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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Control
Rank 113 98 86
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -12
Contract jobs citing Change Control 40 36 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.04% 1.19% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 1.64% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 18
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£350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £254 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £538 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
- +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.70 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £33.84 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-11.34% -9.76%
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
2945 2198 1942
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 76.81% 72.83% 72.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1751 1187 968
Average daily rate £400 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £262 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 103 90
Average hourly rate £38.43 £27.50 £22.54
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.74% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -2 22 £350 +1.81% 11
Merseyside -7 8 £450 -5.26% 1
Cumbria -16 5 £345 - 1
Cheshire -16 3 £425 +63.46% 2
Lancashire +3 1 - -
Change Control
England

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 41 (38.68%) Project Management
2 35 (33.02%) Finance
3 33 (31.13%) PRINCE2
4 23 (21.70%) Programme Management
5 22 (20.75%) Migration
6 19 (17.92%) Data Centre
7 18 (16.98%) SAN
8 16 (15.09%) MS Project
8 16 (15.09%) Microsoft
9 15 (14.15%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (14.15%) Cisco
9 15 (14.15%) MS Excel
9 15 (14.15%) Citrix
9 15 (14.15%) Configuration Management
9 15 (14.15%) QA
9 15 (14.15%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 14 (13.21%) Banking
11 13 (12.26%) Security Cleared
11 13 (12.26%) Oracle
11 13 (12.26%) Firewall
12 12 (11.32%) SharePoint
12 12 (11.32%) EMC
12 12 (11.32%) MS PowerPoint
13 11 (10.38%) SC Cleared
13 11 (10.38%) NAS
13 11 (10.38%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (9.43%) OSPF
14 10 (9.43%) CheckPoint
14 10 (9.43%) Windows
14 10 (9.43%) Project Planning

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 12 (11.32%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.60%) IIS
3 2 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (15.09%) MS Project
2 15 (14.15%) MS Excel
3 12 (11.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (7.55%) MS Office
5 1 (0.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.72%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (4.72%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (3.77%) Primavera
3 3 (2.83%) Oracle Payroll
4 2 (1.89%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 2 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.94%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.94%) SaaS
1 1 (0.94%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.98%) SAN
2 13 (12.26%) Firewall
3 11 (10.38%) NAS
4 10 (9.43%) OSPF
5 9 (8.49%) Wireless
5 9 (8.49%) MPLS
5 9 (8.49%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (7.55%) Fibre Channel
6 8 (7.55%) BGP
6 8 (7.55%) EIGRP
6 8 (7.55%) WAN
7 7 (6.60%) DMZ
7 7 (6.60%) Intranet
7 7 (6.60%) Internet
7 7 (6.60%) iSCSI
7 7 (6.60%) VPLS
8 5 (4.72%) Network Security
9 4 (3.77%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (3.77%) VPN
10 2 (1.89%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.55%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.60%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.72%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.94%) QlikView
5 1 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.89%) HP UFT
1 2 (1.89%) Selenium
2 1 (0.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.94%) JIRA
General
1 35 (33.02%) Finance
2 14 (13.21%) Banking
3 8 (7.55%) Manufacturing
4 6 (5.66%) Local Government
5 4 (3.77%) Retail
5 4 (3.77%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.83%) Law
6 3 (2.83%) Publishing
6 3 (2.83%) Marketing
7 2 (1.89%) Automotive
7 2 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.89%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.89%) Electronics
8 1 (0.94%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (44.34%) Project Manager
2 16 (15.09%) Analyst
3 8 (7.55%) Consultant
3 8 (7.55%) PMO Analyst
4 7 (6.60%) Architect
5 6 (5.66%) Technical Architect
5 6 (5.66%) Data Centre Project Manager
6 5 (4.72%) Oracle Consultant
6 5 (4.72%) IT Project Manager
7 4 (3.77%) Business Analyst
7 4 (3.77%) Network Engineer
7 4 (3.77%) Network Support
8 3 (2.83%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 3 (2.83%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
8 3 (2.83%) Data Centre Manager
8 3 (2.83%) Transition Manager
8 3 (2.83%) Storage Analyst
8 3 (2.83%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 3 (2.83%) Payroll Consultant
8 3 (2.83%) SAP Manager
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.92%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.60%) EMC VNX
2 7 (6.60%) Replication
2 7 (6.60%) Clustering
2 7 (6.60%) Celerra
3 4 (3.77%) Smartphone
3 4 (3.77%) User Experience
3 4 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.83%) CLARiiON
4 3 (2.83%) EMC Centera
4 3 (2.83%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (2.83%) Symmetrix DMX
5 2 (1.89%) PMI
5 2 (1.89%) DTV
5 2 (1.89%) SecurID
5 2 (1.89%) Life Science
6 1 (0.94%) Economics
6 1 (0.94%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.43%) Windows
2 7 (6.60%) Solaris
2 7 (6.60%) UNIX
3 1 (0.94%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (38.68%) Project Management
2 33 (31.13%) PRINCE2
3 23 (21.70%) Programme Management
4 22 (20.75%) Migration
5 15 (14.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (14.15%) Configuration Management
5 15 (14.15%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 11 (10.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (9.43%) Document Management
7 10 (9.43%) Project Planning
8 9 (8.49%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (8.49%) Risk Management
8 9 (8.49%) Business Continuity
8 9 (8.49%) ITIL
8 9 (8.49%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (6.60%) Line Management
10 6 (5.66%) CRM
11 5 (4.72%) PRINCE
11 5 (4.72%) Service Delivery
11 5 (4.72%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.72%) C
1 5 (4.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (12.26%) Security Cleared
2 11 (10.38%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.55%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (7.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (4.72%) CCNP
4 5 (4.72%) CCNA
5 3 (2.83%) Degree
6 2 (1.89%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.94%) JNCIP
7 1 (0.94%) JNCIE
7 1 (0.94%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.94%) NCIE
7 1 (0.94%) MCSE
7 1 (0.94%) CCIE
7 1 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.94%) PMP
7 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.15%) QA
2 1 (0.94%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.94%) FATCA
2 1 (0.94%) GAMP
2 1 (0.94%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (7.55%) XenApp
2 7 (6.60%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 7 (6.60%) Hyper-V
2 7 (6.60%) VMware ESX
2 7 (6.60%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.60%) Terminal Services
3 3 (2.83%) Firmware
4 1 (0.94%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.94%) Xen
4 1 (0.94%) vSphere
4 1 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.94%) XenServer
4 1 (0.94%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.94%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (2.83%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (1.89%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.94%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (0.94%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.94%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.94%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 16 (15.09%) Microsoft
2 15 (14.15%) Cisco
2 15 (14.15%) Citrix
3 13 (12.26%) Oracle
4 12 (11.32%) EMC
5 10 (9.43%) CheckPoint
6 9 (8.49%) VMware
7 7 (6.60%) Nortel
7 7 (6.60%) SAP
7 7 (6.60%) SolarWinds
8 5 (4.72%) NetApp
8 5 (4.72%) HP
9 3 (2.83%) Avaya
9 3 (2.83%) Juniper
10 2 (1.89%) Remedy
10 2 (1.89%) Sourcefire
10 2 (1.89%) Brocade
10 2 (1.89%) F5
11 1 (0.94%) Vyatta
11 1 (0.94%) Civica
Merseyside
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £320 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago