The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 22 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 27 44 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 8.21% 12.43% 8.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.31% 14.81% 12.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 35 9
Average daily rate
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£413 £438 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +59.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £291 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £546 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £26.72 £27.75 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.72% +46.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.76 £15.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -11.72%
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 Somerset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
262 297 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 79.64% 83.90% 67.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 218 77
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £300 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 13 3
Average hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +84.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £33.84 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

ITIL
Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 31 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
Taunton 0 14 £400 -5.88%
Yeovil -5 2 - - 1
Bath -3 1 - - 5
Street - 1 £330 -
Weston-super-Mare - 1 - -
ITIL
South West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 25 (49.02%) PRINCE2
2 23 (45.10%) UML
3 19 (37.25%) .NET
3 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (37.25%) .NET Framework
4 18 (35.29%) C#
5 17 (33.33%) SAP
6 16 (31.37%) ISO 9000
6 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
6 16 (31.37%) Manufacturing
6 16 (31.37%) Information Security
7 15 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 15 (29.41%) Change Control
8 14 (27.45%) Service Delivery
8 14 (27.45%) SOA
9 13 (25.49%) Windows
9 13 (25.49%) Retail
9 13 (25.49%) GIS
10 12 (23.53%) Web Services
10 12 (23.53%) CRM
10 12 (23.53%) ISEB
11 11 (21.57%) SharePoint
11 11 (21.57%) VB
11 11 (21.57%) Management Information System
11 11 (21.57%) Workflow
11 11 (21.57%) CMS
11 11 (21.57%) Content Management
12 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
12 10 (19.61%) Change Management
12 10 (19.61%) Service Management

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 11 (21.57%) SharePoint
1 11 (21.57%) CMS
2 7 (13.73%) IIS
3 2 (3.92%) JBoss
3 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.96%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (1.96%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Summit
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) WAN
1 3 (5.88%) LAN
1 3 (5.88%) Wireless
2 2 (3.92%) VPN
2 2 (3.92%) SAN
3 1 (1.96%) Firewall
3 1 (1.96%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) Informix
2 2 (3.92%) Ingres
2 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.92%) MySQL
3 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.92%) Bugzilla
2 2 (3.92%) Subversion
2 2 (3.92%) Maven
3 1 (1.96%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 16 (31.37%) Manufacturing
2 13 (25.49%) Retail
3 8 (15.69%) Finance
4 2 (3.92%) Back Office
5 1 (1.96%) Electronics
5 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (31.37%) Architect
2 15 (29.41%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (15.69%) Project Manager
3 8 (15.69%) Developer
4 6 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 6 (11.76%) IT Project Manager
5 5 (9.80%) SQL Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Head of Operations
6 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Network Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Network Services Manager
8 2 (3.92%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (3.92%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 2 (3.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.92%) Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.92%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (37.25%) .NET
1 19 (37.25%) .NET Framework
2 12 (23.53%) Web Services
3 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET
3 7 (13.73%) HTML
4 2 (3.92%) Middleware
5 1 (1.96%) JSP
5 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) GIS
2 11 (21.57%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.92%) CMDB
5 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.96%) Replication
5 1 (1.96%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.49%) Windows
2 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (9.80%) Linux
4 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (49.02%) PRINCE2
2 23 (45.10%) UML
3 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (31.37%) Information Security
5 15 (29.41%) Change Control
6 14 (27.45%) SOA
6 14 (27.45%) Service Delivery
7 12 (23.53%) CRM
8 11 (21.57%) Workflow
8 11 (21.57%) Content Management
9 10 (19.61%) Change Management
9 10 (19.61%) Service Management
10 8 (15.69%) ArchiMate
11 7 (13.73%) Unit Testing
11 7 (13.73%) Refactoring
11 7 (13.73%) Automated Testing
12 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
12 6 (11.76%) ITSM
12 6 (11.76%) Project Management
13 5 (9.80%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 18 (35.29%) C#
2 11 (21.57%) VB
3 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
3 8 (15.69%) SQL
4 7 (13.73%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (23.53%) ISEB
2 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.88%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (31.37%) ISO 9000
2 15 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (17.65%) SLA
4 1 (1.96%) ISO 14001
4 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.96%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.92%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Puppet
2 2 (3.92%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.92%) yum
3 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (33.33%) SAP
2 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
3 9 (17.65%) Oracle
4 4 (7.84%) IBM
4 4 (7.84%) hybris
5 2 (3.92%) Becrypt
5 2 (3.92%) Cisco
5 2 (3.92%) ESRI
5 2 (3.92%) VMware
6 1 (1.96%) Veeam
6 1 (1.96%) Zerto