The first table below looks at the demand for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Hertfordshire region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Control
Rank 54 39 53
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +14
Contract jobs citing Change Control 8 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.20% 2.76% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 3.66% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Average daily rate
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£440 £363 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.37% -14.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £328 £357
% change year-on-year
+14.50% -8.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.84 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-9.76% +11.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
484 465 662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 72.67% 75.49% 68.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 234 301
Average daily rate £388 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 19 44
Average hourly rate £19.25 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.55 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £50.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Change Control
East of England

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Change Control Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Change Control
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Change Control across the Hertfordshire region.

Change Control Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Watford -14 3 - - 1
Stevenage +5 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Hitchin - 1 £418 -
Borehamwood - - - -
Change Control
East of England

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 14 (66.67%) Project Management
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 9 (42.86%) Retail
3 8 (38.10%) PRINCE2
4 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 6 (28.57%) IBM
5 6 (28.57%) Java
5 6 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (23.81%) WebSphere
6 5 (23.81%) Time Management
6 5 (23.81%) Waterfall
6 5 (23.81%) J2EE
6 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
6 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
7 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
7 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (19.05%) ERP
7 4 (19.05%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
8 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 3 (14.29%) Dependency Management
8 3 (14.29%) Oracle
8 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
9 2 (9.52%) Change Management
9 2 (9.52%) .NET
9 2 (9.52%) Quality Management
9 2 (9.52%) MVC
9 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (9.52%) Logistics
9 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 5 (23.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.76%) MS Project
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) MPLS
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) MySQL
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.52%) DB2
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 9 (42.86%) Retail
3 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
4 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Project Manager
2 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
2 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
2 2 (9.52%) Developer
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (4.76%) SAP Service Delivery Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Technical Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Technical Leader
3 1 (4.76%) SAP Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Programme Office Support
3 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Support Specialist
3 1 (4.76%) Project Leader
3 1 (4.76%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) J2EE
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
2 2 (9.52%) CSS
2 2 (9.52%) SOAP
2 2 (9.52%) XML
2 2 (9.52%) Ajax
2 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
2 2 (9.52%) JSON
2 2 (9.52%) jQuery
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (9.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (9.52%) Kendo UI
2 2 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) RIA
2 1 (4.76%) Data Conversion
2 1 (4.76%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Project Management
2 8 (38.10%) PRINCE2
3 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 6 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (23.81%) Time Management
5 5 (23.81%) Waterfall
5 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
6 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (19.05%) ERP
6 4 (19.05%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (14.29%) Dependency Management
7 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
8 2 (9.52%) Change Management
8 2 (9.52%) MVC
8 2 (9.52%) Quality Management
8 2 (9.52%) B2B
8 2 (9.52%) CRM
8 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
8 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (9.52%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.52%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) Python
3 1 (4.76%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) APMP
2 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Xen
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (4.76%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) IBM
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) EMC
4 1 (4.76%) VMware