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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 24 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing ITIL 9 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 3.93% 4.39% 6.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 6.21% 8.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 9
Average daily rate
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£400 £295 £198
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.59% +49.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £188 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £11.88 £16.83
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £15.88 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -11.80%
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
171 161 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 74.67% 70.61% 78.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 96 104
Average daily rate £375 £350 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £250 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 9
Average hourly rate £42.46 £15.75 £12.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.58% +24.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.95 £11.00 £11.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £19.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.16% -14.51%

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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 2015. 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
Poole +2 2 £344 +16.52% 1
Bournemouth -5 2 £450 +80.00% 4
Weymouth - 1 - -
Wimborne - 1 - -
ITIL
South West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) Project Management
2 8 (30.77%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
3 7 (26.92%) Programme Management
4 6 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 5 (19.23%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
5 5 (19.23%) Degree
6 4 (15.38%) Retail
6 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
6 4 (15.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (15.38%) MCSE
6 4 (15.38%) CRM
6 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (15.38%) Service Management
6 4 (15.38%) Finance
6 4 (15.38%) Migration
7 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (11.54%) Change Management
7 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
7 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
7 3 (11.54%) ERP
7 3 (11.54%) MCSA
7 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
7 3 (11.54%) Ant
7 3 (11.54%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (11.54%) SCOM

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) VoIP
1 1 (3.85%) SAN
1 1 (3.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Ant
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
1 4 (15.38%) Retail
2 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Project Manager
2 5 (19.23%) Service Manager
3 4 (15.38%) IT Project Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Transition Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Service Transition Manager
4 3 (11.54%) IT Services Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
5 2 (7.69%) Change Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Services Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Digital Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Applications Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) IT Technician
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.85%) CSS
1 1 (3.85%) XML
1 1 (3.85%) WinForms
1 1 (3.85%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) EMC VNX
2 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
2 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) UNIX
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Project Management
2 7 (26.92%) Programme Management
3 6 (23.08%) Service Delivery
4 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
5 4 (15.38%) CRM
5 4 (15.38%) Migration
5 4 (15.38%) Service Management
5 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
6 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (11.54%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.54%) ERP
6 3 (11.54%) Change Management
7 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
7 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 2 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.85%) Server Building
8 1 (3.85%) Transition Management
8 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C
1 1 (3.85%) C#
1 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
1 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) MCSE
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (15.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (11.54%) MCSA
4 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (3.85%) MCITP
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) SCOM
2 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) EMC
2 1 (3.85%) Citrix
2 1 (3.85%) CommVault
2 1 (3.85%) VMware
2 1 (3.85%) 3PAR
2 1 (3.85%) Red Gate
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco