The median contractor rate for a Change Manager was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham 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
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 58 64
Rank change year-on-year +4 +6  
Contract jobs requiring a Change Manager 1 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.16% 1.22% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 1.29% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
Median daily rate - £288 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -42.45%  
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 Birmingham. 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
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 584 774 744
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 94.96% 94.51% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 547 495
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £225 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 34
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.22 £10.95 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £29.40
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 Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Change Manager in Birmingham

Change Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Manager in Birmingham

Change Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Manager in Birmingham

Change Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

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 Birmingham region featuring Change Manager in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (33.33%) PMP
3 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
4 1 (16.67%) Quantitative Research
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) Qualitative Research

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

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
2 1 (16.67%) Economics
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Qualitative Research
2 1 (16.67%) Quantitative Research
2 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
2 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 2 (33.33%) PMP
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) HP