Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 17 November 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 85 82
Rank change year-on-year +5 -3 +5
Contract jobs citing Change Control 23 16 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.46% 1.15% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 1.51% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 12
Hertfordshire median daily rate £550 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.50% -11.11% +4.96%
10th Percentile £350 £203 £401
90th Percentile £773 £525 £475
East of England median daily rate £425 £350 £413
% change year-on-year +21.43% -15.15% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £32.50 - -
East of England median hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year -25.00% +21.21% +36.82%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1257 1062 1233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 80.06% 76.57% 75.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 631 610 622
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £213 £223 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £565
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 56 100
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.00 £26.75 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.71% +27.37% +31.27%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.53 £8.98
90th Percentile £46.50 £53.75 £41.60
East of England median hourly rate £31.02 £31.23 £25.00
% change year-on-year -0.67% +24.90% +3.91%

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Change Control in Hertfordshire

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Control in Hertfordshire

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Control in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Control in Hertfordshire

Change Control
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Control in Hertfordshire

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Watford -4 5 £350 +40.00%
Welwyn Garden City +6 4 £550 +15.79%
Rickmansworth -2 2 £475 -
Stevenage - 2 £260 -
Hitchin - 1 £350 -
Change Control
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 10 (43.48%) Cisco
2 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (34.78%) Juniper
3 7 (30.43%) CCNP
3 7 (30.43%) Network Security
4 6 (26.09%) Firewall
4 6 (26.09%) Palo Alto
5 5 (21.74%) PMO
5 5 (21.74%) Finance
5 5 (21.74%) Migration
5 5 (21.74%) WAN
5 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (21.74%) LAN
5 5 (21.74%) Network Design
6 4 (17.39%) ERP
6 4 (17.39%) Project Management
6 4 (17.39%) Change Management
6 4 (17.39%) Quality Management
7 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
7 3 (13.04%) Wireless
7 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (13.04%) C
7 3 (13.04%) SAP
7 3 (13.04%) ITIL
7 3 (13.04%) Sourcefire
7 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
7 3 (13.04%) Resource Management
7 3 (13.04%) QA
7 3 (13.04%) Cisco ASA

Change Control
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
4 1 (4.35%) AutoCAD
4 1 (4.35%) CATIA
4 1 (4.35%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 1 (4.35%) PTC Creo
4 1 (4.35%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) SAP PP
2 1 (4.35%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) Network Security
2 6 (26.09%) Firewall
3 5 (21.74%) LAN
3 5 (21.74%) WAN
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (13.04%) Wireless
5 2 (8.70%) Broadband
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (8.70%) FWSM
5 2 (8.70%) ISDN
5 2 (8.70%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.70%) VPN
5 2 (8.70%) WLAN
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (4.35%) DDNS
6 1 (4.35%) DNS
6 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SAP HANA
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.35%) Automotive
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) Network Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Network Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Security Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Network Design Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Network Security Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Release Manager
5 2 (8.70%) SAP Manager
5 2 (8.70%) SAP Release Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Senior PMO
5 2 (8.70%) Senior PMO Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Middleware
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Fiori
1 1 (4.35%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.35%) Clustering
1 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.35%) FMCG
1 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Migration
1 5 (21.74%) Network Design
2 4 (17.39%) Change Management
2 4 (17.39%) ERP
2 4 (17.39%) Project Management
2 4 (17.39%) Quality Management
3 3 (13.04%) ITIL
3 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
3 3 (13.04%) Resource Management
3 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
3 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.70%) Business Transformation
4 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.70%) Document Management
4 2 (8.70%) Network Management
4 2 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (8.70%) Programme Governance
4 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
4 2 (8.70%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (30.43%) CCNP
3 2 (8.70%) CCNA
3 2 (8.70%) Degree
3 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) CCDP
4 1 (4.35%) CCIE
4 1 (4.35%) CCSE
4 1 (4.35%) CISSP
4 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) HND
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) PMO
2 3 (13.04%) QA
3 1 (4.35%) GPG13
3 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Cisco
2 8 (34.78%) Juniper
3 6 (26.09%) Palo Alto
4 3 (13.04%) SAP
4 3 (13.04%) Sourcefire
5 2 (8.70%) iManage
6 1 (4.35%) Aruba
6 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.35%) Computacenter
6 1 (4.35%) CyberArk
6 1 (4.35%) F5
6 1 (4.35%) FireEye
6 1 (4.35%) Forcepoint
6 1 (4.35%) ForeScout
6 1 (4.35%) Infoblox
6 1 (4.35%) McAfee
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.35%) Siemens
6 1 (4.35%) Symantec
6 1 (4.35%) VMware