The table below looks at the statistics for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Control
Rank 74 80 80
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Contract jobs citing Change Control 34 29 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.60% 1.37% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 1.96% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 3
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£375 £350 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +55.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £206 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £440 £285
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £31.44 £26.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% -17.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%
Change Control
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1449 1480 1247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 68.03% 69.94% 67.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 847 794 615
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 79 108
Average hourly rate £24.00 £31.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.78 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £77.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Change Control Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Change Control
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Control across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Change Control Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Change Control
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Change Control Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
Warwickshire +3 10 £368 -2.00%
Birmingham -4 7 £325 +1.56% 2
Shropshire -7 4 £168 -
Worcestershire - 3 £475 -
Coventry -2 2 £625 +56.25% 1
Staffordshire +4 1 £135 -65.16% 1
Solihull - 1 £320 -
West Bromwich - - - -
Willenhall - - - - 1
Wolverhampton - - - - 1
Change Control
England

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 33 (47.83%) Project Management
2 24 (34.78%) PRINCE2
3 19 (27.54%) MS Excel
4 13 (18.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 13 (18.84%) ITIL
5 12 (17.39%) SharePoint
5 12 (17.39%) MS Project
5 12 (17.39%) Change Management
6 11 (15.94%) Finance
6 11 (15.94%) MS Office
7 10 (14.49%) SAP
7 10 (14.49%) Configuration Management
7 10 (14.49%) Service Management
7 10 (14.49%) Microsoft
8 8 (11.59%) Service Delivery
8 8 (11.59%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (11.59%) Programme Management
9 7 (10.14%) Cadence
9 7 (10.14%) Document Management
9 7 (10.14%) ERP
9 7 (10.14%) QA
9 7 (10.14%) CMDB
9 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (8.70%) Mentoring
10 6 (8.70%) Business Transformation
10 6 (8.70%) Windows
10 6 (8.70%) Automotive
11 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (7.25%) Risk Management
11 5 (7.25%) MS PowerPoint

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 12 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (4.35%) Documentum
2 3 (4.35%) IBM Notes
2 3 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.90%) SAS
3 2 (2.90%) CMS
4 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (27.54%) MS Excel
2 12 (17.39%) MS Project
3 11 (15.94%) MS Office
4 5 (7.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (5.80%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.45%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 5 (7.25%) CA Clarity
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) Intranet
2 1 (1.45%) Firewall
2 1 (1.45%) LAN
2 1 (1.45%) WAN
2 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.45%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.59%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.90%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (2.90%) Base SAS
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (1.45%) MS Access
5 1 (1.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (1.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (15.94%) Finance
2 6 (8.70%) Automotive
3 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.90%) Electronics
3 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.45%) Legal
4 1 (1.45%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 10 (14.49%) Analyst
2 6 (8.70%) PMO Analyst
2 6 (8.70%) Project Manager
3 5 (7.25%) Service Manager
3 5 (7.25%) Project Coordinator
3 5 (7.25%) Coordinator
3 5 (7.25%) Senior Manager
4 4 (5.80%) Configuration Manager
4 4 (5.80%) Programme Manager
4 4 (5.80%) Senior IT Programme Manager
4 4 (5.80%) Senior Programme Manager
4 4 (5.80%) IT Programme Manager
4 4 (5.80%) Environment Manager
4 4 (5.80%) Change Manager
5 3 (4.35%) Systems Manager
5 3 (4.35%) Release Manager
5 3 (4.35%) Network Manager
5 3 (4.35%) Systems Support Manager
5 3 (4.35%) Support Manager
5 3 (4.35%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) RESTful
2 1 (1.45%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.45%) Middleware
2 1 (1.45%) J2EE
2 1 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) CMDB
1 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.80%) PMI
3 3 (4.35%) Mathematics
3 3 (4.35%) Data Extraction
4 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.90%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.90%) Telematics
4 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.45%) NHS
5 1 (1.45%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.70%) Windows
2 5 (7.25%) Linux
3 1 (1.45%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (47.83%) Project Management
2 24 (34.78%) PRINCE2
3 13 (18.84%) ITIL
4 12 (17.39%) Change Management
5 10 (14.49%) Configuration Management
5 10 (14.49%) Service Management
6 8 (11.59%) Service Delivery
6 8 (11.59%) Programme Management
7 7 (10.14%) Document Management
7 7 (10.14%) ERP
8 6 (8.70%) Mentoring
8 6 (8.70%) Business Transformation
9 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (7.25%) Risk Management
9 5 (7.25%) Project Planning
9 5 (7.25%) ETL
9 5 (7.25%) Release Management
9 5 (7.25%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (5.80%) Capacity Management
10 4 (5.80%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.80%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (18.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.80%) PgMP
2 4 (5.80%) APMP
2 4 (5.80%) PMP
2 4 (5.80%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.35%) Degree
3 3 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.45%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) QA
2 5 (7.25%) SLA
3 4 (5.80%) P3O
4 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 10 (14.49%) SAP
1 10 (14.49%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.14%) Cadence
3 4 (5.80%) Capita
3 4 (5.80%) Avaya
3 4 (5.80%) Cisco
4 3 (4.35%) Primavera
4 3 (4.35%) Oracle
4 3 (4.35%) CA
4 3 (4.35%) Lotus
5 1 (1.45%) Niku
5 1 (1.45%) ServiceNow
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