Period
to 18 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for ITIL V3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL V3 over the 6 months to 18 April 2019 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.

ITIL Version 3
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
18 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 67 43
Rank change year-on-year -1 -24 +23
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 4 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.50% 0.99% 2.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 1.12% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 15
Cardiff median daily rate £585 £294 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +99.15% -9.62% -2.26%
10th Percentile £568 £263 £173
90th Percentile £603 £419 £408
South Wales median daily rate £585 £300 £325
% change year-on-year +95.00% -7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - £35.00

ITIL V3 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 Cardiff with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 671 716 537
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 83.04% 88.94% 85.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 509 434
Cardiff median daily rate £425 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £180
90th Percentile £650 £503 £525
South Wales median daily rate £438 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +9.38% +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 18
Cardiff median hourly rate £35.00 £18.45 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +89.73% -7.76% +53.85%
10th Percentile £15.74 £12.67 £13.53
90th Percentile £43.75 £30.00 £40.00
South Wales median hourly rate £23.49 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -21.70% +20.00% +33.58%

ITIL V3
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing ITIL V3 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL V3 in Cardiff

ITIL V3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ITIL V3 in Cardiff.

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL V3 in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for ITIL V3.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Conceptual Models
2 2 (50.00%) Programme Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) TOGAF Certification
2 2 (50.00%) LAMP
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) eTOM
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) SaaS
2 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) MCP
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) C

ITIL V3
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 2 (50.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Conceptual Models
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) eTOM
2 2 (50.00%) ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Programme Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) SAP