The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 29 35 35
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Contract jobs citing ITIL 48 62 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.67% 4.23% 3.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.71% 5.09% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 24 22
Median daily rate £425 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £330 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £14.97 - £14.89
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.94 - £14.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.99 - £15.59
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +7.79%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
715 1218 1093
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.52% 83.14% 80.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 643 621
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £553 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 11
Median hourly rate £15.00 £27.13 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.70% -4.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.67 £15.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.90 £59.05 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL 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.

1 26 (30.95%) Service Management
2 22 (26.19%) Finance
2 22 (26.19%) Windows
3 21 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 18 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 18 (21.43%) Disclosure Scotland
5 16 (19.05%) ITIL V3
6 15 (17.86%) SCCM
7 13 (15.48%) Windows 7
7 13 (15.48%) ITSM
8 12 (14.29%) Cisco
8 12 (14.29%) MS Exchange
8 12 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (14.29%) Supplier Management
9 11 (13.10%) Banking
9 11 (13.10%) Service Delivery
10 10 (11.90%) Windows Server
10 10 (11.90%) Firewall
10 10 (11.90%) SLA
11 9 (10.71%) MS Office
11 9 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (10.71%) VMware
11 9 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (10.71%) Service Design
12 8 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (9.52%) Incident Management
12 8 (9.52%) Project Management
12 8 (9.52%) SQL Server
12 8 (9.52%) MS Excel

ITIL
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 12 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (3.57%) IIS
4 3 (3.57%) Moodle
4 3 (3.57%) Skype for Business
4 3 (3.57%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.38%) Blackboard Learn
5 2 (2.38%) CMS
5 2 (2.38%) JBoss
6 1 (1.19%) Apache
6 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (10.71%) MS Office
2 8 (9.52%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) assyst
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.57%) Office 365
3 2 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.38%) IaaS
4 1 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.19%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.19%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.19%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.19%) PaaS
4 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.90%) Firewall
2 7 (8.33%) DNS
3 6 (7.14%) LAN
3 6 (7.14%) VPN
4 5 (5.95%) WAN
5 4 (4.76%) DHCP
6 3 (3.57%) NetScaler
6 3 (3.57%) Network Security
6 3 (3.57%) VLAN
7 2 (2.38%) IP Telephony
7 2 (2.38%) SSL
7 2 (2.38%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.38%) Wireless
8 1 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.19%) Cisco ISE
8 1 (1.19%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (1.19%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (1.19%) HTTP
8 1 (1.19%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.38%) Ant
2 2 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.38%) Maven
2 2 (2.38%) Subversion
2 2 (2.38%) WinDbg
3 1 (1.19%) Artifactory
3 1 (1.19%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (26.19%) Finance
2 11 (13.10%) Banking
3 5 (5.95%) Law
4 4 (4.76%) Retail
4 4 (4.76%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.19%) Legal
5 1 (1.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (32.14%) Analyst
2 12 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 11 (13.10%) IT Analyst
4 7 (8.33%) IT Manager
5 6 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (5.95%) Architect
6 5 (5.95%) Security Manager
6 5 (5.95%) Support Analyst
7 4 (4.76%) Administrator
7 4 (4.76%) Consultant
7 4 (4.76%) ICT Analyst
7 4 (4.76%) IT Security Manager
7 4 (4.76%) IT Support
7 4 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (4.76%) Service Manager
7 4 (4.76%) Software Asset Manager
7 4 (4.76%) Software Manager
8 3 (3.57%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) Help Desk Support
8 3 (3.57%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.38%) Middleware
2 1 (1.19%) .NET
2 1 (1.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.95%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.57%) Fat Client
3 3 (3.57%) Thin Client
3 3 (3.57%) User Experience
3 3 (3.57%) VLE
4 2 (2.38%) CESG
4 2 (2.38%) e-Learning
4 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.19%) Clustering
5 1 (1.19%) CMDB
5 1 (1.19%) DataPower
5 1 (1.19%) NHS
5 1 (1.19%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.19%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (26.19%) Windows
2 13 (15.48%) Windows 7
3 10 (11.90%) Windows Server
4 9 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (7.14%) Windows 10
7 5 (5.95%) Linux
8 3 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.19%) AIX
9 1 (1.19%) Unix
9 1 (1.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.95%) Service Management
2 16 (19.05%) ITIL V3
3 13 (15.48%) ITSM
4 12 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (14.29%) Supplier Management
5 11 (13.10%) Service Delivery
6 9 (10.71%) Service Design
7 8 (9.52%) Incident Management
7 8 (9.52%) Project Management
8 7 (8.33%) Asset Management
8 7 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (7.14%) Line Management
9 6 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (5.95%) Change Management
10 5 (5.95%) Scrum
10 5 (5.95%) TOGAF
11 4 (4.76%) Content Management
11 4 (4.76%) Mentoring
11 4 (4.76%) Migration
11 4 (4.76%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.33%) SQL
2 5 (5.95%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.38%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.38%) Java
3 2 (2.38%) Perl
3 2 (2.38%) Python
4 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (8.33%) Degree
3 6 (7.14%) CISSP
4 2 (2.38%) CISM
4 2 (2.38%) ISEB
4 2 (2.38%) MCP
4 2 (2.38%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.19%) IISP
5 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (21.43%) Disclosure Scotland
2 10 (11.90%) SLA
3 2 (2.38%) COBIT
3 2 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.14%) VMware ESX
4 5 (5.95%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (4.76%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (3.57%) XenApp
6 3 (3.57%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.19%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.19%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.19%) vSphere
8 1 (1.19%) zsh
Systems Management
1 15 (17.86%) SCCM
2 3 (3.57%) SCOM
2 3 (3.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (3.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.38%) Puppet
3 2 (2.38%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.38%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 2 (2.38%) WSUS
4 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 18 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.29%) Cisco
3 9 (10.71%) VMware
4 7 (8.33%) Citrix
5 5 (5.95%) CheckPoint
5 5 (5.95%) IBM
5 5 (5.95%) Oracle
6 4 (4.76%) Adobe
6 4 (4.76%) Symantec
7 3 (3.57%) Blackboard
7 3 (3.57%) CA
7 3 (3.57%) Juniper
7 3 (3.57%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.38%) Dell
8 2 (2.38%) F5
8 2 (2.38%) HP
8 2 (2.38%) Mitel
8 2 (2.38%) NetIQ
8 2 (2.38%) Varonis
9 1 (1.19%) ScanSafe
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago