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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Change Control
England / North East
Rank 47 54 49
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing Change Control 47 23 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 4.92% 2.56% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.72% 3.09% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 20 5
Median daily rate £343 £298 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.12% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £238 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £388 £442
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.15 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £38.25 £33.90
% change year-on-year
-28.10% +12.83%

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
821 745 504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 85.97% 83.05% 72.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 560 475 321
Median daily rate £375 £410 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +2.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 32 14
Median hourly rate £37.50 £21.00 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £11.10 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £45.50 £30.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Control within the North East region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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 +5 47 £343 +26.85% 2
Change Control
England

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 46 (58.23%) Security Cleared
2 39 (49.37%) Windows
2 39 (49.37%) HP
3 35 (44.30%) Linux
4 32 (40.51%) Unix
4 32 (40.51%) SC Cleared
5 31 (39.24%) SQL
6 26 (32.91%) Active Directory
7 25 (31.65%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (30.38%) Perl
9 23 (29.11%) AIX
9 23 (29.11%) IBM
9 23 (29.11%) Microsoft
9 23 (29.11%) Red Hat
9 23 (29.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 23 (29.11%) Windows Server
10 22 (27.85%) Configuration Management
11 21 (26.58%) ITIL
12 20 (25.32%) Software Packaging
13 19 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (24.05%) OO
13 19 (24.05%) DevOps
14 18 (22.78%) Opscode Chef
14 18 (22.78%) Puppet
14 18 (22.78%) PowerShell
14 18 (22.78%) WebLogic
14 18 (22.78%) Oracle
14 18 (22.78%) Java
14 18 (22.78%) BusinessObjects
15 17 (21.52%) Quality Management

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 18 (22.78%) WebLogic
2 13 (16.46%) JBoss
2 13 (16.46%) WebSphere
2 13 (16.46%) WebSphere Application Server
3 12 (15.19%) FileNet
4 10 (12.66%) IIS
5 8 (10.13%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (6.33%) Confluence
7 3 (3.80%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.53%) CMS
8 2 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (12.66%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.80%) MS Office
2 3 (3.80%) MS Project
3 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (16.46%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 3 (3.80%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.33%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.27%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.46%) LDAP
1 13 (16.46%) SSL
2 12 (15.19%) TCP/IP
3 11 (13.92%) DHCP
3 11 (13.92%) DNS
3 11 (13.92%) Internet
3 11 (13.92%) Intranet
3 11 (13.92%) Network Security
4 8 (10.13%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (7.59%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.78%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (5.06%) BODI
2 4 (5.06%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (8.86%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.33%) JIRA
3 4 (5.06%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (5.06%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.53%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.27%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.27%) StarTeam
General
1 10 (12.66%) Finance
2 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (22.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (12.66%) Wintel Engineer
3 7 (8.86%) Project Manager
3 7 (8.86%) Windows Engineer
4 6 (7.59%) Analyst
5 5 (6.33%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) Architect
6 4 (5.06%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) Server Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (3.80%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (3.80%) Cloud Architect
7 3 (3.80%) Network Engineer
7 3 (3.80%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (3.80%) Payroll Manager
7 3 (3.80%) Security Engineer
7 3 (3.80%) Senior Manager
7 3 (3.80%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (3.80%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.32%) Software Packaging
2 13 (16.46%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 25 (31.65%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (15.19%) Management Information System
3 10 (12.66%) Private Cloud
4 8 (10.13%) DataPower
5 5 (6.33%) Computer Science
5 5 (6.33%) Data Centre
5 5 (6.33%) IBM Mainframe
5 5 (6.33%) Mainframe
5 5 (6.33%) Virtual Team
6 4 (5.06%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.53%) Clustering
8 1 (1.27%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 39 (49.37%) Windows
2 35 (44.30%) Linux
3 32 (40.51%) Unix
4 23 (29.11%) AIX
4 23 (29.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 23 (29.11%) Windows Server
5 16 (20.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (11.39%) Solaris
7 6 (7.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (6.33%) zOS
9 4 (5.06%) HPUX
10 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.85%) Configuration Management
2 21 (26.58%) ITIL
3 19 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (24.05%) DevOps
3 19 (24.05%) OO
4 17 (21.52%) Quality Management
5 14 (17.72%) Project Management
6 13 (16.46%) Incident Management
6 13 (16.46%) Problem Management
6 13 (16.46%) Workflow
7 11 (13.92%) Migration
8 9 (11.39%) Change Management
9 8 (10.13%) Server Monitoring
10 6 (7.59%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (7.59%) Server Building
11 5 (6.33%) Time Management
12 4 (5.06%) Coaching
12 4 (5.06%) PRINCE2
12 4 (5.06%) Project Governance
12 4 (5.06%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 31 (39.24%) SQL
2 24 (30.38%) Perl
3 18 (22.78%) Java
3 18 (22.78%) PowerShell
4 10 (12.66%) Shell Script
4 10 (12.66%) VB
5 1 (1.27%) C
5 1 (1.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 46 (58.23%) Security Cleared
2 32 (40.51%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.86%) Degree
4 5 (6.33%) MCSE
4 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (5.06%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (5.06%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.53%) APMP
6 2 (2.53%) BC Cleared
6 2 (2.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.27%) ISEB
7 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 26 (32.91%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.13%) Hyper-V
3 5 (6.33%) Docker
3 5 (6.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.80%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 2 (2.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (1.27%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 18 (22.78%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (22.78%) Puppet
2 10 (12.66%) SCOM
3 8 (10.13%) HP SiteScope
3 8 (10.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 8 (10.13%) SCCM
3 8 (10.13%) SCVMM
3 8 (10.13%) WSUS
4 5 (6.33%) Tivoli
5 2 (2.53%) Control-M
5 2 (2.53%) HP UCMDB
5 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (2.53%) MOM
5 2 (2.53%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.27%) Ansible
6 1 (1.27%) Dollar Universe
6 1 (1.27%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 1 (1.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (1.27%) WMI
Vendors
1 39 (49.37%) HP
2 23 (29.11%) IBM
2 23 (29.11%) Microsoft
2 23 (29.11%) Red Hat
3 18 (22.78%) Oracle
4 13 (16.46%) Axway
4 13 (16.46%) Informatica
4 13 (16.46%) Siebel
4 13 (16.46%) Sun
5 7 (8.86%) Cisco
6 5 (6.33%) Atlassian
6 5 (6.33%) TIBCO
6 5 (6.33%) VMware
7 4 (5.06%) CA
7 4 (5.06%) CheckPoint
7 4 (5.06%) F5
8 3 (3.80%) Juniper
9 2 (2.53%) Citrix
9 2 (2.53%) Serena
9 2 (2.53%) Veritas