Period
to 25 March 2019

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 25 March 2019 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
25 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 28 35 31
Rank change year-on-year +7 -4 -8
Contract jobs citing ITIL 44 27 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 5.73% 4.52% 5.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.94% 5.33% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 26
Gloucestershire median daily rate £475 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £305 £246 £193
90th Percentile £585 £525 £525
South West median daily rate £413 £355 £363
% change year-on-year +16.20% -2.07% -2.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £22.00 - £27.00
10th Percentile £21.00 - £26.00
90th Percentile £23.00 - £28.00
South West median hourly rate £21.79 £13.61 £20.00
% change year-on-year +60.18% -31.98% -50.62%

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 634 507 623
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 82.55% 84.78% 84.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 244 390
Gloucestershire median daily rate £450 £403 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.80% +0.63% -
10th Percentile £288 £248 £207
90th Percentile £571 £563 £563
South West median daily rate £440 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +10.00% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 48 66
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% - -29.41%
10th Percentile £13.00 £14.38 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.64 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £29.25 £38.50
% change year-on-year +36.75% -24.03% -3.75%

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 25 March 2019.

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 25 March 2019. 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
Cheltenham -2 16 £475 +15.15% 1
Gloucester +6 12 £475 +18.75%
Tewkesbury +2 2 - -
ITIL
South West

For the 6 months to 25 March 2019, 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 31 (70.45%) Security Cleared
2 27 (61.36%) DV Cleared
3 26 (59.09%) Active Directory
4 25 (56.82%) Windows
5 24 (54.55%) Microsoft
6 22 (50.00%) ITSM
7 20 (45.45%) ITIL V3
8 19 (43.18%) Hyper-V
8 19 (43.18%) SCCM
9 18 (40.91%) Windows Server
10 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (38.64%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (38.64%) Windows 10
11 16 (36.36%) Service Management
12 13 (29.55%) Service Delivery
12 13 (29.55%) SCOM
13 12 (27.27%) PowerShell
13 12 (27.27%) Virtual Desktop
14 11 (25.00%) SCVMM
14 11 (25.00%) Finance
14 11 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (20.45%) VMware
16 9 (20.45%) Citrix
17 8 (18.18%) DNS
17 8 (18.18%) Firewall
17 8 (18.18%) SLA
17 8 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 7 (15.91%) Virtual Machines
18 7 (15.91%) Remote Desktop

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 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (9.09%) Office 365
4 3 (6.82%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) DNS
1 8 (18.18%) Firewall
2 7 (15.91%) DHCP
2 7 (15.91%) Remote Desktop
3 6 (13.64%) Network Security
4 4 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (4.55%) LAN
5 2 (4.55%) NAS
5 2 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.55%) DataStage
3 2 (4.55%) DB2
3 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.55%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (4.55%) Power BI
3 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MSI
2 2 (4.55%) ERwin
2 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Legal
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (11.36%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 5 (11.36%) Analyst
3 4 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Applications Packager
4 3 (6.82%) Architect
4 3 (6.82%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (6.82%) Deployment Specialist
4 3 (6.82%) DV Cleared Application Packager
4 3 (6.82%) Implementation Specialist
4 3 (6.82%) IT Support
4 3 (6.82%) Network Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Technical Architect
4 3 (6.82%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Account Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) CSS
1 2 (4.55%) HTML
1 2 (4.55%) HTML5
1 2 (4.55%) jQuery
1 2 (4.55%) Web Services
1 2 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (38.64%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.27%) Clustering
5 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.27%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.27%) Taxonomies
5 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (56.82%) Windows
2 18 (40.91%) Windows Server
3 17 (38.64%) Windows 10
3 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (13.64%) Linux
5 3 (6.82%) Unix
6 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) ITSM
2 20 (45.45%) ITIL V3
3 16 (36.36%) Service Management
4 13 (29.55%) Service Delivery
5 11 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 7 (15.91%) Project Management
8 7 (15.91%) Waterfall
9 6 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (9.09%) Application Packaging
10 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
11 3 (6.82%) Change Management
11 3 (6.82%) CRM
11 3 (6.82%) ETL
11 3 (6.82%) Information Governance
11 3 (6.82%) Matrix Management
11 3 (6.82%) Migration
11 3 (6.82%) TOGAF
11 3 (6.82%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.55%) C
2 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
2 2 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (70.45%) Security Cleared
2 27 (61.36%) DV Cleared
3 5 (11.36%) MCP
3 5 (11.36%) MCSA
3 5 (11.36%) MCSE
3 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.55%) Degree
5 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) SLA
2 3 (6.82%) Data Quality
2 3 (6.82%) QA
System Software
1 26 (59.09%) Active Directory
2 19 (43.18%) Hyper-V
3 12 (27.27%) Virtual Desktop
4 7 (15.91%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (11.36%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (11.36%) XenDesktop
6 4 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.27%) BitLocker
7 1 (2.27%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 19 (43.18%) SCCM
2 13 (29.55%) SCOM
3 11 (25.00%) SCVMM
4 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (6.82%) SCOrch
6 2 (4.55%) Puppet
7 1 (2.27%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (2.27%) SCDPM
7 1 (2.27%) SCSM
7 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.45%) Citrix
2 9 (20.45%) VMware
3 4 (9.09%) McAfee
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle
5 2 (4.55%) ArcSight
5 2 (4.55%) Draytek
5 2 (4.55%) Fortinet
5 2 (4.55%) IBM
5 2 (4.55%) NetApp
5 2 (4.55%) Netezza
5 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds
5 2 (4.55%) SonicWALL
5 2 (4.55%) Teradata
6 1 (2.27%) Veeam