Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 23 October 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 > Gloucestershire
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 35 23
Rank change year-on-year +14 -12 +12
Contract jobs citing ITIL 57 31 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 8.25% 4.77% 6.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.33% 5.76% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 12 33
Gloucestershire median daily rate £413 £333 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.06% -22.67% +8.52%
10th Percentile £310 £216 £313
90th Percentile £564 £531 £563
South West median daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year - +23.08% -14.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £22.00 £11.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% - -30.16%
10th Percentile £21.00 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £23.00 £11.50 £11.50
South West median hourly rate £38.00 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +123.53% -8.11% +12.12%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 611 538 773
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 88.42% 82.77% 81.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 252 451
Gloucestershire median daily rate £438 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £269 £225 £250
90th Percentile £563 £500 £575
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 57 57
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £44.50 £40.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.25% +5.26% -4.40%
10th Percentile £22.48 £13.00 £19.10
90th Percentile £51.10 £48.75 £46.60
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +18.66% - -6.67%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Gloucestershire

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Gloucestershire

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Gloucestershire

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Gloucestershire

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 23 October 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
Gloucester +12 28 £388 +10.71% 6
Cheltenham +9 13 £400 +105.13% 4
ITIL
South West

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 32 (56.14%) Windows
1 32 (56.14%) Microsoft
2 30 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (50.88%) Active Directory
4 28 (49.12%) ITIL V3
5 27 (47.37%) Windows Server
6 25 (43.86%) Security Cleared
7 23 (40.35%) DV Cleared
8 20 (35.09%) Service Management
9 18 (31.58%) ITSM
10 16 (28.07%) Hyper-V
10 16 (28.07%) SCCM
11 15 (26.32%) VMware
12 14 (24.56%) Service Delivery
13 13 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
14 12 (21.05%) Firewall
14 12 (21.05%) Citrix
14 12 (21.05%) XenApp
14 12 (21.05%) Data Centre
14 12 (21.05%) Windows 10
14 12 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Clustering
15 11 (19.30%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (19.30%) Clustering
15 11 (19.30%) NetApp
16 10 (17.54%) Finance
16 10 (17.54%) MS Exchange
16 10 (17.54%) CommVault
16 10 (17.54%) Security Patching

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 10 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (17.54%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.26%) SAS
3 3 (5.26%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.75%) Apache
4 1 (1.75%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (5.26%) Office 365
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.05%) Firewall
2 9 (15.79%) Network Security
3 7 (12.28%) DHCP
4 6 (10.53%) DNS
4 6 (10.53%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (7.02%) LAN
5 4 (7.02%) VLAN
5 4 (7.02%) WAN
5 4 (7.02%) Wireless
6 3 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (5.26%) Internet
7 2 (3.51%) BGP
7 2 (3.51%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (3.51%) EIGRP
7 2 (3.51%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (3.51%) NetScaler
7 2 (3.51%) OSPF
7 2 (3.51%) SAN
7 2 (3.51%) Spanning Tree
7 2 (3.51%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.30%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (15.79%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 9 (15.79%) IBM InfoSphere
2 9 (15.79%) RDBMS
2 9 (15.79%) Relational Database
3 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
4 5 (8.77%) DataStage
4 5 (8.77%) DB2
5 3 (5.26%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (5.26%) Power BI
5 3 (5.26%) QualityStage
5 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MSI
2 3 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.51%) ERwin
4 1 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.75%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.75%) EasyMock
4 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.75%) JIRA
4 1 (1.75%) JUnit
General
1 10 (17.54%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Retail
3 3 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.26%) Marketing
3 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (28.07%) Analyst
2 10 (17.54%) Data Analyst
3 8 (14.04%) Data Centre Analyst
4 7 (12.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Consultant
5 5 (8.77%) Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Security Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Applications Packager
7 3 (5.26%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 3 (5.26%) DV Cleared Application Packager
7 3 (5.26%) MicroStrategy Consultant
7 3 (5.26%) Security Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Senior MicroStrategy Consultant
7 3 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Architect
8 2 (3.51%) Data Modeller
8 2 (3.51%) Information Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Migration Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) CSS
1 3 (5.26%) HTML
1 3 (5.26%) HTML5
1 3 (5.26%) jQuery
2 1 (1.75%) EJB
2 1 (1.75%) Java EE
2 1 (1.75%) JSF
2 1 (1.75%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 30 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (21.05%) Data Centre
3 11 (19.30%) Clustering
4 6 (10.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (8.77%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.51%) Reference Data
6 2 (3.51%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.75%) User Experience
7 1 (1.75%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 32 (56.14%) Windows
2 27 (47.37%) Windows Server
3 12 (21.05%) Windows 10
3 12 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (8.77%) Linux
5 4 (7.02%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.26%) Unix
7 2 (3.51%) CentOS
7 2 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.75%) Fedora
8 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (49.12%) ITIL V3
2 20 (35.09%) Service Management
3 18 (31.58%) ITSM
4 14 (24.56%) Service Delivery
5 13 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (17.54%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (17.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 10 (17.54%) Security Patching
8 9 (15.79%) Dimensional Modelling
8 9 (15.79%) Kimball Methodology
8 9 (15.79%) Waterfall
9 8 (14.04%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (14.04%) ETL
9 8 (14.04%) Inmon Methodology
10 7 (12.28%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (10.53%) CRM
11 6 (10.53%) Data Security
11 6 (10.53%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.79%) SQL
2 8 (14.04%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.26%) PL/SQL
3 3 (5.26%) Shell Script
3 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.51%) C
4 2 (3.51%) Python
5 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.75%) C++
5 1 (1.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 25 (43.86%) Security Cleared
2 23 (40.35%) DV Cleared
3 6 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (10.53%) Degree
4 5 (8.77%) CCNA
5 3 (5.26%) MCSE
5 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.51%) MCP
6 2 (3.51%) MCSA
7 1 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.75%) CISSP
7 1 (1.75%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.75%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (50.88%) Active Directory
2 16 (28.07%) Hyper-V
3 12 (21.05%) XenApp
4 10 (17.54%) vSphere
5 8 (14.04%) Virtual Desktop
5 8 (14.04%) VMware Server
6 5 (8.77%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (7.02%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (3.51%) Firmware
9 2 (3.51%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.75%) DFS Replication
10 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (28.07%) SCCM
2 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (5.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (5.26%) SCDPM
3 3 (5.26%) SCOM
3 3 (5.26%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.75%) Ansible
4 1 (1.75%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.75%) Puppet
4 1 (1.75%) SCSM
4 1 (1.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (56.14%) Microsoft
2 15 (26.32%) VMware
3 12 (21.05%) Citrix
4 11 (19.30%) NetApp
5 10 (17.54%) CommVault
6 9 (15.79%) IBM
6 9 (15.79%) Teradata
7 8 (14.04%) Oracle
8 7 (12.28%) Cisco
9 6 (10.53%) McAfee
10 5 (8.77%) Netezza
11 3 (5.26%) MicroStrategy
12 2 (3.51%) EMC
12 2 (3.51%) Forcepoint
12 2 (3.51%) Meraki
12 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
13 1 (1.75%) 3PAR
13 1 (1.75%) HP
13 1 (1.75%) Nimble Storage
13 1 (1.75%) Nortel