The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Knutsford 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 14 16 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing Change Control 2 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 2.60% 4.62% 3.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.77% 5.41% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
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- £260 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.97%
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
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
53 111 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 68.83% 85.38% 50.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 44 24
Average daily rate £425 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £221 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Change Control
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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 29 July 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 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
3 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) Release Management
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) CA
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) Symantec
5 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) VB
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
5 1 (14.29%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (14.29%) SCCM
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 1 (14.29%) Product Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Continuity Management
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) VB
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (14.29%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) CA
2 1 (14.29%) Symantec