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 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 40 23 32
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +9
Contract jobs citing ITIL 44 29 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 5.74% 5.80% 4.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.31% 8.68% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 15 3
Average daily rate
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£319 £260 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.59% -16.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £220 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £431 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.02% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 8
Average hourly rate £17.46 £14.25 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.52% -34.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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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
602 334 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 78.59% 66.80% 68.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 177 191
Average daily rate £350 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 22 20
Average hourly rate £22.50 £16.16 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.23% -25.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%

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 27 November 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
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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 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
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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
South Wales -8 36 £325 +25.00% 18
West Wales - 3 £464 - 1
North Wales - 2 £125 -
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ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 37 (43.02%) Service Management
2 31 (36.05%) Windows
3 22 (25.58%) Microsoft
4 21 (24.42%) Service Delivery
5 18 (20.93%) Management Information System
6 17 (19.77%) Project Management
6 17 (19.77%) Windows 7
7 16 (18.60%) Security Cleared
7 16 (18.60%) Active Directory
7 16 (18.60%) SLA
7 16 (18.60%) MS Excel
8 15 (17.44%) Change Management
9 12 (13.95%) Finance
10 11 (12.79%) Incident Management
11 10 (11.63%) SC Cleared
11 10 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
12 9 (10.47%) Office 365
12 9 (10.47%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (10.47%) TCP/IP
12 9 (10.47%) SAN
13 8 (9.30%) Internet
13 8 (9.30%) VPN
13 8 (9.30%) DNS
13 8 (9.30%) DHCP
13 8 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (9.30%) MCSE
13 8 (9.30%) PRINCE2
13 8 (9.30%) IIS
13 8 (9.30%) McAfee
13 8 (9.30%) Configuration Management

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 8 (9.30%) IIS
2 2 (2.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.16%) Documentum
3 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (18.60%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.81%) MS Office
3 1 (1.16%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (10.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.47%) TCP/IP
1 9 (10.47%) SAN
2 8 (9.30%) Internet
2 8 (9.30%) VPN
2 8 (9.30%) DNS
2 8 (9.30%) DHCP
3 6 (6.98%) Firewall
4 4 (4.65%) Network Security
5 3 (3.49%) LAN
5 3 (3.49%) VoIP
5 3 (3.49%) WAN
6 2 (2.33%) PBX
6 2 (2.33%) ISDN
6 2 (2.33%) H.323
6 2 (2.33%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (1.16%) PABX
7 1 (1.16%) Wireless
7 1 (1.16%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.16%) DataStage
2 1 (1.16%) Star Schema
2 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.16%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (2.33%) MSI
General
1 12 (13.95%) Finance
2 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.33%) Local Government
2 2 (2.33%) French Language
2 2 (2.33%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.16%) Welsh Language
3 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (45.35%) Analyst
2 20 (23.26%) Service Analyst
3 16 (18.60%) Service Desk Analyst
4 9 (10.47%) Service Manager
5 7 (8.14%) Server Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) Wintel Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Wintel Server Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Capacity Analyst
7 5 (5.81%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) Senior Security Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) Security Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) Change Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) Architect
8 4 (4.65%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (4.65%) IT Security Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) SCCM Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Senior IT Security Analyst
9 3 (3.49%) Service Transition Analyst
9 3 (3.49%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.33%) Web Services
2 1 (1.16%) MDX
2 1 (1.16%) Middleware
2 1 (1.16%) XHTML
2 1 (1.16%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.93%) Management Information System
2 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.81%) GIS
4 4 (4.65%) AS400
4 4 (4.65%) SCADA
5 2 (2.33%) NHS
6 1 (1.16%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.16%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (36.05%) Windows
2 17 (19.77%) Windows 7
3 9 (10.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.65%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.49%) UNIX
6 2 (2.33%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (43.02%) Service Management
2 21 (24.42%) Service Delivery
3 17 (19.77%) Project Management
4 15 (17.44%) Change Management
5 11 (12.79%) Incident Management
6 8 (9.30%) PRINCE2
6 8 (9.30%) Configuration Management
6 8 (9.30%) ITIL V3
6 8 (9.30%) Data Protection
7 7 (8.14%) Capacity Management
8 6 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (6.98%) ITSM
9 5 (5.81%) Risk Management
10 4 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (4.65%) Business Continuity
10 4 (4.65%) Information Security
10 4 (4.65%) Information Security Management
10 4 (4.65%) Security Management
10 4 (4.65%) Problem Management
10 4 (4.65%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.30%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.49%) SQL
2 3 (3.49%) VBScript
3 2 (2.33%) VB
4 1 (1.16%) C
4 1 (1.16%) Java
4 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (18.60%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.63%) SC Cleared
3 8 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (9.30%) MCSE
3 8 (9.30%) MCTS
3 8 (9.30%) MCITP
4 6 (6.98%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (6.98%) Degree
5 5 (5.81%) MCP
6 4 (4.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (2.33%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (2.33%) CCENT
8 1 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.16%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.16%) APMP
8 1 (1.16%) PMP
8 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.16%) ISEB
8 1 (1.16%) OCP
8 1 (1.16%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (18.60%) SLA
2 1 (1.16%) HL7
System Software
1 16 (18.60%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.16%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (9.30%) Windows Intune
1 8 (9.30%) SCDPM
1 8 (9.30%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (5.81%) SCCM
3 2 (2.33%) HP UCMDB
3 2 (2.33%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.16%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 22 (25.58%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.30%) McAfee
3 7 (8.14%) Cisco
4 6 (6.98%) VMware
5 5 (5.81%) IBM
6 4 (4.65%) Oracle
6 4 (4.65%) HP
6 4 (4.65%) Remedy
7 3 (3.49%) ServiceNow
7 3 (3.49%) Citrix
8 2 (2.33%) Avaya
8 2 (2.33%) Siemens
9 1 (1.16%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.16%) Mitel
9 1 (1.16%) BT
9 1 (1.16%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.16%) BMC
9 1 (1.16%) CA
9 1 (1.16%) Juniper
9 1 (1.16%) Dell
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