The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 14 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 11 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 8.53% 13.98% 7.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.91% 19.70% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £275 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £168 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £440 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £11.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.85 £15.75 £18.20
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -13.46%
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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 Croydon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
111 66 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 86.05% 70.97% 67.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 46 27
Average daily rate £418 £450 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.22% +18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £15.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+166.66% -4.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
1 14 (53.85%) Finance
2 12 (46.15%) Service Delivery
3 11 (42.31%) ITIL Certification
3 11 (42.31%) Service Management
4 9 (34.62%) MS Office
5 7 (26.92%) VMware
5 7 (26.92%) Project Planning
6 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (23.08%) Hyper-V
6 6 (23.08%) Windows
6 6 (23.08%) SLA
7 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (19.23%) Six Sigma
7 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
7 5 (19.23%) Lean Six Sigma
7 5 (19.23%) Banking
7 5 (19.23%) Investment Banking
8 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
8 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
8 4 (15.38%) VMware ESX
8 4 (15.38%) DNS
8 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
8 4 (15.38%) IIS
9 3 (11.54%) MS Project
9 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
9 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
9 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
9 3 (11.54%) DHCP
9 3 (11.54%) Active Directory

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 4 (15.38%) IIS
2 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) MS Office
2 3 (11.54%) MS Project
2 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) DNS
2 3 (11.54%) DHCP
2 3 (11.54%) SAN
3 2 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (3.85%) LDAP
4 1 (3.85%) LAN
4 1 (3.85%) WAN
4 1 (3.85%) POP3
4 1 (3.85%) SMTP
4 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (53.85%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Banking
2 5 (19.23%) Investment Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Service Manager
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Messaging Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Problem Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Services Delivery Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Problem Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Field Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.85%) PC Support
5 1 (3.85%) Programme Planner
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Management Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Account Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Field Service Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.69%) Taxonomies
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Service Delivery
2 11 (42.31%) Service Management
3 7 (26.92%) Project Planning
4 5 (19.23%) Six Sigma
4 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
4 5 (19.23%) Lean Six Sigma
5 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
5 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
6 3 (11.54%) Change Management
7 2 (7.69%) ITIL V3
7 2 (7.69%) Fund Management
7 2 (7.69%) Network Architecture
7 2 (7.69%) Investment Management
7 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.69%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
7 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (7.69%) Project Management
7 2 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
1 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (7.69%) MCSE
3 2 (7.69%) MCSA
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.85%) CCNA
4 1 (3.85%) CCDA
4 1 (3.85%) MCTS
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) HP AIS
4 1 (3.85%) HP ASE
4 1 (3.85%) MCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) SLA
2 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (23.08%) Hyper-V
2 4 (15.38%) VMware ESX
3 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
3 3 (11.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) VMware
3 2 (7.69%) Citrix
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
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