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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 22 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing ITIL 212 178 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 7.25% 5.96% 7.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.28% 7.77% 9.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 109 143
Median daily rate £350 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 33
Median hourly rate £11.42 £13.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.44% -22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.55 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £38.90 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
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
2285 2290 2383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.17% 76.67% 79.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1493 1517 1570
Median daily rate £393 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.87% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 97 124
Median hourly rate £41.50 £37.00 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.16% +9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £16.65 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 25 May 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 -2 54 £320 -8.57% 7
Bristol +8 52 £350 +16.66% 24
Gloucestershire +5 36 £375 -20.63% 16
Dorset +4 28 £393 +15.44% 5
Somerset +8 18 £308 -25.45% 9
Devon -5 6 £375 +50.00% 4
Cornwall +4 2 £215 -36.29%
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 139 (30.96%) Security Cleared
2 115 (25.61%) Windows
3 101 (22.49%) Service Delivery
4 95 (21.16%) Active Directory
5 94 (20.94%) Service Management
6 88 (19.60%) Microsoft
7 80 (17.82%) Finance
8 76 (16.93%) SC Cleared
9 72 (16.04%) ITIL Certification
10 66 (14.70%) VMware
11 64 (14.25%) Agile Software Development
12 61 (13.59%) Firewall
13 58 (12.92%) Project Management
13 58 (12.92%) Cisco
14 57 (12.69%) PRINCE2
15 55 (12.25%) Incident Management
16 54 (12.03%) Problem Management
17 53 (11.80%) ITIL V3
18 52 (11.58%) VMware Infrastructure
19 49 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
19 49 (10.91%) WAN
20 47 (10.47%) LAN
20 47 (10.47%) Linux
21 41 (9.13%) MS Exchange
22 40 (8.91%) Change Management
23 39 (8.69%) DV Cleared
24 38 (8.46%) SLA
24 38 (8.46%) MS Excel
25 37 (8.24%) Telecoms
25 37 (8.24%) Data Centre

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 41 (9.13%) MS Exchange
2 19 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (3.12%) Apache
3 14 (3.12%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (2.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 12 (2.67%) IBM Notes
4 12 (2.67%) Skype for Business
5 11 (2.45%) Confluence
6 9 (2.00%) IIS
7 8 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (1.78%) SharePoint
8 7 (1.56%) IBM Domino
9 6 (1.34%) MQSeries
10 5 (1.11%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.67%) Apache Pig
11 3 (0.67%) JBoss
11 3 (0.67%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.45%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.45%) Node.js
Applications
1 38 (8.46%) MS Excel
2 31 (6.90%) MS Office
3 9 (2.00%) MS Project
4 8 (1.78%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.11%) Acrobat
6 4 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.11%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.45%) ResourceLink
3 2 (0.45%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.22%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 26 (5.79%) Office 365
2 9 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.34%) IaaS
5 2 (0.45%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.22%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.22%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.22%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 61 (13.59%) Firewall
2 49 (10.91%) WAN
3 47 (10.47%) LAN
4 35 (7.80%) TCP/IP
5 32 (7.13%) Internet
6 19 (4.23%) VoIP
7 18 (4.01%) DNS
7 18 (4.01%) VPN
