The table below looks at the statistics for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Change Control
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 25 30 16
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Contract jobs citing Change Control 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.09% 0.70% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 0.88% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £450 £275 £135
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% +103.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £38.25 £32.67
% change year-on-year
-28.10% +17.07%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
131 114 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 71.20% 79.72% 67.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 81 38
Median daily rate £338 £373 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.39% +6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £20.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+175.00% +63.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Change Control across the Staffordshire region.

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Change Control
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Change Control across the Staffordshire region.

Change Control Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Stafford - 1 - -
Tamworth - 1 £450 -
Change Control
West Midlands

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) SonarQube
2 1 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (25.00%) Case Management
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) V-Model
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Coverity
2 1 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) IEC 61508
2 1 (25.00%) wxPython
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (25.00%) Profibus
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Document Management
2 1 (25.00%) General Ledger
2 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (25.00%) Facilities Management

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Profibus
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) SonarQube
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) TestDirector
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Facilities Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Facilities Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) NHS Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Test Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Transformation Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) wxPython
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Case Management
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Document Management
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Facilities Management
2 1 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (25.00%) Coverity