The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Gloucestershire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 19 22 59
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +37
Contract jobs citing ITIL 27 27 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.89% 8.11% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.34% 11.34% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 11
Average daily rate £325 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £325 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £580 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
- +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £15.50 £42.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.52% +226.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £18.50 £16.16
% change year-on-year
-10.81% +14.48%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
261 238 635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 66.58% 71.47% 80.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 143 357
Average daily rate £425 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 19 38
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +16.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
ITIL
South West

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 17 April 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram 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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -2 12 £375 +5.33% 1
Gloucester -15 4 £325 -39.39% 3
Cirencester - - - -
ITIL
South West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 14 (31.82%) Linux
1 14 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
3 12 (27.27%) Windows
3 12 (27.27%) Oracle
3 12 (27.27%) Service Management
4 11 (25.00%) UNIX
5 10 (22.73%) CMDB
6 9 (20.45%) DV Cleared
6 9 (20.45%) ITSM
6 9 (20.45%) VMware
7 8 (18.18%) Service Delivery
7 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (18.18%) Release Management
7 8 (18.18%) Asset Management
8 7 (15.91%) Problem Management
8 7 (15.91%) HP
9 6 (13.64%) Cisco
9 6 (13.64%) MS Exchange
9 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
9 6 (13.64%) MS Office
9 6 (13.64%) Perl
9 6 (13.64%) Internet
9 6 (13.64%) Red Hat
9 6 (13.64%) Change Management
9 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (11.36%) Incident Management

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 6 (13.64%) MS Exchange
1 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.27%) IIS
3 1 (2.27%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Office
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) SaaS
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) Internet
2 5 (11.36%) DNS
2 5 (11.36%) LDAP
2 5 (11.36%) SAN
3 4 (9.09%) FTP
3 4 (9.09%) VPN
3 4 (9.09%) SSL
4 3 (6.82%) Firewall
4 3 (6.82%) SSH
5 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.27%) HTTP
6 1 (2.27%) Broadband
6 1 (2.27%) LAN
6 1 (2.27%) WLAN
6 1 (2.27%) WAN
6 1 (2.27%) SMTP
6 1 (2.27%) DHCP
6 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.27%) IPsec
6 1 (2.27%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.27%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (13.64%) Analyst
2 5 (11.36%) Consultant
2 5 (11.36%) Administrator
3 4 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (9.09%) DBA
3 4 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (6.82%) ServiceNow Consultant
4 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Developer
5 2 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (4.55%) Release Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Service Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Team Leader
5 2 (4.55%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (4.55%) IT Support
5 2 (4.55%) UNIX Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.27%) Data Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) XML
2 3 (6.82%) Ajax
2 3 (6.82%) SOAP
2 3 (6.82%) Web Services
2 3 (6.82%) HTML
2 3 (6.82%) CSS
3 2 (4.55%) J2EE
4 1 (2.27%) JDBC
4 1 (2.27%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) CMDB
2 3 (6.82%) Fat Client
2 3 (6.82%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.27%) CESG
3 1 (2.27%) PKI
3 1 (2.27%) PDA
3 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.27%) Open Source
3 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.27%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) Linux
2 12 (27.27%) Windows
3 11 (25.00%) UNIX
4 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (11.36%) Windows XP
7 3 (6.82%) Solaris
7 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.55%) AIX
9 1 (2.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Service Management
2 9 (20.45%) ITSM
3 8 (18.18%) Asset Management
3 8 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 8 (18.18%) Release Management
4 7 (15.91%) Problem Management
5 6 (13.64%) Change Management
6 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2
6 5 (11.36%) Configuration Management
6 5 (11.36%) Incident Management
7 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (6.82%) Server Monitoring
8 3 (6.82%) Knowledge Management
8 3 (6.82%) Performance Management
8 3 (6.82%) Workflow
8 3 (6.82%) Migration
9 2 (4.55%) Project Management
9 2 (4.55%) Time Management
9 2 (4.55%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) Perl
2 5 (11.36%) C
3 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.55%) Java
5 1 (2.27%) C++
5 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.27%) SQL
5 1 (2.27%) Python
5 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.27%) AWK
5 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.27%) sed
Qualifications
1 14 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 9 (20.45%) DV Cleared
3 3 (6.82%) MCP
3 3 (6.82%) MCSE
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.82%) CCENT
3 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.55%) MCTS
4 2 (4.55%) MCITP
4 2 (4.55%) Degree
4 2 (4.55%) A+ Certification
4 2 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.55%) OCP
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (4.55%) MCSA
4 2 (4.55%) CCNP
4 2 (4.55%) CCNA
4 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.55%) MCSM
5 1 (2.27%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.27%) COBIT
3 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (6.82%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.82%) NFS
3 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.82%) XenApp
4 1 (2.27%) vSphere
4 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.27%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.27%) Squid
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.27%) qmail
4 1 (2.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.27%) Zenoss
2 1 (2.27%) Nagios
2 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
2 12 (27.27%) Oracle
3 9 (20.45%) VMware
4 7 (15.91%) HP
5 6 (13.64%) Cisco
5 6 (13.64%) Red Hat
6 4 (9.09%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.82%) Sophos
7 3 (6.82%) NetApp
7 3 (6.82%) StorageTek
7 3 (6.82%) Sun
7 3 (6.82%) Citrix
7 3 (6.82%) ServiceNow
8 2 (4.55%) IBM
9 1 (2.27%) Juniper
9 1 (2.27%) CA
9 1 (2.27%) Compaq
9 1 (2.27%) Nortel
9 1 (2.27%) AppSense
9 1 (2.27%) Polycom
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