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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Control
Rank 191 172 191
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +19
Contract jobs citing Change Control 262 333 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.07% 1.32% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 1.71% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 196 177
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£425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £264 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £627 £608 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 7
Average hourly rate £20.88 £22.25 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% -44.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £22.25 £28.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £22.25 £49.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.93 £30.50 £27.63
% change year-on-year
+14.50% +10.38%
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
19039 19480 19425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.74% 77.50% 75.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 13435 13648 13085
Average daily rate £450 £450 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 244 373
Average hourly rate £21.62 £21.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.55% -33.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £15.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
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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 +9 58 £481 +6.94% 14
Brentford -1 6 £538 +53.57%
Docklands, London +11 3 £800 +128.57%
Croydon -2 3 £400 +33.33%
Bromley -3 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £182 - 1
Uxbridge -9 1 - -
Wembley - - - - 1
Canary Wharf - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Change Control
England

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 190 (36.82%) Finance
2 166 (32.17%) Project Management
3 112 (21.71%) PRINCE2
4 92 (17.83%) Microsoft
5 84 (16.28%) Risk Management
6 78 (15.12%) Banking
7 69 (13.37%) ITIL
8 67 (12.98%) Agile Software Development
9 64 (12.40%) Stakeholder Management
9 64 (12.40%) MS Excel
10 63 (12.21%) Windows
11 62 (12.02%) Change Management
12 61 (11.82%) Programme Management
12 61 (11.82%) Oracle
13 57 (11.05%) MS Office
14 54 (10.47%) SQL
15 51 (9.88%) UNIX
16 50 (9.69%) Linux
17 48 (9.30%) Management Information System
17 48 (9.30%) Degree
18 46 (8.91%) Firewall
19 45 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
20 44 (8.53%) Investment Banking
21 41 (7.95%) Java
21 41 (7.95%) SAP
22 39 (7.56%) Cisco
23 38 (7.36%) SQL Server
23 38 (7.36%) MS Project
23 38 (7.36%) Project Planning
23 38 (7.36%) QA

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (5.62%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.94%) MS Exchange
3 8 (1.55%) IIS
4 7 (1.36%) Tomcat
4 7 (1.36%) Apache
4 7 (1.36%) WebSphere
4 7 (1.36%) Oracle Coherence
5 6 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (0.97%) IBM HTTP Server
6 5 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (0.97%) Confluence
7 3 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.39%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.39%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 64 (12.40%) MS Excel
2 57 (11.05%) MS Office
3 38 (7.36%) MS Project
4 23 (4.46%) MS Visio
5 22 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.19%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.19%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 13 (2.52%) assyst
2 6 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.78%) RMDS
4 3 (0.58%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.58%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (0.58%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.39%) CA Clarity
5 2 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.39%) Summit
6 1 (0.19%) SAP QM
6 1 (0.19%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.19%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.19%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.36%) SaaS
2 6 (1.16%) Office 365
3 4 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.58%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (8.91%) Firewall
2 31 (6.01%) WAN
3 27 (5.23%) Internet
4 22 (4.26%) TCP/IP
5 19 (3.68%) Network Security
5 19 (3.68%) LAN
6 15 (2.91%) Multicast
6 15 (2.91%) Intranet
7 10 (1.94%) HTTP
7 10 (1.94%) NetScreen
8 9 (1.74%) DNS
9 7 (1.36%) Wireless
9 7 (1.36%) VoIP
10 6 (1.16%) DHCP
10 6 (1.16%) SAN
11 5 (0.97%) BGP
11 5 (0.97%) NetScaler
12 4 (0.78%) Unified Communications
12 4 (0.78%) FWSM
12 4 (0.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (7.36%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.29%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (3.10%) Oracle Database
4 8 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (1.55%) Relational Database
5 7 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (1.36%) MS Access
6 5 (0.97%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (0.78%) OLAP
7 4 (0.78%) MySQL
7 4 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.58%) SAP BW
8 3 (0.58%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.39%) QlikView
9 2 (0.39%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 10 (1.94%) JIRA
1 10 (1.94%) Serena SBM
2 7 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.16%) Eclipse
3 6 (1.16%) Subversion
4 5 (0.97%) JUnit
5 4 (0.78%) Ant
5 4 (0.78%) Maven
6 3 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (0.58%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.58%) jMock
6 3 (0.58%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.39%) QUnit
7 2 (0.39%) Selenium
7 2 (0.39%) FitNesse
7 2 (0.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.39%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.39%) JDeveloper
8 1 (0.19%) Toad
8 1 (0.19%) Trac
General
1 190 (36.82%) Finance
2 78 (15.12%) Banking
3 44 (8.53%) Investment Banking
4 27 (5.23%) Back Office
5 20 (3.88%) Legal
6 19 (3.68%) Law
