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 24 June 2016 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 16 27 40
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +13
Contract jobs citing ITIL 40 42 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 8.28% 7.09% 4.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.70% 8.68% 5.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 30 17
Median daily rate £350 £288 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £150 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £400 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
- +5.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
Median hourly rate £24.00 £15.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.37% +17.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £15.00 £15.83
% change year-on-year
+36.66% -5.25%
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
374 484 539
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 77.43% 81.76% 82.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 380 347
Median daily rate £388 £350 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -11.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 10
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.13 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.40% -13.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £10.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £16.80 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 24 June 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
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 24 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +9 28 £300 +60.00% 8
Newport +11 6 £406 +16.07%
ITIL
Wales

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, 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 41 (38.32%) Windows
2 38 (35.51%) Microsoft
3 29 (27.10%) MS Excel
4 24 (22.43%) Service Management
5 23 (21.50%) ITSM
5 23 (21.50%) Migration
5 23 (21.50%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (20.56%) Linux
7 20 (18.69%) Active Directory
7 20 (18.69%) ITIL V3
8 18 (16.82%) MS Office
9 17 (15.89%) Cisco
10 16 (14.95%) Incident Management
11 15 (14.02%) VMware
11 15 (14.02%) Windows 7
11 15 (14.02%) Windows Server
12 14 (13.08%) MySQL
13 13 (12.15%) SQL Server
13 13 (12.15%) PHP
13 13 (12.15%) Apache
13 13 (12.15%) HP
13 13 (12.15%) Firewall
13 13 (12.15%) Security Cleared
14 12 (11.21%) Workflow
14 12 (11.21%) Project Management
14 12 (11.21%) Windows XP
14 12 (11.21%) PRINCE2
15 11 (10.28%) CCNA
15 11 (10.28%) Citrix
15 11 (10.28%) Cisco Certification

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 13 (12.15%) Apache
2 11 (10.28%) Moodle
3 6 (5.61%) IBM Notes
4 5 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (4.67%) IBM Domino
5 4 (3.74%) MS Exchange
6 3 (2.80%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.87%) IIS
8 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
Applications
1 29 (27.10%) MS Excel
2 18 (16.82%) MS Office
3 2 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.87%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.93%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.93%) MS Project
4 1 (0.93%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.74%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.87%) assyst
3 1 (0.93%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.48%) Office 365
2 7 (6.54%) SaaS
3 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.93%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.93%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.93%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.93%) GitHub
5 1 (0.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.15%) Firewall
2 11 (10.28%) Internet
3 7 (6.54%) TCP/IP
4 6 (5.61%) VPN
5 5 (4.67%) LAN
5 5 (4.67%) SAN
5 5 (4.67%) SMTP
5 5 (4.67%) WAN
6 4 (3.74%) LDAP
6 4 (3.74%) SSL
7 3 (2.80%) DNS
8 2 (1.87%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.87%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (1.87%) DHCP
8 2 (1.87%) HTTPS
8 2 (1.87%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (1.87%) SSH
8 2 (1.87%) Wireless
8 2 (1.87%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.93%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.08%) MySQL
2 13 (12.15%) SQL Server
3 11 (10.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.67%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.80%) NonStop SQL
6 2 (1.87%) GIS
7 1 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.93%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 6 (5.61%) HP UFT
1 6 (5.61%) Jenkins
1 6 (5.61%) LoadRunner
2 5 (4.67%) Subversion
3 4 (3.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.87%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.87%) IntelliJ
4 2 (1.87%) JUnit
