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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Control
Rank 61 45 39
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -6
Contract jobs citing Change Control 8 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.08% 1.96% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 2.77% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 7
Average daily rate
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£358 £263 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.92% -19.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £127 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £373 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.54% -4.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-17.33% +17.18%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
539 397 426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 72.64% 70.89% 67.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 255 242
Average daily rate £388 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 6
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.29% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.85 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £19.35 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Change Control
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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 1 August 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 1 August 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -14 7 £358 +12.86% 1
West Wales -8 1 - -
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Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Project Management
3 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
4 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (21.43%) P3O
5 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (21.43%) MAPM
5 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
5 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
5 3 (21.43%) SAS
5 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 2 (14.29%) UML
6 2 (14.29%) RUP
6 2 (14.29%) DSDM
6 2 (14.29%) .NET
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 2 (14.29%) C#
6 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 2 (14.29%) ISEB
6 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (21.43%) SAS
3 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 2 (14.29%) Lync
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (7.14%) Final Cut Pro
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Project Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Developer Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Programmer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Wintel Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Support Officer
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Wintel Support
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
1 2 (14.29%) jQuery
1 2 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Project Management
2 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
4 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
5 2 (14.29%) UML
5 2 (14.29%) RUP
5 2 (14.29%) DSDM
5 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 2 (14.29%) Use Case
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Critical Path Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) MVC
5 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) VBScript
2 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (21.43%) MAPM
3 2 (14.29%) ISEB
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (7.14%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (7.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
1 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.14%) ARCserve
1 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Thunderhead
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Apple
2 1 (7.14%) Symantec
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix
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