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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 19 34 27
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -7
Contract jobs citing ITIL 54 36 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 8.57% 6.01% 6.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.29% 7.45% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 26 23
Median daily rate £350 £325 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +27.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £152 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Median hourly rate £28.75 £13.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+121.15% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.75 £10.70 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.75 £17.20 £19.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
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
525 483 425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 83.33% 80.63% 81.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 387 302
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 14 9
Median hourly rate £32.50 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.76% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £48.40 £29.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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 10 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 10 December 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 +26 44 £270 -15.29% 2
Caerphilly +2 1 £150 -
Newport -7 1 £300 -25.00% 1
ITIL
Wales

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 30 (37.97%) Windows
2 23 (29.11%) Service Management
3 19 (24.05%) Windows 7
4 17 (21.52%) Relational Database
4 17 (21.52%) Service Delivery
4 17 (21.52%) ITSM
5 16 (20.25%) Scrum
5 16 (20.25%) Security Cleared
5 16 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (17.72%) Active Directory
6 14 (17.72%) Cisco
7 13 (16.46%) Microsoft
8 12 (15.19%) SC Cleared
9 11 (13.92%) iPhone
9 11 (13.92%) iPad
9 11 (13.92%) NHS
9 11 (13.92%) PRINCE2
9 11 (13.92%) MS Office
10 10 (12.66%) Firewall
11 9 (11.39%) Project Management
11 9 (11.39%) ITIL V3
11 9 (11.39%) Disclosure Scotland
12 8 (10.13%) Network Management
12 8 (10.13%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (10.13%) MS Excel
12 8 (10.13%) Windows Server
13 7 (8.86%) SQL Server
13 7 (8.86%) LAN
13 7 (8.86%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (8.86%) CCNA

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 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.27%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 11 (13.92%) MS Office
2 8 (10.13%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.53%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) Office 365
2 2 (2.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.66%) Firewall
2 7 (8.86%) LAN
2 7 (8.86%) Wireless
3 6 (7.59%) WAN
4 5 (6.33%) Cisco IPT
5 3 (3.80%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (3.80%) IP Telephony
5 3 (3.80%) Network Security
5 3 (3.80%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.53%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.53%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (2.53%) Internet
6 2 (2.53%) NetScaler
6 2 (2.53%) TACACS
7 1 (1.27%) DNS
7 1 (1.27%) EIGRP
7 1 (1.27%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.27%) NX-OS
7 1 (1.27%) OSPF
7 1 (1.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.52%) Relational Database
2 7 (8.86%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.53%) DB2
4 2 (2.53%) NonStop SQL
General
1 2 (2.53%) Finance
1 2 (2.53%) Publishing
1 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (21.52%) Analyst
2 14 (17.72%) Service Manager
3 13 (16.46%) Delivery Manager
3 13 (16.46%) Services Delivery Manager
4 10 (12.66%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (10.13%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 7 (8.86%) Administrator
6 7 (8.86%) Service Analyst
6 7 (8.86%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (7.59%) Network Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) Desktop Support
8 5 (6.33%) Developer
8 5 (6.33%) ITSM Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Product Specialist
8 5 (6.33%) ServiceNow Developer
9 4 (5.06%) IT Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
9 4 (5.06%) Support Analyst
10 3 (3.80%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.33%) CSS
1 5 (6.33%) HTML
2 2 (2.53%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.92%) iPad
1 11 (13.92%) iPhone
1 11 (13.92%) NHS
2 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.33%) Informatics
4 4 (5.06%) Statistics
5 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.53%) CESG
6 2 (2.53%) CESG CLAS
6 2 (2.53%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (2.53%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.27%) AS400
7 1 (1.27%) CMDB
7 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.27%) Replication
7 1 (1.27%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 30 (37.97%) Windows
2 19 (24.05%) Windows 7
3 8 (10.13%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.06%) Linux
4 4 (5.06%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.53%) Unix
5 2 (2.53%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.27%) SUSE
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.11%) Service Management
2 17 (21.52%) ITSM
2 17 (21.52%) Service Delivery
3 16 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (20.25%) Scrum
4 11 (13.92%) PRINCE2
5 9 (11.39%) ITIL V3
5 9 (11.39%) Project Management
6 8 (10.13%) Network Management
7 6 (7.59%) Change Control
7 6 (7.59%) Incident Management
7 6 (7.59%) Process Improvement
8 5 (6.33%) Integration Testing
8 5 (6.33%) Release Management
8 5 (6.33%) Risk Management
8 5 (6.33%) System Integration Testing
8 5 (6.33%) Web Design
9 4 (5.06%) Configuration Management
9 4 (5.06%) Migration
10 3 (3.80%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (5.06%) SQL
3 3 (3.80%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (20.25%) Security Cleared
2 12 (15.19%) SC Cleared
3 8 (10.13%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (8.86%) CCNA
4 7 (8.86%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (5.06%) CCNP
6 3 (3.80%) Degree
6 3 (3.80%) ISEB
7 2 (2.53%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (2.53%) CCENT
7 2 (2.53%) CISSP
7 2 (2.53%) CLAS
7 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.53%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.27%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (1.27%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.39%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.53%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.53%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (17.72%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.53%) XenApp
4 1 (1.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (1.27%) NFS
4 1 (1.27%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) CA Spectrum
1 2 (2.53%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (2.53%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (2.53%) Tivoli
1 2 (2.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (2.53%) Zenoss
2 1 (1.27%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.27%) SCCM
2 1 (1.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 14 (17.72%) Cisco
2 13 (16.46%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.86%) ServiceNow
4 4 (5.06%) CheckPoint
4 4 (5.06%) SAP
5 3 (3.80%) Citrix
5 3 (3.80%) Genesys
5 3 (3.80%) Intel Security
5 3 (3.80%) NICE Systems
5 3 (3.80%) VMware
6 2 (2.53%) Avaya
6 2 (2.53%) CA
6 2 (2.53%) HP
6 2 (2.53%) LogRhythm
6 2 (2.53%) NetApp
6 2 (2.53%) Nortel
6 2 (2.53%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.53%) Remedy
7 1 (1.27%) Juniper
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle