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 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 133 103 108
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +5
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 11 28 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.36% 0.98% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 1.30% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 1
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£400 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £72.50 £26.50 -
% change year-on-year
+173.58% -
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
2330 2162 1452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.60% 75.36% 70.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1557 1439 915
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 112 64
Average hourly rate £38.00 £33.84 £25.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.29% +31.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.87 £16.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £41.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 2015. 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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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 -3 5 £125 -71.42% 2
Bristol -3 1 £500 +56.25%
ITIL V3
England

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) Service Management
3 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) Change Management
5 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
6 3 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (20.00%) MS Office
6 3 (20.00%) Time Management
6 3 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (20.00%) Degree
7 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 2 (13.33%) Coaching
7 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
7 2 (13.33%) MS Project
7 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
7 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
7 2 (13.33%) Finance
7 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
7 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (6.67%) Target Operating Model
8 1 (6.67%) Dell
8 1 (6.67%) SAN
8 1 (6.67%) PRINCE
8 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (6.67%) McAfee
8 1 (6.67%) DTV

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Project
3 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DHCP
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
1 1 (6.67%) VLAN
1 1 (6.67%) NAS
1 1 (6.67%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Law
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
1 5 (33.33%) Services Delivery Manager
1 5 (33.33%) Service Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Service Design Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Designer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) DTV
2 1 (6.67%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) Service Management
3 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) Change Management
5 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
6 3 (20.00%) Time Management
6 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 2 (13.33%) Coaching
8 1 (6.67%) Software Licensing
8 1 (6.67%) Target Operating Model
8 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
8 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
8 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
8 1 (6.67%) Service Continuity Management
8 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
8 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Xen
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) WSUS
1 1 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Dell
2 1 (6.67%) McAfee
2 1 (6.67%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco