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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Change Control
UK / Scotland
Rank 71 93 94
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +1
Contract jobs citing Change Control 35 37 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.09% 1.45% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.52% 1.82% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 14
Median daily rate £324 £336 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.49% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £193 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £450 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £364 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £38.25 £33.92
% change year-on-year
-28.10% +12.76%

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
1388 2032 2094
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.77% 79.72% 80.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 802 1103 1173
Median daily rate £375 £375 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £265 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 25 23
Median hourly rate £42.00 £33.71 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +18.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.50 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.50 £47.65 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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
Glasgow +17 13 £285 -26.45% 1
Edinburgh +8 13 £325 +7.61% 3
West Lothian -2 5 £325 -13.33%
Aberdeen - 5 £295 -
Change Control
UK

Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 24 (40.00%) Windows
2 22 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 22 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (31.67%) Project Management
3 19 (31.67%) SQL
4 18 (30.00%) Oracle
4 18 (30.00%) Oracle Database
5 17 (28.33%) Java
5 17 (28.33%) Finance
5 17 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (26.67%) Unix
7 13 (21.67%) CRM
7 13 (21.67%) Data Modelling
7 13 (21.67%) PL/SQL
7 13 (21.67%) Middleware
7 13 (21.67%) RDBMS
7 13 (21.67%) Telecoms
7 13 (21.67%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (21.67%) Relational Database
8 12 (20.00%) Server Building
8 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (18.33%) Data Analysis
9 11 (18.33%) Data Centre
9 11 (18.33%) SDLC
9 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (16.67%) Active Directory
11 9 (15.00%) DHCP
11 9 (15.00%) DNS
11 9 (15.00%) Intranet
11 9 (15.00%) Internet

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 8 (13.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (11.67%) IIS
3 2 (3.33%) Apache
3 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.00%) MS Project
3 1 (1.67%) MS Office
3 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Office 365
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) IaaS
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.00%) DHCP
1 9 (15.00%) DNS
1 9 (15.00%) Internet
1 9 (15.00%) Intranet
2 7 (11.67%) Firewall
2 7 (11.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.00%) LAN
3 3 (5.00%) SAN
4 1 (1.67%) NAS
4 1 (1.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 13 (21.67%) RDBMS
2 13 (21.67%) Relational Database
3 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.67%) GIS
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (8.33%) SpecFlow
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.67%) Maven
3 1 (1.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 17 (28.33%) Finance
2 13 (21.67%) Telecoms
3 8 (13.33%) Billing
4 4 (6.67%) Banking
4 4 (6.67%) Law
5 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (20.00%) Database Designer
1 12 (20.00%) Designer
2 8 (13.33%) Software Engineer
2 8 (13.33%) Wintel Engineer
3 6 (10.00%) Analyst
3 6 (10.00%) Consultant
3 6 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 5 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) SCCM Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Services Delivery Consultant
6 3 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Administrator
7 2 (3.33%) Network Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Network Project Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Programme Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Senior Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.33%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.67%) Middleware
2 8 (13.33%) .NET
3 5 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 5 (8.33%) Entity Framework
3 5 (8.33%) WinForms
4 4 (6.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (1.67%) CSS
5 1 (1.67%) HTML
5 1 (1.67%) Java EE
5 1 (1.67%) JSP
5 1 (1.67%) RESTful
5 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (18.33%) Data Centre
3 9 (15.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (10.00%) Clustering
4 6 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 5 (8.33%) Private Cloud
6 4 (6.67%) Replication
7 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (3.33%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (40.00%) Windows
2 16 (26.67%) Unix
3 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (11.67%) Windows Server
5 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.00%) Linux
6 3 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.67%) Project Management
2 17 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (21.67%) CRM
3 13 (21.67%) Data Modelling
3 13 (21.67%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (20.00%) Server Building
5 11 (18.33%) Data Analysis
5 11 (18.33%) SDLC
6 8 (13.33%) Business Analysis
6 8 (13.33%) SOA
6 8 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 7 (11.67%) Configuration Management
7 7 (11.67%) Integration Testing
8 6 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (10.00%) ITIL
8 6 (10.00%) OO
8 6 (10.00%) Time Management
9 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
9 5 (8.33%) Scrum
9 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.67%) SQL
2 17 (28.33%) Java
3 13 (21.67%) PL/SQL
4 6 (10.00%) C#
5 5 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 5 (8.33%) VB
6 2 (3.33%) C
7 1 (1.67%) Ada
7 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.67%) C++
7 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.67%) Perl
7 1 (1.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (13.33%) MCSE
2 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (10.00%) Degree
3 6 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 5 (8.33%) vSphere
4 2 (3.33%) SRDF
4 2 (3.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.67%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.67%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 6 (10.00%) NetBackup
2 5 (8.33%) SCCM
2 5 (8.33%) SCOM
2 5 (8.33%) WSUS
3 1 (1.67%) Ansible
3 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 18 (30.00%) Oracle
3 8 (13.33%) Veritas
4 7 (11.67%) Citrix
4 7 (11.67%) VMware
5 6 (10.00%) HP
6 3 (5.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.33%) EMC
8 1 (1.67%) Twitter
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