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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 15 15 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing ITIL 42 59 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 8.71% 11.41% 7.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.88% 13.59% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 33 23
Median daily rate £193 £275 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.90% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £131 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £363 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 6
Median hourly rate £20.75 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.61% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £10.75 £9.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.15 £16.80 £19.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.30 £17.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.47%

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
386 434 373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 80.08% 83.95% 74.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 327 261
Median daily rate £400 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 15
Median hourly rate £36.25 £47.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.87% +108.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.86 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £48.00 £29.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 18 January 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 34 £200 -33.33%
Caerphilly +1 4 £150 -
Newport - 1 £300 -
ITIL
Wales

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL 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.

1 31 (36.05%) Windows
2 26 (30.23%) Service Management
3 24 (27.91%) Service Delivery
4 20 (23.26%) ITSM
4 20 (23.26%) Windows 7
5 17 (19.77%) Relational Database
6 16 (18.60%) Security Cleared
6 16 (18.60%) PRINCE2
6 16 (18.60%) Active Directory
7 15 (17.44%) Cisco
7 15 (17.44%) NHS
7 15 (17.44%) Scrum
7 15 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (16.28%) ITIL V3
8 14 (16.28%) Microsoft
8 14 (16.28%) SQL Server
9 13 (15.12%) Release Management
10 11 (12.79%) iPad
10 11 (12.79%) SC Cleared
10 11 (12.79%) iPhone
10 11 (12.79%) MS Office
10 11 (12.79%) MS Excel
10 11 (12.79%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (12.79%) Project Management
11 10 (11.63%) CCNA
11 10 (11.63%) Firewall
12 9 (10.47%) Fiorano
12 9 (10.47%) BizTalk Server
12 9 (10.47%) Disclosure Scotland
12 9 (10.47%) WebSphere

ITIL
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 9 (10.47%) BizTalk Server
1 9 (10.47%) WebSphere
2 8 (9.30%) JCAPS
3 3 (3.49%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.16%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 11 (12.79%) MS Excel
1 11 (12.79%) MS Office
2 2 (2.33%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) Office 365
2 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.63%) Firewall
2 6 (6.98%) LAN
2 6 (6.98%) Wireless
3 5 (5.81%) WAN
4 4 (4.65%) Cisco IPT
4 4 (4.65%) Internet
5 3 (3.49%) IP Telephony
6 2 (2.33%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (2.33%) Network Security
7 1 (1.16%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (1.16%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.16%) TACACS
7 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.77%) Relational Database
2 14 (16.28%) SQL Server
3 8 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.33%) DB2
6 1 (1.16%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (5.81%) Finance
2 2 (2.33%) Publishing
2 2 (2.33%) Retail
2 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (27.91%) Analyst
2 14 (16.28%) Service Manager
3 13 (15.12%) Delivery Manager
3 13 (15.12%) Services Delivery Manager
4 10 (11.63%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (10.47%) Business Analyst
5 9 (10.47%) Support Analyst
6 8 (9.30%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 7 (8.14%) Service Analyst
7 7 (8.14%) Service Desk Analyst
7 7 (8.14%) Support Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) Technical Support
8 6 (6.98%) Administrator
9 5 (5.81%) Developer
9 5 (5.81%) ITSM Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Product Specialist
9 5 (5.81%) ServiceNow Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Technical Analyst
10 4 (4.65%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.30%) IBM Integration Bus
2 6 (6.98%) XML
2 6 (6.98%) XSLT
3 5 (5.81%) CSS
3 5 (5.81%) HTML
4 2 (2.33%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.44%) NHS
2 11 (12.79%) iPad
2 11 (12.79%) iPhone
3 7 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.81%) Informatics
5 4 (4.65%) Statistics
6 3 (3.49%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.33%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (1.16%) AS400
8 1 (1.16%) CESG
8 1 (1.16%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (1.16%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.16%) RIA
8 1 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 31 (36.05%) Windows
2 20 (23.26%) Windows 7
3 9 (10.47%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.65%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.49%) Linux
5 3 (3.49%) Unix
5 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.16%) SUSE
6 1 (1.16%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.23%) Service Management
2 24 (27.91%) Service Delivery
3 20 (23.26%) ITSM
4 16 (18.60%) PRINCE2
5 15 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (17.44%) Scrum
6 14 (16.28%) ITIL V3
7 13 (15.12%) Release Management
8 11 (12.79%) Project Management
9 8 (9.30%) Network Management
10 6 (6.98%) Business Analysis
10 6 (6.98%) Change Control
10 6 (6.98%) Incident Management
10 6 (6.98%) Process Improvement
11 5 (5.81%) Integration Testing
11 5 (5.81%) Risk Management
11 5 (5.81%) System Integration Testing
11 5 (5.81%) Web Design
12 4 (4.65%) Configuration Management
13 3 (3.49%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.81%) JavaScript
2 3 (3.49%) C
2 3 (3.49%) SQL
3 1 (1.16%) JCL
3 1 (1.16%) Korn
3 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (18.60%) Security Cleared
2 11 (12.79%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (12.79%) SC Cleared
3 10 (11.63%) CCNA
4 7 (8.14%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (6.98%) ISEB
6 5 (5.81%) Degree
7 3 (3.49%) CCNP
7 3 (3.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (2.33%) CCENT
8 2 (2.33%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (1.16%) CISSP
9 1 (1.16%) CLAS
9 1 (1.16%) ISTQB
9 1 (1.16%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.47%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (6.98%) HL7
3 2 (2.33%) SLA
4 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (18.60%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.16%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) HP Data Protector
1 4 (4.65%) Tivoli
1 4 (4.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (2.33%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (2.33%) Zenoss
3 1 (1.16%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.16%) Control-M
Vendors
1 15 (17.44%) Cisco
2 14 (16.28%) Microsoft
3 9 (10.47%) Fiorano
4 8 (9.30%) IBM
4 8 (9.30%) InterSystems
5 7 (8.14%) ServiceNow
6 4 (4.65%) HP
6 4 (4.65%) SAP
7 3 (3.49%) Genesys
7 3 (3.49%) Intel Security
7 3 (3.49%) NICE Systems
8 2 (2.33%) Avaya
8 2 (2.33%) CA
8 2 (2.33%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.33%) Citrix
8 2 (2.33%) LogRhythm
8 2 (2.33%) Nortel
8 2 (2.33%) Oracle
8 2 (2.33%) Remedy
9 1 (1.16%) Fortinet