The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 29 31 30
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 41 16 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 5.58% 3.32% 4.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.28% 4.72% 5.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 19
Average daily rate
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£425 £275 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £140 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £374 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 4
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.68 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.94% +48.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.14 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.40 £17.22 £13.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
563 339 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 76.60% 70.33% 72.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 211 386
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £461 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 8 30
Average hourly rate £23.50 £17.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.28% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £42.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
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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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 2014, 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 25 (34.72%) Windows
2 23 (31.94%) PRINCE2
3 15 (20.83%) LAN
3 15 (20.83%) WAN
3 15 (20.83%) Service Management
4 14 (19.44%) Project Management
5 12 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (15.28%) Firewall
6 11 (15.28%) ITSM
7 9 (12.50%) Finance
7 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 9 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 8 (11.11%) Cisco
8 8 (11.11%) SharePoint
8 8 (11.11%) Windows XP
8 8 (11.11%) Service Delivery
9 7 (9.72%) Risk Management
9 7 (9.72%) Active Directory
9 7 (9.72%) Security Cleared
9 7 (9.72%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (8.33%) Windows 7
10 6 (8.33%) MS Office
10 6 (8.33%) MS Excel
10 6 (8.33%) Incident Management
10 6 (8.33%) Change Management
11 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (6.94%) Blackberry
11 5 (6.94%) SC Cleared
11 5 (6.94%) Time Management
11 5 (6.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.56%) Lync
3 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) MS Office
1 6 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.83%) LAN
1 15 (20.83%) WAN
2 11 (15.28%) Firewall
3 4 (5.56%) IP Telephony
4 2 (2.78%) VPN
5 1 (1.39%) PBX
5 1 (1.39%) VoIP
5 1 (1.39%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.78%) MS Access
3 2 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
General
1 9 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.78%) Legal
3 1 (1.39%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (15.28%) Coordinator
1 11 (15.28%) Project Manager
1 11 (15.28%) Service Manager
2 7 (9.72%) Analyst
2 7 (9.72%) Transition Manager
3 6 (8.33%) Service Transition Manager
3 6 (8.33%) Architect
4 5 (6.94%) Developer
4 5 (6.94%) Contracts Manager
4 5 (6.94%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (6.94%) IT Services Manager
5 4 (5.56%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 4 (5.56%) Help Desk Team Lead
5 4 (5.56%) Team Leader
5 4 (5.56%) SQL Developer
6 3 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (4.17%) Technical Architect
6 3 (4.17%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.17%) Senior Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) Blackberry
2 4 (5.56%) Economics
3 3 (4.17%) iPhone
3 3 (4.17%) Replication
3 3 (4.17%) iPad
4 2 (2.78%) Open Source
5 1 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.39%) PMI
5 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (34.72%) Windows
2 8 (11.11%) Windows XP
3 7 (9.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.78%) Linux
6 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.94%) PRINCE2
2 15 (20.83%) Service Management
3 14 (19.44%) Project Management
4 11 (15.28%) ITSM
5 8 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 7 (9.72%) Risk Management
7 6 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 6 (8.33%) Change Management
8 5 (6.94%) Time Management
9 4 (5.56%) Supplier Management
9 4 (5.56%) Migration
9 4 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (4.17%) PRINCE
10 3 (4.17%) UML
10 3 (4.17%) CRM
10 3 (4.17%) E-Commerce
10 3 (4.17%) ERP
10 3 (4.17%) Knowledge Management
10 3 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.56%) SQL
2 3 (4.17%) VB
2 3 (4.17%) C
2 3 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (9.72%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.94%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (4.17%) CCNA
4 3 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.78%) MCSA
6 1 (1.39%) MCSE
6 1 (1.39%) NVQ Level 4
6 1 (1.39%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (9.72%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.56%) vSphere
3 2 (2.78%) vCloud
3 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) Netcool
1 4 (5.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (2.78%) SCCM
2 2 (2.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.11%) Cisco
3 4 (5.56%) Dell
3 4 (5.56%) EMC
3 4 (5.56%) Avaya
3 4 (5.56%) VMware
4 3 (4.17%) Citrix
4 3 (4.17%) Oracle
5 2 (2.78%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.78%) SAP
5 2 (2.78%) HP
5 2 (2.78%) Capita
5 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.78%) Remedy
6 1 (1.39%) NetApp
6 1 (1.39%) Mitel
6 1 (1.39%) IBM