The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 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 Croydon 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 14 8 21
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Contract jobs citing ITIL 3 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 3.61% 15.56% 4.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.56% 19.44% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 4
Average daily rate
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£225 £376 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.19% -14.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £118 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £450 £566
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 £15.79 £19.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-16.89% +22.58%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
54 72 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 65.06% 80.00% 59.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 55 51
Average daily rate £325 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £283 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £500 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
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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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 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 12 (54.55%) MS Office
2 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
4 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (27.27%) VMware
5 5 (22.73%) SAN
5 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
5 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
6 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (18.18%) VMware ESX
6 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
7 3 (13.64%) HP
7 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
7 3 (13.64%) LAN
7 3 (13.64%) WAN
7 3 (13.64%) VPN
7 3 (13.64%) Service Management
7 3 (13.64%) Firewall
7 3 (13.64%) IPsec
7 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
7 3 (13.64%) Cisco
7 3 (13.64%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (13.64%) ITIL V3
7 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
7 3 (13.64%) Degree
7 3 (13.64%) SCOM
7 3 (13.64%) Finance

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (9.09%) Lync
3 2 (9.09%) IIS
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (54.55%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) SAN
2 3 (13.64%) LAN
2 3 (13.64%) WAN
2 3 (13.64%) VPN
2 3 (13.64%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) IPsec
3 2 (9.09%) Wireless
3 2 (9.09%) Network Security
3 2 (9.09%) NAS
3 2 (9.09%) Unified Communications
3 2 (9.09%) MPLS
3 2 (9.09%) DNS
3 2 (9.09%) DHCP
3 2 (9.09%) VoIP
3 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.55%) LDAP
4 1 (4.55%) FTP
4 1 (4.55%) HTTP
4 1 (4.55%) HTTPS
4 1 (4.55%) SSL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
1 8 (36.36%) Service Analyst
1 8 (36.36%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Help Desk Support
3 4 (18.18%) Help Desk Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Network Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) IT Support
4 3 (13.64%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Network Support
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Services Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Support
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Support
5 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Taxonomies
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
4 2 (9.09%) UNIX
4 2 (9.09%) Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) Service Management
1 3 (13.64%) ITIL V3
2 2 (9.09%) Information Management
2 2 (9.09%) ITIL V2
2 2 (9.09%) Capacity Management
2 2 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (9.09%) Workflow
3 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.55%) ITSM
3 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (4.55%) Release Management
3 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (4.55%) Investment Management
3 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C
1 1 (4.55%) Java
1 1 (4.55%) Perl
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
1 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) MCSM
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.09%) MCSE
2 2 (9.09%) MCSA
3 1 (4.55%) HND
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
4 4 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (18.18%) VMware ESX
5 2 (9.09%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (9.09%) UAG
6 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (4.55%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCOM
2 2 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.55%) SCCM
3 1 (4.55%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (4.55%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) VMware
3 3 (13.64%) HP
3 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco
4 2 (9.09%) Aruba
4 2 (9.09%) F5
4 2 (9.09%) ServiceNow
4 2 (9.09%) Stonesoft
4 2 (9.09%) NetApp
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 2 (9.09%) Symantec
4 2 (9.09%) Dell
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) BMC
5 1 (4.55%) 3PAR
5 1 (4.55%) Brocade