Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 59 46
Rank change year-on-year +12 -13 +13
Contract jobs citing Change Control 19 11 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.20% 1.62% 3.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.64% 1.95% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 11
Gloucestershire median daily rate £320 - £350
10th Percentile £310 - £250
90th Percentile £397 - £575
South West median daily rate £377 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +0.54% +7.14% -19.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 12
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.64% - -35.29%
10th Percentile £22.50 £26.25 £22.50
90th Percentile £30.70 £28.75 £28.75
South West median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +3.64% - -28.10%

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 522 564 754
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 88.03% 82.82% 79.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 294 411
Gloucestershire median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% -4.32%
10th Percentile £263 £218 £263
90th Percentile £551 £518 £575
South West median daily rate £418 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +4.38% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 60 50
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £43.50 £43.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.16% +1.18% -
10th Percentile £17.48 £14.90 £12.87
90th Percentile £51.63 £49.13 £46.46
South West median hourly rate £40.75 £39.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year +3.16% +3.95% +6.29%

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 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 16 August 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 - 6 - - 1
Gloucester +1 4 £320 -
Change Control
South West

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (47.37%) PRINCE2
3 9 (47.37%) Risk Management
3 9 (47.37%) Project Management
3 9 (47.37%) Document Management
3 9 (47.37%) Requirements Management
3 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
3 9 (47.37%) Information Assurance
3 9 (47.37%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (42.11%) C
5 7 (36.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (26.32%) ITIL
6 5 (26.32%) Firewall
7 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared
8 3 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (15.79%) Structured Cabling
8 3 (15.79%) Spanning Tree
8 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
8 3 (15.79%) VLAN
8 3 (15.79%) Wireless
8 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (15.79%) OSPF
8 3 (15.79%) BGP
8 3 (15.79%) EIGRP
8 3 (15.79%) LAN

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 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Firewall
2 3 (15.79%) BGP
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (15.79%) EIGRP
2 3 (15.79%) LAN
2 3 (15.79%) OSPF
2 3 (15.79%) Spanning Tree
2 3 (15.79%) Structured Cabling
2 3 (15.79%) VLAN
2 3 (15.79%) WAN
2 3 (15.79%) Wireless
3 2 (10.53%) Internet
General
1 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.26%) Automotive
3 1 (5.26%) Avionics
3 1 (5.26%) Electronics
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Project Officer
2 6 (31.58%) Project Support Officer
2 6 (31.58%) Support Officer
3 5 (26.32%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Network Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Project Control Officer
5 2 (10.53%) Project Controller
6 1 (5.26%) Asset and Configuration Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Configuration Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Design Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Electrical Design Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Electrical Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Electronics Design Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Electronics Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Information Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Project Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Security Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Security Operations Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Continuous Improvement
1 9 (47.37%) Document Management
1 9 (47.37%) Information Assurance
1 9 (47.37%) PRINCE2
1 9 (47.37%) Project Management
1 9 (47.37%) Requirements Management
1 9 (47.37%) Risk Management
2 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Critical Path Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Earned Value Management
4 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.53%) Work Breakdown Structure
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security
5 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.26%) Quality Management
5 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 7 (36.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared
4 3 (15.79%) CCNA
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) DO-254
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Forcepoint