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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Control
Rank 27 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing Change Control 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.68% 1.03% 2.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 1.47% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate £275 £135 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+103.70% -65.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £379 £371
% change year-on-year
-0.99% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.75 £31.44 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+35.97% +14.32%
Change Control
West Midlands

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
117 68 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 80.14% 70.10% 73.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 45 62
Average daily rate £350 £350 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Average hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -42.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Change Control across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) People Management

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) ICT Manager
1 1 (100.00%) ICT Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) People Management
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery