The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 43 47 27
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -20
Contract jobs citing Change Management 109 77 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 4.00% 3.26% 4.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.57% 4.60% 6.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 51 71
Average daily rate £351 £310 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.48% -1.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £31.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-36.00% +115.51%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1958 1674 1866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 71.88% 70.96% 66.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1031 867 982
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 67
Average hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +110.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £10.00 £9.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £60.00 £33.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Change Management
UK

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -7 41 £398 +22.46% 8
Glasgow +2 27 £340 +24.54% 4
Aberdeen +4 4 £350 - 3
North Lanarkshire - 4 - -
West Lothian -3 1 £308 -24.53%
Inverclyde - - - - 1
Stirling - - - -
Lanarkshire - - - -
Change Management
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Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 65 (32.18%) Finance
2 60 (29.70%) Project Management
3 43 (21.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 37 (18.32%) Oracle
5 36 (17.82%) Microsoft
6 35 (17.33%) Windows
7 34 (16.83%) Security Cleared
8 28 (13.86%) ITIL
9 27 (13.37%) Banking
10 24 (11.88%) MS Excel
11 23 (11.39%) SQL
11 23 (11.39%) SC Cleared
12 19 (9.41%) Unit Testing
13 17 (8.42%) SLA
13 17 (8.42%) SQL Server
13 17 (8.42%) Performance Management
13 17 (8.42%) Degree
14 16 (7.92%) .NET
15 15 (7.43%) Service Delivery
15 15 (7.43%) Windows Server 2003
16 14 (6.93%) HP
16 14 (6.93%) VBScript
16 14 (6.93%) PRINCE2
16 14 (6.93%) UNIX
16 14 (6.93%) Windows Server 2008
17 13 (6.44%) MS Office
17 13 (6.44%) VMware
18 12 (5.94%) C#
18 12 (5.94%) Data Warehouse
18 12 (5.94%) Change Control

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 11 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.48%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (1.98%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (1.98%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.99%) IIS
5 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.50%) CICS
5 1 (0.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 24 (11.88%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.44%) MS Office
3 7 (3.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (3.47%) MS Project
4 5 (2.48%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (1.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.96%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (3.96%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (3.47%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (2.48%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (1.98%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (1.49%) assyst
5 3 (1.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.99%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.50%) Agresso
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.45%) SAN
2 3 (1.49%) Internet
3 2 (0.99%) DNS
3 2 (0.99%) WAN
3 2 (0.99%) HTTP
3 2 (0.99%) NAS
4 1 (0.50%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.50%) HSRP
4 1 (0.50%) BGP
4 1 (0.50%) Intranet
4 1 (0.50%) IPv4
4 1 (0.50%) IPv6
4 1 (0.50%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.50%) VPN
4 1 (0.50%) DHCP
4 1 (0.50%) VoIP
4 1 (0.50%) Firewall
4 1 (0.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.42%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.94%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (5.45%) Oracle Database
4 9 (4.46%) Relational Database
4 9 (4.46%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.98%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.49%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (1.49%) SAP BI
7 3 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.49%) Informix
7 3 (1.49%) MS Access
8 2 (0.99%) MySQL
8 2 (0.99%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.99%) MarkLogic
8 2 (0.99%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.50%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 5 (2.48%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.98%) Subversion
2 4 (1.98%) TestDirector
3 3 (1.49%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (1.49%) WinRunner
3 3 (1.49%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.99%) Ant
4 2 (0.99%) Maven
4 2 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.50%) Gradle
5 1 (0.50%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.50%) Eclipse
General
1 65 (32.18%) Finance
2 27 (13.37%) Banking
3 10 (4.95%) Retail
4 6 (2.97%) Legal
4 6 (2.97%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.48%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.49%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.49%) Local Government
7 2 (0.99%) Publishing
7 2 (0.99%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.99%) Marketing
7 2 (0.99%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.50%) Billing
8 1 (0.50%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.50%) Front Office
8 1 (0.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 50 (24.75%) Project Manager
2 47 (23.27%) Analyst
3 19 (9.41%) Business Analyst
4 16 (7.92%) Developer
5 12 (5.94%) Consultant
6 11 (5.45%) Administrator
7 9 (4.46%) Change Analyst
8 8 (3.96%) Applications Developer
8 8 (3.96%) Coordinator
9 7 (3.47%) Senior Manager
10 6 (2.97%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (2.97%) Architect
10 6 (2.97%) Senior Project Manager
10 6 (2.97%) PMO Analyst
11 5 (2.48%) PMO Manager
11 5 (2.48%) Oracle Consultant
11 5 (2.48%) Change Manager
11 5 (2.48%) Test Analyst
12 4 (1.98%) Functional Consultant
12 4 (1.98%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.92%) .NET
2 9 (4.46%) XML
3 6 (2.97%) Web Services
4 4 (1.98%) J2EE
5 3 (1.49%) SAP PI
5 3 (1.49%) Middleware
5 3 (1.49%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.49%) HTML
6 2 (0.99%) CSS
6 2 (0.99%) XHTML
6 2 (0.99%) Ajax
6 2 (0.99%) WCF
7 1 (0.50%) Visualforce
7 1 (0.50%) WF
7 1 (0.50%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.50%) Spring
7 1 (0.50%) JSF
7 1 (0.50%) Tapestry
7 1 (0.50%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.50%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.95%) Management Information System
1 10 (4.95%) Computer Science
2 5 (2.48%) PDA
3 4 (1.98%) Clustering
4 3 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (1.49%) Mainframe
5 2 (0.99%) CLARiiON
5 2 (0.99%) Symmetrix
5 2 (0.99%) Economics
5 2 (0.99%) Celerra
6 1 (0.50%) Physics
6 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.50%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.50%) PMI
6 1 (0.50%) Tandem
6 1 (0.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 35 (17.33%) Windows
2 15 (7.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (6.93%) UNIX
3 14 (6.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (4.95%) Windows 7
5 8 (3.96%) Linux
5 8 (3.96%) Windows XP
6 4 (1.98%) AIX
6 4 (1.98%) Solaris
7 1 (0.50%) Android
7 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.50%) zOS
7 1 (0.50%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (29.70%) Project Management
2 43 (21.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (13.86%) ITIL
4 19 (9.41%) Unit Testing
5 17 (8.42%) Performance Management
6 15 (7.43%) Service Delivery
7 14 (6.93%) PRINCE2
8 12 (5.94%) Change Control
9 11 (5.45%) Test Scripting
9 11 (5.45%) Data Management
9 11 (5.45%) Migration
10 10 (4.95%) Programme Management
10 10 (4.95%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (4.46%) Resource Management
11 9 (4.46%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (4.46%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (4.46%) Configuration Management
11 9 (4.46%) Workflow
12 8 (3.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 8 (3.96%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (11.39%) SQL
2 14 (6.93%) VBScript
3 12 (5.94%) C#
4 9 (4.46%) PowerShell
4 9 (4.46%) VB
5 8 (3.96%) Java
5 8 (3.96%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.48%) Perl
6 5 (2.48%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.98%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.98%) Korn
7 4 (1.98%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.49%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.49%) C
9 2 (0.99%) C++
9 2 (0.99%) VBA
9 2 (0.99%) XQuery
10 1 (0.50%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.50%) Python
10 1 (0.50%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 34 (16.83%) Security Cleared
2 23 (11.39%) SC Cleared
3 17 (8.42%) Degree
4 10 (4.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (3.47%) MCSD
6 5 (2.48%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.49%) MCITP
8 3 (1.49%) MCTS
8 3 (1.49%) MCSE
8 3 (1.49%) MCSA
9 2 (0.99%) ISEB
9 2 (0.99%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.99%) APMP
10 1 (0.50%) CIPD
10 1 (0.50%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.50%) PMP
10 1 (0.50%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.42%) SLA
2 8 (3.96%) QA
3 5 (2.48%) COBIT
4 2 (0.99%) FATCA
5 1 (0.50%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.50%) Basel III
5 1 (0.50%) Solvency II
System Software
1 8 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.97%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (1.49%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.49%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.97%) NetBackup
1 6 (2.97%) Legato
1 6 (2.97%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (2.48%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (2.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (2.48%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (1.98%) Tivoli
3 4 (1.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (1.98%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (1.98%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (1.49%) Netcool
5 2 (0.99%) Ionix
5 2 (0.99%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (0.50%) SCCM
6 1 (0.50%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 37 (18.32%) Oracle
2 36 (17.82%) Microsoft
3 14 (6.93%) HP
4 13 (6.44%) VMware
5 9 (4.46%) Veritas
6 7 (3.47%) NetApp
6 7 (3.47%) Remedy
6 7 (3.47%) Citrix
6 7 (3.47%) Cognos
7 6 (2.97%) EMC
7 6 (2.97%) Sun
8 5 (2.48%) IBM
8 5 (2.48%) Business Objects
8 5 (2.48%) SAP
9 4 (1.98%) CA
9 4 (1.98%) McAfee
9 4 (1.98%) Symantec
9 4 (1.98%) Northgate
10 3 (1.49%) ClickSoftware Technologies
10 3 (1.49%) Serena
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