The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL V2 skills 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 V2 over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 2
Rank 119 121 103
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -18
Contract jobs citing ITIL V2 5 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.18% 0.040% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.058% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate
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- - £100
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £283 £300
% change year-on-year
+13.27% -5.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2113 1728 1481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 75.87% 69.96% 67.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1162 892 760
Average daily rate £385 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 47 39
Average hourly rate £25.50 £32.50 £19.27
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.53% +68.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £9.48 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

ITIL V2
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V2 across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL V2 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

ITIL V2
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL V2 across the Scotland region.

ITIL V2 Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

ITIL V2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing ITIL V2 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 V2.

1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 5 (55.56%) Degree
4 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) Project Management
5 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) Supplier Management
5 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
6 2 (22.22%) SCCM
6 2 (22.22%) SCOM
6 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
6 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (22.22%) HP UCMDB
6 2 (22.22%) Coaching
6 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (22.22%) MCTS
6 2 (22.22%) WMI
6 2 (22.22%) Replication
6 2 (22.22%) VMware
6 2 (22.22%) C
6 2 (22.22%) MCSE
6 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
6 2 (22.22%) IBM
6 2 (22.22%) CCNA
6 2 (22.22%) HP

ITIL V2
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing ITIL V2 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 V2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) StarTeam
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Configuration Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Head of IT
3 1 (11.11%) Head of Operations
3 1 (11.11%) IT Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Supplier Management
4 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
5 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (22.22%) Coaching
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
6 1 (11.11%) DSDM
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
6 1 (11.11%) Service Management
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) MCTS
3 2 (22.22%) MCSE
3 2 (22.22%) CCNA
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
1 2 (22.22%) SCOM
1 2 (22.22%) HP UCMDB
1 2 (22.22%) WMI
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
1 2 (22.22%) IBM
1 2 (22.22%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Borland
2 1 (11.11%) Serena