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 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 125 101 122
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +21
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 19 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.57% 0.62% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.90% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £349 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.74% -4.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £106 £133 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £370 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £326 £383
% change year-on-year
+7.27% -14.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -21.87%
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
2460 1562 1832
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 73.39% 69.70% 67.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1680 1028 1080
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 105 127
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.55% -12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £13.50 £12.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 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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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 -17 11 £114 -67.57% 1
Gloucestershire - 4 £425 - 1
Bristol -21 2 £250 -24.24% 4
Somerset - 1 £325 -
Dorset - - - -
ITIL V3
England

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 39 (100.00%) ITIL
2 21 (53.85%) Security Cleared
3 17 (43.59%) SC Cleared
3 17 (43.59%) Incident Management
4 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 12 (30.77%) Service Management
5 10 (25.64%) Telecoms
5 10 (25.64%) Windows
5 10 (25.64%) JSP
5 10 (25.64%) Compatibility Testing
5 10 (25.64%) SCCM
5 10 (25.64%) PowerShell
5 10 (25.64%) Windows 7
5 10 (25.64%) Software Distribution
6 9 (23.08%) ITSM
7 7 (17.95%) Project Management
7 7 (17.95%) PRINCE2
7 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
7 7 (17.95%) SLA
7 7 (17.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (15.38%) Problem Management
8 6 (15.38%) AppDNA
8 6 (15.38%) ITIL V2
8 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (15.38%) MS Office
8 6 (15.38%) MSI
8 6 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (12.82%) Risk Management
9 5 (12.82%) Finance
10 4 (10.26%) MOS

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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.

Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.38%) MS Office
3 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) BGP
1 3 (7.69%) EIGRP
1 3 (7.69%) LAN
1 3 (7.69%) WAN
1 3 (7.69%) FWSM
1 3 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (7.69%) Wireshark
1 3 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (2.56%) SMTP
2 1 (2.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MSI
2 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (7.69%) Hudson
2 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (25.64%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Service Manager
2 6 (15.38%) Applications Packager
3 5 (12.82%) Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Service Transition Manager
3 5 (12.82%) Transition Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Incident Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Integration Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Service Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Applications Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Junior
5 3 (7.69%) Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Major Incident Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Process Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) JSP
2 4 (10.26%) Software Packaging
3 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 3 (7.69%) .NET
3 3 (7.69%) Web Services
3 3 (7.69%) XML
3 3 (7.69%) XSLT
3 3 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 3 (7.69%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) FMCG
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Windows
1 10 (25.64%) Windows 7
2 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.56%) UNIX
3 1 (2.56%) Solaris
3 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) ITIL
2 17 (43.59%) Incident Management
3 12 (30.77%) Service Management
4 10 (25.64%) Compatibility Testing
4 10 (25.64%) Software Distribution
5 9 (23.08%) ITSM
6 7 (17.95%) Project Management
6 7 (17.95%) PRINCE2
7 6 (15.38%) Problem Management
7 6 (15.38%) ITIL V2
8 5 (12.82%) Risk Management
9 4 (10.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (10.26%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (10.26%) Change Management
10 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (7.69%) Capacity Management
10 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
11 2 (5.13%) Knowledge Management
12 1 (2.56%) Supplier Management
12 1 (2.56%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.69%) C#
2 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.69%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 17 (43.59%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.26%) MOS
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (7.69%) CCNP
4 3 (7.69%) CCNA
4 3 (7.69%) ISEB
4 3 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (7.69%) DV Cleared
4 3 (7.69%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) SLA
1 7 (17.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.69%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (10.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (2.56%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 10 (25.64%) SCCM
2 6 (15.38%) AppDNA
3 4 (10.26%) WSUS
3 4 (10.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (2.56%) YUM
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Lumension
2 4 (10.26%) Citrix
2 4 (10.26%) Symantec
3 3 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle
4 1 (2.56%) BMC
4 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.56%) Remedy
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