Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Change Consultant was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 November 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 Consultant
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 777 829 833
Rank change year-on-year +52 +4 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Change Consultant 54 44 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.058% 0.045% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.047% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 25 21
England median daily rate £425 £485 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.37% +4.30% -7.00%
10th Percentile £363 £373 £325
90th Percentile £552 £634 £675
UK median daily rate £464 £493 £458
% change year-on-year -5.84% +7.65% -8.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 88968 93021 99725
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 94.77% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 59275 61281 64512
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2638 3004 3828
England median hourly rate £18.66 £18.50 £17.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.84% +3.41% +8.42%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.75 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Change Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Change Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Change Consultant in England

Change Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Consultant in England

Change Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Consultant in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Consultant in England

Change Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Consultant in England

Change Consultant
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Consultant within the England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -2 27 £425 -15.00%
South East +15 12 £393 -31.74%
South West +12 6 £465 -15.45% 1
Midlands +26 4 £425 -10.53%
North of England +67 3 £433 -
West Midlands +37 3 - -
East of England - 3 £463 -
North West - 2 £375 -
East Midlands +5 1 £425 -10.53%
North East - 1 £490 -
Change Consultant
UK

Change Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Change Consultant 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 England region featuring Change Consultant in the job title.

1 18 (33.33%) Change Management
2 11 (20.37%) SAP
3 10 (18.52%) ERP
4 8 (14.81%) Finance
4 8 (14.81%) Migration
5 6 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (9.26%) Project Management
7 4 (7.41%) CRM
7 4 (7.41%) Oracle
7 4 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (7.41%) Business Process Analysis
7 4 (7.41%) Business Change Management
8 3 (5.56%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (5.56%) Target Operating Model
8 3 (5.56%) SuccessFactors
8 3 (5.56%) Office 365
8 3 (5.56%) Business Transformation
8 3 (5.56%) Information Management
8 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
8 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (5.56%) Logistics
8 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.56%) Six Sigma
9 2 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
9 2 (3.70%) Banking
9 2 (3.70%) Billing
9 2 (3.70%) Service Management
9 2 (3.70%) ITSM

Change Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.85%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Sage X3
1 1 (1.85%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.85%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.85%) SAP EWM
1 1 (1.85%) SAP HR
1 1 (1.85%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Office 365
1 3 (5.56%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) Intranet
1 1 (1.85%) Kerberos
1 1 (1.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) Data Mining
General
1 8 (14.81%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Back Office
2 2 (3.70%) Banking
2 2 (3.70%) Billing
2 2 (3.70%) Marketing
2 2 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.85%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.85%) FMCG
2 1 (1.85%) Graphic Design
2 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.85%) Social Media
2 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) Solaris
1 1 (1.85%) Windows
1 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
1 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.33%) Change Management
2 10 (18.52%) ERP
3 8 (14.81%) Migration
4 6 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (9.26%) Project Management
6 4 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.41%) Business Change Management
6 4 (7.41%) Business Process Analysis
6 4 (7.41%) CRM
7 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.56%) Business Transformation
7 3 (5.56%) Information Management
7 3 (5.56%) Logistics
7 3 (5.56%) Six Sigma
7 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (5.56%) Target Operating Model
8 2 (3.70%) Analytics
8 2 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.70%) Data Protection
8 2 (3.70%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.85%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.70%) CIPD
2 2 (3.70%) MCIPD
2 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.85%) PMP
3 1 (1.85%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.85%) GDPR
2 1 (1.85%) MiFID
2 1 (1.85%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (1.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) SAP
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle
3 2 (3.70%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.85%) Adobe
4 1 (1.85%) Concur
4 1 (1.85%) IBM
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.85%) Sage
4 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com