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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Change Control
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 32 33 44
Rank change year-on-year +1 +11  
Contract jobs citing Change Control 15 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 4.55% 4.21% 2.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.36% 5.60% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £375 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -23.07%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £395
% change year-on-year - -5.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 4
Median hourly rate £28.75 £27.50 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.54% -34.91%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £27.50 £31.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £38.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year - -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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 280 339 353
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 84.85% 75.17% 75.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 170 211
Median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £226 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £548 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 27 20
Median hourly rate £30.00 £43.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.03% +7.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £46.20 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 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 Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 25 March 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
Gloucester +1 3 - -
Cheltenham +5 1 - -
Change Control
South West

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

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

1 28 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 21 (65.63%) DV Cleared
3 19 (59.38%) PRINCE2
3 19 (59.38%) Finance
4 17 (53.13%) Risk Management
4 17 (53.13%) Project Management
4 17 (53.13%) C
4 17 (53.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 17 (53.13%) Continuous Improvement
4 17 (53.13%) Document Management
4 17 (53.13%) Requirements Management
4 17 (53.13%) Information Assurance
5 8 (25.00%) Windows
6 7 (21.88%) SharePoint
6 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
7 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
7 6 (18.75%) Windows XP
7 6 (18.75%) Demand Management
8 5 (15.63%) Windows Server
9 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
9 4 (12.50%) Problem Management
9 4 (12.50%) Citrix
9 4 (12.50%) MS Office
9 4 (12.50%) ITIL
9 4 (12.50%) Oracle
10 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
10 3 (9.38%) SQL
10 3 (9.38%) Veritas
10 3 (9.38%) Apache
10 3 (9.38%) DHCP

Change Control
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (21.88%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.38%) Apache
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.25%) Live Communications Server
3 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.13%) IIS
4 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Office
2 2 (6.25%) MS Project
2 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) DHCP
1 3 (9.38%) DNS
2 2 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) MS Access
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
General
1 19 (59.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Project Officer
2 11 (34.38%) Project Support Officer
2 11 (34.38%) Support Officer
3 4 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Support
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.13%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Junior
6 1 (3.13%) Junior Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
1 1 (3.13%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Clustering
1 2 (6.25%) Fat Client
1 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 2 (6.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) Windows XP
3 5 (15.63%) Windows Server
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.25%) Linux
5 2 (6.25%) Solaris
5 2 (6.25%) Unix
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) PRINCE2
2 17 (53.13%) Continuous Improvement
2 17 (53.13%) Document Management
2 17 (53.13%) Information Assurance
2 17 (53.13%) Project Management
2 17 (53.13%) Requirements Management
2 17 (53.13%) Risk Management
3 6 (18.75%) Demand Management
4 4 (12.50%) ITIL
4 4 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 3 (9.38%) Release Management
5 3 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.13%) Change Management
7 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.13%) Integration Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.13%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) C
2 3 (9.38%) SQL
3 1 (3.13%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 21 (65.63%) DV Cleared
3 17 (53.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) PMO
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.13%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (6.25%) NetBackup
2 2 (6.25%) Netcool
2 2 (6.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (6.25%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Citrix
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle
3 3 (9.38%) Veritas
4 2 (6.25%) EMC
4 2 (6.25%) HP
4 2 (6.25%) Meridio
4 2 (6.25%) VMware
5 1 (3.13%) OpenText