The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL 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 over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 30 40 50
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +10
Contract jobs citing ITIL 44 32 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 5.12% 3.41% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.71% 4.38% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £350 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +84.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £255 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £420 £196
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 0
Average hourly rate £12.75 £22.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.04% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -12.69%
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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
656 730 455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 76.28% 77.74% 69.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 497 292
Average daily rate £385 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 25 13
Average hourly rate £37.39 £27.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.21% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.18 £17.00 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.44 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 20 (28.17%) Service Management
2 17 (23.94%) Change Management
3 14 (19.72%) Windows
4 13 (18.31%) Finance
5 12 (16.90%) Microsoft
5 12 (16.90%) Active Directory
5 12 (16.90%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (16.90%) Security Cleared
6 11 (15.49%) Service Delivery
7 10 (14.08%) SLA
7 10 (14.08%) PRINCE2
8 8 (11.27%) MS Exchange
8 8 (11.27%) Citrix
8 8 (11.27%) Project Management
9 7 (9.86%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (9.86%) ITIL V3
10 6 (8.45%) Degree
10 6 (8.45%) Problem Management
10 6 (8.45%) Telecoms
10 6 (8.45%) Firewall
11 5 (7.04%) LAN
11 5 (7.04%) WAN
11 5 (7.04%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (7.04%) Incident Management
11 5 (7.04%) Matrix Management
11 5 (7.04%) Hyper-V
12 4 (5.63%) PowerShell
12 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (5.63%) SCCM
12 4 (5.63%) Windows 7

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 8 (11.27%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.82%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (2.82%) Lync
4 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.41%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) SaaS
1 2 (2.82%) PaaS
2 1 (1.41%) Office 365
2 1 (1.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.45%) Firewall
2 5 (7.04%) LAN
2 5 (7.04%) WAN
3 3 (4.23%) SDH
3 3 (4.23%) VoIP
3 3 (4.23%) Broadband
3 3 (4.23%) Unified Communications
4 2 (2.82%) PABX
4 2 (2.82%) OpenScape
4 2 (2.82%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.41%) VPN
5 1 (1.41%) DNS
5 1 (1.41%) SSL
5 1 (1.41%) Internet
5 1 (1.41%) DHCP
5 1 (1.41%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.41%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Rational Rose
2 1 (1.41%) MSI
General
1 13 (18.31%) Finance
2 6 (8.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (15.49%) Analyst
2 9 (12.68%) Service Manager
3 6 (8.45%) Consultant
3 6 (8.45%) Project Manager
4 5 (7.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (5.63%) Administrator
5 4 (5.63%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (5.63%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (5.63%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (5.63%) Support Engineer
5 4 (5.63%) Architect
5 4 (5.63%) Service Analyst
5 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (4.23%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (4.23%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (4.23%) Change Manager
6 3 (4.23%) Service Desk Manager
6 3 (4.23%) Designer
6 3 (4.23%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.23%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.23%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.41%) .NET
2 1 (1.41%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
1 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.82%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (2.82%) Open Source
2 2 (2.82%) Handset
3 1 (1.41%) PDA
3 1 (1.41%) Statistics
3 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.41%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.72%) Windows
2 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (5.63%) Windows 7
2 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.82%) UNIX
3 2 (2.82%) Linux
3 2 (2.82%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.17%) Service Management
2 17 (23.94%) Change Management
3 11 (15.49%) Service Delivery
4 10 (14.08%) PRINCE2
5 8 (11.27%) Project Management
6 7 (9.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (9.86%) ITIL V3
7 6 (8.45%) Problem Management
8 5 (7.04%) Matrix Management
8 5 (7.04%) Incident Management
8 5 (7.04%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.63%) Identity Management
9 4 (5.63%) Configuration Management
10 3 (4.23%) Validation
10 3 (4.23%) Supplier Management
10 3 (4.23%) Change Control
10 3 (4.23%) Dependency Management
11 2 (2.82%) DevOps
11 2 (2.82%) Capacity Management
11 2 (2.82%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.63%) SQL
1 4 (5.63%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.82%) VBScript
2 2 (2.82%) VB
3 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (16.90%) ITIL Certification
1 12 (16.90%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.45%) Degree
3 3 (4.23%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.82%) CCNA
4 2 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.41%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.41%) Dell Certification
5 1 (1.41%) ECDL
5 1 (1.41%) MCDST
5 1 (1.41%) MCTS
5 1 (1.41%) MCP
5 1 (1.41%) MCSE
5 1 (1.41%) CCIE
5 1 (1.41%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.08%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.41%) COBIT
2 1 (1.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (16.90%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.04%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) SCCM
2 1 (1.41%) SCOM
2 1 (1.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (16.90%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.27%) Citrix
3 3 (4.23%) Lotus
3 3 (4.23%) VMware
3 3 (4.23%) Cisco
4 2 (2.82%) BT
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle
5 1 (1.41%) SAP
5 1 (1.41%) Dell
5 1 (1.41%) Avaya
5 1 (1.41%) Juniper
5 1 (1.41%) NetApp
5 1 (1.41%) LANDesk
5 1 (1.41%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (1.41%) F5
5 1 (1.41%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.41%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.41%) Remedy
5 1 (1.41%) McAfee
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