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 24 November 2014 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Control
Rank 97 80 63
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -17
Contract jobs citing Change Control 28 40 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.00% 1.59% 2.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 2.31% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 24 33
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£375 £396 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.30% +27.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £285 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £459 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.41% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £27.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+37.03% -15.62%
Change Control
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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
2072 1730 1619
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 73.95% 68.76% 67.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1157 874 836
Average daily rate £380 £370 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 61 53
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.33 £9.48 £13.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £38.80 £41.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% -

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 24 November 2014.

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 24 November 2014. 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 -15 17 £388 -2.14%
Glasgow -4 7 £350 -17.64% 2
Stirling - - - - 1
Change Control
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Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 25 (37.31%) Project Management
2 23 (34.33%) Finance
3 21 (31.34%) Banking
4 11 (16.42%) Change Management
5 8 (11.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
5 8 (11.94%) Windows
6 7 (10.45%) MS Excel
6 7 (10.45%) SQL
6 7 (10.45%) HP
6 7 (10.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (10.45%) Migration
6 7 (10.45%) Management Information System
7 6 (8.96%) Asset Management
7 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (8.96%) MS Project
7 6 (8.96%) MS Office
7 6 (8.96%) Project Planning
7 6 (8.96%) Security Cleared
8 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (7.46%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (7.46%) SC Cleared
8 5 (7.46%) Test Scripting
8 5 (7.46%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (7.46%) ITIL
8 5 (7.46%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (7.46%) Windows 2000
8 5 (7.46%) Service Management
9 4 (5.97%) ITSM

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 (5.97%) SAS
2 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.99%) CMS
3 2 (2.99%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (1.49%) IIS
4 1 (1.49%) FileNet
Applications
1 7 (10.45%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.96%) MS Project
2 6 (8.96%) MS Office
3 4 (5.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.99%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) Firewall
2 2 (2.99%) DHCP
2 2 (2.99%) DNS
3 1 (1.49%) SAN
3 1 (1.49%) Intranet
3 1 (1.49%) MGCP
3 1 (1.49%) H.323
3 1 (1.49%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.49%) NAS
3 1 (1.49%) PABX
3 1 (1.49%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.49%) VoIP
3 1 (1.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.46%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.48%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.99%) QlikView
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) PowerDesigner
1 3 (4.48%) Subversion
2 2 (2.99%) QUnit
3 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.49%) MSI
3 1 (1.49%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.49%) AdminStudio
General
1 23 (34.33%) Finance
2 21 (31.34%) Banking
3 4 (5.97%) Marketing
4 3 (4.48%) Retail
4 3 (4.48%) Law
5 2 (2.99%) Legal
5 2 (2.99%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (25.37%) Project Manager
2 8 (11.94%) Developer
3 7 (10.45%) Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) Project Planner
4 6 (8.96%) Consultant
5 5 (7.46%) Change Manager
5 5 (7.46%) Wintel Consultant
6 4 (5.97%) Incident Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Designer
7 3 (4.48%) Report Developer
7 3 (4.48%) PMO Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Data Warehouse Project Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Data Warehouse Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Data Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Business Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Programme Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Programmer
8 2 (2.99%) Senior Business Analyst
8 2 (2.99%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (2.99%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) CSS
1 2 (2.99%) HTML
1 2 (2.99%) Ajax
1 2 (2.99%) jQuery
1 2 (2.99%) HTML5
1 2 (2.99%) CSS3
1 2 (2.99%) Backbone.js
1 2 (2.99%) D3.js
1 2 (2.99%) Ember.js
1 2 (2.99%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.49%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.49%) .NET
2 1 (1.49%) XML
2 1 (1.49%) XML Schema
2 1 (1.49%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.97%) Economics
2 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.48%) Visualisation
3 3 (4.48%) Ergonomics
4 2 (2.99%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.49%) NHS
5 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.49%) FMCG
5 1 (1.49%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.94%) Windows
2 5 (7.46%) Windows 2000
2 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.31%) Project Management
2 11 (16.42%) Change Management
3 8 (11.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (10.45%) Migration
5 6 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (8.96%) Asset Management
5 6 (8.96%) Project Planning
6 5 (7.46%) Test Scripting
6 5 (7.46%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (7.46%) ITIL
6 5 (7.46%) Service Management
6 5 (7.46%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (5.97%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (5.97%) ITSM
7 4 (5.97%) Validation
7 4 (5.97%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (5.97%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.48%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.48%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.45%) SQL
2 3 (4.48%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.49%) Java
4 1 (1.49%) VB
4 1 (1.49%) REXX
4 1 (1.49%) Tcl
4 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.46%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.48%) Degree
4 1 (1.49%) MCSE
4 1 (1.49%) CCNA
4 1 (1.49%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.49%) PMP
4 1 (1.49%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (4.48%) QA
3 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.49%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.99%) XenApp
2 2 (2.99%) XenDesktop
2 2 (2.99%) vSphere
2 2 (2.99%) ACF2
2 2 (2.99%) RACF
3 1 (1.49%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (1.49%) WSUS
1 1 (1.49%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.45%) HP
3 4 (5.97%) Business Objects
3 4 (5.97%) Informatica
3 4 (5.97%) Remedy
3 4 (5.97%) Teradata
4 3 (4.48%) VMware
4 3 (4.48%) Oracle
4 3 (4.48%) Citrix
4 3 (4.48%) CA
5 2 (2.99%) Cisco
5 2 (2.99%) IBM
5 2 (2.99%) Twitter
6 1 (1.49%) Symantec