The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 54 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 14 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.86% - 0.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.96% - 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£246 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £21.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-28.23% +32.81%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Qualifications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
282 186 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 37.40% 26.84% 34.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 99 73
Average daily rate £408 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £225 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £463 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 12
Average hourly rate £18.13 £16.16 £16.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.15% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.58 £15.00 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.60 £21.56 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £18.00 £24.90
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -27.71%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Trend in Wales

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales - 4 £350 - 1
Mid Wales - - - -
North Wales - - - -
ITIL Certification
UK

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification.

1 20 (100.00%) ITIL
2 14 (70.00%) ITSM
3 13 (65.00%) Project Management
3 13 (65.00%) Service Management
3 13 (65.00%) Service Delivery
4 11 (55.00%) SLA
4 11 (55.00%) Risk Management
4 11 (55.00%) Finance
4 11 (55.00%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (45.00%) PRINCE2
7 8 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
9 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
10 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 4 (20.00%) C
11 4 (20.00%) MS Office
11 4 (20.00%) Problem Management
12 3 (15.00%) ServiceNow
12 3 (15.00%) ITIL V3
12 3 (15.00%) Coaching
12 3 (15.00%) Workflow
12 3 (15.00%) Knowledge Management
12 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
13 2 (10.00%) Windows
13 2 (10.00%) Degree
13 2 (10.00%) Fujitsu
14 1 (5.00%) Reference Data
14 1 (5.00%) Android
14 1 (5.00%) Windows 7

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
2 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Google Apps
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
1 1 (5.00%) Wireless
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Service Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Transition Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Service Transition Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Knowledge Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Service Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Android
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) ITIL
2 14 (70.00%) ITSM
3 13 (65.00%) Project Management
3 13 (65.00%) Service Management
3 13 (65.00%) Service Delivery
4 11 (55.00%) Risk Management
5 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (45.00%) PRINCE2
7 4 (20.00%) Problem Management
8 3 (15.00%) ITIL V3
8 3 (15.00%) Coaching
8 3 (15.00%) Workflow
8 3 (15.00%) Knowledge Management
9 1 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
9 1 (5.00%) Dependency Management
9 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
9 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (55.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (10.00%) Fujitsu
4 1 (5.00%) Google
4 1 (5.00%) VMware