Period
to 21 July 2019

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 21 July 2019 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
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 207 206 176
Rank change year-on-year -1 -30 -8
Contract jobs citing Change Control 32 56 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.48% 0.79% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.90% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 43 35
City of London median daily rate £450 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.18% +15.79% +7.04%
10th Percentile £320 £353 £316
90th Percentile £650 £700 £638
Central London median daily rate £463 £535 £475
% change year-on-year -13.55% +12.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 6
City of London median hourly rate - £21.75 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.35% -2.30%
Central London median hourly rate - £21.75 £21.25
% change year-on-year - +2.35% -2.30%

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 5,945 6,247 5,771
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 89.76% 87.96% 88.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,631 4,935 4,457
City of London median daily rate £525 £510 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £350 £331 £313
90th Percentile £675 £688 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 112 57
City of London median hourly rate £21.25 £18.70 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.64% -8.78% +2.55%
10th Percentile £11.25 £13.00 £13.13
90th Percentile £56.23 £33.00 £31.60
Central London median hourly rate £21.34 £18.70 £18.70
% change year-on-year +14.12% +0.03% -6.53%

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Change Control as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Control in the City of London

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Control in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Control in the City of London

Change Control
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor 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 21 July 2019. 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
Moorgate - 1 - -
Change Control
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 July 2019, 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 15 (46.88%) Finance
2 11 (34.38%) Windows
3 7 (21.88%) Linux
3 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (18.75%) Investment Management
4 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
4 6 (18.75%) Project Management
4 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.75%) SQL
5 5 (15.63%) WebLogic
5 5 (15.63%) ITIL
5 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
5 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (15.63%) Banking
6 4 (12.50%) BGP
6 4 (12.50%) Subversion
6 4 (12.50%) Maven
6 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 4 (12.50%) Unix
6 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (12.50%) Java
6 4 (12.50%) Degree
6 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 4 (12.50%) SDLC
6 4 (12.50%) Decision-Making
7 3 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (9.38%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 3 (9.38%) API Integration
7 3 (9.38%) NX-OS

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 5 (15.63%) WebLogic
2 3 (9.38%) Apache
2 3 (9.38%) GlassFish
2 3 (9.38%) WebSphere
2 3 (9.38%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.13%) Apache Spark
4 1 (3.13%) Confluence
4 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (3.13%) SAP BPC
2 1 (3.13%) SAP ERP
2 1 (3.13%) SAP HCM
2 1 (3.13%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) Force.com
2 1 (3.13%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) Power Platform
2 1 (3.13%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) BGP
1 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.38%) BIG-IP
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (9.38%) FTP
2 3 (9.38%) IPsec
2 3 (9.38%) Network Security
2 3 (9.38%) NX-OS
2 3 (9.38%) OSPF
3 2 (6.25%) DMVPN
3 2 (6.25%) DNS
3 2 (6.25%) MPLS
3 2 (6.25%) SMTP
3 2 (6.25%) SNMP
3 2 (6.25%) VLAN
3 2 (6.25%) WAN
3 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.13%) 802.11
4 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.13%) Apache Kudu
4 1 (3.13%) Data Lake
4 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.13%) Impala
4 1 (3.13%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Maven
1 4 (12.50%) Subversion
2 3 (9.38%) Ant
3 2 (6.25%) JIRA
4 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.13%) FishEye
4 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.13%) jMock
4 1 (3.13%) JUnit
General
1 15 (46.88%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Banking
3 3 (9.38%) Back Office
3 3 (9.38%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.13%) Front Office
5 1 (3.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Developer
2 5 (15.63%) Network Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Author
4 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Information Security Specialist
4 3 (9.38%) Information Specialist
4 3 (9.38%) Integration Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Investment Banking Java Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Security Specialist
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Author
5 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) CRM Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Applications Manager
6 1 (3.13%) SAP Support
6 1 (3.13%) SAP Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) DOM
1 3 (9.38%) Java EE
1 3 (9.38%) JDBC
1 3 (9.38%) JMS
1 3 (9.38%) SAX
1 3 (9.38%) Spring
1 3 (9.38%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (9.38%) XML
2 2 (6.25%) .NET
2 2 (6.25%) Ajax
2 2 (6.25%) RESTful
3 1 (3.13%) 802.1X
3 1 (3.13%) REST
3 1 (3.13%) SOAP
3 1 (3.13%) Visualforce
3 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) PMI
4 1 (3.13%) Reinsurance
4 1 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) Linux
3 4 (12.50%) Unix
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
1 6 (18.75%) Investment Management
1 6 (18.75%) Project Management
2 5 (15.63%) ITIL
2 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (12.50%) Decision-Making
3 4 (12.50%) SDLC
3 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (9.38%) API Integration
4 3 (9.38%) Change Management
4 3 (9.38%) CRM
4 3 (9.38%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (9.38%) Information Security
4 3 (9.38%) Information Security Management
4 3 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (9.38%) Programme Management
4 3 (9.38%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (9.38%) Service Management
4 3 (9.38%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) Java
3 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
3 3 (9.38%) XPath
4 2 (6.25%) C#
4 2 (6.25%) Perl
4 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.25%) Python
4 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.13%) Apex Code
5 1 (3.13%) Java 8
5 1 (3.13%) SOQL
5 1 (3.13%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 3 (9.38%) CEH
2 3 (9.38%) CHFI
2 3 (9.38%) CISA
2 3 (9.38%) CISSP
3 1 (3.13%) CCIE
3 1 (3.13%) CCNP
3 1 (3.13%) JNCIE
3 1 (3.13%) JNCIP
3 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
2 2 (6.25%) PMO
3 1 (3.13%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) ProxySG
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Check_MK
1 2 (6.25%) Nagios
2 1 (3.13%) Iperf
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Blue Coat
2 3 (9.38%) CheckPoint
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco
2 3 (9.38%) F5
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) SAP
3 2 (6.25%) Citrix
3 2 (6.25%) CommVault
3 2 (6.25%) Juniper
3 2 (6.25%) Meraki
3 2 (6.25%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.13%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.13%) Civica
4 1 (3.13%) Remedy
4 1 (3.13%) Riverbed
4 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.13%) Sybase