The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 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 Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 26 38
Rank change year-on-year -8 +12  
Contract jobs citing Change Control 5 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.56% 4.66% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 6.07% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 1
Median daily rate £407 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.81% -15.38%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +23.07% -13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Cardiff with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 285 214 278
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 88.79% 76.70% 82.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 161 224
Median daily rate £360 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.09% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 4 10
Median hourly rate £16.28 £13.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.59% -14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £35.00 £21.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff 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 Cardiff

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Control in Cardiff

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Control in Cardiff over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Control in Cardiff

Change Control
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Control in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
1 7 (58.33%) Multithreading
1 7 (58.33%) Multithreaded Programming
2 6 (50.00%) SDLC
2 6 (50.00%) C++
2 6 (50.00%) UML
2 6 (50.00%) OO
2 6 (50.00%) OOD
3 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (25.00%) Information Management
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) NHS
5 2 (16.67%) OpenGL
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (16.67%) Green Hills
5 2 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (8.33%) Final Cut Pro
6 1 (8.33%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (8.33%) Static Code Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Dependency Management
6 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
6 1 (8.33%) Line Management

Change Control
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (8.33%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (8.33%) Avid Media Composer
2 1 (8.33%) Final Cut Pro
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Senior Software Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Project Officer
2 3 (25.00%) Project Support Officer
2 3 (25.00%) Support Officer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Data Migration Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) PMO Officer
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Data Migration Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (16.67%) NHS
4 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Multithreaded Programming
1 7 (58.33%) Multithreading
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 6 (50.00%) OO
2 6 (50.00%) OOD
2 6 (50.00%) SDLC
2 6 (50.00%) UML
3 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (25.00%) Information Management
3 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Document Management
5 1 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) PLM
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (8.33%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Def Stans
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 13485
1 1 (8.33%) MISRA
1 1 (8.33%) MISRA C
1 1 (8.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Green Hills
3 1 (8.33%) Apple
3 1 (8.33%) Avid
3 1 (8.33%) Intel
3 1 (8.33%) SAP