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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 23 31 45
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +14
Contract jobs citing ITIL 84 63 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.76% 3.92% 3.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.16% 4.77% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 27 28
Median daily rate £375 £350 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £165 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £11.03 - £11.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £15.76 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+32.17% -0.72%
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
1029 1322 1008
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.85% 82.27% 78.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 690 594
Median daily rate £389 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.79% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 12
Median hourly rate £42.50 £16.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+161.53% -9.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £42.50 £22.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 70 (42.42%) Finance
2 54 (32.73%) Service Management
3 43 (26.06%) Banking
4 39 (23.64%) Windows
5 32 (19.39%) Microsoft
6 28 (16.97%) ITIL V3
7 27 (16.36%) Active Directory
8 26 (15.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 25 (15.15%) Change Management
9 25 (15.15%) Project Management
9 25 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (13.94%) ITSM
10 23 (13.94%) VMware
11 22 (13.33%) SQL
11 22 (13.33%) SCCM
12 21 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
13 20 (12.12%) Windows 7
14 19 (11.52%) Data Centre
14 19 (11.52%) Windows Server
15 18 (10.91%) Linux
16 17 (10.30%) ITIL Certification
17 16 (9.70%) Service Delivery
17 16 (9.70%) Retail
17 16 (9.70%) Disclosure Scotland
17 16 (9.70%) PowerShell
18 15 (9.09%) Service Design
19 14 (8.48%) CA
19 14 (8.48%) IBM
19 14 (8.48%) PRINCE2

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 10 (6.06%) JBoss
1 10 (6.06%) MS Exchange
2 8 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (4.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (4.24%) WebSphere
4 5 (3.03%) Skype for Business
5 4 (2.42%) GlassFish
5 4 (2.42%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.82%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (1.82%) WebSphere Process Server
7 2 (1.21%) Apache
7 2 (1.21%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.61%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.64%) MS Office
2 6 (3.64%) MS Project
3 3 (1.82%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 5 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.82%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (1.82%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.82%) Primavera
3 2 (1.21%) assyst
3 2 (1.21%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.03%) SaaS
2 2 (1.21%) Office 365
3 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.61%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.61%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.61%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.27%) DNS
2 11 (6.67%) DHCP
3 6 (3.64%) Firewall
3 6 (3.64%) SSL
4 5 (3.03%) LAN
4 5 (3.03%) SAN
4 5 (3.03%) WAN
5 3 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.21%) BIG-IP
6 2 (1.21%) SSH
7 1 (0.61%) Broadband
7 1 (0.61%) HTTP
7 1 (0.61%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.61%) LDAP
7 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.61%) VoIP
7 1 (0.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.85%) Oracle Database
1 8 (4.85%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.03%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (3.03%) Oracle Discoverer
3 4 (2.42%) SQLPlus
4 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.21%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.21%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.03%) Toad
2 4 (2.42%) Introscope
3 3 (1.82%) ClearQuest
4 2 (1.21%) Ant
4 2 (1.21%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.21%) InstallShield
4 2 (1.21%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.21%) Maven
4 2 (1.21%) MSI
4 2 (1.21%) Subversion
5 1 (0.61%) JIRA
General
1 70 (42.42%) Finance
2 43 (26.06%) Banking
3 16 (9.70%) Retail
4 12 (7.27%) Retail Banking
5 10 (6.06%) Law
6 4 (2.42%) Billing
6 4 (2.42%) Legal
7 1 (0.61%) Advertising
7 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.61%) Publishing
7 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (16.97%) Analyst
2 21 (12.73%) Service Manager
3 17 (10.30%) Administrator
4 16 (9.70%) Architect
5 15 (9.09%) IT Manager
6 14 (8.48%) Consultant
7 12 (7.27%) IT Services Manager
8 11 (6.67%) Head of IT
8 11 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
9 10 (6.06%) Systems Support
10 9 (5.45%) Systems Support Analyst
11 8 (4.85%) Service Transition Manager
11 8 (4.85%) Transition Manager
12 7 (4.24%) Service Architect
12 7 (4.24%) Support Engineer
12 7 (4.24%) Systems Administrator
13 6 (3.64%) Active Directory Specialist
13 6 (3.64%) Incident Manager
13 6 (3.64%) Infrastructure Architect
13 6 (3.64%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.85%) Java EE
2 6 (3.64%) REST
3 4 (2.42%) .NET
3 4 (2.42%) Hibernate
3 4 (2.42%) HTML
3 4 (2.42%) Struts
4 2 (1.21%) Middleware
4 2 (1.21%) SAML
4 2 (1.21%) XML
5 1 (0.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.52%) Data Centre
2 8 (4.85%) Blackberry
3 7 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.42%) Credit Risk
5 4 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.42%) Market Risk
6 2 (1.21%) Clustering
6 2 (1.21%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.21%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.21%) Statistics
6 2 (1.21%) User Experience
7 1 (0.61%) iPad
7 1 (0.61%) iPhone
7 1 (0.61%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 39 (23.64%) Windows
2 26 (15.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (12.12%) Windows 7
3 20 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (11.52%) Windows Server
5 18 (10.91%) Linux
6 12 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (5.45%) Windows 10
9 8 (4.85%) Unix
10 4 (2.42%) AIX
11 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.61%) CentOS
11 1 (0.61%) HPUX
11 1 (0.61%) Solaris
11 1 (0.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (32.73%) Service Management
2 28 (16.97%) ITIL V3
3 25 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (15.15%) Change Management
3 25 (15.15%) Project Management
4 23 (13.94%) ITSM
5 21 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (9.70%) Service Delivery
7 15 (9.09%) Service Design
8 14 (8.48%) PRINCE2
8 14 (8.48%) Risk Management
8 14 (8.48%) Supplier Management
9 12 (7.27%) Open Source
9 12 (7.27%) TOGAF
10 11 (6.67%) Configuration Management
10 11 (6.67%) Migration
11 10 (6.06%) Continuous Delivery
11 10 (6.06%) Incident Management
11 10 (6.06%) Performance Management
12 9 (5.45%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 22 (13.33%) SQL
2 16 (9.70%) PowerShell
3 8 (4.85%) Python
3 8 (4.85%) VBScript
4 7 (4.24%) C#
4 7 (4.24%) Java
5 4 (2.42%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.42%) Perl
5 4 (2.42%) PHP
6 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (10.30%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (3.64%) Degree
3 5 (3.03%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.42%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.21%) MCP
5 2 (1.21%) PMP
6 1 (0.61%) HND
6 1 (0.61%) IISP
6 1 (0.61%) ISEB
6 1 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.61%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 9 (5.45%) PCI DSS
3 8 (4.85%) COBIT
4 7 (4.24%) SLA
5 6 (3.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 27 (16.36%) Active Directory
2 11 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.85%) XenApp
4 6 (3.64%) XenDesktop
5 5 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (3.03%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.82%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.21%) vCloud
7 2 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.21%) vSphere
8 1 (0.61%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.61%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.61%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 22 (13.33%) SCCM
2 9 (5.45%) SCOM
3 8 (4.85%) Tivoli
4 5 (3.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (2.42%) CA Wily
6 3 (1.82%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (1.82%) Puppet
6 3 (1.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (1.21%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (1.21%) Hyperic
7 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (1.21%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (1.21%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 2 (1.21%) WSUS
8 1 (0.61%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.61%) vRealize
Vendors
1 32 (19.39%) Microsoft
2 23 (13.94%) VMware
3 14 (8.48%) CA
3 14 (8.48%) IBM
3 14 (8.48%) Oracle
3 14 (8.48%) ServiceNow
4 12 (7.27%) Citrix
5 11 (6.67%) Cisco
6 5 (3.03%) HP
6 5 (3.03%) Remedy
6 5 (3.03%) Symantec
7 4 (2.42%) Brocade
7 4 (2.42%) Genesys
7 4 (2.42%) Nimsoft
7 4 (2.42%) Verint
8 3 (1.82%) FrontRange
8 3 (1.82%) Intel Security
8 3 (1.82%) Planview
8 3 (1.82%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.82%) Splunk
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