The table below looks at the statistics for Change Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 49 38 23
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -15
Contract jobs citing Change Management 40 43 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.75% 3.54% 5.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.68% 4.95% 8.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 26 27
Average daily rate
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£400 £396 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +4.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £350 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £688 £500 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +70.00%
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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
1087 869 595
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 74.76% 71.64% 66.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 591 469 281
Average daily rate £400 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 12
Average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.21 £4.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.40 £151.40 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Change Management Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Change Management
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Change Management Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Change Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Management across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Change Management Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Change Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Change Management Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Change Management 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 Management.

1 31 (46.97%) Finance
2 19 (28.79%) Project Management
3 18 (27.27%) Banking
4 14 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (19.70%) PRINCE2
6 10 (15.15%) ITIL
7 8 (12.12%) Retail
8 7 (10.61%) Service Management
8 7 (10.61%) MS Office
9 6 (9.09%) UNIX
9 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
9 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
9 6 (9.09%) Asset Management
9 6 (9.09%) Investment Management
10 5 (7.58%) Wealth Management
10 5 (7.58%) Migration
10 5 (7.58%) Business Analysis
10 5 (7.58%) SQL
10 5 (7.58%) Management Information System
10 5 (7.58%) Business Process Improvement
10 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (6.06%) Risk Management
11 4 (6.06%) Incident Management
11 4 (6.06%) Programme Management
11 4 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (6.06%) Test Scripting
12 3 (4.55%) Eagle STAR
12 3 (4.55%) Release Management
12 3 (4.55%) Time Management
12 3 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Change Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (10.61%) MS Office
2 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.55%) MS Project
4 2 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Eagle STAR
2 2 (3.03%) Changepoint
3 1 (1.52%) Markit EDM
3 1 (1.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) Cognos Report Studio
2 1 (1.52%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 1 (1.52%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Subversion
1 1 (1.52%) Introscope
General
1 31 (46.97%) Finance
2 18 (27.27%) Banking
3 8 (12.12%) Retail
4 3 (4.55%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.03%) Front Office
5 2 (3.03%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.52%) Legal
6 1 (1.52%) Military
6 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (36.36%) Project Manager
2 13 (19.70%) Analyst
3 9 (13.64%) Change Manager
4 7 (10.61%) Programme Manager
5 5 (7.58%) Business Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Senior Manager
6 4 (6.06%) Administrator
6 4 (6.06%) UNIX Administrator
6 4 (6.06%) PMO Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Relationships Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Client Relationship Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Business Manager
8 2 (3.03%) Process Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) Applications Support
8 2 (3.03%) Junior
8 2 (3.03%) Business Change Manager
8 2 (3.03%) Programme Planner
8 2 (3.03%) UAT Manager
8 2 (3.03%) Lead Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) COM
1 2 (3.03%) .NET
2 1 (1.52%) J2EE
2 1 (1.52%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Management Information System
1 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.03%) Equities
2 2 (3.03%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (3.03%) Statistics
3 1 (1.52%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.52%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.52%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.52%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.09%) UNIX
2 3 (4.55%) AIX
2 3 (4.55%) HPUX
2 3 (4.55%) Solaris
3 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.52%) Windows
3 1 (1.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.79%) Project Management
2 14 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (19.70%) PRINCE2
4 10 (15.15%) ITIL
5 7 (10.61%) Service Management
6 6 (9.09%) Asset Management
6 6 (9.09%) Investment Management
7 5 (7.58%) Wealth Management
7 5 (7.58%) Migration
7 5 (7.58%) Business Analysis
7 5 (7.58%) Business Process Improvement
8 4 (6.06%) Risk Management
8 4 (6.06%) Incident Management
8 4 (6.06%) Programme Management
8 4 (6.06%) Test Scripting
9 3 (4.55%) Release Management
9 3 (4.55%) Time Management
9 3 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (4.55%) Line Management
10 2 (3.03%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.58%) SQL
2 1 (1.52%) C
2 1 (1.52%) C#
2 1 (1.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (3.03%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) CIMA
3 1 (1.52%) ACCA
3 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.52%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) EMIR
2 1 (1.52%) AIFMD
2 1 (1.52%) UCITS
Vendors
1 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle
2 3 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (4.55%) Vermilion
3 2 (3.03%) Progress
3 2 (3.03%) Charles River
3 2 (3.03%) thinkFolio
4 1 (1.52%) SAP
4 1 (1.52%) Cisco
4 1 (1.52%) Cognos
4 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
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