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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Control
Rank 87 73 73
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Contract jobs citing Change Control 56 62 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.78% 2.18% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 2.94% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 46 45
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.50% +17.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £305 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £724 £510 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £371 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £34.75 - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.18 £27.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-8.45% -14.72%
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
2352 2112 1794
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 74.57% 74.26% 70.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1522 1286 1129
Average daily rate £400 £375 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 92 78
Average hourly rate £36.40 £23.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.89% -35.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £12.31 £13.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £39.25 £46.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 3 March 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 +7 19 £675 +26.16% 1
Wiltshire -4 10 £413 +11.47% 3
Bristol -18 10 £325 -23.52% 6
Gloucestershire -12 8 £500 +56.25% 2
Dorset -1 4 £363 +3.57%
Change Control
England

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 44 (38.26%) Finance
1 44 (38.26%) Security Cleared
2 31 (26.96%) Retail
3 30 (26.09%) PRINCE2
4 29 (25.22%) SC Cleared
5 28 (24.35%) Microsoft
6 25 (21.74%) ITIL
7 21 (18.26%) UML
8 18 (15.65%) Manufacturing
9 17 (14.78%) Information Security
9 17 (14.78%) Banking
9 17 (14.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 17 (14.78%) Configuration Management
9 17 (14.78%) ISO 9000
9 17 (14.78%) MS Project
10 15 (13.04%) Web Services
10 15 (13.04%) Project Management
10 15 (13.04%) Change Management
10 15 (13.04%) Risk Management
10 15 (13.04%) DV Cleared
10 15 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (12.17%) Base SAS
11 14 (12.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 14 (12.17%) ETL
11 14 (12.17%) SAS
11 14 (12.17%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 13 (11.30%) SOA
12 13 (11.30%) Management Information System
13 12 (10.43%) ISEB

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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%) SAS
2 10 (8.70%) CMS
3 5 (4.35%) Apache
4 3 (2.61%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.61%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.61%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.74%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.87%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.87%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.87%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.87%) JCAPS
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (14.78%) MS Project
2 7 (6.09%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.35%) MS Office
4 1 (0.87%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.87%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.35%) DNS
1 5 (4.35%) SAN
1 5 (4.35%) Firewall
2 4 (3.48%) HTTPS
2 4 (3.48%) SSH
2 4 (3.48%) PuTTY
3 2 (1.74%) WAN
4 1 (0.87%) HTTP
4 1 (0.87%) PPP
4 1 (0.87%) VPN
4 1 (0.87%) SSL
4 1 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.87%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.17%) Base SAS
1 14 (12.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 14 (12.17%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 4 (3.48%) JasperReports
2 4 (3.48%) Oracle Database
2 4 (3.48%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.48%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (3.48%) Ingres
2 4 (3.48%) RDBMS
3 3 (2.61%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.74%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.87%) DB2
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (0.87%) MS Access
5 1 (0.87%) Big Data
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (3.48%) PHPUnit
1 4 (3.48%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (2.61%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.61%) Subversion
2 3 (2.61%) Maven
3 2 (1.74%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 2 (1.74%) Rational Application Developer
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.87%) Eclipse
General
1 44 (38.26%) Finance
2 31 (26.96%) Retail
3 18 (15.65%) Manufacturing
4 17 (14.78%) Banking
5 10 (8.70%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.74%) Local Government
6 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.87%) Military
7 1 (0.87%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.87%) Automotive
7 1 (0.87%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (22.61%) Analyst
2 23 (20.00%) Architect
3 19 (16.52%) Solutions Architect
4 14 (12.17%) PMO Analyst
5 12 (10.43%) Developer
5 12 (10.43%) Project Manager
6 9 (7.83%) Programme Analyst
6 9 (7.83%) Programme Office Analyst
7 6 (5.22%) SAS Developer
7 6 (5.22%) Project Officer
7 6 (5.22%) Programme Manager
7 6 (5.22%) Project Support Officer
8 5 (4.35%) Data Analyst
8 5 (4.35%) Business Analyst
8 5 (4.35%) SAS Analyst
8 5 (4.35%) SAS Data Analyst
9 4 (3.48%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (3.48%) Programme Office Manager
9 4 (3.48%) Lead Developer
9 4 (3.48%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.04%) Web Services
2 11 (9.57%) .NET Framework
2 11 (9.57%) .NET
3 7 (6.09%) Middleware
3 7 (6.09%) Hibernate
4 4 (3.48%) DAO
4 4 (3.48%) CGI
4 4 (3.48%) HTML
4 4 (3.48%) EJB
4 4 (3.48%) CSS
4 4 (3.48%) JDBC
4 4 (3.48%) Laravel
5 3 (2.61%) Servlets
5 3 (2.61%) RESTful
6 1 (0.87%) EJB 3.0
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.87%) XML
6 1 (0.87%) JMS
6 1 (0.87%) J2EE
6 1 (0.87%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.30%) Management Information System
2 11 (9.57%) GIS
3 6 (5.22%) Clustering
4 4 (3.48%) Statistics
4 4 (3.48%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.74%) NHS
5 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.74%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.74%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.87%) IBM XIV
6 1 (0.87%) Open Source
6 1 (0.87%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.87%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.57%) Windows
2 9 (7.83%) Linux
3 7 (6.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (4.35%) UNIX
5 4 (3.48%) VMS
6 3 (2.61%) CentOS
7 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.87%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.87%) Android
7 1 (0.87%) AIX
7 1 (0.87%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (26.09%) PRINCE2
2 25 (21.74%) ITIL
3 21 (18.26%) UML
4 17 (14.78%) Configuration Management
4 17 (14.78%) Information Security
5 15 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (13.04%) Risk Management
5 15 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (13.04%) Project Management
5 15 (13.04%) Change Management
6 14 (12.17%) ETL
7 13 (11.30%) SOA
8 12 (10.43%) Workflow
8 12 (10.43%) CRM
9 10 (8.70%) Content Management
10 8 (6.96%) Programme Management
10 8 (6.96%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (6.96%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (6.96%) Migration
11 6 (5.22%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.57%) VB
2 10 (8.70%) C#
2 10 (8.70%) Java
3 9 (7.83%) C
4 7 (6.09%) Bash Shell
5 6 (5.22%) SQL
6 5 (4.35%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.48%) Perl
7 4 (3.48%) PHP
7 4 (3.48%) Korn
8 3 (2.61%) Python
8 3 (2.61%) Ruby
9 2 (1.74%) C++
10 1 (0.87%) COBOL
10 1 (0.87%) Delphi
10 1 (0.87%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.87%) Ada
10 1 (0.87%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.87%) VB6
10 1 (0.87%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 44 (38.26%) Security Cleared
2 29 (25.22%) SC Cleared
3 15 (13.04%) DV Cleared
4 12 (10.43%) ISEB
5 6 (5.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (2.61%) APMP
7 2 (1.74%) VCP4
7 2 (1.74%) Degree
7 2 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.87%) MCP
8 1 (0.87%) CCIE
8 1 (0.87%) CCNP
8 1 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.87%) CCSA
8 1 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 17 (14.78%) ISO 9000
2 3 (2.61%) SLA
2 3 (2.61%) QA
3 1 (0.87%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.87%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.87%) P3O
3 1 (0.87%) COREP
System Software
1 10 (8.70%) Active Directory
1 10 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (3.48%) NFS
3 3 (2.61%) vCloud
4 1 (0.87%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.87%) XenApp
4 1 (0.87%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.87%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (6.09%) Puppet
2 5 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.87%) ARCserve
4 1 (0.87%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.87%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.87%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 28 (24.35%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.57%) SAP
3 10 (8.70%) VMware
4 6 (5.22%) Oracle
5 5 (4.35%) Symantec
5 5 (4.35%) McAfee
6 4 (3.48%) CommVault
6 4 (3.48%) CheckPoint
7 3 (2.61%) Cisco
8 2 (1.74%) IBM
9 1 (0.87%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.87%) Sun
9 1 (0.87%) EMC
9 1 (0.87%) Citrix
9 1 (0.87%) Juniper
9 1 (0.87%) Ariba
9 1 (0.87%) Micro Focus
9 1 (0.87%) Serena
9 1 (0.87%) Blue Coat
9 1 (0.87%) Sourcefire
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