The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 30 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.

Change Control
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 32 35
Rank change year-on-year -5 +3  
Contract jobs citing Change Control 1 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.32% 3.59% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 4.40% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 1
Median daily rate - £320 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +28.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £389
% change year-on-year +1.33% -3.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £30.72
% change year-on-year - -10.48%  

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 Cambridge with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 264 341 247
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 83.81% 81.58% 76.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 214 162
Median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 25 15
Median hourly rate £33.00 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +36.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £17.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £57.50 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Control in Cambridge

Change Control
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Control in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) PMO
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (25.00%) Information Management
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Changepoint
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Planview
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) PMI
2 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management

Change Control
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Changepoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) PMO Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) PMO Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Project Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Information Management
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) PMO
2 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Planview