The table below looks at the statistics for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Control
Rank 50 42 46
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Contract jobs citing Change Control 9 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.60% 1.46% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 2.01% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 2
Average daily rate
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£335 £400 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.25% -13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £325 £453
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £425 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.85 £37.50 £27.62
% change year-on-year
-7.06% +35.79%
Change Control
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
408 349 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 72.47% 73.01% 66.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 221 160
Average daily rate £360 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £165 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £463 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 21
Average hourly rate £15.60 £15.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.74 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £144.25 £27.50 £20.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Change Control Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Change Control
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Change Control Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014. 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
Oxford -1 3 £343 -16.46%
Abingdon -5 3 - -
Change Control
South East

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 8 (66.67%) Python
2 5 (41.67%) MySQL
2 5 (41.67%) Migration
2 5 (41.67%) Django
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) PHP
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) UNIX
4 3 (25.00%) CMS
4 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) Subversion
4 3 (25.00%) Puppet
4 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (25.00%) Apache
4 3 (25.00%) DevOps
4 3 (25.00%) LAMP
4 3 (25.00%) jQuery
5 2 (16.67%) Web Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Test Management
5 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Use Case
5 2 (16.67%) Bugzilla
5 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 2 (16.67%) TestDirector
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) CCNP

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 3 (25.00%) Apache
1 3 (25.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Subversion
2 2 (16.67%) TestDirector
2 2 (16.67%) Bugzilla
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Development Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Python Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Python/Django Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Django
2 3 (25.00%) jQuery
2 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Use Case
4 2 (16.67%) Web Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Test Management
4 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
5 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 1 (8.33%) Requirements Management
5 1 (8.33%) Operations Management
5 1 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (8.33%) Validation
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) PHP
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCNP
1 1 (8.33%) CCNA
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (8.33%) PMP
1 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco