The table below looks at the statistics for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Control
Rank 59 50 44
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Contract jobs citing Change Control 16 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.35% 1.75% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.92% 2.33% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 3
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £315 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £354 £392
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £32.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.68% -12.66%
Change Control
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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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
548 430 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 80.35% 75.31% 71.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 311 233
Average daily rate £356 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 13
Average hourly rate £15.75 £23.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.68% +58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.90 £10.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.50 £66.50 £21.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Change Control Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Change Control
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Control across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Change Control Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Change Control
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Change Control Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Cardiff -8 14 £325 - 3
Newport - 2 £388 -
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Wales

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
3 11 (47.83%) Project Management
4 8 (34.78%) Programme Management
4 8 (34.78%) Document Management
4 8 (34.78%) SharePoint
5 7 (30.43%) MS Office
5 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
5 7 (30.43%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (21.74%) SCCM
6 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
6 5 (21.74%) Windows Intune
6 5 (21.74%) SCSM
6 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
6 5 (21.74%) ITIL
6 5 (21.74%) Java
6 5 (21.74%) Windows
6 5 (21.74%) Flash
6 5 (21.74%) AdminStudio
6 5 (21.74%) Service Management
6 5 (21.74%) Change Management
7 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
8 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (13.04%) Protective Monitoring
8 3 (13.04%) Office 365
8 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (13.04%) Project Planning
8 3 (13.04%) Oracle
8 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
8 3 (13.04%) SQL

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 8 (34.78%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.04%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.35%) Lync
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Office
1 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
1 7 (30.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (8.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) VPN
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (13.04%) Ingres
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.70%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 2 (8.70%) Cognos Report Studio
3 2 (8.70%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Cognos Transformer
3 2 (8.70%) Data Mart
3 2 (8.70%) Star Schema
3 2 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (8.70%) DTS
3 2 (8.70%) Cognos Powerplay
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) AdminStudio
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) PMO Lead
2 5 (21.74%) SCCM Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Configuration Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Systems Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Configuration Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.35%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) PMO Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Database Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
1 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
2 3 (13.04%) AIX
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Project Management
2 8 (34.78%) Programme Management
2 8 (34.78%) Document Management
3 5 (21.74%) Service Management
3 5 (21.74%) Change Management
3 5 (21.74%) ITIL
4 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
4 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) Project Planning
4 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (13.04%) Protective Monitoring
5 2 (8.70%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) ETL
5 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.35%) ERP
6 1 (4.35%) Information Management
6 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.35%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) SCCM
1 5 (21.74%) Windows Intune
1 5 (21.74%) SCSM
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) Cognos
2 3 (13.04%) Lotus
3 1 (4.35%) Sage
3 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.35%) McAfee
3 1 (4.35%) Blue Coat
3 1 (4.35%) F5
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) Juniper