The median contractor rate for a Change Manager was £406 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 29 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 > Scotland
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 134 115
Rank change year-on-year +32 -19  
Contract jobs requiring a Change Manager 14 17 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.64% 0.57% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.62% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 16
Scotland median daily rate £406 £230 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +76.63% -38.66%  
10th Percentile £349 £208 £325
90th Percentile £474 £496 £419
UK median daily rate £450 £440 £460
% change year-on-year +2.27% -4.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £60.00 £48.25 £91.74
% change year-on-year +24.35% -47.40%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2110 2739 2879
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.74% 92.60% 95.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3497 4689 5032
Scotland median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
10th Percentile £213 £220 £238
90th Percentile £525 £500 £475
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 125 246
Scotland median hourly rate £27.50 £14.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +89.65% -22.66%  
10th Percentile £13.45 £9.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £46.50 £43.00 £41.00
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  

Change Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Change Manager in Scotland

Change Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Manager in Scotland

Change Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Manager in Scotland over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Manager in Scotland

Change Manager
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 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
Glasgow - 10 £413 -
Edinburgh +10 4 £400 -11.11%
Change Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Scotland region featuring Change Manager in the job title.

1 12 (57.14%) Change Management
2 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (23.81%) Waterfall
5 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (19.05%) Banking
6 3 (14.29%) Marketing
6 3 (14.29%) Project Management
6 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (14.29%) Office 365
7 2 (9.52%) Analytics
7 2 (9.52%) Release Management
7 2 (9.52%) QA
7 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (9.52%) Digital Media
7 2 (9.52%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
7 2 (9.52%) Windows
8 1 (4.76%) Tandem
8 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
8 1 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
8 1 (4.76%) Resource Management
8 1 (4.76%) Retail
8 1 (4.76%) Content Management
8 1 (4.76%) Supplier Management

Change Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (4.76%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Banking
3 3 (14.29%) Marketing
4 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.76%) Publishing
5 1 (4.76%) Retail
5 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (9.52%) Digital Media
4 1 (4.76%) Blog
4 1 (4.76%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Change Management
2 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (23.81%) Waterfall
5 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (14.29%) Project Management
5 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 2 (9.52%) Analytics
6 2 (9.52%) Release Management
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (4.76%) Business Analytics
7 1 (4.76%) Content Management
7 1 (4.76%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (4.76%) Customer Insight
7 1 (4.76%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (4.76%) Product Management
7 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.76%) Resource Management
7 1 (4.76%) Supplier Management
7 1 (4.76%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) PMP
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft