The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Change Control skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Change Control
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 83 89
Rank change year-on-year +6 +6  
Contract jobs citing Change Control 27 41 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.47% 1.74% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 2.17% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 14
Median daily rate £363 £313 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -21.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £225 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £365 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £330 £370
% change year-on-year +21.21% -10.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £31.00 - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +45.45% -8.33%  

Change Control is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1488 1886 1951
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 81.13% 79.81% 78.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 711 1038 972
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 71 76
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.21% -9.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £32.00 £39.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Change Control as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Change Control in Berkshire

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Control in Berkshire

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Control in Berkshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Control in Berkshire

Change Control
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Control in Berkshire

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Control within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +21 13 £425 +25.00% 3
Maidenhead 0 6 £310 +14.81%
Bracknell -3 5 - - 4
Slough +2 1 £250 +11.11%
Wokingham - 1 £525 -
Change Control
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Change Control also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 11 (25.58%) Change Management
1 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Project
2 10 (23.26%) QA
3 9 (20.93%) Project Management
4 8 (18.60%) Configuration Management
4 8 (18.60%) PRINCE2
4 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (16.28%) Software Engineering
5 7 (16.28%) SAP
5 7 (16.28%) Telecoms
6 6 (13.95%) Management Information System
6 6 (13.95%) Legal
6 6 (13.95%) Migration
6 6 (13.95%) Logistics
6 6 (13.95%) ERP
6 6 (13.95%) PMO
7 5 (11.63%) Linux
7 5 (11.63%) Java
7 5 (11.63%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (11.63%) Scrum
7 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
7 5 (11.63%) Finance
8 4 (9.30%) Service Delivery
8 4 (9.30%) CMMI
8 4 (9.30%) Firewall
8 4 (9.30%) Six Sigma
8 4 (9.30%) WAN
8 4 (9.30%) VPN
8 4 (9.30%) Cisco

Change Control
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.30%) MS Project Server
2 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.33%) JBoss
3 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (4.65%) Acrobat
3 2 (4.65%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (4.65%) InDesign
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.65%) Photoshop
3 2 (4.65%) RoboHelp
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.33%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (4.65%) Google Analytics
2 2 (4.65%) SmartFocus
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) Firewall
1 4 (9.30%) LAN
1 4 (9.30%) VPN
1 4 (9.30%) WAN
2 3 (6.98%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (6.98%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (6.98%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (4.65%) SMS
4 1 (2.33%) HTTP
4 1 (2.33%) Network Security
4 1 (2.33%) SMPP
4 1 (2.33%) SSL
4 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.33%) DataStax
3 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Maven
1 1 (2.33%) MorphX
1 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (16.28%) Telecoms
2 6 (13.95%) Legal
3 5 (11.63%) Finance
3 5 (11.63%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (9.30%) Marketing
5 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
6 2 (4.65%) Publishing
7 1 (2.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Analyst
2 8 (18.60%) Project Manager
3 5 (11.63%) Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Java Developer
4 4 (9.30%) QA Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Quality Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Senior QA Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Senior Quality Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) Implementation Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) Network Support
5 3 (6.98%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Project Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Network Support
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Support Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) Apache Camel
1 3 (6.98%) HTML
1 3 (6.98%) J2EE
1 3 (6.98%) OSGi
1 3 (6.98%) Web Services
2 2 (4.65%) .NET
3 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.33%) Middleware
3 1 (2.33%) SOAP
3 1 (2.33%) Software Packaging
3 1 (2.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.95%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.98%) Learning Management System
3 3 (6.98%) Life Science
4 2 (4.65%) PMI
4 2 (4.65%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.33%) CMDB
5 1 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.33%) FMCG
5 1 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Linux
2 3 (6.98%) Windows
3 2 (4.65%) Unix
4 1 (2.33%) AIX
4 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (25.58%) Change Management
2 9 (20.93%) Project Management
3 8 (18.60%) Configuration Management
3 8 (18.60%) PRINCE2
4 7 (16.28%) Software Engineering
5 6 (13.95%) ERP
5 6 (13.95%) Logistics
5 6 (13.95%) Migration
6 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
6 5 (11.63%) Scrum
7 4 (9.30%) Analytics
7 4 (9.30%) CMMI
7 4 (9.30%) Process Improvement
7 4 (9.30%) SDLC
7 4 (9.30%) Service Delivery
7 4 (9.30%) Six Sigma
7 4 (9.30%) Test Automation
7 4 (9.30%) UML
7 4 (9.30%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) Java
2 2 (4.65%) SQL
3 1 (2.33%) X++
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) CSQA
1 4 (9.30%) PMI Certification
2 3 (6.98%) CCNP
2 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.98%) Degree
3 2 (4.65%) PMP
4 1 (2.33%) CIMA
4 1 (2.33%) HND
4 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) QA
2 6 (13.95%) PMO
3 3 (6.98%) GMP
3 3 (6.98%) SLA
4 2 (4.65%) P3O
5 1 (2.33%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.33%) Puppet
2 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) SAP
2 4 (9.30%) Cisco
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.98%) F5
3 3 (6.98%) HP
4 2 (4.65%) Adobe
4 2 (4.65%) Google
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle
4 2 (4.65%) Remedy
4 2 (4.65%) Siebel
4 2 (4.65%) Tableau
5 1 (2.33%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.33%) IBM
5 1 (2.33%) Informatica
5 1 (2.33%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.33%) Lumension
5 1 (2.33%) McAfee
5 1 (2.33%) Meridio
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
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