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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Control
Rank 185 180 159
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -21
Contract jobs citing Change Control 656 614 676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.26% 1.20% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 1.58% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 414 382
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
- +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 19 9
Average hourly rate £32.00 £29.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -21.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.23 £16.60 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £35.78 £39.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £32.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+21.09% -14.66%
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
40672 38968 36756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 78.04% 76.46% 75.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 26961 24548 23036
Average daily rate £425 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1099 1092 1027
Average hourly rate £30.52 £23.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.69% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.30 £45.80 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+27.45% -15.00%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +8 272 £413 -5.05% 65
South East +13 145 £363 +3.57% 28
South West -23 50 £448 +8.35% 8
Yorkshire -12 42 £400 +6.66% 7
West Midlands +22 40 £370 +23.33% 8
North West -23 35 £421 +17.01% 15
North East -2 30 £312 +9.80% 6
East Midlands -13 22 £350 -20.45% 8
East of England -16 21 £350 - 7
South Coast - 1 - -
Change Control
UK

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 396 (30.34%) Finance
2 367 (28.12%) Project Management
3 309 (23.68%) PRINCE2
4 231 (17.70%) ITIL
5 225 (17.24%) Microsoft
6 196 (15.02%) Windows
7 189 (14.48%) Stakeholder Management
8 188 (14.41%) Security Cleared
9 185 (14.18%) Agile Software Development
10 166 (12.72%) MS Excel
11 155 (11.88%) Risk Management
12 152 (11.65%) MS Office
13 133 (10.19%) Programme Management
14 125 (9.58%) SQL
15 122 (9.35%) Linux
16 121 (9.27%) SC Cleared
17 120 (9.20%) Change Management
18 115 (8.81%) MS Project
18 115 (8.81%) SQL Server
19 114 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
20 112 (8.58%) Migration
20 112 (8.58%) Banking
21 110 (8.43%) Configuration Management
21 110 (8.43%) SharePoint
22 104 (7.97%) Project Planning
23 101 (7.74%) Management Information System
24 98 (7.51%) Active Directory
25 97 (7.43%) Cisco
26 94 (7.20%) HP
27 93 (7.13%) Degree

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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
1 110 (8.43%) SharePoint
2 47 (3.60%) MS Exchange
3 35 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 32 (2.45%) IIS
5 29 (2.22%) Apache
6 19 (1.46%) CMS
6 19 (1.46%) Lync
7 16 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
8 11 (0.84%) JBoss
8 11 (0.84%) Confluence
8 11 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
9 10 (0.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 9 (0.69%) SAS
10 9 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
11 8 (0.61%) Tomcat
11 8 (0.61%) WebSphere
12 7 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
13 6 (0.46%) WebLogic
14 5 (0.38%) FileNet
14 5 (0.38%) WorkSite
Applications
1 166 (12.72%) MS Excel
2 152 (11.65%) MS Office
3 115 (8.81%) MS Project
4 64 (4.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 51 (3.91%) MS Visio
6 13 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.38%) Maya
7 5 (0.38%) Open Workbench
8 2 (0.15%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.077%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 16 (1.23%) Agresso
2 11 (0.84%) Primavera
3 10 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.69%) CA PPM
5 8 (0.61%) Magento
6 5 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (0.38%) SAP FI
7 4 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.23%) SAP CO
8 3 (0.23%) SAP QM
8 3 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (0.23%) SAP ECC
8 3 (0.23%) Global PAYplus
9 2 (0.15%) SAP FSCM
9 2 (0.15%) SAP BPC
9 2 (0.15%) Eikon
9 2 (0.15%) SAP FI-AP
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.15%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.46%) Office 365
2 8 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.38%) SaaS
4 4 (0.31%) GitHub
5 3 (0.23%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.15%) PaaS
6 2 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.077%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.077%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 92 (7.05%) Firewall
2 68 (5.21%) WAN
3 61 (4.67%) SAN
4 60 (4.60%) LAN
5 59 (4.52%) DNS
6 54 (4.14%) TCP/IP
7 51 (3.91%) Internet
8 47 (3.60%) DHCP
9 40 (3.07%) Wireless
10 29 (2.22%) SSL
11 27 (2.07%) VPN
12 26 (1.99%) Cisco ASA
13 23 (1.76%) NAS
13 23 (1.76%) MPLS
14 22 (1.69%) 4G
15 21 (1.61%) Network Security
15 21 (1.61%) 3G
15 21 (1.61%) BGP
16 20 (1.53%) OSPF
16 20 (1.53%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (8.81%) SQL Server
2 39 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (1.99%) BusinessObjects
4 21 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (1.46%) Relational Database
6 18 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 16 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (1.15%) Oracle Database
9 14 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
10 13 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
11 12 (0.92%) MySQL
11 12 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
11 12 (0.92%) Big Data
12 10 (0.77%) RDBMS
13 9 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (0.61%) PowerCenter
15 7 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
15 7 (0.54%) MS Access
16 5 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 35 (2.68%) Subversion
2 27 (2.07%) Git (software)
3 22 (1.69%) Jenkins
4 19 (1.46%) Visual Studio
5 16 (1.23%) Selenium
6 14 (1.07%) Cucumber
6 14 (1.07%) JIRA
7 10 (0.77%) SoapUI
8 8 (0.61%) Rational DOORS
8 8 (0.61%) PHPUnit
8 8 (0.61%) JUnit
9 7 (0.54%) Mockito
9 7 (0.54%) Toad
10 6 (0.46%) GitLab
11 4 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 4 (0.31%) ClearCase
12 3 (0.23%) Maven
12 3 (0.23%) ClearQuest
12 3 (0.23%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 396 (30.34%) Finance
2 112 (8.58%) Banking
3 66 (5.06%) Retail
4 63 (4.83%) Telecoms
5 53 (4.06%) Manufacturing
6 27 (2.07%) Pharmaceutical
7 26 (1.99%) Legal
8 22 (1.69%) Law
8 22 (1.69%) Investment Banking
9 19 (1.46%) Back Office
10 18 (1.38%) Marketing
11 15 (1.15%) Automotive
12 10 (0.77%) Financial Institution
12 10 (0.77%) Retail Banking
13 9 (0.69%) Front Office
14 7 (0.54%) Aerospace
15 6 (0.46%) Electronics
16 5 (0.38%) Publishing
17 4 (0.31%) Local Government
17 4 (0.31%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 296 (22.68%) Project Manager
2 190 (14.56%) Analyst
3 87 (6.67%) Developer
4 72 (5.52%) Consultant
5 57 (4.37%) PMO Analyst
6 51 (3.91%) Programme Manager
7 40 (3.07%) Business Analyst
7 40 (3.07%) Senior Manager
8 39 (2.99%) Administrator
8 39 (2.99%) Network Engineer
9 35 (2.68%) Senior Project Manager
10 34 (2.61%) Architect
10 34 (2.61%) Support Analyst
11 32 (2.45%) Coordinator
12 29 (2.22%) Support Engineer
13 28 (2.15%) Senior Analyst
14 27 (2.07%) Change Manager
15 26 (1.99%) IT Project Manager
15 26 (1.99%) PMO Manager
16 23 (1.76%) Project Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (5.52%) .NET
2 39 (2.99%) Web Services
3 34 (2.61%) HTML
4 27 (2.07%) XML
4 27 (2.07%) .NET Framework
5 25 (1.92%) ASP.NET
6 24 (1.84%) CSS
6 24 (1.84%) SOAP
7 20 (1.53%) jQuery
8 15 (1.15%) HTML5
9 13 (1.00%) RESTful
9 13 (1.00%) JSON
10 12 (0.92%) REST
10 12 (0.92%) Middleware
11 8 (0.61%) Hibernate
11 8 (0.61%) Spring
11 8 (0.61%) Application Packaging
12 7 (0.54%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (0.54%) LAMP
12 7 (0.54%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 114 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
2 101 (7.74%) Management Information System
3 87 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 31 (2.38%) NHS
5 23 (1.76%) PMI
6 20 (1.53%) User Experience
7 19 (1.46%) Statistics
8 18 (1.38%) Clustering
9 15 (1.15%) GIS
10 14 (1.07%) Computer Science
11 13 (1.00%) DataPower
12 12 (0.92%) FMCG
12 12 (0.92%) Data Protection Act
12 12 (0.92%) Blackberry
12 12 (0.92%) Economics
12 12 (0.92%) PKI
13 11 (0.84%) Credit Risk
14 10 (0.77%) HP Storage
14 10 (0.77%) Mainframe
15 9 (0.69%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 196 (15.02%) Windows
2 122 (9.35%) Linux
3 79 (6.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 71 (5.44%) UNIX
5 53 (4.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 52 (3.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 35 (2.68%) Windows 7
7 35 (2.68%) Solaris
8 20 (1.53%) AIX
9 16 (1.23%) Windows XP
10 15 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (0.61%) Mac OS
11 8 (0.61%) CentOS
11 8 (0.61%) Ubuntu
12 6 (0.46%) pSOS
12 6 (0.46%) FreeBSD
13 5 (0.38%) zOS
14 4 (0.31%) HPUX
15 3 (0.23%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.15%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (28.12%) Project Management
2 309 (23.68%) PRINCE2
3 231 (17.70%) ITIL
4 189 (14.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 185 (14.18%) Agile Software Development
6 155 (11.88%) Risk Management
7 133 (10.19%) Programme Management
8 120 (9.20%) Change Management
9 112 (8.58%) Migration
10 110 (8.43%) Configuration Management
11 104 (7.97%) Project Planning
12 79 (6.05%) Continuous Improvement
13 75 (5.75%) Service Delivery
14 66 (5.06%) Service Management
15 65 (4.98%) Document Management
16 60 (4.60%) SDLC
17 58 (4.44%) Waterfall
18 57 (4.37%) Quality Management
19 55 (4.21%) CRM
20 45 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 125 (9.58%) SQL
2 43 (3.30%) C#
3 40 (3.07%) VB
4 37 (2.84%) PowerShell
5 36 (2.76%) Java
6 29 (2.22%) JavaScript
7 28 (2.15%) C
8 24 (1.84%) Perl
9 23 (1.76%) PHP
9 23 (1.76%) Shell Script
10 18 (1.38%) VBA
11 17 (1.30%) T-SQL
12 14 (1.07%) PL/SQL
13 7 (0.54%) Python
14 6 (0.46%) ActionScript
14 6 (0.46%) Embedded C
14 6 (0.46%) VBScript
15 4 (0.31%) PHP5
16 3 (0.23%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.23%) ANSI C
Qualifications
1 188 (14.41%) Security Cleared
2 121 (9.27%) SC Cleared
3 93 (7.13%) Degree
4 69 (5.29%) PMI Certification
5 59 (4.52%) PMP
5 59 (4.52%) DV Cleared
6 47 (3.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 40 (3.07%) Cisco Certification
8 38 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 38 (2.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 35 (2.68%) ISEB
10 32 (2.45%) MCSE
11 24 (1.84%) CCNA
11 24 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
12 20 (1.53%) CCNP
13 15 (1.15%) CISSP
13 15 (1.15%) APMP
14 12 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 12 (0.92%) ISTQB
15 11 (0.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (7.05%) QA
2 47 (3.60%) SLA
3 27 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (1.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 18 (1.38%) P3O
6 14 (1.07%) ISO 9000
7 13 (1.00%) GxP
8 9 (0.69%) DO-178B
9 8 (0.61%) Data Quality
10 6 (0.46%) PCI DSS
10 6 (0.46%) ISO 9001
11 5 (0.38%) EMIR
11 5 (0.38%) PMBOK
12 4 (0.31%) FATCA
13 3 (0.23%) Dodd-Frank
14 2 (0.15%) JTAG
14 2 (0.15%) Solvency II
15 1 (0.077%) GAMP
15 1 (0.077%) GMP
15 1 (0.077%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 98 (7.51%) Active Directory
2 62 (4.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (2.61%) Hyper-V
4 23 (1.76%) vSphere
5 11 (0.84%) VMware ESX
6 9 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
6 9 (0.69%) NFS
7 8 (0.61%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 7 (0.54%) XenApp
8 7 (0.54%) XenServer
9 6 (0.46%) Firmware
9 6 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 4 (0.31%) DFS Replication
10 4 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (0.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 3 (0.23%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.23%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.15%) Snort
12 2 (0.15%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 23 (1.76%) SCCM
2 14 (1.07%) SCOM
3 13 (1.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 11 (0.84%) Tivoli
4 11 (0.84%) ARCserve
4 11 (0.84%) OVSD
5 9 (0.69%) EMC NetWorker
6 8 (0.61%) NetCrunch
7 7 (0.54%) WMI
8 6 (0.46%) NetBackup
8 6 (0.46%) Cisco Prime
8 6 (0.46%) Puppet
9 5 (0.38%) Nagios
9 5 (0.38%) HP SIM
10 4 (0.31%) WSUS
10 4 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (0.31%) Control-M
11 3 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 3 (0.23%) NSN NetAct
11 3 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 225 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 97 (7.43%) Cisco
3 94 (7.20%) HP
4 92 (7.05%) SAP
5 85 (6.51%) Oracle
6 83 (6.36%) VMware
7 64 (4.90%) CheckPoint
8 60 (4.60%) Citrix
9 36 (2.76%) IBM
10 33 (2.53%) F5
11 31 (2.38%) NetApp
12 28 (2.15%) Remedy
13 24 (1.84%) Red Hat
14 23 (1.76%) EMC
15 21 (1.61%) Juniper
16 17 (1.30%) CA
17 16 (1.23%) Informatica
18 15 (1.15%) Siebel
18 15 (1.15%) Nokia
19 14 (1.07%) Brocade
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