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 23 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Control
Rank 32 34 28
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing Change Control 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.79% 0.39% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 0.60% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
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 £34.93 £30.50 £27.63
% change year-on-year
+14.50% +10.38%
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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
219 168 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 78.49% 64.86% 68.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 97 63
Average daily rate £340 £388 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.25% +17.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 5
Average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +200.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £45.00 £10.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.80 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 23 September 2014, 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 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) ERP
2 3 (30.00%) SNMP
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) SSL
2 3 (30.00%) HP
2 3 (30.00%) ISEB
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) NetCracker
2 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (30.00%) JSON
2 3 (30.00%) Comptel
2 3 (30.00%) Learning Management System
2 3 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (30.00%) REST
3 2 (20.00%) ArcSight
3 2 (20.00%) SIEM
3 2 (20.00%) Regular Expression
3 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (20.00%) GGSN
3 2 (20.00%) SGSN
3 2 (20.00%) Qualys
3 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (20.00%) C#

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Project
1 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
1 3 (30.00%) SSL
1 3 (30.00%) SNMP
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) GGSN
2 2 (20.00%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) DB2
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Solutions Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Integration Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Network Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Programme Support Officer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (10.00%) ETL Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) JSON
1 3 (30.00%) REST
2 2 (20.00%) Regular Expression
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Learning Management System
3 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (10.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
1 3 (30.00%) ERP
1 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) SIEM
2 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) CMMI
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISEB
1 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
1 3 (30.00%) HP
1 3 (30.00%) NetCracker
1 3 (30.00%) Comptel
2 2 (20.00%) Qualys
2 2 (20.00%) ArcSight
3 1 (10.00%) Informatica
3 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Cognos