The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Control
Rank 133 129 146
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +17
Contract jobs citing Change Control 114 107 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.24% 1.26% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 1.78% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 50 69
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£350 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £225 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £328 £357
% change year-on-year
+14.50% -8.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Average hourly rate £31.00 £13.50 £67.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+129.62% -80.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.84 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-9.76% +11.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6692 6003 6873
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.75% 70.57% 69.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3660 3211 3273
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 259 312
Average hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.88 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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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 29 July 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
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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 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 +19 43 £375 +9.64% 6
Hampshire -12 26 £338 -18.18% 3
Surrey +2 24 £325 +30.00% 4
Buckinghamshire +2 16 £400 +23.07% 2
East Sussex +2 3 - -
Oxfordshire -4 3 £575 +41.97%
West Sussex -5 2 £500 +33.33% 3
Kent 0 1 £350 - 2
Middlesex - - - -
M4 Corridor - - - -
Change Control
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Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 83 (36.40%) Project Management
2 59 (25.88%) Finance
3 54 (23.68%) Microsoft
4 45 (19.74%) PRINCE2
5 41 (17.98%) ITIL
5 41 (17.98%) Security Cleared
6 40 (17.54%) MS Project
6 40 (17.54%) Risk Management
7 37 (16.23%) MS Excel
8 34 (14.91%) Oracle
9 30 (13.16%) Telecoms
9 30 (13.16%) SC Cleared
9 30 (13.16%) Degree
10 29 (12.72%) Windows
11 28 (12.28%) Change Management
12 23 (10.09%) Migration
12 23 (10.09%) Stakeholder Management
13 22 (9.65%) MS Office
13 22 (9.65%) Java
13 22 (9.65%) SQL
14 21 (9.21%) PMI Certification
15 20 (8.77%) HP
15 20 (8.77%) Configuration Management
16 19 (8.33%) VMware
16 19 (8.33%) Active Directory
16 19 (8.33%) Project Planning
17 18 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
17 18 (7.89%) Programme Management
17 18 (7.89%) Firewall
18 17 (7.46%) Service Management

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (6.14%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.39%) MS Exchange
3 8 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (2.63%) SAS
4 6 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (1.75%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.75%) Apache
6 3 (1.32%) CMS
6 3 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2000
6 3 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.44%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.44%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.44%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.44%) Lync
Applications
1 40 (17.54%) MS Project
2 37 (16.23%) MS Excel
3 22 (9.65%) MS Office
4 14 (6.14%) Spreadsheet
4 14 (6.14%) MS Visio
5 10 (4.39%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (1.32%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 7 (3.07%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.32%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.32%) MoSes
3 2 (0.88%) Maximo
4 1 (0.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.88%) Force.com
1 2 (0.88%) Office 365
2 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.89%) Firewall
2 13 (5.70%) Internet
3 12 (5.26%) SAN
4 11 (4.82%) DNS
5 10 (4.39%) Network Security
6 9 (3.95%) TCP/IP
6 9 (3.95%) LDAP
6 9 (3.95%) LAN
7 8 (3.51%) WAN
7 8 (3.51%) HTTP
7 8 (3.51%) iSCSI
8 6 (2.63%) DHCP
8 6 (2.63%) Intranet
9 5 (2.19%) FTP
10 4 (1.75%) ATM
11 3 (1.32%) SNMP
11 3 (1.32%) SSL
11 3 (1.32%) Wireless
11 3 (1.32%) BIG-IP
11 3 (1.32%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (3.07%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.19%) DB2
4 4 (1.75%) RDBMS
4 4 (1.75%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.32%) JasperReports
5 3 (1.32%) MySQL
6 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.44%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (1.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (1.75%) Subversion
2 3 (1.32%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.44%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.44%) Serena SBM
General
1 59 (25.88%) Finance
2 30 (13.16%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.95%) Retail
4 7 (3.07%) Manufacturing
4 7 (3.07%) Military
5 5 (2.19%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (2.19%) Billing
5 5 (2.19%) Marketing
6 3 (1.32%) Back Office
6 3 (1.32%) Electronics
6 3 (1.32%) Advertising
7 2 (0.88%) Legal
8 1 (0.44%) Publishing
8 1 (0.44%) Banking
8 1 (0.44%) French Language
8 1 (0.44%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 58 (25.44%) Project Manager
2 35 (15.35%) Analyst
