The table below looks at the statistics for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Control
Rank 25 27 20
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing Change Control 3 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 2.36% 6.58% 6.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.33% 8.26% 7.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£215 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-54.73% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.72 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+11.70% -14.06%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
90 121 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 70.87% 79.61% 87.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 40 38
Average daily rate £375 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £653 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 1
Average hourly rate £16.75 £23.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.72% +113.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Change Control Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Change Control
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Change Control Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 9 (90.00%) PRINCE2
1 9 (90.00%) Project Management
2 8 (80.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (60.00%) Degree
3 6 (60.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (50.00%) Quality Management
4 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 5 (50.00%) Programme Management
4 5 (50.00%) ITIL
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (30.00%) HP
6 3 (30.00%) LAN
6 3 (30.00%) WAN
6 3 (30.00%) VPN
6 3 (30.00%) Windows
6 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (30.00%) VMware
6 3 (30.00%) Firewall
6 3 (30.00%) Process Management
6 3 (30.00%) MPLS
6 3 (30.00%) WorkSite
6 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (30.00%) XenServer
6 3 (30.00%) vSphere
6 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (30.00%) Big Data
6 3 (30.00%) Data Analytics
6 3 (30.00%) Analytics

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (30.00%) WorkSite
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) LAN
1 3 (30.00%) WAN
1 3 (30.00%) VPN
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
1 3 (30.00%) MPLS
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) Big Data
3 1 (10.00%) DB2
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Service Transition Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Junior IT Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Transition Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Service Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Project Office Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) SOAP
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) Ajax
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (10.00%) JSON
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (10.00%) Kendo UI
1 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) RIA
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) PRINCE2
1 9 (90.00%) Project Management
2 6 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 5 (50.00%) Quality Management
3 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) Process Management
4 3 (30.00%) Data Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) Analytics
5 2 (20.00%) Line Management
5 2 (20.00%) Coaching
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (20.00%) QMS
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Logistics
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (60.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (30.00%) XenServer
1 3 (30.00%) vSphere
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) HP
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle