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 28 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 67 70 49
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -21
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 6 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.68% 0.13% 0.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.14% 0.36% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£135 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-66.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £10.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -51.80%
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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
280 276 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 31.75% 34.98% 30.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 172 76
Average daily rate £363 £420 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.69% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 15
Average hourly rate £12.50 £22.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% +45.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.20 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £36.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £18.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+27.33% -10.71%

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 28 July 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 28 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 +2 2 £193 -51.87% 2
North Wales - 1 £100 -
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ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 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 12 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) Service Management
3 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
3 5 (41.67%) Project Management
3 5 (41.67%) SLA
3 5 (41.67%) ITSM
3 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 3 (25.00%) MS Office
5 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) C
6 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
7 1 (8.33%) Change Management
7 1 (8.33%) SQL
7 1 (8.33%) Windows
7 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
7 1 (8.33%) A+ Certification
7 1 (8.33%) NHS
7 1 (8.33%) Reference Data
7 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (8.33%) Google
7 1 (8.33%) Degree
7 1 (8.33%) Problem Management

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Google Apps
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Service Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Transition Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Service Transition Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) BYOD
2 1 (8.33%) NHS
2 1 (8.33%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Android
1 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) Service Management
3 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
3 5 (41.67%) ITSM
3 5 (41.67%) Project Management
4 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Coaching
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) A+ Certification
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow