The median contractor rate for a Change Manager was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 3 months to 29 April 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
England / North East
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 87 61
Rank change year-on-year +12 -26  
Contract jobs requiring a Change Manager 1 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.15% 0.52% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.57% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Median daily rate £300 £425 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.41% +70.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £450
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.83 £48.25 £49.50
% change year-on-year -44.39% -2.52%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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
North East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 627 1059 708
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 94.29% 91.93% 95.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 669 406
Median daily rate £365 £345 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.79% -0.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.01% +5.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 40 56
Median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +66.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.79 £11.83 £10.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £18.47
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year - +4.01%  

Change Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Change Manager in the North East

Change Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Manager in the North East

Change Manager Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 North East region featuring Change Manager in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) PMO
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) Skype
3 1 (20.00%) OneDrive
3 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Intranet
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint

Change Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
1 1 (20.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
1 1 (20.00%) Skype
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (20.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft