The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 16 16 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing ITIL 9 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 8.18% 6.73% 8.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.11% 11.57% 16.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 1
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£300 £343 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.40% -2.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +14.75%
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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
81 121 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 73.64% 58.17% 52.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 38 33
Average daily rate £335 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £115 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 9
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 22 August 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 13 (43.33%) Windows
2 11 (36.67%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (33.33%) Firewall
3 10 (33.33%) VMware
3 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 10 (33.33%) VPN
3 10 (33.33%) Data Mapping
4 8 (26.67%) SQL
5 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
6 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (20.00%) Degree
6 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 5 (16.67%) Finance
7 5 (16.67%) IBM
8 4 (13.33%) .NET
8 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
8 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
9 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
9 3 (10.00%) IBM Notes
9 3 (10.00%) Lotus Domino
9 3 (10.00%) MCSD
9 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
9 3 (10.00%) Lotus
9 3 (10.00%) SIEM
9 3 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
10 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
10 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.00%) IBM Notes
2 3 (10.00%) Lotus Domino
2 3 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.33%) Documentum
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) Maple
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.33%) Maximo
2 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) Firewall
1 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 10 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (3.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) EDMS
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Consultant
2 4 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (10.00%) Developer
3 3 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Data Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Security Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) IT Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Security Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Data Mapping
2 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (10.00%) SIEM
4 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 2 (6.67%) Workflow
4 2 (6.67%) ERP
4 2 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (3.33%) Document Management
5 1 (3.33%) Logistics
5 1 (3.33%) Service Management
5 1 (3.33%) Quality Management
5 1 (3.33%) CRM
5 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.33%) Project Management
5 1 (3.33%) PRINCE
5 1 (3.33%) Resource Management
5 1 (3.33%) Manual Testing
5 1 (3.33%) QMS
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (20.00%) Degree
3 3 (10.00%) MCSD
4 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.67%) CCNA
4 2 (6.67%) MCSE
4 2 (6.67%) PMP
4 2 (6.67%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.33%) GCIH
5 1 (3.33%) ACSA
5 1 (3.33%) GIAC
5 1 (3.33%) HNC
5 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.33%) MCITP
5 1 (3.33%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Nagios
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) VMware
2 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.67%) IBM
4 3 (10.00%) Lotus
5 2 (6.67%) Remedy
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle
6 1 (3.33%) JD Edwards
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
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