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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management 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 Management
Rank 27 38 31
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Contract jobs citing Change Management 160 123 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 4.88% 4.49% 4.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.15% 5.72% 5.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 51 48
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£356 £379 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% -4.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £46.70 £165.00 £5.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.69% +3200.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.12 £20.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+25.60% -14.89%
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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 Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Change Management across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Management 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 +25 74 £380 -4.04% 8
Glasgow +3 40 £388 +12.72% 3
Renfrewshire +11 16 £330 -13.89%
Inverclyde -5 8 £250 -40.47%
Aberdeen -3 3 - -
West Lothian - 2 £300 - 1
Highlands 0 1 - -
Clackmannanshire - 1 - -
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Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Change Management 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 Management.

1 121 (40.20%) Finance
2 69 (22.92%) ITIL
3 52 (17.28%) Project Management
3 52 (17.28%) Banking
4 49 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 48 (15.95%) Security Cleared
6 42 (13.95%) Windows
7 37 (12.29%) Microsoft
8 33 (10.96%) Service Delivery
9 31 (10.30%) Service Management
10 30 (9.97%) VMware
11 28 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
11 28 (9.30%) PRINCE2
11 28 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
11 28 (9.30%) User Acceptance Testing
12 27 (8.97%) MS Office
13 26 (8.64%) Configuration Management
14 25 (8.31%) Migration
15 24 (7.97%) Enterprise Software
16 23 (7.64%) SC Cleared
17 22 (7.31%) Business Analysis
17 22 (7.31%) MS Excel
18 21 (6.98%) Retail
19 20 (6.64%) SharePoint
19 20 (6.64%) Software Testing
19 20 (6.64%) Incident Management
19 20 (6.64%) Release Management
19 20 (6.64%) Change Control
20 19 (6.31%) XML
20 19 (6.31%) Red Hat

Change Management
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 Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (6.64%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.99%) JBoss
3 9 (2.99%) IBM Notes
4 6 (1.99%) CICS
4 6 (1.99%) MS Project Server
5 3 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.66%) IIS
6 2 (0.66%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (0.66%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.33%) JRun
7 1 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (8.97%) MS Office
2 22 (7.31%) MS Excel
3 17 (5.65%) MS Project
4 8 (2.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Teamcenter
1 2 (0.66%) Summit
2 1 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.98%) SAN
2 10 (3.32%) Firewall
3 4 (1.33%) BIG-IP
3 4 (1.33%) Broadband
3 4 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (1.33%) NAS
4 3 (1.00%) Internet
5 2 (0.66%) Intranet
5 2 (0.66%) Wireless
5 2 (0.66%) LAN
5 2 (0.66%) WAN
5 2 (0.66%) FTP
5 2 (0.66%) DNS
6 1 (0.33%) SSL
6 1 (0.33%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.33%) DHCP
6 1 (0.33%) Network Security
6 1 (0.33%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.33%) X.500
6 1 (0.33%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.32%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.00%) DB2
3 3 (1.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.66%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.66%) MSDE
5 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.33%) QlikView
5 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (0.33%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.33%) MS Access
5 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (4.98%) MSI
2 5 (1.66%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.33%) HP UFT
3 4 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.00%) ClearQuest
4 3 (1.00%) ClearCase
4 3 (1.00%) WinRunner
4 3 (1.00%) TestDirector
5 2 (0.66%) Gradle
5 2 (0.66%) Ant
5 2 (0.66%) Maven
6 1 (0.33%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.33%) AdminStudio
General
1 121 (40.20%) Finance
2 52 (17.28%) Banking
3 21 (6.98%) Retail
4 16 (5.32%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.32%) Retail Banking
6 5 (1.66%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.66%) Law
7 3 (1.00%) Local Government
8 2 (0.66%) Legal
8 2 (0.66%) Billing
9 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 82 (27.24%) Analyst
2 41 (13.62%) Business Analyst
3 40 (13.29%) Project Manager
4 31 (10.30%) Administrator
5 26 (8.64%) Change Manager
6 17 (5.65%) Change Analyst
7 16 (5.32%) Coordinator
8 15 (4.98%) Systems Analyst
9 14 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
9 14 (4.65%) Business Systems Analyst
9 14 (4.65%) PMO Analyst
10 12 (3.99%) Programme Manager
11 11 (3.65%) Developer
11 11 (3.65%) Technical Analyst
12 9 (2.99%) Applications Support
13 7 (2.33%) Software Engineer
13 7 (2.33%) Software Development Engineer
13 7 (2.33%) Technical Business Analyst
13 7 (2.33%) Development Engineer
14 6 (1.99%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.31%) XML
2 14 (4.65%) XSD
2 14 (4.65%) WinForms
2 14 (4.65%) WPF
3 6 (1.99%) .NET
4 4 (1.33%) Middleware
4 4 (1.33%) AngularJS
5 3 (1.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.00%) HTML
5 3 (1.00%) CSS
6 2 (0.66%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.66%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.33%) Spring
7 1 (0.33%) ISPF
7 1 (0.33%) ISAPI
7 1 (0.33%) COM+
7 1 (0.33%) CPAN
7 1 (0.33%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.33%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.97%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (4.98%) Management Information System
3 14 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.65%) Data Centre
4 12 (3.99%) Mainframe
5 7 (2.33%) IBM Mainframe
6 5 (1.66%) Clustering
7 4 (1.33%) PMI
7 4 (1.33%) CMDB
8 3 (1.00%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.00%) NHS
8 3 (1.00%) PDA
9 2 (0.66%) Statistics
9 2 (0.66%) Taxonomies
9 2 (0.66%) Physics
9 2 (0.66%) RMADS
9 2 (0.66%) iSeries
9 2 (0.66%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.66%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 42 (13.95%) Windows
2 28 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (5.98%) Linux
4 15 (4.98%) UNIX
5 13 (4.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (3.65%) AIX
7 10 (3.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (2.66%) zOS
8 8 (2.66%) Solaris
9 7 (2.33%) HPUX
10 4 (1.33%) Windows XP
10 4 (1.33%) Android
10 4 (1.33%) Windows 7
10 4 (1.33%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.00%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.66%) OS/2
13 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (22.92%) ITIL
2 52 (17.28%) Project Management
3 49 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
4 33 (10.96%) Service Delivery
5 31 (10.30%) Service Management
6 28 (9.30%) PRINCE2
6 28 (9.30%) User Acceptance Testing
7 26 (8.64%) Configuration Management
8 25 (8.31%) Migration
9 22 (7.31%) Business Analysis
10 20 (6.64%) Software Testing
10 20 (6.64%) Incident Management
10 20 (6.64%) Release Management
10 20 (6.64%) Change Control
11 18 (5.98%) Risk Management
12 17 (5.65%) Performance Management
13 16 (5.32%) Unit Testing
14 14 (4.65%) Problem Management
15 13 (4.32%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (4.32%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (5.65%) SQL
2 15 (4.98%) C#
2 15 (4.98%) PowerShell
3 14 (4.65%) VBScript
4 13 (4.32%) REXX
4 13 (4.32%) Java
5 9 (2.99%) Tcl
6 8 (2.66%) Python
6 8 (2.66%) Perl
7 7 (2.33%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.66%) JCL
9 4 (1.33%) C
9 4 (1.33%) COBOL
10 3 (1.00%) CLIST
11 2 (0.66%) C++
11 2 (0.66%) VB
12 1 (0.33%) VBA
12 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.33%) RPG
12 1 (0.33%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 48 (15.95%) Security Cleared
2 23 (7.64%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.99%) Degree
4 8 (2.66%) ISEB
5 7 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.99%) PMP
6 6 (1.99%) PMI Certification
6 6 (1.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (1.66%) MCTS
7 5 (1.66%) MCSE
8 4 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.33%) ISTQB
9 3 (1.00%) MCITP
9 3 (1.00%) MCSA
10 2 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.66%) CISA
11 1 (0.33%) QiCA
11 1 (0.33%) MBA
11 1 (0.33%) MCSD
11 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.98%) QA
2 8 (2.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (2.66%) SLA
3 7 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.00%) BS7799
5 1 (0.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.33%) GAMP
5 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 28 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (3.65%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.33%) RACF
3 4 (1.33%) VMware ESX
3 4 (1.33%) SRDF
3 4 (1.33%) vSphere
3 4 (1.33%) vCloud
4 3 (1.00%) Terminal Server
4 3 (1.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.33%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 9 (2.99%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 8 (2.66%) WMI
3 6 (1.99%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (1.99%) Puppet
3 6 (1.99%) Red Hat Satellite
4 4 (1.33%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (1.33%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.66%) Netcool
6 1 (0.33%) Control-M
6 1 (0.33%) SCCM
6 1 (0.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (12.29%) Microsoft
2 30 (9.97%) VMware
3 19 (6.31%) Red Hat
4 17 (5.65%) HP
5 16 (5.32%) EMC
5 16 (5.32%) Oracle
5 16 (5.32%) Cisco
6 12 (3.99%) Remedy
7 11 (3.65%) IBM
8 10 (3.32%) Lotus
9 9 (2.99%) CA
10 8 (2.66%) BMC
11 7 (2.33%) Citrix
12 6 (1.99%) Veritas
13 5 (1.66%) Brocade
14 4 (1.33%) Fortinet
14 4 (1.33%) Kofax
14 4 (1.33%) Veeam
14 4 (1.33%) Imperva
14 4 (1.33%) F5
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