Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 54 43
Rank change year-on-year +2 -11 -14
Contract jobs citing Change Management 94 66 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.11% 2.95% 4.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.57% 3.51% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 43 58
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +11.84%
10th Percentile £228 £225 £255
90th Percentile £519 £548 £596
Scotland median daily rate £320 £400 £330
% change year-on-year -20.00% +21.21% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - £20.50
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £36.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -51.39% +75.61% -48.75%

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 2,636 1,882 2,415
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 87.34% 84.09% 85.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,528 1,156 1,336
Edinburgh median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £289 £260 £270
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 19 12
Edinburgh median hourly rate £18.50 £15.86 £15.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.65% +0.28% -20.93%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.23 £11.05
90th Percentile £46.10 £43.39 £43.63
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -36.36% -23.61% +31.05%

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 43 (45.74%) Finance
2 34 (36.17%) Banking
3 25 (26.60%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (21.28%) Project Management
5 12 (12.77%) Microsoft
5 12 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (11.70%) ITIL
7 9 (9.57%) Risk Management
7 9 (9.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (8.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 8 (8.51%) Management Information System
8 8 (8.51%) Microsoft Office
8 8 (8.51%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (7.45%) PMO
9 7 (7.45%) SQL
9 7 (7.45%) Oracle
9 7 (7.45%) Active Directory
9 7 (7.45%) GAP Analysis
9 7 (7.45%) Project Planning
10 6 (6.38%) Business Analysis
10 6 (6.38%) ServiceNow
10 6 (6.38%) Decision-Making
11 5 (5.32%) Strategic Thinking
11 5 (5.32%) DevOps
11 5 (5.32%) Degree
11 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (5.32%) Amazon AWS
11 5 (5.32%) Security Management
11 5 (5.32%) Information Security

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 5 (5.32%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.13%) Confluence
3 1 (1.06%) CICS
3 1 (1.06%) IIS
3 1 (1.06%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (8.51%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.13%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.06%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.06%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.32%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.26%) IaaS
3 2 (2.13%) SaaS
4 1 (1.06%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.32%) LAN
2 3 (3.19%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (3.19%) SAN
2 3 (3.19%) WAN
3 2 (2.13%) Firewall
3 2 (2.13%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.06%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.06%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.13%) DB2
2 1 (1.06%) Power BI
2 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.19%) JIRA
2 2 (2.13%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.13%) Zephyr
3 1 (1.06%) IBM UrbanCode
3 1 (1.06%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.06%) Selenium
General
1 43 (45.74%) Finance
2 34 (36.17%) Banking
3 3 (3.19%) Retail Banking
3 3 (3.19%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.06%) Back Office
4 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.06%) Marketing
4 1 (1.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (28.72%) Analyst
2 18 (19.15%) Project Manager
3 11 (11.70%) Business Analyst
4 7 (7.45%) Architect
4 7 (7.45%) Consultant
5 4 (4.26%) Administrator
5 4 (4.26%) Change Manager
5 4 (4.26%) Data Analyst
5 4 (4.26%) Security Architect
6 3 (3.19%) Banking Analyst
6 3 (3.19%) Developer
6 3 (3.19%) Implementation Consultant
6 3 (3.19%) Incident Manager
6 3 (3.19%) Network Engineer
6 3 (3.19%) Project Analyst
6 3 (3.19%) Regulatory Business Analyst
6 3 (3.19%) Support Analyst
7 2 (2.13%) Automation Developer
7 2 (2.13%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 2 (2.13%) Telephony Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.13%) Web Services
1 2 (2.13%) XML
2 1 (1.06%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.06%) Backbone.js
2 1 (1.06%) CSS
2 1 (1.06%) CSS3
2 1 (1.06%) HTML
2 1 (1.06%) HTML5
2 1 (1.06%) Middleware
2 1 (1.06%) React
2 1 (1.06%) RESTful
2 1 (1.06%) Swing
2 1 (1.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.51%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.19%) Robotics
4 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.13%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.13%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.06%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.06%) CMDB
5 1 (1.06%) Cyberattack
5 1 (1.06%) DataPower
5 1 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.06%) iPad
5 1 (1.06%) iPhone
5 1 (1.06%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.06%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.06%) PKI
5 1 (1.06%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.26%) Windows
2 3 (3.19%) Linux
3 2 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.13%) Unix
3 2 (2.13%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.06%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.06%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.60%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (21.28%) Project Management
3 12 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (11.70%) ITIL
5 9 (9.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (9.57%) Risk Management
6 8 (8.51%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (8.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 7 (7.45%) GAP Analysis
7 7 (7.45%) Project Planning
8 6 (6.38%) Business Analysis
8 6 (6.38%) Decision-Making
9 5 (5.32%) DevOps
9 5 (5.32%) Information Security
9 5 (5.32%) Security Management
9 5 (5.32%) Strategic Thinking
10 4 (4.26%) Asset Management
10 4 (4.26%) Programme Management
10 4 (4.26%) Validation
10 4 (4.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.45%) SQL
2 3 (3.19%) Java
3 2 (2.13%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.13%) Python
4 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.06%) C
4 1 (1.06%) Groovy
4 1 (1.06%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.06%) Perl
4 1 (1.06%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (5.32%) Degree
2 4 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.19%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 3 (3.19%) CISA
3 3 (3.19%) CISM
3 3 (3.19%) CISSP
4 1 (1.06%) APMP
4 1 (1.06%) CCNP
4 1 (1.06%) ISEB
4 1 (1.06%) MBA
4 1 (1.06%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.06%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.06%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (1.06%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.45%) PMO
2 4 (4.26%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.26%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.06%) QA
3 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (7.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.06%) Docker
3 1 (1.06%) vCloud
3 1 (1.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.13%) Ansible
1 2 (2.13%) vCenter Server
2 1 (1.06%) Hyperic
2 1 (1.06%) Puppet
2 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (1.06%) vRealize
Vendors
1 12 (12.77%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.45%) Oracle
3 6 (6.38%) ServiceNow
4 4 (4.26%) Cisco
4 4 (4.26%) VMware
5 3 (3.19%) Aruba
5 3 (3.19%) HP
5 3 (3.19%) Palo Alto
6 2 (2.13%) Blue Prism
6 2 (2.13%) Mitel
6 2 (2.13%) Planview
6 2 (2.13%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.13%) SAP
7 1 (1.06%) Brocade
7 1 (1.06%) Charles River
7 1 (1.06%) Citrix
7 1 (1.06%) EMC
7 1 (1.06%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.06%) Twitter
7 1 (1.06%) Workday