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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 33 27 30
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Contract jobs citing ITIL 40 22 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 5.76% 4.30% 4.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.49% 6.21% 6.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 10 3
Average daily rate
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£200 £260 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -16.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £260 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £439 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £326 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 8
Average hourly rate £16.00 £102.50 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-84.39% +371.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £17.53
% change year-on-year
- -14.43%
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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
534 354 382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 76.95% 69.14% 71.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 185 214
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 22 21
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.17 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.37% -11.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -7 34 £188 -27.88% 17
Mid Wales - 2 £215 -
West Wales - 2 £464 -
North Wales - 2 £125 -
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ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 40 (44.94%) Service Management
2 31 (34.83%) Windows
3 23 (25.84%) Microsoft
3 23 (25.84%) Service Delivery
4 19 (21.35%) Management Information System
5 18 (20.22%) MS Excel
5 18 (20.22%) Security Cleared
6 17 (19.10%) SLA
6 17 (19.10%) Project Management
7 14 (15.73%) Change Management
7 14 (15.73%) Finance
7 14 (15.73%) Incident Management
8 13 (14.61%) Windows 7
8 13 (14.61%) Active Directory
9 12 (13.48%) SC Cleared
10 10 (11.24%) ITIL V3
11 9 (10.11%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (10.11%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (10.11%) ITSM
12 8 (8.99%) Cisco
12 8 (8.99%) IBM
12 8 (8.99%) PRINCE2
13 7 (7.87%) DNS
13 7 (7.87%) SAN
13 7 (7.87%) AS400
13 7 (7.87%) Configuration Management
13 7 (7.87%) Windows Intune
13 7 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (6.74%) Degree

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (5.62%) IIS
2 2 (2.25%) Lync
2 2 (2.25%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (2.25%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.12%) Documentum
Applications
1 18 (20.22%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.62%) MS Office
3 1 (1.12%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.12%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.74%) Office 365
3 2 (2.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.87%) DNS
1 7 (7.87%) SAN
2 6 (6.74%) Network Security
2 6 (6.74%) Internet
2 6 (6.74%) Firewall
2 6 (6.74%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.62%) VPN
3 5 (5.62%) LAN
3 5 (5.62%) DHCP
4 4 (4.49%) WAN
5 3 (3.37%) Wireless
6 2 (2.25%) IP Telephony
6 2 (2.25%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.25%) NAS
6 2 (2.25%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (2.25%) MPLS
6 2 (2.25%) H.323
6 2 (2.25%) VoIP
6 2 (2.25%) PBX
6 2 (2.25%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.12%) OLAP
3 1 (1.12%) Star Schema
3 1 (1.12%) DataStage
3 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.25%) MSI
General
1 14 (15.73%) Finance
2 2 (2.25%) Local Government
2 2 (2.25%) French Language
2 2 (2.25%) Italian Language
2 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.12%) Publishing
3 1 (1.12%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 42 (47.19%) Analyst
2 21 (23.60%) Service Analyst
3 18 (20.22%) Service Desk Analyst
4 9 (10.11%) Service Manager
5 7 (7.87%) Architect
5 7 (7.87%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (6.74%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (5.62%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.62%) Server Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) IT Security Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Change Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Senior Security Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Capacity Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Senior IT Security Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) SCCM Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Security Analyst
9 3 (3.37%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.37%) Wintel Server Engineer
9 3 (3.37%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.25%) Middleware
1 2 (2.25%) Web Services
1 2 (2.25%) HTML
1 2 (2.25%) XHTML
2 1 (1.12%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.35%) Management Information System
2 9 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.87%) AS400
4 4 (4.49%) SCADA
5 3 (3.37%) GIS
6 2 (2.25%) NHS
7 1 (1.12%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.12%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (34.83%) Windows
2 13 (14.61%) Windows 7
3 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (5.62%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.37%) UNIX
6 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.25%) Linux
7 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (44.94%) Service Management
2 23 (25.84%) Service Delivery
3 17 (19.10%) Project Management
4 14 (15.73%) Change Management
4 14 (15.73%) Incident Management
5 10 (11.24%) ITIL V3
6 9 (10.11%) ITSM
7 8 (8.99%) PRINCE2
8 7 (7.87%) Configuration Management
8 7 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (6.74%) Problem Management
9 6 (6.74%) Capacity Management
9 6 (6.74%) Risk Management
9 6 (6.74%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (5.62%) Workflow
10 5 (5.62%) Data Protection
10 5 (5.62%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (4.49%) Penetration Testing
11 4 (4.49%) ISMS
11 4 (4.49%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.62%) SQL
1 5 (5.62%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.25%) VBScript
2 2 (2.25%) VB
2 2 (2.25%) C
3 1 (1.12%) Java
3 1 (1.12%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (20.22%) Security Cleared
2 12 (13.48%) SC Cleared
3 9 (10.11%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (6.74%) Degree
4 6 (6.74%) MCP
5 5 (5.62%) MCSE
5 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (5.62%) MCITP
5 5 (5.62%) MCTS
6 3 (3.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (2.25%) CCENT
7 2 (2.25%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.12%) PMP
8 1 (1.12%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.12%) OCP
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (1.12%) ISEB
8 1 (1.12%) APMP
8 1 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.12%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (19.10%) SLA
2 2 (2.25%) HL7
System Software
1 13 (14.61%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (7.87%) Windows Intune
2 6 (6.74%) SCCM
3 5 (5.62%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (5.62%) SCDPM
4 2 (2.25%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (2.25%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.12%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 23 (25.84%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.99%) Cisco
2 8 (8.99%) IBM
3 5 (5.62%) VMware
3 5 (5.62%) McAfee
3 5 (5.62%) ServiceNow
4 4 (4.49%) Remedy
4 4 (4.49%) Oracle
5 3 (3.37%) HP
5 3 (3.37%) Juniper
6 2 (2.25%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.25%) Citrix
6 2 (2.25%) Avaya
6 2 (2.25%) Siemens
6 2 (2.25%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.12%) SAP
7 1 (1.12%) Apple
7 1 (1.12%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.12%) BMC
7 1 (1.12%) CA
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