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 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 28 25 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Contract jobs citing ITIL 18 13 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 5.39% 5.96% 11.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.38% 8.61% 19.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 10
Average daily rate
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£325 £189 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.18% -41.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £168 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £254 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £326 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £31.25 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +131.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £17.53
% change year-on-year
- -14.43%
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
244 151 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 73.05% 69.27% 62.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 101 58
Average daily rate £325 £330 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £400 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 13 8
Average hourly rate £36.40 £31.90 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.10% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.30 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £31.92 £41.50
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 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 19 December 2014.

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 19 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
Taunton -12 8 £325 +89.78%
Bath +7 5 £288 +41.97% 1
Clevedon - - - -
Street - - - -
Yeovil - - - - 1
ITIL
South West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 22 (44.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (32.00%) Windows
3 15 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 14 (28.00%) SC Cleared
5 13 (26.00%) IaaS
6 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
6 12 (24.00%) SOA
6 12 (24.00%) ISO 9000
6 12 (24.00%) Risk Management
6 12 (24.00%) RMADS
6 12 (24.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (22.00%) OWASP
7 11 (22.00%) Manufacturing
7 11 (22.00%) CEH
7 11 (22.00%) Business Analysis
7 11 (22.00%) CISSP
8 10 (20.00%) SQL
8 10 (20.00%) SAP
8 10 (20.00%) Migration
9 9 (18.00%) DV Cleared
10 8 (16.00%) Data Extraction
10 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (16.00%) Information Assurance
10 8 (16.00%) Data Structures
10 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (16.00%) VMware
10 8 (16.00%) Service Delivery
10 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
10 8 (16.00%) Citrix
10 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 6 (12.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (6.00%) IIS
3 3 (6.00%) Apache
3 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) assyst
2 3 (6.00%) SAP SD
3 2 (4.00%) SAP Payroll
3 2 (4.00%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 13 (26.00%) IaaS
2 2 (4.00%) SaaS
2 2 (4.00%) PaaS
3 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) SAN
2 4 (8.00%) Internet
3 2 (4.00%) LAN
3 2 (4.00%) VoIP
3 2 (4.00%) WAN
4 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.00%) Wireless
4 1 (2.00%) Firewall
4 1 (2.00%) PABX
4 1 (2.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.00%) Selenium
1 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (22.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (8.00%) Back Office
3 3 (6.00%) Finance
4 2 (4.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 16 (32.00%) Analyst
2 13 (26.00%) Architect
3 9 (18.00%) Security Architect
4 8 (16.00%) Support Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Data Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (10.00%) Information Architect
6 5 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Business Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Lead Security Architect
6 5 (10.00%) Lead Architect
7 4 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Service Manager
7 4 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (8.00%) Support Technician
8 3 (6.00%) Configuration Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Technician
9 2 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) JSP
2 1 (2.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) RMADS
2 8 (16.00%) Data Extraction
2 8 (16.00%) Data Structures
3 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.00%) Clustering
6 1 (2.00%) Statistics
6 1 (2.00%) IVR
6 1 (2.00%) Handset
6 1 (2.00%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.00%) Windows
2 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (6.00%) UNIX
3 3 (6.00%) Linux
4 2 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 12 (24.00%) SOA
2 12 (24.00%) Risk Management
3 11 (22.00%) OWASP
3 11 (22.00%) Business Analysis
4 10 (20.00%) Migration
5 8 (16.00%) Information Assurance
5 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (16.00%) Service Delivery
6 7 (14.00%) Change Management
6 7 (14.00%) Service Management
6 7 (14.00%) Data Migration
7 6 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (10.00%) Supplier Management
8 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (10.00%) Test Scripting
8 5 (10.00%) Data Mapping
8 5 (10.00%) Security Architecture
9 4 (8.00%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.00%) SQL
2 5 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.00%) C
3 1 (2.00%) C#
3 1 (2.00%) R
Qualifications
1 22 (44.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (28.00%) SC Cleared
3 11 (22.00%) CEH
3 11 (22.00%) CISSP
4 9 (18.00%) DV Cleared
5 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (10.00%) MCSE
6 5 (10.00%) MCITP
7 4 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (6.00%) MCP
9 2 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (2.00%) ISEB
10 1 (2.00%) CCNA
10 1 (2.00%) MCSA
10 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
10 1 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (24.00%) ISO 9000
1 12 (24.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (12.00%) SLA
3 3 (6.00%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.00%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.00%) XenApp
4 2 (4.00%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (2.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) SCCM
2 3 (6.00%) WSUS
3 2 (4.00%) SCOM
4 1 (2.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) SAP
2 8 (16.00%) VMware
2 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.00%) Citrix
3 5 (10.00%) HP
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle
4 3 (6.00%) Cisco
5 1 (2.00%) Symantec
5 1 (2.00%) NetApp
5 1 (2.00%) Avaya
5 1 (2.00%) EMC
5 1 (2.00%) IBM
5 1 (2.00%) Mitel
5 1 (2.00%) BT