The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 2
Rank 538 482 488
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +6
Contract jobs citing ITIL V2 52 21 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.049% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.067% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 5 43
Average daily rate £375 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £303 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £495 £579
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £400 £290
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +37.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £21.00 -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37958 31464 38928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.95% 73.02% 69.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 23972 19227 22646
Average daily rate £405 £413 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1118 981 1339
Average hourly rate £27.88 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.89% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.50 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
ITIL V2
UK

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East -5 22 £413 +17.85% 3
London -7 22 £300 -14.28% 7
Yorkshire -16 5 £390 -
North West - 1 - - 1
Midlands - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
East of England - - - - 1
ITIL V2
UK

ITIL V2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 30 (37.97%) Service Management
3 28 (35.44%) Security Cleared
4 27 (34.18%) Microsoft
5 22 (27.85%) HP
5 22 (27.85%) Configuration Management
6 21 (26.58%) ITIL V3
7 18 (22.78%) HP UCMDB
7 18 (22.78%) CMDB
8 17 (21.52%) MS Office
9 14 (17.72%) Service Delivery
10 13 (16.46%) ITSM
10 13 (16.46%) Finance
10 13 (16.46%) SC Cleared
10 13 (16.46%) DV Cleared
11 12 (15.19%) ServiceNow
11 12 (15.19%) PRINCE2
11 12 (15.19%) Windows
12 11 (13.92%) Degree
13 10 (12.66%) Remedy ITSM
13 10 (12.66%) CMS
13 10 (12.66%) Remedy
13 10 (12.66%) Project Management
13 10 (12.66%) COM
13 10 (12.66%) HTML
14 9 (11.39%) JavaScript
14 9 (11.39%) CSS
14 9 (11.39%) SOAP
14 9 (11.39%) Web Services
14 9 (11.39%) XML

ITIL V2
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10 (12.66%) CMS
2 4 (5.06%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (21.52%) MS Office
2 7 (8.86%) MS Excel
3 6 (7.59%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.80%) MS Project
5 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (12.66%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.53%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.39%) LDAP
1 9 (11.39%) SSL
1 9 (11.39%) VPN
2 4 (5.06%) VoIP
3 3 (3.80%) WAN
3 3 (3.80%) LAN
4 2 (2.53%) ATM
5 1 (1.27%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (6.33%) StarTeam
2 1 (1.27%) Dreamweaver
General
1 13 (16.46%) Finance
2 9 (11.39%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.80%) Banking
4 2 (2.53%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 25 (31.65%) Analyst
2 18 (22.78%) Service Manager
3 13 (16.46%) Configuration Analyst
4 11 (13.92%) Service Analyst
5 10 (12.66%) Service Desk Analyst
5 10 (12.66%) Consultant
6 9 (11.39%) Senior Consultant
6 9 (11.39%) Technical Consultant
6 9 (11.39%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 9 (11.39%) ITSM Consultant
7 7 (8.86%) Configuration Manager
8 5 (6.33%) ServiceNow Consultant
8 5 (6.33%) Services Delivery Manager
8 5 (6.33%) Delivery Manager
9 3 (3.80%) Service Transition Manager
9 3 (3.80%) Senior Manager
9 3 (3.80%) Help Desk Support
9 3 (3.80%) Problem Manager
9 3 (3.80%) Transition Manager
9 3 (3.80%) ITIL Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.66%) COM
1 10 (12.66%) HTML
2 9 (11.39%) CSS
2 9 (11.39%) SOAP
2 9 (11.39%) Web Services
2 9 (11.39%) XML
2 9 (11.39%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.78%) CMDB
2 7 (8.86%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.53%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.27%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.27%) PMI
4 1 (1.27%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.27%) Handset
4 1 (1.27%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.19%) Windows
2 6 (7.59%) Windows 7
3 5 (6.33%) Windows XP
4 3 (3.80%) Linux
5 1 (1.27%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (100.00%) ITIL
2 30 (37.97%) Service Management
3 22 (27.85%) Configuration Management
4 21 (26.58%) ITIL V3
5 14 (17.72%) Service Delivery
6 13 (16.46%) ITSM
7 12 (15.19%) PRINCE2
8 10 (12.66%) Project Management
9 9 (11.39%) Technical Architecture
9 9 (11.39%) Supplier Management
9 9 (11.39%) Customer Engagement
10 8 (10.13%) Asset Management
11 7 (8.86%) Problem Management
12 6 (7.59%) Incident Management
13 5 (6.33%) PRINCE
14 4 (5.06%) Continuous Improvement
15 3 (3.80%) TOGAF
15 3 (3.80%) Validation
15 3 (3.80%) Performance Management
16 2 (2.53%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.39%) JavaScript
2 4 (5.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (35.44%) Security Cleared
2 13 (16.46%) SC Cleared
2 13 (16.46%) DV Cleared
3 11 (13.92%) Degree
4 6 (7.59%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.80%) MOS
6 1 (1.27%) CCNA
6 1 (1.27%) MCSE
6 1 (1.27%) MCP
6 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.27%) PMP
6 1 (1.27%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.27%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (8.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.27%) KVM
Systems Management
1 18 (22.78%) HP UCMDB
2 5 (6.33%) WMI
Vendors
1 27 (34.18%) Microsoft
2 22 (27.85%) HP
3 12 (15.19%) ServiceNow
4 10 (12.66%) Remedy
5 9 (11.39%) BMC
6 6 (7.59%) Serena
7 5 (6.33%) Borland
8 3 (3.80%) Avaya
9 2 (2.53%) Dell
10 1 (1.27%) Cisco
10 1 (1.27%) Apple
10 1 (1.27%) VMware
10 1 (1.27%) Fujitsu
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