Period
to 21 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Change Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Change Management over the 6 months to 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Change Management
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 53 51
Rank change year-on-year +15 -2 -20
Contract jobs citing Change Management 106 62 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.77% 3.37% 3.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.33% 3.90% 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 37 43
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £425 £387
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +9.82% -3.25%
10th Percentile £261 £310 £258
90th Percentile £549 £653 £565
Scotland median daily rate £342 £400 £330
% change year-on-year -14.50% +21.21% -13.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - £20.50
Scotland median hourly rate £21.50 £34.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -36.76% +65.85% -42.82%

Change Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,446 1,591 2,460
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 87.08% 86.37% 84.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,472 994 1,332
Edinburgh median daily rate £411 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.81% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £288 £263 £270
90th Percentile £575 £550 £555
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 21 14
Edinburgh median hourly rate £28.00 £18.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.56% -20.88% -28.35%
10th Percentile £14.59 £13.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £119.33 £47.23 £42.43
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £17.45 £34.00
% change year-on-year +20.38% -48.69% +24.77%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Change Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in Edinburgh

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Change Management in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Management in Edinburgh

Change Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Management in Edinburgh

Change Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Management in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Management in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Change Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 53 (50.00%) Finance
2 36 (33.96%) Banking
3 33 (31.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (23.58%) Project Management
5 18 (16.98%) Problem-Solving
6 17 (16.04%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (14.15%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (13.21%) Business Analysis
8 14 (13.21%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (12.26%) Microsoft
9 13 (12.26%) ITIL
10 11 (10.38%) Management Information System
11 10 (9.43%) Asset Management
11 10 (9.43%) Decision-Making
11 10 (9.43%) Strategic Thinking
12 9 (8.49%) Continuous Improvement Process
12 9 (8.49%) Oracle
13 8 (7.55%) Active Directory
13 8 (7.55%) Business Change Management
14 7 (6.60%) SDLC
14 7 (6.60%) Disclosure Scotland
14 7 (6.60%) GAP Analysis
14 7 (6.60%) Process Improvement
14 7 (6.60%) Project Planning
15 6 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
15 6 (5.66%) Business Transformation
15 6 (5.66%) VMware
15 6 (5.66%) Validation
15 6 (5.66%) Risk Management
15 6 (5.66%) SQL

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 6 (5.66%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.89%) Confluence
2 2 (1.89%) IIS
3 1 (0.94%) CICS
3 1 (0.94%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (5.66%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (5.66%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (4.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (4.72%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.94%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.72%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.83%) IaaS
4 1 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.94%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.94%) PaaS
4 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.77%) LAN
1 4 (3.77%) SAN
2 3 (2.83%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (2.83%) WAN
3 1 (0.94%) BIG-IP
3 1 (0.94%) Internet
3 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.94%) VPN
3 1 (0.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.89%) DB2
2 1 (0.94%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.83%) JIRA
2 2 (1.89%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.89%) Zephyr
3 1 (0.94%) Appium
3 1 (0.94%) Gatling
3 1 (0.94%) IBM UrbanCode
3 1 (0.94%) JUnit
3 1 (0.94%) Protractor
3 1 (0.94%) Selenium
3 1 (0.94%) TestNG
General
1 53 (50.00%) Finance
2 36 (33.96%) Banking
3 5 (4.72%) Retail Banking
4 4 (3.77%) Back Office
5 2 (1.89%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (33.02%) Analyst
2 22 (20.75%) Project Manager
3 20 (18.87%) Business Analyst
4 9 (8.49%) Consultant
5 7 (6.60%) Administrator
5 7 (6.60%) Change Analyst
5 7 (6.60%) Change Manager
6 6 (5.66%) Banking Analyst
7 5 (4.72%) Architect
7 5 (4.72%) Banking Business Analyst
7 5 (4.72%) Change Project Manager
7 5 (4.72%) Project Change Manager
8 4 (3.77%) Configuration Analyst
8 4 (3.77%) Data Analyst
8 4 (3.77%) GDPR Consultant
8 4 (3.77%) Project Analyst
9 3 (2.83%) Digital Project Manager
9 3 (2.83%) Network Engineer
9 3 (2.83%) Regulatory Business Analyst
9 3 (2.83%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.89%) Web Services
1 2 (1.89%) XML
2 1 (0.94%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.94%) Backbone.js
2 1 (0.94%) CSS
2 1 (0.94%) CSS3
2 1 (0.94%) HTML
2 1 (0.94%) HTML5
2 1 (0.94%) Middleware
2 1 (0.94%) React
2 1 (0.94%) REST
2 1 (0.94%) RESTful
2 1 (0.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.15%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.38%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.83%) CMDB
4 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (1.89%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.89%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.94%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.94%) DataPower
5 1 (0.94%) iPad
5 1 (0.94%) iPhone
5 1 (0.94%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.94%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.94%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.94%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.66%) Windows
2 4 (3.77%) Linux
3 3 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.83%) Unix
4 2 (1.89%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.94%) AIX
5 1 (0.94%) HPUX
5 1 (0.94%) Solaris
5 1 (0.94%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.94%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.94%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.94%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.94%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (31.13%) Stakeholder Management
2 25 (23.58%) Project Management
3 18 (16.98%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (16.04%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (13.21%) Business Analysis
5 14 (13.21%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (12.26%) ITIL
7 10 (9.43%) Asset Management
7 10 (9.43%) Decision-Making
7 10 (9.43%) Strategic Thinking
8 9 (8.49%) Continuous Improvement Process
9 8 (7.55%) Business Change Management
10 7 (6.60%) GAP Analysis
10 7 (6.60%) Process Improvement
10 7 (6.60%) Project Planning
10 7 (6.60%) SDLC
11 6 (5.66%) Business Transformation
11 6 (5.66%) Collaborative Working
11 6 (5.66%) Risk Management
11 6 (5.66%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.66%) SQL
2 3 (2.83%) Java
3 2 (1.89%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.89%) C
3 2 (1.89%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.89%) PL/SQL
3 2 (1.89%) Python
4 1 (0.94%) Groovy
4 1 (0.94%) Perl
4 1 (0.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (3.77%) Degree
2 3 (2.83%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.89%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 2 (1.89%) APMP
3 2 (1.89%) CISA
3 2 (1.89%) CISM
3 2 (1.89%) CISSP
3 2 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.94%) CCNP
4 1 (0.94%) ISEB
4 1 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.94%) MBA
4 1 (0.94%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.60%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (5.66%) GDPR
3 4 (3.77%) PMO
4 3 (2.83%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.89%) QA
6 1 (0.94%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (7.55%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.83%) vSphere
4 1 (0.94%) Docker
4 1 (0.94%) vCloud
4 1 (0.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (4.72%) vCenter Server
2 2 (1.89%) Ansible
2 2 (1.89%) vRealize
3 1 (0.94%) Hyperic
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.94%) Puppet
3 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 13 (12.26%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.49%) Oracle
3 6 (5.66%) VMware
4 4 (3.77%) Cisco
4 4 (3.77%) HP
4 4 (3.77%) ServiceNow
5 3 (2.83%) Aruba
5 3 (2.83%) EMC
5 3 (2.83%) Palo Alto
5 3 (2.83%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.89%) Planview
7 1 (0.94%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.94%) Brocade
7 1 (0.94%) Charles River
7 1 (0.94%) Citrix
7 1 (0.94%) F5
7 1 (0.94%) IBM
7 1 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.94%) Twitter
7 1 (0.94%) Veritas