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 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Control
Rank 47 54 51
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing Change Control 14 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.18% 1.73% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.00% 2.47% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 3
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£350 £300 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £350 £341
% change year-on-year
+7.85% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.85 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £28.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+9.35% -20.13%
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
466 527 498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 72.47% 70.17% 79.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 265 260
Average daily rate £400 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 26 19
Average hourly rate £21.75 £32.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.07% +85.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £9.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -3.12%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Control across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Change Control Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 April 2015. 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
Watford +2 5 £215 -24.56% 2
Hemel Hempstead +3 2 - -
Stevenage - 2 - -
Change Control
East of England

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 (58.33%) Project Management
2 12 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 12 (50.00%) Windows
3 11 (45.83%) Service Delivery
4 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 9 (37.50%) ITIL
5 9 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 8 (33.33%) Quality Management
7 7 (29.17%) HP
7 7 (29.17%) Degree
7 7 (29.17%) Configuration Management
7 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (29.17%) Firewall
7 7 (29.17%) VMware
8 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (25.00%) VPN
8 6 (25.00%) Citrix
8 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 6 (25.00%) LAN
8 6 (25.00%) WAN
8 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (20.83%) Data Analytics
9 5 (20.83%) Analytics
9 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
9 5 (20.83%) XenServer
9 5 (20.83%) vSphere
9 5 (20.83%) Big Data
9 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
9 5 (20.83%) Process Management

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 (20.83%) SharePoint
1 5 (20.83%) WorkSite
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Office
2 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) Firewall
2 6 (25.00%) VPN
2 6 (25.00%) LAN
2 6 (25.00%) WAN
3 5 (20.83%) MPLS
4 2 (8.33%) DNS
4 2 (8.33%) DHCP
4 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) Big Data
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (4.17%) DB2
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) LSMW
General
1 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Legal
2 2 (8.33%) Publishing
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Project Manager
2 6 (25.00%) Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Support Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Junior
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) Service Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Junior Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Transition Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Portfolio Manager
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Junior IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) XML
2 1 (4.17%) Ajax
2 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.17%) JSON
2 1 (4.17%) jQuery
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (4.17%) Entity Framework
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (4.17%) Kendo UI
2 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (4.17%) RIA
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Project Management
2 12 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 11 (45.83%) Service Delivery
4 9 (37.50%) ITIL
5 8 (33.33%) Quality Management
6 7 (29.17%) Configuration Management
7 5 (20.83%) Process Management
7 5 (20.83%) Data Analytics
7 5 (20.83%) Analytics
8 4 (16.67%) Migration
8 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (16.67%) Programme Management
8 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
9 3 (12.50%) Line Management
9 3 (12.50%) QMS
10 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
10 2 (8.33%) Coaching
10 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
10 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) VBScript
2 1 (4.17%) VB
2 1 (4.17%) C#
2 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (29.17%) Degree
3 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) CCNA
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (4.17%) GMP
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
3 5 (20.83%) XenServer
3 5 (20.83%) vSphere
4 2 (8.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (29.17%) HP
2 7 (29.17%) VMware
3 6 (25.00%) Citrix
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle
5 2 (8.33%) SAP
5 2 (8.33%) Dell
5 2 (8.33%) Apple
6 1 (4.17%) JD Edwards