The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 6 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 62 22 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 14.73% 5.34% 4.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.44% 6.67% 6.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 17 8
Average daily rate
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£400 £238 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.42% -31.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £180 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £510 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £16.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.76 £15.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -11.72%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
319 330 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 75.77% 80.10% 73.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 256 208
Average daily rate £415 £425 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £501 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 9
Average hourly rate £13.75 £22.69 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.40% +41.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £20.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £125.00 £31.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015, 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 41 (46.59%) Security Cleared
2 30 (34.09%) SC Cleared
3 28 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 27 (30.68%) PRINCE2
5 24 (27.27%) Windows
6 18 (20.45%) Active Directory
7 16 (18.18%) MS Office
8 15 (17.05%) Service Management
9 14 (15.91%) Telecoms
9 14 (15.91%) DV Cleared
9 14 (15.91%) Data Centre
10 13 (14.77%) Project Management
11 12 (13.64%) Finance
11 12 (13.64%) MS Project
12 11 (12.50%) Service Delivery
13 10 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2013
13 10 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (10.23%) SQL
15 7 (7.95%) Linux
15 7 (7.95%) VMware
15 7 (7.95%) Configuration Management
15 7 (7.95%) Team Foundation Server
15 7 (7.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 7 (7.95%) Coaching
16 6 (6.82%) Project Planning
16 6 (6.82%) Incident Management
16 6 (6.82%) Microsoft App-V
16 6 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
16 6 (6.82%) Data Protection

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 10 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (6.82%) Lync
2 6 (6.82%) IIS
2 6 (6.82%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.68%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.14%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 16 (18.18%) MS Office
2 12 (13.64%) MS Project
3 4 (4.55%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) DHCP
1 5 (5.68%) DNS
1 5 (5.68%) Firewall
2 3 (3.41%) VPN
2 3 (3.41%) LAN
2 3 (3.41%) WAN
3 2 (2.27%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.27%) MPLS
3 2 (2.27%) OSPF
3 2 (2.27%) BGP
3 2 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.27%) Wireless
3 2 (2.27%) Network Security
3 2 (2.27%) VLAN
4 1 (1.14%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (1.14%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.14%) HSRP
4 1 (1.14%) IPsec
4 1 (1.14%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (7.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.68%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.14%) Toad
3 1 (1.14%) JIRA
General
1 14 (15.91%) Telecoms
2 12 (13.64%) Finance
3 4 (4.55%) Banking
3 4 (4.55%) Retail
4 3 (3.41%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.27%) Law
5 2 (2.27%) Back Office
6 1 (1.14%) Legal
6 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (21.59%) Analyst
2 12 (13.64%) Project Manager
3 7 (7.95%) Service Analyst
4 6 (6.82%) Business Analyst
4 6 (6.82%) Developer
4 6 (6.82%) .NET Developer
4 6 (6.82%) PMO Manager
5 5 (5.68%) Windows Engineer
5 5 (5.68%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (5.68%) Support Analyst
5 5 (5.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (4.55%) Service Manager
6 4 (4.55%) Deployment Manager
6 4 (4.55%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 4 (4.55%) Architect
6 4 (4.55%) Desktop Support
6 4 (4.55%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (3.41%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 3 (3.41%) PMO Analyst
7 3 (3.41%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.82%) .NET
1 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET
1 6 (6.82%) SOAP
1 6 (6.82%) XML
1 6 (6.82%) WPF
1 6 (6.82%) jQuery
2 5 (5.68%) XSD
2 5 (5.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.91%) Data Centre
2 10 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.55%) Client/Server
3 4 (4.55%) User Experience
4 2 (2.27%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.27%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.14%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.14%) CESG
5 1 (1.14%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (27.27%) Windows
2 10 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (7.95%) Linux
4 6 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.55%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.41%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.27%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.27%) CentOS
8 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.14%) Solaris
8 1 (1.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (30.68%) PRINCE2
2 15 (17.05%) Service Management
3 13 (14.77%) Project Management
4 11 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 7 (7.95%) Configuration Management
5 7 (7.95%) Coaching
6 6 (6.82%) Project Planning
6 6 (6.82%) Data Protection
6 6 (6.82%) MVC
6 6 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (6.82%) Incident Management
7 5 (5.68%) PRINCE
7 5 (5.68%) Change Control
7 5 (5.68%) Mentoring
8 4 (4.55%) Portfolio Management
8 4 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (4.55%) Performance Improvement
8 4 (4.55%) Test Strategy
8 4 (4.55%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (4.55%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.23%) SQL
2 6 (6.82%) VB.NET
2 6 (6.82%) C#
2 6 (6.82%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 41 (46.59%) Security Cleared
2 30 (34.09%) SC Cleared
3 14 (15.91%) DV Cleared
4 4 (4.55%) Degree
4 4 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (3.41%) CCNP
6 2 (2.27%) CCIE
6 2 (2.27%) MOS
6 2 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.14%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
7 1 (1.14%) CIPD
7 1 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.14%) PMP
7 1 (1.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.68%) SLA
3 4 (4.55%) PCI DSS
4 3 (3.41%) COBIT
5 2 (2.27%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 18 (20.45%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.82%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (5.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.55%) DFS Replication
4 4 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.14%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (5.68%) SCCM
2 4 (4.55%) SCOM
2 4 (4.55%) SCVMM
2 4 (4.55%) WSUS
2 4 (4.55%) SCOrch
2 4 (4.55%) SCSM
3 2 (2.27%) SCDPM
3 2 (2.27%) Puppet
4 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.14%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (1.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 28 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.95%) VMware
3 6 (6.82%) ArcSight
4 5 (5.68%) Cisco
5 4 (4.55%) Splunk
5 4 (4.55%) Google
5 4 (4.55%) McAfee
6 3 (3.41%) Citrix
7 2 (2.27%) Juniper
7 2 (2.27%) Websense
7 2 (2.27%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.27%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.14%) Symantec
8 1 (1.14%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.14%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.14%) Radware
8 1 (1.14%) Toshiba
8 1 (1.14%) OpenText
8 1 (1.14%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.14%) Atlassian