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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Management
Rank 33 29 55
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +26
Contract jobs citing Change Management 62 72 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.66% 4.96% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.64% 6.09% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 33 18
Median daily rate £398 £356 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.79% -7.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £475 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £25.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -28.57%
Change Management
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
1100 1183 1025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.71% 81.42% 78.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 600 613 620
Median daily rate £400 £375 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 18
Median hourly rate £15.82 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.92% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.52 £12.35 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Change Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 July 2016.

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 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Change Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 60 (55.56%) Finance
2 29 (26.85%) Banking
3 26 (24.07%) Windows
4 23 (21.30%) Linux
5 22 (20.37%) ITIL
5 22 (20.37%) Business Analysis
6 20 (18.52%) Unix
7 19 (17.59%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (15.74%) Project Management
10 16 (14.81%) Microsoft
10 16 (14.81%) Migration
10 16 (14.81%) Process Improvement
10 16 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
11 15 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (12.96%) MS Office
12 14 (12.96%) Business Process Improvement
13 13 (12.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 13 (12.04%) Data Centre
14 12 (11.11%) Oracle
15 11 (10.19%) SQL
15 11 (10.19%) AIX
15 11 (10.19%) Red Hat
15 11 (10.19%) Use Case
16 10 (9.26%) Solaris
16 10 (9.26%) PRINCE2
16 10 (9.26%) MS Excel
17 9 (8.33%) JBoss
17 9 (8.33%) SAN
17 9 (8.33%) Service Management

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 9 (8.33%) CMS
1 9 (8.33%) JBoss
2 8 (7.41%) Sitecore CMS
3 7 (6.48%) GlassFish
3 7 (6.48%) SharePoint
3 7 (6.48%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.78%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.85%) Confluence
5 2 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.93%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.93%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.93%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 14 (12.96%) MS Office
2 10 (9.26%) MS Excel
3 6 (5.56%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.70%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Oracle Assets
1 3 (2.78%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.70%) Lucidchart
2 2 (1.85%) Office 365
2 2 (1.85%) Trello
3 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.33%) SAN
2 7 (6.48%) Firewall
3 3 (2.78%) Ethernet
3 3 (2.78%) LAN
3 3 (2.78%) WAN
4 2 (1.85%) ATM
4 2 (1.85%) BGP
4 2 (1.85%) DHCP
4 2 (1.85%) DNS
4 2 (1.85%) EIGRP
4 2 (1.85%) Internet
4 2 (1.85%) Intranet
4 2 (1.85%) MPLS
4 2 (1.85%) MRTG
4 2 (1.85%) OSPF
4 2 (1.85%) SSH
4 2 (1.85%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.85%) VLAN
4 2 (1.85%) WAAS
4 2 (1.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.63%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.85%) DB2
3 1 (0.93%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (7.41%) JIRA
2 4 (3.70%) Axure RP
2 4 (3.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 4 (3.70%) Introscope
3 2 (1.85%) Ant
3 2 (1.85%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.85%) Maven
3 2 (1.85%) StarTeam
3 2 (1.85%) Subversion
4 1 (0.93%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.93%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.93%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.93%) Selenium
General
1 60 (55.56%) Finance
2 29 (26.85%) Banking
3 3 (2.78%) Billing
3 3 (2.78%) Law
3 3 (2.78%) Retail
4 2 (1.85%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.85%) Marketing
5 1 (0.93%) Legal
5 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.93%) Publishing
5 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (27.78%) Analyst
2 17 (15.74%) Business Analyst
3 16 (14.81%) Project Manager
4 14 (12.96%) Administrator
5 13 (12.04%) Consultant
6 9 (8.33%) Change Manager
7 7 (6.48%) Digital Analyst
7 7 (6.48%) Digital Business Analyst
7 7 (6.48%) IT Manager
8 5 (4.63%) Service Manager
8 5 (4.63%) Transformation Manager
8 5 (4.63%) Transformation Project Manager
9 4 (3.70%) Change Coordinator
9 4 (3.70%) Coordinator
9 4 (3.70%) Financial Analyst
9 4 (3.70%) Programme Manager
9 4 (3.70%) Service Analyst
9 4 (3.70%) Unix Administrator
10 3 (2.78%) Functional Consultant
10 3 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.63%) HTML
1 5 (4.63%) Middleware
2 4 (3.70%) Hibernate
2 4 (3.70%) Java EE
2 4 (3.70%) Struts
3 1 (0.93%) DHTML
3 1 (0.93%) DOM
3 1 (0.93%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (0.93%) Web Services
3 1 (0.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (12.04%) Data Centre
3 9 (8.33%) User Experience
4 4 (3.70%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.78%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.85%) Clustering
6 2 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.85%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.85%) Replication
7 1 (0.93%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.93%) Derivative
7 1 (0.93%) Life Science
7 1 (0.93%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 26 (24.07%) Windows
2 23 (21.30%) Linux
3 20 (18.52%) Unix
4 13 (12.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (10.19%) AIX
6 10 (9.26%) Solaris
7 7 (6.48%) HPUX
7 7 (6.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (5.56%) Windows 8
9 5 (4.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (3.70%) Windows 7
10 4 (3.70%) Windows Server
10 4 (3.70%) Windows XP
11 3 (2.78%) Windows 10
11 3 (2.78%) Windows 2000
11 3 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.37%) Business Analysis
1 22 (20.37%) ITIL
2 19 (17.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (15.74%) Project Management
5 16 (14.81%) Migration
5 16 (14.81%) Process Improvement
6 15 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (12.96%) Business Process Improvement
8 11 (10.19%) Use Case
9 10 (9.26%) PRINCE2
10 9 (8.33%) Incident Management
10 9 (8.33%) Service Management
11 8 (7.41%) Programme Management
11 8 (7.41%) Risk Management
12 6 (5.56%) Change Control
12 6 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
12 6 (5.56%) Performance Management
13 5 (4.63%) Process Management
13 5 (4.63%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.19%) SQL
2 8 (7.41%) Python
3 5 (4.63%) Java
3 5 (4.63%) JavaScript
3 5 (4.63%) Perl
4 4 (3.70%) PHP
5 1 (0.93%) C
5 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (4.63%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (4.63%) PMI Certification
2 4 (3.70%) Degree
2 4 (3.70%) PMP
3 3 (2.78%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.78%) MBA
3 3 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.85%) CISA
4 2 (1.85%) CISSP
4 2 (1.85%) ISEB
4 2 (1.85%) MCITP
4 2 (1.85%) MCSA
4 2 (1.85%) MCSE
4 2 (1.85%) MCTS
4 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.85%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.93%) IIBA
5 1 (0.93%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.56%) QA
2 3 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.56%) SRDF
1 6 (5.56%) XenApp
2 5 (4.63%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (2.78%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.78%) RACF
5 2 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.93%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (6.48%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (5.56%) NetBackup
3 5 (4.63%) Tivoli
4 4 (3.70%) CA Wily
5 3 (2.78%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.85%) MAINVIEW
6 2 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.85%) Netcool
6 2 (1.85%) Puppet
6 2 (1.85%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.11%) Oracle
3 11 (10.19%) Red Hat
4 8 (7.41%) Citrix
4 8 (7.41%) Sitecore
5 7 (6.48%) IBM
6 6 (5.56%) Veritas
7 5 (4.63%) Cisco
7 5 (4.63%) HP
7 5 (4.63%) ServiceNow
8 4 (3.70%) CA
9 2 (1.85%) BMC
9 2 (1.85%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.85%) EMC
9 2 (1.85%) Intel Security
9 2 (1.85%) NCR
9 2 (1.85%) Planview
9 2 (1.85%) TOWER Software
9 2 (1.85%) VMware
9 2 (1.85%) Wincor Nixdorf