The first table below looks at the demand for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 July 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 West Yorkshire 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Control
Rank 72 68 95
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +27
Contract jobs citing Change Control 21 28 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.25% 1.84% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 2.46% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 1
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£423 £348 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.39% -7.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £330 £357
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -7.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.84 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-9.76% +11.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1312 1139 1361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 78.00% 74.69% 72.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 851 610 773
Average daily rate £350 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 40 36
Average hourly rate £15.00 £36.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.33% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Change Control
Yorkshire

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Change Control Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Change Control
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Control across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Change Control Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Change Control
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Change Control Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Leeds +8 13 £373 +16.00% 1
Bradford +2 4 £257 +3.83%
Halifax -9 1 £396 - 1
Wakefield - - - -
Wetherby - - - -
Change Control
Yorkshire

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 20 (48.78%) Finance
2 17 (41.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (26.83%) QA
3 11 (26.83%) Project Management
4 9 (21.95%) Risk Management
4 9 (21.95%) PRINCE2
4 9 (21.95%) Programme Management
5 8 (19.51%) Resource Management
6 7 (17.07%) Banking
6 7 (17.07%) Retail
6 7 (17.07%) Change Management
7 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
7 6 (14.63%) CheckPoint
7 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
8 5 (12.20%) Project Planning
8 5 (12.20%) Windows
8 5 (12.20%) Quality Management
9 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
9 4 (9.76%) MS Office
9 4 (9.76%) Migration
9 4 (9.76%) Product Management
9 4 (9.76%) Dependency Management
10 3 (7.32%) Fault Management
10 3 (7.32%) Test Management
10 3 (7.32%) Test Strategy
10 3 (7.32%) MS Project
10 3 (7.32%) Oracle
10 3 (7.32%) NHS
11 2 (4.88%) Cisco
11 2 (4.88%) RACF

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.44%) SAS
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.44%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.76%) MS Office
3 3 (7.32%) MS Project
4 2 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (2.44%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) LAN
1 1 (2.44%) WAN
1 1 (2.44%) SAN
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
1 1 (2.44%) TACACS
1 1 (2.44%) Firewall
1 1 (2.44%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (2.44%) Network Security
1 1 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (2.44%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) JUnit
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (2.44%) Subversion
1 1 (2.44%) Maven
1 1 (2.44%) Hudson
General
1 20 (48.78%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Banking
2 7 (17.07%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (17.07%) Analyst
2 6 (14.63%) PMO Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) Project Manager
4 4 (9.76%) Programme Manager
5 3 (7.32%) PMO Assistant
5 3 (7.32%) Test Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Systems Programmer
6 2 (4.88%) Programmer
6 2 (4.88%) PMO Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Coordinator
6 2 (4.88%) Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Project Coordinator
7 1 (2.44%) Project Support Officer
7 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Security Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Software Project Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Contracts Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Environment Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) HTML
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
1 1 (2.44%) J2EE
1 1 (2.44%) CSS
1 1 (2.44%) JSP
1 1 (2.44%) Struts
1 1 (2.44%) Web Services
1 1 (2.44%) XML
1 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
1 1 (2.44%) Spring
1 1 (2.44%) Ajax
1 1 (2.44%) Java EE
1 1 (2.44%) jQuery
1 1 (2.44%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.32%) NHS
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (26.83%) Project Management
3 9 (21.95%) PRINCE2
3 9 (21.95%) Risk Management
3 9 (21.95%) Programme Management
4 8 (19.51%) Resource Management
5 7 (17.07%) Change Management
6 5 (12.20%) Quality Management
6 5 (12.20%) Project Planning
7 4 (9.76%) Product Management
7 4 (9.76%) Migration
7 4 (9.76%) Dependency Management
8 3 (7.32%) Test Strategy
8 3 (7.32%) Test Management
8 3 (7.32%) Fault Management
9 2 (4.88%) Performance Management
9 2 (4.88%) CRM
9 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.88%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) Java
2 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.44%) APMP
2 1 (2.44%) CCNP
2 1 (2.44%) ISEB
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.44%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.83%) QA
2 2 (4.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.44%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.88%) RACF
1 2 (4.88%) ACF2
2 1 (2.44%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
1 6 (14.63%) CheckPoint
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle
3 2 (4.88%) Cisco
3 2 (4.88%) Fujitsu
4 1 (2.44%) F5
4 1 (2.44%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.44%) Twitter
4 1 (2.44%) Radware
4 1 (2.44%) Blue Coat
4 1 (2.44%) Capita
4 1 (2.44%) Cognos