The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South West region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 115 94 115
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +21
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 24 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.79% 0.88% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.76% 2.99% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 7
Average daily rate
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£256 £244 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% -11.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £114 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £325 £331
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.23% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 1
Average hourly rate £9.00 £19.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.63% +58.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £20.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-51.80% +9.21%
Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
871 636 786
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 28.73% 29.57% 25.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 565 359 410
Average daily rate £375 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £263 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 42 60
Average hourly rate £35.75 £20.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.39% -18.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £11.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.71% -4.54%
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 July 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 July 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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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
Devon -2 8 £175 - 2
Bristol -18 4 £464 +131.87% 1
Somerset -19 1 - -
Wiltshire - - - - 4
Dorset - - - -
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification.

1 67 (100.00%) ITIL
2 33 (49.25%) Windows
3 32 (47.76%) Microsoft
4 23 (34.33%) PRINCE2
5 22 (32.84%) Security Cleared
6 19 (28.36%) Cisco
7 18 (26.87%) MS Excel
8 17 (25.37%) SharePoint
8 17 (25.37%) SLA
8 17 (25.37%) VMware
8 17 (25.37%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (23.88%) SC Cleared
10 14 (20.90%) Firewall
10 14 (20.90%) Active Directory
10 14 (20.90%) Thin Client
10 14 (20.90%) CheckPoint
10 14 (20.90%) Solaris
10 14 (20.90%) Cisco PIX
10 14 (20.90%) Fat Client
11 10 (14.93%) MS Office
11 10 (14.93%) Windows XP
12 9 (13.43%) Project Management
13 8 (11.94%) Service Management
13 8 (11.94%) Microsoft Azure
14 7 (10.45%) Windows 7
14 7 (10.45%) Finance
14 7 (10.45%) ISEB
14 7 (10.45%) MS Exchange
15 5 (7.46%) GIS
15 5 (7.46%) SAP

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (25.37%) SharePoint
2 7 (10.45%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.97%) WebSphere Portal
3 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.97%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (5.97%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (4.48%) Lync
4 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.49%) IIS
6 1 (1.49%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (26.87%) MS Excel
2 10 (14.93%) MS Office
3 3 (4.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.90%) Firewall
1 14 (20.90%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (4.48%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.49%) LAN
3 1 (1.49%) PBX
3 1 (1.49%) VoIP
3 1 (1.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
1 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
1 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.99%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle APEX
General
1 7 (10.45%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.49%) Automotive
3 1 (1.49%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 15 (22.39%) Analyst
2 13 (19.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (13.43%) Service Analyst
4 8 (11.94%) Service Manager
5 6 (8.96%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Team Leader
7 4 (5.97%) Service Transition Manager
7 4 (5.97%) Administrator
7 4 (5.97%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) WebSphere Administrator
7 4 (5.97%) Transition Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Major Incident Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Incident Manager
8 3 (4.48%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (4.48%) Consultant
8 3 (4.48%) Test Team Leader
8 3 (4.48%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Coordinator
8 3 (4.48%) Service Transition Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.97%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 4 (5.97%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (2.99%) Spring Web Flow
2 2 (2.99%) Drools
2 2 (2.99%) Web Services
2 2 (2.99%) .NET
2 2 (2.99%) Spring
2 2 (2.99%) Spring MVC
3 1 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.90%) Thin Client
1 14 (20.90%) Fat Client
2 5 (7.46%) GIS
3 3 (4.48%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.48%) iPad
3 3 (4.48%) iPhone
4 2 (2.99%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.99%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.99%) Clustering
4 2 (2.99%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 33 (49.25%) Windows
2 14 (20.90%) Solaris
3 10 (14.93%) Windows XP
4 7 (10.45%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.97%) zOS
6 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.48%) Linux
6 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.99%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (2.99%) UNIX
8 1 (1.49%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (100.00%) ITIL
2 23 (34.33%) PRINCE2
3 9 (13.43%) Project Management
4 8 (11.94%) Service Management
5 4 (5.97%) Time Management
5 4 (5.97%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (5.97%) Test Strategy
5 4 (5.97%) UML
6 3 (4.48%) Business Analysis
6 3 (4.48%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (4.48%) Asset Management
6 3 (4.48%) ITSM
6 3 (4.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.48%) PRINCE
6 3 (4.48%) E-Commerce
6 3 (4.48%) CRM
6 3 (4.48%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (4.48%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (4.48%) Waterfall
6 3 (4.48%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.46%) Java
2 2 (2.99%) Perl
2 2 (2.99%) C++
2 2 (2.99%) Python
2 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.49%) Ruby
3 1 (1.49%) C
3 1 (1.49%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (32.84%) Security Cleared
2 16 (23.88%) SC Cleared
3 7 (10.45%) ISEB
4 5 (7.46%) MCP
4 5 (7.46%) CTC Cleared
5 4 (5.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (5.97%) MCSE
5 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (4.48%) MCITP
6 3 (4.48%) ISTQB
6 3 (4.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (4.48%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.99%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (25.37%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (25.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (20.90%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) SCOM
2 4 (5.97%) Tivoli
2 4 (5.97%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 3 (4.48%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (47.76%) Microsoft
2 19 (28.36%) Cisco
3 17 (25.37%) VMware
4 14 (20.90%) CheckPoint
5 5 (7.46%) SAP
6 4 (5.97%) Oracle
6 4 (5.97%) IBM
7 3 (4.48%) Avaya
7 3 (4.48%) Dell
8 2 (2.99%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.99%) Citrix
8 2 (2.99%) Capita
9 1 (1.49%) HP
9 1 (1.49%) BMC
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