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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Control
Rank 48 32 35
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Contract jobs citing Change Control 6 26 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.01% 5.23% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 6.99% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 18 3
Average daily rate
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£450 £256 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.60% -1.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £371 £323
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +14.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.18 £27.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-8.45% -14.72%
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
391 372 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 66.05% 74.85% 64.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 229 85
Average daily rate £375 £282 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.14% -13.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £444 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 21
Average hourly rate £15.00 £34.00 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.88% +79.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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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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 -9 6 £450 +75.60%
Change Control
England

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (64.00%) Security Cleared
3 13 (52.00%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (44.00%) SC Cleared
4 11 (44.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (44.00%) Firewall
4 11 (44.00%) HP
4 11 (44.00%) TCP/IP
4 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (44.00%) Windows
4 11 (44.00%) MCSE
5 10 (40.00%) Time Management
6 8 (32.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 8 (32.00%) NetBackup
6 8 (32.00%) Clustering
6 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (32.00%) IIS
6 8 (32.00%) Project Management
6 8 (32.00%) Veritas
6 8 (32.00%) Citrix
7 7 (28.00%) PRINCE2
7 7 (28.00%) Economics
7 7 (28.00%) vSphere
7 7 (28.00%) VMware
8 6 (24.00%) MS Project
8 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
9 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 8 (32.00%) IIS
2 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.00%) JBoss
3 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.00%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Project
1 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) Firewall
1 11 (44.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) StarTeam
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Project Manager
3 5 (20.00%) Service Manager
4 2 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Configuration Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Project Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Project Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (8.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (32.00%) Clustering
3 7 (28.00%) Economics
4 2 (8.00%) DataPower
5 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) AIX
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) UNIX
2 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (40.00%) Time Management
3 8 (32.00%) Project Management
4 7 (28.00%) PRINCE2
5 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.00%) WFM
6 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (8.00%) Quality Management
6 2 (8.00%) Change Management
6 2 (8.00%) DevOps
7 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (4.00%) ITIL V2
7 1 (4.00%) PRINCE
7 1 (4.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) Perl
2 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (64.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (44.00%) SC Cleared
2 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (44.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 7 (28.00%) vSphere
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.00%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (4.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (44.00%) HP
3 8 (32.00%) Veritas
3 8 (32.00%) Citrix
4 7 (28.00%) VMware
5 2 (8.00%) Siebel
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle
5 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.00%) IBM
5 2 (8.00%) Informatica
5 2 (8.00%) Axway
6 1 (4.00%) Serena
6 1 (4.00%) Borland