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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Control
Rank 26 28 34
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs citing Change Control 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.37% 0.99% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 1.43% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
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£343 £393 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.73% -12.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £37.50 £27.62
% change year-on-year
-14.66% +35.79%
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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
160 140 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 73.06% 68.97% 71.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 86 107
Average daily rate £340 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £224 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 19
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.43 £12.00 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £23.00 £140.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Django
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (25.00%) Operations Management
3 1 (25.00%) CMDB
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) TestDirector
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) TestDirector
2 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Python Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Python/Django Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Django
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (25.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (25.00%) Use Case
1 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Test Management
1 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds