Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 51 87
Rank change year-on-year -6 +36 -14
Contract jobs citing Change Control 19 34 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.01% 3.03% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 3.62% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 26 17
South Wales median daily rate £413 £401 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.80% +23.46% -1.52%
10th Percentile £371 £226 £213
90th Percentile £435 £475 £365
Wales median daily rate £415 £401 £325
% change year-on-year +3.43% +23.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South Wales median hourly rate - £32.50 -
Wales median hourly rate - £32.50 -

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 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 791 939 1051
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 83.62% 83.69% 81.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 675 814
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £175 £222 £232
90th Percentile £525 £538 £475
Wales median daily rate £388 £400 £356
% change year-on-year -3.13% +12.36% -2.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 44 34
South Wales median hourly rate £19.00 £18.38 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.40% +15.75% +9.48%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.46 £9.58
90th Percentile £51.50 £61.25 £35.33
Wales median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year +5.56% +14.29% -5.86%

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Change Control as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Control in South Wales

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Control in South Wales over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Control in South Wales

Change Control
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor 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 21 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
Cardiff -12 8 £403 +47.98%
Caerphilly - 5 £435 -
Change Control
Wales

For the 6 months to 21 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 16 (84.21%) Software Engineering
1 16 (84.21%) Multithreading
1 16 (84.21%) Multithreaded Programming
2 15 (78.95%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (73.68%) UML
3 14 (73.68%) C++
4 12 (63.16%) OOD
4 12 (63.16%) OO
5 10 (52.63%) Green Hills
5 10 (52.63%) Def Stans
6 8 (42.11%) MISRA C
6 8 (42.11%) MISRA
6 8 (42.11%) Subversion
6 8 (42.11%) Software Architecture
6 8 (42.11%) Static Code Analysis
6 8 (42.11%) Aerospace
6 8 (42.11%) Automotive
6 8 (42.11%) Configuration Management
6 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
6 8 (42.11%) Visual Studio
7 6 (31.58%) Rational Rhapsody
8 4 (21.05%) C
9 3 (15.79%) Finance
10 2 (10.53%) Device Driver
10 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
10 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
10 2 (10.53%) Linux
10 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Project
10 2 (10.53%) Intel
10 2 (10.53%) OpenGL

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Trello
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Subversion
1 8 (42.11%) Visual Studio
2 6 (31.58%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 8 (42.11%) Aerospace
1 8 (42.11%) Automotive
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Senior Software Engineer
1 15 (78.95%) Software Engineer
2 1 (5.26%) Finance Manager
2 1 (5.26%) PMO Assistant
2 1 (5.26%) PMO Manager
2 1 (5.26%) Project Assistant
2 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
2 1 (5.26%) Project Support Assistant
2 1 (5.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (5.26%) Support Assistant
2 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (78.95%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Multithreaded Programming
1 16 (84.21%) Multithreading
1 16 (84.21%) Software Engineering
2 14 (73.68%) UML
3 12 (63.16%) OO
3 12 (63.16%) OOD
4 8 (42.11%) Configuration Management
4 8 (42.11%) Software Architecture
4 8 (42.11%) Static Code Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Device Driver Development
5 2 (10.53%) SDLC
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) Coaching
6 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) C++
2 4 (21.05%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (52.63%) Def Stans
2 8 (42.11%) MISRA
2 8 (42.11%) MISRA C
3 2 (10.53%) PMO
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Green Hills
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Intel