The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South West region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 118 117 138
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +21
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 26 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.79% 0.26% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 0.37% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 0 1
Average daily rate £385 - £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £345
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £13.75 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+90.90% -22.53%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2508 1631 2548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.72% 70.12% 70.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1546 1015 1521
Average daily rate £375 £350 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -11.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 60 154
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.20 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
ITIL V3
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire - 12 £325 - 6
Dorset - 3 £450 - 1
Bristol - 3 £320 - 2
Cornwall - - - -
ITIL V3
England

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 41 (100.00%) ITIL
2 14 (34.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (34.15%) Security Cleared
3 11 (26.83%) SC Cleared
3 11 (26.83%) Service Management
3 11 (26.83%) Telecoms
4 10 (24.39%) Windows
5 8 (19.51%) CMS
5 8 (19.51%) Risk Management
5 8 (19.51%) PRINCE2
5 8 (19.51%) Eclipse
5 8 (19.51%) ISO 9001
5 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
5 8 (19.51%) Hudson
5 8 (19.51%) Jenkins
5 8 (19.51%) Content Management
6 7 (17.07%) Incident Management
6 7 (17.07%) Business Continuity
6 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
6 7 (17.07%) ColdFusion
6 7 (17.07%) ITSM
6 7 (17.07%) Change Management
6 7 (17.07%) Project Management
7 6 (14.63%) SLA
7 6 (14.63%) Configuration Management
7 6 (14.63%) Process Management
7 6 (14.63%) JSP
7 6 (14.63%) HTML
7 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
7 6 (14.63%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (19.51%) CMS
2 7 (17.07%) ColdFusion
3 4 (9.76%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) MS Office
3 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) iSCSI
1 3 (7.32%) NAS
1 3 (7.32%) DNS
1 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
1 3 (7.32%) SAN
2 1 (2.44%) VPN
2 1 (2.44%) LDAP
2 1 (2.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Eclipse
1 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
1 8 (19.51%) Hudson
1 8 (19.51%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (26.83%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (21.95%) Analyst
2 7 (17.07%) Service Manager
2 7 (17.07%) Transition Manager
2 7 (17.07%) Service Transition Manager
2 7 (17.07%) Support Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Desktop Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Consultant
5 4 (9.76%) Management Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Storage Administrator
6 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Configuration Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Administrator
6 3 (7.32%) Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Service Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) ITIL Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Project Officer
8 1 (2.44%) Web Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Project Support Officer
8 1 (2.44%) ColdFusion Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) JSP
1 6 (14.63%) HTML
1 6 (14.63%) CSS
2 5 (12.20%) HTML5
2 5 (12.20%) CSS3
2 5 (12.20%) XHTML
3 1 (2.44%) Ajax
3 1 (2.44%) JDBC
3 1 (2.44%) SOAP
3 1 (2.44%) Web Services
3 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Open Source
2 5 (12.20%) CMDB
3 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Windows
2 6 (14.63%) Windows 7
3 4 (9.76%) UNIX
4 1 (2.44%) CentOS
4 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Solaris
4 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (100.00%) ITIL
2 11 (26.83%) Service Management
3 8 (19.51%) Risk Management
3 8 (19.51%) PRINCE2
3 8 (19.51%) Content Management
4 7 (17.07%) Incident Management
4 7 (17.07%) Business Continuity
4 7 (17.07%) ITSM
4 7 (17.07%) Change Management
4 7 (17.07%) Project Management
5 6 (14.63%) Configuration Management
5 6 (14.63%) Process Management
5 6 (14.63%) Software Distribution
5 6 (14.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 6 (14.63%) Release Management
6 5 (12.20%) Problem Management
7 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
8 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
8 3 (7.32%) Knowledge Management
8 3 (7.32%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
1 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
2 5 (12.20%) Java
3 3 (7.32%) Perl
3 3 (7.32%) SQL
4 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (34.15%) Security Cleared
2 11 (26.83%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.76%) ISEB
3 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (9.76%) ISEB Practitioner
4 3 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (7.32%) NCDA
5 2 (4.88%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.88%) MOS
6 1 (2.44%) BC Cleared
6 1 (2.44%) RHCE
6 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (34.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (19.51%) ISO 9001
3 6 (14.63%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) NFS
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) SCCM
1 6 (14.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) VMware
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle
3 3 (7.32%) NetApp
4 1 (2.44%) Computacenter
4 1 (2.44%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.44%) Remedy
4 1 (2.44%) HP
4 1 (2.44%) SAP
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