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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Change Control
South East / Berkshire
Rank 85 95 101
Rank change year-on-year +10 +6  
Contract jobs citing Change Control 16 31 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.86% 1.26% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 1.57% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 18
Median daily rate £500 £300 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.66% -27.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £275 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £445 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £395
% change year-on-year - -5.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year - -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 1491 1977 2180
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 80.55% 80.33% 75.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 692 1023 1134
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £280 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 45 54
Median hourly rate £15.50 £19.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.42% -30.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £96.60 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

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 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 25 March 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 +12 5 £450 +9.09% 1
Slough +11 5 £360 -
Maidenhead -3 3 - - 2
Wokingham - 1 £350 -
Change Control
South East

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 13 (31.71%) ITIL
1 13 (31.71%) Configuration Management
1 13 (31.71%) Project Management
2 11 (26.83%) PRINCE2
3 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
3 9 (21.95%) Change Management
3 9 (21.95%) Management Information System
3 9 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (19.51%) PMO
4 8 (19.51%) MS Project
5 7 (17.07%) Telecoms
5 7 (17.07%) Legal
5 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (17.07%) Marketing
5 7 (17.07%) QA
5 7 (17.07%) Analytics
6 6 (14.63%) Learning Management System
6 6 (14.63%) SuccessFactors
6 6 (14.63%) Data Migration
6 6 (14.63%) Migration
6 6 (14.63%) Risk Management
6 6 (14.63%) SAP
6 6 (14.63%) CRM
6 6 (14.63%) ERP
7 5 (12.20%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (12.20%) SLA
7 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
7 5 (12.20%) HTML
7 5 (12.20%) Java
7 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery

Change Control
Top Related 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 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) JBoss
2 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
2 8 (19.51%) MS Project
3 2 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (9.76%) Google Analytics
2 4 (9.76%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) SMS
2 1 (2.44%) HTTP
2 1 (2.44%) Network Security
2 1 (2.44%) SAN
2 1 (2.44%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (2.44%) DataStax
1 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Maven
General
1 7 (17.07%) Legal
1 7 (17.07%) Marketing
1 7 (17.07%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.20%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (7.32%) Finance
4 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.44%) Billing
5 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (14.63%) Analyst
1 6 (14.63%) Consultant
1 6 (14.63%) Project Manager
1 6 (14.63%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (12.20%) Implementation Consultant
2 5 (12.20%) SAP Implementation Consultant
3 4 (9.76%) Business Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) Coordinator
3 4 (9.76%) Developer
3 4 (9.76%) Digital Executive
3 4 (9.76%) Digital Marketing Executive
3 4 (9.76%) Java Developer
3 4 (9.76%) Marketing Executive
4 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Change Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Data Business Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) PMO Lead
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) HTML
2 3 (7.32%) Apache Camel
2 3 (7.32%) J2EE
2 3 (7.32%) OSGi
2 3 (7.32%) Web Services
3 1 (2.44%) .NET
3 1 (2.44%) Middleware
3 1 (2.44%) SOAP
3 1 (2.44%) Software Packaging
3 1 (2.44%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (21.95%) Management Information System
2 6 (14.63%) Learning Management System
3 4 (9.76%) CMDB
4 3 (7.32%) FMCG
4 3 (7.32%) Life Science
5 2 (4.88%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Linux
2 2 (4.88%) Unix
3 1 (2.44%) AIX
3 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Configuration Management
1 13 (31.71%) ITIL
1 13 (31.71%) Project Management
2 11 (26.83%) PRINCE2
3 9 (21.95%) Change Management
4 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.07%) Analytics
5 6 (14.63%) CRM
5 6 (14.63%) Data Migration
5 6 (14.63%) ERP
5 6 (14.63%) Migration
5 6 (14.63%) Risk Management
6 5 (12.20%) Logistics
6 5 (12.20%) SAP Implementation
6 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
7 4 (9.76%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (9.76%) ITSM
7 4 (9.76%) Service Management
7 4 (9.76%) Use Case
7 4 (9.76%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) Java
2 1 (2.44%) C
2 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) PMP
3 2 (4.88%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) APMG
4 1 (2.44%) APMP
4 1 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.44%) HND
4 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) PMO
2 7 (17.07%) QA
3 5 (12.20%) SLA
4 4 (9.76%) Data Quality
5 2 (4.88%) GMP
5 2 (4.88%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
1 1 (2.44%) SCCM
1 1 (2.44%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) SAP
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.76%) Google
3 4 (9.76%) Tableau
4 3 (7.32%) HP
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle
5 2 (4.88%) Remedy
5 2 (4.88%) Siebel
6 1 (2.44%) Avaya
6 1 (2.44%) Axway
6 1 (2.44%) Cisco
6 1 (2.44%) Ericsson
6 1 (2.44%) Genesys
6 1 (2.44%) IBM
6 1 (2.44%) Informatica
6 1 (2.44%) NetApp
6 1 (2.44%) Progress
6 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.44%) VMware