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 21 April 2015 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Control
Rank 52 44 27
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -17
Contract jobs citing Change Control 16 21 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.22% 3.21% 3.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.07% 4.24% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 8
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£296 £256 £261
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.51% -1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £210 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £386 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%
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
521 495 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 72.16% 75.69% 69.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 313 81
Average daily rate £360 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £204 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £361
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 12 15
Average hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% -7.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £29.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -7.03%

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015. 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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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 -1 13 £298 +16.29%
Durham -2 2 £288 -
Change Control
England

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 11 (37.93%) Project Management
2 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
3 10 (34.48%) PRINCE2
4 8 (27.59%) Configuration Management
5 7 (24.14%) Migration
5 7 (24.14%) DHCP
5 7 (24.14%) DNS
5 7 (24.14%) Windows
5 7 (24.14%) Economics
5 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
6 6 (20.69%) MS Project
6 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
6 6 (20.69%) MCSE
6 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (17.24%) Firewall
8 4 (13.79%) Time Management
8 4 (13.79%) QA
8 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
8 4 (13.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 4 (13.79%) ITIL
9 3 (10.34%) WebLogic
9 3 (10.34%) IIS
9 3 (10.34%) AIX
9 3 (10.34%) Linux
9 3 (10.34%) JBoss
9 3 (10.34%) Perl
9 3 (10.34%) Oracle
9 3 (10.34%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 3 (10.34%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (10.34%) WebLogic
1 3 (10.34%) IIS
1 3 (10.34%) JBoss
1 3 (10.34%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) FileNet
2 1 (3.45%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Project
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) DHCP
1 7 (24.14%) DNS
2 5 (17.24%) Firewall
3 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.34%) IPv6
4 1 (3.45%) MPLS
4 1 (3.45%) OSPF
4 1 (3.45%) BGP
4 1 (3.45%) SSL
4 1 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (3.45%) Network Security
4 1 (3.45%) Multicast
4 1 (3.45%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (3.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) StarTeam
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Project Manager
2 7 (24.14%) Wintel Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Service Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Build Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Configuration Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Coordinator
6 1 (3.45%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Network Technician
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (3.45%) Project Office Support
6 1 (3.45%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (10.34%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Economics
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) DataPower
2 3 (10.34%) Clustering
3 2 (6.90%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) AIX
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (10.34%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Project Management
2 10 (34.48%) PRINCE2
3 8 (27.59%) Configuration Management
4 7 (24.14%) Migration
5 4 (13.79%) Time Management
5 4 (13.79%) ITIL
5 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
6 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.90%) Coaching
7 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.90%) DevOps
8 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.45%) Release Management
8 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (3.45%) ITIL V2
8 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.45%) Workflow
8 1 (3.45%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Perl
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) C
2 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
2 6 (20.69%) MCSE
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.45%) Degree
5 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 3 (10.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (10.34%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.45%) WMI
3 1 (3.45%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
2 3 (10.34%) VMware
2 3 (10.34%) Axway
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) Siebel
2 3 (10.34%) Cisco
2 3 (10.34%) IBM
2 3 (10.34%) HP
2 3 (10.34%) Citrix
2 3 (10.34%) Informatica
2 3 (10.34%) Veritas
3 1 (3.45%) Borland
3 1 (3.45%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.45%) Serena
3 1 (3.45%) Sun