Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 67 35
Rank change year-on-year +3 -32 -9
Contract jobs citing Change Management 80 66 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.69% 2.47% 4.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.05% 2.92% 5.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 40 65
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £381 £387
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.92% -1.49% +8.71%
10th Percentile £217 £225 £246
90th Percentile £513 £491 £560
Scotland median daily rate £324 £400 £334
% change year-on-year -19.00% +19.85% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - £20.50
Scotland median hourly rate £13.50 £30.90 £20.50
% change year-on-year -56.31% +50.73% -56.10%

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 2,620 2,262 2,077
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 88.22% 84.66% 85.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,414 1,327 1,187
Edinburgh median daily rate £414 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% +1.01% +5.60%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £270
90th Percentile £575 £560 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year +3.23% +6.90% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 21 19
Edinburgh median hourly rate £25.00 £15.86 £15.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.63% +0.28% -4.15%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.17 £10.96
90th Percentile £44.27 £43.39 £48.38
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £26.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year -8.57% -19.23% +54.76%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 35 (43.75%) Finance
2 28 (35.00%) Banking
3 20 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (22.50%) Project Management
5 13 (16.25%) Risk Management
6 11 (13.75%) Microsoft Office
6 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
6 11 (13.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 10 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (11.25%) ITIL
9 8 (10.00%) Management Information System
9 8 (10.00%) Programme Management
9 8 (10.00%) Degree
9 8 (10.00%) PMO
10 7 (8.75%) Information Security
10 7 (8.75%) Business Analysis
10 7 (8.75%) Active Directory
11 6 (7.50%) Validation
11 6 (7.50%) Security Management
11 6 (7.50%) IaaS
11 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (6.25%) SAP
12 5 (6.25%) SQL
13 4 (5.00%) SharePoint
13 4 (5.00%) Target Operating Model
13 4 (5.00%) ServiceNow
13 4 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (5.00%) Process Improvement
13 4 (5.00%) Change Control
13 4 (5.00%) Coaching

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 4 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (13.75%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.25%) InVision
4 1 (1.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.25%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.25%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.50%) IaaS
2 4 (5.00%) PaaS
3 3 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.50%) SaaS
5 1 (1.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) LAN
2 2 (2.50%) Firewall
2 2 (2.50%) SAN
2 2 (2.50%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.25%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.25%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Axure RP
1 1 (1.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (1.25%) Hudson
1 1 (1.25%) JIRA
General
1 35 (43.75%) Finance
2 28 (35.00%) Banking
3 4 (5.00%) Retail Banking
4 3 (3.75%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.50%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.50%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (26.25%) Analyst
2 18 (22.50%) Project Manager
3 9 (11.25%) Architect
3 9 (11.25%) Business Analyst
4 6 (7.50%) Change Manager
4 6 (7.50%) Security Architect
5 4 (5.00%) Administrator
6 3 (3.75%) Consultant
6 3 (3.75%) Developer
6 3 (3.75%) Lead Business Analyst
7 2 (2.50%) Automation Developer
7 2 (2.50%) Business Test Analyst
7 2 (2.50%) Derivatives Business Analyst
7 2 (2.50%) Digital Architect
7 2 (2.50%) IT Analyst
7 2 (2.50%) PMO Lead
7 2 (2.50%) Project Change Manager
7 2 (2.50%) Regulatory Business Analyst
7 2 (2.50%) Support Analyst
7 2 (2.50%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.50%) FpML
1 2 (2.50%) Swing
1 2 (2.50%) XML
2 1 (1.25%) CSS
2 1 (1.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (3.75%) Robotics
3 3 (3.75%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.50%) Derivative
4 2 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.50%) iPad
4 2 (2.50%) iPhone
4 2 (2.50%) OTC Derivatives
4 2 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.25%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.25%) CMDB
5 1 (1.25%) Cyberattack
5 1 (1.25%) PKI
5 1 (1.25%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.75%) Windows
1 3 (3.75%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.25%) AIX
2 1 (1.25%) HPUX
2 1 (1.25%) Linux
2 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.25%) Solaris
2 1 (1.25%) Unix
2 1 (1.25%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (22.50%) Project Management
3 13 (16.25%) Risk Management
4 11 (13.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 10 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (11.25%) ITIL
7 8 (10.00%) Programme Management
8 7 (8.75%) Business Analysis
8 7 (8.75%) Information Security
9 6 (7.50%) Security Management
9 6 (7.50%) Validation
10 4 (5.00%) Change Control
10 4 (5.00%) Coaching
10 4 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (5.00%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (5.00%) Process Improvement
10 4 (5.00%) Target Operating Model
11 3 (3.75%) Decision-Making
11 3 (3.75%) Programme Delivery
11 3 (3.75%) Stakeholder Identification
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.25%) SQL
2 2 (2.50%) Java
3 1 (1.25%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 2 (2.50%) CISA
2 2 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.50%) CISM
2 2 (2.50%) CISSP
3 1 (1.25%) APMP
3 1 (1.25%) ISEB
3 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.25%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (1.25%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.00%) PMO
2 3 (3.75%) GxP
3 2 (2.50%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 2 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.50%) GAMP
3 2 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.25%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (8.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.25%) BitLocker
2 1 (1.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.25%) PingFederate
1 1 (1.25%) SCCM
1 1 (1.25%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (1.25%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.25%) SAP
3 4 (5.00%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.50%) Adobe
4 2 (2.50%) Blue Prism
4 2 (2.50%) Calypso
4 2 (2.50%) HP
4 2 (2.50%) Mitel
5 1 (1.25%) Apple
5 1 (1.25%) Charles River
5 1 (1.25%) EMC
5 1 (1.25%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle
5 1 (1.25%) Planview
5 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.25%) Veritas
5 1 (1.25%) VMware
5 1 (1.25%) Workday