The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL V3 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 V3 over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 368 374 382
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 215 205 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.43% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.56% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 136 82
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£340 £350 £391
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £169 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £488 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £340 £383
% change year-on-year
-6.61% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £26.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.39% +29.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £26.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-24.52% +103.84%
ITIL V3
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
38159 36293 31313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.26% 75.66% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24612 23297 19186
Average daily rate £415 £400 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -4.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1104 1097 973
Average hourly rate £27.50 £28.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.50% -12.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.79 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

ITIL V3
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL V3 Jobs Demand Trend in England

ITIL V3
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL V3 across the England region.

ITIL V3 Daily Rate Trend in England

ITIL V3
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL V3 across the England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

ITIL V3 Daily Rate Histogram in England

ITIL V3
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 across the England region.

ITIL V3 Hourly Rate Trend in England

ITIL V3
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 V3 within the England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +9 83 £375 -3.84% 19
South East +19 75 £280 -20.00% 8
West Midlands 0 18 £334 +6.80% 2
East of England -8 11 £436 +60.82% 2
North West -19 9 £475 - 5
East Midlands -8 6 £371 +23.50% 1
North East - 5 £195 -
Yorkshire -29 4 £520 +70.49% 4
South West -14 3 £238 -36.66% 3
ITIL V3
UK

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ITIL V3 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 V3.

1 367 (100.00%) ITIL
2 131 (35.69%) Service Management
3 89 (24.25%) Microsoft
3 89 (24.25%) Security Cleared
4 78 (21.25%) Project Management
5 77 (20.98%) Windows
6 73 (19.89%) Service Delivery
7 62 (16.89%) SC Cleared
8 58 (15.80%) MS Office
9 57 (15.53%) ITSM
10 52 (14.17%) SLA
11 51 (13.90%) Cisco
12 49 (13.35%) Microsoft Certification
12 49 (13.35%) PRINCE2
13 48 (13.08%) Change Management
14 44 (11.99%) Cisco Certification
15 42 (11.44%) Stakeholder Management
16 41 (11.17%) CCNA
16 41 (11.17%) Active Directory
16 41 (11.17%) Incident Management
17 38 (10.35%) UNIX
17 38 (10.35%) Finance
18 37 (10.08%) MS Excel
19 36 (9.81%) HP
19 36 (9.81%) Problem Management
19 36 (9.81%) Analytical Skills
20 35 (9.54%) Configuration Management
21 33 (8.99%) Degree
22 31 (8.45%) Oracle
23 28 (7.63%) SQL

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ITIL V3 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 V3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (5.18%) MS Exchange
2 17 (4.63%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.18%) IIS
4 7 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (1.63%) Lync
5 6 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (1.36%) Office Communications Server
7 4 (1.09%) Oracle Application Server
7 4 (1.09%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.09%) SAS
8 3 (0.82%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.82%) Node.js
9 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.27%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 58 (15.80%) MS Office
2 37 (10.08%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.63%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.27%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (4.63%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (1.36%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (1.36%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (1.09%) assyst
4 2 (0.54%) Maximo
4 2 (0.54%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.27%) FLEXCUBE
5 1 (0.27%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.27%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.82%) Office 365
2 2 (0.54%) SaaS
3 1 (0.27%) PaaS
3 1 (0.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 28 (7.63%) LAN
2 23 (6.27%) Firewall
3 22 (5.99%) TCP/IP
4 18 (4.90%) DNS
5 14 (3.81%) WAN
6 13 (3.54%) SAN
6 13 (3.54%) SNMP
6 13 (3.54%) OSPF
7 12 (3.27%) BGP
8 11 (3.00%) Multicast
9 8 (2.18%) Structured Cabling
9 8 (2.18%) Intranet
10 6 (1.63%) TACACS
10 6 (1.63%) Wireless
11 5 (1.36%) Frame Relay
11 5 (1.36%) X.25
11 5 (1.36%) SNA
11 5 (1.36%) Network Security
11 5 (1.36%) Internet
11 5 (1.36%) IPX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.36%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (2.72%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (2.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (2.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (1.91%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.36%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (0.54%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.54%) EDRMS
7 2 (0.54%) DTS
8 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.27%) MySQL
8 1 (0.27%) Big Data
8 1 (0.27%) Cognos Report Studio
8 1 (0.27%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 15 (4.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.36%) Hudson
2 5 (1.36%) Subversion
2 5 (1.36%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.36%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (1.36%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.09%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.27%) Toad
4 1 (0.27%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.27%) JIRA
General
1 38 (10.35%) Finance
2 15 (4.09%) Spanish Language
3 12 (3.27%) Legal
3 12 (3.27%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.27%) Banking
4 11 (3.00%) Marketing
5 10 (2.72%) Law
6 4 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.09%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.82%) Local Government
7 3 (0.82%) German Language
8 2 (0.54%) Retail
8 2 (0.54%) Billing
8 2 (0.54%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.27%) French Language
9 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 63 (17.17%) Analyst
2 42 (11.44%) Service Manager
3 34 (9.26%) Project Manager
4 23 (6.27%) Network Engineer
4 23 (6.27%) Support Engineer
5 19 (5.18%) Release Manager
6 17 (4.63%) Consultant
7 16 (4.36%) Architect
8 15 (4.09%) Technical Project Manager
8 15 (4.09%) Team Leader
8 15 (4.09%) Technical Manager
9 14 (3.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 13 (3.54%) Service Analyst
11 12 (3.27%) Support Analyst
11 12 (3.27%) Developer
12 11 (3.00%) Network Support
13 10 (2.72%) ITIL Manager
14 9 (2.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 9 (2.45%) Network Support Engineer
14 9 (2.45%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.09%) .NET
2 14 (3.81%) JSP
2 14 (3.81%) Web Services
3 11 (3.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (2.45%) MDX
5 7 (1.91%) Middleware
6 6 (1.63%) Oracle Fusion
6 6 (1.63%) HTML
7 3 (0.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (0.82%) JavaFX
7 3 (0.82%) Spring
7 3 (0.82%) CSS
7 3 (0.82%) JMS
7 3 (0.82%) Struts
8 2 (0.54%) J2EE
8 2 (0.54%) X-Windows
8 2 (0.54%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 1 (0.27%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.27%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 36 (9.81%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.63%) Computer Science
3 16 (4.36%) Data Centre
4 13 (3.54%) CMDB
4 13 (3.54%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 9 (2.45%) Data Structures
6 6 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (1.09%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.09%) Thin Client
7 4 (1.09%) CESG
8 3 (0.82%) PMI
8 3 (0.82%) NHS
8 3 (0.82%) User Experience
8 3 (0.82%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.54%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (0.54%) Statistics
9 2 (0.54%) CESG CLAS
10 1 (0.27%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 77 (20.98%) Windows
2 38 (10.35%) UNIX
3 28 (7.63%) Linux
3 28 (7.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (5.45%) Solaris
5 19 (5.18%) Windows 7
6 15 (4.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (2.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.63%) Windows 8
9 5 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.09%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.82%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.54%) Android
12 2 (0.54%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.27%) AIX
13 1 (0.27%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (100.00%) ITIL
2 131 (35.69%) Service Management
3 78 (21.25%) Project Management
4 73 (19.89%) Service Delivery
5 57 (15.53%) ITSM
6 49 (13.35%) PRINCE2
7 48 (13.08%) Change Management
8 42 (11.44%) Stakeholder Management
9 41 (11.17%) Incident Management
10 36 (9.81%) Problem Management
11 35 (9.54%) Configuration Management
12 23 (6.27%) Validation
13 22 (5.99%) Business Intelligence
14 20 (5.45%) Release Management
15 19 (5.18%) Network Management
15 19 (5.18%) Network Design
16 18 (4.90%) Supplier Management
16 18 (4.90%) Continuous Improvement
17 17 (4.63%) Six Sigma
18 15 (4.09%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 28 (7.63%) SQL
2 10 (2.72%) PowerShell
3 9 (2.45%) X++
3 9 (2.45%) T-SQL
3 9 (2.45%) C#
4 8 (2.18%) Perl
5 7 (1.91%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.63%) Java
6 6 (1.63%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.09%) VBScript
8 3 (0.82%) Ruby
8 3 (0.82%) Python
9 2 (0.54%) Scala
10 1 (0.27%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.27%) REXX
10 1 (0.27%) VB
10 1 (0.27%) C
Qualifications
1 89 (24.25%) Security Cleared
2 62 (16.89%) SC Cleared
3 49 (13.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 44 (11.99%) Cisco Certification
5 41 (11.17%) CCNA
6 33 (8.99%) Degree
7 25 (6.81%) CCNP
8 24 (6.54%) A+ Certification
9 23 (6.27%) MCSE
10 22 (5.99%) PMI Certification
11 21 (5.72%) DV Cleared
12 19 (5.18%) PMP
13 18 (4.90%) MCITP
13 18 (4.90%) MCSA
14 16 (4.36%) Network+ Certification
15 13 (3.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 9 (2.45%) MOS
16 9 (2.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 8 (2.18%) MCDST
18 6 (1.63%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (14.17%) SLA
2 14 (3.81%) JSP 440
3 9 (2.45%) COBIT
4 6 (1.63%) QA
4 6 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.82%) BS15000
5 3 (0.82%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.82%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.54%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.27%) GAMP
7 1 (0.27%) GxP
7 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (11.17%) Active Directory
2 14 (3.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.45%) vSphere
4 7 (1.91%) XenApp
4 7 (1.91%) XenDesktop
5 5 (1.36%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.82%) ProxySG
8 2 (0.54%) Xen
8 2 (0.54%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.27%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.27%) Firmware
9 1 (0.27%) Postfix
9 1 (0.27%) UAG
9 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (3.54%) Cisco Prime
2 10 (2.72%) OVSD
3 7 (1.91%) WhatsUp Gold
4 6 (1.63%) Netcool
5 5 (1.36%) SCCM
5 5 (1.36%) SCOM
5 5 (1.36%) HP UCMDB
6 3 (0.82%) Control-M
6 3 (0.82%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.82%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.27%) yum
7 1 (0.27%) Puppet
7 1 (0.27%) WSUS
7 1 (0.27%) CA Endevor
7 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 89 (24.25%) Microsoft
2 51 (13.90%) Cisco
3 36 (9.81%) HP
4 31 (8.45%) Oracle
5 24 (6.54%) Remedy
6 21 (5.72%) F5
7 20 (5.45%) VMware
7 20 (5.45%) Citrix
8 14 (3.81%) BMC
8 14 (3.81%) McAfee
8 14 (3.81%) CheckPoint
9 12 (3.27%) EMC
10 11 (3.00%) ServiceNow
11 9 (2.45%) Tableau
11 9 (2.45%) IBM
12 6 (1.63%) Perforce
13 5 (1.36%) Cognos
14 4 (1.09%) SAP
14 4 (1.09%) Dell
14 4 (1.09%) SolarWinds
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