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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Version 3
Rank 97 111 112
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +1
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 53 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.78% 0.70% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 0.88% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 13 16
Median daily rate £424 £348 £274
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.76% +27.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £174 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £444 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £325 £374
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £16.05 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £20.97 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.75% +19.82%
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
2480 2388 2024
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 83.08% 79.26% 76.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1413 1285 1094
Median daily rate £380 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £251 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 65 26
Median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £12.10 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £180.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 -20 25 £416 +19.54%
Edinburgh +4 15 £450 +185.71% 2
Glasgow -3 3 £423 +12.66% 1
Inverclyde - 2 £245 -
ITIL V3
UK

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 97 (100.00%) ITIL
2 52 (53.61%) Security Cleared
3 51 (52.58%) Six Sigma
4 50 (51.55%) Project Management
5 45 (46.39%) JSP 440
6 41 (42.27%) HP
7 39 (40.21%) SC Cleared
8 38 (39.18%) OpenStack
9 31 (31.96%) Service Delivery
10 25 (25.77%) Degree
11 21 (21.65%) Service Management
12 19 (19.59%) Computer Science
13 16 (16.49%) Finance
14 13 (13.40%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (11.34%) Supplier Management
16 9 (9.28%) ITSM
17 8 (8.25%) Firewall
17 8 (8.25%) CA
18 7 (7.22%) CheckPoint
18 7 (7.22%) Juniper
18 7 (7.22%) Cisco
18 7 (7.22%) Microsoft
18 7 (7.22%) Stakeholder Management
18 7 (7.22%) IT Governance
18 7 (7.22%) Fortinet
18 7 (7.22%) F5
18 7 (7.22%) SolarWinds
18 7 (7.22%) Load Balancing
18 7 (7.22%) TippingPoint
18 7 (7.22%) CA Spectrum

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 38 (39.18%) OpenStack
2 5 (5.15%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.03%) Apache
3 1 (1.03%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.03%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.06%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) Office 365
2 1 (1.03%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.25%) Firewall
2 7 (7.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 7 (7.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (3.09%) NAS
4 1 (1.03%) DHCP
4 1 (1.03%) DNS
4 1 (1.03%) LAN
4 1 (1.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.09%) MSI
2 2 (2.06%) InstallShield
General
1 16 (16.49%) Finance
2 6 (6.19%) Banking
3 3 (3.09%) Retail
4 1 (1.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (21.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (13.40%) Architect
3 11 (11.34%) Service Manager
4 9 (9.28%) Service Transition Manager
4 9 (9.28%) Transition Manager
5 7 (7.22%) IT Manager
5 7 (7.22%) IT Services Manager
5 7 (7.22%) Network Engineer
6 6 (6.19%) Service Architect
7 5 (5.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 5 (5.15%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 5 (5.15%) Consultant
7 5 (5.15%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (5.15%) ITIL Manager
8 4 (4.12%) Change Manager
8 4 (4.12%) Incident Manager
9 3 (3.09%) ITIL Service Manager
9 3 (3.09%) Technical Consultant
10 2 (2.06%) Senior Architect
10 2 (2.06%) Service Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.59%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.09%) CMDB
4 1 (1.03%) Clustering
4 1 (1.03%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.03%) Statistics
4 1 (1.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.09%) Unix
1 3 (3.09%) Windows
2 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (100.00%) ITIL
2 51 (52.58%) Six Sigma
3 50 (51.55%) Project Management
4 31 (31.96%) Service Delivery
5 21 (21.65%) Service Management
6 13 (13.40%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (11.34%) Supplier Management
8 9 (9.28%) ITSM
9 7 (7.22%) IT Governance
9 7 (7.22%) Load Balancing
9 7 (7.22%) Network Monitoring
9 7 (7.22%) Service Design
9 7 (7.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (6.19%) Change Management
10 6 (6.19%) Service Continuity Management
11 5 (5.15%) Programme Management
11 5 (5.15%) TOGAF
12 4 (4.12%) Configuration Management
12 4 (4.12%) Data Analysis
12 4 (4.12%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (53.61%) Security Cleared
2 39 (40.21%) SC Cleared
3 25 (25.77%) Degree
4 1 (1.03%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.03%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (46.39%) JSP 440
2 4 (4.12%) SLA
3 3 (3.09%) COBIT
4 1 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 3 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.06%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.03%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.03%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (7.22%) CA Spectrum
2 3 (3.09%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (3.09%) NetBackup
2 3 (3.09%) Simpana
3 1 (1.03%) HP SIM
3 1 (1.03%) OpenView
3 1 (1.03%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.03%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 41 (42.27%) HP
2 8 (8.25%) CA
3 7 (7.22%) CheckPoint
3 7 (7.22%) Cisco
3 7 (7.22%) F5
3 7 (7.22%) Fortinet
3 7 (7.22%) Juniper
3 7 (7.22%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.22%) SolarWinds
3 7 (7.22%) TippingPoint
4 3 (3.09%) Citrix
4 3 (3.09%) CommVault
4 3 (3.09%) FrontRange
4 3 (3.09%) ServiceNow
4 3 (3.09%) VMware
5 1 (1.03%) Lotus
5 1 (1.03%) Nimsoft
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle
5 1 (1.03%) Red Hat