Period
to 16 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 November 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 > Somerset
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 15 27 39
Rank change year-on-year +12 +12 -15
Contract jobs citing ITIL 46 28 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 9.15% 5.67% 3.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.03% 6.47% 4.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 11 13
Somerset median daily rate £450 £400 £167
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +139.52% -44.33%
10th Percentile £120 £213 £101
90th Percentile £683 £518 £405
South West median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 1
Somerset median hourly rate £39.50 £40.91 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.45% +192.23% -35.63%
10th Percentile £13.46 £38.98 £13.50
90th Percentile £42.00 £45.40 £14.50
South West median hourly rate £42.00 £39.75 £13.50
% change year-on-year +5.66% +194.44% -32.50%

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 Somerset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 417 433 411
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 82.90% 87.65% 79.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 292 271
Somerset median daily rate £427 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.52% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £228 £214 £159
90th Percentile £628 £538 £513
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 21 25
Somerset median hourly rate £35.00 £41.83 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.32% +0.78% +20.29%
10th Percentile £11.25 £38.50 £13.00
90th Percentile £46.00 £45.25 £53.75
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £41.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year +2.34% +18.66% +20.48%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Somerset

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Somerset

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Somerset over the 6 months to 16 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Somerset

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Somerset

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Somerset over the 6 months to 16 November 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ITIL in Somerset

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 16 November 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
Yeovil 0 19 £650 -
Bath +4 11 £450 +24.14% 1
Taunton 0 9 £120 -60.98% 1
Langport - 1 £140 -
Shepton Mallet - 1 £140 -
Street - 1 - -
ITIL
South West

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 Somerset region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
2 18 (39.13%) Service Management
3 17 (36.96%) Linux
4 16 (34.78%) SQL
5 14 (30.43%) Oracle
5 14 (30.43%) Windows
5 14 (30.43%) IBM
5 14 (30.43%) Active Directory
5 14 (30.43%) Security Cleared
6 13 (28.26%) Data Integration
6 13 (28.26%) HP
6 13 (28.26%) Management Information System
6 13 (28.26%) Finance
7 12 (26.09%) Telecoms
7 12 (26.09%) Incident Management
7 12 (26.09%) SC Cleared
7 12 (26.09%) Data Quality
8 11 (23.91%) SDLC
8 11 (23.91%) Data Mapping
8 11 (23.91%) Digital Marketing
8 11 (23.91%) V-Model
8 11 (23.91%) Public Sector
8 11 (23.91%) Marketing
8 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (23.91%) Data Management
8 11 (23.91%) Electronics
8 11 (23.91%) Manufacturing
8 11 (23.91%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (23.91%) Teradata
8 11 (23.91%) Programme Management

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 6 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 5 (10.87%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (6.52%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (4.35%) IIS
5 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.17%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.17%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) Office 365
2 6 (13.04%) Azure
3 2 (4.35%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) FTP
2 7 (15.22%) DHCP
2 7 (15.22%) DNS
3 2 (4.35%) SAN
3 2 (4.35%) Wireless
4 1 (2.17%) LAN
4 1 (2.17%) Skype
4 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.91%) DataStage
1 11 (23.91%) DB2
1 11 (23.91%) Informix
1 11 (23.91%) PostgreSQL
1 11 (23.91%) QualityStage
2 10 (21.74%) IBM InfoSphere
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 13 (28.26%) Finance
2 12 (26.09%) Telecoms
3 11 (23.91%) Electronics
3 11 (23.91%) Manufacturing
3 11 (23.91%) Marketing
3 11 (23.91%) Public Sector
4 2 (4.35%) Law
5 1 (2.17%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Developer
2 10 (21.74%) ETL Developer
3 9 (19.57%) Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) DataStage Developer
4 7 (15.22%) IT Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) Service Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) Support Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Consultant
5 6 (13.04%) CRM Consultant
5 6 (13.04%) DataStage ETL Developer
5 6 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
6 5 (10.87%) Applications Support
7 4 (8.70%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 4 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (8.70%) Administrator
7 4 (8.70%) Applications Consultant
7 4 (8.70%) Applications Support Consultant
7 4 (8.70%) Support Consultant
7 4 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.91%) XML
1 11 (23.91%) XML Schema
2 9 (19.57%) Middleware
3 2 (4.35%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) Management Information System
2 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.70%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (4.35%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.96%) Linux
2 14 (30.43%) Windows
3 10 (21.74%) Windows Server
4 4 (8.70%) Windows 7
4 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.52%) Unix
6 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.17%) AIX
7 1 (2.17%) Android
7 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) Service Management
2 13 (28.26%) Data Integration
3 12 (26.09%) Incident Management
4 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (23.91%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (23.91%) Data Management
4 11 (23.91%) Data Mapping
4 11 (23.91%) Digital Marketing
4 11 (23.91%) ETL
4 11 (23.91%) Programme Management
4 11 (23.91%) SDLC
4 11 (23.91%) V-Model
5 10 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (19.57%) Logistics
7 7 (15.22%) CRM
8 6 (13.04%) B2B
8 6 (13.04%) Data Migration
8 6 (13.04%) Information Security
8 6 (13.04%) Migration
9 5 (10.87%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.78%) SQL
2 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 12 (26.09%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.87%) Degree
4 4 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (4.35%) MCP
5 2 (4.35%) MCSA
5 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.09%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.22%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (6.52%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.17%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) vCenter Server
2 5 (10.87%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (6.52%) WSUS
4 2 (4.35%) Grafana
4 2 (4.35%) Kubernetes
4 2 (4.35%) Nagios
4 2 (4.35%) NetBackup
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (2.17%) vRealize
Vendors
1 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
2 14 (30.43%) IBM
2 14 (30.43%) Oracle
3 13 (28.26%) HP
4 11 (23.91%) Citrix
4 11 (23.91%) SAP
4 11 (23.91%) Teradata
5 7 (15.22%) VMware
6 6 (13.04%) Cisco
7 5 (10.87%) McAfee
8 2 (4.35%) Dell
8 2 (4.35%) Forcepoint
8 2 (4.35%) Hitachi
8 2 (4.35%) Intel
8 2 (4.35%) NetApp
8 2 (4.35%) Sun
8 2 (4.35%) Veritas
9 1 (2.17%) Snow
9 1 (2.17%) Sony