The table below looks at the statistics for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Control
Rank - 36 23
Contract jobs citing Change Control 0 15 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 4.29% 7.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 5.66% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 21
Average daily rate - £650 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +62.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £38.25 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.75 £34.57 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-19.71% +20.22%
Change Control
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
196 265 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 78.40% 75.71% 83.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 166 257
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 21 8
Average hourly rate £42.25 £37.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.18% +23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.25 £29.00 £12.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £47.00 £36.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Change Control Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Change Control
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Change Control Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) JSP
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) UML
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) Ada
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Symantec
1 2 (40.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (40.00%) CommVault
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
1 2 (40.00%) Military
1 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (40.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (40.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Java Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) IT Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) IT Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) JSP
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (40.00%) Requirements Management
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) Time Management
1 2 (40.00%) UML
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Ada
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) CommVault
1 2 (40.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Symantec
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) SAP