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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 25 45
Rank change year-on-year -14 +20  
Contract jobs citing ITIL 36 47 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 4.34% 5.60% 3.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.32% 6.81% 4.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 34 23
Median daily rate £415 £333 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.81% +10.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £141 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £569 £518 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Median hourly rate £34.00 £12.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +183.33% -70.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £20.67 £15.00
% change year-on-year -22.57% +37.76%  

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 677 690 759
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 81.66% 82.14% 82.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 456 511 585
Median daily rate £388 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £279 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 18
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £37.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.26% +6.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £12.88 £18.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £44.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 28 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 22 (28.95%) SC Cleared
3 20 (26.32%) Finance
4 19 (25.00%) Windows
5 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
5 15 (19.74%) Active Directory
6 14 (18.42%) PRINCE2
7 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
7 12 (15.79%) Linux
7 12 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (14.47%) DV Cleared
8 11 (14.47%) Service Delivery
9 10 (13.16%) VMware
9 10 (13.16%) Windows 7
10 9 (11.84%) Change Management
10 9 (11.84%) Firewall
10 9 (11.84%) ITSM
10 9 (11.84%) Management Information System
10 9 (11.84%) Unix
10 9 (11.84%) Oracle
10 9 (11.84%) Data Centre
11 8 (10.53%) Cisco
11 8 (10.53%) Service Management
11 8 (10.53%) TOGAF
12 7 (9.21%) Incident Management
12 7 (9.21%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (9.21%) Problem Management
12 7 (9.21%) Wireless
12 7 (9.21%) Project Management
12 7 (9.21%) HP

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 4 (5.26%) Apache
1 4 (5.26%) iPlanet
1 4 (5.26%) JBoss
1 4 (5.26%) Oracle Application Server
1 4 (5.26%) Tomcat
1 4 (5.26%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.32%) MQSeries
2 1 (1.32%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.32%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.95%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (2.63%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.89%) Office 365
2 3 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.63%) SaaS
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.84%) Firewall
2 7 (9.21%) WAN
2 7 (9.21%) Wireless
3 6 (7.89%) TCP/IP
3 6 (7.89%) VPN
4 5 (6.58%) Internet
4 5 (6.58%) LDAP
4 5 (6.58%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (3.95%) DNS
5 3 (3.95%) MPLS
6 2 (2.63%) BIG-IP
6 2 (2.63%) Broadband
6 2 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.63%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (2.63%) IP Telephony
6 2 (2.63%) LAN
6 2 (2.63%) SAN
6 2 (2.63%) Unified Communications
6 2 (2.63%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.58%) Apache Hive
1 5 (6.58%) Big Data
1 5 (6.58%) Hadoop
1 5 (6.58%) HBase
1 5 (6.58%) MongoDB
1 5 (6.58%) Neo4j
2 4 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) JIRA
General
1 20 (26.32%) Finance
2 6 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.58%) Legal
4 3 (3.95%) Banking
5 2 (2.63%) Billing
5 2 (2.63%) Retail
5 2 (2.63%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.32%) German Language
6 1 (1.32%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (19.74%) Analyst
2 9 (11.84%) Support Engineer
3 8 (10.53%) Architect
4 7 (9.21%) Project Manager
5 5 (6.58%) Data Architect
5 5 (6.58%) Help Desk Support
5 5 (6.58%) IT Support
5 5 (6.58%) Requirements Engineer
5 5 (6.58%) Service Analyst
5 5 (6.58%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (5.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) Enterprise Architect
6 4 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (5.26%) Senior Manager
6 4 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.26%) TOGAF Architect
6 4 (5.26%) Unix Engineer
7 3 (3.95%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.26%) J2EE
2 2 (2.63%) HTML
3 1 (1.32%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.32%) CSS
3 1 (1.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.32%) Web Services
3 1 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.84%) Data Centre
1 9 (11.84%) Management Information System
2 7 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.58%) Data Structures
3 5 (6.58%) Reference Data
4 4 (5.26%) Clustering
4 4 (5.26%) CMDB
5 3 (3.95%) RSA SecurID
5 3 (3.95%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.32%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.32%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.32%) PMI
6 1 (1.32%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.00%) Windows
2 12 (15.79%) Linux
3 10 (13.16%) Windows 7
4 9 (11.84%) Unix
5 7 (9.21%) Solaris
6 6 (7.89%) SUSE
7 4 (5.26%) AIX
7 4 (5.26%) Android
7 4 (5.26%) HPUX
8 3 (3.95%) Windows Server
9 2 (2.63%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.32%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.42%) PRINCE2
2 12 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (14.47%) Service Delivery
4 9 (11.84%) Change Management
4 9 (11.84%) ITSM
5 8 (10.53%) Service Management
5 8 (10.53%) TOGAF
6 7 (9.21%) Incident Management
6 7 (9.21%) IT Strategy
6 7 (9.21%) Problem Management
6 7 (9.21%) Project Management
7 6 (7.89%) Data Management
8 5 (6.58%) Capacity Management
8 5 (6.58%) Data Architecture
8 5 (6.58%) Data Integration
8 5 (6.58%) Data Modelling
8 5 (6.58%) ETL
8 5 (6.58%) Reference Data Management
8 5 (6.58%) Release Management
8 5 (6.58%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.89%) C
2 5 (6.58%) SQL
3 4 (5.26%) Java
4 3 (3.95%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.95%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.63%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.32%) C-shell
6 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.32%) Korn
6 1 (1.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 28 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 22 (28.95%) SC Cleared
3 11 (14.47%) DV Cleared
4 6 (7.89%) APMP
5 5 (6.58%) Degree
6 4 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (3.95%) ISTQB
8 2 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.63%) CISSP
8 2 (2.63%) CREST Certified
8 2 (2.63%) GCIA
8 2 (2.63%) GCIH
8 2 (2.63%) MCSE
8 2 (2.63%) PMP
8 2 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (2.63%) SANS
9 1 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (1.32%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) SLA
2 5 (6.58%) Data Quality
3 3 (3.95%) COBIT
4 2 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.32%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (1.32%) GDPR
System Software
1 15 (19.74%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.26%) Firmware
4 3 (3.95%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.95%) KVM
4 3 (3.95%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (2.63%) Samba
5 2 (2.63%) Snort
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (2.63%) Computer Incident Response Team
1 2 (2.63%) RSA enVision
2 1 (1.32%) OpenView
Vendors
1 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.16%) VMware
3 9 (11.84%) Oracle
4 8 (10.53%) Cisco
5 7 (9.21%) HP
5 7 (9.21%) Splunk
6 6 (7.89%) F5
6 6 (7.89%) Red Hat
7 5 (6.58%) Cloudera
7 5 (6.58%) MapR
7 5 (6.58%) Nuix
8 4 (5.26%) Citrix
8 4 (5.26%) IBM
8 4 (5.26%) Sun
9 3 (3.95%) Apple
9 3 (3.95%) Dell
9 3 (3.95%) PlateSpin
9 3 (3.95%) Toshiba
9 3 (3.95%) Veritas
10 2 (2.63%) IronPort
Bristol, Avon
Austin Fraser
Rate: £170 - £180 per day
Posted: 5 days ago