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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 24 22 36
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Contract jobs citing ITIL 36 23 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 6.94% 5.61% 2.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.45% 7.54% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 3 2
Average daily rate
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£200 £425 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.94% +28.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £246 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £525 £346
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 £102.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-86.37% +522.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £15.25 £17.56
% change year-on-year
+3.11% -13.15%
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
381 305 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 73.41% 74.39% 75.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 181 179
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 9
Average hourly rate £22.50 £42.50 £9.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.05% +356.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 29 January 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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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 +15 26 £200 - 8
Bridgend -5 3 - - 2
Caerphilly -2 2 - -
Newport -6 2 £475 -13.63% 6
Glamorgan - - - -
Monmouthshire - - - -
ITIL
Wales

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 34 (45.95%) Windows
2 27 (36.49%) Microsoft
3 26 (35.14%) Service Management
4 22 (29.73%) MS Excel
5 16 (21.62%) Service Delivery
6 15 (20.27%) Windows 7
7 14 (18.92%) Incident Management
7 14 (18.92%) Active Directory
7 14 (18.92%) SLA
8 12 (16.22%) Project Management
8 12 (16.22%) Management Information System
9 11 (14.86%) MS Office
10 10 (13.51%) Security Cleared
10 10 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (12.16%) Finance
12 8 (10.81%) Workflow
12 8 (10.81%) Windows XP
12 8 (10.81%) SC Cleared
13 7 (9.46%) Microsoft Azure
13 7 (9.46%) Problem Management
13 7 (9.46%) ServiceNow
13 7 (9.46%) Cisco
13 7 (9.46%) IBM
13 7 (9.46%) DNS
13 7 (9.46%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (9.46%) AS400
13 7 (9.46%) Change Management
13 7 (9.46%) Firewall
13 7 (9.46%) ITSM
14 6 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 4 (5.41%) Lync
2 3 (4.05%) IIS
3 2 (2.70%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (2.70%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (29.73%) MS Excel
2 11 (14.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.35%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.11%) Office 365
3 2 (2.70%) Google Apps
3 2 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.46%) DNS
1 7 (9.46%) Firewall
2 6 (8.11%) Internet
2 6 (8.11%) Network Security
3 5 (6.76%) SAN
4 4 (5.41%) LAN
4 4 (5.41%) WAN
4 4 (5.41%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.05%) VPN
5 3 (4.05%) DHCP
5 3 (4.05%) Wireless
6 2 (2.70%) IP Telephony
6 2 (2.70%) H.323
6 2 (2.70%) MPLS
6 2 (2.70%) ISDN
6 2 (2.70%) PBX
6 2 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.70%) NAS
7 1 (1.35%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (1.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MSI
1 1 (1.35%) InstallShield
General
1 9 (12.16%) Finance
2 3 (4.05%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.70%) French Language
3 2 (2.70%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.35%) Welsh Language
4 1 (1.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (52.70%) Analyst
2 22 (29.73%) Service Analyst
3 20 (27.03%) Service Desk Analyst
4 10 (13.51%) 1st Line Support
5 8 (10.81%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (8.11%) Support Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) Knowledge Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Service Manager
8 4 (5.41%) Senior Security Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) Security Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Senior IT Security Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) IT Security Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 3 (4.05%) Wintel Server Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Wintel Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Architect
9 3 (4.05%) Server Engineer
10 2 (2.70%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.70%) Middleware
1 2 (2.70%) XHTML
1 2 (2.70%) HTML
1 2 (2.70%) Web Services
2 1 (1.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) Management Information System
2 10 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.46%) AS400
4 4 (5.41%) SCADA
5 3 (4.05%) GIS
6 1 (1.35%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 34 (45.95%) Windows
2 15 (20.27%) Windows 7
3 8 (10.81%) Windows XP
4 5 (6.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (6.76%) Linux
5 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.05%) UNIX
7 2 (2.70%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.35%) Android
8 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.14%) Service Management
2 16 (21.62%) Service Delivery
3 14 (18.92%) Incident Management
4 12 (16.22%) Project Management
5 8 (10.81%) Workflow
6 7 (9.46%) Problem Management
6 7 (9.46%) Change Management
6 7 (9.46%) ITSM
7 6 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (8.11%) Knowledge Management
7 6 (8.11%) ITIL V3
8 5 (6.76%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.41%) Business Continuity
9 4 (5.41%) Information Security
9 4 (5.41%) Information Security Management
9 4 (5.41%) Security Management
9 4 (5.41%) Risk Management
9 4 (5.41%) UML
9 4 (5.41%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.41%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.05%) PowerShell
1 3 (4.05%) SQL
2 2 (2.70%) C
3 1 (1.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (13.51%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.81%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.46%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (8.11%) MCP
5 5 (6.76%) Degree
6 3 (4.05%) MCTS
6 3 (4.05%) MCITP
6 3 (4.05%) MCSE
6 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.70%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (2.70%) CCENT
8 1 (1.35%) APMP
8 1 (1.35%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.35%) CISSP
8 1 (1.35%) PMP
8 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.35%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (18.92%) SLA
2 2 (2.70%) GxP
2 2 (2.70%) HL7
3 1 (1.35%) COSO
3 1 (1.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (18.92%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (8.11%) SCCM
2 5 (6.76%) Windows Intune
3 3 (4.05%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (4.05%) SCDPM
4 2 (2.70%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (2.70%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 27 (36.49%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.46%) ServiceNow
2 7 (9.46%) Cisco
2 7 (9.46%) IBM
3 5 (6.76%) Red Hat
3 5 (6.76%) Citrix
4 3 (4.05%) Oracle
4 3 (4.05%) Juniper
4 3 (4.05%) Apple
4 3 (4.05%) Remedy
4 3 (4.05%) McAfee
4 3 (4.05%) VMware
5 2 (2.70%) Siemens
5 2 (2.70%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.70%) Avaya
5 2 (2.70%) HP
5 2 (2.70%) SAP
5 2 (2.70%) Google
6 1 (1.35%) BMC
6 1 (1.35%) JD Edwards
South Wales
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £16.00 per hour + overtime
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £175.00 - £225.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group
Rate: £275 - £330 per day
Posted: 24 days ago