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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
UK / Wales
Rank 25 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Contract jobs citing ITIL 41 64 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 6.72% 10.77% 6.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.40% 12.67% 9.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 40 26
Median daily rate £180 £206 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.51% +2.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £125 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £363 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 7
Median hourly rate £19.50 £12.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £10.75 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.90 £13.00 £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.30 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.79%

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
488 505 506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 80.00% 85.02% 74.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 378 310
Median daily rate £400 £328 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.13% -12.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 18
Median hourly rate £32.50 £47.29 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.27% +110.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £13.05 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £49.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 22 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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 -1 32 £180 -34.54% 3
West Wales -7 9 £187 +24.66%
ITIL
UK

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 41 (37.96%) Service Management
2 34 (31.48%) Service Delivery
3 33 (30.56%) Windows
4 30 (27.78%) ITSM
5 22 (20.37%) PRINCE2
5 22 (20.37%) Windows 7
6 21 (19.44%) NHS
7 20 (18.52%) Security Cleared
8 18 (16.67%) Relational Database
9 17 (15.74%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (14.81%) Microsoft
10 16 (14.81%) Active Directory
10 16 (14.81%) Cisco
10 16 (14.81%) Scrum
11 15 (13.89%) SQL Server
11 15 (13.89%) ITIL Certification
11 15 (13.89%) ITIL V3
11 15 (13.89%) SC Cleared
12 13 (12.04%) Degree
12 13 (12.04%) Release Management
13 12 (11.11%) iPhone
13 12 (11.11%) iPad
13 12 (11.11%) Project Management
13 12 (11.11%) MS Office
14 11 (10.19%) MS Excel
14 11 (10.19%) Cisco Certification
14 11 (10.19%) ISEB
14 11 (10.19%) ServiceNow
14 11 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (9.26%) Firewall

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 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
1 9 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 8 (7.41%) JCAPS
3 4 (3.70%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.93%) CMS
4 1 (0.93%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 12 (11.11%) MS Office
2 11 (10.19%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.63%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.78%) Office 365
2 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.26%) Firewall
2 6 (5.56%) LAN
2 6 (5.56%) Wireless
3 5 (4.63%) WAN
4 4 (3.70%) Cisco IPT
4 4 (3.70%) Internet
5 3 (2.78%) IP Telephony
5 3 (2.78%) Network Security
6 2 (1.85%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.93%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (0.93%) DHCP
7 1 (0.93%) DNS
7 1 (0.93%) IPsec
7 1 (0.93%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.93%) RTP
7 1 (0.93%) SNMP
7 1 (0.93%) SSH
7 1 (0.93%) SSL
7 1 (0.93%) TACACS
7 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 15 (13.89%) SQL Server
3 8 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (6.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.85%) DB2
5 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.93%) NonStop SQL
General
1 5 (4.63%) Finance
1 5 (4.63%) Local Government
2 2 (1.85%) Publishing
2 2 (1.85%) Retail
2 2 (1.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (22.22%) Analyst
2 16 (14.81%) Service Manager
3 14 (12.96%) Delivery Manager
3 14 (12.96%) Services Delivery Manager
4 11 (10.19%) 2nd Line Support
4 11 (10.19%) Service Management Specialist
5 10 (9.26%) Business Analyst
6 9 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 9 (8.33%) Support Engineer
7 8 (7.41%) Service Analyst
7 8 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
7 8 (7.41%) Support Analyst
7 8 (7.41%) Technical Support
8 7 (6.48%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 6 (5.56%) Administrator
9 6 (5.56%) Network Engineer
10 5 (4.63%) Developer
10 5 (4.63%) Product Specialist
10 5 (4.63%) ServiceNow Developer
10 5 (4.63%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.41%) IBM Integration Bus
2 6 (5.56%) XML
2 6 (5.56%) XSLT
3 5 (4.63%) CSS
3 5 (4.63%) HTML
4 2 (1.85%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.44%) NHS
2 12 (11.11%) iPad
2 12 (11.11%) iPhone
3 11 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.41%) Informatics
5 4 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.70%) Statistics
6 3 (2.78%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.85%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.85%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.93%) AS400
8 1 (0.93%) CESG
8 1 (0.93%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (0.93%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.93%) RIA
8 1 (0.93%) Social Media
8 1 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 33 (30.56%) Windows
2 22 (20.37%) Windows 7
3 9 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 8 (7.41%) Unix
5 5 (4.63%) Linux
5 5 (4.63%) Windows XP
6 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.85%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.93%) SUSE
8 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (37.96%) Service Management
2 34 (31.48%) Service Delivery
3 30 (27.78%) ITSM
4 22 (20.37%) PRINCE2
5 17 (15.74%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (14.81%) Scrum
7 15 (13.89%) ITIL V3
8 13 (12.04%) Release Management
9 12 (11.11%) Project Management
10 9 (8.33%) Network Management
11 6 (5.56%) Business Analysis
11 6 (5.56%) Change Control
11 6 (5.56%) Incident Management
11 6 (5.56%) Process Improvement
12 5 (4.63%) Integration Testing
12 5 (4.63%) Risk Management
12 5 (4.63%) System Integration Testing
12 5 (4.63%) Web Design
13 4 (3.70%) Configuration Management
13 4 (3.70%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.63%) JavaScript
2 3 (2.78%) C
2 3 (2.78%) SQL
3 2 (1.85%) JCL
3 2 (1.85%) Korn
3 2 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 15 (13.89%) ITIL Certification
2 15 (13.89%) SC Cleared
3 13 (12.04%) Degree
4 11 (10.19%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (10.19%) ISEB
5 10 (9.26%) CCNA
6 5 (4.63%) EXIN
7 3 (2.78%) CCNP
7 3 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (1.85%) CCENT
8 2 (1.85%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.93%) CISSP
9 1 (0.93%) CLAS
9 1 (0.93%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.93%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (5.56%) HL7
3 5 (4.63%) SLA
4 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (14.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.93%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (3.70%) HP Data Protector
1 4 (3.70%) Tivoli
1 4 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (1.85%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (1.85%) Control-M
2 2 (1.85%) Zenoss
3 1 (0.93%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 16 (14.81%) Cisco
1 16 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.19%) ServiceNow
3 9 (8.33%) Fiorano
4 8 (7.41%) IBM
4 8 (7.41%) InterSystems
5 4 (3.70%) HP
5 4 (3.70%) SAP
6 3 (2.78%) Genesys
6 3 (2.78%) Intel Security
6 3 (2.78%) NICE Systems
6 3 (2.78%) Oracle
7 2 (1.85%) BMC
7 2 (1.85%) CA
7 2 (1.85%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.85%) Citrix
7 2 (1.85%) LogRhythm
7 2 (1.85%) Micro Focus
7 2 (1.85%) Nortel
7 2 (1.85%) Remedy