The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had Change Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Analyst
Rank 116 120 127
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Change Analyst 8 20 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.36% 0.61% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.64% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 0
Median daily rate £313 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £318 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +5.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.81 - -
Change Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2124 3119 2583
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 94.91% 95.06% 94.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1234 1620 1320
Median daily rate £350 £365 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 71 50
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £40.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Change Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Scotland region that featured Change Analyst in the job title.

Change Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Change Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Change Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Change Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Change Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Change Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -2 6 £350 +9.37%
Glasgow +14 1 £275 -
Stirling - 1 - -
Change Analyst
UK

Change Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, Change Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region featuring Change Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (64.00%) Banking
1 16 (64.00%) Retail
1 16 (64.00%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 14 (56.00%) Law
4 13 (52.00%) Retail Banking
5 11 (44.00%) Finance
5 11 (44.00%) MS Office
6 6 (24.00%) MS Project
6 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
7 5 (20.00%) Business Analysis
8 4 (16.00%) Legal
9 3 (12.00%) Change Management
9 3 (12.00%) Change Control
10 2 (8.00%) QA
10 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
10 2 (8.00%) Project Management
10 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
10 2 (8.00%) Windows
11 1 (4.00%) IBM Notes
11 1 (4.00%) ITIL
11 1 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
11 1 (4.00%) LAN
11 1 (4.00%) WAN
11 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
11 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
11 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
11 1 (4.00%) Citrix
11 1 (4.00%) Lotus

Change Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (44.00%) MS Office
2 6 (24.00%) MS Project
3 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) LAN
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.00%) WAN
General
1 16 (64.00%) Banking
1 16 (64.00%) Retail
2 14 (56.00%) Law
3 13 (52.00%) Retail Banking
4 11 (44.00%) Finance
5 4 (16.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 16 (64.00%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) CMDB
3 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (12.00%) Change Control
2 3 (12.00%) Change Management
3 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (8.00%) Project Management
4 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL
4 1 (4.00%) Migration
4 1 (4.00%) Process Management
4 1 (4.00%) Service Management
4 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.00%) Time Management
4 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Citrix
1 1 (4.00%) Lotus
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow