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 9 December 2016 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library Version 2
Rank 582 580 590
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Contract jobs citing ITIL V2 24 34 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.052% 0.067% 0.060%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.063% 0.083% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 28 20
Median daily rate £463 £286 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.57% -41.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £198 £109
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £258 £302
% change year-on-year
+55.33% -14.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.73 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.73 - -
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
37968 41123 39833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.80% 81.48% 77.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 25471 27052 26380
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 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 996 1222 1137
Median hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

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 9 December 2016.

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 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South East +37 13 £500 +17.64% 1
North East -31 4 £380 +47.57%
London -4 3 £468 +3.88% 1
East Midlands -2 2 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £400 -
South West - 1 £325 -
ITIL V2
UK

ITIL V2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 51 (100.00%) ITIL
2 21 (41.18%) Security Cleared
3 20 (39.22%) Windows
4 18 (35.29%) SC Cleared
5 17 (33.33%) ITIL V3
6 16 (31.37%) MS Office
6 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
7 14 (27.45%) Linux
7 14 (27.45%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (27.45%) VMware
8 13 (25.49%) PRINCE2
9 12 (23.53%) Red Hat
9 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (21.57%) Finance
10 11 (21.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 11 (21.57%) vCloud
10 11 (21.57%) Capacity Management
10 11 (21.57%) CentOS
10 11 (21.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (21.57%) Performance Tuning
10 11 (21.57%) Virtual Machines
11 10 (19.61%) Service Management
11 10 (19.61%) Service Delivery
12 9 (17.65%) Service Design
13 8 (15.69%) vRealize
13 8 (15.69%) Docker
13 8 (15.69%) Data Centre
13 8 (15.69%) Puppet
13 8 (15.69%) SCCM
14 7 (13.73%) MBCS

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 (7.84%) CMS
2 3 (5.88%) Apache Pig
2 3 (5.88%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (31.37%) MS Office
2 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) IaaS
2 4 (7.84%) Office 365
3 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) Internet
1 4 (7.84%) Intranet
2 2 (3.92%) Firewall
2 2 (3.92%) VPN
3 1 (1.96%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.96%) DNS
3 1 (1.96%) HTTP
3 1 (1.96%) LAN
3 1 (1.96%) LDAP
3 1 (1.96%) SSL
3 1 (1.96%) WAN
3 1 (1.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (5.88%) Apache Hive
1 3 (5.88%) Big Data
1 3 (5.88%) DataStax
1 3 (5.88%) Hadoop
1 3 (5.88%) HBase
1 3 (5.88%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) StarTeam
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Banking
2 2 (3.92%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (17.65%) Analyst
1 9 (17.65%) Architect
2 8 (15.69%) Service Manager
2 8 (15.69%) Transition Manager
3 7 (13.73%) IT Manager
3 7 (13.73%) Service Architect
3 7 (13.73%) Service Transition Manager
4 6 (11.76%) VMware Specialist
5 5 (9.80%) Automation Specialist
5 5 (9.80%) IT Services Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Data Centre Specialist
6 4 (7.84%) IT Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Help Desk Support
7 3 (5.88%) IT Support
7 3 (5.88%) ITIL Service Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Service Desk Support
7 3 (5.88%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) SOAP
1 2 (3.92%) Web Services
2 1 (1.96%) Ajax
2 1 (1.96%) CSS
2 1 (1.96%) HTML
2 1 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.80%) PMI
4 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.88%) Replication
6 2 (3.92%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.96%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (39.22%) Windows
2 14 (27.45%) Linux
3 11 (21.57%) CentOS
3 11 (21.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (9.80%) Windows 7
4 5 (9.80%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.92%) Android
6 1 (1.96%) AIX
6 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.96%) Solaris
6 1 (1.96%) Unix
6 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (100.00%) ITIL
2 17 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 13 (25.49%) PRINCE2
4 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (21.57%) Capacity Management
5 11 (21.57%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (19.61%) Service Delivery
6 10 (19.61%) Service Management
7 9 (17.65%) Service Design
8 7 (13.73%) Transition Management
9 6 (11.76%) Project Management
10 4 (7.84%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (7.84%) Configuration Management
10 4 (7.84%) Mentoring
10 4 (7.84%) Process Improvement
10 4 (7.84%) Release Management
10 4 (7.84%) Time Management
10 4 (7.84%) Waterfall
11 3 (5.88%) Change Management
11 3 (5.88%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.84%) Java
2 3 (5.88%) Python
2 3 (5.88%) Ruby
2 3 (5.88%) SQL
3 1 (1.96%) C
3 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 18 (35.29%) SC Cleared
3 11 (21.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (13.73%) Degree
4 7 (13.73%) MBCS
5 6 (11.76%) DV Cleared
6 5 (9.80%) PMI Certification
7 2 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.96%) CCNA
8 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.96%) MCITP
8 1 (1.96%) MCSE
8 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.96%) PMP
8 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (27.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (21.57%) vCloud
2 11 (21.57%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (15.69%) Docker
4 6 (11.76%) Active Directory
5 3 (5.88%) HDFS
5 3 (5.88%) Hyper-V
5 3 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (15.69%) Puppet
1 8 (15.69%) SCCM
1 8 (15.69%) vRealize
2 5 (9.80%) SCOM
3 3 (5.88%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (5.88%) HP UCMDB
3 3 (5.88%) vMotion
4 2 (3.92%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (3.92%) WMI
5 1 (1.96%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.96%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
2 14 (27.45%) VMware
3 12 (23.53%) Red Hat
4 4 (7.84%) Serena
4 4 (7.84%) ServiceNow
5 3 (5.88%) Cloudera
5 3 (5.88%) HP
5 3 (5.88%) Veeam
6 2 (3.92%) Borland
6 2 (3.92%) Cisco
7 1 (1.96%) Aruba
7 1 (1.96%) F5
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle
7 1 (1.96%) Sun