The table below looks at the statistics for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Control
Rank 69 62 51
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Contract jobs citing Change Control 16 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.45% 1.76% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 2.17% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 3
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£325 £575 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.47% +82.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £306 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £655 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £371 £323
% change year-on-year
+3.91% +14.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £7.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.43 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-3.90% -15.38%
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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 Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
930 783 563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.39% 81.22% 74.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 651 485 281
Average daily rate £375 £328 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.32% -4.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 16
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +31.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Change Control Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Change Control
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

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

Change Control Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Change Control
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Change Control across the Leeds region.

Change Control Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 12 (38.71%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (32.26%) Waterfall
4 9 (29.03%) RAD
5 8 (25.81%) ISEB
5 8 (25.81%) Change Management
6 7 (22.58%) Programme Management
6 7 (22.58%) Software Testing
6 7 (22.58%) ISTQB
6 7 (22.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (19.35%) QA
7 6 (19.35%) Project Management
8 5 (16.13%) Risk Management
8 5 (16.13%) NHS
8 5 (16.13%) CheckPoint
8 5 (16.13%) SOA
8 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
8 5 (16.13%) Windows
8 5 (16.13%) Product Management
8 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (16.13%) Dependency Management
9 4 (12.90%) SoapUI
9 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
9 4 (12.90%) SOAP
9 4 (12.90%) WSDL
9 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
9 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
10 3 (9.68%) Remedy
10 3 (9.68%) SLA

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 (3.23%) IIS
1 1 (3.23%) Apache
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.23%) nginx
1 1 (3.23%) Lync
1 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.23%) Node.js
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Project
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) MPLS
1 2 (6.45%) OSPF
1 2 (6.45%) BGP
1 2 (6.45%) RSVP
1 2 (6.45%) DNS
1 2 (6.45%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (6.45%) Junos
2 1 (3.23%) SAN
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) MySQL
1 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.23%) Redis
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.23%) Law
3 1 (3.23%) Games
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Test Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Senior Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Programme Manager
2 7 (22.58%) Senior Test Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Project Manager
3 5 (16.13%) Tester
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Tester
4 3 (9.68%) Programme Office Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Test Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Business Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Business Manager
5 2 (6.45%) NOC Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Project Officer
6 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) PMO Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Digital Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) SOAP
1 4 (12.90%) WSDL
2 1 (3.23%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.13%) NHS
3 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
4 3 (9.68%) Open Source
5 1 (3.23%) User Experience
5 1 (3.23%) Smartcard
5 1 (3.23%) Clustering
5 1 (3.23%) PKI
5 1 (3.23%) CMDB
5 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) UNIX
3 1 (3.23%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) Waterfall
3 9 (29.03%) RAD
4 8 (25.81%) Change Management
5 7 (22.58%) Software Testing
5 7 (22.58%) Programme Management
6 6 (19.35%) Project Management
7 5 (16.13%) SOA
7 5 (16.13%) Risk Management
7 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (16.13%) Product Management
7 5 (16.13%) Dependency Management
8 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
8 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
9 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
9 3 (9.68%) Agile Project Management
9 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (6.45%) Network Design
10 2 (6.45%) Performance Management
10 2 (6.45%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) VBScript
2 1 (3.23%) Python
2 1 (3.23%) Ruby
2 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.23%) C++
2 1 (3.23%) Java
2 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.23%) Perl
2 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) ISEB
2 7 (22.58%) ISTQB
2 7 (22.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (6.45%) BC Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.45%) CCIE
3 2 (6.45%) CCNP
3 2 (6.45%) JNCIP
3 2 (6.45%) JNCIE
4 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.23%) PMP
4 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.23%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) QA
2 3 (9.68%) SLA
3 1 (3.23%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.23%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) SCCM
1 1 (3.23%) SCOM
1 1 (3.23%) Puppet
1 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.23%) HAProxy
1 1 (3.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
1 5 (16.13%) CheckPoint
2 3 (9.68%) Remedy
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco
3 2 (6.45%) Juniper
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) HP
4 1 (3.23%) VMware
4 1 (3.23%) Percona