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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 17 16 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing ITIL 258 183 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.47% 7.67% 7.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.95% 10.65% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 86 97
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £282
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +24.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £175 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £430 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 18 33
Average hourly rate £21.38 £14.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.41% -12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.75 £25.73 £33.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.94 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-8.92% +16.66%
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
2357 1718 2155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 77.41% 71.97% 69.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1440 853 1129
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £515 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 129 213
Average hourly rate £27.00 £36.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.14 £12.55 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £50.00 £41.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 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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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 +9 85 £294 -12.96% 20
Hertfordshire -4 61 £413 +3.12% 21
Essex +6 52 £425 -12.82% 9
Bedfordshire -7 33 £350 - 6
Norfolk -12 22 £146 -55.16% 2
Suffolk +2 5 £143 -31.32%
East Anglia - - - -
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

1 156 (32.70%) Windows
2 144 (30.19%) Active Directory
3 103 (21.59%) Microsoft
4 90 (18.87%) Service Delivery
5 83 (17.40%) Citrix
6 81 (16.98%) Cisco
7 78 (16.35%) Finance
8 73 (15.30%) Service Management
9 71 (14.88%) SLA
10 61 (12.79%) PRINCE2
11 57 (11.95%) HP
11 57 (11.95%) Firewall
11 57 (11.95%) Security Cleared
12 55 (11.53%) MS Excel
13 51 (10.69%) MS Exchange
14 49 (10.27%) Incident Management
15 48 (10.06%) ITIL Certification
16 45 (9.43%) Oracle
16 45 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
16 45 (9.43%) Windows 7
17 43 (9.01%) MS Office
17 43 (9.01%) VMware
18 41 (8.60%) Windows XP
19 39 (8.18%) SC Cleared
20 35 (7.34%) Configuration Management
20 35 (7.34%) E-Commerce
20 35 (7.34%) Linux
20 35 (7.34%) Microsoft Certification
21 33 (6.92%) SQL
22 32 (6.71%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 51 (10.69%) MS Exchange
2 32 (6.71%) SharePoint
3 31 (6.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (3.77%) IIS
5 17 (3.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 16 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2003
7 13 (2.73%) WebLogic
7 13 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (2.31%) BizTalk Server
9 9 (1.89%) IBM Notes
10 8 (1.68%) Apache
11 7 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (1.26%) Oracle Workflow
13 5 (1.05%) WebSphere
14 4 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
15 3 (0.63%) Lync
15 3 (0.63%) CMS
15 3 (0.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 3 (0.63%) Lotus Domino
15 3 (0.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 55 (11.53%) MS Excel
2 43 (9.01%) MS Office
3 13 (2.73%) MS Visio
4 9 (1.89%) MS Project
5 6 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.42%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 11 (2.31%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (2.10%) assyst
3 9 (1.89%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.42%) MFGPRO
4 2 (0.42%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.21%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.21%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.68%) SaaS
3 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.21%) Office 365
4 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 57 (11.95%) Firewall
2 31 (6.50%) DNS
3 29 (6.08%) DHCP
4 24 (5.03%) VoIP
5 22 (4.61%) VLAN
6 19 (3.98%) VPN
7 16 (3.35%) SAN
7 16 (3.35%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (3.14%) WAN
9 13 (2.73%) TCP/IP
10 12 (2.52%) Wireless
10 12 (2.52%) LAN
11 10 (2.10%) Internet
11 10 (2.10%) MPLS
11 10 (2.10%) FTP
12 7 (1.47%) Multicast
12 7 (1.47%) NAS
12 7 (1.47%) IPv6
13 6 (1.26%) Broadband
14 5 (1.05%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (5.87%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (1.26%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.05%) Oracle Exadata
5 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.42%) EDMS
6 2 (0.42%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.21%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.21%) QlikView
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.21%) MySQL
7 1 (0.21%) DB2
7 1 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.21%) DTS
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (0.63%) Ant
3 2 (0.42%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.42%) Subversion
4 1 (0.21%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.21%) MSI
4 1 (0.21%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 78 (16.35%) Finance
2 17 (3.56%) Local Government
3 13 (2.73%) Retail
4 12 (2.52%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.52%) Publishing
5 8 (1.68%) Law
6 6 (1.26%) Advertising
6 6 (1.26%) German Language
7 5 (1.05%) Legal
8 4 (0.84%) Banking
9 3 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.63%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.42%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.21%) Billing
Job Titles
1 135 (28.30%) Analyst
2 62 (13.00%) Service Analyst
3 56 (11.74%) Service Desk Analyst
4 47 (9.85%) Project Manager
5 45 (9.43%) Service Manager
6 39 (8.18%) Support Analyst
7 34 (7.13%) Architect
8 33 (6.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 32 (6.71%) Delivery Manager
10 31 (6.50%) Services Delivery Manager
11 22 (4.61%) Network Engineer
12 18 (3.77%) 1st Line Support
13 17 (3.56%) Technical Analyst
13 17 (3.56%) 2nd Line Support
14 15 (3.14%) Consultant
15 14 (2.94%) Desktop Support
15 14 (2.94%) Problem Manager
16 13 (2.73%) Support Engineer
17 12 (2.52%) IT Support
18 11 (2.31%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.14%) Web Services
2 9 (1.89%) .NET
3 6 (1.26%) Middleware
4 4 (0.84%) J2EE
4 4 (0.84%) XML
4 4 (0.84%) Spring
5 3 (0.63%) LAMP
5 3 (0.63%) HTML
6 2 (0.42%) EDI
6 2 (0.42%) SOAP
6 2 (0.42%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.42%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.21%) JSF
7 1 (0.21%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.21%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.21%) JSP
7 1 (0.21%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 26 (5.45%) Blackberry
2 21 (4.40%) NHS
3 18 (3.77%) Kindle
4 15 (3.14%) CMDB
4 15 (3.14%) Mainframe
5 14 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (2.10%) PKI
7 8 (1.68%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.47%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.26%) AS400
9 6 (1.26%) Statistics
9 6 (1.26%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.05%) CCTV
10 5 (1.05%) Clustering
10 5 (1.05%) Replication
11 4 (0.84%) Data Protection Act
12 3 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (0.63%) Fat Client
12 3 (0.63%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.63%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 156 (32.70%) Windows
2 45 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 45 (9.43%) Windows 7
3 41 (8.60%) Windows XP
4 35 (7.34%) Linux
5 25 (5.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (5.24%) UNIX
6 15 (3.14%) Solaris
7 10 (2.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (1.68%) MVS
9 7 (1.47%) Mac OS X
10 5 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.84%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.42%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.42%) Debian
12 2 (0.42%) CentOS
13 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.21%) Android
13 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (18.87%) Service Delivery
2 73 (15.30%) Service Management
3 61 (12.79%) PRINCE2
4 49 (10.27%) Incident Management
5 35 (7.34%) Configuration Management
5 35 (7.34%) E-Commerce
6 31 (6.50%) Change Management
7 30 (6.29%) Project Management
7 30 (6.29%) Problem Management
8 29 (6.08%) ITIL V3
9 21 (4.40%) ITSM
10 20 (4.19%) Migration
11 18 (3.77%) Knowledge Management
12 17 (3.56%) Capacity Planning
12 17 (3.56%) Root Cause Analysis
12 17 (3.56%) Technical Architecture
12 17 (3.56%) CRM
13 16 (3.35%) ERP
13 16 (3.35%) User Acceptance Testing
14 15 (3.14%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 33 (6.92%) SQL
2 15 (3.14%) PowerShell
3 8 (1.68%) VB
3 8 (1.68%) Java
4 7 (1.47%) T-SQL
5 6 (1.26%) Perl
6 4 (0.84%) Shell Script
6 4 (0.84%) Bash Shell
7 3 (0.63%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 3 (0.63%) C#
7 3 (0.63%) Python
8 2 (0.42%) VBScript
8 2 (0.42%) C
9 1 (0.21%) ABAP
9 1 (0.21%) VBA
9 1 (0.21%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (11.95%) Security Cleared
2 48 (10.06%) ITIL Certification
3 39 (8.18%) SC Cleared
4 35 (7.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 29 (6.08%) Degree
6 28 (5.87%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (4.40%) MCP
8 18 (3.77%) CCNA
9 17 (3.56%) MCSE
10 12 (2.52%) MCDST
11 11 (2.31%) CCNP
11 11 (2.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 9 (1.89%) ISEB
13 7 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 7 (1.47%) MCSA
14 6 (1.26%) PMI Certification
14 6 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 5 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 5 (1.05%) MCITP
16 4 (0.84%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (14.88%) SLA
2 26 (5.45%) ISO 9001
3 9 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.26%) QA
5 2 (0.42%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.42%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.42%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.21%) BS25999
System Software
1 144 (30.19%) Active Directory
2 21 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (3.35%) XenServer
4 15 (3.14%) XenApp
5 12 (2.52%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.05%) vSphere
7 4 (0.84%) Terminal Services
7 4 (0.84%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.63%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 3 (0.63%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.42%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (0.42%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.21%) VMFS
10 1 (0.21%) vCloud
10 1 (0.21%) KVM
10 1 (0.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.21%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.21%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 32 (6.71%) SCCM
2 24 (5.03%) SCOM
3 14 (2.94%) OpenView
4 9 (1.89%) EMC NetWorker
5 8 (1.68%) OVSD
6 5 (1.05%) HP SIM
7 4 (0.84%) OPNET
7 4 (0.84%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.84%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (0.63%) WSUS
9 2 (0.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.42%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.42%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.21%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 1 (0.21%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 103 (21.59%) Microsoft
2 83 (17.40%) Citrix
3 81 (16.98%) Cisco
4 57 (11.95%) HP
5 45 (9.43%) Oracle
6 43 (9.01%) VMware
7 22 (4.61%) SAP
8 20 (4.19%) WatchGuard
9 19 (3.98%) Remedy
10 18 (3.77%) EMC
11 17 (3.56%) McAfee
11 17 (3.56%) NetApp
12 11 (2.31%) Dell
13 10 (2.10%) SolarWinds
14 9 (1.89%) Juniper
14 9 (1.89%) BMC
14 9 (1.89%) Lotus
15 8 (1.68%) Red Hat
16 7 (1.47%) Lagan
16 7 (1.47%) JD Edwards
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