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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 13 16 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Contract jobs citing ITIL 5 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 5.26% 8.16% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.58% 14.63% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 0
Average daily rate £400 £420 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £29.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +152.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.61 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+8.90% +4.06%
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
76 82 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 80.00% 55.78% 69.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 60 49
Average daily rate £420 £400 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 6
Average hourly rate £12.00 £29.00 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.62% +118.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £29.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £29.00 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
3 8 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 7 (43.75%) Python
4 7 (43.75%) Shell Script
5 5 (31.25%) HP
5 5 (31.25%) Java
5 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
5 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
5 5 (31.25%) ITIL V3
5 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
6 4 (25.00%) Unified Communications
6 4 (25.00%) TOGAF
6 4 (25.00%) Ruby
6 4 (25.00%) LAN
6 4 (25.00%) VoIP
6 4 (25.00%) WAN
6 4 (25.00%) ISEB
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (18.75%) HP UFT
7 3 (18.75%) LoadRunner
7 3 (18.75%) Unix
7 3 (18.75%) Cisco
7 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
7 3 (18.75%) Linux
7 3 (18.75%) SQL
7 3 (18.75%) VB
7 3 (18.75%) Selenium
7 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Lync
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) LAN
1 4 (25.00%) Unified Communications
1 4 (25.00%) VoIP
1 4 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 2 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
1 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
2 3 (18.75%) HP UFT
2 3 (18.75%) LoadRunner
2 3 (18.75%) RSpec
2 3 (18.75%) Selenium
3 2 (12.50%) Ant
3 2 (12.50%) Artifactory
3 2 (12.50%) Maven
3 2 (12.50%) Mercurial
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
4 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Tester
2 2 (12.50%) Applications Tester
2 2 (12.50%) Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Designer
2 2 (12.50%) Programmer
2 2 (12.50%) Release Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Security Penetration Tester
2 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Web Applications Programmer
2 2 (12.50%) Web Applications Tester
2 2 (12.50%) Web Programmer
2 2 (12.50%) Web Tester
3 1 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Change and Release Manager
3 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared Java Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (6.25%) Release and Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Drools
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
1 2 (12.50%) J2EE
1 2 (12.50%) Java EE
2 1 (6.25%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Unix
2 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
3 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL V3
2 4 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) BDD
3 3 (18.75%) TDD
3 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
3 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 2 (12.50%) eTOM
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE
4 2 (12.50%) Release Management
4 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Software Deployment
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (6.25%) ITSM
5 1 (6.25%) OO
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Optimisation
5 1 (6.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Python
1 7 (43.75%) Shell Script
2 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
2 5 (31.25%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) Ruby
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) VB
5 2 (12.50%) C#
5 2 (12.50%) C++
5 2 (12.50%) Perl
5 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 8 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) ISEB
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (6.25%) CCENT
5 1 (6.25%) CCNA
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
5 1 (6.25%) MCP
5 1 (6.25%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) BitLocker
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (6.25%) UAG
3 1 (6.25%) XenApp
3 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) HP
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco
3 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) 3PAR
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) Hitachi
4 2 (12.50%) OpenText
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (6.25%) AppSense
5 1 (6.25%) Canon
5 1 (6.25%) Mitel
5 1 (6.25%) Sophos