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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 23 39 44
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +5
Contract jobs citing ITIL 89 53 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.69% 3.65% 2.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.09% 4.48% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 23 21
Median daily rate £425 £300 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -30.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £115 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £448 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £11.03 £12.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.08% -52.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.33 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+37.61% -3.12%
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
1100 1183 1025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.71% 81.42% 78.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 600 613 620
Median daily rate £400 £375 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 18
Median hourly rate £15.82 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.92% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.52 £12.35 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 1 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 1 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 71 (44.38%) Finance
2 58 (36.25%) Service Management
3 41 (25.63%) Windows
4 36 (22.50%) Microsoft
5 35 (21.88%) Banking
6 31 (19.38%) Project Management
7 30 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (18.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 28 (17.50%) Active Directory
10 27 (16.88%) SCCM
11 25 (15.63%) ITIL V3
12 24 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 23 (14.38%) VMware
13 23 (14.38%) Windows Server 2008
14 22 (13.75%) Windows Server
14 22 (13.75%) ITSM
14 22 (13.75%) Change Management
14 22 (13.75%) SQL
15 20 (12.50%) CA
16 19 (11.88%) Windows 7
16 19 (11.88%) ServiceNow
17 18 (11.25%) PowerShell
18 16 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
18 16 (10.00%) Service Delivery
19 15 (9.38%) Oracle
19 15 (9.38%) Linux
19 15 (9.38%) PRINCE2
19 15 (9.38%) Citrix
19 15 (9.38%) Data Centre
19 15 (9.38%) Service Design

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 (7.50%) MS Exchange
2 10 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (5.63%) JBoss
4 8 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (3.75%) Skype for Business
5 6 (3.75%) WebSphere
6 5 (3.13%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.50%) GlassFish
8 3 (1.88%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.25%) Apache
9 2 (1.25%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (1.25%) WebSphere Process Server
10 1 (0.63%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.38%) MS Office
3 3 (1.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.88%) assyst
2 3 (1.88%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (1.88%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.25%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.25%) SaaS
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.63%) Basecamp
2 1 (0.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.13%) DNS
2 11 (6.88%) DHCP
3 6 (3.75%) Firewall
4 5 (3.13%) SSL
5 4 (2.50%) LAN
5 4 (2.50%) WAN
6 2 (1.25%) BIG-IP
6 2 (1.25%) SAN
6 2 (1.25%) SSH
6 2 (1.25%) VPN
6 2 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.63%) Broadband
7 1 (0.63%) HTTP
7 1 (0.63%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.63%) LDAP
7 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.00%) Oracle Database
1 8 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.13%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (3.13%) Oracle Discoverer
3 4 (2.50%) SQLPlus
4 3 (1.88%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (3.13%) Toad
2 4 (2.50%) Introscope
3 3 (1.88%) Ant
3 3 (1.88%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.88%) Maven
3 3 (1.88%) Subversion
4 2 (1.25%) ClearQuest
4 2 (1.25%) InstallShield
4 2 (1.25%) MSI
5 1 (0.63%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.63%) JIRA
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
General
1 71 (44.38%) Finance
2 35 (21.88%) Banking
3 10 (6.25%) Retail
4 7 (4.38%) Retail Banking
5 6 (3.75%) Law
6 4 (2.50%) Legal
7 3 (1.88%) Billing
8 1 (0.63%) Advertising
8 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.63%) Publishing
8 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (15.00%) Analyst
2 22 (13.75%) Service Manager
3 16 (10.00%) Architect
4 15 (9.38%) Consultant
5 14 (8.75%) IT Manager
6 12 (7.50%) Administrator
6 12 (7.50%) IT Services Manager
6 12 (7.50%) Systems Analyst
7 11 (6.88%) Head of IT
7 11 (6.88%) Systems Support
8 10 (6.25%) Systems Support Analyst
9 8 (5.00%) Engagement Manager
9 8 (5.00%) Service Transition Manager
9 8 (5.00%) Transition Manager
10 7 (4.38%) IT Support
10 7 (4.38%) Service Architect
11 6 (3.75%) Active Directory Engineer
11 6 (3.75%) Active Directory Specialist
11 6 (3.75%) Infrastructure Architect
11 6 (3.75%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.00%) Java EE
2 6 (3.75%) REST
3 5 (3.13%) HTML
4 4 (2.50%) .NET
4 4 (2.50%) Hibernate
4 4 (2.50%) Struts
5 3 (1.88%) Middleware
6 2 (1.25%) SAML
7 1 (0.63%) J2EE
7 1 (0.63%) jQuery
7 1 (0.63%) Spring
7 1 (0.63%) Web Services
7 1 (0.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.38%) Data Centre
2 9 (5.63%) Blackberry
3 6 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.50%) Credit Risk
4 4 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.50%) Market Risk
5 3 (1.88%) Clustering
6 2 (1.25%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.25%) User Experience
7 1 (0.63%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.63%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.63%) iPad
7 1 (0.63%) iPhone
7 1 (0.63%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.63%) Statistics
7 1 (0.63%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 41 (25.63%) Windows
2 29 (18.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (14.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (13.75%) Windows Server
5 19 (11.88%) Windows 7
6 15 (9.38%) Linux
7 13 (8.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (5.63%) Windows 10
9 8 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (4.38%) Unix
11 2 (1.25%) AIX
12 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.63%) CentOS
12 1 (0.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (36.25%) Service Management
2 31 (19.38%) Project Management
3 30 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (15.63%) ITIL V3
5 24 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (13.75%) Change Management
6 22 (13.75%) ITSM
7 16 (10.00%) Service Delivery
8 15 (9.38%) PRINCE2
8 15 (9.38%) Service Design
9 13 (8.13%) Open Source
9 13 (8.13%) Risk Management
9 13 (8.13%) SDLC
9 13 (8.13%) Supplier Management
10 12 (7.50%) Waterfall
11 11 (6.88%) Configuration Management
11 11 (6.88%) Incident Management
11 11 (6.88%) TOGAF
12 10 (6.25%) Migration
12 10 (6.25%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (13.75%) SQL
2 18 (11.25%) PowerShell
3 9 (5.63%) Python
3 9 (5.63%) VBScript
4 8 (5.00%) Java
5 7 (4.38%) C#
6 5 (3.13%) JavaScript
6 5 (3.13%) Perl
7 4 (2.50%) PHP
8 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (8.75%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (3.13%) Degree
2 5 (3.13%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.88%) MCP
5 2 (1.25%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.25%) PMP
6 1 (0.63%) HND
6 1 (0.63%) IISP
6 1 (0.63%) ISEB
6 1 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 9 (5.63%) PCI DSS
3 8 (5.00%) COBIT
4 7 (4.38%) SLA
5 6 (3.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (1.88%) QA
System Software
1 28 (17.50%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (5.63%) XenApp
3 7 (4.38%) VMware ESX
4 6 (3.75%) XenDesktop
5 5 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (1.88%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.25%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.63%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.63%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (16.88%) SCCM
2 13 (8.13%) SCOM
3 7 (4.38%) Tivoli
4 6 (3.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 5 (3.13%) WSUS
6 4 (2.50%) CA Wily
7 3 (1.88%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (1.88%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (1.88%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (1.88%) Puppet
7 3 (1.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (1.25%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (1.25%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 1 (0.63%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 36 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 23 (14.38%) VMware
3 20 (12.50%) CA
4 19 (11.88%) ServiceNow
5 15 (9.38%) Citrix
5 15 (9.38%) Oracle
6 12 (7.50%) IBM
7 11 (6.88%) HP
8 10 (6.25%) Remedy
9 9 (5.63%) Cisco
10 6 (3.75%) Symantec
11 4 (2.50%) AppSense
11 4 (2.50%) Genesys
11 4 (2.50%) Nimsoft
11 4 (2.50%) Verint
12 3 (1.88%) FrontRange
12 3 (1.88%) Intel Security
12 3 (1.88%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.88%) Splunk
13 2 (1.25%) NetIQ
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