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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Control
Rank 190 179 174
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Contract jobs citing Change Control 598 606 609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.27% 1.29% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 1.65% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 340 345
Average daily rate £395 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.37% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £269 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £613 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £373
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 18 12
Average hourly rate £42.50 £31.44 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.17% +14.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.63 £21.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.70 £42.00 £30.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £31.44 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+36.76% +14.32%
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
38418 36663 34938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.41% 77.86% 77.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 25454 23704 21566
Average daily rate £430 £425 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +5.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1094 997 1101
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% -3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.72 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 10 February 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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Control within the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 0 201 £413 -0.13% 47
South East -11 139 £350 -10.25% 22
South West +9 64 £375 -16.66% 10
East of England +34 53 £380 +52.00% 7
Yorkshire -14 44 £394 +5.63% 6
North West -13 40 £344 -24.45% 14
West Midlands -12 29 £438 +21.52% 8
North East -14 16 £275 -35.48% 3
East Midlands -15 13 £375 +15.38% 4
Midlands - 2 £250 -
Change Control
UK

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 399 (32.02%) Finance
2 343 (27.53%) Project Management
3 239 (19.18%) PRINCE2
4 225 (18.06%) Security Cleared
5 192 (15.41%) ITIL
6 179 (14.37%) Agile Software Development
7 172 (13.80%) Microsoft
8 164 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
9 153 (12.28%) Windows
10 143 (11.48%) SC Cleared
11 135 (10.83%) MS Project
12 134 (10.75%) Configuration Management
13 129 (10.35%) MS Excel
14 126 (10.11%) Risk Management
15 124 (9.95%) Analytical Skills
16 123 (9.87%) SQL
17 119 (9.55%) Change Management
18 104 (8.35%) Oracle
18 104 (8.35%) SharePoint
19 102 (8.19%) Linux
20 101 (8.11%) Programme Management
20 101 (8.11%) Banking
21 99 (7.95%) Active Directory
22 89 (7.14%) Migration
23 88 (7.06%) Project Planning
24 87 (6.98%) SQL Server
25 83 (6.66%) Degree
26 81 (6.50%) Cisco
26 81 (6.50%) Management Information System
27 78 (6.26%) Telecoms

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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
1 104 (8.35%) SharePoint
2 35 (2.81%) CMS
3 32 (2.57%) IIS
4 28 (2.25%) MS Exchange
5 16 (1.28%) JBoss
6 15 (1.20%) Apache
7 12 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (0.96%) IBM Notes
8 11 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
8 11 (0.88%) SAS
9 10 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (0.72%) Skype for Business
11 8 (0.64%) Tomcat
12 7 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 7 (0.56%) Drupal
13 6 (0.48%) Confluence
13 6 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
14 5 (0.40%) Documentum
15 4 (0.32%) Node.js
Applications
1 135 (10.83%) MS Project
2 129 (10.35%) MS Excel
3 77 (6.18%) MS Office
4 43 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 35 (2.81%) MS Visio
6 23 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.80%) Acrobat
8 5 (0.40%) Open Workbench
9 3 (0.24%) Adobe After Effects
9 3 (0.24%) Adobe Premiere
9 3 (0.24%) Final Cut Pro
9 3 (0.24%) Maya
10 2 (0.16%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 18 (1.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 15 (1.20%) Primavera
3 13 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 8 (0.64%) CA PPM
6 7 (0.56%) SAP MM
7 6 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
8 5 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (0.40%) RMDS
9 4 (0.32%) SystmOne
9 4 (0.32%) thinkFolio
10 3 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 3 (0.24%) Cognos Planning
10 3 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
10 3 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
10 3 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 3 (0.24%) SAP ERP
10 3 (0.24%) SAP FI
10 3 (0.24%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.69%) Office 365
2 14 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (0.88%) SaaS
4 6 (0.48%) GitHub
5 4 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.24%) IaaS
6 3 (0.24%) PaaS
7 2 (0.16%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.080%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.080%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.080%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.080%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.080%) iPaaS
8 1 (0.080%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 77 (6.18%) Firewall
2 57 (4.57%) LAN
3 50 (4.01%) WAN
4 49 (3.93%) TCP/IP
5 46 (3.69%) SAN
6 42 (3.37%) DNS
7 41 (3.29%) VPN
8 37 (2.97%) Internet
9 31 (2.49%) SSL
10 30 (2.41%) 4G
10 30 (2.41%) DHCP
11 28 (2.25%) 3G
12 27 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
13 25 (2.01%) Network Security
14 22 (1.77%) IPsec
15 20 (1.61%) SSH
15 20 (1.61%) VLAN
16 19 (1.52%) LDAP
16 19 (1.52%) Wireless
17 16 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 32 (2.57%) Oracle Database
3 29 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
4 20 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (1.36%) Data Mining
6 14 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (1.04%) MySQL
7 13 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
8 12 (0.96%) Relational Database
8 12 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (0.80%) Base SAS
9 10 (0.80%) Oracle BI EE
9 10 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
10 9 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (0.64%) Oracle Database 12c
12 7 (0.56%) RDBMS
12 7 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 32 (2.57%) Subversion
2 29 (2.33%) JIRA
3 25 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 19 (1.52%) Git (software)
4 19 (1.52%) Selenium
5 17 (1.36%) Cucumber
5 17 (1.36%) JUnit
6 16 (1.28%) Visual Studio
7 15 (1.20%) Gradle
8 13 (1.04%) Artifactory
8 13 (1.04%) GitLab
9 11 (0.88%) Checkstyle
9 11 (0.88%) FindBugs
10 6 (0.48%) Protractor
11 5 (0.40%) Flyway
11 5 (0.40%) Grunt
11 5 (0.40%) Karma Test Runner
11 5 (0.40%) Mockito
11 5 (0.40%) SonarQube
General
1 399 (32.02%) Finance
2 101 (8.11%) Banking
3 78 (6.26%) Telecoms
4 48 (3.85%) Manufacturing
5 30 (2.41%) Retail
6 29 (2.33%) Law
7 25 (2.01%) Pharmaceutical
8 24 (1.93%) Investment Banking
9 21 (1.69%) Marketing
10 20 (1.61%) Legal
11 15 (1.20%) Automotive
12 12 (0.96%) Front Office
13 9 (0.72%) Electronics
13 9 (0.72%) Financial Institution
13 9 (0.72%) Local Government
14 8 (0.64%) Publishing
15 6 (0.48%) Aerospace
16 3 (0.24%) Billing
16 3 (0.24%) Military
16 3 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 271 (21.75%) Project Manager
2 222 (17.82%) Analyst
3 111 (8.91%) Developer
4 68 (5.46%) PMO Analyst
5 57 (4.57%) Business Analyst
5 57 (4.57%) Consultant
5 57 (4.57%) Senior Manager
6 43 (3.45%) Senior Project Manager
7 41 (3.29%) IT Manager
7 41 (3.29%) PMO Manager
8 37 (2.97%) Administrator
9 35 (2.81%) Network Engineer
10 33 (2.65%) Programme Manager
11 32 (2.57%) Service Analyst
12 30 (2.41%) DBA
13 27 (2.17%) IT Project Manager
14 26 (2.09%) Senior Analyst
15 25 (2.01%) Architect
16 24 (1.93%) Coordinator
17 23 (1.85%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (4.33%) HTML
2 50 (4.01%) CSS
2 50 (4.01%) jQuery
3 49 (3.93%) .NET
4 42 (3.37%) HTML5
5 31 (2.49%) AngularJS
6 21 (1.69%) Ajax
6 21 (1.69%) JSON
6 21 (1.69%) XML
7 19 (1.52%) Spring
8 18 (1.44%) Middleware
8 18 (1.44%) Web Services
9 17 (1.36%) RequireJS
10 16 (1.28%) Hibernate
11 12 (0.96%) .NET Framework
11 12 (0.96%) ActiveMQ
11 12 (0.96%) Apache Camel
11 12 (0.96%) Entity Framework
11 12 (0.96%) RSS
12 10 (0.80%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 124 (9.95%) Analytical Skills
2 81 (6.50%) Management Information System
3 77 (6.18%) Data Centre
4 23 (1.85%) NHS
5 21 (1.69%) Computer Science
5 21 (1.69%) Statistics
6 19 (1.52%) Clustering
7 17 (1.36%) FMCG
8 16 (1.28%) PMI
9 14 (1.12%) Blackberry
9 14 (1.12%) Replication
9 14 (1.12%) Smart Meter
10 12 (0.96%) Economics
10 12 (0.96%) Mainframe
10 12 (0.96%) Social Media
11 11 (0.88%) Driving Licence
12 10 (0.80%) User Experience
13 8 (0.64%) Data Structures
13 8 (0.64%) Performance Metrics
13 8 (0.64%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 153 (12.28%) Windows
2 102 (8.19%) Linux
3 65 (5.22%) Windows Server
4 53 (4.25%) Unix
5 41 (3.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (2.49%) Windows 7
6 31 (2.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (2.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (1.52%) Solaris
9 14 (1.12%) Windows XP
10 12 (0.96%) AIX
10 12 (0.96%) Mac OS
11 11 (0.88%) Windows 8
12 10 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (0.72%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.40%) HPUX
15 4 (0.32%) Android
15 4 (0.32%) pSOS
15 4 (0.32%) zOS
16 2 (0.16%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 343 (27.53%) Project Management
2 239 (19.18%) PRINCE2
3 192 (15.41%) ITIL
4 179 (14.37%) Agile Software Development
5 164 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 134 (10.75%) Configuration Management
7 126 (10.11%) Risk Management
8 119 (9.55%) Change Management
9 101 (8.11%) Programme Management
10 89 (7.14%) Migration
11 88 (7.06%) Project Planning
12 75 (6.02%) Continuous Improvement
13 67 (5.38%) SDLC
13 67 (5.38%) Waterfall
14 65 (5.22%) Service Management
15 64 (5.14%) Mentoring
16 59 (4.74%) Quality Management
17 58 (4.65%) Release Management
18 54 (4.33%) Resource Management
19 51 (4.09%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 123 (9.87%) SQL
2 60 (4.82%) JavaScript
3 54 (4.33%) C
4 42 (3.37%) Java
5 41 (3.29%) PowerShell
6 31 (2.49%) VB
7 24 (1.93%) C#
8 20 (1.61%) Shell Script
9 19 (1.52%) PHP
9 19 (1.52%) T-SQL
10 17 (1.36%) Perl
11 15 (1.20%) C++
12 14 (1.12%) PL/SQL
13 13 (1.04%) ActionScript
13 13 (1.04%) Python
13 13 (1.04%) VBA
14 11 (0.88%) Bash Shell
15 6 (0.48%) SAS Macro
16 5 (0.40%) R
17 4 (0.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 225 (18.06%) Security Cleared
2 143 (11.48%) SC Cleared
3 83 (6.66%) Degree
4 59 (4.74%) DV Cleared
5 56 (4.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 50 (4.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 47 (3.77%) PMI Certification
8 43 (3.45%) PMP
9 39 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
10 24 (1.93%) Cisco Certification
11 23 (1.85%) APMP
12 17 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
13 16 (1.28%) BPSS Clearance
13 16 (1.28%) CCNP
14 14 (1.12%) ISEB
15 12 (0.96%) CCNA
15 12 (0.96%) MCSE
16 11 (0.88%) MCP
17 8 (0.64%) CCIE
18 6 (0.48%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (6.18%) QA
2 36 (2.89%) SLA
3 18 (1.44%) Disclosure Scotland
4 17 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (0.80%) Data Quality
7 9 (0.72%) GMP
8 8 (0.64%) P3O
9 7 (0.56%) GxP
9 7 (0.56%) MiFID
10 4 (0.32%) EMIR
10 4 (0.32%) PMBOK
11 3 (0.24%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 3 (0.24%) PCI DSS
11 3 (0.24%) RMADS
12 2 (0.16%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 2 (0.16%) COBIT
12 2 (0.16%) DO-178B
12 2 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
13 1 (0.080%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 99 (7.95%) Active Directory
2 40 (3.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (0.56%) Firmware
5 7 (0.56%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (0.56%) vSphere
6 6 (0.48%) NFS
6 6 (0.48%) XenApp
7 4 (0.32%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 4 (0.32%) vCloud
7 4 (0.32%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.24%) Docker
8 3 (0.24%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 3 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.16%) GPFS
9 2 (0.16%) LXC
9 2 (0.16%) OpenSSH
9 2 (0.16%) Xsan
Systems Management
1 28 (2.25%) SCCM
2 12 (0.96%) DameWare
3 11 (0.88%) Data Guard
4 10 (0.80%) Nagios
4 10 (0.80%) NetBackup
4 10 (0.80%) NSN NetAct
5 9 (0.72%) Puppet
5 9 (0.72%) WSUS
6 8 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
7 7 (0.56%) Oracle RMAN
7 7 (0.56%) SCOM
8 6 (0.48%) HP UCMDB
8 6 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (0.40%) EMC NetWorker
9 5 (0.40%) WMI
10 4 (0.32%) Cacti
10 4 (0.32%) NetCrunch
10 4 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (0.32%) SCSM
10 4 (0.32%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 172 (13.80%) Microsoft
2 104 (8.35%) Oracle
3 81 (6.50%) Cisco
4 77 (6.18%) SAP
5 61 (4.90%) VMware
6 37 (2.97%) Remedy
7 35 (2.81%) HP
8 32 (2.57%) CheckPoint
9 31 (2.49%) Juniper
10 24 (1.93%) Citrix
10 24 (1.93%) Palo Alto
11 21 (1.69%) EMC
12 20 (1.61%) F5
12 20 (1.61%) IBM
13 19 (1.52%) Red Hat
13 19 (1.52%) Siebel
14 18 (1.44%) Adobe
14 18 (1.44%) BMC
15 16 (1.28%) Nokia
16 13 (1.04%) NetApp
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