The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL V3 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL V3 over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Version 3
Rank 76 113 112
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -1
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 46 23 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.11% 0.72% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.59% 0.87% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 13 14
Median daily rate £410 £410 £302
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +35.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £260 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £444 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £34.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £34.00 £15.73
% change year-on-year
-54.40% +116.11%
ITIL V3
UK

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
1778 2632 2146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 81.67% 82.25% 77.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1075 1384 1174
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 53 40
Median hourly rate £38.50 £25.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.98 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £50.00 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

ITIL V3
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing ITIL V3 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL V3 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

ITIL V3
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL V3 across the Scotland region.

ITIL V3 Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

ITIL V3
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL V3 across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

ITIL V3 Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

ITIL V3
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 across the Scotland region.

ITIL V3 Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

ITIL V3
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 V3 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 September 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 0 34 £416 -2.11% 1
Glasgow +15 7 £393 -6.54%
Edinburgh +15 4 £160 -23.35% 2
ITIL V3
UK

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 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 V3.

1 110 (100.00%) ITIL
2 54 (49.09%) Security Cleared
3 49 (44.55%) Six Sigma
4 47 (42.73%) Project Management
5 42 (38.18%) JSP 440
6 41 (37.27%) SC Cleared
7 33 (30.00%) HP
8 29 (26.36%) Service Delivery
8 29 (26.36%) OpenStack
9 21 (19.09%) Release Management
10 20 (18.18%) Configuration Management
11 19 (17.27%) Service Management
11 19 (17.27%) SQL Server
11 19 (17.27%) Degree
12 17 (15.45%) jQuery
12 17 (15.45%) C#
12 17 (15.45%) Java
12 17 (15.45%) JavaScript
13 16 (14.55%) Test Scripting
13 16 (14.55%) Computer Science
13 16 (14.55%) Relational Database
14 15 (13.64%) VB6
14 15 (13.64%) C++
14 15 (13.64%) VB
14 15 (13.64%) VB.NET
14 15 (13.64%) VBA
14 15 (13.64%) .NET
14 15 (13.64%) ILOG
15 13 (11.82%) CA
15 13 (11.82%) Enterprise Software

ITIL V3
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 29 (26.36%) OpenStack
2 5 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.91%) Apache
3 1 (0.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.91%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.91%) IIS
3 1 (0.91%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (4.55%) MS Office
2 2 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.91%) Firewall
2 10 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 10 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (0.91%) DHCP
3 1 (0.91%) DNS
3 1 (0.91%) LAN
3 1 (0.91%) VLAN
3 1 (0.91%) VPN
3 1 (0.91%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.27%) SQL Server
2 16 (14.55%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (0.91%) MSI
General
1 11 (10.00%) Finance
2 4 (3.64%) Banking
2 4 (3.64%) Retail
3 2 (1.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (10.00%) Architect
3 10 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 9 (8.18%) Developer
4 9 (8.18%) Service Architect
5 8 (7.27%) Support Engineer
6 7 (6.36%) Applications Developer
6 7 (6.36%) Applications Support
7 6 (5.45%) Change Manager
7 6 (5.45%) Service Manager
8 5 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 5 (4.55%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 5 (4.55%) Applications Engineer
8 5 (4.55%) Applications Support Engineer
8 5 (4.55%) Service Transition Manager
8 5 (4.55%) Team Leader
8 5 (4.55%) Transition Manager
8 5 (4.55%) Web Applications Support
9 4 (3.64%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (3.64%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (15.45%) jQuery
2 15 (13.64%) .NET
3 1 (0.91%) Middleware
3 1 (0.91%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.55%) Computer Science
2 13 (11.82%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (4.55%) CMDB
4 4 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.82%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.91%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.91%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.55%) Windows
2 3 (2.73%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.91%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (100.00%) ITIL
2 49 (44.55%) Six Sigma
3 47 (42.73%) Project Management
4 29 (26.36%) Service Delivery
5 21 (19.09%) Release Management
6 20 (18.18%) Configuration Management
7 19 (17.27%) Service Management
8 16 (14.55%) Test Scripting
9 11 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (9.09%) Load Balancing
10 10 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
10 10 (9.09%) Service Design
11 9 (8.18%) Quality Management
12 8 (7.27%) Supplier Management
13 6 (5.45%) Data Analysis
13 6 (5.45%) ITSM
13 6 (5.45%) Risk Management
14 5 (4.55%) Business Analysis
14 5 (4.55%) Change Management
14 5 (4.55%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.45%) C#
1 17 (15.45%) Java
1 17 (15.45%) JavaScript
2 15 (13.64%) C++
2 15 (13.64%) VB
2 15 (13.64%) VB.NET
2 15 (13.64%) VB6
2 15 (13.64%) VBA
3 5 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (49.09%) Security Cleared
2 41 (37.27%) SC Cleared
3 19 (17.27%) Degree
4 4 (3.64%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (3.64%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.91%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (38.18%) JSP 440
2 6 (5.45%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.91%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.91%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.91%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.91%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (9.09%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (0.91%) HP SIM
2 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.91%) OpenView
2 1 (0.91%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (0.91%) Perfmon
2 1 (0.91%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (30.00%) HP
2 15 (13.64%) ILOG
3 13 (11.82%) CA
4 11 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 11 (10.00%) Cisco
4 11 (10.00%) Juniper
5 10 (9.09%) F5
5 10 (9.09%) Fortinet
5 10 (9.09%) SolarWinds
5 10 (9.09%) TippingPoint
6 3 (2.73%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.73%) Nimsoft
7 2 (1.82%) Citrix
7 2 (1.82%) VMware
8 1 (0.91%) Apple
8 1 (0.91%) BMC
8 1 (0.91%) Lotus
8 1 (0.91%) Oracle
8 1 (0.91%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.91%) Remedy