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 21 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 9 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 16 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 12.12% 19.05% 9.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.91% 28.99% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £288 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -34.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £334
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £11.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-7.57% -10.32%
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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
115 69 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 87.12% 65.71% 75.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 49 31
Average daily rate £425 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £361
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £15.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £29.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -7.03%

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 21 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 21 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 17 (56.67%) Finance
2 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 11 (36.67%) VMware
4 11 (36.67%) Service Management
4 11 (36.67%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (36.67%) MS Office
5 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (30.00%) Windows
7 8 (26.67%) MS Project
7 8 (26.67%) SharePoint
8 7 (23.33%) VMware ESX
8 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
8 7 (23.33%) Project Planning
8 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
9 6 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (20.00%) MCSE
9 6 (20.00%) SAN
10 5 (16.67%) Six Sigma
10 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
10 5 (16.67%) ISO 9001
10 5 (16.67%) MCSA
10 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
10 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
10 5 (16.67%) Workflow
10 5 (16.67%) Banking
10 5 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
10 5 (16.67%) Investment Banking

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 8 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (10.00%) IIS
4 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (36.67%) MS Office
2 8 (26.67%) MS Project
3 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 4 (13.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) SAN
2 4 (13.33%) DNS
3 3 (10.00%) DHCP
4 2 (6.67%) Firewall
5 1 (3.33%) LAN
5 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) JIRA
2 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (56.67%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Banking
2 5 (16.67%) Investment Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Service Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Service Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Problem Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Problem Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Services Delivery Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Incident Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL Service Manager
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Service Management Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) IT Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Field Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.33%) PC Support
5 1 (3.33%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Programme Planner
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Taxonomies
1 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 11 (36.67%) Service Management
3 7 (23.33%) Project Planning
3 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
4 5 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
4 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 5 (16.67%) Six Sigma
4 5 (16.67%) Workflow
5 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 4 (13.33%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.33%) Problem Management
6 3 (10.00%) Project Management
7 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
7 2 (6.67%) Critical Path Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) Fund Management
7 2 (6.67%) Investment Management
7 2 (6.67%) Network Architecture
7 2 (6.67%) Coaching
7 2 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
1 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (20.00%) MCSE
4 5 (16.67%) MCSA
5 4 (13.33%) MCSM
6 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (6.67%) MCTS
8 1 (3.33%) Degree
8 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
8 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
8 1 (3.33%) HP AIS
8 1 (3.33%) HP ASE
8 1 (3.33%) CCNA
8 1 (3.33%) CCDA
8 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) ISO 9001
2 4 (13.33%) SLA
3 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
2 7 (23.33%) VMware ESX
3 6 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (36.67%) VMware
3 3 (10.00%) Citrix
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) Atlassian