The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Wales region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 39 32 29
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs citing ITIL 37 18 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.81% 3.35% 4.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.62% 4.77% 7.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 5 9
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £127 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £11.25 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £18.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-11.80% +16.12%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
559 377 424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 72.69% 70.20% 67.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 235 240
Average daily rate £388 £325 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 7
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £12.90 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £16.40 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
ITIL
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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 28 July 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
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 28 July 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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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 -1 37 £375 +20.00% 13
West Wales - - - -
North Wales - - - -
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ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 24 (34.29%) Service Management
2 19 (27.14%) Active Directory
3 16 (22.86%) Windows
4 15 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 15 (21.43%) Service Delivery
5 14 (20.00%) Change Management
6 13 (18.57%) Project Management
7 12 (17.14%) Windows 7
8 11 (15.71%) Management Information System
8 11 (15.71%) SLA
8 11 (15.71%) MS Excel
8 11 (15.71%) PRINCE2
9 10 (14.29%) Finance
9 10 (14.29%) Security Cleared
10 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (12.86%) SAN
11 8 (11.43%) MCSE
11 8 (11.43%) VMware
11 8 (11.43%) ITSM
11 8 (11.43%) SC Cleared
12 7 (10.00%) Configuration Management
12 7 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (10.00%) TCP/IP
12 7 (10.00%) IIS
12 7 (10.00%) Citrix
13 6 (8.57%) WAN
13 6 (8.57%) DHCP
13 6 (8.57%) Internet
13 6 (8.57%) VPN
13 6 (8.57%) DNS

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 7 (10.00%) IIS
2 4 (5.71%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (15.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.29%) MS Office
4 1 (1.43%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.57%) Office 365
2 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.86%) SAN
2 7 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (8.57%) VPN
3 6 (8.57%) DNS
3 6 (8.57%) WAN
3 6 (8.57%) Internet
3 6 (8.57%) DHCP
4 4 (5.71%) LAN
5 3 (4.29%) VoIP
6 1 (1.43%) LDAP
6 1 (1.43%) SMS
6 1 (1.43%) POP3
6 1 (1.43%) SMTP
6 1 (1.43%) L2TP
6 1 (1.43%) Firewall
6 1 (1.43%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.43%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (1.43%) NAS
6 1 (1.43%) PABX
6 1 (1.43%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.43%) OLAP
2 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.43%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.43%) Star Schema
2 1 (1.43%) DataStage
2 1 (1.43%) EDRMS
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) MSI
2 1 (1.43%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.43%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 10 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (2.86%) Legal
2 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.43%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (31.43%) Analyst
2 13 (18.57%) Service Analyst
3 9 (12.86%) Service Manager
3 9 (12.86%) Service Transition Analyst
4 6 (8.57%) Architect
4 6 (8.57%) Project Manager
5 5 (7.14%) Services Delivery Manager
5 5 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Server Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Capacity Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Operations Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Support Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) Administrator
8 2 (2.86%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (2.86%) Desktop Support
8 2 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.43%) CSS
1 1 (1.43%) Application Packaging
1 1 (1.43%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.71%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.86%) Open Source
2 2 (2.86%) GIS
3 1 (1.43%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.43%) NHS
3 1 (1.43%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.43%) Clustering
3 1 (1.43%) Statistics
3 1 (1.43%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.86%) Windows
2 12 (17.14%) Windows 7
3 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.71%) Windows XP
5 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.29%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.29%) Service Management
2 15 (21.43%) Service Delivery
3 14 (20.00%) Change Management
4 13 (18.57%) Project Management
5 11 (15.71%) PRINCE2
6 8 (11.43%) ITSM
7 7 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 7 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (7.14%) Release Management
8 5 (7.14%) Data Protection
9 4 (5.71%) Capacity Management
9 4 (5.71%) Problem Management
10 3 (4.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (4.29%) Scrum
10 3 (4.29%) CRM
11 2 (2.86%) E-Commerce
11 2 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (2.86%) Load Testing
11 2 (2.86%) Software Deployment
11 2 (2.86%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.57%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.71%) VBScript
3 3 (4.29%) SQL
4 2 (2.86%) VB
5 1 (1.43%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (11.43%) MCSE
3 8 (11.43%) SC Cleared
4 6 (8.57%) MCITP
5 5 (7.14%) Degree
5 5 (7.14%) MCTS
6 3 (4.29%) CCA
6 3 (4.29%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (4.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (2.86%) CCEE
7 2 (2.86%) CCAA
7 2 (2.86%) ISEB
8 1 (1.43%) MCP
8 1 (1.43%) MCSA
8 1 (1.43%) OCP
8 1 (1.43%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.71%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (27.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.14%) XenDesktop
3 4 (5.71%) XenApp
4 2 (2.86%) XenServer
4 2 (2.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.86%) vSphere
5 1 (1.43%) UAG
5 1 (1.43%) DFS Replication
5 1 (1.43%) MetaFrame
5 1 (1.43%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.43%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.43%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (8.57%) SCCM
2 5 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (7.14%) Windows Intune
2 5 (7.14%) SCDPM
3 2 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.43%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.43%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (1.43%) SCOM
4 1 (1.43%) MOM
4 1 (1.43%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 15 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.43%) VMware
3 7 (10.00%) Citrix
4 5 (7.14%) McAfee
5 4 (5.71%) Cisco
6 3 (4.29%) HP
6 3 (4.29%) Dell
7 2 (2.86%) Oracle
7 2 (2.86%) Mitel
7 2 (2.86%) ProCurve
8 1 (1.43%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.43%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.43%) AppSense
8 1 (1.43%) IBM
8 1 (1.43%) CA
8 1 (1.43%) NetApp
8 1 (1.43%) Remedy
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