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 1 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Control
Rank 74 78 75
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing Change Control 72 66 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.21% 2.15% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 2.83% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 49 41
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£588 £371 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.56% +14.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £286 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £743 £526 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £356 £335
% change year-on-year
+10.40% +6.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 4
Average hourly rate £40.13 - £21.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.85 - £20.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 - £26.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.72 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+11.70% -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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2473 2333 1748
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 76.07% 76.02% 71.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1606 1423 1101
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 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 92 70
Average hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.87 £12.31 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

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 1 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 1 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 1 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 28 £675 +54.28% 5
Bristol +1 15 £375 -6.25% 7
Gloucestershire -5 15 £488 +52.34% 3
Wiltshire -2 10 £413 +11.47% 1
Dorset +4 2 £263 -41.66%
Change Control
England

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 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 52 (41.27%) Finance
2 51 (40.48%) Security Cleared
3 39 (30.95%) PRINCE2
4 35 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 33 (26.19%) Retail
6 32 (25.40%) ITIL
7 30 (23.81%) SC Cleared
8 27 (21.43%) UML
9 24 (19.05%) Manufacturing
10 21 (16.67%) Information Security
10 21 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 21 (16.67%) ISO 9000
11 20 (15.87%) Management Information System
11 20 (15.87%) DV Cleared
12 19 (15.08%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (15.08%) SOA
13 18 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (13.49%) Project Management
14 17 (13.49%) ISEB
15 16 (12.70%) Risk Management
15 16 (12.70%) Change Management
15 16 (12.70%) CRM
15 16 (12.70%) SAP
15 16 (12.70%) .NET
15 16 (12.70%) MS Project
15 16 (12.70%) Banking
15 16 (12.70%) Workflow
15 16 (12.70%) .NET Framework
16 15 (11.90%) Base SAS
16 15 (11.90%) SAS Enterprise Guide

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 15 (11.90%) SAS
2 14 (11.11%) CMS
3 3 (2.38%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.38%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.79%) JCAPS
5 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.79%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.79%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.79%) Apache
5 1 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.79%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (12.70%) MS Project
2 7 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.17%) MS Office
3 4 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.79%) Open Workbench
4 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.79%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.79%) Summit
1 1 (0.79%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.79%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.35%) Firewall
2 2 (1.59%) DNS
2 2 (1.59%) LAN
2 2 (1.59%) WAN
3 1 (0.79%) SSL
3 1 (0.79%) HTTP
3 1 (0.79%) PPP
3 1 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.79%) Wireless
3 1 (0.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.90%) Base SAS
1 15 (11.90%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 15 (11.90%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 4 (3.17%) Oracle Database
2 4 (3.17%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.17%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (2.38%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.79%) DB2
5 1 (0.79%) MySQL
5 1 (0.79%) MS Access
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (0.79%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.79%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (5.56%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (2.38%) Maven
2 3 (2.38%) Subversion
2 3 (2.38%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.59%) Rational Application Developer
3 2 (1.59%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
General
1 52 (41.27%) Finance
2 33 (26.19%) Retail
3 24 (19.05%) Manufacturing
4 16 (12.70%) Banking
5 10 (7.94%) Retail Banking
6 4 (3.17%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.17%) Aerospace
7 3 (2.38%) Automotive
8 2 (1.59%) Local Government
9 1 (0.79%) Avionics
9 1 (0.79%) Marketing
9 1 (0.79%) Military
9 1 (0.79%) Law
9 1 (0.79%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26 (20.63%) Architect
2 24 (19.05%) Analyst
2 24 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
3 14 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
4 12 (9.52%) Developer
4 12 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 9 (7.14%) Programme Analyst
5 9 (7.14%) Project Support Officer
5 9 (7.14%) Programme Office Analyst
5 9 (7.14%) Project Officer
6 7 (5.56%) SAS Developer
7 6 (4.76%) Administrator
7 6 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (4.76%) Programme Manager
7 6 (4.76%) Software Engineer
8 5 (3.97%) SAS Data Analyst
8 5 (3.97%) Data Analyst
8 5 (3.97%) SAS Analyst
8 5 (3.97%) Lead Developer
9 4 (3.17%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.70%) .NET
1 16 (12.70%) .NET Framework
2 15 (11.90%) Web Services
3 10 (7.94%) Middleware
4 4 (3.17%) EJB
5 3 (2.38%) RESTful
5 3 (2.38%) Hibernate
5 3 (2.38%) Servlets
6 2 (1.59%) JSP
7 1 (0.79%) EJB 3.0
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.79%) J2EE
7 1 (0.79%) COM
7 1 (0.79%) XML
7 1 (0.79%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.87%) Management Information System
2 15 (11.90%) GIS
3 7 (5.56%) Statistics
4 3 (2.38%) NHS
4 3 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.59%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (1.59%) Clustering
5 2 (1.59%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.59%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.79%) Open Source
6 1 (0.79%) Informatics
6 1 (0.79%) Replication
6 1 (0.79%) DTV
6 1 (0.79%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.79%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.90%) Windows
2 6 (4.76%) Linux
3 3 (2.38%) CentOS
3 3 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.59%) UNIX
5 1 (0.79%) Android
5 1 (0.79%) AIX
5 1 (0.79%) Solaris
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (30.95%) PRINCE2
2 32 (25.40%) ITIL
3 27 (21.43%) UML
4 21 (16.67%) Information Security
5 19 (15.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (15.08%) SOA
6 18 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (13.49%) Project Management
8 16 (12.70%) Risk Management
8 16 (12.70%) Change Management
8 16 (12.70%) CRM
8 16 (12.70%) Workflow
9 15 (11.90%) ETL
10 14 (11.11%) Content Management
11 10 (7.94%) Configuration Management
11 10 (7.94%) Programme Management
11 10 (7.94%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (6.35%) Document Management
12 8 (6.35%) Requirements Management
12 8 (6.35%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.11%) VB
2 13 (10.32%) C
2 13 (10.32%) C#
3 6 (4.76%) Java
4 4 (3.17%) Embedded C
5 3 (2.38%) Ruby
5 3 (2.38%) Python
5 3 (2.38%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.59%) SQL
6 2 (1.59%) C++
7 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.79%) VB6
7 1 (0.79%) COBOL
7 1 (0.79%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (40.48%) Security Cleared
2 30 (23.81%) SC Cleared
3 20 (15.87%) DV Cleared
4 17 (13.49%) ISEB
5 8 (6.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (3.17%) Degree
6 4 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.59%) APMP
8 1 (0.79%) CCSA
8 1 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.79%) MCP
8 1 (0.79%) CCNP
8 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.79%) CISSP
8 1 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 21 (16.67%) ISO 9000
2 5 (3.97%) SLA
3 4 (3.17%) DO-178B
4 3 (2.38%) QA
5 1 (0.79%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.79%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.79%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.79%) P3O
5 1 (0.79%) COREP
System Software
1 9 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.38%) vCloud
4 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.79%) XenApp
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.79%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.79%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (3.17%) Puppet
2 4 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.79%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.79%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.79%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.79%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 35 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 16 (12.70%) SAP
3 9 (7.14%) VMware
4 8 (6.35%) Symantec
4 8 (6.35%) McAfee
5 7 (5.56%) CommVault
5 7 (5.56%) CheckPoint
6 6 (4.76%) Oracle
7 3 (2.38%) Serena
8 2 (1.59%) Cisco
8 2 (1.59%) IBM
9 1 (0.79%) Veeam
9 1 (0.79%) Brocade
9 1 (0.79%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.79%) Sun
9 1 (0.79%) EMC
9 1 (0.79%) Ariba
9 1 (0.79%) Citrix
9 1 (0.79%) Micro Focus
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