The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 19 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 11 14 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Contract jobs citing ITIL 69 49 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 9.56% 8.86% 5.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.80% 12.44% 8.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 22 23
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£450 £291 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.90% -17.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £145 £131
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £375 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 4
Average hourly rate £19.00 £41.00 £15.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.65% +166.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £11.00 £13.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.80 £154.00 £16.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.28% +16.66%
ITIL
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
539 394 474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 74.65% 71.25% 68.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 259 305
Average daily rate £418 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 27 22
Average hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £8.00 £15.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.50 £55.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL across the Wiltshire region.

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Wiltshire region.

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

ITIL
Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Swindon +7 23 £463 +25.00% 8
Salisbury -8 6 £105 -
Corsham -2 5 £468 +82.61%
Malmesbury - 1 - -
Chippenham - - - - 9
ITIL
South West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 60 (53.10%) Windows
2 57 (50.44%) Microsoft
3 52 (46.02%) Security Cleared
4 42 (37.17%) Telecoms
5 36 (31.86%) MS Excel
6 35 (30.97%) DV Cleared
7 29 (25.66%) Active Directory
8 28 (24.78%) VMware
8 28 (24.78%) SC Cleared
9 27 (23.89%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (23.89%) MS Office
10 26 (23.01%) ITIL V3
11 25 (22.12%) DNS
11 25 (22.12%) HP
12 24 (21.24%) SLA
12 24 (21.24%) Symantec
13 23 (20.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 22 (19.47%) Windows 7
14 22 (19.47%) SCCM
14 22 (19.47%) DHCP
15 21 (18.58%) Windows Server 2003
15 21 (18.58%) Finance
15 21 (18.58%) Firewall
16 18 (15.93%) NetBackup
16 18 (15.93%) HP SIM
17 17 (15.04%) Linux
17 17 (15.04%) Windows XP
18 15 (13.27%) Cisco
18 15 (13.27%) Service Management
18 15 (13.27%) Apple iOS

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 9 (7.96%) MS Exchange
2 7 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (5.31%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (5.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.31%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.65%) Lync
5 2 (1.77%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.88%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 36 (31.86%) MS Excel
2 27 (23.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (22.12%) DNS
2 22 (19.47%) DHCP
3 21 (18.58%) Firewall
4 10 (8.85%) VPN
5 7 (6.19%) LAN
6 6 (5.31%) WAN
7 5 (4.42%) BGP
8 4 (3.54%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (3.54%) EIGRP
9 3 (2.65%) ATM
9 3 (2.65%) TCP/IP
9 3 (2.65%) OSPF
9 3 (2.65%) VLAN
9 3 (2.65%) Wireshark
9 3 (2.65%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (2.65%) FWSM
10 2 (1.77%) DMVPN
10 2 (1.77%) Network Security
10 2 (1.77%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.77%) TACACS
Development Applications
1 7 (6.19%) MSI
2 2 (1.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 42 (37.17%) Telecoms
2 21 (18.58%) Finance
3 8 (7.08%) Banking
4 5 (4.42%) Military
5 3 (2.65%) Retail
5 3 (2.65%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (19.47%) Analyst
2 19 (16.81%) Systems Administrator
2 19 (16.81%) Administrator
3 12 (10.62%) Desktop Support
4 11 (9.73%) Support Analyst
4 11 (9.73%) Storage Administrator
4 11 (9.73%) Storage Systems Administrator
5 10 (8.85%) Service Analyst
6 9 (7.96%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 9 (7.96%) Service Desk Analyst
6 9 (7.96%) Desktop Analyst
7 8 (7.08%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (6.19%) Applications Packager
8 7 (6.19%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 6 (5.31%) Service Manager
10 5 (4.42%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (4.42%) Network Engineer
10 5 (4.42%) Consultant
10 5 (4.42%) Senior Network Engineer
10 5 (4.42%) Systems Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.62%) JSP
2 5 (4.42%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (3.54%) PDA
1 4 (3.54%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.65%) Blackberry
2 3 (2.65%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (2.65%) iPhone
2 3 (2.65%) iPad
3 2 (1.77%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (0.88%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.88%) CMDB
4 1 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 60 (53.10%) Windows
2 27 (23.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (19.47%) Windows 7
4 21 (18.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (15.04%) Linux
5 17 (15.04%) Windows XP
6 15 (13.27%) Apple iOS
6 15 (13.27%) Windows 8
7 14 (12.39%) Mac OS X
8 12 (10.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (5.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.77%) UNIX
10 2 (1.77%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (23.01%) ITIL V3
2 15 (13.27%) Service Management
2 15 (13.27%) Capacity Management
3 12 (10.62%) Software Distribution
3 12 (10.62%) Compatibility Testing
4 10 (8.85%) PRINCE2
5 8 (7.08%) TOGAF
5 8 (7.08%) Project Management
6 7 (6.19%) Service Delivery
6 7 (6.19%) Incident Management
6 7 (6.19%) Demand Management
7 6 (5.31%) ITSM
7 6 (5.31%) Configuration Management
8 5 (4.42%) Programme Management
8 5 (4.42%) Problem Management
8 5 (4.42%) Asset Management
8 5 (4.42%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (3.54%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (3.54%) ArchiMate
9 4 (3.54%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.62%) PowerShell
2 6 (5.31%) SQL
3 1 (0.88%) C
3 1 (0.88%) Java
3 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 52 (46.02%) Security Cleared
2 35 (30.97%) DV Cleared
3 28 (24.78%) SC Cleared
4 10 (8.85%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (8.85%) CCNP
5 6 (5.31%) CCNA
6 4 (3.54%) MOS
6 4 (3.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (2.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.77%) Degree
8 2 (1.77%) ISEB
9 1 (0.88%) RHCE
9 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.88%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (21.24%) SLA
2 5 (4.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.65%) QA
4 2 (1.77%) COBIT
System Software
1 29 (25.66%) Active Directory
2 13 (11.50%) vSphere
3 8 (7.08%) VMware ESX
4 7 (6.19%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (4.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (2.65%) Terminal Services
7 3 (2.65%) MetaFrame
7 3 (2.65%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.88%) Postfix
8 1 (0.88%) XenApp
8 1 (0.88%) UAG
8 1 (0.88%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 23 (20.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 22 (19.47%) SCCM
3 18 (15.93%) NetBackup
3 18 (15.93%) HP SIM
4 7 (6.19%) SCOM
4 7 (6.19%) AppDNA
5 5 (4.42%) WSUS
6 3 (2.65%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (1.77%) Nagios
8 1 (0.88%) MOM
8 1 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.88%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.88%) YUM
Vendors
1 57 (50.44%) Microsoft
2 28 (24.78%) VMware
3 25 (22.12%) HP
4 24 (21.24%) Symantec
5 15 (13.27%) Cisco
6 13 (11.50%) Citrix
7 11 (9.73%) 3PAR
8 5 (4.42%) Lumension
9 4 (3.54%) ProCurve
9 4 (3.54%) Brocade
9 4 (3.54%) Remedy
9 4 (3.54%) SAP
10 3 (2.65%) IBM
10 3 (2.65%) Unisys
10 3 (2.65%) Avaya
10 3 (2.65%) Dell
10 3 (2.65%) EMC
11 2 (1.77%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.77%) Juniper
11 2 (1.77%) BMC
Wiltshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
LA International
Rate: £13 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago