The first table below looks at the demand for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Cambridge 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Control
Rank 41 43 50
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Contract jobs citing Change Control 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.80% 0.26% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 0.44% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £320 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £341
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £30.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-4.91% +22.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
273 226 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 72.99% 57.80% 64.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 99 156
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £415 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 28 32
Average hourly rate £39.50 £38.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.59% -9.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.50 £28.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £56.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Change Control
Cambridgeshire

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Change Control Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Change Control
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Change Control Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 (66.67%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) Process Management
2 5 (55.56%) Change Management
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 5 (55.56%) Banking
2 5 (55.56%) Retail
2 5 (55.56%) Retail Banking
2 5 (55.56%) Data Migration
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 2 (22.22%) SaaS
4 2 (22.22%) Marketo
5 1 (11.11%) Network Management
5 1 (11.11%) Riverbed
5 1 (11.11%) LAN
5 1 (11.11%) VoIP
5 1 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
5 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) CCNA
5 1 (11.11%) Nortel
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (11.11%) Avaya
5 1 (11.11%) Nokia

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) VoIP
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
1 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (11.11%) Frame Relay
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
1 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
1 5 (55.56%) Banking
1 5 (55.56%) Retail
1 5 (55.56%) Retail Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Network Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) Process Management
2 5 (55.56%) Change Management
2 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 5 (55.56%) Data Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Network Management
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) Marketo
2 1 (11.11%) Riverbed
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Nortel
2 1 (11.11%) Avaya
2 1 (11.11%) Nokia
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint