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 4 December 2016 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Management
Rank 56 25 48
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +23
Contract jobs citing Change Management 64 160 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.24% 5.55% 3.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.03% 7.00% 4.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 84 59
Median daily rate £310 £315 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.58% -16.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £193 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £439 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £20.63 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+64.84% -17.50%
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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
1589 2287 2198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 80.41% 79.33% 77.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 940 1202 1231
Median daily rate £375 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 40 24
Median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.35 £16.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 4 December 2016.

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 4 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Renfrewshire -18 18 £275 -11.29%
Glasgow -12 17 £350 +4.86% 1
Edinburgh -24 16 £360 +7.94% 1
Fife - 4 £306 - 2
Dundee -2 3 £363 +245.23%
Stirling - 2 - -
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £375 -
Scottish Borders 0 1 £385 - 1
Aberdeen -12 1 - -
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Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 44 (29.14%) Windows
2 40 (26.49%) Finance
3 39 (25.83%) Microsoft
3 39 (25.83%) Active Directory
4 37 (24.50%) MS Office
5 36 (23.84%) Project Management
6 35 (23.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 33 (21.85%) SQL
7 33 (21.85%) Windows XP
8 31 (20.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 31 (20.53%) Software Testing
9 29 (19.21%) SharePoint
9 29 (19.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 28 (18.54%) Office 365
10 28 (18.54%) Hyper-V
10 28 (18.54%) Windows 7
10 28 (18.54%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (17.88%) Stakeholder Management
11 27 (17.88%) Windows 10
12 26 (17.22%) Server Virtualisation
12 26 (17.22%) ISTQB
12 26 (17.22%) PRINCE2
13 25 (16.56%) Microsoft Certification
14 24 (15.89%) MCSE
14 24 (15.89%) AIX
14 24 (15.89%) Security Cleared
15 23 (15.23%) MCSA
15 23 (15.23%) Citrix
16 22 (14.57%) Veritas
16 22 (14.57%) Netcool

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 29 (19.21%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.99%) GlassFish
2 3 (1.99%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.32%) Confluence
3 2 (1.32%) JBoss
4 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.66%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.66%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.66%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 37 (24.50%) MS Office
2 13 (8.61%) MS Excel
3 7 (4.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.99%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.66%) MS Project
5 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.31%) Sonata
2 4 (2.65%) Teamcenter
3 3 (1.99%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (1.32%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.66%) Primavera
5 1 (0.66%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 28 (18.54%) Office 365
2 3 (1.99%) SaaS
3 2 (1.32%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.97%) Internet
2 5 (3.31%) Intranet
2 5 (3.31%) LAN
2 5 (3.31%) WAN
3 4 (2.65%) Firewall
4 3 (1.99%) BGP
4 3 (1.99%) Cisco Wireless
4 3 (1.99%) DHCP
4 3 (1.99%) DNS
4 3 (1.99%) EIGRP
4 3 (1.99%) MPLS
4 3 (1.99%) MRTG
4 3 (1.99%) OSPF
4 3 (1.99%) Spanning Tree
4 3 (1.99%) VLAN
4 3 (1.99%) WAAS
4 3 (1.99%) Wireless
5 2 (1.32%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.32%) SAN
5 2 (1.32%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.99%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.32%) RDBMS
2 2 (1.32%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.66%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.66%) DB2
3 1 (0.66%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 21 (13.91%) StarTeam
2 7 (4.64%) JIRA
3 3 (1.99%) TestDirector
4 2 (1.32%) MSI
4 2 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.32%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.66%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.66%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.66%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.66%) WinRunner
General
1 40 (26.49%) Finance
2 16 (10.60%) Banking
3 5 (3.31%) Law
4 4 (2.65%) Retail
5 3 (1.99%) Marketing
6 2 (1.32%) Front Office
6 2 (1.32%) Local Government
6 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.66%) Legal
7 1 (0.66%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (25.17%) Analyst
2 34 (22.52%) Project Manager
3 18 (11.92%) Test Analyst
4 13 (8.61%) Change Manager
4 13 (8.61%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 12 (7.95%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
6 11 (7.28%) Administrator
7 9 (5.96%) Consultant
8 7 (4.64%) Senior Manager
9 6 (3.97%) Business Analyst
9 6 (3.97%) Senior Project Manager
10 5 (3.31%) Change Analyst
10 5 (3.31%) Intranet Manager
10 5 (3.31%) Intranet Project Manager
10 5 (3.31%) Programme Manager
10 5 (3.31%) Senior Service Manager
10 5 (3.31%) Senior Software Project Manager
10 5 (3.31%) Software Project Manager
10 5 (3.31%) Tester
11 4 (2.65%) Change Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.65%) XML
2 3 (1.99%) Middleware
3 2 (1.32%) .NET
3 2 (1.32%) XSD
4 1 (0.66%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.57%) Clustering
2 21 (13.91%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (9.27%) Management Information System
4 11 (7.28%) Data Centre
5 7 (4.64%) CMDB
6 5 (3.31%) NHS
7 4 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.99%) Economics
8 3 (1.99%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (1.99%) PDA
9 1 (0.66%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.66%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.66%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.66%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.66%) Replication
9 1 (0.66%) Tandem
9 1 (0.66%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 44 (29.14%) Windows
2 35 (23.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (21.85%) Windows XP
4 31 (20.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (19.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (18.54%) Windows 7
7 27 (17.88%) Windows 10
8 24 (15.89%) AIX
9 14 (9.27%) Windows Server
10 7 (4.64%) Linux
11 2 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (23.84%) Project Management
2 31 (20.53%) Software Testing
3 28 (18.54%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (17.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (17.22%) PRINCE2
5 26 (17.22%) Server Virtualisation
6 22 (14.57%) Test Scripting
7 19 (12.58%) Smoke Testing
8 17 (11.26%) ITIL
9 16 (10.60%) Service Management
10 14 (9.27%) Migration
11 13 (8.61%) Scrum
12 11 (7.28%) Business Analysis
13 9 (5.96%) Configuration Management
13 9 (5.96%) Incident Management
13 9 (5.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 7 (4.64%) Programme Management
14 7 (4.64%) Release Management
15 6 (3.97%) Supplier Management
15 6 (3.97%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 33 (21.85%) SQL
2 5 (3.31%) Java
2 5 (3.31%) PL/SQL
3 4 (2.65%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.99%) C
5 2 (1.32%) C#
6 1 (0.66%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.66%) Tcl
6 1 (0.66%) VBA
6 1 (0.66%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (17.22%) ISTQB
2 25 (16.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (15.89%) MCSE
3 24 (15.89%) Security Cleared
4 23 (15.23%) MCSA
5 22 (14.57%) MCITP
5 22 (14.57%) MCTS
6 17 (11.26%) SC Cleared
7 8 (5.30%) Degree
7 8 (5.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 7 (4.64%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (3.31%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (3.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (1.99%) CCNA
10 3 (1.99%) CCNP
10 3 (1.99%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (1.32%) PMP
12 1 (0.66%) MCAD
12 1 (0.66%) MCP
12 1 (0.66%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.30%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.66%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.66%) P3O
3 1 (0.66%) QA
3 1 (0.66%) SLA
3 1 (0.66%) Solvency II
System Software
1 39 (25.83%) Active Directory
2 28 (18.54%) Hyper-V
3 6 (3.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.99%) vSphere
5 2 (1.32%) vCloud
6 1 (0.66%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.66%) XenApp
6 1 (0.66%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (14.57%) McAfee ePO
1 22 (14.57%) Netcool
2 5 (3.31%) TeamSite
3 2 (1.32%) Hyperic
3 2 (1.32%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.66%) SCCM
4 1 (0.66%) vRealize
Vendors
1 39 (25.83%) Microsoft
2 23 (15.23%) Citrix
3 22 (14.57%) Intel Security
3 22 (14.57%) Veritas
4 11 (7.28%) Cisco
5 9 (5.96%) Oracle
6 6 (3.97%) VMware
7 5 (3.31%) FNZ
7 5 (3.31%) Remedy
7 5 (3.31%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.99%) BMC
8 3 (1.99%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.99%) IBM
8 3 (1.99%) SAP
9 2 (1.32%) Brocade
9 2 (1.32%) NCR
9 2 (1.32%) TOWER Software
9 2 (1.32%) Wincor Nixdorf
10 1 (0.66%) Actimize
10 1 (0.66%) Peregrine
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