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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 21 19 27
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Contract jobs citing ITIL 70 50 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 10.75% 7.15% 4.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.41% 9.52% 6.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 25 6
Average daily rate £174 £200 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.00% -32.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £140 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £410 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -12.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.61 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+8.90% +2.36%
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
564 525 395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 86.64% 75.11% 76.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 316 223
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 15 12
Average hourly rate £47.29 £22.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.17% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £30.10 £105.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 12 February 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
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 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 62 £275 +25.00% 17
West Wales +7 5 £150 +6.29%
North Wales - 1 £252 - 1
ITIL
UK

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 52 (43.33%) Microsoft
2 50 (41.67%) Windows
3 36 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 33 (27.50%) MS Office
4 33 (27.50%) Service Management
5 26 (21.67%) Active Directory
6 25 (20.83%) Linux
7 23 (19.17%) ITSM
8 22 (18.33%) Windows 7
9 21 (17.50%) Cisco
10 19 (15.83%) ITIL V3
10 19 (15.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 17 (14.17%) Internet
11 17 (14.17%) Migration
12 16 (13.33%) VMware
12 16 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (13.33%) Incident Management
12 16 (13.33%) HP
12 16 (13.33%) SQL
13 15 (12.50%) SLA
13 15 (12.50%) Firewall
14 14 (11.67%) SQL Server
15 13 (10.83%) Cisco Certification
15 13 (10.83%) Project Management
15 13 (10.83%) Validation
15 13 (10.83%) Windows Server
16 12 (10.00%) Workflow
16 12 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
16 12 (10.00%) Citrix
16 12 (10.00%) CCNA

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 6 (5.00%) IIS
1 6 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.17%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.50%) Apache
3 3 (2.50%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.83%) Confluence
4 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 36 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 33 (27.50%) MS Office
3 4 (3.33%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.67%) Adobe Premiere
5 2 (1.67%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.83%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.83%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (5.83%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.00%) GitHub
3 5 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.33%) Office 365
5 2 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.17%) Internet
2 15 (12.50%) Firewall
3 10 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 6 (5.00%) LAN
4 6 (5.00%) SAN
4 6 (5.00%) VoIP
5 5 (4.17%) VPN
5 5 (4.17%) WAN
6 4 (3.33%) Network Security
7 3 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (2.50%) HTTPS
7 3 (2.50%) NAS
7 3 (2.50%) SSH
7 3 (2.50%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.83%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.83%) DHCP
8 1 (0.83%) DNS
8 1 (0.83%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.83%) Wireless
8 1 (0.83%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (5.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (4.17%) GIS
4 4 (3.33%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.50%) Data Mining
5 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (2.50%) MySQL
5 3 (2.50%) Power BI
5 3 (2.50%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 7 (5.83%) JIRA
3 6 (5.00%) HP UFT
3 6 (5.00%) LoadRunner
3 6 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (4.17%) TeamCity
5 4 (3.33%) AdminStudio
6 3 (2.50%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.50%) IntelliJ
6 3 (2.50%) JUnit
6 3 (2.50%) Maven
6 3 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 5 (4.17%) Finance
2 3 (2.50%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (37.50%) Analyst
2 22 (18.33%) Service Analyst
3 17 (14.17%) Service Desk Analyst
4 15 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
5 13 (10.83%) Support Engineer
6 9 (7.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 9 (7.50%) Project Manager
6 9 (7.50%) Support Analyst
7 8 (6.67%) Architect
7 8 (6.67%) Service Desk Support
7 8 (6.67%) Service Desk Support Analyst
8 7 (5.83%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
8 7 (5.83%) Agile Project Manager
8 7 (5.83%) Network Support
9 6 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (5.00%) Network Engineer
9 6 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (4.17%) Applications Support
10 5 (4.17%) Release Analyst
10 5 (4.17%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.50%) Java EE
1 3 (2.50%) LAMP
1 3 (2.50%) SAML
1 3 (2.50%) Web Services
1 3 (2.50%) XML
2 1 (0.83%) Flash
2 1 (0.83%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.83%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.17%) CMDB
2 5 (4.17%) Statistics
3 4 (3.33%) NHS
4 3 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.50%) Cryptography
4 3 (2.50%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.50%) PKI
4 3 (2.50%) Replication
5 1 (0.83%) Clustering
5 1 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.83%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 50 (41.67%) Windows
2 25 (20.83%) Linux
3 22 (18.33%) Windows 7
4 13 (10.83%) Windows Server
5 12 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 10 (8.33%) AIX
7 7 (5.83%) Mac OS X
7 7 (5.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.50%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.67%) Android
11 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.83%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (27.50%) Service Management
2 23 (19.17%) ITSM
3 19 (15.83%) ITIL V3
4 17 (14.17%) Migration
5 16 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (13.33%) Incident Management
6 13 (10.83%) Project Management
6 13 (10.83%) Validation
7 12 (10.00%) Workflow
8 10 (8.33%) Change Management
8 10 (8.33%) Service Delivery
9 9 (7.50%) PRINCE2
10 8 (6.67%) Logistics
10 8 (6.67%) Scrum
10 8 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (5.83%) Release Management
12 6 (5.00%) Configuration Management
12 6 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (5.00%) DevOps
12 6 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.33%) SQL
2 9 (7.50%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.33%) Java
4 3 (2.50%) C
4 3 (2.50%) Perl
4 3 (2.50%) PHP
4 3 (2.50%) PL/SQL
4 3 (2.50%) Python
4 3 (2.50%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.83%) C++
5 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (15.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 13 (10.83%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (10.00%) CCNA
4 11 (9.17%) Degree
5 9 (7.50%) SC Cleared
5 9 (7.50%) Security Cleared
6 6 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (4.17%) MCSE
8 4 (3.33%) MCSA
9 3 (2.50%) ISEB
9 3 (2.50%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (1.67%) CCNP
10 2 (1.67%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.83%) CCDP
11 1 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.83%) MCITP
11 1 (0.83%) MCP
11 1 (0.83%) MCTS
11 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.67%) QA
3 1 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 26 (21.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.50%) vSphere
4 1 (0.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.83%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (9.17%) HP Data Protector
1 11 (9.17%) Tivoli
1 11 (9.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 10 (8.33%) SCCM
3 8 (6.67%) Ansible
4 6 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (3.33%) BMC Marimba
6 4 (3.33%) SCSM
6 4 (3.33%) Windows Intune
6 4 (3.33%) WSUS
6 4 (3.33%) yum
7 3 (2.50%) SCOM
7 3 (2.50%) SCVMM
8 2 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.83%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.83%) Nagios
9 1 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 52 (43.33%) Microsoft
2 21 (17.50%) Cisco
3 16 (13.33%) HP
3 16 (13.33%) VMware
4 12 (10.00%) Citrix
5 8 (6.67%) Remedy
6 7 (5.83%) BMC
6 7 (5.83%) Oracle
7 6 (5.00%) Atlassian
7 6 (5.00%) ServiceNow
8 5 (4.17%) AppDynamics
8 5 (4.17%) New Relic
8 5 (4.17%) Rackspace
9 4 (3.33%) CheckPoint
9 4 (3.33%) IBM
9 4 (3.33%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.50%) ESRI
10 3 (2.50%) Juniper
11 2 (1.67%) Adobe
11 2 (1.67%) Veritas
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