The table below looks at the statistics for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Control
Rank 60 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Change Control 11 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.37% 1.08% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 1.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£330 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.70 £30.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+0.65% +5.17%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
593 461 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 73.76% 70.92% 73.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 277 163
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 10
Average hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £10.50 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £31.00 £119.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Change Control Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Change Control
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Control across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Change Control Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Change Control
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Change Control Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 6 (35.29%) Firewall
2 5 (29.41%) Migration
2 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco
2 5 (29.41%) Project Management
3 4 (23.53%) OSPF
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) CCNA
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
3 4 (23.53%) F5
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
4 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (17.65%) E-Discovery
4 3 (17.65%) Lync
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (17.65%) Multicast
4 3 (17.65%) Structured Cabling
4 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
4 3 (17.65%) Marketing
4 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
4 3 (17.65%) Workflow
4 3 (17.65%) Finance
4 3 (17.65%) UNIX
4 3 (17.65%) Solaris
4 3 (17.65%) Linux
4 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
4 3 (17.65%) DNS
4 3 (17.65%) BGP

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 (17.65%) Lync
2 2 (11.76%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (5.88%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Project
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Firewall
2 4 (23.53%) OSPF
3 3 (17.65%) BGP
3 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
3 3 (17.65%) DNS
3 3 (17.65%) Multicast
3 3 (17.65%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (11.76%) LDAP
4 2 (11.76%) Unified Communications
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (5.88%) HSRP
5 1 (5.88%) BIG-IP
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.88%) VRRP
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
1 3 (17.65%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Front Office
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Project Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Project Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Messaging Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Programme Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Project Planner
5 1 (5.88%) DBA
5 1 (5.88%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Messaging Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) SecurID
2 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) UNIX
1 3 (17.65%) Solaris
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
1 5 (29.41%) Project Management
1 5 (29.41%) Migration
2 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
3 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) PRINCE
3 3 (17.65%) E-Discovery
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
3 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (17.65%) Workflow
4 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (11.76%) Line Management
4 2 (11.76%) Coaching
4 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
4 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
4 2 (11.76%) Service Management
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) CCNA
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) PMP
2 3 (17.65%) PMI Certification
3 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) CCNP
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
1 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) F5
3 2 (11.76%) Yahoo!
3 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
3 2 (11.76%) Reuters
4 1 (5.88%) Sourcefire
4 1 (5.88%) Juniper
4 1 (5.88%) Brocade