The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 9 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs citing ITIL 10 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 10.99% 7.80% 5.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.18% 10.58% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 1
Average daily rate
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£445 £375 £130
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.66% +188.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £346 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.53% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £29.00 £9.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+205.26% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
ITIL
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
55 104 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 60.44% 73.76% 68.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 79 34
Average daily rate £400 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Average hourly rate £29.00 £13.50 £15.33
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.81% -11.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 6 (35.29%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) Oracle
3 5 (29.41%) UNIX
3 5 (29.41%) SLA
3 5 (29.41%) Problem Management
3 5 (29.41%) Incident Management
3 5 (29.41%) DV Cleared
4 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
5 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
6 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
6 2 (11.76%) SDLC
6 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (11.76%) Python
6 2 (11.76%) SAP
6 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) Degree
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
6 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (5.88%) Java EE

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (5.88%) SAP FI
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (5.88%) Selenium
2 1 (5.88%) JMeter
2 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (5.88%) Back Office
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Team Leader
1 4 (23.53%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Integration Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Release Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (5.88%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) SAP Test Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) SAP FI Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Test Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Senior SAP Test Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Tester
3 1 (5.88%) Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Java EE
1 1 (5.88%) Drools
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) UNIX
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Problem Management
1 5 (29.41%) Incident Management
2 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
3 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
4 2 (11.76%) SDLC
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (5.88%) Release Management
5 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.88%) SOA
5 1 (5.88%) Time Management
5 1 (5.88%) People Management
5 1 (5.88%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
3 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby
4 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.88%) VB
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 5 (29.41%) DV Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
1 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) OpenText