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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Control
Rank 194 181 179
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Contract jobs citing Change Control 653 677 602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.33% 1.33% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 1.66% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 436 345
Median daily rate £380 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £260 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £539 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 28 21
Median hourly rate £27.50 £28.75 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +22.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.52 £21.57 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £48.25 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
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
40458 40695 38413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.49% 79.83% 78.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 27130 26742 24468
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 941 1073 1145
Median hourly rate £27.62 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.43% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 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 1 July 2016.

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 1 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Control within the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -45 228 £465 +16.25% 36
South East +1 128 £335 -18.29% 16
North East -14 77 £300 +6.76% 5
East of England +28 52 £325 +18.18% 14
West Midlands -13 48 £385 +10.00% 6
South West -7 46 £350 -17.64% 2
North West -7 35 £413 +17.85% 16
Yorkshire +2 28 £400 -5.88% 4
East Midlands -16 8 £425 +18.05% 5
Change Control
UK

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 England region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 420 (33.33%) Finance
2 417 (33.10%) Project Management
3 237 (18.81%) Microsoft
4 233 (18.49%) PRINCE2
5 228 (18.10%) Security Cleared
6 210 (16.67%) ITIL
7 191 (15.16%) Agile Software Development
8 185 (14.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 175 (13.89%) Windows
10 158 (12.54%) SC Cleared
11 148 (11.75%) Configuration Management
12 142 (11.27%) MS Excel
13 141 (11.19%) MS Project
14 140 (11.11%) Risk Management
15 139 (11.03%) SQL
16 124 (9.84%) Firewall
17 117 (9.29%) Management Information System
18 113 (8.97%) Linux
18 113 (8.97%) Active Directory
19 112 (8.89%) Change Management
20 110 (8.73%) Oracle
21 109 (8.65%) Degree
22 108 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
23 102 (8.10%) SharePoint
24 97 (7.70%) Cisco
25 96 (7.62%) Programme Management
26 93 (7.38%) MS Office
27 91 (7.22%) Migration
28 86 (6.83%) Data Centre
29 84 (6.67%) Banking

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 102 (8.10%) SharePoint
2 45 (3.57%) IIS
3 32 (2.54%) MS Exchange
4 29 (2.30%) JBoss
5 27 (2.14%) Apache
6 17 (1.35%) Tomcat
6 17 (1.35%) WebSphere
7 16 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
8 14 (1.11%) WebLogic
9 13 (1.03%) IBM Notes
10 11 (0.87%) CMS
11 9 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
12 8 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
12 8 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (0.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 8 (0.63%) Skype for Business
13 7 (0.56%) Confluence
13 7 (0.56%) SAS
Applications
1 142 (11.27%) MS Excel
2 141 (11.19%) MS Project
3 93 (7.38%) MS Office
4 54 (4.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 45 (3.57%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 7 (0.56%) AutoCAD
8 5 (0.40%) Acrobat
9 4 (0.32%) Open Workbench
9 4 (0.32%) SPSS
10 3 (0.24%) Adobe After Effects
10 3 (0.24%) Adobe Premiere
10 3 (0.24%) Final Cut Pro
11 2 (0.16%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 16 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.87%) Remedy ITSM
3 9 (0.71%) CA PPM
4 8 (0.63%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 8 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (0.56%) Oracle Payables
5 7 (0.56%) RMDS
6 6 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.40%) SAP ERP
8 4 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (0.32%) SAP CO
8 4 (0.32%) SAP FI
8 4 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (0.32%) SAP R/3
9 3 (0.24%) assyst
10 2 (0.16%) Infor M3
10 2 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.16%) Primavera
10 2 (0.16%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 24 (1.90%) Office 365
2 11 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (0.71%) SaaS
4 7 (0.56%) Mimecast
5 3 (0.24%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.16%) IaaS
6 2 (0.16%) PaaS
6 2 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (0.16%) Yammer
7 1 (0.079%) Force.com
7 1 (0.079%) GitHub
7 1 (0.079%) Google Play
7 1 (0.079%) iPaaS
7 1 (0.079%) iTunes
7 1 (0.079%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 124 (9.84%) Firewall
2 65 (5.16%) DNS
3 61 (4.84%) SAN
4 50 (3.97%) Internet
4 50 (3.97%) LAN
4 50 (3.97%) TCP/IP
4 50 (3.97%) WAN
5 49 (3.89%) SSL
6 45 (3.57%) DHCP
7 40 (3.17%) Network Security
8 38 (3.02%) BGP
9 33 (2.62%) Wireless
10 31 (2.46%) VPN
11 27 (2.14%) LDAP
12 26 (2.06%) Intranet
12 26 (2.06%) IPsec
13 24 (1.90%) OSPF
14 22 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
15 19 (1.51%) VoIP
16 17 (1.35%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (6.11%) SQL Server
2 27 (2.14%) Relational Database
3 25 (1.98%) Oracle Database
4 19 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (1.43%) MySQL
6 13 (1.03%) MS Access
7 12 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
7 12 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (0.79%) MongoDB
9 10 (0.79%) NoSQL
9 10 (0.79%) RDBMS
10 7 (0.56%) EDRMS
10 7 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (0.48%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (0.48%) QlikView
11 6 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 42 (3.33%) JIRA
2 35 (2.78%) Visual Studio
3 31 (2.46%) Git (software)
4 28 (2.22%) Subversion
5 14 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 14 (1.11%) Jenkins
6 13 (1.03%) JUnit
7 11 (0.87%) Maven
8 10 (0.79%) Cucumber
8 10 (0.79%) Selenium
9 9 (0.71%) Gradle
10 8 (0.63%) Ant
10 8 (0.63%) Artifactory
11 7 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (0.48%) Eclipse
12 6 (0.48%) Rational DOORS
13 5 (0.40%) Checkstyle
13 5 (0.40%) FindBugs
13 5 (0.40%) StarTeam
14 4 (0.32%) Oracle APEX
General
1 420 (33.33%) Finance
2 84 (6.67%) Banking
3 71 (5.63%) Telecoms
4 37 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 29 (2.30%) Retail
6 25 (1.98%) Automotive
7 24 (1.90%) Law
7 24 (1.90%) Legal
8 21 (1.67%) Financial Institution
9 17 (1.35%) Marketing
9 17 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
10 13 (1.03%) Investment Banking
11 9 (0.71%) Electronics
11 9 (0.71%) Front Office
12 6 (0.48%) Spanish Language
13 5 (0.40%) Military
14 4 (0.32%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.32%) Billing
15 3 (0.24%) Local Government
15 3 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 281 (22.30%) Project Manager
2 202 (16.03%) Analyst
3 85 (6.75%) Developer
4 66 (5.24%) PMO Analyst
5 54 (4.29%) Network Engineer
6 53 (4.21%) Administrator
7 50 (3.97%) IT Manager
8 45 (3.57%) Senior Manager
9 41 (3.25%) Senior Project Manager
10 40 (3.17%) Consultant
11 38 (3.02%) IT Project Manager
12 35 (2.78%) Programme Manager
13 34 (2.70%) Coordinator
13 34 (2.70%) Infrastructure Manager
14 33 (2.62%) Business Analyst
15 32 (2.54%) Service Analyst
16 31 (2.46%) Infrastructure Project Manager
17 30 (2.38%) Delivery Manager
18 26 (2.06%) Change Manager
19 25 (1.98%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (3.97%) .NET
2 37 (2.94%) HTML
2 37 (2.94%) jQuery
2 37 (2.94%) XML
3 35 (2.78%) CSS
4 21 (1.67%) Classic ASP
5 20 (1.59%) DCOM
6 19 (1.51%) .NET Framework
7 18 (1.43%) HTML5
8 13 (1.03%) 802.1X
8 13 (1.03%) Software Packaging
8 13 (1.03%) Spring
9 12 (0.95%) CSS3
9 12 (0.95%) Hibernate
9 12 (0.95%) XHTML
10 11 (0.87%) WPF
11 10 (0.79%) ASP.NET
11 10 (0.79%) WebSphere MQ
12 9 (0.71%) ActiveMQ
12 9 (0.71%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 117 (9.29%) Management Information System
2 108 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 86 (6.83%) Data Centre
4 46 (3.65%) PMI
5 28 (2.22%) Clustering
5 28 (2.22%) Computer Science
6 17 (1.35%) NHS
6 17 (1.35%) PKI
6 17 (1.35%) Virtual Team
7 14 (1.11%) Private Cloud
8 13 (1.03%) CMDB
8 13 (1.03%) Mainframe
9 12 (0.95%) Blackberry
9 12 (0.95%) Mobile App
10 11 (0.87%) User Experience
11 10 (0.79%) Data Integration
11 10 (0.79%) DataPower
12 9 (0.71%) Data Structures
12 9 (0.71%) Fixed Income
12 9 (0.71%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 175 (13.89%) Windows
2 113 (8.97%) Linux
3 73 (5.79%) Unix
4 70 (5.56%) Windows Server
5 52 (4.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 48 (3.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 36 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 29 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 28 (2.22%) Solaris
10 22 (1.75%) Windows 7
11 17 (1.35%) AIX
12 15 (1.19%) CentOS
12 15 (1.19%) Windows XP
13 12 (0.95%) Mac OS X
14 11 (0.87%) Windows 8
15 9 (0.71%) Ubuntu
16 8 (0.63%) Windows Vista
17 4 (0.32%) VMS
18 3 (0.24%) pSOS
18 3 (0.24%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 417 (33.10%) Project Management
2 233 (18.49%) PRINCE2
3 210 (16.67%) ITIL
4 191 (15.16%) Agile Software Development
5 185 (14.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 148 (11.75%) Configuration Management
7 140 (11.11%) Risk Management
8 112 (8.89%) Change Management
