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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 11 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing ITIL 25 23 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 18.66% 18.11% 32.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.55% 24.21% 57.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 21 6
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£674 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+92.50% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £168 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £743 £425 £303
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.85 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-7.18% -11.11%
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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
116 95 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 86.57% 74.80% 56.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 84 18
Average daily rate £540 £388 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.35% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £745 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.31 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015, 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 24 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 22 (68.75%) ISO 9000
3 21 (65.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (62.50%) Change Control
4 20 (62.50%) Manufacturing
5 19 (59.38%) Information Security
5 19 (59.38%) UML
6 18 (56.25%) Retail
7 16 (50.00%) SOA
7 16 (50.00%) SAP
8 15 (46.88%) .NET
8 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
8 15 (46.88%) ISEB
8 15 (46.88%) .NET Framework
9 14 (43.75%) CRM
9 14 (43.75%) GIS
10 13 (40.63%) CMS
10 13 (40.63%) Management Information System
10 13 (40.63%) Workflow
10 13 (40.63%) Content Management
10 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (40.63%) C#
10 13 (40.63%) VB
10 13 (40.63%) Web Services
10 13 (40.63%) Security Cleared
11 10 (31.25%) SC Cleared
12 5 (15.63%) Migration
13 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (12.50%) Project Management
13 4 (12.50%) DV Cleared

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 13 (40.63%) CMS
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.13%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (3.13%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) assyst
2 1 (3.13%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) SAN
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) Network Security
2 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
General
1 20 (62.50%) Manufacturing
2 18 (56.25%) Retail
3 3 (9.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Architect
2 21 (65.63%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (9.38%) Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Data Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Security Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.13%) Service Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Information Architect
5 1 (3.13%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Test Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Security Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Environment Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Lead Architect
5 1 (3.13%) Customer Services Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Test Environment Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Lead Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (46.88%) .NET
1 15 (46.88%) .NET Framework
2 13 (40.63%) Web Services
3 2 (6.25%) JSP
4 1 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) GIS
2 13 (40.63%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.38%) Data Extraction
3 3 (9.38%) Data Structures
4 2 (6.25%) RMADS
5 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.13%) Replication
5 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 20 (62.50%) Change Control
3 19 (59.38%) UML
3 19 (59.38%) Information Security
4 16 (50.00%) SOA
5 14 (43.75%) CRM
6 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (40.63%) Workflow
6 13 (40.63%) Content Management
7 5 (15.63%) Migration
8 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (12.50%) Project Management
8 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
8 4 (12.50%) Supplier Management
8 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
9 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
9 3 (9.38%) Data Mapping
9 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (9.38%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) C#
1 13 (40.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) ISEB
2 13 (40.63%) Security Cleared
3 10 (31.25%) SC Cleared
4 4 (12.50%) DV Cleared
5 2 (6.25%) CISSP
5 2 (6.25%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (68.75%) ISO 9000
2 21 (65.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (9.38%) Data Quality
4 2 (6.25%) SLA
5 1 (3.13%) ISO 14001
5 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
5 1 (3.13%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) VMware Workstation
1 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
1 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) SAP
2 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.38%) VMware
4 1 (3.13%) Veeam
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco