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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 16 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 175 216 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 7.17% 7.54% 8.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.01% 9.78% 10.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 122 133
Median daily rate £375 £329 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.06% -6.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £174 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 33 52
Median hourly rate £15.25 £13.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.96% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.40 £35.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.33 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +9.89%
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
1943 2209 2443
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.63% 77.10% 79.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1100 1275 1488
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 152 165 150
Median hourly rate £36.14 £35.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.25% +32.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £12.50 £13.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £45.49 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 September 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 September 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 September 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 50 £425 +18.88% 11
Hertfordshire +4 39 £325 -3.70% 18
Bedfordshire +3 35 £388 +24.00% 16
Essex -10 24 £301 -11.29% 12
Norfolk +15 16 £490 +308.33%
Suffolk -4 11 £255 -27.91% 3
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 140 (39.89%) Windows
2 117 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 90 (25.64%) Active Directory
4 61 (17.38%) MS Office
5 60 (17.09%) MS Excel
6 56 (15.95%) VMware
7 55 (15.67%) Project Management
7 55 (15.67%) PRINCE2
8 51 (14.53%) Finance
9 50 (14.25%) Service Management
9 50 (14.25%) ITIL V3
10 44 (12.54%) Windows 7
11 43 (12.25%) Oracle
12 41 (11.68%) SQL
12 41 (11.68%) Cisco
13 40 (11.40%) Stakeholder Management
14 39 (11.11%) Service Delivery
14 39 (11.11%) Citrix
15 38 (10.83%) ITIL Certification
15 38 (10.83%) Analytical Skills
16 37 (10.54%) Change Management
17 35 (9.97%) SLA
18 34 (9.69%) Windows Server
19 33 (9.40%) SQL Server
20 32 (9.12%) Linux
20 32 (9.12%) Firewall
20 32 (9.12%) ITSM
21 31 (8.83%) Microsoft Certification
21 31 (8.83%) Security Cleared
22 30 (8.55%) Release Management

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 22 (6.27%) SharePoint
2 19 (5.41%) IIS
3 17 (4.84%) MS Exchange
4 10 (2.85%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (1.71%) Skype for Business
6 4 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.85%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.85%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.57%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.57%) iPlanet
9 1 (0.28%) Apache
9 1 (0.28%) Confluence
9 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.28%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 61 (17.38%) MS Office
2 60 (17.09%) MS Excel
3 9 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (2.56%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.71%) MS Project
5 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.28%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (1.14%) BigMachines
4 2 (0.57%) BASE24
4 2 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.57%) Primavera
4 2 (0.57%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.57%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.57%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.28%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.28%) Remedy AR System
5 1 (0.28%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.28%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.28%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.28%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.98%) Office 365
2 16 (4.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.28%) SaaS
5 7 (1.99%) OneDrive
6 6 (1.71%) CloudFront
7 4 (1.14%) Yammer
8 3 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.85%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.57%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.28%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.28%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 32 (9.12%) Firewall
2 25 (7.12%) DNS
3 24 (6.84%) SAN
4 14 (3.99%) LAN
5 12 (3.42%) WAN
6 11 (3.13%) TCP/IP
7 10 (2.85%) DHCP
7 10 (2.85%) Network Security
8 8 (2.28%) VLAN
8 8 (2.28%) VPN
9 7 (1.99%) iSCSI
9 7 (1.99%) Wireless
10 6 (1.71%) BIG-IP
10 6 (1.71%) Remote Desktop
11 5 (1.42%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (1.42%) Internet
11 5 (1.42%) IP Telephony
12 4 (1.14%) SSL
12 4 (1.14%) WebEx
13 3 (0.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (9.40%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (2.28%) Oracle Database
3 8 (2.28%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (2.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.71%) SAP HANA
6 5 (1.42%) Essbase
6 5 (1.42%) MS Access
6 5 (1.42%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (1.14%) DB2
7 4 (1.14%) MySQL
7 4 (1.14%) OLAP
8 3 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (0.85%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.85%) GIS
8 3 (0.85%) NonStop SQL
8 3 (0.85%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (3.70%) JIRA
2 5 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.57%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (0.57%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.28%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.28%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.28%) MSTest
5 1 (0.28%) NUnit
5 1 (0.28%) PVCS
5 1 (0.28%) Selenium
5 1 (0.28%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.28%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.28%) TestPartner
General
1 51 (14.53%) Finance
2 15 (4.27%) Local Government
3 11 (3.13%) Legal
3 11 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.85%) Retail
5 7 (1.99%) Marketing
6 5 (1.42%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.14%) Advertising
7 4 (1.14%) Billing
7 4 (1.14%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.85%) Automotive
8 3 (0.85%) Back Office
8 3 (0.85%) French Language
9 2 (0.57%) Banking
9 2 (0.57%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.28%) Front Office
10 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 91 (25.93%) Analyst
2 36 (10.26%) Service Analyst
3 30 (8.55%) Support Analyst
4 27 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 26 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
6 24 (6.84%) Desktop Support
7 23 (6.55%) Architect
8 19 (5.41%) IT Analyst
9 18 (5.13%) IT Manager
10 17 (4.84%) Service Manager
10 17 (4.84%) Support Engineer
11 16 (4.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 15 (4.27%) 2nd Line Support
12 15 (4.27%) Administrator
12 15 (4.27%) Desktop Engineer
12 15 (4.27%) Infrastructure Manager
13 14 (3.99%) Service Desk Support
14 13 (3.70%) 1st Line Support
15 12 (3.42%) Applications Support
15 12 (3.42%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.13%) Web Services
2 10 (2.85%) J2EE
3 8 (2.28%) Middleware
4 6 (1.71%) .NET
5 5 (1.42%) JSP
6 4 (1.14%) RESTful
7 3 (0.85%) .NET Framework
7 3 (0.85%) COM
8 2 (0.57%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.57%) CSS
8 2 (0.57%) XML
9 1 (0.28%) 802.1X
9 1 (0.28%) SOAP
9 1 (0.28%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 38 (10.83%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.41%) Data Centre
3 18 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.85%) CMDB
5 9 (2.56%) Client/Server
5 9 (2.56%) Mainframe
6 8 (2.28%) Fat Client
6 8 (2.28%) Thin Client
7 6 (1.71%) Blackberry
7 6 (1.71%) Clustering
8 5 (1.42%) iPad
9 4 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.85%) CCTV
10 3 (0.85%) CESG
10 3 (0.85%) CESG CLAS
10 3 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (0.85%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.85%) NHS
10 3 (0.85%) Reinsurance
10 3 (0.85%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 140 (39.89%) Windows
2 44 (12.54%) Windows 7
3 34 (9.69%) Windows Server
4 32 (9.12%) Linux
5 25 (7.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (5.98%) Unix
6 21 (5.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (4.84%) Solaris
9 15 (4.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (3.99%) Windows XP
11 7 (1.99%) AIX
12 6 (1.71%) Windows 10
12 6 (1.71%) Windows 8
13 5 (1.42%) CentOS
13 5 (1.42%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.85%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.57%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (15.67%) PRINCE2
1 55 (15.67%) Project Management
2 50 (14.25%) ITIL V3
2 50 (14.25%) Service Management
3 40 (11.40%) Stakeholder Management
4 39 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 37 (10.54%) Change Management
6 32 (9.12%) ITSM
7 30 (8.55%) Release Management
8 28 (7.98%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (7.98%) Service Design
9 27 (7.69%) Incident Management
10 23 (6.55%) Configuration Management
11 21 (5.98%) Business Analysis
11 21 (5.98%) Risk Management
12 20 (5.70%) High Availability
13 19 (5.41%) CRM
14 18 (5.13%) Kalman Filter
15 16 (4.56%) Change Control
16 15 (4.27%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 41 (11.68%) SQL
2 12 (3.42%) PL/SQL
2 12 (3.42%) PowerShell
2 12 (3.42%) Shell Script
3 10 (2.85%) Java
4 7 (1.99%) T-SQL
5 6 (1.71%) JavaScript
5 6 (1.71%) VB
6 5 (1.42%) C#
7 4 (1.14%) C
7 4 (1.14%) COBOL
7 4 (1.14%) Python
8 3 (0.85%) PHP
8 3 (0.85%) VBScript
9 2 (0.57%) ABAP
9 2 (0.57%) Perl
10 1 (0.28%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 38 (10.83%) ITIL Certification
2 31 (8.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (8.83%) Security Cleared
3 21 (5.98%) Degree
4 20 (5.70%) MCSE
4 20 (5.70%) SC Cleared
5 17 (4.84%) MCP
6 15 (4.27%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 12 (3.42%) CCNA
8 12 (3.42%) CISSP
9 11 (3.13%) CISM
9 11 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 9 (2.56%) A+ Certification
10 9 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 8 (2.28%) PMI Certification
11 8 (2.28%) PMP
12 7 (1.99%) MCSA
13 6 (1.71%) DV Cleared
13 6 (1.71%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (9.97%) SLA
2 11 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.85%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.99%) JSP 440
5 6 (1.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (1.14%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.85%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.85%) QA
8 2 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.57%) GxP
8 2 (0.57%) TickIT
9 1 (0.28%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 1 (0.28%) FISMA
9 1 (0.28%) GCP
9 1 (0.28%) GLP
9 1 (0.28%) GMP
9 1 (0.28%) HIPAA
System Software
1 90 (25.64%) Active Directory
2 28 (7.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (5.13%) Hyper-V
4 15 (4.27%) vSphere
5 11 (3.13%) iptables
5 11 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (2.85%) Postfix
6 10 (2.85%) Sendmail
7 9 (2.56%) XenApp
8 3 (0.85%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.57%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.28%) KVM
10 1 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 27 (7.69%) SCCM
2 13 (3.70%) Puppet
3 11 (3.13%) Nagios
3 11 (3.13%) OSSEC
4 10 (2.85%) Cobbler
5 6 (1.71%) WSUS
6 5 (1.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 4 (1.14%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (0.85%) SCOM
9 2 (0.57%) Control-M
9 2 (0.57%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (0.57%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (0.57%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.57%) OpenView
9 2 (0.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.28%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.28%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 117 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 56 (15.95%) VMware
3 43 (12.25%) Oracle
4 41 (11.68%) Cisco
5 39 (11.11%) Citrix
6 30 (8.55%) HP
7 26 (7.41%) SAP
8 23 (6.55%) Red Hat
9 19 (5.41%) ServiceNow
10 18 (5.13%) SolarWinds
11 15 (4.27%) EMC
11 15 (4.27%) NetApp
12 12 (3.42%) Remedy
13 11 (3.13%) Splunk
14 10 (2.85%) LogRhythm
14 10 (2.85%) TippingPoint
15 7 (1.99%) Google
16 6 (1.71%) Apple
16 6 (1.71%) BMC
16 6 (1.71%) Sun
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