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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Control
Rank 117 143 142
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -1
Contract jobs citing Change Control 40 59 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.20% 1.06% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 1.33% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 42 39
Median daily rate £443 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £255 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £536 £621
UK excluding London median daily rate £332 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.60% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £16.25 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
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
2831 4452 4896
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.91% 80.16% 79.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2319 3508 3696
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 40 44
Median hourly rate £19.00 £29.15 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.81% +34.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £95.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 40 (57.97%) Finance
2 20 (28.99%) Project Management
3 15 (21.74%) Red Hat
3 15 (21.74%) Unix
4 14 (20.29%) Linux
5 13 (18.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (17.39%) MS Office
6 12 (17.39%) Cisco
6 12 (17.39%) Microsoft
7 10 (14.49%) Change Management
7 10 (14.49%) Banking
8 9 (13.04%) Information Security
8 9 (13.04%) CheckPoint
8 9 (13.04%) Windows
8 9 (13.04%) ITIL
9 8 (11.59%) Python
9 8 (11.59%) VMware
9 8 (11.59%) Firewall
9 8 (11.59%) Risk Management
9 8 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (11.59%) Security Cleared
9 8 (11.59%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (10.14%) BGP
10 7 (10.14%) Veritas
10 7 (10.14%) Solaris
10 7 (10.14%) PRINCE2
11 6 (8.70%) SharePoint
11 6 (8.70%) CCNP
11 6 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery

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 6 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.25%) IIS
3 2 (2.90%) Apache
3 2 (2.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.90%) JBoss
3 2 (2.90%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.45%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (17.39%) MS Office
2 4 (5.80%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.80%) MS Project
3 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.45%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Office 365
2 1 (1.45%) Force.com
2 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.59%) Firewall
2 7 (10.14%) BGP
3 5 (7.25%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.80%) Multicast
5 3 (4.35%) DNS
5 3 (4.35%) EIGRP
5 3 (4.35%) Internet
5 3 (4.35%) LAN
5 3 (4.35%) MPLS
5 3 (4.35%) SAN
5 3 (4.35%) WAN
6 2 (2.90%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.90%) NAS
6 2 (2.90%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.45%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.45%) GLBP
7 1 (1.45%) HSRP
7 1 (1.45%) Junos
7 1 (1.45%) NX-OS
7 1 (1.45%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (2.90%) RDBMS
1 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
1 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.45%) JIRA
2 1 (1.45%) Subversion
General
1 40 (57.97%) Finance
2 10 (14.49%) Banking
3 5 (7.25%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.35%) Law
4 3 (4.35%) Legal
5 2 (2.90%) Front Office
5 2 (2.90%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.45%) Electronics
6 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (20.29%) Project Manager
2 9 (13.04%) Analyst
3 8 (11.59%) Network Engineer
4 5 (7.25%) Administrator
4 5 (7.25%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (7.25%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (7.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (7.25%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (5.80%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (4.35%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.35%) Security Engineer
6 3 (4.35%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 3 (4.35%) Technical Manager
7 2 (2.90%) Implementation Manager
7 2 (2.90%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (2.90%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (2.90%) Junior Project Manager
7 2 (2.90%) Programme Manager
7 2 (2.90%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (2.90%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) .NET
2 2 (2.90%) WAP
3 1 (1.45%) Ajax
3 1 (1.45%) CSS
3 1 (1.45%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.45%) HTML
3 1 (1.45%) J2EE
3 1 (1.45%) Web Services
3 1 (1.45%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.45%) XML
3 1 (1.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.80%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.80%) Hedge funds
3 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.35%) Clustering
4 2 (2.90%) NHS
4 2 (2.90%) PMI
5 1 (1.45%) BBC
5 1 (1.45%) CMDB
5 1 (1.45%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.45%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.45%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.45%) Ontologies
5 1 (1.45%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.45%) Tandem
5 1 (1.45%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.45%) User Experience
5 1 (1.45%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.74%) Unix
2 14 (20.29%) Linux
3 13 (18.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (13.04%) Windows
5 7 (10.14%) Solaris
6 3 (4.35%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.90%) HPUX
8 1 (1.45%) AIX
8 1 (1.45%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.99%) Project Management
2 10 (14.49%) Change Management
3 9 (13.04%) Information Security
3 9 (13.04%) ITIL
4 8 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (11.59%) Risk Management
4 8 (11.59%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (10.14%) PRINCE2
6 6 (8.70%) Asset Management
6 6 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (7.25%) Business Analysis
7 5 (7.25%) Dependency Management
7 5 (7.25%) Programme Management
7 5 (7.25%) Security Management
7 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.80%) Migration
8 4 (5.80%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (5.80%) Portfolio Management
8 4 (5.80%) Resource Management
8 4 (5.80%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.59%) Python
2 4 (5.80%) Perl
3 3 (4.35%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.90%) C
4 2 (2.90%) C#
4 2 (2.90%) Java
4 2 (2.90%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.90%) SQL
5 1 (1.45%) C++
5 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.45%) Korn
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.70%) CCNP
2 6 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (7.25%) Degree
3 5 (7.25%) PMI Certification
4 4 (5.80%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.35%) CCDP
5 3 (4.35%) CISM
5 3 (4.35%) CISSP
5 3 (4.35%) IISP
5 3 (4.35%) PMP
6 2 (2.90%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.90%) MCSA
6 2 (2.90%) MCSE
6 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.45%) CCSA
7 1 (1.45%) CCSE
7 1 (1.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) GPG13
1 3 (4.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (4.35%) QA
1 3 (4.35%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.45%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 6 (8.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 6 (8.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 6 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (5.80%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.35%) GPFS
4 2 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.45%) Samba
5 1 (1.45%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.45%) XenApp
5 1 (1.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) Puppet
2 3 (4.35%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (2.90%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (2.90%) Windows Intune
4 1 (1.45%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.45%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.45%) Control-M
4 1 (1.45%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.45%) OpenView
Vendors
1 15 (21.74%) Red Hat
2 12 (17.39%) Cisco
2 12 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 9 (13.04%) CheckPoint
4 8 (11.59%) VMware
5 7 (10.14%) Veritas
6 5 (7.25%) BMC
7 3 (4.35%) Citrix
7 3 (4.35%) Oracle
7 3 (4.35%) Remedy
8 2 (2.90%) F5
8 2 (2.90%) NetApp
8 2 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.90%) SAP
8 2 (2.90%) Solace
9 1 (1.45%) Ciena
9 1 (1.45%) Reuters
9 1 (1.45%) ScanSafe
9 1 (1.45%) Splunk
9 1 (1.45%) WorldPay