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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 76 80 73
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 13 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.04% 0.68% 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.09% 7.28% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 7
Median daily rate £425 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £205 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +100.00%
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
143 151 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.41% 9.40% 11.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 84 85
Median daily rate £375 £338 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £440 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 13
Median hourly rate £42.50 £21.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.67% +19.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £23.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.57% +31.94%

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
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 28 July 2016.

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 28 July 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 17 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) Service Management
2 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Change Management
2 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
2 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) Linux
3 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
3 4 (23.53%) Banking
3 4 (23.53%) SCCM
4 3 (17.65%) Planview
4 3 (17.65%) Open Workbench
4 3 (17.65%) Retail
4 3 (17.65%) WebSphere Process Server
4 3 (17.65%) Retail Banking
4 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
4 3 (17.65%) Law
4 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
4 3 (17.65%) SSL
4 3 (17.65%) AIX
4 3 (17.65%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (17.65%) MS Project
4 3 (17.65%) MS Office
4 3 (17.65%) Niku

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 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
2 3 (17.65%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (17.65%) WebSphere Process Server
3 2 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (5.88%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
1 3 (17.65%) MS Project
1 3 (17.65%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Primavera
2 2 (11.76%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) SSL
2 1 (5.88%) Broadband
2 1 (5.88%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) VPN
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) ClearQuest
2 2 (11.76%) ClearCase
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
3 3 (17.65%) Law
3 3 (17.65%) Retail
3 3 (17.65%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Billing
4 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Administrator
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Change Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Financial Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) IT Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) IT Support
3 3 (17.65%) Service Manager
3 3 (17.65%) WebSphere Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Server Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.88%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Project Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (17.65%) AIX
3 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) Change Management
2 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
2 5 (29.41%) Service Management
3 3 (17.65%) Financial Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
3 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.76%) Information Security
4 2 (11.76%) Process Improvement
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Business Development
5 1 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) High Availability
5 1 (5.88%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) MCP
2 1 (5.88%) PMP
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) vCloud
3 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) IBM
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
1 3 (17.65%) Niku
1 3 (17.65%) Planview
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Brocade
3 1 (5.88%) CA
3 1 (5.88%) Nimsoft