Period
to 13 November 2018

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 13 November 2018 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 175 181 182
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1 -5
Contract jobs citing Change Control 82 77 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.17% 1.09% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 1.22% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 49 37
City of London median daily rate £575 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% +16.67% +18.42%
10th Percentile £413 £319 £330
90th Percentile £700 £675 £630
Central London median daily rate £550 £523 £469
% change year-on-year +5.16% +11.57% +24.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 1
City of London median hourly rate £23.50 £21.25 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.59% -2.30% -4.40%
10th Percentile £20.63 £13.31 £20.88
90th Percentile £23.86 £21.88 £22.63
Central London median hourly rate £23.50 £21.25 £21.75
% change year-on-year +10.59% -2.30% -4.40%

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 6,098 6,326 5,839
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 86.84% 89.24% 88.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,858 5,018 4,664
City of London median daily rate £505 £508 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.49% +6.84% +2.70%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £688 £663
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 59 53
City of London median hourly rate £18.85 £18.70 £19.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.80% -6.12% -0.40%
10th Percentile £13.16 £13.34 £11.70
90th Percentile £33.38 £30.90 £49.61
Central London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -2.56% +2.63% -

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 13 November 2018.

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

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, 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 41 (50.00%) Finance
2 38 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (29.27%) SQL
4 23 (28.05%) Front Office
5 19 (23.17%) Windows
6 18 (21.95%) Microsoft
7 16 (19.51%) Active Directory
7 16 (19.51%) Migration
7 16 (19.51%) Banking
8 15 (18.29%) JIRA
8 15 (18.29%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (18.29%) Continuous Delivery
9 14 (17.07%) Linux
9 14 (17.07%) SQL Server
9 14 (17.07%) Risk Management
10 13 (15.85%) C#
10 13 (15.85%) Java
10 13 (15.85%) NoSQL
11 12 (14.63%) Relational Database
11 12 (14.63%) JavaScript
11 12 (14.63%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (14.63%) Git (software)
11 12 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
12 11 (13.41%) Data Modelling
12 11 (13.41%) Confluence
12 11 (13.41%) SDLC
13 10 (12.20%) Windows Server
13 10 (12.20%) Technical Analysis
13 10 (12.20%) Domain Models

