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 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 2
Rank 544 526 523
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -3
Contract jobs citing ITIL V2 39 31 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.077% 0.064% 0.098%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.086% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 15 27
Average daily rate
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£325 £318 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.36% -33.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £234 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £375 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £246 £263
% change year-on-year
+28.04% -6.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 4
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -27.50%
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
38005 35893 37964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.58% 73.75% 71.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 23987 22503 22456
Average daily rate £413 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1076 980 1367
Average hourly rate £22.50 £29.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.41% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.84 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 August 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 August 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 +11 19 £356 +10.89% 1
South East +10 12 £279 -18.61% 2
North West - 3 £388 -
West Midlands - 2 £250 -
East of England -30 1 - -
Yorkshire - - - -
ITIL V2
UK

ITIL V2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 96 (100.00%) ITIL
2 32 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 32 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 31 (32.29%) Security Cleared
3 31 (32.29%) Configuration Management
4 24 (25.00%) HP
5 23 (23.96%) Project Management
6 22 (22.92%) MS Office
6 22 (22.92%) PRINCE2
7 21 (21.88%) Windows
8 18 (18.75%) Asset Management
8 18 (18.75%) HP UCMDB
9 16 (16.67%) Service Management
10 15 (15.63%) MS Excel
10 15 (15.63%) Problem Management
11 14 (14.58%) SC Cleared
12 13 (13.54%) Change Management
13 12 (12.50%) Finance
14 11 (11.46%) PRINCE
14 11 (11.46%) Active Directory
14 11 (11.46%) SQL
14 11 (11.46%) MS Project
14 11 (11.46%) DV Cleared
15 10 (10.42%) Serena
15 10 (10.42%) ITSM
15 10 (10.42%) ServiceNow
16 9 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
16 9 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
16 9 (9.38%) MS Visio
16 9 (9.38%) Incident Management

ITIL V2
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 7 (7.29%) SharePoint
1 7 (7.29%) CMS
2 6 (6.25%) Apache
3 5 (5.21%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.21%) IIS
4 4 (4.17%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (4.17%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.08%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (2.08%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (2.08%) Documentum
6 1 (1.04%) Liferay
6 1 (1.04%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 22 (22.92%) MS Office
2 15 (15.63%) MS Excel
3 11 (11.46%) MS Project
4 9 (9.38%) MS Visio
5 6 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (1.04%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (3.13%) assyst
3 2 (2.08%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.13%) SaaS
2 1 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.04%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.29%) LAN
1 7 (7.29%) VoIP
1 7 (7.29%) SSL
2 6 (6.25%) Firewall
3 5 (5.21%) WAN
3 5 (5.21%) VPN
4 3 (3.13%) ISDN
4 3 (3.13%) LDAP
4 3 (3.13%) PSTN
4 3 (3.13%) Wireless
4 3 (3.13%) IP Telephony
5 2 (2.08%) MPLS
5 2 (2.08%) SAN
5 2 (2.08%) HTTP
5 2 (2.08%) DNS
5 2 (2.08%) ATM
6 1 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.04%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (2.08%) DTS
3 1 (1.04%) MySQL
3 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (7.29%) StarTeam
2 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.08%) JIRA
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (3.13%) Legal
2 3 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.04%) Law
3 1 (1.04%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.04%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.04%) French Language
3 1 (1.04%) German Language
3 1 (1.04%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 35 (36.46%) Analyst
2 19 (19.79%) Configuration Analyst
3 12 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 11 (11.46%) Service Manager
5 10 (10.42%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (6.25%) Problem Manager
6 6 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (5.21%) Configuration Manager
7 5 (5.21%) Consultant
7 5 (5.21%) ITIL Manager
8 4 (4.17%) Configuration Management Analyst
9 3 (3.13%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.13%) Help Desk Manager
9 3 (3.13%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.13%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (3.13%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (3.13%) Services Delivery Manager
9 3 (3.13%) Help Desk Support
9 3 (3.13%) Senior Technical Consultant
9 3 (3.13%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.29%) Web Services
2 4 (4.17%) XML
2 4 (4.17%) CSS
2 4 (4.17%) .NET
2 4 (4.17%) HTML
2 4 (4.17%) JMS
3 3 (3.13%) COM
3 3 (3.13%) SOAP
3 3 (3.13%) Ajax
4 2 (2.08%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.08%) Java EE
4 2 (2.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.38%) CMDB
2 7 (7.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.08%) Wiki
3 2 (2.08%) Clustering
3 2 (2.08%) Replication
4 1 (1.04%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.88%) Windows
2 9 (9.38%) Windows 7
3 5 (5.21%) Linux
3 5 (5.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.17%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.04%) UNIX
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (100.00%) ITIL
2 32 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 31 (32.29%) Configuration Management
4 23 (23.96%) Project Management
5 22 (22.92%) PRINCE2
6 18 (18.75%) Asset Management
7 16 (16.67%) Service Management
8 15 (15.63%) Problem Management
9 13 (13.54%) Change Management
10 11 (11.46%) PRINCE
11 10 (10.42%) ITSM
12 9 (9.38%) Incident Management
13 8 (8.33%) Time Management
14 7 (7.29%) Service Delivery
15 5 (5.21%) Quality Management
15 5 (5.21%) Release Management
16 4 (4.17%) Validation
16 4 (4.17%) Migration
17 3 (3.13%) Risk Management
17 3 (3.13%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.46%) SQL
2 6 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.17%) C-shell
3 4 (4.17%) Bash Shell
3 4 (4.17%) Korn
3 4 (4.17%) Jython
3 4 (4.17%) Shell Script
4 3 (3.13%) C
4 3 (3.13%) C#
5 2 (2.08%) Scala
5 2 (2.08%) Java
5 2 (2.08%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (32.29%) Security Cleared
2 14 (14.58%) SC Cleared
3 11 (11.46%) DV Cleared
4 9 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (7.29%) Degree
6 5 (5.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (5.21%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (4.17%) MOS
8 3 (3.13%) MCSE
8 3 (3.13%) Avaya Certification
9 2 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (2.08%) PMP
9 2 (2.08%) PMI Certification
9 2 (2.08%) A+ Certification
9 2 (2.08%) MCSA
9 2 (2.08%) MCP
10 1 (1.04%) CCIE
10 1 (1.04%) CCNP
10 1 (1.04%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.04%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (11.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.04%) Terminal Server
2 1 (1.04%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (18.75%) HP UCMDB
2 8 (8.33%) WMI
3 3 (3.13%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.08%) SCOM
4 2 (2.08%) Puppet
5 1 (1.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 24 (25.00%) HP
3 10 (10.42%) Serena
3 10 (10.42%) ServiceNow
4 7 (7.29%) Borland
4 7 (7.29%) Remedy
5 6 (6.25%) Avaya
5 6 (6.25%) Oracle
6 5 (5.21%) Cisco
7 4 (4.17%) BMC
7 4 (4.17%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.17%) JBoss
8 3 (3.13%) IBM
8 3 (3.13%) BT
8 3 (3.13%) VMware
8 3 (3.13%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (2.08%) CA
9 2 (2.08%) Business Objects
10 1 (1.04%) Adobe
10 1 (1.04%) SAP
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