Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 26 30
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4 0
Contract jobs citing ITIL 26 26 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 5.56% 5.46% 7.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.18% 6.95% 8.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 34
Somerset median daily rate £167 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -59.52% +3.13% +23.08%
10th Percentile £101 £256 £281
90th Percentile £424 £521 £473
South West median daily rate £375 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Somerset median hourly rate £18.75 £40.00 £34.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.13% +16.91% +163.19%
10th Percentile £14.43 £20.10 £13.98
90th Percentile £23.28 £42.50 £43.43
South West median hourly rate £13.16 £20.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year -34.21% -15.79% +59.66%

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 362 374 557
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 77.35% 78.57% 84.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 196 334
Somerset median daily rate £400 £350 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -5.21% +11.89%
10th Percentile £164 £213 £263
90th Percentile £525 £500 £500
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 74 50
Somerset median hourly rate £23.50 £39.75 £42.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.88% -7.02% +22.14%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.89 £12.98
90th Percentile £44.25 £43.00 £57.00
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £37.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year -17.33% -4.46% +37.72%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -10 13 £175 -33.33%
Taunton +5 4 £103 -62.73% 1
Weston-super-Mare - 1 - -
ITIL
South West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 17 (65.38%) Active Directory
3 12 (46.15%) Windows
4 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
5 7 (26.92%) SQL
5 7 (26.92%) Firewall
5 7 (26.92%) ITSM
5 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (26.92%) PowerShell
6 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (23.08%) PaaS
6 6 (23.08%) Office 365
6 6 (23.08%) IaaS
6 6 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (23.08%) DevOps
6 6 (23.08%) Puppet
6 6 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (23.08%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (23.08%) Collaborative Working
6 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (23.08%) Operations Management
6 6 (23.08%) Service Delivery
6 6 (23.08%) Telecoms
6 6 (23.08%) Validation
6 6 (23.08%) Identity Management
6 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
6 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio

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 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (23.08%) Azure Active Directory
1 6 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (23.08%) IaaS
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (23.08%) Office 365
1 6 (23.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) Firewall
2 3 (11.54%) DHCP
2 3 (11.54%) DNS
3 1 (3.85%) ADSL
3 1 (3.85%) BGP
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.85%) EIGRP
3 1 (3.85%) IPv4
3 1 (3.85%) IPv6
3 1 (3.85%) LAN
3 1 (3.85%) MPLS
3 1 (3.85%) OSPF
3 1 (3.85%) SMS
3 1 (3.85%) SNMP
3 1 (3.85%) TACACS
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) VLAN
3 1 (3.85%) VPN
3 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) 1st Line Support
2 6 (23.08%) Azure DevOps
2 6 (23.08%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Azure Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 6 (23.08%) Help Desk Support
2 6 (23.08%) Service Desk Support
3 5 (19.23%) Service Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Applications Support
4 3 (11.54%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Social Media
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) VMS
3 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.85%) Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (26.92%) ITSM
2 6 (23.08%) Collaborative Working
2 6 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (23.08%) DevOps
2 6 (23.08%) Identity Management
2 6 (23.08%) Operations Management
2 6 (23.08%) Service Delivery
2 6 (23.08%) Validation
3 2 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.85%) Data Security
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.85%) Migration
4 1 (3.85%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (3.85%) Network Management
4 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.85%) Security Management
4 1 (3.85%) Supply Chain Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) PowerShell
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) C#
2 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) CCNA
2 1 (3.85%) CCNP
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.85%) CISSP
2 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (65.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (23.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco
3 1 (3.85%) Apple
3 1 (3.85%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds