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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Management
Rank 42 29 43
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +14
Contract jobs citing Change Management 143 157 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 4.88% 5.15% 3.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.85% 6.45% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 86 68
Median daily rate £330 £353 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.58% -4.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £278 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £450 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.10% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £29.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.89% -17.14%
Change Management
UK

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
2446 2435 2142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 83.40% 79.94% 78.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1407 1267 1182
Median daily rate £375 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 67 38
Median hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.95% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.05 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 24 June 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 24 June 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
Edinburgh -9 64 £400 +14.28% 7
Renfrewshire -20 32 £265 -24.28%
Glasgow -9 22 £325 -11.56% 3
Aberdeen - 10 - -
West Lothian +13 4 £383 -
Stirling - 3 £275 -
South Ayrshire - 1 £400 -
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Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 100 (38.91%) Finance
2 82 (31.91%) Microsoft
3 78 (30.35%) Windows
4 63 (24.51%) Security Cleared
5 56 (21.79%) SQL
5 56 (21.79%) ITIL
6 52 (20.23%) AIX
7 50 (19.46%) Project Management
8 47 (18.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 46 (17.90%) Active Directory
10 42 (16.34%) SC Cleared
10 42 (16.34%) Analytical Skills
11 41 (15.95%) Citrix
11 41 (15.95%) Unix
11 41 (15.95%) Windows XP
12 40 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
12 40 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
12 40 (15.56%) Windows 7
12 40 (15.56%) Banking
13 39 (15.18%) Test Scripting
13 39 (15.18%) Veritas
13 39 (15.18%) Linux
14 38 (14.79%) MCSE
14 38 (14.79%) Software Testing
15 37 (14.40%) Hyper-V
16 36 (14.01%) MCSA
16 36 (14.01%) Stakeholder Management
16 36 (14.01%) VMware
17 35 (13.62%) MCTS
17 35 (13.62%) ISTQB

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 19 (7.39%) SharePoint
2 13 (5.06%) JBoss
3 11 (4.28%) WebSphere
4 9 (3.50%) CMS
5 8 (3.11%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (2.33%) GlassFish
6 6 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (1.95%) MQSeries
8 4 (1.56%) Apache
8 4 (1.56%) AquaLogic
8 4 (1.56%) Oracle Application Server
8 4 (1.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 4 (1.56%) Tuxedo
8 4 (1.56%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.56%) WebLogic Portal
9 3 (1.17%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.78%) Confluence
10 2 (0.78%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.78%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.39%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 30 (11.67%) MS Office
2 21 (8.17%) MS Excel
3 12 (4.67%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.56%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (3.89%) Oracle Assets
1 10 (3.89%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.56%) OpenText MBPM
2 4 (1.56%) Teamcenter
3 2 (0.78%) Cognos Controller
3 2 (0.78%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (0.78%) Summit
4 1 (0.39%) Eikon
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.39%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.50%) Office 365
2 4 (1.56%) Lucidchart
3 2 (0.78%) Trello
4 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (9.73%) SAN
2 8 (3.11%) Firewall
3 5 (1.95%) SSL
4 4 (1.56%) Ethernet
4 4 (1.56%) LAN
4 4 (1.56%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.56%) WAN
5 3 (1.17%) ATM
5 3 (1.17%) Internet
5 3 (1.17%) Intranet
5 3 (1.17%) OSPF
6 2 (0.78%) BGP
6 2 (0.78%) DHCP
6 2 (0.78%) DNS
6 2 (0.78%) EIGRP
6 2 (0.78%) FTP
6 2 (0.78%) MPLS
6 2 (0.78%) MRTG
6 2 (0.78%) WAAS
6 2 (0.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.72%) DB2
2 5 (1.95%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.78%) RDBMS
3 2 (0.78%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.78%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.39%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 31 (12.06%) HP UFT
2 30 (11.67%) TestDirector
2 30 (11.67%) WinRunner
3 8 (3.11%) JIRA
4 5 (1.95%) MSI
4 5 (1.95%) StarTeam
5 4 (1.56%) Axure RP
5 4 (1.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 4 (1.56%) Build Forge
5 4 (1.56%) Introscope
6 2 (0.78%) Ant
6 2 (0.78%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.78%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.78%) Maven
6 2 (0.78%) Subversion
6 2 (0.78%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.39%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.39%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.39%) Selenium
General
1 100 (38.91%) Finance
2 40 (15.56%) Banking
3 15 (5.84%) Billing
4 7 (2.72%) Retail
5 5 (1.95%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.95%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.56%) Front Office
6 4 (1.56%) Law
6 4 (1.56%) Marketing
6 4 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.78%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.39%) Legal
8 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 82 (31.91%) Analyst
2 32 (12.45%) Project Manager
3 31 (12.06%) Test Analyst
4 29 (11.28%) Business Analyst
5 23 (8.95%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 22 (8.56%) Consultant
6 22 (8.56%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
7 20 (7.78%) Administrator
8 18 (7.00%) Change Manager
9 10 (3.89%) Functional Consultant
9 10 (3.89%) IT Manager
9 10 (3.89%) Oracle Consultant
9 10 (3.89%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 10 (3.89%) Unix Administrator
10 9 (3.50%) Storage Engineer
11 7 (2.72%) Developer
11 7 (2.72%) Digital Analyst
11 7 (2.72%) Digital Business Analyst
11 7 (2.72%) Service Analyst
12 6 (2.33%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.11%) Middleware
2 6 (2.33%) XML
3 5 (1.95%) HTML
3 5 (1.95%) IBM Integration Bus
3 5 (1.95%) WinForms
3 5 (1.95%) WPF
3 5 (1.95%) XSD
4 4 (1.56%) Hibernate
4 4 (1.56%) J2EE
4 4 (1.56%) Java EE
4 4 (1.56%) Struts
5 2 (0.78%) .NET
6 1 (0.39%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.39%) CSS
6 1 (0.39%) DHTML
6 1 (0.39%) DOM
6 1 (0.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 42 (16.34%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (12.84%) Clustering
3 26 (10.12%) PDA
4 17 (6.61%) Data Centre
4 17 (6.61%) Management Information System
5 13 (5.06%) Computer Science
6 9 (3.50%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (3.50%) User Experience
7 7 (2.72%) CMDB
8 6 (2.33%) PMI
9 5 (1.95%) Mainframe
10 3 (1.17%) iSeries
11 2 (0.78%) AS400
11 2 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.78%) Mobile Banking
11 2 (0.78%) NHS
11 2 (0.78%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.78%) Replication
11 2 (0.78%) Statistics
12 1 (0.39%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 78 (30.35%) Windows
2 52 (20.23%) AIX
3 47 (18.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 41 (15.95%) Unix
4 41 (15.95%) Windows XP
5 40 (15.56%) Windows 7
5 40 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 39 (15.18%) Linux
7 20 (7.78%) Solaris
8 16 (6.23%) Windows Server
9 13 (5.06%) HPUX
9 13 (5.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (3.11%) Windows 10
11 7 (2.72%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (2.33%) Windows 8
13 4 (1.56%) OS/390
14 3 (1.17%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (21.79%) ITIL
2 50 (19.46%) Project Management
3 39 (15.18%) Test Scripting
4 38 (14.79%) Software Testing
5 36 (14.01%) Stakeholder Management
6 33 (12.84%) Business Analysis
7 31 (12.06%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (12.06%) Test Automation
8 26 (10.12%) Process Improvement
9 25 (9.73%) Change Control
9 25 (9.73%) Migration
9 25 (9.73%) Risk Management
9 25 (9.73%) User Acceptance Testing
10 23 (8.95%) Mentoring
11 22 (8.56%) SDLC
12 21 (8.17%) PRINCE2
12 21 (8.17%) Service Delivery
13 18 (7.00%) Release Management
13 18 (7.00%) Service Management
14 17 (6.61%) Business Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 56 (21.79%) SQL
2 11 (4.28%) Java
3 9 (3.50%) Perl
4 8 (3.11%) Python
5 7 (2.72%) C
5 7 (2.72%) VBScript
6 6 (2.33%) C++
6 6 (2.33%) PowerShell
7 5 (1.95%) C#
7 5 (1.95%) JavaScript
7 5 (1.95%) RPG
7 5 (1.95%) RPG IV
8 4 (1.56%) PHP
9 2 (0.78%) COBOL
9 2 (0.78%) PL/1
9 2 (0.78%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.39%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 63 (24.51%) Security Cleared
2 42 (16.34%) SC Cleared
3 40 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 38 (14.79%) MCSE
5 36 (14.01%) MCSA
6 35 (13.62%) ISTQB
6 35 (13.62%) MCTS
7 33 (12.84%) MCITP
8 23 (8.95%) Degree
9 13 (5.06%) PMI Certification
10 12 (4.67%) PMP
11 9 (3.50%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (1.56%) ISEB
13 3 (1.17%) BPSS Clearance
13 3 (1.17%) CISSP
13 3 (1.17%) MBA
13 3 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 2 (0.78%) CISA
14 2 (0.78%) MCP
14 2 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.23%) SLA
2 12 (4.67%) QA
3 6 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.78%) COBIT
4 2 (0.78%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.39%) Solvency II
System Software
1 46 (17.90%) Active Directory
2 37 (14.40%) Hyper-V
3 28 (10.89%) VMware ESX
4 18 (7.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (2.33%) SRDF
5 6 (2.33%) XenApp
6 4 (1.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (1.17%) RACF
8 1 (0.39%) Firmware
8 1 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 33 (12.84%) McAfee ePO
1 33 (12.84%) Netcool
2 31 (12.06%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (2.72%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (2.33%) NetBackup
5 5 (1.95%) Tivoli
6 4 (1.56%) BladeLogic
6 4 (1.56%) CA Wily
7 3 (1.17%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (0.78%) MAINVIEW
8 2 (0.78%) Puppet
8 2 (0.78%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 82 (31.91%) Microsoft
2 41 (15.95%) Citrix
3 39 (15.18%) Veritas
4 36 (14.01%) VMware
5 33 (12.84%) Intel Security
6 30 (11.67%) Oracle
7 21 (8.17%) HP
8 13 (5.06%) IBM
9 11 (4.28%) Red Hat
10 8 (3.11%) ServiceNow
10 8 (3.11%) Sitecore
11 6 (2.33%) Cisco
12 4 (1.56%) Axway
12 4 (1.56%) CA
12 4 (1.56%) Fujitsu
12 4 (1.56%) Sun
13 3 (1.17%) SAP
13 3 (1.17%) Siemens
14 2 (0.78%) Cognos
14 2 (0.78%) Hyperion
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