The table below looks at the statistics for Change Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Change Management
UK / Scotland
Rank 49 40 28
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -12
Contract jobs citing Change Management 61 101 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.48% 4.00% 5.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.14% 4.82% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 50 75
Median daily rate £400 £346 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.60% -8.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £264 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £528 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £32.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-0.26% +3.44%

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
1474 2095 2218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 84.13% 82.87% 81.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 880 1130 1253
Median daily rate £388 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 26 41
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.75 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.42% +73.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.70 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £50.00 £49.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Change Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Change Management Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Change Management
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Change Management across the Scotland region.

Change Management Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Change Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Change Management across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Change Management Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Change Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Change Management across the Scotland region.

Change Management Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Change Management
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 Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Edinburgh +25 35 £419 -1.47% 3
Glasgow -10 18 £300 -14.28% 1
Fife -2 2 £250 - 1
West Lothian - 2 £423 -
Highlands - 2 £260 -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £415 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
Change Management
UK

Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Change Management 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 Management.

1 39 (30.95%) Finance
2 34 (26.98%) Windows
2 34 (26.98%) Microsoft
3 28 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (20.63%) SQL
5 25 (19.84%) Active Directory
6 24 (19.05%) MS Office
6 24 (19.05%) Project Management
6 24 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (18.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 21 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (15.08%) Server Virtualisation
9 19 (15.08%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (15.08%) Software Testing
10 18 (14.29%) Citrix
10 18 (14.29%) Windows XP
11 17 (13.49%) Hyper-V
11 17 (13.49%) Windows 7
11 17 (13.49%) Windows Server
12 16 (12.70%) Windows 10
12 16 (12.70%) SharePoint
12 16 (12.70%) Microsoft Certification
12 16 (12.70%) ISTQB
13 15 (11.90%) Security Cleared
13 15 (11.90%) PRINCE2
13 15 (11.90%) MCSE
13 15 (11.90%) ITIL
13 15 (11.90%) Service Management
13 15 (11.90%) Office 365

Change Management
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 16 (12.70%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.79%) Apache
3 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.79%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (19.05%) MS Office
2 10 (7.94%) MS Excel
3 8 (6.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.59%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (4.76%) Sonata
2 5 (3.97%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.59%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.79%) Primavera
4 1 (0.79%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.79%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.90%) Office 365
2 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.79%) IaaS
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.97%) Internet
2 4 (3.17%) Firewall
3 3 (2.38%) LAN
3 3 (2.38%) NAS
3 3 (2.38%) SAN
3 3 (2.38%) WAN
4 2 (1.59%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.59%) Network Security
4 2 (1.59%) WLAN
5 1 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.79%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (0.79%) DHCP
5 1 (0.79%) DMZ
5 1 (0.79%) MRTG
5 1 (0.79%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.79%) VLAN
5 1 (0.79%) VPN
5 1 (0.79%) WAAS
5 1 (0.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.97%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.59%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.59%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.79%) Big Data
4 1 (0.79%) DataStage
4 1 (0.79%) IBM BigInsights
4 1 (0.79%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (0.79%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 14 (11.11%) StarTeam
2 5 (3.97%) JIRA
3 2 (1.59%) MSI
3 2 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.59%) TestDirector
3 2 (1.59%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.79%) Maven
General
1 39 (30.95%) Finance
2 11 (8.73%) Banking
3 4 (3.17%) Law
4 3 (2.38%) Legal
5 2 (1.59%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.59%) Local Government
5 2 (1.59%) Marketing
5 2 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.59%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.79%) French Language
6 1 (0.79%) Front Office
6 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.79%) Retail
6 1 (0.79%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 36 (28.57%) Analyst
2 23 (18.25%) Project Manager
3 15 (11.90%) Business Analyst
4 11 (8.73%) Change Manager
5 10 (7.94%) Consultant
6 9 (7.14%) Test Analyst
7 6 (4.76%) Business Manager
7 6 (4.76%) Change Analyst
8 5 (3.97%) Business Change Manager
8 5 (3.97%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (3.97%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
8 5 (3.97%) Senior Manager
8 5 (3.97%) Senior Project Manager
8 5 (3.97%) Senior Software Project Manager
8 5 (3.97%) Software Project Manager
8 5 (3.97%) Tester
9 4 (3.17%) Coordinator
9 4 (3.17%) IT Manager
9 4 (3.17%) Programme Manager
9 4 (3.17%) Project Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.38%) .NET
1 3 (2.38%) XML
2 2 (1.59%) XSD
3 1 (0.79%) Java EE
3 1 (0.79%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (11.11%) Clustering
3 9 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.56%) CMDB
4 7 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 7 (5.56%) Fintech
5 4 (3.17%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.38%) Credit Risk
6 3 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.38%) NHS
7 2 (1.59%) CESG
7 2 (1.59%) PDA
7 2 (1.59%) PMI
8 1 (0.79%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.79%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.79%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.79%) Robotics
8 1 (0.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (26.98%) Windows
2 28 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 17 (13.49%) Windows 7
5 17 (13.49%) Windows Server
6 16 (12.70%) Windows 10
7 14 (11.11%) AIX
8 2 (1.59%) Linux
8 2 (1.59%) Unix
9 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (19.05%) Project Management
2 23 (18.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (15.08%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (15.08%) Server Virtualisation
3 19 (15.08%) Software Testing
4 15 (11.90%) ITIL
4 15 (11.90%) PRINCE2
4 15 (11.90%) Service Management
5 14 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 14 (11.11%) Test Scripting
6 12 (9.52%) Smoke Testing
7 11 (8.73%) Problem Management
7 11 (8.73%) Wealth Management
8 8 (6.35%) Incident Management
8 8 (6.35%) Migration
8 8 (6.35%) Workflow
9 7 (5.56%) Release Management
9 7 (5.56%) Risk Management
9 7 (5.56%) Service Delivery
9 7 (5.56%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (20.63%) SQL
2 6 (4.76%) Java
3 5 (3.97%) PL/SQL
4 3 (2.38%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.59%) C
5 2 (1.59%) C#
6 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.79%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.79%) Perl
6 1 (0.79%) Python
6 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.79%) VB
6 1 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (12.70%) ISTQB
1 16 (12.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (11.90%) MCSE
2 15 (11.90%) Security Cleared
3 14 (11.11%) MCITP
3 14 (11.11%) MCSA
3 14 (11.11%) MCTS
4 11 (8.73%) SC Cleared
5 9 (7.14%) Degree
6 5 (3.97%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (3.17%) CCNA
7 4 (3.17%) CCNP
7 4 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.38%) PMI Certification
8 3 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.59%) APMP
10 1 (0.79%) MCP
10 1 (0.79%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.97%) Disclosure Scotland
1 5 (3.97%) PMO
2 3 (2.38%) MiFID
2 3 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.59%) Data Quality
System Software
1 25 (19.84%) Active Directory
2 17 (13.49%) Hyper-V
3 5 (3.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.38%) Terminal Server
4 3 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (1.59%) vSphere
6 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.79%) XenApp
6 1 (0.79%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
1 14 (11.11%) Netcool
2 2 (1.59%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.79%) Ansible
3 1 (0.79%) Control-M
3 1 (0.79%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (0.79%) MOM
3 1 (0.79%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.79%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.79%) Puppet
3 1 (0.79%) SCCM
3 1 (0.79%) Tivoli NetView
3 1 (0.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.79%) Unicenter
3 1 (0.79%) vRealize
Vendors
1 34 (26.98%) Microsoft
2 18 (14.29%) Citrix
3 14 (11.11%) Intel Security
3 14 (11.11%) Veritas
4 11 (8.73%) Cisco
5 7 (5.56%) BMC
5 7 (5.56%) Oracle
6 5 (3.97%) FNZ
6 5 (3.97%) Remedy
6 5 (3.97%) VMware
7 2 (1.59%) IBM
8 1 (0.79%) Charles River
8 1 (0.79%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.79%) F5
8 1 (0.79%) Peregrine
8 1 (0.79%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.79%) Unisys
8 1 (0.79%) Verint
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