The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 22 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 181 273 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 7.15% 9.28% 8.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.01% 11.83% 10.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 154 123
Median daily rate £340 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £131 £185 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 36 43
Median hourly rate £18.25 £12.40 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.17% -34.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.28 £40.00 £27.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.33 £15.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+37.61% -2.36%
ITIL
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2009 2308 2216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.34% 78.42% 76.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1159 1395 1267
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 161 153
Median hourly rate £31.00 £33.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.05 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

ITIL
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 across the East of England region.

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

ITIL
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 across the East of England region.

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

ITIL
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +3 57 £340 -17.57% 10
Hertfordshire -12 40 £373 +0.57% 10
Essex -16 30 £280 -26.55% 4
Bedfordshire -6 24 £388 +19.23% 3
Norfolk -1 17 £164 -9.16%
Suffolk -4 17 £199 -47.35% 1
East Anglia -2 1 £375 -
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 135 (33.92%) Windows
2 120 (30.15%) Microsoft
3 86 (21.61%) Active Directory
4 73 (18.34%) MS Excel
5 64 (16.08%) MS Office
6 59 (14.82%) Finance
7 57 (14.32%) Security Cleared
8 56 (14.07%) Service Management
9 55 (13.82%) Project Management
10 52 (13.07%) PRINCE2
10 52 (13.07%) SQL
11 50 (12.56%) ITIL Certification
12 49 (12.31%) Cisco
12 49 (12.31%) VMware
12 49 (12.31%) Windows 7
12 49 (12.31%) ITIL V3
13 45 (11.31%) Service Delivery
14 43 (10.80%) Agile Software Development
15 41 (10.30%) SLA
15 41 (10.30%) SC Cleared
16 40 (10.05%) Citrix
17 38 (9.55%) HP
17 38 (9.55%) Stakeholder Management
17 38 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
18 35 (8.79%) DNS
19 33 (8.29%) LAN
19 33 (8.29%) Windows Server
20 31 (7.79%) SharePoint
20 31 (7.79%) Oracle
20 31 (7.79%) Microsoft Certification

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 31 (7.79%) SharePoint
2 22 (5.53%) IIS
3 20 (5.03%) MS Exchange
4 9 (2.26%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (2.01%) IBM Notes
5 8 (2.01%) Skype for Business
6 7 (1.76%) IBM Domino
6 7 (1.76%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (1.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.75%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.50%) CICS
11 1 (0.25%) CMS
11 1 (0.25%) Confluence
11 1 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 73 (18.34%) MS Excel
2 64 (16.08%) MS Office
3 10 (2.51%) MS Visio
4 9 (2.26%) MS Project
5 5 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.25%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (2.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (1.51%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (1.01%) Maximo
5 3 (0.75%) assyst
5 3 (0.75%) BigMachines
6 2 (0.50%) BASE24
6 2 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.50%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.50%) Primavera
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.25%) Remedy AR System
7 1 (0.25%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.25%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.25%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.25%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.52%) Office 365
2 11 (2.76%) SaaS
3 8 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.75%) IaaS
5 3 (0.75%) OneDrive
6 2 (0.50%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.50%) CloudFront
6 2 (0.50%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.25%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.25%) PaaS
7 1 (0.25%) SoftLayer
7 1 (0.25%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 35 (8.79%) DNS
2 33 (8.29%) LAN
3 30 (7.54%) WAN
4 29 (7.29%) Firewall
5 24 (6.03%) SAN
6 15 (3.77%) VPN
7 12 (3.02%) Network Security
7 12 (3.02%) TCP/IP
7 12 (3.02%) Wireless
8 11 (2.76%) DHCP
9 7 (1.76%) Broadband
9 7 (1.76%) ISDN
9 7 (1.76%) VLAN
10 6 (1.51%) Internet
10 6 (1.51%) NetScaler
10 6 (1.51%) WebEx
11 5 (1.26%) Remote Desktop
12 4 (1.01%) iSCSI
12 4 (1.01%) NAS
12 4 (1.01%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (7.04%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (1.26%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (1.01%) DB2
4 4 (1.01%) MS Access
4 4 (1.01%) MySQL
4 4 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (0.75%) Essbase
6 2 (0.50%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (0.50%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.50%) GIS
6 2 (0.50%) NonStop SQL
6 2 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.50%) QlikView
6 2 (0.50%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (4.27%) JIRA
2 10 (2.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (1.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.50%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.50%) MSTest
5 2 (0.50%) NUnit
5 2 (0.50%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (0.50%) Selenium
6 1 (0.25%) AdminStudio
6 1 (0.25%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.25%) LSMW
6 1 (0.25%) PVCS
6 1 (0.25%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.25%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.25%) TestPartner
General
1 59 (14.82%) Finance
2 13 (3.27%) Local Government
3 12 (3.02%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.51%) Advertising
5 8 (2.01%) Legal
6 6 (1.51%) Retail
7 5 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.01%) Banking
8 4 (1.01%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.75%) Marketing
10 2 (0.50%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.50%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.25%) Automotive
11 1 (0.25%) Back Office
11 1 (0.25%) Electronics
11 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 117 (29.40%) Analyst
2 46 (11.56%) Service Analyst
3 36 (9.05%) Support Analyst
4 30 (7.54%) Service Desk Analyst
5 28 (7.04%) Project Manager
6 25 (6.28%) Service Manager
7 22 (5.53%) Support Engineer
8 20 (5.03%) IT Manager
9 19 (4.77%) Administrator
9 19 (4.77%) Architect
9 19 (4.77%) Business Analyst
9 19 (4.77%) Consultant
10 18 (4.52%) Applications Support
10 18 (4.52%) Desktop Support
11 17 (4.27%) IT Analyst
11 17 (4.27%) Service Desk Team Leader
11 17 (4.27%) Team Leader
12 15 (3.77%) Transition Manager
13 14 (3.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 14 (3.52%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.76%) Web Services
2 10 (2.51%) XML
3 8 (2.01%) .NET
4 5 (1.26%) J2EE
5 4 (1.01%) .NET Framework
5 4 (1.01%) CSS
6 3 (0.75%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.75%) SOAP
6 3 (0.75%) XML Messaging
7 2 (0.50%) ISPF
7 2 (0.50%) Middleware
7 2 (0.50%) WCF
8 1 (0.25%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.25%) BAPI
8 1 (0.25%) COM
8 1 (0.25%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 38 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.03%) Data Centre
3 23 (5.78%) Management Information System
4 14 (3.52%) CMDB
5 11 (2.76%) Client/Server
6 8 (2.01%) Blackberry
6 8 (2.01%) Mainframe
7 6 (1.51%) Clustering
8 4 (1.01%) BYOD
8 4 (1.01%) Fat Client
8 4 (1.01%) Thin Client
8 4 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (0.75%) CCTV
9 3 (0.75%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.75%) IBM Mainframe
9 3 (0.75%) iPhone
9 3 (0.75%) NHS
10 2 (0.50%) AS400
10 2 (0.50%) CESG
10 2 (0.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 135 (33.92%) Windows
2 49 (12.31%) Windows 7
3 33 (8.29%) Windows Server
4 27 (6.78%) Linux
5 25 (6.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (5.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (5.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (5.03%) Unix
7 20 (5.03%) Windows XP
8 14 (3.52%) Solaris
9 13 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (1.76%) Windows 10
11 5 (1.26%) Mac OS
12 4 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (1.01%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.75%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.75%) CentOS
14 2 (0.50%) MVS
14 2 (0.50%) zOS
15 1 (0.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (14.07%) Service Management
2 55 (13.82%) Project Management
3 52 (13.07%) PRINCE2
4 49 (12.31%) ITIL V3
5 45 (11.31%) Service Delivery
6 43 (10.80%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (9.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 29 (7.29%) ITSM
9 27 (6.78%) Business Analysis
10 25 (6.28%) Incident Management
11 23 (5.78%) CRM
12 21 (5.28%) High Availability
13 20 (5.03%) Problem Management
14 19 (4.77%) Configuration Management
15 18 (4.52%) Release Management
15 18 (4.52%) Service Design
15 18 (4.52%) TOGAF
16 16 (4.02%) Waterfall
17 15 (3.77%) Change Control
17 15 (3.77%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 52 (13.07%) SQL
2 13 (3.27%) Shell Script
3 12 (3.02%) PowerShell
4 11 (2.76%) PL/SQL
5 8 (2.01%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.26%) C#
7 4 (1.01%) COBOL
7 4 (1.01%) Java
7 4 (1.01%) VB
8 3 (0.75%) VBScript
9 2 (0.50%) C
9 2 (0.50%) JCL
9 2 (0.50%) PHP
9 2 (0.50%) Python
9 2 (0.50%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.25%) ABAP
10 1 (0.25%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 57 (14.32%) Security Cleared
2 50 (12.56%) ITIL Certification
3 41 (10.30%) SC Cleared
4 31 (7.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (5.28%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (4.27%) Degree
7 16 (4.02%) MCSE
8 15 (3.77%) CCNA
9 11 (2.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 11 (2.76%) MCP
10 10 (2.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 9 (2.26%) APMP
11 9 (2.26%) CISM
12 8 (2.01%) CISSP
12 8 (2.01%) DV Cleared
12 8 (2.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 7 (1.76%) BPSS Clearance
13 7 (1.76%) ISEB
14 6 (1.51%) CCNP
15 5 (1.26%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (10.30%) SLA
2 8 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.76%) ISO 9001
3 7 (1.76%) TickIT
4 6 (1.51%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (1.51%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.26%) COBIT
6 3 (0.75%) GxP
6 3 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.50%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.50%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.25%) GCP
8 1 (0.25%) GLP
8 1 (0.25%) GMP
8 1 (0.25%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.25%) QA
System Software
1 86 (21.61%) Active Directory
2 29 (7.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (3.52%) Virtual Machines
3 14 (3.52%) vSphere
4 11 (2.76%) Hyper-V
5 10 (2.51%) iptables
6 9 (2.26%) Postfix
6 9 (2.26%) Sendmail
6 9 (2.26%) Virtual Desktop
6 9 (2.26%) VMware ESX
7 7 (1.76%) XenApp
8 5 (1.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (1.01%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.50%) Job Entry Subsystem
11 2 (0.50%) MetaFrame
11 2 (0.50%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.50%) XenServer
12 1 (0.25%) KVM
12 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 30 (7.54%) SCCM
2 10 (2.51%) OSSEC
3 9 (2.26%) Cobbler
3 9 (2.26%) Nagios
3 9 (2.26%) Puppet
4 7 (1.76%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (1.26%) Backup Exec
6 4 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (1.01%) SCOM
6 4 (1.01%) WSUS
7 3 (0.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (0.50%) Bacula
8 2 (0.50%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.50%) Control-M
8 2 (0.50%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (0.50%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (0.50%) Tivoli NetView
8 2 (0.50%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 120 (30.15%) Microsoft
2 49 (12.31%) Cisco
2 49 (12.31%) VMware
3 40 (10.05%) Citrix
4 38 (9.55%) HP
5 31 (7.79%) Oracle
6 25 (6.28%) SAP
7 24 (6.03%) ServiceNow
8 17 (4.27%) Red Hat
9 14 (3.52%) Remedy
9 14 (3.52%) SolarWinds
10 13 (3.27%) EMC
10 13 (3.27%) IBM
11 12 (3.02%) Juniper
12 11 (2.76%) Splunk
13 10 (2.51%) NetApp
13 10 (2.51%) Symantec
14 9 (2.26%) LogRhythm
14 9 (2.26%) TippingPoint
15 8 (2.01%) Apple
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