The median contractor rate for a Change Manager was £481 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 27 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
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 152 177
Rank change year-on-year +7 +25  
Contract jobs requiring a Change Manager 19 11 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.58% 0.32% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.34% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 18
Median daily rate £481 £458 £506
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.19% -9.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £292 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £618 £650
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 £18.48
% change year-on-year +9.09% +197.61%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3152 3242 5437
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.40% 95.72% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2407 2629 4189
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 38 96
Median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.57% -3.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.50 £37.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Change Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Change Manager in the City of London

Change Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Manager in the City of London

Change Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Manager in the City of London over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Manager in the City of London

Change Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Manager in the City of London

Change Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 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 City of London region featuring Change Manager in the job title.

1 22 (70.97%) Change Management
2 10 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (29.03%) Finance
3 9 (29.03%) Security Cleared
4 7 (22.58%) Business Change Management
5 6 (19.35%) DV Cleared
6 5 (16.13%) Programme Delivery
6 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (12.90%) Risk Management
7 4 (12.90%) Legal
7 4 (12.90%) ITIL
7 4 (12.90%) ERP
7 4 (12.90%) Project Management
8 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
8 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
8 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
8 3 (9.68%) Banking
9 2 (6.45%) Contingency Planning
9 2 (6.45%) Target Operating Model
9 2 (6.45%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (6.45%) Release Management
9 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (6.45%) ITIL V3
9 2 (6.45%) CRM
9 2 (6.45%) PMP
9 2 (6.45%) PMI Certification
9 2 (6.45%) Advertising

Change Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (3.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (3.23%) CMS
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
1 1 (3.23%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Broadband
1 1 (3.23%) Intranet
1 1 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Legal
3 3 (9.68%) Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Advertising
4 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.23%) Back Office
5 1 (3.23%) General Ledger
5 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.23%) Law
5 1 (3.23%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.23%) Derivative
2 1 (3.23%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Change Management
2 10 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (22.58%) Business Change Management
4 5 (16.13%) Programme Delivery
5 4 (12.90%) ERP
5 4 (12.90%) ITIL
5 4 (12.90%) Project Management
5 4 (12.90%) Risk Management
5 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.45%) Contingency Planning
7 2 (6.45%) CRM
7 2 (6.45%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 2 (6.45%) ITIL V3
7 2 (6.45%) Release Management
7 2 (6.45%) Service Management
7 2 (6.45%) Target Operating Model
8 1 (3.23%) Analytics
8 1 (3.23%) Business Analytics
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Security Cleared
2 6 (19.35%) DV Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.45%) PMI Certification
4 2 (6.45%) PMP
4 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Adobe
2 1 (3.23%) HP
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (3.23%) Reuters
2 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow
2 1 (3.23%) Workday