The table below looks at the statistics for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Control
Rank 15 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing Change Control 1 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 1.56% 7.43% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 9.32% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Average daily rate
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- £316 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.96%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £27.62
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +35.79%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Knutsford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
52 118 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 81.25% 79.73% 64.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 53 34
Average daily rate £425 £380 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £235 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £470 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Change Control Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Release Management
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Product Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Continuity Management
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) CA
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec
4 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) VB
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Release Management
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) Product Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Continuity Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) VB
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (20.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) CA
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec