The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 9 11 19
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Contract jobs citing ITIL 20 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 14.81% 11.39% 6.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.39% 19.15% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 5
Average daily rate
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£218 £175 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.28% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £165 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £203 £259
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £9.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -12.85%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Exeter region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
82 47 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 60.74% 59.49% 60.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 36 52
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 8
Average hourly rate £36.50 £17.23 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.90% +91.38%
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 Exeter

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Exeter region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL across the Exeter region.

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Exeter region.

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 36 (59.02%) Cisco
1 36 (59.02%) Firewall
2 30 (49.18%) Security Cleared
3 27 (44.26%) SC Cleared
4 24 (39.34%) Microsoft
5 21 (34.43%) WAN
5 21 (34.43%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (34.43%) CheckPoint
5 21 (34.43%) Cisco PIX
6 20 (32.79%) SLA
6 20 (32.79%) ITIL Certification
6 20 (32.79%) Windows
7 18 (29.51%) MS Excel
8 16 (26.23%) SharePoint
8 16 (26.23%) Solaris
9 15 (24.59%) LAN
9 15 (24.59%) Thin Client
9 15 (24.59%) Fat Client
9 15 (24.59%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (24.59%) VMware
9 15 (24.59%) Cisco Nexus
10 11 (18.03%) Linux
10 11 (18.03%) CCNA
11 10 (16.39%) CCNP
12 9 (14.75%) Tivoli
12 9 (14.75%) MPLS
12 9 (14.75%) OSPF
12 9 (14.75%) BGP
12 9 (14.75%) Network Design
12 9 (14.75%) High Availability

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 16 (26.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 18 (29.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (59.02%) Firewall
2 21 (34.43%) Cisco PIX
2 21 (34.43%) WAN
3 15 (24.59%) LAN
3 15 (24.59%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (14.75%) MPLS
4 9 (14.75%) OSPF
4 9 (14.75%) BGP
5 6 (9.84%) VoIP
5 6 (9.84%) VPN
5 6 (9.84%) Network Security
5 6 (9.84%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.64%) Internet
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) StarTeam
General
1 4 (6.56%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Legal
2 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (22.95%) Network Specialist
2 12 (19.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (18.03%) Analyst
4 8 (13.11%) Systems Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Cisco Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Consultant
6 4 (6.56%) Architect
6 4 (6.56%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.56%) Senior Network Specialist
7 3 (4.92%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Applications Support
7 3 (4.92%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (4.92%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Network Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Service Manager
8 2 (3.28%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (3.28%) Senior Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Senior Network Support
8 2 (3.28%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Senior Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.59%) Thin Client
1 15 (24.59%) Fat Client
2 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.28%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.28%) Social Media
4 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.64%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.64%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 20 (32.79%) Windows
2 16 (26.23%) Solaris
3 11 (18.03%) Linux
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.75%) Network Design
1 9 (14.75%) High Availability
2 6 (9.84%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (9.84%) Service Management
3 5 (8.20%) Configuration Management
3 5 (8.20%) Project Management
3 5 (8.20%) Mentoring
4 4 (6.56%) TOGAF
4 4 (6.56%) Incident Management
4 4 (6.56%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.92%) PRINCE2
5 3 (4.92%) E-Commerce
5 3 (4.92%) SOA
5 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (4.92%) Time Management
5 3 (4.92%) DevOps
6 2 (3.28%) Business Analysis
7 1 (1.64%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.64%) Waterfall
7 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.20%) Perl
2 4 (6.56%) Java
3 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (49.18%) Security Cleared
2 27 (44.26%) SC Cleared
3 21 (34.43%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (32.79%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (18.03%) CCNA
6 10 (16.39%) CCNP
7 4 (6.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (4.92%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (32.79%) SLA
2 3 (4.92%) ISO 14001
2 3 (4.92%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (24.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.20%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.64%) Firmware
3 1 (1.64%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (14.75%) Tivoli
2 8 (13.11%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 3 (4.92%) SCCM
4 1 (1.64%) SCOM
4 1 (1.64%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.64%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 36 (59.02%) Cisco
2 24 (39.34%) Microsoft
3 21 (34.43%) CheckPoint
4 15 (24.59%) VMware
5 8 (13.11%) IBM
6 6 (9.84%) HP
6 6 (9.84%) Juniper
6 6 (9.84%) Nokia
6 6 (9.84%) Fortinet
6 6 (9.84%) SolarWinds
7 4 (6.56%) Remedy
8 3 (4.92%) Citrix
8 3 (4.92%) Oracle