6 19 (3.68%) Financial Institution
7 18 (3.49%) Retail
7 18 (3.49%) Front Office
8 12 (2.33%) Telecoms
9 10 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (1.94%) Publishing
10 8 (1.55%) Retail Banking
11 5 (0.97%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.78%) International Banking
12 4 (0.78%) Marketing
13 2 (0.39%) German Language
13 2 (0.39%) Billing
13 2 (0.39%) Local Government
13 2 (0.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 133 (25.78%) Analyst
2 97 (18.80%) Project Manager
3 37 (7.17%) Business Analyst
3 37 (7.17%) Senior Manager
4 31 (6.01%) Developer
4 31 (6.01%) Programme Manager
5 29 (5.62%) Support Analyst
6 28 (5.43%) Senior Project Manager
7 22 (4.26%) PMO Analyst
8 20 (3.88%) Applications Support
8 20 (3.88%) PMO Manager
9 18 (3.49%) Applications Support Analyst
10 17 (3.29%) Network Engineer
10 17 (3.29%) Information Analyst
11 16 (3.10%) Information Security Analyst
11 16 (3.10%) Security Analyst
11 16 (3.10%) PMO Lead
12 15 (2.91%) Security Specialist
13 14 (2.71%) Consultant
14 12 (2.33%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (4.84%) XML
2 18 (3.49%) .NET
3 15 (2.91%) Web Services
4 14 (2.71%) HTML
5 13 (2.52%) Spring
5 13 (2.52%) J2EE
6 11 (2.13%) Middleware
7 10 (1.94%) JSP
8 9 (1.74%) JMS
9 8 (1.55%) QuickFIX
9 8 (1.55%) .NET Framework
9 8 (1.55%) CSS
9 8 (1.55%) ASP.NET
10 7 (1.36%) XSLT
11 6 (1.16%) EJB
12 5 (0.97%) Struts
13 4 (0.78%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (0.78%) Oracle Fusion
13 4 (0.78%) RESTful
13 4 (0.78%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 48 (9.30%) Management Information System
2 45 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (3.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 15 (2.91%) Data Protection Act
4 15 (2.91%) Credit Risk
5 14 (2.71%) N-Tier
6 13 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (2.13%) PMI
8 10 (1.94%) Blackberry
9 7 (1.36%) Statistics
10 6 (1.16%) Derivative
11 5 (0.97%) Clustering
12 4 (0.78%) Mathematics
12 4 (0.78%) NHS
12 4 (0.78%) Freedom of Information
12 4 (0.78%) Fixed Income
13 3 (0.58%) Market Risk
13 3 (0.58%) Freedom of Information Act
13 3 (0.58%) Computer Science
13 3 (0.58%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 63 (12.21%) Windows
2 51 (9.88%) UNIX
3 50 (9.69%) Linux
4 15 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (2.71%) Solaris
6 9 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (1.74%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.97%) AIX
8 4 (0.78%) pSOS
9 3 (0.58%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.39%) CentOS
11 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.19%) zOS
11 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (32.17%) Project Management
2 112 (21.71%) PRINCE2
3 84 (16.28%) Risk Management
4 69 (13.37%) ITIL
5 67 (12.98%) Agile Software Development
6 64 (12.40%) Stakeholder Management
7 62 (12.02%) Change Management
8 61 (11.82%) Programme Management
9 38 (7.36%) Project Planning
10 37 (7.17%) Migration
11 35 (6.78%) Service Delivery
12 31 (6.01%) Configuration Management
13 29 (5.62%) Information Assurance
14 27 (5.23%) Dependency Management
15 26 (5.04%) Service Management
16 25 (4.84%) User Acceptance Testing
16 25 (4.84%) Continuous Improvement
17 24 (4.65%) Problem Management
18 23 (4.46%) Document Management
19 22 (4.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 54 (10.47%) SQL
2 41 (7.95%) Java
3 17 (3.29%) Perl
4 13 (2.52%) PowerShell
5 12 (2.33%) Python
6 11 (2.13%) C#
7 10 (1.94%) JavaScript
8 8 (1.55%) VBA
9 7 (1.36%) PL/SQL
10 6 (1.16%) C
11 5 (0.97%) T-SQL
12 4 (0.78%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.78%) Jython
13 3 (0.58%) Korn
13 3 (0.58%) VBScript
13 3 (0.58%) C++
14 2 (0.39%) VB
14 2 (0.39%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.19%) XAML
15 1 (0.19%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 48 (9.30%) Degree
2 31 (6.01%) Security Cleared
3 30 (5.81%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (4.46%) CCNP
5 22 (4.26%) CISSP
6 20 (3.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (3.68%) MCSE
8 18 (3.49%) PMI Certification
8 18 (3.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 17 (3.29%) JNCIS
10 15 (2.91%) GIAC
10 15 (2.91%) CEH
11 13 (2.52%) SC Cleared
12 12 (2.33%) CCNA
12 12 (2.33%) PMP
13 11 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 8 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
15 4 (0.78%) CCIE
15 4 (0.78%) CCSP
15 4 (0.78%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.36%) QA
2 26 (5.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (3.68%) SLA
4 13 (2.52%) COBIT
5 7 (1.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (1.36%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.39%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.19%) GxP
7 1 (0.19%) P3O
7 1 (0.19%) Basel III
7 1 (0.19%) Solvency II
System Software
1 20 (3.88%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.36%) VMware ESX
3 7 (1.36%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (0.97%) ISA Server
5 4 (0.78%) vSphere
5 4 (0.78%) ACF2
6 3 (0.58%) RACF
7 2 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (2.33%) ITRS Geneos
2 6 (1.16%) SCCM
3 5 (0.97%) Tivoli
3 5 (0.97%) BMC PATROL
3 5 (0.97%) Nagios
4 2 (0.39%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (0.39%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (0.19%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.19%) Control-M
5 1 (0.19%) nmon
5 1 (0.19%) SCOM
5 1 (0.19%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.19%) WSUS
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 92 (17.83%) Microsoft
2 61 (11.82%) Oracle
3 41 (7.95%) SAP
4 39 (7.56%) Cisco
5 22 (4.26%) CheckPoint
6 20 (3.88%) Juniper
7 19 (3.68%) HP
8 17 (3.29%) Red Hat
9 16 (3.10%) F5
10 14 (2.71%) IBM
11 13 (2.52%) VMware
11 13 (2.52%) McAfee
12 12 (2.33%) ProCurve
12 12 (2.33%) Blue Coat
13 10 (1.94%) JBoss
13 10 (1.94%) Citrix
13 10 (1.94%) Serena
14 9 (1.74%) TOWER Software
14 9 (1.74%) Sybase
15 8 (1.55%) EMC
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