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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Version 3
Rank 91 105 107
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 28 28 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.42% 0.97% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 1.23% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 19 15
Median daily rate £410 £400 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £423 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £386 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £34.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.11 £23.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-43.02% +6.97%
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
1589 2285 2196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 80.41% 79.09% 77.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 940 1208 1223
Median daily rate £375 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 39 24
Median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.35 £16.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 3 December 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 3 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 -7 19 £415 +3.75%
Edinburgh +18 5 £513 +70.83% 1
Glasgow +10 3 £338 -10.00% 1
ITIL V3
UK

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 77 (100.00%) ITIL
2 39 (50.65%) Security Cleared
3 33 (42.86%) Six Sigma
4 32 (41.56%) SC Cleared
5 28 (36.36%) JSP 440
6 27 (35.06%) Project Management
7 20 (25.97%) SQL Server
8 18 (23.38%) Java
8 18 (23.38%) Service Delivery
9 17 (22.08%) Configuration Management
9 17 (22.08%) JavaScript
9 17 (22.08%) C#
9 17 (22.08%) Release Management
9 17 (22.08%) jQuery
10 16 (20.78%) Test Scripting
10 16 (20.78%) Relational Database
11 15 (19.48%) VB6
11 15 (19.48%) C++
11 15 (19.48%) VB
11 15 (19.48%) VB.NET
11 15 (19.48%) VBA
11 15 (19.48%) .NET
11 15 (19.48%) ILOG
12 13 (16.88%) Degree
12 13 (16.88%) OpenStack
12 13 (16.88%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (14.29%) Process Improvement
13 11 (14.29%) Service Design
13 11 (14.29%) Service Management
14 10 (12.99%) HP

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 13 (16.88%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.30%) iPlanet
2 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.09%) Firewall
2 4 (5.19%) VPN
3 3 (3.90%) LAN
3 3 (3.90%) VLAN
3 3 (3.90%) WAN
4 2 (2.60%) Internet
5 1 (1.30%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.30%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.97%) SQL Server
2 16 (20.78%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (6.49%) Finance
2 3 (3.90%) Banking
2 3 (3.90%) Retail
3 1 (1.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (14.29%) Architect
2 10 (12.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (11.69%) Developer
3 9 (11.69%) Service Architect
4 8 (10.39%) Support Engineer
5 7 (9.09%) Applications Developer
5 7 (9.09%) Applications Support
6 5 (6.49%) Applications Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Applications Support Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Team Leader
6 5 (6.49%) Web Applications Support
7 4 (5.19%) Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (5.19%) Support Team Leader
7 4 (5.19%) Web Applications Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Web Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Web Support Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (3.90%) Service Design Architect
8 3 (3.90%) Service Management Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.08%) jQuery
2 15 (19.48%) .NET
3 1 (1.30%) J2EE
3 1 (1.30%) JSP
3 1 (1.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.88%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (11.69%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.90%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.60%) CMDB
4 2 (2.60%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.60%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.60%) PKI
5 1 (1.30%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.39%) Windows
2 4 (5.19%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.90%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.30%) AIX
5 1 (1.30%) Linux
5 1 (1.30%) Solaris
5 1 (1.30%) Unix
5 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (100.00%) ITIL
2 33 (42.86%) Six Sigma
3 27 (35.06%) Project Management
4 18 (23.38%) Service Delivery
5 17 (22.08%) Configuration Management
5 17 (22.08%) Release Management
6 16 (20.78%) Test Scripting
7 11 (14.29%) Process Improvement
7 11 (14.29%) Service Design
7 11 (14.29%) Service Management
8 5 (6.49%) ITSM
8 5 (6.49%) Supplier Management
9 4 (5.19%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (5.19%) Software Delivery
10 3 (3.90%) Customer Engagement
10 3 (3.90%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 3 (3.90%) Migration
10 3 (3.90%) People Management
10 3 (3.90%) Requirements Management
10 3 (3.90%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (23.38%) Java
2 17 (22.08%) C#
2 17 (22.08%) JavaScript
3 15 (19.48%) C++
3 15 (19.48%) VB
3 15 (19.48%) VB.NET
3 15 (19.48%) VB6
3 15 (19.48%) VBA
4 7 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (50.65%) Security Cleared
2 32 (41.56%) SC Cleared
3 13 (16.88%) Degree
4 4 (5.19%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.90%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (36.36%) JSP 440
2 2 (2.60%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.79%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.90%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.30%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (1.30%) SCCM
1 1 (1.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 15 (19.48%) ILOG
2 10 (12.99%) HP
3 5 (6.49%) Cisco
3 5 (6.49%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.19%) VMware
5 3 (3.90%) CA
5 3 (3.90%) CheckPoint
5 3 (3.90%) Juniper
5 3 (3.90%) Nimsoft
6 2 (2.60%) BMC
6 2 (2.60%) F5
6 2 (2.60%) Remedy
7 1 (1.30%) Apple
7 1 (1.30%) BEA
7 1 (1.30%) Citrix
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle
7 1 (1.30%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.30%) Sun