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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 12 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing ITIL 1 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 3.33% 10.87% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.70% 12.50% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £400 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.33 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-13.44% +9.89%
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
27 80 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 90.00% 86.96% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 37 18
Median daily rate £329 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.40% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £464 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.23 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Lothian region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Livingston -4 1 £400 +23.07%
ITIL
Scotland

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL V2
2 3 (60.00%) Supplier Management
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Matrix Management
3 2 (40.00%) Squid
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (40.00%) FortiGate
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Avaya
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) UAG
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (20.00%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL V2
1 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (40.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) COBIT
1 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Squid
1 2 (40.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Avaya
1 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (20.00%) Intel Security