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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Change Management
Rank 27 42 49
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +7
Contract jobs citing Change Management 150 103 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 4.97% 3.84% 3.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.36% 5.01% 4.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 69 38
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£353 £371 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.84% -6.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £274 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £478 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £35.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-31.42% +62.79%
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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
2360 2056 1826
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 78.22% 76.72% 72.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1206 1131 915
Average daily rate £365 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £253 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 34 33
Average hourly rate £30.50 £27.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.90% +44.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.88 £13.10 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +34 75 £356 -6.31% 11
Glasgow +5 33 £368 +11.36% 3
Renfrewshire -2 12 £347 +5.16%
Inverclyde -1 11 £350 -6.04%
West Lothian - 3 £300 -
North Lanarkshire - 2 - -
Dundee - 1 - -
Argyll and Bute - 1 £393 -
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Change Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 110 (37.41%) Finance
2 66 (22.45%) Project Management
3 56 (19.05%) ITIL
4 46 (15.65%) Security Cleared
5 44 (14.97%) Windows
5 44 (14.97%) Microsoft
6 40 (13.61%) Banking
7 36 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
8 35 (11.90%) SC Cleared
9 31 (10.54%) PRINCE2
10 30 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
11 29 (9.86%) Migration
11 29 (9.86%) VMware
12 27 (9.18%) Software Testing
13 24 (8.16%) Business Analysis
13 24 (8.16%) Service Delivery
14 23 (7.82%) MS Office
14 23 (7.82%) SharePoint
15 22 (7.48%) SQL
15 22 (7.48%) Risk Management
16 21 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
16 21 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
17 20 (6.80%) Test Scripting
18 19 (6.46%) Analytical Skills
18 19 (6.46%) AIX
19 18 (6.12%) Service Management
19 18 (6.12%) Configuration Management
19 18 (6.12%) Release Management
19 18 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
20 17 (5.78%) Retail

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 23 (7.82%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.40%) JBoss
3 9 (3.06%) IBM Notes
4 6 (2.04%) CICS
5 3 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.68%) IIS
6 2 (0.68%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.34%) JRun
7 1 (0.34%) CMS
7 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.34%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 23 (7.82%) MS Office
2 15 (5.10%) MS Project
3 14 (4.76%) MS Excel
3 14 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.34%) Primavera
1 1 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.34%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.34%) SAP EHS
1 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.44%) SAN
2 6 (2.04%) Firewall
3 4 (1.36%) NAS
3 4 (1.36%) Intranet
3 4 (1.36%) Internet
3 4 (1.36%) BIG-IP
3 4 (1.36%) WAN
3 4 (1.36%) Broadband
4 3 (1.02%) LAN
4 3 (1.02%) DNS
5 2 (0.68%) Network Security
5 2 (0.68%) Wireless
6 1 (0.34%) LDAP
6 1 (0.34%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.34%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.34%) MPLS
6 1 (0.34%) X.500
6 1 (0.34%) SSL
6 1 (0.34%) VoIP
6 1 (0.34%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.40%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (1.36%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.02%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.68%) DB2
5 2 (0.68%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.68%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.34%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.34%) MSDE
6 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.34%) MS Access
6 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.34%) QlikView
6 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 11 (3.74%) TestDirector
1 11 (3.74%) HP UFT
2 10 (3.40%) WinRunner
2 10 (3.40%) MSI
3 5 (1.70%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.34%) Gradle
5 1 (0.34%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.34%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.34%) Ant
5 1 (0.34%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.34%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.34%) Maven
General
1 110 (37.41%) Finance
2 40 (13.61%) Banking
3 17 (5.78%) Retail
4 10 (3.40%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.38%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.36%) Law
7 2 (0.68%) Legal
7 2 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.68%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.34%) Marketing
8 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.34%) Billing
8 1 (0.34%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 69 (23.47%) Analyst
2 48 (16.33%) Project Manager
3 31 (10.54%) Business Analyst
4 22 (7.48%) Administrator
4 22 (7.48%) Change Manager
5 17 (5.78%) Coordinator
6 13 (4.42%) Programme Manager
6 13 (4.42%) Consultant
7 12 (4.08%) Change Analyst
8 11 (3.74%) PMO Analyst
9 8 (2.72%) Business Systems Analyst
9 8 (2.72%) Systems Analyst
10 7 (2.38%) Applications Support
10 7 (2.38%) Architect
10 7 (2.38%) Project Coordinator
10 7 (2.38%) PeopleSoft Consultant
10 7 (2.38%) Technical Analyst
10 7 (2.38%) Business Manager
11 6 (2.04%) Applications Manager
11 6 (2.04%) Applications Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.76%) XML
2 9 (3.06%) XSD
2 9 (3.06%) WinForms
2 9 (3.06%) WPF
3 6 (2.04%) .NET
4 4 (1.36%) Middleware
4 4 (1.36%) AngularJS
5 3 (1.02%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.68%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.34%) COM+
7 1 (0.34%) CSS
7 1 (0.34%) JSP
7 1 (0.34%) CPAN
7 1 (0.34%) SAP XI
7 1 (0.34%) ISAPI
7 1 (0.34%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.34%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.34%) ISPF
7 1 (0.34%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.46%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.10%) Data Centre
3 13 (4.42%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (4.42%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.42%) Clustering
4 11 (3.74%) PDA
4 11 (3.74%) Mainframe
5 7 (2.38%) IBM Mainframe
6 5 (1.70%) Economics
7 4 (1.36%) PMI
7 4 (1.36%) NHS
7 4 (1.36%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.36%) CMDB
8 2 (0.68%) Statistics
8 2 (0.68%) RMADS
8 2 (0.68%) Replication
8 2 (0.68%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.68%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.34%) PKI
9 1 (0.34%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 44 (14.97%) Windows
2 30 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (6.46%) AIX
4 18 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (5.78%) UNIX
6 15 (5.10%) Linux
7 12 (4.08%) Windows XP
7 12 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (4.08%) Windows 7
8 10 (3.40%) Solaris
9 9 (3.06%) HPUX
10 8 (2.72%) zOS
11 4 (1.36%) Android
11 4 (1.36%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.36%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.68%) OS/2
13 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (22.45%) Project Management
2 56 (19.05%) ITIL
3 36 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (10.54%) PRINCE2
5 29 (9.86%) Migration
6 27 (9.18%) Software Testing
7 24 (8.16%) Business Analysis
7 24 (8.16%) Service Delivery
8 22 (7.48%) Risk Management
9 21 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
10 20 (6.80%) Test Scripting
11 18 (6.12%) Release Management
11 18 (6.12%) Service Management
11 18 (6.12%) Configuration Management
12 16 (5.44%) Performance Management
13 15 (5.10%) Target Operating Model
13 15 (5.10%) Resource Management
14 14 (4.76%) Incident Management
15 13 (4.42%) Project Planning
15 13 (4.42%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (7.48%) SQL
2 13 (4.42%) PowerShell
3 12 (4.08%) VBScript
4 11 (3.74%) C#
4 11 (3.74%) Java
4 11 (3.74%) REXX
5 7 (2.38%) Tcl
6 5 (1.70%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.36%) JCL
7 4 (1.36%) C
8 3 (1.02%) COBOL
8 3 (1.02%) Python
8 3 (1.02%) Perl
9 2 (0.68%) VB
10 1 (0.34%) VBA
10 1 (0.34%) C++
10 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 46 (15.65%) Security Cleared
2 35 (11.90%) SC Cleared
3 15 (5.10%) Degree
4 14 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (4.08%) MCSE
5 12 (4.08%) MCTS
6 11 (3.74%) ISTQB
7 10 (3.40%) MCITP
7 10 (3.40%) PMP
7 10 (3.40%) PMI Certification
7 10 (3.40%) MCSA
8 9 (3.06%) ISEB
9 7 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 6 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (0.68%) CISA
13 1 (0.34%) QiCA
13 1 (0.34%) MBA
13 1 (0.34%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.10%) QA
2 7 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.36%) SLA
4 3 (1.02%) BS7799
4 3 (1.02%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.34%) JSP 440
System Software
1 21 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (4.08%) VMware ESX
3 10 (3.40%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.38%) Active Directory
5 5 (1.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (1.36%) SRDF
6 4 (1.36%) RACF
7 2 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.68%) vCloud
7 2 (0.68%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (4.08%) McAfee ePO
2 10 (3.40%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (3.06%) Netcool
4 7 (2.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 6 (2.04%) NetBackup
5 6 (2.04%) WMI
5 6 (2.04%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (1.36%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.68%) Puppet
7 2 (0.68%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.34%) Control-M
8 1 (0.34%) SCCM
8 1 (0.34%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (14.97%) Microsoft
2 29 (9.86%) VMware
3 17 (5.78%) Red Hat
3 17 (5.78%) Oracle
4 16 (5.44%) HP
5 15 (5.10%) EMC
5 15 (5.10%) Veritas
6 13 (4.42%) Citrix
7 12 (4.08%) Remedy
7 12 (4.08%) McAfee
8 11 (3.74%) IBM
9 10 (3.40%) Cisco
9 10 (3.40%) Lotus
10 9 (3.06%) CA
11 7 (2.38%) BMC
11 7 (2.38%) PeopleSoft
12 4 (1.36%) Kofax
12 4 (1.36%) Veeam
13 3 (1.02%) SAP
14 2 (0.68%) Siebel
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