The table below looks at the statistics 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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Control
Rank 43 55 53
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Contract jobs citing Change Control 11 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.91% 0.94% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.70% 1.27% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Average daily rate £450 £395 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.92% -14.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £395 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £395 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £373
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £31.44 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+36.76% +14.32%
Change Control
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
407 473 486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 70.66% 74.49% 72.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 255 254
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 24 28
Average hourly rate £37.50 £33.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Stevenage - 4 £468 -
Hemel Hempstead +5 1 - -
Watford -3 1 - -
Rickmansworth - 1 £450 -
Change Control
East of England

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 9 (36.00%) Project Management
1 9 (36.00%) Migration
2 8 (32.00%) Data Migration
3 7 (28.00%) MS Project
3 7 (28.00%) Release Management
3 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (28.00%) Validation
4 6 (24.00%) Waterfall
4 6 (24.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (16.00%) SAP
5 4 (16.00%) ITIL
5 4 (16.00%) LAN
5 4 (16.00%) WAN
5 4 (16.00%) Finance
5 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (12.00%) Quality Management
6 3 (12.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (12.00%) GMP
6 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (12.00%) Juniper
6 3 (12.00%) Cognos
6 3 (12.00%) C#
6 3 (12.00%) SQL
6 3 (12.00%) .NET
6 3 (12.00%) Capacity Management
6 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (12.00%) JNCIA
6 3 (12.00%) JNCIS
6 3 (12.00%) JNCIP

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (4.00%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Project
2 2 (8.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) LAN
1 4 (16.00%) WAN
2 2 (8.00%) Junos
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) Internet
3 1 (4.00%) Network Security
3 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) DB2
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
1 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (12.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Business Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Cognos Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Cognos Planning Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Validation Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Validation Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Services Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Senior IT Support
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Advisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
1 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (8.00%) WinForms
2 2 (8.00%) WPF
3 1 (4.00%) Ajax
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (4.00%) CSS
3 1 (4.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (4.00%) HTML
3 1 (4.00%) jQuery
3 1 (4.00%) JSON
3 1 (4.00%) Kendo UI
3 1 (4.00%) SOAP
3 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (4.00%) WCF
3 1 (4.00%) Web Services
3 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) CMDB
2 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.00%) RIA
2 1 (4.00%) SCADA
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Migration
1 9 (36.00%) Project Management
2 8 (32.00%) Data Migration
3 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (28.00%) Release Management
3 7 (28.00%) Validation
4 6 (24.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (24.00%) Waterfall
5 4 (16.00%) ITIL
6 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (12.00%) Capacity Management
6 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (12.00%) Quality Management
6 3 (12.00%) Requirements Management
6 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (12.00%) Trend Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.00%) CRM
7 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) C#
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
1 3 (12.00%) JNCIA
1 3 (12.00%) JNCIE
1 3 (12.00%) JNCIP
1 3 (12.00%) JNCIS
2 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) ACCA
3 1 (4.00%) CCNA
3 1 (4.00%) CCNP
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) GMP
2 1 (4.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) SAP
2 3 (12.00%) Cognos
2 3 (12.00%) Juniper
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) Citrix
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) NGA Human Resources