The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL V3 skills 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 V3 over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Version 3
Rank 108 130 107
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -23
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 36 19 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.21% 0.59% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 0.78% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 16 10
Average daily rate £360 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £293 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £425 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £391 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.59% +11.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £12.10 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+90.08% -19.33%
ITIL V3
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2415 2429 1925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 81.07% 75.34% 74.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1674 1599 1213
Average daily rate £380 £405 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 108 97
Average hourly rate £42.50 £36.40 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.75% +34.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.63 £16.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

ITIL V3
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL V3 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

ITIL V3
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 V3 across the South West region.

ITIL V3 Daily Rate Trend in the South West

ITIL V3
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL V3 across the South West region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

ITIL V3 Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

ITIL V3
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 V3 across the South West region.

ITIL V3 Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

ITIL V3
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 V3 within the South West region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Wiltshire +10 21 £370 -1.33% 5
Gloucestershire +14 8 £400 -5.32% 2
Dorset - 4 £133 -
Bristol -4 1 £330 +1.53%
ITIL V3
England

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing ITIL V3 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 V3.

1 53 (100.00%) ITIL
2 28 (52.83%) Security Cleared
3 19 (35.85%) SC Cleared
4 18 (33.96%) Bash Shell
4 18 (33.96%) Linux
4 18 (33.96%) Python
5 15 (28.30%) Finance
6 14 (26.42%) Red Hat
7 13 (24.53%) Service Management
7 13 (24.53%) Puppet
7 13 (24.53%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (22.64%) Oracle
9 11 (20.75%) Windows
9 11 (20.75%) Samba
9 11 (20.75%) AWK
9 11 (20.75%) sed
9 11 (20.75%) Oracle Linux
9 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (20.75%) Load Balancing
10 10 (18.87%) Configuration Management
10 10 (18.87%) NetApp
11 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
11 9 (16.98%) NFS
11 9 (16.98%) Perl
11 9 (16.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (15.09%) DV Cleared
12 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
12 8 (15.09%) Service Delivery
13 7 (13.21%) HP
13 7 (13.21%) MS Project

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing ITIL V3 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 V3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.43%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.77%) JBoss
3 2 (3.77%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.89%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.89%) Confluence
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.89%) IIS
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
2 7 (13.21%) MS Project
3 5 (9.43%) MS Office
4 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) WAN
2 4 (7.55%) LAN
3 2 (3.77%) DNS
3 2 (3.77%) Firewall
3 2 (3.77%) HTTP
3 2 (3.77%) IP Telephony
3 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.77%) VoIP
4 1 (1.89%) DHCP
4 1 (1.89%) Internet
4 1 (1.89%) MPLS
4 1 (1.89%) Multicast
4 1 (1.89%) NAS
4 1 (1.89%) Network Security
4 1 (1.89%) SAN
4 1 (1.89%) SNMP
4 1 (1.89%) VLAN
4 1 (1.89%) VPN
4 1 (1.89%) Wireless
4 1 (1.89%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) Apache Hive
1 1 (1.89%) Big Data
1 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.89%) HBase
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.89%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
1 7 (13.21%) Jenkins
2 5 (9.43%) HP UFT
2 5 (9.43%) LoadRunner
2 5 (9.43%) RSpec
2 5 (9.43%) Selenium
3 1 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 15 (28.30%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (28.30%) Project Manager
2 6 (11.32%) Analyst
2 6 (11.32%) Architect
3 5 (9.43%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (9.43%) Tester
4 4 (7.55%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Desktop Support
4 4 (7.55%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 4 (7.55%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Compliance Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (5.66%) IT Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (5.66%) Transformation Manager
5 3 (5.66%) Transformation Project Manager
6 2 (3.77%) Blackberry Support
6 2 (3.77%) Citrix Support
6 2 (3.77%) Citrix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) SOAP
2 1 (1.89%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (9.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.66%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.66%) NHS
3 2 (3.77%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.89%) Clustering
4 1 (1.89%) CMDB
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Health Informatics
4 1 (1.89%) Informatics
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 18 (33.96%) Linux
2 11 (20.75%) Oracle Linux
2 11 (20.75%) Windows
3 9 (16.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (11.32%) Unix
5 5 (9.43%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.77%) CentOS
7 1 (1.89%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.89%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (100.00%) ITIL
2 13 (24.53%) Service Management
3 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (20.75%) Load Balancing
4 10 (18.87%) Configuration Management
5 8 (15.09%) Service Delivery
6 7 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (11.32%) ITSM
7 6 (11.32%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (9.43%) BDD
8 5 (9.43%) Incident Management
8 5 (9.43%) TDD
8 5 (9.43%) Test Automation
9 4 (7.55%) Mentoring
9 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2
9 4 (7.55%) Supplier Management
10 3 (5.66%) Change Management
10 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (5.66%) Problem Management
10 3 (5.66%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.96%) Bash Shell
1 18 (33.96%) Python
2 11 (20.75%) AWK
2 11 (20.75%) sed
3 9 (16.98%) Perl
4 6 (11.32%) Java
5 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
5 5 (9.43%) Shell Script
5 5 (9.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (52.83%) Security Cleared
2 19 (35.85%) SC Cleared
3 8 (15.09%) DV Cleared
4 5 (9.43%) Degree
4 5 (9.43%) ISEB
5 4 (7.55%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (5.66%) CISSP
6 3 (5.66%) MCP
7 2 (3.77%) CCNA
7 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (3.77%) ISTQB
7 2 (3.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (3.77%) MCDST
7 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.89%) APMG
8 1 (1.89%) CCENT
8 1 (1.89%) CCNP
8 1 (1.89%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.89%) Postgraduate
8 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.66%) ISO22301
2 3 (5.66%) ISO27002
2 3 (5.66%) ISO27005
2 3 (5.66%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.66%) SLA
3 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 11 (20.75%) Samba
2 9 (16.98%) NFS
3 6 (11.32%) Active Directory
4 4 (7.55%) XenApp
5 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.89%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.89%) HDFS
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.89%) UAG
6 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.89%) Xen
6 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (24.53%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (24.53%) Puppet
2 3 (5.66%) SCCM
3 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.89%) Hyperic
3 1 (1.89%) logstash
3 1 (1.89%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.89%) Nagios
3 1 (1.89%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.89%) WSUS
3 1 (1.89%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.89%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 14 (26.42%) Red Hat
2 12 (22.64%) Oracle
3 10 (18.87%) NetApp
4 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
5 7 (13.21%) HP
6 5 (9.43%) BMC
6 5 (9.43%) Cisco
7 4 (7.55%) Citrix
8 3 (5.66%) Apple
8 3 (5.66%) LANDesk
8 3 (5.66%) Remedy
8 3 (5.66%) VMware
9 2 (3.77%) Atlassian
9 2 (3.77%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.89%) Meraki
10 1 (1.89%) Mitel
10 1 (1.89%) Polycom
10 1 (1.89%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.89%) Splunk
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