The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Change Control
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 50 40 61
Rank change year-on-year -10 +21  
Contract jobs citing Change Control 10 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.83% 2.40% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 3.06% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 2
Median daily rate £150 £193 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.07% -54.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £122 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £478 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £393
% change year-on-year - -4.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year - -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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 432 392 574
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 79.12% 78.40% 84.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 308 373
Median daily rate £450 £400 £412
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -2.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 35
Median hourly rate £55.00 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +214.28% -30.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Control in Oxfordshire

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Control in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Control in Oxfordshire

Change Control
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Control in Oxfordshire

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Oxford -6 6 £150 +15.38% 1
Abingdon - 3 £550 -
Change Control
South East

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 6 (40.00%) BMC
1 6 (40.00%) Remedy
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
1 6 (40.00%) Incident Management
1 6 (40.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 6 (40.00%) Release Management
2 4 (26.67%) Change Management
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) Degree
3 3 (20.00%) Dependency Management
4 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (13.33%) Contingency Planning
4 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (13.33%) MVVM
4 2 (13.33%) Product Management
4 2 (13.33%) SDLC
4 2 (13.33%) WPF
4 2 (13.33%) Subversion
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (13.33%) MS Office
4 2 (13.33%) MCP
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (13.33%) MVC
4 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 1 (6.67%) CMS
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (13.33%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) German Language
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 5 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Programme Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Desktop Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Desktop Support
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Development Manager
4 2 (13.33%) IT Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Azure Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior IT Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Transformation Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Transformation Programme Manager
5 1 (6.67%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) WPF
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Incident Management
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
1 6 (40.00%) Release Management
2 4 (26.67%) Change Management
3 3 (20.00%) Dependency Management
3 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (13.33%) Contingency Planning
4 2 (13.33%) MVC
4 2 (13.33%) MVVM
4 2 (13.33%) Product Management
4 2 (13.33%) SDLC
5 1 (6.67%) Business Development
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) MCP
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
4 1 (6.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (6.67%) PMO
1 1 (6.67%) QA
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) BMC
1 6 (40.00%) Remedy
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint