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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Control
Rank 102 93 88
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Contract jobs citing Change Control 39 59 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.40% 1.85% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 2.28% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 34 31
Median daily rate £398 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.50% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £244 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £354
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 5
Median hourly rate £27.50 £38.25 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.10% +5.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.38 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-31.89% +6.26%
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
2222 2588 2493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 79.53% 80.98% 76.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1510 1811 1684
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 106 125
Median hourly rate £37.50 £41.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.27 £25.60 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Change Control as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 9 December 2016.

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 9 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Control within the South West region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +12 18 £185 -
Wiltshire -15 8 £403 +0.62%
Somerset +25 5 - -
Bristol -3 4 £425 +58.13% 3
Devon +7 3 £449 +38.07%
Change Control
England

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Change Control also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 39 (41.05%) Finance
2 35 (36.84%) PRINCE2
2 35 (36.84%) Security Cleared
3 33 (34.74%) Project Management
4 29 (30.53%) Risk Management
5 22 (23.16%) ITIL
6 21 (22.11%) C
6 21 (22.11%) Requirements Management
6 21 (22.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 21 (22.11%) DV Cleared
7 19 (20.00%) Document Management
7 19 (20.00%) Information Assurance
8 17 (17.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 16 (16.84%) Programme Management
9 16 (16.84%) SQL
10 13 (13.68%) SLA
10 13 (13.68%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (13.68%) SC Cleared
11 11 (11.58%) Microsoft
11 11 (11.58%) HTML
11 11 (11.58%) CSS
11 11 (11.58%) Programme Governance
12 10 (10.53%) JavaScript
12 10 (10.53%) Oracle
13 9 (9.47%) PL/SQL
13 9 (9.47%) Telecoms
13 9 (9.47%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (9.47%) Project Planning
14 8 (8.42%) C#
14 8 (8.42%) MS Project

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (8.42%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.11%) Apache
2 2 (2.11%) MS Project Server
2 2 (2.11%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.05%) IIS
3 1 (1.05%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.05%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (8.42%) MS Project
2 7 (7.37%) MS Office
3 4 (4.21%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.05%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.05%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.05%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (1.05%) Maximo
2 1 (1.05%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Office 365
2 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.05%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.26%) WebEx
2 3 (3.16%) Firewall
2 3 (3.16%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.11%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.11%) Internet
4 1 (1.05%) DHCP
4 1 (1.05%) DNS
4 1 (1.05%) FTP
4 1 (1.05%) LAN
4 1 (1.05%) SAN
4 1 (1.05%) VoIP
4 1 (1.05%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.16%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.05%) DB2
3 1 (1.05%) Essbase
3 1 (1.05%) Hyperion Smart View
3 1 (1.05%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (1.05%) MySQL
3 1 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.05%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (3.16%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.11%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.05%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.05%) NCrunch
3 1 (1.05%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.05%) PVCS
3 1 (1.05%) TeamCity
General
1 39 (41.05%) Finance
2 9 (9.47%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.16%) Aerospace
3 3 (3.16%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.11%) Military
5 1 (1.05%) Banking
5 1 (1.05%) Legal
5 1 (1.05%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 19 (20.00%) Analyst
1 19 (20.00%) Project Officer
2 13 (13.68%) Project Manager
3 11 (11.58%) Project Support Officer
3 11 (11.58%) Support Analyst
3 11 (11.58%) Support Officer
4 7 (7.37%) Siebel Analyst
4 7 (7.37%) Siebel Support Analyst
5 6 (6.32%) Developer
5 6 (6.32%) PMO Analyst
5 6 (6.32%) Programme Manager
6 5 (5.26%) Java Engineer
6 5 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
6 5 (5.26%) PMO Manager
6 5 (5.26%) Software Engineer
7 4 (4.21%) Project Control Officer
7 4 (4.21%) Service Manager
8 3 (3.16%) IT Project Manager
8 3 (3.16%) SC Cleared Project Manager
8 3 (3.16%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.58%) CSS
1 11 (11.58%) HTML
2 6 (6.32%) jQuery
3 5 (5.26%) HTML5
3 5 (5.26%) XML
4 3 (3.16%) .NET
4 3 (3.16%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.11%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.11%) JSP
6 1 (1.05%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.05%) Ionic Framework
6 1 (1.05%) JFC
6 1 (1.05%) MDX
6 1 (1.05%) Middleware
6 1 (1.05%) WCF
6 1 (1.05%) Web Services
6 1 (1.05%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.21%) NHS
2 3 (3.16%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.16%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.05%) CAN bus
4 1 (1.05%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.05%) Informatics
4 1 (1.05%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.05%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.05%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.26%) Windows
2 2 (2.11%) Linux
2 2 (2.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.05%) AIX
3 1 (1.05%) Solaris
3 1 (1.05%) SUSE
3 1 (1.05%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.05%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (36.84%) PRINCE2
2 33 (34.74%) Project Management
3 29 (30.53%) Risk Management
4 22 (23.16%) ITIL
5 21 (22.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 21 (22.11%) Requirements Management
6 19 (20.00%) Document Management
6 19 (20.00%) Information Assurance
7 16 (16.84%) Programme Management
8 13 (13.68%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (11.58%) Programme Governance
10 9 (9.47%) Project Planning
10 9 (9.47%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (8.42%) OO
11 8 (8.42%) Technical Analysis
12 7 (7.37%) CRM
12 7 (7.37%) Scrum
12 7 (7.37%) Time Management
13 6 (6.32%) Change Management
13 6 (6.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 21 (22.11%) C
2 16 (16.84%) SQL
3 10 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 9 (9.47%) PL/SQL
5 8 (8.42%) C#
6 6 (6.32%) Java
7 5 (5.26%) C++
8 2 (2.11%) Ada
9 1 (1.05%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.05%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.05%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 21 (22.11%) DV Cleared
3 17 (17.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 13 (13.68%) SC Cleared
5 5 (5.26%) Siebel Certification
6 3 (3.16%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.05%) Degree
7 1 (1.05%) HND
7 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.05%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.68%) SLA
2 2 (2.11%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (4.21%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.11%) vSphere
3 1 (1.05%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.05%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) SCCM
2 1 (1.05%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.05%) DameWare
2 1 (1.05%) Nagios
2 1 (1.05%) SCOM
2 1 (1.05%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (11.58%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.53%) Oracle
3 8 (8.42%) Siebel
4 3 (3.16%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.11%) Cisco
5 2 (2.11%) VMware
6 1 (1.05%) Citrix
6 1 (1.05%) CommVault
6 1 (1.05%) HP
6 1 (1.05%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.05%) Meru Networks
6 1 (1.05%) Northgate
6 1 (1.05%) Serena
6 1 (1.05%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.05%) Unisys