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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Version 3
Rank 111 123 112
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 29 17 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.01% 0.55% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 0.71% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 10 21
Median daily rate £375 £379 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.99% -4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £316 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £453 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £20.97 £16.69
% change year-on-year
+28.75% +25.66%
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
2253 2399 2573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.09% 77.86% 78.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1469 1550 1606
Median daily rate £388 £400 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £545 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 97 112
Median hourly rate £42.25 £37.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.18% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £15.63 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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
Gloucestershire - 11 £375 - 1
Wiltshire 0 7 £330 -15.65% 1
Bristol +3 5 £328 -12.66% 1
Dorset -1 2 £175 -46.15%
Cornwall - 1 - -
Devon - 1 £375 -
ITIL V3
England

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 69 (100.00%) ITIL
2 35 (50.72%) Security Cleared
3 24 (34.78%) SC Cleared
4 21 (30.43%) Finance
5 20 (28.99%) Service Management
6 17 (24.64%) Linux
6 17 (24.64%) Python
7 16 (23.19%) Windows
7 16 (23.19%) Bash Shell
8 15 (21.74%) Oracle
8 15 (21.74%) Red Hat
9 14 (20.29%) Configuration Management
9 14 (20.29%) MS Excel
10 13 (18.84%) Cisco
10 13 (18.84%) Service Delivery
10 13 (18.84%) Telecoms
10 13 (18.84%) Puppet
10 13 (18.84%) Opscode Chef
11 12 (17.39%) WAN
11 12 (17.39%) Microsoft
11 12 (17.39%) PRINCE2
12 11 (15.94%) LAN
12 11 (15.94%) Samba
12 11 (15.94%) Load Balancing
12 11 (15.94%) AWK
12 11 (15.94%) Oracle Linux
12 11 (15.94%) sed
12 11 (15.94%) Service Design
13 10 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (14.49%) Project Management

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 10 (14.49%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (5.80%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.90%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.90%) JBoss
4 2 (2.90%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.45%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.45%) Confluence
5 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.45%) IIS
5 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (20.29%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.59%) MS Project
3 4 (5.80%) MS Office
4 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.39%) WAN
2 11 (15.94%) LAN
3 7 (10.14%) IP Telephony
4 5 (7.25%) VPN
4 5 (7.25%) Wireless
5 4 (5.80%) Internet
5 4 (5.80%) VoIP
5 4 (5.80%) WLAN
6 3 (4.35%) Firewall
7 2 (2.90%) HTTP
7 2 (2.90%) SAN
8 1 (1.45%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (1.45%) DHCP
8 1 (1.45%) DNS
8 1 (1.45%) MPLS
8 1 (1.45%) NAS
8 1 (1.45%) Network Security
8 1 (1.45%) SNMP
8 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.45%) Apache Hive
2 1 (1.45%) Big Data
2 1 (1.45%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.45%) HBase
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.45%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.25%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.80%) Selenium
4 3 (4.35%) HP UFT
4 3 (4.35%) LoadRunner
4 3 (4.35%) RSpec
5 1 (1.45%) JIRA
General
1 21 (30.43%) Finance
2 13 (18.84%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.90%) Back Office
3 2 (2.90%) Local Government
3 2 (2.90%) Military
4 1 (1.45%) Electronics
4 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (21.74%) Project Manager
2 11 (15.94%) Support Engineer
3 10 (14.49%) Architect
4 9 (13.04%) Analyst
5 7 (10.14%) Desktop Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Desktop Support
5 7 (10.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Support
7 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Compliance Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Desktop Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) IT Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Process Designer
8 3 (4.35%) Service Architect
8 3 (4.35%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) Castle Windsor
1 2 (2.90%) CSS
1 2 (2.90%) J2EE
1 2 (2.90%) jQuery
1 2 (2.90%) LINQ
1 2 (2.90%) NHibernate
1 2 (2.90%) SOAP
1 2 (2.90%) XML
1 2 (2.90%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (5.80%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.80%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.35%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.35%) CMDB
4 2 (2.90%) Clustering
4 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.90%) Data Extraction
4 2 (2.90%) NHS
5 1 (1.45%) BYOD
5 1 (1.45%) Health Informatics
5 1 (1.45%) Informatics
5 1 (1.45%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 17 (24.64%) Linux
2 16 (23.19%) Windows
3 11 (15.94%) Oracle Linux
4 9 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (11.59%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.80%) Unix
7 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.90%) CentOS
8 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (100.00%) ITIL
2 20 (28.99%) Service Management
3 14 (20.29%) Configuration Management
4 13 (18.84%) Service Delivery
5 12 (17.39%) PRINCE2
6 11 (15.94%) Load Balancing
6 11 (15.94%) Service Design
7 10 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (14.49%) Project Management
8 7 (10.14%) ITSM
8 7 (10.14%) Problem Management
9 6 (8.70%) Change Management
9 6 (8.70%) Incident Management
10 5 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (7.25%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (7.25%) Mentoring
10 5 (7.25%) Project Planning
10 5 (7.25%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Management
11 4 (5.80%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 17 (24.64%) Python
2 16 (23.19%) Bash Shell
3 11 (15.94%) AWK
3 11 (15.94%) sed
4 9 (13.04%) Perl
5 6 (8.70%) Java
6 5 (7.25%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.35%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.35%) VB
8 2 (2.90%) SQL
9 1 (1.45%) C#
9 1 (1.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 35 (50.72%) Security Cleared
2 24 (34.78%) SC Cleared
3 9 (13.04%) DV Cleared
4 7 (10.14%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (10.14%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (8.70%) CCNA
5 6 (8.70%) CCNP
6 5 (7.25%) Degree
7 4 (5.80%) ISEB
7 4 (5.80%) MCP
8 3 (4.35%) CISSP
8 3 (4.35%) ISTQB
8 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (2.90%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (2.90%) MCDST
10 1 (1.45%) APMG
10 1 (1.45%) MCSE
10 1 (1.45%) PMI Certification
10 1 (1.45%) Postgraduate
10 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (13.04%) SLA
2 6 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 3 (4.35%) ISO22301
3 3 (4.35%) ISO27002
3 3 (4.35%) ISO27005
3 3 (4.35%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.90%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (1.45%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (15.94%) Samba
2 9 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 9 (13.04%) NFS
3 7 (10.14%) XenApp
4 4 (5.80%) BitLocker
4 4 (5.80%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (5.80%) UAG
4 4 (5.80%) XenDesktop
5 3 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.45%) HDFS
7 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (18.84%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (18.84%) Puppet
2 4 (5.80%) SCCM
3 2 (2.90%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.45%) Hyperic
4 1 (1.45%) logstash
4 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (1.45%) Nagios
4 1 (1.45%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.45%) WSUS
4 1 (1.45%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.45%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 15 (21.74%) Oracle
1 15 (21.74%) Red Hat
2 13 (18.84%) Cisco
3 12 (17.39%) Microsoft
4 10 (14.49%) NetApp
5 7 (10.14%) Citrix
6 5 (7.25%) BMC
6 5 (7.25%) HP
6 5 (7.25%) Nortel
7 4 (5.80%) AppSense
7 4 (5.80%) Canon
7 4 (5.80%) Dell
7 4 (5.80%) Genesys
7 4 (5.80%) Meraki
7 4 (5.80%) Remedy
7 4 (5.80%) Siemens
7 4 (5.80%) Sophos
7 4 (5.80%) VMware
8 3 (4.35%) Apple
8 3 (4.35%) Polycom
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