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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 46 31 34
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Contract jobs citing ITIL 28 42 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.13% 5.30% 3.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.02% 6.81% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 7
Average daily rate
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£325 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £300 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 13 3
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +0.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.76 £15.88 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-0.72% -11.80%
ITIL
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
696 617 399
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 77.77% 77.81% 74.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 459 268
Average daily rate £388 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 25 12
Average hourly rate £41.00 £21.50 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.69% -41.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.60 £15.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 19 (26.03%) Windows
2 18 (24.66%) Microsoft
3 16 (21.92%) Change Management
3 16 (21.92%) Active Directory
4 15 (20.55%) Finance
5 14 (19.18%) Service Management
6 13 (17.81%) Service Delivery
6 13 (17.81%) Project Management
7 12 (16.44%) Citrix
7 12 (16.44%) ITIL Certification
7 12 (16.44%) SLA
8 10 (13.70%) PRINCE2
8 10 (13.70%) Configuration Management
9 9 (12.33%) SQL
10 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
10 8 (10.96%) MS Office
10 8 (10.96%) Problem Management
10 8 (10.96%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (9.59%) Cisco
11 7 (9.59%) Oracle
12 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (8.22%) VMware
12 6 (8.22%) MS Exchange
12 6 (8.22%) TCP/IP
12 6 (8.22%) Linux
12 6 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (6.85%) Hyper-V
13 5 (6.85%) Windows 7
13 5 (6.85%) Supplier Management

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 6 (8.22%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.85%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.48%) IIS
3 4 (5.48%) JBoss
3 4 (5.48%) Apache
3 4 (5.48%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.48%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.74%) Lync
4 2 (2.74%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.37%) Confluence
5 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (10.96%) MS Office
2 4 (5.48%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.37%) SAP HCM
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) Office 365
2 1 (1.37%) IaaS
2 1 (1.37%) SaaS
2 1 (1.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.85%) DNS
2 5 (6.85%) LAN
2 5 (6.85%) WAN
3 4 (5.48%) VoIP
3 4 (5.48%) Firewall
4 2 (2.74%) PABX
4 2 (2.74%) SAN
4 2 (2.74%) Intranet
4 2 (2.74%) DHCP
4 2 (2.74%) OpenScape
5 1 (1.37%) LDAP
5 1 (1.37%) HTTP
5 1 (1.37%) SSL
5 1 (1.37%) VPN
5 1 (1.37%) Internet
5 1 (1.37%) Telnet
5 1 (1.37%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.37%) SSH
5 1 (1.37%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.85%) MySQL
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.74%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.37%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (4.11%) JIRA
2 2 (2.74%) Rational Rose
3 1 (1.37%) MSI
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle APEX
General
1 15 (20.55%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.74%) Law
3 2 (2.74%) Legal
4 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.37%) Marketing
4 1 (1.37%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (24.66%) Analyst
2 7 (9.59%) Project Manager
3 6 (8.22%) Consultant
4 5 (6.85%) Administrator
4 5 (6.85%) Service Manager
5 4 (5.48%) Change Manager
5 4 (5.48%) Service Analyst
5 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (5.48%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (5.48%) Architect
5 4 (5.48%) Support Engineer
5 4 (5.48%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (4.11%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (4.11%) Services Delivery Manager
6 3 (4.11%) Applications Support
6 3 (4.11%) Support Analyst
6 3 (4.11%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (4.11%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.85%) CSS
1 5 (6.85%) .NET
2 4 (5.48%) J2EE
3 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.11%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.37%) REST
4 1 (1.37%) JDBC
4 1 (1.37%) SOAP
4 1 (1.37%) Web Services
4 1 (1.37%) XML
4 1 (1.37%) Ajax
4 1 (1.37%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.37%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.74%) Handset
1 2 (2.74%) NHS
1 2 (2.74%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.37%) DTV
2 1 (1.37%) Replication
2 1 (1.37%) Clustering
2 1 (1.37%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.03%) Windows
2 8 (10.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (8.22%) Linux
3 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (6.85%) UNIX
4 5 (6.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (6.85%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.48%) Windows XP
5 4 (5.48%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.92%) Change Management
2 14 (19.18%) Service Management
3 13 (17.81%) Project Management
3 13 (17.81%) Service Delivery
4 10 (13.70%) Configuration Management
4 10 (13.70%) PRINCE2
5 8 (10.96%) Problem Management
6 6 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.85%) Load Balancing
7 5 (6.85%) Supplier Management
7 5 (6.85%) ITSM
8 4 (5.48%) Identity Management
8 4 (5.48%) Asset Management
8 4 (5.48%) ITIL V3
8 4 (5.48%) Change Control
9 3 (4.11%) Demand Management
9 3 (4.11%) Capacity Management
9 3 (4.11%) Open Source
9 3 (4.11%) DevOps
9 3 (4.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.33%) SQL
2 4 (5.48%) Shell Script
3 3 (4.11%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.74%) VB
5 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.37%) VBScript
5 1 (1.37%) C#
5 1 (1.37%) Java
5 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (16.44%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (6.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.48%) Degree
4 3 (4.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.74%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.37%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.37%) MCITP
6 1 (1.37%) MCSE
6 1 (1.37%) MCSA
6 1 (1.37%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.44%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.37%) COBIT
2 1 (1.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (21.92%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.85%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.48%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.37%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (6.85%) SCCM
2 1 (1.37%) SCOM
2 1 (1.37%) ZABBIX
2 1 (1.37%) Zenoss
2 1 (1.37%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (1.37%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.37%) logstash
Vendors
1 18 (24.66%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.44%) Citrix
3 7 (9.59%) Oracle
3 7 (9.59%) Cisco
4 6 (8.22%) VMware
5 5 (6.85%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.48%) Sun
6 4 (5.48%) BEA
6 4 (5.48%) Ektron
7 3 (4.11%) SAP
7 3 (4.11%) Lotus
7 3 (4.11%) McAfee
8 2 (2.74%) BT
8 2 (2.74%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.37%) Splunk
9 1 (1.37%) Remedy
9 1 (1.37%) Dell
9 1 (1.37%) BMC
9 1 (1.37%) CA
9 1 (1.37%) IBM
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