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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 18 12 21
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Contract jobs citing ITIL 190 264 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 7.71% 9.57% 6.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.77% 12.41% 9.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 129 106
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £225 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 50 36
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -13.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £26.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
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
1944 2127 2258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 78.86% 77.09% 75.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1116 1202 1258
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 159 155
Median hourly rate £27.38 £36.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.94% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 25 May 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 -1 54 £350 -3.44% 13
Hertfordshire -5 49 £363 -3.33% 18
Norfolk +14 31 £325 +109.67% 1
Suffolk +1 21 £220 -45.00% 1
Bedfordshire -5 21 £400 +14.28% 5
Essex -24 14 £363 +7.40% 9
East Anglia +2 2 £375 -
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 131 (32.19%) Windows
2 118 (28.99%) Microsoft
3 101 (24.82%) Active Directory
4 69 (16.95%) Service Management
5 65 (15.97%) ITIL Certification
6 64 (15.72%) MS Excel
7 61 (14.99%) Security Cleared
8 60 (14.74%) Finance
9 57 (14.00%) MS Office
9 57 (14.00%) ITIL V3
10 55 (13.51%) Windows 7
11 54 (13.27%) Project Management
12 52 (12.78%) PRINCE2
13 50 (12.29%) Agile Software Development
14 46 (11.30%) Cisco
14 46 (11.30%) Service Delivery
15 44 (10.81%) VMware
16 42 (10.32%) SC Cleared
17 41 (10.07%) SLA
18 40 (9.83%) Citrix
19 38 (9.34%) SQL
19 38 (9.34%) Stakeholder Management
20 36 (8.85%) DNS
21 35 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
22 34 (8.35%) ITSM
22 34 (8.35%) LAN
23 33 (8.11%) Windows Server
24 32 (7.86%) Microsoft Certification
25 31 (7.62%) HP
26 29 (7.13%) WAN

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 28 (6.88%) SharePoint
2 24 (5.90%) MS Exchange
3 18 (4.42%) IIS
4 11 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 10 (2.46%) Skype for Business
6 8 (1.97%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (1.97%) IBM Notes
7 7 (1.72%) IBM Domino
7 7 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (1.23%) CICS
9 3 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.25%) CMS
10 1 (0.25%) Confluence
10 1 (0.25%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 64 (15.72%) MS Excel
2 57 (14.00%) MS Office
3 10 (2.46%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.97%) MS Project
5 2 (0.49%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (2.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.72%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (1.47%) assyst
4 5 (1.23%) BigMachines
5 4 (0.98%) Maximo
6 2 (0.49%) BASE24
6 2 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.49%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.49%) Primavera
6 2 (0.49%) SAP SM
7 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.25%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.25%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.42%) Office 365
2 14 (3.44%) SaaS
3 3 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.74%) IaaS
3 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.74%) OneDrive
4 2 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.49%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.49%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.25%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.25%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (8.85%) DNS
2 34 (8.35%) LAN
3 29 (7.13%) WAN
4 28 (6.88%) Firewall
5 17 (4.18%) SAN
6 14 (3.44%) VPN
7 13 (3.19%) Network Security
8 12 (2.95%) TCP/IP
9 11 (2.70%) Wireless
10 9 (2.21%) DHCP
10 9 (2.21%) NetScaler
10 9 (2.21%) VLAN
11 7 (1.72%) Broadband
11 7 (1.72%) IP Telephony
11 7 (1.72%) ISDN
11 7 (1.72%) WebEx
12 6 (1.47%) VoIP
12 6 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (1.23%) Remote Desktop
14 4 (0.98%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (4.42%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.23%) DB2
3 3 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.49%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (0.49%) MySQL
4 2 (0.49%) NonStop SQL
4 2 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.49%) QlikView
4 2 (0.49%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (0.49%) SAP HANA
4 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.25%) GIS
5 1 (0.25%) MS Access
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (3.69%) JIRA
2 7 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (1.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.25%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.25%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.25%) LSMW
4 1 (0.25%) MSTest
4 1 (0.25%) NUnit
4 1 (0.25%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.25%) Selenium
4 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.25%) TestPartner
General
1 60 (14.74%) Finance
2 15 (3.69%) Advertising
3 12 (2.95%) Telecoms
4 11 (2.70%) Local Government
5 8 (1.97%) Banking
5 8 (1.97%) Retail
6 7 (1.72%) Legal
7 6 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.74%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.49%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.49%) Electronics
9 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.49%) Marketing
10 1 (0.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 131 (32.19%) Analyst
2 55 (13.51%) Service Analyst
3 35 (8.60%) Support Analyst
4 33 (8.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 28 (6.88%) Project Manager
5 28 (6.88%) Service Manager
6 24 (5.90%) Support Engineer
7 23 (5.65%) IT Manager
8 21 (5.16%) Desktop Support
9 20 (4.91%) Business Analyst
9 20 (4.91%) IT Analyst
10 17 (4.18%) Architect
10 17 (4.18%) Service Desk Team Leader
10 17 (4.18%) Team Leader
11 16 (3.93%) Administrator
11 16 (3.93%) Applications Support
12 15 (3.69%) Consultant
12 15 (3.69%) Transition Manager
13 14 (3.44%) Infrastructure Manager
13 14 (3.44%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.70%) Web Services
2 10 (2.46%) XML
3 7 (1.72%) .NET
4 5 (1.23%) ISPF
5 4 (0.98%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.74%) CSS
6 3 (0.74%) XML Messaging
7 2 (0.49%) 802.1X
7 2 (0.49%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.49%) SOAP
8 1 (0.25%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.25%) BAPI
8 1 (0.25%) CSS3
8 1 (0.25%) HTML
8 1 (0.25%) HTML5
8 1 (0.25%) J2EE
8 1 (0.25%) jQuery
8 1 (0.25%) Middleware
8 1 (0.25%) RESTful
8 1 (0.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (6.88%) Data Centre
3 20 (4.91%) Management Information System
4 11 (2.70%) Blackberry
5 10 (2.46%) CMDB
6 7 (1.72%) Fat Client
6 7 (1.72%) Thin Client
7 6 (1.47%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.47%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.23%) AS400
8 5 (1.23%) IBM Mainframe
8 5 (1.23%) NHS
8 5 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (0.98%) iPhone
10 3 (0.74%) BYOD
10 3 (0.74%) CCTV
10 3 (0.74%) Clustering
10 3 (0.74%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.49%) CESG
11 2 (0.49%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 131 (32.19%) Windows
2 55 (13.51%) Windows 7
3 33 (8.11%) Windows Server
4 26 (6.39%) Windows XP
5 23 (5.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (5.16%) Linux
7 19 (4.67%) Unix
7 19 (4.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (3.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (3.19%) Solaris
10 9 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (1.72%) Windows 2000 Server
12 6 (1.47%) Windows 10
13 5 (1.23%) MVS
13 5 (1.23%) zOS
14 4 (0.98%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.49%) CentOS
16 1 (0.25%) Android
16 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (16.95%) Service Management
2 57 (14.00%) ITIL V3
3 54 (13.27%) Project Management
4 52 (12.78%) PRINCE2
5 50 (12.29%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (11.30%) Service Delivery
7 38 (9.34%) Stakeholder Management
8 34 (8.35%) ITSM
9 25 (6.14%) Problem Management
10 23 (5.65%) Business Analysis
10 23 (5.65%) CRM
10 23 (5.65%) Service Design
11 20 (4.91%) High Availability
11 20 (4.91%) Incident Management
12 17 (4.18%) Continuous Improvement
12 17 (4.18%) TOGAF
13 15 (3.69%) Change Control
13 15 (3.69%) Configuration Management
13 15 (3.69%) Waterfall
14 14 (3.44%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 38 (9.34%) SQL
2 11 (2.70%) Shell Script
3 9 (2.21%) PL/SQL
3 9 (2.21%) PowerShell
4 5 (1.23%) COBOL
4 5 (1.23%) JCL
5 4 (0.98%) Java
6 3 (0.74%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.49%) C#
7 2 (0.49%) Python
8 1 (0.25%) ABAP
8 1 (0.25%) C
8 1 (0.25%) SAPscript
8 1 (0.25%) VB
8 1 (0.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 65 (15.97%) ITIL Certification
2 61 (14.99%) Security Cleared
3 42 (10.32%) SC Cleared
4 32 (7.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (4.42%) MCSE
6 15 (3.69%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (3.69%) Degree
7 13 (3.19%) MCP
8 12 (2.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 9 (2.21%) APMP
9 9 (2.21%) BPSS Clearance
9 9 (2.21%) CCNA
9 9 (2.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 8 (1.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 7 (1.72%) CISSP
11 7 (1.72%) DV Cleared
12 5 (1.23%) A+ Certification
12 5 (1.23%) CISM
12 5 (1.23%) ISEB
13 4 (0.98%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (10.07%) SLA
2 8 (1.97%) COBIT
2 8 (1.97%) ISO 9001
3 7 (1.72%) TickIT
4 5 (1.23%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.74%) GxP
6 3 (0.74%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.74%) QA
7 2 (0.49%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.25%) GCP
8 1 (0.25%) GLP
8 1 (0.25%) GMP
8 1 (0.25%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.25%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.25%) JSP 440
System Software
1 101 (24.82%) Active Directory
2 28 (6.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.19%) vSphere
4 8 (1.97%) iptables
4 8 (1.97%) VMware ESX
4 8 (1.97%) XenApp
5 7 (1.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 7 (1.72%) Postfix
5 7 (1.72%) Sendmail
6 6 (1.47%) XenDesktop
7 5 (1.23%) Job Entry Subsystem
8 4 (0.98%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.98%) MetaFrame
9 3 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.49%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.49%) XenServer
11 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (6.39%) SCCM
2 8 (1.97%) OSSEC
3 7 (1.72%) Backup Exec
3 7 (1.72%) Cobbler
3 7 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (1.72%) Nagios
3 7 (1.72%) Puppet
4 5 (1.23%) SCOM
4 5 (1.23%) Tivoli NetView
5 4 (0.98%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (0.98%) WSUS
6 3 (0.74%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (0.49%) Bacula
7 2 (0.49%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.49%) Control-M
7 2 (0.49%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.49%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (0.25%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 118 (28.99%) Microsoft
2 46 (11.30%) Cisco
3 44 (10.81%) VMware
4 40 (9.83%) Citrix
5 31 (7.62%) HP
6 28 (6.88%) SAP
7 23 (5.65%) ServiceNow
8 22 (5.41%) Oracle
9 16 (3.93%) IBM
9 16 (3.93%) Remedy
10 14 (3.44%) Red Hat
11 13 (3.19%) Juniper
12 12 (2.95%) Symantec
13 11 (2.70%) Apple
14 10 (2.46%) CheckPoint
14 10 (2.46%) EMC
14 10 (2.46%) Splunk
15 8 (1.97%) Lotus
15 8 (1.97%) NetApp
15 8 (1.97%) SolarWinds
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