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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
UK / Scotland
Rank 27 23 26
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing ITIL 105 166 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 6.10% 6.44% 5.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.26% 7.79% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 84 76
Median daily rate £350 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £258 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £493 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 12
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £13.57
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +231.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.96 £30.80 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.00 £50.00 £17.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

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
1446 2132 2230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 83.97% 82.76% 81.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 861 1151 1260
Median daily rate £388 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 27 41
Median hourly rate £45.00 £41.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +76.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.80 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £50.00 £49.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +4 48 £425 - 8
Glasgow -10 24 £353 -16.56% 8
Aberdeen -2 12 £390 -
Renfrewshire -10 8 £319 -20.90% 1
West Lothian -3 3 £350 +12.00%
West Dunbartonshire -1 2 £415 +107.50%
Stirling - 1 - -
ITIL
UK

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 91 (33.83%) Microsoft
2 77 (28.62%) Security Cleared
3 75 (27.88%) Windows
4 68 (25.28%) Service Management
5 67 (24.91%) SC Cleared
6 55 (20.45%) Active Directory
7 51 (18.96%) Project Management
7 51 (18.96%) Finance
8 50 (18.59%) ITIL V3
9 48 (17.84%) Windows Server
10 45 (16.73%) MS Excel
11 44 (16.36%) ITSM
11 44 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
12 42 (15.61%) Cisco
13 40 (14.87%) HP
13 40 (14.87%) LAN
14 39 (14.50%) SQL
14 39 (14.50%) Firewall
15 37 (13.75%) VMware
15 37 (13.75%) SQL Server
15 37 (13.75%) SCCM
16 36 (13.38%) PowerShell
16 36 (13.38%) WAN
17 35 (13.01%) ITIL Certification
17 35 (13.01%) Degree
17 35 (13.01%) Windows Server 2012
18 33 (12.27%) VMware Infrastructure
19 30 (11.15%) Configuration Management
20 27 (10.04%) Problem Management
21 26 (9.67%) Data Centre

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 18 (6.69%) MS Exchange
2 13 (4.83%) OpenStack
3 9 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (1.49%) IIS
5 3 (1.12%) JBoss
5 3 (1.12%) Moodle
5 3 (1.12%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.12%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.74%) Apache
6 2 (0.74%) Blackboard Learn
6 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.74%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.74%) iPlanet
6 2 (0.74%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.74%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.37%) CMS
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 45 (16.73%) MS Excel
2 16 (5.95%) MS Office
3 14 (5.20%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.49%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (1.12%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.74%) assyst
3 2 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.60%) Office 365
2 5 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.12%) SaaS
4 2 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.74%) IaaS
5 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.37%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (14.87%) LAN
2 39 (14.50%) Firewall
3 36 (13.38%) WAN
4 26 (9.67%) SAN
5 25 (9.29%) DNS
6 23 (8.55%) TCP/IP
7 21 (7.81%) Wireless
8 19 (7.06%) DHCP
9 15 (5.58%) HTTP
10 14 (5.20%) HTTPS
10 14 (5.20%) VSAN
11 12 (4.46%) BGP
11 12 (4.46%) Cisco IOS
11 12 (4.46%) MPLS
11 12 (4.46%) OSPF
12 11 (4.09%) Multicast
13 9 (3.35%) NAS
13 9 (3.35%) VPN
14 8 (2.97%) iSCSI
15 6 (2.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (13.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.97%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.49%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.74%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.37%) MySQL
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.74%) Ant
1 2 (0.74%) Jenkins
1 2 (0.74%) Maven
1 2 (0.74%) Subversion
1 2 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (0.74%) WinDbg
2 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
General
1 51 (18.96%) Finance
2 11 (4.09%) Law
3 10 (3.72%) Banking
4 5 (1.86%) Retail
5 4 (1.49%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.12%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.37%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.37%) Legal
7 1 (0.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (19.70%) Analyst
2 29 (10.78%) Network Engineer
3 18 (6.69%) Service Analyst
4 16 (5.95%) Consultant
5 12 (4.46%) IT Analyst
6 10 (3.72%) IT Manager
6 10 (3.72%) Virtualisation Specialist
7 9 (3.35%) Integration Engineer
8 8 (2.97%) Architect
8 8 (2.97%) Project Manager
8 8 (2.97%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (2.97%) Service Desk Analyst
8 8 (2.97%) Support Analyst
9 7 (2.60%) Build Engineer
9 7 (2.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (2.23%) Administrator
10 6 (2.23%) Applications Support
10 6 (2.23%) Developer
10 6 (2.23%) Senior Network Engineer
10 6 (2.23%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.46%) Middleware
2 6 (2.23%) jQuery
3 5 (1.86%) .NET
4 2 (0.74%) J2EE
5 1 (0.37%) JSP
5 1 (0.37%) LAMP
5 1 (0.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.67%) Data Centre
2 21 (7.81%) Computer Science
3 20 (7.43%) CMDB
4 16 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (5.58%) Clustering
6 11 (4.09%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.23%) Blackberry
7 6 (2.23%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.12%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.12%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.12%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.12%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.12%) User Experience
8 3 (1.12%) VLE
9 2 (0.74%) CESG
9 2 (0.74%) e-Learning
9 2 (0.74%) EMC VNX
9 2 (0.74%) PKI
9 2 (0.74%) PMI
9 2 (0.74%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 75 (27.88%) Windows
2 48 (17.84%) Windows Server
3 44 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (13.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (7.06%) Linux
5 19 (7.06%) Windows 7
6 12 (4.46%) CatOS
7 8 (2.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (2.60%) Unix
8 7 (2.60%) Windows 10
9 4 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.12%) AIX
10 3 (1.12%) Solaris
11 2 (0.74%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.37%) HPUX
12 1 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.37%) SUSE
12 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (25.28%) Service Management
2 51 (18.96%) Project Management
3 50 (18.59%) ITIL V3
4 44 (16.36%) ITSM
5 30 (11.15%) Configuration Management
6 27 (10.04%) Problem Management
7 25 (9.29%) Release Management
7 25 (9.29%) Service Delivery
8 23 (8.55%) Continuous Improvement
9 21 (7.81%) Six Sigma
10 20 (7.43%) Network Design
11 18 (6.69%) PRINCE2
11 18 (6.69%) Service Design
12 17 (6.32%) Supplier Management
13 15 (5.58%) Change Management
13 15 (5.58%) Incident Management
13 15 (5.58%) QMS
13 15 (5.58%) Virtual Environments
14 14 (5.20%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (5.20%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (14.50%) SQL
2 36 (13.38%) PowerShell
3 14 (5.20%) JavaScript
4 10 (3.72%) Python
5 8 (2.97%) C
5 8 (2.97%) Java
5 8 (2.97%) Jython
6 7 (2.60%) C#
7 5 (1.86%) VB
7 5 (1.86%) VBA
8 4 (1.49%) C++
8 4 (1.49%) Perl
8 4 (1.49%) VB.NET
8 4 (1.49%) VB6
9 3 (1.12%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.12%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.74%) Korn
11 1 (0.37%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.37%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 77 (28.62%) Security Cleared
2 67 (24.91%) SC Cleared
3 35 (13.01%) Degree
3 35 (13.01%) ITIL Certification
4 23 (8.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (5.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (4.46%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (4.09%) DV Cleared
8 10 (3.72%) CISSP
9 9 (3.35%) CCNP
10 8 (2.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (2.60%) CCIE
11 7 (2.60%) CCSE
12 6 (2.23%) CCDP
12 6 (2.23%) CCIP
12 6 (2.23%) CCSA
12 6 (2.23%) JNCIA
12 6 (2.23%) JNCIE
13 4 (1.49%) HP ASE
13 4 (1.49%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.43%) Disclosure Scotland
1 20 (7.43%) JSP 440
2 12 (4.46%) SLA
3 2 (0.74%) COBIT
3 2 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.37%) QA
System Software
1 55 (20.45%) Active Directory
2 33 (12.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (7.43%) vSphere
4 12 (4.46%) Microsoft App-V
5 11 (4.09%) XenApp
6 7 (2.60%) VMware ESX
7 6 (2.23%) Hyper-V
8 5 (1.86%) Virtual Servers
8 5 (1.86%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (1.49%) XenDesktop
10 3 (1.12%) Terminal Server
10 3 (1.12%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.74%) Samba
12 1 (0.37%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.37%) KVM
12 1 (0.37%) NFS
12 1 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.37%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.37%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 37 (13.75%) SCCM
2 14 (5.20%) PowerCLI
2 14 (5.20%) vRealize
3 11 (4.09%) WSUS
4 9 (3.35%) Puppet
4 9 (3.35%) SCOM
5 8 (2.97%) BladeLogic
5 8 (2.97%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 8 (2.97%) SCOrch
6 7 (2.60%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 6 (2.23%) FortiGate
8 3 (1.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 3 (1.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 3 (1.12%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.74%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (0.74%) HP SiteScope
9 2 (0.74%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 1 (0.37%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 91 (33.83%) Microsoft
2 42 (15.61%) Cisco
3 40 (14.87%) HP
4 37 (13.75%) VMware
5 20 (7.43%) Citrix
6 14 (5.20%) Juniper
7 13 (4.83%) BMC
8 12 (4.46%) CheckPoint
9 11 (4.09%) CA
9 11 (4.09%) F5
9 11 (4.09%) Oracle
10 10 (3.72%) Dell
11 9 (3.35%) IBM
12 7 (2.60%) BT
12 7 (2.60%) Fortinet
12 7 (2.60%) Siemens
12 7 (2.60%) Symantec
13 6 (2.23%) Riverbed
14 4 (1.49%) Aruba
14 4 (1.49%) ServiceNow
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