The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 22 29 34
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Contract jobs citing ITIL 43 62 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 6.83% 7.18% 5.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.30% 8.82% 7.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 44 27
Median daily rate £270 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.92% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £230 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £11.25 £20.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -45.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £19.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £17.20 £21.67
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.33 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-13.44% +9.89%
ITIL
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
518 703 617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 82.22% 81.46% 80.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 515 419
Median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 30 9
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £21.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -26.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.50 £40.00 £65.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 September 2016.

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 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +9 31 £313 -3.84% 6
West Wales -1 10 £200 -68.00%
Mid Wales +3 1 - - 2
North Wales - 1 - -
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ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 33 (38.82%) Windows
2 31 (36.47%) Service Management
3 24 (28.24%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (24.71%) Security Cleared
5 20 (23.53%) ITSM
6 17 (20.00%) Scrum
6 17 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 16 (18.82%) SQL Server
8 15 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
9 14 (16.47%) SC Cleared
9 14 (16.47%) Windows 7
9 14 (16.47%) Microsoft
9 14 (16.47%) NHS
9 14 (16.47%) ServiceNow
10 13 (15.29%) Change Control
11 12 (14.12%) Windows Server
11 12 (14.12%) Project Management
11 12 (14.12%) PRINCE2
12 11 (12.94%) ITIL V3
13 10 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (11.76%) MySQL
14 9 (10.59%) PHP
14 9 (10.59%) Apache
14 9 (10.59%) Cisco
15 8 (9.41%) Windows XP
15 8 (9.41%) Telecoms
15 8 (9.41%) Moodle
16 7 (8.24%) Disclosure Scotland
16 7 (8.24%) Office 365
16 7 (8.24%) Finance

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (10.59%) Apache
2 8 (9.41%) Moodle
3 2 (2.35%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.35%) IIS
4 1 (1.18%) CMS
4 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.18%) IBM Domino
4 1 (1.18%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (8.24%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.06%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.35%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.18%) MS Office
4 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (3.53%) assyst
3 1 (1.18%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.24%) Office 365
1 7 (8.24%) SaaS
2 2 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (1.18%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.18%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.24%) TCP/IP
2 6 (7.06%) Firewall
2 6 (7.06%) VPN
3 5 (5.88%) SSL
4 4 (4.71%) LDAP
4 4 (4.71%) Network Security
4 4 (4.71%) Wireless
5 3 (3.53%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (3.53%) DNS
5 3 (3.53%) LAN
5 3 (3.53%) WAN
6 2 (2.35%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.35%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (2.35%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (2.35%) DHCP
6 2 (2.35%) Internet
6 2 (2.35%) NetScaler
6 2 (2.35%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (2.35%) SAN
6 2 (2.35%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.82%) SQL Server
2 15 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (11.76%) MySQL
4 5 (5.88%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.53%) NonStop SQL
6 2 (2.35%) GIS
7 1 (1.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.18%) DB2
7 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.18%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.18%) IntelliJ
1 1 (1.18%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.18%) JUnit
1 1 (1.18%) Maven
1 1 (1.18%) Subversion
General
1 8 (9.41%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.24%) Finance
3 5 (5.88%) Electronics
3 5 (5.88%) Local Government
3 5 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.88%) Marketing
4 1 (1.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 20 (23.53%) Analyst
2 10 (11.76%) Developer
2 10 (11.76%) Service Analyst
2 10 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (10.59%) Architect
4 8 (9.41%) Service Management Specialist
4 8 (9.41%) Software Developer
5 6 (7.06%) Consultant
6 5 (5.88%) Enterprise Management Architect
6 5 (5.88%) Enterprise Technical Architect
6 5 (5.88%) Technical Architect
7 4 (4.71%) Administrator
7 4 (4.71%) Business Analyst
7 4 (4.71%) Desktop Support
7 4 (4.71%) IT Analyst
7 4 (4.71%) Product Specialist
7 4 (4.71%) Senior Developer
7 4 (4.71%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (4.71%) ServiceNow Consultant
7 4 (4.71%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.88%) CSS
1 5 (5.88%) HTML
1 5 (5.88%) Web Services
1 5 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (1.18%) Java EE
2 1 (1.18%) LAMP
2 1 (1.18%) SAML
2 1 (1.18%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.47%) NHS
2 10 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.06%) e-Learning
4 5 (5.88%) Informatics
4 5 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.88%) Statistics
5 3 (3.53%) CESG
5 3 (3.53%) CESG CLAS
5 3 (3.53%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.35%) PKI
6 2 (2.35%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.18%) CMDB
7 1 (1.18%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.18%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.18%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.18%) Replication
7 1 (1.18%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 33 (38.82%) Windows
2 14 (16.47%) Windows 7
3 12 (14.12%) Windows Server
4 8 (9.41%) Windows XP
5 6 (7.06%) Linux
6 4 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.53%) Unix
8 2 (2.35%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.18%) SUSE
9 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (36.47%) Service Management
2 24 (28.24%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (23.53%) ITSM
4 17 (20.00%) Scrum
5 13 (15.29%) Change Control
6 12 (14.12%) PRINCE2
6 12 (14.12%) Project Management
7 11 (12.94%) ITIL V3
8 7 (8.24%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (8.24%) Incident Management
8 7 (8.24%) Migration
8 7 (8.24%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (5.88%) Integration Testing
9 5 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (5.88%) Programme Management
9 5 (5.88%) Release Management
9 5 (5.88%) TOGAF
9 5 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (5.88%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.59%) PHP
2 5 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 5 (5.88%) SQL
3 3 (3.53%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.18%) Java
4 1 (1.18%) Perl
4 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.18%) Python
4 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (24.71%) Security Cleared
2 14 (16.47%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.88%) CCNA
3 5 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (5.88%) Degree
3 5 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (4.71%) CISSP
4 4 (4.71%) ISEB
5 3 (3.53%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (3.53%) CCNP
5 3 (3.53%) CLAS
5 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.35%) CCENT
6 2 (2.35%) MCITP
6 2 (2.35%) MCSE
6 2 (2.35%) MCTS
6 2 (2.35%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.18%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.18%) ISSAP
7 1 (1.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.24%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (3.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.35%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.35%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.35%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.35%) XenApp
4 1 (1.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (1.18%) NFS
4 1 (1.18%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (8.24%) Zenoss
2 3 (3.53%) Ansible
3 2 (2.35%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (2.35%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.18%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.18%) SCCM
4 1 (1.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.18%) Terraform
4 1 (1.18%) yum
Vendors
1 14 (16.47%) Microsoft
1 14 (16.47%) ServiceNow
2 9 (10.59%) Cisco
3 7 (8.24%) SAP
4 5 (5.88%) BMC
5 4 (4.71%) CheckPoint
5 4 (4.71%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.71%) VMware
6 3 (3.53%) Oracle
7 2 (2.35%) Avaya
7 2 (2.35%) CA
7 2 (2.35%) Citrix
7 2 (2.35%) Intel Security
7 2 (2.35%) LogRhythm
7 2 (2.35%) Lotus
7 2 (2.35%) NetApp
7 2 (2.35%) Nortel
7 2 (2.35%) Remedy
8 1 (1.18%) Meraki
8 1 (1.18%) Symantec
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