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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Change Control
UK / England
Rank 220 192 180
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -12
Contract jobs citing Change Control 462 595 587
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.11% 1.30% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 1.59% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 366 328
Median daily rate £408 £398 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.51% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 26 15
Median hourly rate £27.50 £36.00 £31.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.61% +14.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £15.18 £18.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.05 £49.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £38.25 £32.67
% change year-on-year
-28.10% +17.07%

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
34247 37536 36338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.42% 81.99% 78.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 22846 24700 23777
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 844 1095 972
Median hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.90 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 -1 176 £475 +5.55% 37
South East -29 76 £413 +17.85% 18
North East +9 47 £343 +24.54% 2
South West -15 44 £400 +8.47% 10
Yorkshire -5 26 £325 -17.51% 7
North West +1 25 £405 -0.30% 11
East of England -22 23 £350 -7.89% 4
East Midlands +9 22 £165 -56.00% 2
West Midlands -19 20 £390 -12.11% 12
Change Control
UK

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 340 (36.17%) Finance
2 297 (31.60%) Project Management
3 198 (21.06%) Agile Software Development
4 186 (19.79%) Security Cleared
5 183 (19.47%) PRINCE2
6 135 (14.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 132 (14.04%) ITIL
7 132 (14.04%) Microsoft
8 131 (13.94%) Windows
9 121 (12.87%) SQL
10 120 (12.77%) Change Management
11 119 (12.66%) Programme Management
12 117 (12.45%) SC Cleared
13 115 (12.23%) Configuration Management
14 105 (11.17%) Linux
15 104 (11.06%) Risk Management
16 99 (10.53%) Oracle
17 95 (10.11%) MS Excel
18 91 (9.68%) Unix
19 83 (8.83%) Analytical Skills
20 82 (8.72%) MS Project
21 79 (8.40%) MS Office
22 78 (8.30%) Cisco
23 77 (8.19%) Java
24 74 (7.87%) Data Centre
25 72 (7.66%) Active Directory
26 71 (7.55%) HP
27 69 (7.34%) Management Information System
27 69 (7.34%) Banking
28 68 (7.23%) Red Hat

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 67 (7.13%) SharePoint
2 26 (2.77%) Apache
2 26 (2.77%) Confluence
3 23 (2.45%) IIS
3 23 (2.45%) JBoss
4 18 (1.91%) WebLogic
5 15 (1.60%) Tomcat
6 14 (1.49%) WebSphere
7 13 (1.38%) WebSphere Application Server
8 12 (1.28%) FileNet
8 12 (1.28%) Oracle Workflow
9 8 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (0.74%) Skype for Business
11 6 (0.64%) CMS
11 6 (0.64%) MS Exchange
11 6 (0.64%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.43%) MS Project Server
12 4 (0.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 4 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 95 (10.11%) MS Excel
2 82 (8.72%) MS Project
3 79 (8.40%) MS Office
4 56 (5.96%) MS PowerPoint
5 54 (5.74%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.53%) Open Workbench
7 4 (0.43%) AutoCAD
7 4 (0.43%) CATIA
7 4 (0.43%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 4 (0.43%) PTC Creo
7 4 (0.43%) Siemens NX
8 3 (0.32%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 13 (1.38%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 9 (0.96%) Primavera
3 8 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (0.74%) Oracle 11i
5 6 (0.64%) Teamcenter
6 4 (0.43%) Demantra
6 4 (0.43%) Markit EDM
6 4 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.43%) Unit4 Business World
7 3 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.21%) CA PPM
8 2 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (0.21%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.21%) SAP GRC
9 1 (0.11%) Northgate Housing
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle FAH
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.11%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (1.91%) Office 365
3 12 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.64%) GitHub
5 6 (0.64%) SaaS
5 6 (0.64%) SuccessFactors
6 5 (0.53%) OpenShift
7 4 (0.43%) IaaS
7 4 (0.43%) TestFlight
8 3 (0.32%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.32%) SmartFocus
9 2 (0.21%) Boomi
9 2 (0.21%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.11%) Basecamp
10 1 (0.11%) HP Helion
10 1 (0.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (5.85%) Firewall
2 42 (4.47%) TCP/IP
3 35 (3.72%) SAN
4 33 (3.51%) LAN
4 33 (3.51%) WAN
5 30 (3.19%) DNS
6 25 (2.66%) Cisco ASA
6 25 (2.66%) LDAP
6 25 (2.66%) Network Security
7 24 (2.55%) Internet
8 22 (2.34%) DHCP
9 20 (2.13%) SSL
10 17 (1.81%) BGP
10 17 (1.81%) Multicast
11 16 (1.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 16 (1.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 15 (1.60%) Cisco Nexus
13 14 (1.49%) Intranet
14 13 (1.38%) OSPF
14 13 (1.38%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 39 (4.15%) Relational Database
3 24 (2.55%) Oracle Database
4 21 (2.23%) BusinessObjects
4 21 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (1.91%) Hadoop
6 17 (1.81%) Big Data
7 15 (1.60%) Oracle Reports
8 11 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
9 9 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (0.64%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.43%) BODI
13 4 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (0.43%) Oracle Database 12c
13 4 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (0.43%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 50 (5.32%) JIRA
2 34 (3.62%) Git (software)
3 24 (2.55%) Jenkins
4 13 (1.38%) ClearCase
5 12 (1.28%) Subversion
6 11 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (1.06%) Oracle Forms
8 8 (0.85%) Selenium
9 7 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (0.74%) Eclipse
9 7 (0.74%) Gradle
9 7 (0.74%) Rational DOORS
9 7 (0.74%) Sonatype Nexus
10 6 (0.64%) Visual Studio
11 4 (0.43%) Checkstyle
11 4 (0.43%) Cucumber
11 4 (0.43%) FindBugs
11 4 (0.43%) JUnit
11 4 (0.43%) Oracle APEX
11 4 (0.43%) Xcode
General
1 340 (36.17%) Finance
2 69 (7.34%) Banking
3 42 (4.47%) Retail
4 40 (4.26%) Telecoms
5 38 (4.04%) Legal
6 31 (3.30%) Manufacturing
7 18 (1.91%) Pharmaceutical
8 17 (1.81%) Marketing
9 16 (1.70%) Financial Institution
9 16 (1.70%) Investment Banking
10 14 (1.49%) Aerospace
11 12 (1.28%) Automotive
12 10 (1.06%) Front Office
13 7 (0.74%) Publishing
14 6 (0.64%) Law
15 4 (0.43%) Advertising
15 4 (0.43%) Games
15 4 (0.43%) Military
15 4 (0.43%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.32%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 173 (18.40%) Project Manager
2 137 (14.57%) Analyst
3 56 (5.96%) Developer
4 50 (5.32%) PMO Analyst
5 48 (5.11%) Administrator
6 40 (4.26%) Business Analyst
6 40 (4.26%) Network Engineer
6 40 (4.26%) Programme Manager
7 35 (3.72%) Consultant
8 31 (3.30%) DevOps Engineer
9 30 (3.19%) Architect
9 30 (3.19%) Senior Manager
9 30 (3.19%) Support Analyst
10 27 (2.87%) IT Manager
11 26 (2.77%) Infrastructure Manager
11 26 (2.77%) Project Officer
12 25 (2.66%) Systems Administrator
13 24 (2.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 24 (2.55%) Senior Project Manager
14 22 (2.34%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (2.55%) Software Packaging
2 17 (1.81%) HTML
3 16 (1.70%) .NET
3 16 (1.70%) CSS
4 14 (1.49%) XML
5 13 (1.38%) WebSphere MQ
6 11 (1.17%) Node.js
7 10 (1.06%) Apache Camel
8 9 (0.96%) Spring
9 8 (0.85%) .NET Framework
9 8 (0.85%) Hibernate
10 7 (0.74%) jQuery
10 7 (0.74%) Web Services
11 6 (0.64%) ActiveMQ
11 6 (0.64%) ELK Stack
11 6 (0.64%) Entity Framework
11 6 (0.64%) REST
12 5 (0.53%) COM
12 5 (0.53%) J2EE
12 5 (0.53%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 83 (8.83%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (7.87%) Data Centre
3 69 (7.34%) Management Information System
4 18 (1.91%) PMI
5 14 (1.49%) Mobile App
5 14 (1.49%) User Experience
6 13 (1.38%) Private Cloud
7 12 (1.28%) Clustering
8 11 (1.17%) Computer Science
8 11 (1.17%) Mainframe
9 10 (1.06%) NHS
9 10 (1.06%) Wiki
10 9 (0.96%) DataPower
10 9 (0.96%) Enterprise Storage
11 8 (0.85%) Blackberry
11 8 (0.85%) Data Integration
11 8 (0.85%) EMC VMAX
11 8 (0.85%) Fixed Income
11 8 (0.85%) FMCG
12 7 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 131 (13.94%) Windows
2 105 (11.17%) Linux
3 91 (9.68%) Unix
4 50 (5.32%) Windows Server
5 38 (4.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 31 (3.30%) Solaris
7 29 (3.09%) AIX
8 27 (2.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (1.70%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (1.28%) Windows 7
12 8 (0.85%) HPUX
13 7 (0.74%) CentOS
13 7 (0.74%) FreeBSD
13 7 (0.74%) Ubuntu
14 6 (0.64%) Mac OS X
14 6 (0.64%) Windows 10
15 5 (0.53%) Android
15 5 (0.53%) zOS
16 4 (0.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (31.60%) Project Management
2 198 (21.06%) Agile Software Development
3 183 (19.47%) PRINCE2
4 135 (14.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 132 (14.04%) ITIL
6 120 (12.77%) Change Management
7 119 (12.66%) Programme Management
8 115 (12.23%) Configuration Management
9 104 (11.06%) Risk Management
10 66 (7.02%) Migration
11 58 (6.17%) Service Delivery
12 55 (5.85%) Problem Management
13 51 (5.43%) Incident Management
13 51 (5.43%) Waterfall
14 46 (4.89%) Quality Management
15 44 (4.68%) Business Analysis
15 44 (4.68%) Document Management
16 43 (4.57%) Programme Governance
16 43 (4.57%) Scrum
16 43 (4.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 121 (12.87%) SQL
2 77 (8.19%) Java
3 34 (3.62%) JavaScript
4 32 (3.40%) C
5 31 (3.30%) Perl
6 30 (3.19%) PowerShell
7 23 (2.45%) C#
8 17 (1.81%) Shell Script
9 16 (1.70%) VB
10 15 (1.60%) PL/SQL
11 14 (1.49%) C++
11 14 (1.49%) Python
12 8 (0.85%) VBA
13 7 (0.74%) Ruby
13 7 (0.74%) T-SQL
14 6 (0.64%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.53%) tcsh
16 4 (0.43%) Apple Swift
16 4 (0.43%) Korn
16 4 (0.43%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 186 (19.79%) Security Cleared
2 117 (12.45%) SC Cleared
3 55 (5.85%) Degree
4 46 (4.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 41 (4.36%) Cisco Certification
5 41 (4.36%) DV Cleared
6 29 (3.09%) PMP
7 28 (2.98%) CCNP
8 26 (2.77%) BPSS Clearance
9 25 (2.66%) CCNA
10 24 (2.55%) PMI Certification
11 16 (1.70%) ISEB
12 14 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
13 12 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (1.17%) APMP
14 11 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 10 (1.06%) CCDP
15 10 (1.06%) CISSP
16 9 (0.96%) CCIE
16 9 (0.96%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (5.32%) QA
2 30 (3.19%) SLA
3 13 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (1.28%) P3O
5 9 (0.96%) Data Quality
6 8 (0.85%) GMP
7 6 (0.64%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.64%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.43%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 4 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
9 3 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.21%) GAMP
10 2 (0.21%) GCP
10 2 (0.21%) GxP
10 2 (0.21%) ISO27002
10 2 (0.21%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.11%) GPG13
11 1 (0.11%) HL7
11 1 (0.11%) IEC 61508
11 1 (0.11%) ISO26262
System Software
1 72 (7.66%) Active Directory
2 38 (4.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (1.60%) VMware ESX
4 13 (1.38%) Hyper-V
5 11 (1.17%) vSphere
6 10 (1.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 9 (0.96%) GPFS
7 9 (0.96%) Veritas File System
8 7 (0.74%) Samba
9 6 (0.64%) XenApp
10 5 (0.53%) Docker
10 5 (0.53%) Snort
10 5 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
10 5 (0.53%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (0.32%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 3 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.21%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 43 (4.57%) Puppet
2 21 (2.23%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (2.02%) NetBackup
3 19 (2.02%) SCCM
4 14 (1.49%) SCOM
5 12 (1.28%) Red Hat Satellite
6 10 (1.06%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 10 (1.06%) Nagios
7 9 (0.96%) WSUS
8 8 (0.85%) Ansible
8 8 (0.85%) HP SiteScope
8 8 (0.85%) SCVMM
9 7 (0.74%) Oracle ZFS
10 6 (0.64%) Kibana
10 6 (0.64%) logstash
10 6 (0.64%) Nessus
10 6 (0.64%) SmokePing
10 6 (0.64%) WhatsUp Gold
11 5 (0.53%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 5 (0.53%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 132 (14.04%) Microsoft
2 99 (10.53%) Oracle
3 78 (8.30%) Cisco
4 71 (7.55%) HP
5 68 (7.23%) Red Hat
6 57 (6.06%) VMware
7 55 (5.85%) CheckPoint
8 35 (3.72%) IBM
9 34 (3.62%) Sun
10 29 (3.09%) F5
11 25 (2.66%) Atlassian
11 25 (2.66%) SAP
12 19 (2.02%) Sybase
13 18 (1.91%) Veritas
14 17 (1.81%) Informatica
15 16 (1.70%) Citrix
16 15 (1.60%) Remedy
17 14 (1.49%) Symantec
18 13 (1.38%) Axway
18 13 (1.38%) Siebel
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