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 6 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 24 13 20
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Contract jobs citing ITIL 21 45 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 5.95% 11.03% 8.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.61% 13.16% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 38 7
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£413 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £262 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £328
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £10.00 £35.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.83% +86.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.89 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.45% -16.36%
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
276 342 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 78.19% 83.82% 61.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 255 62
Average daily rate £360 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £488 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 11 4
Average hourly rate £42.00 £33.84 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.11% +78.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.00 £9.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £36.40 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 6 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
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 6 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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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
Taunton -2 7 £425 +25.92% 1
Bath - 4 £430 -
Street - 1 £330 -
Weston-super-Mare - 1 - -
ITIL
South West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 6 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 38 (58.46%) PRINCE2
2 29 (44.62%) UML
3 28 (43.08%) ISO 9000
3 28 (43.08%) Manufacturing
3 28 (43.08%) Information Security
3 28 (43.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (43.08%) Change Control
4 24 (36.92%) Retail
4 24 (36.92%) SAP
4 24 (36.92%) Microsoft
5 21 (32.31%) .NET
5 21 (32.31%) .NET Framework
6 20 (30.77%) ISEB
7 19 (29.23%) GIS
7 19 (29.23%) SOA
7 19 (29.23%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (27.69%) Web Services
8 18 (27.69%) C#
8 18 (27.69%) CRM
9 17 (26.15%) VB
9 17 (26.15%) Content Management
9 17 (26.15%) Management Information System
9 17 (26.15%) Workflow
9 17 (26.15%) CMS
10 16 (24.62%) Security Cleared
11 13 (20.00%) SC Cleared
11 13 (20.00%) SLA
12 11 (16.92%) Finance
12 11 (16.92%) Service Management
13 9 (13.85%) Service Delivery

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 17 (26.15%) CMS
2 6 (9.23%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.62%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.54%) IIS
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.54%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (1.54%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.54%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) LAN
1 4 (6.15%) WAN
1 4 (6.15%) SAN
2 3 (4.62%) Firewall
2 3 (4.62%) Wireless
2 3 (4.62%) VPN
3 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.08%) VoIP
4 1 (1.54%) Network Security
4 1 (1.54%) PABX
4 1 (1.54%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.54%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 28 (43.08%) Manufacturing
2 24 (36.92%) Retail
3 11 (16.92%) Finance
4 2 (3.08%) Electronics
4 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.08%) Marketing
5 1 (1.54%) Back Office
5 1 (1.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (46.15%) Architect
2 29 (44.62%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (12.31%) Project Manager
4 6 (9.23%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (6.15%) Head of Operations
6 3 (4.62%) Network Manager
6 3 (4.62%) Team Leader
6 3 (4.62%) Service Manager
6 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (4.62%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 2 (3.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Network Services Manager
7 2 (3.08%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (3.08%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (3.08%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 2 (3.08%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (3.08%) Consultant
7 2 (3.08%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (32.31%) .NET
1 21 (32.31%) .NET Framework
2 18 (27.69%) Web Services
3 3 (4.62%) Middleware
4 2 (3.08%) JSP
5 1 (1.54%) HTML
5 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (29.23%) GIS
2 17 (26.15%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.15%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.08%) DTV
4 2 (3.08%) CMDB
5 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.54%) Handset
5 1 (1.54%) Replication
5 1 (1.54%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.77%) Windows
2 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.54%) Linux
3 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (58.46%) PRINCE2
2 29 (44.62%) UML
3 28 (43.08%) Information Security
3 28 (43.08%) Change Control
4 19 (29.23%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (29.23%) SOA
5 18 (27.69%) CRM
6 17 (26.15%) Workflow
6 17 (26.15%) Content Management
7 11 (16.92%) Service Management
8 9 (13.85%) Service Delivery
9 8 (12.31%) Change Management
10 7 (10.77%) Project Management
11 6 (9.23%) ITSM
11 6 (9.23%) E-Commerce
12 5 (7.69%) ArchiMate
13 4 (6.15%) Problem Management
13 4 (6.15%) Incident Management
13 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Architecture
14 3 (4.62%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (27.69%) C#
2 17 (26.15%) VB
3 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.08%) SQL
4 1 (1.54%) C++
Qualifications
1 20 (30.77%) ISEB
2 16 (24.62%) Security Cleared
3 13 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.62%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (3.08%) Degree
6 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.54%) CCNP
6 1 (1.54%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (43.08%) ISO 9000
1 28 (43.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (20.00%) SLA
3 1 (1.54%) ISO 14001
3 1 (1.54%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.54%) HL7
3 1 (1.54%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) VMware Workstation
1 3 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.08%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.54%) SCCM
2 1 (1.54%) SCOM
2 1 (1.54%) Puppet
2 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (36.92%) SAP
1 24 (36.92%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.69%) hybris
3 4 (6.15%) VMware
3 4 (6.15%) Cisco
4 2 (3.08%) IBM
4 2 (3.08%) Becrypt
5 1 (1.54%) Zerto
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle
5 1 (1.54%) BT
5 1 (1.54%) Veeam
5 1 (1.54%) Rackspace