The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL V2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL V2 over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library Version 2
UK / England
Rank 568 556 549
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Contract jobs citing ITIL V2 12 42 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.089% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.034% 0.11% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 34 28
Median daily rate £360 £550 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.54% +17.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £247 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £269 £463 £371
% change year-on-year
-41.89% +24.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £12.23 £12.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.87% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.23 £12.00 -
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
34885 38997 37464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.95% 82.80% 79.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 23333 25843 24000
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 855 1059 1018
Median hourly rate £36.25 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

ITIL V2
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing ITIL V2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL V2 Jobs Demand Trend in England

ITIL V2
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL V2 across the England region.

ITIL V2 Daily Rate Trend in England

ITIL V2
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL V2 across the England region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

ITIL V2 Daily Rate Histogram in England

ITIL V2
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V2 across the England region.

ITIL V2 Hourly Rate Trend in England

ITIL V2
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL V2 within the England region over the 3 months to 28 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
London -3 7 £360 -34.54%
South East +10 2 - -
East Midlands +5 1 - - 1
North West - 1 £188 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
ITIL V2
UK

ITIL V2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V2 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 England region with a requirement for ITIL V2.

1 42 (100.00%) ITIL
2 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 16 (38.10%) Windows
4 15 (35.71%) MS Office
4 15 (35.71%) Security Cleared
5 13 (30.95%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (30.95%) VMware
5 13 (30.95%) Linux
6 12 (28.57%) SC Cleared
7 11 (26.19%) CentOS
7 11 (26.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (26.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 11 (26.19%) Red Hat
7 11 (26.19%) Service Management
7 11 (26.19%) vCloud
7 11 (26.19%) Capacity Management
7 11 (26.19%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (26.19%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (21.43%) Data Centre
8 9 (21.43%) ITIL V3
9 8 (19.05%) SCCM
9 8 (19.05%) Puppet
9 8 (19.05%) vRealize
9 8 (19.05%) Docker
10 7 (16.67%) IaaS
10 7 (16.67%) Degree
10 7 (16.67%) Project Management
10 7 (16.67%) Service Delivery
11 6 (14.29%) Configuration Management
11 6 (14.29%) MS Excel

ITIL V2
Top Related IT Skills in 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 4 (9.52%) CMS
2 3 (7.14%) Apache Pig
2 3 (7.14%) Apache Spark
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (35.71%) MS Office
2 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) IaaS
2 4 (9.52%) Office 365
3 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) VPN
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (2.38%) DNS
2 1 (2.38%) Firewall
2 1 (2.38%) Internet
2 1 (2.38%) Intranet
2 1 (2.38%) LAN
2 1 (2.38%) LDAP
2 1 (2.38%) SSL
2 1 (2.38%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.38%) WAN
2 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (7.14%) Apache Hive
1 3 (7.14%) Big Data
1 3 (7.14%) DataStax
1 3 (7.14%) Hadoop
1 3 (7.14%) HBase
1 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
1 3 (7.14%) OLAP
2 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) StarTeam
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Banking
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Analyst
2 6 (14.29%) Service Manager
2 6 (14.29%) VMware Specialist
3 5 (11.90%) Automation Specialist
3 5 (11.90%) Service Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Data Centre Specialist
4 4 (9.52%) IT Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 3 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Help Desk Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (7.14%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Service Desk Support
5 3 (7.14%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Service Transition Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) Ajax
1 1 (2.38%) CSS
1 1 (2.38%) HTML
1 1 (2.38%) SOAP
1 1 (2.38%) Web Services
1 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.14%) Replication
5 2 (4.76%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.38%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 16 (38.10%) Windows
2 13 (30.95%) Linux
3 11 (26.19%) CentOS
3 11 (26.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.76%) Android
4 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) ITIL
2 11 (26.19%) Capacity Management
2 11 (26.19%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (26.19%) Service Management
3 9 (21.43%) ITIL V3
4 7 (16.67%) Project Management
4 7 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 6 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 5 (11.90%) ITSM
6 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2
7 4 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (9.52%) Change Management
7 4 (9.52%) Knowledge Management
7 4 (9.52%) Migration
7 4 (9.52%) Process Improvement
7 4 (9.52%) Release Management
8 3 (7.14%) Data Engineering
8 3 (7.14%) MapReduce
8 3 (7.14%) Presales
8 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) C
2 3 (7.14%) Java
2 3 (7.14%) Python
2 3 (7.14%) R
2 3 (7.14%) Ruby
2 3 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 12 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 11 (26.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (16.67%) Degree
5 6 (14.29%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.76%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.38%) CCNA
7 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.38%) MCITP
7 1 (2.38%) MCSE
7 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.38%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) SLA
2 2 (4.76%) COBIT
3 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (2.38%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (30.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (26.19%) vCloud
2 11 (26.19%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (19.05%) Docker
4 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
5 3 (7.14%) HDFS
5 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
5 3 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) Puppet
1 8 (19.05%) SCCM
1 8 (19.05%) vRealize
2 5 (11.90%) SCOM
3 3 (7.14%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (7.14%) HP UCMDB
3 3 (7.14%) vMotion
4 2 (4.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (4.76%) WMI
5 1 (2.38%) AirWatch
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 13 (30.95%) VMware
3 11 (26.19%) Red Hat
4 4 (9.52%) Serena
4 4 (9.52%) ServiceNow
5 3 (7.14%) Cloudera
5 3 (7.14%) HP
5 3 (7.14%) Veeam
6 2 (4.76%) Borland
7 1 (2.38%) Aruba
7 1 (2.38%) Cisco