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 3 months to 28 March 2017 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 23 29
Rank change year-on-year -6 +6  
Contract jobs citing ITIL 39 56 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 4.80% 6.13% 5.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.06% 7.47% 6.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 46 23
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £240 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £10.00 - £12.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £14.54
% change year-on-year -8.57% +20.39%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 644 750 662
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 79.31% 82.15% 78.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 538 477
Median daily rate £390 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £282 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £493 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 27 10
Median hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.84% -4.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £31.00 £16.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £44.94
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing ITIL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 25 (37.88%) Windows
2 24 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 19 (28.79%) Active Directory
4 18 (27.27%) SC Cleared
5 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
6 14 (21.21%) MS Office
6 14 (21.21%) Finance
7 13 (19.70%) PRINCE2
8 12 (18.18%) Windows 7
9 10 (15.15%) Incident Management
9 10 (15.15%) MS Excel
9 10 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (15.15%) Change Management
10 9 (13.64%) SLA
11 8 (12.12%) Service Delivery
11 8 (12.12%) ITSM
11 8 (12.12%) Service Management
11 8 (12.12%) DV Cleared
12 7 (10.61%) ITIL V3
12 7 (10.61%) Management Information System
12 7 (10.61%) Citrix
13 6 (9.09%) SQL
13 6 (9.09%) Oracle
14 5 (7.58%) Java
14 5 (7.58%) Unix
14 5 (7.58%) Linux
14 5 (7.58%) Internet
14 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (7.58%) Wireless
14 5 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management

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 1 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.52%) MQSeries
1 1 (1.52%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 14 (21.21%) MS Office
2 10 (15.15%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) Office 365
2 3 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.55%) SaaS
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) Internet
1 5 (7.58%) Wireless
2 4 (6.06%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.06%) VPN
2 4 (6.06%) WAN
3 3 (4.55%) Firewall
3 3 (4.55%) LDAP
3 3 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (3.03%) Broadband
4 2 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.52%) DNS
5 1 (1.52%) MPLS
5 1 (1.52%) PABX
5 1 (1.52%) SAN
5 1 (1.52%) SSL
5 1 (1.52%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.55%) Apache Hive
2 3 (4.55%) Big Data
2 3 (4.55%) Hadoop
2 3 (4.55%) HBase
2 3 (4.55%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.55%) Neo4j
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.52%) MySQL
4 1 (1.52%) NonStop SQL
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) JIRA
General
1 14 (21.21%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Legal
2 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.52%) Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (28.79%) Analyst
2 10 (15.15%) Service Analyst
2 10 (15.15%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (12.12%) Support Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Project Manager
5 5 (7.58%) Architect
5 5 (7.58%) Help Desk Support
5 5 (7.58%) IT Support
5 5 (7.58%) Requirements Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
7 3 (4.55%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 3 (4.55%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) IT Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) IT Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Service Desk Support
7 3 (4.55%) SOC Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) .NET
1 2 (3.03%) HTML
2 1 (1.52%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.52%) CSS
2 1 (1.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (1.52%) Web Services
2 1 (1.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.58%) CMDB
2 5 (7.58%) Smartphone
3 4 (6.06%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.55%) Data Structures
4 3 (4.55%) Reference Data
4 3 (4.55%) RSA SecurID
5 2 (3.03%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.03%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.52%) CESG
6 1 (1.52%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.52%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.52%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 25 (37.88%) Windows
2 12 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 5 (7.58%) Linux
3 5 (7.58%) Unix
4 4 (6.06%) Android
5 3 (4.55%) Windows 10
5 3 (4.55%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.03%) Solaris
6 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.70%) PRINCE2
2 10 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (15.15%) Change Management
2 10 (15.15%) Incident Management
3 8 (12.12%) ITSM
3 8 (12.12%) Service Delivery
3 8 (12.12%) Service Management
4 7 (10.61%) ITIL V3
5 5 (7.58%) Requirements Engineering
5 5 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (7.58%) TOGAF
6 4 (6.06%) Data Management
6 4 (6.06%) Project Management
6 4 (6.06%) Requirements Management
6 4 (6.06%) Scrum
6 4 (6.06%) SDLC
7 3 (4.55%) Data Enrichment
7 3 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (4.55%) Project Planning
7 3 (4.55%) Reference Data Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.09%) SQL
2 5 (7.58%) Java
3 4 (6.06%) C
4 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.03%) Python
4 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 18 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 8 (12.12%) DV Cleared
4 5 (7.58%) APMP
4 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.55%) Degree
5 3 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.03%) CISSP
6 2 (3.03%) ISEB
6 2 (3.03%) ISTQB
6 2 (3.03%) MCSE
7 1 (1.52%) CLAS
7 1 (1.52%) GCIA
7 1 (1.52%) GCIH
7 1 (1.52%) MCDST
7 1 (1.52%) MCITP
7 1 (1.52%) NVQ Level 3
7 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.64%) SLA
2 3 (4.55%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.03%) PMO
4 1 (1.52%) COBIT
4 1 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (28.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.55%) Snort
3 1 (1.52%) Firmware
3 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Nessus
1 2 (3.03%) QRadar
2 1 (1.52%) Computer Incident Response Team
2 1 (1.52%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.61%) Citrix
3 6 (9.09%) Oracle
4 4 (6.06%) Cisco
4 4 (6.06%) Splunk
4 4 (6.06%) VMware
5 3 (4.55%) Apple
5 3 (4.55%) Cloudera
5 3 (4.55%) Dell
5 3 (4.55%) HP
5 3 (4.55%) MapR
5 3 (4.55%) Nuix
5 3 (4.55%) Remedy
5 3 (4.55%) ServiceNow
5 3 (4.55%) Toshiba
6 2 (3.03%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.03%) Intel Security
6 2 (3.03%) ScanSafe
7 1 (1.52%) EMC
7 1 (1.52%) SAP
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