The median contractor rate for a Change Manager was £493 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Change Manager
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 - 41
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Change Manager 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.11% - 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% - 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £493 - £513
90% offered a daily rate of more than £471 - £503
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 - £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year +9.09% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 344 305 352
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 95.82% 95.02% 95.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 207 247
Median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 19
Median hourly rate £14.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -67.77% +12.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Change Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire that featured Change Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Change Manager in Bedfordshire

Change Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Manager in Bedfordshire

Change Manager
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 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
Luton - 3 £520 -
Bedford - 1 £465 - 1
Change Manager
East of England

Change Manager Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Change Manager in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Change Management
2 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
2 4 (57.14%) Migration
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Business Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Information Security
4 2 (28.57%) Back Office
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Avaya
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (14.29%) Skype
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (14.29%) Degree

Change Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Skype
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Back Office
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Change Management
2 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
2 4 (57.14%) Migration
3 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Business Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) Information Security
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Avaya
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle