The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank - 9 18
Contract jobs citing ITIL 0 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian - 11.27% 5.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 14.55% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £310 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.61 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+8.90% +2.36%
ITIL
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Lothian region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
47 55 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 73.44% 77.46% 85.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 23 35
Average daily rate £388 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £310 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £420 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £22.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

ITIL
Top 11 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian region citing ITIL 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.

1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V2
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian region citing ITIL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Application Support Team Leader
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Support
1 2 (66.67%) Support Team Leader
1 2 (66.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V2
2 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle