Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 16 December 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 > Devon
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 20 13
Rank change year-on-year -10 -7 -4
Contract jobs citing ITIL 23 36 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 4.46% 7.55% 9.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.22% 9.42% 12.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 39
Devon median daily rate £325 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -14.29% -
10th Percentile £160 £130 £160
90th Percentile £600 £411 £418
South West median daily rate £400 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +23.08% -13.33% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Devon median hourly rate £11.50 £88.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -86.93% +417.65% -
10th Percentile £10.75 £25.20 £11.80
90th Percentile £12.25 £156.40 £22.60
South West median hourly rate £13.36 £20.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year -33.23% -3.61% +6.41%

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 Devon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 441 382 481
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 85.47% 80.08% 80.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 237 357
Devon median daily rate £400 £355 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.68% -4.05% -1.33%
10th Percentile £205 £185 £263
90th Percentile £575 £510 £523
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 39 19
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £23.28 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.38% -36.23% +65.91%
10th Percentile £28.75 £10.90 £14.13
90th Percentile £47.50 £48.72 £45.25
South West median hourly rate £33.00 £34.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year -4.35% -12.10% +42.73%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Devon

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Devon

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Devon over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Devon

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Devon

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Devon region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth +1 16 £525 +47.37%
Exeter -10 5 £190 +2.70%
ITIL
South West

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Devon region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 10 (43.48%) Linux
1 10 (43.48%) Middleware
1 10 (43.48%) Service Management
2 9 (39.13%) DevOps
3 8 (34.78%) Project Management
3 8 (34.78%) JBoss
3 8 (34.78%) Unix
3 8 (34.78%) Windows
4 6 (26.09%) Freedom of Information
4 6 (26.09%) Freedom of Information Act
4 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
4 6 (26.09%) Solaris
4 6 (26.09%) PRINCE2
4 6 (26.09%) Data Protection
4 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
5 5 (21.74%) Customer Requirements
5 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
5 5 (21.74%) Risk Management
5 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (17.39%) Change Management
6 4 (17.39%) VMware
6 4 (17.39%) Citrix
6 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
7 3 (13.04%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (13.04%) WAN
7 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (13.04%) LAN
7 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (8.70%) Time Management

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 8 (34.78%) JBoss
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
1 1 (4.35%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) LAN
1 3 (13.04%) WAN
2 2 (8.70%) Firewall
2 2 (8.70%) SMS
3 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Administrator
2 9 (39.13%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (34.78%) Unix Administrator
4 7 (30.43%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 5 (21.74%) DevOps Administrator
5 5 (21.74%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 5 (21.74%) Project Manager
6 4 (17.39%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (13.04%) Linux DevOps Administrator
7 3 (13.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (13.04%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (13.04%) Technical Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (13.04%) Technical Manager
7 3 (13.04%) Technical Project Manager
8 2 (8.70%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (8.70%) Analyst
9 1 (4.35%) Solaris Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Freedom of Information
1 6 (26.09%) Freedom of Information Act
1 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) Unix
2 8 (34.78%) Windows
3 6 (26.09%) Solaris
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
4 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Service Management
2 9 (39.13%) DevOps
3 8 (34.78%) Project Management
4 6 (26.09%) Data Protection
4 6 (26.09%) PRINCE2
5 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (21.74%) Customer Requirements
5 5 (21.74%) Risk Management
6 4 (17.39%) Change Management
7 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
7 2 (8.70%) Migration
7 2 (8.70%) Time Management
8 1 (4.35%) CAD
8 1 (4.35%) Web Operations
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.04%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (8.70%) CCNA
3 2 (8.70%) CCNP
3 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Citrix
1 4 (17.39%) VMware
2 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco
2 2 (8.70%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft