The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 22 10 3
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Contract jobs citing ITIL 10 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 9.43% 13.73% 41.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.89% 21.21% 60.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £171 £337
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+89.78% -49.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £168 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £215 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £17.53
% change year-on-year
- -14.43%
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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 Taunton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
72 33 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 67.92% 64.71% 67.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 19 11
Average daily rate £325 £375 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +9.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £300 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Average hourly rate £15.25 £19.30 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.98% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

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

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 18 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 15 (41.67%) Business Analysis
4 14 (38.89%) SAP
5 12 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 10 (27.78%) Migration
7 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 9 (25.00%) Windows
7 9 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (25.00%) Test Scripting
8 8 (22.22%) RMADS
8 8 (22.22%) Data Extraction
8 8 (22.22%) OWASP
8 8 (22.22%) CEH
8 8 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (22.22%) SOA
8 8 (22.22%) ISO 9000
8 8 (22.22%) CISSP
8 8 (22.22%) SAP SD
8 8 (22.22%) Risk Management
8 8 (22.22%) IaaS
8 8 (22.22%) Data Structures
9 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
9 7 (19.44%) SQL
9 7 (19.44%) Manufacturing
9 7 (19.44%) Data Migration
10 6 (16.67%) DV Cleared
10 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (16.67%) SAN

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Office
2 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (22.22%) SAP SD
2 4 (11.11%) assyst
3 2 (5.56%) SAP HR
3 2 (5.56%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (5.56%) Internet
3 1 (2.78%) LAN
3 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.78%) Selenium
1 1 (2.78%) SpecFlow
1 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (19.44%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.33%) Back Office
3 2 (5.56%) Front Office
4 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) Architect
3 8 (22.22%) Business Analyst
4 7 (19.44%) Security Architect
5 6 (16.67%) Data Analyst
6 5 (13.89%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (11.11%) Lead Security Architect
7 4 (11.11%) SAP Business Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) Configuration Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) Lead Architect
7 4 (11.11%) Information Architect
8 3 (8.33%) SAP Analyst
9 2 (5.56%) Service Manager
9 2 (5.56%) Data Manager
9 2 (5.56%) Data Architect
9 2 (5.56%) Support Technician
9 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
9 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (5.56%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) JSP
1 1 (2.78%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) RMADS
1 8 (22.22%) Data Extraction
1 8 (22.22%) Data Structures
2 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Clustering
4 1 (2.78%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (8.33%) UNIX
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 15 (41.67%) Business Analysis
3 10 (27.78%) Migration
4 9 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 8 (22.22%) OWASP
5 8 (22.22%) SOA
5 8 (22.22%) Risk Management
6 7 (19.44%) Data Migration
7 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (16.67%) Service Delivery
8 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (13.89%) Information Assurance
8 5 (13.89%) Data Mapping
9 4 (11.11%) Data Architecture
9 4 (11.11%) Service Management
9 4 (11.11%) Change Management
10 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (8.33%) Quality Management
10 3 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.78%) C
3 1 (2.78%) C#
3 1 (2.78%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 12 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 8 (22.22%) CEH
3 8 (22.22%) CISSP
4 6 (16.67%) DV Cleared
5 4 (11.11%) MCITP
5 4 (11.11%) MCSE
5 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (8.33%) MCP
7 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (2.78%) ISEB
8 1 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (22.22%) ISO 9000
2 3 (8.33%) SLA
2 3 (8.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.78%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.56%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) SAP
2 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.89%) Citrix
4 4 (11.11%) HP
5 3 (8.33%) VMware
5 3 (8.33%) Oracle
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco