The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 15 23 34
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +11
Contract jobs citing ITIL 25 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 8.99% 5.71% 3.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.85% 7.25% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 10
Median daily rate £300 £231 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.72% -38.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £150 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £315 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £24.00 £36.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.33 £15.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+37.61% -2.36%
ITIL
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
211 262 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 75.90% 78.68% 86.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 219 259
Median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.75 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

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

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

ITIL
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in Cardiff

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 30 (39.47%) Windows
2 23 (30.26%) Microsoft
3 21 (27.63%) ITSM
4 19 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 17 (22.37%) Service Management
5 17 (22.37%) Migration
6 15 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (18.42%) Active Directory
7 14 (18.42%) Windows 7
7 14 (18.42%) ITIL V3
8 13 (17.11%) Linux
9 12 (15.79%) Incident Management
10 11 (14.47%) Moodle
10 11 (14.47%) Workflow
10 11 (14.47%) Apache
10 11 (14.47%) Windows XP
10 11 (14.47%) MS Office
10 11 (14.47%) PHP
10 11 (14.47%) MySQL
10 11 (14.47%) SQL Server
11 10 (13.16%) Validation
11 10 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (13.16%) Release Management
11 10 (13.16%) Change Control
12 9 (11.84%) ServiceNow
12 9 (11.84%) Windows Server
12 9 (11.84%) HP
13 8 (10.53%) Cisco
13 8 (10.53%) PRINCE2
13 8 (10.53%) e-Learning

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (14.47%) Apache
1 11 (14.47%) Moodle
2 2 (2.63%) IIS
2 2 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 19 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (14.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.32%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.58%) SaaS
2 3 (3.95%) Office 365
3 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.21%) Internet
2 6 (7.89%) Firewall
2 6 (7.89%) VPN
3 5 (6.58%) SAN
4 4 (5.26%) LAN
4 4 (5.26%) LDAP
4 4 (5.26%) SSL
4 4 (5.26%) WAN
5 3 (3.95%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.63%) DHCP
6 2 (2.63%) DNS
6 2 (2.63%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.32%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.47%) MySQL
1 11 (14.47%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.63%) GIS
5 1 (1.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.32%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 6 (7.89%) HP UFT
1 6 (7.89%) LoadRunner
2 3 (3.95%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.95%) Subversion
2 3 (3.95%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (2.63%) Finance
1 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (44.74%) Analyst
2 13 (17.11%) Service Analyst
3 12 (15.79%) Developer
4 10 (13.16%) Software Developer
5 9 (11.84%) 1st Line Support
5 9 (11.84%) Service Desk Analyst
6 8 (10.53%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 8 (10.53%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 8 (10.53%) Service Desk Support
6 8 (10.53%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) Architect
7 6 (7.89%) Release Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (6.58%) IT Support
8 5 (6.58%) Moodle Developer
9 4 (5.26%) Data Centre Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) Deployment Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) IT Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) IT Technician
9 4 (5.26%) ServiceNow Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.58%) HTML
2 4 (5.26%) CSS
2 4 (5.26%) Web Services
2 4 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) CMDB
1 8 (10.53%) e-Learning
1 8 (10.53%) Statistics
2 7 (9.21%) Data Centre
3 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.58%) NHS
5 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.32%) CESG
6 1 (1.32%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.32%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 30 (39.47%) Windows
2 14 (18.42%) Windows 7
3 13 (17.11%) Linux
4 11 (14.47%) Windows XP
5 9 (11.84%) Windows Server
6 6 (7.89%) Unix
7 4 (5.26%) AIX
8 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.32%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.63%) ITSM
2 17 (22.37%) Migration
2 17 (22.37%) Service Management
3 15 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (18.42%) ITIL V3
5 12 (15.79%) Incident Management
6 11 (14.47%) Workflow
7 10 (13.16%) Change Control
7 10 (13.16%) Release Management
7 10 (13.16%) Validation
8 8 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (10.53%) PRINCE2
8 8 (10.53%) Project Management
8 8 (10.53%) Service Delivery
8 8 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (7.89%) Change Management
9 6 (7.89%) Scrum
9 6 (7.89%) TOGAF
10 5 (6.58%) Mentoring
10 5 (6.58%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.47%) PHP
2 4 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.95%) JCL
3 3 (3.95%) Korn
3 3 (3.95%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.63%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.32%) C++
5 1 (1.32%) SQL
5 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (7.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 5 (6.58%) CCNA
2 5 (6.58%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.95%) ISEB
5 2 (2.63%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.63%) MCITP
5 2 (2.63%) MCSE
5 2 (2.63%) MCTS
5 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.63%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.32%) CISSP
6 1 (1.32%) CLAS
6 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (5.26%) SLA
2 2 (2.63%) QA
3 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (18.42%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.95%) vSphere
3 2 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.32%) NFS
4 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (7.89%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (6.58%) HP Data Protector
2 5 (6.58%) SCCM
2 5 (6.58%) Tivoli
2 5 (6.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (5.26%) BMC Marimba
3 4 (5.26%) WSUS
4 3 (3.95%) Control-M
4 3 (3.95%) Rundeck
5 1 (1.32%) Ansible
5 1 (1.32%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.32%) Terraform
Vendors
1 23 (30.26%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.84%) HP
2 9 (11.84%) ServiceNow
3 8 (10.53%) Cisco
4 7 (9.21%) Citrix
4 7 (9.21%) VMware
5 6 (7.89%) BMC
6 4 (5.26%) IBM
6 4 (5.26%) Remedy
7 3 (3.95%) Micro Focus
7 3 (3.95%) Oracle
8 2 (2.63%) BT
8 2 (2.63%) CA
8 2 (2.63%) PlateSpin
8 2 (2.63%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.63%) SAP
8 2 (2.63%) Xerox
9 1 (1.32%) Altiris
9 1 (1.32%) NetApp
9 1 (1.32%) Symantec