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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
England / East of England
Rank 29 9 16
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +7
Contract jobs citing ITIL 120 210 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 5.64% 9.03% 8.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.93% 11.30% 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 121 127
Median daily rate £349 £363 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.79% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £187 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £519 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 21 29
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £42.50 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.25 £15.61
% change year-on-year
-7.24% +10.50%

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
1732 1859 1977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 81.39% 79.92% 77.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1020 1134 1193
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 154 146
Median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +59.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £56.00 £43.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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
Hertfordshire -12 30 £190 -47.58% 24
Essex -16 25 £400 -5.88% 3
Cambridgeshire -22 21 £400 -3.03% 7
Bedfordshire +1 20 £310 -34.73% 11
Norfolk +6 14 £365 +5.79% 1
Suffolk -3 12 £348 +57.95%
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 113 (40.21%) Windows
2 77 (27.40%) Microsoft
3 65 (23.13%) Active Directory
4 59 (21.00%) Finance
5 48 (17.08%) Windows 7
6 42 (14.95%) VMware
7 39 (13.88%) Service Management
7 39 (13.88%) SQL
8 38 (13.52%) PRINCE2
9 34 (12.10%) MS Office
9 34 (12.10%) MS Excel
9 34 (12.10%) SLA
10 33 (11.74%) Windows Server 2003
11 32 (11.39%) ITSM
12 31 (11.03%) Service Delivery
12 31 (11.03%) IIS
13 30 (10.68%) Firewall
14 29 (10.32%) SharePoint
14 29 (10.32%) DNS
15 28 (9.96%) Change Management
15 28 (9.96%) VMware Infrastructure
15 28 (9.96%) Windows Server
16 27 (9.61%) SQL Server
17 26 (9.25%) Office 365
18 25 (8.90%) Citrix
18 25 (8.90%) BizTalk Server
19 24 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
19 24 (8.54%) Service Design
20 23 (8.19%) Microsoft Azure
20 23 (8.19%) Security Cleared

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 31 (11.03%) IIS
2 29 (10.32%) SharePoint
3 25 (8.90%) BizTalk Server
4 15 (5.34%) MS Exchange
5 9 (3.20%) WebLogic
6 7 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.07%) Apache
7 3 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.07%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (1.07%) JBoss
7 3 (1.07%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (1.07%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.07%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.07%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.71%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.71%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.36%) CloudStack
9 1 (0.36%) OpenStack
Applications
1 34 (12.10%) MS Excel
1 34 (12.10%) MS Office
2 3 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.07%) MS Project
2 3 (1.07%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (1.78%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.07%) SAP CO
2 3 (1.07%) SAP FI
2 3 (1.07%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.36%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.36%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (0.36%) MFGPRO
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 26 (9.25%) Office 365
2 23 (8.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.49%) Mimecast
4 6 (2.14%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.42%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (1.07%) Akamai
6 3 (1.07%) CloudFront
6 3 (1.07%) G Suite
6 3 (1.07%) SaaS
7 2 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.71%) IaaS
8 1 (0.36%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.36%) PaaS
8 1 (0.36%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 30 (10.68%) Firewall
2 29 (10.32%) DNS
3 18 (6.41%) TCP/IP
4 16 (5.69%) LAN
4 16 (5.69%) VPN
4 16 (5.69%) WAN
5 14 (4.98%) Network Security
6 11 (3.91%) LDAP
6 11 (3.91%) SAN
7 10 (3.56%) Wireless
8 9 (3.20%) Broadband
8 9 (3.20%) ISDN
9 5 (1.78%) DHCP
10 4 (1.42%) Internet
10 4 (1.42%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (1.07%) FTP
11 3 (1.07%) HTTP
11 3 (1.07%) Kerberos
11 3 (1.07%) SSL
12 2 (0.71%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.61%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (3.91%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (3.56%) Oracle Database
5 7 (2.49%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (2.49%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (2.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (2.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.14%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (1.78%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.78%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (1.42%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 4 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.07%) DTS
9 3 (1.07%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (1.07%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.07%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.07%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.71%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (1.07%) AccuRev
1 3 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 59 (21.00%) Finance
2 17 (6.05%) Telecoms
3 15 (5.34%) Banking
4 12 (4.27%) Legal
5 8 (2.85%) Retail
6 6 (2.14%) Publishing
7 4 (1.42%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.07%) Dutch Language
8 3 (1.07%) French Language
8 3 (1.07%) German Language
8 3 (1.07%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.71%) Advertising
9 2 (0.71%) Billing
