The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 8 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing ITIL 6 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 14.63% 13.46% 2.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.18% 19.44% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £213
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £21.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basildon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
33 36 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 80.49% 69.23% 51.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 6
Average daily rate £463 £538 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.95% +152.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 5
Average hourly rate £34.50 £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.45% -15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL across the Basildon region.

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon region citing ITIL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL.

1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) MCDST
3 3 (37.50%) McAfee
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Sophos
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) SLA
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) MCSE
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) MS Project
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Release Management
4 2 (25.00%) Time Management
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (25.00%) Panasonic
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Dell
4 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon region citing ITIL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (25.00%) MS Project
3 1 (12.50%) Fireworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Release Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Project Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Release Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
3 1 (12.50%) DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
1 2 (25.00%) Service Management
1 2 (25.00%) Change Management
1 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (25.00%) Release Management
1 2 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) MCDST
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (25.00%) MCSE
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (12.50%) MCP
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) OpenView
1 1 (12.50%) OVSD
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) McAfee
2 2 (25.00%) Sophos
2 2 (25.00%) Panasonic
2 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) JBoss
3 1 (12.50%) Adobe
3 1 (12.50%) HP