The table below looks at the statistics for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Control
Rank 73 70 57
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Contract jobs citing Change Control 19 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.46% 1.19% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 1.63% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 4
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£403 £303 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.05% -11.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £264 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £406 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £28.75 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+9.35% -14.17%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1012 858 586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 77.79% 72.96% 72.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 494 487 357
Average daily rate £360 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 28 22
Average hourly rate £27.50 £15.97 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.19% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £11.00 £9.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £25.80 £162.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Change Control Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Change Control
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Control across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Change Control Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Change Control
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Change Control Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Milton Keynes -5 14 £325 +7.43%
Change Control
South East

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 24 (52.17%) ITIL
2 22 (47.83%) MS Office
3 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
4 18 (39.13%) Finance
5 17 (36.96%) Project Management
6 16 (34.78%) MS Excel
6 16 (34.78%) Security Cleared
7 15 (32.61%) SC Cleared
8 12 (26.09%) HP
8 12 (26.09%) Change Management
9 9 (19.57%) ITSM
9 9 (19.57%) ATM
9 9 (19.57%) Windows
10 8 (17.39%) VBA
10 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
10 8 (17.39%) PRINCE2
10 8 (17.39%) NetApp
10 8 (17.39%) Banking
11 7 (15.22%) VMware
11 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (15.22%) iSCSI
11 7 (15.22%) Hyper-V
11 7 (15.22%) MS PowerPoint
11 7 (15.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 7 (15.22%) NFS
11 7 (15.22%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (13.04%) Line Management
12 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (13.04%) F5
12 6 (13.04%) Cisco

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.52%) CMS
2 3 (6.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 22 (47.83%) MS Office
2 16 (34.78%) MS Excel
3 7 (15.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (8.70%) MS Project
4 4 (8.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) ATM
2 7 (15.22%) iSCSI
3 6 (13.04%) BIG-IP
4 3 (6.52%) Internet
5 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.17%) LAN
6 1 (2.17%) WAN
6 1 (2.17%) Firewall
6 1 (2.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) MS Access
General
1 18 (39.13%) Finance
2 8 (17.39%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Retail
4 1 (2.17%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (36.96%) Analyst
2 8 (17.39%) Project Manager
3 7 (15.22%) Change Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) MI Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) PMO Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Programme Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Programme Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Release Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) Project Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Programme Office Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Programme Director
7 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) PMO Manager
8 1 (2.17%) VMware Architect
8 1 (2.17%) ICT Project Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Agile Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.87%) Statistics
2 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.70%) Economics
4 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.52%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.57%) Windows
2 6 (13.04%) Ubuntu
2 6 (13.04%) CentOS
3 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (8.70%) Linux
5 1 (2.17%) AIX
5 1 (2.17%) Solaris
5 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) ITIL
2 17 (36.96%) Project Management
3 12 (26.09%) Change Management
4 9 (19.57%) ITSM
5 8 (17.39%) PRINCE2
6 7 (15.22%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (13.04%) Line Management
7 6 (13.04%) Project Planning
8 5 (10.87%) Service Management
8 5 (10.87%) Capacity Management
9 4 (8.70%) Problem Management
10 3 (6.52%) Logistics
10 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
10 3 (6.52%) Content Management
10 3 (6.52%) Critical Success Factor
11 2 (4.35%) Dependency Management
11 2 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (4.35%) Cash Management
11 2 (4.35%) Quality Management
11 2 (4.35%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) VBA
2 5 (10.87%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (34.78%) Security Cleared
2 15 (32.61%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.87%) Degree
4 3 (6.52%) DV Cleared
4 3 (6.52%) APMP
4 3 (6.52%) PMP
4 3 (6.52%) PMI Certification
5 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (2.17%) HNC
6 1 (2.17%) HND
6 1 (2.17%) ISEB
6 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (6.52%) SLA
3 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (15.22%) Hyper-V
1 7 (15.22%) NFS
2 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) OVSD
2 2 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
2 12 (26.09%) HP
3 8 (17.39%) NetApp
4 7 (15.22%) VMware
5 6 (13.04%) F5
5 6 (13.04%) Cisco
6 4 (8.70%) Remedy
7 3 (6.52%) Adobe
8 2 (4.35%) Oracle
9 1 (2.17%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.17%) Brocade
9 1 (2.17%) IBM
9 1 (2.17%) EMC
9 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint