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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 107 115 128
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +13
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 36 35 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.29% 1.10% 0.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.76% 3.35% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 27 17
Median daily rate £286 £260 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.09% -35.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £165 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £553 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £342 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.80% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £18.50 - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.97 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.20% +6.25%
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
957 1045 1009
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 34.30% 32.74% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 633 673 589
Median daily rate £404 £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.19% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.89% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 63 76
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.93% +15.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.14 £16.75 £13.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.65 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +11 24 £230 - 2
Cornwall - 4 £350 -
Bristol +8 3 £320 -44.34%
Dorset -4 3 £400 -23.80%
Devon +1 1 £135 -32.50%
Somerset - 1 £263 -
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 49 (100.00%) ITIL
2 20 (40.82%) Security Cleared
3 19 (38.78%) SC Cleared
3 19 (38.78%) Problem Management
4 18 (36.73%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (34.69%) Military
5 17 (34.69%) Windows
5 17 (34.69%) Active Directory
6 16 (32.65%) VMware
7 15 (30.61%) Service Management
7 15 (30.61%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (28.57%) HP
9 13 (26.53%) Business Continuity
10 12 (24.49%) PRINCE2
11 11 (22.45%) Replication
11 11 (22.45%) Change Management
12 10 (20.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
14 6 (12.24%) ISEB
14 6 (12.24%) Linux
14 6 (12.24%) Telecoms
15 5 (10.20%) Cisco
15 5 (10.20%) Project Management
15 5 (10.20%) SAN
16 4 (8.16%) Veritas
16 4 (8.16%) Red Hat
16 4 (8.16%) Symantec
16 4 (8.16%) Dell
16 4 (8.16%) EMC
16 4 (8.16%) PMP

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 4 (8.16%) Apache
1 4 (8.16%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.12%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.08%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.08%) MS Office
4 1 (2.04%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) SAN
2 4 (8.16%) DNS
2 4 (8.16%) SMTP
2 4 (8.16%) SSL
3 3 (6.12%) Internet
4 2 (4.08%) LAN
4 2 (4.08%) WAN
5 1 (2.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (34.69%) Military
2 6 (12.24%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.16%) Finance
3 4 (8.16%) Games
4 3 (6.12%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (26.53%) Problem Manager
2 7 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 6 (12.24%) Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) Service Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Coordinator
5 4 (8.16%) Performance Test Leader
5 4 (8.16%) Test Leader
6 3 (6.12%) Developer
6 3 (6.12%) IT Manager
6 3 (6.12%) IT Support
6 3 (6.12%) Security Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (4.08%) IT Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) IT Business Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (4.08%) ITIL Manager
7 2 (4.08%) ITIL Problem Manager
7 2 (4.08%) ITIL Service Manager
7 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) .NET
1 3 (6.12%) .NET Framework
1 3 (6.12%) CSS
1 3 (6.12%) HTML
2 2 (4.08%) AngularJS
2 2 (4.08%) Apache Cordova
2 2 (4.08%) Ionic Framework
2 2 (4.08%) PhoneGap
3 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.04%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.04%) REST
3 1 (2.04%) WCF
3 1 (2.04%) Web Services
3 1 (2.04%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.73%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (22.45%) Replication
3 4 (8.16%) Clustering
3 4 (8.16%) EMC VNX
4 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.08%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.04%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.69%) Windows
2 6 (12.24%) Linux
3 4 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (8.16%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.08%) Unix
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (100.00%) ITIL
2 19 (38.78%) Problem Management
3 15 (30.61%) Service Management
4 13 (26.53%) Business Continuity
5 12 (24.49%) PRINCE2
6 11 (22.45%) Change Management
7 5 (10.20%) Project Management
8 4 (8.16%) DevOps
8 4 (8.16%) Garbage Collection
8 4 (8.16%) Load Balancing
8 4 (8.16%) Performance Testing
8 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (6.12%) Data Protection
9 3 (6.12%) Incident Management
9 3 (6.12%) Information Security
9 3 (6.12%) OO
9 3 (6.12%) Regulatory Compliance
9 3 (6.12%) SDLC
9 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.16%) AWK
2 3 (6.12%) C#
2 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.08%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (40.82%) Security Cleared
2 19 (38.78%) SC Cleared
3 6 (12.24%) ISEB
4 4 (8.16%) ISTQB
4 4 (8.16%) PMI Certification
4 4 (8.16%) PMP
5 3 (6.12%) CISA
5 3 (6.12%) CISSP
6 2 (4.08%) APMP
6 2 (4.08%) Degree
6 2 (4.08%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.08%) MCP
6 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (2.04%) BC Cleared
7 1 (2.04%) CCNA
7 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.04%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.08%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (34.69%) Active Directory
2 15 (30.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (8.16%) VMware ESX
3 4 (8.16%) vSphere
4 3 (6.12%) BitLocker
5 2 (4.08%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (20.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (8.16%) NetBackup
2 4 (8.16%) Puppet
2 4 (8.16%) vRealize
2 4 (8.16%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 16 (32.65%) VMware
2 14 (28.57%) HP
3 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.20%) Cisco
5 4 (8.16%) Brocade
5 4 (8.16%) Dell
5 4 (8.16%) EMC
5 4 (8.16%) Red Hat
5 4 (8.16%) Symantec
5 4 (8.16%) Veritas
6 3 (6.12%) Citrix
7 2 (4.08%) Oracle
7 2 (4.08%) Sophos
8 1 (2.04%) NetApp