Period
to 24 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for ITIL V3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL V3 over the 6 months to 24 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.

ITIL Version 3
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 69 87
Rank change year-on-year -4 +18 -9
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 10 18 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.96% 1.60% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 1.89% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 8
South Wales median daily rate £363 £270 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.26% -8.47% -6.35%
10th Percentile £315 £173 £246
90th Percentile £493 £345 £394
Wales median daily rate £363 £273 £295
% change year-on-year +33.03% -7.63% -6.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South Wales median hourly rate - £32.50 -
Wales median hourly rate - £32.50 -

ITIL V3 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 South Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 865 951 986
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 83.33% 84.68% 83.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 580 692 760
South Wales median daily rate £393 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.88% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £190 £185 £235
90th Percentile £525 £538 £475
Wales median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 42 34
South Wales median hourly rate £36.25 £18.38 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +97.28% +14.84% +10.34%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.85 £10.38
90th Percentile £77.50 £61.13 £51.83
Wales median hourly rate £35.50 £18.00 £15.13
% change year-on-year +97.22% +19.01% -0.82%

ITIL V3
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing ITIL V3 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL V3 in South Wales

ITIL V3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ITIL V3 in South Wales.

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL V3 in South Wales

ITIL V3
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL V3 in South Wales over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL V3 in South Wales

ITIL V3
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL V3 in South Wales.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL V3 in South Wales

ITIL V3
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL V3 within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 24 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
Newport +18 6 £363 +11.54%
Cardiff -18 4 £413 +52.78%
ITIL V3
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 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 South Wales region with a requirement for ITIL V3.

1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
2 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (80.00%) SC Cleared
4 7 (70.00%) VMware
4 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (70.00%) SQL
4 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (60.00%) High Availability
5 6 (60.00%) Security Hardening
6 5 (50.00%) Firewall
6 5 (50.00%) SCCM
6 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (50.00%) DNS
6 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (50.00%) Windows
6 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
7 4 (40.00%) VSAN
7 4 (40.00%) vCenter Server
7 4 (40.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
7 4 (40.00%) MCSE
7 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
7 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
7 4 (40.00%) IIS
7 4 (40.00%) HNC
7 4 (40.00%) DHCP
7 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
7 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (40.00%) Symantec
7 4 (40.00%) McAfee
7 4 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus

ITIL V3
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (40.00%) IIS
1 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) DHCP
2 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (40.00%) VLAN
2 4 (40.00%) VSAN
3 1 (10.00%) 4G
3 1 (10.00%) ADSL
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) Modbus
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Service Design Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Service Transition Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) High Availability
2 6 (60.00%) Security Hardening
3 4 (40.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
4 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Time Management
5 1 (10.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (80.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 4 (40.00%) HNC
3 4 (40.00%) MCSE
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (20.00%) CCIE
5 2 (20.00%) CCNP
6 1 (10.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Workstation
3 4 (40.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) SCCM
2 4 (40.00%) Backup Exec
2 4 (40.00%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (40.00%) NetBackup
2 4 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (40.00%) SCOM
2 4 (40.00%) vCenter Server
2 4 (40.00%) WSUS
3 1 (10.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) McAfee
2 4 (40.00%) Symantec
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (10.00%) Veeam