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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 24 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Contract jobs citing ITIL 20 50 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 5.46% 10.99% 10.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.43% 13.05% 18.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 47 8
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£413 £325 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% +0.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £705 £400 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £29.00 - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -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
269 383 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 73.50% 84.18% 57.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 290 49
Average daily rate £400 £338 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £425 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 10 6
Average hourly rate £38.25 £33.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.03% +93.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £12.31 £9.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £36.40 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 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
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 22 May 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
Bath +4 5 £421 +180.83% 1
Taunton -14 5 £700 +115.38% 1
Street - 2 £440 -
ITIL
South West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 30 (52.63%) PRINCE2
2 22 (38.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (38.60%) Change Control
3 21 (36.84%) Manufacturing
3 21 (36.84%) Information Security
3 21 (36.84%) UML
3 21 (36.84%) ISO 9000
4 20 (35.09%) SAP
5 19 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 18 (31.58%) Retail
7 16 (28.07%) .NET Framework
7 16 (28.07%) Security Cleared
7 16 (28.07%) .NET
8 15 (26.32%) ISEB
8 15 (26.32%) SOA
9 14 (24.56%) CRM
9 14 (24.56%) GIS
10 13 (22.81%) C#
10 13 (22.81%) VB
10 13 (22.81%) Web Services
10 13 (22.81%) SLA
10 13 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (22.81%) Content Management
10 13 (22.81%) CMS
10 13 (22.81%) Management Information System
10 13 (22.81%) Workflow
10 13 (22.81%) SC Cleared
11 11 (19.30%) Finance
11 11 (19.30%) Service Management
12 10 (17.54%) Service Delivery

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 13 (22.81%) CMS
2 5 (8.77%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.26%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.75%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (1.75%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (3.51%) assyst
2 1 (1.75%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.77%) SAN
2 4 (7.02%) WAN
2 4 (7.02%) LAN
3 3 (5.26%) Wireless
4 2 (3.51%) Firewall
4 2 (3.51%) VoIP
4 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.51%) VPN
5 1 (1.75%) Network Security
5 1 (1.75%) DNS
5 1 (1.75%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.75%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 21 (36.84%) Manufacturing
2 18 (31.58%) Retail
3 11 (19.30%) Finance
4 2 (3.51%) Marketing
4 2 (3.51%) Electronics
4 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.75%) Legal
5 1 (1.75%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (40.35%) Architect
1 23 (40.35%) Solutions Architect
2 7 (12.28%) Project Manager
3 6 (10.53%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (7.02%) Support Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Head of Operations
4 4 (7.02%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 4 (7.02%) Team Leader
5 3 (5.26%) Network Manager
5 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (5.26%) Service Manager
5 3 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (3.51%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (3.51%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Network Services Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.07%) .NET Framework
1 16 (28.07%) .NET
2 13 (22.81%) Web Services
3 2 (3.51%) Middleware
3 2 (3.51%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.56%) GIS
2 13 (22.81%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.51%) DTV
4 1 (1.75%) Handset
4 1 (1.75%) Replication
4 1 (1.75%) IVR
4 1 (1.75%) CMDB
4 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.75%) IBM XIV
4 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) Windows
2 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (52.63%) PRINCE2
2 22 (38.60%) Change Control
3 21 (36.84%) Information Security
3 21 (36.84%) UML
4 15 (26.32%) SOA
5 14 (24.56%) CRM
6 13 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (22.81%) Content Management
6 13 (22.81%) Workflow
7 11 (19.30%) Service Management
8 10 (17.54%) Service Delivery
9 8 (14.04%) Change Management
10 6 (10.53%) Project Management
10 6 (10.53%) E-Commerce
11 5 (8.77%) ITSM
11 5 (8.77%) Incident Management
11 5 (8.77%) Problem Management
12 4 (7.02%) Enterprise Architecture
12 4 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (5.26%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.81%) C#
1 13 (22.81%) VB
2 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (28.07%) Security Cleared
2 15 (26.32%) ISEB
3 13 (22.81%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.26%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (3.51%) Degree
6 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.75%) CCNP
6 1 (1.75%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (38.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (36.84%) ISO 9000
3 13 (22.81%) SLA
4 1 (1.75%) HL7
4 1 (1.75%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.75%) ISO 14001
4 1 (1.75%) JSP 440
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.02%) VMware Workstation
3 3 (5.26%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.75%) XenApp
4 1 (1.75%) XenServer
4 1 (1.75%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) SCCM
2 1 (1.75%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.75%) SCOM
2 1 (1.75%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.75%) Puppet
2 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (35.09%) SAP
2 19 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.53%) VMware
4 5 (8.77%) hybris
5 3 (5.26%) Cisco
6 2 (3.51%) IBM
7 1 (1.75%) BT
7 1 (1.75%) Veeam
7 1 (1.75%) Citrix
7 1 (1.75%) NetApp
7 1 (1.75%) Symantec
7 1 (1.75%) Becrypt
7 1 (1.75%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.75%) Zerto