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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 7 14 14
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing ITIL 108 57 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 13.62% 7.97% 8.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.76% 10.80% 11.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 18 19
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £229
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +74.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £105 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £533 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Average hourly rate £13.00 £22.00 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.90% -60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%
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
608 528 426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 76.67% 73.85% 74.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 351 274
Average daily rate £401 £418 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.95% +4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 7 22
Average hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £19.00 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £105.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +25 68 £400 -20.00% 20
Corsham - 13 £240 -
Salisbury +5 2 £135 +28.57% 4
Malmesbury -3 2 - -
ITIL
South West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 80 (51.28%) Security Cleared
2 51 (32.69%) SC Cleared
3 45 (28.85%) PRINCE2
4 38 (24.36%) Service Management
5 37 (23.72%) Windows
6 29 (18.59%) Microsoft
6 29 (18.59%) Service Delivery
7 22 (14.10%) Cisco
7 22 (14.10%) Active Directory
7 22 (14.10%) DV Cleared
8 20 (12.82%) Project Management
9 19 (12.18%) MS Office
10 18 (11.54%) Firewall
11 17 (10.90%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (10.90%) Data Centre
12 16 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (10.26%) Telecoms
13 15 (9.62%) Finance
13 15 (9.62%) MS Project
14 14 (8.97%) Cisco Certification
14 14 (8.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 13 (8.33%) Mentoring
15 13 (8.33%) Windows 7
16 12 (7.69%) Data Protection
16 12 (7.69%) Coaching
16 12 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
16 12 (7.69%) WAN
16 12 (7.69%) Change Management
16 12 (7.69%) SLA
16 12 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 12 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 11 (7.05%) SharePoint
3 8 (5.13%) Lync
4 7 (4.49%) IIS
5 6 (3.85%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 19 (12.18%) MS Office
2 15 (9.62%) MS Project
3 8 (5.13%) MS Excel
4 4 (2.56%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.64%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.54%) Firewall
2 12 (7.69%) WAN
3 11 (7.05%) DHCP
3 11 (7.05%) DNS
3 11 (7.05%) VLAN
4 9 (5.77%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (5.77%) VPN
4 9 (5.77%) OSPF
5 8 (5.13%) BGP
5 8 (5.13%) MPLS
6 7 (4.49%) LAN
6 7 (4.49%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (4.49%) Cisco PIX
7 6 (3.85%) Network Security
8 5 (3.21%) VRRP
8 5 (3.21%) HSRP
8 5 (3.21%) IP Telephony
9 4 (2.56%) EIGRP
10 3 (1.92%) TCP/IP
10 3 (1.92%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (3.21%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.64%) JIRA
General
1 16 (10.26%) Telecoms
2 15 (9.62%) Finance
3 6 (3.85%) Banking
4 5 (3.21%) Billing
5 4 (2.56%) Retail
6 3 (1.92%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.28%) Law
7 2 (1.28%) Back Office
8 1 (0.64%) Legal
8 1 (0.64%) Military
8 1 (0.64%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 21 (13.46%) Analyst
3 17 (10.90%) Service Manager
4 11 (7.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (5.13%) Services Delivery Manager
5 8 (5.13%) Architect
5 8 (5.13%) Delivery Manager
6 7 (4.49%) Network Engineer
6 7 (4.49%) Developer
7 6 (3.85%) Service Analyst
7 6 (3.85%) .NET Developer
7 6 (3.85%) PMO Manager
8 5 (3.21%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (3.21%) Support Analyst
9 4 (2.56%) Administrator
9 4 (2.56%) Test Analyst
9 4 (2.56%) Desktop Support
9 4 (2.56%) Service Desk Analyst
9 4 (2.56%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (2.56%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.85%) .NET
1 6 (3.85%) ASP.NET
1 6 (3.85%) SOAP
1 6 (3.85%) XML
1 6 (3.85%) WPF
1 6 (3.85%) jQuery
2 5 (3.21%) XSD
2 5 (3.21%) Web Services
3 1 (0.64%) J2EE
3 1 (0.64%) Middleware
3 1 (0.64%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.90%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (10.90%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.49%) Client/Server
2 7 (4.49%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.85%) User Experience
4 4 (2.56%) IVR
5 3 (1.92%) Replication
6 2 (1.28%) Economics
6 2 (1.28%) Statistics
6 2 (1.28%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.64%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.64%) CESG
7 1 (0.64%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (0.64%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.64%) RMADS
7 1 (0.64%) NHS
7 1 (0.64%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 37 (23.72%) Windows
2 16 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 11 (7.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (3.85%) Linux
6 5 (3.21%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.28%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.28%) CentOS
9 1 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.64%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.64%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (28.85%) PRINCE2
2 38 (24.36%) Service Management
3 29 (18.59%) Service Delivery
4 20 (12.82%) Project Management
5 13 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 12 (7.69%) Coaching
6 12 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (7.69%) Change Management
6 12 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (7.69%) Data Protection
7 11 (7.05%) Incident Management
8 10 (6.41%) ITIL V3
9 9 (5.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 9 (5.77%) Migration
9 9 (5.77%) Network Design
10 8 (5.13%) Configuration Management
10 8 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (4.49%) Project Planning
11 7 (4.49%) Problem Management
12 6 (3.85%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.49%) SQL
2 6 (3.85%) VB.NET
2 6 (3.85%) C#
2 6 (3.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 80 (51.28%) Security Cleared
2 51 (32.69%) SC Cleared
3 22 (14.10%) DV Cleared
4 14 (8.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 14 (8.97%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (7.05%) CCNP
6 9 (5.77%) Degree
7 8 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (3.21%) CCIE
9 4 (2.56%) APMP
10 3 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (1.92%) CCNA
11 2 (1.28%) ISEB
11 2 (1.28%) CISSP
11 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (1.28%) HNC
11 2 (1.28%) MCSA
11 2 (1.28%) CISA
11 2 (1.28%) CISM
11 2 (1.28%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.69%) SLA
2 6 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.21%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.28%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.28%) COBIT
4 2 (1.28%) QA
5 1 (0.64%) JSP 440
System Software
1 22 (14.10%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.05%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (5.13%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (3.85%) DFS Replication
5 5 (3.21%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (3.21%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.64%) vSphere
6 1 (0.64%) Xen
6 1 (0.64%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (5.13%) SCCM
2 7 (4.49%) WSUS
3 6 (3.85%) SCOM
3 6 (3.85%) SCVMM
3 6 (3.85%) SCOrch
3 6 (3.85%) SCSM
4 4 (2.56%) SCDPM
5 3 (1.92%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (1.92%) Cisco IPCC
6 2 (1.28%) Puppet
7 1 (0.64%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.64%) Cisco LMS
7 1 (0.64%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.64%) MIMEsweeper
7 1 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 29 (18.59%) Microsoft
2 22 (14.10%) Cisco
3 9 (5.77%) ArcSight
4 8 (5.13%) VMware
5 6 (3.85%) CheckPoint
6 5 (3.21%) McAfee
6 5 (3.21%) F5
6 5 (3.21%) Radware
7 4 (2.56%) Google
7 4 (2.56%) Juniper
8 3 (1.92%) HP
8 3 (1.92%) Verint
8 3 (1.92%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.28%) Splunk
9 2 (1.28%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.28%) IronPort
9 2 (1.28%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (1.28%) Dell
9 2 (1.28%) Intel
9 2 (1.28%) Citrix