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 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Control
Rank 61 61 49
Rank change year-on-year
0 -12
Contract jobs citing Change Control 17 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.40% 1.54% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 2.17% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 10
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £296 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £403 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.30% +0.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £30.50 £27.63
% change year-on-year
+14.75% +10.38%
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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
905 831 706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 74.30% 70.96% 67.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 536 398 346
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £516 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 22
Average hourly rate £15.77 £22.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.91% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £5.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +3.44%

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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 2014, 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 20 (60.61%) Finance
2 14 (42.42%) Banking
2 14 (42.42%) Project Management
3 7 (21.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (21.21%) Migration
3 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 6 (18.18%) MS Office
5 5 (15.15%) Windows
5 5 (15.15%) Windows 2000
5 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
5 5 (15.15%) MS Project
5 5 (15.15%) HP
5 5 (15.15%) Asset Management
5 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (15.15%) Test Scripting
5 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (15.15%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (9.09%) Resource Management
6 3 (9.09%) QA
6 3 (9.09%) Retail
6 3 (9.09%) Subversion
6 3 (9.09%) Change Management
6 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 3 (9.09%) PowerDesigner
6 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 3 (9.09%) Oracle
6 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
7 2 (6.06%) SQL

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 2 (6.06%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Office
2 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.15%) MS Project
3 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
3 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) PowerDesigner
1 3 (9.09%) Subversion
2 2 (6.06%) QUnit
General
1 20 (60.61%) Finance
2 14 (42.42%) Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Retail
4 2 (6.06%) Retail Banking
4 2 (6.06%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Project Manager
1 7 (21.21%) Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) Consultant
2 5 (15.15%) Wintel Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Programmer
5 2 (6.06%) Applications Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Programme Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Data Modeller
5 2 (6.06%) Data Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Programmer
5 2 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Designer
5 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Planning Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) Ajax
1 2 (6.06%) jQuery
1 2 (6.06%) HTML5
1 2 (6.06%) CSS3
1 2 (6.06%) Backbone.js
1 2 (6.06%) D3.js
1 2 (6.06%) Ember.js
1 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
1 2 (6.06%) HTML
1 2 (6.06%) CSS
2 1 (3.03%) XML
2 1 (3.03%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
1 5 (15.15%) Windows 2000
1 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Project Management
2 7 (21.21%) Migration
2 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.15%) Asset Management
3 5 (15.15%) Test Scripting
3 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (15.15%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (9.09%) Change Management
4 3 (9.09%) Resource Management
4 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.06%) Project Planning
5 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Financial Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Data Governance
6 1 (3.03%) Test Strategy
6 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.03%) Scrum
6 1 (3.03%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
2 2 (6.06%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (9.09%) QA
3 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) RACF
1 2 (6.06%) ACF2
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) HP
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) CA
3 2 (6.06%) Informatica
3 2 (6.06%) Teradata
4 1 (3.03%) Twitter
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco