The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 13 16 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing ITIL 22 17 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 8.27% 8.17% 10.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.48% 10.06% 14.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 12
Average daily rate £393 £345 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.76% -22.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £180 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £11.42 £12.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.87% -11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.63 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.83% -11.76%
ITIL
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
210 169 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 78.95% 81.25% 72.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 91 91
Average daily rate £440 £375 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.33% -9.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 11
Average hourly rate £42.00 £32.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -24.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

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

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +4 16 £393 +15.86% 1
Poole -2 2 £350 -30.00% 1
Weymouth - 1 - -
ITIL
South West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 15 (31.91%) Project Management
2 14 (29.79%) Finance
3 11 (23.40%) PRINCE2
4 10 (21.28%) Active Directory
5 9 (19.15%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (19.15%) Unix
5 9 (19.15%) Firewall
6 8 (17.02%) Windows
6 8 (17.02%) Linux
6 8 (17.02%) Perl
6 8 (17.02%) Python
6 8 (17.02%) Red Hat
6 8 (17.02%) Nagios
6 8 (17.02%) Puppet
6 8 (17.02%) F5
7 7 (14.89%) Citrix
8 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
8 6 (12.77%) Service Management
8 6 (12.77%) Configuration Management
8 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (12.77%) VMware
8 6 (12.77%) ITIL V3
8 6 (12.77%) NAS
8 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (10.64%) Windows 7
9 5 (10.64%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (10.64%) Business Continuity Planning
9 5 (10.64%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (10.64%) Business Continuity
9 5 (10.64%) Banking

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 4 (8.51%) MQSeries
2 3 (6.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.26%) CMS
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.13%) SAS
4 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Office
2 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.26%) MS Project
4 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (4.26%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Office 365
2 1 (2.13%) IaaS
2 1 (2.13%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) Firewall
2 6 (12.77%) NAS
3 5 (10.64%) VPN
4 4 (8.51%) BIG-IP
4 4 (8.51%) FTP
4 4 (8.51%) HTTP
4 4 (8.51%) HTTPS
4 4 (8.51%) IPsec
4 4 (8.51%) LDAP
4 4 (8.51%) Network Security
4 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.38%) tcpdump
5 3 (6.38%) WAN
5 3 (6.38%) Wireshark
6 2 (4.26%) SAN
6 2 (4.26%) Wireless
7 1 (2.13%) BGP
7 1 (2.13%) Internet
7 1 (2.13%) MPLS
7 1 (2.13%) OSPF
General
1 14 (29.79%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Banking
3 2 (4.26%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Local Government
4 1 (2.13%) Marketing
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Analyst
2 11 (23.40%) Project Manager
3 6 (12.77%) Architect
3 6 (12.77%) IT Manager
4 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Security Architect
4 5 (10.64%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Desktop Manager
5 4 (8.51%) Desktop Support
5 4 (8.51%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (8.51%) Service Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Service Manager
5 4 (8.51%) Unix Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Security Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Service Transition Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) J2EE
2 1 (2.13%) .NET
2 1 (2.13%) Loki
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (10.64%) Mainframe
2 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.38%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.38%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.38%) iPad
3 2 (4.26%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Unix
2 8 (17.02%) Linux
2 8 (17.02%) Windows
3 5 (10.64%) Windows 7
4 4 (8.51%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) Project Management
2 11 (23.40%) PRINCE2
3 6 (12.77%) Configuration Management
3 6 (12.77%) ITIL V3
3 6 (12.77%) Service Management
3 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (10.64%) BCP
4 5 (10.64%) Business Continuity
4 5 (10.64%) Business Continuity Planning
4 5 (10.64%) Change Management
4 5 (10.64%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
5 4 (8.51%) Load Balancing
5 4 (8.51%) Performance Management
5 4 (8.51%) Service Design
5 4 (8.51%) TOGAF
6 3 (6.38%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.38%) ERP
6 3 (6.38%) Patch Management
6 3 (6.38%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.02%) Perl
1 8 (17.02%) Python
2 5 (10.64%) Java
3 3 (6.38%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (8.51%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.38%) MCP
3 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (4.26%) CCNA
4 2 (4.26%) CCNP
4 2 (4.26%) ISSAP
4 2 (4.26%) MCDST
4 2 (4.26%) MCSE
4 2 (4.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.13%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.13%) CISSP
5 1 (2.13%) HND
5 1 (2.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.13%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) SLA
2 3 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (21.28%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.51%) Samba
4 3 (6.38%) XenApp
5 2 (4.26%) vCloud
5 2 (4.26%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (17.02%) Nagios
1 8 (17.02%) Puppet
2 4 (8.51%) SCCM
3 2 (4.26%) vMotion
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) F5
1 8 (17.02%) Red Hat
2 7 (14.89%) Citrix
3 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.77%) VMware
4 4 (8.51%) CheckPoint
4 4 (8.51%) Guidewire
4 4 (8.51%) NetApp
5 3 (6.38%) Apple
5 3 (6.38%) BMC
5 3 (6.38%) Cisco
5 3 (6.38%) Remedy
6 2 (4.26%) EMC
6 2 (4.26%) HP
6 2 (4.26%) ION Trading
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle
6 2 (4.26%) Sun
7 1 (2.13%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.13%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.13%) WatchGuard
Bournemouth, Dorset
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £435 per day
Posted: 3 days ago