The first table below looks at the demand for Change Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Change Management over the 3 months to 18 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 West Lothian 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Change Management
Rank 14 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing Change Management 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 1.72% 4.08% 7.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 5.26% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Average daily rate £308 £408 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.53% +31.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £32.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-41.53% +124.13%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44 38 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 75.86% 77.55% 65.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 26 23
Average daily rate £360 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.49% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £445 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Change Management
Scotland

Change Management
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Change Management across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Change Management Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Change Management
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Change Management across the West Lothian region.

Change Management Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

Change Management
Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

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 West Lothian region over the 3 months to 18 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
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Vacancies
Livingston -4 1 £308 -24.53%
Bathgate - - - -
Change Management
Scotland

Change Management
Top 15 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Informix
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) ClickSoftware Technologies

Change Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Informix
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) ClickSoftware Technologies