Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 17 July 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 Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 7 29
Rank change year-on-year -29 +22 -1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 43 91 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 5.28% 13.54% 7.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.99% 15.32% 9.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 74 23
Cardiff median daily rate £300 £280 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.33% -13.99% +18.18%
10th Percentile £154 £135 £164
90th Percentile £433 £389 £438
South Wales median daily rate £313 £185 £350
% change year-on-year +68.92% -47.14% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 10
Cardiff median hourly rate £17.20 £17.14 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.34% +31.85% -20.61%
South Wales median hourly rate £33.50 £18.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +86.11% +38.46% -16.80%

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 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 718 594 540
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 88.21% 88.39% 82.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 565 460 405
Cardiff median daily rate £400 £368 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.84% -2.00% +9.57%
10th Percentile £285 £177 £214
90th Percentile £538 £526 £488
South Wales median daily rate £405 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +8.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 25 15
Cardiff median hourly rate £13.00 £18.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.78% +38.46% -14.75%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.00 £12.75
90th Percentile £30.00 £39.90 £20.41
South Wales median hourly rate £15.25 £25.00 £19.81
% change year-on-year -39.00% +26.18% +32.08%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Cardiff

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Cardiff

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Cardiff over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Cardiff

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Cardiff

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Cardiff over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ITIL in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 27 (62.79%) Windows
2 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
3 15 (34.88%) Incident Management
4 14 (32.56%) Active Directory
5 13 (30.23%) Citrix
6 10 (23.26%) Change Management
6 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Office
6 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (20.93%) Service Management
8 8 (18.60%) Windows Server
9 7 (16.28%) Management Information System
9 7 (16.28%) Risk Management
9 7 (16.28%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (16.28%) SQL
9 7 (16.28%) SLA
10 6 (13.95%) Finance
10 6 (13.95%) SCCM
10 6 (13.95%) Release Management
11 5 (11.63%) IT Governance
11 5 (11.63%) AS400
11 5 (11.63%) Migration
11 5 (11.63%) IBM
11 5 (11.63%) Oracle
11 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
11 5 (11.63%) MCP
11 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared
11 5 (11.63%) Windows 7
11 5 (11.63%) Functional Testing
12 4 (9.30%) ITIL V3

ITIL
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 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.65%) IaaS
2 2 (4.65%) PaaS
3 1 (2.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.33%) Office 365
3 1 (2.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) LAN
2 3 (6.98%) IPv4
3 2 (4.65%) VPN
4 1 (2.33%) DNS
4 1 (2.33%) Firewall
4 1 (2.33%) HTTP
4 1 (2.33%) IPsec
4 1 (2.33%) Network Security
4 1 (2.33%) Skype
4 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.33%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.65%) InstallShield
2 2 (4.65%) MSI
3 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.33%) Hudson
3 1 (2.33%) Maven
3 1 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 6 (13.95%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Analyst
2 8 (18.60%) Incident Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) Business Manager
4 5 (11.63%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (11.63%) Architect
5 3 (6.98%) DBA
5 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Service Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Support Technician
6 2 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.65%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.65%) Citrix Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Desktop Support
6 2 (4.65%) IT Support Technician
6 2 (4.65%) Major Incident Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) SQL DBA
6 2 (4.65%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) JSON
1 1 (2.33%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (2.33%) Middleware
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.63%) AS400
3 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) NHS
4 1 (2.33%) Clustering
4 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.33%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.33%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 27 (62.79%) Windows
2 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (18.60%) Windows Server
5 5 (11.63%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.98%) Windows 10
6 3 (6.98%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.33%) CentOS
8 1 (2.33%) Linux
8 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) Incident Management
2 10 (23.26%) Change Management
3 9 (20.93%) Service Management
4 7 (16.28%) Risk Management
5 6 (13.95%) Release Management
6 5 (11.63%) Functional Testing
6 5 (11.63%) IT Governance
6 5 (11.63%) Migration
7 4 (9.30%) ITIL V3
7 4 (9.30%) ITSM
7 4 (9.30%) Validation
8 3 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.98%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.65%) Business Continuity
9 2 (4.65%) Data Migration
9 2 (4.65%) Load Balancing
9 2 (4.65%) Problem Management
9 2 (4.65%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.28%) SQL
2 4 (9.30%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.33%) C
3 1 (2.33%) C-shell
3 1 (2.33%) Java
3 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.33%) Perl
3 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (11.63%) MCP
2 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared
3 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) AWS Certification
4 1 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.33%) CCNP
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.33%) MCITP
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) SLA
2 3 (6.98%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (32.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.30%) XenApp
3 2 (4.65%) Docker
3 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.65%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) SCCM
2 3 (6.98%) Ansible
3 2 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.65%) Puppet
3 2 (4.65%) SCOM
3 2 (4.65%) Terraform
4 1 (2.33%) Data Guard
4 1 (2.33%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.33%) Mesos
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.33%) Packer
4 1 (2.33%) rkt
4 1 (2.33%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.33%) SCSM
Vendors
1 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
2 13 (30.23%) Citrix
3 5 (11.63%) IBM
3 5 (11.63%) Oracle
4 4 (9.30%) VMware
5 3 (6.98%) HP
6 2 (4.65%) Dell
6 2 (4.65%) Ivanti
7 1 (2.33%) BT
7 1 (2.33%) Cisco
7 1 (2.33%) PlateSpin
7 1 (2.33%) Red Hat