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 4 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Control
Rank 94 80 74
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Contract jobs citing Change Control 54 67 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.62% 2.06% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 2.81% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 46 31
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.17% +18.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £335 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £510 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £33.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -12.00%
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
2514 2381 1594
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.54% 73.33% 72.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1674 1570 1057
Average daily rate £400 £399 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.37% +7.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 92 76
Average hourly rate £39.25 £34.85 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.62% +54.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £16.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.27 £42.50 £43.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 4 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
Somerset +11 17 £450 +6.13% 1
Bristol -3 10 £470 +12.17% 5
Gloucestershire -3 10 £450 +18.03%
Wiltshire -23 9 £433 +4.72% 3
Dorset 0 3 £188 -
Change Control
England

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 49 (44.14%) Finance
2 40 (36.04%) PRINCE2
3 35 (31.53%) Security Cleared
4 28 (25.23%) Microsoft
5 25 (22.52%) ITIL
6 23 (20.72%) Project Management
7 22 (19.82%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (19.82%) Retail
8 21 (18.92%) SAP
9 19 (17.12%) C
9 19 (17.12%) Manufacturing
9 19 (17.12%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (16.22%) UML
11 17 (15.32%) Information Security
11 17 (15.32%) Change Management
11 17 (15.32%) Risk Management
11 17 (15.32%) SC Cleared
11 17 (15.32%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (14.41%) Programme Management
13 15 (13.51%) Management Information System
13 15 (13.51%) ISEB
13 15 (13.51%) DV Cleared
13 15 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 14 (12.61%) ISO 9000
14 14 (12.61%) CRM
14 14 (12.61%) SOA
14 14 (12.61%) Web Services
14 14 (12.61%) GIS
15 13 (11.71%) .NET
15 13 (11.71%) MS Project

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 12 (10.81%) CMS
2 4 (3.60%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.80%) JBoss
4 1 (0.90%) Apache
4 1 (0.90%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.90%) SAS
4 1 (0.90%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.90%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (0.90%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (11.71%) MS Project
2 6 (5.41%) MS Office
2 6 (5.41%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.80%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.90%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.90%) Summit
1 1 (0.90%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.50%) Firewall
2 4 (3.60%) WAN
3 3 (2.70%) WebEx
4 1 (0.90%) LAN
4 1 (0.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.90%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.90%) Base SAS
2 1 (0.90%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.90%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 8 (7.21%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.90%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (0.90%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 1 (0.90%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.90%) Subversion
General
1 49 (44.14%) Finance
2 22 (19.82%) Retail
3 19 (17.12%) Manufacturing
4 11 (9.91%) Banking
5 7 (6.31%) Retail Banking
6 6 (5.41%) Aerospace
7 5 (4.50%) Automotive
8 4 (3.60%) Telecoms
9 3 (2.70%) Legal
10 2 (1.80%) Electronics
10 2 (1.80%) Law
10 2 (1.80%) Publishing
11 1 (0.90%) Military
11 1 (0.90%) Marketing
11 1 (0.90%) Avionics
11 1 (0.90%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (15.32%) Architect
1 17 (15.32%) Solutions Architect
2 15 (13.51%) Project Manager
2 15 (13.51%) Analyst
3 12 (10.81%) PMO Analyst
4 10 (9.01%) Project Officer
5 9 (8.11%) Software Engineer
6 7 (6.31%) Administrator
6 7 (6.31%) Programme Office Analyst
6 7 (6.31%) Programme Analyst
7 6 (5.41%) Cutover Manager
7 6 (5.41%) PMO Manager
7 6 (5.41%) SAP Manager
7 6 (5.41%) Programme Manager
8 5 (4.50%) Change Manager
8 5 (4.50%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.50%) SAP Cutover Manager
9 4 (3.60%) Project Support Officer
9 4 (3.60%) Developer
9 4 (3.60%) Vendor Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.61%) Web Services
2 13 (11.71%) .NET Framework
2 13 (11.71%) .NET
3 5 (4.50%) Middleware
4 2 (1.80%) JSP
5 1 (0.90%) Servlets
5 1 (0.90%) Struts
5 1 (0.90%) EJB
5 1 (0.90%) CSS
5 1 (0.90%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.90%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.51%) Management Information System
2 14 (12.61%) GIS
3 5 (4.50%) Statistics
4 4 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.70%) NHS
5 3 (2.70%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.80%) Blog
7 1 (0.90%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.90%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.90%) DTV
7 1 (0.90%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.11%) Windows
2 3 (2.70%) Linux
3 2 (1.80%) Solaris
3 2 (1.80%) SUSE
3 2 (1.80%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.90%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (36.04%) PRINCE2
2 25 (22.52%) ITIL
3 23 (20.72%) Project Management
4 22 (19.82%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (17.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (16.22%) UML
7 17 (15.32%) Change Management
7 17 (15.32%) Risk Management
7 17 (15.32%) Information Security
7 17 (15.32%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (14.41%) Programme Management
9 14 (12.61%) SOA
9 14 (12.61%) CRM
10 12 (10.81%) Content Management
10 12 (10.81%) Integration Testing
11 11 (9.91%) Requirements Management
11 11 (9.91%) Workflow
11 11 (9.91%) Configuration Management
12 10 (9.01%) Project Planning
13 9 (8.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (17.12%) C
2 12 (10.81%) C#
3 11 (9.91%) VB
4 6 (5.41%) Embedded C
5 3 (2.70%) Java
5 3 (2.70%) SQL
6 2 (1.80%) C++
7 1 (0.90%) Ada
Qualifications
1 35 (31.53%) Security Cleared
2 17 (15.32%) SC Cleared
3 15 (13.51%) DV Cleared
3 15 (13.51%) ISEB
4 10 (9.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (4.50%) Degree
6 3 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.90%) APMP
7 1 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.90%) PMP
7 1 (0.90%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.90%) MCITP
7 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.90%) MCSE
7 1 (0.90%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (12.61%) ISO 9000
3 6 (5.41%) DO-178B
4 2 (1.80%) QA
4 2 (1.80%) SLA
5 1 (0.90%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.90%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.90%) JTAG
System Software
1 6 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.80%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.90%) SCCM
2 1 (0.90%) SCOM
2 1 (0.90%) Puppet
2 1 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (25.23%) Microsoft
2 21 (18.92%) SAP
3 5 (4.50%) Symantec
3 5 (4.50%) McAfee
3 5 (4.50%) VMware
3 5 (4.50%) Serena
3 5 (4.50%) CommVault
4 4 (3.60%) CheckPoint
5 3 (2.70%) Citrix
6 2 (1.80%) Oracle
7 1 (0.90%) QNX
7 1 (0.90%) ESRI
7 1 (0.90%) Pega
7 1 (0.90%) Veeam
7 1 (0.90%) Zerto
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