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 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Control
Rank 129 130 105
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -25
Contract jobs citing Change Control 75 76 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.21% 1.21% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 1.62% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 45 90
Average daily rate £400 £440 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £315 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £21.75 £26.66 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.41% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £36.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.13% +44.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4716 4704 5860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.77% 74.94% 72.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3472 3577 4134
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 £638
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 49 91
Average hourly rate £25.00 £135.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.48% +500.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £17.50 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £135.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
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 24 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 24 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 69 (49.29%) Finance
2 37 (26.43%) Project Management
3 31 (22.14%) Banking
4 25 (17.86%) Security Cleared
5 24 (17.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 23 (16.43%) Windows
7 22 (15.71%) Release Management
8 20 (14.29%) Degree
8 20 (14.29%) PRINCE2
8 20 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 20 (14.29%) Investment Banking
9 19 (13.57%) Document Management
9 19 (13.57%) UML
10 18 (12.86%) Active Directory
10 18 (12.86%) Change Management
11 17 (12.14%) Legal
12 16 (11.43%) Systems Analysis
12 16 (11.43%) BPR
12 16 (11.43%) Credit Risk
13 15 (10.71%) ITIL
13 15 (10.71%) Data Modelling
13 15 (10.71%) SQL
13 15 (10.71%) Programme Management
13 15 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (9.29%) Telecoms
14 13 (9.29%) SQL Server
15 12 (8.57%) Risk Management
15 12 (8.57%) SC Cleared
15 12 (8.57%) PowerShell
16 11 (7.86%) Project Planning

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 (3.57%) SharePoint
1 5 (3.57%) IIS
2 4 (2.86%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (2.14%) Apache
4 2 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.43%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.43%) CMS
5 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.71%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.71%) SAS
5 1 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (7.86%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.00%) MS Project
3 5 (3.57%) MS Office
4 3 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.71%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Endur
1 1 (0.71%) Hyperion Enterprise
1 1 (0.71%) ZaiNet
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.71%) CA Clarity
1 1 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.71%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (0.71%) Aligne
1 1 (0.71%) SAP BPC
1 1 (0.71%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.00%) Firewall
2 6 (4.29%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.57%) WAN
3 5 (3.57%) DNS
4 4 (2.86%) FTP
5 3 (2.14%) Wireless
5 3 (2.14%) SMTP
5 3 (2.14%) DHCP
5 3 (2.14%) VPN
5 3 (2.14%) Broadband
5 3 (2.14%) LAN
5 3 (2.14%) PBX
5 3 (2.14%) VoIP
5 3 (2.14%) NetScaler
5 3 (2.14%) Multicast
6 2 (1.43%) MRTG
6 2 (1.43%) Unified Communications
6 2 (1.43%) NetScreen
7 1 (0.71%) Intranet
7 1 (0.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.86%) MySQL
2 4 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.43%) Pentaho
4 2 (1.43%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.43%) Apache Hive
4 2 (1.43%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.43%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.43%) HBase
4 2 (1.43%) Big Data
4 2 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.43%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.71%) Essbase
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.71%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.71%) OLAP
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.86%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.43%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.71%) JUnit
3 1 (0.71%) MSI
3 1 (0.71%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.71%) Serena SBM
3 1 (0.71%) Subversion
3 1 (0.71%) JIRA
3 1 (0.71%) jMock
General
1 69 (49.29%) Finance
2 31 (22.14%) Banking
3 20 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 17 (12.14%) Legal
5 13 (9.29%) Telecoms
6 7 (5.00%) Retail
7 4 (2.86%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.43%) Back Office
8 2 (1.43%) Multimedia
8 2 (1.43%) Law
8 2 (1.43%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.43%) Marketing
9 1 (0.71%) French Language
9 1 (0.71%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.71%) Front Office
9 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.71%) Advertising
9 1 (0.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 41 (29.29%) Analyst
2 29 (20.71%) Business Analyst
3 26 (18.57%) Project Manager
4 16 (11.43%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
4 16 (11.43%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 15 (10.71%) Risk Analyst
5 15 (10.71%) IT Business Analyst
5 15 (10.71%) Legal Analyst
5 15 (10.71%) Credit Analyst
6 11 (7.86%) Consultant
7 7 (5.00%) Developer
7 7 (5.00%) Support Analyst
7 7 (5.00%) PMO Manager
8 5 (3.57%) Applications Support
8 5 (3.57%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (3.57%) Network Engineer
8 5 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (2.86%) Technical Manager
9 4 (2.86%) Storage Engineer
9 4 (2.86%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.86%) ASP.NET
1 4 (2.86%) .NET
1 4 (2.86%) Application Packaging
1 4 (2.86%) jQuery
2 3 (2.14%) HTML
2 3 (2.14%) ADO.NET
2 3 (2.14%) CSS
3 2 (1.43%) JSP
3 2 (1.43%) Web Services
3 2 (1.43%) XML
3 2 (1.43%) J2EE
3 2 (1.43%) LAMP
3 2 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (1.43%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (1.43%) MapReduce
3 2 (1.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (0.71%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.71%) Java EE
4 1 (0.71%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.43%) Credit Risk
2 7 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.29%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.86%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.14%) FMCG
5 3 (2.14%) CMDB
6 2 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.43%) Biometrics
6 2 (1.43%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.43%) Web 2.0
6 2 (1.43%) Ergonomics
7 1 (0.71%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.71%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.71%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.71%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.71%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.71%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.71%) Replication
7 1 (0.71%) Clustering
7 1 (0.71%) STB
Operating Systems
1 23 (16.43%) Windows
2 9 (6.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (6.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (5.71%) Linux
4 5 (3.57%) UNIX
4 5 (3.57%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.86%) Solaris
6 2 (1.43%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.71%) CentOS
7 1 (0.71%) AIX
7 1 (0.71%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.71%) pSOS
7 1 (0.71%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (26.43%) Project Management
2 24 (17.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 22 (15.71%) Release Management
4 20 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 19 (13.57%) UML
5 19 (13.57%) Document Management
6 18 (12.86%) Change Management
7 16 (11.43%) BPR
7 16 (11.43%) Systems Analysis
8 15 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (10.71%) Programme Management
8 15 (10.71%) ITIL
8 15 (10.71%) Data Modelling
9 12 (8.57%) Risk Management
10 11 (7.86%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (7.86%) Project Planning
11 10 (7.14%) Migration
12 9 (6.43%) Problem Management
12 9 (6.43%) Configuration Management
13 8 (5.71%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.71%) SQL
2 12 (8.57%) PowerShell
3 7 (5.00%) VB
4 4 (2.86%) Perl
5 3 (2.14%) Java
5 3 (2.14%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.14%) ActionScript
5 3 (2.14%) ActionScript 2.0
6 2 (1.43%) Python
6 2 (1.43%) Ruby
6 2 (1.43%) C
7 1 (0.71%) C#
7 1 (0.71%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 20 (14.29%) Degree
3 12 (8.57%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.29%) DV Cleared
4 6 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (3.57%) PMP
5 5 (3.57%) PMI Certification
6 4 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (2.86%) MCSE
6 4 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (2.86%) CCNP
6 4 (2.86%) CCNA
7 2 (1.43%) ISEB
7 2 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.43%) JNCIA
7 2 (1.43%) JNCIS
8 1 (0.71%) MCITP
8 1 (0.71%) MCSA
8 1 (0.71%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.29%) QA
2 2 (1.43%) SLA
2 2 (1.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.71%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.71%) Basel III
3 1 (0.71%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.71%) P3O
System Software
1 18 (12.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.86%) VMware ESX
2 4 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.14%) ISA Server
3 3 (2.14%) vSphere
4 2 (1.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.71%) XenApp
5 1 (0.71%) XenServer
5 1 (0.71%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.71%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (4.29%) SCCM
2 3 (2.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (2.14%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (2.14%) MAILsweeper
2 3 (2.14%) WSUS
2 3 (2.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 3 (2.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (1.43%) Oozie
4 1 (0.71%) SCOM
4 1 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.71%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.00%) Cisco
3 6 (4.29%) Symantec
3 6 (4.29%) Citrix
3 6 (4.29%) VMware
4 5 (3.57%) Sun
4 5 (3.57%) Oracle
4 5 (3.57%) Remedy
5 4 (2.86%) CA
5 4 (2.86%) Juniper
5 4 (2.86%) HP
5 4 (2.86%) F5
6 3 (2.14%) RightFax
6 3 (2.14%) Open Text
6 3 (2.14%) Cognos
6 3 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.14%) Websense
6 3 (2.14%) Clearswift
7 2 (1.43%) Wyse
7 2 (1.43%) McAfee
City of London
Swan IT Recruitment Limited
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Posted: 17 hours ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nicoll Curtin
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Swan IT Recruitment Limited
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £320 - £395 per day
Posted: 21 days ago