Period
to 20 November 2017

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 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
South West > Somerset
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 42 56
Rank change year-on-year +1 +14 -1
Contract jobs citing Change Control 13 7 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.57% 1.54% 3.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.36% 2.10% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 16
Somerset median daily rate £500 £379 £449
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.01% -15.60% +5.84%
10th Percentile £409 £332 £400
90th Percentile £625 £419 £495
South West median daily rate £370 £368 £425
% change year-on-year +0.68% -13.53% +2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Somerset median hourly rate - £40.00 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +4.58% +8.32%
South West median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50

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 Somerset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 387 333 597
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 76.48% 73.19% 84.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 181 352
Somerset median daily rate £375 £351 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.99% -3.31% +10.02%
10th Percentile £159 £194 £263
90th Percentile £513 £500 £488
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 53 66
Somerset median hourly rate £40.25 £38.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.92% -9.52% +20.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.40 £16.13
90th Percentile £53.75 £43.00 £55.00
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £38.89
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.99% +49.56%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 20 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
Bath -1 5 £494 +21.17% 1
Taunton - 2 £513 -
Yeovil 0 1 - -
Change Control
South West

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 Somerset region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 6 (46.15%) Programme Management
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Project Governance
3 4 (30.77%) Bitbucket
3 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
3 4 (30.77%) DevOps
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (30.77%) Python
3 4 (30.77%) Retail
3 4 (30.77%) Subversion
3 4 (30.77%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) JIRA
3 4 (30.77%) Atlassian
3 4 (30.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
3 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
3 4 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (23.08%) Kanban
4 3 (23.08%) Groovy
4 3 (23.08%) Logistics
4 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Citrix
4 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure

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 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Jupyter
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (30.77%) Bitbucket
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
1 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
1 4 (30.77%) JIRA
1 4 (30.77%) Subversion
2 3 (23.08%) ScriptRunner
3 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.69%) Gerrit
3 1 (7.69%) Phabricator
3 1 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Retail
3 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (7.69%) Electronics
4 1 (7.69%) Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Military
4 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Consultant
1 3 (23.08%) DevOps Consultant
1 3 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) IT Manager
1 3 (23.08%) JIRA Consultant
1 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) JIRA Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) PMO Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) PMO Lead
3 1 (7.69%) Project Planner
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) JSP
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Programme Management
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Project Governance
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (30.77%) DevOps
3 4 (30.77%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
4 3 (23.08%) Kanban
4 3 (23.08%) Logistics
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
5 2 (15.38%) Business Forecasting
5 2 (15.38%) Demand Management
5 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
5 2 (15.38%) Resource Management
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.69%) CRM
6 1 (7.69%) ERP
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) Python
3 3 (23.08%) Groovy
4 1 (7.69%) Ada
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) PMO
2 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Docker
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Atlassian
1 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 3 (23.08%) Citrix
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) SAP