The table below looks at the statistics 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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Control
Rank 125 144 145
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +1
Contract jobs citing Change Control 28 44 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.89% 0.86% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 1.06% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 27 34
Average daily rate £434 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £290 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £508 £527
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £373
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £31.44 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+36.76% +14.32%
Change Control
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2644 4159 4730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.04% 80.90% 79.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2091 3247 3422
Average daily rate £488 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £318 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 36 51
Average hourly rate £24.00 £23.10 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.91% -15.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £45.50 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016, 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 24 (44.44%) Finance
2 17 (31.48%) Project Management
3 13 (24.07%) Banking
4 12 (22.22%) SQL
5 9 (16.67%) Oracle
5 9 (16.67%) Windows
6 8 (14.81%) Linux
6 8 (14.81%) Red Hat
6 8 (14.81%) VMware
6 8 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (12.96%) Change Management
7 7 (12.96%) ITIL
7 7 (12.96%) Cisco
7 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 6 (11.11%) PRINCE2
8 6 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (11.11%) Degree
9 5 (9.26%) Asset Management
9 5 (9.26%) Information Security
9 5 (9.26%) Programme Management
9 5 (9.26%) NetApp
9 5 (9.26%) Unix
9 5 (9.26%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
9 5 (9.26%) Active Directory
10 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (7.41%) SAN
10 4 (7.41%) HPUX

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.85%) Apache
2 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Office
2 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.56%) MS Project
3 2 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.85%) Primavera
1 1 (1.85%) Summit
1 1 (1.85%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) DNS
1 4 (7.41%) SAN
2 3 (5.56%) DHCP
3 2 (3.70%) Firewall
3 2 (3.70%) NAS
3 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.85%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.85%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.85%) Network Security
4 1 (1.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.56%) MySQL
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.85%) Informix
4 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.85%) OLAP
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.85%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.70%) Subversion
2 1 (1.85%) JIRA
2 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.85%) Toad
General
1 24 (44.44%) Finance
2 13 (24.07%) Banking
3 4 (7.41%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.56%) Legal
4 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.70%) Law
6 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (29.63%) Analyst
2 8 (14.81%) Project Manager
3 5 (9.26%) PMO Analyst
4 4 (7.41%) Business Analyst
4 4 (7.41%) Developer
4 4 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (7.41%) Support Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (5.56%) Administrator
5 3 (5.56%) Banking Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) NetApp Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Senior PMO
5 3 (5.56%) Senior PMO Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 2 (3.70%) DevOps Specialist
6 2 (3.70%) Excel Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) IT Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Risk Support Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) .NET
2 2 (3.70%) Web Services
3 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.85%) Ajax
3 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.85%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.85%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (1.85%) LAMP
3 1 (1.85%) Middleware
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (1.85%) REST
3 1 (1.85%) SOAP
3 1 (1.85%) Velocity
3 1 (1.85%) XML
3 1 (1.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.56%) Credit Risk
2 3 (5.56%) Market Risk
3 2 (3.70%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.70%) Clustering
3 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.70%) PMI
3 2 (3.70%) Replication
4 1 (1.85%) BBC
4 1 (1.85%) CMDB
4 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) Grid Computing
4 1 (1.85%) NHS
4 1 (1.85%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (1.85%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.85%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.85%) Statistics
4 1 (1.85%) Tandem
4 1 (1.85%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.67%) Windows
2 8 (14.81%) Linux
3 5 (9.26%) Unix
4 4 (7.41%) HPUX
5 3 (5.56%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.70%) Solaris
6 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.85%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (1.85%) VMS
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) Project Management
2 7 (12.96%) Change Management
2 7 (12.96%) ITIL
3 6 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 6 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (9.26%) Asset Management
4 5 (9.26%) Information Security
4 5 (9.26%) Programme Management
5 4 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.56%) Business Analysis
6 3 (5.56%) Configuration Management
6 3 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (5.56%) Dependency Management
6 3 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (5.56%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (5.56%) Risk Management
6 3 (5.56%) Service Management
7 2 (3.70%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.22%) SQL
2 4 (7.41%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.56%) PL/SQL
3 3 (5.56%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.70%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.70%) C#
4 2 (3.70%) Python
4 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.85%) C++
5 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.85%) Korn
5 1 (1.85%) PHP
5 1 (1.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) Degree
2 4 (7.41%) MCSE
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) MCP
3 2 (3.70%) MCSA
3 2 (3.70%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.70%) RHCE
3 2 (3.70%) RHCSA
4 1 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.70%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) EMIR
2 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.26%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.70%) vSphere
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (1.85%) XenApp
4 1 (1.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Puppet
2 2 (3.70%) Ansible
2 2 (3.70%) Control-M
2 2 (3.70%) Nagios
2 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.85%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (1.85%) SCCM
3 1 (1.85%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (1.85%) vMotion
3 1 (1.85%) WMI
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) Oracle
2 8 (14.81%) Red Hat
2 8 (14.81%) VMware
3 7 (12.96%) Cisco
4 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 5 (9.26%) NetApp
6 3 (5.56%) CheckPoint
6 3 (5.56%) Citrix
7 2 (3.70%) HP
7 2 (3.70%) Remedy
7 2 (3.70%) Sybase
7 2 (3.70%) Veritas
7 2 (3.70%) WorldPay
8 1 (1.85%) AppSense
8 1 (1.85%) F5
8 1 (1.85%) GoldenSource
8 1 (1.85%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.85%) Isilon
8 1 (1.85%) Riverbed
8 1 (1.85%) Sophos
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