The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills 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 over the 3 months to 28 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 17 30 32
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 70 42 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 7.76% 6.05% 3.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.03% 8.03% 5.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 26 8
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £133 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 2
Average hourly rate £15.75 £13.00 £9.36
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.15% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £8.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.75 £13.00 £9.87
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.32 £15.77 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -9.88%
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UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
698 523 418
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 77.38% 75.36% 72.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 495 366 278
Average daily rate £365 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £500 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 9 13
Average hourly rate £16.00 £19.90 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.59% +32.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.10 £10.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £34.00 £21.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Wales

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

ITIL
Hourly Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in Wales

ITIL
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 within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 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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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 -3 45 £325 -13.33% 17
West Wales +10 20 £600 -
North Wales - 1 £100 -
Mid Wales - 1 £275 -
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ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 54 (40.91%) Service Management
2 40 (30.30%) Windows
3 36 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 33 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 28 (21.21%) Active Directory
5 28 (21.21%) SC Cleared
6 21 (15.91%) Java
7 19 (14.39%) ITIL V3
8 18 (13.64%) MS Excel
9 17 (12.88%) ITSM
9 17 (12.88%) Coaching
10 16 (12.12%) MS Office
11 15 (11.36%) SQL Server
11 15 (11.36%) Service Delivery
11 15 (11.36%) Scrum
11 15 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
11 15 (11.36%) Jenkins
11 15 (11.36%) Windows 7
12 14 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (10.61%) Configuration Management
12 14 (10.61%) SQL
12 14 (10.61%) SLA
13 13 (9.85%) Cisco
13 13 (9.85%) Migration
13 13 (9.85%) PowerShell
14 12 (9.09%) Incident Management
14 12 (9.09%) Degree
14 12 (9.09%) VMware
14 12 (9.09%) Linux
14 12 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 10 (7.58%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.03%) WebLogic
2 4 (3.03%) IBM Notes
2 4 (3.03%) Lotus Domino
2 4 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (2.27%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.52%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.76%) GroupWise
5 1 (0.76%) Apache
5 1 (0.76%) IIS
5 1 (0.76%) JBoss
Applications
1 18 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 16 (12.12%) MS Office
3 2 (1.52%) MS Project
4 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.03%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.27%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.06%) Office 365
2 5 (3.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.30%) Internet
1 7 (5.30%) Firewall
2 6 (4.55%) SAN
3 4 (3.03%) VoIP
3 4 (3.03%) SMTP
4 3 (2.27%) WAN
4 3 (2.27%) LDAP
4 3 (2.27%) DNS
4 3 (2.27%) SSH
4 3 (2.27%) Network Security
4 3 (2.27%) NAS
4 3 (2.27%) PuTTY
5 2 (1.52%) Multicast
5 2 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.52%) BIG-IP
5 2 (1.52%) IPsec
5 2 (1.52%) MPLS
5 2 (1.52%) DHCP
5 2 (1.52%) SNMP
5 2 (1.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.03%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.52%) Firebird
4 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (11.36%) Jenkins
2 7 (5.30%) Subversion
2 7 (5.30%) Maven
3 6 (4.55%) Hudson
3 6 (4.55%) MSBuild
3 6 (4.55%) Gradle
3 6 (4.55%) Artifactory
4 5 (3.79%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.76%) JMeter
5 1 (0.76%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (6.06%) Finance
2 2 (1.52%) Aerospace
2 2 (1.52%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.76%) Marketing
3 1 (0.76%) Law
3 1 (0.76%) Back Office
3 1 (0.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 31 (23.48%) Analyst
2 13 (9.85%) Service Analyst
3 10 (7.58%) Support Engineer
3 10 (7.58%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (7.58%) Deployment Specialist
4 9 (6.82%) Architect
4 9 (6.82%) Consultant
5 8 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (5.30%) Service Manager
7 6 (4.55%) IT Support
7 6 (4.55%) Service Design Consultant
8 5 (3.79%) SCCM Engineer
8 5 (3.79%) Configuration Engineer
8 5 (3.79%) Configuration Manager
9 4 (3.03%) Network Engineer
9 4 (3.03%) Support Technician
9 4 (3.03%) Business Analyst
9 4 (3.03%) Systems Manager
9 4 (3.03%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (3.03%) Exchange Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.30%) .NET
2 5 (3.79%) SOAP
2 5 (3.79%) XML
2 5 (3.79%) Flash
3 4 (3.03%) HTML
4 1 (0.76%) WSDL
4 1 (0.76%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.76%) Ajax
4 1 (0.76%) JSON
4 1 (0.76%) Web Services
4 1 (0.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.30%) NHS
3 4 (3.03%) Replication
3 4 (3.03%) Clustering
3 4 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.03%) Reference Data
4 3 (2.27%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.52%) GIS
5 2 (1.52%) CMDB
5 2 (1.52%) e-Health
6 1 (0.76%) DTV
6 1 (0.76%) DataPower
6 1 (0.76%) iPad
6 1 (0.76%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.76%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 40 (30.30%) Windows
2 15 (11.36%) Windows 7
3 12 (9.09%) Linux
4 10 (7.58%) AIX
5 8 (6.06%) Windows XP
5 8 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.79%) UNIX
8 3 (2.27%) HPUX
8 3 (2.27%) Mac OS X
8 3 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.76%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.76%) CentOS
9 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (40.91%) Service Management
2 19 (14.39%) ITIL V3
3 17 (12.88%) Coaching
3 17 (12.88%) ITSM
4 15 (11.36%) Service Delivery
4 15 (11.36%) Scrum
5 14 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (10.61%) Configuration Management
6 13 (9.85%) Migration
7 12 (9.09%) Incident Management
7 12 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (7.58%) Project Management
9 9 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (6.06%) Time Management
10 8 (6.06%) Release Management
10 8 (6.06%) Mentoring
11 7 (5.30%) Change Management
12 6 (4.55%) PRINCE2
12 6 (4.55%) Problem Management
13 5 (3.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 21 (15.91%) Java
2 14 (10.61%) SQL
3 13 (9.85%) PowerShell
4 7 (5.30%) Jython
5 3 (2.27%) C
5 3 (2.27%) C++
5 3 (2.27%) Delphi
6 2 (1.52%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.76%) VB
7 1 (0.76%) Python
7 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 33 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 28 (21.21%) SC Cleared
3 12 (9.09%) Degree
3 12 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 9 (6.82%) CCNA
4 9 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (5.30%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.27%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.52%) ISEB
7 2 (1.52%) MCSE
7 2 (1.52%) CCNP
8 1 (0.76%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.76%) MCTS
8 1 (0.76%) MCITP
8 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.76%) CCENT
8 1 (0.76%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.61%) SLA
2 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (21.21%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.79%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.27%) PowerHA
5 2 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.76%) Postfix
6 1 (0.76%) XenApp
6 1 (0.76%) Firmware
6 1 (0.76%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.76%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (7.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 7 (5.30%) SCCM
2 7 (5.30%) Tivoli
3 6 (4.55%) HP Data Protector
4 5 (3.79%) Windows Intune
4 5 (3.79%) SCSM
5 2 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.52%) Puppet
6 1 (0.76%) SCOM
6 1 (0.76%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.76%) ZENworks
6 1 (0.76%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.76%) Ansible
6 1 (0.76%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 36 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.85%) Cisco
3 12 (9.09%) VMware
4 11 (8.33%) HP
5 8 (6.06%) Oracle
5 8 (6.06%) Citrix
5 8 (6.06%) BMC
6 6 (4.55%) Remedy
7 4 (3.03%) Clearswift
7 4 (3.03%) Lotus
7 4 (3.03%) IBM
8 3 (2.27%) SAP
8 3 (2.27%) Sun
8 3 (2.27%) Juniper
8 3 (2.27%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.52%) F5
9 2 (1.52%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.52%) ESRI
9 2 (1.52%) EMC
10 1 (0.76%) Intel
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