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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 30 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing ITIL 167 239 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 5.77% 7.14% 7.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.40% 9.15% 9.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 150 147
Median daily rate £325 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £504
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 12
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.60 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.30 £37.06 £31.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.45 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+11.81% +3.12%
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
2256 2613 2414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 77.93% 78.09% 75.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1516 1744 1599
Median daily rate £400 £395 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £511 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 132 87
Median hourly rate £32.50 £39.25 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.19% +13.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.50 £15.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 26 August 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 -7 56 £295 -26.25% 10
Bristol +11 45 £250 -20.00% 12
Gloucestershire +13 28 £400 +14.28% 14
Dorset 0 11 £396 -0.93% 4
Somerset -7 10 £313 -21.87% 12
Devon -5 9 £378 +19.84% 12
Cornwall +2 1 - - 5
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 August 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.

1 132 (34.55%) Security Cleared
2 100 (26.18%) Windows
3 81 (21.20%) SC Cleared
4 74 (19.37%) Service Delivery
5 73 (19.11%) Service Management
6 70 (18.32%) Active Directory
7 66 (17.28%) Firewall
8 61 (15.97%) Microsoft
9 54 (14.14%) WAN
9 54 (14.14%) PRINCE2
9 54 (14.14%) Finance
10 53 (13.87%) Cisco
11 51 (13.35%) Project Management
12 50 (13.09%) LAN
13 47 (12.30%) ITIL Certification
14 46 (12.04%) Windows 7
15 45 (11.78%) DV Cleared
16 41 (10.73%) MS Excel
17 40 (10.47%) Problem Management
17 40 (10.47%) Agile Software Development
18 39 (10.21%) Linux
19 38 (9.95%) Telecoms
19 38 (9.95%) ITIL V3
20 37 (9.69%) Java
20 37 (9.69%) Cisco Certification
20 37 (9.69%) TCP/IP
21 36 (9.42%) Incident Management
22 35 (9.16%) Degree
22 35 (9.16%) SQL
23 34 (8.90%) Change Management

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 23 (6.02%) MS Exchange
2 19 (4.97%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.62%) Apache
3 10 (2.62%) IIS
4 9 (2.36%) Confluence
4 9 (2.36%) Skype for Business
5 8 (2.09%) IBM Notes
6 7 (1.83%) MQSeries
7 6 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (1.31%) CMS
9 3 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.26%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.26%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.26%) Moodle
10 1 (0.26%) Mule
10 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 41 (10.73%) MS Excel
2 31 (8.12%) MS Office
3 10 (2.62%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.79%) CATIA
5 3 (0.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.83%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.52%) Primavera
3 2 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.52%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.26%) Maximo
4 1 (0.26%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.14%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (3.14%) Office 365
2 10 (2.62%) IaaS
3 9 (2.36%) Amazon S3
4 8 (2.09%) SaaS
5 5 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.79%) PaaS
7 1 (0.26%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 66 (17.28%) Firewall
2 54 (14.14%) WAN
3 50 (13.09%) LAN
4 37 (9.69%) TCP/IP
5 25 (6.54%) Internet
6 22 (5.76%) VoIP
7 21 (5.50%) VPN
8 18 (4.71%) Network Security
9 16 (4.19%) BGP
9 16 (4.19%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (3.66%) Cisco Nexus
10 14 (3.66%) OSPF
11 13 (3.40%) Unified Communications
12 12 (3.14%) LDAP
13 11 (2.88%) MPLS
13 11 (2.88%) Wireless
14 9 (2.36%) Ethernet
14 9 (2.36%) IP Telephony
14 9 (2.36%) Skype
15 8 (2.09%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.45%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.14%) Big Data
3 11 (2.88%) MySQL
4 10 (2.62%) Hadoop
5 9 (2.36%) Oracle Database
5 9 (2.36%) OrientDB
5 9 (2.36%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.09%) Neo4j
6 8 (2.09%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (1.31%) MS Access
9 4 (1.05%) NonStop SQL
9 4 (1.05%) QlikView
10 2 (0.52%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.52%) DB2
10 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (2.88%) Rational DOORS
2 10 (2.62%) Jenkins
3 9 (2.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (2.36%) Bitbucket
3 9 (2.36%) JIRA
4 6 (1.57%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.52%) Selenium
7 1 (0.26%) EasyMock
7 1 (0.26%) JUnit
7 1 (0.26%) PVCS
7 1 (0.26%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.26%) TestDirector
General
1 54 (14.14%) Finance
2 38 (9.95%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.14%) Marketing
4 11 (2.88%) Retail
5 10 (2.62%) Billing
6 9 (2.36%) Banking
7 8 (2.09%) Military
8 7 (1.83%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.83%) Retail Banking
9 5 (1.31%) Electronics
9 5 (1.31%) Local Government
10 4 (1.05%) Back Office
11 1 (0.26%) Brand Awareness
11 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.26%) Law
11 1 (0.26%) Legal
11 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 92 (24.08%) Analyst
2 47 (12.30%) Support Engineer
3 28 (7.33%) Support Analyst
4 26 (6.81%) Service Analyst
5 25 (6.54%) Architect
5 25 (6.54%) Project Manager
6 23 (6.02%) Service Manager
7 22 (5.76%) Network Engineer
7 22 (5.76%) Service Desk Analyst
8 18 (4.71%) 2nd Line Support
9 17 (4.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 17 (4.45%) Consultant
10 16 (4.19%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 16 (4.19%) Delivery Manager
11 15 (3.93%) IT Manager
12 12 (3.14%) Developer
12 12 (3.14%) Services Delivery Manager
13 11 (2.88%) 3rd Line Support
13 11 (2.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 11 (2.88%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.93%) .NET
2 14 (3.66%) XML
3 10 (2.62%) CSS
3 10 (2.62%) Web Services
4 9 (2.36%) ASP.NET
5 8 (2.09%) EJB
5 8 (2.09%) HTML
5 8 (2.09%) Java EE
5 8 (2.09%) jQuery
5 8 (2.09%) JSF
5 8 (2.09%) Spring
6 7 (1.83%) J2EE
6 7 (1.83%) REST
7 5 (1.31%) Classic ASP
7 5 (1.31%) HTML5
7 5 (1.31%) SOAP
8 4 (1.05%) Middleware
8 4 (1.05%) OCX
8 4 (1.05%) WPF
8 4 (1.05%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.33%) Management Information System
2 25 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (6.54%) Data Centre
3 10 (2.62%) Cyberthreat
4 9 (2.36%) Blackberry
4 9 (2.36%) Computer Science
4 9 (2.36%) Replication
4 9 (2.36%) Wiki
5 8 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (2.09%) Handset
5 8 (2.09%) IVR
5 8 (2.09%) NHS
5 8 (2.09%) Online Banking
5 8 (2.09%) Smartphone
6 7 (1.83%) CMDB
6 7 (1.83%) Driving Licence
6 7 (1.83%) iPad
7 6 (1.57%) CESG
8 4 (1.05%) CESG CLAS
8 4 (1.05%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 100 (26.18%) Windows
2 46 (12.04%) Windows 7
3 39 (10.21%) Linux
4 26 (6.81%) Unix
5 18 (4.71%) Windows Server
6 9 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (2.09%) Solaris
7 8 (2.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (2.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (2.09%) Windows XP
8 6 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.05%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.79%) Android
10 3 (0.79%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.79%) Windows 2000
10 3 (0.79%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.79%) Windows NT
11 2 (0.52%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (19.37%) Service Delivery
2 73 (19.11%) Service Management
3 54 (14.14%) PRINCE2
4 51 (13.35%) Project Management
5 40 (10.47%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (10.47%) Problem Management
6 38 (9.95%) ITIL V3
7 36 (9.42%) Incident Management
8 34 (8.90%) Change Management
9 29 (7.59%) TOGAF
10 27 (7.07%) Configuration Management
11 23 (6.02%) Migration
12 21 (5.50%) MODAF
13 20 (5.24%) Change Control
14 18 (4.71%) DevOps
14 18 (4.71%) Software Engineering
15 16 (4.19%) Stakeholder Management
16 15 (3.93%) Business Continuity
16 15 (3.93%) Service Design
17 14 (3.66%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 37 (9.69%) Java
2 35 (9.16%) SQL
3 20 (5.24%) C
4 18 (4.71%) Python
5 16 (4.19%) Perl
5 16 (4.19%) PL/SQL
6 12 (3.14%) C++
7 10 (2.62%) Ruby
8 9 (2.36%) JavaScript
9 8 (2.09%) Scala
10 7 (1.83%) PHP
10 7 (1.83%) Shell Script
11 6 (1.57%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.57%) VB.NET
11 6 (1.57%) VBA
12 5 (1.31%) C#
12 5 (1.31%) VB
13 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.26%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.26%) Korn
Qualifications
1 132 (34.55%) Security Cleared
2 81 (21.20%) SC Cleared
3 47 (12.30%) ITIL Certification
4 45 (11.78%) DV Cleared
5 37 (9.69%) Cisco Certification
6 35 (9.16%) Degree
7 25 (6.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 24 (6.28%) CCNP
9 21 (5.50%) CCNA
10 14 (3.66%) CISSP
11 11 (2.88%) ISEB
12 10 (2.62%) MCSE
13 9 (2.36%) MCP
14 7 (1.83%) BPSS Clearance
14 7 (1.83%) MCDST
14 7 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 6 (1.57%) MCSA
16 5 (1.31%) ISTQB
16 5 (1.31%) PMI Certification
16 5 (1.31%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (8.64%) SLA
2 17 (4.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (3.14%) ISO 9001
4 8 (2.09%) Disclosure Scotland
5 7 (1.83%) HL7
6 6 (1.57%) PCI DSS
7 4 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 4 (1.05%) JSP 440
8 3 (0.79%) COBIT
8 3 (0.79%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.26%) Government Security Classifications
9 1 (0.26%) ISO22301
9 1 (0.26%) ISO27002
9 1 (0.26%) ISO27005
9 1 (0.26%) QA
System Software
1 70 (18.32%) Active Directory
2 21 (5.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.62%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (1.83%) Samba
5 6 (1.57%) Docker
5 6 (1.57%) XenApp
6 5 (1.31%) Hyper-V
7 4 (1.05%) Firmware
7 4 (1.05%) Snort
7 4 (1.05%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.79%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.52%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.52%) DFS Replication
9 2 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.52%) UAG
10 1 (0.26%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 22 (5.76%) SCCM
2 14 (3.66%) Nagios
2 14 (3.66%) Puppet
3 7 (1.83%) SCOM
4 6 (1.57%) Cisco Prime
5 4 (1.05%) 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
6 3 (0.79%) WSUS
7 2 (0.52%) Netcool
7 2 (0.52%) SCDPM
7 2 (0.52%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.52%) SCSM
7 2 (0.52%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.52%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.26%) Control-M
8 1 (0.26%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.26%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 61 (15.97%) Microsoft
2 53 (13.87%) Cisco
3 32 (8.38%) VMware
4 24 (6.28%) CheckPoint
4 24 (6.28%) Citrix
5 20 (5.24%) Oracle
6 19 (4.97%) Red Hat
7 18 (4.71%) Remedy
8 15 (3.93%) Juniper
9 13 (3.40%) F5
10 10 (2.62%) HP
10 10 (2.62%) SAP
11 9 (2.36%) NetApp
12 8 (2.09%) Fortinet
12 8 (2.09%) Lotus
12 8 (2.09%) Siebel
13 7 (1.83%) Apple
14 6 (1.57%) BT
14 6 (1.57%) CA
14 6 (1.57%) Intel Security
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