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 2 September 2014 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Control
Rank 52 59 51
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs citing Change Control 11 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.42% 0.74% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 1.10% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
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£300 £425 £239
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +78.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £287 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £445 £250
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 £32.75 £37.50 £27.62
% change year-on-year
-12.66% +35.79%
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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
511 454 463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 66.11% 67.46% 66.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 299 260
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 2 8
Average hourly rate £21.50 £175.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.71% +677.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £112.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £175.00 £40.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

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
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 2 September 2014, 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 9 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (38.89%) Finance
3 6 (33.33%) Project Management
3 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 6 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 5 (27.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
4 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
4 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
5 4 (22.22%) Oracle
5 4 (22.22%) SAS
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 4 (22.22%) Change Management
6 3 (16.67%) ITIL
6 3 (16.67%) PMI
6 3 (16.67%) PMP
6 3 (16.67%) PMI Certification
6 3 (16.67%) Release Management
6 3 (16.67%) CA Clarity
6 3 (16.67%) P3O
7 2 (11.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
7 2 (11.11%) Banking
7 2 (11.11%) Subversion
7 2 (11.11%) Base SAS
7 2 (11.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (11.11%) Data Integration
7 2 (11.11%) Financial Modelling
7 2 (11.11%) SaaS

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (22.22%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (27.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (11.11%) MS Project
3 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (11.11%) Base SAS
1 2 (11.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 2 (11.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.11%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Release Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Configuration Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Developer
2 2 (11.11%) Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) ETL Developer
2 2 (11.11%) PMO Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Configuration and Release Manager
2 2 (11.11%) PMO Lead
3 1 (5.56%) SAP Release Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Change and Release Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Auditor
3 1 (5.56%) SAP Manager
3 1 (5.56%) SAP Change Manager
3 1 (5.56%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Change Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) PMI
2 2 (11.11%) AS400
2 2 (11.11%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) SCADA
3 1 (5.56%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (33.33%) Project Management
2 6 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 4 (22.22%) Change Management
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) Release Management
5 2 (11.11%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.11%) Data Security
5 2 (11.11%) ETL
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.56%) Coaching
6 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) PMP
2 3 (16.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) ISEB
3 1 (5.56%) IIBA
3 1 (5.56%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) P3O
2 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Cognos
3 1 (5.56%) SAP