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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Control
Rank 89 80 107
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +27
Contract jobs citing Change Control 31 46 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.59% 1.63% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 2.06% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 18 13
Median daily rate £325 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £223 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £465 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £40.25 £40.38 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.32% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.38 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-31.89% +6.26%
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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
1584 2234 2192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 81.23% 79.02% 77.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 915 1197 1215
Median daily rate £375 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 41 24
Median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +26.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.35 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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
Renfrewshire +3 7 £330 -
Edinburgh -6 7 £425 +54.54% 5
West Lothian +1 6 £325 -13.33%
Glasgow +8 5 £375 -9.63%
Aberdeen - 5 £295 -
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Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 20 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 19 (35.19%) Project Management
3 18 (33.33%) Windows
4 17 (31.48%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (27.78%) Finance
6 13 (24.07%) SQL
6 13 (24.07%) Oracle
6 13 (24.07%) Data Centre
6 13 (24.07%) Security Cleared
7 12 (22.22%) Oracle Database
7 12 (22.22%) Server Building
7 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (20.37%) Telecoms
8 11 (20.37%) Java
8 11 (20.37%) Active Directory
9 10 (18.52%) Unix
10 9 (16.67%) PL/SQL
10 9 (16.67%) MS Excel
10 9 (16.67%) CRM
10 9 (16.67%) Data Modelling
10 9 (16.67%) DHCP
10 9 (16.67%) Intranet
10 9 (16.67%) Internet
10 9 (16.67%) Middleware
10 9 (16.67%) HP
10 9 (16.67%) DNS
10 9 (16.67%) RDBMS
10 9 (16.67%) Management Information System
10 9 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (16.67%) Relational Database

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 6 (11.11%) IIS
1 6 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.85%) Apache
3 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (5.56%) MS Project
3 1 (1.85%) MS Office
3 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.67%) DHCP
1 9 (16.67%) DNS
1 9 (16.67%) Internet
1 9 (16.67%) Intranet
2 7 (12.96%) Firewall
3 6 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 5 (9.26%) SAN
5 4 (7.41%) LAN
6 2 (3.70%) WAN
7 1 (1.85%) DMZ
7 1 (1.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (1.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (1.85%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.85%) Network Security
7 1 (1.85%) SSL
7 1 (1.85%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 9 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 9 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.85%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (5.56%) SpecFlow
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.85%) Rational DOORS
General
1 15 (27.78%) Finance
2 11 (20.37%) Telecoms
3 6 (11.11%) Billing
4 3 (5.56%) Banking
5 2 (3.70%) Law
6 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.85%) Military
6 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (18.52%) Project Manager
2 8 (14.81%) Database Designer
2 8 (14.81%) Designer
2 8 (14.81%) Wintel Engineer
3 6 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Consultant
5 3 (5.56%) Backup Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) PMO Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Services Delivery Consultant
6 2 (3.70%) Data Centre Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Data Migration Project Manager
6 2 (3.70%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Migration Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Migration Project Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Network Project Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.67%) Middleware
2 3 (5.56%) .NET
2 3 (5.56%) .NET Framework
2 3 (5.56%) Entity Framework
2 3 (5.56%) WinForms
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (1.85%) CSS
4 1 (1.85%) HTML
4 1 (1.85%) Java EE
4 1 (1.85%) JSP
4 1 (1.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (31.48%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (24.07%) Data Centre
3 9 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 6 (11.11%) Clustering
4 6 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.70%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.70%) Replication
6 1 (1.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.85%) Economics
6 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 18 (33.33%) Windows
2 10 (18.52%) Unix
3 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.70%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.85%) Linux
6 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) Project Management
2 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (22.22%) Server Building
3 9 (16.67%) CRM
3 9 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 9 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 6 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (11.11%) Scrum
4 6 (11.11%) SDLC
4 6 (11.11%) SOA
4 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 6 (11.11%) Time Management
5 5 (9.26%) Configuration Management
5 5 (9.26%) Integration Testing
5 5 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.41%) Data Analysis
6 4 (7.41%) ITIL
6 4 (7.41%) OO
7 3 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.07%) SQL
2 11 (20.37%) Java
3 9 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 4 (7.41%) C#
5 3 (5.56%) C
5 3 (5.56%) VB
6 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.85%) Ada
7 1 (1.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (24.07%) Security Cleared
2 9 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 8 (14.81%) MCSE
3 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (20.37%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 5 (9.26%) vSphere
4 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.85%) KVM
4 1 (1.85%) SRDF
4 1 (1.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) NetBackup
2 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (3.70%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (3.70%) SCCM
3 2 (3.70%) SCOM
3 2 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 13 (24.07%) Oracle
3 9 (16.67%) HP
4 7 (12.96%) Citrix
4 7 (12.96%) Veritas
5 6 (11.11%) VMware
6 2 (3.70%) Cisco
6 2 (3.70%) CommVault
7 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.85%) EMC
7 1 (1.85%) F5
7 1 (1.85%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.85%) IBM
7 1 (1.85%) Prolexic
7 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.85%) Twitter