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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 30 28 38
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Contract jobs citing ITIL 48 82 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.63% 4.85% 3.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.73% 5.88% 4.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 38 27
Median daily rate £338 £350 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +52.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £218 £114
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £488 £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Median hourly rate £13.55 - £12.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.53 - £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.86 - £15.77
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.33 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-13.44% +9.89%
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
837 1394 905
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 80.79% 82.44% 76.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 745 531
Median daily rate £389 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.46% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 10
Median hourly rate £43.00 £15.75 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+173.01% -0.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.41 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.38 £31.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 52 (37.96%) Finance
2 41 (29.93%) Banking
2 41 (29.93%) Service Management
3 29 (21.17%) Windows
4 22 (16.06%) Microsoft
5 21 (15.33%) Active Directory
5 21 (15.33%) SQL
6 20 (14.60%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (13.87%) Project Management
8 18 (13.14%) ITIL Certification
8 18 (13.14%) ITIL V3
9 17 (12.41%) Windows Server
9 17 (12.41%) Change Management
10 16 (11.68%) Windows 7
10 16 (11.68%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (10.95%) IBM
11 15 (10.95%) Linux
11 15 (10.95%) VMware
11 15 (10.95%) SCCM
12 14 (10.22%) Retail
12 14 (10.22%) Oracle
12 14 (10.22%) ITSM
12 14 (10.22%) Data Centre
13 13 (9.49%) Service Design
13 13 (9.49%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (8.76%) Incident Management
14 12 (8.76%) Disclosure Scotland
14 12 (8.76%) PowerShell
15 11 (8.03%) Windows Server 2008
15 11 (8.03%) CA

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 7 (5.11%) JBoss
1 7 (5.11%) WebSphere
2 6 (4.38%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.92%) GlassFish
3 4 (2.92%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.19%) Apache
4 3 (2.19%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.19%) Skype for Business
4 3 (2.19%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (2.19%) WebSphere Process Server
5 2 (1.46%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.73%) CMS
6 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (4.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.65%) MS Office
3 4 (2.92%) MS Project
4 3 (2.19%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 5 (3.65%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.19%) Primavera
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.46%) SaaS
2 1 (0.73%) Basecamp
2 1 (0.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.57%) DNS
2 8 (5.84%) DHCP
3 7 (5.11%) Firewall
4 6 (4.38%) LAN
4 6 (4.38%) SSL
5 5 (3.65%) WAN
6 4 (2.92%) SAN
7 3 (2.19%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.46%) BIG-IP
8 2 (1.46%) SSH
8 2 (1.46%) VoIP
9 1 (0.73%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.73%) LDAP
9 1 (0.73%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.73%) VLAN
9 1 (0.73%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.11%) Oracle Database
1 7 (5.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.65%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (3.65%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (3.65%) Oracle Discoverer
3 4 (2.92%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.92%) SQLPlus
4 3 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.46%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.73%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.65%) Toad
2 4 (2.92%) Introscope
3 3 (2.19%) ClearQuest
4 2 (1.46%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.46%) HP UFT
4 2 (1.46%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.73%) Ant
5 1 (0.73%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.73%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.73%) JIRA
5 1 (0.73%) Maven
5 1 (0.73%) Subversion
5 1 (0.73%) TeamCity
General
1 52 (37.96%) Finance
2 41 (29.93%) Banking
3 14 (10.22%) Retail
4 11 (8.03%) Retail Banking
5 10 (7.30%) Law
6 4 (2.92%) Legal
7 2 (1.46%) Billing
8 1 (0.73%) Advertising
8 1 (0.73%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.73%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (21.17%) Analyst
2 16 (11.68%) Administrator
3 14 (10.22%) Service Manager
4 12 (8.76%) Architect
4 12 (8.76%) Systems Analyst
5 11 (8.03%) Consultant
6 9 (6.57%) Head of IT
7 8 (5.84%) IT Manager
7 8 (5.84%) Systems Support
8 7 (5.11%) Service Architect
8 7 (5.11%) Support Engineer
8 7 (5.11%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (5.11%) Systems Support Analyst
9 6 (4.38%) Infrastructure Architect
9 6 (4.38%) IT Services Manager
9 6 (4.38%) Service Transition Manager
9 6 (4.38%) Transition Manager
10 5 (3.65%) Help Desk Assistant
10 5 (3.65%) Service Analyst
10 5 (3.65%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.38%) REST
2 4 (2.92%) Hibernate
2 4 (2.92%) HTML
2 4 (2.92%) Java EE
2 4 (2.92%) Struts
3 2 (1.46%) SAML
3 2 (1.46%) XML
4 1 (0.73%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.22%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.65%) Blackberry
3 4 (2.92%) Credit Risk
3 4 (2.92%) Market Risk
4 3 (2.19%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.46%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (1.46%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.46%) Statistics
6 1 (0.73%) Clustering
6 1 (0.73%) DataPower
6 1 (0.73%) iPad
6 1 (0.73%) iPhone
6 1 (0.73%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (21.17%) Windows
2 17 (12.41%) Windows Server
3 16 (11.68%) Windows 7
3 16 (11.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (10.95%) Linux
5 11 (8.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (8.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (5.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (5.84%) Unix
7 6 (4.38%) AIX
7 6 (4.38%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.46%) HPUX
8 2 (1.46%) Solaris
8 2 (1.46%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.73%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (29.93%) Service Management
2 20 (14.60%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (13.87%) Project Management
4 18 (13.14%) ITIL V3
5 17 (12.41%) Change Management
6 14 (10.22%) ITSM
7 13 (9.49%) Service Design
7 13 (9.49%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (8.76%) Incident Management
9 11 (8.03%) PRINCE2
9 11 (8.03%) Risk Management
10 10 (7.30%) Service Delivery
11 9 (6.57%) Configuration Management
12 8 (5.84%) Migration
12 8 (5.84%) Supplier Management
13 6 (4.38%) API Development
13 6 (4.38%) Continuous Delivery
13 6 (4.38%) DevOps
13 6 (4.38%) Open Source
13 6 (4.38%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (15.33%) SQL
2 12 (8.76%) PowerShell
3 8 (5.84%) VBScript
4 7 (5.11%) C#
4 7 (5.11%) Java
5 5 (3.65%) Python
6 4 (2.92%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.92%) PHP
7 3 (2.19%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.73%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.73%) Perl
8 1 (0.73%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.73%) VB
8 1 (0.73%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (13.14%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (3.65%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.92%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.19%) Degree
4 3 (2.19%) PMP
5 2 (1.46%) HND
5 2 (1.46%) ISEB
6 1 (0.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.73%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.76%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (5.84%) PCI DSS
3 6 (4.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (4.38%) SLA
4 2 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.73%) COBIT
System Software
1 21 (15.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.92%) VMware ESX
3 4 (2.92%) XenApp
3 4 (2.92%) XenDesktop
4 3 (2.19%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.46%) vCloud
5 2 (1.46%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (1.46%) vSphere
6 1 (0.73%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.73%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.73%) zsh
Systems Management
1 15 (10.95%) SCCM
2 9 (6.57%) Tivoli
3 7 (5.11%) SCOM
4 4 (2.92%) CA Wily
5 3 (2.19%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (2.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (2.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (2.19%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 2 (1.46%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.46%) Hyperic
6 2 (1.46%) WSUS
7 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.73%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.73%) Puppet
7 1 (0.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.73%) vRealize
Vendors
1 22 (16.06%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.95%) IBM
2 15 (10.95%) VMware
3 14 (10.22%) Oracle
4 11 (8.03%) CA
5 9 (6.57%) ServiceNow
6 8 (5.84%) Cisco
7 7 (5.11%) Citrix
8 5 (3.65%) HP
9 4 (2.92%) Adobe
9 4 (2.92%) Genesys
9 4 (2.92%) Nimsoft
9 4 (2.92%) Verint
10 3 (2.19%) Brocade
10 3 (2.19%) Mitel
10 3 (2.19%) NetIQ
10 3 (2.19%) Niku
10 3 (2.19%) Planview
10 3 (2.19%) Symantec
11 2 (1.46%) AppSense
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
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