The table below looks at the statistics for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Control
Rank 24 20 37
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +17
Contract jobs citing Change Control 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.71% 1.50% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 1.82% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate £332 £355 £251
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.47% +41.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £389 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.53% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.75 £31.44 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+35.97% +14.32%
Change Control
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
100 110 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 85.47% 82.71% 89.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 67 73
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £278 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £600 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 21
Average hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £42.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -35.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £13.50 £31.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Change Control Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Change Control
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Change Control Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Change Control
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Local Government
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) Critical Path Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
General
1 2 (66.67%) Local Government
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) PMO Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Critical Path Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft