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 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 120 91 114
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +23
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 23 39 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.73% 1.37% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.29% 4.60% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 26 10
Average daily rate
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£413 £313 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £175 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £540 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.25% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 1
Average hourly rate £10.13 £27.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.16% +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-25.71% +9.37%
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
1004 848 785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 31.83% 29.82% 30.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 627 475 456
Average daily rate £425 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £351 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.39% +6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 31 52
Average hourly rate £43.75 £23.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.21% -38.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £13.50 £13.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -33.96%

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 3 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
Bristol -9 6 - - 5
Wiltshire -5 5 £425 +30.76% 1
Devon -13 3 £503 +187.14%
Cornwall - 3 - - 1
Dorset 0 2 £319 -34.27%
Gloucestershire -10 2 - -
Somerset - - - -
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 48 (100.00%) ITIL
2 16 (33.33%) Windows
2 16 (33.33%) SLA
3 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
4 12 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 12 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 11 (22.92%) Cisco
6 10 (20.83%) Solaris
6 10 (20.83%) PRINCE2
7 9 (18.75%) SharePoint
7 9 (18.75%) VMware
7 9 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (16.67%) Change Management
8 8 (16.67%) Firewall
8 8 (16.67%) SC Cleared
8 8 (16.67%) Fat Client
8 8 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
8 8 (16.67%) Thin Client
8 8 (16.67%) CheckPoint
8 8 (16.67%) Project Management
9 7 (14.58%) Tivoli
9 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
9 7 (14.58%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (14.58%) WebSphere
9 7 (14.58%) Finance
10 6 (12.50%) Service Management
10 6 (12.50%) IBM
11 5 (10.42%) WebSphere MQ
11 5 (10.42%) Citrix
11 5 (10.42%) Tivoli Monitoring

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 9 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 7 (14.58%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (14.58%) WebSphere
3 5 (10.42%) WebSphere Portal
4 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.08%) SAS
5 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.08%) JCAPS
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 12 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.67%) Firewall
1 8 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.08%) LAN
3 1 (2.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.08%) QlikView
1 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (12.50%) Analyst
1 6 (12.50%) Consultant
1 6 (12.50%) Service Manager
2 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (10.42%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (10.42%) Project Manager
2 5 (10.42%) Service Analyst
3 4 (8.33%) Administrator
4 3 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (6.25%) UNIX Administrator
4 3 (6.25%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (4.17%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.17%) Change Manager
5 2 (4.17%) WebSphere Administrator
5 2 (4.17%) Service Desk Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Contracts Manager
5 2 (4.17%) WebSphere Specialist
5 2 (4.17%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) WebSphere MQ
1 5 (10.42%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (2.08%) EJB 3.0
2 1 (2.08%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.08%) Ajax
2 1 (2.08%) HTML
2 1 (2.08%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) J2EE
2 1 (2.08%) EJB
2 1 (2.08%) CSS
2 1 (2.08%) XML
2 1 (2.08%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Thin Client
1 8 (16.67%) Fat Client
2 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.17%) Clustering
4 2 (4.17%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (4.17%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (2.08%) PDA
5 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 16 (33.33%) Windows
2 10 (20.83%) Solaris
3 4 (8.33%) UNIX
4 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.25%) zOS
5 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (100.00%) ITIL
2 10 (20.83%) PRINCE2
3 8 (16.67%) Project Management
3 8 (16.67%) Change Management
4 6 (12.50%) Service Management
5 5 (10.42%) ITSM
6 4 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.25%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.17%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.17%) Resource Management
8 2 (4.17%) Release Management
8 2 (4.17%) Data Protection
8 2 (4.17%) Transition Management
8 2 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.17%) SOA
9 1 (2.08%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.08%) Six Sigma
9 1 (2.08%) UML
9 1 (2.08%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) Java
1 3 (6.25%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.08%) Python
3 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) Degree
4 2 (4.17%) VCP4
4 2 (4.17%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (4.17%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.17%) MCITP
4 2 (4.17%) MCSE
4 2 (4.17%) ISEB
4 2 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.08%) CCNA
5 1 (2.08%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 9 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (14.58%) Tivoli
2 5 (10.42%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 2 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.92%) Cisco
3 9 (18.75%) VMware
4 8 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 6 (12.50%) IBM
6 5 (10.42%) Citrix
7 3 (6.25%) Oracle
7 3 (6.25%) ServiceNow
8 2 (4.17%) Remedy
8 2 (4.17%) Trapeze
9 1 (2.08%) Informatica
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