Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 25 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 Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 71 57
Rank change year-on-year +12 -14 +1
Contract jobs citing Change Control 5 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.74% 0.54% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.62% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 7
Northamptonshire median daily rate £498 £500 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.50% +22.85% -12.00%
10th Percentile £435 £475 £279
90th Percentile £520 £525 £419
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £403 £350
% change year-on-year -0.62% +15.00% -17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -7.69% +18.18% +83.33%

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 571 804 623
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 84.22% 87.11% 80.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 588 440
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -1.18% -
10th Percentile £219 £261 £256
90th Percentile £550 £575 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 12
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £12.50 £11.75 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.38% -36.56% +23.47%
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year +10.71% -13.58% +2.86%

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Change Control in Northamptonshire

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Control in Northamptonshire

Change Control
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Control in Northamptonshire

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 25 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
Northampton +9 5 £498 -
Change Control
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (60.00%) Resource Management
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
1 3 (60.00%) Dependency Management
1 3 (60.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 3 (60.00%) PMO
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) Synon
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) RPG/400
3 1 (20.00%) RPG IV
3 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) COBOL
3 1 (20.00%) RPG
3 1 (20.00%) SQL

Change Control
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Synon
General
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) PMO Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Report Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Change Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Manager
2 1 (20.00%) RPG Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Synon Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 3 (60.00%) Dependency Management
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Resource Management
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
3 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) COBOL
1 1 (20.00%) RPG
1 1 (20.00%) RPG IV
1 1 (20.00%) RPG/400
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) PMO
2 1 (20.00%) SLA