9 96 (7.62%) Programme Management
10 91 (7.22%) Migration
11 78 (6.19%) Service Management
12 73 (5.79%) Continuous Improvement
13 72 (5.71%) Waterfall
14 63 (5.00%) Service Delivery
15 60 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
15 60 (4.76%) Project Planning
16 57 (4.52%) Quality Management
16 57 (4.52%) Scrum
17 56 (4.44%) Problem Management
18 53 (4.21%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 139 (11.03%) SQL
2 58 (4.60%) Java
3 56 (4.44%) PL/SQL
4 53 (4.21%) C
5 45 (3.57%) JavaScript
6 40 (3.17%) Shell Script
7 37 (2.94%) C#
7 37 (2.94%) PowerShell
8 36 (2.86%) Python
9 34 (2.70%) T-SQL
10 31 (2.46%) Perl
11 28 (2.22%) VB
12 21 (1.67%) VB6
13 20 (1.59%) VBA
14 12 (0.95%) PHP
15 10 (0.79%) Bash Shell
15 10 (0.79%) Ruby
16 9 (0.71%) C++
17 5 (0.40%) COBOL
17 5 (0.40%) Korn
Qualifications
1 228 (18.10%) Security Cleared
2 158 (12.54%) SC Cleared
3 109 (8.65%) Degree
4 75 (5.95%) PMI Certification
5 56 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 50 (3.97%) PMP
7 49 (3.89%) Cisco Certification
8 39 (3.10%) DV Cleared
9 37 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
10 31 (2.46%) CCNP
10 31 (2.46%) ITIL Certification
11 25 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 19 (1.51%) BPSS Clearance
12 19 (1.51%) CCNA
12 19 (1.51%) MCSE
13 15 (1.19%) CISSP
14 11 (0.87%) APMP
14 11 (0.87%) ISEB
15 10 (0.79%) ISTQB
15 10 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (5.00%) QA
2 50 (3.97%) SLA
3 25 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (1.03%) PCI DSS
6 12 (0.95%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 12 (0.95%) Data Quality
6 12 (0.95%) Disclosure Scotland
7 7 (0.56%) GxP
8 6 (0.48%) GPG13
9 5 (0.40%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 4 (0.32%) GMP
10 4 (0.32%) JSP 440
11 3 (0.24%) COBIT
11 3 (0.24%) IEC 61508
11 3 (0.24%) WAI
11 3 (0.24%) WCAG
12 2 (0.16%) DO-178B
12 2 (0.16%) ISO 14001
12 2 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 113 (8.97%) Active Directory
2 29 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (2.14%) vSphere
4 17 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
5 15 (1.19%) iptables
5 15 (1.19%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 12 (0.95%) Postfix
6 12 (0.95%) Sendmail
7 10 (0.79%) Hyper-V
7 10 (0.79%) StorNext
8 9 (0.71%) KVM
8 9 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (0.71%) Xsan
9 8 (0.63%) Firmware
9 8 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (0.63%) Time Sharing Option
10 7 (0.56%) VMware ESX
11 6 (0.48%) BitLocker
11 6 (0.48%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 6 (0.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 43 (3.41%) Puppet
2 29 (2.30%) Nagios
3 28 (2.22%) SCCM
4 19 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (1.11%) Data Guard
5 14 (1.11%) Oracle RMAN
6 10 (0.79%) Cisco Prime
6 10 (0.79%) Cobbler
6 10 (0.79%) NetBackup
6 10 (0.79%) OSSEC
7 9 (0.71%) EMC VPLEX
7 9 (0.71%) SCOM
7 9 (0.71%) SolarWinds Orion
8 8 (0.63%) Microsoft Clustering
9 7 (0.56%) Ansible
9 7 (0.56%) Cacti
9 7 (0.56%) NSN NetAct
9 7 (0.56%) SmokePing
9 7 (0.56%) WSUS
10 6 (0.48%) DameWare
Vendors
1 237 (18.81%) Microsoft
2 110 (8.73%) Oracle
3 97 (7.70%) Cisco
4 78 (6.19%) HP
5 74 (5.87%) VMware
6 64 (5.08%) CheckPoint
7 63 (5.00%) Red Hat
8 44 (3.49%) SAP
9 37 (2.94%) Citrix
10 36 (2.86%) Juniper
10 36 (2.86%) SolarWinds
11 35 (2.78%) F5
12 29 (2.30%) Remedy
13 26 (2.06%) IBM
13 26 (2.06%) Palo Alto
14 25 (1.98%) EMC
15 19 (1.51%) Siebel
16 18 (1.43%) BMC
16 18 (1.43%) ServiceNow
16 18 (1.43%) Splunk
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Rate: From £300 to £350 per day - 3 month contract
Posted: 30 minutes ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Rate: £350 - £370 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Colston Consulting
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
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Derby, Derbyshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 19 hours ago
Doncaster, Yorkshire
SystemRapid
Salary: Mileage
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
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Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
I4 Recruitment
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
onezeero.
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
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Brentford, Middlesex
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
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onezeero.
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Essex
Cadence Resourcing
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Spring Technology
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Ciber UK
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Davanti Solutions
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