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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Version 3
Rank 81 110 96
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -14
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 53 30 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.04% 0.94% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 1.17% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 23 27
Median daily rate £375 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £420 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+44.00% +7.14%
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
2160 2573 2148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 83.24% 80.96% 79.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1282 1298 1132
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 55 36
Median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.03% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.03 £12.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £47.03 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +4 30 £315 +5.00%
Edinburgh +7 13 £450 -5.26%
Glasgow +2 2 £243 -38.99%
Inverclyde -1 2 - -
ITIL V3
UK

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 96 (100.00%) ITIL
2 35 (36.46%) Six Sigma
2 35 (36.46%) Project Management
3 34 (35.42%) Security Cleared
4 32 (33.33%) HP
5 28 (29.17%) JSP 440
6 27 (28.13%) Service Management
6 27 (28.13%) OpenStack
7 26 (27.08%) SC Cleared
8 23 (23.96%) Service Delivery
9 19 (19.79%) Degree
9 19 (19.79%) Finance
10 14 (14.58%) Computer Science
11 13 (13.54%) CA
12 12 (12.50%) ITSM
12 12 (12.50%) Supplier Management
12 12 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (11.46%) Release Management
13 11 (11.46%) Firewall
14 10 (10.42%) Configuration Management
14 10 (10.42%) Juniper
14 10 (10.42%) CheckPoint
14 10 (10.42%) Cisco
14 10 (10.42%) TippingPoint
14 10 (10.42%) Load Balancing
14 10 (10.42%) Fortinet
14 10 (10.42%) F5
14 10 (10.42%) CA Spectrum
14 10 (10.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 10 (10.42%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

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 27 (28.13%) OpenStack
2 5 (5.21%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.04%) Apache
3 1 (1.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.04%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.04%) IIS
3 1 (1.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (5.21%) MS Office
2 1 (1.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.46%) Firewall
2 10 (10.42%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 10 (10.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (1.04%) DHCP
3 1 (1.04%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.13%) MSI
2 2 (2.08%) InstallShield
General
1 19 (19.79%) Finance
2 7 (7.29%) Banking
3 4 (4.17%) Retail
4 2 (2.08%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (15.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (11.46%) Service Manager
3 10 (10.42%) Network Engineer
3 10 (10.42%) Service Transition Manager
3 10 (10.42%) Transition Manager
4 8 (8.33%) Architect
5 7 (7.29%) IT Manager
5 7 (7.29%) IT Services Manager
5 7 (7.29%) Service Architect
6 6 (6.25%) Change Manager
7 5 (5.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 5 (5.21%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 5 (5.21%) ITIL Manager
7 5 (5.21%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.17%) Incident Manager
8 4 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (4.17%) Team Leader
9 3 (3.13%) Applications Support Engineer
9 3 (3.13%) ITIL Service Manager
9 3 (3.13%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.33%) jQuery
2 6 (6.25%) .NET
3 1 (1.04%) Middleware
3 1 (1.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.58%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.21%) CMDB
4 1 (1.04%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.04%) Clustering
4 1 (1.04%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.04%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.04%) Statistics
4 1 (1.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.25%) Windows
2 3 (3.13%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (100.00%) ITIL
2 35 (36.46%) Project Management
2 35 (36.46%) Six Sigma
3 27 (28.13%) Service Management
4 23 (23.96%) Service Delivery
5 12 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (12.50%) ITSM
5 12 (12.50%) Supplier Management
6 11 (11.46%) Release Management
7 10 (10.42%) Configuration Management
7 10 (10.42%) Load Balancing
7 10 (10.42%) Network Monitoring
8 9 (9.38%) Quality Management
8 9 (9.38%) Service Design
9 7 (7.29%) IT Governance
10 6 (6.25%) Data Analysis
10 6 (6.25%) Risk Management
10 6 (6.25%) Test Scripting
11 5 (5.21%) Business Analysis
11 5 (5.21%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.33%) C#
1 8 (8.33%) Java
1 8 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (6.25%) C++
2 6 (6.25%) VB
2 6 (6.25%) VB.NET
2 6 (6.25%) VB6
2 6 (6.25%) VBA
3 4 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (35.42%) Security Cleared
2 26 (27.08%) SC Cleared
3 19 (19.79%) Degree
4 3 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.04%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (29.17%) JSP 440
2 6 (6.25%) SLA
3 3 (3.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (5.21%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.04%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.04%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (10.42%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (1.04%) HP SIM
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.04%) OpenView
2 1 (1.04%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (1.04%) Perfmon
2 1 (1.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (33.33%) HP
2 13 (13.54%) CA
3 10 (10.42%) CheckPoint
3 10 (10.42%) Cisco
3 10 (10.42%) F5
3 10 (10.42%) Fortinet
3 10 (10.42%) Juniper
3 10 (10.42%) SolarWinds
3 10 (10.42%) TippingPoint
4 6 (6.25%) ILOG
5 4 (4.17%) Citrix
6 3 (3.13%) FrontRange
6 3 (3.13%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.13%) Nimsoft
6 3 (3.13%) ServiceNow
6 3 (3.13%) VMware
7 1 (1.04%) Apple
7 1 (1.04%) Lotus
7 1 (1.04%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.04%) Remedy