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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Control
Rank 168 191 163
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -28
Contract jobs citing Change Control 296 265 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.26% 1.13% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 1.43% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 196 209
Average daily rate
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£400 £433 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.51% +8.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £605 £564
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +7.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 3
Average hourly rate £25.00 £20.88 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.76% -24.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.17 £20.18 £23.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £21.58 £27.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £31.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -17.33%
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
18573 18510 19068
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.23% 78.87% 78.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 13213 12901 13213
Average daily rate £450 £445 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 224 260
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £27.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -26.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.10 £53.50 £51.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 4 August 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 75 £375 -22.68% 21
Bromley +1 8 £250 -7.40%
Kingston Upon Thames 0 5 £319 +82.99%
Canary Wharf -9 4 £475 +11.76%
Brentford -1 3 £463 -14.94%
Croydon -14 3 £450 +8.76% 2
Romford - 2 - -
Uxbridge - 2 - -
Westminster 0 1 £310 -48.33%
Docklands, London -6 1 £450 -43.75%
Hendon - 1 - -
Feltham - 1 £445 -
Ilford - 1 £190 -
Hammersmith - 1 £345 -
Change Control
England

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 170 (33.60%) Finance
2 140 (27.67%) Project Management
3 113 (22.33%) PRINCE2
4 83 (16.40%) ITIL
5 77 (15.22%) Microsoft
5 77 (15.22%) Risk Management
6 70 (13.83%) Agile Software Development
7 69 (13.64%) Windows
8 68 (13.44%) Stakeholder Management
9 63 (12.45%) MS Project
10 61 (12.06%) MS Excel
11 58 (11.46%) Banking
12 57 (11.26%) MS Office
12 57 (11.26%) SQL
13 52 (10.28%) Programme Management
14 46 (9.09%) Project Planning
14 46 (9.09%) Security Cleared
14 46 (9.09%) Linux
14 46 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
15 44 (8.70%) Oracle
16 41 (8.10%) Management Information System
17 39 (7.71%) Change Management
18 38 (7.51%) Service Management
18 38 (7.51%) Migration
19 37 (7.31%) Cisco
20 36 (7.11%) Active Directory
21 35 (6.92%) .NET
22 34 (6.72%) SQL Server
22 34 (6.72%) SAP
23 33 (6.52%) PMI Certification

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 23 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 15 (2.96%) MS Exchange
3 13 (2.57%) IIS
4 11 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (1.98%) Confluence
6 8 (1.58%) Apache
7 7 (1.38%) Lync
8 5 (0.99%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.59%) CMS
9 3 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.59%) JBoss
9 3 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.40%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (0.40%) Moodle
10 2 (0.40%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.40%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.40%) LiveLink
11 1 (0.20%) MQSeries
Applications
1 63 (12.45%) MS Project
2 61 (12.06%) MS Excel
3 57 (11.26%) MS Office
4 25 (4.94%) MS Visio
5 24 (4.74%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.40%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.20%) Weka
8 1 (0.20%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 14 (2.77%) Agresso
2 5 (0.99%) CA PPM
3 4 (0.79%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.59%) Primavera
4 3 (0.59%) SAP QM
4 3 (0.59%) SAP FI-AP
5 2 (0.40%) SAP FSCM
5 2 (0.40%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.40%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.20%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.20%) RMDS
6 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.20%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.78%) Office 365
2 5 (0.99%) SaaS
3 2 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.20%) FinancialForce.com
4 1 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.53%) Firewall
2 25 (4.94%) DHCP
2 25 (4.94%) WAN
3 22 (4.35%) DNS
4 20 (3.95%) LAN
5 16 (3.16%) SAN
6 15 (2.96%) TCP/IP
7 14 (2.77%) BGP
7 14 (2.77%) Wireless
7 14 (2.77%) VLAN
8 13 (2.57%) Internet
8 13 (2.57%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (2.57%) NAS
9 12 (2.37%) MPLS
9 12 (2.37%) SSL
9 12 (2.37%) SNMP
10 9 (1.78%) Ethernet
10 9 (1.78%) VPN
10 9 (1.78%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (1.58%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (6.72%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.57%) Oracle Reports
3 11 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
3 11 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (2.17%) Relational Database
4 10 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (1.78%) MySQL
5 9 (1.78%) RDBMS
5 9 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (1.78%) Crystal Reports
5 9 (1.78%) Oracle Database
6 8 (1.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (1.19%) MS Access
8 6 (1.19%) Data Mining
9 5 (0.99%) OLAP
10 4 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.79%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.59%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (2.37%) JIRA
2 8 (1.58%) Visual Studio
3 5 (0.99%) Subversion
4 4 (0.79%) Maven
4 4 (0.79%) TeamCity
5 3 (0.59%) Toad
6 2 (0.40%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.20%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.20%) ERwin
7 1 (0.20%) NUnit
7 1 (0.20%) Ant
7 1 (0.20%) JUnit
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.20%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.20%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.20%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.20%) MSTest
7 1 (0.20%) Gerrit
General
1 170 (33.60%) Finance
2 58 (11.46%) Banking
3 24 (4.74%) Pharmaceutical
4 20 (3.95%) Investment Banking
5 19 (3.75%) Retail
6 17 (3.36%) Manufacturing
7 14 (2.77%) Back Office
8 13 (2.57%) Telecoms
9 9 (1.78%) Legal
10 8 (1.58%) Law
11 7 (1.38%) Front Office
12 5 (0.99%) Marketing
13 4 (0.79%) Private Banking
14 3 (0.59%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.59%) Advertising
14 3 (0.59%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.40%) Publishing
15 2 (0.40%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.40%) General Ledger
15 2 (0.40%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 111 (21.94%) Project Manager
2 66 (13.04%) Analyst
3 46 (9.09%) Consultant
4 31 (6.13%) Developer
5 22 (4.35%) Network Engineer
6 21 (4.15%) Senior Manager
7 20 (3.95%) Business Analyst
8 19 (3.75%) Senior Project Manager
9 18 (3.56%) Administrator
10 15 (2.96%) Change Manager
10 15 (2.96%) Support Analyst
11 13 (2.57%) Project Officer
12 12 (2.37%) Programme Manager
12 12 (2.37%) SAP Consultant
12 12 (2.37%) Project Support Officer
13 11 (2.17%) IT Project Manager
13 11 (2.17%) Release Manager
13 11 (2.17%) Senior Analyst
13 11 (2.17%) PMO Analyst
14 10 (1.98%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (6.92%) .NET
2 16 (3.16%) ASP.NET
3 15 (2.96%) HTML
4 11 (2.17%) XML
5 9 (1.78%) CSS
5 9 (1.78%) .NET Framework
6 7 (1.38%) HTML5
7 6 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (1.19%) LAMP
7 6 (1.19%) Application Packaging
8 5 (0.99%) Middleware
8 5 (0.99%) SOAP
8 5 (0.99%) Entity Framework
8 5 (0.99%) 802.1X
9 4 (0.79%) jQuery
10 3 (0.59%) JPA
10 3 (0.59%) Silverlight
10 3 (0.59%) RESTful
10 3 (0.59%) REST
10 3 (0.59%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 46 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (8.10%) Management Information System
3 24 (4.74%) Data Centre
4 22 (4.35%) NHS
5 12 (2.37%) FMCG
6 9 (1.78%) User Experience
7 8 (1.58%) Blackberry
7 8 (1.58%) Clustering
7 8 (1.58%) Computer Science
7 8 (1.58%) Credit Risk
8 7 (1.38%) Market Risk
8 7 (1.38%) Statistics
8 7 (1.38%) PMI
9 6 (1.19%) Equities
10 4 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (0.79%) Mainframe
10 4 (0.79%) Fixed Income
10 4 (0.79%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.59%) SWIFT
11 3 (0.59%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 69 (13.64%) Windows
2 46 (9.09%) Linux
3 28 (5.53%) UNIX
4 26 (5.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (2.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (2.57%) Windows 7
8 8 (1.58%) Solaris
9 6 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (1.19%) FreeBSD
10 5 (0.99%) HPUX
11 4 (0.79%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.59%) pSOS
12 3 (0.59%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.40%) Data ONTAP
13 2 (0.40%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.20%) VMS
14 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.20%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (27.67%) Project Management
2 113 (22.33%) PRINCE2
3 83 (16.40%) ITIL
4 77 (15.22%) Risk Management
5 70 (13.83%) Agile Software Development
6 68 (13.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 52 (10.28%) Programme Management
8 46 (9.09%) Project Planning
9 39 (7.71%) Change Management
10 38 (7.51%) Service Management
10 38 (7.51%) Migration
11 32 (6.32%) Service Delivery
11 32 (6.32%) Document Management
11 32 (6.32%) Configuration Management
12 31 (6.13%) Waterfall
13 26 (5.14%) Quality Management
13 26 (5.14%) Business Intelligence
13 26 (5.14%) ERP
14 22 (4.35%) Problem Management
14 22 (4.35%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (11.26%) SQL
2 16 (3.16%) C#
3 13 (2.57%) Java
3 13 (2.57%) PowerShell
4 12 (2.37%) JavaScript
4 12 (2.37%) VBA
5 11 (2.17%) Perl
6 9 (1.78%) PL/SQL
7 7 (1.38%) Shell Script
7 7 (1.38%) VB
8 5 (0.99%) Python
9 4 (0.79%) T-SQL
9 4 (0.79%) PHP
10 3 (0.59%) C
11 2 (0.40%) VBScript
11 2 (0.40%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.40%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.40%) Korn
12 1 (0.20%) NATURAL
12 1 (0.20%) XAML
Qualifications
1 46 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 33 (6.52%) PMI Certification
3 29 (5.73%) Degree
4 28 (5.53%) PMP
5 24 (4.74%) SC Cleared
6 18 (3.56%) DV Cleared
7 16 (3.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 16 (3.16%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (2.96%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (2.37%) MCSE
10 10 (1.98%) CCNP
11 8 (1.58%) SAP Certification
11 8 (1.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (1.38%) CCNA
13 5 (0.99%) ISEB
13 5 (0.99%) MCSA
13 5 (0.99%) APMP
14 4 (0.79%) MCP
14 4 (0.79%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.14%) QA
2 25 (4.94%) SLA
3 12 (2.37%) P3O
4 10 (1.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (1.78%) GxP
6 4 (0.79%) EMIR
6 4 (0.79%) PMBOK
7 3 (0.59%) FATCA
7 3 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.40%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 36 (7.11%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.58%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (0.99%) vSphere
5 3 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.40%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.40%) Postfix
6 2 (0.40%) XenApp
7 1 (0.20%) XenServer
7 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.20%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.20%) PowerHA
7 1 (0.20%) vCloud
7 1 (0.20%) KVM
7 1 (0.20%) RHEV
7 1 (0.20%) HDFS
7 1 (0.20%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 9 (1.78%) SCCM
2 7 (1.38%) WMI
3 6 (1.19%) NetCrunch
4 4 (0.79%) Control-M
4 4 (0.79%) SCOM
5 3 (0.59%) HP SIM
5 3 (0.59%) Nagios
6 2 (0.40%) Puppet
6 2 (0.40%) Nessus
6 2 (0.40%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.40%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.20%) Oozie
7 1 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.20%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.20%) Opsview
7 1 (0.20%) vMotion
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (0.20%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 77 (15.22%) Microsoft
2 44 (8.70%) Oracle
3 37 (7.31%) Cisco
4 34 (6.72%) SAP
5 27 (5.34%) Citrix
6 26 (5.14%) CheckPoint
7 23 (4.55%) VMware
8 20 (3.95%) HP
9 14 (2.77%) Red Hat
10 12 (2.37%) IBM
11 10 (1.98%) NetApp
11 10 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
12 9 (1.78%) Remedy
12 9 (1.78%) Avaya
12 9 (1.78%) Dell
13 8 (1.58%) Juniper
13 8 (1.58%) Atlassian
14 7 (1.38%) Blue Coat
15 6 (1.19%) Informatica
15 6 (1.19%) Nortel
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Blue Fire Professional Services
Rate: From £450 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £275 - £300 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: £0.00 - £550 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £25000.00 per annum + Pro Rata for 9 months
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £170.00 - £200 per day
Posted: 26 days ago