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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 126 117 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 10 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.30% 0.51% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £336 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.62% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +12.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £28.25 -
% change year-on-year
-41.59% -
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
2603 2152 1751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 79.36% 78.57% 71.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1356 1101 882
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 28 38
Average hourly rate £30.50 £22.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.55% -22.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.70 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £165.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL V3 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Renfrewshire +3 4 £438 +37.47%
Edinburgh - 3 £475 -
Fife - 2 - -
West Lothian - 2 - -
North Lanarkshire - 2 - -
Inverclyde - 1 £250 -
ITIL V3
UK

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 22 (100.00%) ITIL
2 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
3 10 (45.45%) Service Management
4 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
5 7 (31.82%) Cisco
5 7 (31.82%) Service Delivery
5 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
6 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
7 5 (22.73%) Change Management
7 5 (22.73%) Degree
8 4 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (18.18%) 802.1X
8 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
8 4 (18.18%) VMware
8 4 (18.18%) Network Design
8 4 (18.18%) SLA
8 4 (18.18%) MS Office
8 4 (18.18%) Windows
9 3 (13.64%) LAN
9 3 (13.64%) Six Sigma
9 3 (13.64%) SAN
9 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
9 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
9 3 (13.64%) Change Control
9 3 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (13.64%) SCCM

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.55%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.55%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 4 (18.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (13.64%) LAN
2 3 (13.64%) SAN
3 2 (9.09%) IP Telephony
3 2 (9.09%) Ethernet
3 2 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (4.55%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Network Engineer
1 4 (18.18%) Design Engineer
1 4 (18.18%) Network Design Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Security Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Change Manager
3 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Lead Security Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Service Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Service Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) 802.1X
2 1 (4.55%) JSP
2 1 (4.55%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) User Experience
4 1 (4.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
1 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) AIX
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) ITIL
2 10 (45.45%) Service Management
3 7 (31.82%) Service Delivery
4 5 (22.73%) Change Management
5 4 (18.18%) Network Design
6 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
6 3 (13.64%) Six Sigma
6 3 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (13.64%) Change Control
7 2 (9.09%) Use Case
7 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (9.09%) Project Management
7 2 (9.09%) ITSM
7 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
8 1 (4.55%) Workflow
8 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
8 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
3 5 (22.73%) Degree
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (4.55%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) JSP 440
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) vSphere
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Server
4 1 (4.55%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCCM
2 2 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (9.09%) NetBackup
2 2 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) Cisco
3 4 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (9.09%) ProCurve
4 2 (9.09%) ServiceNow
4 2 (9.09%) Lotus
4 2 (9.09%) Symantec
4 2 (9.09%) McAfee
4 2 (9.09%) HP
4 2 (9.09%) EMC
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix