The first table below looks at the demand for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Control
Rank 135 125 110
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -15
Contract jobs citing Change Control 77 73 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.19% 1.17% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 1.56% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 42 94
Average daily rate £400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £326 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £345
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £32.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.06% +28.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4902 4666 5879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.95% 74.87% 72.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3582 3576 4142
Average daily rate £450 £450 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 50 92
Average hourly rate £25.00 £135.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.48% +440.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.87 £17.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £135.00 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Change Control
London

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Change Control Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Change Control
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Control across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Change Control Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Change Control
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Change Control Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 70 (49.30%) Finance
2 38 (26.76%) Project Management
3 30 (21.13%) Banking
4 25 (17.61%) Security Cleared
5 23 (16.20%) User Acceptance Testing
5 23 (16.20%) Windows
6 21 (14.79%) Release Management
7 20 (14.08%) Degree
7 20 (14.08%) PRINCE2
7 20 (14.08%) Microsoft
8 19 (13.38%) Active Directory
8 19 (13.38%) Document Management
8 19 (13.38%) Investment Banking
9 18 (12.68%) Change Management
9 18 (12.68%) UML
10 16 (11.27%) ITIL
10 16 (11.27%) Legal
11 15 (10.56%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (10.56%) Programme Management
11 15 (10.56%) SQL
11 15 (10.56%) BPR
11 15 (10.56%) Systems Analysis
11 15 (10.56%) Credit Risk
12 14 (9.86%) Data Modelling
12 14 (9.86%) Telecoms
13 13 (9.15%) SQL Server
14 12 (8.45%) Risk Management
14 12 (8.45%) Project Planning
14 12 (8.45%) SC Cleared
14 12 (8.45%) PowerShell

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 5 (3.52%) SharePoint
1 5 (3.52%) IIS
2 4 (2.82%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.11%) Apache
3 3 (2.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.41%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.41%) CMS
5 1 (0.70%) SAS
5 1 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.70%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 11 (7.75%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.93%) MS Project
3 6 (4.23%) MS Office
4 3 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.70%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Hyperion Enterprise
1 1 (0.70%) Endur
1 1 (0.70%) Markit EDM
1 1 (0.70%) Aligne
1 1 (0.70%) SAP BPC
1 1 (0.70%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (0.70%) ZaiNet
1 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.70%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.93%) Firewall
1 7 (4.93%) TCP/IP
2 6 (4.23%) WAN
3 5 (3.52%) DNS
4 4 (2.82%) NetScaler
4 4 (2.82%) FTP
4 4 (2.82%) LAN
4 4 (2.82%) PBX
4 4 (2.82%) VoIP
5 3 (2.11%) Wireless
5 3 (2.11%) Broadband
5 3 (2.11%) SMTP
5 3 (2.11%) VPN
5 3 (2.11%) DHCP
5 3 (2.11%) Unified Communications
5 3 (2.11%) Multicast
6 2 (1.41%) MRTG
6 2 (1.41%) NetScreen
7 1 (0.70%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.82%) Relational Database
2 4 (2.82%) MySQL
3 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.41%) Pentaho
4 2 (1.41%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.41%) Big Data
4 2 (1.41%) Apache Hive
4 2 (1.41%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.41%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.41%) HBase
4 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (1.41%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.70%) Essbase
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.70%) OLAP
5 1 (0.70%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.82%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.41%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.70%) Serena SBM
3 1 (0.70%) Subversion
3 1 (0.70%) JUnit
3 1 (0.70%) MSI
3 1 (0.70%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.70%) JIRA
3 1 (0.70%) jMock
General
1 70 (49.30%) Finance
2 30 (21.13%) Banking
3 19 (13.38%) Investment Banking
4 16 (11.27%) Legal
5 14 (9.86%) Telecoms
6 7 (4.93%) Retail
7 4 (2.82%) Financial Institution
8 3 (2.11%) Law
9 2 (1.41%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.41%) Marketing
9 2 (1.41%) Multimedia
9 2 (1.41%) Back Office
10 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.70%) Advertising
10 1 (0.70%) Publishing
10 1 (0.70%) Front Office
10 1 (0.70%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.70%) French Language
Job Titles
1 40 (28.17%) Analyst
2 28 (19.72%) Business Analyst
3 26 (18.31%) Project Manager
4 15 (10.56%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
4 15 (10.56%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 14 (9.86%) Risk Analyst
5 14 (9.86%) Credit Analyst
5 14 (9.86%) IT Business Analyst
5 14 (9.86%) Legal Analyst
6 11 (7.75%) Consultant
7 7 (4.93%) Support Analyst
7 7 (4.93%) Developer
7 7 (4.93%) PMO Manager
8 6 (4.23%) Network Engineer
9 5 (3.52%) Applications Support
9 5 (3.52%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (3.52%) Applications Support Analyst
10 4 (2.82%) Programme Support Officer
10 4 (2.82%) Build Engineer
10 4 (2.82%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.82%) jQuery
1 4 (2.82%) Application Packaging
1 4 (2.82%) ASP.NET
1 4 (2.82%) .NET
2 3 (2.11%) HTML
2 3 (2.11%) ADO.NET
2 3 (2.11%) CSS
3 2 (1.41%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (1.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (1.41%) MapReduce
3 2 (1.41%) JSP
3 2 (1.41%) Web Services
3 2 (1.41%) XML
3 2 (1.41%) J2EE
3 2 (1.41%) LAMP
4 1 (0.70%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.70%) Spring
4 1 (0.70%) JTA
4 1 (0.70%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.56%) Credit Risk
2 7 (4.93%) Management Information System
2 7 (4.93%) Blackberry
3 4 (2.82%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.11%) FMCG
4 3 (2.11%) CMDB
5 2 (1.41%) Ergonomics
5 2 (1.41%) Web 2.0
5 2 (1.41%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.41%) Biometrics
6 1 (0.70%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.70%) Replication
6 1 (0.70%) Clustering
6 1 (0.70%) STB
6 1 (0.70%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.70%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.70%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 23 (16.20%) Windows
2 9 (6.34%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (6.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (5.63%) Linux
4 5 (3.52%) UNIX
4 5 (3.52%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.82%) Solaris
6 1 (0.70%) pSOS
6 1 (0.70%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.70%) AIX
6 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.70%) CentOS
6 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (26.76%) Project Management
2 23 (16.20%) User Acceptance Testing
3 21 (14.79%) Release Management
4 20 (14.08%) PRINCE2
5 19 (13.38%) Document Management
6 18 (12.68%) Change Management
6 18 (12.68%) UML
7 16 (11.27%) ITIL
8 15 (10.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (10.56%) Programme Management
8 15 (10.56%) BPR
8 15 (10.56%) Systems Analysis
9 14 (9.86%) Data Modelling
10 12 (8.45%) Risk Management
10 12 (8.45%) Project Planning
11 11 (7.75%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (7.04%) Configuration Management
12 10 (7.04%) Migration
13 9 (6.34%) Problem Management
14 8 (5.63%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.56%) SQL
2 12 (8.45%) PowerShell
3 7 (4.93%) VB
4 4 (2.82%) Perl
5 3 (2.11%) Java
5 3 (2.11%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.11%) ActionScript
5 3 (2.11%) ActionScript 2.0
6 2 (1.41%) Ruby
6 2 (1.41%) C
6 2 (1.41%) Python
7 1 (0.70%) C#
7 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (17.61%) Security Cleared
2 20 (14.08%) Degree
3 12 (8.45%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.93%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (4.23%) DV Cleared
5 6 (4.23%) PMP
6 5 (3.52%) PMI Certification
6 5 (3.52%) CCNP
6 5 (3.52%) CCNA
7 4 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.82%) MCSE
8 3 (2.11%) JNCIA
9 2 (1.41%) JNCIS
9 2 (1.41%) ISEB
9 2 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.70%) MCSA
10 1 (0.70%) CCA
10 1 (0.70%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.23%) QA
2 2 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.41%) SLA
3 1 (0.70%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.70%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.70%) Basel III
3 1 (0.70%) P3O
System Software
1 19 (13.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.82%) VMware ESX
3 3 (2.11%) ISA Server
3 3 (2.11%) vSphere
4 2 (1.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.70%) NFS
5 1 (0.70%) XenApp
5 1 (0.70%) XenServer
5 1 (0.70%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (3.52%) SCCM
2 3 (2.11%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (2.11%) MAILsweeper
2 3 (2.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (2.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (2.11%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 2 (1.41%) WSUS
3 2 (1.41%) Oozie
4 1 (0.70%) Nagios
4 1 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (14.08%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.63%) Cisco
3 7 (4.93%) Citrix
4 6 (4.23%) Symantec
4 6 (4.23%) VMware
5 5 (3.52%) Oracle
5 5 (3.52%) Juniper
5 5 (3.52%) Sun
5 5 (3.52%) Remedy
6 4 (2.82%) F5
6 4 (2.82%) CA
6 4 (2.82%) HP
7 3 (2.11%) Open Text
7 3 (2.11%) Cognos
7 3 (2.11%) Websense
7 3 (2.11%) Clearswift
7 3 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.11%) RightFax
8 2 (1.41%) Microgen
8 2 (1.41%) ProCurve
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