Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 90 53
Rank change year-on-year +12 -37 +25
Contract jobs citing Change Control 12 62 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.30% 2.66% 3.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 3.12% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 46 34
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £329 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.87% +3.40% +6.17%
10th Percentile £330 £206 £231
90th Percentile £461 £391 £525
North East median daily rate £375 £321 £363
% change year-on-year +17.00% -11.59% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 2
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £17.50 £28.00 £42.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.50% -34.50% -
10th Percentile £16.25 £26.14 £41.43
90th Percentile £18.75 £28.83 £43.68
North East median hourly rate £17.50 £28.00 £42.75
% change year-on-year -37.50% -34.50% +15.54%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 793 1990 1312
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 86.20% 85.37% 85.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 559 1444 877
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £350 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -14.63% +9.33%
10th Percentile £253 £225 £260
90th Percentile £558 £525 £600
North East median daily rate £380 £350 £405
% change year-on-year +8.57% -13.58% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 78 51
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £23.50 £28.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.07% +47.37% +2.62%
10th Percentile £9.70 £13.70 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £36.00 £37.50
North East median hourly rate £23.50 £28.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year -16.07% +62.32% -8.37%

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Change Control as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

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 6 months to 24 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 24 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +20 12 £375 +13.87%
Change Control
North East

For the 6 months to 24 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 8 (66.67%) HP
2 6 (50.00%) Unix
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) ITIL
3 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 4 (33.33%) Perl
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) AIX
4 4 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (33.33%) Software Packaging
4 4 (33.33%) Network Security
4 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (33.33%) DevOps
4 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (25.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 3 (25.00%) Forum Sentry
5 3 (25.00%) DataPower
5 3 (25.00%) Puppet
5 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (25.00%) Axway
5 3 (25.00%) IBM
5 3 (25.00%) Informatica
5 3 (25.00%) Siebel
5 3 (25.00%) SSL

Change Control
Co-occurring 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 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 3 (25.00%) JBoss
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (16.67%) FileNet
4 1 (8.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Network Security
2 3 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (25.00%) LDAP
2 3 (25.00%) SSL
3 2 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) GitLab
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Backup Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Change Control Coordinator
2 2 (16.67%) Coordinator
2 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery Coordinator
2 2 (16.67%) Storage and Backup Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) PMO Lead
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Software Packaging
2 3 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) DataPower
3 2 (16.67%) Private Cloud
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (8.33%) IVR
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
1 6 (50.00%) Unix
2 4 (33.33%) AIX
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (8.33%) HPUX
5 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps
3 3 (25.00%) ITSM
3 3 (25.00%) OO
3 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (25.00%) Workflow
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) QMS
4 2 (16.67%) Quality Management
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Perl
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) CCSA
3 1 (8.33%) CCSE
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) JNCIS
3 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (8.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (8.33%) PMO
2 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Forum Sentry
1 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (25.00%) Puppet
2 2 (16.67%) Tivoli
3 1 (8.33%) Ansible
3 1 (8.33%) Dollar Universe
3 1 (8.33%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (8.33%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (8.33%) MOM
3 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (8.33%) SCOM
3 1 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (25.00%) Axway
3 3 (25.00%) IBM
3 3 (25.00%) Informatica
3 3 (25.00%) Siebel
3 3 (25.00%) Sun
4 1 (8.33%) Atlassian
4 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Symantec
4 1 (8.33%) TIBCO
4 1 (8.33%) TippingPoint