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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 19 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing ITIL 175 244 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 7.05% 7.82% 8.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.88% 10.06% 10.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 136 130
Median daily rate £375 £350 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £182 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £454 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.46% +1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 38 49
Median hourly rate £20.83 £13.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.20% -36.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.85 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.40 £42.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.32 £15.77
% change year-on-year
+5.69% +3.48%
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
1970 2425 2520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.31% 77.75% 79.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1153 1468 1506
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £273 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 170 151
Median hourly rate £36.00 £31.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +8.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £50.00 £43.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 August 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 August 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 August 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 56 £413 +3.12% 11
Hertfordshire -2 35 £325 -7.14% 11
Essex -12 32 £315 -16.00% 9
Bedfordshire -4 30 £325 - 17
Norfolk +4 18 £490 +172.22% 1
Suffolk -4 6 £328 +4.80% 6
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 134 (36.41%) Windows
2 128 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 79 (21.47%) Active Directory
4 68 (18.48%) MS Excel
5 61 (16.58%) Finance
6 59 (16.03%) Project Management
7 57 (15.49%) MS Office
8 55 (14.95%) VMware
8 55 (14.95%) Service Management
9 52 (14.13%) SQL
10 50 (13.59%) PRINCE2
10 50 (13.59%) ITIL Certification
11 49 (13.32%) Stakeholder Management
11 49 (13.32%) ITIL V3
12 47 (12.77%) Security Cleared
13 46 (12.50%) Windows 7
14 45 (12.23%) Service Delivery
15 44 (11.96%) Cisco
16 43 (11.68%) Oracle
17 39 (10.60%) Analytical Skills
18 37 (10.05%) Microsoft Certification
18 37 (10.05%) Agile Software Development
19 35 (9.51%) SQL Server
19 35 (9.51%) Linux
20 33 (8.97%) Change Management
21 32 (8.70%) ITSM
21 32 (8.70%) Citrix
21 32 (8.70%) HP
21 32 (8.70%) DNS
21 32 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure

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 27 (7.34%) SharePoint
2 22 (5.98%) IIS
3 15 (4.08%) BizTalk Server
4 13 (3.53%) MS Exchange
5 6 (1.63%) Skype for Business
6 4 (1.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (1.09%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.82%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.54%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.54%) iPlanet
9 1 (0.27%) Apache
9 1 (0.27%) CMS
9 1 (0.27%) Confluence
9 1 (0.27%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 68 (18.48%) MS Excel
2 57 (15.49%) MS Office
3 11 (2.99%) MS Visio
4 9 (2.45%) MS Project
5 8 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.17%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (1.09%) BigMachines
4 3 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.54%) BASE24
5 2 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.54%) Primavera
5 2 (0.54%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.54%) SAP MM
5 2 (0.54%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.27%) CA PPM
6 1 (0.27%) Maximo
6 1 (0.27%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.27%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.27%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.27%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.27%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.62%) Office 365
2 14 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.17%) SaaS
4 7 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.90%) OneDrive
5 4 (1.09%) CloudFront
5 4 (1.09%) Yammer
6 3 (0.82%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.54%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.27%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.27%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.27%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 32 (8.70%) DNS
2 29 (7.88%) Firewall
3 24 (6.52%) SAN
4 21 (5.71%) LAN
5 18 (4.89%) WAN
6 14 (3.80%) VPN
7 12 (3.26%) TCP/IP
8 10 (2.72%) DHCP
8 10 (2.72%) Network Security
8 10 (2.72%) Wireless
9 6 (1.63%) BIG-IP
9 6 (1.63%) Broadband
9 6 (1.63%) ISDN
9 6 (1.63%) Remote Desktop
9 6 (1.63%) VLAN
10 5 (1.36%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (1.36%) Internet
10 5 (1.36%) IP Telephony
10 5 (1.36%) iSCSI
11 4 (1.09%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (9.51%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (2.17%) Oracle Database
3 8 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.63%) SAP HANA
6 5 (1.36%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (1.09%) Essbase
7 4 (1.09%) MS Access
7 4 (1.09%) MySQL
7 4 (1.09%) OLAP
8 3 (0.82%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.82%) DB2
8 3 (0.82%) GIS
8 3 (0.82%) NonStop SQL
8 3 (0.82%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 18 (4.89%) JIRA
2 10 (2.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (1.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.54%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.54%) MSTest
5 2 (0.54%) NUnit
5 2 (0.54%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (0.54%) Selenium
5 2 (0.54%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.27%) AdminStudio
6 1 (0.27%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.27%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.27%) LSMW
6 1 (0.27%) PVCS
6 1 (0.27%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.27%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.27%) TestPartner
General
1 61 (16.58%) Finance
2 17 (4.62%) Local Government
3 14 (3.80%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.17%) Retail
5 7 (1.90%) Marketing
6 5 (1.36%) Advertising
6 5 (1.36%) Legal
6 5 (1.36%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.36%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.09%) Billing
8 3 (0.82%) Automotive
8 3 (0.82%) Back Office
9 2 (0.54%) Banking
9 2 (0.54%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.27%) Electronics
10 1 (0.27%) French Language
10 1 (0.27%) Front Office
10 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 95 (25.82%) Analyst
2 35 (9.51%) Service Analyst
3 31 (8.42%) Support Analyst
4 30 (8.15%) Project Manager
5 25 (6.79%) Service Desk Analyst
6 21 (5.71%) Desktop Support
7 20 (5.43%) Architect
8 17 (4.62%) Consultant
8 17 (4.62%) IT Manager
8 17 (4.62%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 17 (4.62%) Service Manager
8 17 (4.62%) Support Engineer
8 17 (4.62%) Team Leader
9 16 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 16 (4.35%) IT Analyst
10 15 (4.08%) Infrastructure Manager
10 15 (4.08%) Service Desk Support
11 14 (3.80%) Administrator
11 14 (3.80%) Applications Support
11 14 (3.80%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.45%) Web Services
2 8 (2.17%) .NET
2 8 (2.17%) J2EE
2 8 (2.17%) Middleware
3 5 (1.36%) JSP
4 4 (1.09%) RESTful
4 4 (1.09%) XML
5 3 (0.82%) .NET Framework
5 3 (0.82%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.82%) COM
6 2 (0.54%) CSS
6 2 (0.54%) WCF
7 1 (0.27%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.27%) BAPI
7 1 (0.27%) SAP ALE
7 1 (0.27%) SOAP
7 1 (0.27%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.60%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (6.79%) Management Information System
3 20 (5.43%) Data Centre
4 12 (3.26%) Client/Server
4 12 (3.26%) CMDB
5 8 (2.17%) Blackberry
6 7 (1.90%) Clustering
6 7 (1.90%) Mainframe
7 5 (1.36%) iPad
8 4 (1.09%) BYOD
9 3 (0.82%) CCTV
9 3 (0.82%) CESG
9 3 (0.82%) CESG CLAS
9 3 (0.82%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.82%) Fat Client
9 3 (0.82%) Reinsurance
9 3 (0.82%) RIA
9 3 (0.82%) Thin Client
9 3 (0.82%) User Experience
10 2 (0.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 134 (36.41%) Windows
2 46 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 35 (9.51%) Linux
4 27 (7.34%) Windows Server
5 24 (6.52%) Unix
6 21 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (4.62%) Solaris
8 17 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (4.35%) Windows XP
10 15 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (2.17%) Windows 10
12 7 (1.90%) AIX
13 5 (1.36%) CentOS
13 5 (1.36%) Mac OS
14 4 (1.09%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.82%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.27%) Android
16 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (16.03%) Project Management
2 55 (14.95%) Service Management
3 50 (13.59%) PRINCE2
4 49 (13.32%) ITIL V3
4 49 (13.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 45 (12.23%) Service Delivery
6 37 (10.05%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (8.97%) Change Management
8 32 (8.70%) ITSM
9 29 (7.88%) Release Management
10 28 (7.61%) CRM
11 25 (6.79%) Incident Management
11 25 (6.79%) Service Design
12 24 (6.52%) Configuration Management
13 22 (5.98%) Business Analysis
14 20 (5.43%) Problem Management
14 20 (5.43%) Risk Management
15 19 (5.16%) High Availability
16 18 (4.89%) Continuous Improvement
16 18 (4.89%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 52 (14.13%) SQL
2 15 (4.08%) Shell Script
3 13 (3.53%) PowerShell
4 12 (3.26%) PL/SQL
5 11 (2.99%) Java
6 7 (1.90%) T-SQL
7 6 (1.63%) C#
7 6 (1.63%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.36%) VB
9 4 (1.09%) Python
10 3 (0.82%) ABAP
10 3 (0.82%) COBOL
10 3 (0.82%) PHP
10 3 (0.82%) VBScript
11 2 (0.54%) C
11 2 (0.54%) Perl
12 1 (0.27%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.27%) Ruby
12 1 (0.27%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 50 (13.59%) ITIL Certification
2 47 (12.77%) Security Cleared
3 37 (10.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (8.42%) SC Cleared
5 21 (5.71%) MCSE
6 19 (5.16%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (3.80%) MCP
8 13 (3.53%) Degree
9 12 (3.26%) CCNA
9 12 (3.26%) CISSP
10 11 (2.99%) CISM
10 11 (2.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 11 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 8 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (1.90%) APMP
12 7 (1.90%) DV Cleared
12 7 (1.90%) ISEB
12 7 (1.90%) MCSA
13 6 (1.63%) A+ Certification
13 6 (1.63%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (8.42%) SLA
2 11 (2.99%) PCI DSS
3 10 (2.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (2.17%) ISO 9001
5 7 (1.90%) JSP 440
5 7 (1.90%) TickIT
6 6 (1.63%) Disclosure Scotland
7 5 (1.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (1.09%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.54%) GxP
9 2 (0.54%) QA
10 1 (0.27%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 1 (0.27%) COBIT
10 1 (0.27%) FISMA
10 1 (0.27%) GCP
10 1 (0.27%) GLP
10 1 (0.27%) GMP
10 1 (0.27%) HIPAA
System Software
1 79 (21.47%) Active Directory
2 32 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (4.08%) vSphere
4 13 (3.53%) Hyper-V
5 11 (2.99%) iptables
5 11 (2.99%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (2.72%) Postfix
6 10 (2.72%) Sendmail
7 9 (2.45%) VMware ESX
8 8 (2.17%) XenApp
9 6 (1.63%) Virtual Desktop
10 3 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.54%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.54%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.54%) XenServer
12 1 (0.27%) KVM
12 1 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.27%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.27%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 28 (7.61%) SCCM
2 13 (3.53%) Puppet
3 11 (2.99%) Nagios
3 11 (2.99%) OSSEC
4 10 (2.72%) Cobbler
5 5 (1.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (1.09%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (1.09%) WSUS
7 3 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.82%) OpenView
7 3 (0.82%) SCOM
8 2 (0.54%) Control-M
8 2 (0.54%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (0.54%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (0.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.27%) Ansible
Vendors
1 128 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 55 (14.95%) VMware
3 44 (11.96%) Cisco
4 43 (11.68%) Oracle
5 32 (8.70%) Citrix
5 32 (8.70%) HP
6 28 (7.61%) SAP
7 23 (6.25%) Red Hat
8 21 (5.71%) ServiceNow
9 16 (4.35%) SolarWinds
10 15 (4.08%) EMC
11 14 (3.80%) NetApp
11 14 (3.80%) Remedy
12 12 (3.26%) Splunk
13 10 (2.72%) LogRhythm
13 10 (2.72%) TippingPoint
14 8 (2.17%) Juniper
15 7 (1.90%) Google
16 6 (1.63%) F5
16 6 (1.63%) Symantec
Chelmsford
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Rate: £180 - £210 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Red10
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tria Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £435 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: EXCELLENT RATES
Posted: 6 days ago
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Davanti Solutions
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Recital Consulting Ltd
Rate: 200-235 Per Day
Posted: 19 days ago