Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Change Project Manager was £463 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.

Change Project Manager
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 786 788 774
Rank change year-on-year +2 -14 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Change Project Manager 103 98 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.093% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.098% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 81 90
UK median daily rate £463 £465 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.54% -2.11% -2.56%
10th Percentile £371 £363 £325
90th Percentile £588 £601 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £438 £438
% change year-on-year -1.43% - -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
UK median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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%

Change Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Change Project Manager in the UK

Change Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Project Manager in the UK

Change Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Project Manager in the UK

Change Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Project Manager in the UK

Change Project Manager
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Project Manager 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 +47 93 £474 +1.07% 1
UK excluding London +41 66 £431 -1.43% 1
London -7 37 £500 -2.44%
Midlands +33 20 £475 +8.57% 1
South East +20 14 £425 -19.05%
West Midlands +35 10 £475 +8.57% 1
East Midlands +14 10 £475 -
Scotland +2 10 £425 -
North of England +56 9 £425 -
East of England -19 7 £438 -
South West +13 6 £473 +2.44%
North West +22 5 £388 -8.82%
Yorkshire +18 3 - -
North East +67 1 £450 -10.00%

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Change Project 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 Change Project Manager in the job title.

1 50 (48.54%) Finance
2 46 (44.66%) Project Management
3 38 (36.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (20.39%) PRINCE2
6 14 (13.59%) Banking
7 13 (12.62%) Change Management
8 9 (8.74%) Project Planning
9 8 (7.77%) Degree
9 8 (7.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 8 (7.77%) Waterfall
10 7 (6.80%) Investment Management
10 7 (6.80%) Project Governance
11 6 (5.83%) Process Improvement
11 6 (5.83%) Resource Management
12 5 (4.85%) Programme Management
12 5 (4.85%) Retail
12 5 (4.85%) PMI Certification
12 5 (4.85%) SMS
12 5 (4.85%) PMI
12 5 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (4.85%) Target Operating Model
12 5 (4.85%) GDPR
13 4 (3.88%) Business Transformation
13 4 (3.88%) PRINCE
13 4 (3.88%) Risk Management
13 4 (3.88%) Asset Management
13 4 (3.88%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (3.88%) Supplier Management
13 4 (3.88%) Retail Banking

Change Project 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:

Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (1.94%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.85%) SMS
2 1 (0.97%) 4G
2 1 (0.97%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
General
1 50 (48.54%) Finance
2 14 (13.59%) Banking
3 5 (4.85%) Retail
4 4 (3.88%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.91%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.91%) Marketing
5 3 (2.91%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.94%) Automotive
7 1 (0.97%) Back Office
7 1 (0.97%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.97%) French Language
7 1 (0.97%) Front Office
7 1 (0.97%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.97%) Legal
7 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (4.85%) PMI
2 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.97%) CMDB
3 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.97%) Data Centre
3 1 (0.97%) Equities
3 1 (0.97%) FMCG
3 1 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (0.97%) Mainframe
3 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.97%) Online Banking
3 1 (0.97%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.97%) Windows
1 1 (0.97%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (44.66%) Project Management
2 38 (36.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (20.39%) PRINCE2
5 13 (12.62%) Change Management
6 9 (8.74%) Project Planning
7 8 (7.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 8 (7.77%) Waterfall
8 7 (6.80%) Investment Management
8 7 (6.80%) Project Governance
9 6 (5.83%) Process Improvement
9 6 (5.83%) Resource Management
10 5 (4.85%) Programme Management
10 5 (4.85%) Target Operating Model
11 4 (3.88%) Asset Management
11 4 (3.88%) Business Transformation
11 4 (3.88%) Cybersecurity
11 4 (3.88%) PRINCE
11 4 (3.88%) Risk Management
11 4 (3.88%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.94%) C
2 1 (0.97%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (7.77%) Degree
2 5 (4.85%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (2.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.94%) PMP
4 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.97%) APMP
5 1 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.85%) GDPR
2 3 (2.91%) QA
3 1 (0.97%) Basel III
3 1 (0.97%) CRD IV
3 1 (0.97%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (0.97%) MiFID
3 1 (0.97%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.97%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.97%) PMO
3 1 (0.97%) PSD2
3 1 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.97%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 3 (2.91%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.94%) Pega
3 1 (0.97%) Planview
3 1 (0.97%) Progress
3 1 (0.97%) SAP