The table below looks at the statistics for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Control
Rank 33 45 46
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Contract jobs citing Change Control 11 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.10% 0.51% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.77% 0.68% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Median daily rate £333 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £332 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.60% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
Change Control
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
292 294 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 82.25% 75.19% 81.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 212 192
Median daily rate £413 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 30
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £25.00 £23.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £57.50 £44.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing Change Control as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Change Control also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 12 (48.00%) C#
1 12 (48.00%) .NET
1 12 (48.00%) Visual Studio
1 12 (48.00%) WPF
1 12 (48.00%) Unit Testing
1 12 (48.00%) Integration Testing
1 12 (48.00%) .NET Framework
2 11 (44.00%) Oracle
2 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (32.00%) WinForms
3 8 (32.00%) SQL
4 7 (28.00%) PL/SQL
4 7 (28.00%) Unix
4 7 (28.00%) Windows
4 7 (28.00%) Solaris
4 7 (28.00%) Linux
4 7 (28.00%) ITIL
4 7 (28.00%) HP
4 7 (28.00%) EMC
4 7 (28.00%) SAN
4 7 (28.00%) Red Hat
4 7 (28.00%) Shell Script
4 7 (28.00%) DNS
4 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
4 7 (28.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (28.00%) Firewall
4 7 (28.00%) TippingPoint
4 7 (28.00%) Incident Management
4 7 (28.00%) JIRA

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
1 1 (4.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) DNS
1 7 (28.00%) Firewall
1 7 (28.00%) SAN
2 4 (16.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) MySQL
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (28.00%) JIRA
3 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Administrator
1 7 (28.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (20.00%) Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Developer
3 5 (20.00%) WPF Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Database Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (16.00%) Unix Administrator
4 4 (16.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 3 (12.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C# WPF Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) XAML Developer
7 1 (4.00%) C# WCF Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) .NET
1 12 (48.00%) .NET Framework
1 12 (48.00%) WPF
2 8 (32.00%) WinForms
3 7 (28.00%) WCF
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (4.00%) MFC
4 1 (4.00%) STL
4 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.00%) SCADA
3 1 (4.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
1 7 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 7 (28.00%) Solaris
1 7 (28.00%) Unix
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Integration Testing
1 12 (48.00%) Unit Testing
2 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
4 7 (28.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (28.00%) High Availability
4 7 (28.00%) Incident Management
4 7 (28.00%) ITIL
4 7 (28.00%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (28.00%) Load Balancing
4 7 (28.00%) Open Source
5 4 (16.00%) Content Management
5 4 (16.00%) Data Mapping
5 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (16.00%) System Testing
6 1 (4.00%) DevOps
6 1 (4.00%) Document Management
6 1 (4.00%) MVC
6 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) C#
2 8 (32.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) PL/SQL
3 7 (28.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (12.00%) XAML
5 1 (4.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) APMP
2 1 (4.00%) PhD
2 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.00%) PMP
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) iptables
1 7 (28.00%) Postfix
1 7 (28.00%) Sendmail
1 7 (28.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Cobbler
1 7 (28.00%) OSSEC
1 7 (28.00%) Puppet
2 6 (24.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle
2 7 (28.00%) EMC
2 7 (28.00%) HP
2 7 (28.00%) LogRhythm
2 7 (28.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (28.00%) ServiceNow
2 7 (28.00%) SolarWinds
2 7 (28.00%) Splunk
2 7 (28.00%) TippingPoint
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft