The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 3 months to 24 June 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
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 255 217 180
Rank change year-on-year -38 -37  
Contract jobs citing Change Control 164 229 289
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.80% 1.06% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 1.24% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 142 205
Median daily rate £475 £458 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.82% +14.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £325 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £328 £375
% change year-on-year +22.13% -12.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 6
Median hourly rate £23.13 £14.90 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.20% -40.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 £14.21 £18.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £20.38 £106.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +45.45% -8.33%  

Change Control is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 17711 18496 19220
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 86.64% 85.33% 82.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12688 13519 13610
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 159 261
Median hourly rate £26.50 £21.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.19% -2.32%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £46.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Change Control as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Change Control in London

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Control in London

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Control in London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Control in London

Change Control
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Control in London

Change Control
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Control in London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Change Control in London

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -13 30 £488 +18.18% 6
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £500 -
Brentford - 3 £425 -
Croydon 0 2 £375 -10.71%
Westminster +6 1 £475 -32.14%
Canary Wharf +3 1 £550 +62.36%
Hillingdon - 1 £475 -
Ilford - 1 £168 -
New Malden - 1 - -
Change Control
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 London region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 142 (42.39%) Finance
2 105 (31.34%) Project Management
3 78 (23.28%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (21.19%) PRINCE2
5 56 (16.72%) PMO
6 51 (15.22%) Security Cleared
7 48 (14.33%) Microsoft Project
8 46 (13.73%) Change Management
8 46 (13.73%) Stakeholder Management
8 46 (13.73%) Banking
9 45 (13.43%) Programme Management
9 45 (13.43%) SQL
10 42 (12.54%) Risk Management
11 35 (10.45%) Unix
11 35 (10.45%) SC Cleared
12 34 (10.15%) Microsoft Office
12 34 (10.15%) Microsoft
13 33 (9.85%) Configuration Management
14 32 (9.55%) Microsoft Excel
15 31 (9.25%) ITIL
15 31 (9.25%) Analytical Skills
16 30 (8.96%) Degree
17 29 (8.66%) Windows
18 26 (7.76%) QA
18 26 (7.76%) Investment Banking
19 25 (7.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
19 25 (7.46%) Oracle
19 25 (7.46%) Waterfall
20 24 (7.16%) Linux
21 23 (6.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

Change Control
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 22 (6.57%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (2.39%) Confluence
4 6 (1.79%) WebLogic
5 5 (1.49%) Apache
6 4 (1.19%) IIS
7 3 (0.90%) CMS
7 3 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.60%) Oracle UPK
9 1 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.30%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.30%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.30%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 48 (14.33%) Microsoft Project
2 34 (10.15%) Microsoft Office
3 32 (9.55%) Microsoft Excel
4 25 (7.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 20 (5.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.90%) Primavera
3 2 (0.60%) ION MarketView
3 2 (0.60%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.60%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.30%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.30%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.30%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.30%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle FAH
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.30%) Servitor
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.07%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (3.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.79%) SaaS
4 5 (1.49%) Office 365
5 3 (0.90%) Trello
6 2 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.60%) Heroku
6 2 (0.60%) IaaS
6 2 (0.60%) PaaS
7 1 (0.30%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.97%) Firewall
2 11 (3.28%) TCP/IP
3 9 (2.69%) SAN
3 9 (2.69%) SNMP
4 8 (2.39%) IPsec
4 8 (2.39%) Multicast
4 8 (2.39%) WAN
5 7 (2.09%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (1.79%) Internet
6 6 (1.79%) LAN
7 5 (1.49%) LDAP
7 5 (1.49%) VPN
7 5 (1.49%) WebEx
8 4 (1.19%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (1.19%) DNS
8 4 (1.19%) EIGRP
8 4 (1.19%) SSH
8 4 (1.19%) Wireless
9 3 (0.90%) Intranet
9 3 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.18%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (3.88%) SQL Server
3 11 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (2.39%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (2.09%) Big Data
6 6 (1.79%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (1.49%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.19%) SAP BW
9 3 (0.90%) GIS
9 3 (0.90%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.90%) MySQL
9 3 (0.90%) Neo4j
9 3 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.60%) Cognos Report Studio
10 2 (0.60%) MS Access
10 2 (0.60%) OLAP
10 2 (0.60%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 13 (3.88%) Jenkins
1 13 (3.88%) JIRA
2 9 (2.69%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.49%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (1.19%) Bitbucket
4 4 (1.19%) Cucumber
4 4 (1.19%) FitNesse
4 4 (1.19%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.90%) GitLab
5 3 (0.90%) Maven
5 3 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.90%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.60%) IBM UrbanCode
6 2 (0.60%) Subversion
6 2 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.30%) Ant
7 1 (0.30%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.30%) JDeveloper
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 142 (42.39%) Finance
2 46 (13.73%) Banking
3 26 (7.76%) Investment Banking
4 22 (6.57%) Legal
5 14 (4.18%) Financial Institution
6 11 (3.28%) Back Office
7 10 (2.99%) Law
8 9 (2.69%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.79%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.19%) Retail
11 3 (0.90%) Front Office
11 3 (0.90%) Publishing
12 2 (0.60%) Local Government
13 1 (0.30%) Advertising
13 1 (0.30%) Billing
13 1 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.30%) Marketing
13 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (17.91%) Project Manager
2 41 (12.24%) Analyst
3 38 (11.34%) Programme Manager
4 32 (9.55%) Developer
5 20 (5.97%) Business Analyst
6 18 (5.37%) Administrator
7 14 (4.18%) Unix Engineer
8 12 (3.58%) Senior Analyst
9 11 (3.28%) Architect
10 10 (2.99%) Contracts Manager
10 10 (2.99%) Linux Administrator
10 10 (2.99%) Network Engineer
10 10 (2.99%) PMO Analyst
11 9 (2.69%) Delivery Manager
11 9 (2.69%) Infrastructure Manager
12 8 (2.39%) Consultant
12 8 (2.39%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 8 (2.39%) Senior Manager
12 8 (2.39%) Systems Engineer
12 8 (2.39%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.58%) XML
2 9 (2.69%) .NET
3 8 (2.39%) Middleware
3 8 (2.39%) XSD
3 8 (2.39%) XSLT
4 7 (2.09%) Elastic Stack
4 7 (2.09%) HTML
5 6 (1.79%) AngularJS
5 6 (1.79%) HTML5
6 5 (1.49%) Apache Camel
6 5 (1.49%) Software Packaging
7 4 (1.19%) CSS
7 4 (1.19%) Django
7 4 (1.19%) FIX Protocol
7 4 (1.19%) FpML
7 4 (1.19%) Java EE
7 4 (1.19%) JSON
7 4 (1.19%) Spring
7 4 (1.19%) WCF
7 4 (1.19%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.25%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.07%) Data Centre
3 14 (4.18%) Management Information System
3 14 (4.18%) PMI
4 13 (3.88%) Clustering
5 12 (3.58%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (1.79%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.79%) Cybercrime
6 6 (1.79%) Fixed Income
6 6 (1.79%) Hedge funds
6 6 (1.79%) NHS
6 6 (1.79%) PKI
7 5 (1.49%) Credit Risk
7 5 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.49%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (1.19%) Grid Computing
8 4 (1.19%) Market Risk
8 4 (1.19%) YubiKey
9 3 (0.90%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 35 (10.45%) Unix
2 29 (8.66%) Windows
3 24 (7.16%) Linux
4 20 (5.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (3.88%) FreeBSD
5 13 (3.88%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.49%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.19%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (31.34%) Project Management
2 78 (23.28%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (21.19%) PRINCE2
4 46 (13.73%) Change Management
4 46 (13.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 45 (13.43%) Programme Management
6 42 (12.54%) Risk Management
7 33 (9.85%) Configuration Management
8 31 (9.25%) ITIL
9 25 (7.46%) Waterfall
10 22 (6.57%) Mentoring
11 20 (5.97%) Migration
12 19 (5.67%) User Acceptance Testing
13 18 (5.37%) Dependency Management
14 17 (5.07%) Analytics
14 17 (5.07%) Open Source
14 17 (5.07%) Resource Management
14 17 (5.07%) Use Case
15 16 (4.78%) Document Management
16 15 (4.48%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 45 (13.43%) SQL
2 19 (5.67%) Java
3 18 (5.37%) Perl
4 17 (5.07%) Python
5 12 (3.58%) JavaScript
6 10 (2.99%) tcsh
7 8 (2.39%) PowerShell
8 7 (2.09%) Ruby
9 6 (1.79%) C#
10 5 (1.49%) C
11 4 (1.19%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.90%) PHP
12 3 (0.90%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.60%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.60%) VBA
14 1 (0.30%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.30%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.30%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 51 (15.22%) Security Cleared
2 35 (10.45%) SC Cleared
3 30 (8.96%) Degree
4 23 (6.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 21 (6.27%) PMI Certification
6 20 (5.97%) DV Cleared
7 15 (4.48%) PMP
8 9 (2.69%) BPSS Clearance
9 6 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.19%) CCNP
11 4 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
11 4 (1.19%) CTC Cleared
11 4 (1.19%) JNCIA
11 4 (1.19%) JNCIS
12 3 (0.90%) CCDP
12 3 (0.90%) CCIE
12 3 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (16.72%) PMO
2 26 (7.76%) QA
3 6 (1.79%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 6 (1.79%) GMP
3 6 (1.79%) SLA
4 5 (1.49%) P3O
5 4 (1.19%) GDPR
5 4 (1.19%) MiFID
6 3 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.90%) EMIR
7 2 (0.60%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.60%) FATCA
8 1 (0.30%) GxP
8 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (6.27%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.28%) GPFS
3 10 (2.99%) Samba
4 7 (2.09%) Snort
5 6 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (1.49%) vSphere
7 3 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.60%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.30%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.30%) IAG
9 1 (0.30%) NFS
9 1 (0.30%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.30%) vCloud
9 1 (0.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (3.58%) Ansible
2 9 (2.69%) Oracle ZFS
3 7 (2.09%) Kibana
3 7 (2.09%) logstash
3 7 (2.09%) Nagios
3 7 (2.09%) Red Hat Satellite
3 7 (2.09%) SmokePing
4 6 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.79%) Puppet
5 5 (1.49%) Dollar Universe
6 3 (0.90%) SCCM
7 2 (0.60%) Nessus
7 2 (0.60%) SCOM
7 2 (0.60%) vCenter Server
7 2 (0.60%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.30%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.30%) Control-M
8 1 (0.30%) Forum Sentry
8 1 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.30%) vRealize
Vendors
1 34 (10.15%) Microsoft
2 25 (7.46%) Oracle
3 20 (5.97%) Red Hat
4 18 (5.37%) VMware
5 15 (4.48%) Cisco
6 11 (3.28%) CheckPoint
7 9 (2.69%) F5
8 8 (2.39%) IBM
8 8 (2.39%) Juniper
9 7 (2.09%) Atlassian
9 7 (2.09%) HP
9 7 (2.09%) Palo Alto
10 6 (1.79%) SAP
11 5 (1.49%) Citrix
11 5 (1.49%) iManage
11 5 (1.49%) TIBCO
12 4 (1.19%) Aerohive Networks
12 4 (1.19%) Avaya
12 4 (1.19%) Splunk
12 4 (1.19%) Tableau
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