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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 12 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing ITIL 17 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 13.71% 20.00% 30.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.17% 24.49% 41.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 1
Average daily rate
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£425 £200 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+112.50% +11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £17.15 £15.38
% change year-on-year
-8.04% +11.54%
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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
99 49 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 79.84% 81.67% 72.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 30 13
Average daily rate £400 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £264 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.30 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.32% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +3.44%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 32 (59.26%) Security Cleared
2 23 (42.59%) SC Cleared
2 23 (42.59%) Microsoft
3 20 (37.04%) PRINCE2
3 20 (37.04%) Service Management
3 20 (37.04%) User Acceptance Testing
4 17 (31.48%) Windows
5 16 (29.63%) SAP
6 15 (27.78%) Business Analysis
7 14 (25.93%) Test Scripting
7 14 (25.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 12 (22.22%) Service Delivery
9 11 (20.37%) Windows 7
10 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (16.67%) Management Information System
11 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 9 (16.67%) MCP
12 8 (14.81%) SLA
12 8 (14.81%) ISEB
12 8 (14.81%) SAP SD
12 8 (14.81%) ISTQB
12 8 (14.81%) Software Testing
12 8 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (14.81%) Back Office
12 8 (14.81%) Risk Management
12 8 (14.81%) VMware
12 8 (14.81%) Test Management
12 8 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 7 (12.96%) Citrix

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (7.41%) MS Exchange
1 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Office
1 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (14.81%) SAP SD
2 4 (7.41%) assyst
3 2 (3.70%) SAP HR
3 2 (3.70%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) IaaS
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) SAN
2 3 (5.56%) Internet
2 3 (5.56%) LAN
2 3 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.85%) VoIP
3 1 (1.85%) Nortel Meridian
3 1 (1.85%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.85%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.70%) Selenium
3 1 (1.85%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.85%) MSI
General
1 8 (14.81%) Back Office
2 7 (12.96%) Front Office
3 6 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.70%) Finance
5 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (35.19%) Analyst
2 9 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 7 (12.96%) Architect
3 7 (12.96%) Service Manager
4 6 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Test Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Network Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Network Support Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Network Support
5 5 (9.26%) Security Architect
5 5 (9.26%) Transition Manager
5 5 (9.26%) Lead Network Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Service Transition Manager
6 4 (7.41%) SAP Business Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Configuration Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Change Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Business Change Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) Web Services
2 1 (1.85%) Gherkin
2 1 (1.85%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 6 (11.11%) Statistics
2 6 (11.11%) RMADS
3 5 (9.26%) Data Extraction
3 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.26%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.70%) CMDB
4 2 (3.70%) GIS
5 1 (1.85%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.85%) Handset
5 1 (1.85%) Clustering
5 1 (1.85%) IVR
5 1 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (31.48%) Windows
2 11 (20.37%) Windows 7
3 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.56%) UNIX
5 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.04%) PRINCE2
1 20 (37.04%) Service Management
1 20 (37.04%) User Acceptance Testing
2 15 (27.78%) Business Analysis
3 14 (25.93%) Test Scripting
4 12 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 8 (14.81%) Risk Management
5 8 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (14.81%) Test Management
5 8 (14.81%) Software Testing
6 6 (11.11%) Project Management
6 6 (11.11%) ITSM
6 6 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
6 6 (11.11%) Workflow
6 6 (11.11%) Change Management
6 6 (11.11%) SOA
6 6 (11.11%) OWASP
6 6 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (9.26%) Data Migration
7 5 (9.26%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.96%) SQL
2 5 (9.26%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.70%) C
4 1 (1.85%) C#
4 1 (1.85%) R
Qualifications
1 32 (59.26%) Security Cleared
2 23 (42.59%) SC Cleared
3 14 (25.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (16.67%) MCP
6 8 (14.81%) ISEB
6 8 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (14.81%) ISTQB
7 6 (11.11%) CISSP
7 6 (11.11%) CEH
8 5 (9.26%) DV Cleared
9 4 (7.41%) MCITP
9 4 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (7.41%) MCSE
10 1 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) SLA
2 6 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (11.11%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.85%) JSP 440
System Software
1 8 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (3.70%) XenApp
3 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) SCCM
1 1 (1.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (42.59%) Microsoft
2 16 (29.63%) SAP
3 8 (14.81%) VMware
4 7 (12.96%) Citrix
5 4 (7.41%) HP
6 3 (5.56%) Oracle
7 2 (3.70%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.85%) Altiris
8 1 (1.85%) Nortel
8 1 (1.85%) Cisco
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