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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Control
Rank 206 185 204
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +19
Contract jobs citing Change Control 240 275 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.00% 1.12% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 1.44% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 156 168
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£439 £410 £443
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 5
Average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £22.05 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.93 £41.29 £29.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £27.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+37.03% -11.47%
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
18536 19085 16992
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.40% 77.63% 75.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 13614 13367 11650
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.82% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 237 292
Average hourly rate £21.56 £22.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £56.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

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 20 November 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Control across the London region over the 3 months to 20 November 2014.

Change Control Hourly Rate Histogram 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 20 November 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 -22 48 £400 -11.11% 16
Feltham - 4 £275 -
Croydon - 3 £413 - 2
Uxbridge +1 1 - - 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £182 - 2
Stanmore - - - - 1
Teddington - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Ilford - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Change Control
England

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 173 (34.33%) Finance
2 142 (28.17%) Project Management
3 96 (19.05%) PRINCE2
4 92 (18.25%) Microsoft
5 72 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 71 (14.09%) Oracle
6 71 (14.09%) Banking
7 70 (13.89%) Windows
8 69 (13.69%) Agile Software Development
8 69 (13.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 64 (12.70%) Programme Management
10 63 (12.50%) Risk Management
11 62 (12.30%) Change Management
12 60 (11.90%) ITIL
13 57 (11.31%) MS Office
14 49 (9.72%) SQL
15 48 (9.52%) UNIX
16 45 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
17 43 (8.53%) SAP
17 43 (8.53%) Investment Banking
18 41 (8.13%) Migration
18 41 (8.13%) MS Project
18 41 (8.13%) SQL Server
19 38 (7.54%) Degree
20 37 (7.34%) Dependency Management
20 37 (7.34%) Firewall
21 36 (7.14%) Cisco
21 36 (7.14%) Security Cleared
22 34 (6.75%) Linux
22 34 (6.75%) Project Planning

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 31 (6.15%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.78%) WebSphere
3 10 (1.98%) MS Exchange
4 9 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (1.59%) IIS
6 7 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (0.99%) IBM HTTP Server
8 5 (0.99%) JBoss
8 5 (0.99%) Lync
8 5 (0.99%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (0.79%) Apache
10 3 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.60%) Oracle Coherence
10 3 (0.60%) Confluence
10 3 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.40%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 72 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 57 (11.31%) MS Office
3 41 (8.13%) MS Project
4 28 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 21 (4.17%) MS Visio
6 13 (2.58%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.20%) FastStats
7 1 (0.20%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.20%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (2.58%) assyst
2 5 (0.99%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (0.99%) SAP ERP
2 5 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.79%) Agresso
4 3 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.60%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.40%) SAP FI-AP
5 2 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.40%) ResourceLink
5 2 (0.40%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 2 (0.40%) Summit
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.40%) SAP QM
6 1 (0.20%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.20%) CA Clarity
6 1 (0.20%) SAP SRM
6 1 (0.20%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.39%) SaaS
2 4 (0.79%) Office 365
3 3 (0.60%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (7.34%) Firewall
2 26 (5.16%) Internet
3 25 (4.96%) TCP/IP
4 20 (3.97%) WAN
5 17 (3.37%) Intranet
6 16 (3.17%) Network Security
7 15 (2.98%) LAN
8 11 (2.18%) HTTP
9 9 (1.79%) NetScaler
10 8 (1.59%) SAN
11 7 (1.39%) DNS
11 7 (1.39%) Multicast
12 6 (1.19%) VoIP
12 6 (1.19%) DHCP
12 6 (1.19%) BGP
13 5 (0.99%) Wireless
13 5 (0.99%) VPN
13 5 (0.99%) Unified Communications
14 4 (0.79%) OSPF
14 4 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (8.13%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.17%) Oracle Reports
3 12 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (2.18%) Oracle Database
5 7 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (1.19%) MS Access
6 6 (1.19%) MySQL
7 4 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.79%) OLAP
7 4 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (0.79%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.60%) OLAP Cube
8 3 (0.60%) QlikView
8 3 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.60%) DB2
8 3 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.40%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 14 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (2.58%) JIRA
3 5 (0.99%) Subversion
3 5 (0.99%) Visual Studio
3 5 (0.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (0.99%) Serena SBM
4 4 (0.79%) QUnit
4 4 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (0.60%) JUnit
5 3 (0.60%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.60%) Eclipse
5 3 (0.60%) Toad
5 3 (0.60%) Maven
5 3 (0.60%) Selenium
6 2 (0.40%) FitNesse
6 2 (0.40%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.40%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.40%) Hudson
7 1 (0.20%) WiX
General
1 173 (34.33%) Finance
2 71 (14.09%) Banking
3 43 (8.53%) Investment Banking
4 22 (4.37%) Law
5 19 (3.77%) Telecoms
6 18 (3.57%) Back Office
7 16 (3.17%) Front Office
7 16 (3.17%) Retail
8 15 (2.98%) Legal
9 13 (2.58%) Pharmaceutical
10 11 (2.18%) Financial Institution
11 9 (1.79%) Manufacturing
11 9 (1.79%) Publishing
12 8 (1.59%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.79%) Games
14 3 (0.60%) International Banking
15 2 (0.40%) Billing
15 2 (0.40%) Advertising
16 1 (0.20%) Local Government
16 1 (0.20%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 112 (22.22%) Analyst
2 105 (20.83%) Project Manager
3 41 (8.13%) Senior Manager
4 34 (6.75%) Business Analyst
5 31 (6.15%) Senior Project Manager
6 28 (5.56%) Programme Manager
6 28 (5.56%) Support Analyst
7 27 (5.36%) Developer
8 21 (4.17%) Consultant
9 20 (3.97%) PMO Manager
10 18 (3.57%) Applications Support
11 17 (3.37%) Information Analyst
12 16 (3.17%) Information Security Analyst
12 16 (3.17%) Security Analyst
12 16 (3.17%) PMO Analyst
13 15 (2.98%) PMO Lead
14 14 (2.78%) Security Specialist
15 13 (2.58%) Applications Support Analyst
16 12 (2.38%) Senior Analyst
16 12 (2.38%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.37%) HTML
1 17 (3.37%) .NET
1 17 (3.37%) XML
2 13 (2.58%) CSS
3 11 (2.18%) Middleware
4 10 (1.98%) FIX Protocol
4 10 (1.98%) XSLT
5 9 (1.79%) jQuery
6 8 (1.59%) WebSphere MQ
7 7 (1.39%) JMS
8 6 (1.19%) Web Services
8 6 (1.19%) ASP.NET
8 6 (1.19%) J2EE
8 6 (1.19%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 5 (0.99%) XSD
9 5 (0.99%) Ajax
9 5 (0.99%) .NET Framework
9 5 (0.99%) FpML
9 5 (0.99%) Spring
10 4 (0.79%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 45 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (6.35%) Management Information System
3 13 (2.58%) Data Protection Act
4 11 (2.18%) Derivative
5 8 (1.59%) Equity Derivative
5 8 (1.59%) Credit Risk
5 8 (1.59%) N-Tier
5 8 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (1.39%) Blackberry
6 7 (1.39%) Mathematics
7 6 (1.19%) Fat Client
7 6 (1.19%) PMI
7 6 (1.19%) Thin Client
7 6 (1.19%) User Experience
8 5 (0.99%) Fixed Income
8 5 (0.99%) Clustering
8 5 (0.99%) Computer Science
8 5 (0.99%) Statistics
9 4 (0.79%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 70 (13.89%) Windows
2 48 (9.52%) UNIX
3 34 (6.75%) Linux
4 16 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (2.98%) Solaris
6 9 (1.79%) AIX
6 9 (1.79%) HPUX
6 9 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (1.59%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.40%) CentOS
9 2 (0.40%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.20%) zOS
10 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.20%) pSOS
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (28.17%) Project Management
2 96 (19.05%) PRINCE2
3 69 (13.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 69 (13.69%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (12.70%) Programme Management
5 63 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 62 (12.30%) Change Management
7 60 (11.90%) ITIL
8 41 (8.13%) Migration
9 37 (7.34%) Dependency Management
10 34 (6.75%) Project Planning
11 32 (6.35%) Configuration Management
12 31 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
13 30 (5.95%) Information Assurance
13 30 (5.95%) ERP
14 26 (5.16%) Service Management
15 25 (4.96%) Service Delivery
15 25 (4.96%) Information Security
16 23 (4.56%) Product Management
17 22 (4.37%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (9.72%) SQL
2 27 (5.36%) Java
3 16 (3.17%) JavaScript
4 14 (2.78%) PowerShell
5 11 (2.18%) Perl
5 11 (2.18%) C#
6 9 (1.79%) VBA
7 8 (1.59%) Shell Script
7 8 (1.59%) T-SQL
7 8 (1.59%) C
8 7 (1.39%) Korn
9 5 (0.99%) Bash Shell
9 5 (0.99%) PL/SQL
9 5 (0.99%) C++
9 5 (0.99%) Python
10 4 (0.79%) Jython
11 3 (0.60%) VBScript
12 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.20%) XAML
12 1 (0.20%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 38 (7.54%) Degree
2 36 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 22 (4.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 22 (4.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (4.37%) CISSP
4 20 (3.97%) MCSE
5 17 (3.37%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (3.37%) GIAC
5 17 (3.37%) CEH
6 12 (2.38%) SC Cleared
7 11 (2.18%) PMI Certification
7 11 (2.18%) CCNP
8 10 (1.98%) CCNA
8 10 (1.98%) PMP
9 7 (1.39%) SAP Certification
9 7 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (1.19%) JNCIS
11 5 (0.99%) CISA
12 4 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.79%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.56%) QA
2 22 (4.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (2.78%) SLA
4 8 (1.59%) COBIT
5 6 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (0.40%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.20%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.20%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.20%) GxP
System Software
1 23 (4.56%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (1.59%) VMware ESX
4 7 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (0.99%) XenApp
6 4 (0.79%) XenServer
6 4 (0.79%) ACF2
6 4 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.60%) RACF
8 2 (0.40%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.40%) Firmware
9 1 (0.20%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.20%) Squid
9 1 (0.20%) Xen
9 1 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (1.59%) SCCM
2 6 (1.19%) Tivoli
2 6 (1.19%) HP SIM
2 6 (1.19%) Nagios
3 5 (0.99%) ITRS Geneos
3 5 (0.99%) BMC PATROL
3 5 (0.99%) SCOM
4 2 (0.40%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.40%) nmon
5 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.20%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.20%) Control-M
5 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.20%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 92 (18.25%) Microsoft
2 71 (14.09%) Oracle
3 43 (8.53%) SAP
4 36 (7.14%) Cisco
5 32 (6.35%) VMware
6 26 (5.16%) CheckPoint
7 19 (3.77%) Red Hat
7 19 (3.77%) IBM
8 18 (3.57%) Citrix
9 15 (2.98%) NetApp
10 14 (2.78%) HP
11 10 (1.98%) Juniper
12 8 (1.59%) EMC
12 8 (1.59%) F5
13 7 (1.39%) TOWER Software
13 7 (1.39%) Business Objects
13 7 (1.39%) Remedy
14 6 (1.19%) Sybase
15 5 (0.99%) Sun
15 5 (0.99%) Google
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
East London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £400 to £600 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Kingston upon Thames
Capita - ITPS
Rate: £365 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £300 - £338 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Connectus
Rate: £365.3 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £345.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £15.00 - £20.00 per hour
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago