The table below looks at the statistics for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax 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 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Control
Rank 20 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing Change Control 2 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 2.11% 1.28% 4.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% 1.54% 5.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 6
Average daily rate £427 £463 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.62% +76.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £463 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £463 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.75 £34.57 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-19.71% +20.22%
Change Control
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
72 130 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 75.79% 83.33% 79.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 97 115
Average daily rate £405 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £283 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Change Control across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Change Control Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Change Control across the Halifax region.

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Change Control
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 2 (33.33%) MS Project
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) AIX
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) SAS
4 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
4 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
4 1 (16.67%) Release Management
4 1 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
4 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Critical Path Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Project
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Finance Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Finance Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Services Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Financial Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Service Manager
3 1 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) PMO Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Project Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SAS Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) AIX
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
3 1 (16.67%) Critical Path Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli