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 17 December 2014 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 27 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 31 13 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.88% 4.42% 5.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.88% 8.50% 7.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 7
Average daily rate
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£425 £325 £312
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £235 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £420 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
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
349 153 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 66.22% 52.04% 74.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 80 124
Average daily rate £420 £375 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 38
Average hourly rate £27.50 £18.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.77% -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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
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 17 December 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
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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 12 £418 +45.21% 2
Tewkesbury -2 6 - -
Cheltenham -10 6 £428 -
Cirencester - - - -
Stroud - - - -
ITIL
South West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 41 (56.16%) Security Cleared
2 23 (31.51%) SC Cleared
3 19 (26.03%) Windows
3 19 (26.03%) LAN
3 19 (26.03%) WAN
4 16 (21.92%) Microsoft
5 15 (20.55%) Cisco
6 13 (17.81%) Linux
6 13 (17.81%) DV Cleared
7 12 (16.44%) Problem Management
7 12 (16.44%) Oracle
7 12 (16.44%) Remedy
7 12 (16.44%) Service Delivery
8 11 (15.07%) Service Management
8 11 (15.07%) Firewall
8 11 (15.07%) SQL
8 11 (15.07%) Incident Management
8 11 (15.07%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (13.70%) Mentoring
9 10 (13.70%) PL/SQL
9 10 (13.70%) PRINCE2
9 10 (13.70%) VPN
9 10 (13.70%) Juniper
10 9 (12.33%) ITSM
10 9 (12.33%) SLA
10 9 (12.33%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (12.33%) Oracle Database
10 9 (12.33%) Degree
11 8 (10.96%) SCCM
11 8 (10.96%) Windows 7

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 8 (10.96%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.48%) Lync
2 4 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (5.48%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.37%) IIS
4 1 (1.37%) Drupal
4 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 7 (9.59%) MS Office
1 7 (9.59%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.22%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.11%) MS Project
4 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (5.48%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (2.74%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (26.03%) LAN
1 19 (26.03%) WAN
2 11 (15.07%) Firewall
3 10 (13.70%) VPN
4 8 (10.96%) SSL
4 8 (10.96%) Internet
5 7 (9.59%) MPLS
5 7 (9.59%) TCP/IP
6 6 (8.22%) DNS
7 5 (6.85%) BGP
7 5 (6.85%) SMS
7 5 (6.85%) Cisco PIX
7 5 (6.85%) BIG-IP
8 4 (5.48%) VLAN
8 4 (5.48%) HTTP
8 4 (5.48%) EIGRP
9 3 (4.11%) LDAP
9 3 (4.11%) DHCP
10 2 (2.74%) SMTP
10 2 (2.74%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.33%) Oracle Database
2 6 (8.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (5.48%) MSI
3 1 (1.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (5.48%) Telecoms
1 4 (5.48%) Publishing
1 4 (5.48%) Military
2 2 (2.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (12.33%) Deployment Engineer
2 8 (10.96%) Architect
3 7 (9.59%) Project Manager
3 7 (9.59%) Administrator
3 7 (9.59%) Network Team Leader
3 7 (9.59%) Team Leader
4 6 (8.22%) Service Manager
4 6 (8.22%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (8.22%) Developer
5 5 (6.85%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.48%) Incident Manager
6 4 (5.48%) Technical Manager
6 4 (5.48%) Technical Project Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Operations Team Leader
7 3 (4.11%) Network Operations Team Leader
7 3 (4.11%) Service Level Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Major Incident Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Security Architect
7 3 (4.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.11%) Security Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.96%) XML
2 6 (8.22%) jQuery
3 3 (4.11%) SOAP
3 3 (4.11%) REST
4 2 (2.74%) WSDL
4 2 (2.74%) JMS
4 2 (2.74%) Middleware
5 1 (1.37%) Web Services
5 1 (1.37%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
1 3 (4.11%) Mobile App
1 3 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.74%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.37%) Clustering
3 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.37%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.37%) PKI
3 1 (1.37%) Statistics
3 1 (1.37%) Wiki
3 1 (1.37%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.03%) Windows
2 13 (17.81%) Linux
3 11 (15.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (10.96%) Windows 7
4 8 (10.96%) UNIX
5 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.11%) Windows XP
6 3 (4.11%) Windows Vista
7 2 (2.74%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.37%) HPUX
8 1 (1.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.44%) Problem Management
1 12 (16.44%) Service Delivery
2 11 (15.07%) Service Management
2 11 (15.07%) Incident Management
3 10 (13.70%) Mentoring
3 10 (13.70%) PRINCE2
4 9 (12.33%) ITSM
5 7 (9.59%) Change Management
5 7 (9.59%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (8.22%) TOGAF
6 6 (8.22%) Data Protection
6 6 (8.22%) Regression Testing
6 6 (8.22%) Project Management
7 5 (6.85%) ITIL V3
8 4 (5.48%) Time Management
8 4 (5.48%) Release Management
8 4 (5.48%) Supplier Management
8 4 (5.48%) PRINCE
9 3 (4.11%) Scrum
9 3 (4.11%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.07%) SQL
2 10 (13.70%) PL/SQL
3 7 (9.59%) Shell Script
4 5 (6.85%) PowerShell
5 4 (5.48%) Java
6 3 (4.11%) Perl
6 3 (4.11%) Python
7 2 (2.74%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.74%) C
8 1 (1.37%) Bourne shell
8 1 (1.37%) Korn
Qualifications
1 41 (56.16%) Security Cleared
2 23 (31.51%) SC Cleared
3 13 (17.81%) DV Cleared
4 9 (12.33%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (12.33%) Degree
5 8 (10.96%) CCNP
6 7 (9.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (5.48%) PMP
7 4 (5.48%) PMI Certification
7 4 (5.48%) MCSE
8 3 (4.11%) CISM
8 3 (4.11%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (4.11%) CISSP
8 3 (4.11%) CCNA
9 2 (2.74%) CCENT
9 2 (2.74%) LPIC
9 2 (2.74%) RHCSA
9 2 (2.74%) BC Cleared
10 1 (1.37%) CCDA
10 1 (1.37%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.33%) SLA
2 7 (9.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (5.48%) ISO 9001
4 3 (4.11%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.85%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.48%) ProxySG
3 3 (4.11%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.74%) Squid
4 2 (2.74%) qmail
5 1 (1.37%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (10.96%) SCCM
2 3 (4.11%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.74%) WSUS
3 2 (2.74%) Zenoss
3 2 (2.74%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.37%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.37%) MOM
4 1 (1.37%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (21.92%) Microsoft
2 15 (20.55%) Cisco
3 12 (16.44%) Oracle
3 12 (16.44%) Remedy
4 10 (13.70%) Juniper
5 7 (9.59%) F5
6 4 (5.48%) Blue Coat
6 4 (5.48%) VMware
7 3 (4.11%) McAfee
8 2 (2.74%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.74%) HP
8 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.37%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.37%) Symantec
9 1 (1.37%) SAP
9 1 (1.37%) Citrix
9 1 (1.37%) Software AG
9 1 (1.37%) IBM
9 1 (1.37%) Lumension