The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 29 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.

Change Control
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 56 40
Contract jobs citing Change Control 0 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - 0.91% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.15% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £313 £228
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +36.98%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £390
% change year-on-year +2.66% -3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 357 433 327
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 78.81% 78.73% 79.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 299 225
Median daily rate £425 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +38.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £725 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 13
Median hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 £16.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.85% -15.72%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Control in South Yorkshire

Change Control
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Control in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) ERP
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Supplier Management
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (10.00%) SAN
5 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Internet
5 1 (10.00%) MCSE
5 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) IIS
5 1 (10.00%) MS Office
5 1 (10.00%) MCP
5 1 (10.00%) PACS
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) WAP
5 1 (10.00%) SLA
5 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring

Change Control
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) NAS
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (40.00%) Applications Support
2 3 (30.00%) Change Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Field Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Network Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) PACS Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Software Packaging
1 1 (10.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (40.00%) ERP
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
1 4 (40.00%) Supplier Management
1 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Coaching
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Fault Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (10.00%) F5
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) VMware