The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 20 28 28
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Contract jobs citing ITIL 18 19 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.84% 5.21% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.29% 6.46% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 1
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£194 £255 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.01% +8.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.88 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
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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
217 294 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 82.51% 80.55% 66.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 203 72
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 5
Average hourly rate £17.83 £27.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.18% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £27.50 £10.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.42 £27.50 £18.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 April 2015.

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 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 21 (48.84%) Windows
2 20 (46.51%) Service Management
3 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
4 14 (32.56%) MS Excel
5 11 (25.58%) Incident Management
6 10 (23.26%) SQL
7 9 (20.93%) Finance
8 8 (18.60%) Service Delivery
8 8 (18.60%) MS Office
8 8 (18.60%) ITIL V3
9 7 (16.28%) IBM
9 7 (16.28%) AS400
10 6 (13.95%) Windows 7
10 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (13.95%) CRM
10 6 (13.95%) SharePoint
10 6 (13.95%) Windows XP
10 6 (13.95%) .NET
10 6 (13.95%) Citrix
10 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (11.63%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (11.63%) MCP
11 5 (11.63%) Linux
12 4 (9.30%) SLA
12 4 (9.30%) Cisco
12 4 (9.30%) Red Hat
12 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (9.30%) Knowledge Management

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 (13.95%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.65%) Lync
Applications
1 14 (32.56%) MS Excel
2 8 (18.60%) MS Office
3 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.65%) SaaS
3 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) Firewall
2 3 (6.98%) Internet
2 3 (6.98%) DNS
3 2 (4.65%) LAN
3 2 (4.65%) WAN
3 2 (4.65%) SAN
3 2 (4.65%) MPLS
3 2 (4.65%) NAS
3 2 (4.65%) Network Security
3 2 (4.65%) IP Telephony
3 2 (4.65%) Wireless
3 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MSI
1 3 (6.98%) InstallShield
General
1 9 (20.93%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 22 (51.16%) Analyst
2 13 (30.23%) Service Analyst
3 10 (23.26%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (18.60%) 1st Line Support
5 7 (16.28%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (9.30%) Support Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Applications Support
6 4 (9.30%) Support Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Knowledge Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Applications Support Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Support Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Applications Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Incident Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Desktop Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Principal Software Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Service Transition Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) .NET
2 3 (6.98%) Web Services
3 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.33%) Middleware
3 1 (2.33%) HTML
3 1 (2.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) AS400
2 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.98%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.33%) iPad
5 1 (2.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (48.84%) Windows
2 6 (13.95%) Windows 7
2 6 (13.95%) Windows XP
3 5 (11.63%) Linux
4 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.33%) UNIX
5 1 (2.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) Service Management
2 11 (25.58%) Incident Management
3 8 (18.60%) Service Delivery
3 8 (18.60%) ITIL V3
4 6 (13.95%) CRM
5 4 (9.30%) Knowledge Management
5 4 (9.30%) Problem Management
5 4 (9.30%) Workflow
6 3 (6.98%) Coaching
6 3 (6.98%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (6.98%) ITSM
6 3 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.98%) Project Management
6 3 (6.98%) UML
7 2 (4.65%) Software Testing
7 2 (4.65%) Business Analysis
7 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (4.65%) IT Governance
7 2 (4.65%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) Java
3 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (11.63%) MCP
2 4 (9.30%) Degree
3 2 (4.65%) CCNA
3 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.33%) CISA
4 1 (2.33%) CCENT
4 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) COBIT
2 1 (2.33%) HL7
2 1 (2.33%) COSO
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) SCCM
2 2 (4.65%) Windows Intune
3 1 (2.33%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.33%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.28%) IBM
3 6 (13.95%) Citrix
4 4 (9.30%) Cisco
4 4 (9.30%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.98%) ServiceNow
5 3 (6.98%) AppSense
6 2 (4.65%) Juniper
6 2 (4.65%) Apple
6 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.65%) VMware
7 1 (2.33%) HP
7 1 (2.33%) Intel
7 1 (2.33%) SAP
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle
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