The table below looks at the statistics for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Control
Rank 191 173 185
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +12
Contract jobs citing Change Control 700 774 653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.30% 1.36% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 1.70% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 452 481 409
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-10.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 37 18
Median hourly rate £27.50 £28.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.50% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £21.21 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £50.00 £39.28
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £29.25 £33.84
% change year-on-year
-5.98% -13.56%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44682 45591 43036
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.74% 79.87% 78.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 29538 29583 26703
Median daily rate £435 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1052 1197 1205
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend

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

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Change Control
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Control within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Change Control Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Change Control
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Change Control Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Change Control
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Control within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Change Control Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Change Control
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 28 July 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
England -29 627 £400 +4.57% 134
London -44 221 £450 +12.50% 42
South East +2 125 £340 -2.85% 34
East of England +43 52 £340 +6.66% 12
Berkshire +5 51 £322 -5.29% 8
South West -3 50 £350 -21.34% 8
North East -12 50 £300 +6.38% 1
West Midlands -26 47 £385 +2.66% 6
City of London +15 42 £413 +10.00% 14
North West +3 39 £400 +14.28% 18
Scotland -29 38 £325 -7.14% 4
Yorkshire -6 29 £388 -6.06% 8
Newcastle upon Tyne -39 28 £224 -20.56% 1
Tyne and Wear -43 28 £224 -20.56% 1
Hampshire -11 23 £335 +6.34% 3
Durham +25 22 £300 +3.44%
Surrey +6 21 £413 +3.12% 1
West Yorkshire -12 21 £343 -16.96% 3
Essex +18 19 £296 -15.42% 1
Gloucestershire +14 18 £425 -5.02%
Manchester -7 17 £400 +14.28% 9
Bracknell +2 16 £311 +8.26% 1
Cambridgeshire +27 14 £345 - 5
Wiltshire -3 14 £265 -33.75%
Bristol +1 13 £400 -10.86% 2
Wales +10 12 £300 -11.03% 1
Swindon -4 12 £265 -31.61%
Edinburgh -6 12 £300 -14.04% 4
Leeds -15 12 £750 +75.43% 3
South Wales +13 11 £300 -7.61% 1

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 with a requirement for Change Control.

1 445 (32.11%) Finance
2 430 (31.02%) Project Management
3 276 (19.91%) Microsoft
4 254 (18.33%) Security Cleared
5 229 (16.52%) ITIL
6 218 (15.73%) PRINCE2
7 199 (14.36%) Stakeholder Management
8 196 (14.14%) Windows
9 186 (13.42%) Agile Software Development
10 178 (12.84%) SC Cleared
11 165 (11.90%) MS Excel
12 156 (11.26%) Change Management
13 155 (11.18%) SQL
14 146 (10.53%) Risk Management
15 145 (10.46%) Firewall
16 143 (10.32%) MS Project
17 136 (9.81%) Configuration Management
18 133 (9.60%) Active Directory
19 132 (9.52%) Linux
20 128 (9.24%) Management Information System
21 123 (8.87%) Oracle
22 116 (8.37%) SQL Server
22 116 (8.37%) SharePoint
23 115 (8.30%) Cisco
24 113 (8.15%) HP
25 112 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
26 108 (7.79%) Migration
26 108 (7.79%) Degree
27 104 (7.50%) Data Centre
28 102 (7.36%) Programme Management

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 116 (8.37%) SharePoint
2 54 (3.90%) IIS
3 41 (2.96%) Apache
4 38 (2.74%) MS Exchange
5 28 (2.02%) JBoss
6 17 (1.23%) WebSphere
7 16 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
8 14 (1.01%) Confluence
8 14 (1.01%) Tomcat
8 14 (1.01%) WebLogic
9 13 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
10 11 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
10 11 (0.79%) IBM Notes
11 10 (0.72%) Moodle
12 9 (0.65%) CMS
12 9 (0.65%) SAS
12 9 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
13 8 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
13 8 (0.58%) OpenStack
13 8 (0.58%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 165 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 143 (10.32%) MS Project
3 99 (7.14%) MS Office
4 64 (4.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 54 (3.90%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 6 (0.43%) Open Workbench
9 5 (0.36%) AutoCAD
10 4 (0.29%) Simulink
10 4 (0.29%) SPSS
11 1 (0.072%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 18 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
4 9 (0.65%) CA PPM
5 8 (0.58%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 7 (0.51%) Oracle Payables
6 7 (0.51%) RMDS
7 6 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 5 (0.36%) Eloqua
8 5 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
8 5 (0.36%) SAP ERP
9 4 (0.29%) assyst
9 4 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (0.29%) SAP CO
9 4 (0.29%) SAP FI
9 4 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
9 4 (0.29%) SAP R/3
10 3 (0.22%) Oracle 11i
11 2 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.66%) Office 365
2 15 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.58%) Mimecast
4 8 (0.58%) SaaS
5 3 (0.22%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.14%) GitHub
6 2 (0.14%) iTunes
6 2 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (0.14%) Yammer
7 1 (0.072%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.072%) Force.com
7 1 (0.072%) Google Play
7 1 (0.072%) IaaS
7 1 (0.072%) PaaS
7 1 (0.072%) Taleo
7 1 (0.072%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 145 (10.46%) Firewall
2 92 (6.64%) SAN
3 62 (4.47%) TCP/IP
4 61 (4.40%) DNS
5 58 (4.18%) WAN
6 52 (3.75%) Network Security
7 51 (3.68%) Internet
7 51 (3.68%) LAN
8 43 (3.10%) BGP
9 42 (3.03%) SSL
10 41 (2.96%) DHCP
11 34 (2.45%) Wireless
12 33 (2.38%) LDAP
13 29 (2.09%) VPN
14 27 (1.95%) Cisco ASA
14 27 (1.95%) VoIP
15 26 (1.88%) IPsec
16 25 (1.80%) Intranet
16 25 (1.80%) OSPF
17 21 (1.52%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (8.37%) SQL Server
2 31 (2.24%) Relational Database
2 31 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (1.80%) MySQL
4 22 (1.59%) Oracle Database
4 22 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
6 18 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
8 16 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 14 (1.01%) MS Access
11 13 (0.94%) RDBMS
12 12 (0.87%) MongoDB
13 9 (0.65%) NoSQL
14 8 (0.58%) DB2
15 7 (0.51%) Hadoop
16 6 (0.43%) Big Data
16 6 (0.43%) HBase
Development Applications
1 47 (3.39%) JIRA
2 37 (2.67%) Git (software)
3 35 (2.53%) Visual Studio
4 25 (1.80%) Subversion
5 19 (1.37%) Jenkins
6 15 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 13 (0.94%) Artifactory
8 11 (0.79%) JUnit
8 11 (0.79%) Maven
9 8 (0.58%) Ant
9 8 (0.58%) Cucumber
9 8 (0.58%) Selenium
10 7 (0.51%) Gradle
10 7 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (0.43%) Rational DOORS
12 5 (0.36%) Eclipse
12 5 (0.36%) StarTeam
13 4 (0.29%) Checkstyle
13 4 (0.29%) Hudson
13 4 (0.29%) Oracle APEX
General
1 445 (32.11%) Finance
2 96 (6.93%) Banking
3 68 (4.91%) Telecoms
4 42 (3.03%) Retail
5 36 (2.60%) Manufacturing
6 30 (2.16%) Legal
7 27 (1.95%) Financial Institution
8 25 (1.80%) Automotive
9 17 (1.23%) Marketing
10 16 (1.15%) Law
11 14 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
12 12 (0.87%) Billing
13 9 (0.65%) Electronics
13 9 (0.65%) Front Office
13 9 (0.65%) Investment Banking
14 6 (0.43%) Aerospace
14 6 (0.43%) Spanish Language
15 4 (0.29%) Local Government
15 4 (0.29%) Military
15 4 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 252 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 233 (16.81%) Analyst
3 101 (7.29%) Developer
4 71 (5.12%) PMO Analyst
5 66 (4.76%) Network Engineer
6 57 (4.11%) Administrator
7 54 (3.90%) IT Manager
8 50 (3.61%) Consultant
9 42 (3.03%) Business Analyst
10 41 (2.96%) Programme Manager
11 40 (2.89%) IT Project Manager
12 37 (2.67%) Senior Manager
13 36 (2.60%) Delivery Manager
13 36 (2.60%) Service Analyst
14 35 (2.53%) Coordinator
15 32 (2.31%) Senior Project Manager
15 32 (2.31%) Support Analyst
16 31 (2.24%) DBA
17 29 (2.09%) Infrastructure Manager
18 28 (2.02%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (3.39%) .NET
2 37 (2.67%) XML
3 35 (2.53%) jQuery
4 34 (2.45%) HTML
5 33 (2.38%) CSS
6 21 (1.52%) Classic ASP
7 20 (1.44%) DCOM
8 18 (1.30%) HTML5
9 15 (1.08%) 802.1X
10 14 (1.01%) .NET Framework
11 13 (0.94%) Software Packaging
12 12 (0.87%) CSS3
12 12 (0.87%) XHTML
13 11 (0.79%) Hibernate
13 11 (0.79%) Middleware
13 11 (0.79%) Spring
14 10 (0.72%) ASP.NET
14 10 (0.72%) Web Services
14 10 (0.72%) WebSphere MQ
15 8 (0.58%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 128 (9.24%) Management Information System
2 112 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
3 104 (7.50%) Data Centre
4 60 (4.33%) PMI
5 39 (2.81%) Clustering
6 30 (2.16%) Computer Science
7 24 (1.73%) NHS
8 22 (1.59%) PKI
9 17 (1.23%) Virtual Team
10 15 (1.08%) Private Cloud
11 14 (1.01%) User Experience
12 13 (0.94%) Mainframe
12 13 (0.94%) Mobile App
13 12 (0.87%) Blackberry
13 12 (0.87%) CMDB
13 12 (0.87%) Hedge funds
13 12 (0.87%) Replication
14 11 (0.79%) Driving Licence
15 10 (0.72%) Data Integration
15 10 (0.72%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 196 (14.14%) Windows
2 132 (9.52%) Linux
3 89 (6.42%) Unix
4 72 (5.19%) Windows Server
5 61 (4.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 55 (3.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 46 (3.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 34 (2.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 28 (2.02%) Solaris
10 25 (1.80%) Windows 7
11 19 (1.37%) CentOS
12 18 (1.30%) Windows XP
13 17 (1.23%) AIX
14 12 (0.87%) Ubuntu
15 10 (0.72%) Mac OS X
16 9 (0.65%) Windows 8
17 8 (0.58%) Windows Vista
18 4 (0.29%) VMS
19 3 (0.22%) MVS
19 3 (0.22%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 430 (31.02%) Project Management
2 229 (16.52%) ITIL
3 218 (15.73%) PRINCE2
4 199 (14.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 186 (13.42%) Agile Software Development
6 156 (11.26%) Change Management
7 146 (10.53%) Risk Management
8 136 (9.81%) Configuration Management
9 108 (7.79%) Migration
10 102 (7.36%) Programme Management
11 82 (5.92%) Service Delivery
11 82 (5.92%) Service Management
12 76 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
13 70 (5.05%) Scrum
14 66 (4.76%) Quality Management
14 66 (4.76%) Waterfall
15 63 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
15 63 (4.55%) Project Planning
16 60 (4.33%) Programme Governance
17 59 (4.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 155 (11.18%) SQL
2 63 (4.55%) PL/SQL
3 60 (4.33%) Java
4 58 (4.18%) C
5 44 (3.17%) PowerShell
6 43 (3.10%) JavaScript
7 42 (3.03%) Shell Script
8 41 (2.96%) Python
9 39 (2.81%) T-SQL
10 37 (2.67%) VB
11 35 (2.53%) Perl
12 34 (2.45%) C#
13 23 (1.66%) PHP
14 21 (1.52%) VB6
15 20 (1.44%) VBA
16 14 (1.01%) Ruby
17 11 (0.79%) Bash Shell
18 6 (0.43%) COBOL
18 6 (0.43%) MATLAB
19 5 (0.36%) XAML
Qualifications
1 254 (18.33%) Security Cleared
2 178 (12.84%) SC Cleared
3 108 (7.79%) Degree
4 83 (5.99%) PMI Certification
5 54 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
6 53 (3.82%) PMP
7 47 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 43 (3.10%) Microsoft Certification
9 38 (2.74%) CCNP
10 30 (2.16%) DV Cleared
11 28 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
12 24 (1.73%) BPSS Clearance
12 24 (1.73%) CCNA
13 21 (1.52%) MCSE
14 20 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 15 (1.08%) CISSP
15 15 (1.08%) ISEB
16 11 (0.79%) JNCIA
16 11 (0.79%) MCP
17 10 (0.72%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (5.48%) QA
2 60 (4.33%) SLA
3 27 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
5 20 (1.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 13 (0.94%) PCI DSS
7 12 (0.87%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 11 (0.79%) Data Quality
9 8 (0.58%) GPG13
9 8 (0.58%) GxP
10 6 (0.43%) GCP
11 5 (0.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 5 (0.36%) IEC 61508
12 4 (0.29%) ISO 9001
13 3 (0.22%) JSP 440
13 3 (0.22%) P3O
13 3 (0.22%) WAI
13 3 (0.22%) WCAG
14 2 (0.14%) COBIT
14 2 (0.14%) DO-178B
System Software
1 133 (9.60%) Active Directory
2 37 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (2.53%) vSphere
4 20 (1.44%) Virtual Machines
5 17 (1.23%) Hyper-V
6 14 (1.01%) iptables
6 14 (1.01%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 12 (0.87%) Postfix
7 12 (0.87%) Sendmail
8 10 (0.72%) Docker
8 10 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
9 9 (0.65%) KVM
9 9 (0.65%) Time Sharing Option
10 8 (0.58%) StorNext
10 8 (0.58%) VMware ESX
10 8 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (0.51%) Firmware
11 7 (0.51%) Xsan
12 6 (0.43%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 6 (0.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 45 (3.25%) Puppet
2 36 (2.60%) SCCM
3 30 (2.16%) Nagios
4 18 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (1.15%) Microsoft Clustering
6 15 (1.08%) NetBackup
7 14 (1.01%) Data Guard
7 14 (1.01%) Oracle RMAN
8 13 (0.94%) SCOM
9 10 (0.72%) Cobbler
9 10 (0.72%) OSSEC
10 9 (0.65%) Cacti
10 9 (0.65%) SmokePing
10 9 (0.65%) WSUS
11 7 (0.51%) Cisco Prime
11 7 (0.51%) EMC VPLEX
11 7 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
11 7 (0.51%) NSN NetAct
11 7 (0.51%) SolarWinds Orion
12 6 (0.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 276 (19.91%) Microsoft
2 123 (8.87%) Oracle
3 115 (8.30%) Cisco
4 113 (8.15%) HP
5 84 (6.06%) VMware
6 82 (5.92%) CheckPoint
7 65 (4.69%) Red Hat
8 52 (3.75%) SAP
9 48 (3.46%) Citrix
10 45 (3.25%) Juniper
11 41 (2.96%) F5
12 36 (2.60%) SolarWinds
13 28 (2.02%) IBM
13 28 (2.02%) Palo Alto
14 27 (1.95%) Remedy
15 24 (1.73%) EMC
16 20 (1.44%) ServiceNow
16 20 (1.44%) Siebel
17 19 (1.37%) Splunk
18 17 (1.23%) Rally
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
West Sussex
Networkers
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sheffield
aap3
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + Travel Expenses
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Cyber Team
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Somerset
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
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Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
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Chester
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Watford
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: Excellent
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City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
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London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £575.00 per day
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
LA International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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Cheshire
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