Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 15 December 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 48 47
Rank change year-on-year -8 -1 +12
Contract jobs citing Change Control 17 15 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.20% 2.28% 3.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 2.70% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 8
Gloucestershire median daily rate £350 £315 £223
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +41.57% -50.56%
10th Percentile £248 £308 £165
90th Percentile £433 £323 £465
South West median daily rate £390 £356 £375
% change year-on-year +9.47% -5.00% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 19
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
10th Percentile £22.50 £22.50 £25.50
90th Percentile £29.13 £29.50 £28.75
South West median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 663 556 730
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 85.77% 84.37% 82.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 246 448
Gloucestershire median daily rate £450 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.25% -
10th Percentile £275 £225 £225
90th Percentile £563 £559 £563
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 51 69
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £40.00 £31.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -18.42% -10.59%
10th Percentile £18.69 £10.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £56.75 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £41.00 £33.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year +24.24% - -15.38%

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Change Control as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Change Control in Gloucestershire

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Control in Gloucestershire

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Control in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Control in Gloucestershire

Change Control
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Control in Gloucestershire

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 15 December 2018. 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
Cheltenham - 2 - - 1
Change Control
South West

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 12 (70.59%) PRINCE2
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft Excel
1 12 (70.59%) Security Cleared
2 11 (64.71%) DV Cleared
2 11 (64.71%) Document Management
2 11 (64.71%) Requirements Management
2 11 (64.71%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (64.71%) Information Assurance
2 11 (64.71%) Project Management
2 11 (64.71%) Risk Management
2 11 (64.71%) Finance
3 10 (58.82%) C
3 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (52.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
7 2 (11.76%) Change Management
7 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (5.88%) Internet
8 1 (5.88%) Forcepoint
8 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (5.88%) IBM
8 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
8 1 (5.88%) ITIL
8 1 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (5.88%) VBA
8 1 (5.88%) Oracle
8 1 (5.88%) SQL Server

Change Control
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Project Officer
2 9 (52.94%) Project Control Officer
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Business Transformation Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Business Transformation Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Configuration Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Data Migration Lead
4 1 (5.88%) Information Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Project Support Officer
4 1 (5.88%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Support Officer
4 1 (5.88%) Test and Validation Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Transformation Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Transformation Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Validation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) PRINCE2
2 11 (64.71%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (64.71%) Document Management
2 11 (64.71%) Information Assurance
2 11 (64.71%) Project Management
2 11 (64.71%) Requirements Management
2 11 (64.71%) Risk Management
3 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.76%) Change Management
5 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.88%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Information Security
6 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.88%) System Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) C
2 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) Security Cleared
2 11 (64.71%) DV Cleared
3 9 (52.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Forcepoint
1 1 (5.88%) IBM
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle