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 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Control
Rank 137 143 157
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +14
Contract jobs citing Change Control 111 102 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.20% 1.15% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 1.60% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 52 44
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£350 £344 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.89% -6.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £474 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £39.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -65.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £27.62
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +35.79%
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
6729 6375 6950
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.52% 71.86% 70.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3766 3478 3316
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 256 251 328
Average hourly rate £20.25 £26.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.58% -18.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 August 2014.

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
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 August 2014. 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
Berkshire +35 48 £375 -9.09% 4
Surrey -1 21 £325 +30.00% 2
Hampshire -20 19 £301 -24.79% 6
Buckinghamshire -4 9 £450 +38.46% 2
Oxfordshire +4 8 £330 -14.83% 4
West Sussex +5 4 £618 +54.37% 2
East Sussex -1 4 £335 -11.97% 2
Kent - 1 £500 -
M4 Corridor - - - -
Change Control
England

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 76 (34.23%) Project Management
2 55 (24.77%) Microsoft
3 51 (22.97%) Finance
4 49 (22.07%) Security Cleared
5 45 (20.27%) PRINCE2
6 42 (18.92%) MS Project
7 39 (17.57%) SC Cleared
8 35 (15.77%) MS Excel
9 33 (14.86%) Risk Management
10 31 (13.96%) Stakeholder Management
11 29 (13.06%) ITIL
12 28 (12.61%) Telecoms
12 28 (12.61%) Change Management
13 27 (12.16%) Windows
14 26 (11.71%) Migration
15 25 (11.26%) Degree
16 23 (10.36%) Oracle
17 22 (9.91%) MS Office
17 22 (9.91%) SQL
17 22 (9.91%) Configuration Management
18 21 (9.46%) Programme Management
19 18 (8.11%) PMI Certification
19 18 (8.11%) Java
19 18 (8.11%) Document Management
19 18 (8.11%) Project Planning
20 17 (7.66%) Data Warehouse
20 17 (7.66%) Active Directory
21 16 (7.21%) HP
21 16 (7.21%) ERP
22 15 (6.76%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 14 (6.31%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.60%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (1.80%) Apache
5 4 (1.80%) CMS
5 4 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2000
6 3 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.90%) Lync
8 1 (0.45%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.45%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.45%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.45%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.45%) IIS
Applications
1 42 (18.92%) MS Project
2 35 (15.77%) MS Excel
3 22 (9.91%) MS Office
4 14 (6.31%) Spreadsheet
4 14 (6.31%) MS Visio
5 10 (4.50%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (1.35%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (1.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.35%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.90%) Maximo
3 2 (0.90%) MoSes
4 1 (0.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.90%) Office 365
1 2 (0.90%) Force.com
2 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.76%) Firewall
2 9 (4.05%) Network Security
2 9 (4.05%) DNS
2 9 (4.05%) SAN
2 9 (4.05%) LDAP
3 8 (3.60%) HTTP
4 7 (3.15%) LAN
4 7 (3.15%) TCP/IP
5 6 (2.70%) Internet
5 6 (2.70%) WAN
5 6 (2.70%) iSCSI
6 4 (1.80%) DHCP
6 4 (1.80%) ATM
7 3 (1.35%) BIG-IP
7 3 (1.35%) SNMP
7 3 (1.35%) SSL
8 2 (0.90%) 3G
8 2 (0.90%) DMZ
8 2 (0.90%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (0.90%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.66%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (2.70%) MySQL
3 4 (1.80%) RDBMS
3 4 (1.80%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.80%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.35%) JasperReports
5 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.45%) QlikView
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.45%) MS Access
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.45%) DB2
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (2.70%) Subversion
2 4 (1.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (1.35%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (0.90%) TestDirector
4 2 (0.90%) Bugzilla
4 2 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.45%) Serena SBM
5 1 (0.45%) Eclipse
General
1 51 (22.97%) Finance
2 28 (12.61%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.50%) Retail
4 7 (3.15%) Manufacturing
4 7 (3.15%) Military
5 6 (2.70%) Marketing
6 5 (2.25%) Billing
6 5 (2.25%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.80%) Electronics
7 4 (1.80%) Advertising
8 3 (1.35%) Banking
8 3 (1.35%) Back Office
9 2 (0.90%) Legal
10 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.45%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.45%) French Language
10 1 (0.45%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 47 (21.17%) Project Manager
2 38 (17.12%) Analyst
3 16 (7.21%) Coordinator
4 13 (5.86%) Architect
5 12 (5.41%) Developer
6 10 (4.50%) Technical Architect
6 10 (4.50%) PMO Analyst
7 8 (3.60%) Project Planner
7 8 (3.60%) Business Analyst
8 7 (3.15%) Consultant
8 7 (3.15%) Support Analyst
9 6 (2.70%) Change Analyst
9 6 (2.70%) Programme Manager
9 6 (2.70%) Technical Developer
10 5 (2.25%) PMO Lead
10 5 (2.25%) Network Engineer
10 5 (2.25%) Infrastructure Manager
10 5 (2.25%) Project Coordinator
11 4 (1.80%) Change Manager
11 4 (1.80%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.05%) .NET
2 8 (3.60%) Web Services
3 7 (3.15%) REST
3 7 (3.15%) Middleware
4 4 (1.80%) LAMP
4 4 (1.80%) Django
5 3 (1.35%) JSON
6 2 (0.90%) XML
6 2 (0.90%) JSP
6 2 (0.90%) WinForms
6 2 (0.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (0.90%) Regular Expression
6 2 (0.90%) jQuery
7 1 (0.45%) HTML5
7 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.45%) JDBC
7 1 (0.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.31%) Management Information System
2 6 (2.70%) Blackberry
3 5 (2.25%) Mathematics
3 5 (2.25%) PMI
4 4 (1.80%) DTV
4 4 (1.80%) EPoS
4 4 (1.80%) Thin Client
4 4 (1.80%) Clustering
4 4 (1.80%) Fat Client
5 3 (1.35%) Learning Management System
5 3 (1.35%) Open Source
6 2 (0.90%) Replication
6 2 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.90%) CMDB
6 2 (0.90%) FMCG
7 1 (0.45%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.45%) iPad
7 1 (0.45%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.45%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.16%) Windows
2 10 (4.50%) UNIX
3 6 (2.70%) Linux
4 5 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.80%) CentOS
5 4 (1.80%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.90%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.45%) VMS
7 1 (0.45%) AIX
7 1 (0.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (34.23%) Project Management
2 45 (20.27%) PRINCE2
3 33 (14.86%) Risk Management
4 31 (13.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 29 (13.06%) ITIL
6 28 (12.61%) Change Management
7 26 (11.71%) Migration
8 22 (9.91%) Configuration Management
9 21 (9.46%) Programme Management
10 18 (8.11%) Document Management
10 18 (8.11%) Project Planning
11 16 (7.21%) ERP
12 15 (6.76%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (6.76%) Resource Management
13 13 (5.86%) Service Management
14 10 (4.50%) SOA
14 10 (4.50%) Service Delivery
14 10 (4.50%) Data Migration
14 10 (4.50%) Incident Management
15 9 (4.05%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (9.91%) SQL
2 18 (8.11%) Java
3 7 (3.15%) Python
4 5 (2.25%) C
4 5 (2.25%) Shell Script
5 4 (1.80%) C#
6 3 (1.35%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.35%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.35%) PHP
6 3 (1.35%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.90%) VB
7 2 (0.90%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 2 (0.90%) VB6
8 1 (0.45%) Korn
8 1 (0.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 49 (22.07%) Security Cleared
2 39 (17.57%) SC Cleared
3 25 (11.26%) Degree
4 18 (8.11%) PMI Certification
5 14 (6.31%) PMP
6 7 (3.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.35%) CAPM
7 3 (1.35%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.35%) MCP
7 3 (1.35%) ISEB
7 3 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.90%) CCNP
8 2 (0.90%) CCNA
8 2 (0.90%) HND
8 2 (0.90%) CISA
8 2 (0.90%) CISM
9 1 (0.45%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.50%) SLA
2 8 (3.60%) QA
3 6 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.80%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.90%) GMP
6 2 (0.90%) P3O
7 1 (0.45%) BS25999
7 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (7.66%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.15%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.70%) NFS
4 6 (2.70%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (1.35%) XenApp
5 3 (1.35%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.45%) Snort
6 1 (0.45%) Squid
6 1 (0.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.45%) Postfix
6 1 (0.45%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.45%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (1.80%) NetBackup
1 4 (1.80%) SCCM
2 3 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.35%) Puppet
2 3 (1.35%) Backup Exec
2 3 (1.35%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (1.35%) ARCserve
3 1 (0.45%) SCOM
3 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.45%) Control-M
Vendors
1 55 (24.77%) Microsoft
2 23 (10.36%) Oracle
3 16 (7.21%) HP
4 15 (6.76%) VMware
5 11 (4.95%) Cisco
5 11 (4.95%) SAP
6 10 (4.50%) Citrix
7 7 (3.15%) NetApp
8 6 (2.70%) CheckPoint
9 5 (2.25%) F5
9 5 (2.25%) Business Objects
9 5 (2.25%) Symantec
9 5 (2.25%) Remedy
9 5 (2.25%) Juniper
10 4 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.80%) SolidWorks
11 3 (1.35%) NetCracker
11 3 (1.35%) Comptel
11 3 (1.35%) Informatica
12 2 (0.90%) Avaya
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