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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Control
Rank 52 52 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 -18
Contract jobs citing Change Control 24 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.55% 1.03% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.21% 1.38% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 3
Average daily rate
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£295 £258 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.56% -21.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £221 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £468 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £333
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +8.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £31.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -17.33%
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
747 436 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 79.30% 74.53% 73.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 467 275 135
Average daily rate £413 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 21 26
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £36.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+22.00% -19.35%

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 5 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Control across the North East region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

Change Control Hourly Rate Histogram 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 5 August 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 -2 19 £300 +16.50% 1
Durham - 3 £290 - 2
Teesside - 1 - -
Change Control
England

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 18 (41.86%) Windows
1 18 (41.86%) DHCP
2 17 (39.53%) DNS
3 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
3 15 (34.88%) Migration
4 14 (32.56%) Security Cleared
4 14 (32.56%) Server Building
5 13 (30.23%) Data Centre
5 13 (30.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 12 (27.91%) Configuration Management
7 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (23.26%) MCSE
8 9 (20.93%) Linux
8 9 (20.93%) SQL
8 9 (20.93%) UNIX
8 9 (20.93%) Risk Management
9 8 (18.60%) Perl
9 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (16.28%) Java
10 7 (16.28%) AIX
10 7 (16.28%) IBM
10 7 (16.28%) QA
11 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
11 6 (13.95%) Project Management
11 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
11 6 (13.95%) Oracle
12 5 (11.63%) ITIL
12 5 (11.63%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (11.63%) WebLogic
12 5 (11.63%) Siebel

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 5 (11.63%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (11.63%) WebLogic
1 5 (11.63%) JBoss
1 5 (11.63%) FileNet
1 5 (11.63%) WebSphere
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (4.65%) IIS
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.33%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.65%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (41.86%) DHCP
2 17 (39.53%) DNS
3 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
4 5 (11.63%) LDAP
4 5 (11.63%) SSL
4 5 (11.63%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (9.30%) Network Security
5 4 (9.30%) Firewall
6 3 (6.98%) IPv6
7 1 (2.33%) MPLS
7 1 (2.33%) OSPF
7 1 (2.33%) BGP
7 1 (2.33%) Multicast
7 1 (2.33%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.33%) MS Access
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.33%) Toad
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Wintel Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) Build Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Programme Office Support
3 6 (13.95%) Support Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) UNIX Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) PMO Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Wintel Support
5 3 (6.98%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Coordinator
6 2 (4.65%) Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Deployment Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Network Technician
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) WebSphere MQ
1 5 (11.63%) Software Packaging
2 1 (2.33%) .NET
2 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Data Centre
2 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.63%) DataPower
4 2 (4.65%) Private Cloud
4 2 (4.65%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.65%) Clustering
4 2 (4.65%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (41.86%) Windows
2 9 (20.93%) Linux
2 9 (20.93%) UNIX
3 7 (16.28%) AIX
4 5 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.65%) Solaris
5 2 (4.65%) zOS
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) Migration
2 14 (32.56%) Server Building
3 12 (27.91%) Configuration Management
4 9 (20.93%) Risk Management
5 6 (13.95%) Project Management
6 5 (11.63%) ITIL
6 5 (11.63%) Workflow
7 4 (9.30%) Supplier Management
7 4 (9.30%) Incident Management
7 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2
7 4 (9.30%) Change Management
7 4 (9.30%) Quality Management
7 4 (9.30%) DevOps
7 4 (9.30%) Problem Management
8 3 (6.98%) Coaching
8 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (4.65%) Programme Management
9 2 (4.65%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.93%) SQL
2 8 (18.60%) Perl
3 7 (16.28%) Java
4 4 (9.30%) VB
5 3 (6.98%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.33%) VBA
6 1 (2.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (32.56%) Security Cleared
2 10 (23.26%) MCSE
2 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
4 4 (9.30%) DV Cleared
5 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.65%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 2 (4.65%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (4.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (30.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (6.98%) Tivoli
3 2 (4.65%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.33%) SCOM
4 1 (2.33%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (2.33%) MOM
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.28%) IBM
3 6 (13.95%) Oracle
4 5 (11.63%) Siebel
4 5 (11.63%) Informatica
4 5 (11.63%) Sun
4 5 (11.63%) HP
4 5 (11.63%) Axway
4 5 (11.63%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.98%) Cisco
6 2 (4.65%) Veritas
6 2 (4.65%) Citrix
6 2 (4.65%) CA
6 2 (4.65%) AppSense