The table below looks at the statistics for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Control
Rank 46 38 22
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -16
Contract jobs citing Change Control 19 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.75% 1.48% 2.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.49% 1.91% 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 3
Average daily rate
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£300 £258 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.50% -21.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £221 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £468 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +7.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £31.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -17.33%
Change Control
North East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
544 314 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 78.84% 77.53% 75.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 220 74
Average daily rate £415 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 10 7
Average hourly rate £17.50 £32.50 £17.95
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% +81.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £16.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Change Control Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Change Control
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Control across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Change Control Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Change Control
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Change Control Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Change Control
Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Control across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Change Control Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -4 19 £300 +16.50%
Change Control
North East

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 16 (45.71%) Windows
2 13 (37.14%) DHCP
2 13 (37.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 13 (37.14%) Data Centre
3 12 (34.29%) Server Building
3 12 (34.29%) Security Cleared
3 12 (34.29%) Configuration Management
3 12 (34.29%) Migration
3 12 (34.29%) DNS
3 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
4 9 (25.71%) Linux
4 9 (25.71%) UNIX
4 9 (25.71%) Risk Management
5 8 (22.86%) MCSE
5 8 (22.86%) Perl
5 8 (22.86%) SQL
5 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (20.00%) IBM
6 7 (20.00%) Java
6 7 (20.00%) AIX
6 7 (20.00%) QA
7 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (14.29%) DataPower
8 5 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (14.29%) Software Packaging
8 5 (14.29%) Axway
8 5 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (14.29%) WebSphere
8 5 (14.29%) FileNet
8 5 (14.29%) Workflow

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 5 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 5 (14.29%) JBoss
1 5 (14.29%) FileNet
1 5 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 13 (37.14%) DHCP
2 12 (34.29%) DNS
3 5 (14.29%) SSL
3 5 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (14.29%) LDAP
4 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
4 4 (11.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Wintel Engineer
2 11 (31.43%) Build Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Programme Office Support
3 6 (17.14%) Support Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.57%) UNIX Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Wintel Support
5 3 (8.57%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) DevOps Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Coordinator
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
1 5 (14.29%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) Data Centre
2 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (14.29%) DataPower
4 2 (5.71%) Private Cloud
4 2 (5.71%) Mainframe
4 2 (5.71%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) Windows
2 9 (25.71%) Linux
2 9 (25.71%) UNIX
3 7 (20.00%) AIX
4 5 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.71%) Solaris
5 2 (5.71%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Configuration Management
1 12 (34.29%) Migration
1 12 (34.29%) Server Building
2 9 (25.71%) Risk Management
3 5 (14.29%) Workflow
4 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
4 4 (11.43%) Project Management
4 4 (11.43%) Quality Management
4 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
4 4 (11.43%) DevOps
4 4 (11.43%) Supplier Management
4 4 (11.43%) Incident Management
5 3 (8.57%) Change Management
5 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.71%) ITIL
6 2 (5.71%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (2.86%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.86%) Coaching
7 1 (2.86%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) Perl
1 8 (22.86%) SQL
2 7 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (8.57%) VB
3 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) Security Cleared
2 8 (22.86%) MCSE
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.43%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 13 (37.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (8.57%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.86%) MOM
3 1 (2.86%) SCOM
3 1 (2.86%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) IBM
3 5 (14.29%) Sun
3 5 (14.29%) Oracle
3 5 (14.29%) Siebel
3 5 (14.29%) Informatica
3 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 5 (14.29%) Axway
4 3 (8.57%) HP
5 2 (5.71%) CA