The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Scotland region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 112 105 103
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 14 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.53% 0.64% 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.86% 3.90% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 12
Average daily rate £315 £175 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £127 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £413 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.32% +1.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £17.75 £15.93
% change year-on-year
-11.26% +11.45%
Qualifications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
489 385 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 18.45% 16.43% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 223 176
Average daily rate £327 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £205 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 31
Average hourly rate £18.00 £40.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.00% +81.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.89 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £44.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
ITIL Certification
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ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +14 7 £283 +61.42% 3
Edinburgh -27 5 £350 +160.70% 1
Aberdeen +6 2 £350 - 2
Aberdeenshire - - - -
Fife - - - -
ITIL Certification
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ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 22 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (36.36%) Windows
3 6 (27.27%) Finance
4 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
5 4 (18.18%) MCP
5 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 4 (18.18%) Project Management
5 4 (18.18%) Change Management
6 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.64%) Service Management
6 3 (13.64%) Serena
6 3 (13.64%) MS Office
6 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
6 3 (13.64%) EDI
6 3 (13.64%) Intranet
6 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
6 3 (13.64%) Subversion
6 3 (13.64%) assyst
6 3 (13.64%) Release Management
6 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
6 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (9.09%) Change Control
7 2 (9.09%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 2 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (9.09%) vSphere
7 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
7 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (9.09%) Mac OS X Server

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) assyst
2 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.55%) SAP CCM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Intranet
2 2 (9.09%) LDAP
3 1 (4.55%) H.323
3 1 (4.55%) Wireless
3 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) VoIP
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
3 1 (4.55%) VPN
3 1 (4.55%) BGP
3 1 (4.55%) EIGRP
3 1 (4.55%) MGCP
3 1 (4.55%) Network Security
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Subversion
2 2 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Change Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Desktop Support
4 2 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) VMware Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Financial Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Service Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.55%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) EDI
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) CLARiiON
2 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 2 (9.09%) Mac OS X Server
3 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
3 2 (9.09%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 4 (18.18%) Project Management
2 4 (18.18%) Change Management
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (13.64%) Service Management
3 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
3 3 (13.64%) Release Management
3 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.09%) Change Control
4 2 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (4.55%) ITSM
5 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.55%) CMMI
5 1 (4.55%) SOA
5 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.55%) Network Design
5 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) MCP
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (9.09%) ACTC
3 1 (4.55%) CCIE
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 2 (9.09%) vSphere
2 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Serena
2 2 (9.09%) Vizioncore
2 2 (9.09%) Symantec
2 2 (9.09%) EMC
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) VMware
2 2 (9.09%) Apple
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix
3 1 (4.55%) Remedy
3 1 (4.55%) Riverbed
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