The table below looks at the statistics for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Change Control
North West / Cheshire
Rank 45 61 48
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -13
Contract jobs citing Change Control 3 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.59% 1.61% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 1.94% 2.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Median daily rate £225 £270 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -30.32%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.71 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +16.66%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
408 773 631
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 80.63% 82.85% 80.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 480 392
Median daily rate £413 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 34 34
Median hourly rate £42.48 £22.54 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.44% -45.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £18.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.95 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Change Control
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Change Control Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Control within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe - 2 - -
Change Control
North West

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 15 (78.95%) Configuration Management
1 15 (78.95%) Project Management
2 11 (57.89%) Service Delivery
3 10 (52.63%) Programme Management
3 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (47.37%) JIRA
4 9 (47.37%) MS Office
4 9 (47.37%) Wiki
5 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
5 8 (42.11%) MS Visio
5 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 8 (42.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (36.84%) Windows
7 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
7 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
7 6 (31.58%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (26.32%) Problem Management
8 5 (26.32%) Change Management
9 4 (21.05%) Blackberry
9 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
9 4 (21.05%) LAN
9 4 (21.05%) WAN
9 4 (21.05%) Smartphone
9 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
9 4 (21.05%) Windows Phone
9 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
10 3 (15.79%) Finance
11 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Applications
1 9 (47.37%) MS Office
2 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
2 8 (42.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (42.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.26%) MS Project
3 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) IaaS
1 1 (5.26%) PaaS
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) LAN
1 4 (21.05%) WAN
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) JIRA
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Back Office
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Delivery Manager
2 7 (36.84%) Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Service Manager
3 5 (26.32%) Services Delivery Manager
3 5 (26.32%) Support Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Support
4 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Programme Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Mechanical Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) PMO Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Wiki
2 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
3 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (21.05%) Blackberry
4 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
4 4 (21.05%) Smartphone
5 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Configuration Management
1 15 (78.95%) Project Management
2 11 (57.89%) Service Delivery
3 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (52.63%) Programme Management
4 6 (31.58%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 5 (26.32%) Change Management
5 5 (26.32%) Problem Management
6 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Earned Value Management
7 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
7 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.53%) Translating Business Requirements
8 1 (5.26%) Critical Path Analysis
8 1 (5.26%) Data Visualisation
8 1 (5.26%) Logistic Regression
8 1 (5.26%) Neural Network
8 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.26%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (10.53%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco
2 1 (5.26%) F5