The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North East region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Control
Rank 46 33 33
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Contract jobs citing Change Control 6 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.12% 1.79% 2.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 2.56% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 10
Average daily rate
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£258 £330 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.96% +28.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £318 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £386 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £330 £360
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.84 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-9.76% +11.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
382 234 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 71.00% 69.64% 70.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 116 185
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £259 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £715 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 22 24
Average hourly rate £17.50 £32.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% +51.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Change Control
England

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
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 25 July 2014. 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
Tyne and Wear -17 6 £258 -21.96% 1
Change Control
England

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 17 (65.38%) UNIX
2 15 (57.69%) Oracle
3 10 (38.46%) HPUX
3 10 (38.46%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (38.46%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (38.46%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 10 (38.46%) Data Guard
3 10 (38.46%) Oracle Database
4 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
4 9 (34.62%) Shell Script
4 9 (34.62%) SQL
5 8 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (26.92%) WebSphere
6 7 (26.92%) AIX
6 7 (26.92%) Linux
6 7 (26.92%) JBoss
6 7 (26.92%) WebLogic
6 7 (26.92%) Informatica
6 7 (26.92%) Red Hat
6 7 (26.92%) IBM
6 7 (26.92%) Siebel
6 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
7 6 (23.08%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (23.08%) RDBMS
7 6 (23.08%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (23.08%) HP
7 6 (23.08%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (23.08%) PL/SQL
7 6 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 7 (26.92%) WebLogic
1 7 (26.92%) WebSphere
2 6 (23.08%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (11.54%) FileNet
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (3.85%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) Open Workbench
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) SSL
1 3 (11.54%) LDAP
2 2 (7.69%) DHCP
2 2 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (3.85%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) BIG-IP
3 1 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) Oracle Database 10g
1 10 (38.46%) Oracle Database 11g
1 10 (38.46%) Oracle Database
2 6 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 6 (23.08%) RDBMS
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) DBA
1 10 (38.46%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (15.38%) Build Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) UNIX Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior DBA
4 2 (7.69%) Junior DBA
4 2 (7.69%) Environment Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Junior Oracle DBA
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 2 (7.69%) Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Junior
4 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Linux Support
5 1 (3.85%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (7.69%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) UNIX
2 10 (38.46%) HPUX
3 8 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (26.92%) AIX
4 7 (26.92%) Linux
5 5 (19.23%) Windows
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
2 6 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (11.54%) Workflow
4 2 (7.69%) Migration
4 2 (7.69%) Project Management
4 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.69%) DevOps
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (3.85%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL
5 1 (3.85%) Six Sigma
5 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.85%) Change Management
5 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.85%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
1 9 (34.62%) Shell Script
2 6 (23.08%) PL/SQL
3 3 (11.54%) Java
3 3 (11.54%) Perl
4 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
3 4 (15.38%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (38.46%) Data Guard
2 2 (7.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Oracle
2 7 (26.92%) JBoss
2 7 (26.92%) Siebel
2 7 (26.92%) IBM
2 7 (26.92%) Informatica
2 7 (26.92%) Red Hat
3 6 (23.08%) HP
4 5 (19.23%) Axway
5 3 (11.54%) Sun
5 3 (11.54%) Business Objects
6 2 (7.69%) Citrix
6 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.85%) F5