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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Control
Rank 43 51 57
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Contract jobs citing Change Control 14 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.89% 1.47% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.63% 2.14% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 5
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£313 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £280 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £340 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £32.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+21.09% -14.66%
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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
532 513 451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 71.79% 68.40% 68.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 299 296
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% -87.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 11 (44.00%) F5
2 10 (40.00%) Migration
3 9 (36.00%) Cisco
4 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (28.00%) CCNA
5 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (28.00%) DNS
5 7 (28.00%) Firewall
5 7 (28.00%) BIG-IP
5 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
5 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
6 6 (24.00%) OSPF
6 6 (24.00%) Project Management
6 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2
7 5 (20.00%) SQL
7 5 (20.00%) ITIL
7 5 (20.00%) CheckPoint
8 4 (16.00%) Juniper
8 4 (16.00%) SSL
8 4 (16.00%) Finance
8 4 (16.00%) HTTP
8 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (16.00%) Load Balancing
8 4 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
9 3 (12.00%) HSRP
9 3 (12.00%) Sourcefire
9 3 (12.00%) ITIL V3

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (12.00%) Lync
2 2 (8.00%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (4.00%) CMS
3 1 (4.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.00%) MS Project
3 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Eikon
2 1 (4.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (28.00%) DNS
1 7 (28.00%) Firewall
1 7 (28.00%) BIG-IP
2 6 (24.00%) OSPF
3 4 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (16.00%) SSL
3 4 (16.00%) HTTP
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (12.00%) HSRP
4 3 (12.00%) Multicast
4 3 (12.00%) Structured Cabling
4 3 (12.00%) Unified Communications
4 3 (12.00%) BGP
4 3 (12.00%) VRRP
5 2 (8.00%) 2G
5 2 (8.00%) 4G
5 2 (8.00%) 3G
5 2 (8.00%) LDAP
5 2 (8.00%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Marketing
3 2 (8.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.00%) Front Office
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (16.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Network Specialist
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Programme Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Messaging Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) PMO Manager
5 1 (4.00%) PMO Lead
5 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (4.00%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Business Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Messaging Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Project Planner
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) CSS
1 1 (4.00%) XMPP
1 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.00%) SecurID
3 2 (8.00%) Statistics
4 1 (4.00%) EPoS
4 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) UNIX
1 3 (12.00%) Solaris
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Migration
2 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (24.00%) Project Management
3 5 (20.00%) ITIL
4 4 (16.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (12.00%) Workflow
5 3 (12.00%) E-Discovery
5 3 (12.00%) ITIL V3
5 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.00%) PRINCE
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.00%) Change Management
6 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (8.00%) Capacity Management
6 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.00%) Resource Management
7 1 (4.00%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (28.00%) CCNA
1 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) PMP
2 3 (12.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (12.00%) CCNP
3 1 (4.00%) CCVP
3 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.00%) CCDA
3 1 (4.00%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (8.00%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (4.00%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) F5
2 9 (36.00%) Cisco
3 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (16.00%) Juniper
6 3 (12.00%) Brocade
6 3 (12.00%) Sourcefire
7 2 (8.00%) Yahoo!
7 2 (8.00%) Oracle
7 2 (8.00%) Amdocs
7 2 (8.00%) Reuters
8 1 (4.00%) Remedy
8 1 (4.00%) VMware
8 1 (4.00%) Nokia
8 1 (4.00%) Sitecore
8 1 (4.00%) hybris
8 1 (4.00%) Demandware
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