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 30 May 2016 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 3 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ITIL 10 0 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 27.78% - 15.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 31.25% - 19.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £352 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.95% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
ITIL
Scotland

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
32 22 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 88.89% 36.07% 78.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 35
Median daily rate £340 £375 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% -10.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £438 £645
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 13 (68.42%) Finance
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 11 (57.89%) Oracle
3 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 10 (52.63%) SDLC
4 9 (47.37%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (47.37%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (47.37%) Mentoring
5 8 (42.11%) Cisco
5 8 (42.11%) LAN
5 8 (42.11%) WAN
6 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
6 7 (36.84%) MPLS
6 7 (36.84%) OSPF
6 7 (36.84%) BGP
6 7 (36.84%) Configuration Management
6 7 (36.84%) Change Management
6 7 (36.84%) GAP Analysis
6 7 (36.84%) Risk Management
6 7 (36.84%) Network Design
6 7 (36.84%) Oracle Assets
6 7 (36.84%) Release Management
6 7 (36.84%) CMDB
6 7 (36.84%) Problem Management
6 7 (36.84%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (36.84%) CatOS
7 6 (31.58%) Billing
7 6 (31.58%) QMS
7 6 (31.58%) Project Management
7 6 (31.58%) MS Visio

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Visio
2 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (36.84%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) LAN
1 8 (42.11%) WAN
2 7 (36.84%) BGP
2 7 (36.84%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (36.84%) MPLS
2 7 (36.84%) OSPF
2 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
3 5 (26.32%) Multicast
3 5 (26.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Toad
General
1 13 (68.42%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) Billing
3 2 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (10.53%) Retail
4 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Consultant
1 9 (47.37%) Functional Consultant
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle Consultant
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle Functional Consultant
2 7 (36.84%) Network Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Business Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) E-Business Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) WAN Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Business Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) HR Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle HRMS Functional Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Procurement Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) ADO.NET
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.26%) CSS
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
1 1 (5.26%) jQuery
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
1 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) CMDB
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) SDLC
2 9 (47.37%) Mentoring
2 9 (47.37%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (36.84%) Change Management
3 7 (36.84%) Configuration Management
3 7 (36.84%) GAP Analysis
3 7 (36.84%) Network Design
3 7 (36.84%) Problem Management
3 7 (36.84%) Release Management
3 7 (36.84%) Risk Management
4 6 (31.58%) Project Management
4 6 (31.58%) QMS
5 3 (15.79%) Quality Management
6 2 (10.53%) ERP
6 2 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
7 1 (5.26%) Process Improvement
7 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) C
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.26%) VB
3 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle
2 8 (42.11%) Cisco
3 4 (21.05%) BT
3 4 (21.05%) HP
3 4 (21.05%) Siemens
4 1 (5.26%) Nintex