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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL V3 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 3
Rank 111 121 104
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -17
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 13 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.47% 0.040% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.058% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
Average daily rate
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£420 £113 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+273.33% -66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £113 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £113 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.92% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
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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 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 19 December 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 19 December 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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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
Edinburgh -5 5 £210 +86.66%
Glasgow - 3 - -
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ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 25 (100.00%) ITIL
2 15 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 15 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 10 (40.00%) Project Management
4 8 (32.00%) Service Management
5 7 (28.00%) Six Sigma
6 6 (24.00%) JSP
6 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
6 6 (24.00%) Workflow
6 6 (24.00%) JSP 440
7 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (20.00%) Risk Management
7 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (16.00%) Windows
8 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (16.00%) MS Visio
8 4 (16.00%) MS Office
8 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
8 4 (16.00%) CESG
8 4 (16.00%) Project Planning
9 3 (12.00%) Load Balancing
9 3 (12.00%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (12.00%) Remedy AR System
9 3 (12.00%) Release Management
9 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (12.00%) Analytics
9 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (12.00%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (12.00%) Change Management

ITIL V3
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 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 3 (12.00%) IIS
2 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (16.00%) MS Visio
1 4 (16.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (12.00%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) SAN
1 3 (12.00%) LAN
1 3 (12.00%) WAN
2 2 (8.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.00%) RIP
3 1 (4.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (4.00%) MS Access
2 1 (4.00%) Cognos Impromptu
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Technical Leader
1 5 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (12.00%) IT Services Manager
2 3 (12.00%) Consultant
2 3 (12.00%) Service Manager
2 3 (12.00%) Service Desk Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) IT Security Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Security Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) IT Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Remedy Specialist
3 2 (8.00%) Services Delivery Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Head of IT
4 1 (4.00%) IT Security Architect
4 1 (4.00%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Service Support Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Head of Operations
4 1 (4.00%) Customer Support Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Risk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (16.00%) CESG
4 2 (8.00%) Replication
4 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) UNIX
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) ITIL
2 10 (40.00%) Project Management
3 8 (32.00%) Service Management
4 7 (28.00%) Six Sigma
5 6 (24.00%) Workflow
6 5 (20.00%) Risk Management
7 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (16.00%) Project Planning
8 3 (12.00%) Load Balancing
8 3 (12.00%) Release Management
8 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (12.00%) Analytics
8 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (12.00%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (12.00%) Change Management
8 3 (12.00%) ITSM
8 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
9 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
9 2 (8.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 15 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (8.00%) CCSP
4 2 (8.00%) CCNA
4 2 (8.00%) CISSP
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.00%) MCSE
4 2 (8.00%) GIAC
4 2 (8.00%) SSCP
4 2 (8.00%) MCTS
4 2 (8.00%) Degree
4 2 (8.00%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) JSP 440
2 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
1 2 (8.00%) SCOM
2 1 (4.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Remedy
2 3 (12.00%) BMC
3 2 (8.00%) HP
3 2 (8.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat