Period
to 23 October 2018

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 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 > Somerset
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 41 19
Rank change year-on-year +18 -22 +9
Contract jobs citing ITIL 32 11 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 6.14% 2.30% 7.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.19% 2.97% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 14
Somerset median daily rate £375 £167 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +124.55% -44.33% -25.00%
10th Percentile £109 £101 £257
90th Percentile £509 £448 £480
South West median daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year - +23.08% -14.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 8
Somerset median hourly rate £40.91 £14.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +192.23% -35.63% -18.59%
10th Percentile £37.77 £13.50 £13.08
90th Percentile £45.40 £14.50 £42.50
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 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 445 370 357
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 85.41% 77.41% 76.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 258 190
Somerset median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £213 £160 £193
90th Percentile £538 £513 £503
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 16 54
Somerset median hourly rate £41.83 £47.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.95% +25.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £36.70 £13.25 £17.54
90th Percentile £45.05 £53.75 £42.85
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +18.66% - -6.67%

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 23 October 2018.

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
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 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
Bath +9 14 £350 +58.37% 3
Yeovil - 9 - - 2
Taunton -2 5 £85 -17.07% 2
Glastonbury - 2 £448 -
Street -3 1 - -
Bridgwater - 1 £425 - 2
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 Somerset region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 11 (34.38%) Service Management
2 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 9 (28.13%) Office 365
4 8 (25.00%) Windows
4 8 (25.00%) Linux
5 7 (21.88%) CRM
5 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (21.88%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
6 6 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
7 5 (15.63%) SQL
7 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
8 4 (12.50%) Degree
8 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database
8 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
8 4 (12.50%) Oracle
8 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
8 4 (12.50%) Finance
8 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
8 4 (12.50%) VMware
9 3 (9.38%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
9 3 (9.38%) Unix
9 3 (9.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (9.38%) Nagios
9 3 (9.38%) Apache
9 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
9 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared

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 3 (9.38%) Apache
1 3 (9.38%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.13%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (28.13%) Office 365
2 3 (9.38%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (3.13%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Firewall
1 2 (6.25%) SMS
2 1 (3.13%) DHCP
2 1 (3.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) JIRA
2 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.25%) Electronics
3 2 (6.25%) Marketing
3 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Support Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Administrator
3 5 (15.63%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 4 (12.50%) Applications Support Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) DBA
4 4 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (9.38%) Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Service Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) CRM Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) IT Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) IT Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) IT Support
6 2 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Security Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) Driving Licence
3 2 (6.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Linux
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Unix
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.25%) CentOS
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Service Management
2 7 (21.88%) CRM
3 6 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 3 (9.38%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Programme Management
5 3 (9.38%) Statistics
6 2 (6.25%) Availability Management
6 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (6.25%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (6.25%) Information Security
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (6.25%) IT Strategy
6 2 (6.25%) Project Management
6 2 (6.25%) Protective Monitoring
6 2 (6.25%) Security Patching
6 2 (6.25%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.50%) Degree
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 2 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (6.25%) CEH
4 2 (6.25%) CISM
4 2 (6.25%) CISSP
4 2 (6.25%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (3.13%) CCNP
5 1 (3.13%) CCSP
5 1 (3.13%) CRISC
5 1 (3.13%) HNC
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (3.13%) MCSA
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.13%) GDPR
2 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Cacti
1 3 (9.38%) Grafana
1 3 (9.38%) Nagios
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.13%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.13%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle
2 4 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco
3 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.25%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) Google
4 1 (3.13%) McAfee
4 1 (3.13%) Sophos