2.63%) Kronos