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 27 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
England / South West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 99 97
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2  
Contract jobs citing Change Control 35 42 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.28% 1.41% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 1.79% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 25 26
Median daily rate £365 £375 £429
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.66% -12.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £271 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £550 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +23.07% -13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 5
Median hourly rate £31.00 £26.25 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.09% -38.23%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +29.09% -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 2236 2349 2424
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 81.87% 78.80% 78.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1418 1554 1645
Median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £285 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 107 109
Median hourly rate £45.00 £35.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.76% -4.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £21.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.50 £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 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 27 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 27 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
Wiltshire +5 16 £300 +3.44% 1
Bristol -2 9 £400 +1.58% 1
Dorset +11 4 £250 -
Cornwall - 3 £360 - 1
Gloucestershire -3 2 - -
Somerset -4 1 £438 -
Change Control
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 South West region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 35 (39.77%) Security Cleared
2 32 (36.36%) Finance
3 30 (34.09%) SharePoint
4 20 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (22.73%) SC Cleared
4 20 (22.73%) PMO
5 19 (21.59%) Project Management
6 18 (20.45%) PRINCE2
7 15 (17.05%) Telecoms
8 14 (15.91%) DV Cleared
8 14 (15.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 13 (14.77%) Project Planning
9 13 (14.77%) Earned Value Management
10 12 (13.64%) Risk Management
10 12 (13.64%) Quality Management
10 12 (13.64%) Windows
10 12 (13.64%) Microsoft Project
11 11 (12.50%) Programme Governance
12 10 (11.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 10 (11.36%) Risk Analysis
13 9 (10.23%) Requirements Management
14 8 (9.09%) SQL
14 8 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
14 8 (9.09%) Microsoft
14 8 (9.09%) Information Assurance
14 8 (9.09%) Demand Management
15 7 (7.95%) Document Management
15 7 (7.95%) Active Directory
15 7 (7.95%) Configuration Management
16 6 (6.82%) Windows XP

Change Control
Co-occurring 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 30 (34.09%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.82%) Apache
3 3 (3.41%) IIS
3 3 (3.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (3.41%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.27%) Live Communications Server
4 2 (2.27%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.14%) Documentum
5 1 (1.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (13.64%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (6.82%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (2.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.55%) DHCP
1 4 (4.55%) DNS
1 4 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (3.41%) Firewall
3 2 (2.27%) Internet
3 2 (2.27%) SAN
4 1 (1.14%) DMVPN
4 1 (1.14%) DMZ
4 1 (1.14%) LAN
4 1 (1.14%) MPLS
4 1 (1.14%) Network Security
4 1 (1.14%) Skype
4 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.14%) VLAN
4 1 (1.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.41%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.27%) MS Access
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Eclipse
1 2 (2.27%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.14%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (36.36%) Finance
2 15 (17.05%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.27%) Military
4 1 (1.14%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.14%) Back Office
4 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (26.14%) Analyst
2 18 (20.45%) Project Manager
3 16 (18.18%) PMO Analyst
4 12 (13.64%) Project Planner
5 9 (10.23%) Project Analyst
5 9 (10.23%) Project Officer
5 9 (10.23%) Project Support Officer
5 9 (10.23%) Support Officer
6 8 (9.09%) IT Analyst
6 8 (9.09%) Programme Analyst
7 7 (7.95%) Support Analyst
8 6 (6.82%) Junior
8 6 (6.82%) Junior Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Junior PMO
9 5 (5.68%) Junior PMO Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Junior Support Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) PMO Support Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Project Support Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Senior Manager
9 5 (5.68%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.41%) .NET
1 3 (3.41%) HTML
2 2 (2.27%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.27%) CSS
2 2 (2.27%) JSP
2 2 (2.27%) WCF
3 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.14%) WAP
3 1 (1.14%) Web Services
3 1 (1.14%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.55%) Clustering
2 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.27%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.27%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.27%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.14%) CMDB
4 1 (1.14%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.14%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.64%) Windows
2 6 (6.82%) Windows XP
3 5 (5.68%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.55%) Windows 10
5 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.27%) Linux
6 2 (2.27%) Solaris
6 2 (2.27%) Unix
6 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (21.59%) Project Management
3 18 (20.45%) PRINCE2
4 13 (14.77%) Earned Value Management
4 13 (14.77%) Project Planning
5 12 (13.64%) Quality Management
5 12 (13.64%) Risk Management
6 11 (12.50%) Programme Governance
7 10 (11.36%) Risk Analysis
7 10 (11.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 9 (10.23%) Requirements Management
9 8 (9.09%) Demand Management
9 8 (9.09%) Information Assurance
10 7 (7.95%) Configuration Management
10 7 (7.95%) Document Management
11 6 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (5.68%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (5.68%) ITIL
13 4 (4.55%) Mentoring
13 4 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.09%) SQL
2 6 (6.82%) C
3 5 (5.68%) C#
4 3 (3.41%) Java
5 2 (2.27%) Ada
5 2 (2.27%) C++
6 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (39.77%) Security Cleared
2 20 (22.73%) SC Cleared
3 14 (15.91%) DV Cleared
3 14 (15.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (4.55%) Degree
5 1 (1.14%) APMP
5 1 (1.14%) CCNA
5 1 (1.14%) CIMA
5 1 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.14%) PMP
5 1 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (22.73%) PMO
2 4 (4.55%) QA
3 3 (3.41%) SLA
4 2 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 19770
4 2 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.27%) JSP 440
5 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 8 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.68%) Oracle
3 4 (4.55%) Cisco
3 4 (4.55%) Citrix
3 4 (4.55%) VMware
4 3 (3.41%) Veritas
5 2 (2.27%) EMC
5 2 (2.27%) HP
5 2 (2.27%) Meridio
6 1 (1.14%) SAP
6 1 (1.14%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.14%) Sourcefire
6 1 (1.14%) Talend
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People Source Consulting
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