Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 70 75
Rank change year-on-year -16 +5 +14
Contract jobs citing Change Control 14 21 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.89% 1.64% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 2.03% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 7
Hertfordshire median daily rate £325 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £247 £310 £269
90th Percentile £451 £594 £438
East of England median daily rate £350 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% - -
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £19.17 £36.00
% change year-on-year +82.58% -46.75% +54.84%

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 1,272 1,034 1,102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 81.23% 80.59% 78.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 717 529 593
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +5.12%
10th Percentile £206 £213 £245
90th Percentile £569 £588 £550
East of England median daily rate £433 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +1.76% +3.03% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 65 45
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.32 £18.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.78% -28.00% +19.42%
10th Percentile £11.07 £11.31 £9.23
90th Percentile £46.25 £52.50 £53.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -41.67% +33.33% -

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 22 July 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 22 July 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
Watford -11 5 £253 -24.63%
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £475 - 1
Hatfield -2 1 £325 +8.33% 3
Welwyn Garden City -10 1 - -
Stevenage -12 1 £375 -
Ware - 1 £418 -
Change Control
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (35.71%) SAP
3 5 (35.71%) ERP
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
4 4 (28.57%) ETL
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) Logistics
4 4 (28.57%) Data Quality
4 4 (28.57%) Master Data Management
4 4 (28.57%) Process Improvement
4 4 (28.57%) Scorecard
5 3 (21.43%) Programme Governance
5 3 (21.43%) Virtual Team
5 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (21.43%) Data Extraction
5 3 (21.43%) Data Governance
5 3 (21.43%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (21.43%) JIRA
5 3 (21.43%) Remedy
5 3 (21.43%) SLA
5 3 (21.43%) Embarcadero
6 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
6 2 (14.29%) Informatica
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco
6 2 (14.29%) CCNP
6 2 (14.29%) Migration
6 2 (14.29%) Firewall
6 2 (14.29%) Movex

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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (14.29%) BPCS
2 2 (14.29%) Movex
3 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
1 2 (14.29%) NetScaler
1 2 (14.29%) Network Security
1 2 (14.29%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (14.29%) MS Access
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) JMeter
2 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) VersionOne
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Law
3 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Automation Tester
2 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Data Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Tester
2 2 (14.29%) VBA Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Access Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Junior Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Manual Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Scrum Master
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Validation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (21.43%) Virtual Team
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ERP
2 4 (28.57%) ETL
2 4 (28.57%) Logistics
2 4 (28.57%) Master Data Management
2 4 (28.57%) Process Improvement
2 4 (28.57%) Scorecard
3 3 (21.43%) Data Extraction
3 3 (21.43%) Data Governance
3 3 (21.43%) Programme Governance
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Data Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Office Automation
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) VBA
3 1 (7.14%) C
3 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CCNP
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Master's Degree
2 1 (7.14%) MBA
2 1 (7.14%) MCP
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) OCP
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
2 1 (7.14%) PMP
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) Data Quality
2 3 (21.43%) SLA
3 1 (7.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (7.14%) GDPR
3 1 (7.14%) GMP
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) SAP
3 3 (21.43%) Embarcadero
3 3 (21.43%) Remedy
4 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) Informatica
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (7.14%) HP