The table below looks at the statistics for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Control
Rank 168 164 159
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing Change Control 649 607 581
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.32% 1.27% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 1.68% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 347 310
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£388 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £231 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 22 23
Average hourly rate £30.00 £25.57 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.34% -11.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £20.18 £17.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £37.39 £47.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
Change Control
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37734 36043 31566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.70% 75.13% 74.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 24299 23133 19378
Average daily rate £418 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1098 1110 988
Average hourly rate £27.50 £29.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Change Control Jobs Demand Trend in England

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in England

Change Control
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Control across the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Change Control Daily Rate Histogram in England

Change Control
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Change Control Hourly Rate Trend in England

Change Control
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Control across the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Change Control Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Control within the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -1 244 £400 -3.61% 52
South East +5 128 £411 +24.62% 23
South West +1 60 £456 +14.06% 7
North West -5 56 £323 +17.27% 23
East of England +14 45 £288 -4.16% 10
West Midlands -9 45 £350 -11.61% 14
East Midlands 0 26 £400 -27.27% 3
North East +7 23 £288 +11.11% 2
Yorkshire -17 22 £385 +26.22% 4
Midlands +1 2 - -
Change Control
UK

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 381 (31.08%) Project Management
2 359 (29.28%) Finance
3 312 (25.45%) PRINCE2
4 236 (19.25%) Microsoft
5 226 (18.43%) ITIL
6 182 (14.85%) Security Cleared
7 175 (14.27%) Stakeholder Management
8 173 (14.11%) Agile Software Development
9 169 (13.78%) Windows
10 166 (13.54%) MS Excel
11 158 (12.89%) Risk Management
12 141 (11.50%) MS Project
13 139 (11.34%) MS Office
14 135 (11.01%) Programme Management
15 123 (10.03%) SC Cleared
16 122 (9.95%) Migration
17 117 (9.54%) SQL
18 113 (9.22%) Change Management
19 101 (8.24%) SQL Server
19 101 (8.24%) Project Planning
20 99 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
21 96 (7.83%) Linux
22 95 (7.75%) Oracle
22 95 (7.75%) Configuration Management
23 93 (7.59%) Banking
24 89 (7.26%) VMware
25 87 (7.10%) SAP
26 82 (6.69%) Cisco
27 81 (6.61%) Management Information System
28 80 (6.53%) QA

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 74 (6.04%) SharePoint
2 39 (3.18%) Apache
3 36 (2.94%) MS Exchange
4 30 (2.45%) CMS
5 28 (2.28%) IIS
6 23 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (1.14%) Tomcat
7 14 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
7 14 (1.14%) WebSphere
8 12 (0.98%) WebLogic
9 11 (0.90%) SAS
9 11 (0.90%) Lync
10 8 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
10 8 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
11 7 (0.57%) JBoss
12 4 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 4 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.33%) FileNet
13 3 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 166 (13.54%) MS Excel
2 141 (11.50%) MS Project
3 139 (11.34%) MS Office
4 69 (5.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 36 (2.94%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.49%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.082%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.082%) Windchill
8 1 (0.082%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.082%) Weka
Business Applications
1 16 (1.31%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (1.22%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (0.98%) Primavera
4 10 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (0.73%) Magento
6 6 (0.49%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 6 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.49%) CA PPM
7 5 (0.41%) SAP FI-AP
7 5 (0.41%) Oracle Payroll
8 4 (0.33%) SAP QM
9 3 (0.24%) SAP ERP
9 3 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.24%) Oracle Cash Management
10 2 (0.16%) Eikon
10 2 (0.16%) Aligne
10 2 (0.16%) Endur
10 2 (0.16%) SAP FI
10 2 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.39%) Office 365
2 12 (0.98%) SaaS
3 7 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.33%) PaaS
5 1 (0.082%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.082%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.082%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.082%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.082%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.082%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.082%) FinancialForce.com
5 1 (0.082%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.082%) Route 53
5 1 (0.082%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 70 (5.71%) Firewall
2 61 (4.98%) WAN
3 58 (4.73%) SAN
3 58 (4.73%) Internet
4 46 (3.75%) DNS
5 44 (3.59%) LAN
6 39 (3.18%) DHCP
7 36 (2.94%) TCP/IP
8 29 (2.37%) Wireless
9 24 (1.96%) MPLS
10 23 (1.88%) NAS
11 21 (1.71%) BGP
12 17 (1.39%) Network Security
12 17 (1.39%) iSCSI
13 16 (1.31%) OSPF
13 16 (1.31%) Cisco ASA
14 14 (1.14%) LDAP
14 14 (1.14%) SSL
15 13 (1.06%) VLAN
16 11 (0.90%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (8.24%) SQL Server
2 25 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 25 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 25 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (1.71%) Oracle Reports
5 20 (1.63%) Oracle Database
6 18 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 16 (1.31%) MySQL
8 14 (1.14%) Data Mining
8 14 (1.14%) Oracle BI EE
9 12 (0.98%) OLAP
9 12 (0.98%) MS Access
9 12 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
10 11 (0.90%) Relational Database
11 8 (0.65%) RDBMS
12 7 (0.57%) PowerCenter
12 7 (0.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 40 (3.26%) Subversion
2 37 (3.02%) Jenkins
3 33 (2.69%) Git (software)
4 24 (1.96%) Selenium
5 18 (1.47%) Cucumber
6 15 (1.22%) Visual Studio
7 13 (1.06%) JUnit
8 12 (0.98%) Mockito
9 9 (0.73%) Rational DOORS
10 8 (0.65%) JIRA
11 7 (0.57%) ClearQuest
11 7 (0.57%) ClearCase
12 5 (0.41%) Jasmine
13 4 (0.33%) Maven
13 4 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
14 3 (0.24%) TeamCity
14 3 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 3 (0.24%) PVCS
14 3 (0.24%) SoapUI
15 2 (0.16%) Gerrit
General
1 359 (29.28%) Finance
2 93 (7.59%) Banking
3 75 (6.12%) Retail
4 52 (4.24%) Manufacturing
5 48 (3.92%) Telecoms
6 21 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
7 19 (1.55%) Investment Banking
8 18 (1.47%) Back Office
9 17 (1.39%) Local Government
10 16 (1.31%) Marketing
10 16 (1.31%) Retail Banking
11 15 (1.22%) Automotive
12 12 (0.98%) Law
12 12 (0.98%) Legal
13 11 (0.90%) Electronics
14 10 (0.82%) Front Office
15 9 (0.73%) Publishing
16 6 (0.49%) Financial Institution
16 6 (0.49%) Aerospace
17 4 (0.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 266 (21.70%) Project Manager
2 203 (16.56%) Analyst
3 88 (7.18%) Consultant
4 84 (6.85%) Developer
5 60 (4.89%) PMO Analyst
6 54 (4.40%) Programme Manager
7 48 (3.92%) Business Analyst
8 46 (3.75%) Architect
9 38 (3.10%) Administrator
10 33 (2.69%) Support Analyst
11 32 (2.61%) Coordinator
12 28 (2.28%) Solutions Architect
13 27 (2.20%) Senior Manager
14 25 (2.04%) Senior Project Manager
15 24 (1.96%) Software Engineer
15 24 (1.96%) Systems Administrator
15 24 (1.96%) Change Manager
16 23 (1.88%) PMO Manager
16 23 (1.88%) Senior Analyst
17 22 (1.79%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (4.81%) .NET
2 57 (4.65%) Web Services
3 43 (3.51%) XML
4 39 (3.18%) HTML
5 29 (2.37%) .NET Framework
6 24 (1.96%) CSS
6 24 (1.96%) RESTful
7 21 (1.71%) SOAP
8 20 (1.63%) Middleware
9 18 (1.47%) ASP.NET
10 17 (1.39%) jQuery
10 17 (1.39%) JSON
11 16 (1.31%) Ajax
12 13 (1.06%) Spring
13 12 (0.98%) HTML5
13 12 (0.98%) Hibernate
14 10 (0.82%) OAuth2
14 10 (0.82%) CSS3
14 10 (0.82%) REST
14 10 (0.82%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 99 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
2 81 (6.61%) Management Information System
3 39 (3.18%) NHS
4 27 (2.20%) Clustering
5 23 (1.88%) PMI
6 17 (1.39%) Computer Science
6 17 (1.39%) Open Source
7 16 (1.31%) GIS
7 16 (1.31%) Statistics
8 14 (1.14%) PKI
9 13 (1.06%) DataPower
10 12 (0.98%) User Experience
10 12 (0.98%) FMCG
11 11 (0.90%) Economics
11 11 (0.90%) Replication
12 10 (0.82%) Visualisation
13 9 (0.73%) Smartphone
14 8 (0.65%) Data Structures
14 8 (0.65%) Data Protection Act
15 7 (0.57%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 169 (13.78%) Windows
2 96 (7.83%) Linux
3 64 (5.22%) UNIX
4 52 (4.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 49 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 41 (3.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (2.37%) Solaris
8 22 (1.79%) Windows 7
9 15 (1.22%) AIX
9 15 (1.22%) Windows XP
10 13 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (0.82%) HPUX
12 8 (0.65%) CentOS
13 7 (0.57%) Ubuntu
13 7 (0.57%) FreeBSD
14 4 (0.33%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.24%) Android
15 3 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.16%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.16%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 381 (31.08%) Project Management
2 312 (25.45%) PRINCE2
3 226 (18.43%) ITIL
4 175 (14.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 173 (14.11%) Agile Software Development
6 158 (12.89%) Risk Management
7 135 (11.01%) Programme Management
8 122 (9.95%) Migration
9 113 (9.22%) Change Management
10 101 (8.24%) Project Planning
11 95 (7.75%) Configuration Management
12 72 (5.87%) Continuous Improvement
13 65 (5.30%) Service Delivery
14 64 (5.22%) CRM
15 60 (4.89%) Scrum
16 59 (4.81%) Service Management
17 55 (4.49%) Dependency Management
18 51 (4.16%) Document Management
19 47 (3.83%) Release Management
20 46 (3.75%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 117 (9.54%) SQL
2 52 (4.24%) Java
3 39 (3.18%) JavaScript
4 33 (2.69%) C
4 33 (2.69%) C#
5 23 (1.88%) VB
5 23 (1.88%) VBA
6 18 (1.47%) PowerShell
7 14 (1.14%) Shell Script
8 12 (0.98%) PHP
9 11 (0.90%) Perl
10 10 (0.82%) C++
10 10 (0.82%) T-SQL
11 9 (0.73%) Python
12 7 (0.57%) PL/SQL
13 6 (0.49%) VBScript
13 6 (0.49%) Embedded C
14 3 (0.24%) PHP5
14 3 (0.24%) Ruby
14 3 (0.24%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 182 (14.85%) Security Cleared
2 123 (10.03%) SC Cleared
3 71 (5.79%) Degree
4 59 (4.81%) PMI Certification
5 54 (4.40%) DV Cleared
6 51 (4.16%) PMP
7 41 (3.34%) Cisco Certification
8 39 (3.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 38 (3.10%) ISEB
10 34 (2.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 25 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
12 22 (1.79%) CCNA
13 20 (1.63%) MCSE
13 20 (1.63%) CISSP
14 16 (1.31%) CCNP
15 14 (1.14%) APMP
15 14 (1.14%) CISM
16 13 (1.06%) CRISC
17 12 (0.98%) SAP Certification
17 12 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (6.53%) QA
2 42 (3.43%) SLA
3 38 (3.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 21 (1.71%) ISO 9000
6 20 (1.63%) P3O
7 14 (1.14%) PCI DSS
8 12 (0.98%) Data Quality
9 10 (0.82%) DO-178B
10 7 (0.57%) GxP
11 5 (0.41%) ISO 9001
12 4 (0.33%) FATCA
12 4 (0.33%) EMIR
12 4 (0.33%) PMBOK
13 3 (0.24%) Solvency II
14 2 (0.16%) GMP
14 2 (0.16%) JTAG
15 1 (0.082%) JSP 440
15 1 (0.082%) COBIT
15 1 (0.082%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 77 (6.28%) Active Directory
2 69 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (3.26%) Hyper-V
4 20 (1.63%) VMware ESX
5 15 (1.22%) vSphere
6 13 (1.06%) XenApp
7 10 (0.82%) Terminal Services
8 9 (0.73%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (0.73%) NFS
9 7 (0.57%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 6 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
11 5 (0.41%) XenServer
11 5 (0.41%) Firmware
11 5 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.33%) vCloud
12 4 (0.33%) ISA Server
13 3 (0.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 3 (0.24%) Snort
14 2 (0.16%) ACF2
14 2 (0.16%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 11 (0.90%) SCCM
2 10 (0.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 10 (0.82%) OVSD
3 9 (0.73%) WMI
4 7 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (0.57%) ARCserve
5 6 (0.49%) WSUS
6 5 (0.41%) SCOM
6 5 (0.41%) EMC NetWorker
6 5 (0.41%) Nagios
6 5 (0.41%) HP SIM
7 4 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.33%) Puppet
7 4 (0.33%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.24%) BladeLogic
8 3 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.24%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.24%) OpenView
9 2 (0.16%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 236 (19.25%) Microsoft
2 95 (7.75%) Oracle
3 89 (7.26%) VMware
4 87 (7.10%) SAP
5 82 (6.69%) Cisco
6 78 (6.36%) HP
7 61 (4.98%) Citrix
8 49 (4.00%) CheckPoint
9 35 (2.85%) NetApp
10 34 (2.77%) IBM
11 23 (1.88%) EMC
12 22 (1.79%) Red Hat
13 19 (1.55%) Business Objects
13 19 (1.55%) F5
14 14 (1.14%) Informatica
15 13 (1.06%) McAfee
16 12 (0.98%) Siebel
16 12 (0.98%) Remedy
16 12 (0.98%) SolarWinds
17 11 (0.90%) Symantec
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Swindon, Wiltshire
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Rate: £340 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Rate: 200 - 275
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
LA International
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
LA International
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cumbria
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £300 - £390 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Edison Hill Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £385 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £500 - 600 per day + .
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Rate: From £375 to £400 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
PTS Resourcing (UK) Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Halifax
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London
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Rate: £420 - £440 per day
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London
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