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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Control
Rank 58 51 55
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing Change Control 11 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.42% 1.58% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 2.03% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate £300 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £345
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £32.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.06% +28.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
547 492 662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 70.49% 77.85% 69.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 258 320
Average daily rate £413 £419 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.49% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £267 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 17 59
Average hourly rate £32.50 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £40.50 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Watford -10 6 - - 2
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Berkhamsted - - - -
Rickmansworth - - - - 1
Stevenage - - - -
Change Control
East of England

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 21 (84.00%) Project Management
2 20 (80.00%) Finance
3 16 (64.00%) E-Commerce
3 16 (64.00%) Retail
3 16 (64.00%) Time Management
4 15 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (56.00%) Waterfall
5 14 (56.00%) WebSphere
5 14 (56.00%) Manufacturing
5 14 (56.00%) Java
5 14 (56.00%) J2EE
5 14 (56.00%) IBM
6 5 (20.00%) ERP
7 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
8 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
9 2 (8.00%) Windows
9 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
9 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
9 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (8.00%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (8.00%) Change Management
9 2 (8.00%) Firewall
9 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
9 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (8.00%) Lync
9 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
9 2 (8.00%) Supplier Management
9 2 (8.00%) PKI
9 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (8.00%) Database Security

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 14 (56.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.00%) Lync
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) DB2
General
1 20 (80.00%) Finance
2 16 (64.00%) Retail
3 14 (56.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (8.00%) Consultant
2 2 (8.00%) Web Project Manager
2 2 (8.00%) Web Manager
3 1 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (4.00%) Junior
3 1 (4.00%) Developer
3 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (4.00%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) J2EE
2 1 (4.00%) Ajax
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (4.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (4.00%) Kendo UI
2 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.00%) JSON
2 1 (4.00%) jQuery
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.00%) CSS
2 1 (4.00%) SOAP
2 1 (4.00%) XML
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) PKI
2 1 (4.00%) Data Conversion
2 1 (4.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) Project Management
2 16 (64.00%) E-Commerce
2 16 (64.00%) Time Management
3 15 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 14 (56.00%) Waterfall
5 5 (20.00%) ERP
6 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.00%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (8.00%) Change Management
7 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.00%) Supplier Management
7 2 (8.00%) Database Security
8 1 (4.00%) Functional Testing
8 1 (4.00%) B2B
8 1 (4.00%) Logistics
8 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.00%) Web Development
8 1 (4.00%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (4.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) IBM
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) SAP
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