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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Version 3
Rank 253 276 234
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -42
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 435 410 508
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.94% 0.82% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.01% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 244 295
Median daily rate £423 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 25 22
Median hourly rate £15.00 £23.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.78% +39.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.96 £18.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £37.09 £29.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.11 £23.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-43.02% +6.97%
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
38449 40754 40404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.86% 81.41% 77.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 25790 26815 26724
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1002 1222 1146
Median hourly rate £28.33 £30.90 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +23.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £48.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

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 5 December 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
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 5 December 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 +11 141 £475 +11.76% 14
South East +5 107 £420 +5.00% 14
North West +22 43 £450 -10.00% 4
North East -11 35 £410 +5.80% 3
West Midlands -16 34 £375 -16.66% 6
South West +10 33 £375 - 4
Yorkshire +1 13 £375 +14.50% 4
East Midlands 0 13 £400 +33.33% 2
East of England -14 13 £180 -43.75% 5
ITIL V3
UK

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 877 (100.00%) ITIL
2 304 (34.66%) Service Management
3 207 (23.60%) Security Cleared
4 176 (20.07%) Service Delivery
4 176 (20.07%) Microsoft
5 164 (18.70%) PRINCE2
6 161 (18.36%) Windows
7 158 (18.02%) SC Cleared
8 157 (17.90%) ITSM
9 150 (17.10%) Finance
10 143 (16.31%) Service Design
11 138 (15.74%) Agile Software Development
12 126 (14.37%) Project Management
13 121 (13.80%) Change Management
14 115 (13.11%) Cisco
14 115 (13.11%) Incident Management
15 105 (11.97%) SLA
16 97 (11.06%) Configuration Management
17 94 (10.72%) Problem Management
18 93 (10.60%) Management Information System
19 92 (10.49%) Active Directory
20 90 (10.26%) Firewall
21 88 (10.03%) Degree
22 83 (9.46%) Linux
23 82 (9.35%) MS Excel
24 77 (8.78%) Stakeholder Management
25 75 (8.55%) MS Office
25 75 (8.55%) CMDB
25 75 (8.55%) ServiceNow
26 72 (8.21%) Telecoms

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 33 (3.76%) SharePoint
2 22 (2.51%) IIS
3 21 (2.39%) Apache
4 19 (2.17%) MS Exchange
5 14 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (1.48%) WebLogic
7 12 (1.37%) JBoss
8 11 (1.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 10 (1.14%) IBM Notes
9 10 (1.14%) iPlanet
10 9 (1.03%) Skype for Business
10 9 (1.03%) Tomcat
11 7 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (0.68%) MQSeries
13 4 (0.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 4 (0.46%) WebSphere
14 3 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (0.34%) Tuxedo
14 3 (0.34%) WebLogic Portal
14 3 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 82 (9.35%) MS Excel
2 75 (8.55%) MS Office
3 30 (3.42%) MS Project
4 11 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 30 (3.42%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.34%) Primavera
3 3 (0.34%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.23%) ION MarketView
4 2 (0.23%) RMDS
4 2 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.11%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 23 (2.62%) Cloud Computing
2 22 (2.51%) IaaS
2 22 (2.51%) Office 365
2 22 (2.51%) SaaS
3 20 (2.28%) PaaS
4 14 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.23%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.11%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.11%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 90 (10.26%) Firewall
2 44 (5.02%) DNS
3 39 (4.45%) Wi-Fi
4 35 (3.99%) WAN
5 32 (3.65%) LAN
6 30 (3.42%) BIG-IP
7 29 (3.31%) Internet
8 28 (3.19%) DHCP
9 26 (2.96%) Network Security
10 25 (2.85%) Cisco ASA
11 23 (2.62%) VPN
11 23 (2.62%) Wireless
12 22 (2.51%) VoIP
13 21 (2.39%) LTE
13 21 (2.39%) VoLTE
14 19 (2.17%) SAN
15 18 (2.05%) SSL
16 17 (1.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 16 (1.82%) BGP
17 16 (1.82%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (4.33%) SQL Server
2 22 (2.51%) Oracle Database
3 19 (2.17%) MySQL
3 19 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (1.03%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 9 (1.03%) Oracle BI EE
5 9 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (0.80%) QlikView
7 7 (0.80%) Relational Database
8 6 (0.68%) Big Data
8 6 (0.68%) DB2
9 5 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.34%) GIS
12 2 (0.23%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 18 (2.05%) JIRA
2 11 (1.25%) MSI
2 11 (1.25%) Subversion
3 9 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (0.91%) Artifactory
5 7 (0.80%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.46%) Checkstyle
6 4 (0.46%) Cucumber
6 4 (0.46%) FindBugs
6 4 (0.46%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.46%) JUnit
6 4 (0.46%) Selenium
7 3 (0.34%) Gradle
8 2 (0.23%) CA Gen
8 2 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.11%) Burp Suite
9 1 (0.11%) JMeter
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 150 (17.10%) Finance
2 72 (8.21%) Telecoms
3 37 (4.22%) Banking
4 23 (2.62%) Legal
5 17 (1.94%) Retail
6 12 (1.37%) Billing
6 12 (1.37%) Financial Institution
7 7 (0.80%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.68%) German Language
8 6 (0.68%) Investment Banking
8 6 (0.68%) Marketing
9 5 (0.57%) Advertising
9 5 (0.57%) Aerospace
9 5 (0.57%) Local Government
10 4 (0.46%) Automotive
10 4 (0.46%) Law
11 3 (0.34%) Electronics
12 2 (0.23%) Back Office
12 2 (0.23%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 164 (18.70%) Analyst
2 119 (13.57%) Architect
3 106 (12.09%) Service Manager
4 64 (7.30%) Service Analyst
5 61 (6.96%) Project Manager
6 54 (6.16%) Service Architect
7 38 (4.33%) Support Analyst
8 37 (4.22%) Delivery Manager
9 35 (3.99%) ITIL Manager
10 34 (3.88%) Service Desk Analyst
11 33 (3.76%) Services Delivery Manager
12 31 (3.53%) Transition Manager
13 29 (3.31%) Applications Support
13 29 (3.31%) Consultant
13 29 (3.31%) Service Transition Manager
14 28 (3.19%) Developer
15 25 (2.85%) Designer
15 25 (2.85%) ITIL Service Manager
16 23 (2.62%) Incident Manager
17 22 (2.51%) ITIL Service Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (4.90%) Web Services
2 31 (3.53%) Middleware
3 29 (3.31%) XML
4 26 (2.96%) SOAP
5 22 (2.51%) REST
6 16 (1.82%) CSS
7 15 (1.71%) XSL
8 14 (1.60%) .NET
8 14 (1.60%) J2EE
8 14 (1.60%) XML Schema
9 13 (1.48%) JSP
10 10 (1.14%) HTML
11 8 (0.91%) Ajax
11 8 (0.91%) AngularJS
11 8 (0.91%) Spring
11 8 (0.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (0.57%) .NET Framework
13 4 (0.46%) Entity Framework
13 4 (0.46%) Hibernate
13 4 (0.46%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 93 (10.60%) Management Information System
2 75 (8.55%) CMDB
3 72 (8.21%) Data Centre
4 71 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (2.62%) Clustering
5 23 (2.62%) Virtual Team
6 17 (1.94%) Computer Science
7 16 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (1.82%) User Experience
8 15 (1.71%) Smart Meter
8 15 (1.71%) Visualisation
9 12 (1.37%) Blackberry
10 10 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
11 9 (1.03%) Fat Client
11 9 (1.03%) Thin Client
12 8 (0.91%) Data Integration
12 8 (0.91%) Data Protection Act
12 8 (0.91%) Replication
13 7 (0.80%) Hedge funds
13 7 (0.80%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 161 (18.36%) Windows
2 83 (9.46%) Linux
3 61 (6.96%) Unix
4 59 (6.73%) Windows Server
5 43 (4.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 33 (3.76%) Windows 7
7 28 (3.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (2.62%) AIX
9 20 (2.28%) Solaris
10 18 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (1.25%) SUSE
12 8 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (0.80%) Android
13 7 (0.80%) Oracle Linux
14 5 (0.57%) Windows Vista
15 4 (0.46%) Apple iOS
15 4 (0.46%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.46%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.34%) CentOS
16 3 (0.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 877 (100.00%) ITIL
2 304 (34.66%) Service Management
3 176 (20.07%) Service Delivery
4 164 (18.70%) PRINCE2
5 157 (17.90%) ITSM
6 143 (16.31%) Service Design
7 138 (15.74%) Agile Software Development
8 126 (14.37%) Project Management
9 121 (13.80%) Change Management
10 115 (13.11%) Incident Management
11 97 (11.06%) Configuration Management
12 94 (10.72%) Problem Management
13 77 (8.78%) Stakeholder Management
14 63 (7.18%) Continuous Improvement
15 57 (6.50%) Release Management
16 51 (5.82%) Process Improvement
17 44 (5.02%) Disaster Recovery
18 39 (4.45%) DevOps
19 36 (4.10%) Migration
20 32 (3.65%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 65 (7.41%) SQL
2 45 (5.13%) JavaScript
3 43 (4.90%) Java
4 23 (2.62%) Perl
5 15 (1.71%) Bash Shell
6 10 (1.14%) C++
6 10 (1.14%) PHP
7 8 (0.91%) Korn
7 8 (0.91%) Python
7 8 (0.91%) Shell Script
8 7 (0.80%) C
9 6 (0.68%) PowerShell
10 5 (0.57%) C#
11 4 (0.46%) VB
12 2 (0.23%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.23%) Ruby
12 2 (0.23%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.23%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.11%) VB6
13 1 (0.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 207 (23.60%) Security Cleared
2 158 (18.02%) SC Cleared
3 88 (10.03%) Degree
4 64 (7.30%) Cisco Certification
5 54 (6.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 38 (4.33%) ITIL Certification
7 36 (4.10%) CCNP
8 35 (3.99%) CISSP
9 32 (3.65%) CCNA
10 26 (2.96%) MCSE
11 21 (2.39%) DV Cleared
12 20 (2.28%) PMP
13 16 (1.82%) PMI Certification
14 15 (1.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 13 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 12 (1.37%) CISA
16 12 (1.37%) ISEB
17 11 (1.25%) CCIE
17 11 (1.25%) ISSAP
18 10 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (11.97%) SLA
2 30 (3.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (2.74%) QA
4 21 (2.39%) JSP 440
5 9 (1.03%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.91%) COBIT
7 5 (0.57%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.34%) Disclosure Scotland
8 3 (0.34%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.23%) BS25999
9 2 (0.23%) GPG13
9 2 (0.23%) ISO22301
10 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.11%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.11%) ISO20022
10 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 92 (10.49%) Active Directory
2 57 (6.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (2.28%) Terminal Services
4 15 (1.71%) Microsoft App-V
5 14 (1.60%) vSphere
6 10 (1.14%) BitLocker
6 10 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (0.80%) ProxySG
9 6 (0.68%) XenApp
10 4 (0.46%) Docker
11 3 (0.34%) Hyper-V
11 3 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.23%) Firmware
12 2 (0.23%) HDFS
12 2 (0.23%) NFS
12 2 (0.23%) Samba
12 2 (0.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 1 (0.11%) iptables
13 1 (0.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 35 (3.99%) SCCM
2 22 (2.51%) OpenView
3 17 (1.94%) Puppet
4 16 (1.82%) Microsoft Clustering
5 15 (1.71%) SCOM
6 13 (1.48%) Ansible
7 12 (1.37%) OPNET
8 11 (1.25%) EMC NetWorker
8 11 (1.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 10 (1.14%) Perfmon
9 10 (1.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 9 (1.03%) OVSD
10 9 (1.03%) WSUS
11 7 (0.80%) NetBackup
12 6 (0.68%) Cisco Prime
12 6 (0.68%) HP SIM
12 6 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
12 6 (0.68%) SmoothWall
13 5 (0.57%) HP Data Protector
14 4 (0.46%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 176 (20.07%) Microsoft
2 115 (13.11%) Cisco
3 75 (8.55%) ServiceNow
4 71 (8.10%) Oracle
5 70 (7.98%) Remedy
6 67 (7.64%) VMware
7 66 (7.53%) HP
8 52 (5.93%) Citrix
9 46 (5.25%) BMC
10 37 (4.22%) F5
11 33 (3.76%) CheckPoint
12 31 (3.53%) SAP
12 31 (3.53%) Sun
13 28 (3.19%) Red Hat
14 22 (2.51%) Ericsson
15 19 (2.17%) EMC
16 17 (1.94%) IBM
16 17 (1.94%) SolarWinds
17 16 (1.82%) CA
18 14 (1.60%) Juniper
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Tyne and Wear
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