3 16 (7.02%) Coordinator
4 13 (5.70%) Developer
5 12 (5.26%) Architect
6 10 (4.39%) Technical Architect
7 7 (3.07%) Support Analyst
7 7 (3.07%) Administrator
7 7 (3.07%) PMO Analyst
8 6 (2.63%) Technical Developer
8 6 (2.63%) PMO Lead
8 6 (2.63%) Change Analyst
8 6 (2.63%) Applications Specialist
8 6 (2.63%) Consultant
8 6 (2.63%) Business Analyst
9 5 (2.19%) Network Engineer
9 5 (2.19%) Applications Support
9 5 (2.19%) Infrastructure Manager
9 5 (2.19%) Security Engineer
10 4 (1.75%) Project Support Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.14%) Web Services
2 9 (3.95%) .NET
3 7 (3.07%) Middleware
3 7 (3.07%) REST
4 4 (1.75%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 4 (1.75%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (1.32%) JSON
5 3 (1.32%) LAMP
6 2 (0.88%) WinForms
6 2 (0.88%) JSP
6 2 (0.88%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.44%) HTML5
7 1 (0.44%) Zend Framework
7 1 (0.44%) XML
7 1 (0.44%) HTML
7 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.44%) JDBC
7 1 (0.44%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.70%) Management Information System
2 10 (4.39%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (2.63%) PMI
3 6 (2.63%) Blackberry
4 5 (2.19%) Mathematics
5 4 (1.75%) Fat Client
5 4 (1.75%) Thin Client
5 4 (1.75%) EPoS
6 3 (1.32%) DTV
6 3 (1.32%) Clustering
6 3 (1.32%) Learning Management System
6 3 (1.32%) Open Source
7 2 (0.88%) FMCG
7 2 (0.88%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.88%) CMDB
8 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.44%) CESG
8 1 (0.44%) Replication
8 1 (0.44%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 29 (12.72%) Windows
2 12 (5.26%) UNIX
3 11 (4.82%) Linux
4 8 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.19%) AIX
5 5 (2.19%) Solaris
6 4 (1.75%) CentOS
6 4 (1.75%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.88%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.44%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (36.40%) Project Management
2 45 (19.74%) PRINCE2
3 41 (17.98%) ITIL
4 40 (17.54%) Risk Management
5 28 (12.28%) Change Management
6 23 (10.09%) Migration
6 23 (10.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (8.77%) Configuration Management
8 19 (8.33%) Project Planning
9 18 (7.89%) Programme Management
10 17 (7.46%) Service Management
11 15 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (6.58%) ERP
11 15 (6.58%) Document Management
12 12 (5.26%) Data Migration
12 12 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
13 11 (4.82%) Critical Path Analysis
13 11 (4.82%) Resource Management
14 10 (4.39%) Incident Management
14 10 (4.39%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 22 (9.65%) Java
1 22 (9.65%) SQL
2 5 (2.19%) C
3 4 (1.75%) C#
3 4 (1.75%) PL/SQL
3 4 (1.75%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.32%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 3 (1.32%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.32%) PHP
5 2 (0.88%) VB
5 2 (0.88%) Python
5 2 (0.88%) VB6
6 1 (0.44%) Korn
6 1 (0.44%) PHP5
6 1 (0.44%) VBA
6 1 (0.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 41 (17.98%) Security Cleared
2 30 (13.16%) SC Cleared
2 30 (13.16%) Degree
3 21 (9.21%) PMI Certification
4 16 (7.02%) PMP
5 8 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 7 (3.07%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (3.07%) MCSE
7 5 (2.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (1.75%) ISEB
8 4 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (1.75%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (1.32%) CAPM
9 3 (1.32%) CEH
9 3 (1.32%) MCP
10 2 (0.88%) HND
10 2 (0.88%) CISSP
10 2 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.88%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.82%) SLA
2 9 (3.95%) QA
3 7 (3.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (2.19%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.88%) GMP
6 2 (0.88%) P3O
7 1 (0.44%) GxP
7 1 (0.44%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.44%) BS25999
System Software
1 19 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (5.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.51%) VMware ESX
4 7 (3.07%) Hyper-V
5 6 (2.63%) NFS
6 3 (1.32%) Terminal Services
6 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (1.32%) XenApp
6 3 (1.32%) vSphere
7 2 (0.88%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.44%) Postfix
8 1 (0.44%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.44%) Snort
8 1 (0.44%) Squid
8 1 (0.44%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (1.75%) NetBackup
1 4 (1.75%) nmon
2 3 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.32%) Backup Exec
2 3 (1.32%) SCCM
2 3 (1.32%) ARCserve
2 3 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.88%) Puppet
4 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.44%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 54 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 34 (14.91%) Oracle
3 20 (8.77%) HP
4 19 (8.33%) VMware
5 15 (6.58%) Citrix
6 13 (5.70%) Cisco
7 12 (5.26%) SAP
8 8 (3.51%) NetApp
9 7 (3.07%) CheckPoint
9 7 (3.07%) Juniper
10 6 (2.63%) IBM
10 6 (2.63%) F5
11 5 (2.19%) Business Objects
11 5 (2.19%) Symantec
11 5 (2.19%) Remedy
12 4 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (1.75%) SolidWorks
12 4 (1.75%) Informatica
13 3 (1.32%) BT
13 3 (1.32%) NetCracker
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