Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 50 39
Rank change year-on-year +11 -11 +18
Contract jobs citing Change Control 20 21 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.60% 3.09% 4.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.23% 3.71% 5.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 12
Gloucestershire median daily rate £320 £455 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.67% +27.72% -25.00%
10th Percentile £206 £451 £306
90th Percentile £330 £459 £575
South West median daily rate £350 £375 £363
% change year-on-year -6.67% +3.45% -22.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 9
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.82% - -35.29%
10th Percentile £22.88 £26.25 £22.50
90th Percentile £30.25 £32.50 £31.75
South West median hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +1.82% - -34.52%

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 473 566 737
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 85.07% 83.36% 78.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 357 399
Gloucestershire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £234 £263
90th Percentile £554 £538 £550
South West median daily rate £405 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 66 46
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £32.50 £42.25 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.08% -0.59% +3.66%
10th Percentile £13.85 £13.50 £15.25
90th Percentile £48.25 £48.75 £46.20
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £39.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -21.52% -1.25% +22.93%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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
Gloucester -1 4 £320 -30.43%
Cheltenham -3 4 - -
Change Control
South West

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 14 (70.00%) Project Management
3 13 (65.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (60.00%) Document Management
4 12 (60.00%) Requirements Management
4 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 12 (60.00%) Information Assurance
4 12 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (60.00%) PRINCE2
4 12 (60.00%) Risk Management
5 11 (55.00%) C
5 11 (55.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 6 (30.00%) DV Cleared
7 3 (15.00%) OSPF
7 3 (15.00%) BGP
7 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (15.00%) Firewall
7 3 (15.00%) Wireless
7 3 (15.00%) ITIL
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (15.00%) LAN
7 3 (15.00%) WAN
7 3 (15.00%) Cisco
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.00%) CCNA
7 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (15.00%) EIGRP
7 3 (15.00%) VLAN
7 3 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) BGP
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (15.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (15.00%) Firewall
1 3 (15.00%) LAN
1 3 (15.00%) OSPF
1 3 (15.00%) Spanning Tree
1 3 (15.00%) Structured Cabling
1 3 (15.00%) VLAN
1 3 (15.00%) WAN
1 3 (15.00%) Wireless
2 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Project Officer
2 6 (30.00%) Project Control Officer
2 6 (30.00%) Project Support Officer
2 6 (30.00%) Support Officer
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Network Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Project Controller
6 1 (5.00%) Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Asset and Configuration Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Banking Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Configuration Manager
6 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
6 1 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Mortgage Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Project Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Project Management
2 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (60.00%) Document Management
3 12 (60.00%) Information Assurance
3 12 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 12 (60.00%) Requirements Management
3 12 (60.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Critical Path Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Earned Value Management
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
6 1 (5.00%) Customer-Centricity
6 1 (5.00%) Decision-Making
6 1 (5.00%) Migration
6 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.00%) Prototyping
6 1 (5.00%) Regulatory Compliance
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (55.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (30.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (15.00%) CCNA
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) SAP