The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Control
Rank 63 69 55
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Contract jobs citing Change Control 20 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.55% 0.80% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 1.10% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 11
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £199 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £325 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £330 £360
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.84 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-9.76% +11.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
967 725 650
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 74.73% 72.07% 67.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 574 384 311
Average daily rate £365 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £258 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £474 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 28 25
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.60 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Change Control
South East

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014. 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 +15 19 £350 +7.76%
High Wycombe - - - -
Marlow - - - -
Change Control
South East

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (33.33%) Oracle
3 9 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (23.33%) ERP
4 7 (23.33%) Java
4 7 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (23.33%) Middleware
4 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
5 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (20.00%) VMware
5 6 (20.00%) iSCSI
5 6 (20.00%) NetApp
5 6 (20.00%) Finance
5 6 (20.00%) NFS
5 6 (20.00%) HP
5 6 (20.00%) ITIL
6 5 (16.67%) Linux
6 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 4 (13.33%) Project Management
7 4 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (13.33%) Business Objects
7 4 (13.33%) Windows
7 4 (13.33%) Ubuntu
7 4 (13.33%) CentOS
7 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
8 3 (10.00%) F5
8 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (10.00%) BIG-IP
8 3 (10.00%) ETL

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 1 (3.33%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (10.00%) MS Office
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (10.00%) BIG-IP
3 2 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (3.33%) Network Security
4 1 (3.33%) LDAP
4 1 (3.33%) LAN
4 1 (3.33%) SDH
4 1 (3.33%) WAN
4 1 (3.33%) SAN
4 1 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) French Language
3 1 (3.33%) Spanish Language
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Technical Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Change Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Systems Support Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Systems Support
4 3 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.67%) Coordinator
5 2 (6.67%) Programme Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Programme Office Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) Middleware
2 1 (3.33%) JDBC
2 1 (3.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Ubuntu
2 4 (13.33%) CentOS
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) ERP
1 7 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (13.33%) Project Management
4 3 (10.00%) ETL
4 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.67%) Change Management
5 2 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.33%) BDD
6 1 (3.33%) Network Management
6 1 (3.33%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.33%) Capacity Management
6 1 (3.33%) User Stories
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.33%) Supplier Management
6 1 (3.33%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) APMP
3 1 (3.33%) PCI QSA
3 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.33%) CCSA
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.33%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (3.33%) CCNP
3 1 (3.33%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (6.67%) SLA
3 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (20.00%) NFS
2 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.33%) Postfix
4 1 (3.33%) Sendmail
4 1 (3.33%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (33.33%) Oracle
3 6 (20.00%) VMware
3 6 (20.00%) NetApp
3 6 (20.00%) HP
4 4 (13.33%) Business Objects
5 3 (10.00%) F5
6 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.33%) Teradata
7 1 (3.33%) SAP
7 1 (3.33%) Cognos
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco
7 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint