Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for ITIL Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 November 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.

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
England > South West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 164 184
Rank change year-on-year +2 +20 -17
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 34 43 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.61% 0.76% 0.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.14% 2.48% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 39 27
South West median daily rate £475 £290 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +63.79% -22.67% +114.29%
10th Percentile £413 £186 £211
90th Percentile £500 £423 £545
England median daily rate £400 £390 £389
% change year-on-year +2.56% +0.32% +0.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
South West median hourly rate - £20.25 -
England median hourly rate £17.43 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year -7.04% +7.14% +19.66%

ITIL Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South West
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1590 1736 1999
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 28.35% 30.60% 30.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 857 1075 1248
South West median daily rate £410 £400 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +3.56% +1.64%
10th Percentile £216 £233 £250
90th Percentile £600 £575 £530
England median daily rate £425 £423 £400
% change year-on-year +0.59% +5.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 103 129
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -31.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £16.38 £13.20 £13.00
90th Percentile £53.00 £47.50 £50.45
England median hourly rate £25.12 £26.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -3.38% +8.33% +26.32%

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing ITIL Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Certification in the South West

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL Certification in the South West

ITIL Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL Certification in the South West

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the South West region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Wiltshire +1 25 £475 +69.64%
Bristol -9 4 £450 +40.63% 2
ITIL Certification
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification 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 South West region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 34 (100.00%) ITIL
2 24 (70.59%) Degree
3 23 (67.65%) Security Cleared
4 21 (61.76%) Release Management
4 21 (61.76%) Management Information System
5 19 (55.88%) Telecoms
6 18 (52.94%) Project Management
6 18 (52.94%) Computer Science
6 18 (52.94%) Programme Management
7 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (50.00%) DV Cleared
8 15 (44.12%) Marketing
8 15 (44.12%) Digital Marketing
8 15 (44.12%) Finance
8 15 (44.12%) Manufacturing
8 15 (44.12%) Electronics
8 15 (44.12%) SAP
8 15 (44.12%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (38.24%) Problem Management
10 12 (35.29%) Change Management
11 10 (29.41%) Service Management
11 10 (29.41%) PRINCE2
11 10 (29.41%) Scrum
12 9 (26.47%) Configuration Management
12 9 (26.47%) DevOps
13 8 (23.53%) CMS
14 7 (20.59%) SC Cleared
15 6 (17.65%) Military
16 5 (14.71%) Web Services
16 5 (14.71%) Service Design

ITIL Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 8 (23.53%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Bitbucket
1 3 (8.82%) JIRA
1 3 (8.82%) Rational DOORS
General
1 19 (55.88%) Telecoms
2 15 (44.12%) Electronics
2 15 (44.12%) Finance
2 15 (44.12%) Manufacturing
2 15 (44.12%) Marketing
3 6 (17.65%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Configuration Manager
2 8 (23.53%) Architect
2 8 (23.53%) Incident Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Business Architect
3 3 (8.82%) Head of Design
3 3 (8.82%) Network Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Release Manager
4 2 (5.88%) ITIL Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Network Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Service Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Change Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Head of Information
5 1 (2.94%) Head of Information Systems
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL Release Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Problem Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Service Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Service Transition Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) Web Services
2 3 (8.82%) REST
3 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.94%) CSS
3 1 (2.94%) HTML
3 1 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 21 (61.76%) Management Information System
2 18 (52.94%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.82%) NHS
3 3 (8.82%) PMI
4 1 (2.94%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) ITIL
2 21 (61.76%) Release Management
3 18 (52.94%) Programme Management
3 18 (52.94%) Project Management
4 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (44.12%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (44.12%) Digital Marketing
6 13 (38.24%) Problem Management
7 12 (35.29%) Change Management
8 10 (29.41%) PRINCE2
8 10 (29.41%) Scrum
8 10 (29.41%) Service Management
9 9 (26.47%) Configuration Management
9 9 (26.47%) DevOps
10 5 (14.71%) Service Design
11 4 (11.76%) Analytics
11 4 (11.76%) Migration
11 4 (11.76%) TOGAF
12 3 (8.82%) TDD
12 3 (8.82%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) Java
1 1 (2.94%) R
Qualifications
1 24 (70.59%) Degree
2 23 (67.65%) Security Cleared
3 17 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 7 (20.59%) SC Cleared
5 3 (8.82%) Chartered Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) CISSP
5 3 (8.82%) CITP
5 3 (8.82%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (8.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (8.82%) Master's Degree
5 3 (8.82%) PMI Certification
5 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.88%) HL7
2 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Docker
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) SAP
2 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Snow