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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 8 18 25
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Contract jobs citing ITIL 225 224 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 9.37% 8.79% 6.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.92% 11.58% 8.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 124 71
Average daily rate £360 £300 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £135 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 33 16
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.75 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £21.00 £23.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.61 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+8.90% +4.06%
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
1888 1935 1692
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 78.60% 75.97% 72.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1143 1181 945
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 141 145
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -27.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 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 8 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the East of England region over the 3 months to 8 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 +3 71 £368 - 10
Essex +2 48 £425 +54.54% 12
Hertfordshire +4 42 £350 -12.50% 26
Bedfordshire +8 37 £388 +3.33% 24
Norfolk -8 20 £373 +112.85%
Suffolk +10 10 £220 +37.50% 2
East Anglia - 1 £260 -
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

1 140 (31.89%) Windows
2 122 (27.79%) Active Directory
3 114 (25.97%) Microsoft
4 76 (17.31%) ITIL Certification
5 74 (16.86%) Service Management
6 69 (15.72%) MS Office
7 68 (15.49%) Finance
8 63 (14.35%) SLA
8 63 (14.35%) ITIL V3
9 59 (13.44%) Citrix
10 58 (13.21%) MS Excel
11 56 (12.76%) VMware
11 56 (12.76%) Service Delivery
12 55 (12.53%) Project Management
12 55 (12.53%) PRINCE2
13 52 (11.85%) Windows 7
14 48 (10.93%) Cisco
15 46 (10.48%) Security Cleared
16 40 (9.11%) Windows Server
17 38 (8.66%) Windows Server 2008
18 37 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
19 36 (8.20%) Linux
20 35 (7.97%) Change Management
21 34 (7.74%) ITSM
21 34 (7.74%) Microsoft Certification
22 31 (7.06%) HP
23 30 (6.83%) Unix
24 29 (6.61%) SAP
24 29 (6.61%) SharePoint
24 29 (6.61%) MS Exchange

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 29 (6.61%) MS Exchange
1 29 (6.61%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.28%) IIS
3 9 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (2.05%) IBM Notes
3 9 (2.05%) Skype for Business
4 8 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (1.59%) CICS
6 4 (0.91%) IBM Domino
6 4 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.46%) Apache
8 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.23%) CMS
Applications
1 69 (15.72%) MS Office
2 58 (13.21%) MS Excel
3 10 (2.28%) MS Project
3 10 (2.28%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.68%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (1.82%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (1.59%) assyst
2 7 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.37%) CA PPM
4 5 (1.14%) BigMachines
5 4 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.68%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.46%) Maximo
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.23%) SAP GRC
8 1 (0.23%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.42%) Office 365
2 12 (2.73%) SaaS
3 3 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.46%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.23%) IaaS
5 1 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (6.61%) Firewall
2 27 (6.15%) DNS
3 25 (5.69%) LAN
4 24 (5.47%) WAN
5 16 (3.64%) DHCP
6 11 (2.51%) TCP/IP
7 10 (2.28%) Network Security
7 10 (2.28%) VoIP
8 9 (2.05%) VLAN
8 9 (2.05%) VPN
9 8 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (1.59%) IP Telephony
10 7 (1.59%) NetScaler
10 7 (1.59%) SAN
11 5 (1.14%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (1.14%) FTP
11 5 (1.14%) Internet
11 5 (1.14%) Wireless
12 4 (0.91%) LDAP
12 4 (0.91%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (4.10%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.59%) DB2
3 4 (0.91%) Oracle Exadata
3 4 (0.91%) SAP HANA
3 4 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.46%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (0.46%) MySQL
5 1 (0.23%) Big Data
5 1 (0.23%) MS Access
5 1 (0.23%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.23%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.23%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (0.68%) MSI
3 2 (0.46%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.46%) JIRA
General
1 68 (15.49%) Finance
2 13 (2.96%) Telecoms
3 11 (2.51%) Advertising
4 10 (2.28%) Local Government
5 9 (2.05%) Banking
5 9 (2.05%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (1.59%) Retail
7 6 (1.37%) Legal
8 5 (1.14%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.46%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.23%) Automotive
10 1 (0.23%) Back Office
10 1 (0.23%) Electronics
10 1 (0.23%) Marketing
10 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 150 (34.17%) Analyst
2 74 (16.86%) Service Analyst
3 48 (10.93%) Service Desk Analyst
4 46 (10.48%) Service Manager
5 36 (8.20%) Project Manager
6 29 (6.61%) IT Manager
7 26 (5.92%) Support Analyst
8 21 (4.78%) Business Analyst
9 19 (4.33%) Architect
10 17 (3.87%) 1st Line Support
11 16 (3.64%) Administrator
12 15 (3.42%) Infrastructure Manager
12 15 (3.42%) Support Engineer
12 15 (3.42%) Transition Manager
13 14 (3.19%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 14 (3.19%) Service Transition Manager
14 12 (2.73%) Applications Support
14 12 (2.73%) IT Project Manager
14 12 (2.73%) Report Analyst
14 12 (2.73%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.73%) Web Services
2 8 (1.82%) XML
3 7 (1.59%) .NET
3 7 (1.59%) ISPF
4 5 (1.14%) CSS
5 4 (0.91%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.46%) SOAP
6 2 (0.46%) XML Messaging
7 1 (0.23%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.23%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.23%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.23%) CSS3
7 1 (0.23%) HTML5
7 1 (0.23%) J2EE
7 1 (0.23%) jQuery
7 1 (0.23%) Leaflet
7 1 (0.23%) Middleware
7 1 (0.23%) RESTful
7 1 (0.23%) SAP XI
7 1 (0.23%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.38%) Data Centre
2 21 (4.78%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (2.96%) NHS
4 9 (2.05%) CMDB
4 9 (2.05%) PMI
5 8 (1.82%) Blackberry
5 8 (1.82%) Fat Client
5 8 (1.82%) Mainframe
5 8 (1.82%) Management Information System
5 8 (1.82%) Thin Client
6 7 (1.59%) AS400
6 7 (1.59%) IBM Mainframe
6 7 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (1.37%) iPhone
8 5 (1.14%) Driving Licence
8 5 (1.14%) Performance Metrics
9 4 (0.91%) CCTV
9 4 (0.91%) iPad
10 3 (0.68%) iSeries
10 3 (0.68%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 140 (31.89%) Windows
2 52 (11.85%) Windows 7
3 40 (9.11%) Windows Server
4 38 (8.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (8.20%) Linux
6 30 (6.83%) Unix
7 24 (5.47%) Solaris
8 21 (4.78%) Windows XP
9 19 (4.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (3.42%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (2.28%) Windows 8
12 9 (2.05%) Windows 2000 Server
13 7 (1.59%) CentOS
13 7 (1.59%) MVS
13 7 (1.59%) Ubuntu
13 7 (1.59%) zOS
14 5 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (0.91%) HPUX
15 4 (0.91%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (16.86%) Service Management
2 63 (14.35%) ITIL V3
3 56 (12.76%) Service Delivery
4 55 (12.53%) PRINCE2
4 55 (12.53%) Project Management
5 37 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 35 (7.97%) Change Management
7 34 (7.74%) ITSM
8 26 (5.92%) Incident Management
9 25 (5.69%) Problem Management
10 22 (5.01%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (5.01%) High Availability
11 21 (4.78%) Business Analysis
12 17 (3.87%) CRM
13 16 (3.64%) Change Control
13 16 (3.64%) Knowledge Management
13 16 (3.64%) Workflow
14 14 (3.19%) Configuration Management
14 14 (3.19%) Time Management
15 13 (2.96%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 18 (4.10%) SQL
2 12 (2.73%) PowerShell
3 10 (2.28%) JavaScript
4 7 (1.59%) Bash Shell
4 7 (1.59%) COBOL
4 7 (1.59%) JCL
5 5 (1.14%) Perl
6 3 (0.68%) ABAP
6 3 (0.68%) C
7 2 (0.46%) VBScript
8 1 (0.23%) C#
8 1 (0.23%) C++
8 1 (0.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 76 (17.31%) ITIL Certification
2 46 (10.48%) Security Cleared
3 34 (7.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 27 (6.15%) MCSE
5 26 (5.92%) SC Cleared
6 18 (4.10%) Degree
7 13 (2.96%) PMI Certification
8 12 (2.73%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (2.73%) MCP
8 12 (2.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 11 (2.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 10 (2.28%) CCNA
10 10 (2.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 8 (1.82%) MCITP
11 8 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (1.59%) MCSA
13 6 (1.37%) CCNP
14 5 (1.14%) ISEB
15 4 (0.91%) JNCIA
15 4 (0.91%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (14.35%) SLA
2 9 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.82%) QA
4 7 (1.59%) ISO 9001
5 6 (1.37%) COBIT
6 3 (0.68%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.46%) TickIT
8 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.23%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.23%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.23%) ISO27002
8 1 (0.23%) JSP 440
System Software
1 122 (27.79%) Active Directory
2 28 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.51%) XenApp
4 9 (2.05%) vSphere
5 7 (1.59%) Hyper-V
5 7 (1.59%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 6 (1.37%) VMware ESX
7 5 (1.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 5 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.91%) MetaFrame
8 4 (0.91%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.68%) XenServer
10 2 (0.46%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.46%) vCloud
10 2 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (4.33%) SCCM
2 7 (1.59%) Puppet
2 7 (1.59%) Tivoli NetView
3 6 (1.37%) SCOM
4 5 (1.14%) Backup Exec
5 4 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.68%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.46%) Nagios
7 2 (0.46%) vRealize
8 1 (0.23%) Bacula
8 1 (0.23%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.23%) DatAdvantage
8 1 (0.23%) HP NNM
8 1 (0.23%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.23%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 114 (25.97%) Microsoft
2 59 (13.44%) Citrix
3 56 (12.76%) VMware
4 48 (10.93%) Cisco
5 31 (7.06%) HP
6 29 (6.61%) SAP
7 24 (5.47%) Remedy
8 22 (5.01%) ServiceNow
9 20 (4.56%) IBM
9 20 (4.56%) Red Hat
10 17 (3.87%) Oracle
11 13 (2.96%) CheckPoint
12 11 (2.51%) Apple
13 10 (2.28%) Lotus
13 10 (2.28%) Symantec
14 9 (2.05%) BMC
15 8 (1.82%) Intel Security
15 8 (1.82%) Juniper
15 8 (1.82%) Rally
16 7 (1.59%) F5
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