The first table below looks at the demand for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 17 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 Glasgow 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Control
Rank 58 75 57
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -18
Contract jobs citing Change Control 7 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.02% 0.33% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 0.46% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 3
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £375 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £375 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £345
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.83% +22.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
508 659 549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 73.73% 73.22% 71.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 363 313
Average daily rate £350 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 18
Average hourly rate £17.86 £10.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.60% -60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Change Control
Scotland

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Change Control Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Change Control
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Control across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Change Control Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Change Control
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Change Control Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 4 (33.33%) Change Management
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) MS Project
3 2 (16.67%) MS Office
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 2 (16.67%) Dependency Management
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (8.33%) Clustering
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) V-Model
4 1 (8.33%) XenApp
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
4 1 (8.33%) HSRP
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Test Management
4 1 (8.33%) SCCM

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Project
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) IPv4
1 1 (8.33%) IPv6
1 1 (8.33%) Intranet
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) BGP
1 1 (8.33%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) PMO Manager
3 1 (8.33%) QA Test Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) QA Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Change Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Change Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Project Officer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Replication
1 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Dependency Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Test Management
4 1 (8.33%) V-Model
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) VBScript
1 1 (8.33%) VB
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Terminal Services
1 1 (8.33%) ISA Server
1 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Netcool
1 1 (8.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) Dell
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) Veritas