The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Certification in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 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.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 109 127 105
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -22
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 32 14 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.08% 0.45% 1.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.22% 1.62% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 26
Median daily rate £343 £475 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.89% +46.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £350 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £525 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 9
Median hourly rate £28.00 £26.25 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +191.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +66.66%
ITIL Certification
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
993 862 964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 33.64% 27.68% 31.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 512 625
Median daily rate £390 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 48 53
Median hourly rate £27.50 £42.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.52% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.86 £15.25 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.12 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.37% +26.94%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing ITIL Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL Certification across the South West region.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Trend in the South West

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the South West region.

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 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
Wiltshire -2 14 £230 -34.28%
Gloucestershire +3 7 £375 -31.81%
Dorset -10 4 £138 -72.50%
Bristol +8 2 £335 -16.25% 2
Somerset - 1 - -
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification 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 West region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 61 (100.00%) ITIL
2 30 (49.18%) Security Cleared
3 25 (40.98%) SC Cleared
4 19 (31.15%) Service Delivery
5 15 (24.59%) Change Management
5 15 (24.59%) Finance
6 13 (21.31%) TOGAF
6 13 (21.31%) MODAF
6 13 (21.31%) Degree
7 12 (19.67%) Service Management
7 12 (19.67%) Telecoms
7 12 (19.67%) Problem Management
8 11 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (18.03%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (16.39%) Cisco
9 10 (16.39%) CCNP
9 10 (16.39%) Replication
10 9 (14.75%) SLA
10 9 (14.75%) PRINCE2
10 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
10 9 (14.75%) Project Management
11 8 (13.11%) CCNA
11 8 (13.11%) WAN
11 8 (13.11%) Business Continuity
11 8 (13.11%) ITIL V3
12 7 (11.48%) HL7
12 7 (11.48%) Use Case
12 7 (11.48%) Incident Management
12 7 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (11.48%) IP Telephony

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (4.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (4.92%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.64%) Apache
2 1 (1.64%) Moodle
Applications
1 7 (11.48%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.20%) MS Office
3 3 (4.92%) MS Project
4 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (4.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.28%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.11%) WAN
2 7 (11.48%) IP Telephony
2 7 (11.48%) LAN
3 5 (8.20%) Firewall
4 4 (6.56%) Wireless
4 4 (6.56%) WLAN
5 3 (4.92%) BGP
5 3 (4.92%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (4.92%) EIGRP
5 3 (4.92%) Ethernet
5 3 (4.92%) Gigabit Ethernet
5 3 (4.92%) Network Security
5 3 (4.92%) PuTTY
5 3 (4.92%) SSH
5 3 (4.92%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.92%) Telnet
6 1 (1.64%) DNS
6 1 (1.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.64%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.64%) MySQL
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Rational DOORS
General
1 15 (24.59%) Finance
2 12 (19.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.92%) Electronics
3 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (18.03%) Architect
2 8 (13.11%) Coordinator
3 7 (11.48%) Problem Manager
4 6 (9.84%) Business Architect
4 6 (9.84%) Service Manager
5 5 (8.20%) Incident Coordinator
6 4 (6.56%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (4.92%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Firewall Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) IT Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Release Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Services Delivery Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Change and Release Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Cisco Architect
8 2 (3.28%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (3.28%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (3.28%) ITIL Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Subject Matter Expert
8 2 (3.28%) Telecoms Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.84%) REST
1 6 (9.84%) Web Services
2 3 (4.92%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (16.39%) Replication
3 5 (8.20%) NHS
4 4 (6.56%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (4.92%) Blackberry
5 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.64%) Clustering
6 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.64%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.20%) Windows
2 3 (4.92%) Linux
2 3 (4.92%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (100.00%) ITIL
2 19 (31.15%) Service Delivery
3 15 (24.59%) Change Management
4 13 (21.31%) MODAF
4 13 (21.31%) TOGAF
5 12 (19.67%) Problem Management
5 12 (19.67%) Service Management
6 9 (14.75%) PRINCE2
6 9 (14.75%) Project Management
7 8 (13.11%) Business Continuity
7 8 (13.11%) ITIL V3
8 7 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (11.48%) Incident Management
8 7 (11.48%) Use Case
8 7 (11.48%) Zachman Framework
9 6 (9.84%) Data Migration
9 6 (9.84%) Migration
9 6 (9.84%) SOA
9 6 (9.84%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.92%) SQL
2 2 (3.28%) C
2 2 (3.28%) Java
3 1 (1.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (49.18%) Security Cleared
2 25 (40.98%) SC Cleared
3 13 (21.31%) Degree
4 11 (18.03%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (16.39%) CCNP
6 8 (13.11%) CCNA
7 4 (6.56%) MCP
7 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (4.92%) CCIE
8 3 (4.92%) Check Point Certification
8 3 (4.92%) MCDST
9 2 (3.28%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.64%) A+ Certification
10 1 (1.64%) BC Cleared
10 1 (1.64%) MCSA
10 1 (1.64%) PMI Certification
10 1 (1.64%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.75%) SLA
2 7 (11.48%) HL7
3 6 (9.84%) ISO 9001
4 5 (8.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 5 (8.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (3.28%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (1.64%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) Docker
2 5 (8.20%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.92%) XenApp
4 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) SCCM
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 10 (16.39%) Cisco
2 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.48%) Nortel
4 5 (8.20%) HP
4 5 (8.20%) Polycom
5 4 (6.56%) Citrix
5 4 (6.56%) Genesys
5 4 (6.56%) Meraki
5 4 (6.56%) Siemens
6 3 (4.92%) Apple
6 3 (4.92%) BMC
6 3 (4.92%) CheckPoint
6 3 (4.92%) Remedy
6 3 (4.92%) SAP
7 1 (1.64%) NetApp
7 1 (1.64%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.64%) VMware