Period
to 20 July 2017

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 20 July 2017 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
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 28 19
Rank change year-on-year -16 -9 -7
Contract jobs citing ITIL 12 26 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.70% 5.09% 9.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.43% 6.63% 12.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 59
Somerset median daily rate £325 £308 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.69% -31.67% +28.57%
10th Percentile £174 £262 £312
90th Percentile £438 £352 £727
South West median daily rate £388 £350 £388
% change year-on-year +10.71% -9.68% +9.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 6
Somerset median hourly rate £43.00 £21.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -25.86% +4.50%
South West median hourly rate £20.00 £13.25 £13.00
% change year-on-year +50.94% +1.92% -25.71%

ITIL is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 350 392 568
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 78.65% 76.71% 78.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 206 342
Somerset median daily rate £375 £375 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.09% +3.93%
10th Percentile £207 £236 £275
90th Percentile £538 £525 £561
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +1.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 61 60
Somerset median hourly rate £47.50 £38.75 £39.01
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.58% -0.67% +15.28%
10th Percentile £35.95 £19.75 £28.28
90th Percentile £53.75 £46.25 £55.00
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% +45.83%

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 20 July 2017.

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 20 July 2017. 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 -6 3 £325 -7.80% 5
Street - 3 £375 -
Yeovil - 3 - -
Taunton -21 2 £103 -65.83% 1
Glastonbury - 1 £500 -
ITIL
South West

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, 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 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) SLA
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Firewall
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 2 (16.67%) Statistics
4 2 (16.67%) Marketing
4 2 (16.67%) Electronics
4 2 (16.67%) Telecoms

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 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
1 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Electronics
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Analyst
1 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
1 2 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (8.33%) Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Manager
2 1 (8.33%) ICT Support
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Process Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (8.33%) Process Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Service Transition Manager
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Support
2 1 (8.33%) Transition Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Transition Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Unix DBA
2 1 (8.33%) Unix Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) CESG
2 1 (8.33%) PMI
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Unix
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) Coaching
2 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (16.67%) Process Management
2 2 (16.67%) Service Management
2 2 (16.67%) Statistics
3 1 (8.33%) High Availability
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (8.33%) Line Management
3 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
3 1 (8.33%) OpenUP
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Design
3 1 (8.33%) SFIA
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Master's Degree
2 1 (8.33%) MCSA
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (8.33%) PMP
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) SAP
5 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (8.33%) F5
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