The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Change Control
England / South West
Rank 87 82 77
Rank change year-on-year -5 -5  
Contract jobs citing Change Control 53 56 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.04% 1.94% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 2.42% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 27 41
Median daily rate £370 £375 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.33% -37.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £278 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £625 £745
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £393
% change year-on-year - -4.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 7
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -28.10%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.10 £33.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £36.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year - -8.33%  

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 the South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2117 2314 2462
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 81.49% 79.99% 78.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1384 1529 1598
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 135 84
Median hourly rate £39.00 £42.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +20.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £27.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Change Control as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Change Control in the South West

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Control in the South West

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Control in the South West over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Control in the South West

Change Control
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Control in the South West

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Gloucestershire +3 15 - -
Bristol +3 14 £390 -5.45% 2
Wiltshire 0 13 £288 -17.85% 1
Somerset +9 5 £373 - 3
Devon +1 5 £111 - 1
Change Control
England

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 West region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 45 (51.14%) Security Cleared
2 41 (46.59%) Finance
3 31 (35.23%) PRINCE2
4 30 (34.09%) Project Management
5 23 (26.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 22 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 21 (23.86%) SC Cleared
7 21 (23.86%) DV Cleared
7 21 (23.86%) Requirements Management
8 20 (22.73%) Risk Management
9 19 (21.59%) Information Assurance
10 18 (20.45%) C
11 17 (19.32%) Document Management
11 17 (19.32%) Continuous Improvement
11 17 (19.32%) PMO
12 16 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (12.50%) Telecoms
13 11 (12.50%) ITIL
13 11 (12.50%) Programme Governance
14 10 (11.36%) Microsoft
15 9 (10.23%) Project Planning
16 8 (9.09%) Demand Management
16 8 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 8 (9.09%) Configuration Management
16 8 (9.09%) Windows
16 8 (9.09%) Programme Management
16 8 (9.09%) Quality Management
17 7 (7.95%) Apache
17 7 (7.95%) Java
17 7 (7.95%) SQL

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 22 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.95%) Apache
3 3 (3.41%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (3.41%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.27%) IIS
4 2 (2.27%) Live Communications Server
4 2 (2.27%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (6.82%) MS Office
2 5 (5.68%) MS Project
3 3 (3.41%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.55%) DHCP
1 4 (4.55%) DNS
2 2 (2.27%) Internet
2 2 (2.27%) SAN
3 1 (1.14%) DMVPN
3 1 (1.14%) DMZ
3 1 (1.14%) Firewall
3 1 (1.14%) LAN
3 1 (1.14%) MPLS
3 1 (1.14%) Network Security
3 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.14%) VLAN
3 1 (1.14%) WebEx
3 1 (1.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.27%) MS Access
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Eclipse
1 3 (3.41%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.14%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 41 (46.59%) Finance
2 11 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.41%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.41%) Military
4 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (19.32%) Project Officer
2 14 (15.91%) Project Manager
3 13 (14.77%) Analyst
4 11 (12.50%) Project Support Officer
4 11 (12.50%) Support Officer
5 10 (11.36%) PMO Analyst
6 6 (6.82%) IT Analyst
6 6 (6.82%) Software Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) Java Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) Java Software Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) Junior
7 5 (5.68%) Junior PMO
7 5 (5.68%) Project Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) Junior Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) Junior PMO Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) Junior Support Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) PMO Support Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) Programme Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) Project Support Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.55%) HTML
2 3 (3.41%) CSS
2 3 (3.41%) JSP
3 2 (2.27%) .NET
4 1 (1.14%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.14%) JFC
4 1 (1.14%) WAP
4 1 (1.14%) Web Services
4 1 (1.14%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.27%) Clustering
2 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.27%) Fat Client
2 2 (2.27%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.14%) CMDB
3 1 (1.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.14%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.14%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.09%) Windows
2 6 (6.82%) Windows XP
3 5 (5.68%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.27%) Linux
5 2 (2.27%) Solaris
5 2 (2.27%) Unix
5 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (35.23%) PRINCE2
2 30 (34.09%) Project Management
3 21 (23.86%) Requirements Management
4 20 (22.73%) Risk Management
5 19 (21.59%) Information Assurance
6 17 (19.32%) Continuous Improvement
6 17 (19.32%) Document Management
7 16 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (12.50%) ITIL
8 11 (12.50%) Programme Governance
9 9 (10.23%) Project Planning
10 8 (9.09%) Configuration Management
10 8 (9.09%) Demand Management
10 8 (9.09%) Programme Management
10 8 (9.09%) Quality Management
10 8 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 7 (7.95%) Software Engineering
12 6 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (6.82%) Change Management
12 6 (6.82%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.45%) C
2 7 (7.95%) Java
2 7 (7.95%) SQL
3 6 (6.82%) C#
4 5 (5.68%) C++
5 3 (3.41%) Ada
6 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (51.14%) Security Cleared
2 23 (26.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 21 (23.86%) DV Cleared
3 21 (23.86%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.55%) Degree
5 1 (1.14%) APMP
5 1 (1.14%) CCNA
5 1 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (19.32%) PMO
2 7 (7.95%) SLA
3 2 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.27%) ISO19770
3 2 (2.27%) JSP 440
3 2 (2.27%) QA
4 1 (1.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (7.95%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.14%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (2.27%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.27%) Netcool
2 2 (2.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (2.27%) Unicenter
3 1 (1.14%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 10 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.68%) Oracle
3 4 (4.55%) Citrix
3 4 (4.55%) VMware
4 3 (3.41%) Veritas
5 2 (2.27%) Cisco
5 2 (2.27%) EMC
5 2 (2.27%) HP
5 2 (2.27%) Meridio
6 1 (1.14%) OpenText
6 1 (1.14%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.14%) Talend
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