The table below looks at the statistics for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Control
Rank 132 102 72
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -30
Contract jobs citing Change Control 36 34 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.83% 1.10% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 1.48% 3.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 22
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£425 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £288 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £600 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £78.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £32.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+21.09% -14.66%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3408 2293 2052
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 78.80% 74.33% 71.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2092 1270 1045
Average daily rate £413 £370 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.48% +11.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 101 103
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £67.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Change Control across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Change Control Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Change Control across the North West region.

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Change Control
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Control across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Change Control Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Change Control
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Change Control across the North West region.

Change Control Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Manchester -14 20 £384 +9.64% 9
Merseyside -7 6 £425 -8.10% 1
Cumbria -13 5 £325 - 1
Lancashire -16 3 £675 +104.54% 2
Cheshire -12 1 £425 -30.32% 1
Change Control
England

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 30 (35.71%) Project Management
2 27 (32.14%) Finance
3 24 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 18 (21.43%) Programme Management
5 13 (15.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (15.48%) Banking
5 13 (15.48%) QA
6 11 (13.10%) Security Cleared
6 11 (13.10%) Risk Management
7 10 (11.90%) Document Management
7 10 (11.90%) SharePoint
8 9 (10.71%) ITIL
8 9 (10.71%) Microsoft
8 9 (10.71%) SC Cleared
8 9 (10.71%) Project Planning
8 9 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (9.52%) MS Office
9 8 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (8.33%) SAP
10 7 (8.33%) Cisco
10 7 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (8.33%) Intranet
10 7 (8.33%) Configuration Management
11 6 (7.14%) Change Management
11 6 (7.14%) Firewall
12 5 (5.95%) Release Management
12 5 (5.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 5 (5.95%) Manufacturing
12 5 (5.95%) CheckPoint

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 10 (11.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (9.52%) MS Office
2 5 (5.95%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.95%) MS Project
3 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Primavera
2 1 (1.19%) Maximo
2 1 (1.19%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.19%) SaaS
1 1 (1.19%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.33%) Intranet
2 6 (7.14%) Firewall
3 4 (4.76%) VPN
3 4 (4.76%) SAN
3 4 (4.76%) Network Security
4 3 (3.57%) NAS
4 3 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (3.57%) OSPF
5 2 (2.38%) Wireless
5 2 (2.38%) MPLS
5 2 (2.38%) VRRP
5 2 (2.38%) HSRP
5 2 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.38%) BIG-IP
6 1 (1.19%) VLAN
6 1 (1.19%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.19%) Junos
6 1 (1.19%) 4G
6 1 (1.19%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.19%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.19%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (2.38%) HP UFT
1 2 (2.38%) Selenium
2 1 (1.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (32.14%) Finance
2 13 (15.48%) Banking
3 5 (5.95%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.76%) Retail
5 3 (3.57%) Publishing
5 3 (3.57%) Law
6 2 (2.38%) Automotive
6 2 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.38%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.19%) Billing
7 1 (1.19%) Local Government
7 1 (1.19%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 14 (16.67%) Analyst
3 6 (7.14%) PMO Analyst
4 4 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 4 (4.76%) Business Analyst
4 4 (4.76%) Network Engineer
4 4 (4.76%) Network Support
5 3 (3.57%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (3.57%) Network Administrator
5 3 (3.57%) Senior Business Analyst
5 3 (3.57%) Administrator
5 3 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (3.57%) SAP Manager
5 3 (3.57%) Transition Manager
5 3 (3.57%) Storage Analyst
6 2 (2.38%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (2.38%) ERP Project Manager
6 2 (2.38%) ERP Manager
6 2 (2.38%) PMO Consultant
6 2 (2.38%) SharePoint Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.76%) Management Information System
1 4 (4.76%) User Experience
1 4 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (3.57%) Symmetrix DMX
2 3 (3.57%) CLARiiON
2 3 (3.57%) EMC Centera
3 2 (2.38%) SecurID
3 2 (2.38%) Smartphone
3 2 (2.38%) PMI
3 2 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.19%) BYOD
4 1 (1.19%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.19%) Derivative
4 1 (1.19%) Statistics
4 1 (1.19%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.57%) Windows
2 1 (1.19%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.19%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (35.71%) Project Management
2 24 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 18 (21.43%) Programme Management
4 13 (15.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (13.10%) Risk Management
6 10 (11.90%) Document Management
7 9 (10.71%) Project Planning
7 9 (10.71%) ITIL
7 9 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (8.33%) Configuration Management
10 6 (7.14%) Change Management
11 5 (5.95%) PRINCE
11 5 (5.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (5.95%) Release Management
12 4 (4.76%) Performance Management
12 4 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (4.76%) Validation
12 4 (4.76%) Migration
12 4 (4.76%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.19%) C
1 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
1 1 (1.19%) SQL
1 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (13.10%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.71%) SC Cleared
3 8 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (5.95%) CCNP
5 5 (5.95%) CCNA
6 2 (2.38%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.19%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.19%) JNCIE
7 1 (1.19%) CITP
7 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.19%) PMP
7 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.19%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.48%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.19%) FATCA
2 1 (1.19%) GAMP
2 1 (1.19%) GMP
2 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.57%) Firmware
2 1 (1.19%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.19%) Xen
2 1 (1.19%) XenApp
2 1 (1.19%) XenServer
2 1 (1.19%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.38%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.19%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.19%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (1.19%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.33%) SAP
2 7 (8.33%) Cisco
3 5 (5.95%) CheckPoint
4 4 (4.76%) NetApp
4 4 (4.76%) HP
4 4 (4.76%) EMC
5 3 (3.57%) Juniper
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle
6 2 (2.38%) Sourcefire
6 2 (2.38%) Remedy
6 2 (2.38%) Brocade
6 2 (2.38%) F5
7 1 (1.19%) Vyatta
7 1 (1.19%) VMware
7 1 (1.19%) Amdocs
7 1 (1.19%) Civica
7 1 (1.19%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.19%) IBM
7 1 (1.19%) Citrix
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