The median contractor rate for a Change Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West 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
England > South West
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 127 127
Rank change year-on-year +3 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Change Manager 16 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.59% 0.46% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.49% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 11
South West median daily rate £425 £388 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.67% -22.50%  
10th Percentile £325 £313 £363
90th Percentile £488 £550 £648
England median daily rate £456 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +1.38% -5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £60.00 - £91.74

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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
South West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2617 2872 3003
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 95.72% 95.38% 95.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5318 6450 6581
South West median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.44%  
10th Percentile £225 £213 £213
90th Percentile £525 £563 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 377 432 794
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.36% +57.14%  
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.63 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £44.75 £43.83
England median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  

Change Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Change Manager in the South West

Change Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Manager in the South West

Change Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Manager in the South West

Change Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Manager in the South West

Change Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West 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
Bristol -3 6 £425 +9.67%
Devon -3 5 £400 +11.42%
Wiltshire -1 3 £475 +38.18%
Gloucestershire +5 2 - -
Change Manager
England

Change Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

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 South West region featuring Change Manager in the job title.

1 15 (53.57%) Change Management
2 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (28.57%) SAP
4 6 (21.43%) Office 365
4 6 (21.43%) Migration
5 5 (17.86%) Manufacturing
5 5 (17.86%) Project Management
5 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
6 4 (14.29%) Information Management
6 4 (14.29%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.71%) DV Cleared
7 3 (10.71%) SAP Implementation
8 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
8 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
8 2 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (7.14%) Business Transformation
8 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (7.14%) CMS
8 2 (7.14%) Windows
8 2 (7.14%) Business Change Management
8 2 (7.14%) Programme Delivery
8 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
8 2 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (3.57%) PMO
9 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
9 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce

Change Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (3.57%) Confluence
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (3.57%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Office 365
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.57%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Publishing
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
1 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Change Management
2 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (21.43%) Migration
4 5 (17.86%) Project Management
5 4 (14.29%) Information Management
6 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.71%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) Business Change Management
7 2 (7.14%) Business Transformation
7 2 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (7.14%) Programme Delivery
8 1 (3.57%) Actionable Insight
8 1 (3.57%) Analytics
8 1 (3.57%) Coaching
8 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.57%) Digital Analytics
8 1 (3.57%) Performance Improvement
8 1 (3.57%) Project Governance
8 1 (3.57%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (3.57%) IFRS
2 1 (3.57%) PMO
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) SAP
2 1 (3.57%) Google
2 1 (3.57%) Omniture