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 5 May 2016 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 29 25 45
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +20
Contract jobs citing ITIL 78 73 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.18% 4.99% 2.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.33% 6.21% 3.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 32 14
Median daily rate £438 £288 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.17% -26.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £115 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £449 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £20.50 £14.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.42% -28.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.41 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.33% -6.06%
ITIL
Scotland

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
1233 1175 940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.82% 80.31% 75.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 707 667 545
Median daily rate £413 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 17
Median hourly rate £20.50 £35.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.42% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £13.85 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £180.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

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 5 May 2016.

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 5 May 2016, 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 65 (46.76%) Finance
2 52 (37.41%) Service Management
3 37 (26.62%) Windows
4 35 (25.18%) Project Management
4 35 (25.18%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (21.58%) Microsoft
6 28 (20.14%) Banking
7 26 (18.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (16.55%) Active Directory
8 23 (16.55%) SCCM
9 22 (15.83%) Waterfall
9 22 (15.83%) ServiceNow
10 20 (14.39%) VMware
10 20 (14.39%) CA
11 19 (13.67%) SDLC
11 19 (13.67%) ITIL V3
11 19 (13.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 18 (12.95%) HP
13 17 (12.23%) PRINCE2
13 17 (12.23%) Change Management
13 17 (12.23%) Release Management
13 17 (12.23%) Disclosure Scotland
14 16 (11.51%) Windows Server
14 16 (11.51%) Windows Server 2008
15 15 (10.79%) SaaS
15 15 (10.79%) Scrum
15 15 (10.79%) ITSM
15 15 (10.79%) Remedy
15 15 (10.79%) SQL
16 14 (10.07%) Oracle

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 11 (7.91%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.47%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (6.47%) JBoss
3 7 (5.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (3.60%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.88%) GlassFish
5 4 (2.88%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.16%) IIS
6 3 (2.16%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.16%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.44%) Apache
7 2 (1.44%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 14 (10.07%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.04%) MS Office
3 3 (2.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.60%) assyst
2 4 (2.88%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.44%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (1.44%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.44%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.79%) SaaS
2 3 (2.16%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.16%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.16%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (2.16%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.72%) Basecamp
3 1 (0.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.76%) DNS
2 6 (4.32%) Firewall
3 5 (3.60%) SSL
4 4 (2.88%) DHCP
4 4 (2.88%) VPN
5 3 (2.16%) HTTP
5 3 (2.16%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.16%) WAN
6 2 (1.44%) BIG-IP
6 2 (1.44%) Broadband
6 2 (1.44%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (1.44%) SSH
7 1 (0.72%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.72%) LAN
7 1 (0.72%) LDAP
7 1 (0.72%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.32%) Oracle Database
1 6 (4.32%) Relational Database
2 5 (3.60%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.88%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (2.88%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (2.88%) Oracle Discoverer
3 4 (2.88%) SQLPlus
4 3 (2.16%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.88%) Introscope
1 4 (2.88%) Toad
2 3 (2.16%) Ant
2 3 (2.16%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.16%) Maven
2 3 (2.16%) Subversion
3 2 (1.44%) InstallShield
3 2 (1.44%) MSI
3 2 (1.44%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (1.44%) Oracle Forms
General
1 65 (46.76%) Finance
2 28 (20.14%) Banking
3 6 (4.32%) Retail
4 4 (2.88%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.44%) Billing
5 2 (1.44%) Legal
6 1 (0.72%) Law
6 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (12.23%) Service Manager
2 13 (9.35%) Architect
2 13 (9.35%) IT Manager
3 12 (8.63%) IT Services Manager
4 11 (7.91%) Analyst
4 11 (7.91%) Engagement Manager
5 10 (7.19%) Consultant
6 8 (5.76%) Administrator
6 8 (5.76%) Head of IT
7 7 (5.04%) IT Support
7 7 (5.04%) Service Transition Manager
7 7 (5.04%) Systems Support
7 7 (5.04%) Transition Manager
8 6 (4.32%) Environment Manager
8 6 (4.32%) Support Engineer
8 6 (4.32%) Systems Analyst
8 6 (4.32%) Systems Support Analyst
9 5 (3.60%) Applications Specialist
10 4 (2.88%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (2.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.76%) Java EE
2 7 (5.04%) REST
3 6 (4.32%) HTML
3 6 (4.32%) Web Services
4 5 (3.60%) .NET
5 4 (2.88%) Hibernate
5 4 (2.88%) Struts
5 4 (2.88%) XML
6 3 (2.16%) Middleware
6 3 (2.16%) SOAP
7 2 (1.44%) J2EE
7 2 (1.44%) jQuery
7 2 (1.44%) SAML
7 2 (1.44%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.07%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.04%) Blackberry
3 5 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.16%) Clustering
4 3 (2.16%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.44%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.44%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.44%) Market Risk
5 2 (1.44%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.44%) User Experience
6 1 (0.72%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.72%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 37 (26.62%) Windows
2 19 (13.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (11.51%) Windows Server
3 16 (11.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (10.07%) Windows 7
5 13 (9.35%) Linux
6 8 (5.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (5.04%) Unix
8 6 (4.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (3.60%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.72%) CentOS
10 1 (0.72%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (37.41%) Service Management
2 35 (25.18%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (25.18%) Project Management
3 26 (18.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (15.83%) Waterfall
5 19 (13.67%) ITIL V3
5 19 (13.67%) SDLC
6 17 (12.23%) Change Management
6 17 (12.23%) PRINCE2
6 17 (12.23%) Release Management
7 15 (10.79%) ITSM
7 15 (10.79%) Scrum
8 14 (10.07%) Change Control
8 14 (10.07%) Configuration Management
9 13 (9.35%) Continuous Delivery
9 13 (9.35%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (9.35%) Open Source
9 13 (9.35%) Resource Management
10 11 (7.91%) Line Management
11 10 (7.19%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.79%) SQL
2 11 (7.91%) Java
2 11 (7.91%) PowerShell
3 9 (6.47%) Python
4 6 (4.32%) JavaScript
4 6 (4.32%) VBScript
5 5 (3.60%) C#
5 5 (3.60%) Perl
6 4 (2.88%) PHP
7 2 (1.44%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.72%) VB
8 1 (0.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (6.47%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (4.32%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.60%) Degree
3 5 (3.60%) MCP
3 5 (3.60%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.16%) IISP
4 3 (2.16%) ISEB
4 3 (2.16%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.23%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (5.76%) SLA
3 7 (5.04%) COBIT
4 5 (3.60%) PCI DSS
4 5 (3.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (2.16%) QA
6 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (16.55%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.04%) VMware ESX
4 6 (4.32%) XenApp
5 3 (2.16%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.16%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.44%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.44%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.72%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (16.55%) SCCM
2 10 (7.19%) SCOM
3 6 (4.32%) WSUS
4 4 (2.88%) CA Wily
4 4 (2.88%) Tivoli
5 3 (2.16%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (2.16%) Puppet
5 3 (2.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (1.44%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.72%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 30 (21.58%) Microsoft
2 22 (15.83%) ServiceNow
3 20 (14.39%) CA
3 20 (14.39%) VMware
4 18 (12.95%) HP
5 15 (10.79%) Remedy
6 14 (10.07%) Oracle
7 12 (8.63%) Citrix
8 10 (7.19%) Cisco
9 9 (6.47%) IBM
10 4 (2.88%) AppSense
10 4 (2.88%) Genesys
10 4 (2.88%) Verint
11 3 (2.16%) FrontRange
11 3 (2.16%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.16%) Symantec
12 2 (1.44%) Brocade
12 2 (1.44%) Cognizant
12 2 (1.44%) F5
13 1 (0.72%) Nimsoft
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