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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Control
Rank 99 100 74
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -26
Contract jobs citing Change Control 22 23 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.91% 0.92% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 1.28% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 11
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£400 £328 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.13% -12.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £218 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.40 £28.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+9.21% -0.86%
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
1752 1794 1615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 72.22% 71.42% 68.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 891 870 659
Average daily rate £400 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 35 36
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.14% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £11.25 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £34.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 2 June 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 2 June 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 +5 7 £338 -25.00% 7
Newbury - 4 £450 -
Maidenhead - 3 £275 - 1
Bracknell -9 1 £325 +44.44%
Change Control
South East

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 22 (43.14%) Project Management
2 14 (27.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 13 (25.49%) Finance
3 13 (25.49%) PRINCE2
3 13 (25.49%) Project Planning
4 12 (23.53%) ITIL
5 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
6 10 (19.61%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (15.69%) Programme Management
8 7 (13.73%) Telecoms
8 7 (13.73%) Change Management
8 7 (13.73%) Degree
8 7 (13.73%) SDLC
9 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (11.76%) SAP
10 5 (9.80%) Windows
10 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
10 5 (9.80%) E-Commerce
10 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (9.80%) Automotive
10 5 (9.80%) Management Information System
10 5 (9.80%) Risk Management
10 5 (9.80%) Marketing
10 5 (9.80%) QA
11 4 (7.84%) Resource Management
11 4 (7.84%) SAP Security
11 4 (7.84%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (7.84%) Configuration Management
11 4 (7.84%) CMS
11 4 (7.84%) VMware

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 4 (7.84%) CMS
2 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.96%) SAS
3 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.84%) MS Project
2 4 (7.84%) MS Office
3 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.96%) Magento
2 1 (1.96%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.96%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.88%) Firewall
3 2 (3.92%) VLAN
3 2 (3.92%) Internet
3 2 (3.92%) SAN
3 2 (3.92%) DNS
4 1 (1.96%) MPLS
4 1 (1.96%) SSH
4 1 (1.96%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.96%) SSDT
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Subversion
General
1 13 (25.49%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Telecoms
3 5 (9.80%) Automotive
3 5 (9.80%) Marketing
4 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.92%) French Language
5 2 (3.92%) Electronics
5 2 (3.92%) Billing
6 1 (1.96%) Retail
6 1 (1.96%) Advertising
6 1 (1.96%) Publishing
6 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.96%) Front Office
6 1 (1.96%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 19 (37.25%) Project Manager
2 5 (9.80%) Analyst
2 5 (9.80%) Consultant
3 4 (7.84%) Contracts Manager
4 3 (5.88%) Service Manager
4 3 (5.88%) Security Consultant
4 3 (5.88%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (3.92%) Security Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) Transition Manager
5 2 (3.92%) Designer
5 2 (3.92%) Service Transition Manager
5 2 (3.92%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (1.96%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (1.96%) Senior Support Analyst
6 1 (1.96%) Server Engineer
6 1 (1.96%) Data Analyst
6 1 (1.96%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (1.96%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (1.96%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 1 (1.96%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) Web Services
2 2 (3.92%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.96%) JSP
3 1 (1.96%) SOAP
3 1 (1.96%) .NET
3 1 (1.96%) J2EE
3 1 (1.96%) XML
3 1 (1.96%) SAP Basis
3 1 (1.96%) JSF
3 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.88%) Life Science
2 3 (5.88%) PKI
3 2 (3.92%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.92%) DTV
3 2 (3.92%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.96%) EPoS
4 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.96%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.96%) FMCG
4 1 (1.96%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Windows
2 4 (7.84%) UNIX
3 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.96%) Linux
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (43.14%) Project Management
2 13 (25.49%) PRINCE2
2 13 (25.49%) Project Planning
3 12 (23.53%) ITIL
4 10 (19.61%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (15.69%) Programme Management
6 7 (13.73%) Change Management
6 7 (13.73%) SDLC
7 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (9.80%) E-Commerce
8 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (9.80%) Risk Management
9 4 (7.84%) Resource Management
9 4 (7.84%) SAP Security
9 4 (7.84%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (7.84%) Configuration Management
10 3 (5.88%) CRM
10 3 (5.88%) DSDM
10 3 (5.88%) Migration
10 3 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.84%) SQL
2 3 (5.88%) ABAP
3 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.92%) C#
3 2 (3.92%) Java
3 2 (3.92%) VBScript
4 1 (1.96%) VB
4 1 (1.96%) C
4 1 (1.96%) Perl
4 1 (1.96%) C++
4 1 (1.96%) VBA
4 1 (1.96%) Python
4 1 (1.96%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) ISEB
2 3 (5.88%) CISSP
3 2 (3.92%) MCITP
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.92%) MCSE
4 1 (1.96%) PhD
4 1 (1.96%) CCNA
4 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.96%) PMP
4 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (27.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (9.80%) QA
3 4 (7.84%) GxP
4 2 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.88%) vSphere
1 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.92%) VMware ESX
2 2 (3.92%) ISA Server
2 2 (3.92%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.96%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) SCCM
1 2 (3.92%) WSUS
1 2 (3.92%) HP SIM
1 2 (3.92%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (3.92%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.96%) TeamSite
2 1 (1.96%) Netcool
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.76%) SAP
3 4 (7.84%) VMware
4 3 (5.88%) Sitecore
5 2 (3.92%) SolarWinds
5 2 (3.92%) ArcSight
5 2 (3.92%) McAfee
5 2 (3.92%) Websense
5 2 (3.92%) Symantec
5 2 (3.92%) Citrix
5 2 (3.92%) HP
5 2 (3.92%) EMC
5 2 (3.92%) Cisco
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle
6 1 (1.96%) Juniper
6 1 (1.96%) BMC
6 1 (1.96%) Remedy
6 1 (1.96%) Infovista
6 1 (1.96%) Demandware
6 1 (1.96%) hybris