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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 110 121 108
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 25 19 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.99% 0.60% 0.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.85% 4.01% 4.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 16
Median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £328 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £36.00 - £24.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 - £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.60 - £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +100.00%
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
515 474 620
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.37% 14.85% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 235 309
Median daily rate £325 £338 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -2.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 27
Median hourly rate £41.00 £21.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.69% +26.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.43 £13.02 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.11% +25.00%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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
Edinburgh -6 12 £425 -10.52% 2
Renfrewshire - 6 £320 -
Glasgow +8 1 £215 -42.66%
West Lothian - 1 £375 -
Scottish Borders - 1 - -
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ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 53 (100.00%) ITIL
2 22 (41.51%) Microsoft
3 17 (32.08%) Service Management
4 16 (30.19%) Windows
4 16 (30.19%) Security Cleared
5 15 (28.30%) Linux
6 14 (26.42%) AIX
6 14 (26.42%) HP
7 13 (24.53%) SC Cleared
7 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (22.64%) Release Management
8 12 (22.64%) IBM
8 12 (22.64%) CA
9 11 (20.75%) HPUX
9 11 (20.75%) Solaris
9 11 (20.75%) Java
9 11 (20.75%) Perl
9 11 (20.75%) VBScript
9 11 (20.75%) SCCM
9 11 (20.75%) Regular Expression
9 11 (20.75%) Data Centre
10 10 (18.87%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (18.87%) HP SiteScope
10 10 (18.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (18.87%) SQL
11 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (16.98%) Red Hat
11 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (16.98%) Tivoli
11 9 (16.98%) Netcool

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 5 (9.43%) OpenStack
2 4 (7.55%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.66%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.66%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (5.66%) WebSphere Process Server
4 2 (3.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.89%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
1 5 (9.43%) MS Office
2 2 (3.77%) MS Project
2 2 (3.77%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) assyst
1 2 (3.77%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) HTTP
1 7 (13.21%) HTTPS
2 3 (5.66%) SSL
3 2 (3.77%) Firewall
3 2 (3.77%) WAN
4 1 (1.89%) Broadband
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (1.89%) DHCP
4 1 (1.89%) DNS
4 1 (1.89%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.89%) LAN
4 1 (1.89%) Network Security
4 1 (1.89%) SAN
4 1 (1.89%) VPN
4 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.89%) Wireless
4 1 (1.89%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) ClearQuest
2 2 (3.77%) ClearCase
General
1 4 (7.55%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Law
3 2 (3.77%) Retail
3 2 (3.77%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.89%) Publishing
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (22.64%) Analyst
2 7 (13.21%) Administrator
3 5 (9.43%) Asset Management Analyst
3 5 (9.43%) Configuration Analyst
3 5 (9.43%) Configuration Management Analyst
3 5 (9.43%) Monitoring Engineer
3 5 (9.43%) Monitoring Specialist
3 5 (9.43%) Service Analyst
4 4 (7.55%) Service Management Analyst
4 4 (7.55%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Change Manager
5 3 (5.66%) IT Administrator
5 3 (5.66%) IT Support
5 3 (5.66%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.66%) Service Manager
5 3 (5.66%) WebSphere Administrator
6 2 (3.77%) Data Centre Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) Data Centre Operations Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.75%) Regular Expression
2 2 (3.77%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Data Centre
2 10 (18.87%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (13.21%) CMDB
3 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
4 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.77%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.77%) User Experience
6 1 (1.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.19%) Windows
2 15 (28.30%) Linux
3 14 (26.42%) AIX
4 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (20.75%) HPUX
5 11 (20.75%) Solaris
6 10 (18.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (16.98%) Windows XP
8 4 (7.55%) Windows Server
9 3 (5.66%) Windows 7
9 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (3.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (100.00%) ITIL
2 17 (32.08%) Service Management
3 12 (22.64%) Release Management
4 9 (16.98%) Change Management
4 9 (16.98%) Configuration Management
5 8 (15.09%) PRINCE2
6 7 (13.21%) Analytics
6 7 (13.21%) Software Distribution
6 7 (13.21%) Software Engineering
6 7 (13.21%) Software License Management
6 7 (13.21%) Time Management
6 7 (13.21%) Virtual Environments
7 4 (7.55%) Project Management
7 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.66%) Incident Management
8 3 (5.66%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.66%) Service Design
9 2 (3.77%) Application Performance Management
9 2 (3.77%) Critical Success Factor
9 2 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.75%) Java
1 11 (20.75%) Perl
1 11 (20.75%) VBScript
2 10 (18.87%) SQL
3 9 (16.98%) Bourne shell
3 9 (16.98%) Korn
3 9 (16.98%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.77%) C
4 2 (3.77%) C++
4 2 (3.77%) Groovy
4 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.77%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (30.19%) Security Cleared
2 13 (24.53%) SC Cleared
3 9 (16.98%) Degree
3 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.77%) MCP
4 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.89%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.89%) CCIE
5 1 (1.89%) CCNA
5 1 (1.89%) CCNP
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.89%) ISEB
5 1 (1.89%) PMP
5 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.77%) COBIT
2 2 (3.77%) ISO 9000
2 2 (3.77%) QA
3 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (13.21%) Active Directory
1 7 (13.21%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.66%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.89%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.89%) vCloud
4 1 (1.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (20.75%) SCCM
2 10 (18.87%) HP SiteScope
3 9 (16.98%) Netcool
3 9 (16.98%) SCOM
3 9 (16.98%) Tivoli
4 7 (13.21%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (3.77%) Unicenter
6 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (1.89%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 22 (41.51%) Microsoft
2 14 (26.42%) HP
3 12 (22.64%) CA
3 12 (22.64%) IBM
4 9 (16.98%) Red Hat
5 4 (7.55%) VMware
6 3 (5.66%) Cisco
7 2 (3.77%) Citrix
7 2 (3.77%) Compuware
7 2 (3.77%) Niku
7 2 (3.77%) Oracle
7 2 (3.77%) Planview
7 2 (3.77%) SAP
8 1 (1.89%) Brocade
8 1 (1.89%) Nimsoft