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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 20 20 28
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs citing ITIL 242 222 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 7.23% 7.02% 5.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.56% 9.62% 7.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 141 59
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£395 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.93% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 14
Average hourly rate £16.50 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £10.55 £12.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.47 £31.80 £118.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.32 £15.77 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -9.88%
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
2532 2308 1598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.70% 72.99% 72.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1697 1522 1050
Average daily rate £400 £395 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +6.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 89 71
Average hourly rate £39.25 £34.85 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.62% +54.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £16.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 August 2015.

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 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +11 111 £400 - 31
Somerset -5 32 £400 -11.11% 6
Bristol +3 26 £300 -20.00% 38
Gloucestershire -15 23 £350 -12.50% 14
Devon -7 21 £325 +8.33% 5
Dorset 0 9 £375 -11.76% 5
Cornwall -2 3 - - 1
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing ITIL 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.

1 144 (35.21%) Security Cleared
2 114 (27.87%) Windows
3 94 (22.98%) PRINCE2
3 94 (22.98%) Microsoft
4 84 (20.54%) SC Cleared
5 69 (16.87%) Service Delivery
6 68 (16.63%) Service Management
7 60 (14.67%) Active Directory
8 58 (14.18%) Project Management
9 54 (13.20%) Agile Software Development
10 51 (12.47%) DV Cleared
11 47 (11.49%) MS Office
12 46 (11.25%) Finance
13 45 (11.00%) Change Management
13 45 (11.00%) SQL
14 41 (10.02%) Cisco
15 39 (9.54%) ITIL Certification
16 38 (9.29%) WAN
17 37 (9.05%) SLA
17 37 (9.05%) .NET
18 36 (8.80%) Oracle
18 36 (8.80%) SharePoint
18 36 (8.80%) Windows Server 2008
19 35 (8.56%) Firewall
19 35 (8.56%) Configuration Management
20 34 (8.31%) C#
20 34 (8.31%) LAN
21 33 (8.07%) Telecoms
22 31 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
23 30 (7.33%) Data Centre

