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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Control
Rank 74 75 69
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Contract jobs citing Change Control 60 69 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.01% 2.30% 2.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.70% 3.00% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 48 30
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£456 £400 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.06% +19.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £275 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 6
Average hourly rate £40.38 £31.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.17% +8.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
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
2219 2303 1453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 74.39% 76.87% 70.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1464 1513 903
Average daily rate £400 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 120 69
Average hourly rate £36.45 £33.84 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.71% +5.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.15 £14.00 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Bristol +2 17 £500 +25.00%
Gloucestershire +4 15 £445 +39.06% 1
Somerset -2 15 £675 +58.82% 1
Wiltshire +6 12 £412 +11.06% 4
Change Control
England

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 48 (41.74%) Security Cleared
2 45 (39.13%) PRINCE2
3 38 (33.04%) Finance
4 36 (31.30%) ITIL
5 30 (26.09%) Microsoft
5 30 (26.09%) Retail
6 29 (25.22%) SC Cleared
7 26 (22.61%) UML
8 24 (20.87%) Manufacturing
9 23 (20.00%) Project Management
9 23 (20.00%) Information Security
10 22 (19.13%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (18.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 21 (18.26%) ISO 9000
12 19 (16.52%) SOA
12 19 (16.52%) Management Information System
13 18 (15.65%) ISEB
14 17 (14.78%) CRM
14 17 (14.78%) DV Cleared
15 16 (13.91%) .NET Framework
15 16 (13.91%) Workflow
15 16 (13.91%) C
15 16 (13.91%) .NET
15 16 (13.91%) SAP
16 15 (13.04%) Web Services
16 15 (13.04%) GIS
17 14 (12.17%) Change Management
17 14 (12.17%) CMS
17 14 (12.17%) VB
17 14 (12.17%) Content Management

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (12.17%) CMS
2 2 (1.74%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.74%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.87%) NServiceBus
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.87%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.87%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (0.87%) JCAPS
3 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.87%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.87%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (0.87%) SAS
3 1 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (10.43%) MS Project
2 7 (6.09%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.48%) MS Office
3 4 (3.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.87%) Summit
1 1 (0.87%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.87%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.87%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.96%) Firewall
2 5 (4.35%) WAN
3 2 (1.74%) LAN
4 1 (0.87%) SAN
4 1 (0.87%) HTTP
4 1 (0.87%) DNS
4 1 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.87%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.87%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (0.87%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.87%) Base SAS
3 1 (0.87%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (0.87%) MySQL
3 1 (0.87%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (6.09%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (1.74%) Subversion
3 1 (0.87%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.87%) Maven
3 1 (0.87%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (0.87%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 38 (33.04%) Finance
2 30 (26.09%) Retail
3 24 (20.87%) Manufacturing
4 12 (10.43%) Banking
5 6 (5.22%) Aerospace
5 6 (5.22%) Retail Banking
6 5 (4.35%) Automotive
7 4 (3.48%) Telecoms
8 3 (2.61%) Law
9 2 (1.74%) Legal
9 2 (1.74%) Electronics
9 2 (1.74%) Local Government
10 1 (0.87%) Marketing
10 1 (0.87%) Avionics
10 1 (0.87%) Military
Job Titles
1 26 (22.61%) Architect
2 24 (20.87%) Solutions Architect
3 17 (14.78%) Project Manager
4 16 (13.91%) Analyst
5 10 (8.70%) PMO Analyst
6 8 (6.96%) Software Engineer
6 8 (6.96%) Project Officer
7 7 (6.09%) Project Support Officer
7 7 (6.09%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (6.09%) Administrator
8 6 (5.22%) Developer
8 6 (5.22%) Business Analyst
8 6 (5.22%) Programme Office Analyst
8 6 (5.22%) Programme Analyst
9 5 (4.35%) Change Manager
10 4 (3.48%) Programme Manager
10 4 (3.48%) Service Manager
11 3 (2.61%) Java Developer
11 3 (2.61%) IT Administrator
11 3 (2.61%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.91%) .NET Framework
1 16 (13.91%) .NET
2 15 (13.04%) Web Services
3 9 (7.83%) Middleware
4 3 (2.61%) EJB
5 2 (1.74%) Hibernate
5 2 (1.74%) JSP
5 2 (1.74%) Servlets
6 1 (0.87%) EJB 3.0
6 1 (0.87%) RESTful
6 1 (0.87%) JMS
6 1 (0.87%) XML
6 1 (0.87%) J2EE
6 1 (0.87%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.52%) Management Information System
2 15 (13.04%) GIS
3 7 (6.09%) Statistics
4 4 (3.48%) NHS
4 4 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.74%) Open Source
5 2 (1.74%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.87%) IBM XIV
6 1 (0.87%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.87%) Informatics
6 1 (0.87%) Replication
6 1 (0.87%) Clustering
6 1 (0.87%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.87%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.57%) Windows
2 3 (2.61%) Linux
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (0.87%) CentOS
3 1 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.87%) Solaris
3 1 (0.87%) UNIX
3 1 (0.87%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (39.13%) PRINCE2
2 36 (31.30%) ITIL
3 26 (22.61%) UML
4 23 (20.00%) Project Management
4 23 (20.00%) Information Security
5 22 (19.13%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (16.52%) SOA
7 17 (14.78%) CRM
8 16 (13.91%) Workflow
9 14 (12.17%) Change Management
9 14 (12.17%) Content Management
10 13 (11.30%) Risk Management
11 12 (10.43%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (10.43%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (7.83%) Programme Management
12 9 (7.83%) Configuration Management
13 8 (6.96%) Requirements Management
13 8 (6.96%) Software Engineering
14 7 (6.09%) Document Management
14 7 (6.09%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.91%) C
2 14 (12.17%) VB
3 13 (11.30%) C#
4 6 (5.22%) Embedded C
5 4 (3.48%) Java
6 2 (1.74%) SQL
7 1 (0.87%) Ruby
7 1 (0.87%) VB6
7 1 (0.87%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.87%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.87%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.87%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.87%) C++
7 1 (0.87%) Python
Qualifications
1 48 (41.74%) Security Cleared
2 29 (25.22%) SC Cleared
3 18 (15.65%) ISEB
4 17 (14.78%) DV Cleared
5 8 (6.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (4.35%) Degree
7 4 (3.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.74%) APMP
8 2 (1.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.87%) CCSA
9 1 (0.87%) MCP
9 1 (0.87%) CCNP
9 1 (0.87%) CISSP
9 1 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.87%) PMP
9 1 (0.87%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (18.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 21 (18.26%) ISO 9000
2 6 (5.22%) DO-178B
3 4 (3.48%) SLA
4 1 (0.87%) P3O
4 1 (0.87%) JTAG
4 1 (0.87%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.87%) QA
4 1 (0.87%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.87%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 9 (7.83%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.87%) vCloud
3 1 (0.87%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.87%) XenApp
3 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.87%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.87%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.74%) Puppet
2 2 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.87%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.87%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.87%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 30 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 16 (13.91%) SAP
3 8 (6.96%) Symantec
3 8 (6.96%) McAfee
3 8 (6.96%) VMware
4 7 (6.09%) CommVault
5 5 (4.35%) Serena
5 5 (4.35%) CheckPoint
6 4 (3.48%) Citrix
6 4 (3.48%) Oracle
7 2 (1.74%) Cisco
8 1 (0.87%) Zerto
8 1 (0.87%) Brocade
8 1 (0.87%) Veeam
8 1 (0.87%) IBM
8 1 (0.87%) EMC
8 1 (0.87%) QNX
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