The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 73 76 64
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 10 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.69% 0.47% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.30% 4.69% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £311 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.61% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £357
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -30.12%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
137 128 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.41% 10.11% 8.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 72 40
Average daily rate £328 £325 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.76% -8.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £140 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £550 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 2
Average hourly rate £32.00 £18.00 £23.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £18.00 £22.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £21.00 £23.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.13 £19.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+18.58% -9.30%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification.

1 23 (100.00%) ITIL
2 12 (52.17%) Finance
3 11 (47.83%) PRINCE2
4 9 (39.13%) Data Centre
5 7 (30.43%) QA
6 6 (26.09%) Windows
7 5 (21.74%) Intranet
7 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
7 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (21.74%) Project Management
7 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (21.74%) Release Management
7 5 (21.74%) Dependency Management
8 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (13.04%) Service Management
10 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
10 2 (8.70%) Change Management
10 2 (8.70%) Niku
10 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
10 2 (8.70%) MS Project
10 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
10 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
10 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
10 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (8.70%) SCCM
10 2 (8.70%) Planview
10 2 (8.70%) Open Workbench
10 2 (8.70%) Resource Management
10 2 (8.70%) Primavera
10 2 (8.70%) Banking

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Project
1 2 (8.70%) Open Workbench
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Primavera
2 1 (4.35%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Intranet
2 1 (4.35%) Broadband
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
General
1 12 (52.17%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) PMO Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Release Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) IT Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) ICT Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) IT Support
5 1 (4.35%) PMO Lead
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) PMO Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) ITIL
2 11 (47.83%) PRINCE2
3 5 (21.74%) Project Management
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) Release Management
3 5 (21.74%) Dependency Management
4 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.04%) Service Management
6 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.70%) Change Management
6 2 (8.70%) Resource Management
7 1 (4.35%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (4.35%) SDLC
7 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.35%) Six Sigma
7 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.35%) Information Security
7 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
7 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) MCP
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.70%) Niku
1 2 (8.70%) Planview
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco