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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library Version 2
Rank 575 594 556
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -38
Contract jobs citing ITIL V2 45 24 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.091% 0.048% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.060% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 12 28
Median daily rate £550 £370 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.64% +11.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £228 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £425 £315
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +34.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.44 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.44 - -
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
40710 39911 37758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.40% 79.72% 78.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 27348 26219 24080
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 934 1059 1123
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.21 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 28 June 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 28 June 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
London +8 35 £555 +63.23%
South East -2 6 £351 - 1
East Midlands - 2 - - 1
East of England +11 1 - -
ITIL V2
UK

ITIL V2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 87 (100.00%) ITIL
2 53 (60.92%) ITIL V3
3 52 (59.77%) PRINCE2
4 42 (48.28%) Security Cleared
5 41 (47.13%) SC Cleared
6 34 (39.08%) Finance
7 33 (37.93%) Service Design
8 30 (34.48%) Project Management
9 29 (33.33%) Service Delivery
10 26 (29.89%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (27.59%) MBCS
12 21 (24.14%) Service Management
13 18 (20.69%) Mentoring
14 17 (19.54%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (17.24%) TOGAF
15 15 (17.24%) COBIT
15 15 (17.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 14 (16.09%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
17 13 (14.94%) Zachman Framework
18 11 (12.64%) Configuration Management
18 11 (12.64%) Microsoft
18 11 (12.64%) Data Centre
19 10 (11.49%) Analytical Skills
19 10 (11.49%) Degree
19 10 (11.49%) MS Office
20 9 (10.34%) Web Services
20 9 (10.34%) SharePoint
20 9 (10.34%) PMI Certification
20 9 (10.34%) PRINCE
20 9 (10.34%) Management Information System

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 9 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.90%) CMS
3 4 (4.60%) IIS
3 4 (4.60%) JBoss
3 4 (4.60%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (11.49%) MS Office
2 6 (6.90%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.60%) LDAP
1 4 (4.60%) SSL
1 4 (4.60%) VPN
2 3 (3.45%) Internet
2 3 (3.45%) Intranet
3 1 (1.15%) HTTP
3 1 (1.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.60%) DB2
1 4 (4.60%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (6.90%) StarTeam
General
1 34 (39.08%) Finance
2 2 (2.30%) Banking
3 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (51.72%) Architect
1 45 (51.72%) Service Architect
2 13 (14.94%) Analyst
2 13 (14.94%) ITIL Service Architect
3 9 (10.34%) Service Manager
4 7 (8.05%) IT Manager
4 7 (8.05%) IT Services Manager
5 5 (5.75%) Developer
5 5 (5.75%) ITIL Manager
5 5 (5.75%) Support Analyst
6 4 (4.60%) Consultant
6 4 (4.60%) Project Manager
6 4 (4.60%) Release Manager
6 4 (4.60%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (4.60%) Senior Developer
6 4 (4.60%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 4 (4.60%) Service Analyst
6 4 (4.60%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (4.60%) Technical Leader
6 4 (4.60%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.34%) Web Services
2 5 (5.75%) SOAP
3 4 (4.60%) Ajax
3 4 (4.60%) COM
3 4 (4.60%) CSS
3 4 (4.60%) HTML
3 4 (4.60%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.64%) Data Centre
2 10 (11.49%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (10.34%) Management Information System
4 8 (9.20%) CMDB
5 6 (6.90%) Data Structures
5 6 (6.90%) PMI
6 2 (2.30%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.15%) iPad
7 1 (1.15%) iPhone
7 1 (1.15%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.15%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.20%) Windows
2 4 (4.60%) Unix
3 3 (3.45%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.45%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (100.00%) ITIL
2 53 (60.92%) ITIL V3
3 52 (59.77%) PRINCE2
4 33 (37.93%) Service Design
5 30 (34.48%) Project Management
6 29 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 26 (29.89%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (24.14%) Service Management
9 18 (20.69%) Mentoring
10 17 (19.54%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (17.24%) TOGAF
12 14 (16.09%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
13 13 (14.94%) Zachman Framework
14 11 (12.64%) Configuration Management
15 9 (10.34%) PRINCE
16 7 (8.05%) Time Management
17 6 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
17 6 (6.90%) Change Control
17 6 (6.90%) Data Engineering
17 6 (6.90%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.75%) C
2 4 (4.60%) JavaScript
2 4 (4.60%) Jython
2 4 (4.60%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (48.28%) Security Cleared
2 41 (47.13%) SC Cleared
3 24 (27.59%) MBCS
4 10 (11.49%) Degree
5 9 (10.34%) PMI Certification
6 8 (9.20%) CAPM
7 5 (5.75%) PMP
8 4 (4.60%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.15%) CBAP
9 1 (1.15%) MBA
9 1 (1.15%) MCP
9 1 (1.15%) MCSE
9 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (17.24%) COBIT
1 15 (17.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.15%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (8.05%) HP UCMDB
2 6 (6.90%) WMI
3 1 (1.15%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (12.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.20%) ServiceNow
3 7 (8.05%) HP
4 6 (6.90%) Borland
4 6 (6.90%) Serena
5 4 (4.60%) Oracle
5 4 (4.60%) PeopleSoft
5 4 (4.60%) SAP
5 4 (4.60%) Siebel
5 4 (4.60%) Sybase
6 2 (2.30%) BMC
6 2 (2.30%) LANDesk
6 2 (2.30%) Remedy
7 1 (1.15%) Avaya
7 1 (1.15%) Cisco
7 1 (1.15%) Kaspersky
7 1 (1.15%) Sophos