The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Scotland / Aberdeen
Rank 5 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 14 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 27.45% 7.69% 6.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.56% 10.00% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £390 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £46.00 - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.25 £15.67
% change year-on-year
-7.24% +10.10%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
43 20 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 84.31% 76.92% 74.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 11
Median daily rate £338 £490 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.12% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £60 £465 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 1
Median hourly rate £46.00 £45.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% -10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Aberdeen region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL across the Aberdeen region.

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Aberdeen region.

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

ITIL
Hourly Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 15 (93.75%) LAN
1 15 (93.75%) WAN
1 15 (93.75%) TCP/IP
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco
1 15 (93.75%) Configuration Management
1 15 (93.75%) Project Management
1 15 (93.75%) CMDB
1 15 (93.75%) Problem Management
1 15 (93.75%) Release Management
2 14 (87.50%) QMS
2 14 (87.50%) Finance
2 14 (87.50%) MS Visio
3 12 (75.00%) MPLS
3 12 (75.00%) OSPF
3 12 (75.00%) BGP
3 12 (75.00%) Cisco IOS
3 12 (75.00%) CatOS
4 11 (68.75%) Network Design
4 11 (68.75%) Multicast
4 11 (68.75%) Wireless
5 10 (62.50%) Quality Management
6 7 (43.75%) BT
6 7 (43.75%) C
6 7 (43.75%) Siemens
7 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
7 6 (37.50%) HP
8 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (18.75%) Juniper
9 3 (18.75%) CISSP
9 3 (18.75%) CCSP

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen 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:

Applications
1 14 (87.50%) MS Visio
2 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) LAN
1 15 (93.75%) TCP/IP
1 15 (93.75%) WAN
2 12 (75.00%) BGP
2 12 (75.00%) Cisco IOS
2 12 (75.00%) MPLS
2 12 (75.00%) OSPF
3 11 (68.75%) Multicast
3 11 (68.75%) Wireless
4 3 (18.75%) Firewall
4 3 (18.75%) NetScreen
4 3 (18.75%) Network Security
4 3 (18.75%) VPN
General
1 14 (87.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Network Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Network Support
3 3 (18.75%) Project Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Security Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Design Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (93.75%) CMDB
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Configuration Management
1 15 (93.75%) Problem Management
1 15 (93.75%) Project Management
1 15 (93.75%) Release Management
2 14 (87.50%) QMS
3 11 (68.75%) Network Design
4 10 (62.50%) Quality Management
5 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (18.75%) Fault Management
5 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (18.75%) CCSP
2 3 (18.75%) CISSP
3 1 (6.25%) CCNP
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco
2 7 (43.75%) BT
2 7 (43.75%) Siemens
3 6 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (18.75%) Juniper
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft