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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 29 33 33
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing ITIL 42 17 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 5.30% 3.20% 4.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.00% 4.40% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 21
Average daily rate
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£413 £350 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £140 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £378 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 4
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.35 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.86% +54.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.70 £16.27 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £39.47 £13.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £18.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-11.80% +16.12%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
600 386 618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 75.76% 72.56% 72.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 260 385
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 £265 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 12 33
Average hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.57% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £13.90 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
ITIL
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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 28 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 28 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 24 (34.78%) Windows
2 23 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 15 (21.74%) LAN
3 15 (21.74%) WAN
4 14 (20.29%) Service Management
5 13 (18.84%) Project Management
6 12 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (17.39%) Firewall
7 10 (14.49%) Microsoft
7 10 (14.49%) ITSM
7 10 (14.49%) Finance
8 9 (13.04%) Cisco
8 9 (13.04%) Windows XP
8 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
9 8 (11.59%) SharePoint
9 8 (11.59%) Active Directory
10 7 (10.14%) MS Excel
10 7 (10.14%) Risk Management
10 7 (10.14%) Service Delivery
10 7 (10.14%) Security Cleared
11 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (8.70%) Change Management
11 6 (8.70%) Migration
12 5 (7.25%) Incident Management
12 5 (7.25%) MS Office
12 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (7.25%) Windows 7
12 5 (7.25%) SC Cleared
12 5 (7.25%) Time Management
12 5 (7.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (11.59%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.80%) Lync
3 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.25%) MS Office
3 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.74%) LAN
1 15 (21.74%) WAN
2 12 (17.39%) Firewall
3 4 (5.80%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.45%) FWSM
4 1 (1.45%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.45%) Wireless
4 1 (1.45%) VPN
4 1 (1.45%) PBX
4 1 (1.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.90%) MS Access
3 2 (2.90%) BusinessObjects
General
1 10 (14.49%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.90%) Legal
3 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (17.39%) Service Manager
2 11 (15.94%) Coordinator
3 10 (14.49%) Project Manager
4 7 (10.14%) Analyst
4 7 (10.14%) Transition Manager
5 6 (8.70%) Service Transition Manager
6 5 (7.25%) IT Services Manager
6 5 (7.25%) Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Delivery Manager
6 5 (7.25%) Contracts Manager
7 4 (5.80%) SQL Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Architect
8 3 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (4.35%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Technical Support
8 3 (4.35%) Project Coordinator
8 3 (4.35%) Team Leader
8 3 (4.35%) Help Desk Team Lead
8 3 (4.35%) Project Delivery Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Service Desk Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.80%) Blackberry
1 4 (5.80%) Economics
2 3 (4.35%) iPhone
2 3 (4.35%) Replication
2 3 (4.35%) iPad
3 2 (2.90%) Open Source
4 1 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.45%) PMI
4 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (34.78%) Windows
2 9 (13.04%) Windows XP
3 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (7.25%) Windows 7
4 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.45%) Linux
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 14 (20.29%) Service Management
3 13 (18.84%) Project Management
4 10 (14.49%) ITSM
5 7 (10.14%) Service Delivery
5 7 (10.14%) Risk Management
6 6 (8.70%) Change Management
6 6 (8.70%) Migration
7 5 (7.25%) Incident Management
7 5 (7.25%) Time Management
8 4 (5.80%) Supplier Management
8 4 (5.80%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (4.35%) PRINCE
9 3 (4.35%) UML
9 3 (4.35%) CRM
9 3 (4.35%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.35%) ERP
9 3 (4.35%) Knowledge Management
9 3 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (4.35%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.80%) SQL
2 3 (4.35%) VB
2 3 (4.35%) C
2 3 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (10.14%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.25%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (4.35%) CCNA
4 3 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.90%) MCSA
6 1 (1.45%) MCSE
6 1 (1.45%) NVQ Level 4
6 1 (1.45%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (11.59%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.80%) vSphere
3 1 (1.45%) vCloud
3 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) Netcool
1 4 (5.80%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (4.35%) SCCM
3 2 (2.90%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (14.49%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.04%) Cisco
3 4 (5.80%) Dell
3 4 (5.80%) EMC
3 4 (5.80%) Avaya
4 3 (4.35%) VMware
4 3 (4.35%) Oracle
5 2 (2.90%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.90%) SAP
5 2 (2.90%) Citrix
5 2 (2.90%) HP
5 2 (2.90%) Remedy
5 2 (2.90%) Capita
6 1 (1.45%) Mitel
6 1 (1.45%) NetApp
6 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.45%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.45%) IBM
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I4 Recruitment
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Posted: 6 hours ago
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Rate: £500 - £540 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago