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 28 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
England / South West
Rank 34 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Contract jobs citing ITIL 138 223 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 5.08% 7.59% 7.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.16% 9.37% 9.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 163 144
Median daily rate £375 £353 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% -11.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £190 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £450 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 15
Median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +96.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.40 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £37.40 £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.95 £17.50 £15.89
% change year-on-year
-8.85% +10.16%

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
2240 2381 2467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 82.44% 80.99% 78.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1480 1621 1614
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 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 120 82
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 £15.70 £17.00 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 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 +1 37 £350 -6.66% 25
Devon -7 28 £400 +20.75% 5
Wiltshire -30 25 £370 +6.47% 9
Gloucestershire -12 16 £460 +15.00% 6
Somerset +8 13 £400 - 4
Dorset -8 5 £314 -16.33% 6
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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.

1 142 (39.23%) Security Cleared
2 116 (32.04%) Windows
3 95 (26.24%) SC Cleared
4 88 (24.31%) Microsoft
5 84 (23.20%) Active Directory
6 80 (22.10%) PRINCE2
7 59 (16.30%) Linux
8 58 (16.02%) Service Management
9 54 (14.92%) Windows 7
10 49 (13.54%) Agile Software Development
11 46 (12.71%) DV Cleared
12 45 (12.43%) VMware
12 45 (12.43%) MS Office
12 45 (12.43%) Oracle
12 45 (12.43%) ITIL Certification
12 45 (12.43%) ITIL V3
13 43 (11.88%) Service Delivery
14 42 (11.60%) Finance
15 38 (10.50%) Cisco
15 38 (10.50%) MS Excel
16 37 (10.22%) Project Management
16 37 (10.22%) VMware Infrastructure
16 37 (10.22%) Incident Management
16 37 (10.22%) Windows Server
17 36 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
17 36 (9.94%) Change Management
18 35 (9.67%) SQL
19 32 (8.84%) Red Hat
19 32 (8.84%) Oracle Database
20 29 (8.01%) SLA

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 15 (4.14%) IIS
2 12 (3.31%) WebSphere
3 11 (3.04%) GlassFish
3 11 (3.04%) MS Exchange
4 10 (2.76%) Apache
5 9 (2.49%) WebLogic
6 6 (1.66%) JBoss
6 6 (1.66%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.66%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.38%) Confluence
8 4 (1.10%) ArcGIS
8 4 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (0.83%) SAS
10 2 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.55%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.55%) MS Project Server
10 2 (0.55%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 45 (12.43%) MS Office
2 38 (10.50%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.21%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.10%) MS Project
5 2 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.10%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 2 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.28%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.52%) Office 365
2 15 (4.14%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.49%) Amazon S3
4 6 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.66%) SaaS
5 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.28%) IaaS
5 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.80%) Firewall
2 18 (4.97%) TCP/IP
2 18 (4.97%) WAN
3 17 (4.70%) DNS
3 17 (4.70%) LAN
4 14 (3.87%) VPN
5 11 (3.04%) DHCP
5 11 (3.04%) Kerberos
6 10 (2.76%) SAN
