The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 25 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 101 95
Rank change year-on-year +16 -6  
Contract jobs citing Change Control 15 20 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.06% 0.99% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 1.13% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 14
Median daily rate £406 £330 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.10% -24.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £200 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £695 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +23.07% -13.33%  
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1223 1770 1814
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 86.74% 87.58% 85.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 829 1220 1294
Median daily rate £403 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +18.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £318 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 18 32
Median hourly rate £10.89 £14.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.93% -58.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.79 £10.20 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.02 £170.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West 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 West Yorkshire

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Control in West Yorkshire

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Control in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Control in West Yorkshire

Change Control
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Control in West Yorkshire

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Leeds +20 15 £406 +23.10% 1
Change Control
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 12 (38.71%) VMware
2 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
3 8 (25.81%) Firewall
3 8 (25.81%) Finance
4 7 (22.58%) Cisco
4 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
4 7 (22.58%) Data Centre
5 6 (19.35%) Risk Management
5 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (16.13%) Business Analysis
6 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
6 5 (16.13%) Project Management
6 5 (16.13%) SQL
6 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2
6 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
6 5 (16.13%) vSphere
6 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (12.90%) IIBA
7 4 (12.90%) Dependency Management
7 4 (12.90%) SDLC
7 4 (12.90%) DevOps
7 4 (12.90%) CCNA
7 4 (12.90%) DNS
7 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (12.90%) Internet
7 4 (12.90%) Symantec
7 4 (12.90%) Problem Management
7 4 (12.90%) Programme Management
8 3 (9.68%) NetBackup

Change Control
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) Firewall
2 4 (12.90%) DNS
2 4 (12.90%) Internet
3 3 (9.68%) HTTP
3 3 (9.68%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (9.68%) LDAP
3 3 (9.68%) SMTP
3 3 (9.68%) SNMP
3 3 (9.68%) SSH
4 1 (3.23%) BGP
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (3.23%) DHCP
4 1 (3.23%) LAN
4 1 (3.23%) SAN
4 1 (3.23%) VPN
4 1 (3.23%) WAN
4 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Advertising
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
3 1 (3.23%) Law
3 1 (3.23%) Publishing
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Business Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Agile Business Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Business IT Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Finance Business Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Financial Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Financial Business Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Information Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) IT Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) IT Business Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Programme Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Service Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Hadoop Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Security Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) REST
1 3 (9.68%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Data Centre
2 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.68%) Private Cloud
3 3 (9.68%) Replication
3 3 (9.68%) User Experience
3 3 (9.68%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) EMC VNXe
4 1 (3.23%) NHS
4 1 (3.23%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Linux
1 3 (9.68%) Unix
2 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (19.35%) Risk Management
3 5 (16.13%) Business Analysis
3 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2
3 5 (16.13%) Project Management
4 4 (12.90%) Dependency Management
4 4 (12.90%) DevOps
4 4 (12.90%) Problem Management
4 4 (12.90%) Programme Management
4 4 (12.90%) SDLC
5 3 (9.68%) Information Security
5 3 (9.68%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (9.68%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (9.68%) Service Management
5 3 (9.68%) Workflow
5 3 (9.68%) Workflow Development
6 2 (6.45%) Business Continuity
6 2 (6.45%) Change Management
6 2 (6.45%) Product Management
6 2 (6.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
2 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
2 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) CCNA
1 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (12.90%) IIBA
2 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) CCDA
3 1 (3.23%) CCIE
3 1 (3.23%) CCNP
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) PMO
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
2 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (16.13%) vSphere
4 3 (9.68%) vCloud
4 3 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) NetBackup
1 3 (9.68%) Puppet
1 3 (9.68%) vRealize
1 3 (9.68%) WMI
2 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (3.23%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) VMware
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
3 7 (22.58%) Cisco
4 4 (12.90%) Symantec
5 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
5 3 (9.68%) Citrix
5 3 (9.68%) NetApp
6 2 (6.45%) Apple
6 2 (6.45%) Dell
7 1 (3.23%) EMC
7 1 (3.23%) HP
7 1 (3.23%) Progress
7 1 (3.23%) SAP
7 1 (3.23%) Veeam
7 1 (3.23%) Xerox