Period
to 25 September 2018

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 25 September 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 West > Devon
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 40 32
Rank change year-on-year +5 -8 -6
Contract jobs citing ITIL 18 20 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 3.85% 3.39% 4.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.60% 4.09% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 13
Devon median daily rate £363 £238 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.63% -36.67% +17.19%
10th Percentile £180 £163 £133
90th Percentile £441 £338 £460
South West median daily rate £395 £410 £325
% change year-on-year -3.66% +26.15% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Devon median hourly rate £9.00 - £10.61
10th Percentile £8.50 - £10.13
90th Percentile £9.50 - £11.10
South West median hourly rate £37.55 £17.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year +120.88% +1.49% +4.69%

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 391 489 371
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 83.55% 82.88% 81.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 308 219
Devon median daily rate £375 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.32% +8.57% -
10th Percentile £263 £256 £188
90th Percentile £515 £500 £475
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 17 45
Devon median hourly rate £17.25 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.71% -12.50% +125.35%
10th Percentile £9.81 £11.33 £13.35
90th Percentile £41.78 £46.95 £51.50
South West median hourly rate £41.83 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +10.07% +8.57% -5.41%

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 25 September 2018.

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 25 September 2018. 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 +11 8 £400 +60.00% 6
Exeter -2 7 £425 +123.68% 3
ITIL
South West

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Devon region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 7 (38.89%) Windows
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Service Design
4 3 (16.67%) Service Management
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco
4 3 (16.67%) DNS
4 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (16.67%) VMware
4 3 (16.67%) Analytics
4 3 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (11.11%) Office 365
5 2 (11.11%) SIEM
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
5 2 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (11.11%) Information Security
5 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 2 (11.11%) Linux
5 2 (11.11%) Firewall
5 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 2 (11.11%) Internet
6 1 (5.56%) Nagios

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 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) IIS
1 1 (5.56%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (11.11%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (5.56%) IPsec
3 1 (5.56%) SSL
3 1 (5.56%) VoIP
3 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Law
1 1 (5.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Desktop Support
4 2 (11.11%) Information Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Technician
4 2 (11.11%) Security Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Service Management Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Service Management Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.56%) SUSE
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
1 5 (27.78%) Service Design
2 3 (16.67%) Analytics
2 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 3 (16.67%) Project Management
2 3 (16.67%) Service Management
2 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 2 (11.11%) Information Security
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (11.11%) SIEM
4 1 (5.56%) Break/Fix
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (5.56%) Product Management
4 1 (5.56%) Server Management
4 1 (5.56%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) vSphere
2 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Nagios
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco
2 3 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) jetNEXUS
4 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds