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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Change Management
Rank 37 27 38
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Contract jobs citing Change Management 120 169 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 4.85% 5.28% 4.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.83% 6.48% 5.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 89 69
Median daily rate £325 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £46.70 £96.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -51.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £23.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -20.83%
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
2057 2607 2196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 83.11% 81.47% 79.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1220 1321 1158
Median daily rate £360 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 61 36
Median hourly rate £39.50 £30.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.50% +27.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £12.35 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £46.70 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -18 55 £350 -1.68% 14
Glasgow -1 24 £298 -11.85% 3
Renfrewshire -11 18 £274 -16.96%
Aberdeen +12 9 - -
Stirling - 4 £275 -
South Ayrshire - 2 £400 -
West Lothian +10 1 £370 +23.33%
Inverclyde -1 1 £400 +23.07%
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Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 99 (38.98%) Finance
2 79 (31.10%) Microsoft
3 76 (29.92%) Windows
4 57 (22.44%) Security Cleared
5 54 (21.26%) ITIL
6 52 (20.47%) Project Management
7 51 (20.08%) SQL
8 47 (18.50%) AIX
9 45 (17.72%) Active Directory
10 43 (16.93%) Windows Server 2003
11 40 (15.75%) Linux
11 40 (15.75%) SC Cleared
12 39 (15.35%) Windows XP
12 39 (15.35%) MS Office
13 38 (14.96%) Unix
13 38 (14.96%) Agile Software Development
14 37 (14.57%) Banking
15 36 (14.17%) Software Testing
15 36 (14.17%) Windows Server 2008
15 36 (14.17%) Windows 7
15 36 (14.17%) Citrix
16 35 (13.78%) Microsoft Certification
16 35 (13.78%) Oracle
16 35 (13.78%) Hyper-V
16 35 (13.78%) Business Analysis
16 35 (13.78%) Analytical Skills
17 34 (13.39%) Veritas
17 34 (13.39%) Stakeholder Management
18 33 (12.99%) MCSE
19 32 (12.60%) VMware

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 22 (8.66%) SharePoint
2 15 (5.91%) JBoss
3 11 (4.33%) WebSphere
4 9 (3.54%) CMS
5 8 (3.15%) GlassFish
5 8 (3.15%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (2.36%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (1.97%) MQSeries
8 4 (1.57%) Apache
8 4 (1.57%) AquaLogic
8 4 (1.57%) Oracle Application Server
8 4 (1.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 4 (1.57%) Tuxedo
8 4 (1.57%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.57%) WebLogic Portal
9 3 (1.18%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.79%) Confluence
10 2 (0.79%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.79%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.39%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 39 (15.35%) MS Office
2 26 (10.24%) MS Excel
3 10 (3.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (3.54%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.57%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (3.94%) Oracle Assets
1 10 (3.94%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (2.36%) Teamcenter
3 4 (1.57%) OpenText MBPM
4 3 (1.18%) Sonata
5 2 (0.79%) Cognos Controller
5 2 (0.79%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.79%) Summit
6 1 (0.39%) Eikon
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.39%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.12%) Office 365
2 4 (1.57%) Lucidchart
3 3 (1.18%) SaaS
4 2 (0.79%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 24 (9.45%) SAN
2 10 (3.94%) Firewall
3 6 (2.36%) Internet
3 6 (2.36%) LAN
3 6 (2.36%) WAN
4 5 (1.97%) OSPF
4 5 (1.97%) SSL
5 4 (1.57%) BGP
5 4 (1.57%) Cisco Wireless
5 4 (1.57%) EIGRP
5 4 (1.57%) Ethernet
5 4 (1.57%) MPLS
5 4 (1.57%) MRTG
5 4 (1.57%) Spanning Tree
5 4 (1.57%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.57%) VLAN
5 4 (1.57%) WAAS
5 4 (1.57%) Wireless
6 3 (1.18%) ATM
6 3 (1.18%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.97%) DB2
1 5 (1.97%) Oracle Database
2 2 (0.79%) RDBMS
2 2 (0.79%) Relational Database
2 2 (0.79%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.39%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 24 (9.45%) HP UFT
2 23 (9.06%) TestDirector
2 23 (9.06%) WinRunner
3 11 (4.33%) JIRA
4 7 (2.76%) StarTeam
5 5 (1.97%) MSI
6 4 (1.57%) Axure RP
6 4 (1.57%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 4 (1.57%) Build Forge
6 4 (1.57%) Introscope
7 2 (0.79%) Ant
7 2 (0.79%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.79%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.79%) Maven
7 2 (0.79%) Subversion
7 2 (0.79%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.39%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.39%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.39%) Selenium
General
1 99 (38.98%) Finance
2 37 (14.57%) Banking
3 14 (5.51%) Billing
4 6 (2.36%) Retail
5 5 (1.97%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.97%) Law
5 5 (1.97%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.57%) Front Office
6 4 (1.57%) Marketing
6 4 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.39%) Legal
7 1 (0.39%) Publishing
7 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 75 (29.53%) Analyst
2 34 (13.39%) Project Manager
3 28 (11.02%) Test Analyst
4 26 (10.24%) Business Analyst
5 25 (9.84%) Administrator
6 22 (8.66%) Consultant
6 22 (8.66%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 21 (8.27%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
8 15 (5.91%) Change Manager
9 10 (3.94%) Functional Consultant
9 10 (3.94%) Oracle Consultant
9 10 (3.94%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 10 (3.94%) Unix Administrator
10 8 (3.15%) IT Manager
11 7 (2.76%) Developer
11 7 (2.76%) Digital Analyst
11 7 (2.76%) Digital Business Analyst
11 7 (2.76%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
11 7 (2.76%) Storage Engineer
11 7 (2.76%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.94%) Middleware
2 7 (2.76%) XML
3 5 (1.97%) HTML
3 5 (1.97%) IBM Integration Bus
3 5 (1.97%) WinForms
3 5 (1.97%) WPF
3 5 (1.97%) XSD
4 4 (1.57%) Hibernate
4 4 (1.57%) J2EE
4 4 (1.57%) Java EE
4 4 (1.57%) Struts
5 2 (0.79%) .NET
6 1 (0.39%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.39%) DHTML
6 1 (0.39%) DOM
6 1 (0.39%) Itk
6 1 (0.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (13.78%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (11.02%) Clustering
3 22 (8.66%) Data Centre
4 19 (7.48%) PDA
5 15 (5.91%) Management Information System
6 13 (5.12%) Computer Science
7 11 (4.33%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (3.54%) User Experience
9 7 (2.76%) CMDB
10 6 (2.36%) PMI
11 5 (1.97%) Mainframe
12 4 (1.57%) Mobile Banking
13 3 (1.18%) NHS
14 2 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
14 2 (0.79%) iSeries
14 2 (0.79%) Public Cloud
14 2 (0.79%) Replication
14 2 (0.79%) Statistics
15 1 (0.39%) Derivative
15 1 (0.39%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 76 (29.92%) Windows
2 47 (18.50%) AIX
3 43 (16.93%) Windows Server 2003
4 40 (15.75%) Linux
5 39 (15.35%) Windows XP
6 38 (14.96%) Unix
7 36 (14.17%) Windows 7
7 36 (14.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (7.87%) Solaris
9 16 (6.30%) Windows Server
10 15 (5.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (5.12%) HPUX
11 13 (5.12%) Windows 10
12 10 (3.94%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (2.36%) Windows 8
14 4 (1.57%) OS/390
15 3 (1.18%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (21.26%) ITIL
2 52 (20.47%) Project Management
3 38 (14.96%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (14.17%) Software Testing
5 35 (13.78%) Business Analysis
6 34 (13.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 32 (12.60%) Test Scripting
8 26 (10.24%) Migration
8 26 (10.24%) PRINCE2
8 26 (10.24%) Risk Management
9 25 (9.84%) Smoke Testing
10 24 (9.45%) Test Automation
11 23 (9.06%) User Acceptance Testing
12 22 (8.66%) Process Improvement
12 22 (8.66%) SDLC
13 21 (8.27%) Change Control
14 20 (7.87%) Mentoring
15 19 (7.48%) Service Management
16 18 (7.09%) Configuration Management
16 18 (7.09%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (20.08%) SQL
2 14 (5.51%) Java
3 9 (3.54%) Perl
4 8 (3.15%) Python
5 7 (2.76%) C
5 7 (2.76%) VBScript
6 6 (2.36%) C++
6 6 (2.36%) PowerShell
7 5 (1.97%) C#
7 5 (1.97%) JavaScript
8 4 (1.57%) PHP
8 4 (1.57%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.18%) RPG
9 3 (1.18%) RPG IV
10 2 (0.79%) COBOL
10 2 (0.79%) PL/1
10 2 (0.79%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.39%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.39%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 57 (22.44%) Security Cleared
2 40 (15.75%) SC Cleared
3 35 (13.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 33 (12.99%) MCSE
5 31 (12.20%) MCSA
6 30 (11.81%) ISTQB
6 30 (11.81%) MCTS
7 28 (11.02%) MCITP
8 23 (9.06%) Degree
9 12 (4.72%) PMP
10 11 (4.33%) PMI Certification
11 8 (3.15%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (1.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
13 3 (1.18%) CISSP
13 3 (1.18%) MBA
13 3 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 2 (0.79%) CISA
14 2 (0.79%) ISEB
14 2 (0.79%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.91%) SLA
2 12 (4.72%) QA
3 8 (3.15%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.39%) COBIT
4 1 (0.39%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.39%) P3O
4 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.39%) Solvency II
System Software
1 45 (17.72%) Active Directory
2 35 (13.78%) Hyper-V
3 21 (8.27%) VMware ESX
4 19 (7.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (2.36%) SRDF
5 6 (2.36%) XenApp
6 4 (1.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (1.18%) RACF
8 2 (0.79%) vCloud
9 1 (0.39%) Firmware
9 1 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 28 (11.02%) McAfee ePO
1 28 (11.02%) Netcool
2 24 (9.45%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (2.76%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (2.36%) NetBackup
4 6 (2.36%) Tivoli
5 4 (1.57%) BladeLogic
5 4 (1.57%) CA Wily
6 3 (1.18%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.79%) Hyperic
7 2 (0.79%) MAINVIEW
7 2 (0.79%) Puppet
7 2 (0.79%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.39%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.39%) vRealize
Vendors
1 79 (31.10%) Microsoft
2 36 (14.17%) Citrix
3 35 (13.78%) Oracle
4 34 (13.39%) Veritas
5 32 (12.60%) VMware
6 28 (11.02%) Intel Security
7 18 (7.09%) HP
8 14 (5.51%) IBM
9 11 (4.33%) Red Hat
9 11 (4.33%) ServiceNow
10 10 (3.94%) Cisco
11 8 (3.15%) Sitecore
12 5 (1.97%) SAP
13 4 (1.57%) Axway
13 4 (1.57%) CA
13 4 (1.57%) CheckPoint
13 4 (1.57%) Fujitsu
13 4 (1.57%) Sun
14 3 (1.18%) Brocade
14 3 (1.18%) Siemens
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