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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL V2 over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 2
Rank 538 510 499
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -11
Contract jobs citing ITIL V2 41 41 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.086% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.11% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 26 31
Average daily rate
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£255 £325 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.53% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £229 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £388 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £253 £241 £413
% change year-on-year
+4.98% -41.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £18.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +21.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £23.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
- +54.09%
ITIL V2
UK

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
38739 35662 36929
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.86% 74.61% 72.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 25226 22568 21925
Average daily rate £423 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1102 1033 1380
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% -5.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.28% +3.63%

ITIL V2
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V2 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 October 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL V2 within the England region over the 3 months to 22 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
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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
London +9 18 £400 +14.28% 1
South East -5 11 £255 -8.92% 1
South West -32 4 £107 -55.18% 2
North West - 3 £325 -
East of England - 2 - -
Yorkshire -4 1 - - 1
West Midlands -19 1 - -
ITIL V2
UK

ITIL V2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ITIL V2 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 V2.

1 79 (100.00%) ITIL
2 35 (44.30%) Microsoft
3 27 (34.18%) Windows
4 23 (29.11%) ITIL V3
5 22 (27.85%) HP
6 21 (26.58%) MS Excel
7 20 (25.32%) MS Office
8 19 (24.05%) Project Management
9 18 (22.78%) SQL Server
9 18 (22.78%) Security Cleared
10 17 (21.52%) Configuration Management
11 16 (20.25%) Change Management
11 16 (20.25%) PRINCE2
12 15 (18.99%) Linux
12 15 (18.99%) Microsoft Certification
12 15 (18.99%) Active Directory
13 14 (17.72%) SharePoint
13 14 (17.72%) Apache
14 13 (16.46%) Oracle
14 13 (16.46%) IIS
14 13 (16.46%) Tomcat
14 13 (16.46%) Problem Management
14 13 (16.46%) Incident Management
15 12 (15.19%) MS Project
15 12 (15.19%) Quality Management
16 11 (13.92%) Service Management
16 11 (13.92%) Shell Script
16 11 (13.92%) Red Hat
16 11 (13.92%) JBoss
16 11 (13.92%) Web Services

