Period
to 21 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 57 28
Rank change year-on-year -1 -29 +32
Contract jobs citing Change Management 81 76 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.76% 3.60% 4.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.27% 4.28% 5.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 41 74
Edinburgh median daily rate £365 £375 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.67% +5.34% -10.10%
10th Percentile £225 £243 £232
90th Percentile £475 £488 £504
Scotland median daily rate £375 £328 £350
% change year-on-year +14.50% -6.43% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £28.15 - £46.70

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 2476 1775 2647
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 84.25% 84.00% 83.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1444 1016 1367
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - -3.13%
10th Percentile £261 £260 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £388 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +7.64% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 20
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £19.75 £17.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.33% +11.20% +5.18%
10th Percentile £11.22 £11.25 £11.87
90th Percentile £37.52 £46.69 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +19.05% -16.00% +11.11%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 49 (60.49%) Finance
2 21 (25.93%) Banking
2 21 (25.93%) Business Analysis
3 19 (23.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (23.46%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (19.75%) Process Improvement
5 16 (19.75%) Business Process Improvement
5 16 (19.75%) Business Change Management
6 14 (17.28%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (17.28%) Project Management
7 11 (13.58%) ITIL
7 11 (13.58%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (12.35%) Sitecore CMS
8 10 (12.35%) Sitecore
8 10 (12.35%) User Experience
8 10 (12.35%) CMS
8 10 (12.35%) Validation
9 9 (11.11%) MS Visio
9 9 (11.11%) Use Case
10 8 (9.88%) JIRA
10 8 (9.88%) Active Directory
11 7 (8.64%) Web Services
11 7 (8.64%) Java
11 7 (8.64%) Management Information System
11 7 (8.64%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 7 (8.64%) OmniGraffle
11 7 (8.64%) Axure RP
11 7 (8.64%) Data Centre
11 7 (8.64%) Lucidchart

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 10 (12.35%) CMS
1 10 (12.35%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (2.47%) Apache
2 2 (2.47%) CICS
2 2 (2.47%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.47%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.23%) Confluence
3 1 (1.23%) IIS
3 1 (1.23%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 7 (8.64%) OmniGraffle
3 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.64%) Lucidchart
2 3 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.23%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.17%) LAN
2 4 (4.94%) Internet
2 4 (4.94%) WAN
3 3 (3.70%) 802.11
3 3 (3.70%) BGP
3 3 (3.70%) Cisco Wireless
3 3 (3.70%) EIGRP
3 3 (3.70%) Firewall
3 3 (3.70%) HSRP
3 3 (3.70%) IPsec
3 3 (3.70%) MPLS
3 3 (3.70%) NetScaler
3 3 (3.70%) OSPF
3 3 (3.70%) VPN
3 3 (3.70%) Wireless
3 3 (3.70%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.23%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.23%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.94%) DB2
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.23%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.23%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (9.88%) JIRA
2 7 (8.64%) Axure RP
2 7 (8.64%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (2.47%) IBM UrbanCode
4 1 (1.23%) Appium
4 1 (1.23%) Gatling
4 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.23%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.23%) JUnit
4 1 (1.23%) Protractor
4 1 (1.23%) TestNG
General
1 49 (60.49%) Finance
2 21 (25.93%) Banking
3 3 (3.70%) Legal
3 3 (3.70%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.47%) Law
5 1 (1.23%) Electronics
5 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.23%) Marketing
5 1 (1.23%) Retail
5 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (54.32%) Analyst
2 27 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 10 (12.35%) Digital Analyst
3 10 (12.35%) Digital Business Analyst
4 9 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
5 5 (6.17%) Operations Analyst
6 4 (4.94%) Change Analyst
6 4 (4.94%) Network Engineer
6 4 (4.94%) Project Manager
6 4 (4.94%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (3.70%) Administrator
7 3 (3.70%) Banking Analyst
7 3 (3.70%) Consultant
8 2 (2.47%) Applications Support
8 2 (2.47%) Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (2.47%) Business Systems Analyst
8 2 (2.47%) CMS Business Analyst
8 2 (2.47%) Payments Analyst
8 2 (2.47%) VMWare Administrator
8 2 (2.47%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.64%) Web Services
2 3 (3.70%) 802.1X
3 2 (2.47%) .NET
3 2 (2.47%) Node.js
3 2 (2.47%) React
3 2 (2.47%) Redux
4 1 (1.23%) Middleware
4 1 (1.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.46%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.35%) User Experience
3 7 (8.64%) Data Centre
3 7 (8.64%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.47%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.47%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.23%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.23%) iPad
5 1 (1.23%) iPhone
5 1 (1.23%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Exalogic
5 1 (1.23%) PMI
5 1 (1.23%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.41%) Unix
2 5 (6.17%) Linux
3 4 (4.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.70%) Windows
5 2 (2.47%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.93%) Business Analysis
2 19 (23.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (19.75%) Business Change Management
4 16 (19.75%) Business Process Improvement
4 16 (19.75%) Process Improvement
5 14 (17.28%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (17.28%) Project Management
6 11 (13.58%) ITIL
6 11 (13.58%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (12.35%) Validation
8 9 (11.11%) Use Case
9 6 (7.41%) Business Transformation
9 6 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement Process
9 6 (7.41%) SDLC
10 5 (6.17%) Migration
11 4 (4.94%) Data Analysis
11 4 (4.94%) PRINCE2
11 4 (4.94%) Programme Management
11 4 (4.94%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.64%) Java
2 6 (7.41%) SQL
3 3 (3.70%) VBA
4 2 (2.47%) COBOL
4 2 (2.47%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.47%) Perl
4 2 (2.47%) VB
5 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.23%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (3.70%) Degree
2 2 (2.47%) ISEB
3 1 (1.23%) CCNP
3 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.23%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (3.70%) PMO
2 3 (3.70%) QA
3 1 (1.23%) FINREP
3 1 (1.23%) GDPR
3 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (9.88%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) vCenter Server
2 3 (3.70%) Cacti
3 2 (2.47%) CA Endevor
4 1 (1.23%) Ansible
4 1 (1.23%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.23%) vRealize
Vendors
1 10 (12.35%) Sitecore
2 6 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.17%) VMware
4 4 (4.94%) Cisco
4 4 (4.94%) F5
4 4 (4.94%) Oracle
4 4 (4.94%) ServiceNow
5 3 (3.70%) CheckPoint
5 3 (3.70%) Citrix
5 3 (3.70%) Cognos
5 3 (3.70%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.47%) AppDynamics
6 2 (2.47%) HP
6 2 (2.47%) Planview
6 2 (2.47%) Splunk
6 2 (2.47%) Sybase
7 1 (1.23%) IBM
7 1 (1.23%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.23%) SAP
7 1 (1.23%) TSYS