The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 24 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
London / Croydon
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 40 30
Rank change year-on-year 0 -10  
Contract jobs citing Change Control 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 1.03% 1.22% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 1.36% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £375 £420 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +29.23%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £328 £375
% change year-on-year +22.13% -12.66%  
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 Croydon with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Croydon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 180 220 131
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 92.78% 89.80% 92.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 149 91
Median daily rate £488 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.70% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £27.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -24.40%  
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 Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon 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 Croydon

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Control in Croydon

For the 6 months to 24 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Dependency Management
2 2 (66.67%) Resource Levelling
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Critical Path Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Project Governance
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) PMO
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management

Change Control
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Programme Planner
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Critical Path Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Dependency Management
1 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Resource Levelling
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft