The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 26 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
England / East of England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 81 112
Rank change year-on-year -25 +31  
Contract jobs citing Change Control 29 49 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.25% 1.96% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 2.45% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 32 17
Median daily rate £400 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% +18.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £255 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +23.07% -13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 7
Median hourly rate £18.96 £36.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.33% +53.19%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.79 £32.00 £22.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.30 £41.80 £45.50
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 the East of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1961 2001 2447
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 84.27% 80.07% 79.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1135 1153 1457
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 153 180
Median hourly rate £35.00 £27.62 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.71% -16.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £47.50 £49.25
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 the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Control in the East of England

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Control in the East of England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Control in the East of England

Change Control
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Control in the East of England

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -1 12 £450 +28.57% 4
Cambridgeshire -1 10 £285 -16.17%
Bedfordshire -12 3 £400 +45.45% 4
Norfolk - 3 £430 - 1
Essex -33 1 £425 +41.66% 1
Change Control
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 East of England region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 18 (42.86%) Project Management
2 13 (30.95%) Finance
3 12 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 11 (26.19%) Change Management
5 9 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (21.43%) Contingency Planning
5 9 (21.43%) PMO
6 8 (19.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 8 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 8 (19.05%) ERP
7 7 (16.67%) Quality Management
7 7 (16.67%) Degree
8 6 (14.29%) QMS
8 6 (14.29%) Line Management
8 6 (14.29%) Risk Management
8 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
9 5 (11.90%) Windows
9 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
9 5 (11.90%) Configuration Management
9 5 (11.90%) Mentoring
10 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
10 4 (9.52%) Process Improvement
10 4 (9.52%) Office 365
10 4 (9.52%) Firewall
10 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
10 4 (9.52%) SAN
10 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
10 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
10 4 (9.52%) Oracle
11 3 (7.14%) SQL

Change Control
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Infor M3
2 1 (2.38%) Changepoint
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Office 365
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.14%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (2.38%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) Firewall
1 4 (9.52%) SAN
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.38%) DHCP
3 1 (2.38%) DNS
3 1 (2.38%) LAN
3 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (2.38%) GIS
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) JIRA
1 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.38%) Lombardi
2 1 (2.38%) MSTest
2 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (30.95%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Automotive
2 3 (7.14%) Retail
3 2 (4.76%) Advertising
3 2 (4.76%) Local Government
3 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.38%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Project Manager
2 6 (14.29%) Consultant
3 5 (11.90%) Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Project Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) IT Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) IT Manager
5 3 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (7.14%) PMO Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Technician
6 2 (4.76%) ICT Support
6 2 (4.76%) ICT Support Technician
6 2 (4.76%) ICT Technician
6 2 (4.76%) Infor Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) PMO Lead
6 2 (4.76%) Support Technician
6 2 (4.76%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) .NET
1 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.38%) COM
1 1 (2.38%) CSS
1 1 (2.38%) Entity Framework
1 1 (2.38%) HTML
1 1 (2.38%) J2EE
1 1 (2.38%) JSP
1 1 (2.38%) Managed Extensibility Framework
1 1 (2.38%) Middleware
1 1 (2.38%) Servlets
1 1 (2.38%) WCF
1 1 (2.38%) WPF
1 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
1 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.76%) User Experience
3 1 (2.38%) Clustering
3 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.38%) EPoS
3 1 (2.38%) Life Science
3 1 (2.38%) LIMS
3 1 (2.38%) NHS
3 1 (2.38%) PACS
3 1 (2.38%) PMI
3 1 (2.38%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.38%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Project Management
2 12 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 11 (26.19%) Change Management
4 9 (21.43%) Contingency Planning
4 9 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (19.05%) ERP
5 8 (19.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 7 (16.67%) Quality Management
7 6 (14.29%) Line Management
7 6 (14.29%) QMS
7 6 (14.29%) Risk Management
8 5 (11.90%) Configuration Management
8 5 (11.90%) Mentoring
9 4 (9.52%) Process Improvement
10 3 (7.14%) BPR
10 3 (7.14%) Business Analysis
10 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (7.14%) Problem Management
10 3 (7.14%) Procure-to-Pay
10 3 (7.14%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) C#
2 1 (2.38%) Java
2 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (16.67%) Degree
3 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.76%) CCDP
4 2 (4.76%) CCIE
4 2 (4.76%) CCNP
4 2 (4.76%) CCSE
4 2 (4.76%) CISSP
4 2 (4.76%) PMP
4 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.38%) CCNA
5 1 (2.38%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.38%) HND
5 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) PMO
2 2 (4.76%) GPG13
2 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (4.76%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.76%) QA
2 2 (4.76%) SLA
3 1 (2.38%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (2.38%) GxP
3 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.38%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle
3 3 (7.14%) Cisco
3 3 (7.14%) Infor
3 3 (7.14%) VMware
4 2 (4.76%) Capita
4 2 (4.76%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.76%) Computacenter
4 2 (4.76%) CyberArk
4 2 (4.76%) F5
4 2 (4.76%) FireEye
4 2 (4.76%) Forcepoint
4 2 (4.76%) HP
4 2 (4.76%) Juniper
4 2 (4.76%) McAfee
4 2 (4.76%) Palo Alto
4 2 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.76%) Sourcefire
4 2 (4.76%) Symantec
5 1 (2.38%) Siemens
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