The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 31 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Contract jobs citing ITIL 24 17 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.70% 5.92% 8.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.98% 9.83% 10.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 12
Average daily rate
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£413 £317 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.33% +0.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £284 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.25 £17.72
% change year-on-year
+1.63% -13.93%
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 Gloucestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
344 173 340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 67.32% 60.28% 79.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 87 180
Average daily rate £400 £400 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 46
Average hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+196.29% -62.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £12.53 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.35 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Gloucester +7 12 £413 +26.92% 3
Cheltenham -19 4 £428 +50.52% 4
Tewkesbury - 3 - -
Cirencester - - - - 1
Stroud - - - -
ITIL
South West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 37 (62.71%) Security Cleared
2 21 (35.59%) SC Cleared
3 17 (28.81%) Windows
3 17 (28.81%) LAN
3 17 (28.81%) WAN
4 13 (22.03%) Problem Management
5 11 (18.64%) Incident Management
5 11 (18.64%) Remedy
6 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
6 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (16.95%) DV Cleared
7 9 (15.25%) SCCM
7 9 (15.25%) Linux
7 9 (15.25%) UNIX
7 9 (15.25%) Oracle
7 9 (15.25%) SQL
8 8 (13.56%) XML
8 8 (13.56%) PL/SQL
8 8 (13.56%) Cisco
8 8 (13.56%) VPN
8 8 (13.56%) Shell Script
8 8 (13.56%) Service Delivery
8 8 (13.56%) Firewall
8 8 (13.56%) Oracle Database
9 7 (11.86%) Mentoring
9 7 (11.86%) Windows 7
9 7 (11.86%) Oracle APEX
9 7 (11.86%) Degree
9 7 (11.86%) ITSM
9 7 (11.86%) Oracle Applications

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 5 (8.47%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.08%) Lync
2 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.08%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (5.08%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.69%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.78%) MS Office
3 3 (5.08%) MS Project
4 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.39%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 17 (28.81%) LAN
1 17 (28.81%) WAN
2 8 (13.56%) VPN
2 8 (13.56%) Firewall
3 7 (11.86%) TCP/IP
4 5 (8.47%) SSL
4 5 (8.47%) SMS
5 4 (6.78%) DNS
5 4 (6.78%) Internet
5 4 (6.78%) MPLS
5 4 (6.78%) BGP
5 4 (6.78%) BIG-IP
5 4 (6.78%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (5.08%) VLAN
6 3 (5.08%) EIGRP
6 3 (5.08%) DHCP
7 2 (3.39%) HTTP
8 1 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.69%) Multicast
8 1 (1.69%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) Oracle Database
2 6 (10.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (6.78%) MSI
3 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.69%) Selenium
3 1 (1.69%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.69%) JMeter
3 1 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (6.78%) Publishing
2 3 (5.08%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Military
3 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (15.25%) Deployment Engineer
2 8 (13.56%) Team Leader
3 7 (11.86%) Developer
4 6 (10.17%) Project Manager
4 6 (10.17%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (10.17%) Network Team Leader
5 5 (8.47%) Administrator
5 5 (8.47%) Architect
6 4 (6.78%) Incident Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Operations Team Leader
7 3 (5.08%) Network Operations Team Leader
7 3 (5.08%) Major Incident Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Security Administrator
7 3 (5.08%) Security Architect
7 3 (5.08%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.08%) Service Manager
8 2 (3.39%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Applications Support
8 2 (3.39%) Technical Project Manager
8 2 (3.39%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.56%) XML
2 6 (10.17%) jQuery
3 2 (3.39%) WSDL
3 2 (3.39%) JMS
3 2 (3.39%) SOAP
3 2 (3.39%) REST
4 1 (1.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.69%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.69%) Wiki
2 1 (1.69%) Statistics
2 1 (1.69%) CESG
2 1 (1.69%) PKI
2 1 (1.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.81%) Windows
2 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (15.25%) Linux
3 9 (15.25%) UNIX
4 7 (11.86%) Windows 7
5 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.08%) Windows Vista
6 3 (5.08%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.39%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.69%) HPUX
8 1 (1.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.03%) Problem Management
2 11 (18.64%) Incident Management
3 8 (13.56%) Service Delivery
4 7 (11.86%) Mentoring
4 7 (11.86%) ITSM
4 7 (11.86%) PRINCE2
5 6 (10.17%) Regression Testing
5 6 (10.17%) Service Management
5 6 (10.17%) Data Protection
6 5 (8.47%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (8.47%) TOGAF
7 4 (6.78%) Project Management
7 4 (6.78%) ITIL V3
8 3 (5.08%) Security Architecture
8 3 (5.08%) Cyber Security
8 3 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.08%) Asset Management
8 3 (5.08%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.08%) Security Management
8 3 (5.08%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.25%) SQL
2 8 (13.56%) PL/SQL
2 8 (13.56%) Shell Script
3 5 (8.47%) PowerShell
4 4 (6.78%) Java
5 2 (3.39%) Python
5 2 (3.39%) C
6 1 (1.69%) Bourne shell
6 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.69%) Korn
6 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.69%) Perl
6 1 (1.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 37 (62.71%) Security Cleared
2 21 (35.59%) SC Cleared
3 10 (16.95%) DV Cleared
4 7 (11.86%) Degree
4 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (10.17%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (8.47%) CCNP
7 4 (6.78%) MCSE
7 4 (6.78%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (5.08%) CISSP
8 3 (5.08%) CISM
9 2 (3.39%) PMP
9 2 (3.39%) PMI Certification
9 2 (3.39%) BC Cleared
10 1 (1.69%) MCITP
10 1 (1.69%) ISEB
10 1 (1.69%) CCNA
10 1 (1.69%) CCDA
10 1 (1.69%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) SLA
2 5 (8.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (5.08%) PCI DSS
4 2 (3.39%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.08%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.08%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.69%) XenApp
3 1 (1.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (15.25%) SCCM
2 3 (5.08%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (3.39%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.39%) WSUS
4 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.69%) SCOM
4 1 (1.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) Remedy
2 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
3 9 (15.25%) Oracle
4 8 (13.56%) Cisco
5 4 (6.78%) Juniper
5 4 (6.78%) F5
6 3 (5.08%) Blue Coat
6 3 (5.08%) McAfee
7 2 (3.39%) HP
7 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.39%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.69%) VMware
8 1 (1.69%) Software AG
8 1 (1.69%) Citrix
8 1 (1.69%) IBM