The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for ITIL Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
UK / Wales
Rank 62 73 48
Rank change year-on-year +11 -25  
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 4 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.57% 0.58% 1.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.42% 1.92% 5.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
Median daily rate £406 £163 £246
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +149.23% -33.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £121 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £181 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £345 £375
% change year-on-year +15.94% -8.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.46 £18.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +8.08% +20.00%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Wales.

Academic & Professional Certification
Wales
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 281 208 251
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 39.97% 30.41% 35.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 134 116
Median daily rate £425 £350 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -14.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £138 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 11
Median hourly rate £20.00 £43.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.02% +222.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.22 £16.00 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £60.00 £36.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -31.25% +77.77%  

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing ITIL Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Certification in Wales

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL Certification in Wales

ITIL Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL Certification in Wales

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 23 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
South Wales +16 3 £388 +252.27%
ITIL Certification
UK

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Wales region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 15 (100.00%) ITIL
2 9 (60.00%) ITSM
3 8 (53.33%) HTML
3 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (53.33%) CSS
3 8 (53.33%) Release Management
3 8 (53.33%) ServiceNow
4 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
5 5 (33.33%) Service Management
5 5 (33.33%) EXIN
5 5 (33.33%) Degree
5 5 (33.33%) ISEB
5 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
6 4 (26.67%) Client/Server
6 4 (26.67%) Web Development
6 4 (26.67%) Workflow
6 4 (26.67%) Scrum
6 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (26.67%) Asset Management
6 4 (26.67%) Ajax
6 4 (26.67%) Web Design
6 4 (26.67%) CSS3
6 4 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (26.67%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (26.67%) jQuery
6 4 (26.67%) Integration Testing
6 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
6 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) ServiceNow Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Administrator
3 4 (26.67%) ITSM Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Service Management Specialist
5 2 (13.33%) Service Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL Service Management Specialist
6 1 (6.67%) Public Sector Delivery Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) CSS
1 8 (53.33%) HTML
2 4 (26.67%) Ajax
2 4 (26.67%) CSS3
2 4 (26.67%) HTML5
2 4 (26.67%) jQuery
3 3 (20.00%) XHTML
3 3 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (26.67%) Client/Server
1 4 (26.67%) CMDB
2 2 (13.33%) NHS
3 1 (6.67%) iPad
3 1 (6.67%) iPhone
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) ITIL
2 9 (60.00%) ITSM
3 8 (53.33%) Release Management
4 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
5 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 5 (33.33%) Service Management
6 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (26.67%) Asset Management
6 4 (26.67%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (26.67%) Integration Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
6 4 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (26.67%) Scrum
6 4 (26.67%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Web Design
6 4 (26.67%) Web Development
6 4 (26.67%) Workflow
7 3 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
7 3 (20.00%) Informatics
8 1 (6.67%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
1 5 (33.33%) EXIN
1 5 (33.33%) ISEB
2 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) ServiceNow