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 26 March 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Control
Rank 110 136 118
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -18
Contract jobs citing Change Control 165 109 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.66% 1.19% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 1.64% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 61 48
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£395 £356 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.95% -6.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £226 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £523 £497
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Average hourly rate £22.85 £27.50 £51.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.90% -46.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -14.06%
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
7498 6661 5637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.40% 72.79% 71.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4147 3634 2845
Average daily rate £395 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 267 278 284
Average hourly rate £33.50 £26.50 £26.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.41% -1.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £12.85 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 26 March 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 26 March 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 26 March 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 +13 55 £363 -3.33% 8
Berkshire -1 31 £413 +25.95% 5
Surrey -11 25 £500 -2.43% 2
Buckinghamshire +9 23 £395 +20.06% 2
West Sussex -23 12 £450 +28.57% 4
Oxfordshire - 5 £425 - 1
Kent -12 4 £350 -11.11% 4
Middlesex +4 2 £360 -28.35% 1
Change Control
England

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 85 (26.73%) Project Management
2 69 (21.70%) Microsoft
3 68 (21.38%) ITIL
4 63 (19.81%) PRINCE2
5 62 (19.50%) Security Cleared
6 61 (19.18%) Finance
6 61 (19.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 54 (16.98%) Linux
8 52 (16.35%) SC Cleared
8 52 (16.35%) Agile Software Development
9 47 (14.78%) MS Office
10 45 (14.15%) Risk Management
11 44 (13.84%) MS Excel
12 42 (13.21%) Change Management
13 41 (12.89%) Internet
13 41 (12.89%) Windows
14 37 (11.64%) Jenkins
15 34 (10.69%) Scrum
16 33 (10.38%) HP
16 33 (10.38%) Subversion
17 31 (9.75%) Git (software)
17 31 (9.75%) OO
18 30 (9.43%) VMware
18 30 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
19 29 (9.12%) Migration
19 29 (9.12%) Programme Management
19 29 (9.12%) Apache
19 29 (9.12%) SQL
20 28 (8.81%) CISSP
20 28 (8.81%) Project Planning

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 (9.12%) Apache
2 15 (4.72%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.20%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.20%) CMS
4 5 (1.57%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.57%) IIS
5 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.63%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.63%) SAS
6 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.31%) FileNet
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 47 (14.78%) MS Office
2 44 (13.84%) MS Excel
3 22 (6.92%) MS Project
4 14 (4.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.26%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.63%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 10 (3.14%) Magento
2 2 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.31%) MoSes
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.57%) PaaS
2 2 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (12.89%) Internet
2 17 (5.35%) SAN
3 15 (4.72%) TCP/IP
4 14 (4.40%) BIG-IP
5 13 (4.09%) iSCSI
6 12 (3.77%) DNS
7 11 (3.46%) Firewall
8 9 (2.83%) ATM
9 8 (2.52%) SSL
10 7 (2.20%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (1.89%) Wireshark
11 6 (1.89%) tcpdump
11 6 (1.89%) Fibre Channel
11 6 (1.89%) Intranet
11 6 (1.89%) LAN
11 6 (1.89%) WAN
12 5 (1.57%) DAB
12 5 (1.57%) IPsec
12 5 (1.57%) Radio Access Network
13 4 (1.26%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.97%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.14%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (1.57%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.26%) Data Mining
5 3 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.94%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.63%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.31%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.31%) PowerCenter
7 1 (0.31%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.31%) MS Access
7 1 (0.31%) MySQL
7 1 (0.31%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.31%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 37 (11.64%) Jenkins
2 33 (10.38%) Subversion
3 31 (9.75%) Git (software)
4 18 (5.66%) Selenium
5 13 (4.09%) Cucumber
6 10 (3.14%) ClearQuest
6 10 (3.14%) ClearCase
7 9 (2.83%) JUnit
7 9 (2.83%) Mockito
8 5 (1.57%) PHPUnit
8 5 (1.57%) Jasmine
8 5 (1.57%) JIRA
9 4 (1.26%) Rational DOORS
10 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 61 (19.18%) Finance
2 26 (8.18%) Telecoms
3 14 (4.40%) Banking
4 7 (2.20%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.20%) Marketing
5 6 (1.89%) Retail
6 5 (1.57%) Automotive
7 4 (1.26%) Military
8 3 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.63%) French Language
9 2 (0.63%) Billing
9 2 (0.63%) Avionics
9 2 (0.63%) Electronics
9 2 (0.63%) Publishing
10 1 (0.31%) Front Office
10 1 (0.31%) Back Office
10 1 (0.31%) Legal
10 1 (0.31%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.31%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 54 (16.98%) Analyst
2 49 (15.41%) Project Manager
3 38 (11.95%) Consultant
4 34 (10.69%) Developer
5 27 (8.49%) Security Consultant
6 18 (5.66%) PMO Analyst
7 14 (4.40%) Programme Manager
8 10 (3.14%) JavaScript Developer
8 10 (3.14%) Software Engineer
8 10 (3.14%) Java Developer
9 9 (2.83%) Security Engineer
10 8 (2.52%) Front-End Developer
10 8 (2.52%) Senior Developer
10 8 (2.52%) Data Analyst
11 7 (2.20%) Change Analyst
12 6 (1.89%) MI Analyst
12 6 (1.89%) PMO Manager
12 6 (1.89%) Senior Analyst
12 6 (1.89%) Infrastructure Manager
12 6 (1.89%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (8.49%) RESTful
2 23 (7.23%) XML
3 21 (6.60%) Web Services
4 20 (6.29%) HTML
5 18 (5.66%) JSON
6 16 (5.03%) CSS
7 15 (4.72%) jQuery
8 13 (4.09%) Ajax
8 13 (4.09%) CSS3
8 13 (4.09%) HTML5
9 10 (3.14%) REST
10 9 (2.83%) SOAP
10 9 (2.83%) PostGIS
10 9 (2.83%) Spring
11 8 (2.52%) Google Maps API
11 8 (2.52%) OpenID
11 8 (2.52%) Leaflet
11 8 (2.52%) SAML
11 8 (2.52%) OAuth2
12 6 (1.89%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.72%) Management Information System
2 15 (4.72%) PKI
3 11 (3.46%) Clustering
4 8 (2.52%) Open Source
5 7 (2.20%) Data Protection Act
6 6 (1.89%) Statistics
7 5 (1.57%) DataPower
7 5 (1.57%) Smart Meter
7 5 (1.57%) Cryptography
8 4 (1.26%) CESG
8 4 (1.26%) NHS
9 3 (0.94%) PMI
9 3 (0.94%) Economics
9 3 (0.94%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.94%) Life Science
10 2 (0.63%) Freedom of Information
10 2 (0.63%) Learning Management System
10 2 (0.63%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.63%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 54 (16.98%) Linux
2 41 (12.89%) Windows
3 21 (6.60%) UNIX
4 20 (6.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (4.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (3.46%) Solaris
6 11 (3.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.89%) Ubuntu
7 6 (1.89%) CentOS
8 5 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.63%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.63%) AIX
10 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.31%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (26.73%) Project Management
2 68 (21.38%) ITIL
3 63 (19.81%) PRINCE2
4 61 (19.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 52 (16.35%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (14.15%) Risk Management
7 42 (13.21%) Change Management
8 34 (10.69%) Scrum
9 31 (9.75%) OO
10 30 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
11 29 (9.12%) Migration
11 29 (9.12%) Programme Management
12 28 (8.81%) Project Planning
13 24 (7.55%) Configuration Management
14 23 (7.23%) TDD
14 23 (7.23%) BDD
15 21 (6.60%) OWASP
16 20 (6.29%) Unit Testing
17 19 (5.97%) Web Development
18 18 (5.66%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (9.12%) SQL
2 20 (6.29%) JavaScript
3 17 (5.35%) Java
4 14 (4.40%) Shell Script
5 12 (3.77%) C++
6 11 (3.46%) PHP
7 9 (2.83%) VBA
8 8 (2.52%) C
8 8 (2.52%) Python
9 6 (1.89%) Ada
10 5 (1.57%) PHP5
11 4 (1.26%) Delphi
12 2 (0.63%) ABAP
12 2 (0.63%) C#
12 2 (0.63%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.31%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 1 (0.31%) VBScript
13 1 (0.31%) VB
13 1 (0.31%) Perl
13 1 (0.31%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 62 (19.50%) Security Cleared
2 52 (16.35%) SC Cleared
3 28 (8.81%) CISSP
4 22 (6.92%) CRISC
4 22 (6.92%) CISM
5 13 (4.09%) Degree
6 9 (2.83%) ISEB
6 9 (2.83%) PMI Certification
6 9 (2.83%) DV Cleared
7 8 (2.52%) PMP
8 6 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (1.89%) CCNA
9 5 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (1.26%) APMP
10 4 (1.26%) MCSE
11 2 (0.63%) CCSE
11 2 (0.63%) CCSA
11 2 (0.63%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (6.92%) PCI DSS
3 19 (5.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 17 (5.35%) QA
5 11 (3.46%) SLA
6 7 (2.20%) Data Quality
7 5 (1.57%) DO-178B
8 2 (0.63%) GAMP
8 2 (0.63%) GMP
8 2 (0.63%) GxP
9 1 (0.31%) P3O
9 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (6.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (6.29%) Active Directory
3 15 (4.72%) Hyper-V
4 12 (3.77%) NFS
5 7 (2.20%) VMware ESX
6 4 (1.26%) Snort
7 2 (0.63%) vSphere
8 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.31%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 5 (1.57%) OpenView
1 5 (1.57%) OVSD
2 3 (0.94%) Nagios
3 2 (0.63%) WSUS
3 2 (0.63%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (0.63%) Netcool
4 1 (0.31%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.31%) WMI
Vendors
1 69 (21.70%) Microsoft
2 33 (10.38%) HP
3 30 (9.43%) VMware
4 21 (6.60%) Cisco
5 18 (5.66%) F5
6 16 (5.03%) CheckPoint
7 15 (4.72%) NetApp
8 9 (2.83%) SAP
9 8 (2.52%) Google
9 8 (2.52%) 3PAR
9 8 (2.52%) Oracle
10 7 (2.20%) Crossbeam
11 6 (1.89%) IBM
12 5 (1.57%) Sun
12 5 (1.57%) Dell
12 5 (1.57%) Red Hat
12 5 (1.57%) WSO2
13 4 (1.26%) Sourcefire
13 4 (1.26%) Remedy
14 3 (0.94%) Adobe
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