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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 6 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing ITIL 4 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 14.29% 6.52% 10.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.05% 8.33% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Average daily rate £353 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £43.00 £50.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.61 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+8.90% +2.36%
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
19 36 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 67.86% 78.26% 57.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 25
Average daily rate £465 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.27% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £328 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £43.00 £50.00 £29.17
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% +71.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 11 February 2016, 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 2 (50.00%) Siemens
1 2 (50.00%) MPLS
1 2 (50.00%) OSPF
1 2 (50.00%) BGP
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
1 2 (50.00%) BT
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
1 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Network Design
1 2 (50.00%) CMDB
1 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (50.00%) Release Management
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) QMS
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) BGP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) MPLS
1 2 (50.00%) Multicast
1 2 (50.00%) OSPF
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Business Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) E-Business Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Functional Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) HR Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle HRMS Functional Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Payroll Functional Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Payroll Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) CMDB
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) Network Design
1 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) QMS
1 2 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (50.00%) Release Management
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) BT
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Siemens
2 1 (25.00%) HP