Period
to 20 January 2018

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 20 January 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 77 69
Rank change year-on-year +2 -8 +19
Contract jobs citing Change Control 22 20 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.44% 1.43% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 1.85% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 15
Hertfordshire median daily rate £475 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +7.78%
10th Percentile £287 £269 £405
90th Percentile £790 £525 £478
East of England median daily rate £400 £363 £400
% change year-on-year +10.34% -9.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £33.17 £48.31 £40.00
% change year-on-year -31.35% +20.78% +20.99%

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 1,250 1,082 1,059
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 82.02% 77.34% 74.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 624 608 527
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.66% +6.49%
10th Percentile £238 £213 £234
90th Percentile £575 £550 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 54 88
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £19.00 £41.66 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.40% +93.78% -32.28%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.15 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.25 £53.38 £52.25
East of England median hourly rate £34.50 £33.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +2.99% +11.67% +18.23%

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 20 January 2018.

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 20 January 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
Stevenage - 6 £343 -
Welwyn Garden City +3 3 £550 +15.79%
Rickmansworth +2 2 £475 -
Watford -15 2 - -
Royston - 1 £300 -
Change Control
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 8 (36.36%) Juniper
1 8 (36.36%) Network Security
2 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (27.27%) Cisco
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (22.73%) Palo Alto
3 5 (22.73%) Migration
3 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
4 4 (18.18%) Infoblox
4 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
4 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 4 (18.18%) Firewall
4 4 (18.18%) DNS
4 4 (18.18%) DDNS
4 4 (18.18%) CCNP
4 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
4 4 (18.18%) LAN
4 4 (18.18%) WAN
4 4 (18.18%) ITIL
5 3 (13.64%) C
5 3 (13.64%) SAP
5 3 (13.64%) Broadband
5 3 (13.64%) ISDN
5 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
5 3 (13.64%) VPN
5 3 (13.64%) Quality Management
5 3 (13.64%) Network Design
5 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
5 3 (13.64%) Network Management

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:

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP PP
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) Network Security
2 4 (18.18%) DDNS
2 4 (18.18%) DNS
2 4 (18.18%) Firewall
2 4 (18.18%) LAN
2 4 (18.18%) WAN
3 3 (13.64%) Broadband
3 3 (13.64%) ISDN
3 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 3 (13.64%) VPN
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (9.09%) FWSM
5 1 (4.55%) DHCP
5 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MSTest
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 2 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Network Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Release Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Network Design Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Network Security Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Network Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) SAP Manager
4 2 (9.09%) SAP Release Manager
4 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Security Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior PMO
4 2 (9.09%) Senior PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Fiori
1 1 (4.55%) SAPUI5
1 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) FMCG
2 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Migration
2 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
2 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 3 (13.64%) Matrix Organization
3 3 (13.64%) Network Design
3 3 (13.64%) Network Management
3 3 (13.64%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (13.64%) Quality Management
4 2 (9.09%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (9.09%) Business Transformation
4 2 (9.09%) Change Management
4 2 (9.09%) Defect Management
4 2 (9.09%) ERP
4 2 (9.09%) Programme Governance
4 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 2 (9.09%) Service Management
4 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) C
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) CCNP
3 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
4 2 (9.09%) Degree
5 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 2 (9.09%) PMO
1 2 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Juniper
2 6 (27.27%) Cisco
3 5 (22.73%) Palo Alto
4 4 (18.18%) Infoblox
5 3 (13.64%) SAP
6 2 (9.09%) Sourcefire
7 1 (4.55%) HP
7 1 (4.55%) Siemens