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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 16 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing ITIL 10 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 4.76% 2.27% 4.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.54% 3.10% 6.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Average daily rate
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£288 £243 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.55% -30.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £149 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £337 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £326 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 2
Average hourly rate £24.00 £22.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.49% +13.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £17.53
% change year-on-year
- -14.43%
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
153 129 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 72.86% 73.30% 79.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 70 72
Average daily rate £363 £350 £371
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -5.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £125 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 12
Average hourly rate £43.50 £32.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.93% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £22.75 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
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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 +6 9 £325 -9.72% 1
Dorchester - - - -
Weymouth - - - -
ITIL
South West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 10 (47.62%) Windows
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 6 (28.57%) WAN
3 6 (28.57%) SQL
3 6 (28.57%) SCCM
4 5 (23.81%) SCOM
4 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (23.81%) Clustering
4 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
4 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
4 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
4 5 (23.81%) LAN
4 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (19.05%) Time Management
5 4 (19.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 3 (14.29%) Finance
6 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
7 2 (9.52%) Firewall
7 2 (9.52%) Mainframe
7 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (9.52%) CCNP
7 2 (9.52%) CCNA
7 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (9.52%) Cisco

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
1 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.76%) MQSeries
2 1 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Misys Midas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) WAN
2 5 (23.81%) LAN
3 2 (9.52%) Firewall
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (4.76%) Nortel Meridian
4 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
4 1 (4.76%) VoIP
4 1 (4.76%) DHCP
4 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.76%) VPN
4 1 (4.76%) DNS
4 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) DB2
2 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (4.76%) ERwin
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Support Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Wintel Support
3 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Wintel Support Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Wintel Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) IT Support
6 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Digital Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Spring
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Clustering
2 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.76%) iSeries
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) SWIFT
4 1 (4.76%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.76%) UNIX
4 1 (4.76%) Linux
4 1 (4.76%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Time Management
2 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
3 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.76%) Software Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Web Application Development
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Coaching
4 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
4 1 (4.76%) Line Management
4 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.76%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.76%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) RPG/400
3 1 (4.76%) RPG IV
3 1 (4.76%) RPG
3 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.52%) CCNP
3 2 (9.52%) CCNA
3 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) MCP
4 1 (4.76%) MCSA
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
1 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) SCCM
2 5 (23.81%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco
2 2 (9.52%) IBM
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.76%) Nortel
3 1 (4.76%) Avaya
3 1 (4.76%) Informatica
3 1 (4.76%) Remedy