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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 23 26 35
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Contract jobs citing ITIL 41 25 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 7.17% 5.67% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.86% 7.94% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 12 2
Average daily rate
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£363 £250 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% -37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £191 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £323 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £10.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.28% +16.66%
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
416 315 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 72.73% 71.43% 70.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 222 193
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 5
Average hourly rate £43.75 £15.29 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+186.13% -12.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.33 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.50 £17.08 £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +6 28 £350 +40.00% 8
Newport -7 8 £400 +18.51% 1
Bridgend 0 3 - - 1
Caerphilly - - - - 2
Glamorgan - - - -
Torfaen - - - -
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ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 25 (38.46%) Service Management
2 20 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 18 (27.69%) Service Delivery
4 16 (24.62%) Windows
5 15 (23.08%) Active Directory
5 15 (23.08%) Change Management
5 15 (23.08%) Windows 7
6 13 (20.00%) Project Management
6 13 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 12 (18.46%) Management Information System
8 10 (15.38%) PRINCE2
8 10 (15.38%) SLA
8 10 (15.38%) SAN
8 10 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (13.85%) Office 365
9 9 (13.85%) Configuration Management
9 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (13.85%) MCSE
9 9 (13.85%) MCITP
10 8 (12.31%) MCTS
10 8 (12.31%) Finance
10 8 (12.31%) McAfee
10 8 (12.31%) Internet
10 8 (12.31%) DHCP
10 8 (12.31%) TCP/IP
10 8 (12.31%) VPN
10 8 (12.31%) DNS
10 8 (12.31%) IIS
10 8 (12.31%) Windows Intune
10 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2012

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 8 (12.31%) IIS
2 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.69%) MS Office
3 1 (1.54%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (13.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.38%) SAN
2 8 (12.31%) Internet
2 8 (12.31%) DHCP
2 8 (12.31%) TCP/IP
2 8 (12.31%) VPN
2 8 (12.31%) DNS
3 4 (6.15%) VoIP
3 4 (6.15%) Firewall
3 4 (6.15%) Network Security
4 2 (3.08%) WAN
4 2 (3.08%) PBX
4 2 (3.08%) ISDN
4 2 (3.08%) H.323
5 1 (1.54%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (1.54%) PABX
5 1 (1.54%) LAN
5 1 (1.54%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.54%) DataStage
2 1 (1.54%) Star Schema
2 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.54%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) MSI
General
1 8 (12.31%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.08%) French Language
3 2 (3.08%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 26 (40.00%) Analyst
2 12 (18.46%) Service Analyst
3 11 (16.92%) Service Manager
4 8 (12.31%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (10.77%) Server Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) Wintel Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Wintel Server Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Services Delivery Manager
7 5 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (6.15%) Architect
8 4 (6.15%) Project Manager
8 4 (6.15%) Senior Security Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) IT Security Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) Capacity Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) Security Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) Operations Manager
8 4 (6.15%) SCCM Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Senior IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.69%) GIS
3 4 (6.15%) SCADA
3 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.08%) Open Source
5 1 (1.54%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.54%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (24.62%) Windows
2 15 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.08%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.08%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (38.46%) Service Management
2 18 (27.69%) Service Delivery
3 15 (23.08%) Change Management
4 13 (20.00%) Project Management
5 10 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 9 (13.85%) Configuration Management
7 8 (12.31%) Data Protection
8 6 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (9.23%) Incident Management
8 6 (9.23%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (9.23%) Capacity Management
9 4 (6.15%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (6.15%) Business Continuity
9 4 (6.15%) Information Security
9 4 (6.15%) Risk Management
9 4 (6.15%) Information Security Management
9 4 (6.15%) Security Management
9 4 (6.15%) ISMS
10 3 (4.62%) Problem Management
10 3 (4.62%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.31%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.15%) VBScript
3 2 (3.08%) VB
3 2 (3.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (13.85%) MCSE
1 9 (13.85%) MCITP
2 8 (12.31%) MCTS
3 7 (10.77%) Security Cleared
4 6 (9.23%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.62%) Degree
6 2 (3.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.54%) APMP
7 1 (1.54%) PMP
7 1 (1.54%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.54%) OCP
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.08%) vSphere
3 2 (3.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (12.31%) Windows Intune
1 8 (12.31%) SCDPM
1 8 (12.31%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (7.69%) SCCM
3 2 (3.08%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.54%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 20 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.31%) McAfee
3 7 (10.77%) VMware
4 5 (7.69%) Cisco
5 3 (4.62%) ServiceNow
5 3 (4.62%) Citrix
5 3 (4.62%) HP
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle
6 2 (3.08%) Dell
6 2 (3.08%) Avaya
6 2 (3.08%) Siemens
6 2 (3.08%) Mitel
6 2 (3.08%) ProCurve
7 1 (1.54%) Remedy
7 1 (1.54%) CA
7 1 (1.54%) IBM
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