The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Edinburgh region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 44 36 17
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -19
Contract jobs citing Change Management 38 19 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.96% 2.52% 5.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.11% 3.63% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 11 34
Average daily rate £400 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £32.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-41.53% +124.13%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
925 523 811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 72.04% 69.46% 67.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 236 406
Average daily rate £400 £380 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 24
Average hourly rate £25.00 £50.83 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.81% +154.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £20.35 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £70.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Change Management
Scotland

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 39 (44.83%) Finance
2 33 (37.93%) Stakeholder Management
2 33 (37.93%) Project Management
3 23 (26.44%) Banking
4 10 (11.49%) Retail
5 9 (10.34%) Oracle
5 9 (10.34%) PRINCE2
6 8 (9.20%) Change Control
7 7 (8.05%) MS Excel
7 7 (8.05%) Programme Management
7 7 (8.05%) Incident Management
7 7 (8.05%) Resource Management
8 6 (6.90%) Migration
8 6 (6.90%) MS Office
8 6 (6.90%) SQL
8 6 (6.90%) SharePoint
8 6 (6.90%) Financial Institution
9 5 (5.75%) MS Project
9 5 (5.75%) ITIL
9 5 (5.75%) Problem Management
9 5 (5.75%) Legal
9 5 (5.75%) Capacity Management
9 5 (5.75%) Dependency Management
9 5 (5.75%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (5.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (4.60%) Test Management
10 4 (4.60%) Risk Management
10 4 (4.60%) TOGAF
10 4 (4.60%) COBIT
10 4 (4.60%) Windows

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.15%) CICS
2 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (8.05%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.90%) MS Office
3 5 (5.75%) MS Project
4 3 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.15%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) Wireless
1 1 (1.15%) Internet
1 1 (1.15%) VoIP
1 1 (1.15%) VPN
1 1 (1.15%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.60%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.30%) Informix
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.15%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.15%) DB2
3 1 (1.15%) DataStage
3 1 (1.15%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.15%) MS Access
3 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 39 (44.83%) Finance
2 23 (26.44%) Banking
3 10 (11.49%) Retail
4 6 (6.90%) Financial Institution
5 5 (5.75%) Legal
6 3 (3.45%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.30%) General Ledger
7 2 (2.30%) Retail Banking
7 2 (2.30%) Marketing
8 1 (1.15%) Back Office
8 1 (1.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (34.48%) Project Manager
2 21 (24.14%) Analyst
3 15 (17.24%) Business Analyst
4 6 (6.90%) Architect
5 5 (5.75%) Developer
5 5 (5.75%) Senior Manager
5 5 (5.75%) PMO Analyst
6 4 (4.60%) Senior Project Manager
6 4 (4.60%) Programme Manager
6 4 (4.60%) Coordinator
7 3 (3.45%) Cognos Developer
7 3 (3.45%) PMO Manager
7 3 (3.45%) Change Manager
7 3 (3.45%) Change Analyst
7 3 (3.45%) Project Coordinator
7 3 (3.45%) Business Change Analyst
8 2 (2.30%) Defect Manager
8 2 (2.30%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (2.30%) Applications Support Engineer
8 2 (2.30%) Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.30%) Middleware
2 1 (1.15%) XML
2 1 (1.15%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
1 2 (2.30%) Mainframe
1 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.15%) Clustering
2 1 (1.15%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.60%) Windows
2 1 (1.15%) UNIX
2 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.15%) Android
2 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (37.93%) Stakeholder Management
1 33 (37.93%) Project Management
2 9 (10.34%) PRINCE2
3 8 (9.20%) Change Control
4 7 (8.05%) Programme Management
4 7 (8.05%) Incident Management
4 7 (8.05%) Resource Management
5 6 (6.90%) Migration
6 5 (5.75%) ITIL
6 5 (5.75%) Problem Management
6 5 (5.75%) Capacity Management
6 5 (5.75%) Dependency Management
6 5 (5.75%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (5.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (4.60%) Test Management
7 4 (4.60%) Risk Management
7 4 (4.60%) TOGAF
7 4 (4.60%) Service Management
8 3 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (3.45%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.90%) SQL
2 1 (1.15%) VBA
2 1 (1.15%) C
2 1 (1.15%) COBOL
2 1 (1.15%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 3 (3.45%) Degree
2 2 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (2.30%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.30%) APMP
2 2 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.15%) ISEB
3 1 (1.15%) PMP
3 1 (1.15%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) COBIT
2 2 (2.30%) FATCA
2 2 (2.30%) QA
3 1 (1.15%) Basel III
3 1 (1.15%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.15%) CRD IV
Systems Management
1 2 (2.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (10.34%) Oracle
2 4 (4.60%) HP
3 3 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.45%) Cognos
4 2 (2.30%) ClickSoftware Technologies
4 2 (2.30%) Pega
5 1 (1.15%) Cisco
5 1 (1.15%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.15%) Fujitsu
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