The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL V3 skills 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 V3 over the 3 months to 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Version 3
Rank 66 60 70
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 5 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.56% 1.03% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 1.31% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Average daily rate £328 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.66% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £263 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £395 £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £333 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.54% -11.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.75 £30.00 £15.44
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +94.33%
ITIL V3
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
713 688 722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 80.38% 78.45% 80.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 509 510 494
Average daily rate £375 £385 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +5.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £482
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 17 25
Average hourly rate £41.50 £37.74 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.96% +27.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.13 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

ITIL V3
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL V3 Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

ITIL V3
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL V3 across the Bristol region.

ITIL V3 Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

ITIL V3
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL V3 across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

ITIL V3 Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

ITIL V3
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 across the Bristol region.

ITIL V3 Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing ITIL V3 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 V3.

1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
2 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
2 5 (55.56%) Service Design
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 2 (22.22%) NHS
4 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) ZABBIX
5 1 (11.11%) Zenoss
5 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
5 1 (11.11%) Open Source
5 1 (11.11%) Confluence
5 1 (11.11%) Splunk
5 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
5 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (11.11%) logstash
5 1 (11.11%) DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (11.11%) JIRA
5 1 (11.11%) Network Security
5 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (11.11%) LAN
5 1 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) SNMP

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing ITIL V3 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 V3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Confluence
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
1 1 (11.11%) SNMP
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Data Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Data Architect
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL Service Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Service Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Management Architect
4 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Support
4 1 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Service Improvement Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Service Improvement Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 2 (22.22%) NHS
2 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
2 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
2 5 (55.56%) Service Design
3 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITSM
4 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) logstash
1 1 (11.11%) Nagios
1 1 (11.11%) ZABBIX
1 1 (11.11%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) BMC
1 1 (11.11%) CA
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco
1 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
1 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
1 1 (11.11%) Splunk