The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills 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 over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 34 41 37
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs citing ITIL 43 32 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.61% 2.88% 2.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.83% 4.00% 4.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 4 13
Average daily rate
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£230 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.85% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £175 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £403 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 £17.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.94 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-8.92% +16.66%
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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
891 800 731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 74.81% 71.88% 68.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 381 355
Average daily rate £400 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 22
Average hourly rate £15.77 £19.00 £17.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.00% +8.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £5.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing ITIL 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.

1 33 (39.29%) Windows
2 27 (32.14%) Finance
3 19 (22.62%) MS Office
4 18 (21.43%) Service Management
5 17 (20.24%) ITIL Certification
6 15 (17.86%) Microsoft
7 14 (16.67%) Project Management
8 13 (15.48%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (15.48%) Active Directory
9 12 (14.29%) Linux
9 12 (14.29%) MS Excel
10 11 (13.10%) Windows XP
10 11 (13.10%) SLA
10 11 (13.10%) Configuration Management
10 11 (13.10%) Windows 7
11 10 (11.90%) Service Delivery
11 10 (11.90%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (10.71%) MS Visio
12 9 (10.71%) MS Exchange
13 8 (9.52%) HP
13 8 (9.52%) DSDM
13 8 (9.52%) Scrum
13 8 (9.52%) Waterfall
13 8 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (8.33%) Hyper-V
14 7 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
14 7 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (8.33%) SOAP

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing ITIL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (10.71%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.95%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.19%) Lync
5 1 (1.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.19%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.19%) Apache
5 1 (1.19%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (22.62%) MS Office
2 12 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 9 (10.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) assyst
1 1 (1.19%) Sage 300 ERP
1 1 (1.19%) HiPortfolio
1 1 (1.19%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.19%) Heroku
1 1 (1.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.14%) SAN
1 6 (7.14%) DNS
1 6 (7.14%) Intranet
2 5 (5.95%) DHCP
3 4 (4.76%) HTTP
3 4 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.76%) LAN
4 3 (3.57%) Network Security
4 3 (3.57%) Firewall
4 3 (3.57%) WAN
5 2 (2.38%) VPN
5 2 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (2.38%) MPLS
5 2 (2.38%) VLAN
6 1 (1.19%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.19%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (1.19%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.19%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.19%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (1.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.95%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Maven
1 1 (1.19%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.19%) Hudson
1 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.19%) Ant
General
1 27 (32.14%) Finance
2 6 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (2.38%) Marketing
3 2 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (27.38%) Analyst
2 11 (13.10%) Architect
3 10 (11.90%) Service Analyst
4 9 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (9.52%) Business Analyst
6 7 (8.33%) Service Manager
7 6 (7.14%) Administrator
8 5 (5.95%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (5.95%) Desktop Support
8 5 (5.95%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (5.95%) Support Analyst
8 5 (5.95%) Services Delivery Manager
9 4 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
10 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
10 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.57%) Developer
10 3 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.33%) SOAP
1 7 (8.33%) Web Services
1 7 (8.33%) XML
2 4 (4.76%) REST
3 3 (3.57%) JSON
3 3 (3.57%) RESTful
3 3 (3.57%) HTML5
3 3 (3.57%) CSS3
3 3 (3.57%) CSS
3 3 (3.57%) HTML
4 2 (2.38%) X-Windows
5 1 (1.19%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.14%) CMDB
2 3 (3.57%) Open Source
3 2 (2.38%) Thin Client
3 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.38%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.38%) FMCG
3 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.38%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.19%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.19%) iPad
4 1 (1.19%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 33 (39.29%) Windows
2 12 (14.29%) Linux
3 11 (13.10%) Windows XP
3 11 (13.10%) Windows 7
4 8 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.95%) Mac OS X
7 4 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.57%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.38%) UNIX
9 2 (2.38%) SUSE
9 2 (2.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.43%) Service Management
2 14 (16.67%) Project Management
3 13 (15.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (13.10%) Configuration Management
5 10 (11.90%) Service Delivery
5 10 (11.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (9.52%) DSDM
6 8 (9.52%) Scrum
6 8 (9.52%) Waterfall
6 8 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
7 6 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (5.95%) TOGAF
8 5 (5.95%) System Testing
8 5 (5.95%) Mentoring
8 5 (5.95%) Migration
8 5 (5.95%) ITSM
8 5 (5.95%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.57%) JavaScript
1 3 (3.57%) VBA
2 2 (2.38%) Perl
2 2 (2.38%) C-shell
2 2 (2.38%) Korn
3 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.19%) SQL
3 1 (1.19%) Java
3 1 (1.19%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (20.24%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.76%) MCSE
4 2 (2.38%) MCP
4 2 (2.38%) CCNA
4 2 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.38%) PMP
4 2 (2.38%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.38%) A+ Certification
4 2 (2.38%) ACCA
4 2 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (2.38%) Degree
4 2 (2.38%) MCDST
4 2 (2.38%) MCITP
4 2 (2.38%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.19%) CIMA
5 1 (1.19%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.10%) SLA
2 4 (4.76%) COBIT
3 1 (1.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (15.48%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 6 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.38%) vSphere
4 2 (2.38%) XenApp
4 2 (2.38%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.19%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) Tivoli
1 4 (4.76%) SCCM
2 3 (3.57%) SCOM
3 2 (2.38%) OpenView
3 2 (2.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (2.38%) nmon
3 2 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.38%) Vagrant
3 2 (2.38%) Puppet
4 1 (1.19%) WSUS
4 1 (1.19%) Ganglia
4 1 (1.19%) StatsD
4 1 (1.19%) Nagios
4 1 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.19%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.19%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 15 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.52%) HP
3 6 (7.14%) Citrix
3 6 (7.14%) VMware
4 4 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.76%) Splunk
5 3 (3.57%) Symantec
5 3 (3.57%) Cisco
5 3 (3.57%) Oracle
6 1 (1.19%) Altiris
6 1 (1.19%) Vizioncore
6 1 (1.19%) Charles River
6 1 (1.19%) AppSense
6 1 (1.19%) Avaya
6 1 (1.19%) CA
6 1 (1.19%) CommVault
6 1 (1.19%) Lotus
6 1 (1.19%) Apple
6 1 (1.19%) Sage
6 1 (1.19%) Dell
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