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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 19 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing ITIL 265 180 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.81% 7.34% 6.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.38% 10.39% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 83 82
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£350 £300 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £125 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £436 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £324
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 23 27
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.30 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £23.20 £16.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -
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
2329 1733 2065
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 77.45% 70.65% 68.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1489 912 1087
Average daily rate £400 £358 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.88% -10.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £237 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 151 173
Average hourly rate £24.00 £36.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 31 October 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
(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 +13 87 £275 -8.33% 20
Essex -2 52 £394 +173.13% 6
Hertfordshire +3 51 £400 +14.28% 17
Bedfordshire -2 49 £350 +6.06% 11
Norfolk -11 19 £138 -60.71% 5
Suffolk +10 7 £375 +150.00% 2
East Anglia - - - -
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 175 (33.33%) Windows
2 152 (28.95%) Active Directory
3 131 (24.95%) Microsoft
4 100 (19.05%) Service Delivery
5 97 (18.48%) Citrix
6 96 (18.29%) Finance
7 83 (15.81%) Service Management
8 79 (15.05%) Cisco
9 78 (14.86%) MS Excel
10 75 (14.29%) SLA
11 67 (12.76%) Security Cleared
12 63 (12.00%) PRINCE2
13 59 (11.24%) HP
14 57 (10.86%) Oracle
15 53 (10.10%) Firewall
15 53 (10.10%) Incident Management
15 53 (10.10%) Windows 7
16 51 (9.71%) MS Office
17 50 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
18 48 (9.14%) VMware
19 45 (8.57%) SC Cleared
20 44 (8.38%) E-Commerce
21 43 (8.19%) MS Exchange
22 42 (8.00%) Project Management
22 42 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
23 41 (7.81%) Configuration Management
24 38 (7.24%) SQL
24 38 (7.24%) Degree
25 37 (7.05%) Problem Management
25 37 (7.05%) Windows XP

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 43 (8.19%) MS Exchange
2 28 (5.33%) SharePoint
3 27 (5.14%) IIS
4 22 (4.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (3.05%) IBM Notes
6 15 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
7 14 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
8 13 (2.48%) WebLogic
9 10 (1.90%) Apache
10 9 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2007
11 8 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
12 5 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
14 3 (0.57%) Documentum
14 3 (0.57%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.57%) Lotus Domino
14 3 (0.57%) Lync
14 3 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.57%) WebSphere
15 2 (0.38%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 78 (14.86%) MS Excel
2 51 (9.71%) MS Office
3 16 (3.05%) MS Visio
4 11 (2.10%) MS Project
5 9 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.38%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 13 (2.48%) Oracle EBS
1 13 (2.48%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (1.14%) assyst
3 2 (0.38%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.38%) MFGPRO
3 2 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.19%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.19%) Agresso
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (2.29%) SaaS
2 7 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.19%) PaaS
3 1 (0.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (10.10%) Firewall
2 32 (6.10%) DNS
3 31 (5.90%) DHCP
4 26 (4.95%) VoIP
5 21 (4.00%) VLAN
6 17 (3.24%) VPN
7 16 (3.05%) WAN
8 15 (2.86%) LAN
9 13 (2.48%) FTP
10 11 (2.10%) MPLS
11 10 (1.90%) SAN
11 10 (1.90%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (1.71%) Internet
12 9 (1.71%) TCP/IP
12 9 (1.71%) Broadband
13 8 (1.52%) ADSL
14 7 (1.33%) LDAP
14 7 (1.33%) Wireless
15 6 (1.14%) IPv6
15 6 (1.14%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (5.52%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (1.14%) Oracle Exadata
3 6 (1.14%) Oracle Database
4 5 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.38%) SAP BW
5 2 (0.38%) EDMS
5 2 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.38%) MySQL
5 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.19%) DTS
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.19%) DB2
6 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.19%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.38%) Eclipse
2 2 (0.38%) MSI
2 2 (0.38%) Subversion
3 1 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.19%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.19%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.19%) Ant
General
1 96 (18.29%) Finance
2 17 (3.24%) Local Government
3 15 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 14 (2.67%) Publishing
5 11 (2.10%) Advertising
5 11 (2.10%) Retail
6 8 (1.52%) Law
6 8 (1.52%) Legal
7 5 (0.95%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.95%) Banking
8 4 (0.76%) German Language
9 3 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.57%) Automotive
10 2 (0.38%) Military
11 1 (0.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 154 (29.33%) Analyst
2 84 (16.00%) Service Analyst
3 79 (15.05%) Service Desk Analyst
4 53 (10.10%) Project Manager
5 48 (9.14%) Service Manager
6 42 (8.00%) Architect
7 38 (7.24%) Support Analyst
8 37 (7.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 29 (5.52%) Delivery Manager
10 27 (5.14%) Services Delivery Manager
11 22 (4.19%) Network Engineer
12 17 (3.24%) 1st Line Support
12 17 (3.24%) Problem Manager
13 16 (3.05%) Desktop Support
14 15 (2.86%) Technical Architect
14 15 (2.86%) Consultant
15 14 (2.67%) Support Engineer
15 14 (2.67%) Business Analyst
15 14 (2.67%) 2nd Line Support
16 13 (2.48%) Technical Design Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (4.57%) Web Services
2 11 (2.10%) .NET
3 8 (1.52%) Middleware
4 4 (0.76%) XML
5 3 (0.57%) HTML
5 3 (0.57%) J2EE
5 3 (0.57%) LAMP
5 3 (0.57%) Spring
5 3 (0.57%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.38%) Application Packaging
6 2 (0.38%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.38%) SOAP
6 2 (0.38%) EDI
7 1 (0.19%) DOM
7 1 (0.19%) JSP
7 1 (0.19%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.19%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.19%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (6.29%) Blackberry
2 24 (4.57%) NHS
3 18 (3.43%) Kindle
4 15 (2.86%) Mainframe
5 14 (2.67%) CMDB
5 14 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (2.29%) Management Information System
7 9 (1.71%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.33%) Clustering
8 7 (1.33%) PKI
9 6 (1.14%) CCTV
9 6 (1.14%) Statistics
9 6 (1.14%) AS400
9 6 (1.14%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.76%) Mathematics
10 4 (0.76%) Fat Client
10 4 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (0.76%) Thin Client
11 3 (0.57%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (0.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 175 (33.33%) Windows
2 53 (10.10%) Windows 7
3 42 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 37 (7.05%) Windows XP
5 31 (5.90%) Linux
6 23 (4.38%) UNIX
6 23 (4.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (2.48%) Solaris
8 11 (2.10%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (1.52%) Mac OS X
9 8 (1.52%) MVS
10 6 (1.14%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.57%) CentOS
12 3 (0.57%) Android
13 2 (0.38%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.38%) Debian
13 2 (0.38%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.38%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (19.05%) Service Delivery
2 83 (15.81%) Service Management
3 63 (12.00%) PRINCE2
4 53 (10.10%) Incident Management
5 44 (8.38%) E-Commerce
6 42 (8.00%) Project Management
7 41 (7.81%) Configuration Management
8 37 (7.05%) Change Management
8 37 (7.05%) Problem Management
9 34 (6.48%) ITIL V3
10 24 (4.57%) Knowledge Management
11 23 (4.38%) ITSM
12 21 (4.00%) CRM
13 20 (3.81%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (3.62%) Technical Architecture
15 17 (3.24%) Migration
15 17 (3.24%) Root Cause Analysis
16 16 (3.05%) ERP
17 15 (2.86%) User Acceptance Testing
18 14 (2.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (7.24%) SQL
2 14 (2.67%) PowerShell
3 7 (1.33%) T-SQL
4 5 (0.95%) Java
5 4 (0.76%) VBScript
6 3 (0.57%) VB
6 3 (0.57%) C
6 3 (0.57%) C#
7 2 (0.38%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.38%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.38%) Perl
8 1 (0.19%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.19%) ABAP
8 1 (0.19%) VBA
8 1 (0.19%) Python
8 1 (0.19%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 67 (12.76%) Security Cleared
2 50 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
3 45 (8.57%) SC Cleared
4 38 (7.24%) Degree
5 35 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 30 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (4.00%) CCNA
8 20 (3.81%) MCP
9 19 (3.62%) MCSE
10 11 (2.10%) ISEB
10 11 (2.10%) CCNP
10 11 (2.10%) MCDST
11 10 (1.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 9 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 7 (1.33%) MCITP
13 7 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 7 (1.33%) PMI Certification
14 6 (1.14%) MCSA
14 6 (1.14%) CCDP
15 5 (0.95%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (14.29%) SLA
2 23 (4.38%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.76%) QA
5 3 (0.57%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.38%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.19%) BS25999
System Software
1 152 (28.95%) Active Directory
2 26 (4.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (3.05%) XenServer
4 13 (2.48%) XenApp
5 8 (1.52%) Hyper-V
5 8 (1.52%) Terminal Services
6 6 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (1.14%) vSphere
7 3 (0.57%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.19%) Novell eDirectory
9 1 (0.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.19%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.19%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.19%) NFS
9 1 (0.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.19%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (0.19%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 33 (6.29%) SCCM
2 27 (5.14%) SCOM
3 18 (3.43%) OpenView
4 9 (1.71%) EMC NetWorker
5 6 (1.14%) HP SIM
6 5 (0.95%) Tivoli
6 5 (0.95%) OVSD
7 4 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.57%) OPNET
8 3 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.38%) HP UCMDB
9 2 (0.38%) WSUS
9 2 (0.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 2 (0.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.19%) Puppet
10 1 (0.19%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.19%) ZENworks
10 1 (0.19%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 1 (0.19%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 131 (24.95%) Microsoft
2 97 (18.48%) Citrix
3 79 (15.05%) Cisco
4 59 (11.24%) HP
5 57 (10.86%) Oracle
6 48 (9.14%) VMware
7 27 (5.14%) Remedy
8 26 (4.95%) SAP
9 17 (3.24%) EMC
10 16 (3.05%) McAfee
10 16 (3.05%) Lotus
11 15 (2.86%) Dell
11 15 (2.86%) WatchGuard
12 14 (2.67%) BMC
13 13 (2.48%) NetApp
14 10 (1.90%) Juniper
15 9 (1.71%) SolarWinds
15 9 (1.71%) ServiceNow
16 8 (1.52%) Lagan
17 7 (1.33%) JD Edwards
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TJX
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £11 - £13 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £20.00 - £30.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Peterborough
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £13.00 - £15.00 per hour
Posted: 9 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dixons Retail
Rate: In line with work level 3
Posted: 17 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago