The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 22 24 20
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing ITIL 11 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 4.89% 4.08% 4.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.63% 5.35% 5.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 6
Median daily rate £396 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.93% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £335 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.46% +1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £26.25 £27.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +150.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.25 £27.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.25 £27.50 £12.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.32 £15.77
% change year-on-year
+5.69% +3.48%
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
166 187 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 73.78% 76.33% 77.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 91 111
Median daily rate £393 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.87% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £200 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 30 19
Median hourly rate £26.44 £41.24 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.88% +157.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £25.50 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -2 5 £396 +2.25% 1
Poole -1 3 - - 1
Wimborne - 3 - -
ITIL
South West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Dorset region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 24 (60.00%) Firewall
2 15 (37.50%) Unix
2 15 (37.50%) Linux
2 15 (37.50%) VPN
3 13 (32.50%) Python
3 13 (32.50%) Perl
3 13 (32.50%) Red Hat
3 13 (32.50%) Nagios
3 13 (32.50%) Puppet
3 13 (32.50%) F5
4 11 (27.50%) CheckPoint
4 11 (27.50%) Configuration Management
4 11 (27.50%) Finance
5 10 (25.00%) Windows
6 9 (22.50%) Cisco
6 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
7 8 (20.00%) Juniper
7 8 (20.00%) OSPF
7 8 (20.00%) BGP
7 8 (20.00%) VMware
7 8 (20.00%) Project Management
7 8 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (17.50%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (17.50%) iPad
8 7 (17.50%) Business Continuity Planning
8 7 (17.50%) Network Monitoring
8 7 (17.50%) NAS
8 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (17.50%) Load Balancing
8 7 (17.50%) Network Security

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 7 (17.50%) MQSeries
2 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 5 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
1 1 (2.50%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 24 (60.00%) Firewall
2 15 (37.50%) VPN
3 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
4 8 (20.00%) BGP
4 8 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (20.00%) OSPF
5 7 (17.50%) FTP
5 7 (17.50%) HTTP
5 7 (17.50%) HTTPS
5 7 (17.50%) IPsec
5 7 (17.50%) LAN
5 7 (17.50%) LDAP
5 7 (17.50%) NAS
5 7 (17.50%) Network Security
5 7 (17.50%) WAN
6 6 (15.00%) BIG-IP
6 6 (15.00%) tcpdump
6 6 (15.00%) Wireshark
7 5 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (12.50%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) DB2
1 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) PVCS
1 1 (2.50%) SoapUI
1 1 (2.50%) TestDirector
General
1 11 (27.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.50%) Local Government
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Analyst
2 7 (17.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Unix Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Juniper Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Migration Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Cisco Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Desktop Support
6 3 (7.50%) Network Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Network Support
6 3 (7.50%) Network Support Technician
6 3 (7.50%) Network Technician
6 3 (7.50%) Service Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Support Technician
7 2 (5.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) J2EE
2 1 (2.50%) Middleware
2 1 (2.50%) SOAP
2 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (17.50%) iPad
2 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (7.50%) Mainframe
5 2 (5.00%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.50%) Clustering
6 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.50%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.50%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (2.50%) Replication
6 1 (2.50%) Thin Client
6 1 (2.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Linux
1 15 (37.50%) Unix
2 10 (25.00%) Windows
3 6 (15.00%) Solaris
3 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Configuration Management
2 8 (20.00%) Project Management
3 7 (17.50%) BCP
3 7 (17.50%) Business Continuity
3 7 (17.50%) Business Continuity Planning
3 7 (17.50%) Load Balancing
3 7 (17.50%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (17.50%) PRINCE2
4 6 (15.00%) Migration
4 6 (15.00%) Performance Management
5 4 (10.00%) Change Management
5 4 (10.00%) DevOps
5 4 (10.00%) Network Design
6 3 (7.50%) Capacity Management
6 3 (7.50%) ITIL V3
6 3 (7.50%) Network Management
7 2 (5.00%) High Availability
7 2 (5.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) Perl
1 13 (32.50%) Python
2 7 (17.50%) Java
3 6 (15.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.50%) C
4 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (12.50%) MCP
3 4 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (10.00%) MCDST
3 4 (10.00%) MCSE
4 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.00%) Degree
6 1 (2.50%) A+ Certification
6 1 (2.50%) HND
6 1 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.50%) MCSA
6 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
1 7 (17.50%) Samba
1 7 (17.50%) Virtual Machines
1 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (32.50%) Nagios
1 13 (32.50%) Puppet
2 6 (15.00%) SCCM
3 3 (7.50%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (2.50%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) F5
1 13 (32.50%) Red Hat
2 11 (27.50%) CheckPoint
3 9 (22.50%) Cisco
4 8 (20.00%) Juniper
4 8 (20.00%) VMware
5 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
5 7 (17.50%) NetApp
6 5 (12.50%) Citrix
6 5 (12.50%) Fortinet
6 5 (12.50%) SonicWALL
6 5 (12.50%) WatchGuard
7 3 (7.50%) Palo Alto
8 2 (5.00%) Apple
8 2 (5.00%) BMC
8 2 (5.00%) Remedy
9 1 (2.50%) IBM
9 1 (2.50%) Oracle