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 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 12 24 30
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +6
Contract jobs citing ITIL 251 170 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 9.82% 5.33% 5.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.81% 6.57% 7.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 92 98
Median daily rate £325 £348 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.47% +8.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £443 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 6
Median hourly rate £36.00 £29.50 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.03% +107.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £14.47 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.30 £39.00 £101.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.17 £15.50 £15.83
% change year-on-year
+36.54% -2.10%
ITIL
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
2126 2587 2191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 83.14% 81.15% 79.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1257 1301 1149
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 56 37
Median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.03% +6.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.18 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.28 £46.70 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 25 July 2016.

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 25 July 2016.

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 25 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 +3 92 £320 +12.28%
Edinburgh +12 85 £375 +7.14% 5
Glasgow -3 27 £320 -8.57% 5
Aberdeen - 8 £155 -
Fife +8 5 £325 -
Inverclyde -1 4 £400 +45.45% 2
North Lanarkshire +2 3 £160 -56.75%
West Lothian 0 2 £363 +11.53% 2
Scottish Borders - 2 £275 -
Stirling - 1 - - 1
West Dunbartonshire - 1 - -
Moray - 1 £125 -
ITIL
UK

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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.

1 149 (31.04%) Windows
2 142 (29.58%) Security Cleared
3 128 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 119 (24.79%) HP
5 112 (23.33%) SC Cleared
6 111 (23.13%) SQL
7 105 (21.88%) Active Directory
8 104 (21.67%) Service Management
9 96 (20.00%) ITIL V3
10 93 (19.38%) Windows Server
11 91 (18.96%) Finance
12 87 (18.13%) SQL Server
13 81 (16.88%) Windows Server 2008
14 79 (16.46%) Project Management
15 73 (15.21%) DNS
15 73 (15.21%) PowerShell
15 73 (15.21%) Windows Server 2012
16 70 (14.58%) Linux
17 64 (13.33%) SAN
18 60 (12.50%) VMware
19 55 (11.46%) Change Management
20 54 (11.25%) Release Management
20 54 (11.25%) Degree
21 53 (11.04%) ITIL Certification
21 53 (11.04%) MS Excel
22 52 (10.83%) CA
22 52 (10.83%) DHCP
23 51 (10.63%) Configuration Management
24 50 (10.42%) Citrix
24 50 (10.42%) OpenStack

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 50 (10.42%) OpenStack
2 27 (5.63%) Apache
3 18 (3.75%) MS Exchange
4 16 (3.33%) SharePoint
5 15 (3.13%) JBoss
6 13 (2.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 13 (2.71%) WebSphere
7 10 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (1.88%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (1.46%) IIS
10 6 (1.25%) Skype for Business
10 6 (1.25%) Tomcat
11 5 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (1.04%) MQSeries
11 5 (1.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 5 (1.04%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (0.83%) GlassFish
12 4 (0.83%) Oracle Application Server
12 4 (0.83%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 53 (11.04%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.17%) MS Office
3 9 (1.88%) MS Project
4 6 (1.25%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.42%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (2.08%) Oracle Assets
1 10 (2.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.83%) OpenText MBPM
4 3 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.42%) assyst
5 2 (0.42%) Primavera
6 1 (0.21%) Eikon
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.46%) Office 365
2 5 (1.04%) SaaS
3 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.21%) Basecamp
3 1 (0.21%) HP Helion
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 73 (15.21%) DNS
2 64 (13.33%) SAN
3 52 (10.83%) DHCP
4 38 (7.92%) Firewall
4 38 (7.92%) WAN
5 28 (5.83%) TCP/IP
6 24 (5.00%) iSCSI
7 19 (3.96%) LAN
8 14 (2.92%) HTTP
9 12 (2.50%) HTTPS
10 10 (2.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 10 (2.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 10 (2.08%) SSL
11 8 (1.67%) VPN
11 8 (1.67%) Wireless
12 7 (1.46%) BGP
12 7 (1.46%) Cisco IOS
12 7 (1.46%) MPLS
12 7 (1.46%) NetScaler
12 7 (1.46%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (18.13%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.75%) Relational Database
3 14 (2.92%) Oracle Database
4 11 (2.29%) MySQL
5 7 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (1.04%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (1.04%) Oracle Discoverer
7 5 (1.04%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (0.83%) SQLPlus
9 3 (0.63%) DB2
9 3 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.21%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 1 (0.21%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (1.25%) Toad
2 5 (1.04%) ClearCase
3 4 (0.83%) Build Forge
3 4 (0.83%) Introscope
4 3 (0.63%) Ant
4 3 (0.63%) ClearQuest
4 3 (0.63%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.63%) Maven
4 3 (0.63%) MSI
4 3 (0.63%) StarTeam
4 3 (0.63%) Subversion
5 2 (0.42%) InstallShield
5 2 (0.42%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.21%) JIRA
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
General
1 91 (18.96%) Finance
2 47 (9.79%) Banking
3 16 (3.33%) Retail
4 11 (2.29%) Retail Banking
5 10 (2.08%) Law
6 9 (1.88%) Billing
7 7 (1.46%) French Language
7 7 (1.46%) German Language
8 4 (0.83%) Electronics
8 4 (0.83%) Front Office
8 4 (0.83%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.83%) Legal
8 4 (0.83%) Military
8 4 (0.83%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.63%) Advertising
9 3 (0.63%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.21%) Local Government
10 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 55 (11.46%) Analyst
2 28 (5.83%) Service Manager
3 25 (5.21%) Consultant
4 24 (5.00%) Network Engineer
5 23 (4.79%) Support Engineer
6 22 (4.58%) Administrator
6 22 (4.58%) Architect
7 21 (4.38%) IT Manager
8 18 (3.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 17 (3.54%) Developer
9 17 (3.54%) Service Analyst
9 17 (3.54%) Unix Engineer
9 17 (3.54%) Wintel Engineer
10 15 (3.13%) IT Services Manager
11 14 (2.92%) Head of IT
11 14 (2.92%) Systems Engineer
12 13 (2.71%) Project Manager
13 12 (2.50%) Systems Analyst
13 12 (2.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
14 11 (2.29%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (4.58%) Middleware
2 16 (3.33%) jQuery
3 15 (3.13%) Regular Expression
4 14 (2.92%) .NET
4 14 (2.92%) XML
5 8 (1.67%) Java EE
6 7 (1.46%) HTML
7 6 (1.25%) REST
8 5 (1.04%) IBM Integration Bus
8 5 (1.04%) J2EE
9 4 (0.83%) Hibernate
9 4 (0.83%) Struts
10 3 (0.63%) LAMP
10 3 (0.63%) Web Services
11 2 (0.42%) JSON
11 2 (0.42%) SAML
12 1 (0.21%) ADO.NET
12 1 (0.21%) Spring
12 1 (0.21%) VXML
12 1 (0.21%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 36 (7.50%) Computer Science
2 33 (6.88%) Data Centre
3 24 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (4.38%) CMDB
5 20 (4.17%) Management Information System
6 19 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (2.92%) Blackberry
8 9 (1.88%) Data Structures
8 9 (1.88%) Virtual Team
9 8 (1.67%) Clustering
9 8 (1.67%) Public Cloud
10 6 (1.25%) CESG
10 6 (1.25%) Private Cloud
11 5 (1.04%) PKI
12 4 (0.83%) Credit Risk
12 4 (0.83%) Market Risk
12 4 (0.83%) User Experience
13 3 (0.63%) Mainframe
13 3 (0.63%) Mobile App
14 2 (0.42%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 149 (31.04%) Windows
2 93 (19.38%) Windows Server
3 81 (16.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 73 (15.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 70 (14.58%) Linux
6 41 (8.54%) Unix
7 38 (7.92%) Windows 7
8 31 (6.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 30 (6.25%) Solaris
10 27 (5.63%) AIX
11 23 (4.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 18 (3.75%) Windows XP
13 17 (3.54%) HPUX
14 10 (2.08%) Windows 10
15 8 (1.67%) Apple iOS
16 7 (1.46%) Android
16 7 (1.46%) CatOS
16 7 (1.46%) Windows Phone
17 5 (1.04%) OS/390
18 1 (0.21%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (21.67%) Service Management
2 96 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 79 (16.46%) Project Management
4 55 (11.46%) Change Management
5 54 (11.25%) Release Management
6 51 (10.63%) Configuration Management
7 46 (9.58%) Service Delivery
8 42 (8.75%) ITSM
9 37 (7.71%) Six Sigma
10 36 (7.50%) Risk Management
11 31 (6.46%) PRINCE2
12 30 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
13 26 (5.42%) Agile Software Development
14 21 (4.38%) Continuous Improvement
14 21 (4.38%) Mentoring
14 21 (4.38%) Software Distribution
15 20 (4.17%) Supplier Management
15 20 (4.17%) Unit Testing
16 19 (3.96%) Problem Management
16 19 (3.96%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 111 (23.13%) SQL
2 73 (15.21%) PowerShell
3 48 (10.00%) Java
4 46 (9.58%) Perl
5 41 (8.54%) VBScript
6 33 (6.88%) Korn
7 31 (6.46%) JavaScript
8 25 (5.21%) Python
9 21 (4.38%) C#
10 20 (4.17%) Bash Shell
10 20 (4.17%) C-shell
11 18 (3.75%) Shell Script
12 13 (2.71%) Bourne shell
13 12 (2.50%) C++
14 11 (2.29%) C
15 9 (1.88%) Jython
16 8 (1.67%) PHP
16 8 (1.67%) VB
16 8 (1.67%) VB.NET
17 6 (1.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 142 (29.58%) Security Cleared
2 112 (23.33%) SC Cleared
3 54 (11.25%) Degree
4 53 (11.04%) ITIL Certification
5 37 (7.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (4.38%) MCSA
7 16 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 15 (3.13%) DV Cleared
9 9 (1.88%) BPSS Clearance
10 8 (1.67%) MCSE
11 7 (1.46%) MCP
12 5 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (1.04%) Oracle Certification
13 4 (0.83%) CCNA
13 4 (0.83%) ISEB
13 4 (0.83%) MCITP
13 4 (0.83%) OCP
14 3 (0.63%) PMP
14 3 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 2 (0.42%) ACSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.46%) Disclosure Scotland
2 28 (5.83%) JSP 440
3 24 (5.00%) SLA
4 11 (2.29%) COBIT
5 9 (1.88%) PCI DSS
6 7 (1.46%) QA
6 7 (1.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.42%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.42%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 105 (21.88%) Active Directory
2 41 (8.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (6.04%) Hyper-V
4 28 (5.83%) XenApp
5 20 (4.17%) Samba
6 19 (3.96%) Terminal Services
7 15 (3.13%) vSphere
8 14 (2.92%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (1.25%) VMware ESX
9 6 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (1.25%) XenDesktop
10 5 (1.04%) UAG
11 4 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (0.83%) Squid
11 4 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (0.63%) vCloud
13 1 (0.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.21%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.21%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 49 (10.21%) SCCM
2 29 (6.04%) SCOM
3 20 (4.17%) Tivoli
4 14 (2.92%) CA Spectrum
5 13 (2.71%) BladeLogic
5 13 (2.71%) HP SiteScope
5 13 (2.71%) Netcool
5 13 (2.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 13 (2.71%) Puppet
6 10 (2.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 10 (2.08%) WSUS
7 9 (1.88%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 9 (1.88%) Microsoft Clustering
7 9 (1.88%) SCOrch
8 7 (1.46%) Failover Clustering
8 7 (1.46%) OVPA
9 6 (1.25%) AirWatch
9 6 (1.25%) McAfee ePO
10 5 (1.04%) FortiGate
10 5 (1.04%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 128 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 119 (24.79%) HP
3 60 (12.50%) VMware
4 52 (10.83%) CA
5 50 (10.42%) Citrix
6 48 (10.00%) Oracle
7 44 (9.17%) Cisco
8 36 (7.50%) IBM
9 23 (4.79%) Red Hat
10 21 (4.38%) CheckPoint
11 17 (3.54%) Juniper
11 17 (3.54%) ServiceNow
12 16 (3.33%) SolarWinds
12 16 (3.33%) Symantec
13 12 (2.50%) F5
14 11 (2.29%) Apple
15 10 (2.08%) BMC
15 10 (2.08%) Fortinet
15 10 (2.08%) Intel Security
15 10 (2.08%) TippingPoint
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