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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Control
Rank 183 152 157
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +5
Contract jobs citing Change Control 262 345 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.11% 1.42% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 1.86% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 211 196
Average daily rate
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£436 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.06% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £561 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.53% -4.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 9
Average hourly rate £20.88 £27.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.09% -31.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.18 £23.30 £30.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.58 £27.90 £63.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.42 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-13.54% +17.18%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18040 18538 19441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.72% 76.41% 73.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 12586 12861 12944
Average daily rate £442 £450 £443
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.77% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 252 381
Average hourly rate £20.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.45% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £51.30 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
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 31 July 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 31 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +26 72 £493 +27.09% 23
Docklands, London +6 4 £800 +128.57%
Canary Wharf +7 3 £425 +28.78%
Croydon +4 2 £414 +37.91% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £175 -
Surbiton - - - -
Uxbridge - - - - 1
Wembley - - - - 1
Hackney - - - -
Change Control
England

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 210 (38.96%) Finance
2 175 (32.47%) Project Management
3 123 (22.82%) PRINCE2
4 95 (17.63%) Risk Management
5 88 (16.33%) Microsoft
6 81 (15.03%) Banking
7 64 (11.87%) Stakeholder Management
8 63 (11.69%) Change Management
8 63 (11.69%) Programme Management
9 61 (11.32%) MS Excel
10 60 (11.13%) Degree
11 58 (10.76%) Windows
11 58 (10.76%) ITIL
12 53 (9.83%) SQL
13 52 (9.65%) MS Office
14 51 (9.46%) Management Information System
15 49 (9.09%) Oracle
16 46 (8.53%) Project Planning
17 44 (8.16%) MS Project
18 43 (7.98%) Java
18 43 (7.98%) Linux
19 42 (7.79%) Investment Banking
20 41 (7.61%) Firewall
20 41 (7.61%) SQL Server
20 41 (7.61%) Cisco
21 39 (7.24%) Service Delivery
21 39 (7.24%) Security Cleared
22 38 (7.05%) QA
22 38 (7.05%) UNIX
23 37 (6.86%) Migration

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 27 (5.01%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.41%) MS Exchange
3 8 (1.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (1.48%) IIS
4 6 (1.11%) MS Project Server
5 5 (0.93%) Oracle Coherence
5 5 (0.93%) SAS
5 5 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (0.93%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (0.74%) Confluence
6 4 (0.74%) Apache
6 4 (0.74%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.19%) Lync
9 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 61 (11.32%) MS Excel
2 52 (9.65%) MS Office
3 44 (8.16%) MS Project
4 27 (5.01%) MS Visio
5 20 (3.71%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.19%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.19%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.93%) assyst
3 4 (0.74%) RMDS
4 3 (0.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (0.56%) CA Clarity
4 3 (0.56%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.19%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.19%) SAP APO
6 1 (0.19%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.19%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.19%) ION MarketView
6 1 (0.19%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.19%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.48%) SaaS
2 5 (0.93%) Office 365
3 4 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.56%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (7.61%) Firewall
2 32 (5.94%) WAN
3 19 (3.53%) Internet
4 18 (3.34%) Multicast
5 15 (2.78%) LAN
5 15 (2.78%) NetScreen
6 13 (2.41%) DNS
7 12 (2.23%) DHCP
8 11 (2.04%) Network Security
9 9 (1.67%) Wireless
9 9 (1.67%) TCP/IP
10 8 (1.48%) Intranet
11 7 (1.30%) NetScaler
12 5 (0.93%) SAN
12 5 (0.93%) HTTP
12 5 (0.93%) SMTP
12 5 (0.93%) VoIP
12 5 (0.93%) BGP
13 4 (0.74%) MPLS
13 4 (0.74%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (7.61%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (2.23%) Oracle Database
4 11 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (1.48%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (1.30%) OLAP
7 6 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
7 6 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.11%) MS Access
8 4 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.56%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.37%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.37%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 2 (0.37%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 11 (2.04%) JIRA
2 8 (1.48%) Serena SBM
3 7 (1.30%) JUnit
3 7 (1.30%) Visual Studio
4 6 (1.11%) Eclipse
4 6 (1.11%) Subversion
4 6 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.74%) Ant
6 3 (0.56%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.56%) Maven
6 3 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.37%) JDeveloper
7 2 (0.37%) jMock
7 2 (0.37%) Selenium
8 1 (0.19%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.19%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.19%) MSI
8 1 (0.19%) InstallShield
General
1 210 (38.96%) Finance
2 81 (15.03%) Banking
3 42 (7.79%) Investment Banking
4 32 (5.94%) Legal
5 26 (4.82%) Back Office
6 24 (4.45%) Financial Institution
7 22 (4.08%) Retail
8 15 (2.78%) Front Office
9 13 (2.41%) Telecoms
10 12 (2.23%) Publishing
11 10 (1.86%) Law
12 8 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (1.30%) Retail Banking
14 6 (1.11%) Games
14 6 (1.11%) Manufacturing
15 4 (0.74%) International Banking
15 4 (0.74%) Marketing
16 2 (0.37%) German Language
16 2 (0.37%) Local Government
17 1 (0.19%) French Language
Job Titles
1 137 (25.42%) Analyst
2 105 (19.48%) Project Manager
3 51 (9.46%) Business Analyst
4 36 (6.68%) Developer
5 34 (6.31%) Senior Manager
6 30 (5.57%) Support Analyst
7 26 (4.82%) Programme Manager
7 26 (4.82%) Senior Project Manager
8 21 (3.90%) PMO Manager
9 20 (3.71%) Credit Risk Analyst
9 20 (3.71%) PMO Analyst
9 20 (3.71%) Network Engineer
10 19 (3.53%) Applications Support
10 19 (3.53%) Applications Support Analyst
10 19 (3.53%) Risk Analyst
11 18 (3.34%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
11 18 (3.34%) Consultant
12 17 (3.15%) Credit Analyst
13 16 (2.97%) Legal Analyst
13 16 (2.97%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (5.19%) XML
2 21 (3.90%) Web Services
3 19 (3.53%) HTML
3 19 (3.53%) .NET
4 16 (2.97%) J2EE
5 15 (2.78%) Spring
6 14 (2.60%) ASP.NET
7 11 (2.04%) .NET Framework
8 10 (1.86%) JSP
8 10 (1.86%) SOAP
9 9 (1.67%) QuickFIX
10 8 (1.48%) CSS
11 7 (1.30%) XSLT
11 7 (1.30%) Middleware
12 6 (1.11%) EJB
12 6 (1.11%) jQuery
12 6 (1.11%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (0.93%) REST
13 5 (0.93%) Struts
14 4 (0.74%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 51 (9.46%) Management Information System
2 25 (4.64%) Credit Risk
3 22 (4.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 13 (2.41%) PMI
5 12 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (2.04%) Blackberry
6 11 (2.04%) Data Protection Act
7 9 (1.67%) N-Tier
8 7 (1.30%) Clustering
9 5 (0.93%) Statistics
9 5 (0.93%) FMCG
10 4 (0.74%) Market Risk
10 4 (0.74%) Freedom of Information
10 4 (0.74%) Mainframe
10 4 (0.74%) NHS
11 3 (0.56%) Replication
11 3 (0.56%) Freedom of Information Act
11 3 (0.56%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.56%) Life Science
11 3 (0.56%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 58 (10.76%) Windows
2 43 (7.98%) Linux
3 38 (7.05%) UNIX
4 13 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (1.48%) Windows 7
7 8 (1.48%) Solaris
8 6 (1.11%) AIX
9 4 (0.74%) pSOS
10 3 (0.56%) CentOS
10 3 (0.56%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.56%) Android
10 3 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.37%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.37%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.37%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.19%) zOS
12 1 (0.19%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (32.47%) Project Management
2 123 (22.82%) PRINCE2
3 95 (17.63%) Risk Management
4 64 (11.87%) Stakeholder Management
5 63 (11.69%) Programme Management
5 63 (11.69%) Change Management
6 58 (10.76%) ITIL
7 46 (8.53%) Project Planning
8 39 (7.24%) Service Delivery
9 37 (6.86%) Migration
10 35 (6.49%) User Acceptance Testing
11 32 (5.94%) UML
12 30 (5.57%) Document Management
12 30 (5.57%) Dependency Management
13 29 (5.38%) Agile Software Development
14 27 (5.01%) Configuration Management
15 25 (4.64%) E-Commerce
16 24 (4.45%) Systems Analysis
16 24 (4.45%) Continuous Improvement
17 23 (4.27%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (9.83%) SQL
2 43 (7.98%) Java
3 17 (3.15%) PowerShell
4 14 (2.60%) JavaScript
4 14 (2.60%) Perl
4 14 (2.60%) C#
5 13 (2.41%) Python
6 8 (1.48%) PL/SQL
7 5 (0.93%) VB
8 4 (0.74%) VB.NET
8 4 (0.74%) T-SQL
8 4 (0.74%) VBA
9 3 (0.56%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.56%) VBScript
9 3 (0.56%) Apex Code
9 3 (0.56%) C
10 2 (0.37%) C++
11 1 (0.19%) PHP
11 1 (0.19%) R
11 1 (0.19%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 60 (11.13%) Degree
2 39 (7.24%) Security Cleared
3 34 (6.31%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (5.57%) CCNP
5 26 (4.82%) PMI Certification
6 22 (4.08%) JNCIS
7 21 (3.90%) SC Cleared
8 19 (3.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 17 (3.15%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (3.15%) PMP
10 16 (2.97%) MCSE
11 13 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 12 (2.23%) CISSP
13 10 (1.86%) CCNA
14 7 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (1.11%) GIAC
15 6 (1.11%) CEH
16 5 (0.93%) CCIE
16 5 (0.93%) CCSP
17 4 (0.74%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.05%) QA
2 19 (3.53%) SLA
3 16 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.86%) COBIT
4 10 (1.86%) ISO 9001
5 7 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.56%) GxP
7 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.19%) Basel III
8 1 (0.19%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.19%) P3O
8 1 (0.19%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 31 (5.75%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.86%) VMware ESX
4 8 (1.48%) vSphere
5 7 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (1.11%) ISA Server
7 4 (0.74%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.74%) XenApp
7 4 (0.74%) ACF2
8 3 (0.56%) RACF
9 2 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.37%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.19%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.19%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.19%) XenServer
10 1 (0.19%) NFS
10 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 13 (2.41%) ITRS Geneos
2 7 (1.30%) SCCM
3 6 (1.11%) Nagios
4 5 (0.93%) Tivoli
4 5 (0.93%) BMC PATROL
4 5 (0.93%) MAILsweeper
4 5 (0.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (0.56%) WSUS
6 2 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.37%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.19%) Cacti
7 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.19%) SCOM
7 1 (0.19%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.19%) Control-M
7 1 (0.19%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.19%) WMI
Vendors
1 88 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 49 (9.09%) Oracle
3 41 (7.61%) Cisco
4 34 (6.31%) SAP
5 27 (5.01%) HP
6 24 (4.45%) Juniper
7 20 (3.71%) F5
8 19 (3.53%) VMware
9 18 (3.34%) McAfee
10 17 (3.15%) ProCurve
11 16 (2.97%) Blue Coat
11 16 (2.97%) CheckPoint
12 15 (2.78%) Red Hat
13 13 (2.41%) Citrix
14 12 (2.23%) JBoss
15 10 (1.86%) IBM
15 10 (1.86%) Sun
16 8 (1.48%) Cognos
16 8 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
16 8 (1.48%) Serena
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City of London
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Posted: Yesterday
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ComputAppoint
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Ideal Training
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London
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