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 11 (13.41%) Confluence
2 6 (7.32%) Apache
2 6 (7.32%) Apache Spark
2 6 (7.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (7.32%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.66%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.44%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (2.44%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.22%) CMS
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) ION MarketView
2 2 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.44%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (8.54%) IaaS
3 7 (8.54%) PaaS
4 5 (6.10%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (6.10%) Office 365
5 4 (4.88%) Datadog
5 4 (4.88%) Trello
6 3 (3.66%) Slack
7 2 (2.44%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (2.44%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (2.44%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.32%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (4.88%) Firewall
3 3 (3.66%) WAN
4 2 (2.44%) LAN
4 2 (2.44%) Skype
4 2 (2.44%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.22%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.22%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.22%) DMZ
5 1 (1.22%) DNS
5 1 (1.22%) Internet
5 1 (1.22%) IPsec
5 1 (1.22%) MPLS
5 1 (1.22%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.22%) SAN
5 1 (1.22%) SSL
5 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.22%) VLAN
5 1 (1.22%) VPN
5 1 (1.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 13 (15.85%) NoSQL
3 12 (14.63%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.32%) Apache Kudu
4 6 (7.32%) Hadoop
4 6 (7.32%) Impala
4 6 (7.32%) RDBMS
5 5 (6.10%) MongoDB
5 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.44%) Aerospike
6 2 (2.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (2.44%) Couchbase
6 2 (2.44%) Hazelcast
6 2 (2.44%) Redis
6 2 (2.44%) VLDB
7 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.22%) MySQL
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (18.29%) JIRA
2 12 (14.63%) Git (software)
3 10 (12.20%) Subversion
4 8 (9.76%) Cucumber
5 7 (8.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (7.32%) FishEye
6 6 (7.32%) jMock
6 6 (7.32%) JUnit
6 6 (7.32%) Maven
7 2 (2.44%) Artifactory
7 2 (2.44%) Bitbucket
7 2 (2.44%) IBM UrbanCode
7 2 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (2.44%) Selenium
7 2 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (2.44%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.44%) Zephyr
8 1 (1.22%) Hudson
8 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (50.00%) Finance
2 23 (28.05%) Front Office
3 16 (19.51%) Banking
4 10 (12.20%) Investment Banking
5 7 (8.54%) Legal
6 6 (7.32%) Back Office
6 6 (7.32%) Financial Institution
7 3 (3.66%) Law
8 1 (1.22%) General Ledger
8 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (34.15%) Developer
2 19 (23.17%) Project Manager
3 10 (12.20%) C# Developer
3 10 (12.20%) Java Developer
4 6 (7.32%) Network Engineer
5 5 (6.10%) Apache Spark Developer
6 4 (4.88%) .NET Developer
6 4 (4.88%) Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (4.88%) Electronic Trading Developer
6 4 (4.88%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
6 4 (4.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (4.88%) Front Office Developer
6 4 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (4.88%) Node.js Developer
6 4 (4.88%) NoSQL Developer
6 4 (4.88%) SQL Developer
7 3 (3.66%) Business Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) Consultant
7 3 (3.66%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.76%) Node.js
1 8 (9.76%) XML
2 7 (8.54%) .NET
3 6 (7.32%) RESTful
3 6 (7.32%) WCF
4 5 (6.10%) AngularJS
4 5 (6.10%) ASP.NET
4 5 (6.10%) WF
5 4 (4.88%) Express
5 4 (4.88%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (4.88%) FpML
5 4 (4.88%) JSON
5 4 (4.88%) lodash
5 4 (4.88%) Mongoose
5 4 (4.88%) RxJS
5 4 (4.88%) Socket.IO
5 4 (4.88%) Underscore.js
5 4 (4.88%) XSD
5 4 (4.88%) XSLT
6 3 (3.66%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.98%) Fixed Income
2 7 (8.54%) Credit Risk
3 6 (7.32%) Blackberry
3 6 (7.32%) Hedge funds
3 6 (7.32%) iPhone
4 5 (6.10%) Data Centre
4 5 (6.10%) Grid Computing
4 5 (6.10%) Market Risk
5 4 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.88%) Public Cloud
5 4 (4.88%) User Experience
6 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.66%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (3.66%) Virtual Team
7 2 (2.44%) PKI
8 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.22%) EPoS
8 1 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.22%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 19 (23.17%) Windows
2 14 (17.07%) Linux
3 10 (12.20%) Windows Server
4 9 (10.98%) Unix
5 6 (7.32%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.44%) Android
7 2 (2.44%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.44%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (19.51%) Migration
3 15 (18.29%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (18.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 14 (17.07%) Risk Management
5 12 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (14.63%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (13.41%) Data Modelling
6 11 (13.41%) SDLC
7 10 (12.20%) Domain Models
7 10 (12.20%) Scrum
7 10 (12.20%) Technical Analysis
8 9 (10.98%) Incident Management
8 9 (10.98%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (10.98%) Project Management
8 9 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (10.98%) Web Development
9 8 (9.76%) Electronic Trading
9 8 (9.76%) PRINCE2
9 8 (9.76%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (29.27%) SQL
2 13 (15.85%) C#
2 13 (15.85%) Java
3 12 (14.63%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.32%) Bash Shell
4 6 (7.32%) Java 8
4 6 (7.32%) PowerShell
4 6 (7.32%) Python
5 4 (4.88%) Perl
5 4 (4.88%) TypeScript
6 3 (3.66%) R
7 2 (2.44%) Go
7 2 (2.44%) Korn
8 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (7.32%) CCNA
1 6 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.66%) Degree
2 3 (3.66%) PMP
3 2 (2.44%) APMG
3 2 (2.44%) MCSE
3 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.44%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.22%) CCIE
4 1 (1.22%) CCNP
4 1 (1.22%) CCSP
4 1 (1.22%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.22%) MCP
4 1 (1.22%) MCSA
4 1 (1.22%) MCTS
4 1 (1.22%) OCP
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) PMO
2 3 (3.66%) QA
System Software
1 16 (19.51%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.32%) HDFS
3 3 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.44%) Docker
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.22%) Firmware
5 1 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.22%) vSphere
5 1 (1.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (7.32%) SCCM
2 4 (4.88%) Ansible
2 4 (4.88%) Terraform
3 3 (3.66%) Nagios
4 2 (2.44%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.44%) Consul
4 2 (2.44%) Data Guard
4 2 (2.44%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (2.44%) Packer
4 2 (2.44%) Puppet
4 2 (2.44%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.22%) Cacti
5 1 (1.22%) Control-M
5 1 (1.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.20%) Atlassian
2 10 (12.20%) Citrix
2 10 (12.20%) Oracle
2 10 (12.20%) VMware
3 8 (9.76%) Cisco
3 8 (9.76%) ION Trading
4 6 (7.32%) Sybase
5 3 (3.66%) HP
6 2 (2.44%) AppDynamics
6 2 (2.44%) Google
6 2 (2.44%) IBM
6 2 (2.44%) Micro Focus
6 2 (2.44%) New Relic
6 2 (2.44%) Remedy
6 2 (2.44%) Splunk
6 2 (2.44%) Sun
6 2 (2.44%) Veritas
7 1 (1.22%) BT
7 1 (1.22%) Intapp