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 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Control
Rank 178 156 179
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +23
Contract jobs citing Change Control 608 665 595
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.21% 1.38% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 1.88% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 376 330
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 9 21
Average hourly rate £29.00 £37.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.62% +15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £20.50 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.78 £39.80 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £37.50 £27.62
% change year-on-year
-14.66% +35.79%
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
37593 35462 37976
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.67% 73.73% 71.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 23709 22246 22478
Average daily rate £413 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1066 975 1367
Average hourly rate £22.50 £29.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 2014. 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 -28 265 £435 +4.19% 29
South East +4 111 £350 -2.09% 22
South West -1 70 £413 +17.83% 13
East of England -28 38 £350 +16.66% 16
North West -30 34 £360 +10.76% 13
Yorkshire -17 28 £375 -5.30% 6
West Midlands 0 27 £300 -15.43% 6
East Midlands +15 26 £440 +32.33% 5
North East -20 5 £345 +4.54% 2
Midlands - 1 - -
Change Control
UK

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 (32.79%) Finance
2 380 (31.22%) Project Management
3 260 (21.36%) PRINCE2
4 232 (19.06%) Microsoft
5 167 (13.72%) Risk Management
6 164 (13.48%) Security Cleared
7 161 (13.23%) Change Management
8 156 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 152 (12.49%) MS Excel
10 149 (12.24%) ITIL
11 145 (11.91%) Windows
12 143 (11.75%) Programme Management
13 126 (10.35%) MS Project
13 126 (10.35%) Banking
14 116 (9.53%) Oracle
15 113 (9.29%) SQL
16 111 (9.12%) Firewall
17 107 (8.79%) MS Office
17 107 (8.79%) SC Cleared
18 105 (8.63%) Migration
19 100 (8.22%) Degree
20 97 (7.97%) Management Information System
20 97 (7.97%) Cisco
21 94 (7.72%) Configuration Management
22 93 (7.64%) SAP
23 88 (7.23%) SharePoint
24 87 (7.15%) Project Planning
25 80 (6.57%) HP
26 79 (6.49%) Java
27 77 (6.33%) Active Directory

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 88 (7.23%) SharePoint
2 37 (3.04%) MS Exchange
3 22 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (1.40%) IIS
5 16 (1.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 16 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2003
6 15 (1.23%) SAS
7 13 (1.07%) WebSphere
8 12 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
8 12 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
8 12 (0.99%) Apache
9 9 (0.74%) Lync
10 7 (0.58%) Oracle Coherence
10 7 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
10 7 (0.58%) Tomcat
10 7 (0.58%) CMS
11 6 (0.49%) WebLogic
11 6 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 152 (12.49%) MS Excel
2 126 (10.35%) MS Project
3 107 (8.79%) MS Office
4 53 (4.35%) MS Visio
5 52 (4.27%) MS PowerPoint
6 23 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.41%) AutoCAD
8 4 (0.33%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.33%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.082%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 12 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (0.90%) assyst
3 10 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.58%) CA Clarity
4 7 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 4 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.33%) RMDS
7 3 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.25%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.16%) MoSes
8 2 (0.16%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.16%) Oracle Retail
8 2 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.16%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 11 (0.90%) SaaS
2 7 (0.58%) Office 365
3 6 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.25%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.16%) Force.com
6 1 (0.082%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.082%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.082%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.082%) Route 53
6 1 (0.082%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 111 (9.12%) Firewall
2 62 (5.09%) WAN
3 44 (3.62%) Network Security
4 43 (3.53%) LAN
5 39 (3.20%) SAN
6 38 (3.12%) Internet
7 37 (3.04%) TCP/IP
8 34 (2.79%) Wireless
9 27 (2.22%) DNS
10 19 (1.56%) Multicast
11 18 (1.48%) NAS
12 17 (1.40%) DHCP
13 16 (1.31%) HTTP
14 14 (1.15%) Intranet
14 14 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
14 14 (1.15%) Cisco Nexus
15 13 (1.07%) VPN
16 12 (0.99%) NetScreen
17 11 (0.90%) LDAP
18 9 (0.74%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (5.83%) SQL Server
2 45 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (1.64%) Oracle Database
4 20 (1.64%) Relational Database
5 15 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
6 12 (0.99%) MySQL
6 12 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (0.82%) RDBMS
7 10 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (0.74%) MS Access
8 9 (0.74%) OLAP
9 8 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (0.58%) SQL Server 2000
10 7 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (0.41%) QlikView
11 5 (0.41%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 4 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (0.33%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 15 (1.23%) Subversion
2 13 (1.07%) JIRA
2 13 (1.07%) Rational DOORS
3 10 (0.82%) Serena SBM
4 8 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (0.58%) Eclipse
6 5 (0.41%) JUnit
7 4 (0.33%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (0.33%) Maven
7 4 (0.33%) Ant
8 3 (0.25%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (0.25%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.16%) jMock
9 2 (0.16%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.16%) Selenium
9 2 (0.16%) Bugzilla
9 2 (0.16%) JDeveloper
9 2 (0.16%) TestDirector
General
1 399 (32.79%) Finance
2 126 (10.35%) Banking
3 72 (5.92%) Retail
4 61 (5.01%) Telecoms
5 46 (3.78%) Investment Banking
6 30 (2.47%) Back Office
6 30 (2.47%) Legal
7 23 (1.89%) Retail Banking
8 22 (1.81%) Manufacturing
9 19 (1.56%) Financial Institution
10 16 (1.31%) Front Office
10 16 (1.31%) Pharmaceutical
10 16 (1.31%) Marketing
11 15 (1.23%) Law
12 14 (1.15%) Publishing
13 11 (0.90%) Military
14 6 (0.49%) Billing
14 6 (0.49%) Automotive
15 5 (0.41%) German Language
15 5 (0.41%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 270 (22.19%) Project Manager
2 259 (21.28%) Analyst
3 72 (5.92%) Business Analyst
4 62 (5.09%) Developer
5 59 (4.85%) Programme Manager
6 58 (4.77%) PMO Analyst
7 57 (4.68%) Senior Manager
8 47 (3.86%) Support Analyst
8 47 (3.86%) Network Engineer
8 47 (3.86%) Senior Project Manager
9 39 (3.20%) Architect
10 38 (3.12%) Consultant
11 32 (2.63%) PMO Lead
12 30 (2.47%) PMO Manager
13 26 (2.14%) Coordinator
13 26 (2.14%) Applications Support
14 24 (1.97%) IT Project Manager
15 21 (1.73%) Senior Analyst
16 19 (1.56%) Administrator
17 18 (1.48%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (3.12%) .NET
2 29 (2.38%) XML
3 27 (2.22%) Web Services
4 19 (1.56%) HTML
5 18 (1.48%) Middleware
6 17 (1.40%) J2EE
7 14 (1.15%) .NET Framework
7 14 (1.15%) Spring
8 13 (1.07%) ASP.NET
8 13 (1.07%) JSP
9 12 (0.99%) CSS
10 10 (0.82%) jQuery
10 10 (0.82%) REST
11 9 (0.74%) Django
11 9 (0.74%) QuickFIX
12 7 (0.58%) SOAP
12 7 (0.58%) XSLT
13 6 (0.49%) Struts
13 6 (0.49%) EJB
13 6 (0.49%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 97 (7.97%) Management Information System
2 34 (2.79%) PMI
3 25 (2.05%) Blackberry
4 21 (1.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 19 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (1.48%) Credit Risk
7 16 (1.31%) Data Protection Act
7 16 (1.31%) Clustering
8 15 (1.23%) NHS
9 14 (1.15%) Statistics
10 12 (0.99%) N-Tier
11 9 (0.74%) Mainframe
12 7 (0.58%) EPoS
12 7 (0.58%) Mathematics
13 6 (0.49%) CMDB
13 6 (0.49%) Video Conferencing
14 5 (0.41%) Fat Client
14 5 (0.41%) Computer Science
14 5 (0.41%) Data Extraction
14 5 (0.41%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 145 (11.91%) Windows
2 74 (6.08%) UNIX
2 74 (6.08%) Linux
3 38 (3.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 36 (2.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (2.30%) Windows 7
6 25 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (1.56%) AIX
8 17 (1.40%) Solaris
9 16 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (0.66%) Windows XP
11 7 (0.58%) CentOS
12 5 (0.41%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.33%) pSOS
14 3 (0.25%) zOS
14 3 (0.25%) HPUX
15 2 (0.16%) VMS
15 2 (0.16%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.082%) SUSE
16 1 (0.082%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 380 (31.22%) Project Management
2 260 (21.36%) PRINCE2
3 167 (13.72%) Risk Management
4 161 (13.23%) Change Management
5 156 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 149 (12.24%) ITIL
7 143 (11.75%) Programme Management
8 105 (8.63%) Migration
9 94 (7.72%) Configuration Management
10 87 (7.15%) Project Planning
11 72 (5.92%) Service Delivery
12 62 (5.09%) Continuous Improvement
13 57 (4.68%) ERP
14 53 (4.35%) Resource Management
15 52 (4.27%) Document Management
16 50 (4.11%) Dependency Management
17 45 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
18 44 (3.62%) Service Management
19 42 (3.45%) UML
20 40 (3.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 113 (9.29%) SQL
2 79 (6.49%) Java
3 26 (2.14%) PowerShell
4 24 (1.97%) Perl
4 24 (1.97%) Python
5 21 (1.73%) JavaScript
5 21 (1.73%) C
6 16 (1.31%) C#
7 15 (1.23%) VB
7 15 (1.23%) Shell Script
8 14 (1.15%) C++
9 13 (1.07%) VBA
10 12 (0.99%) PL/SQL
11 10 (0.82%) T-SQL
12 7 (0.58%) PHP
13 5 (0.41%) ABAP
13 5 (0.41%) Korn
14 3 (0.25%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.25%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 164 (13.48%) Security Cleared
2 107 (8.79%) SC Cleared
3 100 (8.22%) Degree
4 61 (5.01%) PMI Certification
5 57 (4.68%) Cisco Certification
6 47 (3.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 45 (3.70%) CCNP
8 40 (3.29%) PMP
9 36 (2.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 30 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
11 28 (2.30%) CCNA
12 23 (1.89%) MCSE
13 20 (1.64%) CISSP
14 17 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
14 17 (1.40%) JNCIS
15 15 (1.23%) DV Cleared
16 13 (1.07%) CEH
16 13 (1.07%) GIAC
16 13 (1.07%) CCIE
17 11 (0.90%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (6.33%) QA
2 50 (4.11%) SLA
3 26 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (0.99%) COBIT
6 10 (0.82%) ISO 9001
6 10 (0.82%) P3O
7 6 (0.49%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.16%) GMP
8 2 (0.16%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.082%) DO-178B
9 1 (0.082%) Basel III
9 1 (0.082%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.082%) GxP
9 1 (0.082%) BS25999
System Software
1 77 (6.33%) Active Directory
2 30 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (1.64%) Hyper-V
4 18 (1.48%) VMware ESX
5 12 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (0.90%) ProxySG
7 10 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
8 9 (0.74%) NFS
9 6 (0.49%) vSphere
9 6 (0.49%) ACF2
10 5 (0.41%) XenApp
10 5 (0.41%) ISA Server
10 5 (0.41%) RACF
11 4 (0.33%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.16%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.16%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 1 (0.082%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 1 (0.082%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (1.31%) SCCM
2 13 (1.07%) ITRS Geneos
3 9 (0.74%) Tivoli
3 9 (0.74%) NetBackup
4 8 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (0.49%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (0.49%) Cisco CUCM
5 6 (0.49%) Backup Exec
5 6 (0.49%) ARCserve
6 5 (0.41%) Nagios
6 5 (0.41%) BMC PATROL
6 5 (0.41%) Puppet
7 4 (0.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 4 (0.33%) Control-M
7 4 (0.33%) HP NNM
7 4 (0.33%) OpenView
7 4 (0.33%) CiscoWorks
8 3 (0.25%) Unicenter
8 3 (0.25%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 232 (19.06%) Microsoft
2 116 (9.53%) Oracle
3 97 (7.97%) Cisco
4 93 (7.64%) SAP
5 80 (6.57%) HP
6 53 (4.35%) CheckPoint
7 48 (3.94%) VMware
8 43 (3.53%) Citrix
9 37 (3.04%) Juniper
10 31 (2.55%) F5
11 27 (2.22%) Red Hat
12 26 (2.14%) Blue Coat
13 24 (1.97%) McAfee
14 19 (1.56%) IBM
14 19 (1.56%) JBoss
15 15 (1.23%) Business Objects
16 13 (1.07%) CA
16 13 (1.07%) Symantec
16 13 (1.07%) Remedy
17 12 (0.99%) NetApp
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