The table below looks at the statistics for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Control
Rank 33 26 37
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Contract jobs citing Change Control 2 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.71% 2.58% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 3.55% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 3
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£313 £328 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% -6.42%
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 £31.44 £30.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -10.44%
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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 Slough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
210 169 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 74.47% 72.53% 63.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 112 93
Average daily rate £388 £400 £357
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +12.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £225 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 6
Average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £43.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -54.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £18.25 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £20.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.33 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -5.23%

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Change Control Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Change Control
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Change Control Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 4 (57.14%) UNIX
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
2 3 (42.86%) Crossbeam
2 3 (42.86%) F5
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) tcpdump
3 2 (28.57%) Network Management
3 2 (28.57%) ArcSight
3 2 (28.57%) SIEM
3 2 (28.57%) Regular Expression
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 2 (28.57%) Release Management
3 2 (28.57%) Fault Management
3 2 (28.57%) Nortel Alteon
3 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Nortel
3 2 (28.57%) SMS
3 2 (28.57%) WAP
3 2 (28.57%) CCSP

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Project
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (28.57%) tcpdump
2 2 (28.57%) SMS
2 2 (28.57%) BIG-IP
2 2 (28.57%) Nortel Alteon
2 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) TACACS
3 1 (14.29%) DAB
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (14.29%) SAP BW
1 1 (14.29%) Data Mart
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Publishing
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Security Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Business Objects Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Data Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) WAP
1 2 (28.57%) Regular Expression
2 1 (14.29%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
1 2 (28.57%) Release Management
1 2 (28.57%) Fault Management
1 2 (28.57%) Network Management
1 2 (28.57%) SIEM
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
2 1 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (14.29%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Budget Control
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCSP
1 2 (28.57%) CCNP
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) CCSA
1 2 (28.57%) CCSE
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
1 2 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) OpenView
1 2 (28.57%) Netcool
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
1 3 (42.86%) Crossbeam
1 3 (42.86%) F5
2 2 (28.57%) ArcSight
2 2 (28.57%) Nortel
2 2 (28.57%) Radware
2 2 (28.57%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Sun
3 1 (14.29%) Business Objects
3 1 (14.29%) SAP