Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 6 months to 20 July 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 95 100
Rank change year-on-year +22 +5 -21
Contract jobs citing Change Control 16 22 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.30% 1.18% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 1.38% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 2
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £371 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.21% +6.62% +31.13%
10th Percentile £176 £260 £326
90th Percentile £472 £563 £370
North West median daily rate £450 £411 £350
% change year-on-year +9.42% +17.50% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Cheshire median hourly rate £44.95 - £40.00
North West median hourly rate £44.95 - £60.00

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 Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1032 1591 1638
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 83.77% 85.35% 85.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 725 1085 1002
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £281
90th Percentile £525 £575 £575
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 40 70
Cheshire median hourly rate £30.00 £17.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +69.01% +1.43% -40.68%
10th Percentile £12.13 £13.00 £14.00
90th Percentile £51.50 £44.35 £43.75
North West median hourly rate £36.00 £29.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year +23.08% +6.36% +25.00%

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Change Control as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Change Control in Cheshire

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Control in Cheshire

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Control in Cheshire over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Control in Cheshire

Change Control
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Control in Cheshire

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 6 months to 20 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 4 £300 - 1
Crewe - 3 - -
Chester +13 2 £450 +67.29% 2
Warrington +28 1 £150 -60.00%
Macclesfield +5 1 £400 -11.11%
Wilmslow - 1 £450 -
Change Control
North West

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 12 (75.00%) Finance
2 9 (56.25%) Project Management
3 8 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (25.00%) Change Management
5 4 (25.00%) Banking
5 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) Business Transformation
5 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (18.75%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (18.75%) PMO
6 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
6 3 (18.75%) Earned Value Management
6 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
6 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
6 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
6 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
6 3 (18.75%) CCNA
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco
6 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
6 3 (18.75%) VBA
7 2 (12.50%) SAP
7 2 (12.50%) ITIL
7 2 (12.50%) CRM
7 2 (12.50%) ERP

Change Control
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
3 2 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (12.50%) SAP CRM
1 2 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
1 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (6.25%) Wireless
1 1 (6.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (75.00%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Banking
3 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
4 2 (12.50%) Back Office
4 2 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (6.25%) Retail
5 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Programme Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Transformation Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Banking Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration and Release Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) PMO Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Release and Configuration Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Release Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Implementation Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Wireless Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Wireless Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 2 (12.50%) Life Science
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Project Management
2 8 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 4 (25.00%) Change Management
3 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
4 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) Earned Value Management
4 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
4 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
4 3 (18.75%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
5 2 (12.50%) Critical Path Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) CRM
5 2 (12.50%) ERP
5 2 (12.50%) Infographics
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL
5 2 (12.50%) Neural Network
5 2 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) VBA
2 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CCNA
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) CCNP
3 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) PMO
2 2 (12.50%) GDPR
2 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) Juniper
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