The first table below looks at the demand for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Swindon region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Control
Rank 39 22 37
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +15
Contract jobs citing Change Control 10 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.25% 5.93% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 7.44% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 3
Average daily rate £371 £349 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.23% -1.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £345
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £32.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.06% +28.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
347 215 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 78.15% 79.63% 69.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 176 189
Average daily rate £413 £423 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.36% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 6
Average hourly rate £23.00 £13.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.37% +12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Change Control
Wiltshire

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Change Control across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Change Control Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Change Control
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Change Control Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Change Control
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 15 (88.24%) Finance
2 14 (82.35%) Change Management
3 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
3 13 (76.47%) MS Project
4 12 (70.59%) Banking
4 12 (70.59%) Retail
4 12 (70.59%) Retail Banking
5 2 (11.76%) Dependency Management
5 2 (11.76%) QA
5 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
5 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
6 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
6 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
6 1 (5.88%) MS Office
6 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.88%) Publishing
6 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
6 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.88%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (76.47%) MS Project
2 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.88%) MS Office
General
1 15 (88.24%) Finance
2 12 (70.59%) Banking
2 12 (70.59%) Retail
2 12 (70.59%) Retail Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Analyst
1 15 (88.24%) PMO Analyst
2 12 (70.59%) Programme Office Analyst
2 12 (70.59%) Programme Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Change Manager
4 1 (5.88%) PMO Lead
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Change Management
2 2 (11.76%) Dependency Management
2 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
3 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (5.88%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft