The table below looks at the statistics for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Control
Rank 38 36 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -14
Contract jobs citing Change Control 2 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.63% 1.59% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 2.27% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate £413 £550 £441
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +24.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.75 £34.57 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-19.71% +20.22%
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
262 264 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 83.17% 69.84% 66.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 125 70
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £675 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Average hourly rate £18.80 £51.67 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.61% +137.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Change Control Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Change Control
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Change Control Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
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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
Liverpool -1 2 £413 -25.00% 1
Change Control
North West

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) Remedy
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Presales
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) CA PPM
2 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) QMS
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) FMCG
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) CA PPM
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Project Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Business Information Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) FMCG
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) Presales
2 1 (20.00%) QMS
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Remedy
2 1 (20.00%) CA
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft