The table below looks at the statistics for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Control
Rank 47 59 55
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Contract jobs citing Change Control 14 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.28% 1.11% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.97% 1.48% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 3
Average daily rate £325 £225 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.28% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £31.44 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-12.53% +9.35%
Change Control
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
471 541 547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 76.84% 74.93% 78.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 285 269
Average daily rate £425 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 41 57
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Change Control Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Change Control
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Change Control Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Cambridge +8 13 £325 +30.00%
Change Control
East of England

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 13 (41.94%) .NET
2 12 (38.71%) C#
2 12 (38.71%) Visual Studio
2 12 (38.71%) .NET Framework
2 12 (38.71%) WPF
2 12 (38.71%) Unit Testing
2 12 (38.71%) Integration Testing
3 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (25.81%) Oracle
4 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
4 8 (25.81%) Finance
4 8 (25.81%) WinForms
5 7 (22.58%) Windows
5 7 (22.58%) WCF
6 6 (19.35%) SAN
6 6 (19.35%) HP
6 6 (19.35%) SQL
6 6 (19.35%) Firewall
7 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (16.13%) ITIL
8 4 (12.90%) High Availability
8 4 (12.90%) Splunk
8 4 (12.90%) Cobbler
8 4 (12.90%) Puppet
8 4 (12.90%) OSSEC
8 4 (12.90%) ServiceNow
8 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database
8 4 (12.90%) LogRhythm
8 4 (12.90%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (12.90%) iptables

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (12.90%) CMS
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.23%) IIS
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) iPaaS
1 1 (3.23%) PaaS
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) Firewall
1 6 (19.35%) SAN
2 4 (12.90%) DNS
3 2 (6.45%) LAN
3 2 (6.45%) SSL
3 2 (6.45%) WAN
3 2 (6.45%) Wireless
4 1 (3.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) MySQL
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Visual Studio
2 4 (12.90%) JIRA
3 1 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Software Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Developer
3 5 (16.13%) WPF Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Database Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
5 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.68%) C# WPF Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Systems Test Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Test Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Unix Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Environment Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) XAML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (41.94%) .NET
2 12 (38.71%) .NET Framework
2 12 (38.71%) WPF
3 8 (25.81%) WinForms
4 7 (22.58%) WCF
5 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (3.23%) CSS
5 1 (3.23%) CSS3
5 1 (3.23%) EDI
5 1 (3.23%) HTML
5 1 (3.23%) HTML5
5 1 (3.23%) jQuery
5 1 (3.23%) MFC
5 1 (3.23%) SAP PI
5 1 (3.23%) STL
5 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
1 4 (12.90%) SCADA
2 3 (9.68%) Mainframe
3 2 (6.45%) HP Storage
4 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.23%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
2 4 (12.90%) Linux
2 4 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (12.90%) Solaris
2 4 (12.90%) Unix
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Integration Testing
1 12 (38.71%) Unit Testing
2 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
4 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (16.13%) ITIL
5 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
5 4 (12.90%) Content Management
5 4 (12.90%) Data Mapping
5 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
5 4 (12.90%) High Availability
5 4 (12.90%) Incident Management
5 4 (12.90%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (12.90%) Load Balancing
5 4 (12.90%) Open Source
5 4 (12.90%) System Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Defect Management
6 3 (9.68%) SDLC
6 3 (9.68%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) C#
2 6 (19.35%) SQL
3 4 (12.90%) PL/SQL
3 4 (12.90%) Shell Script
4 3 (9.68%) XAML
5 1 (3.23%) C++
5 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.23%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
1 3 (9.68%) ISEB
1 3 (9.68%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.23%) APMP
2 1 (3.23%) PhD
2 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.23%) PMP
2 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) iptables
1 4 (12.90%) Postfix
1 4 (12.90%) Sendmail
1 4 (12.90%) vSphere
2 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Cobbler
1 4 (12.90%) OSSEC
1 4 (12.90%) Puppet
2 3 (9.68%) Nagios
3 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle
2 6 (19.35%) HP
3 4 (12.90%) EMC
3 4 (12.90%) LogRhythm
3 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
3 4 (12.90%) ServiceNow
3 4 (12.90%) SolarWinds
3 4 (12.90%) Splunk
3 4 (12.90%) TippingPoint
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco
6 1 (3.23%) arcserve
6 1 (3.23%) CA
6 1 (3.23%) JD Edwards
6 1 (3.23%) SAP