6 10 (2.76%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (2.49%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (2.49%) Internet
7 9 (2.49%) VoIP
7 9 (2.49%) Wireless
8 8 (2.21%) Network Security
8 8 (2.21%) SSL
8 8 (2.21%) VLAN
9 7 (1.93%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (1.66%) BGP
10 6 (1.66%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (8.84%) Oracle Database
2 23 (6.35%) SQL Server
3 16 (4.42%) Big Data
4 14 (3.87%) Hadoop
5 9 (2.49%) MySQL
5 9 (2.49%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (2.21%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.66%) NonStop SQL
7 6 (1.66%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (1.66%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (1.38%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.38%) Neo4j
8 5 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.10%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 4 (1.10%) OrientDB
9 4 (1.10%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.83%) Apache Hive
10 3 (0.83%) HBase
11 2 (0.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (2.76%) Ant
1 10 (2.76%) Subversion
2 9 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (1.38%) Bitbucket
3 5 (1.38%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.38%) JIRA
3 5 (1.38%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (1.10%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.10%) PeopleTools
4 4 (1.10%) TeamCity
4 4 (1.10%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.55%) MSI
5 2 (0.55%) Selenium
6 1 (0.28%) EasyMock
6 1 (0.28%) JUnit
General
1 42 (11.60%) Finance
2 24 (6.63%) Military
3 20 (5.52%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.49%) Banking
5 7 (1.93%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.66%) Electronics
6 6 (1.66%) Marketing
7 5 (1.38%) Legal
8 4 (1.10%) Games
9 2 (0.55%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.55%) Back Office
9 2 (0.55%) Local Government
10 1 (0.28%) Advertising
10 1 (0.28%) Billing
10 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 85 (23.48%) Analyst
2 43 (11.88%) Support Engineer
3 31 (8.56%) Project Manager
4 26 (7.18%) Service Analyst
5 25 (6.91%) Service Desk Analyst
6 21 (5.80%) IT Support
7 20 (5.52%) 2nd Line Support
8 17 (4.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 17 (4.70%) Administrator
8 17 (4.70%) IT Analyst
8 17 (4.70%) Problem Manager
8 17 (4.70%) Security Analyst
8 17 (4.70%) Support Analyst
9 16 (4.42%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 15 (4.14%) Architect
10 15 (4.14%) Developer
11 14 (3.87%) Applications Support
11 14 (3.87%) Systems Engineer
12 13 (3.59%) Help Desk Support
13 11 (3.04%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.04%) CSS
1 11 (3.04%) HTML
2 10 (2.76%) Middleware
3 9 (2.49%) .NET
4 6 (1.66%) jQuery
4 6 (1.66%) Web Services
5 5 (1.38%) .NET Framework
6 4 (1.10%) Ajax
6 4 (1.10%) OAuth2
6 4 (1.10%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (1.10%) REST
6 4 (1.10%) RESTful
7 3 (0.83%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.83%) EJB
7 3 (0.83%) Java EE
7 3 (0.83%) JFC
7 3 (0.83%) JSF
7 3 (0.83%) Spring
7 3 (0.83%) XML
8 2 (0.55%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 36 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (6.35%) Management Information System
3 20 (5.52%) Replication
4 19 (5.25%) Data Centre
5 10 (2.76%) Driving Licence
6 9 (2.49%) CESG
6 9 (2.49%) CMDB
7 8 (2.21%) Smartphone
8 6 (1.66%) Blackberry
8 6 (1.66%) CESG CLAS
8 6 (1.66%) Cyberthreat
9 5 (1.38%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.38%) Virtual Team
9 5 (1.38%) Wiki
10 4 (1.10%) Clustering
10 4 (1.10%) EMC VNX
10 4 (1.10%) Reference Data
11 3 (0.83%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.83%) RSA SecurID
12 2 (0.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 116 (32.04%) Windows
2 59 (16.30%) Linux
3 54 (14.92%) Windows 7
4 37 (10.22%) Windows Server
5 25 (6.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (4.14%) Unix
7 14 (3.87%) AIX
8 11 (3.04%) Android
9 9 (2.49%) Windows 10
