Period
to 22 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 22 January 2022 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 144 116 160
Rank change year-on-year -28 +44 +9
Contract jobs citing Change Control 46 9 37
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.16% 0.43% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 0.48% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 5 19
10th Percentile £418 £332 £184
25th Percentile £513 £408 £290
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £425 £458
Median % change year-on-year +29.41% -7.10% -14.88%
75th Percentile £575 £506 £531
90th Percentile £747 - £613
Central London median daily rate £550 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +29.41% +6.25% -23.81%

Change Control is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,609 1,886 4,443
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 90.93% 90.33% 89.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,806 1,411 3,478
10th Percentile £375 £313 £320
25th Percentile £473 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £513
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.44% -
75th Percentile £650 £602 £600
90th Percentile £750 £688 £676
Central London median daily rate £550 £513 £510
% change year-on-year +7.21% +0.59% -0.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 23 49
10th Percentile £19.13 £13.63 £12.03
25th Percentile £33.19 £19.50 £14.25
Median hourly rate £43.50 £26.50 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year +64.15% +32.50% +5.26%
75th Percentile £61.75 £36.38 £25.76
90th Percentile £64.25 £46.00 £52.25
Central London median hourly rate £43.50 £27.00 £20.83
% change year-on-year +61.11% +29.62% +8.21%

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Change Control as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Change Control in the City of London

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Change Control in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Change Control in the City of London

Change Control
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Change Control in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Change Control in the City of London

Change Control
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Change Control in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Change Control in the City of London

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

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 City of London region over the 6 months to 22 January 2022. 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
Jobs
London Bridge - 1 £375 -
Change Control
Central London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Change Control also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 27 (58.70%) Finance
2 18 (39.13%) Risk Management
2 18 (39.13%) Project Management
3 17 (36.96%) Social Skills
4 16 (34.78%) Migration
5 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
6 14 (30.43%) Active Directory
6 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (30.43%) Azure
6 14 (30.43%) Microsoft 365
7 13 (28.26%) Microsoft Intune
7 13 (28.26%) Cybersecurity
7 13 (28.26%) Hyper-V
7 13 (28.26%) Cost Optimisation
7 13 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (28.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 13 (28.26%) VMware
7 13 (28.26%) Information Security
7 13 (28.26%) DHCP
7 13 (28.26%) DNS
8 9 (19.57%) Project Delivery
9 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (13.04%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 6 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
12 5 (10.87%) PMO
13 4 (8.70%) NHS
13 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
13 4 (8.70%) Data Management
13 4 (8.70%) Degree

Change Control
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (6.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) GeoServer
2 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 14 (30.43%) Azure
1 14 (30.43%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon EKS
2 1 (2.17%) GCP
2 1 (2.17%) IaaS
2 1 (2.17%) OpenShift
2 1 (2.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.26%) DHCP
1 13 (28.26%) DNS
2 2 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (2.17%) Broadband
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (2.17%) DWDM
3 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.17%) LAN
3 1 (2.17%) WAN
3 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) Data Lake
1 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.17%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.17%) CircleCI
2 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.17%) GitLab
2 1 (2.17%) Jasmine
2 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.17%) JIRA
2 1 (2.17%) RSpec
General
1 27 (58.70%) Finance
2 17 (36.96%) Social Skills
3 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.52%) Presentation Skills
5 2 (4.35%) Banking
5 2 (4.35%) Influencing Skills
5 2 (4.35%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.17%) Billing
6 1 (2.17%) Public Sector
6 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Consultant
1 13 (28.26%) Security Consultant
1 13 (28.26%) Security Engineer
1 13 (28.26%) Security Technical Consultant
1 13 (28.26%) Technical Consultant
1 13 (28.26%) Technical Engineer
1 13 (28.26%) Technical Security Consultant
2 12 (26.09%) Project Manager
3 5 (10.87%) Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Healthcare Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Healthcare Project Manager
4 4 (8.70%) IT Manager
4 4 (8.70%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Insurance Systems Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) LIMS Manager
5 3 (6.52%) LIMS Project Manager
5 3 (6.52%) NHS Project Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Software Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.17%) .NET
2 1 (2.17%) HTML
2 1 (2.17%) HTML5
2 1 (2.17%) Node.js
2 1 (2.17%) PostGIS
2 1 (2.17%) Redux
2 1 (2.17%) RESTful
2 1 (2.17%) Sass
2 1 (2.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
1 4 (8.70%) NHS
1 4 (8.70%) Reinsurance
2 3 (6.52%) LIMS
3 2 (4.35%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.17%) iPhone
4 1 (2.17%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.17%) PMI
4 1 (2.17%) Replication
4 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) CentOS
2 1 (2.17%) Debian
2 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.17%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) Project Management
1 18 (39.13%) Risk Management
2 16 (34.78%) Migration
3 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (28.26%) Cost Optimisation
4 13 (28.26%) Cybersecurity
4 13 (28.26%) Information Security
5 9 (19.57%) Project Delivery
6 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (13.04%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 4 (8.70%) Data Management
8 4 (8.70%) Data Strategy
8 4 (8.70%) SDLC
8 4 (8.70%) Waterfall
9 3 (6.52%) Analytics
9 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
9 3 (6.52%) Data Entry
9 3 (6.52%) Resource Management
9 3 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) C
1 3 (6.52%) SQL
1 3 (6.52%) T-SQL
2 2 (4.35%) Java
2 2 (4.35%) Python
2 2 (4.35%) Ruby
3 1 (2.17%) C#
3 1 (2.17%) Go
3 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.35%) PMP
3 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) CCIE
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (28.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (10.87%) PMO
3 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.17%) GDPR
3 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 14 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 13 (28.26%) Hyper-V
2 13 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.35%) Docker
4 1 (2.17%) GeoWebCache
4 1 (2.17%) Squid
Systems Management
1 13 (28.26%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (4.35%) Ansible
2 2 (4.35%) Puppet
2 2 (4.35%) Terraform
3 1 (2.17%) Cobbler
3 1 (2.17%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.17%) Packer
3 1 (2.17%) Salt
3 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
2 13 (28.26%) VMware
3 1 (2.17%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.17%) Cadence
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco
3 1 (2.17%) IBM
3 1 (2.17%) Qualys
3 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.17%) Zscaler