Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 31 26
Rank change year-on-year +2 -5 +5
Contract jobs citing ITIL 29 22 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 5.80% 4.36% 4.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.65% 5.46% 6.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 11
Somerset median daily rate £400 £167 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +139.52% -59.52% +3.13%
10th Percentile £213 £101 £256
90th Percentile £518 £423 £525
South West median daily rate £415 £400 £325
% change year-on-year +3.75% +23.08% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 3
Somerset median hourly rate £41.83 £18.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +123.07% -53.13% +16.91%
10th Percentile £39.01 £14.43 £24.30
90th Percentile £45.13 £23.28 £42.50
South West median hourly rate £39.75 £13.36 £20.00
% change year-on-year +197.64% -33.23% -3.61%

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 436 403 357
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 87.20% 79.80% 76.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 269 188
Somerset median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £258 £160 £194
90th Percentile £572 £500 £500
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 20 68
Somerset median hourly rate £41.83 £23.50 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +77.98% -38.56% -8.93%
10th Percentile £38.50 £12.80 £13.14
90th Percentile £45.18 £49.25 £43.00
South West median hourly rate £41.00 £33.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year +24.24% -0.75% -15.29%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 -2 13 £363 +111.99% 2
Yeovil - 10 - - 1
Taunton -2 3 £308 +200.00%
Glastonbury - 2 £448 -
Bridgwater - 1 £425 -
ITIL
South West

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 (37.93%) Service Management
2 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 8 (27.59%) Office 365
3 7 (24.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (24.14%) SQL
3 7 (24.14%) CRM
4 6 (20.69%) Linux
5 5 (17.24%) Oracle
5 5 (17.24%) Windows
5 5 (17.24%) Statistics
5 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database
6 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
6 4 (13.79%) Unix
6 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
6 4 (13.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (13.79%) Finance
6 4 (13.79%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
7 3 (10.34%) Programme Management
7 3 (10.34%) Manufacturing
7 3 (10.34%) VMware
7 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (10.34%) Nagios
7 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
7 3 (10.34%) Apache
7 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
7 3 (10.34%) PowerShell

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 (10.34%) Apache
1 3 (10.34%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.45%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Office 365
2 3 (10.34%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Power View
3 2 (6.90%) Power BI
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.90%) Electronics
3 2 (6.90%) Marketing
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) DBA
3 5 (17.24%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (13.79%) Administrator
4 4 (13.79%) Applications Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Applications Support
4 4 (13.79%) Applications Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.34%) Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Service Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) CRM Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) IT Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Security Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Senior DBA
7 1 (3.45%) Services Delivery Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Driving Licence
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Linux
2 5 (17.24%) Windows
3 4 (13.79%) Unix
4 2 (6.90%) CentOS
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Service Management
2 7 (24.14%) CRM
3 5 (17.24%) Statistics
4 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.34%) Programme Management
6 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (6.90%) IT Strategy
6 2 (6.90%) Migration
7 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.45%) Data Architecture
7 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 1 (3.45%) ITIL V3
7 1 (3.45%) ITSM
7 1 (3.45%) Process Improvement
7 1 (3.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
3 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (10.34%) Degree
3 2 (6.90%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 2 (6.90%) CEH
3 2 (6.90%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) CCNP
4 1 (3.45%) CCSP
4 1 (3.45%) CISM
4 1 (3.45%) CISSP
4 1 (3.45%) HNC
4 1 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.45%) MCSA
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.45%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (10.34%) Cacti
2 3 (10.34%) Grafana
2 3 (10.34%) Nagios
3 1 (3.45%) Kubernetes
3 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) VMware
4 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.90%) SAP
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco