Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for ITIL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL over the 6 months to 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 43 29
Rank change year-on-year +8 -14 +12
Contract jobs citing ITIL 108 74 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 5.42% 4.12% 5.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.46% 4.95% 6.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 51 66
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38% -
10th Percentile £213 £175 £123
90th Percentile £650 £538 £481
South West median daily rate £395 £411 £325
% change year-on-year -3.95% +26.54% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 11
Bristol median hourly rate £37.55 £23.75 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +58.11% +79.25% -20.90%
10th Percentile £13.02 £14.88 £12.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £32.03 £20.00
South West median hourly rate £37.77 £17.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year +122.19% +1.49% +4.69%

ITIL is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,672 1,496 1,502
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 83.89% 83.25% 84.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,123 1,005 1,087
Bristol median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £275 £256 £250
90th Percentile £538 £538 £550
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 41 71
Bristol median hourly rate £42.50 £31.00 £29.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.10% +4.73% +17.23%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.38 £12.00
90th Percentile £68.75 £50.00 £46.00
South West median hourly rate £41.85 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +8.69% +10.00% -4.11%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing ITIL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Bristol

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ITIL in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Bristol

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Bristol over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Bristol

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Bristol

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Bristol over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ITIL in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 30 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 23 (21.30%) Windows
3 19 (17.59%) Service Delivery
3 19 (17.59%) Finance
4 16 (14.81%) VMware
4 16 (14.81%) Microsoft
5 15 (13.89%) Telecoms
5 15 (13.89%) PowerShell
5 15 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (12.96%) Linux
7 13 (12.04%) Citrix
7 13 (12.04%) Service Management
8 12 (11.11%) Security Cleared
8 12 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (10.19%) SC Cleared
9 11 (10.19%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (10.19%) Firewall
9 11 (10.19%) ITSM
9 11 (10.19%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (10.19%) Microsoft Office
9 11 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (9.26%) SLA
11 9 (8.33%) Validation
11 9 (8.33%) XenServer
11 9 (8.33%) Service Design
12 8 (7.41%) Windows Server
12 8 (7.41%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (7.41%) Office 365
13 7 (6.48%) Python
13 7 (6.48%) C#

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.70%) Skype for Business
3 3 (2.78%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.85%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (10.19%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.41%) Office 365
3 2 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.93%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.93%) IaaS
4 1 (0.93%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.93%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.19%) Firewall
2 4 (3.70%) Network Security
2 4 (3.70%) Skype
3 3 (2.78%) LAN
3 3 (2.78%) NAS
3 3 (2.78%) NetScaler
3 3 (2.78%) SAN
3 3 (2.78%) WAN
4 2 (1.85%) BGP
4 2 (1.85%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (1.85%) DHCP
4 2 (1.85%) DNS
4 2 (1.85%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.85%) MPLS
4 2 (1.85%) Wireless
5 1 (0.93%) DWDM
5 1 (0.93%) GSM
5 1 (0.93%) Internet
5 1 (0.93%) LTE
5 1 (0.93%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.93%) Big Data
2 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Rational Rose
1 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 19 (17.59%) Finance
2 15 (13.89%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.93%) Banking
4 1 (0.93%) Law
4 1 (0.93%) Legal
4 1 (0.93%) Retail
4 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (18.52%) Analyst
2 14 (12.96%) Service Manager
3 12 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 12 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 10 (9.26%) Architect
5 8 (7.41%) 1st Line Support
6 7 (6.48%) IT Manager
6 7 (6.48%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (6.48%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (6.48%) Systems Support
6 7 (6.48%) Systems Support Engineer
7 6 (5.56%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 6 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (5.56%) Service Analyst
7 6 (5.56%) Test Leader
8 5 (4.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) Delivery Manager
9 4 (3.70%) IT Services Manager
9 4 (3.70%) Server Engineer
9 4 (3.70%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.70%) AppFabric
1 4 (3.70%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.56%) Blackberry
3 5 (4.63%) Smartphone
4 4 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.85%) Clustering
5 2 (1.85%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.85%) PMI
5 2 (1.85%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.85%) Replication
5 2 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.93%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.93%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.93%) Frameworx
6 1 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.93%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.93%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.93%) TM Forum
6 1 (0.93%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (21.30%) Windows
2 14 (12.96%) Linux
3 8 (7.41%) Windows Server
4 7 (6.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (4.63%) Windows 10
7 4 (3.70%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.93%) Debian
9 1 (0.93%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (17.59%) Service Delivery
2 13 (12.04%) Service Management
3 12 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (10.19%) ITSM
4 11 (10.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (8.33%) Service Design
5 9 (8.33%) Validation
6 8 (7.41%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (6.48%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (6.48%) Risk Analysis
8 6 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 6 (5.56%) Line Management
8 6 (5.56%) Project Management
9 5 (4.63%) Change Management
10 4 (3.70%) Capacity Management
10 4 (3.70%) Process Improvement
10 4 (3.70%) Security Testing
10 4 (3.70%) Test Automation
10 4 (3.70%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.89%) PowerShell
2 7 (6.48%) C#
2 7 (6.48%) Python
2 7 (6.48%) SQL
3 1 (0.93%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 11 (10.19%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.56%) ISEB
4 4 (3.70%) Degree
4 4 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.78%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.85%) APMP
6 2 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.85%) CCNP
6 2 (1.85%) CISA
6 2 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.85%) JNCIP
6 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.85%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.85%) PMP
7 1 (0.93%) CCNA
7 1 (0.93%) CISM
7 1 (0.93%) CISSP
7 1 (0.93%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.26%) SLA
2 5 (4.63%) QA
3 1 (0.93%) COBIT
3 1 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 15 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (8.33%) XenServer
4 7 (6.48%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.70%) Firmware
6 3 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.78%) XenApp
6 3 (2.78%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.85%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.93%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (2.78%) SCCM
2 2 (1.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (14.81%) Microsoft
1 16 (14.81%) VMware
2 13 (12.04%) Citrix
3 5 (4.63%) Cisco
4 4 (3.70%) SAP
5 3 (2.78%) IBM
5 3 (2.78%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.85%) Juniper
7 1 (0.93%) CA
7 1 (0.93%) CyberArk
7 1 (0.93%) HP
7 1 (0.93%) Ivanti
7 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.93%) Wyse