The median contractor rate for a Business Change Manager was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 465 413 445
Rank change year-on-year -52 +32  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Change Manager 136 237 184
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.44% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.46% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 154 129
Median daily rate £463 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.59% +4.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £375 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £640 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £49.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year - +11.11%  

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 43148 51543 50918
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.77% 95.22% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 28028 33436 30785
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1488 1586 2043
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +5.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -39 131 £468 -1.57% 15
London +17 63 £500 +2.04% 5
South East +15 28 £473 -10.00% 2
North West +22 11 £381 -15.27% 2
West Midlands +12 8 £450 +5.88%
Berkshire +25 6 £500 -33.33% 1
Hampshire +18 6 £425 -10.52%
Yorkshire -3 6 £425 - 2
Scotland +23 5 £400 -5.88% 1
Edinburgh +19 5 £400 -5.88% 1
Surrey +9 5 £475 -9.52%
East of England +1 5 £400 -17.94% 2
Manchester +12 4 £394 -1.56%
City of London +3 4 £400 -20.00% 1
West Yorkshire -2 4 £425 - 2
Buckinghamshire -4 4 £450 +20.00%
South West -4 4 £455 +5.50% 1
Croydon +12 3 £444 +10.93%
Birmingham +1 3 £415 +1.21%
Milton Keynes -4 3 £460 +22.66%
North East -13 3 £525 +20.00%
East Midlands -25 3 £388 -29.54% 1
Southampton - 3 £368 -
Cheshire +35 2 £375 -36.17% 2
Reading +17 2 £516 - 1
East Sussex +9 2 £414 -
South Yorkshire +5 2 £450 -10.00%
Warwickshire +4 2 £463 +2.77%
Bedfordshire +2 2 £525 +10.52%
Merseyside +1 2 - -

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 86 (35.83%) Project Management
1 86 (35.83%) Change Management
2 81 (33.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 70 (29.17%) Finance
4 59 (24.58%) PRINCE2
5 43 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (10.42%) Security Cleared
7 22 (9.17%) Business Transformation
8 20 (8.33%) ERP
8 20 (8.33%) Microsoft
9 19 (7.92%) Business Analysis
10 17 (7.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 16 (6.67%) SAP
12 15 (6.25%) PMO
13 14 (5.83%) SC Cleared
13 14 (5.83%) Marketing
13 14 (5.83%) Project Planning
13 14 (5.83%) Degree
14 13 (5.42%) Office 365
14 13 (5.42%) Oracle
14 13 (5.42%) Migration
14 13 (5.42%) Banking
15 12 (5.00%) Programme Management
15 12 (5.00%) Windows
15 12 (5.00%) Windows 10
16 11 (4.58%) ITIL
16 11 (4.58%) MS Office
16 11 (4.58%) Retail
17 10 (4.17%) Risk Management
17 10 (4.17%) Line Management

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 4 (1.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.83%) CMS
2 2 (0.83%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (4.58%) MS Office
2 5 (2.08%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.08%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.83%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.92%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.25%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (0.83%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.42%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.42%) Office 365
2 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.42%) OneDrive
2 1 (0.42%) SaaS
2 1 (0.42%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.83%) Skype
2 1 (0.42%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.42%) Big Data
1 1 (0.42%) GIS
1 1 (0.42%) Power BI
General
1 70 (29.17%) Finance
2 14 (5.83%) Marketing
3 13 (5.42%) Banking
4 11 (4.58%) Retail
5 9 (3.75%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.50%) Front Office
6 6 (2.50%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.08%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.67%) Back Office
8 4 (1.67%) French Language
9 3 (1.25%) Legal
9 3 (1.25%) Local Government
10 2 (0.83%) Advertising
10 2 (0.83%) Electronics
10 2 (0.83%) Law
10 2 (0.83%) Publishing
10 2 (0.83%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.83%) Welsh Language
11 1 (0.42%) Billing
11 1 (0.42%) Czech Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.42%) Middleware
1 1 (0.42%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.50%) PMI
3 4 (1.67%) Life Science
4 3 (1.25%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.25%) Reference Data
5 2 (0.83%) Derivative
5 2 (0.83%) Fintech
5 2 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (0.83%) NHS
5 2 (0.83%) Smart Meter
5 2 (0.83%) User Experience
6 1 (0.42%) Contactless
6 1 (0.42%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.42%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.42%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.42%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.42%) FMCG
6 1 (0.42%) Pricing Data
6 1 (0.42%) Reinsurance
6 1 (0.42%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.00%) Windows
1 12 (5.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (35.83%) Change Management
1 86 (35.83%) Project Management
2 81 (33.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 59 (24.58%) PRINCE2
4 43 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (9.17%) Business Transformation
6 20 (8.33%) ERP
7 19 (7.92%) Business Analysis
8 17 (7.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 14 (5.83%) Project Planning
10 13 (5.42%) Migration
11 12 (5.00%) Programme Management
12 11 (4.58%) ITIL
13 10 (4.17%) Line Management
13 10 (4.17%) Risk Management
14 9 (3.75%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (3.75%) CRM
14 9 (3.75%) Scrum
14 9 (3.75%) Service Management
14 9 (3.75%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.83%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (10.42%) Security Cleared
2 14 (5.83%) Degree
2 14 (5.83%) SC Cleared
3 9 (3.75%) PMI Certification
4 7 (2.92%) DV Cleared
4 7 (2.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (2.08%) APMP
5 5 (2.08%) PMP
6 4 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.25%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.83%) APMG
8 2 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.42%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.25%) PMO
2 3 (1.25%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.25%) QA
3 2 (0.83%) MiFID
3 2 (0.83%) SLA
4 1 (0.42%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.42%) EMIR
4 1 (0.42%) IFRS
4 1 (0.42%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 20 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.67%) SAP
3 13 (5.42%) Oracle
4 6 (2.50%) Remedy
5 5 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.42%) Adobe
6 1 (0.42%) Amdocs
6 1 (0.42%) Huawei
6 1 (0.42%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.42%) Kronos
6 1 (0.42%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.42%) Virgin Media
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