The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL 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 over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
UK / Scotland
Rank 22 20 27
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing ITIL 114 169 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 6.85% 6.48% 5.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.28% 8.14% 7.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 87 69
Median daily rate £338 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £162 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 4
Median hourly rate £30.00 £17.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.47% +7.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.43 £16.50 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-6.51% +4.62%

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
1377 2076 2099
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.75% 79.60% 80.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 787 1144 1155
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £265 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 25 22
Median hourly rate £42.00 £33.71 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +20.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.50 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.30 £47.65 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL across the Scotland region.

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Scotland region.

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

ITIL
Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

ITIL
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 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh 0 37 £388 -4.61% 4
Glasgow +6 31 £338 -20.58% 9
Renfrewshire +3 16 £324 -19.66% 1
Aberdeen -2 14 £390 +10.63%
South Lanarkshire - 4 £308 -
West Dunbartonshire -1 3 £395 +97.50% 1
Fife - 2 £650 -
Lanarkshire 0 1 - -
West Lothian -5 1 £338 +37.75% 2
Stirling - 1 - -
ITIL
UK

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL 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.

1 92 (34.72%) Security Cleared
2 76 (28.68%) Microsoft
3 75 (28.30%) SC Cleared
4 68 (25.66%) Windows
5 64 (24.15%) ITIL V3
6 58 (21.89%) Service Management
7 52 (19.62%) Project Management
8 49 (18.49%) Active Directory
8 49 (18.49%) HP
9 44 (16.60%) Windows Server
10 43 (16.23%) Finance
11 42 (15.85%) ITSM
11 42 (15.85%) SQL Server
12 41 (15.47%) SQL
13 40 (15.09%) LAN
14 38 (14.34%) Cisco
14 38 (14.34%) Firewall
14 38 (14.34%) Windows Server 2008
14 38 (14.34%) Degree
15 37 (13.96%) MS Excel
16 36 (13.58%) ITIL Certification
17 35 (13.21%) WAN
18 34 (12.83%) Configuration Management
18 34 (12.83%) PowerShell
19 33 (12.45%) Windows Server 2012
20 32 (12.08%) Release Management
21 31 (11.70%) SCCM
22 30 (11.32%) JSP 440
22 30 (11.32%) Six Sigma
22 30 (11.32%) VMware

ITIL
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 17 (6.42%) OpenStack
2 15 (5.66%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (1.51%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.13%) IIS
5 3 (1.13%) Moodle
5 3 (1.13%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.75%) Apache
6 2 (0.75%) Blackboard Learn
6 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.75%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.75%) iPlanet
6 2 (0.75%) JBoss
6 2 (0.75%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.38%) CMS
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 37 (13.96%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.91%) MS Office
3 12 (4.53%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.38%) MS Project
5 1 (0.38%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (1.13%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.75%) assyst
2 2 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.38%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.02%) Office 365
2 4 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.13%) SaaS
4 2 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.75%) IaaS
5 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.38%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (15.09%) LAN
2 38 (14.34%) Firewall
3 35 (13.21%) WAN
4 24 (9.06%) DNS
5 21 (7.92%) SAN
5 21 (7.92%) Wireless
6 20 (7.55%) TCP/IP
7 19 (7.17%) DHCP
8 15 (5.66%) HTTP
9 14 (5.28%) HTTPS
9 14 (5.28%) VSAN
10 11 (4.15%) BGP
10 11 (4.15%) Cisco IOS
10 11 (4.15%) MPLS
10 11 (4.15%) Multicast
10 11 (4.15%) OSPF
11 10 (3.77%) VPN
12 7 (2.64%) iSCSI
13 6 (2.26%) NAS
14 5 (1.89%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (15.85%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.17%) Relational Database
3 5 (1.89%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.75%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.38%) MySQL
6 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.75%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.75%) HP UFT
1 2 (0.75%) Jenkins
1 2 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (0.75%) WinDbg
2 1 (0.38%) Ant
2 1 (0.38%) Artifactory
2 1 (0.38%) Maven
2 1 (0.38%) Subversion
2 1 (0.38%) TeamCity
General
1 43 (16.23%) Finance
2 15 (5.66%) Banking
3 11 (4.15%) Law
4 6 (2.26%) Retail
5 4 (1.51%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.13%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.38%) Billing
7 1 (0.38%) French Language
7 1 (0.38%) German Language
Job Titles
1 42 (15.85%) Analyst
2 27 (10.19%) Network Engineer
3 13 (4.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (4.15%) Developer
4 11 (4.15%) IT Analyst
4 11 (4.15%) Service Analyst
5 10 (3.77%) Consultant
5 10 (3.77%) Support Engineer
5 10 (3.77%) Virtualisation Specialist
6 9 (3.40%) Applications Support
6 9 (3.40%) Architect
6 9 (3.40%) Integration Engineer
7 8 (3.02%) Applications Developer
7 8 (3.02%) Systems Analyst
8 7 (2.64%) Administrator
8 7 (2.64%) Build Engineer
8 7 (2.64%) Support Analyst
9 6 (2.26%) Automation Engineer
9 6 (2.26%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (2.26%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.28%) jQuery
2 11 (4.15%) Middleware
3 9 (3.40%) .NET
4 2 (0.75%) J2EE
5 1 (0.38%) JSP
5 1 (0.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.81%) Computer Science
2 21 (7.92%) Data Centre
3 18 (6.79%) CMDB
4 17 (6.42%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (5.66%) Clustering
6 11 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.26%) Private Cloud
8 4 (1.51%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.13%) Cryptography
9 3 (1.13%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.13%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.13%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.13%) Thin Client
9 3 (1.13%) VLE
10 2 (0.75%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.75%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.75%) PKI
10 2 (0.75%) Replication
10 2 (0.75%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 68 (25.66%) Windows
2 44 (16.60%) Windows Server
3 38 (14.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (12.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (7.92%) Linux
6 17 (6.42%) Windows 7
7 11 (4.15%) CatOS
8 8 (3.02%) Unix
9 7 (2.64%) Windows 10
10 6 (2.26%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (1.89%) AIX
11 5 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (1.51%) Solaris
13 3 (1.13%) HPUX
13 3 (1.13%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.38%) Android
14 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.38%) SUSE
14 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.38%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (24.15%) ITIL V3
2 58 (21.89%) Service Management
3 52 (19.62%) Project Management
4 42 (15.85%) ITSM
5 34 (12.83%) Configuration Management
6 32 (12.08%) Release Management
7 30 (11.32%) Six Sigma
8 26 (9.81%) Service Delivery
9 23 (8.68%) Continuous Improvement
10 21 (7.92%) Problem Management
11 19 (7.17%) Network Design
12 17 (6.42%) Service Design
13 16 (6.04%) Software Distribution
14 15 (5.66%) Virtual Environments
15 14 (5.28%) Test Scripting
16 13 (4.91%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (4.91%) Incident Management
16 13 (4.91%) PRINCE2
16 13 (4.91%) QMS
17 12 (4.53%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (15.47%) SQL
2 34 (12.83%) PowerShell
3 22 (8.30%) JavaScript
4 19 (7.17%) Java
5 15 (5.66%) C#
6 11 (4.15%) Python
7 10 (3.77%) VB
7 10 (3.77%) VBA
8 9 (3.40%) C++
8 9 (3.40%) VB.NET
8 9 (3.40%) VB6
9 8 (3.02%) C
9 8 (3.02%) Jython
10 6 (2.26%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.13%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.75%) Perl
13 1 (0.38%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.38%) Korn
Qualifications
1 92 (34.72%) Security Cleared
2 75 (28.30%) SC Cleared
3 38 (14.34%) Degree
4 36 (13.58%) ITIL Certification
5 23 (8.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (5.66%) DV Cleared
7 14 (5.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (3.02%) CCNP
10 7 (2.64%) CCIE
10 7 (2.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 6 (2.26%) CCDP
11 6 (2.26%) CCIP
11 6 (2.26%) CCSA
11 6 (2.26%) CCSE
11 6 (2.26%) JNCIA
11 6 (2.26%) JNCIE
12 5 (1.89%) CISSP
12 5 (1.89%) ISEB
13 4 (1.51%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (11.32%) JSP 440
2 15 (5.66%) Disclosure Scotland
3 13 (4.91%) SLA
4 2 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.38%) QA
System Software
1 49 (18.49%) Active Directory
2 28 (10.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (6.79%) vSphere
4 10 (3.77%) Microsoft App-V
5 9 (3.40%) XenApp
6 7 (2.64%) Hyper-V
7 6 (2.26%) VMware ESX
8 5 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (1.51%) XenDesktop
10 3 (1.13%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.38%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.38%) KVM
11 1 (0.38%) NFS
11 1 (0.38%) Samba
11 1 (0.38%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 1 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.38%) zsh
Systems Management
1 31 (11.70%) SCCM
2 14 (5.28%) PowerCLI
2 14 (5.28%) vRealize
3 10 (3.77%) Puppet
4 8 (3.02%) BladeLogic
4 8 (3.02%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 8 (3.02%) SCOM
4 8 (3.02%) SCOrch
4 8 (3.02%) WSUS
5 7 (2.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 6 (2.26%) FortiGate
7 3 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (1.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (1.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (1.13%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.75%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (0.75%) HP SiteScope
8 2 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.75%) OVPA
8 2 (0.75%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 76 (28.68%) Microsoft
2 49 (18.49%) HP
3 38 (14.34%) Cisco
4 30 (11.32%) VMware
5 13 (4.91%) BMC
5 13 (4.91%) Citrix
5 13 (4.91%) Juniper
5 13 (4.91%) Oracle
6 11 (4.15%) CA
6 11 (4.15%) CheckPoint
7 10 (3.77%) Dell
8 9 (3.40%) F5
8 9 (3.40%) IBM
8 9 (3.40%) ILOG
9 7 (2.64%) BT
9 7 (2.64%) Siemens
9 7 (2.64%) Symantec
10 6 (2.26%) Fortinet
10 6 (2.26%) Riverbed
11 5 (1.89%) Adobe
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