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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 26 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 22 29 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.02% 7.46% 6.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.92% 12.72% 10.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £309
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £325 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £450 £392
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £25.50 £26.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.95 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.79% -16.07%
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
318 228 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 72.60% 58.61% 64.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 128 95
Average daily rate £408 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 36 18
Average hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +29.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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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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 +3 10 £425 +13.33% 2
Cheltenham -8 8 £250 -33.33% 1
ITIL
South West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 28 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 17 (40.48%) DV Cleared
3 12 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 11 (26.19%) Oracle
5 10 (23.81%) Java
5 10 (23.81%) LAN
5 10 (23.81%) WAN
6 9 (21.43%) SQL
7 8 (19.05%) Windows
8 7 (16.67%) TCP/IP
8 7 (16.67%) DNS
8 7 (16.67%) SLA
8 7 (16.67%) Incident Management
9 6 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (14.29%) CA Single Sign-On
9 6 (14.29%) CA
9 6 (14.29%) DHCP
9 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
10 5 (11.90%) UNIX
10 5 (11.90%) Python
10 5 (11.90%) C
10 5 (11.90%) Shell Script
10 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (11.90%) Oracle APEX
10 5 (11.90%) Problem Management
10 5 (11.90%) Service Delivery
11 4 (9.52%) Firewall
11 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
11 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
11 4 (9.52%) Linux

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (2.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Office
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.38%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) LAN
1 10 (23.81%) WAN
2 7 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 7 (16.67%) DNS
3 6 (14.29%) DHCP
4 4 (9.52%) VPN
4 4 (9.52%) Firewall
5 1 (2.38%) BIG-IP
5 1 (2.38%) VLAN
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (2.38%) Network Security
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.38%) ATM
5 1 (2.38%) MPLS
5 1 (2.38%) BGP
5 1 (2.38%) DSL
5 1 (2.38%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) MongoDB
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) QlikView
3 1 (2.38%) SQLite
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.38%) Selenium
2 1 (2.38%) Ant
2 1 (2.38%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.38%) JMeter
General
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.38%) Legal
2 1 (2.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (11.90%) Applications Support
2 4 (9.52%) Administrator
2 4 (9.52%) Architect
2 4 (9.52%) Team Leader
2 4 (9.52%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 3 (7.14%) Technical Leader
3 3 (7.14%) Developer
3 3 (7.14%) Analyst
4 2 (4.76%) Operations Manager
4 2 (4.76%) Support Analyst
4 2 (4.76%) Technical Support
4 2 (4.76%) Support Engineer
4 2 (4.76%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (4.76%) Security Architect
4 2 (4.76%) AS400 Support
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (4.76%) Service Architect
5 1 (2.38%) Transition Manager
5 1 (2.38%) UNIX Engineer
5 1 (2.38%) Security Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) HTML
1 3 (7.14%) Java EE
1 3 (7.14%) Drools
2 1 (2.38%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.76%) AS400
3 2 (4.76%) Statistics
3 2 (4.76%) iSeries
4 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Windows
2 5 (11.90%) UNIX
3 4 (9.52%) Linux
4 1 (2.38%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 5 (11.90%) Service Delivery
3 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (11.90%) Problem Management
4 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
5 3 (7.14%) Project Management
5 3 (7.14%) Risk Management
5 3 (7.14%) Release Management
5 3 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (7.14%) TOGAF
5 3 (7.14%) Information Security
5 3 (7.14%) Security Architecture
5 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.76%) DevOps
6 2 (4.76%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.76%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.76%) Integration Testing
6 2 (4.76%) Security Management
6 2 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) Java
2 9 (21.43%) SQL
3 5 (11.90%) C
3 5 (11.90%) Python
3 5 (11.90%) Shell Script
4 3 (7.14%) Ruby
4 3 (7.14%) C#
4 3 (7.14%) C++
4 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.76%) Perl
6 1 (2.38%) VB
6 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 28 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 17 (40.48%) DV Cleared
3 12 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 6 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.76%) CISM
5 2 (4.76%) ISTQB
5 2 (4.76%) CISSP
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.38%) CCNP
6 1 (2.38%) CCNA
6 1 (2.38%) ISEB
6 1 (2.38%) Degree
6 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) SLA
2 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.38%) SCCM
2 1 (2.38%) SCOM
2 1 (2.38%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Oracle
2 6 (14.29%) CA
3 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.14%) OpenText
5 2 (4.76%) SAP
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco
6 1 (2.38%) IBM
6 1 (2.38%) HP
6 1 (2.38%) Juniper
6 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.38%) VMware
6 1 (2.38%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.38%) F5