The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL V3 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL V3 over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ITIL Version 3
Wales / South Wales
Rank 44 56 47
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 10 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.81% 2.77% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 3.12% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 5
Median daily rate £200 £333 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.84% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £287 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £350 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.37% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £23.00 £27.18
% change year-on-year
-32.60% -15.36%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
456 513 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 82.61% 88.75% 74.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 369 240
Median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 25 13
Median hourly rate £25.00 £47.00 £15.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.80% +200.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £66.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

ITIL V3
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing ITIL V3 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL V3 Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

ITIL V3
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL V3 across the South Wales region.

ITIL V3 Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

ITIL V3
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL V3 across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

ITIL V3 Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

ITIL V3
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 across the South Wales region.

ITIL V3 Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

ITIL V3
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL V3 within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +8 10 £193 -42.03%
Newport - 1 £325 -
ITIL V3
Wales

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for ITIL V3.

1 18 (100.00%) ITIL
2 16 (88.89%) PRINCE2
3 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
4 11 (61.11%) Project Management
4 11 (61.11%) Service Management
5 10 (55.56%) BizTalk Server
5 10 (55.56%) Fiorano
5 10 (55.56%) WebSphere
6 8 (44.44%) Business Analysis
6 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (44.44%) HL7
6 8 (44.44%) Release Management
6 8 (44.44%) IBM Integration Bus
6 8 (44.44%) IBM
6 8 (44.44%) XML
6 8 (44.44%) Service Delivery
6 8 (44.44%) InterSystems
6 8 (44.44%) JCAPS
7 7 (38.89%) XSLT
8 6 (33.33%) NHS
8 6 (33.33%) ITSM
8 6 (33.33%) Degree
8 6 (33.33%) Scrum
8 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (27.78%) Change Control
9 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
9 5 (27.78%) Informatics
9 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
9 5 (27.78%) ISEB

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (55.56%) BizTalk Server
1 10 (55.56%) WebSphere
2 8 (44.44%) JCAPS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Support Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Applications Manager
4 4 (22.22%) Integration Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Product Specialist
5 3 (16.67%) Applications Support
5 3 (16.67%) Applications Support Manager
5 3 (16.67%) Business Integration Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 3 (16.67%) Support Manager
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL Business Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Technical Support
6 2 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Database Specialist
7 1 (5.56%) Development Specialist
7 1 (5.56%) ITIL Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) IBM Integration Bus
1 8 (44.44%) XML
2 7 (38.89%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) NHS
2 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) ITIL
2 16 (88.89%) PRINCE2
3 11 (61.11%) Project Management
3 11 (61.11%) Service Management
4 8 (44.44%) Business Analysis
4 8 (44.44%) Release Management
4 8 (44.44%) Service Delivery
5 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (33.33%) ITSM
5 6 (33.33%) Scrum
6 5 (27.78%) Change Control
6 5 (27.78%) Informatics
7 3 (16.67%) Information Management
8 2 (11.11%) Change Management
8 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
8 2 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
8 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
9 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (5.56%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (27.78%) ISEB
3 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) HL7
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Fiorano
2 8 (44.44%) IBM
2 8 (44.44%) InterSystems
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) SAP