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 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Change Control
UK
Rank 213 199 180
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -19
Contract jobs citing Change Control 519 631 643
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.16% 1.26% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 1.55% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 375 363
Median daily rate £400 £396 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.07% -1.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £250 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 26 17
Median hourly rate £27.50 £37.13 £30.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% +22.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.75 £15.18 £18.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £38.63 £32.67
% change year-on-year
-28.80% +18.22%

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
36787 40770 39839
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.22% 81.73% 78.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 24383 26360 25795
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 934 1195 1065
Median hourly rate £33.28 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 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
England -37 459 £400 - 85
London -5 181 £450 - 30
South East -31 72 £419 +15.91% 16
North East +2 49 £350 +7.69% 1
Tyne and Wear +2 49 £350 +7.69% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne 0 48 £350 +26.12% 1
South West -5 45 £394 +1.67% 6
Scotland +17 34 £325 +18.39% 3
Yorkshire +2 24 £328 -16.87% 8
Berkshire -12 23 £450 +12.50% 5
East Midlands +13 22 £163 -56.66% 3
North West -11 22 £405 -1.81% 9
East of England -18 22 £363 +11.53% 4
City of London -9 21 £495 +15.78% 7
Gloucestershire +4 20 £335 -0.37%
West Midlands -15 20 £390 -13.33% 8
South Wales +28 15 £433 +33.07%
Wales +18 15 £433 +33.07%
Derbyshire +8 15 £160 -57.33%
Hampshire +1 15 £325 -18.75% 4
Edinburgh +9 13 £325 +18.61% 1
West Yorkshire -3 13 £325 -18.13% 6
Surrey +15 12 £180 -45.45% 1
Glasgow +13 12 £305 -21.29% 2
Manchester -2 11 £425 +23.63% 6
Leeds -6 11 £325 -18.75% 1
Reading +11 10 £450 +12.50%
Derby +3 10 £163 -56.66%
Wiltshire -12 10 £288 -28.12% 1
Bristol 0 8 £410 +15.08% 5

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 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 with a requirement for Change Control.

1 378 (35.00%) Finance
2 337 (31.20%) Project Management
3 225 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 222 (20.56%) Security Cleared
5 203 (18.80%) PRINCE2
6 169 (15.65%) Microsoft
7 158 (14.63%) Windows
8 153 (14.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 150 (13.89%) SC Cleared
10 147 (13.61%) ITIL
11 142 (13.15%) SQL
12 135 (12.50%) Programme Management
13 127 (11.76%) Change Management
14 125 (11.57%) Configuration Management
15 114 (10.56%) Oracle
16 109 (10.09%) Risk Management
17 107 (9.91%) MS Excel
18 106 (9.81%) Linux
19 103 (9.54%) Unix
19 103 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
20 96 (8.89%) Cisco
21 95 (8.80%) MS Project
22 92 (8.52%) Java
23 89 (8.24%) Active Directory
24 85 (7.87%) Management Information System
25 84 (7.78%) Data Centre
26 83 (7.69%) MS Office
27 80 (7.41%) Firewall
28 76 (7.04%) SQL Server
28 76 (7.04%) SharePoint

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 76 (7.04%) SharePoint
2 32 (2.96%) IIS
3 30 (2.78%) Apache
4 27 (2.50%) Confluence
5 21 (1.94%) JBoss
6 17 (1.57%) WebLogic
7 16 (1.48%) Tomcat
8 13 (1.20%) WebSphere
9 12 (1.11%) FileNet
9 12 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
9 12 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
10 8 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (0.74%) MS Exchange
10 8 (0.74%) Skype for Business
11 7 (0.65%) CMS
11 7 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 7 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (0.56%) MS Project Server
12 6 (0.56%) OpenStack
13 5 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 107 (9.91%) MS Excel
2 95 (8.80%) MS Project
3 83 (7.69%) MS Office
4 58 (5.37%) MS Visio
5 56 (5.19%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.46%) Open Workbench
6 5 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.37%) AutoCAD
7 4 (0.37%) CATIA
7 4 (0.37%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 4 (0.37%) PTC Creo
7 4 (0.37%) Siemens NX
8 3 (0.28%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 12 (1.11%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 9 (0.83%) Primavera
3 8 (0.74%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (0.65%) Oracle 11i
5 6 (0.56%) Teamcenter
6 5 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.37%) Demantra
7 4 (0.37%) Markit EDM
7 4 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (0.37%) Unit4 Business World
8 3 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.19%) CA PPM
9 2 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.19%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.19%) SAP GRC
10 1 (0.093%) Maximo
10 1 (0.093%) SAP CO
10 1 (0.093%) SAP FI
10 1 (0.093%) SAP FI/CO
10 1 (0.093%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (1.76%) Office 365
3 12 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.56%) GitHub
5 6 (0.56%) SaaS
5 6 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
6 5 (0.46%) OpenShift
7 4 (0.37%) IaaS
7 4 (0.37%) TestFlight
8 2 (0.19%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.19%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.19%) SmartFocus
9 1 (0.093%) Basecamp
9 1 (0.093%) Boomi
9 1 (0.093%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.093%) HP Helion
9 1 (0.093%) iTunes
9 1 (0.093%) PaaS
9 1 (0.093%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 80 (7.41%) Firewall
2 51 (4.72%) LAN
3 50 (4.63%) TCP/IP
4 40 (3.70%) DNS
5 38 (3.52%) WAN
6 35 (3.24%) SAN
7 34 (3.15%) Internet
8 31 (2.87%) DHCP
9 29 (2.69%) Network Security
10 27 (2.50%) LDAP
11 25 (2.31%) Cisco ASA
12 23 (2.13%) Intranet
13 20 (1.85%) SSL
14 17 (1.57%) BGP
14 17 (1.57%) Multicast
15 16 (1.48%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 16 (1.48%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 16 (1.48%) WebEx
16 15 (1.39%) VoIP
17 14 (1.30%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (7.04%) SQL Server
2 57 (5.28%) Relational Database
3 41 (3.80%) Oracle Database
4 22 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
5 21 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (1.76%) Hadoop
6 19 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 18 (1.67%) Big Data
7 18 (1.67%) RDBMS
8 16 (1.48%) Oracle Reports
9 12 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
11 8 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (0.37%) BODI
13 4 (0.37%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (0.37%) Oracle Database 12c
13 4 (0.37%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 51 (4.72%) JIRA
2 35 (3.24%) Git (software)
3 23 (2.13%) Jenkins
4 15 (1.39%) Oracle Forms
5 13 (1.20%) ClearCase
5 13 (1.20%) Subversion
6 10 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (0.74%) Eclipse
7 8 (0.74%) Rational DOORS
7 8 (0.74%) Selenium
7 8 (0.74%) Visual Studio
8 7 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (0.65%) Gradle
8 7 (0.65%) Oracle APEX
8 7 (0.65%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (0.46%) SpecFlow
10 4 (0.37%) Android Studio
10 4 (0.37%) Artifactory
10 4 (0.37%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.37%) FindBugs
General
1 378 (35.00%) Finance
2 76 (7.04%) Banking
3 54 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 46 (4.26%) Retail
5 40 (3.70%) Legal
6 32 (2.96%) Manufacturing
7 18 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
8 16 (1.48%) Financial Institution
8 16 (1.48%) Law
9 15 (1.39%) Aerospace
9 15 (1.39%) Investment Banking
9 15 (1.39%) Marketing
10 12 (1.11%) Automotive
10 12 (1.11%) Front Office
11 9 (0.83%) Billing
12 7 (0.65%) Publishing
13 5 (0.46%) Advertising
13 5 (0.46%) Military
13 5 (0.46%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.37%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 201 (18.61%) Project Manager
2 150 (13.89%) Analyst
3 59 (5.46%) Network Engineer
4 58 (5.37%) Developer
5 52 (4.81%) PMO Analyst
6 48 (4.44%) Administrator
7 47 (4.35%) Programme Manager
8 46 (4.26%) Consultant
9 45 (4.17%) Business Analyst
10 33 (3.06%) IT Manager
10 33 (3.06%) Support Analyst
11 32 (2.96%) Project Officer
11 32 (2.96%) Senior Manager
12 30 (2.78%) DevOps Engineer
13 28 (2.59%) Architect
13 28 (2.59%) Infrastructure Manager
14 26 (2.41%) Senior Project Manager
15 25 (2.31%) Infrastructure Project Manager
15 25 (2.31%) Systems Administrator
16 24 (2.22%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (2.13%) .NET
1 23 (2.13%) Software Packaging
2 21 (1.94%) Middleware
3 17 (1.57%) CSS
3 17 (1.57%) HTML
4 15 (1.39%) XML
5 13 (1.20%) .NET Framework
6 12 (1.11%) WebSphere MQ
7 11 (1.02%) Entity Framework
7 11 (1.02%) Node.js
8 9 (0.83%) Apache Camel
8 9 (0.83%) Spring
9 8 (0.74%) Hibernate
10 7 (0.65%) jQuery
10 7 (0.65%) SAML
10 7 (0.65%) Web Services
11 6 (0.56%) ActiveMQ
11 6 (0.56%) ELK Stack
11 6 (0.56%) REST
12 5 (0.46%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 103 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
2 85 (7.87%) Management Information System
3 84 (7.78%) Data Centre
4 21 (1.94%) NHS
5 19 (1.76%) PMI
6 18 (1.67%) Clustering
6 18 (1.67%) Private Cloud
7 17 (1.57%) Computer Science
8 14 (1.30%) Mobile App
8 14 (1.30%) User Experience
9 10 (0.93%) Enterprise Storage
9 10 (0.93%) Equities
9 10 (0.93%) Informatics
9 10 (0.93%) Mainframe
9 10 (0.93%) Wiki
10 9 (0.83%) Blackberry
10 9 (0.83%) DataPower
10 9 (0.83%) Fixed Income
11 8 (0.74%) Data Integration
11 8 (0.74%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 158 (14.63%) Windows
2 106 (9.81%) Linux
3 103 (9.54%) Unix
4 56 (5.19%) Windows Server
5 39 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 38 (3.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (2.78%) Solaris
8 28 (2.59%) AIX
9 27 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 23 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (1.20%) Windows 7
12 8 (0.74%) HPUX
13 7 (0.65%) CentOS
13 7 (0.65%) FreeBSD
13 7 (0.65%) Ubuntu
14 6 (0.56%) Windows 10
15 5 (0.46%) Android
15 5 (0.46%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.46%) zOS
16 4 (0.37%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 337 (31.20%) Project Management
2 225 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 203 (18.80%) PRINCE2
4 153 (14.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 147 (13.61%) ITIL
6 135 (12.50%) Programme Management
7 127 (11.76%) Change Management
8 125 (11.57%) Configuration Management
9 109 (10.09%) Risk Management
10 68 (6.30%) Migration
11 63 (5.83%) Service Delivery
12 58 (5.37%) Waterfall
13 57 (5.28%) Programme Governance
14 56 (5.19%) Business Analysis
15 55 (5.09%) Scrum
16 54 (5.00%) Problem Management
17 53 (4.91%) SDLC
18 52 (4.81%) Quality Management
19 49 (4.54%) Incident Management
20 44 (4.07%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 142 (13.15%) SQL
2 92 (8.52%) Java
3 39 (3.61%) C
4 38 (3.52%) PowerShell
5 34 (3.15%) JavaScript
6 31 (2.87%) C#
6 31 (2.87%) Perl
7 27 (2.50%) PL/SQL
8 23 (2.13%) C++
9 22 (2.04%) VB
10 17 (1.57%) Shell Script
11 14 (1.30%) Python
12 10 (0.93%) T-SQL
13 9 (0.83%) VBA
14 7 (0.65%) Ruby
15 5 (0.46%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.46%) tcsh
16 4 (0.37%) Ada
16 4 (0.37%) Apple Swift
16 4 (0.37%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 222 (20.56%) Security Cleared
2 150 (13.89%) SC Cleared
3 69 (6.39%) Degree
4 56 (5.19%) Cisco Certification
5 48 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 44 (4.07%) CCNP
7 42 (3.89%) DV Cleared
8 31 (2.87%) PMP
9 27 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
9 27 (2.50%) PMI Certification
10 24 (2.22%) CCNA
11 21 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
12 18 (1.67%) MCSE
13 17 (1.57%) ISEB
14 15 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
15 11 (1.02%) APMP
15 11 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 10 (0.93%) CCDP
16 10 (0.93%) CISSP
17 9 (0.83%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (5.00%) QA
2 32 (2.96%) SLA
3 13 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (1.11%) P3O
5 8 (0.74%) GMP
6 7 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
7 6 (0.56%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.56%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.56%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.37%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 4 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.28%) GCP
9 3 (0.28%) GxP
9 3 (0.28%) PMBOK
10 2 (0.19%) GAMP
10 2 (0.19%) ISO27002
11 1 (0.093%) HL7
11 1 (0.093%) MiFID
11 1 (0.093%) MISRA
11 1 (0.093%) MISRA C
System Software
1 89 (8.24%) Active Directory
2 40 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (1.48%) vSphere
4 15 (1.39%) VMware ESX
5 14 (1.30%) Hyper-V
6 11 (1.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 9 (0.83%) GPFS
8 8 (0.74%) Veritas File System
8 8 (0.74%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 7 (0.65%) Samba
9 7 (0.65%) XenApp
10 6 (0.56%) Docker
11 5 (0.46%) Snort
11 5 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
11 5 (0.46%) XenDesktop
12 4 (0.37%) ProxySG
13 3 (0.28%) Forefront TMG
13 3 (0.28%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 3 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
13 3 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 41 (3.80%) Puppet
2 25 (2.31%) SCCM
3 24 (2.22%) NetBackup
4 20 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
5 19 (1.76%) SCOM
6 15 (1.39%) WSUS
7 10 (0.93%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 10 (0.93%) Nagios
7 10 (0.93%) Red Hat Satellite
8 8 (0.74%) HP SiteScope
8 8 (0.74%) Microsoft Clustering
8 8 (0.74%) SCVMM
9 7 (0.65%) Ansible
9 7 (0.65%) Oracle ZFS
10 6 (0.56%) Kibana
10 6 (0.56%) logstash
10 6 (0.56%) Nessus
10 6 (0.56%) SmokePing
10 6 (0.56%) WhatsUp Gold
11 5 (0.46%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 169 (15.65%) Microsoft
2 114 (10.56%) Oracle
3 96 (8.89%) Cisco
4 75 (6.94%) HP
5 67 (6.20%) VMware
6 66 (6.11%) Red Hat
7 58 (5.37%) CheckPoint
8 34 (3.15%) IBM
9 33 (3.06%) F5
10 32 (2.96%) Sun
11 30 (2.78%) SAP
12 25 (2.31%) Atlassian
13 24 (2.22%) Veritas
14 23 (2.13%) Citrix
15 21 (1.94%) Fortinet
16 20 (1.85%) Intel Security
17 19 (1.76%) Sybase
18 16 (1.48%) Symantec
19 15 (1.39%) Informatica
20 14 (1.30%) Remedy
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