The table below looks at the statistics for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Control
Rank 49 46 41
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing Change Control 53 17 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 4.61% 2.21% 3.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.38% 2.92% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 10 17
Median daily rate £310 £289 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.35% +11.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £259 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £339 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £33.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-16.67% +14.79%
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 North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
985 582 518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 85.65% 75.68% 77.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 625 346 332
Median daily rate £325 £370 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 33 8
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £11.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing Change Control as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Change Control Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Change Control
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

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

Change Control Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Change Control
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Change Control Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Control within the North East region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear 0 50 £310 +6.89% 2
Durham 0 1 - -
Change Control
England

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Change Control also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 36 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 32 (44.44%) SC Cleared
2 32 (44.44%) Project Management
3 26 (36.11%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (34.72%) HP
5 24 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 23 (31.94%) Finance
7 22 (30.56%) Management Information System
7 22 (30.56%) Data Centre
8 17 (23.61%) SharePoint
9 15 (20.83%) Microsoft
9 15 (20.83%) Active Directory
10 14 (19.44%) IBM
10 14 (19.44%) Windows
10 14 (19.44%) Oracle
10 14 (19.44%) ITIL
11 13 (18.06%) Time Management
12 12 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
12 12 (16.67%) ITIL V2
12 12 (16.67%) Data Engineering
12 12 (16.67%) Linux
12 12 (16.67%) DHCP
12 12 (16.67%) DNS
12 12 (16.67%) PMI Certification
12 12 (16.67%) CMS
12 12 (16.67%) Serena
12 12 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (16.67%) Software Packaging
13 11 (15.28%) WebSphere
13 11 (15.28%) Axway

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (23.61%) SharePoint
2 12 (16.67%) CMS
3 11 (15.28%) JBoss
3 11 (15.28%) WebLogic
3 11 (15.28%) WebSphere
3 11 (15.28%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (5.56%) FileNet
6 3 (4.17%) Confluence
7 1 (1.39%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.72%) MS Project
3 3 (4.17%) MS Office
3 3 (4.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (11.11%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.67%) DHCP
1 12 (16.67%) DNS
2 11 (15.28%) Internet
3 10 (13.89%) Intranet
4 7 (9.72%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (9.72%) LDAP
4 7 (9.72%) Network Security
4 7 (9.72%) SSL
5 5 (6.94%) SAN
6 3 (4.17%) Firewall
6 3 (4.17%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.78%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.72%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (12.50%) StarTeam
2 3 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 23 (31.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (12.50%) Administrator
2 8 (11.11%) Analyst
2 8 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
2 8 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (9.72%) Wintel Engineer
4 6 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 6 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
5 5 (6.94%) Configuration Administrator
5 5 (6.94%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) DBA
6 4 (5.56%) PMO Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) PMO Specialist
6 4 (5.56%) Server Support
7 3 (4.17%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (4.17%) PMO Manager
7 3 (4.17%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.17%) Storage Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Support Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (2.78%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.67%) Software Packaging
2 8 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (2.78%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (36.11%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (30.56%) Data Centre
2 22 (30.56%) Management Information System
3 11 (15.28%) Data Structures
3 11 (15.28%) PMI
4 8 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 7 (9.72%) DataPower
6 4 (5.56%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.78%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (2.78%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.39%) Clustering
8 1 (1.39%) Economics
8 1 (1.39%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.44%) Windows
2 12 (16.67%) Linux
3 11 (15.28%) AIX
3 11 (15.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (15.28%) Unix
4 2 (2.78%) MVS
4 2 (2.78%) zOS
5 1 (1.39%) FreeBSD
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (44.44%) Project Management
2 24 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 14 (19.44%) ITIL
4 13 (18.06%) Time Management
5 12 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (16.67%) Data Engineering
5 12 (16.67%) ITIL V2
6 11 (15.28%) OO
7 10 (13.89%) Server Building
8 9 (12.50%) Business Analysis
8 9 (12.50%) DevOps
8 9 (12.50%) PRINCE
8 9 (12.50%) PRINCE2
9 8 (11.11%) Mentoring
10 7 (9.72%) Change Management
10 7 (9.72%) Workflow
11 4 (5.56%) Line Management
11 4 (5.56%) Service Delivery
12 3 (4.17%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.89%) C
1 10 (13.89%) SQL
2 7 (9.72%) Java
2 7 (9.72%) Perl
3 2 (2.78%) JCL
3 2 (2.78%) REXX
Qualifications
1 36 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 32 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 12 (16.67%) PMI Certification
4 9 (12.50%) Degree
5 5 (6.94%) PMP
6 3 (4.17%) MCSE
6 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.39%) CAPM
8 1 (1.39%) DBS Check
System Software
1 15 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.17%) Docker
3 2 (2.78%) Time Sharing Option
4 1 (1.39%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (1.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (15.28%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (15.28%) Puppet
2 9 (12.50%) WMI
3 4 (5.56%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (2.78%) Control-M
5 1 (1.39%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 25 (34.72%) HP
2 15 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 14 (19.44%) IBM
3 14 (19.44%) Oracle
4 12 (16.67%) Serena
5 11 (15.28%) Axway
5 11 (15.28%) Informatica
5 11 (15.28%) Red Hat
5 11 (15.28%) Siebel
6 9 (12.50%) Borland
7 8 (11.11%) Sun
8 2 (2.78%) BMC
8 2 (2.78%) CA
9 1 (1.39%) Cisco
9 1 (1.39%) Citrix
9 1 (1.39%) Dell
9 1 (1.39%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.39%) Veritas
9 1 (1.39%) VMware