The table below looks at the statistics for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Control
Rank 130 135 131
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing Change Control 128 110 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.37% 1.23% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 1.71% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 54 41
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£411 £330 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.62% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £232 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £500 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Average hourly rate £34.57 £34.25 £51.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.91% -33.49%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
Change Control
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7059 6436 5756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.65% 71.88% 70.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3994 3588 3039
Average daily rate £393 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 263 240
Average hourly rate £27.25 £27.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.92% -1.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Change Control Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Change Control
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Control across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Change Control Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Change Control
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Change Control Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Change Control
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Control across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Change Control Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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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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
Hampshire +15 38 £375 +3.44% 5
Berkshire -7 24 £400 +22.13% 6
Surrey +3 23 £500 +53.84% 4
Buckinghamshire -1 18 £284 -5.50% 2
East Sussex -6 7 £463 -
West Sussex -20 7 £450 +5.88% 4
Kent +5 5 £450 +28.57% 1
Oxfordshire -20 4 £475 -5.00% 1
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Sussex - 1 - -
Change Control
England

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 96 (33.33%) Project Management
2 73 (25.35%) Finance
3 61 (21.18%) Microsoft
4 57 (19.79%) ITIL
5 56 (19.44%) PRINCE2
6 55 (19.10%) Stakeholder Management
7 53 (18.40%) Security Cleared
8 50 (17.36%) Agile Software Development
9 48 (16.67%) Linux
10 47 (16.32%) MS Office
11 46 (15.97%) MS Excel
12 41 (14.24%) SC Cleared
13 40 (13.89%) Windows
14 38 (13.19%) Risk Management
15 34 (11.81%) Internet
16 32 (11.11%) Subversion
17 31 (10.76%) HP
17 31 (10.76%) Jenkins
18 30 (10.42%) Change Management
18 30 (10.42%) Project Planning
19 29 (10.07%) Scrum
19 29 (10.07%) Apache
20 28 (9.72%) SQL
20 28 (9.72%) Git (software)
21 27 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
21 27 (9.38%) VMware
22 26 (9.03%) OO
23 25 (8.68%) Programme Management
24 24 (8.33%) BDD
24 24 (8.33%) TDD

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 29 (10.07%) Apache
2 18 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 10 (3.47%) MS Exchange
3 10 (3.47%) CMS
4 8 (2.78%) IIS
5 7 (2.43%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.74%) Lync
7 3 (1.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.69%) SAS
8 2 (0.69%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.35%) Moodle
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 47 (16.32%) MS Office
2 46 (15.97%) MS Excel
3 23 (7.99%) MS Project
4 16 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (2.43%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.35%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.35%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 9 (3.13%) Magento
2 7 (2.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.35%) Primavera
4 1 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.35%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.35%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.39%) PaaS
1 4 (1.39%) Office 365
2 1 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (11.81%) Internet
2 18 (6.25%) SAN
3 15 (5.21%) TCP/IP
4 11 (3.82%) Firewall
5 9 (3.13%) IPsec
5 9 (3.13%) LAN
5 9 (3.13%) WAN
5 9 (3.13%) DNS
6 8 (2.78%) BIG-IP
7 7 (2.43%) iSCSI
8 6 (2.08%) Intranet
8 6 (2.08%) ATM
8 6 (2.08%) SSL
9 3 (1.04%) Wireless
9 3 (1.04%) LDAP
9 3 (1.04%) SMTP
9 3 (1.04%) DHCP
9 3 (1.04%) FTP
9 3 (1.04%) HTTP
9 3 (1.04%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (6.94%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.47%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (1.74%) PowerCenter
4 4 (1.39%) Data Mining
4 4 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (1.04%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.69%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (0.69%) MySQL
6 2 (0.69%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (0.35%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.35%) OLAP
7 1 (0.35%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.35%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 32 (11.11%) Subversion
2 31 (10.76%) Jenkins
3 28 (9.72%) Git (software)
4 22 (7.64%) Selenium
5 17 (5.90%) Cucumber
6 12 (4.17%) Mockito
6 12 (4.17%) JUnit
7 7 (2.43%) ClearCase
7 7 (2.43%) ClearQuest
8 5 (1.74%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.69%) JIRA
9 2 (0.69%) Rational DOORS
9 2 (0.69%) PHPUnit
9 2 (0.69%) LabVIEW
10 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 73 (25.35%) Finance
2 19 (6.60%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.51%) Banking
4 7 (2.43%) Marketing
5 6 (2.08%) Retail
