The first table below looks at the demand for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 24 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 Wales 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Control
Rank 64 36 48
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +12
Contract jobs citing Change Control 5 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.70% 1.18% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 1.82% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Average daily rate £325 £358 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.21% -5.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £36.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.13% +44.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
527 274 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 73.30% 64.47% 68.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 164 162
Average daily rate £388 £350 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -0.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 17
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% +10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £13.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £23.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Change Control
UK

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Change Control Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Change Control
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Control across the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Change Control Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Change Control
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Change Control Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -19 4 £325 -9.21%
West Wales - 1 - -
North Wales - - - -
Change Control
UK

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Project Management
2 6 (37.50%) Change Management
3 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
4 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (25.00%) Finance
4 4 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (18.75%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) MS Project
5 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
6 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
6 2 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 2 (12.50%) SOAP
6 2 (12.50%) XML
6 2 (12.50%) DOM
6 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 2 (12.50%) CRM
6 2 (12.50%) .NET
6 2 (12.50%) C#
6 2 (12.50%) JavaScript

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 (31.25%) SharePoint
2 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (12.50%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Project
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.25%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 2 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Billing
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Developer
1 3 (18.75%) Analyst
1 3 (18.75%) Change Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Programmer
2 2 (12.50%) Developer Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Tester
2 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Project Planner
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Programme Office Support
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Programme Support Officer
3 1 (6.25%) UAT Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Wintel Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Deployment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 2 (12.50%) SOAP
1 2 (12.50%) XML
1 2 (12.50%) DOM
2 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.25%) jQuery
2 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Project Management
1 6 (37.50%) Change Management
2 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 2 (12.50%) CRM
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.25%) Information Management
5 1 (6.25%) Critical Path Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (12.50%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) MCTS
4 1 (6.25%) ISEB
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Primavera
2 1 (6.25%) Thunderhead
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £400.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
North Wales
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago