The first table below looks at the demand for ITIL V3 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 V3 over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 107 107 102
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 21 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.76% 0.041% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 0.058% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 2
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£336 £355 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% -27.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £355 £478
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £355 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £353 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.54% -6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 - £32.89
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2082 1729 1678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 75.60% 70.34% 64.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1078 865 809
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 42 62
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £16.61
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +20.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.48 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
ITIL V3
UK

ITIL V3
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2014.

ITIL V3 Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

ITIL V3
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 V3 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 9 £410 -
Aberdeen - - - -
ITIL V3
UK

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing ITIL V3 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 V3.

1 23 (100.00%) ITIL
2 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
3 12 (52.17%) SC Cleared
4 10 (43.48%) Management Information System
5 9 (39.13%) Risk Management
5 9 (39.13%) Windows
5 9 (39.13%) MS Office
5 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
5 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
6 8 (34.78%) MS Visio
6 8 (34.78%) Project Management
7 6 (26.09%) SSCP
7 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
7 6 (26.09%) Firewall
7 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (26.09%) GIAC
7 6 (26.09%) LAN
7 6 (26.09%) WAN
7 6 (26.09%) UNIX
7 6 (26.09%) CISSP
7 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (26.09%) CCSP
7 6 (26.09%) CEH
7 6 (26.09%) Release Management
8 5 (21.74%) Project Planning
8 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
8 5 (21.74%) MS Access
9 4 (17.39%) Service Management
9 4 (17.39%) Finance
9 4 (17.39%) Computer Science

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing ITIL V3 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 V3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (39.13%) MS Office
1 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
2 8 (34.78%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) LAN
1 6 (26.09%) WAN
1 6 (26.09%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) SAN
3 2 (8.70%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (8.70%) RIP
4 1 (4.35%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (4.35%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) MS Access
2 3 (13.04%) Cognos Impromptu
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Service Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Services Delivery Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Release Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Security Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) IT Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) IT Security Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.35%) IT Security Manager
5 1 (4.35%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Security Manager
5 1 (4.35%) IT Security Architect
5 1 (4.35%) IT Security Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Release Management Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Deployment Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Management Information System
2 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
3 3 (13.04%) CESG
4 2 (8.70%) Cryptography
4 2 (8.70%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) UNIX
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.35%) AIX
5 1 (4.35%) Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) ITIL
2 9 (39.13%) Risk Management
3 8 (34.78%) Project Management
4 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
4 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (26.09%) Release Management
5 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
5 5 (21.74%) Project Planning
6 4 (17.39%) Service Management
7 3 (13.04%) Six Sigma
7 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
7 3 (13.04%) Change Management
8 2 (8.70%) Security Management
8 2 (8.70%) Information Security
8 2 (8.70%) Information Management
8 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (8.70%) SIEM
8 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
9 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (4.35%) Lean Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
2 12 (52.17%) SC Cleared
3 6 (26.09%) SSCP
3 6 (26.09%) GIAC
3 6 (26.09%) CEH
3 6 (26.09%) CCSP
3 6 (26.09%) CISSP
3 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.70%) JSP 440
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Server
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.35%) WSUS
2 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) HP
2 1 (4.35%) EMC
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.35%) Symantec
2 1 (4.35%) McAfee
2 1 (4.35%) VMware
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco