The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 30 March 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
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 25 45
Rank change year-on-year -8 +20  
Contract jobs citing Change Control 6 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 2.15% 3.43% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.71% 4.23% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 1
Median daily rate £150 £130 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -71.11%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £389
% change year-on-year +1.33% -3.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £30.72
% change year-on-year - -10.48%  

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 Oxford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 221 189 315
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 79.21% 81.12% 86.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 147 232
Median daily rate £475 £410 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.85% -3.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 11
Median hourly rate £55.00 £35.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.14% +47.36%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Control in Oxford

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Control in Oxford over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Control in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (55.56%) BMC
1 5 (55.56%) Remedy
1 5 (55.56%) Remedy ITSM
1 5 (55.56%) Release Management
1 5 (55.56%) Incident Management
2 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) Dependency Management
3 2 (22.22%) Product Management
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (11.11%) MS Office
4 1 (11.11%) PMI
4 1 (11.11%) PMP
4 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
4 1 (11.11%) MCP
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) SLA
4 1 (11.11%) QA
4 1 (11.11%) Business Development
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement

Change Control
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Remedy ITSM
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Desktop Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Desktop Support
2 4 (44.44%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Support Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Programme Manager
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Support
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Transformation Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Transformation Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Incident Management
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
1 5 (55.56%) Release Management
2 3 (33.33%) Dependency Management
2 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Product Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Development
4 1 (11.11%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (11.11%) MCP
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
4 1 (11.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (11.11%) QA
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) BMC
1 5 (55.56%) Remedy
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint