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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 2
Rank 547 517 500
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -17
Contract jobs citing ITIL V2 42 43 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.083% 0.091% 0.095%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 26 26
Average daily rate
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£420 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £238 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £283 £300
% change year-on-year
+13.27% -5.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
37706 35111 32588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.60% 74.22% 72.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 25073 22066 19516
Average daily rate £425 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1051 1076 1369
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.43% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +8 13 £550 +57.14% 4
South East -34 11 £301 +10.39% 2
South West -30 7 £119 -50.05%
North West -6 4 £400 - 1
Yorkshire -14 2 - -
East of England - - - -
ITIL V2
UK

ITIL V2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 81 (100.00%) ITIL
2 35 (43.21%) Microsoft
3 24 (29.63%) Project Management
4 22 (27.16%) ITSM
4 22 (27.16%) Web Services
5 20 (24.69%) HP
5 20 (24.69%) Service Management
6 19 (23.46%) Windows
6 19 (23.46%) Security Cleared
7 18 (22.22%) HP UCMDB
8 17 (20.99%) SSL
8 17 (20.99%) Change Management
8 17 (20.99%) Configuration Management
9 16 (19.75%) PRINCE2
9 16 (19.75%) ServiceNow
10 15 (18.52%) SQL Server
10 15 (18.52%) MS Excel
11 14 (17.28%) JavaScript
11 14 (17.28%) Linux
12 13 (16.05%) Apache
12 13 (16.05%) MS Office
12 13 (16.05%) ITIL V3
12 13 (16.05%) SC Cleared
12 13 (16.05%) Degree
13 12 (14.81%) IT Asset Management
13 12 (14.81%) IIS
13 12 (14.81%) Oracle
13 12 (14.81%) HTML
13 12 (14.81%) XML
13 12 (14.81%) CSS

ITIL V2
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 13 (16.05%) Apache
2 12 (14.81%) IIS
2 12 (14.81%) Tomcat
2 12 (14.81%) SharePoint
3 11 (13.58%) JBoss
3 11 (13.58%) WebSphere
4 7 (8.64%) IBM HTTP Server
4 7 (8.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 7 (8.64%) Documentum
4 7 (8.64%) WebLogic
4 7 (8.64%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (6.17%) CMS
6 4 (4.94%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (4.94%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (3.70%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.23%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (1.23%) Liferay
Applications
1 15 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 13 (16.05%) MS Office
3 9 (11.11%) MS Project
4 8 (9.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (4.94%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (2.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.23%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.23%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.99%) SSL
2 11 (13.58%) VPN
3 10 (12.35%) LDAP
4 7 (8.64%) LAN
4 7 (8.64%) WAN
4 7 (8.64%) HTTP
5 6 (7.41%) Firewall
6 5 (6.17%) VoIP
7 4 (4.94%) DNS
8 3 (3.70%) SAN
8 3 (3.70%) NAS
9 2 (2.47%) DHCP
9 2 (2.47%) PSTN
9 2 (2.47%) ISDN
9 2 (2.47%) Wireless
10 1 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.23%) MPLS
10 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
10 1 (1.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.23%) MySQL
2 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (7.41%) StarTeam
2 3 (3.70%) JIRA
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (12.35%) Finance
2 5 (6.17%) Investment Banking
2 5 (6.17%) Banking
3 1 (1.23%) Advertising
3 1 (1.23%) French Language
3 1 (1.23%) German Language
3 1 (1.23%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (28.40%) Analyst
2 15 (18.52%) Consultant
2 15 (18.52%) Developer
3 12 (14.81%) Service Manager
4 11 (13.58%) Service Analyst
4 11 (13.58%) ServiceNow Developer
5 10 (12.35%) Technical Developer
5 10 (12.35%) ITSM Consultant
5 10 (12.35%) ServiceNow Consultant
5 10 (12.35%) Technical Consultant
6 9 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
7 8 (9.88%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 8 (9.88%) Senior Consultant
7 8 (9.88%) Senior Developer
8 7 (8.64%) Administrator
8 7 (8.64%) Middleware Engineer
9 6 (7.41%) Service Transition Manager
9 6 (7.41%) Transition Manager
10 5 (6.17%) Configuration Analyst
11 4 (4.94%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (27.16%) Web Services
2 12 (14.81%) HTML
2 12 (14.81%) XML
2 12 (14.81%) CSS
3 11 (13.58%) JMS
3 11 (13.58%) SOAP
3 11 (13.58%) Ajax
4 10 (12.35%) COM
5 7 (8.64%) Middleware
5 7 (8.64%) .NET
5 7 (8.64%) Java EE
6 1 (1.23%) CSS3
6 1 (1.23%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) CMDB
1 10 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.94%) New Media
3 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.23%) Wiki
5 1 (1.23%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.23%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 19 (23.46%) Windows
2 14 (17.28%) Linux
3 11 (13.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (6.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (6.17%) Windows 7
5 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.23%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.23%) UNIX
6 1 (1.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (100.00%) ITIL
2 24 (29.63%) Project Management
3 22 (27.16%) ITSM
4 20 (24.69%) Service Management
5 17 (20.99%) Change Management
5 17 (20.99%) Configuration Management
6 16 (19.75%) PRINCE2
7 13 (16.05%) ITIL V3
8 12 (14.81%) IT Asset Management
8 12 (14.81%) Quality Management
9 11 (13.58%) Incident Management
10 10 (12.35%) Technical Architecture
10 10 (12.35%) Problem Management
10 10 (12.35%) Customer Engagement
11 9 (11.11%) Service Delivery
11 9 (11.11%) Time Management
12 5 (6.17%) Six Sigma
12 5 (6.17%) Asset Management
12 5 (6.17%) Release Management
12 5 (6.17%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.28%) JavaScript
2 11 (13.58%) Jython
2 11 (13.58%) Shell Script
2 11 (13.58%) C-shell
2 11 (13.58%) Bash Shell
2 11 (13.58%) Korn
3 8 (9.88%) SQL
4 6 (7.41%) C
5 5 (6.17%) C#
6 4 (4.94%) Scala
6 4 (4.94%) Java
7 1 (1.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (23.46%) Security Cleared
2 13 (16.05%) SC Cleared
2 13 (16.05%) Degree
3 12 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (8.64%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (4.94%) MOS
5 4 (4.94%) PMP
5 4 (4.94%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.47%) Avaya Certification
6 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.23%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.23%) MCSE
7 1 (1.23%) MCSA
7 1 (1.23%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) SLA
2 3 (3.70%) BS15000
2 3 (3.70%) COBIT
3 1 (1.23%) QA
3 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (12.35%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.70%) VMware ESX
2 3 (3.70%) Terminal Services
2 3 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.23%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 18 (22.22%) HP UCMDB
2 6 (7.41%) WMI
3 4 (4.94%) Puppet
4 3 (3.70%) Backup Exec
4 3 (3.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 35 (43.21%) Microsoft
2 20 (24.69%) HP
3 16 (19.75%) ServiceNow
4 12 (14.81%) Oracle
5 11 (13.58%) Red Hat
6 8 (9.88%) IBM
7 5 (6.17%) Borland
7 5 (6.17%) Avaya
7 5 (6.17%) Cisco
7 5 (6.17%) Barracuda Networks
8 4 (4.94%) VMware
9 3 (3.70%) Symantec
9 3 (3.70%) Business Objects
9 3 (3.70%) Kaseya
10 2 (2.47%) CA
10 2 (2.47%) Serena
10 2 (2.47%) BT
11 1 (1.23%) BMC
11 1 (1.23%) Adobe
11 1 (1.23%) SAP
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