8 17 (3.79%) Network Security
9 16 (3.56%) DHCP
9 16 (3.56%) SAN
10 15 (3.34%) LDAP
10 15 (3.34%) Unified Communications
11 14 (3.12%) IP Telephony
11 14 (3.12%) Skype
12 13 (2.90%) Wireless
13 12 (2.67%) Ethernet
14 11 (2.45%) BGP
14 11 (2.45%) HTTP
15 10 (2.23%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (4.23%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.45%) OrientDB
2 11 (2.45%) Relational Database
3 10 (2.23%) MySQL
4 9 (2.00%) Big Data
4 9 (2.00%) Neo4j
4 9 (2.00%) Oracle Database
4 9 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (1.11%) Hadoop
5 5 (1.11%) QlikView
6 4 (0.89%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.67%) MS Access
8 2 (0.45%) Apache Accumulo
8 2 (0.45%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.45%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.22%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.22%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 16 (3.56%) Jenkins
2 12 (2.67%) JIRA
3 11 (2.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 11 (2.45%) Bitbucket
4 9 (2.00%) Cucumber
5 8 (1.78%) Capybara
6 7 (1.56%) Rational DOORS
7 6 (1.34%) Visual Studio
8 5 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.67%) Selenium
10 2 (0.45%) EasyMock
10 2 (0.45%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.45%) JUnit
10 2 (0.45%) Travis CI
General
1 80 (17.82%) Finance
2 37 (8.24%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.34%) Billing
4 6 (1.34%) Back Office
4 6 (1.34%) Banking
5 5 (1.11%) Local Government
5 5 (1.11%) Marketing
6 4 (0.89%) Electronics
6 4 (0.89%) Financial Institution
6 4 (0.89%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.67%) Military
7 3 (0.67%) Publishing
8 2 (0.45%) Retail
9 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.22%) Brand Awareness
9 1 (0.22%) Front Office
9 1 (0.22%) Legal
9 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 74 (16.48%) Analyst
2 44 (9.80%) Support Engineer
3 30 (6.68%) Architect
4 26 (5.79%) Service Manager
5 24 (5.35%) Project Manager
6 18 (4.01%) Consultant
7 17 (3.79%) Coordinator
7 17 (3.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 16 (3.56%) Desktop Support
8 16 (3.56%) Developer
8 16 (3.56%) Support Analyst
9 13 (2.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 13 (2.90%) 2nd Line Support
9 13 (2.90%) 3rd Line Support
9 13 (2.90%) IT Manager
9 13 (2.90%) Network Engineer
9 13 (2.90%) Service Analyst
9 13 (2.90%) Test Analyst
10 12 (2.67%) Delivery Manager
10 12 (2.67%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.45%) Web Services
2 9 (2.00%) EJB
2 9 (2.00%) Gherkin
2 9 (2.00%) Java EE
2 9 (2.00%) JSF
2 9 (2.00%) Spring
3 8 (1.78%) J2EE
3 8 (1.78%) REST
3 8 (1.78%) XML
4 7 (1.56%) .NET
4 7 (1.56%) ASP.NET
5 6 (1.34%) SOAP
6 4 (0.89%) CSS
6 4 (0.89%) jQuery
6 4 (0.89%) OCX
6 4 (0.89%) WPF
6 4 (0.89%) XSD
7 3 (0.67%) Classic ASP
7 3 (0.67%) EDI
8 2 (0.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (8.24%) Data Centre
3 28 (6.24%) Management Information System
4 23 (5.12%) Replication
5 21 (4.68%) Computer Science
6 14 (3.12%) Blackberry
7 11 (2.45%) Wiki
8 9 (2.00%) Fat Client
8 9 (2.00%) Thin Client
8 9 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
9 8 (1.78%) Handset
9 8 (1.78%) IVR
10 7 (1.56%) Cyberthreat
10 7 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.34%) iPad
12 5 (1.11%) Clustering
12 5 (1.11%) NHS
13 4 (0.89%) Client/Server
13 4 (0.89%) CMDB
13 4 (0.89%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 115 (25.61%) Windows
2 47 (10.47%) Linux
3 31 (6.90%) Windows 7
4 29 (6.46%) Windows Server
5 27 (6.01%) Unix
6 19 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (3.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (3.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (3.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (3.34%) Windows XP
10 7 (1.56%) Apple iOS
10 7 (1.56%) Solaris
11 6 (1.34%) Oracle Linux
11 6 (1.34%) Windows 2000
12 5 (1.11%) Windows Vista
13 4 (0.89%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.67%) Android
15 2 (0.45%) CentOS
16 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (22.49%) Service Delivery
2 94 (20.94%) Service Management
3 64 (14.25%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (12.92%) Project Management
5 57 (12.69%) PRINCE2
6 55 (12.25%) Incident Management
7 54 (12.03%) Problem Management
8 53 (11.80%) ITIL V3
9 40 (8.91%) Change Management
10 32 (7.13%) Migration
11 27 (6.01%) ITSM
12 24 (5.35%) Stakeholder Management
13 23 (5.12%) Capacity Management
14 22 (4.90%) Business Continuity
14 22 (4.90%) Disaster Recovery
15 21 (4.68%) Scrum
15 21 (4.68%) Service Design
16 19 (4.23%) Process Improvement
16 19 (4.23%) TOGAF
17 17 (3.79%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (8.02%) Java
2 24 (5.35%) SQL
3 21 (4.68%) Ruby
4 19 (4.23%) Python
5 13 (2.90%) Perl
5 13 (2.90%) PowerShell
6 12 (2.67%) C
7 10 (2.23%) Scala
8 9 (2.00%) PL/SQL
9 7 (1.56%) Bash Shell
10 6 (1.34%) Shell Script
10 6 (1.34%) VB
11 5 (1.11%) C#
12 4 (0.89%) AWK
12 4 (0.89%) JavaScript
12 4 (0.89%) PHP
12 4 (0.89%) sed
12 4 (0.89%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.67%) VBA
14 2 (0.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 139 (30.96%) Security Cleared
2 76 (16.93%) SC Cleared
3 72 (16.04%) ITIL Certification
4 39 (8.69%) DV Cleared
5 36 (8.02%) Degree
6 31 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 28 (6.24%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (4.45%) CCNP
9 16 (3.56%) MCSE
10 15 (3.34%) CCNA
11 12 (2.67%) CISSP
12 10 (2.23%) MCP
12 10 (2.23%) MCSA
12 10 (2.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 9 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 7 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
14 7 (1.56%) ISEB
14 7 (1.56%) ISTQB
14 7 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 7 (1.56%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (8.46%) SLA
2 18 (4.01%) ISO 9001
3 15 (3.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.78%) Disclosure Scotland
5 7 (1.56%) PCI DSS
6 6 (1.34%) HL7
6 6 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 4 (0.89%) COBIT
7 4 (0.89%) ISO22301
7 4 (0.89%) ISO27002
7 4 (0.89%) ISO27005
8 3 (0.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 2 (0.45%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.22%) Government Security Classifications
10 1 (0.22%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.22%) QA
System Software
1 95 (21.16%) Active Directory
2 52 (11.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (3.79%) vSphere
4 16 (3.56%) VMware ESX
5 15 (3.34%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (2.90%) Hyper-V
7 11 (2.45%) XenApp
8 10 (2.23%) Firmware
8 10 (2.23%) Samba
9 6 (1.34%) Docker
10 5 (1.11%) vCloud
10 5 (1.11%) XenDesktop
11 4 (0.89%) BitLocker
11 4 (0.89%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.89%) UAG
12 2 (0.45%) NFS
12 2 (0.45%) Snort
13 1 (0.22%) HDFS
13 1 (0.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (4.45%) Puppet
2 16 (3.56%) SCCM
3 13 (2.90%) Nagios
4 12 (2.67%) NetBackup
5 7 (1.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 6 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (1.34%) WSUS
7 5 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (0.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 3 (0.67%) Windows Intune
10 2 (0.45%) Ansible
10 2 (0.45%) Kibana
10 2 (0.45%) logstash
10 2 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.45%) RSA enVision
10 2 (0.45%) SCOM
10 2 (0.45%) vMotion
10 2 (0.45%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 88 (19.60%) Microsoft
2 66 (14.70%) VMware
3 58 (12.92%) Cisco
4 36 (8.02%) Citrix
5 28 (6.24%) Oracle
5 28 (6.24%) Red Hat
6 27 (6.01%) NetApp
7 26 (5.79%) CheckPoint
8 23 (5.12%) HP
9 14 (3.12%) Juniper
10 13 (2.90%) Remedy
11 12 (2.67%) Lotus
12 11 (2.45%) Apple
12 11 (2.45%) F5
13 10 (2.23%) BMC
13 10 (2.23%) Dell
13 10 (2.23%) Sophos
14 8 (1.78%) Nokia
14 8 (1.78%) SAP
14 8 (1.78%) SolarWinds
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