ITIL V2
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ITIL V2 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 V2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (17.72%) SharePoint
1 14 (17.72%) Apache
2 13 (16.46%) IIS
2 13 (16.46%) Tomcat
3 11 (13.92%) JBoss
3 11 (13.92%) WebSphere
4 7 (8.86%) Documentum
4 7 (8.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 7 (8.86%) WebLogic
4 7 (8.86%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (8.86%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (5.06%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (5.06%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (5.06%) MS Exchange
6 3 (3.80%) CMS
7 2 (2.53%) Liferay
7 2 (2.53%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 21 (26.58%) MS Excel
2 20 (25.32%) MS Office
3 12 (15.19%) MS Project
4 9 (11.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (8.86%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.27%) AutoCAD
6 1 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) WebTrends
1 3 (3.80%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.53%) Amazon S3
1 2 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.66%) LAN
2 8 (10.13%) Firewall
2 8 (10.13%) WAN
3 7 (8.86%) HTTP
3 7 (8.86%) SSL
4 6 (7.59%) VoIP
5 5 (6.33%) DNS
5 5 (6.33%) SAN
6 3 (3.80%) ISDN
6 3 (3.80%) PSTN
6 3 (3.80%) Wireless
6 3 (3.80%) NAS
6 3 (3.80%) IP Telephony
7 2 (2.53%) MPLS
7 2 (2.53%) DHCP
7 2 (2.53%) VPN
8 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.27%) Network Security
8 1 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (2.53%) MySQL
2 2 (2.53%) DTS
3 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.80%) JIRA
2 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.53%) StarTeam
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (10.13%) Finance
2 6 (7.59%) Banking
3 5 (6.33%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.80%) Legal
5 1 (1.27%) Advertising
5 1 (1.27%) Law
5 1 (1.27%) French Language
5 1 (1.27%) German Language
5 1 (1.27%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (31.65%) Analyst
2 12 (15.19%) Service Analyst
3 11 (13.92%) Service Manager
4 9 (11.39%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (8.86%) Middleware Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Configuration Analyst
6 6 (7.59%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (5.06%) Cloud Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Administrator
7 4 (5.06%) Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.80%) Junior
8 3 (3.80%) Junior Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Configuration Management Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Problem Manager
9 2 (2.53%) Service Transition Manager
9 2 (2.53%) Configuration Administrator
9 2 (2.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.53%) Services Delivery Manager
9 2 (2.53%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.92%) Web Services
1 11 (13.92%) JMS
2 9 (11.39%) .NET
3 7 (8.86%) Middleware
3 7 (8.86%) Java EE
4 2 (2.53%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.27%) XML
5 1 (1.27%) HTML
5 1 (1.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.80%) CMDB
4 2 (2.53%) Clustering
4 2 (2.53%) Wiki
4 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.53%) Replication
5 1 (1.27%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (34.18%) Windows
2 15 (18.99%) Linux
3 11 (13.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (10.13%) Windows 7
5 7 (8.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (7.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (7.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.53%) UNIX
8 1 (1.27%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (100.00%) ITIL
2 23 (29.11%) ITIL V3
3 19 (24.05%) Project Management
4 17 (21.52%) Configuration Management
5 16 (20.25%) Change Management
5 16 (20.25%) PRINCE2
6 13 (16.46%) Problem Management
6 13 (16.46%) Incident Management
7 12 (15.19%) Quality Management
8 11 (13.92%) Service Management
9 10 (12.66%) Asset Management
10 9 (11.39%) ITSM
11 8 (10.13%) Service Delivery
12 6 (7.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 6 (7.59%) Time Management
12 6 (7.59%) Software Licensing
13 5 (6.33%) PRINCE
13 5 (6.33%) Release Management
14 4 (5.06%) Validation
14 4 (5.06%) OO
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.92%) Shell Script
1 11 (13.92%) Korn
1 11 (13.92%) Jython
1 11 (13.92%) C-shell
1 11 (13.92%) Bash Shell
2 9 (11.39%) SQL
3 5 (6.33%) C
3 5 (6.33%) C#
4 4 (5.06%) Scala
4 4 (5.06%) Java
5 3 (3.80%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (22.78%) Security Cleared
2 15 (18.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (12.66%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (5.06%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (5.06%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.80%) Avaya Certification
6 3 (3.80%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.80%) MOS
6 3 (3.80%) Degree
7 2 (2.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (2.53%) PMP
7 2 (2.53%) PMI Certification
7 2 (2.53%) MCSE
7 2 (2.53%) MCSA
7 2 (2.53%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.27%) CCIE
8 1 (1.27%) CCNP
8 1 (1.27%) MCDBA
8 1 (1.27%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.39%) SLA
2 2 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.27%) QA
3 1 (1.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (18.99%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.06%) Terminal Services
3 3 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.80%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.27%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (11.39%) HP UCMDB
2 4 (5.06%) Puppet
3 3 (3.80%) Tivoli
3 3 (3.80%) WMI
3 3 (3.80%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.80%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (2.53%) SCOM
5 1 (1.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (44.30%) Microsoft
2 22 (27.85%) HP
3 13 (16.46%) Oracle
4 11 (13.92%) Red Hat
5 8 (10.13%) IBM
5 8 (10.13%) ServiceNow
6 7 (8.86%) Cisco
7 6 (7.59%) VMware
7 6 (7.59%) Barracuda Networks
7 6 (7.59%) Avaya
8 3 (3.80%) Business Objects
8 3 (3.80%) BT
8 3 (3.80%) Symantec
8 3 (3.80%) Remedy
8 3 (3.80%) Kaseya
8 3 (3.80%) Serena
9 2 (2.53%) CA
9 2 (2.53%) Borland
9 2 (2.53%) Adobe
10 1 (1.27%) SAP
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