The table below looks at the statistics for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Control
Rank 44 28 35
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Contract jobs citing Change Control 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.94% 0.58% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 0.80% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £27.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+34.81% -15.62%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
348 125 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 82.08% 72.67% 71.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 75 112
Average daily rate £475 £370 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.37% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £527
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 8
Average hourly rate £14.50 £37.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.33% +114.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.50 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.60 £39.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Change Control Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Change Control
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 3 (42.86%) MySQL
1 3 (42.86%) Python
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (42.86%) QA
1 3 (42.86%) Django
1 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) Test Management
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) Subversion
2 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (14.29%) TestDirector
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) Bugzilla
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) P3O

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) TestDirector
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Bugzilla
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) PMO Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Python Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Django
2 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Test Management
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) P3O