Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 21 August 2018 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 149 172
Rank change year-on-year +21 +23 -13
Contract jobs citing Change Control 76 41 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.55% 0.97% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 1.14% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 35 39
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £425 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +7.59% -0.82%
10th Percentile £220 £263 £185
90th Percentile £500 £581 £775
England median daily rate £446 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.88% +6.25% +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £28.18 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -9.10% +12.73% -8.33%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,288 3,603 5,003
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 87.39% 85.10% 86.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,876 2,359 3,390
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.52% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £276 £263 £275
90th Percentile £542 £550 £556
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 88 112
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -3.45% -1.69%
10th Percentile £10.83 £8.42 £10.23
90th Percentile £43.10 £38.80 £42.25
England median hourly rate £21.33 £24.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -11.15% +2.13% +9.05%

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Change Control in Yorkshire

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Control in Yorkshire

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Control in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Control in Yorkshire

Change Control
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Control in Yorkshire

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. 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
West Yorkshire +2 42 £400 -3.03% 4
South Yorkshire +6 18 £425 +54.55% 1
North Yorkshire +2 9 £375 -11.76% 3
East Yorkshire - 2 - -
Change Control
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Change Control also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 33 (43.42%) Finance
2 18 (23.68%) Project Management
3 15 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (17.11%) PRINCE2
4 13 (17.11%) Windows
5 11 (14.47%) ITIL
5 11 (14.47%) Cisco
5 11 (14.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (14.47%) Business Analysis
6 10 (13.16%) Firewall
7 9 (11.84%) Migration
7 9 (11.84%) F5
8 8 (10.53%) SCCM
8 8 (10.53%) WSUS
8 8 (10.53%) Project Planning
8 8 (10.53%) VMware
8 8 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
8 8 (10.53%) EMC
8 8 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (9.21%) Self-Motivation
9 7 (9.21%) SMS
10 6 (7.89%) Risk Management
10 6 (7.89%) Retail
10 6 (7.89%) Active Directory
10 6 (7.89%) Dell
10 6 (7.89%) Microsoft
10 6 (7.89%) NetApp
10 6 (7.89%) Waterfall
10 6 (7.89%) Splunk
10 6 (7.89%) PMO

Change Control
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 3 (3.95%) Confluence
1 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (2.63%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.63%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (2.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.63%) BPCS
2 2 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.63%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) GitHub
1 3 (3.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.16%) Firewall
2 7 (9.21%) SMS
3 5 (6.58%) Internet
4 3 (3.95%) DNS
5 2 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (2.63%) Network Security
5 2 (2.63%) SAN
5 2 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.32%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.32%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.32%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (1.32%) SSL
6 1 (1.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.32%) JIRA
General
1 33 (43.42%) Finance
2 6 (7.89%) Retail
3 5 (6.58%) Banking
4 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.32%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Military
5 1 (1.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (31.58%) Project Manager
2 23 (30.26%) Analyst
3 12 (15.79%) Business Analyst
4 11 (14.47%) Service Analyst
5 10 (13.16%) Finance Business Analyst
5 10 (13.16%) Financial Analyst
5 10 (13.16%) Financial Business Analyst
5 10 (13.16%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 9 (11.84%) Agile Business Analyst
7 7 (9.21%) Administrator
8 6 (7.89%) Network Engineer
9 5 (6.58%) Architect
9 5 (6.58%) Blue Coat Engineer
9 5 (6.58%) Operations Analyst
9 5 (6.58%) Operations Business Analyst
9 5 (6.58%) Senior Manager
9 5 (6.58%) Unix Administrator
9 5 (6.58%) Unix Systems Administrator
10 4 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
10 4 (5.26%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.63%) VXML
1 2 (2.63%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.95%) Clustering
4 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.63%) EMC VMAX
4 2 (2.63%) EMC VNX
4 2 (2.63%) IVR
4 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.63%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.32%) PMI
5 1 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.11%) Windows
2 5 (6.58%) Linux
2 5 (6.58%) Unix
3 3 (3.95%) AIX
3 3 (3.95%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.68%) Project Management
2 15 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (17.11%) PRINCE2
4 11 (14.47%) Business Analysis
4 11 (14.47%) ITIL
4 11 (14.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (11.84%) Migration
6 8 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (10.53%) Project Planning
7 6 (7.89%) Risk Management
7 6 (7.89%) Waterfall
8 5 (6.58%) Change Management
8 5 (6.58%) Privileged Access Management
8 5 (6.58%) SDLC
8 5 (6.58%) SIEM
8 5 (6.58%) Software Delivery
8 5 (6.58%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 4 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (5.26%) Project Governance
9 4 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.58%) PowerShell
1 5 (6.58%) Python
2 2 (2.63%) C++
2 2 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (6.58%) IIBA
1 5 (6.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (5.26%) APMP
2 4 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.26%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.95%) CCIE
3 3 (3.95%) CCNP
3 3 (3.95%) Degree
3 3 (3.95%) PMP
4 1 (1.32%) CCNA
4 1 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.32%) ISEB
4 1 (1.32%) MCSE
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) PMO
2 2 (2.63%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.63%) SLA
3 1 (1.32%) GDPR
3 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.58%) ProxySG
3 2 (2.63%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 2 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (10.53%) SCCM
1 8 (10.53%) WSUS
2 5 (6.58%) Ansible
2 5 (6.58%) Nessus
3 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (2.63%) EMC VPLEX
4 2 (2.63%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.32%) CASB
Vendors
1 11 (14.47%) Cisco
2 9 (11.84%) F5
3 8 (10.53%) EMC
3 8 (10.53%) VMware
4 6 (7.89%) Dell
4 6 (7.89%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.89%) NetApp
4 6 (7.89%) Splunk
5 5 (6.58%) Blue Coat
5 5 (6.58%) CheckPoint
5 5 (6.58%) CyberArk
5 5 (6.58%) McAfee
5 5 (6.58%) Symantec
6 4 (5.26%) Capita
6 4 (5.26%) IBM
7 3 (3.95%) Genesys
7 3 (3.95%) Oracle
8 2 (2.63%) Citrix
8 2 (2.63%) Remedy
8 2 (2.63%) SAP