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing ITIL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (8.80%) SharePoint
2 28 (6.85%) MS Exchange
3 22 (5.38%) IIS
4 19 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (3.42%) CMS
6 12 (2.93%) Lync
7 8 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (1.71%) JBoss
8 7 (1.71%) Tomcat
9 6 (1.47%) Apache
10 5 (1.22%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.49%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (0.49%) nginx
13 1 (0.24%) Confluence
13 1 (0.24%) K2 blackpearl
13 1 (0.24%) NServiceBus
13 1 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 47 (11.49%) MS Office
2 26 (6.36%) MS Excel
3 19 (4.65%) MS Project
4 6 (1.47%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 5 (1.22%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.24%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.24%) Summit
3 1 (0.24%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.44%) Office 365
2 3 (0.73%) Symantec.cloud
2 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.24%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 38 (9.29%) WAN
2 35 (8.56%) Firewall
3 34 (8.31%) LAN
4 27 (6.60%) DNS
5 21 (5.13%) DHCP
6 17 (4.16%) TCP/IP
7 16 (3.91%) VPN
8 12 (2.93%) SAN
8 12 (2.93%) VLAN
9 11 (2.69%) Cisco PIX
9 11 (2.69%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (2.44%) Network Security
10 10 (2.44%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (2.20%) MPLS
11 9 (2.20%) OSPF
11 9 (2.20%) BGP
12 8 (1.96%) Internet
13 7 (1.71%) VoIP
14 6 (1.47%) Wireless
15 5 (1.22%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (7.09%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.67%) MySQL
3 9 (2.20%) MongoDB
4 7 (1.71%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.47%) Oracle Database
5 6 (1.47%) RDBMS
5 6 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (0.98%) Ingres
6 4 (0.98%) Informix
7 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.24%) SQLite
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.24%) DB2
8 1 (0.24%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 19 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (2.44%) Oracle APEX
3 7 (1.71%) Visual Studio
4 5 (1.22%) Maven
4 5 (1.22%) Ant
5 4 (0.98%) JIRA
5 4 (0.98%) Bugzilla
5 4 (0.98%) Subversion
6 3 (0.73%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.49%) Rational Rose
8 1 (0.24%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.24%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.24%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.24%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.24%) Artifactory
General
1 46 (11.25%) Finance
2 33 (8.07%) Telecoms
3 26 (6.36%) Retail
4 21 (5.13%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.20%) Back Office
6 7 (1.71%) Banking
7 6 (1.47%) Marketing
8 5 (1.22%) Billing
8 5 (1.22%) Electronics
9 4 (0.98%) Law
9 4 (0.98%) Legal
10 3 (0.73%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.49%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.24%) Military
Job Titles
1 60 (14.67%) Analyst
2 50 (12.22%) Project Manager
3 38 (9.29%) Service Manager
4 34 (8.31%) Architect
5 22 (5.38%) Solutions Architect
6 21 (5.13%) Developer
7 20 (4.89%) Administrator
8 19 (4.65%) Consultant
9 17 (4.16%) Support Analyst
9 17 (4.16%) Service Analyst
9 17 (4.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 16 (3.91%) Applications Support
11 15 (3.67%) Service Desk Analyst
12 14 (3.42%) Delivery Manager
12 14 (3.42%) Services Delivery Manager
12 14 (3.42%) Support Engineer
13 13 (3.18%) .NET Developer
13 13 (3.18%) IT Project Manager
13 13 (3.18%) Infrastructure Manager
14 12 (2.93%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (9.05%) .NET
2 21 (5.13%) .NET Framework
3 19 (4.65%) HTML
4 18 (4.40%) Web Services
5 17 (4.16%) ASP.NET
6 7 (1.71%) SOAP
6 7 (1.71%) J2EE
6 7 (1.71%) XML
6 7 (1.71%) Java EE
6 7 (1.71%) Drools
7 6 (1.47%) WPF
7 6 (1.47%) jQuery
8 5 (1.22%) XSD
8 5 (1.22%) CSS
9 3 (0.73%) Application Packaging
9 3 (0.73%) Middleware
10 2 (0.49%) CGI
11 1 (0.24%) Ajax
11 1 (0.24%) JDBC
11 1 (0.24%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (7.33%) Data Centre
3 23 (5.62%) Management Information System
4 14 (3.42%) GIS
5 8 (1.96%) Replication
6 7 (1.71%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.47%) NHS
7 6 (1.47%) User Experience
8 5 (1.22%) Statistics
8 5 (1.22%) DTV
9 4 (0.98%) Blackberry
9 4 (0.98%) IVR
10 3 (0.73%) Thin Client
10 3 (0.73%) Fat Client
10 3 (0.73%) EMC VMAX
11 2 (0.49%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.49%) iSeries
11 2 (0.49%) Smart Meter
11 2 (0.49%) CMDB
11 2 (0.49%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 114 (27.87%) Windows
2 36 (8.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (7.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (6.36%) Linux
4 26 (6.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (6.11%) Windows 7
6 18 (4.40%) Windows XP
7 10 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (2.20%) UNIX
9 4 (0.98%) Solaris
10 2 (0.49%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.49%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.49%) CentOS
11 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.24%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.24%) OS/400
11 1 (0.24%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (22.98%) PRINCE2
2 69 (16.87%) Service Delivery
3 68 (16.63%) Service Management
4 58 (14.18%) Project Management
5 54 (13.20%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (11.00%) Change Management
7 35 (8.56%) Configuration Management
8 29 (7.09%) Incident Management
8 29 (7.09%) Problem Management
9 25 (6.11%) Change Control
10 24 (5.87%) UML
11 23 (5.62%) CRM
11 23 (5.62%) Information Security
12 22 (5.38%) Stakeholder Management
12 22 (5.38%) Mentoring
13 21 (5.13%) ITSM
14 20 (4.89%) SOA
15 19 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
16 18 (4.40%) Migration
17 17 (4.16%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 45 (11.00%) SQL
2 34 (8.31%) C#
3 18 (4.40%) Java
4 17 (4.16%) C++
5 16 (3.91%) JavaScript
6 15 (3.67%) VB
7 14 (3.42%) Shell Script
8 10 (2.44%) Python
8 10 (2.44%) Perl
9 9 (2.20%) Ruby
10 7 (1.71%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.47%) VB.NET
12 5 (1.22%) C
13 4 (0.98%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.49%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.49%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.24%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.24%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 144 (35.21%) Security Cleared
2 84 (20.54%) SC Cleared
3 51 (12.47%) DV Cleared
4 39 (9.54%) ITIL Certification
5 23 (5.62%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (5.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 19 (4.65%) Degree
8 14 (3.42%) ISEB
9 13 (3.18%) CCNP
10 12 (2.93%) CCNA
10 12 (2.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 9 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (1.71%) MCSA
13 6 (1.47%) CCIE
13 6 (1.47%) ISTQB
14 5 (1.22%) APMP
14 5 (1.22%) MCSE
14 5 (1.22%) CISSP
14 5 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 4 (0.98%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (9.05%) SLA
2 24 (5.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (4.16%) ISO 9000
4 6 (1.47%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.98%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.73%) COBIT
6 3 (0.73%) QA
7 1 (0.24%) HL7
7 1 (0.24%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.24%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 60 (14.67%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.67%) Hyper-V
3 13 (3.18%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (2.93%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (1.71%) ISA Server
7 6 (1.47%) DFS Replication
8 4 (0.98%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.73%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (0.73%) Firmware
9 3 (0.73%) SRDF
10 2 (0.49%) vSphere
10 2 (0.49%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.49%) vCloud
11 1 (0.24%) Xen
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 17 (4.16%) SCOM
2 13 (3.18%) SCCM
3 9 (2.20%) Puppet
4 8 (1.96%) SCOrch
5 7 (1.71%) WSUS
6 6 (1.47%) SCVMM
6 6 (1.47%) CA Single Sign-On
6 6 (1.47%) SCSM
7 4 (0.98%) SCDPM
7 4 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.98%) yum
7 4 (0.98%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.73%) OpenView
8 3 (0.73%) CiscoWorks
8 3 (0.73%) Cisco IPCC
8 3 (0.73%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.73%) ZABBIX
8 3 (0.73%) Cisco UCCE
8 3 (0.73%) logstash
9 2 (0.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 94 (22.98%) Microsoft
2 41 (10.02%) Cisco
3 36 (8.80%) Oracle
4 27 (6.60%) VMware
5 22 (5.38%) SAP
6 21 (5.13%) Citrix
7 15 (3.67%) IBM
8 10 (2.44%) CheckPoint
8 10 (2.44%) ArcSight
9 9 (2.20%) OpenText
9 9 (2.20%) Juniper
10 8 (1.96%) HP
10 8 (1.96%) Red Hat
10 8 (1.96%) McAfee
11 7 (1.71%) CA
11 7 (1.71%) F5
12 5 (1.22%) Capita
12 5 (1.22%) SolarWinds
12 5 (1.22%) Radware
12 5 (1.22%) Dell
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