The table below looks at the statistics for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff 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 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Control
Rank 35 39 27
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Contract jobs citing Change Control 11 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.89% 0.34% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.79% 0.49% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 3
Average daily rate
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£325 £238 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.84% -25.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £238 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £238 £324
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.31 £24.25 £28.32
% change year-on-year
+45.61% -14.35%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
290 204 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 76.32% 70.34% 71.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 141 110
Average daily rate £350 £340 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £239 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Average hourly rate £9.50 £17.67 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.22% +7.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.70 £16.04 £13.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £19.17 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Change Control Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Change Control
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Control across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Change Control Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Change Control
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Change Control Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
1 8 (57.14%) Cognos
1 8 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (42.86%) Finance
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) DTS
5 3 (21.43%) ETL
5 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
6 2 (14.29%) VB
6 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 2 (14.29%) Windows
6 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 2 (14.29%) Business Objects
6 2 (14.29%) Cognos Powerplay
6 2 (14.29%) Star Schema
6 2 (14.29%) ISEB
6 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 2 (14.29%) Banking
6 2 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 2 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (14.29%) Cognos Analysis Studio

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) Lync
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 2 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (7.14%) Final Cut Pro
2 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Project
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (21.43%) DTS
6 2 (14.29%) Star Schema
6 2 (14.29%) Cognos Powerplay
6 2 (14.29%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 2 (14.29%) Cognos Report Studio
6 2 (14.29%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 2 (14.29%) Cognos Transformer
7 1 (7.14%) Data Mart
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
1 8 (57.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Developer Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Office Support
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Tester
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (21.43%) Project Management
2 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) ETL
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 2 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Critical Path Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
3 2 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) CCA
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Cognos
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Business Objects
4 1 (7.14%) SAP
4 1 (7.14%) Apple