Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 22 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.

ITIL Version 3
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 96 108
Rank change year-on-year +15 +12 -5
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 6 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.50% 0.70% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.84% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 11
Wales median daily rate £324 £270 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.91% -6.09% -17.86%
10th Percentile £279 £211 £250
90th Percentile £347 £341 £556
UK median daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Wales median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK median hourly rate £14.00 £15.83 £23.00
% change year-on-year -11.53% -31.20% +26.03%

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 Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 999 1194 1312
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 83.46% 83.85% 80.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 665 844 955
Wales median daily rate £388 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +12.36% -2.47%
10th Percentile £177 £214 £235
90th Percentile £554 £575 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.91% +3.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 54 52
Wales median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +14.29% -5.86%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.58 £10.28
90th Percentile £50.98 £61.25 £41.13
UK median hourly rate £23.63 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.56% +6.67% +18.42%

ITIL V3
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL V3 in Wales

ITIL V3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL V3 in Wales

ITIL V3
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL V3 in Wales

ITIL V3
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 V3 within the Wales region over the 6 months to 22 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
South Wales +9 6 £324 +18.81%
ITIL V3
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Wales region with a requirement for ITIL V3.

1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) High Availability
2 5 (83.33%) Security Hardening
3 4 (66.67%) Degree
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) VLAN
4 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
4 3 (50.00%) Backup Exec
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) IIS
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (50.00%) Symantec
4 3 (50.00%) McAfee
4 3 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (50.00%) HNC
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) MCSE
4 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) DHCP
4 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (50.00%) DNS

ITIL V3
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (50.00%) IIS
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (50.00%) VLAN
1 3 (50.00%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) High Availability
2 5 (83.33%) Security Hardening
3 3 (50.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
4 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Logistics
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) HNC
3 3 (50.00%) MCSE
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
2 3 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
1 3 (50.00%) SCOM
1 3 (50.00%) vCenter Server
1 3 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) McAfee
3 3 (50.00%) Symantec
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle