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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 5 15 23
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Contract jobs citing ITIL 101 58 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 14.74% 8.61% 6.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.98% 11.44% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 26 16
Average daily rate
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£400 £250 £291
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -13.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £140 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 7
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.76 £15.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -11.72%
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
532 507 437
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 77.66% 75.22% 76.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 344 294
Average daily rate £400 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 20
Average hourly rate £28.00 £37.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.33% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £20.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £63.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 2015.

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
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 31 July 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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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
Swindon +16 62 £400 +68.42% 16
Corsham - 12 £240 -
Chippenham 0 1 - - 2
ITIL
South West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 92 (51.98%) Security Cleared
2 66 (37.29%) SC Cleared
3 55 (31.07%) Service Management
4 50 (28.25%) PRINCE2
5 37 (20.90%) Service Delivery
6 36 (20.34%) Windows
7 34 (19.21%) Microsoft
8 27 (15.25%) Active Directory
9 24 (13.56%) Project Management
10 23 (12.99%) MS Office
10 23 (12.99%) Data Centre
11 22 (12.43%) Mentoring
11 22 (12.43%) DV Cleared
12 20 (11.30%) Cisco
12 20 (11.30%) Analytical Skills
13 19 (10.73%) Coaching
13 19 (10.73%) Finance
14 16 (9.04%) Telecoms
14 16 (9.04%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (9.04%) Windows Server 2008
15 15 (8.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 15 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2013
16 14 (7.91%) Incident Management
16 14 (7.91%) Firewall
16 14 (7.91%) VMware
16 14 (7.91%) MS Project
17 13 (7.34%) Stakeholder Management
18 12 (6.78%) Change Management
18 12 (6.78%) SLA
18 12 (6.78%) SharePoint

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 15 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2013
2 12 (6.78%) SharePoint
3 11 (6.21%) MS Exchange
4 7 (3.95%) IIS
4 7 (3.95%) Lync
5 3 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.13%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.56%) CMS
7 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 23 (12.99%) MS Office
2 14 (7.91%) MS Project
3 8 (4.52%) MS Excel
4 4 (2.26%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.26%) Office 365
2 1 (0.56%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.91%) Firewall
2 11 (6.21%) WAN
3 10 (5.65%) DHCP
3 10 (5.65%) DNS
4 9 (5.08%) VLAN
5 7 (3.95%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (3.95%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (3.95%) VPN
5 7 (3.95%) OSPF
5 7 (3.95%) LAN
6 6 (3.39%) BGP
6 6 (3.39%) MPLS
7 5 (2.82%) VRRP
7 5 (2.82%) IP Telephony
7 5 (2.82%) HSRP
7 5 (2.82%) Cisco PIX
8 4 (2.26%) Network Security
8 4 (2.26%) TCP/IP
9 3 (1.69%) Cisco IPT
10 2 (1.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (3.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (2.82%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.56%) Toad
3 1 (0.56%) JIRA
General
1 19 (10.73%) Finance
2 16 (9.04%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.95%) Banking
4 4 (2.26%) Retail
5 3 (1.69%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.69%) Legal
6 2 (1.13%) Law
6 2 (1.13%) Back Office
7 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.56%) Marketing
7 1 (0.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 24 (13.56%) Project Manager
2 21 (11.86%) Service Manager
3 19 (10.73%) Analyst
4 12 (6.78%) Architect
4 12 (6.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (6.78%) Delivery Manager
5 11 (6.21%) Services Delivery Manager
6 7 (3.95%) Service Analyst
6 7 (3.95%) Network Engineer
7 6 (3.39%) Coordinator
7 6 (3.39%) Business Analyst
7 6 (3.39%) Developer
7 6 (3.39%) .NET Developer
7 6 (3.39%) Project Coordinator
7 6 (3.39%) PMO Manager
8 5 (2.82%) Customer Services Manager
8 5 (2.82%) Windows Engineer
8 5 (2.82%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (2.82%) Incident Manager
8 5 (2.82%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.95%) .NET
1 7 (3.95%) SOAP
2 6 (3.39%) XML
2 6 (3.39%) WPF
2 6 (3.39%) jQuery
2 6 (3.39%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.82%) XSD
3 5 (2.82%) Web Services
4 1 (0.56%) J2EE
4 1 (0.56%) Middleware
4 1 (0.56%) WCF
4 1 (0.56%) REST
4 1 (0.56%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.99%) Data Centre
2 20 (11.30%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.39%) Client/Server
3 6 (3.39%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.82%) User Experience
5 4 (2.26%) Replication
5 4 (2.26%) IVR
6 2 (1.13%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.13%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.13%) Statistics
6 2 (1.13%) CMDB
6 2 (1.13%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.56%) RMADS
7 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.56%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.56%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.56%) NHS
7 1 (0.56%) CESG
7 1 (0.56%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 36 (20.34%) Windows
2 16 (9.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (6.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (5.65%) Windows 7
5 8 (4.52%) Linux
6 4 (2.26%) Windows XP
6 4 (2.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.13%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.13%) CentOS
7 2 (1.13%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.56%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.56%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (31.07%) Service Management
2 50 (28.25%) PRINCE2
3 37 (20.90%) Service Delivery
4 24 (13.56%) Project Management
5 22 (12.43%) Mentoring
6 19 (10.73%) Coaching
7 16 (9.04%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (7.91%) Incident Management
9 13 (7.34%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (6.78%) Change Management
11 10 (5.65%) Configuration Management
11 10 (5.65%) Data Protection
12 9 (5.08%) Network Design
12 9 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (4.52%) ITIL V3
13 8 (4.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 8 (4.52%) Problem Management
13 8 (4.52%) ITSM
14 7 (3.95%) Business Continuity
14 7 (3.95%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.21%) SQL
2 6 (3.39%) VB.NET
2 6 (3.39%) JavaScript
2 6 (3.39%) C#
3 2 (1.13%) Java
4 1 (0.56%) Perl
4 1 (0.56%) PHP
4 1 (0.56%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.56%) Python
4 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.56%) Ruby
4 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 92 (51.98%) Security Cleared
2 66 (37.29%) SC Cleared
3 22 (12.43%) DV Cleared
4 15 (8.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 12 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (5.08%) CCNP
6 9 (5.08%) APMP
7 7 (3.95%) Degree
7 7 (3.95%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (2.82%) CCIE
9 3 (1.69%) CCNA
9 3 (1.69%) ISEB
9 3 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (1.13%) HNC
10 2 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (1.13%) MOS
10 2 (1.13%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.56%) CIPD
11 1 (0.56%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
11 1 (0.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.78%) SLA
2 7 (3.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (3.39%) ISO 9001
4 4 (2.26%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.69%) COBIT
6 1 (0.56%) QA
6 1 (0.56%) JSP 440
System Software
1 27 (15.25%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.65%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (3.95%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (2.82%) Hyper-V
5 5 (2.82%) DFS Replication
6 2 (1.13%) vSphere
7 1 (0.56%) Xen
7 1 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (4.52%) SCCM
2 6 (3.39%) WSUS
2 6 (3.39%) SCOrch
3 5 (2.82%) SCSM
3 5 (2.82%) SCOM
3 5 (2.82%) SCVMM
4 3 (1.69%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (1.69%) SCDPM
4 3 (1.69%) Cisco IPCC
4 3 (1.69%) Puppet
5 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.56%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.56%) Nagios
5 1 (0.56%) AppManager
5 1 (0.56%) MIMEsweeper
5 1 (0.56%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 34 (19.21%) Microsoft
2 20 (11.30%) Cisco
3 14 (7.91%) VMware
4 11 (6.21%) ArcSight
5 6 (3.39%) CheckPoint
6 5 (2.82%) F5
6 5 (2.82%) McAfee
6 5 (2.82%) Radware
7 4 (2.26%) Splunk
7 4 (2.26%) Google
7 4 (2.26%) Citrix
7 4 (2.26%) HP
8 3 (1.69%) Oracle
8 3 (1.69%) Verint
8 3 (1.69%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.13%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.13%) Dell
9 2 (1.13%) Juniper
9 2 (1.13%) Lotus
9 2 (1.13%) Red Hat