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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 36 32 40
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Contract jobs citing ITIL 35 67 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.86% 4.48% 3.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.76% 5.44% 4.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 27 20
Median daily rate £350 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £180 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £474 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £14.93 - £15.77
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
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
735 1232 1113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.04% 82.30% 76.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 615 613
Median daily rate £413 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 4
Median hourly rate £43.00 £19.02 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+126.07% -15.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.38 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 30 (29.13%) Service Management
2 28 (27.18%) Banking
3 27 (26.21%) Active Directory
4 26 (25.24%) Windows
4 26 (25.24%) Finance
5 21 (20.39%) ITIL Certification
6 20 (19.42%) Microsoft
7 18 (17.48%) Windows 7
8 16 (15.53%) ITIL V3
9 14 (13.59%) Project Management
9 14 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (12.62%) Data Centre
10 13 (12.62%) Disclosure Scotland
11 12 (11.65%) Service Design
11 12 (11.65%) VMware
12 11 (10.68%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (10.68%) Law
12 11 (10.68%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (9.71%) Change Management
13 10 (9.71%) Cisco
13 10 (9.71%) IBM
13 10 (9.71%) MS Exchange
13 10 (9.71%) Linux
13 10 (9.71%) SQL
13 10 (9.71%) PRINCE2
13 10 (9.71%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (9.71%) SCCM
13 10 (9.71%) Windows Server
14 9 (8.74%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (8.74%) ITSM

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 (9.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (3.88%) Skype for Business
5 3 (2.91%) JBoss
6 2 (1.94%) IIS
6 2 (1.94%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.94%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.94%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.94%) WebSphere Process Server
7 1 (0.97%) Apache
7 1 (0.97%) CMS
7 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (5.83%) MS Excel
1 6 (5.83%) MS Office
2 3 (2.91%) MS Project
2 3 (2.91%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Primavera
2 1 (0.97%) assyst
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.88%) Office 365
2 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.91%) SaaS
3 2 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.94%) IaaS
4 1 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.97%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.97%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.97%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.77%) DNS
1 8 (7.77%) LAN
2 6 (5.83%) DHCP
2 6 (5.83%) Firewall
2 6 (5.83%) WAN
3 5 (4.85%) VPN
4 4 (3.88%) SAN
4 4 (3.88%) SSL
5 3 (2.91%) VLAN
6 2 (1.94%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.94%) VoIP
6 2 (1.94%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.97%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.97%) HTTP
7 1 (0.97%) Network Security
7 1 (0.97%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.91%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.94%) ClearCase
1 2 (1.94%) ClearQuest
1 2 (1.94%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.94%) HP UFT
1 2 (1.94%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.94%) WinDbg
2 1 (0.97%) Ant
2 1 (0.97%) Artifactory
2 1 (0.97%) Maven
2 1 (0.97%) Subversion
2 1 (0.97%) TeamCity
General
1 28 (27.18%) Banking
2 26 (25.24%) Finance
3 11 (10.68%) Law
4 7 (6.80%) Retail
5 6 (5.83%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.97%) Billing
6 1 (0.97%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.97%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (27.18%) Analyst
2 13 (12.62%) Administrator
3 11 (10.68%) Systems Analyst
4 10 (9.71%) Architect
5 9 (8.74%) IT Analyst
6 7 (6.80%) Service Architect
7 6 (5.83%) Service Manager
8 5 (4.85%) Help Desk Assistant
8 5 (4.85%) IT Support
8 5 (4.85%) Service Analyst
8 5 (4.85%) Software Asset Manager
8 5 (4.85%) Software Manager
9 4 (3.88%) Change Manager
9 4 (3.88%) Desktop Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (3.88%) Monitoring Analyst
9 4 (3.88%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (3.88%) Support Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) Tivoli Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.94%) XML
2 1 (0.97%) Middleware
2 1 (0.97%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.62%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.83%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.91%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.94%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.97%) Clustering
5 1 (0.97%) CMDB
5 1 (0.97%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.97%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (0.97%) DataPower
5 1 (0.97%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.97%) iPad
5 1 (0.97%) iPhone
5 1 (0.97%) NHS
5 1 (0.97%) Statistics
5 1 (0.97%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.97%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (25.24%) Windows
2 18 (17.48%) Windows 7
3 10 (9.71%) Linux
3 10 (9.71%) Windows Server
3 10 (9.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (8.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (7.77%) Windows 10
6 6 (5.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (4.85%) AIX
8 3 (2.91%) Unix
9 2 (1.94%) HPUX
9 2 (1.94%) Solaris
9 2 (1.94%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (29.13%) Service Management
2 16 (15.53%) ITIL V3
3 14 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (13.59%) Project Management
4 12 (11.65%) Service Design
5 11 (10.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (9.71%) Change Management
6 10 (9.71%) PRINCE2
7 9 (8.74%) ITSM
8 8 (7.77%) Service Delivery
9 6 (5.83%) Incident Management
10 5 (4.85%) Data Protection
10 5 (4.85%) Mentoring
10 5 (4.85%) Risk Management
10 5 (4.85%) Supplier Management
11 4 (3.88%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (3.88%) DevOps
11 4 (3.88%) Regression Testing
11 4 (3.88%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (3.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.71%) SQL
2 7 (6.80%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.91%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.94%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.94%) Java
4 2 (1.94%) VBScript
5 1 (0.97%) Perl
5 1 (0.97%) Python
5 1 (0.97%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (20.39%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (3.88%) Degree
2 4 (3.88%) ISEB
3 3 (2.91%) PMP
4 2 (1.94%) HND
4 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.97%) IISP
5 1 (0.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.97%) MCP
5 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.97%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.62%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (7.77%) SLA
3 1 (0.97%) COBIT
3 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.97%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (26.21%) Active Directory
2 11 (10.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.80%) VMware ESX
4 4 (3.88%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (3.88%) XenApp
4 4 (3.88%) XenDesktop
5 3 (2.91%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.94%) vCloud
6 2 (1.94%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.94%) vSphere
7 1 (0.97%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.97%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.97%) zsh
Systems Management
1 10 (9.71%) SCCM
2 7 (6.80%) SCOM
3 6 (5.83%) Tivoli
4 4 (3.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 4 (3.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (1.94%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.94%) Hyperic
5 2 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.94%) Puppet
5 2 (1.94%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 2 (1.94%) WSUS
6 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.97%) vRealize
Vendors
1 20 (19.42%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.65%) VMware
3 10 (9.71%) Cisco
3 10 (9.71%) IBM
4 8 (7.77%) CA
5 7 (6.80%) Citrix
5 7 (6.80%) Oracle
6 5 (4.85%) Adobe
6 5 (4.85%) HP
6 5 (4.85%) ServiceNow
7 4 (3.88%) NetIQ
7 4 (3.88%) Nimsoft
7 4 (3.88%) Symantec
8 3 (2.91%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.91%) Juniper
8 3 (2.91%) Mitel
8 3 (2.91%) Niku
8 3 (2.91%) Planview
9 2 (1.94%) AppSense
9 2 (1.94%) Brocade
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