Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Change Consultant was £418 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 November 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.

Business Change Consultant
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 865 853 881
Rank change year-on-year -12 +28 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Business Change Consultant 24 33 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.031% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.033% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 15
UK median daily rate £418 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.11% +5.56% -18.18%
10th Percentile £366 £380 £297
90th Percentile £564 £596 £720
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £488 £465
% change year-on-year -17.95% +4.84% -15.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 96790 100139 109026
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.77% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 63814 65329 69364
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £392 £375
% change year-on-year +1.98% +4.60% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2894 3317 4130
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.25 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.74 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.37% - +8.29%

Business Change Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Change Consultant in the UK

Business Change Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Change Consultant in the UK

Business Change Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Change Consultant over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Change Consultant in the UK

Business Change Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Change Consultant in the UK

Business Change Consultant
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Change Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
England +34 24 £418 -12.11% 1
UK excluding London +31 14 £400 -17.95% 1
London -13 9 £450 -5.26%
South East +16 7 £410 -20.00%
South West +9 3 £400 -27.27% 1
North of England +66 2 £375 -
East of England - 2 £470 -
North West - 2 £375 -

Business Change Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Business Change Consultant 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 featuring Business Change Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (20.83%) Migration
1 5 (20.83%) SAP
1 5 (20.83%) ERP
2 4 (16.67%) Change Management
3 3 (12.50%) Information Management
3 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) Office 365
3 3 (12.50%) Business Process Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 3 (12.50%) CRM
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle
4 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.33%) ITSM
4 2 (8.33%) Back Office
4 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 2 (8.33%) Post-Production
4 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.33%) ServiceNow
4 2 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (8.33%) Marketing
4 2 (8.33%) Logistics
4 2 (8.33%) Service Management
4 2 (8.33%) Billing
5 1 (4.17%) Supplier Management
5 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.17%) WFM
5 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013

Business Change Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP EWM
1 1 (4.17%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) EDRMS
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Back Office
2 2 (8.33%) Billing
2 2 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) ERP
1 5 (20.83%) Migration
2 4 (16.67%) Change Management
3 3 (12.50%) Business Process Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) CRM
3 3 (12.50%) Information Management
4 2 (8.33%) ITSM
4 2 (8.33%) Logistics
4 2 (8.33%) Post-Production
4 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 2 (8.33%) Service Management
4 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (4.17%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
5 1 (4.17%) Business Change Management
5 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.17%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (4.17%) IT Strategy
5 1 (4.17%) Resource Allocation
5 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) Cyber Essentials
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) SAP
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft