The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 93 118 95
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -23
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 26 14 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.32% 0.49% 1.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.31% 2.55% 6.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 15
Median daily rate £331 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.35% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £170 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £485 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%
ITIL Certification
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
490 548 511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 24.80% 19.01% 17.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 302 264
Median daily rate £330 £320 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 27
Median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.25 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.27
% change year-on-year
- +50.56%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing ITIL Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Renfrewshire +2 11 £341 +36.40%
Edinburgh +15 6 £186 -60.78% 1
Glasgow - 5 £275 -
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £375 -
Fife - 1 £650 -
West Lothian - 1 £338 -
ITIL Certification
UK

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification 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 Scotland region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 47 (100.00%) ITIL
2 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
3 13 (27.66%) SCCM
4 12 (25.53%) Finance
5 10 (21.28%) Service Management
5 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (21.28%) PRINCE2
5 10 (21.28%) SC Cleared
5 10 (21.28%) Security Cleared
5 10 (21.28%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (19.15%) Analytics
6 9 (19.15%) Software Distribution
6 9 (19.15%) Service Design
6 9 (19.15%) Virtual Environments
6 9 (19.15%) HTTP
6 9 (19.15%) HTTPS
6 9 (19.15%) Project Management
6 9 (19.15%) Degree
6 9 (19.15%) Banking
7 8 (17.02%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (17.02%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 8 (17.02%) IBM
7 8 (17.02%) HP
7 8 (17.02%) Oracle
7 8 (17.02%) Data Centre
7 8 (17.02%) Mentoring
8 7 (14.89%) Disclosure Scotland
8 7 (14.89%) Windows
8 7 (14.89%) Change Management
9 6 (12.77%) Computer Science

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 6 (12.77%) OpenStack
2 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.26%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.26%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (4.26%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (2.13%) JBoss
4 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Project
1 3 (6.38%) Open Workbench
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Primavera
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (4.26%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (2.13%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) HTTP
1 9 (19.15%) HTTPS
2 4 (8.51%) LAN
3 2 (4.26%) SSL
4 1 (2.13%) SAN
4 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.13%) VPN
4 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) ClearCase
1 2 (4.26%) ClearQuest
1 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (25.53%) Finance
2 9 (19.15%) Banking
3 3 (6.38%) Law
3 3 (6.38%) Retail
3 3 (6.38%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Billing
4 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (19.15%) Analyst
2 5 (10.64%) Software Asset Manager
2 5 (10.64%) Software Manager
3 4 (8.51%) Administrator
3 4 (8.51%) Service Manager
4 3 (6.38%) Change Manager
4 3 (6.38%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (4.26%) Architect
5 2 (4.26%) IT Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) IT Manager
5 2 (4.26%) IT Support
5 2 (4.26%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Release Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Release Manager
5 2 (4.26%) SCCM Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Service Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) WebSphere Administrator
6 1 (2.13%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) Middleware
2 1 (2.13%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (17.02%) Data Centre
3 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.26%) CMDB
5 1 (2.13%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.13%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Windows
2 5 (10.64%) Windows Server
2 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (8.51%) Linux
3 4 (8.51%) Windows 7
4 3 (6.38%) AIX
5 1 (2.13%) HPUX
5 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.13%) Solaris
5 1 (2.13%) Unix
5 1 (2.13%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (100.00%) ITIL
2 10 (21.28%) PRINCE2
2 10 (21.28%) Service Management
3 9 (19.15%) Analytics
3 9 (19.15%) Project Management
3 9 (19.15%) Service Design
3 9 (19.15%) Software Distribution
3 9 (19.15%) Virtual Environments
4 8 (17.02%) Mentoring
5 7 (14.89%) Change Management
6 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.38%) Application Performance Management
7 3 (6.38%) Financial Analysis
7 3 (6.38%) ITIL V2
7 3 (6.38%) ITSM
7 3 (6.38%) Migration
7 3 (6.38%) Network Design
7 3 (6.38%) Performance Management
7 3 (6.38%) PRINCE
7 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.26%) SQL
2 1 (2.13%) C
2 1 (2.13%) C++
2 1 (2.13%) Groovy
2 1 (2.13%) Java
2 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.13%) Perl
2 1 (2.13%) PHP
2 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (21.28%) SC Cleared
1 10 (21.28%) Security Cleared
2 9 (19.15%) Degree
3 5 (10.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (8.51%) BICSI Certification
4 4 (8.51%) BICSI RCDD
4 4 (8.51%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) ISEB
5 1 (2.13%) MCP
5 1 (2.13%) MCSA
5 1 (2.13%) MCSE
5 1 (2.13%) PMP
5 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (6.38%) JSP 440
System Software
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.13%) vCloud
3 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (27.66%) SCCM
2 8 (17.02%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.13%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (2.13%) Hyperic
3 1 (2.13%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.02%) HP
2 8 (17.02%) IBM
2 8 (17.02%) Oracle
3 5 (10.64%) Adobe
4 3 (6.38%) Cisco
4 3 (6.38%) Niku
4 3 (6.38%) Planview
5 2 (4.26%) BMC
5 2 (4.26%) CA
5 2 (4.26%) Remedy
6 1 (2.13%) Brocade
6 1 (2.13%) Compuware
6 1 (2.13%) Nimsoft
6 1 (2.13%) SAP
6 1 (2.13%) Symantec
6 1 (2.13%) VMware