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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 11 14 21
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Contract jobs citing ITIL 30 44 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 10.60% 11.20% 7.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.04% 13.02% 11.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 23 19
Median daily rate £185 £300 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.33% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £131 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Median hourly rate £19.50 £11.88 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.21% -25.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £10.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.90 £13.00 £21.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.15 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-10.88% +7.79%

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
230 338 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 81.27% 86.01% 71.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 271 172
Median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £265 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £405 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 7
Median hourly rate £25.00 £47.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.80% +108.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 24 January 2017.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 28 (36.36%) Service Management
2 25 (32.47%) Service Delivery
2 25 (32.47%) Windows
3 19 (24.68%) PRINCE2
3 19 (24.68%) Windows 7
4 18 (23.38%) ITIL V3
5 17 (22.08%) Relational Database
5 17 (22.08%) ITSM
6 16 (20.78%) SQL Server
7 15 (19.48%) NHS
8 12 (15.58%) WebSphere
8 12 (15.58%) Fiorano
8 12 (15.58%) BizTalk Server
8 12 (15.58%) Project Management
9 11 (14.29%) MS Office
9 11 (14.29%) Active Directory
9 11 (14.29%) iPhone
9 11 (14.29%) iPad
10 10 (12.99%) JCAPS
10 10 (12.99%) Release Management
10 10 (12.99%) IBM Integration Bus
10 10 (12.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (12.99%) IBM
10 10 (12.99%) Microsoft
10 10 (12.99%) InterSystems
11 9 (11.69%) Scrum
11 9 (11.69%) Cisco
11 9 (11.69%) XML
11 9 (11.69%) HL7

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 12 (15.58%) BizTalk Server
1 12 (15.58%) WebSphere
2 10 (12.99%) JCAPS
3 2 (2.60%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.30%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 11 (14.29%) MS Office
2 7 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.60%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.60%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.79%) Firewall
1 6 (7.79%) Wireless
2 5 (6.49%) LAN
2 5 (6.49%) WAN
3 3 (3.90%) Cisco IPT
3 3 (3.90%) IP Telephony
4 2 (2.60%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (2.60%) Network Security
5 1 (1.30%) Internet
5 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.08%) Relational Database
2 16 (20.78%) SQL Server
3 10 (12.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.90%) DB2
6 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (2.60%) Publishing
2 2 (2.60%) Retail
2 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (29.87%) Analyst
2 14 (18.18%) Service Manager
3 13 (16.88%) Delivery Manager
3 13 (16.88%) Services Delivery Manager
4 10 (12.99%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (11.69%) Support Analyst
6 8 (10.39%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 8 (10.39%) Business Analyst
7 7 (9.09%) Service Analyst
7 7 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (6.49%) Product Specialist
8 5 (6.49%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Applications Manager
9 4 (5.19%) Applications Support
9 4 (5.19%) Desktop Support
9 4 (5.19%) Integration Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
9 4 (5.19%) Support Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) Technical Support
10 3 (3.90%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.99%) IBM Integration Bus
2 9 (11.69%) XML
3 8 (10.39%) XSLT
4 2 (2.60%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.48%) NHS
2 11 (14.29%) iPad
2 11 (14.29%) iPhone
3 5 (6.49%) Informatics
4 4 (5.19%) Statistics
5 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.60%) AS400
6 2 (2.60%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.60%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.60%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.30%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 25 (32.47%) Windows
2 19 (24.68%) Windows 7
3 4 (5.19%) Unix
3 4 (5.19%) Windows XP
4 3 (3.90%) Linux
4 3 (3.90%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.30%) SUSE
5 1 (1.30%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.36%) Service Management
2 25 (32.47%) Service Delivery
3 19 (24.68%) PRINCE2
4 18 (23.38%) ITIL V3
5 17 (22.08%) ITSM
6 12 (15.58%) Project Management
7 10 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (12.99%) Release Management
8 9 (11.69%) Scrum
9 8 (10.39%) Business Analysis
9 8 (10.39%) Incident Management
9 8 (10.39%) Network Management
10 6 (7.79%) Process Improvement
11 5 (6.49%) Change Control
11 5 (6.49%) Risk Management
12 4 (5.19%) Change Management
12 4 (5.19%) Configuration Management
13 3 (3.90%) Business Development
13 3 (3.90%) Information Management
13 3 (3.90%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.19%) SQL
2 3 (3.90%) C
3 2 (2.60%) JCL
3 2 (2.60%) Korn
3 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (10.39%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.79%) CCNA
2 6 (7.79%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (7.79%) Degree
2 6 (7.79%) ISEB
3 3 (3.90%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.60%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.60%) CCENT
4 2 (2.60%) CCNP
4 2 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (2.60%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.30%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.69%) HL7
2 4 (5.19%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.30%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.30%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) CA Spectrum
1 2 (2.60%) Control-M
1 2 (2.60%) Zenoss
2 1 (1.30%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.30%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (15.58%) Fiorano
2 10 (12.99%) IBM
2 10 (12.99%) InterSystems
2 10 (12.99%) Microsoft
3 9 (11.69%) Cisco
4 4 (5.19%) SAP
5 3 (3.90%) Genesys
5 3 (3.90%) NICE Systems
5 3 (3.90%) Oracle
6 2 (2.60%) Avaya
6 2 (2.60%) CA
6 2 (2.60%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.60%) Citrix
6 2 (2.60%) Intel Security
6 2 (2.60%) LogRhythm
6 2 (2.60%) Micro Focus
6 2 (2.60%) Nortel
6 2 (2.60%) Remedy
6 2 (2.60%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.30%) BT