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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 19 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Contract jobs citing ITIL 14 23 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 6.28% 10.00% 7.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.82% 13.53% 10.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 5
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£353 £444 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.56% +153.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £363 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £280
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -12.69%
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
179 170 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 80.27% 73.91% 74.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 96 79
Average daily rate £400 £401 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% +11.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £530 £685
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 11
Average hourly rate £32.00 £42.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.70% +32.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.70 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -8 5 £353 -21.66% 1
Poole -4 3 £500 +65.28% 1
ITIL
South West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (52.00%) Windows
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (28.00%) SCCM
5 6 (24.00%) SCOM
5 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (24.00%) SQL
5 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (24.00%) WAN
6 5 (20.00%) LAN
6 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
6 5 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (20.00%) Clustering
6 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
8 3 (12.00%) Project Management
8 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
8 3 (12.00%) Cisco
8 3 (12.00%) Finance
8 3 (12.00%) Migration
8 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
8 3 (12.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (8.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
9 2 (8.00%) Time Management

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (4.00%) JCAPS
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.00%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) WAN
2 5 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (8.00%) VoIP
4 1 (4.00%) VPN
4 1 (4.00%) SAN
4 1 (4.00%) Firewall
4 1 (4.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (4.00%) Nortel Meridian
4 1 (4.00%) NAS
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Ant
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Wintel Support
3 4 (16.00%) Wintel Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Wintel Support Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Desktop Support
5 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Service Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Change Manager
5 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) Rollout Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL Manager
5 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) ITIL Change Manager
6 1 (4.00%) IT Support
6 1 (4.00%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
1 2 (8.00%) XML
2 1 (4.00%) JMS
2 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (4.00%) WinForms
2 1 (4.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (4.00%) EJB 3.0
2 1 (4.00%) J2EE
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.00%) EJB
2 1 (4.00%) CSS
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) zOS
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (12.00%) Project Management
2 3 (12.00%) Migration
3 2 (8.00%) Service Management
3 2 (8.00%) Time Management
3 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (8.00%) Change Management
3 2 (8.00%) SOA
3 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.00%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (4.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (4.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (4.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.00%) Release Management
4 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (12.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (8.00%) MCSE
3 2 (8.00%) CCNP
3 2 (8.00%) CCNA
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.00%) MCITP
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (4.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) SCCM
2 6 (24.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) Nortel
4 1 (4.00%) Avaya
4 1 (4.00%) Informatica
4 1 (4.00%) VMware