The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 25 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 39 56
Rank change year-on-year -30 +17  
Contract jobs citing Change Control 1 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.23% 3.83% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 4.77% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 3
Median daily rate £425 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.66% -14.28%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +23.07% -13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £36.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -15.29%  
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 Essex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 388 377 497
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 90.87% 80.21% 78.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 183 290
Median daily rate £500 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £228 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 92 39
Median hourly rate £36.00 £27.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.90% -26.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.72 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £42.50 £46.40
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 Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Control in Essex

Change Control
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Control in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 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 Essex region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 5 (83.33%) Risk Management
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Contingency Planning
2 4 (66.67%) Automotive
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) IT Strategy
4 2 (33.33%) PMP
4 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Life Science
5 1 (16.67%) Infor
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) PACS
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) Data Management
5 1 (16.67%) Document Management
5 1 (16.67%) Critical Path Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (16.67%) Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification

Change Control
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
1 1 (16.67%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Electronic Patient Records
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Automotive
3 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) PMO Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Project Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Project Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Life Science
1 1 (16.67%) LIMS
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
1 1 (16.67%) PACS
1 1 (16.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
1 5 (83.33%) Risk Management
2 4 (66.67%) Contingency Planning
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (50.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) IT Strategy
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) BPR
5 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) Case Management
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Critical Path Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) Data Management
5 1 (16.67%) Document Management
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) PMP
2 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) CA Agile Central
1 1 (16.67%) Infor
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (16.67%) SAP