The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 34 37 32
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing ITIL 33 32 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 5.66% 4.95% 2.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.10% 6.29% 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 20 4
Average daily rate
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£286 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £200 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £328
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Average hourly rate £14.88 £13.00 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.42% +15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.85 £13.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.93 £13.00 £12.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.89 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.45% -16.36%
ITIL
Wales

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
465 509 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 79.76% 78.79% 73.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 335 175
Average daily rate £365 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 12
Average hourly rate £13.70 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.71% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £13.00 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £25.00 £15.58
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 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 6 July 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram 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 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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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 +6 18 £285 -24.00% 9
Newport -4 11 £400 - 1
Caerphilly - 2 £165 -
Torfaen - 2 £110 -
ITIL
Wales

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 26 (32.91%) Windows
2 25 (31.65%) Microsoft
3 21 (26.58%) Service Management
4 18 (22.78%) MS Excel
4 18 (22.78%) Java
5 16 (20.25%) Active Directory
5 16 (20.25%) Configuration Management
6 15 (18.99%) Scrum
6 15 (18.99%) Security Cleared
7 14 (17.72%) SC Cleared
7 14 (17.72%) Jenkins
8 13 (16.46%) .NET
9 12 (15.19%) SQL
9 12 (15.19%) ITIL V3
10 11 (13.92%) Continuous Delivery
10 11 (13.92%) PowerShell
10 11 (13.92%) MS Office
10 11 (13.92%) Windows XP
11 10 (12.66%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (12.66%) Coaching
11 10 (12.66%) Windows 7
12 9 (11.39%) Incident Management
12 9 (11.39%) Citrix
12 9 (11.39%) SLA
12 9 (11.39%) Service Delivery
12 9 (11.39%) Project Management
13 8 (10.13%) Linux
13 8 (10.13%) Degree
13 8 (10.13%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (10.13%) Office 365

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 (7.59%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.33%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (5.06%) IBM Notes
3 4 (5.06%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (2.53%) Lync
5 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 18 (22.78%) MS Excel
2 11 (13.92%) MS Office
3 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.53%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (2.53%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.13%) Office 365
2 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.53%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.86%) Firewall
2 6 (7.59%) Internet
3 4 (5.06%) SMTP
4 3 (3.80%) DNS
5 1 (1.27%) SAN
5 1 (1.27%) Network Security
5 1 (1.27%) PABX
5 1 (1.27%) DHCP
5 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.27%) LAN
5 1 (1.27%) VoIP
5 1 (1.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.59%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.80%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (2.53%) Data Mining
3 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.27%) Firebird
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (17.72%) Jenkins
2 6 (7.59%) Subversion
2 6 (7.59%) Maven
2 6 (7.59%) Hudson
2 6 (7.59%) MSBuild
2 6 (7.59%) Gradle
2 6 (7.59%) Artifactory
3 3 (3.80%) MSI
3 3 (3.80%) InstallShield
General
1 6 (7.59%) Finance
2 2 (2.53%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.27%) Banking
3 1 (1.27%) Back Office
3 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.27%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 27 (34.18%) Analyst
2 10 (12.66%) Deployment Specialist
3 9 (11.39%) Service Analyst
4 7 (8.86%) Support Engineer
5 6 (7.59%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (6.33%) Support Analyst
6 5 (6.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (6.33%) IT Support
7 4 (5.06%) Exchange Specialist
7 4 (5.06%) Applications Support
7 4 (5.06%) Architect
8 3 (3.80%) Implementation Specialist
8 3 (3.80%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Support Manager
8 3 (3.80%) Applications Support Manager
8 3 (3.80%) Desktop Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Knowledge Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Applications Manager
9 2 (2.53%) Incident Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.46%) .NET
2 4 (5.06%) Web Services
3 1 (1.27%) XML
3 1 (1.27%) Ajax
3 1 (1.27%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.27%) CSS
3 1 (1.27%) SOAP
3 1 (1.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.80%) Reference Data
3 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.53%) CMDB
3 2 (2.53%) Replication
4 1 (1.27%) Clustering
4 1 (1.27%) NHS
4 1 (1.27%) GIS
4 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.27%) iPad
4 1 (1.27%) BYOD
4 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 26 (32.91%) Windows
2 11 (13.92%) Windows XP
3 10 (12.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (12.66%) Windows 7
4 8 (10.13%) Linux
5 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.06%) AIX
6 4 (5.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.53%) UNIX
7 2 (2.53%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.27%) Android
8 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.58%) Service Management
2 16 (20.25%) Configuration Management
3 15 (18.99%) Scrum
4 12 (15.19%) ITIL V3
5 11 (13.92%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (12.66%) Coaching
7 9 (11.39%) Project Management
7 9 (11.39%) Service Delivery
7 9 (11.39%) Incident Management
8 8 (10.13%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (8.86%) Migration
10 6 (7.59%) Problem Management
10 6 (7.59%) Release Management
11 5 (6.33%) Mobile Device Management
11 5 (6.33%) ITSM
11 5 (6.33%) Workflow
11 5 (6.33%) CRM
12 4 (5.06%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (5.06%) Software Delivery
13 3 (3.80%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (22.78%) Java
2 12 (15.19%) SQL
3 11 (13.92%) PowerShell
4 7 (8.86%) Jython
5 1 (1.27%) C
5 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (18.99%) Security Cleared
2 14 (17.72%) SC Cleared
3 8 (10.13%) Degree
4 5 (6.33%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (6.33%) CCNA
4 5 (6.33%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (6.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.27%) MCSE
5 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.27%) ISEB
5 1 (1.27%) CISSP
5 1 (1.27%) CISA
5 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.27%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.39%) SLA
2 2 (2.53%) GxP
3 1 (1.27%) COBIT
3 1 (1.27%) COSO
System Software
1 16 (20.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.06%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (2.53%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (5.06%) Tivoli
1 4 (5.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (5.06%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (3.80%) SCCM
3 1 (1.27%) SCOM
3 1 (1.27%) Puppet
3 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.27%) Ansible
Vendors
1 25 (31.65%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.39%) Citrix
3 6 (7.59%) Cisco
3 6 (7.59%) HP
4 5 (6.33%) VMware
5 4 (5.06%) Clearswift
5 4 (5.06%) Lotus
5 4 (5.06%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.80%) AppSense
6 3 (3.80%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.53%) Google
7 2 (2.53%) BMC
7 2 (2.53%) Apple
7 2 (2.53%) Remedy
7 2 (2.53%) Oracle
7 2 (2.53%) SAP
8 1 (1.27%) Intel
8 1 (1.27%) PayPal
8 1 (1.27%) WorldPay