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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Control
Rank 71 54 48
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -6
Contract jobs citing Change Control 52 26 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.44% 2.80% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.08% 3.50% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 10 5
Median daily rate £300 £282 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.57% +9.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £243 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £311
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
-10.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £33.84
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -11.34%
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
1274 743 378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 84.20% 80.15% 73.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 832 475 237
Median daily rate £325 £403 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.25% +11.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £553 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 33 16
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.64% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.80 £10.82 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £34.10 £32.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -37 30 £224 -20.42% 2
Durham +22 22 £300 +3.44%
Change Control
England

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 45 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 43 (43.00%) SC Cleared
3 35 (35.00%) HP
3 35 (35.00%) Project Management
4 29 (29.00%) Microsoft
5 28 (28.00%) Windows
5 28 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (23.00%) DNS
7 20 (20.00%) ITIL
7 20 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 20 (20.00%) Server Building
8 19 (19.00%) DHCP
9 18 (18.00%) Management Information System
9 18 (18.00%) Finance
9 18 (18.00%) VMware
10 17 (17.00%) Migration
10 17 (17.00%) Configuration Management
10 17 (17.00%) MS Excel
11 16 (16.00%) Linux
11 16 (16.00%) Unix
11 16 (16.00%) Red Hat
11 16 (16.00%) Service Delivery
11 16 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (15.00%) Puppet
12 15 (15.00%) Data Centre
12 15 (15.00%) Internet
13 14 (14.00%) Intranet
13 14 (14.00%) IBM
14 13 (13.00%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (13.00%) Microsoft Certification

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 11 (11.00%) JBoss
1 11 (11.00%) WebLogic
1 11 (11.00%) WebSphere
1 11 (11.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 10 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 7 (7.00%) IIS
4 6 (6.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (5.00%) CMS
6 4 (4.00%) FileNet
7 3 (3.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 17 (17.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.00%) MS Project
3 6 (6.00%) MS Office
4 2 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (8.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 23 (23.00%) DNS
2 19 (19.00%) DHCP
3 15 (15.00%) Internet
4 14 (14.00%) Intranet
5 11 (11.00%) Firewall
5 11 (11.00%) SSL
6 9 (9.00%) SAN
6 9 (9.00%) TCP/IP
7 8 (8.00%) Network Security
8 7 (7.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (7.00%) LDAP
9 4 (4.00%) BGP
9 4 (4.00%) BIG-IP
9 4 (4.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (4.00%) HTTP
9 4 (4.00%) OSPF
9 4 (4.00%) SSH
10 2 (2.00%) IPv6
10 2 (2.00%) Spanning Tree
10 2 (2.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.00%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (7.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (5.00%) StarTeam
2 3 (3.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.00%) JIRA
General
1 18 (18.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (14.00%) Server Engineer
2 13 (13.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 11 (11.00%) Analyst
4 8 (8.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 8 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (7.00%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (7.00%) Wintel Support
6 6 (6.00%) Server Support
6 6 (6.00%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (5.00%) Coordinator
7 5 (5.00%) PMO Analyst
7 5 (5.00%) PMO Coordinator
7 5 (5.00%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.00%) Storage Engineer
7 5 (5.00%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Linux Server Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) PMO Specialist
8 4 (4.00%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.00%) Software Packaging
2 8 (8.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (2.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (18.00%) Management Information System
3 15 (15.00%) Data Centre
4 12 (12.00%) Computer Science
5 11 (11.00%) PMI
6 10 (10.00%) Private Cloud
7 7 (7.00%) Clustering
7 7 (7.00%) DataPower
8 5 (5.00%) Data Structures
9 2 (2.00%) Economics
9 2 (2.00%) IBM Mainframe
9 2 (2.00%) Mainframe
10 1 (1.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 28 (28.00%) Windows
2 16 (16.00%) Linux
2 16 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 16 (16.00%) Unix
3 13 (13.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (11.00%) AIX
5 9 (9.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (7.00%) Windows Server
8 5 (5.00%) CentOS
8 5 (5.00%) Solaris
9 2 (2.00%) MVS
9 2 (2.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (35.00%) Project Management
2 20 (20.00%) ITIL
2 20 (20.00%) Server Building
3 17 (17.00%) Configuration Management
3 17 (17.00%) Migration
4 16 (16.00%) Service Delivery
5 13 (13.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (11.00%) OO
6 11 (11.00%) Time Management
7 9 (9.00%) Business Analysis
7 9 (9.00%) DevOps
8 8 (8.00%) Validation
9 7 (7.00%) Change Management
9 7 (7.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (7.00%) Workflow
10 6 (6.00%) PRINCE2
10 6 (6.00%) Risk Management
11 5 (5.00%) Data Engineering
11 5 (5.00%) ITIL V2
11 5 (5.00%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.00%) Perl
2 10 (10.00%) SQL
3 7 (7.00%) Java
4 5 (5.00%) C
4 5 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (4.00%) PHP
5 4 (4.00%) Python
5 4 (4.00%) Ruby
6 2 (2.00%) JCL
6 2 (2.00%) REXX
Qualifications
1 45 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 43 (43.00%) SC Cleared
3 13 (13.00%) Degree
3 13 (13.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (12.00%) MCSE
4 12 (12.00%) PMI Certification
5 5 (5.00%) PMP
6 3 (3.00%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (2.00%) ISEB
7 2 (2.00%) ISTQB
7 2 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.00%) CAPM
8 1 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.00%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.00%) MCITP
8 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 20 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (9.00%) Hyper-V
2 9 (9.00%) vSphere
3 7 (7.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (3.00%) Docker
5 2 (2.00%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (15.00%) Puppet
2 11 (11.00%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (8.00%) NetBackup
4 7 (7.00%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 5 (5.00%) SCCM
5 5 (5.00%) SCOM
5 5 (5.00%) SCVMM
5 5 (5.00%) WMI
6 2 (2.00%) Cisco IPCC
6 2 (2.00%) Control-M
6 2 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.00%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.00%) HP UCMDB
7 1 (1.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 35 (35.00%) HP
2 29 (29.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (18.00%) VMware
4 16 (16.00%) Red Hat
5 14 (14.00%) IBM
6 11 (11.00%) Axway
6 11 (11.00%) Informatica
6 11 (11.00%) Oracle
6 11 (11.00%) Siebel
7 7 (7.00%) Citrix
7 7 (7.00%) Sun
7 7 (7.00%) Veritas
8 5 (5.00%) Borland
8 5 (5.00%) Serena
9 4 (4.00%) F5
10 3 (3.00%) Cisco
11 2 (2.00%) BMC
11 2 (2.00%) CA
12 1 (1.00%) CommVault
12 1 (1.00%) Juniper