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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 78 71 62
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 14 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.83% 0.59% 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.87% 6.67% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 1
Average daily rate
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£463 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £360 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.69% +10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £11.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £14.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+25.86% -24.67%
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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
178 105 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.55% 8.85% 10.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 50 48
Average daily rate £375 £364 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.02% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £430 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 5
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.25 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -61.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 21 (100.00%) ITIL
2 13 (61.90%) PRINCE2
3 11 (52.38%) Finance
4 9 (42.86%) Data Centre
5 6 (28.57%) Project Management
6 5 (23.81%) Intranet
6 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
6 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (23.81%) Dependency Management
7 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (19.05%) QA
7 4 (19.05%) SCCM
7 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
7 4 (19.05%) Service Management
7 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
7 4 (19.05%) Windows
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
8 3 (14.29%) MCP
8 3 (14.29%) MS Office
8 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 3 (14.29%) VPN
8 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (14.29%) Change Management
8 3 (14.29%) Information Security
8 3 (14.29%) assyst
8 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (9.52%) Fat Client
9 2 (9.52%) Banking

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (23.81%) SharePoint
2 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) Open Workbench
2 2 (9.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) assyst
2 2 (9.52%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Intranet
2 3 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (4.76%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) PMO Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support
4 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Change Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Management Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Service Management Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) PMO Manager
5 1 (4.76%) ICT Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) IT Support
5 1 (4.76%) Service Improvement Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Fat Client
2 2 (9.52%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
1 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) ITIL
2 13 (61.90%) PRINCE2
3 6 (28.57%) Project Management
4 5 (23.81%) Dependency Management
5 4 (19.05%) Service Management
6 3 (14.29%) Change Management
6 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (14.29%) Information Security
7 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
7 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
8 1 (4.76%) Lean Six Sigma
8 1 (4.76%) Use Case
8 1 (4.76%) Release Management
8 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
8 1 (4.76%) BPMN
8 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
8 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.76%) Transition Management
8 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) MCP
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) HP
2 2 (9.52%) Niku
2 2 (9.52%) Planview
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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