9 2 (0.71%) Front Office
9 2 (0.71%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.36%) Automotive
10 1 (0.36%) Back Office
10 1 (0.36%) Local Government
10 1 (0.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 63 (22.42%) Analyst
2 31 (11.03%) Service Analyst
3 27 (9.61%) Support Engineer
4 23 (8.19%) Service Desk Analyst
5 21 (7.47%) 2nd Line Support
6 16 (5.69%) Project Manager
6 16 (5.69%) Support Analyst
7 14 (4.98%) Desktop Support
7 14 (4.98%) Service Manager
8 13 (4.63%) Administrator
9 12 (4.27%) 1st Line Support
9 12 (4.27%) Architect
9 12 (4.27%) DBA
9 12 (4.27%) Operations Engineer
10 11 (3.91%) Network Engineer
11 10 (3.56%) Applications Support
11 10 (3.56%) Business Analyst
11 10 (3.56%) Desktop Engineer
11 10 (3.56%) Senior Analyst
11 10 (3.56%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.20%) Web Services
2 8 (2.85%) J2EE
3 5 (1.78%) .NET
4 4 (1.42%) Middleware
4 4 (1.42%) X-Windows
5 3 (1.07%) Hibernate
5 3 (1.07%) HTML
5 3 (1.07%) Java EE
5 3 (1.07%) JAX-WS
5 3 (1.07%) JMS
5 3 (1.07%) JPA
5 3 (1.07%) JSP
5 3 (1.07%) OAuth
5 3 (1.07%) SAML
5 3 (1.07%) SOAP
5 3 (1.07%) Spring
5 3 (1.07%) Struts
5 3 (1.07%) XML
5 3 (1.07%) XSL
5 3 (1.07%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.34%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.63%) Data Centre
4 10 (3.56%) Clustering
5 9 (3.20%) Fat Client
5 9 (3.20%) Thin Client
6 7 (2.49%) Mainframe
7 6 (2.14%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (1.42%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.42%) PKI
9 3 (1.07%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.07%) CMDB
9 3 (1.07%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (1.07%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.71%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.71%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.71%) e-Health
10 2 (0.71%) PMI
10 2 (0.71%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.36%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 113 (40.21%) Windows
2 48 (17.08%) Windows 7
3 33 (11.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (9.96%) Windows Server
5 20 (7.12%) Linux
6 15 (5.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (3.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (2.85%) AIX
8 8 (2.85%) Windows 8
8 8 (2.85%) Windows XP
9 7 (2.49%) Mac OS X
9 7 (2.49%) Windows 10
10 4 (1.42%) Unix
11 3 (1.07%) Android
11 3 (1.07%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (1.07%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (13.88%) Service Management
2 38 (13.52%) PRINCE2
3 32 (11.39%) ITSM
4 31 (11.03%) Service Delivery
5 28 (9.96%) Change Management
6 24 (8.54%) Service Design
6 24 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (7.83%) CRM
8 21 (7.47%) Information Security
9 20 (7.12%) Problem Management
9 20 (7.12%) Project Management
10 19 (6.76%) ITIL V3
11 16 (5.69%) Incident Management
11 16 (5.69%) Migration
12 15 (5.34%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (4.63%) Data Protection
13 13 (4.63%) High Availability
14 10 (3.56%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (3.56%) Mentoring
14 10 (3.56%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (13.88%) SQL
2 15 (5.34%) PowerShell
3 11 (3.91%) Java
4 6 (2.14%) T-SQL
5 5 (1.78%) C
6 4 (1.42%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.07%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.36%) COBOL
8 1 (0.36%) VB
8 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (8.19%) Security Cleared
2 19 (6.76%) ITIL Certification
2 19 (6.76%) SC Cleared
3 18 (6.41%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (5.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (5.34%) Degree
6 13 (4.63%) MCP
7 11 (3.91%) MCSE
8 10 (3.56%) CISM
8 10 (3.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 9 (3.20%) CISSP
10 8 (2.85%) PMI Certification
11 7 (2.49%) A+ Certification
11 7 (2.49%) DV Cleared
12 6 (2.14%) CCNA
12 6 (2.14%) CCNP
12 6 (2.14%) PMP
12 6 (2.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 5 (1.78%) MCSA
13 5 (1.78%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (12.10%) SLA
2 6 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.42%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (1.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.71%) QA
6 1 (0.36%) COBIT
6 1 (0.36%) HIPAA
System Software
1 65 (23.13%) Active Directory
2 28 (9.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (6.76%) VMware ESX
4 18 (6.41%) Virtual Desktop
5 13 (4.63%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.78%) XenApp
7 4 (1.42%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.71%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.36%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.36%) KVM
9 1 (0.36%) Snort
9 1 (0.36%) vSphere
9 1 (0.36%) Xen
9 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.36%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (3.20%) WSUS
2 7 (2.49%) SCCM
3 5 (1.78%) DameWare
3 5 (1.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (1.42%) Data Guard
4 4 (1.42%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (1.07%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (1.07%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (1.07%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.36%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 1 (0.36%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (0.36%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.36%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.36%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 77 (27.40%) Microsoft
2 42 (14.95%) VMware
3 25 (8.90%) Citrix
4 22 (7.83%) Cisco
5 20 (7.12%) Avaya
6 19 (6.76%) Epicor
7 17 (6.05%) Oracle
8 15 (5.34%) Juniper
9 8 (2.85%) Apple
10 7 (2.49%) Intel Security
11 6 (2.14%) IBM
11 6 (2.14%) Remedy
11 6 (2.14%) SAP
11 6 (2.14%) ServiceNow
12 5 (1.78%) NetApp
12 5 (1.78%) Progress
13 4 (1.42%) Computacenter
13 4 (1.42%) Google
13 4 (1.42%) HP
13 4 (1.42%) LANDesk
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