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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
England / South West
Rank 109 100 112
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 21 37 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.81% 1.28% 0.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.40% 3.74% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 26 19
Median daily rate £230 £240 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -43.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £125 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £513 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.37 £17.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +19.29%

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
876 989 906
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 33.90% 34.21% 30.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 568 626 540
Median daily rate £410 £383 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.18% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 81 53
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.50 £38.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.93% +6.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.10 £46.00 £48.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +105.12%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +5 14 £228 +1.11% 1
Devon +2 3 £135 -40.00%
Bristol +7 2 £363 -36.95% 1
Cornwall - 2 £350 - 1
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 47 (100.00%) ITIL
2 19 (40.43%) Active Directory
2 19 (40.43%) Problem Management
2 19 (40.43%) Security Cleared
3 18 (38.30%) SC Cleared
3 18 (38.30%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (36.17%) Military
5 16 (34.04%) Windows
6 15 (31.91%) VMware
7 14 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (29.79%) HP
7 14 (29.79%) Service Management
8 13 (27.66%) Business Continuity
9 11 (23.40%) Change Management
9 11 (23.40%) Replication
9 11 (23.40%) PRINCE2
10 10 (21.28%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
11 8 (17.02%) Linux
12 7 (14.89%) Telecoms
13 6 (12.77%) ISEB
14 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
14 5 (10.64%) MS Exchange
15 4 (8.51%) Zenoss
15 4 (8.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 4 (8.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (8.51%) Performance Testing
15 4 (8.51%) Load Balancing
15 4 (8.51%) Brocade
15 4 (8.51%) ISTQB

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 5 (10.64%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.51%) Apache
2 4 (8.51%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.26%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.51%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.26%) MS Office
4 1 (2.13%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) DNS
1 4 (8.51%) SAN
1 4 (8.51%) SMTP
1 4 (8.51%) SSL
2 3 (6.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (36.17%) Military
2 7 (14.89%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.51%) Banking
3 4 (8.51%) Finance
3 4 (8.51%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Problem Manager
2 6 (12.77%) Analyst
3 5 (10.64%) IT Support
3 5 (10.64%) Project Manager
4 4 (8.51%) Coordinator
4 4 (8.51%) IT Manager
4 4 (8.51%) Performance Test Leader
4 4 (8.51%) Service Manager
4 4 (8.51%) Test Leader
5 3 (6.38%) Developer
5 3 (6.38%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Security Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Agile Developer
6 2 (4.26%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) IT Services Manager
6 2 (4.26%) ITIL Manager
6 2 (4.26%) ITIL Service Manager
6 2 (4.26%) UML Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) UML Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) .NET
1 3 (6.38%) .NET Framework
1 3 (6.38%) CSS
1 3 (6.38%) HTML
2 2 (4.26%) AngularJS
2 2 (4.26%) Apache Cordova
2 2 (4.26%) Ionic Framework
2 2 (4.26%) PhoneGap
3 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.13%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.13%) REST
3 1 (2.13%) WCF
3 1 (2.13%) Web Services
3 1 (2.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (38.30%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (23.40%) Replication
3 4 (8.51%) Clustering
3 4 (8.51%) EMC VNX
4 2 (4.26%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.13%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) Windows
2 8 (17.02%) Linux
3 4 (8.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (8.51%) Unix
3 4 (8.51%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (100.00%) ITIL
2 19 (40.43%) Problem Management
3 14 (29.79%) Service Management
4 13 (27.66%) Business Continuity
5 11 (23.40%) Change Management
5 11 (23.40%) PRINCE2
6 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.51%) DevOps
6 4 (8.51%) Garbage Collection
6 4 (8.51%) Load Balancing
6 4 (8.51%) Performance Testing
6 4 (8.51%) Project Management
6 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.38%) Data Protection
7 3 (6.38%) Information Security
7 3 (6.38%) OO
7 3 (6.38%) OOD
7 3 (6.38%) Regulatory Compliance
7 3 (6.38%) SDLC
8 2 (4.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.51%) AWK
2 3 (6.38%) C#
2 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.26%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (40.43%) Security Cleared
2 18 (38.30%) SC Cleared
3 6 (12.77%) ISEB
4 4 (8.51%) ISTQB
5 3 (6.38%) CISA
5 3 (6.38%) CISSP
5 3 (6.38%) PMI Certification
5 3 (6.38%) PMP
6 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (40.43%) Active Directory
2 14 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.51%) Terminal Services
3 4 (8.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (8.51%) VMware ESX
3 4 (8.51%) vSphere
4 3 (6.38%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 10 (21.28%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (8.51%) NetBackup
2 4 (8.51%) Puppet
2 4 (8.51%) vRealize
2 4 (8.51%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) VMware
2 14 (29.79%) HP
3 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.51%) Brocade
4 4 (8.51%) Cisco
4 4 (8.51%) Citrix
4 4 (8.51%) Dell
4 4 (8.51%) EMC
4 4 (8.51%) Oracle
4 4 (8.51%) Red Hat
4 4 (8.51%) Sophos
4 4 (8.51%) Symantec
4 4 (8.51%) Veritas