The first table below looks at the demand for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South Wales region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 31 31 28
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing ITIL 36 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 5.81% 2.96% 3.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.88% 4.23% 5.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 4 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £313 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -30.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £150 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £11.25 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.83 £18.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-14.41% +19.35%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
457 284 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 73.71% 69.95% 68.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 181 192
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £12.90 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £16.40 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
ITIL
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ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 July 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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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
Cardiff +7 21 £375 -16.66% 10
Newport -7 8 £400 +33.33% 1
Bridgend -3 2 - - 1
Caerphilly - - - - 2
Glamorgan - - - -
Torfaen - - - -
ITIL
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ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 23 (34.85%) Service Management
2 18 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 15 (22.73%) Windows
4 14 (21.21%) Microsoft
4 14 (21.21%) Service Delivery
4 14 (21.21%) Change Management
5 13 (19.70%) MS Excel
6 12 (18.18%) Windows 7
7 10 (15.15%) Security Cleared
7 10 (15.15%) PRINCE2
7 10 (15.15%) SLA
7 10 (15.15%) Project Management
7 10 (15.15%) Finance
8 9 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (13.64%) ITSM
8 9 (13.64%) SAN
9 8 (12.12%) SC Cleared
9 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (12.12%) Management Information System
9 8 (12.12%) VMware
10 7 (10.61%) Configuration Management
10 7 (10.61%) MCSE
11 6 (9.09%) DHCP
11 6 (9.09%) TCP/IP
11 6 (9.09%) VPN
11 6 (9.09%) DNS
11 6 (9.09%) IIS
11 6 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
11 6 (9.09%) MCITP
11 6 (9.09%) PowerShell

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 (9.09%) IIS
2 4 (6.06%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (19.70%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.55%) MS Office
4 2 (3.03%) MS Project
5 1 (1.52%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) Office 365
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.64%) SAN
2 6 (9.09%) DHCP
2 6 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 6 (9.09%) VPN
2 6 (9.09%) DNS
3 5 (7.58%) WAN
3 5 (7.58%) Internet
4 3 (4.55%) VoIP
4 3 (4.55%) LAN
5 1 (1.52%) SMS
5 1 (1.52%) L2TP
5 1 (1.52%) Firewall
5 1 (1.52%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.52%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (1.52%) NAS
5 1 (1.52%) PABX
5 1 (1.52%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) OLAP
2 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.52%) Star Schema
2 1 (1.52%) DataStage
2 1 (1.52%) EDRMS
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MSI
2 1 (1.52%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.52%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 10 (15.15%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (30.30%) Analyst
2 13 (19.70%) Service Analyst
3 9 (13.64%) Service Transition Analyst
4 8 (12.12%) Service Manager
5 7 (10.61%) Project Manager
6 6 (9.09%) Architect
7 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (6.06%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (6.06%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Server Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Wintel Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Services Delivery Manager
9 3 (4.55%) Operations Manager
9 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
9 3 (4.55%) Support Analyst
10 2 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support
10 2 (3.03%) Administrator
10 2 (3.03%) Desktop Support
10 2 (3.03%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 2 (3.03%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) CSS
1 1 (1.52%) Application Packaging
1 1 (1.52%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.03%) GIS
2 2 (3.03%) Open Source
3 1 (1.52%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.52%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.52%) Clustering
3 1 (1.52%) Statistics
3 1 (1.52%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.73%) Windows
2 12 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.06%) Windows XP
5 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.55%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.85%) Service Management
2 14 (21.21%) Service Delivery
2 14 (21.21%) Change Management
3 10 (15.15%) PRINCE2
3 10 (15.15%) Project Management
4 9 (13.64%) ITSM
4 9 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (10.61%) Configuration Management
6 5 (7.58%) Release Management
6 5 (7.58%) Data Protection
7 4 (6.06%) Problem Management
8 3 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (4.55%) ITIL V3
8 3 (4.55%) CRM
9 2 (3.03%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.03%) Scrum
9 2 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.03%) Document Management
9 2 (3.03%) Network Design
9 2 (3.03%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.06%) VBScript
3 3 (4.55%) SQL
4 2 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 8 (12.12%) SC Cleared
2 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (10.61%) MCSE
4 6 (9.09%) MCITP
5 5 (7.58%) MCTS
6 4 (6.06%) Degree
7 2 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.52%) MCSA
8 1 (1.52%) ISEB
8 1 (1.52%) CCA
8 1 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.52%) OCP
8 1 (1.52%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.15%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.55%) XenDesktop
3 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.03%) XenApp
3 2 (3.03%) vSphere
4 1 (1.52%) UAG
4 1 (1.52%) DFS Replication
4 1 (1.52%) MetaFrame
4 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (9.09%) SCCM
2 5 (7.58%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (7.58%) Windows Intune
2 5 (7.58%) SCDPM
3 1 (1.52%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (1.52%) SCOM
3 1 (1.52%) MOM
3 1 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.52%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.52%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 14 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.12%) VMware
3 5 (7.58%) McAfee
3 5 (7.58%) Citrix
4 4 (6.06%) Cisco
5 3 (4.55%) HP
5 3 (4.55%) Dell
5 3 (4.55%) ServiceNow
6 2 (3.03%) ProCurve
6 2 (3.03%) Mitel
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle
7 1 (1.52%) AppSense
7 1 (1.52%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.52%) IBM
7 1 (1.52%) CA
7 1 (1.52%) NetApp
7 1 (1.52%) Remedy
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