The first table below looks at the demand for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Aberdeen region.

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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 9 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 12 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 10.81% 6.38% 5.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.00% 10.17% 10.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 1
Average daily rate
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£263 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.05% +1.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-11.80% +12.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
80 118 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 72.07% 62.77% 55.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 35 43
Average daily rate £418 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.28% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £145 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
ITIL
Scotland

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing ITIL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL.

1 10 (40.00%) Windows
1 10 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (36.00%) VPN
3 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (32.00%) SQL
3 8 (32.00%) Firewall
3 8 (32.00%) VMware
3 8 (32.00%) Data Mapping
4 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (16.00%) .NET
6 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
6 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
6 4 (16.00%) Finance
6 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (16.00%) Degree
7 3 (12.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
7 3 (12.00%) Remedy
7 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (12.00%) IBM Notes
7 3 (12.00%) Lotus Domino
7 3 (12.00%) MCSD
7 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (12.00%) Lotus
7 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (12.00%) IBM
8 2 (8.00%) CCNA
8 2 (8.00%) Oracle
8 2 (8.00%) MCSE

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing ITIL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.00%) IBM Notes
2 3 (12.00%) Lotus Domino
2 3 (12.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.00%) Documentum
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.00%) SAP CCM
2 1 (4.00%) Maximo
2 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) VPN
2 8 (32.00%) Firewall
2 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) VoIP
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
3 1 (4.00%) Wireless
3 1 (4.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (4.00%) BGP
3 1 (4.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (4.00%) MGCP
3 1 (4.00%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) EDMS
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (16.00%) Project Manager
1 4 (16.00%) Analyst
2 3 (12.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 3 (12.00%) Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (4.00%) IT Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Service Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Data Mapping
2 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.00%) Change Management
4 2 (8.00%) Workflow
4 2 (8.00%) ERP
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE
5 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) Service Management
5 1 (4.00%) Quality Management
5 1 (4.00%) CRM
5 1 (4.00%) Change Control
5 1 (4.00%) Document Management
5 1 (4.00%) Network Design
5 1 (4.00%) Logistics
5 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (4.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (16.00%) Degree
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (12.00%) MCSD
5 2 (8.00%) MCSE
5 2 (8.00%) CCNA
5 2 (8.00%) PMP
5 2 (8.00%) PMI Certification
6 1 (4.00%) MCDST
6 1 (4.00%) MCITP
6 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (4.00%) CCIE
6 1 (4.00%) HNC
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Nagios
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) VMware
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) Lotus
3 3 (12.00%) IBM
3 3 (12.00%) Remedy
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle
5 1 (4.00%) SAP
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.00%) JD Edwards
5 1 (4.00%) Riverbed
Aberdeen
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago