The table below looks at the statistics for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Control
Rank 83 77 61
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Contract jobs citing Change Control 21 13 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.17% 0.92% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 1.19% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 16
Average daily rate £344 £468 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% +10.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £349 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £632 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £379 £371
% change year-on-year
-0.99% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.75 £31.44 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+35.97% +14.32%
Change Control
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1470 1089 910
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.21% 76.85% 75.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 868 661 486
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £537 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 32 34
Average hourly rate £32.50 £17.50 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% +2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £11.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Change Control across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Change Control Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Change Control across the Manchester region.

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Change Control
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Control across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Change Control Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Change Control
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Change Control across the Manchester region.

Change Control Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Stockport - 1 - - 1
Change Control
North West

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 19 (48.72%) Finance
2 10 (25.64%) Project Management
2 10 (25.64%) Windows
2 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
3 9 (23.08%) MS Project
4 8 (20.51%) Resource Management
5 6 (15.38%) Banking
6 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (12.82%) Project Governance
6 5 (12.82%) Telecoms
6 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
7 4 (10.26%) ITIL
7 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
7 4 (10.26%) Scrum
7 4 (10.26%) Office 365
7 4 (10.26%) Dependency Management
7 4 (10.26%) Windows Server
8 3 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
8 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
8 3 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (7.69%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 3 (7.69%) Project Planning
8 3 (7.69%) Logistics
8 3 (7.69%) Local Government
8 3 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (7.69%) Capacity Management
8 3 (7.69%) Waterfall
8 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (5.13%) Apache
2 1 (2.56%) SAS
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (23.08%) MS Project
2 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.56%) MS Office
3 1 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) 4G
1 1 (2.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (5.13%) MySQL
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.56%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (5.13%) Subversion
General
1 19 (48.72%) Finance
2 6 (15.38%) Banking
3 5 (12.82%) Telecoms
4 3 (7.69%) Local Government
5 2 (5.13%) Advertising
5 2 (5.13%) Legal
5 2 (5.13%) Retail
6 1 (2.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 7 (17.95%) Analyst
3 4 (10.26%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) DBA
4 3 (7.69%) Identity and Access Management Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (7.69%) Security Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Change Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Change Project Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Communications Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) IT Manager
5 2 (5.13%) PHP Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Service Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) SQL DBA
5 2 (5.13%) Supplier Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Vendor Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) CSS
1 2 (5.13%) HTML
1 2 (5.13%) jQuery
1 2 (5.13%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Clustering
2 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.69%) Linux
4 2 (5.13%) CentOS
4 2 (5.13%) openSUSE
4 2 (5.13%) Unix
5 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Project Management
2 8 (20.51%) Resource Management
3 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
3 5 (12.82%) Project Governance
3 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (10.26%) Dependency Management
4 4 (10.26%) ITIL
4 4 (10.26%) Scrum
5 3 (7.69%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 3 (7.69%) Capacity Management
5 3 (7.69%) Change Management
5 3 (7.69%) Database Tuning
5 3 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (7.69%) Logistics
5 3 (7.69%) Password Management
5 3 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (7.69%) Project Planning
5 3 (7.69%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.13%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.13%) Perl
2 2 (5.13%) PHP
2 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.56%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) APMP
2 2 (5.13%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) PMP
2 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Data Guard
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Adobe
3 1 (2.56%) Apple
3 1 (2.56%) IBM