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 24 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 36 18 22
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +4
Contract jobs citing ITIL 21 27 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.37% 7.20% 8.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.85% 10.51% 11.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 15
Average daily rate
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£473 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.38% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £236 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £430 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £29.00 £22.25 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.33% -47.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
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
359 257 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 74.64% 68.53% 72.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 133 143
Average daily rate £405 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £309 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £491 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 31 21
Average hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £13.50 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 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 24 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
Gloucester +6 8 £550 +69.23% 2
Cheltenham -12 5 £450 +20.00% 1
Filton - 1 - -
ITIL
South West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 29 (63.04%) Security Cleared
2 19 (41.30%) DV Cleared
3 14 (30.43%) Incident Management
4 11 (23.91%) Oracle
5 10 (21.74%) PRINCE2
5 10 (21.74%) SC Cleared
6 9 (19.57%) Problem Management
6 9 (19.57%) UNIX
6 9 (19.57%) SQL
7 8 (17.39%) Java
7 8 (17.39%) Oracle Database
8 7 (15.22%) Firewall
8 7 (15.22%) LAN
8 7 (15.22%) WAN
8 7 (15.22%) VPN
8 7 (15.22%) SLA
9 6 (13.04%) Linux
9 6 (13.04%) ITSM
9 6 (13.04%) Management Information System
9 6 (13.04%) Oracle APEX
9 6 (13.04%) TOGAF
9 6 (13.04%) Information Security
9 6 (13.04%) Security Architecture
10 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
10 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (10.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 5 (10.87%) Data Protection
10 5 (10.87%) PCI DSS
10 5 (10.87%) Security Management

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Project
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
2 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) Firewall
1 7 (15.22%) LAN
1 7 (15.22%) WAN
1 7 (15.22%) VPN
2 1 (2.17%) Multicast
2 1 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.17%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (2.17%) VRRP
2 1 (2.17%) BGP
2 1 (2.17%) Internet
2 1 (2.17%) OSPF
2 1 (2.17%) IPv4
2 1 (2.17%) IPv6
2 1 (2.17%) DNS
2 1 (2.17%) DHCP
2 1 (2.17%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.17%) QlikView
3 1 (2.17%) SQLite
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.17%) Selenium
2 1 (2.17%) JMeter
2 1 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.17%) Ant
2 1 (2.17%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Legal
2 1 (2.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (17.39%) Architect
2 5 (10.87%) Security Architect
3 4 (8.70%) Project Manager
3 4 (8.70%) Applications Support
3 4 (8.70%) Developer
3 4 (8.70%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 4 (8.70%) Team Leader
3 4 (8.70%) Incident Manager
4 3 (6.52%) Service Manager
4 3 (6.52%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (6.52%) Major Incident Manager
4 3 (6.52%) Technical Leader
4 3 (6.52%) Applications Support Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) DBA
5 2 (4.35%) Service Desk Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (4.35%) Operations Manager
6 1 (2.17%) Integration Manager
6 1 (2.17%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) jQuery
1 3 (6.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) Statistics
4 1 (2.17%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.57%) UNIX
2 6 (13.04%) Linux
3 3 (6.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) Incident Management
2 10 (21.74%) PRINCE2
3 9 (19.57%) Problem Management
4 6 (13.04%) ITSM
4 6 (13.04%) TOGAF
4 6 (13.04%) Information Security
4 6 (13.04%) Security Architecture
5 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
5 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.87%) Data Protection
5 5 (10.87%) Security Management
5 5 (10.87%) Service Delivery
6 4 (8.70%) Project Management
6 4 (8.70%) ITIL V3
6 4 (8.70%) Cyber Security
7 3 (6.52%) Release Management
7 3 (6.52%) Regression Testing
7 3 (6.52%) Risk Management
8 2 (4.35%) PRINCE
8 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.57%) SQL
2 8 (17.39%) Java
3 5 (10.87%) Shell Script
4 4 (8.70%) C
4 4 (8.70%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.35%) Python
6 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (63.04%) Security Cleared
2 19 (41.30%) DV Cleared
3 10 (21.74%) SC Cleared
4 5 (10.87%) CISM
4 5 (10.87%) CISSP
4 5 (10.87%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (8.70%) Degree
6 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.17%) CCIE
6 1 (2.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) SLA
2 5 (10.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (10.87%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.17%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.17%) SCCM
2 1 (2.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) Oracle
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.35%) Remedy
3 2 (4.35%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.17%) VMware
4 1 (2.17%) HP
4 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco
4 1 (2.17%) IBM