The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Change Control
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 54 52 41
Rank change year-on-year -2 -11  
Contract jobs citing Change Control 26 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 4.47% 2.15% 2.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.02% 2.44% 3.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 7
Median daily rate £475 £295 £312
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.01% -5.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £280 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £469 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £390
% change year-on-year +1.33% -3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 518 614 353
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 89.00% 88.09% 77.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 433 209
Median daily rate £390 £380 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +2.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £550 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 18
Median hourly rate £37.50 £16.88 £12.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +122.22% +35.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £12.65 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £21.00 £30.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Control in Tyne and Wear

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Control in Tyne and Wear over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Control in Tyne and Wear

Change Control
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Control in Tyne and Wear

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 26 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +2 26 £475 +61.01% 1
Change Control
North East

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 51 (63.75%) Linux
1 51 (63.75%) Security Cleared
2 50 (62.50%) HP
3 49 (61.25%) Windows
4 44 (55.00%) Unix
5 39 (48.75%) Red Hat
5 39 (48.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 37 (46.25%) SC Cleared
7 35 (43.75%) Windows Server
7 35 (43.75%) BusinessObjects
8 34 (42.50%) Configuration Management
8 34 (42.50%) WebLogic
8 34 (42.50%) Oracle
9 33 (41.25%) Analytical Skills
10 32 (40.00%) DevOps
10 32 (40.00%) Software Packaging
11 30 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (37.50%) Active Directory
12 27 (33.75%) PowerShell
13 26 (32.50%) Microsoft Azure
14 25 (31.25%) TIBCO
15 23 (28.75%) Git (software)
16 21 (26.25%) Perl
17 20 (25.00%) SQL
18 19 (23.75%) AIX
18 19 (23.75%) IBM
18 19 (23.75%) Atlassian
18 19 (23.75%) JIRA
18 19 (23.75%) Confluence
19 18 (22.50%) Jenkins

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 34 (42.50%) WebLogic
2 19 (23.75%) Confluence
3 9 (11.25%) FileNet
3 9 (11.25%) JBoss
3 9 (11.25%) WebSphere
3 9 (11.25%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.50%) CMS
6 2 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.25%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.25%) MS Office
1 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.25%) MS Project
1 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (11.25%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 3 (3.75%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 26 (32.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (21.25%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (17.50%) Trello
4 5 (6.25%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.25%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.75%) TCP/IP
2 10 (12.50%) LDAP
2 10 (12.50%) SSL
3 8 (10.00%) Network Security
4 7 (8.75%) DHCP
4 7 (8.75%) DNS
4 7 (8.75%) Internet
4 7 (8.75%) Intranet
5 5 (6.25%) Firewall
5 5 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (43.75%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (10.00%) BODI
2 8 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (28.75%) Git (software)
2 19 (23.75%) JIRA
3 18 (22.50%) Jenkins
4 17 (21.25%) Sonatype Nexus
5 14 (17.50%) GitLab
6 8 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
6 8 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.25%) StarTeam
General
1 9 (11.25%) Finance
2 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (10.00%) Azure DevOps
2 8 (10.00%) Azure Engineer
2 8 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 7 (8.75%) Architect
4 6 (7.50%) Project Manager
4 6 (7.50%) Server Engineer
4 6 (7.50%) Wintel Engineer
5 5 (6.25%) AWS DevOps
5 5 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
5 5 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (5.00%) Analyst
6 4 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (5.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 4 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.00%) Unix Engineer
7 3 (3.75%) IT Manager
7 3 (3.75%) Network Engineer
7 3 (3.75%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (40.00%) Software Packaging
2 9 (11.25%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 33 (41.25%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.25%) DataPower
3 5 (6.25%) IBM Mainframe
3 5 (6.25%) Mainframe
3 5 (6.25%) Virtual Team
4 4 (5.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.75%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.25%) Clustering
6 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.25%) NHS
6 1 (1.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 51 (63.75%) Linux
2 49 (61.25%) Windows
3 44 (55.00%) Unix
4 39 (48.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 35 (43.75%) Windows Server
6 19 (23.75%) AIX
7 13 (16.25%) Solaris
8 11 (13.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (11.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (8.75%) HPUX
11 5 (6.25%) zOS
12 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (42.50%) Configuration Management
2 32 (40.00%) DevOps
3 30 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (21.25%) Quality Management
5 15 (18.75%) OO
5 15 (18.75%) Open Source
6 14 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (17.50%) ITIL
7 13 (16.25%) Incident Management
7 13 (16.25%) Problem Management
8 10 (12.50%) Change Management
8 10 (12.50%) Workflow
9 9 (11.25%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (10.00%) Project Governance
10 8 (10.00%) Project Management
10 8 (10.00%) Server Monitoring
11 7 (8.75%) Time Management
12 6 (7.50%) Customer Requirements
12 6 (7.50%) Migration
12 6 (7.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (33.75%) PowerShell
2 21 (26.25%) Perl
3 20 (25.00%) SQL
4 15 (18.75%) Java
5 10 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 10 (12.50%) VB
6 1 (1.25%) C
6 1 (1.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 51 (63.75%) Security Cleared
2 37 (46.25%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (5.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.75%) Degree
5 2 (2.50%) APMP
5 2 (2.50%) BC Cleared
5 2 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.25%) MCSE
6 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) SLA
2 1 (1.25%) PMO
System Software
1 30 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 9 (11.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.25%) Docker
4 3 (3.75%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (1.25%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 17 (21.25%) Ansible
1 17 (21.25%) Dollar Universe
2 14 (17.50%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (17.50%) Puppet
3 8 (10.00%) HP SiteScope
4 5 (6.25%) Forum Sentry
4 5 (6.25%) Tivoli
5 2 (2.50%) Control-M
5 2 (2.50%) HP UCMDB
5 2 (2.50%) MOM
5 2 (2.50%) SCOM
6 1 (1.25%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.25%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (1.25%) WMI
Vendors
1 50 (62.50%) HP
2 39 (48.75%) Red Hat
3 34 (42.50%) Oracle
4 25 (31.25%) TIBCO
5 19 (23.75%) Atlassian
5 19 (23.75%) IBM
6 11 (13.75%) Cisco
7 10 (12.50%) Sun
8 9 (11.25%) Axway
8 9 (11.25%) Informatica
8 9 (11.25%) Microsoft
8 9 (11.25%) Siebel
8 9 (11.25%) VMware
9 8 (10.00%) F5
10 4 (5.00%) CA
10 4 (5.00%) CheckPoint
11 3 (3.75%) Juniper
12 2 (2.50%) Serena
13 1 (1.25%) Capita
13 1 (1.25%) Fortinet