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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Control
Rank 76 61 36
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -25
Contract jobs citing Change Control 2 4 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.18% 0.50% 4.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.68% 5.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 10
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£500 £610 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.03% +90.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £602 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £618 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £33.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -12.00%
Change Control
North West

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
898 592 646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 82.76% 74.09% 75.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 599 312 304
Average daily rate £425 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 33 40
Average hourly rate £17.42 £31.56 £31.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.81% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.40 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.75 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Change Control across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Control across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Change Control Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Control within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
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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
Warrington -18 1 £575 -5.73%
Knutsford - 1 £425 -
Change Control
North West

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (25.00%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) MS Project
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (25.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) VLAN
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (12.50%) Network Management
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
5 1 (12.50%) Application Performance Management
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Management

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Project
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) VLAN
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) MPLS
2 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Junior
2 2 (25.00%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Network Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Transition Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Service Management
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (12.50%) Network Management
5 1 (12.50%) Application Performance Management
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) BT
2 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco