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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Control
Rank 64 43 32
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -11
Contract jobs citing Change Control 17 13 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.82% 2.07% 5.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 2.97% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 16
Average daily rate £280 £426 £256
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.31% +66.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £300 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £451 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £385 £371
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +3.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £31.44 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+36.76% +14.32%
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
790 438 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 84.58% 69.75% 74.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 264 193
Average daily rate £410 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 15 31
Average hourly rate £19.50 £28.50 £28.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +1.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £15.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £30.75 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Change Control across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Control within the North East region over the 3 months to 9 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
Tyne and Wear -24 17 £280 -34.31% 2
Change Control
England

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 22 (41.51%) CMS
2 20 (37.74%) Configuration Management
3 18 (33.96%) Security Cleared
4 17 (32.08%) Unix
4 17 (32.08%) Linux
5 16 (30.19%) SQL Server
6 15 (28.30%) VB
7 13 (24.53%) ActionScript
7 13 (24.53%) .NET
7 13 (24.53%) HTML
7 13 (24.53%) JavaScript
7 13 (24.53%) PHP
7 13 (24.53%) CSS
7 13 (24.53%) 3G
7 13 (24.53%) jQuery
7 13 (24.53%) Wi-Fi
7 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (24.53%) HTML5
7 13 (24.53%) 4G
7 13 (24.53%) GitLab
7 13 (24.53%) Continuous Delivery
7 13 (24.53%) Data Centre
8 12 (22.64%) Social Media
8 12 (22.64%) Open Source
8 12 (22.64%) SC Cleared
8 12 (22.64%) Content Management
8 12 (22.64%) SEO
8 12 (22.64%) Finance
8 12 (22.64%) Performance Management
8 12 (22.64%) Mac OS

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 22 (41.51%) CMS
2 9 (16.98%) SharePoint
3 6 (11.32%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.53%) 3G
1 13 (24.53%) 4G
1 13 (24.53%) Wi-Fi
2 12 (22.64%) FTP
3 10 (18.87%) SSH
4 5 (9.43%) Intranet
5 4 (7.55%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.77%) DHCP
6 2 (3.77%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.19%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (24.53%) GitLab
2 4 (7.55%) StarTeam
3 1 (1.89%) CA Gen
General
1 12 (22.64%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) German Language
Job Titles
1 13 (24.53%) Developer
2 10 (18.87%) Administrator
3 6 (11.32%) Configuration Administrator
4 5 (9.43%) Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) DBA
5 4 (7.55%) Project Planner
6 3 (5.66%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (5.66%) Programme Office Support
6 3 (5.66%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Service Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Services Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Tivoli Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Drupal Developer
7 2 (3.77%) HTML Developer
7 2 (3.77%) PHP Developer
7 2 (3.77%) PMO Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) PMO Manager
7 2 (3.77%) SQL DBA
7 2 (3.77%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.53%) .NET
1 13 (24.53%) CSS
1 13 (24.53%) HTML
1 13 (24.53%) HTML5
1 13 (24.53%) jQuery
2 12 (22.64%) RSS
3 6 (11.32%) Drush
4 1 (1.89%) Ajax
4 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.89%) XHTML
4 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) Data Centre
2 12 (22.64%) Social Media
3 10 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (15.09%) Management Information System
5 7 (13.21%) Data Structures
6 4 (7.55%) IBM Mainframe
6 4 (7.55%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.08%) Linux
1 17 (32.08%) Unix
2 12 (22.64%) Mac OS
3 7 (13.21%) Windows
4 4 (7.55%) AIX
4 4 (7.55%) Solaris
4 4 (7.55%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.55%) zOS
5 1 (1.89%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.74%) Configuration Management
2 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (24.53%) Continuous Delivery
3 12 (22.64%) Content Management
3 12 (22.64%) Open Source
3 12 (22.64%) Performance Management
3 12 (22.64%) PRINCE2
3 12 (22.64%) SEO
4 11 (20.75%) ITIL
4 11 (20.75%) SDLC
5 10 (18.87%) Capacity Planning
5 10 (18.87%) Data Engineering
5 10 (18.87%) ITIL V2
5 10 (18.87%) Risk Management
5 10 (18.87%) Time Management
5 10 (18.87%) Web Design
6 8 (15.09%) Project Management
7 7 (13.21%) Mentoring
8 5 (9.43%) PRINCE
9 4 (7.55%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.30%) VB
2 13 (24.53%) ActionScript
2 13 (24.53%) JavaScript
2 13 (24.53%) PHP
3 7 (13.21%) SQL
4 5 (9.43%) C
5 4 (7.55%) Java
5 4 (7.55%) Perl
5 4 (7.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (33.96%) Security Cleared
2 12 (22.64%) SC Cleared
3 8 (15.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.77%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.89%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.87%) QA
2 8 (15.09%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (7.55%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) HP UCMDB
2 4 (7.55%) Tivoli
2 4 (7.55%) WMI
3 1 (1.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) HP
2 10 (18.87%) Serena
3 5 (9.43%) Oracle
4 4 (7.55%) Borland
4 4 (7.55%) CA
4 4 (7.55%) IBM
4 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco
5 1 (1.89%) Dell
5 1 (1.89%) Informatica
5 1 (1.89%) Sun