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 31 May 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 90 70 80
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +10
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 4 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.29% 0.78% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.36% 7.64% 5.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Median daily rate £126 £350 £123
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-63.92% +185.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £180 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £424 £305
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +60.71%
ITIL Certification
Scotland

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
119 144 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.57% 10.24% 10.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 82 70
Median daily rate £425 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £225 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 19
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +64.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing ITIL Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
3 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
3 7 (70.00%) SCCM
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (60.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (60.00%) MS Office
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (50.00%) MCP
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (50.00%) assyst
6 4 (40.00%) VPN
6 4 (40.00%) Blackberry
6 4 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (20.00%) Fat Client
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco
7 2 (20.00%) Service Management
7 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (20.00%) HP
7 2 (20.00%) Thin Client
7 2 (20.00%) Terminal Services
7 2 (20.00%) Broadband
8 1 (10.00%) WAN
8 1 (10.00%) DHCP
8 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (60.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (20.00%) Broadband
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) SSL
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) ClearQuest
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) IT Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) IT Support
3 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
5 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Specialist
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) VMware Specialist
5 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (20.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (20.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) AIX
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) VMware