The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Basildon region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 11 6 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing ITIL 6 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 7.79% 25.45% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.53% 31.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Average daily rate £120 £85 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.17% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
- +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £29.50 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £18.50 £16.16
% change year-on-year
-10.81% +14.48%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Basildon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
57 45 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 74.03% 81.82% 60.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 6
Average daily rate £450 £238 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+89.47% -32.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £85 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £375 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 7
Average hourly rate £45.50 £37.00 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.97% -9.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £28.00 £28.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £46.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
ITIL
Essex

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 17 April 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 8 (66.67%) MCP
1 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 8 (66.67%) SLA
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 8 (66.67%) OpenView
1 8 (66.67%) HP
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (66.67%) McAfee
1 8 (66.67%) MCDST
1 8 (66.67%) SCCM
1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 8 (66.67%) OVSD
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) XML
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) UNIX
3 2 (16.67%) JBoss
3 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 2 (16.67%) Adobe
3 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 2 (16.67%) LiveCycle
3 2 (16.67%) Fireworks
3 2 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) LiveCycle
2 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) Fireworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (16.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) Service Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (8.33%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) MCP
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (66.67%) MCDST
1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) OpenView
1 8 (66.67%) OVSD
1 8 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) HP
1 8 (66.67%) McAfee
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) JBoss
3 2 (16.67%) Adobe