The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 3 months to 27 March 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.

ITIL Version 3
England / South West
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 112 128
Rank change year-on-year +1 +16  
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 25 28 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.97% 0.96% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 1.21% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 25 16
Median daily rate £283 £330 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.39% -15.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £127 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £461 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £341
% change year-on-year - +17.21%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -25.58% -28.33%  

ITIL V3 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 the South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2101 2318 2482
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 81.62% 79.88% 78.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1374 1527 1602
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 137 87
Median hourly rate £39.50 £42.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +20.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.73 £27.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

ITIL V3
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing ITIL V3 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL V3 in the South West

ITIL V3
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 V3 in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL V3 in the South West

ITIL V3
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL V3 in the South West over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL V3 in the South West

ITIL V3
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL V3 in the South West

ITIL V3
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 V3 within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire 0 7 £438 +6.70% 2
Gloucestershire +3 6 £210 +58.49%
Bristol +5 4 £350 +6.87% 2
Dorset +2 1 £363 +133.87%
Cornwall - 1 - - 2
ITIL V3
England

ITIL V3
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 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 V3.

1 53 (100.00%) ITIL
2 17 (32.08%) PRINCE2
3 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
3 15 (28.30%) VMware
3 15 (28.30%) Security Cleared
4 14 (26.42%) Data Centre
5 12 (22.64%) Incident Management
6 11 (20.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (20.75%) SC Cleared
6 11 (20.75%) Migration
6 11 (20.75%) WAN
6 11 (20.75%) Windows
6 11 (20.75%) Linux
7 10 (18.87%) Management Information System
7 10 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (16.98%) HP
9 8 (15.09%) LAN
9 8 (15.09%) Information Security
9 8 (15.09%) Active Directory
9 8 (15.09%) Data Protection
10 7 (13.21%) Replication
10 7 (13.21%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (13.21%) SQL
10 7 (13.21%) MySQL
10 7 (13.21%) Oracle
11 6 (11.32%) JavaScript
11 6 (11.32%) Cisco
11 6 (11.32%) ColdFusion
11 6 (11.32%) CISSP

ITIL V3
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 6 (11.32%) CMS
1 6 (11.32%) ColdFusion
2 5 (9.43%) Railo
3 4 (7.55%) ArcGIS
4 3 (5.66%) SAS
5 2 (3.77%) Apache
5 2 (3.77%) GlassFish
5 2 (3.77%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.77%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.89%) GeoServer
6 1 (1.89%) IIS
6 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
1 5 (9.43%) MS Office
2 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.75%) WAN
2 8 (15.09%) LAN
3 4 (7.55%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (7.55%) DNS
4 3 (5.66%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (5.66%) VPN
4 3 (5.66%) Wireless
5 2 (3.77%) DHCP
5 2 (3.77%) ISDN
5 2 (3.77%) Kerberos
5 2 (3.77%) MPLS
5 2 (3.77%) Skype
5 2 (3.77%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.77%) Unified Communications
5 2 (3.77%) VoIP
5 2 (3.77%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (1.89%) LDAP
6 1 (1.89%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) MySQL
2 5 (9.43%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Git (software)
1 6 (11.32%) Jenkins
1 6 (11.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (9.43%) Hudson
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.89%) MSI
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.89%) Toad
General
1 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.77%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.89%) Billing
3 1 (1.89%) Legal
3 1 (1.89%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (13.21%) Analyst
1 7 (13.21%) DBA
2 6 (11.32%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (11.32%) Integration Manager
2 6 (11.32%) Security Analyst
3 5 (9.43%) Developer
3 5 (9.43%) Information Analyst
3 5 (9.43%) Information Security Analyst
3 5 (9.43%) PostgreSQL DBA
3 5 (9.43%) SQL DBA
4 4 (7.55%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 4 (7.55%) Architect
4 4 (7.55%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
5 3 (5.66%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Administrator
5 3 (5.66%) IT Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Service Desk Support
5 3 (5.66%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) jQuery
2 5 (9.43%) CSS
2 5 (9.43%) HTML
2 5 (9.43%) HTML5
2 5 (9.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.89%) .NET
3 1 (1.89%) LAMP
3 1 (1.89%) Middleware
3 1 (1.89%) OAuth2
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.89%) REST
3 1 (1.89%) RESTful
3 1 (1.89%) SAML
3 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.42%) Data Centre
2 10 (18.87%) Management Information System
3 9 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (13.21%) Replication
5 5 (9.43%) Smartphone
6 3 (5.66%) RSA SecurID
7 2 (3.77%) PKI
7 2 (3.77%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.89%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.75%) Linux
1 11 (20.75%) Windows
2 4 (7.55%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.66%) Android
4 2 (3.77%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.89%) CentOS
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (100.00%) ITIL
2 17 (32.08%) PRINCE2
3 12 (22.64%) Incident Management
4 11 (20.75%) Migration
5 8 (15.09%) Data Protection
5 8 (15.09%) Information Security
6 7 (13.21%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (11.32%) DevOps
7 6 (11.32%) Information Security Management
7 6 (11.32%) ISMS
7 6 (11.32%) Problem Management
7 6 (11.32%) Security Management
7 6 (11.32%) Service Delivery
7 6 (11.32%) Service Management
8 5 (9.43%) Change Management
8 5 (9.43%) Content Management
8 5 (9.43%) ITSM
8 5 (9.43%) Web Design
9 4 (7.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.21%) SQL
2 6 (11.32%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.77%) Java
3 2 (3.77%) Perl
3 2 (3.77%) PHP
3 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.89%) C
4 1 (1.89%) C#
4 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (28.30%) Security Cleared
2 11 (20.75%) SC Cleared
3 6 (11.32%) CISA
3 6 (11.32%) CISSP
4 5 (9.43%) DV Cleared
5 3 (5.66%) MCSE
5 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.77%) CCDA
6 2 (3.77%) CCNA
6 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.77%) CNA
6 2 (3.77%) CNE
6 2 (3.77%) Degree
6 2 (3.77%) MCSA
6 2 (3.77%) Novell Certification
7 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.89%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (9.43%) ISO 9001
3 4 (7.55%) SLA
4 2 (3.77%) GPG13
5 1 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (1.89%) JSP 440
System Software
1 10 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (15.09%) Active Directory
3 6 (11.32%) BitLocker
4 5 (9.43%) vCloud
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.89%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) vRealize
2 2 (3.77%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (1.89%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
1 15 (28.30%) VMware
2 9 (16.98%) HP
3 7 (13.21%) Oracle
4 6 (11.32%) Cisco
4 6 (11.32%) Red Hat
5 5 (9.43%) CommVault
5 5 (9.43%) NetApp
6 4 (7.55%) ArcSight
6 4 (7.55%) Dell
6 4 (7.55%) ESRI
6 4 (7.55%) Software AG
7 3 (5.66%) 3PAR
7 3 (5.66%) Apple
7 3 (5.66%) Toshiba
7 3 (5.66%) webMethods
8 2 (3.77%) Novell
9 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.89%) Gemalto
9 1 (1.89%) Juniper
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