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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 28 28 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 -17
Contract jobs citing ITIL 9 24 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 3.60% 6.86% 13.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.59% 9.06% 15.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 18 52
Average daily rate £340 £550 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.18% +69.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £281 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £690 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £347 £328
% change year-on-year
+0.72% +5.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £10.50 £29.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.79% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £16.88
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.11%
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
196 265 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 78.40% 75.71% 83.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 166 257
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 21 8
Average hourly rate £42.25 £37.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.18% +23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.25 £29.00 £12.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £47.00 £36.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

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
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
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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bath -5 5 £353 -16.32% 3
Taunton +18 1 £275 -59.25% 4
ITIL
South West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
5 4 (18.18%) UML
5 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
5 4 (18.18%) C#
5 4 (18.18%) C++
5 4 (18.18%) HTML
5 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 4 (18.18%) SQL
5 4 (18.18%) .NET
5 4 (18.18%) Oracle
5 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 4 (18.18%) IIS
5 4 (18.18%) Project Management
5 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Automated Testing
5 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 4 (18.18%) Refactoring
6 3 (13.64%) Release Management
6 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
6 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.64%) Defect Management
6 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (13.64%) Coaching
6 3 (13.64%) Finance

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 4 (18.18%) IIS
1 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
1 2 (9.09%) LAN
1 2 (9.09%) VoIP
1 2 (9.09%) WAN
1 2 (9.09%) Wireless
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.55%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) NetScaler
2 1 (4.55%) OpenScape
2 1 (4.55%) PABX
2 1 (4.55%) SAN
2 1 (4.55%) Skype
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
2 1 (4.55%) VLAN
2 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Publishing
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Release Manager
2 4 (18.18%) .NET Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Build and Release Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Build and Release Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Build Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Release Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Configuration and Release Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Configuration Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support
4 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Release and Configuration Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Release and Configuration Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
1 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
1 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 4 (18.18%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.55%) Handset
3 1 (4.55%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.55%) Unix
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
2 4 (18.18%) Automated Testing
2 4 (18.18%) Project Management
2 4 (18.18%) Refactoring
2 4 (18.18%) UML
2 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) Change Management
3 3 (13.64%) Coaching
3 3 (13.64%) Defect Management
3 3 (13.64%) Release Management
3 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.09%) Software Licensing
5 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.55%) Network Optimisation
5 1 (4.55%) Time Management
5 1 (4.55%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) C#
1 4 (18.18%) C++
1 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) CCNA
1 1 (4.55%) CCNP
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.55%) MCITP
1 1 (4.55%) MCSE
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) Citrix
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (4.55%) Avaya
4 1 (4.55%) BT
4 1 (4.55%) Mitel
4 1 (4.55%) Rally
4 1 (4.55%) SonicWALL
4 1 (4.55%) VMware
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Computer People
Rate: £250.00 - £265.00 per day
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