The table below looks at the statistics for Change Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Control
Rank 87 93 93
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Contract jobs citing Change Control 37 26 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.36% 1.07% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 1.48% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 4
Average daily rate
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£282 £375 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.93% +44.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £290 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £487 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £371 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.85 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-16.90% -15.38%
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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 Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2117 1755 1415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 77.69% 72.31% 69.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1181 891 737
Average daily rate £395 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 26 19
Average hourly rate £25.00 £17.93 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.43% -55.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.22 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £180.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Change Control Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Change Control
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Change Control Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Change Control
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Control across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Change Control Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Change Control
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Change Control Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Control within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +9 17 £425 +6.25% 5
Glasgow +1 8 £275 -14.72% 1
Stirling - - - - 1
West Lothian - - - - 1
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Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 23 (37.70%) Finance
2 15 (24.59%) Banking
3 14 (22.95%) Project Management
4 12 (19.67%) Security Cleared
5 11 (18.03%) SC Cleared
6 10 (16.39%) PRINCE2
7 9 (14.75%) Risk Management
7 9 (14.75%) Project Planning
8 8 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (13.11%) DNS
8 8 (13.11%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (11.48%) SQL
10 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
10 6 (9.84%) ITIL
10 6 (9.84%) HP
10 6 (9.84%) Marketing
10 6 (9.84%) Economics
11 5 (8.20%) Resource Management
11 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (8.20%) TCP/IP
11 5 (8.20%) DHCP
11 5 (8.20%) Windows
11 5 (8.20%) VMware
11 5 (8.20%) Asset Management
12 4 (6.56%) Migration
12 4 (6.56%) Teradata
12 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
12 4 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (6.56%) SAS
12 4 (6.56%) Data Modelling

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (6.56%) SAS
2 3 (4.92%) IIS
3 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.28%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.92%) MS Office
3 2 (3.28%) MS Project
3 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.11%) DNS
2 5 (8.20%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.20%) DHCP
3 3 (4.92%) Intranet
3 3 (4.92%) SAN
4 2 (3.28%) Firewall
4 2 (3.28%) LDAP
4 2 (3.28%) WAN
5 1 (1.64%) PABX
5 1 (1.64%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.64%) VPN
5 1 (1.64%) Internet
5 1 (1.64%) MGCP
5 1 (1.64%) H.323
5 1 (1.64%) Broadband
5 1 (1.64%) LAN
5 1 (1.64%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (6.56%) QlikView
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) PowerDesigner
1 3 (4.92%) Subversion
General
1 23 (37.70%) Finance
2 15 (24.59%) Banking
3 6 (9.84%) Marketing
4 2 (3.28%) Front Office
4 2 (3.28%) Publishing
4 2 (3.28%) Law
5 1 (1.64%) Retail
5 1 (1.64%) Legal
5 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (29.51%) Project Manager
2 16 (26.23%) Analyst
3 5 (8.20%) Programme Manager
3 5 (8.20%) Developer
4 4 (6.56%) Applications Support
4 4 (6.56%) Project Analyst
4 4 (6.56%) QlikView Developer
5 3 (4.92%) PMO Lead
5 3 (4.92%) PMO Analyst
5 3 (4.92%) Data Warehouse Project Manager
5 3 (4.92%) Data Warehouse Manager
5 3 (4.92%) Designer
5 3 (4.92%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (4.92%) Data Manager
5 3 (4.92%) Support Analyst
6 2 (3.28%) Development Manager
6 2 (3.28%) Coordinator
6 2 (3.28%) Business Analyst
6 2 (3.28%) Junior
6 2 (3.28%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) .NET
2 1 (1.64%) XML Schema
2 1 (1.64%) Middleware
2 1 (1.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Economics
2 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.28%) Derivative
4 1 (1.64%) Ergonomics
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.64%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.64%) Statistics
4 1 (1.64%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.64%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (8.20%) Windows
2 3 (4.92%) Windows 8
2 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (4.92%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.28%) UNIX
3 2 (3.28%) Solaris
3 2 (3.28%) Linux
3 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.95%) Project Management
2 10 (16.39%) PRINCE2
3 9 (14.75%) Risk Management
3 9 (14.75%) Project Planning
4 8 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (13.11%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (9.84%) ITIL
6 5 (8.20%) Resource Management
6 5 (8.20%) Asset Management
7 4 (6.56%) Migration
7 4 (6.56%) Data Modelling
7 4 (6.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (6.56%) Dependency Management
8 3 (4.92%) Physical Data Model
8 3 (4.92%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.92%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.92%) Product Management
8 3 (4.92%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.92%) Programme Management
8 3 (4.92%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.48%) SQL
2 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.92%) T-SQL
2 3 (4.92%) C++
2 3 (4.92%) Perl
2 3 (4.92%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (19.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (18.03%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.28%) Degree
5 1 (1.64%) VCP4
5 1 (1.64%) CCNA
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) SLA
1 2 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (4.92%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.28%) VMware ESX
2 2 (3.28%) NFS
2 2 (3.28%) vSphere
2 2 (3.28%) XenApp
2 2 (3.28%) XenDesktop
2 2 (3.28%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (1.64%) VMware Server
3 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (9.84%) HP
2 5 (8.20%) VMware
3 4 (6.56%) Teradata
3 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.56%) Sun
3 4 (6.56%) Informatica
4 3 (4.92%) CheckPoint
4 3 (4.92%) Citrix
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle
5 2 (3.28%) Remedy
5 2 (3.28%) EMC
5 2 (3.28%) IBM
5 2 (3.28%) 3PAR
5 2 (3.28%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.64%) Twitter
6 1 (1.64%) Cisco
6 1 (1.64%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.64%) AppSense