The median contractor rate for a Change Manager was £456 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 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
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 368 357 379
Rank change year-on-year -11 +22  
Contract jobs requiring a Change Manager 220 281 258
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.51% 0.57% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.60% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 202 168
Median daily rate £456 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.38% -5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £310 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £620 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £60.00 - £91.74
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £48.25 £18.48
% change year-on-year +24.35% +161.09%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40967 46994 47631
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.77% 95.03% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 26673 31019 30520
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1259 1391 1823
Median hourly rate £18.18 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.88% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.28 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Change Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Change Manager in England

Change Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Manager in England

Change Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Manager in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Manager in England

Change Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Manager in England

Change Manager
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 Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 28 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
London -1 97 £475 -5.00% 5
South East +3 44 £500 +25.00% 1
East of England +4 16 £450 +9.09% 4
South West 0 16 £425 +9.67%
West Midlands +16 13 £406 -4.41% 3
East Midlands -7 13 £475 -15.55% 1
North West +10 7 £413 -2.94% 2
Yorkshire +8 5 £450 -7.69% 3
North East +72 2 - -
Midlands +10 1 - - 4
Change Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 England region featuring Change Manager in the job title.

1 239 (51.96%) Change Management
2 128 (27.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 121 (26.30%) Finance
4 101 (21.96%) Project Management
5 51 (11.09%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (10.65%) SAP
7 48 (10.43%) PRINCE2
8 45 (9.78%) Business Transformation
9 41 (8.91%) Security Cleared
10 39 (8.48%) ITIL
11 35 (7.61%) ERP
12 33 (7.17%) Banking
13 31 (6.74%) Microsoft
14 29 (6.30%) Business Change Management
15 27 (5.87%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 26 (5.65%) Retail
17 25 (5.43%) SC Cleared
17 25 (5.43%) Migration
17 25 (5.43%) Risk Management
18 23 (5.00%) Office 365
18 23 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
19 21 (4.57%) Project Planning
19 21 (4.57%) Coaching
19 21 (4.57%) Target Operating Model
20 20 (4.35%) Programme Delivery
20 20 (4.35%) Marketing
21 19 (4.13%) Degree
21 19 (4.13%) Telecoms
21 19 (4.13%) Service Management
21 19 (4.13%) PMO

Change Manager 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 8 (1.74%) CMS
2 7 (1.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.22%) Confluence
3 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (3.91%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (2.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (1.96%) Microsoft Project
4 8 (1.74%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.22%) Camtasia
6 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.65%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.22%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.22%) Infor SunSystems
4 1 (0.22%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.22%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.22%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.00%) Office 365
2 4 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.65%) G Suite
4 2 (0.43%) GitHub
4 2 (0.43%) SaaS
4 2 (0.43%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.43%) Trello
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.22%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.65%) Intranet
1 3 (0.65%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (0.43%) BGP
2 2 (0.43%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (0.43%) DNS
2 2 (0.43%) EIGRP
2 2 (0.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (0.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (0.43%) IGRP
2 2 (0.43%) LAN
2 2 (0.43%) NetScreen
2 2 (0.43%) OSPF
2 2 (0.43%) Skype
2 2 (0.43%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.43%) WAN
3 1 (0.22%) Broadband
3 1 (0.22%) Internet
3 1 (0.22%) SAN
3 1 (0.22%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.22%) Big Data
1 1 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (0.22%) Hadoop
1 1 (0.22%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.22%) JIRA
General
1 121 (26.30%) Finance
2 33 (7.17%) Banking
3 26 (5.65%) Retail
4 20 (4.35%) Marketing
5 19 (4.13%) Telecoms
6 16 (3.48%) Legal
7 15 (3.26%) Manufacturing
8 11 (2.39%) Back Office
9 8 (1.74%) French Language
9 8 (1.74%) Investment Banking
10 7 (1.52%) Advertising
10 7 (1.52%) Private Banking
11 6 (1.30%) Electronics
12 5 (1.09%) Publishing
13 4 (0.87%) Automotive
14 3 (0.65%) Front Office
14 3 (0.65%) Law
14 3 (0.65%) Welsh Language
15 2 (0.43%) Local Government
15 2 (0.43%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.65%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.22%) .NET
2 1 (0.22%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (2.39%) Management Information System
3 7 (1.52%) User Experience
4 6 (1.30%) Data Centre
4 6 (1.30%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (1.30%) NHS
4 6 (1.30%) Online Banking
4 6 (1.30%) Virtual Team
5 5 (1.09%) FMCG
5 5 (1.09%) Mobile App
6 4 (0.87%) Life Science
6 4 (0.87%) Social Media
7 3 (0.65%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.43%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.43%) PMI
9 1 (0.22%) BBC
9 1 (0.22%) Derivative
9 1 (0.22%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.22%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 18 (3.91%) Windows
2 15 (3.26%) Windows 10
3 2 (0.43%) Linux
3 2 (0.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (51.96%) Change Management
2 128 (27.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 101 (21.96%) Project Management
4 51 (11.09%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (10.43%) PRINCE2
6 45 (9.78%) Business Transformation
7 39 (8.48%) ITIL
8 35 (7.61%) ERP
9 29 (6.30%) Business Change Management
10 27 (5.87%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 25 (5.43%) Migration
11 25 (5.43%) Risk Management
12 21 (4.57%) Coaching
12 21 (4.57%) Project Planning
12 21 (4.57%) Target Operating Model
13 20 (4.35%) Programme Delivery
14 19 (4.13%) Service Management
15 18 (3.91%) Business Analysis
16 17 (3.70%) Programme Management
17 15 (3.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (1.30%) C
2 1 (0.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 41 (8.91%) Security Cleared
2 25 (5.43%) SC Cleared
3 19 (4.13%) Degree
4 12 (2.61%) DV Cleared
4 12 (2.61%) PMI Certification
4 12 (2.61%) PMP
5 11 (2.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 8 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (1.09%) CTC Cleared
7 5 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.65%) APMG
9 2 (0.43%) APMP
9 2 (0.43%) CCNA
9 2 (0.43%) CCNP
9 2 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.43%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.22%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.22%) CIPFA
10 1 (0.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.13%) PMO
2 11 (2.39%) QA
3 4 (0.87%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.43%) GDPR
5 1 (0.22%) Basel III
5 1 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.22%) IFRS
5 1 (0.22%) MiFID
5 1 (0.22%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.22%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.22%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 49 (10.65%) SAP
2 31 (6.74%) Microsoft
3 15 (3.26%) Oracle
4 8 (1.74%) Remedy
5 7 (1.52%) HP
6 6 (1.30%) Cisco
7 5 (1.09%) Google
7 5 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.65%) Adobe
8 3 (0.65%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.43%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.43%) F5
9 2 (0.43%) Juniper
9 2 (0.43%) Workday
10 1 (0.22%) Callidus
10 1 (0.22%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.22%) Omniture
10 1 (0.22%) PayPal
10 1 (0.22%) Reuters
10 1 (0.22%) Sun
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