Period
to 20 January 2021

The median contractor rate for a Change Manager was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 6 months to 20 January 2021.

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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 47 72 99
Rank change year-on-year +25 +27 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Change Manager 6 5 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in South Wales 1.29% 0.53% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 0.56% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 1
Median daily rate £500 £500 £632
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -20.89% +48.71%
Wales median daily rate £500 £500 £632
% change year-on-year - -20.89% +48.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales. 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
South Wales
Contract vacancies in South Wales with a recognized job title 433 888 1,349
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.12% 94.47% 97.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 623 986
Median daily rate £400 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +0.59% +12.67%
10th Percentile £140 £197 £263
90th Percentile £550 £563 £588
Wales median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +8.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 68 57
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £11.15 £11.37 £10.09
90th Percentile £25.60 £39.20 £24.80
Median hourly rate £16.25 £17.25 £13.00
% change year-on-year -5.80% +32.69% -13.33%

Change Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings that featured Change Manager in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Change Manager in South Wales

Change Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Change Manager in South Wales.

Daily rate trend for Change Manager in South Wales

Change Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Change Manager in South Wales.

Hourly rate trend for Change Manager in South Wales

Change Manager
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 6 months to 20 January 2021. 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
Newport - 5 £500 -
Cardiff +8 1 £500 -
Change Manager
Wales

Change Manager Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 January 2021, Change Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South Wales region featuring Change Manager in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) Business Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) Project Roadmap
2 4 (66.67%) Skype
3 2 (33.33%) OneDrive
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Google
4 1 (16.67%) Kanban
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

Change Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Skype
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (66.67%) Business Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) Project Roadmap
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Google