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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL V3 over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Version 3
Rank 131 96 110
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +14
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 12 51 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.41% 1.52% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 1.95% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 37 25
Median daily rate £325 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £240 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £485 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.37% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £37.09 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-46.07% +133.63%
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
2256 2613 2414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 77.93% 78.09% 75.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1516 1744 1599
Median daily rate £400 £395 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £511 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 132 87
Median hourly rate £32.50 £39.25 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.19% +13.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.50 £15.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

ITIL V3
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing ITIL V3 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL V3 within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 August 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 -29 6 £170 -54.66% 1
Bristol -2 4 £330 -38.60% 1
Somerset +13 1 - -
ITIL V3
England

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 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 V3.

1 38 (100.00%) ITIL
2 19 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 14 (36.84%) Service Management
4 13 (34.21%) SC Cleared
5 11 (28.95%) PRINCE2
6 10 (26.32%) Service Delivery
6 10 (26.32%) Change Management
6 10 (26.32%) Telecoms
7 9 (23.68%) Finance
7 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
7 9 (23.68%) SharePoint
7 9 (23.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
8 8 (21.05%) Windows
8 8 (21.05%) Project Management
9 7 (18.42%) Configuration Management
9 7 (18.42%) Remedy
10 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
10 6 (15.79%) WAN
10 6 (15.79%) LAN
10 6 (15.79%) CMDB
10 6 (15.79%) Data Entry
11 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
11 5 (13.16%) Service Design
11 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
11 5 (13.16%) Cisco
11 5 (13.16%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (13.16%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (10.53%) CA
12 4 (10.53%) Citrix

ITIL V3
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 9 (23.68%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.63%) CMS
5 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.63%) Mule
5 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS Office
2 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.26%) MS Project
2 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (5.26%) Primavera
1 2 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) Office 365
3 1 (2.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) LAN
1 6 (15.79%) WAN
2 4 (10.53%) Wireless
3 3 (7.89%) IP Telephony
3 3 (7.89%) VPN
4 2 (5.26%) Internet
4 2 (5.26%) VoIP
4 2 (5.26%) WLAN
5 1 (2.63%) Firewall
5 1 (2.63%) Network Security
5 1 (2.63%) SSL
5 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.63%) Big Data
2 1 (2.63%) GIS
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.63%) Selenium
General
1 10 (26.32%) Telecoms
2 9 (23.68%) Finance
3 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.26%) Back Office
4 2 (5.26%) Local Government
5 1 (2.63%) Electronics
5 1 (2.63%) Marketing
5 1 (2.63%) Military
5 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Analyst
2 5 (13.16%) Architect
3 4 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) Change Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Service Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Service Manager
5 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.26%) Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Designer
5 2 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Desktop Support
5 2 (5.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Process Designer
5 2 (5.26%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) Castle Windsor
1 2 (5.26%) CSS
1 2 (5.26%) jQuery
1 2 (5.26%) LINQ
1 2 (5.26%) NHibernate
1 2 (5.26%) XML
1 2 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) CMDB
2 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.26%) Data Extraction
3 2 (5.26%) Smartphone
3 2 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.63%) BYOD
4 1 (2.63%) CESG
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.63%) NHS
4 1 (2.63%) PKI
4 1 (2.63%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.26%) Linux
4 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) ITIL
2 14 (36.84%) Service Management
3 11 (28.95%) PRINCE2
4 10 (26.32%) Change Management
4 10 (26.32%) Service Delivery
5 8 (21.05%) Project Management
6 7 (18.42%) Configuration Management
7 6 (15.79%) Data Entry
8 5 (13.16%) Service Design
9 3 (7.89%) CRM
9 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (7.89%) ERP
9 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
9 3 (7.89%) Problem Management
9 3 (7.89%) Process Improvement
9 3 (7.89%) Project Planning
9 3 (7.89%) TOGAF
10 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (5.26%) Data Modelling
10 2 (5.26%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
1 2 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) C#
2 1 (2.63%) Java
2 1 (2.63%) Python
2 1 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (34.21%) SC Cleared
3 5 (13.16%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (10.53%) CCNA
4 4 (10.53%) CCNP
4 4 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (7.89%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (7.89%) CISSP
5 3 (7.89%) DV Cleared
5 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (5.26%) ISEB
6 2 (5.26%) MCDST
6 2 (5.26%) MCP
7 1 (2.63%) CISMP
7 1 (2.63%) ISSAP
7 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
7 1 (2.63%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (10.53%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 3 (7.89%) SLA
4 1 (2.63%) COBIT
4 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.63%) ISO22301
4 1 (2.63%) ISO27002
4 1 (2.63%) ISO27005
4 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) XenApp
3 2 (5.26%) BitLocker
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (5.26%) UAG
3 2 (5.26%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) SCCM
2 1 (2.63%) Ansible
2 1 (2.63%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.42%) Remedy
3 5 (13.16%) Cisco
4 4 (10.53%) CA
4 4 (10.53%) Citrix
5 3 (7.89%) BMC
5 3 (7.89%) Nortel
6 2 (5.26%) Apple
6 2 (5.26%) AppSense
6 2 (5.26%) Canon
6 2 (5.26%) Dell
6 2 (5.26%) Forcepoint
6 2 (5.26%) Genesys
6 2 (5.26%) Meraki
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle
6 2 (5.26%) SAP
6 2 (5.26%) Siemens
6 2 (5.26%) Sophos
7 1 (2.63%) Google
7 1 (2.63%) Palo Alto