The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Certification in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 123 107 123
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +16
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 22 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.70% 0.70% 0.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.81% 3.38% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 9
Average daily rate
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£350 £255 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.25% -3.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £215 £101
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £615 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £19.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +20.00%
ITIL Certification
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Qualifications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
578 503 579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.45% 20.81% 18.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 228 273
Average daily rate £361 £300 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.41% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £188 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £438 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 34 75
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.59 £12.08 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.45 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -9.09%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -11 9 £385 -37.39% 2
Essex -1 7 £350 -30.00% 2
Cambridgeshire +3 6 £300 +11.11% 2
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
Norfolk - - - -
Suffolk - - - - 1
East Anglia - - - -
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification.

1 49 (100.00%) ITIL
2 15 (30.61%) SLA
3 14 (28.57%) Service Management
3 14 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 13 (26.53%) Windows
5 11 (22.45%) PRINCE2
5 11 (22.45%) Citrix
6 9 (18.37%) Cisco
6 9 (18.37%) Oracle
7 8 (16.33%) SQL
7 8 (16.33%) Finance
7 8 (16.33%) Migration
8 7 (14.29%) Degree
9 6 (12.24%) Windows 7
9 6 (12.24%) Incident Management
9 6 (12.24%) ITSM
9 6 (12.24%) VMware
10 5 (10.20%) VPN
10 5 (10.20%) Remedy
10 5 (10.20%) Configuration Management
10 5 (10.20%) Change Management
10 5 (10.20%) Release Management
11 4 (8.16%) Remedy ITSM
11 4 (8.16%) Resource Management
11 4 (8.16%) CCTV
11 4 (8.16%) Statistics
11 4 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
11 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
11 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.12%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (4.08%) CMS
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) assyst
1 4 (8.16%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) VPN
2 4 (8.16%) Internet
2 4 (8.16%) GPRS
2 4 (8.16%) 4G
3 3 (6.12%) Network Security
4 1 (2.04%) LAN
4 1 (2.04%) WAN
4 1 (2.04%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.04%) MPLS
4 1 (2.04%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) Oracle Exadata
1 4 (8.16%) Oracle ODI
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Retail
2 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.12%) Law
3 3 (6.12%) Legal
4 2 (4.08%) Local Government
5 1 (2.04%) Publishing
5 1 (2.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Service Manager
2 13 (26.53%) Analyst
3 6 (12.24%) Service Analyst
3 6 (12.24%) Services Delivery Manager
3 6 (12.24%) Technical Specialist
3 6 (12.24%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (10.20%) Release Manager
4 5 (10.20%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (8.16%) IT Services Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Configuration Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Services Delivery Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Support Manager
7 2 (4.08%) ITIL Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Change Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Configuration Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Support Specialist
7 2 (4.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) MSMQ
1 3 (6.12%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) CCTV
1 4 (8.16%) Statistics
1 4 (8.16%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.12%) EPoS
3 2 (4.08%) CMDB
4 1 (2.04%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.04%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.04%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) Windows
2 6 (12.24%) Windows 7
3 4 (8.16%) Linux
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (100.00%) ITIL
2 14 (28.57%) Service Management
2 14 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 11 (22.45%) PRINCE2
4 8 (16.33%) Migration
5 6 (12.24%) ITSM
5 6 (12.24%) Incident Management
6 5 (10.20%) Release Management
6 5 (10.20%) Change Management
6 5 (10.20%) Configuration Management
7 4 (8.16%) Resource Management
7 4 (8.16%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (6.12%) Software Deployment
8 3 (6.12%) Change Control
8 3 (6.12%) IT Governance
8 3 (6.12%) Project Management
8 3 (6.12%) Validation
9 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (4.08%) CRM
9 2 (4.08%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) SQL
2 2 (4.08%) VB
2 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (30.61%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) QA
2 2 (4.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (4.08%) XenApp
3 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) SCCM
2 1 (2.04%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Citrix
2 9 (18.37%) Oracle
2 9 (18.37%) Cisco
3 6 (12.24%) VMware
4 5 (10.20%) Remedy
5 4 (8.16%) BMC
5 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.16%) HP
6 2 (4.08%) Dell
6 2 (4.08%) SAP
6 2 (4.08%) NetApp
6 2 (4.08%) Wyse
6 2 (4.08%) Retalix
7 1 (2.04%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.04%) Altiris
7 1 (2.04%) Brocade
7 1 (2.04%) Juniper