Period
to 29 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 29 September 2020 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
29 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 34 61 83
Rank change year-on-year +27 +22 -25
Contract jobs citing Change Control 3 21 23
As % of all contract jobs advertised in South Wales 0.82% 2.02% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 2.46% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 19 22
Median daily rate £434 £370 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.23% -8.64% +1.38%
10th Percentile £396 £323 £327
90th Percentile £475 £404 £426
Wales median daily rate £434 £370 £405
% change year-on-year +17.23% -8.64% -0.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate - - £13.00

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 South Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 288 852 1,183
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 78.69% 81.84% 88.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 593 893
Median daily rate £440 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +4.29% +8.67%
10th Percentile £213 £263 £286
90th Percentile £613 £605 £563
Wales median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 61 40
Median hourly rate £20.90 £20.50 £13.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.95% +51.66% -41.23%
10th Percentile £15.00 £11.80 £10.75
90th Percentile £35.00 £42.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.88 £13.00
% change year-on-year +0.60% +52.92% -44.85%

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Change Control as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Change Control in South Wales

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Change Control in South Wales.

Daily rate trend for Change Control in South Wales

Change Control
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Change Control in South Wales.

Hourly rate trend for Change Control in South Wales

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 6 months to 29 September 2020. 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
Newport 0 3 £434 +21.33%
Change Control
Wales

For the 6 months to 29 September 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Change Control also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 2 (66.67%) UML
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) OOD
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Law
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
1 2 (66.67%) Software Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) Multithreaded Programming
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Architectural Design
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Business Case
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Wiki
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

Change Control
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

General
1 2 (66.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Architectural Design
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
1 2 (66.67%) Multithreaded Programming
1 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) OOD
1 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) Software Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Business Case
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared