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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Control
Rank 168 180 156
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -24
Contract jobs citing Change Control 685 588 669
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.33% 1.19% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 1.56% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 371 376
Average daily rate
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£385 £400 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £253 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £577 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
- +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 17 12
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 £21.17 £20.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.56 £40.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £33.84 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-11.34% -9.76%
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
40274 37756 35067
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.92% 76.45% 75.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 26662 23794 21732
Average daily rate £422 £410 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% -0.60%
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 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1065 1106 1034
Average hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -26.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.67 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £46.34 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +27 300 £400 -7.51% 57
South East 0 137 £350 - 24
South West -2 55 £448 +8.35% 13
West Midlands +5 40 £375 -5.30% 13
North West -15 40 £350 +6.06% 16
Yorkshire -22 32 £413 +0.30% 8
East of England -5 30 £350 +12.00% 10
North East -3 27 £286 +11.06% 4
East Midlands +1 24 £325 -29.15% 4
Midlands 0 1 - -
Change Control
UK

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 380 (29.32%) Finance
2 377 (29.09%) Project Management
3 311 (24.00%) PRINCE2
4 237 (18.29%) Microsoft
5 230 (17.75%) ITIL
6 202 (15.59%) Windows
7 189 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
8 187 (14.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 180 (13.89%) Security Cleared
10 172 (13.27%) MS Excel
11 159 (12.27%) Risk Management
12 150 (11.57%) MS Office
13 141 (10.88%) Programme Management
14 132 (10.19%) MS Project
15 124 (9.57%) Migration
16 120 (9.26%) SQL
17 118 (9.10%) Analytical Skills
18 117 (9.03%) Change Management
19 116 (8.95%) SC Cleared
20 112 (8.64%) Linux
21 107 (8.26%) SQL Server
21 107 (8.26%) Project Planning
22 106 (8.18%) Configuration Management
23 105 (8.10%) Cisco
24 101 (7.79%) Banking
25 100 (7.72%) SharePoint
26 97 (7.48%) Oracle
27 96 (7.41%) SAP
27 96 (7.41%) Active Directory
28 95 (7.33%) Data Centre

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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
1 100 (7.72%) SharePoint
2 45 (3.47%) MS Exchange
3 37 (2.85%) Apache
4 33 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 31 (2.39%) IIS
6 23 (1.77%) CMS
7 18 (1.39%) Lync
8 15 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
9 14 (1.08%) Tomcat
10 11 (0.85%) WebLogic
10 11 (0.85%) SAS
10 11 (0.85%) Confluence
10 11 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
11 10 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
11 10 (0.77%) JBoss
12 8 (0.62%) WebSphere
13 7 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 7 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
14 5 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 172 (13.27%) MS Excel
2 150 (11.57%) MS Office
3 132 (10.19%) MS Project
4 71 (5.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 45 (3.47%) MS Visio
6 12 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.46%) Open Workbench
8 2 (0.15%) Maya
8 2 (0.15%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.077%) Weka
9 1 (0.077%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 15 (1.16%) Agresso
2 12 (0.93%) Primavera
3 11 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.77%) Magento
5 9 (0.69%) CA PPM
6 8 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 8 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
7 7 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
8 5 (0.39%) SAP FI
9 3 (0.23%) SAP CO
9 3 (0.23%) SAP QM
9 3 (0.23%) Oracle Payroll
9 3 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (0.23%) SAP FI-AP
10 2 (0.15%) Oracle iRecruitment
10 2 (0.15%) SAP BPC
10 2 (0.15%) Eikon
10 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (0.15%) SAP ERP
10 2 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.39%) Office 365
2 8 (0.62%) SaaS
3 6 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.31%) PaaS
5 2 (0.15%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.077%) FinancialForce.com
6 1 (0.077%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 92 (7.10%) Firewall
2 75 (5.79%) WAN
3 66 (5.09%) SAN
4 61 (4.71%) Internet
5 60 (4.63%) LAN
6 53 (4.09%) DNS
7 47 (3.63%) TCP/IP
8 46 (3.55%) DHCP
9 45 (3.47%) Wireless
10 29 (2.24%) MPLS
10 29 (2.24%) Cisco ASA
11 28 (2.16%) NAS
11 28 (2.16%) BGP
12 27 (2.08%) OSPF
13 26 (2.01%) SSL
14 24 (1.85%) VPN
15 23 (1.77%) iSCSI
16 21 (1.62%) Network Security
17 19 (1.47%) BIG-IP
18 18 (1.39%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (8.26%) SQL Server
2 33 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (2.16%) BusinessObjects
4 24 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (1.70%) Oracle Database
6 20 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (1.31%) Oracle Reports
8 17 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
8 17 (1.31%) Relational Database
9 16 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (1.16%) MySQL
11 12 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
11 12 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (0.69%) RDBMS
12 9 (0.69%) Big Data
13 8 (0.62%) PowerCenter
13 8 (0.62%) MS Access
14 7 (0.54%) Oracle BI EE
14 7 (0.54%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 42 (3.24%) Subversion
2 33 (2.55%) Git (software)
3 30 (2.31%) Jenkins
4 22 (1.70%) Selenium
5 20 (1.54%) Cucumber
6 18 (1.39%) Visual Studio
7 17 (1.31%) JIRA
8 12 (0.93%) JUnit
9 11 (0.85%) Mockito
10 9 (0.69%) PHPUnit
11 7 (0.54%) Rational DOORS
11 7 (0.54%) SoapUI
12 6 (0.46%) TeamCity
13 5 (0.39%) Maven
13 5 (0.39%) Toad
14 4 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 3 (0.23%) ClearCase
15 3 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 2 (0.15%) Oracle APEX
16 2 (0.15%) Gerrit
General
1 380 (29.32%) Finance
2 101 (7.79%) Banking
3 70 (5.40%) Retail
4 60 (4.63%) Telecoms
5 59 (4.55%) Manufacturing
6 29 (2.24%) Pharmaceutical
7 22 (1.70%) Law
8 21 (1.62%) Legal
8 21 (1.62%) Investment Banking
8 21 (1.62%) Marketing
9 20 (1.54%) Back Office
10 12 (0.93%) Local Government
10 12 (0.93%) Retail Banking
11 11 (0.85%) Automotive
11 11 (0.85%) Electronics
11 11 (0.85%) Front Office
12 10 (0.77%) Publishing
13 7 (0.54%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.46%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.31%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 304 (23.46%) Project Manager
2 191 (14.74%) Analyst
3 80 (6.17%) Consultant
4 79 (6.10%) Developer
5 54 (4.17%) PMO Analyst
6 48 (3.70%) Programme Manager
7 44 (3.40%) Business Analyst
8 43 (3.32%) Architect
9 38 (2.93%) Network Engineer
9 38 (2.93%) Administrator
10 34 (2.62%) Support Analyst
11 31 (2.39%) Senior Manager
12 29 (2.24%) Senior Project Manager
13 28 (2.16%) Change Manager
13 28 (2.16%) Coordinator
14 26 (2.01%) Support Engineer
14 26 (2.01%) Senior Analyst
14 26 (2.01%) IT Project Manager
15 23 (1.77%) Project Officer
16 22 (1.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (5.02%) .NET
2 48 (3.70%) Web Services
3 31 (2.39%) XML
3 31 (2.39%) .NET Framework
4 27 (2.08%) HTML
4 27 (2.08%) SOAP
5 25 (1.93%) ASP.NET
6 19 (1.47%) CSS
7 18 (1.39%) RESTful
8 15 (1.16%) JSON
9 14 (1.08%) Middleware
10 13 (1.00%) REST
11 12 (0.93%) Spring
12 11 (0.85%) jQuery
13 10 (0.77%) Hibernate
14 8 (0.62%) Application Packaging
14 8 (0.62%) SAML
14 8 (0.62%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (0.62%) OpenID
14 8 (0.62%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 118 (9.10%) Analytical Skills
2 95 (7.33%) Data Centre
3 87 (6.71%) Management Information System
4 33 (2.55%) NHS
5 24 (1.85%) Clustering
6 23 (1.77%) PMI
7 18 (1.39%) User Experience
8 17 (1.31%) GIS
9 16 (1.23%) Statistics
10 15 (1.16%) Computer Science
11 14 (1.08%) FMCG
12 13 (1.00%) DataPower
13 11 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
13 11 (0.85%) Economics
13 11 (0.85%) PKI
13 11 (0.85%) Replication
14 9 (0.69%) Blackberry
14 9 (0.69%) HP Storage
14 9 (0.69%) EMC VNX
15 8 (0.62%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 202 (15.59%) Windows
2 112 (8.64%) Linux
3 73 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 66 (5.09%) UNIX
5 54 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 51 (3.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 32 (2.47%) Solaris
8 31 (2.39%) Windows 7
9 17 (1.31%) Windows XP
10 15 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (1.08%) AIX
12 10 (0.77%) Ubuntu
12 10 (0.77%) CentOS
13 7 (0.54%) HPUX
14 6 (0.46%) FreeBSD
15 4 (0.31%) Data ONTAP
16 3 (0.23%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.23%) pSOS
17 2 (0.15%) SUSE
17 2 (0.15%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 377 (29.09%) Project Management
2 311 (24.00%) PRINCE2
3 230 (17.75%) ITIL
4 189 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
5 187 (14.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 159 (12.27%) Risk Management
7 141 (10.88%) Programme Management
8 124 (9.57%) Migration
