The table below looks at the statistics for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Control
Rank 85 70 77
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Contract jobs citing Change Control 57 77 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.81% 2.39% 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.37% 3.10% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 51 37
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£488 £388 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.80% +15.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £276 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £523 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £341
% change year-on-year
+7.29% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 6
Average hourly rate £42.00 £28.75 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.08% -0.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £28.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.35% -17.85%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2402 2487 1660
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 76.45% 77.07% 70.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1555 1539 1023
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 110 62
Average hourly rate £35.00 £31.25 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -2.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £18.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Change Control Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Change Control
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Control across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Change Control Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Change Control
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Change Control Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Change Control
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Control across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Change Control Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Somerset -3 17 £675 +58.82%
Bristol +5 16 £413 +0.12% 5
Gloucestershire -5 15 £488 +52.34% 2
Wiltshire +5 8 £425 +14.08% 2
Change Control
England

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 50 (44.25%) Security Cleared
2 42 (37.17%) Finance
3 41 (36.28%) PRINCE2
4 33 (29.20%) Microsoft
4 33 (29.20%) Retail
5 32 (28.32%) ITIL
6 29 (25.66%) SC Cleared
7 27 (23.89%) UML
8 24 (21.24%) Manufacturing
9 21 (18.58%) ISO 9000
9 21 (18.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 21 (18.58%) Information Security
10 20 (17.70%) DV Cleared
11 19 (16.81%) Management Information System
11 19 (16.81%) SOA
12 18 (15.93%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (15.04%) ISEB
13 17 (15.04%) Project Management
14 16 (14.16%) Workflow
14 16 (14.16%) CRM
14 16 (14.16%) .NET
14 16 (14.16%) SAP
14 16 (14.16%) .NET Framework
15 15 (13.27%) Banking
15 15 (13.27%) MS Project
15 15 (13.27%) Web Services
15 15 (13.27%) GIS
16 14 (12.39%) Change Management
16 14 (12.39%) Risk Management
16 14 (12.39%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 (12.39%) CMS
2 4 (3.54%) SAS
3 3 (2.65%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.65%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.77%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.88%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.88%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (0.88%) JCAPS
5 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.88%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 15 (13.27%) MS Project
2 8 (7.08%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.42%) MS Office
4 4 (3.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.88%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.88%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.88%) Summit
1 1 (0.88%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.08%) Firewall
2 2 (1.77%) LAN
2 2 (1.77%) WAN
3 1 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.88%) Wireless
3 1 (0.88%) SAN
3 1 (0.88%) HTTP
3 1 (0.88%) PPP
3 1 (0.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.54%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 4 (3.54%) Base SAS
1 4 (3.54%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 4 (3.54%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.65%) NoSQL
2 3 (2.65%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.77%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.88%) MySQL
4 1 (0.88%) MS Access
4 1 (0.88%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (6.19%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (2.65%) Maven
2 3 (2.65%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.77%) Subversion
