Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for ITIL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 14 18
Rank change year-on-year +7 +4 -6
Contract jobs citing ITIL 21 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 15.00% 7.29% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.44% 9.21% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Aberdeen median daily rate £400 £155 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +158.06% -56.03% +13.71%
10th Percentile £151 £153 £346
90th Percentile £456 £158 £359
Scotland median daily rate £353 £330 £350
% change year-on-year +6.82% -5.71% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Aberdeen median hourly rate £45.00 - £43.00
Scotland median hourly rate £30.00 £25.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year +18.81% +20.24% +33.16%

ITIL is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Aberdeen
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 108 76 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 77.14% 79.17% 65.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 27 21
Aberdeen median daily rate £368 £300 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.50% -33.33% +32.84%
10th Percentile £133 £149 £213
90th Percentile £475 £380 £550
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 6 6
Aberdeen median hourly rate £38.52 £14.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +165.66% -63.75% +128.57%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.63 £24.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £41.13 £44.88
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

Job postings citing ITIL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Aberdeen

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ITIL in Aberdeen.

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Aberdeen

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Aberdeen over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Aberdeen

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Aberdeen

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Aberdeen over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ITIL in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 18 (85.71%) LAN
1 18 (85.71%) WAN
2 12 (57.14%) Telecoms
3 10 (47.62%) Cisco
3 10 (47.62%) Degree
4 9 (42.86%) Juniper
4 9 (42.86%) Firewall
5 8 (38.10%) IP Telephony
5 8 (38.10%) PMP
5 8 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (38.10%) PRINCE2
5 8 (38.10%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (38.10%) Enterprise Storage
6 7 (33.33%) F5
6 7 (33.33%) CCNP
6 7 (33.33%) Project Management
7 6 (28.57%) ITSM
7 6 (28.57%) Service Management
7 6 (28.57%) CCSA
7 6 (28.57%) CCSE
7 6 (28.57%) Wireless
7 6 (28.57%) BIG-IP
7 6 (28.57%) JNCIA
7 6 (28.57%) JNCIE
7 6 (28.57%) CCIP
7 6 (28.57%) CCDP
7 6 (28.57%) CCIE
7 6 (28.57%) HP
7 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen 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 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.52%) Office 365
3 1 (4.76%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 18 (85.71%) LAN
1 18 (85.71%) WAN
2 9 (42.86%) Firewall
3 8 (38.10%) IP Telephony
4 6 (28.57%) BIG-IP
4 6 (28.57%) Wireless
5 4 (19.05%) VPN
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (4.76%) Internet
6 1 (4.76%) Skype
General
1 12 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Project Manager
2 6 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Security Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.52%) Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Security Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Senior IT Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (14.29%) CMDB
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) BYOD
4 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) PRINCE2
2 7 (33.33%) Project Management
3 6 (28.57%) ITSM
3 6 (28.57%) Service Management
4 3 (14.29%) Change Management
4 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 3 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (14.29%) Fault Management
4 3 (14.29%) Network Design
4 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 3 (14.29%) QMS
4 3 (14.29%) Release Management
5 2 (9.52%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (4.76%) CRM
6 1 (4.76%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (4.76%) Document Management
6 1 (4.76%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Degree
2 8 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (38.10%) PMP
3 7 (33.33%) CCNP
4 6 (28.57%) CCDP
4 6 (28.57%) CCIE
4 6 (28.57%) CCIP
4 6 (28.57%) CCSA
4 6 (28.57%) CCSE
4 6 (28.57%) HP ASE
4 6 (28.57%) HP MASE
4 6 (28.57%) JNCIA
4 6 (28.57%) JNCIE
5 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (4.76%) CCSP
8 1 (4.76%) CISSP
8 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (4.76%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) FortiGate
2 2 (9.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Cisco
2 9 (42.86%) Juniper
3 7 (33.33%) F5
4 6 (28.57%) Aruba
4 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 6 (28.57%) Fortinet
4 6 (28.57%) HP
4 6 (28.57%) Riverbed
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft