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 30 March 2015 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 12 26 27
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 262 175 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 9.98% 6.07% 5.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.39% 8.25% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 89 56
Average daily rate
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£338 £300 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £130 £102
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £446 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 16 13
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £19.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -38.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.80 £15.00 £44.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -13.88%
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
1957 2122 1588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 74.52% 73.63% 68.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1128 1211 884
Average daily rate £413 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 128 108
Average hourly rate £32.10 £30.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.24% -6.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 30 March 2015.

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 30 March 2015.

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 30 March 2015. 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 79 £350 +27.27% 12
Hertfordshire +11 55 £450 +18.03% 32
Bedfordshire +19 48 £373 +19.20% 11
Essex +9 42 £135 -61.42% 3
Norfolk +10 29 £175 +4.47% 3
Suffolk -2 7 £160 -20.00% 4
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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.

1 162 (33.75%) Windows
1 162 (33.75%) Microsoft
2 149 (31.04%) Active Directory
3 103 (21.46%) Service Delivery
4 79 (16.46%) Service Management
5 77 (16.04%) MS Office
6 73 (15.21%) MS Excel
6 73 (15.21%) Citrix
6 73 (15.21%) Windows 7
7 69 (14.38%) Project Management
8 67 (13.96%) SLA
9 66 (13.75%) Cisco
10 54 (11.25%) ITIL Certification
11 53 (11.04%) Finance
12 50 (10.42%) Incident Management
13 47 (9.79%) Security Cleared
14 43 (8.96%) Windows Server 2008
14 43 (8.96%) VMware
15 42 (8.75%) PRINCE2
16 41 (8.54%) Windows Server 2003
17 38 (7.92%) Change Management
18 37 (7.71%) HP
18 37 (7.71%) SQL
19 35 (7.29%) SQL Server
19 35 (7.29%) Problem Management
20 34 (7.08%) SAP
21 33 (6.88%) DNS
22 32 (6.67%) LAN
23 31 (6.46%) Cisco Certification
24 30 (6.25%) MS Exchange

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 30 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 25 (5.21%) SharePoint
3 21 (4.38%) IBM Notes
4 17 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (3.13%) IIS
6 12 (2.50%) Lync
7 7 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (0.83%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.63%) WorkSite
11 3 (0.63%) Lotus Domino
12 2 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.42%) CMS
12 2 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.21%) GlassFish
13 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 77 (16.04%) MS Office
2 73 (15.21%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.04%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.63%) MS Project
5 2 (0.42%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.46%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (1.25%) Tridion
3 5 (1.04%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.42%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.42%) MFGPRO
5 1 (0.21%) SAP CS
5 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.21%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.21%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.21%) Remedy AR System
5 1 (0.21%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.13%) SaaS
2 5 (1.04%) PaaS
3 4 (0.83%) IaaS
4 3 (0.63%) Office 365
5 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.21%) IBM SmartCloud
6 1 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 33 (6.88%) DNS
2 32 (6.67%) LAN
3 28 (5.83%) WAN
4 26 (5.42%) Firewall
5 24 (5.00%) DHCP
6 18 (3.75%) VoIP
7 14 (2.92%) Wireless
8 13 (2.71%) TCP/IP
8 13 (2.71%) VPN
9 10 (2.08%) IP Telephony
10 9 (1.88%) SAN
10 9 (1.88%) LDAP
11 8 (1.67%) MPLS
11 8 (1.67%) Network Security
12 7 (1.46%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (1.25%) Cisco Nexus
13 6 (1.25%) Intranet
14 5 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
15 4 (0.83%) Internet
15 4 (0.83%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (7.29%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (1.46%) Oracle Database
5 6 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (1.25%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (0.63%) Big Data
8 2 (0.42%) MySQL
8 2 (0.42%) QlikView
8 2 (0.42%) DTS
8 2 (0.42%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.21%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.21%) MS Access
9 1 (0.21%) CorVu
9 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.21%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 1 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 53 (11.04%) Finance
2 19 (3.96%) Telecoms
3 13 (2.71%) Legal
4 11 (2.29%) Retail
5 9 (1.88%) Banking
6 6 (1.25%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.04%) Advertising
7 5 (1.04%) Local Government
8 4 (0.83%) French Language
9 3 (0.63%) Automotive
10 2 (0.42%) Electronics
10 2 (0.42%) Publishing
10 2 (0.42%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 202 (42.08%) Analyst
2 99 (20.63%) Service Analyst
3 89 (18.54%) Service Desk Analyst
4 65 (13.54%) Support Analyst
5 39 (8.13%) Project Manager
6 36 (7.50%) 1st Line Support
7 30 (6.25%) Service Manager
8 22 (4.58%) Desktop Support
8 22 (4.58%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 21 (4.38%) Support Engineer
10 20 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
10 20 (4.17%) Business Analyst
11 16 (3.33%) Consultant
12 15 (3.13%) Team Leader
13 13 (2.71%) Network Engineer
13 13 (2.71%) Architect
13 13 (2.71%) Help Desk Analyst
13 13 (2.71%) 3rd Line Support
13 13 (2.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 12 (2.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.71%) .NET
2 9 (1.88%) XML
3 8 (1.67%) Middleware
4 6 (1.25%) Web Services
5 4 (0.83%) SAP PI
6 2 (0.42%) Application Packaging
6 2 (0.42%) LAMP
7 1 (0.21%) cXML
7 1 (0.21%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.21%) JSON
7 1 (0.21%) X-Windows
7 1 (0.21%) EDIFACT
7 1 (0.21%) Web Dynpro
7 1 (0.21%) HTML
7 1 (0.21%) XSLT
7 1 (0.21%) CGI
7 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.21%) JDBC
7 1 (0.21%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (6.04%) Blackberry
2 18 (3.75%) NHS
2 18 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.08%) CMDB
5 8 (1.67%) iPhone
5 8 (1.67%) iPad
5 8 (1.67%) Clustering
6 5 (1.04%) Statistics
6 5 (1.04%) Thin Client
6 5 (1.04%) Data Integration
6 5 (1.04%) Fat Client
7 4 (0.83%) Mainframe
7 4 (0.83%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.63%) SecurID
9 2 (0.42%) Freedom of Information
9 2 (0.42%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.42%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.42%) Replication
9 2 (0.42%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 162 (33.75%) Windows
2 73 (15.21%) Windows 7
3 43 (8.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 41 (8.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (5.00%) Windows XP
6 20 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (3.75%) UNIX
8 17 (3.54%) Windows 8
9 15 (3.13%) Linux
10 11 (2.29%) Android
11 8 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (1.25%) Debian
12 6 (1.25%) Windows Vista
13 5 (1.04%) Mac OS X
13 5 (1.04%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.42%) CentOS
14 2 (0.42%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.42%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (21.46%) Service Delivery
2 79 (16.46%) Service Management
3 69 (14.38%) Project Management
4 50 (10.42%) Incident Management
5 42 (8.75%) PRINCE2
6 38 (7.92%) Change Management
7 35 (7.29%) Problem Management
8 23 (4.79%) ITSM
8 23 (4.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 22 (4.58%) Time Management
10 21 (4.38%) ITIL V3
11 19 (3.96%) Configuration Management
12 18 (3.75%) Migration
12 18 (3.75%) Coaching
13 16 (3.33%) Service Desk Management
14 15 (3.13%) Line Management
14 15 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (2.92%) E-Commerce
15 14 (2.92%) Scrum
16 12 (2.50%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (7.71%) SQL
2 17 (3.54%) PowerShell
3 6 (1.25%) T-SQL
3 6 (1.25%) Java
4 3 (0.63%) C#
4 3 (0.63%) VBScript
5 2 (0.42%) ABAP
5 2 (0.42%) Perl
5 2 (0.42%) Python
6 1 (0.21%) XQuery
6 1 (0.21%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.21%) Korn
6 1 (0.21%) XPath
6 1 (0.21%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.21%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.21%) VBA
Qualifications
1 54 (11.25%) ITIL Certification
2 47 (9.79%) Security Cleared
3 31 (6.46%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (5.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (5.00%) SC Cleared
6 23 (4.79%) MCP
6 23 (4.79%) CCNA
7 19 (3.96%) Degree
8 15 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 14 (2.92%) MCSE
10 12 (2.50%) CCNP
11 8 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 8 (1.67%) ISEB
12 7 (1.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 6 (1.25%) MCITP
13 6 (1.25%) CCDP
14 4 (0.83%) MCSA
14 4 (0.83%) MCDST
15 3 (0.63%) PMI Certification
15 3 (0.63%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (13.96%) SLA
2 10 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.04%) QA
3 5 (1.04%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.63%) TickIT
5 2 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.42%) COBIT
5 2 (0.42%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.21%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 149 (31.04%) Active Directory
2 26 (5.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.92%) XenApp
4 9 (1.88%) Hyper-V
4 9 (1.88%) Terminal Server
5 6 (1.25%) XenDesktop
6 5 (1.04%) vSphere
6 5 (1.04%) XenServer
7 3 (0.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (0.63%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.21%) Novell eDirectory
9 1 (0.21%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (2.92%) SCCM
2 6 (1.25%) OpenView
3 5 (1.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (1.04%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.42%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.21%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.21%) RANCID
5 1 (0.21%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (0.21%) Puppet
5 1 (0.21%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.21%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.21%) WSUS
5 1 (0.21%) ZENworks
5 1 (0.21%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 162 (33.75%) Microsoft
2 73 (15.21%) Citrix
3 66 (13.75%) Cisco
4 43 (8.96%) VMware
5 37 (7.71%) HP
6 34 (7.08%) SAP
7 30 (6.25%) Oracle
8 22 (4.58%) Remedy
8 22 (4.58%) McAfee
9 21 (4.38%) Lotus
10 20 (4.17%) Symantec
11 18 (3.75%) Adobe
12 12 (2.50%) Dell
13 10 (2.08%) Autodesk
13 10 (2.08%) PTC
13 10 (2.08%) SolidWorks
14 8 (1.67%) Apple
14 8 (1.67%) BMC
15 7 (1.46%) Red Hat
15 7 (1.46%) CheckPoint
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Rate: £11 - £13 per hour
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Rate: From £475 to £525 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
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