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 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Control
Rank 196 179 169
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -10
Contract jobs citing Change Control 212 261 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.02% 1.19% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.53% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 149 162
Average daily rate
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£430 £400 £439
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -8.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 6
Average hourly rate £22.25 £18.61 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.55% -40.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.65 £17.32 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £118.45 £21.72 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%
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
16159 17087 15138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.13% 78.17% 76.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11564 11767 10514
Average daily rate £450 £445 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 237 299
Average hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.38% -12.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £76.75 £49.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015. 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 -10 37 £409 +2.25% 13
Canary Wharf +14 5 £450 -21.73%
Croydon - 3 £664 -
Enfield - - - -
Stanmore - - - -
Teddington - - - - 1
Uxbridge - - - -
Hillingdon - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Change Control
England

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 (35.76%) Finance
2 137 (29.34%) Project Management
3 97 (20.77%) PRINCE2
4 88 (18.84%) Microsoft
5 78 (16.70%) MS Excel
6 74 (15.85%) ITIL
6 74 (15.85%) Banking
7 66 (14.13%) Agile Software Development
7 66 (14.13%) Windows
8 59 (12.63%) SQL
8 59 (12.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 56 (11.99%) Oracle
10 55 (11.78%) Programme Management
11 54 (11.56%) Risk Management
12 52 (11.13%) MS Office
13 50 (10.71%) Change Management
14 48 (10.28%) SQL Server
14 48 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
15 45 (9.64%) UNIX
16 43 (9.21%) MS Project
17 40 (8.57%) Investment Banking
17 40 (8.57%) Dependency Management
18 38 (8.14%) Degree
19 37 (7.92%) SAP
19 37 (7.92%) Security Cleared
20 36 (7.71%) Cisco
21 35 (7.49%) Configuration Management
21 35 (7.49%) MS PowerPoint
21 35 (7.49%) VMware
22 33 (7.07%) Migration

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 (6.64%) SharePoint
2 20 (4.28%) WebSphere
3 9 (1.93%) MS Exchange
4 8 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (1.71%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (1.71%) IIS
5 6 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (1.28%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.28%) Apache
5 6 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (1.07%) IBM HTTP Server
6 5 (1.07%) Lync
7 4 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (0.86%) JBoss
8 3 (0.64%) CMS
8 3 (0.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.64%) MS Project Server
8 3 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.43%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 78 (16.70%) MS Excel
2 52 (11.13%) MS Office
3 43 (9.21%) MS Project
4 35 (7.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (3.64%) MS Visio
6 7 (1.50%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.21%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.21%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.21%) FastStats
7 1 (0.21%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (1.71%) assyst
2 6 (1.28%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (1.07%) SAP FI-AP
3 5 (1.07%) SAP ERP
4 4 (0.86%) Agresso
5 3 (0.64%) SAP QM
5 3 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.64%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.43%) Aligne
6 2 (0.43%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 2 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.43%) Endur
6 2 (0.43%) ZaiNet
6 2 (0.43%) Summit
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.21%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.21%) LatentZero
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.50%) SaaS
2 2 (0.43%) Office 365
3 1 (0.21%) CloudFront
3 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (6.42%) Firewall
2 21 (4.50%) TCP/IP
3 20 (4.28%) Internet
4 14 (3.00%) Network Security
4 14 (3.00%) WAN
5 13 (2.78%) LAN
6 12 (2.57%) DNS
7 11 (2.36%) Intranet
8 8 (1.71%) HTTP
8 8 (1.71%) DHCP
9 7 (1.50%) BGP
9 7 (1.50%) SAN
10 5 (1.07%) NAS
11 4 (0.86%) Multicast
11 4 (0.86%) NetScaler
11 4 (0.86%) MPLS
11 4 (0.86%) OSPF
11 4 (0.86%) VPN
12 3 (0.64%) FTP
12 3 (0.64%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (10.28%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.64%) Oracle Reports
3 15 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (3.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (2.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 12 (2.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (2.14%) MS Access
6 9 (1.93%) OLAP
7 8 (1.71%) Oracle Database
7 8 (1.71%) QlikView
7 8 (1.71%) MySQL
8 7 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (1.28%) Data Mining
10 4 (0.86%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.86%) OLTP
10 4 (0.86%) DB2
10 4 (0.86%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.64%) SSDT
12 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (3.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (1.71%) JIRA
3 6 (1.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 6 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (1.07%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.86%) QUnit
5 4 (0.86%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.86%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.86%) Subversion
5 4 (0.86%) Serena SBM
6 3 (0.64%) PVCS
6 3 (0.64%) Toad
6 3 (0.64%) Eclipse
6 3 (0.64%) Hudson
7 2 (0.43%) Selenium
7 2 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.43%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.43%) JUnit
7 2 (0.43%) Maven
8 1 (0.21%) NUnit
General
1 167 (35.76%) Finance
2 74 (15.85%) Banking
3 40 (8.57%) Investment Banking
4 20 (4.28%) Telecoms
5 18 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
6 16 (3.43%) Law
7 15 (3.21%) Retail
8 14 (3.00%) Manufacturing
9 11 (2.36%) Back Office
10 10 (2.14%) Front Office
11 9 (1.93%) Retail Banking
12 6 (1.28%) Financial Institution
12 6 (1.28%) Publishing
12 6 (1.28%) Legal
13 4 (0.86%) Advertising
14 3 (0.64%) Games
14 3 (0.64%) Billing
15 2 (0.43%) Marketing
16 1 (0.21%) Automotive
16 1 (0.21%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 96 (20.56%) Project Manager
2 95 (20.34%) Analyst
3 37 (7.92%) Consultant
4 34 (7.28%) Developer
5 33 (7.07%) Programme Manager
6 24 (5.14%) Business Analyst
6 24 (5.14%) Senior Manager
7 23 (4.93%) Support Analyst
8 22 (4.71%) Applications Support
9 20 (4.28%) Senior Project Manager
10 17 (3.64%) Administrator
11 13 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
12 12 (2.57%) PMO Analyst
12 12 (2.57%) Coordinator
12 12 (2.57%) Applications Support Analyst
12 12 (2.57%) SAP Consultant
13 11 (2.36%) Functional Consultant
13 11 (2.36%) SAP Functional Consultant
13 11 (2.36%) Storage Engineer
13 11 (2.36%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (5.57%) .NET
2 25 (5.35%) XML
3 18 (3.85%) Middleware
4 17 (3.64%) HTML
5 14 (3.00%) XSLT
6 13 (2.78%) CSS
7 12 (2.57%) WebSphere MQ
8 11 (2.36%) Web Services
9 10 (2.14%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 10 (2.14%) jQuery
10 8 (1.71%) FIX Protocol
10 8 (1.71%) FpML
11 7 (1.50%) Ajax
12 6 (1.28%) JMS
13 5 (1.07%) J2EE
14 4 (0.86%) Ember.js
14 4 (0.86%) AngularJS
14 4 (0.86%) Backbone.js
14 4 (0.86%) HTML5
14 4 (0.86%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 48 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.28%) Management Information System
3 11 (2.36%) PMI
4 10 (2.14%) Derivative
5 9 (1.93%) Visualisation
6 8 (1.71%) User Experience
6 8 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (1.71%) Mathematics
6 8 (1.71%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (1.50%) Fixed Income
7 7 (1.50%) Equity Derivative
7 7 (1.50%) N-Tier
7 7 (1.50%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.28%) Blackberry
9 5 (1.07%) Clustering
9 5 (1.07%) NHS
9 5 (1.07%) Thin Client
9 5 (1.07%) FMCG
9 5 (1.07%) Fat Client
10 4 (0.86%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 66 (14.13%) Windows
2 45 (9.64%) UNIX
3 26 (5.57%) Linux
4 21 (4.50%) Solaris
5 18 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (2.14%) HPUX
7 9 (1.93%) AIX
7 9 (1.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (1.71%) Windows 7
9 6 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.64%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.64%) zOS
12 2 (0.43%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.43%) Android
12 2 (0.43%) FreeBSD
12 2 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (29.34%) Project Management
2 97 (20.77%) PRINCE2
3 74 (15.85%) ITIL
4 66 (14.13%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (12.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 55 (11.78%) Programme Management
7 54 (11.56%) Risk Management
8 50 (10.71%) Change Management
9 40 (8.57%) Dependency Management
10 35 (7.49%) Configuration Management
11 33 (7.07%) Migration
12 32 (6.85%) ERP
13 28 (6.00%) Project Planning
14 25 (5.35%) Business Analysis
15 24 (5.14%) Continuous Improvement
16 23 (4.93%) Product Management
16 23 (4.93%) Release Management
16 23 (4.93%) User Acceptance Testing
16 23 (4.93%) Service Management
17 22 (4.71%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 59 (12.63%) SQL
2 27 (5.78%) Java
3 22 (4.71%) JavaScript
4 16 (3.43%) VBA
5 13 (2.78%) PowerShell
6 11 (2.36%) C#
7 9 (1.93%) T-SQL
8 8 (1.71%) C
8 8 (1.71%) Korn
9 6 (1.28%) Bash Shell
9 6 (1.28%) Shell Script
9 6 (1.28%) Perl
10 4 (0.86%) VBScript
10 4 (0.86%) Jython
11 3 (0.64%) C++
12 2 (0.43%) ActionScript 2.0
12 2 (0.43%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.43%) ActionScript
12 2 (0.43%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.21%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (8.14%) Degree
2 37 (7.92%) Security Cleared
3 26 (5.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 18 (3.85%) PMI Certification
5 15 (3.21%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (3.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (3.21%) PMP
5 15 (3.21%) SC Cleared
6 14 (3.00%) CISSP
7 13 (2.78%) SAP Certification
8 12 (2.57%) MCSE
9 11 (2.36%) GIAC
9 11 (2.36%) CEH
10 9 (1.93%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (1.71%) CCNA
12 7 (1.50%) DV Cleared
13 5 (1.07%) CCIE
13 5 (1.07%) CCNP
13 5 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 4 (0.86%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.85%) QA
2 18 (3.85%) SLA
3 13 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.86%) COBIT
6 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.21%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.21%) GxP
7 1 (0.21%) EMIR
7 1 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.21%) FATCA
System Software
1 22 (4.71%) Active Directory
2 18 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.93%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (1.28%) VMware ESX
5 5 (1.07%) XenApp
6 4 (0.86%) XenServer
6 4 (0.86%) Firmware
6 4 (0.86%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.64%) RACF
7 3 (0.64%) ISA Server
7 3 (0.64%) vSphere
7 3 (0.64%) ACF2
8 2 (0.43%) Squid
9 1 (0.21%) Xen
9 1 (0.21%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.21%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (1.93%) SCCM
2 6 (1.28%) HP SIM
3 5 (1.07%) SCOM
4 3 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.43%) nmon
5 2 (0.43%) XenMobile
5 2 (0.43%) WMI
6 1 (0.21%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.21%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.21%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.21%) Nagios
6 1 (0.21%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.21%) Puppet
6 1 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.21%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 88 (18.84%) Microsoft
2 56 (11.99%) Oracle
3 37 (7.92%) SAP
4 36 (7.71%) Cisco
5 35 (7.49%) VMware
6 25 (5.35%) IBM
6 25 (5.35%) CheckPoint
7 17 (3.64%) NetApp
8 15 (3.21%) Citrix
9 13 (2.78%) Red Hat
10 10 (2.14%) HP
11 9 (1.93%) EMC
12 6 (1.28%) ServiceNow
12 6 (1.28%) Remedy
13 5 (1.07%) Teradata
13 5 (1.07%) AppSense
13 5 (1.07%) TOWER Software
13 5 (1.07%) Brocade
13 5 (1.07%) Business Objects
13 5 (1.07%) Sophos
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Rate: £500 - 600 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bromley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £550 - £590 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Peopleworks
Rate: Negotiable Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Required IT
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Annapurna
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £450 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Alexander Mann Solutions
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £550 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago