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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Control
Rank 96 74 102
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +28
Contract jobs citing Change Control 39 64 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.57% 2.00% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 2.45% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 30 20
Median daily rate £325 £353 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.93% +4.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £259 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £483 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-10.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £165.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -81.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £33.84
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -11.34%
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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
2062 2613 2188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 83.15% 81.55% 79.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1225 1321 1152
Median daily rate £356 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 57 34
Median hourly rate £39.50 £30.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.66% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £46.70 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Change Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Change Control as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Control within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 July 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 -9 13 £313 -10.45% 5
Glasgow -1 10 £220 -44.65%
Renfrewshire -26 10 £340 -8.72%
Aberdeen - 2 £345 -
Fife +1 1 £303 +5.03%
Moray - 1 £125 -
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Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Change Control 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 33 (38.82%) Security Cleared
2 30 (35.29%) HP
2 30 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 28 (32.94%) Finance
4 25 (29.41%) SC Cleared
5 24 (28.24%) Project Management
6 23 (27.06%) SAN
7 21 (24.71%) Change Management
8 17 (20.00%) Unix
8 17 (20.00%) Linux
8 17 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
9 13 (15.29%) PMI Certification
10 12 (14.12%) PMI
10 12 (14.12%) MS Project
10 12 (14.12%) MS Excel
10 12 (14.12%) SharePoint
10 12 (14.12%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (11.76%) Banking
11 10 (11.76%) Migration
11 10 (11.76%) Quality Management
11 10 (11.76%) ITIL
12 9 (10.59%) MS PowerPoint
12 9 (10.59%) Degree
12 9 (10.59%) Resource Management
13 8 (9.41%) Mentoring
13 8 (9.41%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (9.41%) Firewall
13 8 (9.41%) Management Information System
13 8 (9.41%) Cisco
14 7 (8.24%) MS Office

Change Control
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 12 (14.12%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.35%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.18%) IIS
3 1 (1.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (14.12%) MS Excel
1 12 (14.12%) MS Project
2 9 (10.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (8.24%) MS Office
4 4 (4.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Cognos Controller
1 2 (2.35%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (2.35%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (27.06%) SAN
2 8 (9.41%) Firewall
3 5 (5.88%) Network Security
3 5 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.71%) LAN
4 4 (4.71%) WAN
5 2 (2.35%) ATM
5 2 (2.35%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.18%) DMZ
6 1 (1.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (1.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (1.18%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.18%) Skype
6 1 (1.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.18%) JIRA
1 1 (1.18%) PVCS
General
1 28 (32.94%) Finance
2 10 (11.76%) Banking
3 2 (2.35%) Retail
4 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.18%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (23.53%) Analyst
2 12 (14.12%) PMO Analyst
3 11 (12.94%) Storage Engineer
4 9 (10.59%) Project Manager
5 7 (8.24%) Consultant
6 6 (7.06%) Financial Analyst
6 6 (7.06%) Service Analyst
6 6 (7.06%) Storage Consultant
7 5 (5.88%) Backup Consultant
7 5 (5.88%) Backup Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Security Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) IT Manager
8 4 (4.71%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (4.71%) Network Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Network Security Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Change Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) Data Centre Manager
9 3 (3.53%) Data Migration Project Manager
9 3 (3.53%) Migration Project Manager
9 3 (3.53%) Project Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.18%) Java EE
1 1 (1.18%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) PMI
2 8 (9.41%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.06%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.88%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.53%) Celerra
6 3 (3.53%) CLARiiON
6 3 (3.53%) Driving Licence
6 3 (3.53%) EMC VNX
6 3 (3.53%) Symmetrix
7 2 (2.35%) Statistics
8 1 (1.18%) Clustering
8 1 (1.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.18%) Economics
8 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.00%) Linux
1 17 (20.00%) Unix
2 6 (7.06%) Windows
3 3 (3.53%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.24%) Project Management
2 21 (24.71%) Change Management
3 17 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (14.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (11.76%) ITIL
5 10 (11.76%) Migration
5 10 (11.76%) Quality Management
6 9 (10.59%) Resource Management
7 8 (9.41%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (9.41%) Mentoring
8 7 (8.24%) Programme Governance
9 6 (7.06%) PRINCE2
9 6 (7.06%) QMS
9 6 (7.06%) Scrum
10 5 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (4.71%) Project Planning
11 4 (4.71%) SDLC
11 4 (4.71%) Service Delivery
11 4 (4.71%) Waterfall
12 3 (3.53%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.88%) C
2 2 (2.35%) Java
3 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (38.82%) Security Cleared
2 25 (29.41%) SC Cleared
3 13 (15.29%) PMI Certification
4 9 (10.59%) Degree
5 5 (5.88%) PMP
6 2 (2.35%) MCSE
6 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.18%) HNC
7 1 (1.18%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) QA
2 4 (4.71%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.18%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.18%) ISO13485
System Software
1 6 (7.06%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.35%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.35%) vSphere
3 1 (1.18%) KVM
3 1 (1.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (1.18%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) NetBackup
2 3 (3.53%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 30 (35.29%) HP
1 30 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.41%) Cisco
3 6 (7.06%) CheckPoint
4 5 (5.88%) Juniper
4 5 (5.88%) Oracle
5 4 (4.71%) 3PAR
5 4 (4.71%) CommVault
5 4 (4.71%) IBM
6 3 (3.53%) Brocade
6 3 (3.53%) CA
6 3 (3.53%) EMC
6 3 (3.53%) Remedy
6 3 (3.53%) ServiceNow
6 3 (3.53%) VMware
7 2 (2.35%) Citrix
7 2 (2.35%) Cognos
7 2 (2.35%) Hyperion
7 2 (2.35%) SAP
8 1 (1.18%) NetApp