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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 13 6 23
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Contract jobs citing ITIL 3 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 3.80% 15.31% 5.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.36% 19.74% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 7
Average daily rate
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£369 £338 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.25% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £148 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £450 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-9.28% +9.37%
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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
56 76 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 70.89% 77.55% 55.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 59 51
Average daily rate £450 £370 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% -12.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £500 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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
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 20 August 2014, 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 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) MS Office
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 5 (33.33%) SAN
3 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 4 (26.67%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL V3
4 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (26.67%) VMware
4 4 (26.67%) VMware ESX
4 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
5 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL V2
6 2 (13.33%) Lync
6 2 (13.33%) SCOM
6 2 (13.33%) Taxonomies
6 2 (13.33%) Degree
6 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
6 2 (13.33%) MCSM
6 2 (13.33%) Service Management
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (13.33%) Workflow
6 2 (13.33%) Finance
6 2 (13.33%) Information Management
6 2 (13.33%) MCSE

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (13.33%) Lync
3 2 (13.33%) IIS
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Project
2 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) MPLS
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) VoIP
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) DHCP
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) Wireless
2 1 (6.67%) IPsec
2 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Network Support
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Support
3 2 (13.33%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Facilities Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Network Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Taxonomies
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL V3
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL V2
2 2 (13.33%) Service Management
2 2 (13.33%) Workflow
2 2 (13.33%) Information Management
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) ITSM
3 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (6.67%) Release Management
3 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) MCSM
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (13.33%) MCSE
1 2 (13.33%) MCSA
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (26.67%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (26.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (6.67%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (6.67%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCOM
2 1 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) SCVMM
2 1 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Dell
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.67%) Symantec
4 1 (6.67%) Brocade
4 1 (6.67%) Stonesoft
4 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow
4 1 (6.67%) Aruba
4 1 (6.67%) 3PAR