Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 19 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
England > North East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 84 64
Rank change year-on-year +2 -20 +18
Contract jobs citing Change Control 18 89 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.48% 3.27% 3.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 3.87% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 53 40
North East median daily rate £375 £321 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.82% -12.65% +29.34%
10th Percentile £330 £206 £252
90th Percentile £488 £400 £525
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
North East median hourly rate £17.50 £28.00 £42.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.50% -34.50% +15.54%
10th Percentile £16.25 £26.14 £41.43
90th Percentile £18.75 £28.83 £43.68
England median hourly rate £25.90 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -5.82% - -8.71%

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 the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1024 2299 1674
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 84.21% 84.46% 83.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 687 1590 1071
North East median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £256
90th Percentile £550 £525 £600
England median daily rate £450 £425 £422
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.62% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 95 74
North East median hourly rate £22.00 £28.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.43% +69.75% -12.72%
10th Percentile £9.85 £11.02 £11.17
90th Percentile £48.26 £36.00 £35.25
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.70% +8.49% +18.42%

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Change Control as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Change Control in the North East

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Control in the North East

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Control in the North East over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Control in the North East

Change Control
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Control in the North East

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 6 months to 19 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
Tyne and Wear +11 13 £375 +13.64% 1
Durham -21 2 - -
Northumberland - 1 - - 1
Change Control
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 North East region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 9 (50.00%) HP
2 7 (38.89%) Risk Management
3 6 (33.33%) Project Management
3 6 (33.33%) ITIL
3 6 (33.33%) Unix
3 6 (33.33%) Linux
4 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
4 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) Network Security
4 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
5 4 (22.22%) ITSM
5 4 (22.22%) DevOps
5 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (22.22%) Software Packaging
5 4 (22.22%) Programme Management
5 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 4 (22.22%) AIX
5 4 (22.22%) Perl
5 4 (22.22%) SQL
5 4 (22.22%) Oracle
5 4 (22.22%) WebLogic
5 4 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (22.22%) PMO
6 3 (16.67%) Forum Sentry
6 3 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (16.67%) IBM
6 3 (16.67%) Informatica
6 3 (16.67%) Siebel

Change Control
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 4 (22.22%) WebLogic
2 3 (16.67%) JBoss
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 3 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (11.11%) FileNet
4 1 (5.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Network Security
2 3 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (16.67%) LDAP
2 3 (16.67%) SSL
3 2 (11.11%) Firewall
3 2 (11.11%) SAN
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) GitLab
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
1 1 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Coordinator
2 3 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) PMO Coordinator
2 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery Coordinator
3 2 (11.11%) Backup Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Change Control Coordinator
3 2 (11.11%) Storage and Backup Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) PMO Lead
4 1 (5.56%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Software Packaging
2 3 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) DataPower
3 2 (11.11%) Private Cloud
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) IVR
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
1 6 (33.33%) Unix
2 4 (22.22%) AIX
2 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.56%) HPUX
5 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Risk Management
2 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Project Management
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
4 4 (22.22%) DevOps
4 4 (22.22%) ITSM
4 4 (22.22%) Programme Management
5 3 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (16.67%) Document Management
5 3 (16.67%) OO
5 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 3 (16.67%) Service Management
5 3 (16.67%) Workflow
6 2 (11.11%) Change Management
6 2 (11.11%) QMS
6 2 (11.11%) Quality Management
7 1 (5.56%) Business Development
7 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Perl
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) CCNA
4 1 (5.56%) CCNP
4 1 (5.56%) CCSA
4 1 (5.56%) CCSE
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (5.56%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) JNCIS
4 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
4 1 (5.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) PMO
2 3 (16.67%) SLA
3 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Firmware
1 1 (5.56%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Forum Sentry
1 3 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (16.67%) Puppet
2 2 (11.11%) Tivoli
3 1 (5.56%) Ansible
3 1 (5.56%) Dollar Universe
3 1 (5.56%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (5.56%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (5.56%) MOM
3 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.56%) SCOM
3 1 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 3 (16.67%) Axway
3 3 (16.67%) IBM
3 3 (16.67%) Informatica
3 3 (16.67%) Siebel
3 3 (16.67%) Sun
4 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.56%) Atlassian
5 1 (5.56%) Blue Coat
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
5 1 (5.56%) Juniper
5 1 (5.56%) Symantec
5 1 (5.56%) TIBCO
5 1 (5.56%) TippingPoint