The first table below looks at the demand for ITIL Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Bristol 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 69 49 63
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +14
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.38% 0.18% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.59% 0.68% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate
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£455 £200 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+127.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £20.38 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-43.55% +1.87%
Qualifications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
116 147 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 14.55% 26.87% 19.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 95 92
Average daily rate £363 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £475 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 18
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.35 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.27% -22.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £11.40 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £45.75 £44.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
ITIL Certification
South West

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification.

1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
2 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (25.00%) IP Telephony
3 3 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (25.00%) iPhone
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (25.00%) iPad
3 3 (25.00%) Dell
3 3 (25.00%) Avaya
3 3 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (25.00%) MS Office
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) CRM
3 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Lync
4 2 (16.67%) Capita
4 2 (16.67%) SCCM
4 2 (16.67%) SCOM
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) ITSM
5 1 (8.33%) Automotive
5 1 (8.33%) LAN
5 1 (8.33%) PBX

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (16.67%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) PBX
2 1 (8.33%) VoIP
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (8.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Service Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Transition Manager
2 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) Coordinator
2 3 (25.00%) Service Transition Manager
3 2 (16.67%) IT Services Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) iPhone
1 3 (25.00%) iPad
1 3 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
3 3 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) ITSM
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
1 2 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Dell
1 3 (25.00%) Avaya
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) Capita