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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 90 101 117
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +16
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 36 25 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.49% 0.99% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.68% 6.30% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 13 8
Average daily rate £325 £350 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £220 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £424 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 1
Average hourly rate £10.50 £17.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £14.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -18.57%
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
469 397 436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 19.43% 15.72% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 190 200
Average daily rate £370 £375 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £210 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £543 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 46 30
Average hourly rate £42.50 £20.22 £18.55
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.23% +8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.82 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £46.70 £39.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

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 5 February 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Histogram 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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cambridgeshire +16 15 £325 -18.75%
Bedfordshire +13 10 £350 -6.66% 7
Hertfordshire +10 8 £350 +59.09% 3
Suffolk - 2 £123 - 1
East Anglia - 1 £260 -
ITIL Certification
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 75 (100.00%) ITIL
2 31 (41.33%) Windows
3 25 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 24 (32.00%) Microsoft
5 19 (25.33%) Citrix
6 18 (24.00%) SLA
7 15 (20.00%) Cisco
7 15 (20.00%) MS Office
8 14 (18.67%) Project Management
8 14 (18.67%) Windows 7
9 13 (17.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (17.33%) PRINCE2
9 13 (17.33%) Service Management
9 13 (17.33%) Finance
10 12 (16.00%) Change Management
10 12 (16.00%) MCSE
10 12 (16.00%) MS Excel
10 12 (16.00%) Data Centre
11 11 (14.67%) Windows XP
12 10 (13.33%) MS Exchange
13 9 (12.00%) Firewall
14 8 (10.67%) Service Delivery
15 7 (9.33%) Advertising
15 7 (9.33%) VMware
15 7 (9.33%) Unix
15 7 (9.33%) Degree
15 7 (9.33%) VMware Infrastructure
16 6 (8.00%) Problem Management
16 6 (8.00%) DNS
16 6 (8.00%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.33%) IBM Domino
3 1 (1.33%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.33%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (20.00%) MS Office
2 12 (16.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.33%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.33%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon S3
1 2 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.00%) Firewall
2 6 (8.00%) DNS
2 6 (8.00%) LAN
3 5 (6.67%) IP Telephony
3 5 (6.67%) NetScaler
3 5 (6.67%) VLAN
3 5 (6.67%) WAN
3 5 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (4.00%) Network Security
5 2 (2.67%) LDAP
6 1 (1.33%) FTP
6 1 (1.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.33%) Oracle Exadata
2 3 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.67%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.67%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (17.33%) Finance
2 7 (9.33%) Advertising
3 4 (5.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 23 (30.67%) Analyst
2 11 (14.67%) Service Analyst
2 11 (14.67%) Service Manager
3 8 (10.67%) 1st Line Support
4 7 (9.33%) Subject Matter Expert
5 6 (8.00%) IT Manager
5 6 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 6 (8.00%) Service Desk Manager
6 5 (6.67%) ITIL Service Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) IT Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Network Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Security Manager
7 4 (5.33%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Service Transition Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Service Transition Manager
7 4 (5.33%) Systems Manager
7 4 (5.33%) Transition Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Transition Manager
8 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.00%) Web Services
2 1 (1.33%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.67%) Fat Client
2 5 (6.67%) Thin Client
3 4 (5.33%) CCTV
3 4 (5.33%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.00%) iSeries
5 1 (1.33%) CMDB
5 1 (1.33%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 31 (41.33%) Windows
2 14 (18.67%) Windows 7
3 11 (14.67%) Windows XP
4 7 (9.33%) Unix
5 5 (6.67%) Linux
6 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.00%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.33%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (100.00%) ITIL
2 14 (18.67%) Project Management
3 13 (17.33%) PRINCE2
3 13 (17.33%) Service Management
4 12 (16.00%) Change Management
5 8 (10.67%) Service Delivery
6 6 (8.00%) Problem Management
6 6 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (6.67%) Change Control
8 4 (5.33%) CRM
8 4 (5.33%) ITSM
8 4 (5.33%) Matrix Management
8 4 (5.33%) Migration
8 4 (5.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (5.33%) Time Management
9 3 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (4.00%) ERP
9 3 (4.00%) ETL
9 3 (4.00%) ITIL V3
9 3 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (17.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (16.00%) MCSE
3 7 (9.33%) Degree
4 5 (6.67%) Security Cleared
5 4 (5.33%) PMI Certification
5 4 (5.33%) PMP
5 4 (5.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (5.33%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.33%) BICSI Certification
7 1 (1.33%) BICSI RCDD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (24.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.33%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.33%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) TickIT
System Software
1 25 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.67%) XenApp
3 2 (2.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) SCCM
2 2 (2.67%) SCOM
3 1 (1.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.33%) Bacula
3 1 (1.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (25.33%) Citrix
3 15 (20.00%) Cisco
4 7 (9.33%) VMware
5 6 (8.00%) CheckPoint
5 6 (8.00%) Remedy
6 5 (6.67%) BMC
6 5 (6.67%) HP
6 5 (6.67%) Nortel
6 5 (6.67%) Oracle
6 5 (6.67%) ServiceNow
6 5 (6.67%) Siemens
7 4 (5.33%) WorldPay
8 3 (4.00%) JD Edwards
9 2 (2.67%) 3PAR
9 2 (2.67%) EMC
9 2 (2.67%) NetApp
9 2 (2.67%) Tableau
10 1 (1.33%) Lotus
10 1 (1.33%) Symantec