The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 London 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Control
Rank 179 167 128
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -39
Contract jobs citing Change Control 295 258 429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.22% 1.19% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 1.57% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 157 294
Average daily rate £411 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £325 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £571 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £345
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Average hourly rate £21.75 £25.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.00% -25.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.55 £22.60 £18.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.63 £27.00 £48.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.83% +22.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18525 16438 20568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.49% 76.02% 73.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13067 11434 13436
Average daily rate £430 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 232 228 328
Average hourly rate £24.00 £33.50 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.35% +13.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £135.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Change Control
England

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -4 77 £400 -5.88% 15
Canary Wharf +24 3 £500 +53.84%
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £300 -
Uxbridge -3 1 £300 -52.00% 2
Croydon - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Stanmore - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Hackney - - - -
Lewisham - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Change Control
England

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

1 209 (37.93%) Finance
2 172 (31.22%) Project Management
3 112 (20.33%) PRINCE2
4 104 (18.87%) Microsoft
5 83 (15.06%) Risk Management
6 80 (14.52%) Windows
7 77 (13.97%) Change Management
8 75 (13.61%) Banking
9 73 (13.25%) MS Project
10 65 (11.80%) ITIL
11 63 (11.43%) MS Excel
12 62 (11.25%) Stakeholder Management
13 61 (11.07%) Programme Management
14 60 (10.89%) SQL
15 58 (10.53%) Security Cleared
16 55 (9.98%) Degree
17 49 (8.89%) Active Directory
18 48 (8.71%) Project Planning
19 47 (8.53%) SQL Server
20 46 (8.35%) Management Information System
21 45 (8.17%) QA
22 43 (7.80%) User Acceptance Testing
22 43 (7.80%) PMI Certification
23 41 (7.44%) Service Delivery
24 39 (7.08%) Document Management
24 39 (7.08%) Linux
25 38 (6.90%) SAP
25 38 (6.90%) PMP
26 37 (6.72%) Investment Banking
27 35 (6.35%) Telecoms

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 29 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 25 (4.54%) MS Exchange
3 16 (2.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 13 (2.36%) IIS
5 12 (2.18%) MS Project Server
6 7 (1.27%) WebSphere
6 7 (1.27%) Apache
6 7 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (0.91%) SAS
8 4 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (0.73%) Lync
9 3 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.54%) CMS
10 2 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.36%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2000
10 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.36%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.36%) Confluence
Applications
1 73 (13.25%) MS Project
2 63 (11.43%) MS Excel
3 35 (6.35%) MS Office
4 30 (5.44%) MS Visio
5 20 (3.63%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.18%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.73%) Remedy ITSM
1 4 (0.73%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.54%) Workday HCM
2 3 (0.54%) assyst
2 3 (0.54%) FLEXCUBE
3 2 (0.36%) RMDS
3 2 (0.36%) ZaiNet
3 2 (0.36%) Endur
3 2 (0.36%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.36%) Temenos T24
3 2 (0.36%) Finacle
3 2 (0.36%) Aligne
4 1 (0.18%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.18%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.18%) SAP cProjects
4 1 (0.18%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.18%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.91%) Office 365
2 4 (0.73%) SaaS
3 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (5.81%) Firewall
2 25 (4.54%) DNS
3 21 (3.81%) WAN
3 21 (3.81%) DHCP
4 14 (2.54%) TCP/IP
5 13 (2.36%) SMTP
6 12 (2.18%) Internet
6 12 (2.18%) NetScreen
6 12 (2.18%) Multicast
7 11 (2.00%) VPN
8 9 (1.63%) LAN
8 9 (1.63%) Wireless
9 7 (1.27%) VLAN
10 6 (1.09%) FTP
10 6 (1.09%) Intranet
11 5 (0.91%) SSL
11 5 (0.91%) SAN
11 5 (0.91%) Unified Communications
11 5 (0.91%) NetScaler
12 4 (0.73%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (8.53%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (2.18%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (1.63%) MySQL
6 8 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (1.27%) Oracle Database
7 7 (1.27%) Relational Database
8 5 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.73%) OLAP
9 4 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.54%) MS Access
10 3 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.54%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.54%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.36%) DB2
11 2 (0.36%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.36%) HBase
Development Applications
1 7 (1.27%) JIRA
2 6 (1.09%) Visual Studio
3 5 (0.91%) JUnit
3 5 (0.91%) Serena SBM
3 5 (0.91%) Subversion
4 4 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.73%) MSI
5 2 (0.36%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.36%) Toad
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.36%) jMock
5 2 (0.36%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.18%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (0.18%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.18%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.18%) Rational Performance Tester
6 1 (0.18%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.18%) Maven
General
1 209 (37.93%) Finance
2 75 (13.61%) Banking
3 37 (6.72%) Investment Banking
4 35 (6.35%) Telecoms
5 23 (4.17%) Legal
6 21 (3.81%) Retail
7 18 (3.27%) Back Office
8 17 (3.09%) Financial Institution
9 14 (2.54%) Manufacturing
10 10 (1.81%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (1.63%) Law
12 8 (1.45%) Publishing
13 7 (1.27%) Multimedia
13 7 (1.27%) Marketing
14 6 (1.09%) Front Office
15 5 (0.91%) Games
16 4 (0.73%) Retail Banking
17 3 (0.54%) Local Government
18 2 (0.36%) Private Banking
18 2 (0.36%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 128 (23.23%) Project Manager
2 115 (20.87%) Analyst
3 45 (8.17%) Business Analyst
4 32 (5.81%) Consultant
5 29 (5.26%) Developer
6 24 (4.36%) Support Analyst
7 21 (3.81%) Programme Manager
8 20 (3.63%) Change Manager
9 18 (3.27%) Credit Risk Analyst
9 18 (3.27%) PMO Manager
10 17 (3.09%) Network Engineer
11 16 (2.90%) Applications Support
11 16 (2.90%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
11 16 (2.90%) PMO Analyst
12 15 (2.72%) Applications Support Analyst
12 15 (2.72%) Senior Manager
13 14 (2.54%) Administrator
13 14 (2.54%) Legal Analyst
13 14 (2.54%) Credit Analyst
13 14 (2.54%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (4.17%) .NET
2 17 (3.09%) Web Services
3 16 (2.90%) XML
3 16 (2.90%) ASP.NET
4 12 (2.18%) J2EE
5 11 (2.00%) HTML
6 8 (1.45%) Middleware
6 8 (1.45%) .NET Framework
7 7 (1.27%) Application Packaging
7 7 (1.27%) LAMP
8 6 (1.09%) Spring
8 6 (1.09%) JSP
8 6 (1.09%) SOAP
8 6 (1.09%) XSLT
8 6 (1.09%) jQuery
9 5 (0.91%) QuickFIX
9 5 (0.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 5 (0.91%) REST
9 5 (0.91%) WCF
10 4 (0.73%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 46 (8.35%) Management Information System
2 23 (4.17%) Credit Risk
3 20 (3.63%) Blackberry
4 13 (2.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (2.00%) PMI
6 9 (1.63%) Market Risk
7 8 (1.45%) Clustering
7 8 (1.45%) FMCG
8 7 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.09%) Replication
9 6 (1.09%) N-Tier
9 6 (1.09%) Mainframe
9 6 (1.09%) Ergonomics
10 5 (0.91%) CMDB
10 5 (0.91%) Data Conversion
11 4 (0.73%) Digital Media
11 4 (0.73%) Web 2.0
11 4 (0.73%) Derivative
11 4 (0.73%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (0.73%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 80 (14.52%) Windows
2 39 (7.08%) Linux
3 31 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (4.36%) UNIX
6 16 (2.90%) Solaris
7 9 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (1.63%) Windows 7
8 7 (1.27%) AIX
9 4 (0.73%) pSOS
9 4 (0.73%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.73%) Android
10 3 (0.54%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.36%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.18%) CentOS
12 1 (0.18%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.18%) SUSE
12 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (31.22%) Project Management
2 112 (20.33%) PRINCE2
3 83 (15.06%) Risk Management
4 77 (13.97%) Change Management
5 65 (11.80%) ITIL
6 62 (11.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 61 (11.07%) Programme Management
8 48 (8.71%) Project Planning
9 43 (7.80%) User Acceptance Testing
10 41 (7.44%) Service Delivery
11 39 (7.08%) Document Management
12 35 (6.35%) Configuration Management
13 34 (6.17%) Migration
14 32 (5.81%) Release Management
14 32 (5.81%) Dependency Management
15 30 (5.44%) CRM
16 29 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
17 28 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
18 26 (4.72%) Problem Management
18 26 (4.72%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (10.89%) SQL
2 35 (6.35%) PowerShell
3 24 (4.36%) VB
4 19 (3.45%) Java
5 14 (2.54%) Perl
6 13 (2.36%) C#
7 10 (1.81%) JavaScript
8 9 (1.63%) C
8 9 (1.63%) VB.NET
9 7 (1.27%) Python
9 7 (1.27%) VBScript
10 4 (0.73%) ActionScript 2.0
10 4 (0.73%) Shell Script
10 4 (0.73%) ActionScript
11 3 (0.54%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.54%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.36%) VBA
12 2 (0.36%) ABAP
12 2 (0.36%) Ruby
12 2 (0.36%) X++
Qualifications
1 58 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 55 (9.98%) Degree
3 43 (7.80%) PMI Certification
4 38 (6.90%) PMP
5 30 (5.44%) SC Cleared
6 26 (4.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 24 (4.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (3.81%) MCSE
9 19 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 16 (2.90%) CCNP
11 11 (2.00%) JNCIS
12 7 (1.27%) CCNA
12 7 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (1.27%) DV Cleared
13 5 (0.91%) ISEB
13 5 (0.91%) MCSA
13 5 (0.91%) MCITP
13 5 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 4 (0.73%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (8.17%) QA
2 12 (2.18%) SLA
3 7 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.09%) ISO 9001
4 6 (1.09%) P3O
5 5 (0.91%) GxP
6 2 (0.36%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.36%) FATCA
7 1 (0.18%) EMIR
7 1 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.18%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.18%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.18%) COBIT
7 1 (0.18%) Basel III
System Software
1 49 (8.89%) Active Directory
2 23 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (3.45%) vSphere
4 17 (3.09%) VMware ESX
5 15 (2.72%) ISA Server
6 4 (0.73%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.73%) XenApp
7 3 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.36%) PowerHA
8 2 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.36%) KVM
8 2 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.36%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Directory Server
9 1 (0.18%) Squid
9 1 (0.18%) NFS
9 1 (0.18%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.18%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.18%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (2.54%) SCCM
2 13 (2.36%) MAILsweeper
3 12 (2.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 6 (1.09%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (1.09%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 5 (0.91%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 5 (0.91%) ITRS Geneos
6 4 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.54%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (0.54%) Nagios
7 3 (0.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.36%) SCOM
8 2 (0.36%) BladeLogic
8 2 (0.36%) WSUS
8 2 (0.36%) Oozie
9 1 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.18%) Puppet
9 1 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.18%) Cacti
Vendors
1 104 (18.87%) Microsoft
2 38 (6.90%) SAP
3 33 (5.99%) VMware
4 28 (5.08%) Cisco
5 27 (4.90%) Oracle
6 26 (4.72%) HP
7 21 (3.81%) Juniper
8 18 (3.27%) Symantec
8 18 (3.27%) F5
9 17 (3.09%) Salesforce.com
10 15 (2.72%) Citrix
10 15 (2.72%) McAfee
11 12 (2.18%) Websense
11 12 (2.18%) Clearswift
11 12 (2.18%) Open Text
11 12 (2.18%) RightFax
12 11 (2.00%) Remedy
12 11 (2.00%) Blue Coat
12 11 (2.00%) ProCurve
13 10 (1.81%) IBM
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lucas Kennedy
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £260 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Dunnhumby
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Posted: 6 days ago
London
DP Connect
Rate: £370 - £405 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Swan IT Recruitment Limited
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £320 - £395 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Applitracker
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 20 days ago
West London
Dunnhumby
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £540.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £600 - £650 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago