The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 17 21 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Contract jobs citing ITIL 6 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.88% 4.86% 10.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.32% 6.42% 15.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 9
Median daily rate £475 £245 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+93.87% -38.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.92 £15.75 £15.89
% change year-on-year
+32.79% -0.88%
ITIL
Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
95 109 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 77.24% 75.69% 68.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 86 40
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 12
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +23.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.75 £42.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.65 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Electronics
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 1 (12.50%) JBoss
1 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) BGP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
2 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) IPv6
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) PuTTY
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) SSH
2 1 (12.50%) Telnet
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Electronics
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (12.50%) Administrator
1 1 (12.50%) Analyst
1 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) Operations Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) Server Support
1 1 (12.50%) Server Support Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
1 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) Unix Administrator
1 1 (12.50%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) OCX
1 1 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) CentOS
3 1 (12.50%) HPUX
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
1 3 (37.50%) Service Management
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Kanban
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
3 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) Bourne shell
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Korn
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (12.50%) CCIE
5 1 (12.50%) CCNP
5 1 (12.50%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) ISEB
5 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) HP
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Atlassian
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Veritas