The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 22 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
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 22 26
Rank change year-on-year +2 +4  
Contract jobs citing Change Control 9 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 5.66% 0.72% 2.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.52% 1.01% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £330 £375
% change year-on-year +21.21% -12.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +45.45% -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 Watford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Watford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 138 99 141
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 86.79% 71.74% 88.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 49 65
Median daily rate £425 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £9.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 Watford

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Control in Watford

Change Control
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Control in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 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 Watford region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 8 (72.73%) Project Management
2 7 (63.64%) Quality Management
2 7 (63.64%) Change Management
2 7 (63.64%) ERP
2 7 (63.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (54.55%) QMS
3 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2
3 6 (54.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 6 (54.55%) Line Management
3 6 (54.55%) Contingency Planning
4 5 (45.45%) PMO
5 3 (27.27%) Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (27.27%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) Supplier Management
6 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Resource Management
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (18.18%) BPR
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (18.18%) Business Process Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) iManage
7 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
7 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
7 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
7 1 (9.09%) Risk Management

Change Control
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) SuccessFactors
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Business IT Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Business Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Business Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) IT Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) IT Manager
2 2 (18.18%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Project Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) PMO Lead
3 1 (9.09%) PMO Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Salesforce Administrator
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Project Management
2 7 (63.64%) Change Management
2 7 (63.64%) ERP
2 7 (63.64%) Quality Management
2 7 (63.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (54.55%) Contingency Planning
3 6 (54.55%) Line Management
3 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2
3 6 (54.55%) QMS
3 6 (54.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (27.27%) Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (27.27%) Supplier Management
5 2 (18.18%) BPR
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Business Process Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) Resource Management
6 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 1 (9.09%) Document Management
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) iManage
1 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com