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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 21 10 19
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Contract jobs citing ITIL 12 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 5.31% 9.95% 6.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.63% 13.75% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 3
Average daily rate
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£263 £450 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.66% +80.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £393 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £485 £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.85 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-7.18% -11.11%
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
181 160 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 80.09% 72.40% 75.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 81 74
Average daily rate £400 £414 £416
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.32% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £690
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 10 10
Average hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.30 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Bournemouth -10 5 £263 -41.66% 4
Poole - 1 £375 - 1
ITIL
South West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 13 (59.09%) Windows
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 7 (31.82%) SCCM
5 6 (27.27%) SCOM
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (27.27%) SQL
5 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
5 6 (27.27%) WAN
6 5 (22.73%) LAN
6 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
6 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (22.73%) Clustering
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (13.64%) Finance
7 3 (13.64%) Migration
7 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (13.64%) Cisco
7 3 (13.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
8 2 (9.09%) Time Management
8 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (9.09%) Retail
8 2 (9.09%) VoIP
8 2 (9.09%) MCSE
8 2 (9.09%) SOA

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
2 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (4.55%) JCAPS
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.55%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) WAN
2 5 (22.73%) LAN
3 2 (9.09%) VoIP
4 1 (4.55%) VPN
4 1 (4.55%) SAN
4 1 (4.55%) Firewall
4 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
4 1 (4.55%) Nortel Meridian
4 1 (4.55%) NAS
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Ant
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Support Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Wintel Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Wintel Support Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Wintel Support
4 3 (13.64%) Desktop Support
5 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Rollout Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Network Support
6 1 (4.55%) Support Manager
6 1 (4.55%) IT Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
1 2 (9.09%) XML
2 1 (4.55%) JMS
2 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
2 1 (4.55%) WinForms
2 1 (4.55%) Application Packaging
2 1 (4.55%) EJB 3.0
2 1 (4.55%) J2EE
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.55%) EJB
2 1 (4.55%) CSS
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
4 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.55%) zOS
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) Migration
2 2 (9.09%) SOA
2 2 (9.09%) Time Management
2 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
2 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.55%) UML
3 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.55%) Software Architecture
3 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (4.55%) Change Control
3 1 (4.55%) Transition Management
3 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (4.55%) Line Management
3 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.55%) Project Management
3 1 (4.55%) Service Management
3 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.55%) Regression Testing
3 1 (4.55%) Workflow
3 1 (4.55%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) Java
2 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (13.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (9.09%) MCSE
2 2 (9.09%) CCNP
2 2 (9.09%) CCNA
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) MCSA
3 1 (4.55%) MCITP
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) SCCM
2 6 (27.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) Nortel
4 1 (4.55%) Avaya
4 1 (4.55%) Informatica
4 1 (4.55%) VMware