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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 14 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 66 32 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 11.46% 6.41% 5.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.07% 8.82% 7.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 21 4
Average daily rate £288 £220 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.68% -38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £150 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £425 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £340
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -12.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.61 £15.33
% change year-on-year
+8.90% +1.85%
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
505 363 340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 87.67% 72.75% 78.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 248 195
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 12 11
Average hourly rate £47.29 £22.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.17% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £31.30 £105.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cardiff +3 50 £315 +68.00% 10
Bridgend +9 1 £160 - 2
Caerphilly 0 1 - -
Newport -7 1 - - 3
ITIL
Wales

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 47 (42.34%) Microsoft
2 46 (41.44%) Windows
3 33 (29.73%) MS Excel
4 30 (27.03%) MS Office
5 28 (25.23%) Service Management
6 27 (24.32%) Linux
7 26 (23.42%) Active Directory
8 23 (20.72%) ITSM
8 23 (20.72%) Windows 7
9 20 (18.02%) Cisco
10 19 (17.12%) ITIL V3
10 19 (17.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 18 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (16.22%) Migration
12 17 (15.32%) Incident Management
13 16 (14.41%) HP
14 15 (13.51%) SLA
14 15 (13.51%) SQL
14 15 (13.51%) Internet
15 14 (12.61%) Firewall
15 14 (12.61%) VMware
16 13 (11.71%) Windows XP
16 13 (11.71%) Cisco Certification
16 13 (11.71%) Validation
17 12 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
17 12 (10.81%) CCNA
17 12 (10.81%) SQL Server
17 12 (10.81%) Workflow
18 11 (9.91%) Tivoli
18 11 (9.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 5 (4.50%) MS Exchange
1 5 (4.50%) OpenStack
2 4 (3.60%) IIS
2 4 (3.60%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.70%) ArcGIS
4 2 (1.80%) Apache
5 1 (0.90%) Confluence
5 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 33 (29.73%) MS Excel
2 30 (27.03%) MS Office
3 2 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.80%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.80%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.90%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.90%) MS Project
4 1 (0.90%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (6.31%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.41%) GitHub
3 5 (4.50%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.60%) Office 365
5 2 (1.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.51%) Internet
2 14 (12.61%) Firewall
3 7 (6.31%) SAN
3 7 (6.31%) TCP/IP
4 6 (5.41%) VoIP
5 5 (4.50%) LAN
5 5 (4.50%) VPN
5 5 (4.50%) WAN
6 4 (3.60%) Network Security
7 3 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (2.70%) NAS
8 2 (1.80%) HTTPS
8 2 (1.80%) SSH
8 2 (1.80%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.90%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.90%) DHCP
9 1 (0.90%) DNS
9 1 (0.90%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.90%) Wireless
9 1 (0.90%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (6.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (4.50%) GIS
4 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.70%) Data Mining
5 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (2.70%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.70%) Power BI
5 3 (2.70%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.80%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (8.11%) Jenkins
2 8 (7.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (6.31%) JIRA
4 6 (5.41%) HP UFT
4 6 (5.41%) LoadRunner
5 5 (4.50%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (4.50%) TeamCity
6 4 (3.60%) AdminStudio
6 4 (3.60%) Subversion
7 2 (1.80%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.80%) IntelliJ
7 2 (1.80%) JUnit
7 2 (1.80%) Maven
General
1 5 (4.50%) Finance
2 3 (2.70%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 46 (41.44%) Analyst
2 23 (20.72%) Service Analyst
3 18 (16.22%) Service Desk Analyst
4 16 (14.41%) 1st Line Support
5 12 (10.81%) Support Engineer
6 10 (9.01%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 9 (8.11%) Service Desk Support
7 9 (8.11%) Service Desk Support Analyst
8 8 (7.21%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
8 8 (7.21%) Architect
8 8 (7.21%) Project Manager
8 8 (7.21%) Support Analyst
9 7 (6.31%) Agile Project Manager
9 7 (6.31%) Network Support
10 6 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (5.41%) Network Engineer
10 6 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (4.50%) 1st Line Engineer
11 5 (4.50%) 1st Line Support Engineer
11 5 (4.50%) Release Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.80%) Java EE
1 2 (1.80%) LAMP
1 2 (1.80%) SAML
1 2 (1.80%) Web Services
1 2 (1.80%) XML
2 1 (0.90%) Flash
2 1 (0.90%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.41%) CMDB
1 6 (5.41%) Statistics
2 5 (4.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.70%) Data Integration
3 3 (2.70%) NHS
3 3 (2.70%) Replication
4 2 (1.80%) Cryptography
4 2 (1.80%) PKI
5 1 (0.90%) Clustering
5 1 (0.90%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.90%) Device Driver
5 1 (0.90%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 46 (41.44%) Windows
2 27 (24.32%) Linux
3 23 (20.72%) Windows 7
4 13 (11.71%) Windows XP
5 11 (9.91%) Windows Server
6 10 (9.01%) AIX
7 7 (6.31%) Mac OS X
8 6 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (2.70%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.80%) Unix
12 1 (0.90%) Android
12 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.90%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (25.23%) Service Management
2 23 (20.72%) ITSM
3 19 (17.12%) ITIL V3
4 18 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (16.22%) Migration
5 17 (15.32%) Incident Management
6 13 (11.71%) Validation
7 12 (10.81%) Workflow
8 10 (9.01%) Change Management
8 10 (9.01%) Project Management
8 10 (9.01%) Service Delivery
9 8 (7.21%) Configuration Management
9 8 (7.21%) Logistics
9 8 (7.21%) Scrum
9 8 (7.21%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (6.31%) PRINCE2
10 7 (6.31%) Release Management
11 6 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (5.41%) DevOps
11 6 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.51%) SQL
2 9 (8.11%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.70%) C
3 3 (2.70%) Java
4 2 (1.80%) Perl
4 2 (1.80%) PHP
4 2 (1.80%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.80%) Python
4 2 (1.80%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.90%) C++
5 1 (0.90%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (17.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 13 (11.71%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (10.81%) CCNA
4 10 (9.01%) Degree
5 7 (6.31%) SC Cleared
5 7 (6.31%) Security Cleared
6 4 (3.60%) MCSE
6 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.70%) MCSA
7 3 (2.70%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (1.80%) CCNP
8 2 (1.80%) ISEB
8 2 (1.80%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.90%) CCDP
9 1 (0.90%) MCITP
9 1 (0.90%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.51%) SLA
2 2 (1.80%) QA
3 1 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 26 (23.42%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.70%) vSphere
3 1 (0.90%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (9.91%) HP Data Protector
1 11 (9.91%) Tivoli
1 11 (9.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 9 (8.11%) SCCM
3 7 (6.31%) Ansible
4 6 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (4.50%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (3.60%) BMC Marimba
6 4 (3.60%) SCSM
6 4 (3.60%) Windows Intune
6 4 (3.60%) WSUS
7 3 (2.70%) SCOM
7 3 (2.70%) SCVMM
7 3 (2.70%) yum
8 2 (1.80%) Rundeck
9 1 (0.90%) Nagios
Vendors
1 47 (42.34%) Microsoft
2 20 (18.02%) Cisco
3 16 (14.41%) HP
4 14 (12.61%) VMware
5 10 (9.01%) Citrix
6 8 (7.21%) Remedy
7 7 (6.31%) BMC
8 6 (5.41%) Atlassian
8 6 (5.41%) Oracle
8 6 (5.41%) ServiceNow
9 5 (4.50%) AppDynamics
9 5 (4.50%) New Relic
9 5 (4.50%) Rackspace
10 4 (3.60%) CheckPoint
10 4 (3.60%) IBM
10 4 (3.60%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.70%) ESRI
11 3 (2.70%) Juniper
12 2 (1.80%) CA
12 2 (1.80%) PlateSpin
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £13.00 per hour + shift allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £100 - £120 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago