The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Wales region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 28 33 13
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -20
Contract jobs citing ITIL 41 12 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 5.55% 2.83% 8.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.69% 4.36% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 5 14
Average daily rate £260 £235 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.63% -24.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £172 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £415 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
- +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Average hourly rate - £16.00 £16.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -0.99%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £18.90 £16.16
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +16.95%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
533 275 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 72.12% 64.86% 69.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 165 165
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 20
Average hourly rate £37.50 £16.00 £16.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+134.37% -0.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.86 £13.10 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £105.00 £23.00 £30.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
ITIL
UK

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 16 April 2014.

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
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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +20 37 £253 +7.44% 25
ITIL
UK

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 23 (38.98%) Service Management
2 14 (23.73%) Active Directory
3 13 (22.03%) ITSM
4 12 (20.34%) Security Cleared
5 11 (18.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (18.64%) Windows
6 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
7 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
7 9 (15.25%) Service Delivery
7 9 (15.25%) SC Cleared
8 8 (13.56%) Management Information System
9 7 (11.86%) Change Management
9 7 (11.86%) PRINCE2
9 7 (11.86%) Project Management
9 7 (11.86%) Release Management
10 6 (10.17%) ServiceNow
10 6 (10.17%) SLA
10 6 (10.17%) VMware
10 6 (10.17%) MS PowerPoint
11 5 (8.47%) Legal
11 5 (8.47%) Citrix
11 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (8.47%) SCCM
11 5 (8.47%) Problem Management
12 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (6.78%) XenApp
12 4 (6.78%) Windows 7
12 4 (6.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (6.78%) Windows XP

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 3 (5.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.39%) IIS
3 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.39%) MS Project
4 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) LAN
1 4 (6.78%) WAN
2 3 (5.08%) Internet
3 2 (3.39%) Unified Communications
3 2 (3.39%) SAN
3 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.69%) Firewall
4 1 (1.69%) DHCP
4 1 (1.69%) POP3
4 1 (1.69%) SMTP
4 1 (1.69%) VoIP
4 1 (1.69%) VPN
4 1 (1.69%) DNS
4 1 (1.69%) LDAP
4 1 (1.69%) L2TP
4 1 (1.69%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.69%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (1.69%) PABX
4 1 (1.69%) NAS
4 1 (1.69%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MSI
2 1 (1.69%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.69%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 5 (8.47%) Legal
2 4 (6.78%) Finance
3 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.39%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (25.42%) Analyst
2 8 (13.56%) Service Analyst
3 7 (11.86%) Project Manager
4 6 (10.17%) Service Transition Analyst
4 6 (10.17%) Architect
4 6 (10.17%) Support Analyst
4 6 (10.17%) Service Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Change and Release Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Change Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Release Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Implementation Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Services Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Desktop Support
7 2 (3.39%) Author
7 2 (3.39%) Technical Author
7 2 (3.39%) Technical Support
7 2 (3.39%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) Application Packaging
1 1 (1.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.39%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (3.39%) CMDB
3 1 (1.69%) Statistics
3 1 (1.69%) Clustering
3 1 (1.69%) NHS
3 1 (1.69%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.69%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.69%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.64%) Windows
2 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.78%) Windows 7
3 4 (6.78%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.69%) UNIX
4 1 (1.69%) AIX
4 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) Service Management
2 13 (22.03%) ITSM
3 11 (18.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (15.25%) Service Delivery
5 7 (11.86%) Change Management
5 7 (11.86%) PRINCE2
5 7 (11.86%) Project Management
5 7 (11.86%) Release Management
6 5 (8.47%) Problem Management
7 4 (6.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (6.78%) Document Management
8 3 (5.08%) Matrix Management
8 3 (5.08%) Time Management
9 2 (3.39%) Load Testing
9 2 (3.39%) ITIL V3
9 2 (3.39%) ITIL V2
9 2 (3.39%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.39%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.39%) Asset Management
9 2 (3.39%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.39%) SQL
2 1 (1.69%) C
2 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (20.34%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.25%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.08%) MCSE
4 3 (5.08%) CCA
4 3 (5.08%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (3.39%) CCEE
5 2 (3.39%) CCAA
5 2 (3.39%) SAP Certification
5 2 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.39%) MCSA
5 2 (3.39%) ISEB
5 2 (3.39%) Degree
6 1 (1.69%) MCP
6 1 (1.69%) IBM Certification
6 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) SLA
2 2 (3.39%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (23.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.78%) XenApp
3 3 (5.08%) XenDesktop
3 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (3.39%) XenServer
5 1 (1.69%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.69%) MetaFrame
5 1 (1.69%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.69%) DFS Replication
5 1 (1.69%) UAG
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) SCCM
2 2 (3.39%) SCOM
2 2 (3.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.69%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (1.69%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.69%) MOM
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.17%) ServiceNow
2 6 (10.17%) VMware
3 5 (8.47%) Citrix
4 3 (5.08%) HP
5 2 (3.39%) Remedy
5 2 (3.39%) SAP
5 2 (3.39%) Cisco
6 1 (1.69%) AppSense
6 1 (1.69%) IBM
6 1 (1.69%) Dell
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle
6 1 (1.69%) NetApp
6 1 (1.69%) LANDesk
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