Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 20 November 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 > Dorset
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 13 17
Rank change year-on-year -11 +4 +6
Contract jobs citing ITIL 18 34 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 6.08% 7.73% 7.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.47% 10.27% 9.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 26 18
Dorset median daily rate £400 £384 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.23% -9.71% +30.77%
10th Percentile £223 £229 £347
90th Percentile £465 £481 £580
South West median daily rate £400 £325 £381
% change year-on-year +23.08% -14.75% +1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Dorset median hourly rate £11.35 £26.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.75% -4.55% +23.60%
10th Percentile £9.95 £21.88 £26.25
90th Percentile £12.80 £31.63 £28.75
South West median hourly rate £13.50 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -32.50% +21.21% -9.59%

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 Dorset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 241 331 334
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 81.42% 75.23% 75.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 239 183
Dorset median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - +13.64%
10th Percentile £206 £231 £231
90th Percentile £503 £525 £538
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 50
Dorset median hourly rate £41.15 £22.00 £41.24
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +87.05% -46.65% +146.65%
10th Percentile £11.68 £14.25 £24.73
90th Percentile £48.75 £28.65 £46.77
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £38.89
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.99% +49.56%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Dorset

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Dorset

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Dorset over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Dorset

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Dorset

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Poole +2 8 £438 +20.69% 1
Bournemouth +9 6 £273 -31.88% 3
Wimborne -2 2 - -
Weymouth - 1 £151 - 1
ITIL
South West

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Dorset region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 6 (33.33%) Unified Communications
2 5 (27.78%) Firewall
2 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) VPN
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco
3 4 (22.22%) CCNP
3 4 (22.22%) CCNA
3 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (22.22%) Wireless
3 4 (22.22%) IPsec
3 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 4 (22.22%) OSPF
3 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 3 (16.67%) 4G
4 3 (16.67%) MPLS
4 3 (16.67%) Skype for Business
4 3 (16.67%) IP Telephony
4 3 (16.67%) Nortel Meridian
4 3 (16.67%) High Availability
4 3 (16.67%) HSRP
4 3 (16.67%) Meraki
4 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (16.67%) Skype
4 3 (16.67%) VRRP
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) Avaya
4 3 (16.67%) Finance
4 3 (16.67%) Nortel
4 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.56%) MQSeries
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Unified Communications
2 5 (27.78%) Firewall
2 5 (27.78%) VPN
3 4 (22.22%) IPsec
3 4 (22.22%) OSPF
3 4 (22.22%) Wireless
4 3 (16.67%) 4G
4 3 (16.67%) Broadband
4 3 (16.67%) DHCP
4 3 (16.67%) DNS
4 3 (16.67%) HSRP
4 3 (16.67%) IP Telephony
4 3 (16.67%) MPLS
4 3 (16.67%) Nortel Meridian
4 3 (16.67%) Skype
4 3 (16.67%) VRRP
4 3 (16.67%) WAN
5 2 (11.11%) Network Security
6 1 (5.56%) NAS
6 1 (5.56%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Ingres
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Aerospace
2 2 (11.11%) Retail Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Service Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Support
3 3 (16.67%) Network Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Network Support
3 3 (16.67%) Network Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Unified Communications Manager
4 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) Contracts Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Ajax
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) DOM
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) CMDB
2 1 (5.56%) Hedge funds
2 1 (5.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Unix
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) High Availability
1 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
1 3 (16.67%) Project Management
2 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.11%) Change Management
2 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
2 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.56%) AOP
3 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.56%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.56%) Network Management
3 1 (5.56%) Patch Management
3 1 (5.56%) Project Governance
3 1 (5.56%) Service Management
3 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) C
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) CCNA
1 4 (22.22%) CCNP
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Samba
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (5.56%) Icinga
1 1 (5.56%) Nagios
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco
2 3 (16.67%) Avaya
2 3 (16.67%) Meraki
2 3 (16.67%) Nortel
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) F5
4 1 (5.56%) Juniper
4 1 (5.56%) NetApp
4 1 (5.56%) Palo Alto
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow
4 1 (5.56%) VMware