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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Control
Rank 65 90 88
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -2
Contract jobs citing Change Control 76 41 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.32% 1.50% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.92% 1.91% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 19 8
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£398 £350 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.57% -2.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £185 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £528 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.38 £165.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.52% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £32.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+21.09% -14.66%
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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
2603 2152 1751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 79.36% 78.57% 71.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1356 1101 882
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 28 38
Average hourly rate £30.50 £22.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.55% -22.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.70 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £165.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -3 30 £408 -20.09% 4
Renfrewshire +20 19 £330 +1.53%
Glasgow +8 13 £398 +106.49% 2
North Lanarkshire - 7 £550 -
Fife -3 5 - -
West Lothian -7 4 - -
Inverclyde - 3 £250 -
Clackmannanshire - 1 £275 -
Highlands - 1 - -
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Change Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 48 (40.68%) Finance
2 38 (32.20%) Project Management
3 32 (27.12%) ITIL
4 29 (24.58%) Security Cleared
5 23 (19.49%) SC Cleared
6 20 (16.95%) Change Management
7 17 (14.41%) PRINCE2
7 17 (14.41%) Banking
7 17 (14.41%) Data Centre
8 16 (13.56%) HP
8 16 (13.56%) Firewall
9 15 (12.71%) MS Excel
10 13 (11.02%) MS Project
10 13 (11.02%) SAN
10 13 (11.02%) Service Management
11 12 (10.17%) Quality Management
11 12 (10.17%) CheckPoint
11 12 (10.17%) Migration
11 12 (10.17%) Cisco
12 11 (9.32%) MS Office
12 11 (9.32%) UNIX
12 11 (9.32%) Network Security
13 10 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (8.47%) Microsoft
13 10 (8.47%) PMI Certification
13 10 (8.47%) PMI
13 10 (8.47%) Service Delivery
13 10 (8.47%) Programme Management
14 9 (7.63%) Risk Management
14 9 (7.63%) Stakeholder Management

Change Control
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (5.08%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.24%) Apache
2 5 (4.24%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.54%) SAS
4 1 (0.85%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 15 (12.71%) MS Excel
2 13 (11.02%) MS Project
3 11 (9.32%) MS Office
4 7 (5.93%) MS Visio
4 7 (5.93%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) PaaS
1 1 (0.85%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.56%) Firewall
2 13 (11.02%) SAN
3 11 (9.32%) Network Security
4 5 (4.24%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (3.39%) SDH
6 3 (2.54%) DHCP
6 3 (2.54%) DNS
6 3 (2.54%) IPv4
6 3 (2.54%) NetScaler
7 2 (1.69%) NAS
7 2 (1.69%) VPN
7 2 (1.69%) DMZ
7 2 (1.69%) Internet
8 1 (0.85%) MPLS
8 1 (0.85%) RTP
8 1 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.85%) LAN
8 1 (0.85%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.85%) EDRMS
2 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.85%) QlikView
2 1 (0.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 5 (4.24%) Eclipse
1 5 (4.24%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (1.69%) ClearCase
2 2 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.69%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.85%) JIRA
3 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.85%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 48 (40.68%) Finance
2 17 (14.41%) Banking
3 8 (6.78%) Law
4 5 (4.24%) Military
4 5 (4.24%) Retail
5 2 (1.69%) Billing
5 2 (1.69%) Publishing
5 2 (1.69%) Legal
6 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.85%) Advertising
6 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (29.66%) Project Manager
2 18 (15.25%) Analyst
3 9 (7.63%) PMO Analyst
4 8 (6.78%) Security Engineer
4 8 (6.78%) Infrastructure Manager
5 7 (5.93%) Architect
5 7 (5.93%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 6 (5.08%) Senior Manager
6 6 (5.08%) Programme Manager
6 6 (5.08%) Senior Project Manager
6 6 (5.08%) Storage Engineer
7 5 (4.24%) Network Engineer
8 4 (3.39%) Development Manager
8 4 (3.39%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (3.39%) Administrator
8 4 (3.39%) Software Engineer
8 4 (3.39%) Business Analyst
8 4 (3.39%) Change Manager
8 4 (3.39%) Development Project Manager
8 4 (3.39%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.24%) CSS
1 5 (4.24%) JSP
1 5 (4.24%) HTML
2 3 (2.54%) .NET
2 3 (2.54%) LINQ to SQL
3 2 (1.69%) Web Services
4 1 (0.85%) SWT
4 1 (0.85%) JFace
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.41%) Data Centre
2 10 (8.47%) PMI
3 4 (3.39%) Thin Client
3 4 (3.39%) Economics
3 4 (3.39%) Statistics
3 4 (3.39%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.39%) Fat Client
4 3 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.54%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.69%) Replication
6 1 (0.85%) NHS
6 1 (0.85%) Ergonomics
6 1 (0.85%) PKI
6 1 (0.85%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.85%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.85%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.32%) UNIX
2 8 (6.78%) Linux
3 6 (5.08%) Windows
4 5 (4.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (32.20%) Project Management
2 32 (27.12%) ITIL
3 20 (16.95%) Change Management
4 17 (14.41%) PRINCE2
5 13 (11.02%) Service Management
6 12 (10.17%) Quality Management
6 12 (10.17%) Migration
7 10 (8.47%) Programme Management
7 10 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (8.47%) Service Delivery
8 9 (7.63%) Risk Management
8 9 (7.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (7.63%) Time Management
8 9 (7.63%) QMS
9 7 (5.93%) Resource Management
9 7 (5.93%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 7 (5.93%) Configuration Management
10 6 (5.08%) Matrix Management
10 6 (5.08%) Project Planning
11 5 (4.24%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.63%) SQL
2 8 (6.78%) Java
3 5 (4.24%) C#
3 5 (4.24%) C++
3 5 (4.24%) Ada
4 3 (2.54%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (24.58%) Security Cleared
2 23 (19.49%) SC Cleared
3 10 (8.47%) PMI Certification
4 7 (5.93%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (5.08%) CCNP
5 6 (5.08%) CCNA
5 6 (5.08%) CCSA
5 6 (5.08%) CCSE
5 6 (5.08%) JNCIS
5 6 (5.08%) Degree
6 4 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (3.39%) PMP
6 4 (3.39%) CAPM
7 3 (2.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (2.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (2.54%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.54%) QA
1 3 (2.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.24%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.54%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (2.54%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.54%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.69%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.85%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (1.69%) SCCM
1 2 (1.69%) SCOM
1 2 (1.69%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 16 (13.56%) HP
2 12 (10.17%) Cisco
2 12 (10.17%) CheckPoint
3 10 (8.47%) Microsoft
4 8 (6.78%) Juniper
5 7 (5.93%) VMware
6 6 (5.08%) Citrix
6 6 (5.08%) TippingPoint
7 4 (3.39%) Crossbeam
7 4 (3.39%) Oracle
7 4 (3.39%) SAP
7 4 (3.39%) Nokia
8 3 (2.54%) AppSense
9 2 (1.69%) 3PAR
10 1 (0.85%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.85%) Pega
10 1 (0.85%) Riverbed
10 1 (0.85%) Teradata
10 1 (0.85%) Omniture
10 1 (0.85%) Brocade
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