Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 20 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 88 82
Rank change year-on-year +26 -6 0
Contract jobs citing Change Control 24 13 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.90% 0.89% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 1.12% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 13
Reading median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £268 £363 £313
90th Percentile £526 £548 £515
Berkshire median daily rate £338 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -10.00% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Reading median hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -55.00% -
10th Percentile £35.25 £21.25 £47.50
90th Percentile £39.75 £23.75 £52.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £30.00 £16.65 £50.00
% change year-on-year +80.18% -66.70% -

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1041 1164 1492
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 82.36% 79.84% 77.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 617 608 926
Reading median daily rate £403 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% - -
10th Percentile £275 £227 £231
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 47 82
Reading median hourly rate £14.50 £22.50 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.56% -27.18% +81.02%
10th Percentile £10.75 £14.25 £15.03
90th Percentile £35.00 £55.00 £46.62
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.75 £30.45
% change year-on-year -18.31% -41.71% +78.38%

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Change Control in Reading

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Control in Reading

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Control in Reading over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Control in Reading

Change Control
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Control in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 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 Reading region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 9 (37.50%) ITIL
1 9 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 8 (33.33%) Firewall
2 8 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (29.17%) Linux
3 7 (29.17%) VMware
3 7 (29.17%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (25.00%) Patch Management
4 6 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 6 (25.00%) IBM Integration Bus
4 6 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (25.00%) Windows
4 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (25.00%) Cisco
4 6 (25.00%) DevOps
4 6 (25.00%) PMO
5 5 (20.83%) Migration
6 4 (16.67%) Maya
6 4 (16.67%) Amdocs
6 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 4 (16.67%) Workflow
6 4 (16.67%) Remedy
6 4 (16.67%) Ericsson
6 4 (16.67%) Nokia
6 4 (16.67%) Project Management
6 4 (16.67%) DNS
6 4 (16.67%) SharePoint

Change Control
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 6 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (12.50%) IIS
3 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (16.67%) Maya
4 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (16.67%) Office 365
2 3 (12.50%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (16.67%) DNS
2 4 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.50%) NAS
3 3 (12.50%) SAN
4 1 (4.17%) LAN
4 1 (4.17%) SSL
4 1 (4.17%) VPN
4 1 (4.17%) WAN
4 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Administrator
2 4 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (16.67%) Planning Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Programme Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Programme Planning Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Implementation Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Systems Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) SWIFT Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) WebSphere Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Information Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Office 365 Manager
5 1 (4.17%) PMO Lead
5 1 (4.17%) Programme Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Senior PMO
5 1 (4.17%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 6 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (4.17%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.50%) Learning Management System
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Replication
3 2 (8.33%) SWIFT
4 1 (4.17%) CMDB
4 1 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (4.17%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Linux
2 6 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) ITIL
2 8 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 7 (29.17%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (25.00%) DevOps
4 6 (25.00%) Patch Management
5 5 (20.83%) Migration
6 4 (16.67%) Business Development
6 4 (16.67%) Project Management
6 4 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (16.67%) Workflow
7 3 (12.50%) Business Continuity
7 3 (12.50%) Data Migration
7 3 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (12.50%) Proactive Management
8 2 (8.33%) ERP
8 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
9 1 (4.17%) CRM
9 1 (4.17%) Information Security
9 1 (4.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 4 (16.67%) PMP
1 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (12.50%) CCNA
2 3 (12.50%) CCNP
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (12.50%) MCSA
2 3 (12.50%) MCSE
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) PMO
2 3 (12.50%) SLA
3 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
3 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (12.50%) vSphere
2 1 (4.17%) DFS Replication
2 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (4.17%) SCDPM
2 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) VMware
2 6 (25.00%) Cisco
3 4 (16.67%) Amdocs
3 4 (16.67%) Citrix
3 4 (16.67%) Ericsson
3 4 (16.67%) Juniper
3 4 (16.67%) Nokia
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle
3 4 (16.67%) Remedy
4 2 (8.33%) IBM
4 2 (8.33%) Lumension
4 2 (8.33%) McAfee
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.33%) SAP
5 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
5 1 (4.17%) CyberArk
5 1 (4.17%) Meridio
5 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.17%) Varonis
5 1 (4.17%) Verint