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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library Version 2
Rank 594 596 558
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -38
Contract jobs citing ITIL V2 35 19 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.070% 0.037% 0.068%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.084% 0.046% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 12 22
Median daily rate £508 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.87% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £219 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £626 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 - £315
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
41433 41340 38406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.05% 79.98% 78.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 27617 27390 24287
Median daily rate £448 £420 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.54% +4.34%
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 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 956 1081 1104
Median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £52.19 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +11 25 £550 +37.50% 1
South East - 4 £353 -
East of England +21 2 £485 -
East Midlands - 2 - - 2
South West - 1 £325 - 1
ITIL V2
UK

ITIL V2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 69 (100.00%) ITIL
2 40 (57.97%) ITIL V3
3 37 (53.62%) PRINCE2
4 34 (49.28%) Finance
5 30 (43.48%) Project Management
6 28 (40.58%) SC Cleared
6 28 (40.58%) Security Cleared
7 25 (36.23%) Service Design
8 24 (34.78%) Service Delivery
9 18 (26.09%) Service Management
10 17 (24.64%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (21.74%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 14 (20.29%) COBIT
12 14 (20.29%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
12 14 (20.29%) TOGAF
13 13 (18.84%) Zachman Framework
13 13 (18.84%) Mentoring
14 12 (17.39%) MS Office
15 11 (15.94%) Configuration Management
15 11 (15.94%) MBCS
15 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (14.49%) Degree
17 9 (13.04%) Management Information System
17 9 (13.04%) PRINCE
17 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
17 9 (13.04%) PMI Certification
17 9 (13.04%) Windows
17 9 (13.04%) SharePoint
18 8 (11.59%) Data Centre

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 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.70%) CMS
3 3 (4.35%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.90%) IIS
4 2 (2.90%) JBoss
Applications
1 12 (17.39%) MS Office
2 4 (5.80%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) Internet
1 5 (7.25%) Intranet
2 2 (2.90%) LDAP
2 2 (2.90%) SSL
2 2 (2.90%) VPN
3 1 (1.45%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.45%) Firewall
3 1 (1.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.90%) DB2
2 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (8.70%) StarTeam
General
1 34 (49.28%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (40.58%) Architect
1 28 (40.58%) Service Architect
2 14 (20.29%) Analyst
3 10 (14.49%) ITIL Service Architect
4 7 (10.14%) IT Manager
4 7 (10.14%) IT Services Manager
4 7 (10.14%) Support Analyst
5 6 (8.70%) Service Manager
6 5 (7.25%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (7.25%) Technical Support
6 5 (7.25%) Technical Support Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.80%) Release Manager
7 4 (5.80%) Service Transition Manager
7 4 (5.80%) Transition Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Change and Release Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Change Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Developer
8 3 (4.35%) ITIL Manager
8 3 (4.35%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.25%) Web Services
2 3 (4.35%) SOAP
3 2 (2.90%) Ajax
3 2 (2.90%) COM
3 2 (2.90%) CSS
3 2 (2.90%) HTML
3 2 (2.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.04%) Management Information System
3 8 (11.59%) Data Centre
4 6 (8.70%) CMDB
4 6 (8.70%) Data Structures
4 6 (8.70%) PMI
5 2 (2.90%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.45%) iPad
6 1 (1.45%) iPhone
6 1 (1.45%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.04%) Windows
2 5 (7.25%) Windows 7
2 5 (7.25%) Windows 8
3 3 (4.35%) Unix
4 1 (1.45%) AIX
4 1 (1.45%) Linux
4 1 (1.45%) Solaris
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (100.00%) ITIL
2 40 (57.97%) ITIL V3
3 37 (53.62%) PRINCE2
4 30 (43.48%) Project Management
5 25 (36.23%) Service Design
6 24 (34.78%) Service Delivery
7 18 (26.09%) Service Management
8 17 (24.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (20.29%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 14 (20.29%) TOGAF
10 13 (18.84%) Mentoring
10 13 (18.84%) Zachman Framework
11 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (15.94%) Configuration Management
12 9 (13.04%) PRINCE
13 7 (10.14%) Change Management
13 7 (10.14%) Time Management
14 6 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
14 6 (8.70%) Change Control
14 6 (8.70%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.25%) C
2 2 (2.90%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.90%) Jython
2 2 (2.90%) SQL
3 1 (1.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (40.58%) SC Cleared
1 28 (40.58%) Security Cleared
2 11 (15.94%) MBCS
3 10 (14.49%) Degree
4 9 (13.04%) PMI Certification
5 8 (11.59%) CAPM
6 5 (7.25%) PMP
7 4 (5.80%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.45%) MBA
8 1 (1.45%) MCP
8 1 (1.45%) MCSE
8 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.74%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 14 (20.29%) COBIT
3 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) WMI
2 5 (7.25%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (1.45%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.45%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.70%) Borland
2 6 (8.70%) Serena
2 6 (8.70%) ServiceNow
3 5 (7.25%) HP
4 3 (4.35%) Oracle
5 2 (2.90%) BMC
5 2 (2.90%) Cisco
5 2 (2.90%) LANDesk
5 2 (2.90%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (2.90%) Remedy
5 2 (2.90%) SAP
5 2 (2.90%) Siebel
5 2 (2.90%) Sybase
6 1 (1.45%) Avaya
6 1 (1.45%) F5
6 1 (1.45%) Kaspersky
6 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.45%) Sophos
6 1 (1.45%) Sun