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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Control
Rank 145 136 153
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +17
Contract jobs citing Change Control 30 50 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.87% 1.08% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 1.28% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 33 36
Median daily rate £450 £375 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -22.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £191 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £450 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £393 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £21.75 £23.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-31.25% +14.28%
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
3012 3900 4644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.58% 84.23% 80.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2403 3110 3488
Median daily rate £475 £473 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.52% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 36 52
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.25 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Change Control as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 September 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 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Change Control also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 44 (60.27%) Finance
2 21 (28.77%) CheckPoint
2 21 (28.77%) Firewall
3 20 (27.40%) Cisco
4 19 (26.03%) Windows
5 17 (23.29%) Financial Institution
5 17 (23.29%) BGP
5 17 (23.29%) Data Centre
6 15 (20.55%) Multicast
6 15 (20.55%) TCP/IP
6 15 (20.55%) Hedge funds
7 14 (19.18%) Microsoft
8 13 (17.81%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (17.81%) ITIL
8 13 (17.81%) Project Management
9 12 (16.44%) CCNP
9 12 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (15.07%) Network Design
11 10 (13.70%) CCDP
12 9 (12.33%) Linux
12 9 (12.33%) Security Cleared
13 8 (10.96%) IIS
13 8 (10.96%) MS Office
13 8 (10.96%) Unix
13 8 (10.96%) Red Hat
14 7 (9.59%) Change Management
14 7 (9.59%) Risk Management
14 7 (9.59%) SC Cleared
14 7 (9.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (9.59%) Information Security

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (10.96%) IIS
2 6 (8.22%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.74%) Apache
3 2 (2.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.74%) JBoss
3 2 (2.74%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.37%) CMS
4 1 (1.37%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.37%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (10.96%) MS Office
2 5 (6.85%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) Office 365
2 1 (1.37%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 21 (28.77%) Firewall
2 17 (23.29%) BGP
3 15 (20.55%) Multicast
3 15 (20.55%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.48%) Internet
4 4 (5.48%) MPLS
4 4 (5.48%) WAN
5 3 (4.11%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (4.11%) LAN
5 3 (4.11%) Network Security
6 2 (2.74%) EIGRP
6 2 (2.74%) IP Telephony
6 2 (2.74%) IPsec
6 2 (2.74%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.37%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.37%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (1.37%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (1.37%) GLBP
7 1 (1.37%) HSRP
7 1 (1.37%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.74%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.37%) GIS
3 1 (1.37%) Informix
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.37%) JIRA
2 1 (1.37%) Toad
General
1 44 (60.27%) Finance
2 17 (23.29%) Financial Institution
3 7 (9.59%) Banking
4 4 (5.48%) Retail
5 1 (1.37%) Electronics
5 1 (1.37%) Legal
5 1 (1.37%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (24.66%) Network Engineer
2 10 (13.70%) Delivery Manager
3 9 (12.33%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 9 (12.33%) Technical Manager
4 7 (9.59%) Project Manager
5 5 (6.85%) Administrator
5 5 (6.85%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Programme Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) IT Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (4.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.11%) Security Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) Architect
8 2 (2.74%) Consultant
8 2 (2.74%) IT Operations Manager
8 2 (2.74%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) Operations Manager
8 2 (2.74%) Senior Manager
8 2 (2.74%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.48%) .NET
2 2 (2.74%) CSS
2 2 (2.74%) Middleware
2 2 (2.74%) WAP
3 1 (1.37%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.37%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.37%) HTML
3 1 (1.37%) J2EE
3 1 (1.37%) Java EE
3 1 (1.37%) jQuery
3 1 (1.37%) JSON
3 1 (1.37%) LINQ
3 1 (1.37%) Web Services
3 1 (1.37%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.29%) Data Centre
2 15 (20.55%) Hedge funds
3 6 (8.22%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.11%) Clustering
5 1 (1.37%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.37%) CMDB
5 1 (1.37%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.37%) DataPower
5 1 (1.37%) Equities
5 1 (1.37%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.37%) NHS
5 1 (1.37%) Ontologies
5 1 (1.37%) PKI
5 1 (1.37%) PMI
5 1 (1.37%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.37%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.03%) Windows
2 9 (12.33%) Linux
3 8 (10.96%) Unix
4 7 (9.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.74%) Solaris
5 2 (2.74%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.37%) CentOS
6 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.81%) ITIL
1 13 (17.81%) Project Management
2 12 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (15.07%) Network Design
4 7 (9.59%) Change Management
4 7 (9.59%) Information Security
4 7 (9.59%) Risk Management
4 7 (9.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (8.22%) Dependency Management
5 6 (8.22%) PRINCE2
5 6 (8.22%) Security Management
6 5 (6.85%) Information Assurance
6 5 (6.85%) Information Security Management
6 5 (6.85%) Migration
6 5 (6.85%) Programme Management
6 5 (6.85%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (5.48%) E-Commerce
7 4 (5.48%) Incident Management
7 4 (5.48%) ISMS
7 4 (5.48%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.85%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.48%) Java
3 3 (4.11%) C
3 3 (4.11%) C#
3 3 (4.11%) Perl
3 3 (4.11%) Python
4 2 (2.74%) SQL
5 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.37%) Ruby
5 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (17.81%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (16.44%) CCNP
3 10 (13.70%) CCDP
4 9 (12.33%) Security Cleared
5 7 (9.59%) SC Cleared
6 6 (8.22%) Degree
6 6 (8.22%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (6.85%) CISM
7 5 (6.85%) CISSP
7 5 (6.85%) PMP
8 4 (5.48%) IISP
9 3 (4.11%) PMI Certification
10 2 (2.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (2.74%) MCP
10 2 (2.74%) MCSA
10 2 (2.74%) MCSE
10 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.37%) CCNA
11 1 (1.37%) CRISC
11 1 (1.37%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (6.85%) SLA
2 4 (5.48%) GPG13
2 4 (5.48%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (4.11%) QA
4 1 (1.37%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.37%) ISO 14001
4 1 (1.37%) ISO27002
4 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.37%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (6.85%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.11%) GPFS
3 2 (2.74%) vSphere
4 1 (1.37%) KVM
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.37%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (2.74%) Puppet
2 2 (2.74%) SCCM
2 2 (2.74%) SCOM
3 1 (1.37%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.37%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.37%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.37%) OpenView
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 21 (28.77%) CheckPoint
2 20 (27.40%) Cisco
3 14 (19.18%) Microsoft
4 8 (10.96%) Red Hat
5 7 (9.59%) VMware
6 5 (6.85%) BMC
6 5 (6.85%) Remedy
7 4 (5.48%) F5
8 3 (4.11%) Citrix
9 2 (2.74%) Juniper
9 2 (2.74%) Oracle
9 2 (2.74%) TOWER Software
9 2 (2.74%) Veritas
10 1 (1.37%) Atlassian
10 1 (1.37%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.37%) BT
10 1 (1.37%) Civica
10 1 (1.37%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.37%) NetScout
10 1 (1.37%) ProCurve