Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 17 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 66 87
Rank change year-on-year -7 +21 +3
Contract jobs citing Change Control 22 37 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.79% 2.59% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 3.09% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 27 19
Wales median daily rate £415 £403 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.11% +23.85% -
10th Percentile £360 £227 £213
90th Percentile £525 £475 £400
UK median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Wales median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK median hourly rate £26.80 £27.50 £30.25
% change year-on-year -2.55% -9.09% +0.41%

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 Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1027 1199 1331
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 83.70% 83.85% 80.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 688 845 964
Wales median daily rate £386 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.44% +12.36% -2.47%
10th Percentile £182 £213 £233
90th Percentile £550 £575 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 53 56
Wales median hourly rate £20.69 £18.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.94% +14.29% -1.56%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.55 £10.38
90th Percentile £50.79 £61.25 £40.63
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.04% +6.67% +18.42%

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Change Control as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Change Control in Wales

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Control in Wales

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Control in Wales over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Control in Wales

Change Control
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Control in Wales

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 17 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
South Wales -9 19 £413 +2.48% 2
West Wales +4 2 £750 -
North Wales - 1 £275 -
Change Control
UK

For the 6 months to 17 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 Wales region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 16 (72.73%) Multithreading
1 16 (72.73%) Software Engineering
1 16 (72.73%) Multithreaded Programming
2 15 (68.18%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (63.64%) C++
3 14 (63.64%) UML
4 12 (54.55%) OO
4 12 (54.55%) OOD
5 10 (45.45%) Green Hills
5 10 (45.45%) Def Stans
6 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
7 8 (36.36%) Configuration Management
7 8 (36.36%) Visual Studio
7 8 (36.36%) Aerospace
7 8 (36.36%) Automotive
7 8 (36.36%) MISRA C
7 8 (36.36%) MISRA
7 8 (36.36%) Subversion
7 8 (36.36%) Static Code Analysis
7 8 (36.36%) Software Architecture
8 6 (27.27%) Rational Rhapsody
9 4 (18.18%) Finance
9 4 (18.18%) C
10 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
10 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
10 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Project
10 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (13.64%) PMO
11 2 (9.09%) Device Driver Development

Change Control
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) LAN
1 1 (4.55%) MPLS
1 1 (4.55%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (4.55%) WAN
1 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Subversion
1 8 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 6 (27.27%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 8 (36.36%) Aerospace
1 8 (36.36%) Automotive
2 4 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Senior Software Engineer
1 15 (68.18%) Software Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Agile Scrum Master
4 1 (4.55%) Finance Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) PMO Assistant
4 1 (4.55%) PMO Manager
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Project Assistant
4 1 (4.55%) Project Support Assistant
4 1 (4.55%) Scrum Master
4 1 (4.55%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Scrum Master
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (68.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Multithreaded Programming
1 16 (72.73%) Multithreading
1 16 (72.73%) Software Engineering
2 14 (63.64%) UML
3 12 (54.55%) OO
3 12 (54.55%) OOD
4 8 (36.36%) Configuration Management
4 8 (36.36%) Software Architecture
4 8 (36.36%) Static Code Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
5 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.09%) Change Management
6 2 (9.09%) Device Driver Development
6 2 (9.09%) Project Management
6 2 (9.09%) Scorecard
6 2 (9.09%) Scrum
6 2 (9.09%) SDLC
7 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) C++
2 4 (18.18%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (45.45%) Def Stans
2 8 (36.36%) MISRA
2 8 (36.36%) MISRA C
3 3 (13.64%) PMO
4 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (4.55%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Green Hills
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) Intel