4 2 (1.87%) Maven
5 1 (0.93%) JIRA
5 1 (0.93%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (3.74%) Finance
1 4 (3.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (40.19%) Analyst
2 15 (14.02%) Service Analyst
3 14 (13.08%) 1st Line Support
4 13 (12.15%) Developer
5 10 (9.35%) Service Desk Analyst
5 10 (9.35%) Software Developer
6 9 (8.41%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 9 (8.41%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 9 (8.41%) Service Desk Support
6 9 (8.41%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 7 (6.54%) Architect
7 7 (6.54%) Network Support
7 7 (6.54%) Support Engineer
8 6 (5.61%) Network Engineer
8 6 (5.61%) Release Analyst
8 6 (5.61%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.67%) Desktop Support
9 5 (4.67%) IT Support
9 5 (4.67%) Moodle Developer
9 5 (4.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.61%) Web Services
1 6 (5.61%) XML
2 5 (4.67%) HTML
3 4 (3.74%) CSS
4 2 (1.87%) Java EE
4 2 (1.87%) LAMP
4 2 (1.87%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.48%) CMDB
1 8 (7.48%) Data Centre
1 8 (7.48%) e-Learning
1 8 (7.48%) Statistics
2 7 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.67%) NHS
4 4 (3.74%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.80%) CESG
5 3 (2.80%) CESG CLAS
5 3 (2.80%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.87%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.87%) PKI
7 1 (0.93%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 41 (38.32%) Windows
2 22 (20.56%) Linux
3 15 (14.02%) Windows 7
3 15 (14.02%) Windows Server
4 12 (11.21%) Windows XP
5 8 (7.48%) AIX
5 8 (7.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (6.54%) Unix
7 6 (5.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.93%) Android
9 1 (0.93%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.43%) Service Management
2 23 (21.50%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (21.50%) ITSM
2 23 (21.50%) Migration
3 20 (18.69%) ITIL V3
4 16 (14.95%) Incident Management
5 12 (11.21%) PRINCE2
5 12 (11.21%) Project Management
5 12 (11.21%) Workflow
6 11 (10.28%) Release Management
6 11 (10.28%) Validation
7 10 (9.35%) Change Control
8 9 (8.41%) Scrum
8 9 (8.41%) Service Delivery
9 8 (7.48%) Logistics
9 8 (7.48%) Penetration Testing
9 8 (7.48%) TOGAF
9 8 (7.48%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (6.54%) Change Management
10 7 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.15%) PHP
2 8 (7.48%) PowerShell
3 6 (5.61%) SQL
4 5 (4.67%) Shell Script
5 4 (3.74%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.80%) JCL
6 3 (2.80%) Korn
7 2 (1.87%) Java
7 2 (1.87%) Perl
7 2 (1.87%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.87%) Python
8 1 (0.93%) C++
8 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (12.15%) Security Cleared
2 11 (10.28%) CCNA
2 11 (10.28%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (9.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 9 (8.41%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.67%) ISEB
6 3 (2.80%) CISSP
6 3 (2.80%) CLAS
6 3 (2.80%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.87%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.87%) CCNP
7 2 (1.87%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.87%) MCITP
7 2 (1.87%) MCSE
7 2 (1.87%) MCTS
7 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.93%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.61%) Disclosure Scotland
1 6 (5.61%) SLA
2 3 (2.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.87%) QA
4 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (18.69%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.74%) vSphere
3 2 (1.87%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.93%) NFS
4 1 (0.93%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.93%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (8.41%) HP Data Protector
1 9 (8.41%) Tivoli
1 9 (8.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (5.61%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (5.61%) SCCM
3 5 (4.67%) Ansible
4 4 (3.74%) BMC Marimba
4 4 (3.74%) WSUS
5 3 (2.80%) Control-M
5 3 (2.80%) Rundeck
6 2 (1.87%) yum
7 1 (0.93%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.93%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.93%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.93%) Terraform
Vendors
1 38 (35.51%) Microsoft
2 17 (15.89%) Cisco
3 15 (14.02%) VMware
4 13 (12.15%) HP
5 11 (10.28%) Citrix
5 11 (10.28%) ServiceNow
6 6 (5.61%) BMC
6 6 (5.61%) Lotus
6 6 (5.61%) Oracle
6 6 (5.61%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.74%) IBM
7 4 (3.74%) Remedy
8 3 (2.80%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.80%) Micro Focus
9 2 (1.87%) BT
9 2 (1.87%) CA
9 2 (1.87%) Clearswift
9 2 (1.87%) PlateSpin
9 2 (1.87%) SAP
9 2 (1.87%) Xerox