The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 61 67 59
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 5 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.75% 0.55% 1.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.23% 2.84% 6.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 6
Average daily rate £325 £306 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.12% +53.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +21.21%
ITIL Certification
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
155 176 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 23.38% 19.53% 18.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 85 66
Average daily rate £365 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £219 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £500 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 16 4
Average hourly rate - £31.70 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +101.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Glasgow region.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Glasgow region.

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification.

1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Change Management
3 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 3 (42.86%) Release Management
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) ISO 9000
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) COBIT
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
4 2 (28.57%) Office 365
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (28.57%) Critical Success Factor
4 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 2 (28.57%) Validation
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) CMMI

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre Operations Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Implementation Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Release Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Monitoring Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Services Delivery Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
2 1 (14.29%) AIX
2 1 (14.29%) HPUX
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Change Management
3 3 (42.86%) Release Management
4 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
4 2 (28.57%) CMMI
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) Critical Success Factor
4 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Validation
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Bourne shell
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) Korn
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) COBIT
1 2 (28.57%) ISO 9000
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (14.29%) Netcool
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
1 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Adobe
4 1 (14.29%) CA
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) Motorola
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat