Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 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
26 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 28 23 41
Rank change year-on-year -5 +18 -10
Contract jobs citing ITIL 16 29 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 4.44% 6.14% 3.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.23% 7.55% 4.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 8
Somerset median daily rate £271 £228 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.23% -40.33% +21.03%
10th Percentile £216 £106 £280
90th Percentile £475 £360 £490
South West median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 4
Somerset median hourly rate £18.75 £38.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.65% -7.33% +152.31%
10th Percentile £12.35 £27.85 £22.13
90th Percentile £41.00 £42.20 £43.00
South West median hourly rate £19.00 £23.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -19.15% +17.50% +19.71%

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 306 384 362
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 85.00% 81.36% 83.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 244 220
Somerset median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -0.66%
10th Percentile £250 £221 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £526
South West median daily rate £450 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +12.50% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 23 55
Somerset median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -3.61% -1.25%
10th Percentile £10.00 £17.45 £20.36
90th Percentile £46.30 £50.75 £51.50
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £31.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year +37.10% -21.52% -1.25%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -1 4 - -
Bath -5 4 £235 +2.17%
Portishead - 4 £271 -
Taunton +3 1 - -
Street -2 1 £450 -
Shepton Mallet - 1 £140 -
ITIL
South West

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 9 (56.25%) Service Management
2 7 (43.75%) Problem Management
3 6 (37.50%) Incident Management
4 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (31.25%) Linux
5 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) ITSM
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 4 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (25.00%) Workshop Facilitation
6 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
6 3 (18.75%) Unix
6 3 (18.75%) Windows
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (12.50%) Cisco
7 2 (12.50%) Sun
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (12.50%) Migration
7 2 (12.50%) Statistics
7 2 (12.50%) Degree
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (12.50%) Change Management
7 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills

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:

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (6.25%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) IT Manager
1 4 (25.00%) Problem Manager
2 2 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Change Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) DBA
2 2 (12.50%) IT Change Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
3 1 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Service Transition Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Equities
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Unix
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.25%) Solaris
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Service Management
2 7 (43.75%) Problem Management
3 6 (37.50%) Incident Management
4 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (25.00%) ITSM
5 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 4 (25.00%) Workshop Facilitation
6 2 (12.50%) Change Management
6 2 (12.50%) Data Entry
6 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (12.50%) Statistics
7 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (6.25%) CRM
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
7 1 (6.25%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Perl
1 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) Sun
4 1 (6.25%) Dell
4 1 (6.25%) Hitachi
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) McAfee
4 1 (6.25%) Sophos
4 1 (6.25%) Sybase