9 9 (2.49%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (1.93%) Solaris
11 6 (1.66%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (1.38%) Apple iOS
12 5 (1.38%) Windows XP
13 4 (1.10%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (0.83%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.55%) CentOS
15 2 (0.55%) VMS
16 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (22.10%) PRINCE2
2 58 (16.02%) Service Management
3 49 (13.54%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (12.43%) ITIL V3
5 43 (11.88%) Service Delivery
6 37 (10.22%) Incident Management
6 37 (10.22%) Project Management
7 36 (9.94%) Change Management
8 28 (7.73%) Migration
9 26 (7.18%) Stakeholder Management
10 25 (6.91%) Problem Management
11 24 (6.63%) Information Security
12 21 (5.80%) DevOps
13 20 (5.52%) TOGAF
14 18 (4.97%) Software Engineering
15 17 (4.70%) ITSM
16 15 (4.14%) Configuration Management
16 15 (4.14%) Data Protection
16 15 (4.14%) Programme Management
16 15 (4.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 35 (9.67%) SQL
2 24 (6.63%) Java
3 23 (6.35%) C
4 19 (5.25%) PowerShell
5 13 (3.59%) PL/SQL
6 12 (3.31%) JavaScript
6 12 (3.31%) Perl
7 11 (3.04%) VBScript
8 10 (2.76%) C++
9 5 (1.38%) Bash Shell
9 5 (1.38%) C#
9 5 (1.38%) Ruby
9 5 (1.38%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.10%) AWK
10 4 (1.10%) PeopleCode
10 4 (1.10%) Python
10 4 (1.10%) SQR
11 3 (0.83%) Scala
12 2 (0.55%) PHP
12 2 (0.55%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 142 (39.23%) Security Cleared
2 95 (26.24%) SC Cleared
3 46 (12.71%) DV Cleared
4 45 (12.43%) ITIL Certification
5 27 (7.46%) Degree
6 25 (6.91%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (6.91%) CISSP
7 18 (4.97%) CCNA
8 17 (4.70%) CISA
9 16 (4.42%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (4.14%) ISEB
11 9 (2.49%) BPSS Clearance
11 9 (2.49%) MCSE
12 8 (2.21%) CISM
13 7 (1.93%) MCITP
13 7 (1.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 6 (1.66%) CCNP
14 6 (1.66%) HNC
14 6 (1.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 6 (1.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.01%) SLA
2 27 (7.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (3.31%) PMO
4 7 (1.93%) QA
5 4 (1.10%) Data Quality
5 4 (1.10%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.83%) ISO19770
6 3 (0.83%) JSP 440
6 3 (0.83%) P3O
7 2 (0.55%) GPG13
7 2 (0.55%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.55%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.28%) COBIT
System Software
1 84 (23.20%) Active Directory
2 37 (10.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.49%) BitLocker
4 7 (1.93%) vSphere
5 5 (1.38%) vCloud
6 4 (1.10%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.10%) Terminal Services
6 4 (1.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (1.10%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.83%) Snort
8 2 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.28%) Firmware
9 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.28%) UAG
9 1 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (2.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 9 (2.49%) Puppet
2 9 (2.49%) vRealize
3 7 (1.93%) SCCM
4 5 (1.38%) NetBackup
5 4 (1.10%) Cisco Prime
5 4 (1.10%) Zenoss
6 2 (0.55%) Kibana
6 2 (0.55%) Nessus
6 2 (0.55%) QRadar
7 1 (0.28%) Ansible
7 1 (0.28%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.28%) Computer Incident Response Team
7 1 (0.28%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.28%) RSA enVision
7 1 (0.28%) SCOM
7 1 (0.28%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.28%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 88 (24.31%) Microsoft
2 45 (12.43%) Oracle
2 45 (12.43%) VMware
3 38 (10.50%) Cisco
4 32 (8.84%) Red Hat
5 26 (7.18%) HP
6 14 (3.87%) IBM
7 13 (3.59%) Citrix
8 10 (2.76%) Apple
9 7 (1.93%) CheckPoint
9 7 (1.93%) Dell
9 7 (1.93%) Juniper
9 7 (1.93%) Remedy
9 7 (1.93%) SAP
9 7 (1.93%) ServiceNow
10 6 (1.66%) Sophos
11 5 (1.38%) 3PAR
11 5 (1.38%) EMC
12 4 (1.10%) F5
12 4 (1.10%) Splunk
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