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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 27 20 16
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Contract jobs citing ITIL 168 245 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 5.99% 7.36% 7.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.61% 9.61% 9.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 153 160
Median daily rate £314 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.56% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £260 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £494 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 13
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £12.35 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.24 £25.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.33 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +9.89%
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
2208 2549 2558
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.74% 76.62% 76.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1488 1700 1698
Median daily rate £375 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 140 86
Median hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.45% +20.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £27.50 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £47.50 £40.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +26.94%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 24 September 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 -6 55 £275 -31.25% 11
Bristol +4 47 £300 -17.80% 12
Gloucestershire +10 25 £430 +8.51% 10
Somerset -1 11 £350 -12.50% 10
Devon -11 11 £279 -20.35% 1
Dorset +2 9 £384 -4.06% 2
Cornwall +1 1 - - 2
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 133 (35.09%) Security Cleared
2 114 (30.08%) Windows
3 82 (21.64%) SC Cleared
4 79 (20.84%) Active Directory
5 76 (20.05%) Microsoft
6 64 (16.89%) Service Delivery
7 63 (16.62%) Firewall
8 60 (15.83%) Service Management
9 58 (15.30%) Windows 7
10 54 (14.25%) Cisco
11 50 (13.19%) PRINCE2
12 49 (12.93%) WAN
12 49 (12.93%) Finance
13 48 (12.66%) MS Excel
13 48 (12.66%) DV Cleared
14 46 (12.14%) MS Office
15 45 (11.87%) LAN
15 45 (11.87%) ITIL Certification
16 44 (11.61%) Project Management
17 43 (11.35%) Cisco Certification
17 43 (11.35%) Agile Software Development
18 37 (9.76%) Problem Management
19 36 (9.50%) TCP/IP
20 34 (8.97%) SQL
20 34 (8.97%) Linux
20 34 (8.97%) Change Management
21 33 (8.71%) Java
21 33 (8.71%) Incident Management
22 32 (8.44%) Degree
22 32 (8.44%) Telecoms

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 24 (6.33%) MS Exchange
2 18 (4.75%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.43%) IIS
4 10 (2.64%) IBM Notes
5 9 (2.37%) Skype for Business
6 8 (2.11%) Apache
7 7 (1.85%) Confluence
7 7 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (1.58%) CMS
8 6 (1.58%) MQSeries
9 4 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.26%) LiveLink
11 1 (0.26%) Moodle
11 1 (0.26%) Mule
11 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 48 (12.66%) MS Excel
2 46 (12.14%) MS Office
3 8 (2.11%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.79%) CATIA
5 3 (0.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.53%) Primavera
3 2 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.26%) Maximo
4 1 (0.26%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.26%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.01%) Office 365
2 13 (3.43%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.64%) Amazon S3
4 8 (2.11%) IaaS
4 8 (2.11%) SaaS
5 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.79%) PaaS
6 1 (0.26%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 63 (16.62%) Firewall
2 49 (12.93%) WAN
3 45 (11.87%) LAN
4 36 (9.50%) TCP/IP
5 25 (6.60%) Internet
6 20 (5.28%) VoIP
6 20 (5.28%) VPN
7 17 (4.49%) BGP
7 17 (4.49%) Network Security
8 16 (4.22%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (4.22%) Cisco Nexus
9 15 (3.96%) OSPF
10 12 (3.17%) VLAN
10 12 (3.17%) Wireless
11 11 (2.90%) MPLS
11 11 (2.90%) Unified Communications
12 9 (2.37%) Ethernet
13 8 (2.11%) IP Telephony
13 8 (2.11%) LDAP
13 8 (2.11%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (5.54%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.17%) Big Data
3 11 (2.90%) Relational Database
4 10 (2.64%) Hadoop
4 10 (2.64%) MySQL
5 9 (2.37%) Oracle Database
6 7 (1.85%) Neo4j
6 7 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (1.85%) OrientDB
7 6 (1.58%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (1.58%) MS Access
8 5 (1.32%) QlikView
9 4 (1.06%) NonStop SQL
10 3 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.53%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.53%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (2.90%) Rational DOORS
2 10 (2.64%) Visual Studio
3 8 (2.11%) Jenkins
3 8 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (1.85%) Bitbucket
4 7 (1.85%) JIRA
5 1 (0.26%) EasyMock
5 1 (0.26%) JUnit
5 1 (0.26%) PeopleTools
5 1 (0.26%) PVCS
5 1 (0.26%) Selenium
5 1 (0.26%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.26%) TestDirector
General
1 49 (12.93%) Finance
2 32 (8.44%) Telecoms
3 11 (2.90%) Banking
3 11 (2.90%) Marketing
4 10 (2.64%) Retail
5 7 (1.85%) Billing
5 7 (1.85%) Military
5 7 (1.85%) Retail Banking
6 6 (1.58%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.06%) Electronics
8 3 (0.79%) Local Government
9 2 (0.53%) Back Office
10 1 (0.26%) Brand Awareness
10 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.26%) Law
10 1 (0.26%) Legal
10 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 105 (27.70%) Analyst
2 56 (14.78%) Support Engineer
3 32 (8.44%) Service Analyst
4 29 (7.65%) Service Desk Analyst
5 28 (7.39%) Support Analyst
6 26 (6.86%) Network Engineer
7 23 (6.07%) 2nd Line Support
7 23 (6.07%) Project Manager
8 22 (5.80%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 21 (5.54%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 18 (4.75%) Architect
10 18 (4.75%) Service Manager
11 14 (3.69%) Consultant
12 13 (3.43%) Developer
13 11 (2.90%) Delivery Manager
14 10 (2.64%) IT Analyst
14 10 (2.64%) IT Support
14 10 (2.64%) Operations Analyst
15 9 (2.37%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 9 (2.37%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (5.28%) .NET
2 12 (3.17%) ASP.NET
2 12 (3.17%) CSS
2 12 (3.17%) HTML
2 12 (3.17%) Web Services
2 12 (3.17%) XML
3 8 (2.11%) REST
4 7 (1.85%) EJB
4 7 (1.85%) Java EE
4 7 (1.85%) JSF
4 7 (1.85%) Spring
5 6 (1.58%) Classic ASP
5 6 (1.58%) J2EE
5 6 (1.58%) WPF
6 5 (1.32%) .NET Framework
6 5 (1.32%) HTML5
6 5 (1.32%) jQuery
6 5 (1.32%) SOAP
7 4 (1.06%) OCX
7 4 (1.06%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (6.07%) Data Centre
3 18 (4.75%) Management Information System
4 12 (3.17%) Driving Licence
5 10 (2.64%) Blackberry
5 10 (2.64%) Cyberthreat
5 10 (2.64%) NHS
6 8 (2.11%) Handset
6 8 (2.11%) IVR
6 8 (2.11%) Online Banking
6 8 (2.11%) Replication
7 7 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.85%) iPad
7 7 (1.85%) Smartphone
7 7 (1.85%) Wiki
8 6 (1.58%) CESG
8 6 (1.58%) CMDB
9 5 (1.32%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.32%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.32%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 114 (30.08%) Windows
2 58 (15.30%) Windows 7
3 34 (8.97%) Linux
4 24 (6.33%) Unix
5 22 (5.80%) Windows Server
6 10 (2.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (2.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (2.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (2.37%) Windows XP
8 8 (2.11%) Solaris
9 5 (1.32%) Mac OS X
9 5 (1.32%) Windows 10
10 4 (1.06%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.79%) Android
11 3 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.79%) Windows 2000
11 3 (0.79%) Windows NT
12 2 (0.53%) AIX
12 2 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (16.89%) Service Delivery
2 60 (15.83%) Service Management
3 50 (13.19%) PRINCE2
4 44 (11.61%) Project Management
5 43 (11.35%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (9.76%) Problem Management
7 34 (8.97%) Change Management
8 33 (8.71%) Incident Management
9 31 (8.18%) ITIL V3
10 29 (7.65%) Migration
10 29 (7.65%) TOGAF
11 26 (6.86%) Configuration Management
12 23 (6.07%) Change Control
13 21 (5.54%) MODAF
14 16 (4.22%) DevOps
14 16 (4.22%) Software Engineering
15 15 (3.96%) Scrum
15 15 (3.96%) Six Sigma
16 13 (3.43%) Stakeholder Management
16 13 (3.43%) UML
Programming Languages
1 34 (8.97%) SQL
2 33 (8.71%) Java
3 22 (5.80%) C
4 17 (4.49%) Python
5 16 (4.22%) PL/SQL
6 15 (3.96%) Perl
7 13 (3.43%) C++
8 11 (2.90%) JavaScript
9 9 (2.37%) C#
10 8 (2.11%) PHP
10 8 (2.11%) Ruby
11 7 (1.85%) Shell Script
11 7 (1.85%) VBA
12 6 (1.58%) PowerShell
12 6 (1.58%) Scala
12 6 (1.58%) VB.NET
13 5 (1.32%) VB
14 2 (0.53%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.26%) Bourne shell
15 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 133 (35.09%) Security Cleared
2 82 (21.64%) SC Cleared
3 48 (12.66%) DV Cleared
4 45 (11.87%) ITIL Certification
5 43 (11.35%) Cisco Certification
6 32 (8.44%) Degree
7 26 (6.86%) CCNA
7 26 (6.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 24 (6.33%) CCNP
9 18 (4.75%) CISSP
10 12 (3.17%) ISEB
11 10 (2.64%) MCSE
12 9 (2.37%) MCP
13 8 (2.11%) MCDST
14 7 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
14 7 (1.85%) CISM
14 7 (1.85%) HNC
15 5 (1.32%) CISA
15 5 (1.32%) MCSA
15 5 (1.32%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (8.18%) SLA
2 19 (5.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (2.37%) ISO 9001
4 8 (2.11%) Disclosure Scotland
5 7 (1.85%) HL7
6 6 (1.58%) PCI DSS
7 4 (1.06%) JSP 440
8 3 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.53%) COBIT
9 2 (0.53%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.26%) ISO22301
10 1 (0.26%) ISO27002
10 1 (0.26%) ISO27005
10 1 (0.26%) QA
System Software
1 79 (20.84%) Active Directory
2 20 (5.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.37%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (1.58%) Docker
4 6 (1.58%) Samba
5 5 (1.32%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.06%) VMware ESX
6 4 (1.06%) XenApp
7 3 (0.79%) Snort
8 2 (0.53%) DFS Replication
8 2 (0.53%) Firmware
8 2 (0.53%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.26%) vSphere
9 1 (0.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (5.80%) SCCM
2 13 (3.43%) Nagios
2 13 (3.43%) Puppet
3 8 (2.11%) Cisco Prime
4 7 (1.85%) SCOM
5 4 (1.06%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 3 (0.79%) Nessus
6 3 (0.79%) QRadar
7 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.53%) Netcool
7 2 (0.53%) SCDPM
7 2 (0.53%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.53%) SCSM
7 2 (0.53%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.53%) WhatsUp Gold
7 2 (0.53%) WSUS
8 1 (0.26%) Control-M
8 1 (0.26%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 76 (20.05%) Microsoft
2 54 (14.25%) Cisco
3 32 (8.44%) VMware
4 22 (5.80%) CheckPoint
4 22 (5.80%) Citrix
4 22 (5.80%) Oracle
5 18 (4.75%) Remedy
6 16 (4.22%) Juniper
7 15 (3.96%) Red Hat
8 12 (3.17%) F5
9 10 (2.64%) HP
9 10 (2.64%) Lotus
10 9 (2.37%) Apple
10 9 (2.37%) SAP
11 8 (2.11%) Fortinet
11 8 (2.11%) NetApp
11 8 (2.11%) Siebel
12 6 (1.58%) Intel Security
12 6 (1.58%) Palo Alto
12 6 (1.58%) SonicWALL
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