The table below looks at the statistics for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Control
Rank 74 71 56
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Contract jobs citing Change Control 22 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.55% 0.83% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 1.04% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 8
Average daily rate £336 £450 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.33% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £280 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £389 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.53% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.75 £31.44 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+35.97% +14.32%
Change Control
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1154 1062 844
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.50% 79.79% 73.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 604 590 434
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 7
Average hourly rate £19.02 £28.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.26% +107.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £22.50 £13.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £47.50 £14.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Change Control across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Change Control Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Change Control
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Control across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Change Control Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Change Control
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Change Control Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Change Control also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Change Control.

1 43 (71.67%) Finance
2 33 (55.00%) Project Management
3 27 (45.00%) Banking
4 19 (31.67%) PRINCE2
5 17 (28.33%) Service Management
6 14 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (21.67%) Resource Management
8 12 (20.00%) ITIL
8 12 (20.00%) ServiceNow
8 12 (20.00%) SDLC
9 11 (18.33%) Scrum
10 10 (16.67%) Remedy
10 10 (16.67%) SharePoint
10 10 (16.67%) HP
10 10 (16.67%) CA
10 10 (16.67%) SaaS
10 10 (16.67%) Waterfall
10 10 (16.67%) Project Planning
11 8 (13.33%) MS Project
11 8 (13.33%) Quality Management
12 7 (11.67%) Private Cloud
13 6 (10.00%) Migration
13 6 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (8.33%) Process Architecture
14 5 (8.33%) LINQ to SQL
14 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 5 (8.33%) Programme Management
14 5 (8.33%) Change Management
14 5 (8.33%) MS Office

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Change Control also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Change Control. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.67%) Apache
2 1 (1.67%) SAS
2 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) MS Project
2 5 (8.33%) MS Office
3 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.67%) SaaS
2 2 (3.33%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.67%) EDRMS
1 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 43 (71.67%) Finance
2 27 (45.00%) Banking
3 4 (6.67%) Retail
4 2 (3.33%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Billing
5 1 (1.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 21 (35.00%) Project Manager
2 12 (20.00%) Analyst
3 10 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
4 9 (15.00%) Financial Analyst
5 8 (13.33%) Engagement Manager
5 8 (13.33%) Service Analyst
6 6 (10.00%) Banking Analyst
6 6 (10.00%) Business Manager
6 6 (10.00%) Business Project Manager
7 5 (8.33%) Architect
8 3 (5.00%) PMO Manager
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Manager
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
9 2 (3.33%) Banking Business Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Business Change Manager
9 2 (3.33%) Business Change Project Manager
9 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Service Manager
9 2 (3.33%) Service Integration Manager
9 2 (3.33%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (1.67%) CSS
2 1 (1.67%) HTML
2 1 (1.67%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Private Cloud
2 3 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.00%) Project Management
2 19 (31.67%) PRINCE2
3 17 (28.33%) Service Management
4 14 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (21.67%) Resource Management
6 12 (20.00%) ITIL
6 12 (20.00%) SDLC
7 11 (18.33%) Scrum
8 10 (16.67%) Project Planning
8 10 (16.67%) Waterfall
9 8 (13.33%) Quality Management
10 6 (10.00%) Migration
11 5 (8.33%) Change Management
11 5 (8.33%) Process Architecture
11 5 (8.33%) Programme Management
11 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 4 (6.67%) Project Governance
13 3 (5.00%) Dependency Management
13 3 (5.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.33%) SQL
2 1 (1.67%) Ada
2 1 (1.67%) C#
2 1 (1.67%) C++
2 1 (1.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.33%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) vCloud
1 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) SCCM
1 2 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (20.00%) ServiceNow
2 10 (16.67%) CA
2 10 (16.67%) HP
2 10 (16.67%) Remedy
3 2 (3.33%) SAP
3 2 (3.33%) VMware
4 1 (1.67%) Ab Initio
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.67%) Progress