The median contractor rate for a Business Change Manager was £485 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 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.

Business Change Manager
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 490 519 465
Rank change year-on-year +29 -54  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Change Manager 117 132 176
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.25% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.26% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 95 124
Median daily rate £485 £450 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.77% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £339 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £580 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £60.00 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year +9.09% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44561 50348 53046
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.85% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28813 32834 33338
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1376 1496 2028
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Business Change Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Change Manager in the UK

Business Change Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Change Manager in the UK

Business Change Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Change Manager over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Change Manager in the UK

Business Change Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Change Manager in the UK

Business Change Manager
Top 30 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 Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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
England +23 113 £486 +8.05% 8
London +11 50 £575 +23.65% 3
South East +35 30 £475 +5.55%
Berkshire +31 14 £480 +9.33%
South West +6 10 £413 -25.00%
City of London +3 9 £525 +6.06% 1
East of England -3 6 £475 +5.55% 1
North West +15 5 £413 -11.29% 1
Hampshire +3 5 £310 -31.11%
East Midlands -9 5 £475 +18.75% 1
Northampton +6 4 £475 -
West Midlands +5 4 £419 -1.47%
Northamptonshire +3 4 £475 -
Exeter - 4 £400 -
Devon - 4 £400 -
Scotland +34 3 £481 +13.23%
Yorkshire +21 3 £403 -15.26% 2
West Yorkshire +13 3 £403 -15.26% 2
Bracknell +8 3 £488 +48.62%
Reading - 3 £475 -
Slough - 3 £450 -
Croydon - 3 £350 -
West Sussex +17 2 £303 -36.31%
Edinburgh +15 2 £550 +29.41%
Cheltenham +8 2 - -
Surrey +5 2 £575 +34.50%
Gloucestershire +4 2 - -
Havant +1 2 £525 -
Bristol -3 2 £438 -2.77%
Bedfordshire - 2 - -

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Business 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 featuring Business Change Manager in the job title.

1 92 (37.70%) Project Management
1 92 (37.70%) Change Management
2 85 (34.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 83 (34.02%) Finance
4 62 (25.41%) PRINCE2
5 42 (17.21%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (11.89%) Business Change Management
7 26 (10.66%) Security Cleared
8 24 (9.84%) Banking
9 21 (8.61%) Microsoft
10 19 (7.79%) Business Transformation
11 18 (7.38%) Office 365
11 18 (7.38%) Migration
11 18 (7.38%) Business Analysis
12 15 (6.15%) Windows
12 15 (6.15%) Microsoft Office
12 15 (6.15%) Windows 10
12 15 (6.15%) PMO
13 14 (5.74%) SC Cleared
14 13 (5.33%) Target Operating Model
14 13 (5.33%) SAP
14 13 (5.33%) PMI Certification
15 12 (4.92%) Project Planning
16 11 (4.51%) Marketing
16 11 (4.51%) Investment Banking
16 11 (4.51%) Legal
17 10 (4.10%) Scrum
17 10 (4.10%) Business Intelligence
17 10 (4.10%) Degree
17 10 (4.10%) User Acceptance Testing

Business Change Manager 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 2 (0.82%) CMS
1 2 (0.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (6.15%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (2.05%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.64%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (0.82%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 2 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.41%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.41%) Infor SunSystems
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.38%) Office 365
2 1 (0.41%) GitHub
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.41%) OneDrive
2 1 (0.41%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.41%) Intranet
1 1 (0.41%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (0.41%) Skype
1 1 (0.41%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.23%) GIS
2 2 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.41%) Blockchain
3 1 (0.41%) Power BI
General
1 83 (34.02%) Finance
2 24 (9.84%) Banking
3 11 (4.51%) Investment Banking
3 11 (4.51%) Legal
3 11 (4.51%) Marketing
4 9 (3.69%) Retail
5 8 (3.28%) Back Office
5 8 (3.28%) Front Office
6 5 (2.05%) French Language
6 5 (2.05%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.64%) Corporate Banking
7 4 (1.64%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.23%) Advertising
8 3 (1.23%) Law
8 3 (1.23%) Welsh Language
9 2 (0.82%) Automotive
9 2 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.82%) Publishing
10 1 (0.41%) Billing
10 1 (0.41%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.69%) PMI
3 6 (2.46%) Derivative
4 5 (2.05%) Life Science
4 5 (2.05%) Reference Data
5 4 (1.64%) Exotic Derivative
5 4 (1.64%) Fintech
5 4 (1.64%) NHS
6 3 (1.23%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.82%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.82%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (0.82%) Smart Meter
7 2 (0.82%) User Experience
7 2 (0.82%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.41%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.41%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.41%) Social Media
8 1 (0.41%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.15%) Windows
1 15 (6.15%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (37.70%) Change Management
1 92 (37.70%) Project Management
2 85 (34.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 62 (25.41%) PRINCE2
4 42 (17.21%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (11.89%) Business Change Management
6 19 (7.79%) Business Transformation
7 18 (7.38%) Business Analysis
7 18 (7.38%) Migration
8 13 (5.33%) Target Operating Model
9 12 (4.92%) Project Planning
10 10 (4.10%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (4.10%) Coaching
10 10 (4.10%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 10 (4.10%) Scrum
10 10 (4.10%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (3.28%) E-Commerce
11 8 (3.28%) ERP
11 8 (3.28%) Programme Delivery
11 8 (3.28%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.82%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (10.66%) Security Cleared
2 14 (5.74%) SC Cleared
3 13 (5.33%) PMI Certification
4 10 (4.10%) Degree
4 10 (4.10%) DV Cleared
5 7 (2.87%) PMP
6 5 (2.05%) CTC Cleared
6 5 (2.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (1.64%) APMP
7 4 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.23%) APMG
9 2 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.41%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.15%) PMO
2 5 (2.05%) MiFID
2 5 (2.05%) QA
3 4 (1.64%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (1.23%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.82%) GDPR
5 2 (0.82%) SLA
6 1 (0.41%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.41%) EMIR
6 1 (0.41%) IFRS
6 1 (0.41%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.41%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 21 (8.61%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.33%) SAP
3 6 (2.46%) Remedy
4 4 (1.64%) Oracle
4 4 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.82%) Siebel
6 1 (0.41%) Adobe
6 1 (0.41%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.41%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.41%) Progress
6 1 (0.41%) Sun
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mint
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bootle, Merseyside
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
London
IQ Public Sector
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago