The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 28 June 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
South West / Somerset
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 32 34
Rank change year-on-year -8 +2  
Contract jobs citing Change Control 1 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.48% 0.41% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.54% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £438 - £469
90% offered a daily rate of more than £406 - £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 - £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £330 £375
% change year-on-year +19.69% -12.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £27.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year +27.92% -7.50%  

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 Somerset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 165 185 265
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 78.57% 76.76% 78.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 399 537
Median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £940 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 71 125
Median hourly rate £50.00 £38.75 £38.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -0.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £21.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £42.45 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Change Control in Somerset

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Control in Somerset

Change Control
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Control in Somerset

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Bath - 1 £438 -
Change Control
South West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Earned Value Management
2 3 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) JSP
3 2 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Apache
3 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (33.33%) Ada
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) Requirements Management
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Military
3 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering

Change Control
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 2 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 2 (33.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Project Planner
2 2 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Project Controller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) JSP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Earned Value Management
1 3 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 2 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Time Management
2 2 (33.33%) UML
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Ada
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) C++
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) APMP
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) PMP