5 6 (2.08%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.74%) Automotive
7 4 (1.39%) Back Office
8 2 (0.69%) French Language
8 2 (0.69%) Billing
8 2 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.69%) Electronics
9 1 (0.35%) Advertising
9 1 (0.35%) Publishing
9 1 (0.35%) Front Office
9 1 (0.35%) Avionics
9 1 (0.35%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 52 (18.06%) Project Manager
2 43 (14.93%) Analyst
3 31 (10.76%) Developer
4 27 (9.38%) Consultant
5 17 (5.90%) Security Consultant
5 17 (5.90%) PMO Analyst
6 13 (4.51%) Java Developer
7 12 (4.17%) Programme Manager
8 11 (3.82%) Coordinator
9 9 (3.13%) Software Engineer
9 9 (3.13%) Security Engineer
10 8 (2.78%) JavaScript Developer
10 8 (2.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (2.08%) PMO Lead
11 6 (2.08%) Business Analyst
11 6 (2.08%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (2.08%) Data Analyst
11 6 (2.08%) Network Manager
12 5 (1.74%) Change Analyst
12 5 (1.74%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.99%) RESTful
1 23 (7.99%) Web Services
2 17 (5.90%) HTML
3 16 (5.56%) XML
4 13 (4.51%) CSS
5 12 (4.17%) Spring
6 11 (3.82%) SOAP
6 11 (3.82%) JSON
6 11 (3.82%) jQuery
7 10 (3.47%) Ajax
7 10 (3.47%) OpenID
7 10 (3.47%) SAML
7 10 (3.47%) OAuth2
8 9 (3.13%) Hibernate
8 9 (3.13%) HTML5
8 9 (3.13%) CSS3
9 8 (2.78%) PostGIS
9 8 (2.78%) REST
10 4 (1.39%) Google Maps API
10 4 (1.39%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.51%) PKI
3 12 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.47%) Open Source
4 10 (3.47%) Clustering
5 7 (2.43%) DataPower
6 5 (1.74%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (1.39%) Life Science
7 4 (1.39%) Statistics
7 4 (1.39%) Economics
7 4 (1.39%) Smart Meter
7 4 (1.39%) PMI
7 4 (1.39%) NHS
8 3 (1.04%) CESG
8 3 (1.04%) Cryptography
8 3 (1.04%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.69%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.69%) Freedom of Information
9 2 (0.69%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.69%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 48 (16.67%) Linux
2 40 (13.89%) Windows
3 19 (6.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (5.90%) UNIX
5 12 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (2.78%) Solaris
7 5 (1.74%) AIX
7 5 (1.74%) CentOS
7 5 (1.74%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.69%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.69%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.35%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (33.33%) Project Management
2 57 (19.79%) ITIL
3 56 (19.44%) PRINCE2
4 55 (19.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 50 (17.36%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (13.19%) Risk Management
7 30 (10.42%) Change Management
7 30 (10.42%) Project Planning
8 29 (10.07%) Scrum
9 27 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (9.03%) OO
11 25 (8.68%) Programme Management
12 24 (8.33%) BDD
12 24 (8.33%) TDD
13 22 (7.64%) Migration
13 22 (7.64%) Automated Testing
14 19 (6.60%) Web Development
15 15 (5.21%) Continuous Improvement
16 14 (4.86%) Configuration Management
17 12 (4.17%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 28 (9.72%) SQL
2 18 (6.25%) Java
3 16 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 11 (3.82%) Shell Script
5 9 (3.13%) PHP
6 7 (2.43%) C++
6 7 (2.43%) PowerShell
7 6 (2.08%) C
7 6 (2.08%) VBA
8 5 (1.74%) Python
9 3 (1.04%) ABAP
9 3 (1.04%) C#
9 3 (1.04%) Ada
9 3 (1.04%) PHP5
10 2 (0.69%) Delphi
10 2 (0.69%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.69%) VBScript
11 1 (0.35%) VB
11 1 (0.35%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 53 (18.40%) Security Cleared
2 41 (14.24%) SC Cleared
3 19 (6.60%) CISSP
4 17 (5.90%) Degree
5 13 (4.51%) CISM
5 13 (4.51%) CRISC
6 12 (4.17%) DV Cleared
7 10 (3.47%) PMP
7 10 (3.47%) PMI Certification
8 8 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (2.78%) ISEB
9 6 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (2.08%) MCSE
10 5 (1.74%) APMP
11 4 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (1.39%) CCNA
12 3 (1.04%) MCITP
13 2 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 17 (5.90%) QA
3 14 (4.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (4.51%) PCI DSS
5 12 (4.17%) Data Quality
6 10 (3.47%) SLA
7 4 (1.39%) DO-178B
7 4 (1.39%) GxP
8 2 (0.69%) P3O
9 1 (0.35%) GAMP
9 1 (0.35%) GMP
System Software
1 21 (7.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (5.90%) Active Directory
3 13 (4.51%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.08%) VMware ESX
5 5 (1.74%) NFS
5 5 (1.74%) vSphere
6 3 (1.04%) Snort
7 2 (0.69%) DFS Replication
7 2 (0.69%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.69%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.35%) Firmware
8 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (2.43%) OVSD
2 4 (1.39%) WSUS
3 3 (1.04%) OpenView
3 3 (1.04%) Nagios
4 2 (0.69%) SCCM
4 2 (0.69%) HP SIM
4 2 (0.69%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.69%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.35%) Netcool
5 1 (0.35%) TeamSite
5 1 (0.35%) SCOM
5 1 (0.35%) WMI
5 1 (0.35%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 61 (21.18%) Microsoft
2 31 (10.76%) HP
3 27 (9.38%) VMware
4 16 (5.56%) Cisco
5 13 (4.51%) NetApp
5 13 (4.51%) F5
6 10 (3.47%) SAP
7 9 (3.13%) Citrix
8 8 (2.78%) 3PAR
8 8 (2.78%) IBM
8 8 (2.78%) CheckPoint
9 7 (2.43%) Apigee
10 6 (2.08%) WSO2
11 5 (1.74%) EMC
11 5 (1.74%) Informatica
11 5 (1.74%) LANDesk
12 4 (1.39%) Google
12 4 (1.39%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.39%) Oracle
13 3 (1.04%) Remedy
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Edison Hill Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £385 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £150 - £280 per annum
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Anantha
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