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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ITIL Version 3
England / South West
Rank 122 119 123
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 13 27 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.48% 0.90% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 1.10% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 22 18
Median daily rate £215 £333 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.33% -16.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £125 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £385
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £23.00 £12.10
% change year-on-year
-34.78% +90.08%

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
2228 2451 2498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 82.55% 81.84% 78.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1474 1670 1633
Median daily rate £400 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £280 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 124 91
Median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +16.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £16.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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
Bristol +6 3 - -
Gloucestershire -2 3 £215 -18.09%
Dorset +2 1 £363 +190.00%
Devon - 1 £185 -
ITIL V3
England

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 45 (100.00%) ITIL
2 17 (37.78%) PRINCE2
2 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
3 14 (31.11%) Security Cleared
4 12 (26.67%) Incident Management
5 11 (24.44%) Data Centre
5 11 (24.44%) Migration
6 10 (22.22%) VMware
6 10 (22.22%) Management Information System
6 10 (22.22%) Windows
6 10 (22.22%) SC Cleared
7 9 (20.00%) Linux
8 8 (17.78%) HP
8 8 (17.78%) Information Security
8 8 (17.78%) Data Protection
9 7 (15.56%) Service Delivery
9 7 (15.56%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (15.56%) ITSM
9 7 (15.56%) Service Management
9 7 (15.56%) Replication
9 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
9 7 (15.56%) WAN
10 6 (13.33%) MySQL
10 6 (13.33%) MS Office
10 6 (13.33%) SQL
10 6 (13.33%) CISSP
10 6 (13.33%) CISA
10 6 (13.33%) Information Security Management
10 6 (13.33%) Security Management
10 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development

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 4 (8.89%) ArcGIS
2 3 (6.67%) SAS
3 2 (4.44%) Moodle
3 2 (4.44%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.22%) Apache
4 1 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.22%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.22%) IIS
4 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Office
2 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) WAN
2 4 (8.89%) LAN
3 3 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (6.67%) DNS
3 3 (6.67%) VPN
3 3 (6.67%) Wireless
4 2 (4.44%) DHCP
4 2 (4.44%) ISDN
4 2 (4.44%) MPLS
4 2 (4.44%) Skype
4 2 (4.44%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.44%) Unified Communications
4 2 (4.44%) VoIP
4 2 (4.44%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.22%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) MySQL
2 5 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MSI
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (4.44%) Finance
1 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.22%) Billing
2 1 (2.22%) Legal
2 1 (2.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (17.78%) Analyst
2 6 (13.33%) DBA
2 6 (13.33%) Integration Manager
2 6 (13.33%) Security Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (11.11%) Architect
3 5 (11.11%) Information Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) PostgreSQL DBA
3 5 (11.11%) SQL DBA
4 4 (8.89%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Administrator
5 3 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (6.67%) IT Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Service Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Data Centre
2 10 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 7 (15.56%) Replication
4 5 (11.11%) Smartphone
5 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (6.67%) RSA SecurID
6 3 (6.67%) Virtual Team
7 2 (4.44%) PKI
8 1 (2.22%) CESG
8 1 (2.22%) NHS
8 1 (2.22%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Windows
2 9 (20.00%) Linux
3 6 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (6.67%) Android
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (100.00%) ITIL
2 17 (37.78%) PRINCE2
3 12 (26.67%) Incident Management
4 11 (24.44%) Migration
5 8 (17.78%) Data Protection
5 8 (17.78%) Information Security
6 7 (15.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (15.56%) ITSM
6 7 (15.56%) Service Delivery
6 7 (15.56%) Service Management
7 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (13.33%) Information Security Management
7 6 (13.33%) ISMS
7 6 (13.33%) Security Management
8 5 (11.11%) DevOps
8 5 (11.11%) Project Management
9 4 (8.89%) Change Management
9 4 (8.89%) Feasibility Study
9 4 (8.89%) Programme Governance
9 4 (8.89%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.22%) C
3 1 (2.22%) C#
3 1 (2.22%) Java
3 1 (2.22%) Perl
3 1 (2.22%) PHP
3 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (31.11%) Security Cleared
2 10 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 6 (13.33%) CISA
3 6 (13.33%) CISSP
4 5 (11.11%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.44%) CCDA
5 2 (4.44%) CCNA
5 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.44%) CNA
5 2 (4.44%) CNE
5 2 (4.44%) Degree
5 2 (4.44%) MCSA
5 2 (4.44%) MCSE
5 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.44%) Novell Certification
6 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (11.11%) SLA
3 2 (4.44%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (4.44%) GPG13
4 1 (2.22%) JSP 440
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.33%) BitLocker
2 6 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.11%) vCloud
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) vRealize
2 1 (2.22%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.22%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.22%) VMware
3 8 (17.78%) HP
4 5 (11.11%) Cisco
4 5 (11.11%) Oracle
5 4 (8.89%) ESRI
5 4 (8.89%) Red Hat
5 4 (8.89%) Software AG
6 3 (6.67%) 3PAR
6 3 (6.67%) Apple
6 3 (6.67%) ArcSight
6 3 (6.67%) Dell
6 3 (6.67%) Toshiba
6 3 (6.67%) webMethods
7 2 (4.44%) CommVault
7 2 (4.44%) NetApp
7 2 (4.44%) Novell
8 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds