The table below looks at the statistics for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Control
Rank 221 226 185
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -41
Contract jobs citing Change Control 232 205 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.01% 0.91% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 1.13% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 131 178
Average daily rate £435 £410 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.09% +1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Average hourly rate £14.90 £15.00 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% -31.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.75 £31.44 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-11.73% +9.35%
Change Control
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 London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
19259 18083 18813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.70% 80.71% 80.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 13992 12630 13319
Average daily rate £475 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 257 230
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -14.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.34 £55.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Change Control Jobs Demand Trend in London

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in London

Change Control
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Control across the London region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Change Control Daily Rate Histogram in London

Change Control
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Change Control Hourly Rate Trend in London

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
City of London +26 35 £475 - 13
Croydon -8 5 £410 +5.80% 1
Feltham - 4 £643 -
Canary Wharf +5 3 £339 -38.40%
Chiswick -4 3 - -
Docklands, London +5 1 £350 -15.15%
Uxbridge +2 1 £550 -
Hounslow - 1 £500 -
Ealing - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 - -
Lewisham - 1 £400 -
Change Control
England

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 167 (39.20%) Project Management
2 157 (36.85%) Finance
3 93 (21.83%) PRINCE2
3 93 (21.83%) Agile Software Development
4 84 (19.72%) Microsoft
5 64 (15.02%) Stakeholder Management
6 60 (14.08%) Linux
7 59 (13.85%) ITIL
7 59 (13.85%) MS Project
8 55 (12.91%) Configuration Management
8 55 (12.91%) Security Cleared
9 53 (12.44%) SQL
9 53 (12.44%) Windows
10 50 (11.74%) Banking
11 49 (11.50%) Programme Management
12 48 (11.27%) Change Management
13 47 (11.03%) MS Excel
14 46 (10.80%) Risk Management
15 45 (10.56%) Degree
16 41 (9.62%) Asset Management
16 41 (9.62%) SharePoint
17 39 (9.15%) MS Office
18 38 (8.92%) Analytical Skills
19 37 (8.69%) SC Cleared
20 34 (7.98%) Active Directory
21 33 (7.75%) Cisco
21 33 (7.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
21 33 (7.75%) QA
22 32 (7.51%) Problem Management
22 32 (7.51%) Oracle

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 41 (9.62%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.29%) MS Exchange
3 7 (1.64%) Apache
4 6 (1.41%) IIS
5 5 (1.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 5 (1.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (1.17%) Skype for Business
6 4 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.94%) JBoss
6 4 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (0.94%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.94%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (0.70%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.70%) CMS
7 3 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.70%) GlassFish
7 3 (0.70%) SAS
7 3 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 59 (13.85%) MS Project
2 47 (11.03%) MS Excel
3 39 (9.15%) MS Office
4 30 (7.04%) MS PowerPoint
5 21 (4.93%) MS Visio
6 7 (1.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 7 (1.64%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.70%) Adobe After Effects
7 3 (0.70%) Adobe Premiere
7 3 (0.70%) Final Cut Pro
8 2 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.11%) CA PPM
2 7 (1.64%) RMDS
3 6 (1.41%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (1.17%) SAP MM
5 4 (0.94%) Primavera
5 4 (0.94%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.47%) ION MarketView
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.47%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.47%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.23%) Loan IQ
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (0.23%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.29%) Office 365
2 8 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.88%) SaaS
3 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.47%) IaaS
5 1 (0.23%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.23%) Force.com
5 1 (0.23%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.52%) Firewall
1 15 (3.52%) LAN
2 12 (2.82%) DNS
3 11 (2.58%) SSL
3 11 (2.58%) TCP/IP
3 11 (2.58%) WAN
4 10 (2.35%) SAN
5 9 (2.11%) DHCP
5 9 (2.11%) NAS
6 8 (1.88%) Internet
6 8 (1.88%) VPN
7 7 (1.64%) LDAP
7 7 (1.64%) SNMP
8 6 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (1.41%) GSM
8 6 (1.41%) Intranet
8 6 (1.41%) WebEx
9 5 (1.17%) FTP
9 5 (1.17%) Wireless
10 4 (0.94%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (2.82%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.35%) Oracle Database
3 9 (2.11%) Relational Database
4 8 (1.88%) NoSQL
4 8 (1.88%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (1.64%) RDBMS
5 7 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.17%) Big Data
6 5 (1.17%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.17%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (1.17%) QlikView
7 4 (0.94%) EDRMS
7 4 (0.94%) MySQL
7 4 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.70%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 10 (2.35%) Git (software)
2 8 (1.88%) JIRA
3 5 (1.17%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.17%) Maven
3 5 (1.17%) Subversion
4 4 (0.94%) Eclipse
4 4 (0.94%) Hudson
4 4 (0.94%) Mercurial
5 3 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.70%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.47%) Ant
6 2 (0.47%) Artifactory
6 2 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.47%) ClearQuest
6 2 (0.47%) IntelliJ
6 2 (0.47%) JUnit
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.47%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.47%) Toad
7 1 (0.23%) NuGet
General
1 157 (36.85%) Finance
2 50 (11.74%) Banking
3 23 (5.40%) Law
4 19 (4.46%) Telecoms
5 18 (4.23%) Front Office
6 15 (3.52%) Investment Banking
6 15 (3.52%) Manufacturing
6 15 (3.52%) Retail
7 14 (3.29%) Marketing
8 11 (2.58%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (2.35%) Legal
10 7 (1.64%) Automotive
10 7 (1.64%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.70%) Games
11 3 (0.70%) Publishing
12 2 (0.47%) Billing
12 2 (0.47%) Electronics
12 2 (0.47%) Military
13 1 (0.23%) Arabic Language
13 1 (0.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 128 (30.05%) Project Manager
2 56 (13.15%) Analyst
3 30 (7.04%) Developer
4 22 (5.16%) IT Manager
4 22 (5.16%) Senior Manager
5 21 (4.93%) Administrator
6 19 (4.46%) Programme Manager
7 18 (4.23%) IT Project Manager
7 18 (4.23%) PMO Analyst
7 18 (4.23%) Senior Project Manager
8 17 (3.99%) Consultant
9 15 (3.52%) Business Analyst
10 12 (2.82%) Coordinator
10 12 (2.82%) Service Analyst
11 11 (2.58%) Network Engineer
11 11 (2.58%) PMO Manager
11 11 (2.58%) Senior Analyst
12 10 (2.35%) Architect
12 10 (2.35%) Systems Administrator
13 9 (2.11%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.52%) .NET
2 12 (2.82%) XML
3 10 (2.35%) jQuery
4 7 (1.64%) Web Services
4 7 (1.64%) XSLT
5 6 (1.41%) HTML
5 6 (1.41%) Middleware
5 6 (1.41%) REST
5 6 (1.41%) SOAP
6 5 (1.17%) CSS
7 4 (0.94%) Ajax
7 4 (0.94%) Hibernate
7 4 (0.94%) XSD
8 3 (0.70%) .NET Framework
8 3 (0.70%) 802.1X
8 3 (0.70%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.70%) RESTful
8 3 (0.70%) ServiceStack
9 2 (0.47%) EJB 3.0
9 2 (0.47%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 38 (8.92%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (7.04%) Management Information System
3 21 (4.93%) PMI
4 15 (3.52%) Computer Science
5 14 (3.29%) Data Centre
6 12 (2.82%) Fixed Income
7 11 (2.58%) FMCG
8 10 (2.35%) Statistics
9 8 (1.88%) Blackberry
10 7 (1.64%) BBC
11 6 (1.41%) Clustering
11 6 (1.41%) CMDB
11 6 (1.41%) Data Integration
11 6 (1.41%) iDTV
11 6 (1.41%) Video on Demand
12 5 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (0.94%) EMC VNX
13 4 (0.94%) Equities
13 4 (0.94%) Replication
13 4 (0.94%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 60 (14.08%) Linux
2 53 (12.44%) Windows
3 31 (7.28%) Unix
4 19 (4.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (4.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (3.99%) Windows Server
6 16 (3.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (3.29%) Solaris
8 12 (2.82%) Mac OS X
9 9 (2.11%) Windows XP
10 8 (1.88%) Windows 7
10 8 (1.88%) Windows Vista
11 6 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (1.17%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.94%) AIX
13 4 (0.94%) HPUX
14 2 (0.47%) CentOS
14 2 (0.47%) Data ONTAP
14 2 (0.47%) SUSE
15 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (39.20%) Project Management
2 93 (21.83%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (21.83%) PRINCE2
3 64 (15.02%) Stakeholder Management
4 59 (13.85%) ITIL
5 55 (12.91%) Configuration Management
6 49 (11.50%) Programme Management
7 48 (11.27%) Change Management
8 46 (10.80%) Risk Management
9 41 (9.62%) Asset Management
10 32 (7.51%) Problem Management
11 30 (7.04%) Migration
12 28 (6.57%) Release Management
13 26 (6.10%) Service Management
14 24 (5.63%) Analytics
14 24 (5.63%) Root Cause Analysis
15 23 (5.40%) Dependency Management
15 23 (5.40%) Scrum
16 22 (5.16%) Resource Management
17 21 (4.93%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 53 (12.44%) SQL
2 25 (5.87%) Python
3 21 (4.93%) Perl
4 19 (4.46%) Java
5 14 (3.29%) C++
5 14 (3.29%) JavaScript
6 13 (3.05%) C#
6 13 (3.05%) PowerShell
7 12 (2.82%) Bash Shell
8 10 (2.35%) PL/SQL
9 9 (2.11%) C
9 9 (2.11%) Shell Script
10 7 (1.64%) T-SQL
11 6 (1.41%) VBA
12 5 (1.17%) PHP
13 3 (0.70%) Korn
13 3 (0.70%) SAS Macro
13 3 (0.70%) VB
14 2 (0.47%) Lua
14 2 (0.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 55 (12.91%) Security Cleared
2 45 (10.56%) Degree
3 37 (8.69%) SC Cleared
4 33 (7.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 32 (7.51%) PMI Certification
6 21 (4.93%) PMP
7 12 (2.82%) DV Cleared
8 10 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (2.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 9 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (1.88%) CCNP
11 6 (1.41%) APMP
11 6 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (1.17%) BPSS Clearance
13 4 (0.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (0.94%) MCP
14 3 (0.70%) CCIE
14 3 (0.70%) CCNA
14 3 (0.70%) CISSP
14 3 (0.70%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (7.75%) QA
2 8 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.41%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.41%) MiFID
3 6 (1.41%) SLA
4 3 (0.70%) P3O
4 3 (0.70%) WAI
4 3 (0.70%) WCAG
5 2 (0.47%) GxP
5 2 (0.47%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.47%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.23%) GMP
6 1 (0.23%) GPG13
6 1 (0.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.23%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (0.23%) ISO 9002
6 1 (0.23%) RMADS
6 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 34 (7.98%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.35%) StorNext
4 9 (2.11%) KVM
4 9 (2.11%) Microsoft App-V
4 9 (2.11%) Xsan
5 7 (1.64%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 7 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (1.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (0.94%) GPFS
7 4 (0.94%) NFS
7 4 (0.94%) vCloud
8 3 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.70%) Samba
8 3 (0.70%) Squid
9 2 (0.47%) Docker
9 2 (0.47%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.47%) LXC
9 2 (0.47%) Sendmail
9 2 (0.47%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (3.29%) SCCM
2 7 (1.64%) Nagios
3 6 (1.41%) Puppet
4 5 (1.17%) Data Guard
5 4 (0.94%) Casper Suite
5 4 (0.94%) EMC VPLEX
5 4 (0.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (0.94%) Red Hat Satellite
6 3 (0.70%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (0.47%) BladeLogic
7 2 (0.47%) Control-M
7 2 (0.47%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.47%) SELinux
7 2 (0.47%) TrustSec
7 2 (0.47%) Windows Intune
7 2 (0.47%) WSUS
8 1 (0.23%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.23%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.23%) NSN NetAct
8 1 (0.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 84 (19.72%) Microsoft
2 33 (7.75%) Cisco
3 32 (7.51%) Oracle
4 31 (7.28%) VMware
5 25 (5.87%) Red Hat
6 21 (4.93%) SAP
7 20 (4.69%) Citrix
8 15 (3.52%) Adobe
8 15 (3.52%) CheckPoint
9 12 (2.82%) Apple
10 11 (2.58%) Reuters
11 10 (2.35%) Bloomberg
11 10 (2.35%) BMC
11 10 (2.35%) Veritas
12 9 (2.11%) IBM
12 9 (2.11%) Sony
13 8 (1.88%) EMC
13 8 (1.88%) Remedy
14 7 (1.64%) Autodesk
14 7 (1.64%) NetApp
London
Preferred Choice
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City Of London
HFG
Rate: £200 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Capita plc
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 13 days ago