9 117 (9.03%) Change Management
10 107 (8.26%) Project Planning
11 106 (8.18%) Configuration Management
12 79 (6.10%) Continuous Improvement
13 77 (5.94%) Service Delivery
14 71 (5.48%) Service Management
15 63 (4.86%) Document Management
16 57 (4.40%) CRM
16 57 (4.40%) Waterfall
17 54 (4.17%) Scrum
18 50 (3.86%) Quality Management
18 50 (3.86%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 120 (9.26%) SQL
2 41 (3.16%) C#
2 41 (3.16%) Java
3 31 (2.39%) VB
4 29 (2.24%) C
5 27 (2.08%) PowerShell
6 22 (1.70%) JavaScript
7 20 (1.54%) VBA
8 19 (1.47%) Perl
8 19 (1.47%) PHP
9 15 (1.16%) Shell Script
10 9 (0.69%) T-SQL
11 8 (0.62%) PL/SQL
12 7 (0.54%) VBScript
13 5 (0.39%) Python
13 5 (0.39%) Embedded C
13 5 (0.39%) PHP5
14 3 (0.23%) C++
14 3 (0.23%) ABAP
15 2 (0.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 180 (13.89%) Security Cleared
2 116 (8.95%) SC Cleared
3 93 (7.18%) Degree
4 67 (5.17%) PMI Certification
5 61 (4.71%) DV Cleared
6 59 (4.55%) PMP
7 41 (3.16%) Cisco Certification
7 41 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
8 40 (3.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 39 (3.01%) ISEB
9 39 (3.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 33 (2.55%) MCSE
11 24 (1.85%) CCNA
12 21 (1.62%) CCNP
13 17 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
14 14 (1.08%) APMP
15 12 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 12 (0.93%) ISTQB
15 12 (0.93%) CISSP
16 9 (0.69%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (6.48%) QA
2 38 (2.93%) SLA
3 27 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (1.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 19 (1.47%) P3O
6 16 (1.23%) ISO 9000
7 13 (1.00%) GxP
8 10 (0.77%) Data Quality
9 8 (0.62%) PCI DSS
10 7 (0.54%) DO-178B
10 7 (0.54%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.31%) FATCA
11 4 (0.31%) EMIR
11 4 (0.31%) PMBOK
12 3 (0.23%) Solvency II
13 2 (0.15%) JTAG
14 1 (0.077%) Dodd-Frank
14 1 (0.077%) GAMP
14 1 (0.077%) ISO 14001
14 1 (0.077%) COBIT
System Software
1 96 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 67 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (3.09%) Hyper-V
4 20 (1.54%) vSphere
5 17 (1.31%) VMware ESX
6 13 (1.00%) XenApp
7 11 (0.85%) NFS
8 9 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (0.69%) Terminal Services
9 7 (0.54%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 6 (0.46%) Firmware
10 6 (0.46%) XenServer
10 6 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
11 5 (0.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 5 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.31%) DFS Replication
13 3 (0.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 3 (0.23%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.15%) Snort
14 2 (0.15%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 20 (1.54%) SCCM
2 13 (1.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 13 (1.00%) OVSD
3 10 (0.77%) ARCserve
4 9 (0.69%) SCOM
4 9 (0.69%) EMC NetWorker
5 7 (0.54%) WMI
5 7 (0.54%) Tivoli
6 6 (0.46%) NetBackup
6 6 (0.46%) NetCrunch
6 6 (0.46%) Cisco Prime
7 5 (0.39%) HP SIM
7 5 (0.39%) WSUS
8 4 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.23%) Control-M
9 3 (0.23%) Nagios
9 3 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (0.15%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 2 (0.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 237 (18.29%) Microsoft
2 105 (8.10%) Cisco
3 97 (7.48%) Oracle
4 96 (7.41%) SAP
5 93 (7.18%) HP
6 91 (7.02%) VMware
7 72 (5.56%) Citrix
8 66 (5.09%) CheckPoint
9 36 (2.78%) NetApp
10 33 (2.55%) F5
11 31 (2.39%) IBM
12 26 (2.01%) EMC
13 25 (1.93%) Red Hat
14 22 (1.70%) Juniper
15 17 (1.31%) Informatica
15 17 (1.31%) Remedy
16 15 (1.16%) CA
17 14 (1.08%) SolarWinds
18 13 (1.00%) Brocade
18 13 (1.00%) Nortel
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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London
Harris Global
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell
Spectrum IT
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
Experis Ltd
Rate: £550 - £551 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell
People Source
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Merseyside
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Isotrak Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day 3 - 6 month contract (initially)
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: £0.00 - £550 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £320 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Chertsey
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £240 - £250 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Nottingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £25000.00 per annum + Pro Rata for 9 months
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London
Edward Carter Solutions
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