4 1 (0.88%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 1 (0.88%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 42 (37.17%) Finance
2 33 (29.20%) Retail
3 24 (21.24%) Manufacturing
4 15 (13.27%) Banking
5 9 (7.96%) Retail Banking
6 5 (4.42%) Aerospace
7 4 (3.54%) Automotive
8 3 (2.65%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.77%) Local Government
10 1 (0.88%) Military
10 1 (0.88%) Law
10 1 (0.88%) Electronics
10 1 (0.88%) Avionics
10 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (23.01%) Architect
2 24 (21.24%) Solutions Architect
3 20 (17.70%) Analyst
4 15 (13.27%) Project Manager
5 13 (11.50%) PMO Analyst
6 9 (7.96%) Project Support Officer
6 9 (7.96%) Project Officer
7 8 (7.08%) Programme Office Analyst
7 8 (7.08%) Programme Analyst
8 7 (6.19%) Software Engineer
9 6 (5.31%) Developer
9 6 (5.31%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (5.31%) Administrator
10 4 (3.54%) Change Manager
10 4 (3.54%) Business Analyst
10 4 (3.54%) Programme Manager
11 3 (2.65%) Service Manager
11 3 (2.65%) Java Developer
11 3 (2.65%) PMO Manager
12 2 (1.77%) SAS Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.16%) .NET
1 16 (14.16%) .NET Framework
2 15 (13.27%) Web Services
3 9 (7.96%) Middleware
4 3 (2.65%) EJB
4 3 (2.65%) RESTful
5 2 (1.77%) JSP
5 2 (1.77%) Servlets
5 2 (1.77%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.88%) J2EE
6 1 (0.88%) COM
6 1 (0.88%) XML
6 1 (0.88%) JMS
6 1 (0.88%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.81%) Management Information System
2 15 (13.27%) GIS
3 7 (6.19%) Statistics
4 4 (3.54%) NHS
5 3 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.77%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.77%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.88%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.88%) DTV
7 1 (0.88%) Replication
7 1 (0.88%) Clustering
7 1 (0.88%) Informatics
7 1 (0.88%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.88%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.50%) Windows
2 5 (4.42%) Linux
3 3 (2.65%) CentOS
3 3 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.88%) SUSE
4 1 (0.88%) Solaris
4 1 (0.88%) UNIX
4 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (0.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (36.28%) PRINCE2
2 32 (28.32%) ITIL
3 27 (23.89%) UML
4 21 (18.58%) Information Security
5 19 (16.81%) SOA
6 18 (15.93%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (15.04%) Project Management
8 16 (14.16%) Workflow
8 16 (14.16%) CRM
9 14 (12.39%) Change Management
9 14 (12.39%) Risk Management
9 14 (12.39%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (12.39%) Content Management
10 10 (8.85%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (7.96%) Configuration Management
11 9 (7.96%) Requirements Management
12 8 (7.08%) Document Management
12 8 (7.08%) Programme Management
12 8 (7.08%) Project Planning
12 8 (7.08%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.39%) VB
2 13 (11.50%) C
2 13 (11.50%) C#
3 5 (4.42%) Java
3 5 (4.42%) Embedded C
4 3 (2.65%) Python
4 3 (2.65%) Ruby
4 3 (2.65%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.77%) C++
5 2 (1.77%) SQL
6 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.88%) VB6
6 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 50 (44.25%) Security Cleared
2 29 (25.66%) SC Cleared
3 20 (17.70%) DV Cleared
4 17 (15.04%) ISEB
5 8 (7.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (3.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (3.54%) Degree
7 2 (1.77%) APMP
8 1 (0.88%) CCSA
8 1 (0.88%) MCP
8 1 (0.88%) CCNP
8 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.88%) CISSP
8 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (18.58%) ISO 9000
1 21 (18.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.42%) DO-178B
3 4 (3.54%) SLA
4 2 (1.77%) QA
5 1 (0.88%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.88%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.88%) P3O
5 1 (0.88%) COREP
System Software
1 9 (7.96%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.65%) vCloud
4 1 (0.88%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.88%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (5.31%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (3.54%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.54%) Puppet
3 1 (0.88%) ARCserve
3 1 (0.88%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 33 (29.20%) Microsoft
2 16 (14.16%) SAP
3 8 (7.08%) Symantec
3 8 (7.08%) McAfee
3 8 (7.08%) VMware
4 7 (6.19%) CommVault
5 5 (4.42%) CheckPoint
5 5 (4.42%) Oracle
6 4 (3.54%) Serena
7 2 (1.77%) Cisco
8 1 (0.88%) IBM
8 1 (0.88%) EMC
8 1 (0.88%) Ariba
8 1 (0.88%) Citrix
8 1 (0.88%) Brocade
8 1 (0.88%) Veeam
8 1 (0.88%) Zerto
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