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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Control
Rank 231 196 197
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +1
Contract jobs citing Change Control 528 688 679
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.07% 1.24% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 1.53% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 416 395
Median daily rate £414 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.43% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £512 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £388 £361
% change year-on-year
-5.80% +7.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 33 27
Median hourly rate £27.50 £38.25 £33.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.10% +12.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £16.22 £20.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £49.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.38 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-31.89% +6.26%

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
40825 44928 44271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.52% 81.15% 76.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27182 29127 28771
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1081 1342 1219
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% +25.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 4 December 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 -44 463 £425 +6.25% 92
London -12 187 £500 +17.64% 27
South East -58 70 £400 +6.66% 18
North East +3 60 £340 -6.20% 1
Tyne and Wear -10 54 £340 +4.61% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -11 54 £340 -6.20% 1
South West -16 34 £349 -12.75% 5
Scotland -8 31 £325 - 6
North West -14 28 £425 -4.49% 8
Wales +15 25 £425 +30.76%
East of England -3 25 £425 - 6
South Wales +27 24 £425 +30.76%
West Midlands -24 22 £440 +25.71% 12
Hampshire -3 20 £333 -16.87% 6
Yorkshire +2 19 £333 -16.87% 11
City of London -3 19 £525 +23.58% 5
Berkshire -22 18 £490 +20.61% 4
East Midlands -11 17 £338 -3.57% 4
Gloucestershire +10 16 £185 -
Cheshire +22 14 £450 +2.27% 2
Warrington - 13 £450 -
Manchester -8 11 £425 +0.29% 4
Surrey +10 10 £325 -17.19% 2
Derbyshire +2 10 £338 -8.47% 2
Bridgend - 10 £425 -
Warwickshire -2 9 £450 +40.62% 6
West Yorkshire -4 9 £450 +12.50% 7
Hertfordshire -5 9 £475 +5.55% 1
South Yorkshire -5 9 £265 -32.69% 2
Leeds +12 7 £450 +12.50% 3

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 356 (30.98%) Finance
2 333 (28.98%) Project Management
3 229 (19.93%) Agile Software Development
4 202 (17.58%) Security Cleared
5 197 (17.15%) PRINCE2
6 194 (16.88%) Microsoft
7 183 (15.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 169 (14.71%) Windows
9 167 (14.53%) ITIL
10 154 (13.40%) SQL
11 143 (12.45%) SC Cleared
12 130 (11.31%) MS Excel
13 126 (10.97%) Change Management
14 124 (10.79%) Oracle
15 123 (10.70%) Programme Management
16 115 (10.01%) Cisco
17 113 (9.83%) Configuration Management
17 113 (9.83%) Linux
18 109 (9.49%) Firewall
18 109 (9.49%) Risk Management
19 103 (8.96%) Active Directory
19 103 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
20 93 (8.09%) Java
20 93 (8.09%) Migration
21 91 (7.92%) Data Centre
22 90 (7.83%) SQL Server
23 89 (7.75%) MS Office
24 88 (7.66%) Unix
24 88 (7.66%) MS Project
24 88 (7.66%) Management Information System

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 (6.61%) SharePoint
2 36 (3.13%) IIS
3 35 (3.05%) Confluence
4 33 (2.87%) Apache
5 24 (2.09%) JBoss
6 17 (1.48%) Tomcat
7 16 (1.39%) MS Exchange
8 15 (1.31%) WebLogic
9 12 (1.04%) FileNet
9 12 (1.04%) OpenStack
10 11 (0.96%) WebSphere
10 11 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
11 9 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
12 7 (0.61%) CMS
12 7 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
13 6 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 6 (0.52%) Skype for Business
14 5 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
14 5 (0.44%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 130 (11.31%) MS Excel
2 89 (7.75%) MS Office
3 88 (7.66%) MS Project
4 66 (5.74%) MS Visio
5 64 (5.57%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.44%) Open Workbench
6 5 (0.44%) Simulink
6 5 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.35%) AutoCAD
7 4 (0.35%) CATIA
7 4 (0.35%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 4 (0.35%) PTC Creo
7 4 (0.35%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 11 (0.96%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 10 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.78%) Primavera
4 6 (0.52%) Teamcenter
5 5 (0.44%) Eloqua
5 5 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.35%) Oracle 11i
6 4 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.35%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.26%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.26%) SAP FI
7 3 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (0.26%) Summit
8 2 (0.17%) Markit EDM
8 2 (0.17%) Maximo
8 2 (0.17%) SAP R/3
8 2 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 23 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (1.91%) Office 365
3 11 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.70%) GitHub
5 6 (0.52%) SaaS
6 5 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (0.44%) OpenShift
7 4 (0.35%) IaaS
8 2 (0.17%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.17%) TestFlight
9 1 (0.087%) Basecamp
9 1 (0.087%) iTunes
9 1 (0.087%) PaaS
9 1 (0.087%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 109 (9.49%) Firewall
2 57 (4.96%) LAN
3 54 (4.70%) TCP/IP
4 52 (4.53%) DNS
5 48 (4.18%) SAN
6 45 (3.92%) WAN
7 42 (3.66%) Network Security
8 39 (3.39%) DHCP
9 38 (3.31%) Internet
9 38 (3.31%) LDAP
10 29 (2.52%) BGP
10 29 (2.52%) SSL
11 27 (2.35%) VoIP
12 26 (2.26%) Cisco ASA
13 25 (2.18%) Intranet
14 24 (2.09%) VPN
15 21 (1.83%) OSPF
16 17 (1.48%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 16 (1.39%) Multicast
17 16 (1.39%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (7.83%) SQL Server
2 55 (4.79%) Relational Database
3 31 (2.70%) Oracle Database
4 27 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
5 24 (2.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 23 (2.00%) Hadoop
7 20 (1.74%) Big Data
7 20 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (1.22%) RDBMS
9 13 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
10 12 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
10 12 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (0.61%) MongoDB
12 7 (0.61%) MySQL
13 6 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (0.44%) HBase
15 4 (0.35%) BODI
15 4 (0.35%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 69 (6.01%) JIRA
2 49 (4.26%) Git (software)
3 30 (2.61%) Jenkins
4 15 (1.31%) Visual Studio
5 14 (1.22%) Subversion
6 13 (1.13%) ClearCase
7 12 (1.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 11 (0.96%) Selenium
9 10 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
9 10 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (0.78%) Artifactory
11 7 (0.61%) Cucumber
11 7 (0.61%) Eclipse
11 7 (0.61%) Gradle
11 7 (0.61%) JUnit
12 6 (0.52%) Oracle APEX
12 6 (0.52%) Rational DOORS
12 6 (0.52%) Sonatype Nexus
13 4 (0.35%) FindBugs
13 4 (0.35%) Maven
General
1 356 (30.98%) Finance
2 83 (7.22%) Banking
3 54 (4.70%) Telecoms
4 51 (4.44%) Retail
5 39 (3.39%) Legal
6 25 (2.18%) Manufacturing
7 20 (1.74%) Financial Institution
8 17 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
9 14 (1.22%) Aerospace
9 14 (1.22%) Investment Banking
10 13 (1.13%) Marketing
11 12 (1.04%) Law
12 11 (0.96%) Automotive
13 10 (0.87%) Billing
13 10 (0.87%) Front Office
14 7 (0.61%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.35%) Local Government
15 4 (0.35%) Military
15 4 (0.35%) Publishing
16 3 (0.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 203 (17.67%) Project Manager
2 187 (16.28%) Analyst
3 70 (6.09%) Developer
4 66 (5.74%) Network Engineer
5 57 (4.96%) Business Analyst
6 52 (4.53%) Administrator
6 52 (4.53%) PMO Analyst
7 48 (4.18%) Consultant
8 44 (3.83%) Programme Manager
9 36 (3.13%) IT Manager
10 34 (2.96%) DevOps Engineer
10 34 (2.96%) Senior Manager
10 34 (2.96%) Support Analyst
11 31 (2.70%) Architect
11 31 (2.70%) Delivery Manager
12 29 (2.52%) Technical Manager
13 27 (2.35%) IT Project Manager
13 27 (2.35%) Systems Administrator
14 26 (2.26%) Senior Project Manager
15 24 (2.09%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (2.61%) CSS
2 27 (2.35%) HTML
3 25 (2.18%) .NET
4 19 (1.65%) jQuery
4 19 (1.65%) Software Packaging
5 18 (1.57%) Middleware
5 18 (1.57%) XML
6 14 (1.22%) HTML5
7 12 (1.04%) Spring
8 11 (0.96%) .NET Framework
8 11 (0.96%) Node.js
8 11 (0.96%) WebSphere MQ
9 10 (0.87%) Apache Camel
9 10 (0.87%) Classic ASP
9 10 (0.87%) DCOM
9 10 (0.87%) Entity Framework
10 9 (0.78%) 802.1X
10 9 (0.78%) CSS3
11 8 (0.70%) Hibernate
12 7 (0.61%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 103 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (7.92%) Data Centre
3 88 (7.66%) Management Information System
4 24 (2.09%) Clustering
5 21 (1.83%) NHS
6 20 (1.74%) Private Cloud
7 19 (1.65%) Mobile App
8 17 (1.48%) Computer Science
9 14 (1.22%) Hedge funds
9 14 (1.22%) PKI
10 13 (1.13%) Mainframe
10 13 (1.13%) PMI
11 11 (0.96%) Informatics
11 11 (0.96%) Wiki
12 10 (0.87%) Equities
12 10 (0.87%) User Experience
13 9 (0.78%) Blackberry
13 9 (0.78%) DataPower
13 9 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
14 8 (0.70%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 169 (14.71%) Windows
2 113 (9.83%) Linux
3 88 (7.66%) Unix
4 69 (6.01%) Windows Server
5 43 (3.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 40 (3.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 36 (3.13%) Solaris
8 28 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 25 (2.18%) AIX
10 22 (1.91%) CentOS
11 21 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (1.48%) Ubuntu
13 16 (1.39%) Windows 7
14 7 (0.61%) Windows XP
15 6 (0.52%) Windows 10
16 5 (0.44%) HPUX
16 5 (0.44%) zOS
17 4 (0.35%) VMS
17 4 (0.35%) Windows Phone
18 3 (0.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 333 (28.98%) Project Management
2 229 (19.93%) Agile Software Development
3 197 (17.15%) PRINCE2
4 183 (15.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 167 (14.53%) ITIL
6 126 (10.97%) Change Management
7 123 (10.70%) Programme Management
8 113 (9.83%) Configuration Management
9 109 (9.49%) Risk Management
10 93 (8.09%) Migration
11 85 (7.40%) Service Delivery
12 72 (6.27%) SDLC
13 70 (6.09%) Scrum
14 59 (5.13%) Waterfall
15 58 (5.05%) Quality Management
16 56 (4.87%) Incident Management
16 56 (4.87%) Programme Governance
17 55 (4.79%) Business Analysis
18 54 (4.70%) Problem Management
19 52 (4.53%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 154 (13.40%) SQL
2 93 (8.09%) Java
3 42 (3.66%) JavaScript
3 42 (3.66%) PL/SQL
3 42 (3.66%) PowerShell
4 37 (3.22%) C
5 34 (2.96%) Perl
6 29 (2.52%) C#
7 28 (2.44%) Python
8 27 (2.35%) VB
9 25 (2.18%) Shell Script
10 19 (1.65%) C++
10 19 (1.65%) T-SQL
11 18 (1.57%) Ruby
12 12 (1.04%) VBA
13 10 (0.87%) VB6
14 9 (0.78%) PHP
15 7 (0.61%) Bash Shell
15 7 (0.61%) COBOL
16 6 (0.52%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 202 (17.58%) Security Cleared
2 143 (12.45%) SC Cleared
3 66 (5.74%) Cisco Certification
4 65 (5.66%) Degree
5 52 (4.53%) CCNP
6 35 (3.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 32 (2.79%) DV Cleared
8 31 (2.70%) PMP
9 29 (2.52%) Microsoft Certification
10 28 (2.44%) CCNA
11 26 (2.26%) BPSS Clearance
12 21 (1.83%) PMI Certification
13 20 (1.74%) ISEB
14 19 (1.65%) MCSE
15 17 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
16 15 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 14 (1.22%) CCDP
18 10 (0.87%) CISSP
19 8 (0.70%) MCP
20 7 (0.61%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (5.66%) QA
2 45 (3.92%) SLA
3 16 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (1.13%) P3O
5 11 (0.96%) Disclosure Scotland
6 7 (0.61%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 7 (0.61%) GCP
6 7 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.52%) IEC 61508
7 6 (0.52%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.44%) GxP
9 4 (0.35%) GMP
10 2 (0.17%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.17%) GAMP
10 2 (0.17%) GPG13
10 2 (0.17%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.17%) ISO27002
10 2 (0.17%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.087%) MISRA
11 1 (0.087%) MISRA C
System Software
1 103 (8.96%) Active Directory
2 47 (4.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (2.00%) Hyper-V
4 22 (1.91%) vSphere
5 14 (1.22%) VMware ESX
6 11 (0.96%) Docker
7 10 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (0.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 8 (0.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 8 (0.70%) XenApp
9 7 (0.61%) GPFS
9 7 (0.61%) iptables
9 7 (0.61%) Time Sharing Option
9 7 (0.61%) Veritas File System
10 5 (0.44%) Terminal Services
10 5 (0.44%) VMware Workstation
10 5 (0.44%) XenDesktop
11 4 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.26%) Forefront TMG
12 3 (0.26%) KVM
Systems Management
1 52 (4.53%) Puppet
2 29 (2.52%) NetBackup
3 28 (2.44%) SCCM
4 26 (2.26%) SCOM
5 23 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (1.39%) Nagios
7 14 (1.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 13 (1.13%) SCVMM
9 12 (1.04%) WSUS
10 9 (0.78%) Microsoft Clustering
10 9 (0.78%) Nessus
11 7 (0.61%) Ansible
12 6 (0.52%) HP SiteScope
12 6 (0.52%) Kubernetes
12 6 (0.52%) Red Hat Satellite
12 6 (0.52%) WhatsUp Gold
13 5 (0.44%) Cacti
13 5 (0.44%) NSN NetAct
13 5 (0.44%) Oracle RMAN
13 5 (0.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 194 (16.88%) Microsoft
2 124 (10.79%) Oracle
3 115 (10.01%) Cisco
4 84 (7.31%) HP
5 76 (6.61%) VMware
6 74 (6.44%) CheckPoint
7 73 (6.35%) Red Hat
8 40 (3.48%) F5
9 34 (2.96%) Citrix
9 34 (2.96%) SAP
10 33 (2.87%) IBM
11 30 (2.61%) Atlassian
12 28 (2.44%) Sun
13 24 (2.09%) Juniper
14 21 (1.83%) Fortinet
14 21 (1.83%) Veritas
15 20 (1.74%) Intel Security
15 20 (1.74%) SolarWinds
16 19 (1.65%) Siebel
16 19 (1.65%) Sybase
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0 - £340 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Rate: £306 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
LA International
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Venn Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TRG
Rate: 500-600 Per Day please send CV
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £500 - £600 Per Day please send CV
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £280.00 - £320.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
LA International
Rate: £136 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull
360 Resourcing
Rate: £15,000 - £20,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
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Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £450
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Sanderson
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