The table below looks at the statistics for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Control
Rank 99 107 75
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -32
Contract jobs citing Change Control 26 25 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.90% 0.87% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 1.19% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 18
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£400 £328 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.13% -6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £221 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £28.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.35% -5.73%
Change Control
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2030 2103 1723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 70.36% 72.97% 69.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1086 1086 694
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £238 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 48 57
Average hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -27.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.25 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £167.50 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Change Control across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Change Control Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Change Control across the Berkshire region.

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Change Control
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Control across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Change Control Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Change Control
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Change Control across the Berkshire region.

Change Control Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Control within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +7 4 £300 -25.00% 4
Bracknell +1 4 £225 -2.70%
Newbury -1 4 £463 +105.55%
Slough -6 3 £313 -4.58% 1
Maidenhead - 3 £438 -
Hungerford - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
Change Control
South East

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Change Control also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Change Control.

1 21 (42.00%) Project Management
2 14 (28.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 13 (26.00%) Finance
4 11 (22.00%) ITIL
4 11 (22.00%) PRINCE2
5 10 (20.00%) UNIX
5 10 (20.00%) Project Planning
6 9 (18.00%) Cisco
6 9 (18.00%) Telecoms
6 9 (18.00%) Programme Management
7 8 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (16.00%) Change Management
7 8 (16.00%) Firewall
7 8 (16.00%) Configuration Management
7 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (14.00%) TCP/IP
8 7 (14.00%) CheckPoint
8 7 (14.00%) SAP
8 7 (14.00%) Internet
8 7 (14.00%) VMware
8 7 (14.00%) Crossbeam
8 7 (14.00%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (14.00%) F5
9 6 (12.00%) MS Project
9 6 (12.00%) MS Office
9 6 (12.00%) Linux
10 5 (10.00%) Solaris
10 5 (10.00%) Dell
10 5 (10.00%) DNS
10 5 (10.00%) Sun

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Change Control also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Change Control. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.00%) CMS
2 2 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.00%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Project
1 6 (12.00%) MS Office
2 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.00%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) Firewall
2 7 (14.00%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (14.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (14.00%) Internet
3 5 (10.00%) DAB
3 5 (10.00%) DNS
4 3 (6.00%) BIG-IP
5 2 (4.00%) Nortel Alteon
5 2 (4.00%) Wireshark
5 2 (4.00%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (4.00%) Network Security
5 2 (4.00%) tcpdump
5 2 (4.00%) SMS
5 2 (4.00%) TACACS
6 1 (2.00%) MPLS
6 1 (2.00%) Broadband
6 1 (2.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.00%) Data Mart
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 13 (26.00%) Finance
2 9 (18.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (10.00%) Marketing
3 5 (10.00%) Automotive
4 2 (4.00%) Electronics
4 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.00%) French Language
4 2 (4.00%) Billing
5 1 (2.00%) Italian Language
5 1 (2.00%) Advertising
5 1 (2.00%) Publishing
5 1 (2.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.00%) Front Office
5 1 (2.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (32.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (12.00%) Analyst
3 5 (10.00%) Consultant
4 4 (8.00%) Security Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Contracts Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Network Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Security Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Service Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (6.00%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Designer
6 2 (4.00%) Service Transition Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (4.00%) Transition Manager
7 1 (2.00%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (2.00%) IT Services Manager
7 1 (2.00%) Linux Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) Web Services
2 2 (4.00%) WAP
2 2 (4.00%) Regular Expression
3 1 (2.00%) SAP XI
3 1 (2.00%) SAP Basis
3 1 (2.00%) JSF
3 1 (2.00%) XML
3 1 (2.00%) J2EE
3 1 (2.00%) JSP
3 1 (2.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.00%) PKI
4 2 (4.00%) Life Science
4 2 (4.00%) DTV
4 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.00%) CMDB
5 1 (2.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.00%) UNIX
2 6 (12.00%) Linux
3 5 (10.00%) Solaris
4 3 (6.00%) Windows
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.00%) Project Management
2 11 (22.00%) ITIL
2 11 (22.00%) PRINCE2
3 10 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 9 (18.00%) Programme Management
5 8 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (16.00%) Configuration Management
5 8 (16.00%) Change Management
6 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.00%) Resource Management
7 4 (8.00%) Risk Management
7 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
7 4 (8.00%) SAP Security
8 3 (6.00%) Budget Control
8 3 (6.00%) Time Management
8 3 (6.00%) Agile Project Management
8 3 (6.00%) DSDM
8 3 (6.00%) CRM
8 3 (6.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) ABAP
1 4 (8.00%) SQL
2 2 (4.00%) Java
3 1 (2.00%) Perl
3 1 (2.00%) C
3 1 (2.00%) C#
3 1 (2.00%) C++
3 1 (2.00%) VBA
3 1 (2.00%) Python
3 1 (2.00%) VB6
3 1 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) CCNA
2 3 (6.00%) ISEB
2 3 (6.00%) CISSP
2 3 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.00%) PMP
3 2 (4.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.00%) CCSA
3 2 (4.00%) CCSE
3 2 (4.00%) CCSP
3 2 (4.00%) CCNP
4 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (28.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (8.00%) QA
2 4 (8.00%) GxP
2 4 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.00%) vSphere
3 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) OpenView
1 2 (4.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Cisco
2 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (14.00%) SAP
3 7 (14.00%) VMware
3 7 (14.00%) Crossbeam
3 7 (14.00%) F5
4 5 (10.00%) Sun
4 5 (10.00%) Dell
5 2 (4.00%) Nortel
5 2 (4.00%) HP
5 2 (4.00%) Radware
5 2 (4.00%) Business Objects
5 2 (4.00%) ArcSight
5 2 (4.00%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle
6 1 (2.00%) Remedy
6 1 (2.00%) WatchGuard
6 1 (2.00%) Juniper
6 1 (2.00%) BMC
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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