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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Control
Rank 79 59 62
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +3
Contract jobs citing Change Control 30 28 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.18% 2.55% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.60% 3.08% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 1
Median daily rate £316 £490 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.45% -10.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Median hourly rate - £43.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +22.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.19 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-31.57% +14.82%
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
1156 910 563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 84.13% 82.88% 79.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 823 596 350
Median daily rate £400 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +19.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 27 37
Median hourly rate £29.00 £13.50 £21.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.81% -38.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.11 £9.87 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £36.60 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 -32 18 £313 -37.18%
Durham +15 12 £375 +33.92%
Change Control
England

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 50 (46.73%) Security Cleared
2 45 (42.06%) SC Cleared
3 42 (39.25%) Microsoft
4 35 (32.71%) HP
4 35 (32.71%) Windows
5 33 (30.84%) Project Management
6 29 (27.10%) Active Directory
7 27 (25.23%) Analytical Skills
8 26 (24.30%) DNS
9 25 (23.36%) MS Excel
10 24 (22.43%) Migration
11 23 (21.50%) ITIL
12 22 (20.56%) DHCP
12 22 (20.56%) Windows Server 2008
13 21 (19.63%) Server Building
14 19 (17.76%) SQL
14 19 (17.76%) Internet
15 18 (16.82%) Intranet
15 18 (16.82%) VMware
16 17 (15.89%) Management Information System
16 17 (15.89%) Private Cloud
16 17 (15.89%) Hyper-V
17 16 (14.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 16 (14.95%) Degree
17 16 (14.95%) Computer Science
17 16 (14.95%) Service Delivery
17 16 (14.95%) Red Hat
17 16 (14.95%) Microsoft Certification
17 16 (14.95%) IIS
17 16 (14.95%) Linux

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 16 (14.95%) IIS
2 11 (10.28%) JBoss
2 11 (10.28%) WebLogic
2 11 (10.28%) WebSphere
2 11 (10.28%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (7.48%) Oracle Workflow
4 7 (6.54%) FileNet
5 5 (4.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.93%) Confluence
Applications
1 25 (23.36%) MS Excel
2 12 (11.21%) MS Project
3 7 (6.54%) MS Office
4 2 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (9.35%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 26 (24.30%) DNS
2 22 (20.56%) DHCP
3 19 (17.76%) Internet
4 18 (16.82%) Intranet
5 12 (11.21%) Firewall
5 12 (11.21%) SSL
6 10 (9.35%) TCP/IP
7 9 (8.41%) Network Security
7 9 (8.41%) SAN
8 8 (7.48%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (7.48%) LDAP
9 4 (3.74%) BGP
9 4 (3.74%) BIG-IP
9 4 (3.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (3.74%) HTTP
9 4 (3.74%) OSPF
9 4 (3.74%) SSH
10 2 (1.87%) IPv6
10 2 (1.87%) Spanning Tree
10 2 (1.87%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.48%) BusinessObjects
1 8 (7.48%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.93%) JIRA
General
1 14 (13.08%) Finance
2 2 (1.87%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.93%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (14.95%) Wintel Engineer
2 14 (13.08%) Server Engineer
3 13 (12.15%) Analyst
4 11 (10.28%) Windows Engineer
5 10 (9.35%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (6.54%) Server Support
6 7 (6.54%) Wintel Support
7 6 (5.61%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (5.61%) PMO Analyst
8 5 (4.67%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (4.67%) Coordinator
8 5 (4.67%) PMO Coordinator
8 5 (4.67%) Storage Engineer
8 5 (4.67%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.67%) Wintel Server Engineer
9 4 (3.74%) Linux Server Engineer
9 4 (3.74%) PMO Specialist
9 4 (3.74%) Project Manager
9 4 (3.74%) Windows Server Engineer
10 3 (2.80%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.28%) Software Packaging
2 10 (9.35%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (1.87%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (25.23%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (15.89%) Management Information System
2 17 (15.89%) Private Cloud
3 16 (14.95%) Computer Science
4 11 (10.28%) PMI
5 10 (9.35%) Data Centre
6 8 (7.48%) Clustering
6 8 (7.48%) DataPower
7 3 (2.80%) Economics
8 2 (1.87%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (1.87%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 35 (32.71%) Windows
2 22 (20.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (14.95%) Linux
3 16 (14.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (14.95%) Unix
4 15 (14.02%) Windows Server
5 11 (10.28%) AIX
6 10 (9.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (8.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (4.67%) CentOS
8 5 (4.67%) Solaris
9 2 (1.87%) MVS
9 2 (1.87%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (30.84%) Project Management
2 24 (22.43%) Migration
3 23 (21.50%) ITIL
4 21 (19.63%) Server Building
5 16 (14.95%) Service Delivery
6 14 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (10.28%) Configuration Management
7 11 (10.28%) OO
8 10 (9.35%) Business Analysis
8 10 (9.35%) DevOps
9 9 (8.41%) Resource Levelling
10 8 (7.48%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (7.48%) Validation
10 8 (7.48%) Workflow
11 7 (6.54%) Change Management
11 7 (6.54%) Time Management
12 6 (5.61%) Risk Management
13 5 (4.67%) Programme Management
14 4 (3.74%) Document Management
14 4 (3.74%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 19 (17.76%) SQL
2 13 (12.15%) PowerShell
3 12 (11.21%) Perl
4 8 (7.48%) Java
5 4 (3.74%) Bash Shell
5 4 (3.74%) PHP
5 4 (3.74%) Python
5 4 (3.74%) Ruby
6 2 (1.87%) JCL
6 2 (1.87%) REXX
7 1 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 50 (46.73%) Security Cleared
2 45 (42.06%) SC Cleared
3 16 (14.95%) Degree
3 16 (14.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (14.02%) MCSE
5 12 (11.21%) PMI Certification
6 5 (4.67%) PMP
7 3 (2.80%) ISEB
7 3 (2.80%) ISTQB
7 3 (2.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.93%) CAPM
8 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.93%) MCITP
8 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) QA
System Software
1 29 (27.10%) Active Directory
2 17 (15.89%) Hyper-V
3 9 (8.41%) vSphere
4 8 (7.48%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (1.87%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.93%) Docker
6 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (14.02%) Puppet
2 13 (12.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 13 (12.15%) SCCM
2 13 (12.15%) SCOM
2 13 (12.15%) SCVMM
3 11 (10.28%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (8.41%) NetBackup
5 8 (7.48%) Microsoft Clustering
5 8 (7.48%) WSUS
6 2 (1.87%) Cisco IPCC
6 2 (1.87%) Control-M
6 2 (1.87%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.93%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 42 (39.25%) Microsoft
2 35 (32.71%) HP
3 18 (16.82%) VMware
4 16 (14.95%) Red Hat
5 13 (12.15%) IBM
6 11 (10.28%) Axway
6 11 (10.28%) Informatica
6 11 (10.28%) Oracle
6 11 (10.28%) Siebel
7 8 (7.48%) Citrix
7 8 (7.48%) Sun
7 8 (7.48%) Veritas
8 4 (3.74%) F5
9 3 (2.80%) Cisco
10 2 (1.87%) BMC
10 2 (1.87%) CA
11 1 (0.93%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.93%) CommVault
11 1 (0.93%) Juniper
11 1 (0.93%) ServiceNow