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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL V3 over the 3 months to 28 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Version 3
Rank 269 277 238
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -39
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 434 450 484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.87% 0.85% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 1.05% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 271 289
Median daily rate £418 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £240 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 26 20
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.10 £15.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.89% +34.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.25 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.70 £37.09 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £37.09 £15.73
% change year-on-year
-58.20% +135.79%
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
41418 42868 40272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.42% 81.15% 77.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 27632 28487 25583
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1049 1180 1121
Median hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% +36.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

ITIL V3
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing ITIL V3 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 September 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL V3 across the England region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

ITIL V3 Hourly Rate Histogram in England

ITIL V3
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 V3 within the England region over the 3 months to 28 September 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 -11 166 £463 +15.62% 17
South East -14 97 £350 -4.10% 17
West Midlands +8 50 £250 -19.88% 7
East of England +11 27 £325 -4.41%
North West -6 25 £400 -23.80% 6
Yorkshire +14 21 £340 +7.93% 5
North East +1 21 £418 +119.73% 1
South West -9 18 £260 -35.00% 4
East Midlands -11 2 - - 2
ITIL V3
UK

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 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 V3.

1 931 (100.00%) ITIL
2 316 (33.94%) Service Management
3 225 (24.17%) Service Delivery
3 225 (24.17%) Security Cleared
4 217 (23.31%) Windows
5 191 (20.52%) Microsoft
6 178 (19.12%) Finance
7 164 (17.62%) ITSM
8 160 (17.19%) SC Cleared
9 150 (16.11%) PRINCE2
10 148 (15.90%) Cisco
10 148 (15.90%) Change Management
11 146 (15.68%) Active Directory
12 138 (14.82%) Project Management
12 138 (14.82%) Service Design
13 137 (14.72%) Firewall
14 129 (13.86%) SLA
15 125 (13.43%) Incident Management
16 121 (13.00%) Agile Software Development
17 118 (12.67%) Problem Management
18 111 (11.92%) Configuration Management
19 108 (11.60%) Degree
20 106 (11.39%) HP
20 106 (11.39%) Stakeholder Management
20 106 (11.39%) VMware
21 105 (11.28%) Oracle
22 102 (10.96%) MS Excel
23 101 (10.85%) Management Information System
24 95 (10.20%) Linux
25 94 (10.10%) VMware Infrastructure

ITIL V3
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 44 (4.73%) SharePoint
2 41 (4.40%) IIS
3 29 (3.11%) Apache
4 28 (3.01%) MS Exchange
5 22 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2010
6 18 (1.93%) IBM Notes
6 18 (1.93%) iPlanet
6 18 (1.93%) WebLogic
7 16 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 11 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
8 11 (1.18%) Skype for Business
9 9 (0.97%) JBoss
10 8 (0.86%) MQSeries
10 8 (0.86%) OpenStack
10 8 (0.86%) Tomcat
11 7 (0.75%) WebSphere
12 5 (0.54%) WebLogic Portal
12 5 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (0.32%) Mule
13 3 (0.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 102 (10.96%) MS Excel
2 92 (9.88%) MS Office
3 23 (2.47%) MS Project
4 17 (1.83%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 29 (3.11%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.32%) BASE24
3 3 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.32%) Primavera
3 3 (0.32%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.21%) ION MarketView
4 2 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.21%) RMDS
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 42 (4.51%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (4.08%) Office 365
3 30 (3.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (2.36%) Cloud Computing
4 22 (2.36%) IaaS
5 19 (2.04%) SaaS
6 7 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (0.75%) Google Apps
7 6 (0.64%) HP Helion
7 6 (0.64%) PaaS
8 2 (0.21%) Rackspace Cloud
9 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.11%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.11%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.11%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.11%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 137 (14.72%) Firewall
2 70 (7.52%) DNS
3 62 (6.66%) WAN
4 50 (5.37%) LAN
5 44 (4.73%) BIG-IP
6 43 (4.62%) DHCP
7 37 (3.97%) LDAP
8 35 (3.76%) Internet
9 31 (3.33%) Network Security
9 31 (3.33%) TCP/IP
10 29 (3.11%) SAN
11 26 (2.79%) SSL
12 25 (2.69%) Cisco ASA
13 24 (2.58%) VPN
13 24 (2.58%) Wireless
14 23 (2.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 21 (2.26%) Wi-Fi
16 19 (2.04%) BGP
16 19 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
17 17 (1.83%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (5.59%) SQL Server
2 30 (3.22%) Oracle Database
3 13 (1.40%) BusinessObjects
3 13 (1.40%) DB2
4 12 (1.29%) QlikView
5 10 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (0.86%) Oracle BI EE
6 8 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (0.75%) Big Data
7 7 (0.75%) MySQL
7 7 (0.75%) Relational Database
7 7 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (0.64%) SAP BI
9 5 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
9 5 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.32%) GIS
10 3 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 23 (2.47%) Jenkins
2 18 (1.93%) MSI
3 16 (1.72%) JIRA
4 13 (1.40%) Artifactory
5 8 (0.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (0.86%) Subversion
6 5 (0.54%) Selenium
7 4 (0.43%) Cucumber
7 4 (0.43%) JUnit
8 3 (0.32%) Checkstyle
8 3 (0.32%) FindBugs
9 2 (0.21%) Burp Suite
9 2 (0.21%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.21%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.21%) Gradle
9 2 (0.21%) JMeter
9 2 (0.21%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.11%) Maven
10 1 (0.11%) Travis CI
General
1 178 (19.12%) Finance
2 66 (7.09%) Telecoms
3 44 (4.73%) Legal
4 37 (3.97%) Banking
5 27 (2.90%) Retail
6 18 (1.93%) Financial Institution
7 11 (1.18%) Billing
8 10 (1.07%) Law
9 7 (0.75%) Back Office
9 7 (0.75%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.64%) Advertising
10 6 (0.64%) German Language
10 6 (0.64%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.43%) Automotive
11 4 (0.43%) Publishing
12 3 (0.32%) French Language
12 3 (0.32%) Military
13 2 (0.21%) Electronics
13 2 (0.21%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.21%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 162 (17.40%) Analyst
2 143 (15.36%) Architect
3 100 (10.74%) Service Manager
4 66 (7.09%) Service Architect
5 62 (6.66%) Service Analyst
6 48 (5.16%) Project Manager
7 43 (4.62%) Support Analyst
8 42 (4.51%) Delivery Manager
9 40 (4.30%) ITIL Manager
10 36 (3.87%) Services Delivery Manager
11 32 (3.44%) Network Engineer
11 32 (3.44%) Support Engineer
12 30 (3.22%) Consultant
12 30 (3.22%) Service Desk Analyst
13 29 (3.11%) Applications Support
14 28 (3.01%) IT Manager
15 24 (2.58%) Transition Manager
16 23 (2.47%) ITIL Service Manager
17 22 (2.36%) Desktop Support
17 22 (2.36%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (4.40%) Middleware
2 33 (3.54%) Web Services
3 31 (3.33%) HTML
4 27 (2.90%) CSS
5 26 (2.79%) XML
6 23 (2.47%) JSP
7 22 (2.36%) J2EE
8 15 (1.61%) SOAP
9 13 (1.40%) Ajax
9 13 (1.40%) REST
10 11 (1.18%) .NET
11 8 (0.86%) Spring
12 5 (0.54%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 5 (0.54%) XSL
13 4 (0.43%) .NET Framework
13 4 (0.43%) XML Schema
14 3 (0.32%) Entity Framework
14 3 (0.32%) NHibernate
14 3 (0.32%) ODBC
14 3 (0.32%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 101 (10.85%) Management Information System
2 78 (8.38%) Data Centre
3 71 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
3 71 (7.63%) CMDB
4 44 (4.73%) Clustering
5 25 (2.69%) Computer Science
6 20 (2.15%) User Experience
7 19 (2.04%) Blackberry
7 19 (2.04%) Virtual Team
8 18 (1.93%) Data Protection Act
8 18 (1.93%) Smart Meter
9 17 (1.83%) Hedge funds
9 17 (1.83%) PKI
9 17 (1.83%) Public Cloud
10 15 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
10 15 (1.61%) Visualisation
11 13 (1.40%) Freedom of Information
12 11 (1.18%) Fat Client
12 11 (1.18%) Thin Client
13 10 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 217 (23.31%) Windows
2 95 (10.20%) Linux
3 80 (8.59%) Unix
4 73 (7.84%) Windows Server
5 63 (6.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 48 (5.16%) Windows 7
7 43 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 36 (3.87%) AIX
9 31 (3.33%) Solaris
10 16 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (1.29%) SUSE
13 9 (0.97%) Apple iOS
13 9 (0.97%) Oracle Linux
14 8 (0.86%) Mac OS X
14 8 (0.86%) Windows XP
15 7 (0.75%) Android
16 5 (0.54%) Windows 8
17 4 (0.43%) CentOS
17 4 (0.43%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 931 (100.00%) ITIL
2 316 (33.94%) Service Management
3 225 (24.17%) Service Delivery
4 164 (17.62%) ITSM
5 150 (16.11%) PRINCE2
6 148 (15.90%) Change Management
7 138 (14.82%) Project Management
7 138 (14.82%) Service Design
8 125 (13.43%) Incident Management
9 121 (13.00%) Agile Software Development
10 118 (12.67%) Problem Management
11 111 (11.92%) Configuration Management
12 106 (11.39%) Stakeholder Management
13 60 (6.44%) Continuous Improvement
14 50 (5.37%) Release Management
15 49 (5.26%) High Availability
16 45 (4.83%) TOGAF
17 38 (4.08%) Kalman Filter
18 36 (3.87%) ITIL V2
19 35 (3.76%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 72 (7.73%) SQL
2 47 (5.05%) Java
3 44 (4.73%) Perl
4 37 (3.97%) JavaScript
5 32 (3.44%) Bash Shell
6 28 (3.01%) PowerShell
7 27 (2.90%) Python
8 15 (1.61%) Shell Script
9 12 (1.29%) C++
10 9 (0.97%) Korn
10 9 (0.97%) PHP
11 8 (0.86%) C
12 4 (0.43%) C#
12 4 (0.43%) VB
12 4 (0.43%) VBA
13 3 (0.32%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.32%) Ruby
14 2 (0.21%) COBOL
14 2 (0.21%) JCL
15 1 (0.11%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 225 (24.17%) Security Cleared
2 160 (17.19%) SC Cleared
3 108 (11.60%) Degree
4 78 (8.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 66 (7.09%) Cisco Certification
6 53 (5.69%) ITIL Certification
7 45 (4.83%) CISSP
8 42 (4.51%) CCNP
9 34 (3.65%) CCNA
9 34 (3.65%) MCSE
10 27 (2.90%) PMP
11 25 (2.69%) DV Cleared
11 25 (2.69%) MCP
12 23 (2.47%) PMI Certification
13 18 (1.93%) BPSS Clearance
14 17 (1.83%) A+ Certification
15 15 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 14 (1.50%) CISM
16 14 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 13 (1.40%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (13.86%) SLA
2 40 (4.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (2.79%) COBIT
3 26 (2.79%) JSP 440
4 20 (2.15%) QA
5 18 (1.93%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 17 (1.83%) PCI DSS
7 11 (1.18%) Disclosure Scotland
8 7 (0.75%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.32%) GPG13
10 3 (0.32%) ISO27005
10 3 (0.32%) Solvency II
11 2 (0.21%) ISAE 3402
11 2 (0.21%) ISO22301
12 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 1 (0.11%) ISO20022
12 1 (0.11%) ISO27002
System Software
1 146 (15.68%) Active Directory
2 94 (10.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (3.01%) Terminal Services
4 23 (2.47%) vSphere
5 20 (2.15%) Microsoft App-V
6 19 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (1.72%) Hyper-V
8 15 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (0.75%) ProxySG
10 5 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (0.54%) XenApp
11 4 (0.43%) BitLocker
11 4 (0.43%) Firmware
11 4 (0.43%) GPFS
11 4 (0.43%) VMware ESX
12 2 (0.21%) Docker
12 2 (0.21%) HDFS
12 2 (0.21%) NFS
12 2 (0.21%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.11%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 42 (4.51%) SCCM
2 31 (3.33%) Ansible
3 30 (3.22%) OpenView
4 20 (2.15%) Microsoft Clustering
5 19 (2.04%) EMC NetWorker
5 19 (2.04%) SCOM
6 18 (1.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 18 (1.93%) Puppet
6 18 (1.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 17 (1.83%) OPNET
7 17 (1.83%) Perfmon
8 13 (1.40%) WSUS
9 11 (1.18%) HP SIM
10 9 (0.97%) OVSD
10 9 (0.97%) SmoothWall
11 7 (0.75%) HP Data Protector
12 6 (0.64%) Cisco Prime
12 6 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
12 6 (0.64%) NetBackup
13 5 (0.54%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 191 (20.52%) Microsoft
2 148 (15.90%) Cisco
3 106 (11.39%) HP
3 106 (11.39%) VMware
4 105 (11.28%) Oracle
5 73 (7.84%) ServiceNow
6 63 (6.77%) Citrix
7 61 (6.55%) Remedy
8 52 (5.59%) BMC
9 49 (5.26%) F5
10 40 (4.30%) CheckPoint
11 39 (4.19%) Red Hat
12 38 (4.08%) Sun
13 37 (3.97%) Juniper
14 29 (3.11%) SAP
15 23 (2.47%) SolarWinds
16 21 (2.26%) Riverbed
17 20 (2.15%) IBM
18 19 (2.04%) EMC
19 18 (1.93%) BEA
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