The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Lothian region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 14 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 1 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 1.72% 2.04% 8.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 2.63% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate - - £293
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £334 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.29% +2.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £18.40 £16.16
% change year-on-year
-10.32% +13.86%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44 38 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 75.86% 77.55% 65.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 26 23
Average daily rate £360 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.49% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £445 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
ITIL
Scotland

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
Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Livingston - 1 - - 1
Linlithgow - - - -
ITIL
Scotland

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Supplier Management
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL V2
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Becrypt
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (20.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Trend Micro

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Security Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Supplier Management
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL V2
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec
2 1 (20.00%) Becrypt
2 1 (20.00%) Trend Micro
Livingston, West Lothian
Atos
Rate: excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago