The first table below looks at the demand for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Swindon region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 23 21 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Contract jobs citing ITIL 26 17 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 5.86% 6.30% 8.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.49% 7.91% 12.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 23
Average daily rate £375 £400 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +68.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £325 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £440 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £334 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.29% +2.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £18.40 £16.16
% change year-on-year
-10.32% +13.86%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
347 215 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 78.15% 79.63% 69.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 176 189
Average daily rate £413 £423 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.36% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 6
Average hourly rate £23.00 £13.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.37% +12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
ITIL
Wiltshire

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL across the Swindon region.

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Swindon region.

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 20 (48.78%) Finance
2 13 (31.71%) MS Office
3 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
4 11 (26.83%) PRINCE2
5 10 (24.39%) Service Management
5 10 (24.39%) ITIL V3
6 9 (21.95%) ITSM
7 8 (19.51%) Windows
7 8 (19.51%) Incident Management
7 8 (19.51%) Content Management
8 7 (17.07%) SLA
9 6 (14.63%) ColdFusion
9 6 (14.63%) Eclipse
9 6 (14.63%) ISO 9001
9 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
9 6 (14.63%) CMS
9 6 (14.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (14.63%) Demand Management
9 6 (14.63%) Hudson
9 6 (14.63%) Git (software)
9 6 (14.63%) Jenkins
10 5 (12.20%) Banking
10 5 (12.20%) SAP
10 5 (12.20%) Windows XP
10 5 (12.20%) Project Management
10 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
11 4 (9.76%) Mac OS X
11 4 (9.76%) CSS
11 4 (9.76%) HTML
11 4 (9.76%) XHTML

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 6 (14.63%) ColdFusion
1 6 (14.63%) CMS
2 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (31.71%) MS Office
2 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) SAP EBP
1 2 (4.88%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) VLAN
1 1 (2.44%) Network Security
1 1 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (2.44%) RIP
1 1 (2.44%) ATM
1 1 (2.44%) LAN
1 1 (2.44%) WAN
1 1 (2.44%) OSPF
1 1 (2.44%) EIGRP
1 1 (2.44%) Frame Relay
1 1 (2.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Eclipse
1 6 (14.63%) Hudson
1 6 (14.63%) Git (software)
1 6 (14.63%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.88%) LSMW
General
1 20 (48.78%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Banking
3 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.88%) Publishing
5 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Retail
5 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Analyst
2 7 (17.07%) Support Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) Service Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) Consultant
3 4 (9.76%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Senior Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Team Leader
5 2 (4.88%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Problem Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Senior IT Project Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 1 (2.44%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Web Support Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) SAP Support
6 1 (2.44%) Project Officer
6 1 (2.44%) Service Management Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Web Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Senior Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) CSS
1 4 (9.76%) HTML
1 4 (9.76%) XHTML
1 4 (9.76%) HTML5
1 4 (9.76%) CSS3
2 2 (4.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Open Source
2 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.88%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.88%) CMDB
4 1 (2.44%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Windows XP
3 4 (9.76%) Mac OS X
3 4 (9.76%) Apple iOS
3 4 (9.76%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) PRINCE2
2 10 (24.39%) Service Management
2 10 (24.39%) ITIL V3
3 9 (21.95%) ITSM
4 8 (19.51%) Incident Management
4 8 (19.51%) Content Management
5 6 (14.63%) Demand Management
6 5 (12.20%) Project Management
6 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
7 4 (9.76%) Release Management
8 3 (7.32%) ITIL V2
8 3 (7.32%) Programme Management
8 3 (7.32%) Cyber Security
9 2 (4.88%) Risk Management
9 2 (4.88%) Six Sigma
9 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (4.88%) Business Analysis
9 2 (4.88%) Lean Six Sigma
9 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
9 2 (4.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.32%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.88%) MOS
3 1 (2.44%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.44%) CCNP
3 1 (2.44%) CCNA
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) SLA
2 6 (14.63%) ISO 9001
2 6 (14.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.44%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Control-M
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.20%) SAP
3 2 (4.88%) ServiceNow
3 2 (4.88%) Unisys
3 2 (4.88%) HP
3 2 (4.88%) Cisco
3 2 (4.88%) IBM
4 1 (2.44%) Fujitsu
4 1 (2.44%) Compaq
4 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
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