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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 68 78 42
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -36
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.58% 0.13% 0.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.67% 0.39% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£110 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-72.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -30.12%
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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
299 255 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 34.89% 32.53% 30.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 152 68
Average daily rate £363 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £300 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £483 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 12
Average hourly rate £13.00 £21.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.53% +43.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £15.11 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.20 £25.00 £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -8.13%

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
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 3 July 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
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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
West Wales - 3 £160 -
South Wales -3 1 £110 -72.50% 2
North Wales - 1 £100 - 1
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ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 19 (100.00%) ITIL
2 14 (73.68%) Service Management
3 12 (63.16%) Service Delivery
4 10 (52.63%) ITSM
4 10 (52.63%) SLA
4 10 (52.63%) Project Management
5 9 (47.37%) Risk Management
5 9 (47.37%) Finance
5 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (42.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 8 (42.11%) PRINCE2
7 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
8 4 (21.05%) C
8 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
9 3 (15.79%) MS Office
9 3 (15.79%) Degree
9 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
10 2 (10.53%) Fujitsu
10 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
11 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
11 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
11 1 (5.26%) A+ Certification
11 1 (5.26%) NHS
11 1 (5.26%) SQL
11 1 (5.26%) Windows
11 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
11 1 (5.26%) Reference Data
11 1 (5.26%) Knowledge Management
11 1 (5.26%) Google

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Google Apps
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Service Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Transition Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Service Transition Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Services Delivery Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Support Technician
5 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (5.26%) Service Architect
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support
5 1 (5.26%) Designer
5 1 (5.26%) Knowledge Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) BYOD
2 1 (5.26%) NHS
2 1 (5.26%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Android
1 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) ITIL
2 14 (73.68%) Service Management
3 12 (63.16%) Service Delivery
4 10 (52.63%) ITSM
4 10 (52.63%) Project Management
5 9 (47.37%) Risk Management
5 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (42.11%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.26%) Change Management
7 1 (5.26%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
7 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
7 1 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Management
7 1 (5.26%) Coaching
7 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) C
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (52.63%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Fujitsu
3 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.26%) Google