The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Change Control skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Change Control over the 3 months to 22 June 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 Control
UK / Scotland
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 105 83
Rank change year-on-year -1 -22  
Contract jobs citing Change Control 11 46 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.51% 1.57% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 1.83% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 34 22
Median daily rate £380 £308 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.57% -0.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £186 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £414 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £330 £375
% change year-on-year +21.21% -12.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +45.45% -8.33%  

Change Control is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1783 2515 2469
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 82.36% 85.57% 80.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1004 1433 1286
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £247 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 58 65
Median hourly rate £33.50 £37.50 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.66% +22.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £13.92 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.80 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Change Control
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Change Control as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Change Control in Scotland

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Change Control in Scotland

Change Control
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Change Control in Scotland over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Change Control in Scotland

Change Control
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Change Control in Scotland

Change Control
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Change Control within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +13 10 £380 +21.60% 1
Glasgow +1 1 £300 +36.36% 1
Change Control
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Change Control 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Change Control.

1 15 (32.61%) ITIL
2 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
3 10 (21.74%) Windows
3 10 (21.74%) Finance
3 10 (21.74%) Data Centre
3 10 (21.74%) Windows Server
4 9 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (19.57%) Firewall
4 9 (19.57%) Project Management
5 8 (17.39%) SAN
5 8 (17.39%) Unix
5 8 (17.39%) SQL
5 8 (17.39%) Cisco
5 8 (17.39%) Service Management
5 8 (17.39%) VMware
5 8 (17.39%) Banking
6 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (15.22%) HP
6 7 (15.22%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (15.22%) SC Cleared
6 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
6 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (15.22%) Customer Requirements
7 6 (13.04%) SCCM
7 6 (13.04%) Linux
7 6 (13.04%) Java
7 6 (13.04%) Data Analysis
7 6 (13.04%) Quality Management
7 6 (13.04%) Change Management
8 5 (10.87%) WSUS

Change Control
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) IIS
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Office 365
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) IaaS
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) Firewall
2 8 (17.39%) SAN
3 5 (10.87%) NAS
4 1 (2.17%) Skype
4 1 (2.17%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
1 3 (6.52%) RDBMS
1 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.17%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) IBM UrbanCode
1 1 (2.17%) Maven
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle APEX
General
1 10 (21.74%) Finance
2 8 (17.39%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) Billing
4 1 (2.17%) French Language
4 1 (2.17%) Law
4 1 (2.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (19.57%) Analyst
1 9 (19.57%) Consultant
2 6 (13.04%) Network Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Data Centre Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Programme Manager
4 3 (6.52%) Data Network Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Database Designer
4 3 (6.52%) Designer
4 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Consultant
4 3 (6.52%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Teradata Consultant
5 2 (4.35%) Finance Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Network Consultant
5 2 (4.35%) Network Design Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Office 365 Manager
5 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.35%) Transformation Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Transformation Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) .NET
1 3 (6.52%) Middleware
2 1 (2.17%) Java EE
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (2.17%) RESTful
2 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Data Centre
2 9 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.70%) Private Cloud
4 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.17%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.17%) PKI
5 1 (2.17%) PMI
5 1 (2.17%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.17%) Replication
5 1 (2.17%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Windows
1 10 (21.74%) Windows Server
2 8 (17.39%) Unix
3 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (13.04%) Linux
5 5 (10.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) ITIL
2 9 (19.57%) Project Management
3 8 (17.39%) Service Management
4 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.22%) Customer Requirements
4 7 (15.22%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (13.04%) Change Management
5 6 (13.04%) Data Analysis
5 6 (13.04%) Quality Management
6 5 (10.87%) QMS
7 4 (8.70%) High Availability
7 4 (8.70%) People Management
7 4 (8.70%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (8.70%) Problem Management
7 4 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (8.70%) SDLC
8 3 (6.52%) ITIL V3
8 3 (6.52%) Programme Governance
8 3 (6.52%) Server Virtualisation
8 3 (6.52%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) SQL
2 6 (13.04%) Java
3 5 (10.87%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.52%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.17%) Perl
5 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) SC Cleared
1 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.70%) Degree
3 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.17%) CCNA
3 1 (2.17%) CCNP
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) PMO
2 2 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.17%) ISO 22301
3 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.70%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (6.52%) Terminal Server
4 2 (4.35%) NFS
4 2 (4.35%) SRDF
4 2 (4.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) SCCM
2 5 (10.87%) WSUS
3 4 (8.70%) SCOM
4 1 (2.17%) Ansible
4 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.17%) Puppet
4 1 (2.17%) vCenter Server
4 1 (2.17%) vRealize
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.39%) Cisco
2 8 (17.39%) VMware
3 7 (15.22%) HP
4 5 (10.87%) Citrix
5 4 (8.70%) Teradata
6 3 (6.52%) Oracle
6 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.35%) EMC
7 2 (4.35%) NetApp
7 2 (4.35%) Sun
7 2 (4.35%) Veritas
8 1 (2.17%) CommVault
8 1 (2.17%) CyberArk
8 1 (2.17%) Informatica
8 1 (2.17%) Remedy
8 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.17%) Sophos
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