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 5 March 2015 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 14 25 34
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +9
Contract jobs citing ITIL 60 31 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 8.38% 5.43% 3.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.63% 7.06% 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 13 3
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£216 £222 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +26.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £154 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £325 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Average hourly rate £14.88 £15.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.03% -3.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.67 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.07% -11.11%
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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
516 439 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 72.07% 76.88% 70.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 266 172
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 8 11
Average hourly rate £18.90 £45.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.00% +181.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £16.20 £9.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £105.00 £20.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 2015. 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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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 +5 33 £261 +29.97% 12
West Wales +8 26 £141 -54.47% 1
North Wales - - - -
Mid Wales - - - -
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ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 49 (47.57%) Service Management
2 38 (36.89%) Windows
3 28 (27.18%) Project Management
3 28 (27.18%) Service Delivery
4 26 (25.24%) Microsoft
5 25 (24.27%) SLA
6 24 (23.30%) ITSM
7 22 (21.36%) Finance
7 22 (21.36%) MS Excel
7 22 (21.36%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (19.42%) ITIL Certification
9 18 (17.48%) PRINCE2
9 18 (17.48%) Security Cleared
9 18 (17.48%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (16.50%) Risk Management
11 15 (14.56%) Windows 7
12 14 (13.59%) MS Office
12 14 (13.59%) Active Directory
13 13 (12.62%) SC Cleared
14 12 (11.65%) Incident Management
15 11 (10.68%) SQL
15 11 (10.68%) Management Information System
16 10 (9.71%) Windows XP
17 9 (8.74%) Degree
17 9 (8.74%) Problem Management
17 9 (8.74%) Microsoft Azure
18 8 (7.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 8 (7.77%) ITIL V3
18 8 (7.77%) SQL Server
18 8 (7.77%) Workflow

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 (5.83%) SharePoint
1 6 (5.83%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.88%) Lync
3 2 (1.94%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.97%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (21.36%) MS Excel
2 14 (13.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.88%) Office 365
3 2 (1.94%) SaaS
3 2 (1.94%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.83%) Firewall
2 5 (4.85%) DNS
3 4 (3.88%) LAN
3 4 (3.88%) WAN
3 4 (3.88%) Internet
4 3 (2.91%) Wireless
4 3 (2.91%) Network Security
4 3 (2.91%) SAN
5 2 (1.94%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.94%) PBX
5 2 (1.94%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.94%) NAS
5 2 (1.94%) IP Telephony
5 2 (1.94%) MPLS
5 2 (1.94%) H.323
5 2 (1.94%) ISDN
6 1 (0.97%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (0.97%) VoIP
6 1 (0.97%) DHCP
6 1 (0.97%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.88%) Firebird
3 3 (2.91%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.91%) MSI
1 3 (2.91%) InstallShield
General
1 22 (21.36%) Finance
2 3 (2.91%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.94%) Local Government
4 1 (0.97%) Welsh Language
4 1 (0.97%) Publishing
4 1 (0.97%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (34.95%) Analyst
2 17 (16.50%) Service Analyst
3 15 (14.56%) Service Manager
3 15 (14.56%) Service Desk Analyst
4 10 (9.71%) 1st Line Support
5 7 (6.80%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (5.83%) Services Delivery Manager
6 6 (5.83%) Support Engineer
6 6 (5.83%) Support Analyst
6 6 (5.83%) Architect
6 6 (5.83%) Delivery Manager
6 6 (5.83%) Knowledge Analyst
7 5 (4.85%) IT Support
7 5 (4.85%) Applications Support
8 4 (3.88%) Business Analyst
8 4 (3.88%) Designer
8 4 (3.88%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 4 (3.88%) Transition Manager
8 4 (3.88%) Service Transition Manager
9 3 (2.91%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.83%) .NET
2 5 (4.85%) Web Services
3 2 (1.94%) XHTML
3 2 (1.94%) Middleware
3 2 (1.94%) HTML
4 1 (0.97%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.48%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.68%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.80%) AS400
4 6 (5.83%) NHS
5 1 (0.97%) GIS
5 1 (0.97%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 38 (36.89%) Windows
2 15 (14.56%) Windows 7
3 10 (9.71%) Windows XP
4 5 (4.85%) Linux
4 5 (4.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (4.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (3.88%) UNIX
6 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.94%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.97%) Android
7 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.97%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (47.57%) Service Management
2 28 (27.18%) Service Delivery
2 28 (27.18%) Project Management
3 24 (23.30%) ITSM
4 22 (21.36%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (17.48%) PRINCE2
6 17 (16.50%) Risk Management
7 12 (11.65%) Incident Management
8 9 (8.74%) Problem Management
9 8 (7.77%) ITIL V3
9 8 (7.77%) Workflow
10 7 (6.80%) Change Management
11 6 (5.83%) CRM
11 6 (5.83%) Migration
11 6 (5.83%) Business Analysis
11 6 (5.83%) Knowledge Management
12 5 (4.85%) Mobile Device Management
12 5 (4.85%) Configuration Management
13 4 (3.88%) UML
13 4 (3.88%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.68%) SQL
2 7 (6.80%) C
3 4 (3.88%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.91%) Java
5 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (19.42%) ITIL Certification
2 18 (17.48%) Security Cleared
3 13 (12.62%) SC Cleared
4 9 (8.74%) Degree
5 8 (7.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 6 (5.83%) MCP
7 4 (3.88%) CISSP
8 3 (2.91%) CISM
8 3 (2.91%) CISMP
8 3 (2.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.94%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (1.94%) CCENT
10 1 (0.97%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.97%) MCTS
10 1 (0.97%) MCITP
10 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.97%) MCSE
10 1 (0.97%) ISEB
10 1 (0.97%) PMP
10 1 (0.97%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (24.27%) SLA
2 2 (1.94%) HL7
2 2 (1.94%) GxP
3 1 (0.97%) COSO
3 1 (0.97%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (13.59%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.91%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (5.83%) SCCM
2 3 (2.91%) Windows Intune
3 2 (1.94%) HP UCMDB
3 2 (1.94%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.97%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.97%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 26 (25.24%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.80%) Cisco
2 7 (6.80%) IBM
2 7 (6.80%) ServiceNow
3 6 (5.83%) Citrix
4 5 (4.85%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.88%) Oracle
6 3 (2.91%) HP
6 3 (2.91%) Apple
6 3 (2.91%) Juniper
6 3 (2.91%) Remedy
6 3 (2.91%) Fujitsu
6 3 (2.91%) VMware
6 3 (2.91%) AppSense
7 2 (1.94%) Google
7 2 (1.94%) Siemens
7 2 (1.94%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.94%) Avaya
7 2 (1.94%) SAP
8 1 (0.97%) McAfee
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