The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL 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 over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 23 22 17
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing ITIL 205 229 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 6.72% 7.15% 7.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.59% 9.22% 10.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 152 144
Median daily rate £330 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £225 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 26
Median hourly rate £13.25 £13.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.92% -25.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.15 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.30 £16.90 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £15.77 £15.95
% change year-on-year
+32.08% -1.09%
ITIL
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
2386 2484 2359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.20% 77.58% 77.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1600 1659 1574
Median daily rate £390 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 116 108
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.25 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +15.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £18.69 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.00 £42.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

ITIL
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 across the South West region.

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in the South West

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the South West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2016.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

ITIL
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 across the South West region.

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

ITIL
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the South West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2016.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

ITIL
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 within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 July 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 -8 65 £325 -18.75% 6
Bristol +17 50 £325 -1.88% 16
Gloucestershire +9 32 £400 +33.33% 12
Dorset +5 19 £393 +12.14% 4
Somerset +7 17 £300 -27.27% 13
Devon -1 10 £400 +45.45% 1
Cornwall 0 1 - -
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL 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.

1 152 (36.02%) Security Cleared
2 105 (24.88%) Windows
3 95 (22.51%) SC Cleared
4 90 (21.33%) Service Delivery
5 85 (20.14%) Service Management
6 79 (18.72%) Active Directory
7 71 (16.82%) Finance
8 69 (16.35%) Firewall
9 67 (15.88%) Microsoft
10 62 (14.69%) WAN
11 60 (14.22%) Project Management
12 59 (13.98%) ITIL Certification
13 58 (13.74%) LAN
13 58 (13.74%) PRINCE2
14 55 (13.03%) Problem Management
15 52 (12.32%) Cisco
16 51 (12.09%) VMware
17 47 (11.14%) ITIL V3
18 46 (10.90%) Linux
18 46 (10.90%) MS Excel
19 45 (10.66%) Change Management
19 45 (10.66%) Incident Management
19 45 (10.66%) DV Cleared
20 44 (10.43%) Agile Software Development
21 41 (9.72%) Telecoms
22 40 (9.48%) Degree
23 38 (9.00%) Java
23 38 (9.00%) Windows 7
24 37 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
25 36 (8.53%) Cisco Certification

ITIL
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 27 (6.40%) MS Exchange
2 16 (3.79%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.08%) Apache
4 11 (2.61%) Confluence
4 11 (2.61%) IIS
5 10 (2.37%) Skype for Business
6 7 (1.66%) IBM Notes
6 7 (1.66%) MQSeries
7 5 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (0.95%) CMS
9 3 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.47%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.47%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.47%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.24%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 46 (10.90%) MS Excel
2 32 (7.58%) MS Office
3 10 (2.37%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.42%) MS Project
6 3 (0.71%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 7 (1.66%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.47%) ResourceLink
3 2 (0.47%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.24%) Maximo
4 1 (0.24%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.37%) IaaS
3 9 (2.13%) Office 365
4 8 (1.90%) SaaS
5 7 (1.66%) Amazon S3
6 5 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.71%) PaaS
8 1 (0.24%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.24%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 69 (16.35%) Firewall
2 62 (14.69%) WAN
3 58 (13.74%) LAN
4 32 (7.58%) TCP/IP
5 29 (6.87%) Internet
6 24 (5.69%) VoIP
7 21 (4.98%) VPN
8 18 (4.27%) Network Security
9 16 (3.79%) LDAP
9 16 (3.79%) Unified Communications
10 15 (3.55%) BGP
11 13 (3.08%) Cisco Nexus
11 13 (3.08%) MPLS
12 12 (2.84%) Cisco ASA
12 12 (2.84%) IP Telephony
12 12 (2.84%) OSPF
12 12 (2.84%) Wireless
13 10 (2.37%) PABX
13 10 (2.37%) Skype
14 9 (2.13%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (5.21%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.84%) Big Data
3 11 (2.61%) MySQL
3 11 (2.61%) OrientDB
4 10 (2.37%) Relational Database
5 9 (2.13%) Hadoop
5 9 (2.13%) Neo4j
5 9 (2.13%) Oracle Database
5 9 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (1.18%) MS Access
6 5 (1.18%) QlikView
7 4 (0.95%) NonStop SQL
8 3 (0.71%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.47%) Apache Accumulo
9 2 (0.47%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (3.32%) Jenkins
2 11 (2.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 11 (2.61%) Bitbucket
2 11 (2.61%) JIRA
3 10 (2.37%) Rational DOORS
4 6 (1.42%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.71%) Selenium
7 1 (0.24%) EasyMock
7 1 (0.24%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.24%) JUnit
7 1 (0.24%) PVCS
7 1 (0.24%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.24%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.24%) Travis CI
General
1 71 (16.82%) Finance
2 41 (9.72%) Telecoms
3 12 (2.84%) Marketing
4 10 (2.37%) Billing
4 10 (2.37%) Retail
5 9 (2.13%) Military
6 8 (1.90%) Banking
7 6 (1.42%) Retail Banking
8 5 (1.18%) Electronics
8 5 (1.18%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.95%) Back Office
9 4 (0.95%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.95%) Local Government
10 2 (0.47%) Publishing
11 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.24%) Brand Awareness
11 1 (0.24%) Law
Job Titles
1 99 (23.46%) Analyst
2 41 (9.72%) Support Engineer
3 31 (7.35%) Architect
4 30 (7.11%) Support Analyst
5 26 (6.16%) Service Analyst
6 25 (5.92%) Project Manager
7 22 (5.21%) Service Desk Analyst
7 22 (5.21%) Service Manager
8 20 (4.74%) Consultant
8 20 (4.74%) Network Engineer
9 16 (3.79%) Developer
10 15 (3.55%) IT Manager
11 14 (3.32%) 2nd Line Support
11 14 (3.32%) Delivery Manager
11 14 (3.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 13 (3.08%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 12 (2.84%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 12 (2.84%) 3rd Line Support
13 12 (2.84%) Operations Analyst
14 11 (2.61%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.55%) XML
2 13 (3.08%) .NET
3 11 (2.61%) CSS
4 10 (2.37%) Web Services
5 9 (2.13%) ASP.NET
5 9 (2.13%) EJB
5 9 (2.13%) HTML
5 9 (2.13%) J2EE
5 9 (2.13%) Java EE
5 9 (2.13%) jQuery
5 9 (2.13%) JSF
5 9 (2.13%) Spring
6 8 (1.90%) REST
7 6 (1.42%) SOAP
8 5 (1.18%) Classic ASP
8 5 (1.18%) HTML5
9 4 (0.95%) Middleware
9 4 (0.95%) OCX
9 4 (0.95%) WPF
9 4 (0.95%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (7.11%) Management Information System
3 26 (6.16%) Data Centre
4 21 (4.98%) Computer Science
5 17 (4.03%) Replication
6 11 (2.61%) Wiki
7 9 (2.13%) Blackberry
7 9 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
8 8 (1.90%) Cyberthreat
8 8 (1.90%) Handset
8 8 (1.90%) IVR
8 8 (1.90%) Smartphone
8 8 (1.90%) Virtual Team
9 7 (1.66%) CMDB
9 7 (1.66%) iPad
9 7 (1.66%) NHS
9 7 (1.66%) Online Banking
10 6 (1.42%) CESG
11 5 (1.18%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 105 (24.88%) Windows
2 46 (10.90%) Linux
3 38 (9.00%) Windows 7
4 25 (5.92%) Unix
5 16 (3.79%) Windows Server
6 14 (3.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (2.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (1.66%) Solaris
9 7 (1.66%) Windows XP
10 5 (1.18%) Android
10 5 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.95%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.47%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.24%) CentOS
13 1 (0.24%) HPUX
13 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.24%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (21.33%) Service Delivery
2 85 (20.14%) Service Management
3 60 (14.22%) Project Management
4 58 (13.74%) PRINCE2
5 55 (13.03%) Problem Management
6 47 (11.14%) ITIL V3
7 45 (10.66%) Change Management
7 45 (10.66%) Incident Management
8 44 (10.43%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (7.35%) TOGAF
10 27 (6.40%) Configuration Management
11 25 (5.92%) Migration
12 21 (4.98%) Business Continuity
12 21 (4.98%) MODAF
13 20 (4.74%) DevOps
13 20 (4.74%) Process Improvement
13 20 (4.74%) Stakeholder Management
14 19 (4.50%) Change Control
15 17 (4.03%) Scrum
15 17 (4.03%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 38 (9.00%) Java
2 35 (8.29%) SQL
3 18 (4.27%) C
4 17 (4.03%) PL/SQL
4 17 (4.03%) Python
5 16 (3.79%) Perl
6 12 (2.84%) Ruby
7 10 (2.37%) C++
7 10 (2.37%) JavaScript
7 10 (2.37%) Scala
8 7 (1.66%) PHP
8 7 (1.66%) Shell Script
9 6 (1.42%) VB
9 6 (1.42%) VB.NET
9 6 (1.42%) VBA
10 5 (1.18%) C#
11 4 (0.95%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.47%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.24%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.24%) Korn
Qualifications
1 152 (36.02%) Security Cleared
2 95 (22.51%) SC Cleared
3 59 (13.98%) ITIL Certification
4 45 (10.66%) DV Cleared
5 40 (9.48%) Degree
6 36 (8.53%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (5.69%) CCNP
7 24 (5.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 20 (4.74%) CCNA
9 15 (3.55%) CISSP
10 12 (2.84%) ISEB
10 12 (2.84%) MCSE
11 11 (2.61%) MCP
12 7 (1.66%) BPSS Clearance
12 7 (1.66%) MCDST
12 7 (1.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 5 (1.18%) ISTQB
13 5 (1.18%) MCSA
13 5 (1.18%) PMI Certification
13 5 (1.18%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.87%) SLA
2 19 (4.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (3.79%) ISO 9001
4 9 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
5 7 (1.66%) HL7
6 6 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 6 (1.42%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.95%) JSP 440
8 3 (0.71%) COBIT
8 3 (0.71%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 2 (0.47%) ISO22301
9 2 (0.47%) ISO27002
9 2 (0.47%) ISO27005
10 1 (0.24%) Government Security Classifications
10 1 (0.24%) QA
System Software
1 79 (18.72%) Active Directory
2 37 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.37%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (2.13%) Firmware
5 8 (1.90%) XenApp
6 7 (1.66%) Samba
7 6 (1.42%) Docker
7 6 (1.42%) Hyper-V
7 6 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (1.18%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.95%) BitLocker
9 4 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (0.95%) UAG
9 4 (0.95%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.71%) Snort
11 2 (0.47%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.24%) vCloud
12 1 (0.24%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (4.74%) SCCM
2 16 (3.79%) Puppet
3 14 (3.32%) Nagios
4 9 (2.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 7 (1.66%) SCOM
6 6 (1.42%) NetBackup
7 5 (1.18%) Cisco Prime
8 4 (0.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (0.95%) WSUS
9 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 2 (0.47%) Ansible
10 2 (0.47%) Kibana
10 2 (0.47%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.47%) Netcool
10 2 (0.47%) RSA enVision
10 2 (0.47%) SCDPM
10 2 (0.47%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.47%) SCSM
10 2 (0.47%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.47%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 67 (15.88%) Microsoft
2 52 (12.32%) Cisco
3 51 (12.09%) VMware
4 28 (6.64%) Oracle
5 26 (6.16%) Citrix
6 25 (5.92%) Red Hat
7 20 (4.74%) CheckPoint
8 18 (4.27%) HP
9 17 (4.03%) Remedy
10 14 (3.32%) NetApp
11 13 (3.08%) F5
12 12 (2.84%) Juniper
13 9 (2.13%) SAP
14 8 (1.90%) Fortinet
14 8 (1.90%) Siebel
15 7 (1.66%) BMC
15 7 (1.66%) Lotus
15 7 (1.66%) Nortel
15 7 (1.66%) Siemens
16 6 (1.42%) SonicWALL
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