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 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Version 3
Rank 245 268 242
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -26
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 501 424 436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.00% 0.82% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 1.03% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 272 253
Median daily rate £425 £375 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +0.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £231 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 16 30
Median hourly rate £15.50 £17.25 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.14% -5.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.75 £15.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.05 £29.39 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+44.00% +7.14%
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
41405 41278 38388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.00% 79.99% 78.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27604 27297 24281
Median daily rate £450 £420 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.08%
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 950 1073 1105
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 £12.58 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £52.31 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 25 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 +34 203 £500 +25.00% 24
South East -6 106 £350 +7.69% 5
West Midlands +1 51 £388 +14.81% 17
North East -6 51 £418 +39.16% 1
East of England +20 29 £450 +9.09% 5
South West -30 20 £365 -2.66% 8
North West +18 19 £388 +3.33% 6
East Midlands -4 8 £600 +47.42% 1
Yorkshire -27 8 £635 +130.90% 9
ITIL V3
UK

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 981 (100.00%) ITIL
2 317 (32.31%) Service Management
3 230 (23.45%) Security Cleared
4 219 (22.32%) Service Delivery
5 211 (21.51%) Windows
5 211 (21.51%) Microsoft
6 189 (19.27%) PRINCE2
7 171 (17.43%) SC Cleared
8 166 (16.92%) Project Management
9 165 (16.82%) Finance
10 150 (15.29%) Firewall
11 148 (15.09%) Active Directory
12 142 (14.48%) Service Design
13 137 (13.97%) ITSM
14 135 (13.76%) Change Management
14 135 (13.76%) Degree
15 133 (13.56%) Cisco
16 131 (13.35%) Agile Software Development
17 119 (12.13%) VMware
18 118 (12.03%) SLA
19 115 (11.72%) MS Excel
20 106 (10.81%) Management Information System
21 104 (10.60%) HP
22 103 (10.50%) Oracle
22 103 (10.50%) Problem Management
23 102 (10.40%) VMware Infrastructure
23 102 (10.40%) Stakeholder Management
24 98 (9.99%) Incident Management
25 95 (9.68%) MS Office
25 95 (9.68%) Configuration Management

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 55 (5.61%) IIS
2 41 (4.18%) MS Exchange
3 33 (3.36%) SharePoint
4 27 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 25 (2.55%) Apache
6 20 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 18 (1.83%) IBM Notes
8 17 (1.73%) WebLogic
9 16 (1.63%) iPlanet
10 10 (1.02%) Tomcat
11 9 (0.92%) OpenStack
11 9 (0.92%) Skype for Business
12 6 (0.61%) CMS
12 6 (0.61%) MQSeries
12 6 (0.61%) WebSphere
13 5 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
14 4 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
15 3 (0.31%) Confluence
15 3 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 115 (11.72%) MS Excel
2 95 (9.68%) MS Office
3 34 (3.47%) MS Project
4 19 (1.94%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 26 (2.65%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (0.61%) SAP IS-U
3 5 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.31%) BASE24
4 3 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.31%) Primavera
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.10%) ION MarketView
6 1 (0.10%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 35 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (3.06%) Office 365
3 27 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (2.34%) IaaS
5 17 (1.73%) SaaS
6 12 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (0.71%) Google Apps
8 6 (0.61%) HP Helion
8 6 (0.61%) PaaS
9 1 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.10%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.10%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.10%) IBM PureFlex
9 1 (0.10%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.10%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 150 (15.29%) Firewall
2 88 (8.97%) DNS
3 73 (7.44%) WAN
4 63 (6.42%) LAN
5 46 (4.69%) DHCP
5 46 (4.69%) Internet
6 42 (4.28%) BIG-IP
7 37 (3.77%) SSL
7 37 (3.77%) VPN
8 35 (3.57%) LDAP
9 34 (3.47%) TCP/IP
10 32 (3.26%) SAN
11 31 (3.16%) Network Security
12 27 (2.75%) Wireless
13 23 (2.34%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 19 (1.94%) BGP
14 19 (1.94%) Wi-Fi
15 17 (1.73%) Cisco ASA
15 17 (1.73%) HTTP
16 16 (1.63%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (5.10%) SQL Server
2 27 (2.75%) Oracle Database
3 12 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
3 12 (1.22%) DB2
3 12 (1.22%) QlikView
4 9 (0.92%) Oracle BI EE
5 8 (0.82%) Relational Database
6 6 (0.61%) MongoDB
7 5 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (0.41%) Big Data
8 4 (0.41%) SAP BI
8 4 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.31%) GIS
9 3 (0.31%) MySQL
10 2 (0.20%) SAP BW
10 2 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (2.04%) Jenkins
1 20 (2.04%) JIRA
2 19 (1.94%) MSI
3 7 (0.71%) Artifactory
4 5 (0.51%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.31%) HP UFT
5 3 (0.31%) Selenium
5 3 (0.31%) Subversion
6 2 (0.20%) AdminStudio
6 2 (0.20%) Burp Suite
6 2 (0.20%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.20%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.20%) InstallShield
6 2 (0.20%) JMeter
6 2 (0.20%) JUnit
6 2 (0.20%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.10%) FindBugs
7 1 (0.10%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.10%) Travis CI
General
1 165 (16.82%) Finance
2 90 (9.17%) Telecoms
3 44 (4.49%) Legal
4 27 (2.75%) Banking
5 20 (2.04%) Retail
6 19 (1.94%) Financial Institution
7 16 (1.63%) Back Office
8 15 (1.53%) Law
9 9 (0.92%) Publishing
10 6 (0.61%) German Language
10 6 (0.61%) Local Government
10 6 (0.61%) Spanish Language
11 5 (0.51%) Advertising
11 5 (0.51%) Billing
11 5 (0.51%) French Language
11 5 (0.51%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.41%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.41%) Military
12 4 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.31%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 178 (18.14%) Analyst
2 170 (17.33%) Architect
3 105 (10.70%) Service Manager
4 89 (9.07%) Service Architect
5 56 (5.71%) Service Analyst
6 48 (4.89%) Project Manager
7 45 (4.59%) ITIL Manager
8 40 (4.08%) Support Engineer
9 39 (3.98%) Consultant
10 38 (3.87%) Support Analyst
11 34 (3.47%) Network Engineer
12 33 (3.36%) Transition Manager
13 31 (3.16%) Delivery Manager
14 30 (3.06%) Service Transition Manager
14 30 (3.06%) Services Delivery Manager
14 30 (3.06%) Transition Analyst
15 28 (2.85%) Desktop Support
15 28 (2.85%) IT Manager
16 23 (2.34%) ITIL Service Architect
16 23 (2.34%) ITIL Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (4.49%) Middleware
2 32 (3.26%) HTML
3 31 (3.16%) CSS
4 24 (2.45%) J2EE
4 24 (2.45%) XML
5 21 (2.14%) JSP
5 21 (2.14%) Web Services
6 16 (1.63%) Ajax
7 7 (0.71%) SOAP
8 6 (0.61%) .NET
9 5 (0.51%) .NET Framework
9 5 (0.51%) REST
10 4 (0.41%) jQuery
10 4 (0.41%) JSON
10 4 (0.41%) NHibernate
11 3 (0.31%) Castle Windsor
11 3 (0.31%) LINQ
11 3 (0.31%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 3 (0.31%) Servlets
11 3 (0.31%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 106 (10.81%) Management Information System
2 72 (7.34%) Data Centre
3 62 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
4 53 (5.40%) CMDB
5 42 (4.28%) Clustering
6 40 (4.08%) Computer Science
7 31 (3.16%) Smart Meter
8 25 (2.55%) Blackberry
9 19 (1.94%) User Experience
10 17 (1.73%) Hedge funds
11 16 (1.63%) Data Protection Act
11 16 (1.63%) Public Cloud
11 16 (1.63%) Virtual Team
11 16 (1.63%) Visualisation
12 14 (1.43%) Freedom of Information
12 14 (1.43%) PKI
13 13 (1.33%) HACMP
13 13 (1.33%) Mathematics
13 13 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
14 10 (1.02%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 211 (21.51%) Windows
2 87 (8.87%) Linux
3 86 (8.77%) Unix
4 70 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 64 (6.52%) Windows Server
6 50 (5.10%) Windows 7
7 44 (4.49%) AIX
8 37 (3.77%) Solaris
8 37 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (1.63%) Windows XP
11 14 (1.43%) Apple iOS
12 12 (1.22%) CentOS
13 9 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (0.82%) Oracle Linux
14 8 (0.82%) SUSE
14 8 (0.82%) Ubuntu
14 8 (0.82%) Windows 8
15 6 (0.61%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 981 (100.00%) ITIL
2 317 (32.31%) Service Management
3 219 (22.32%) Service Delivery
4 189 (19.27%) PRINCE2
5 166 (16.92%) Project Management
6 142 (14.48%) Service Design
7 137 (13.97%) ITSM
8 135 (13.76%) Change Management
9 131 (13.35%) Agile Software Development
10 103 (10.50%) Problem Management
11 102 (10.40%) Stakeholder Management
12 98 (9.99%) Incident Management
13 95 (9.68%) Configuration Management
14 66 (6.73%) High Availability
15 62 (6.32%) Continuous Improvement
16 61 (6.22%) TOGAF
17 54 (5.50%) ITIL V2
18 47 (4.79%) Release Management
19 40 (4.08%) Mentoring
19 40 (4.08%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 68 (6.93%) SQL
2 39 (3.98%) Perl
3 37 (3.77%) Java
4 34 (3.47%) JavaScript
5 31 (3.16%) PowerShell
6 26 (2.65%) Bash Shell
7 25 (2.55%) Python
8 18 (1.83%) Shell Script
9 8 (0.82%) C
9 8 (0.82%) Korn
10 6 (0.61%) C#
10 6 (0.61%) VB
10 6 (0.61%) VBScript
11 5 (0.51%) C++
12 4 (0.41%) PHP
13 3 (0.31%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.31%) VBA
14 2 (0.20%) COBOL
14 2 (0.20%) JCL
15 1 (0.10%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 230 (23.45%) Security Cleared
2 171 (17.43%) SC Cleared
3 135 (13.76%) Degree
4 84 (8.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 55 (5.61%) Cisco Certification
6 53 (5.40%) ITIL Certification
7 46 (4.69%) CISSP
8 39 (3.98%) MCSE
9 36 (3.67%) CCNP
10 29 (2.96%) CCNA
10 29 (2.96%) DV Cleared
11 25 (2.55%) MCP
12 23 (2.34%) MBCS
12 23 (2.34%) PMI Certification
13 22 (2.24%) PMP
14 21 (2.14%) BPSS Clearance
15 19 (1.94%) CISM
15 19 (1.94%) MCSA
16 17 (1.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 14 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (12.03%) SLA
2 43 (4.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 29 (2.96%) COBIT
4 25 (2.55%) JSP 440
4 25 (2.55%) PCI DSS
5 21 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 15 (1.53%) QA
7 14 (1.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 12 (1.22%) ISO 9001
9 11 (1.12%) Disclosure Scotland
9 11 (1.12%) ISO27005
10 7 (0.71%) ISO22301
11 6 (0.61%) ISAE 3402
12 4 (0.41%) ISO27002
13 3 (0.31%) GPG13
14 2 (0.20%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 148 (15.09%) Active Directory
2 102 (10.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (2.65%) Microsoft App-V
3 26 (2.65%) Terminal Services
4 22 (2.24%) Virtual Machines
5 21 (2.14%) vSphere
6 18 (1.83%) Hyper-V
6 18 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (1.63%) UAG
8 13 (1.33%) GPFS
9 10 (1.02%) XenApp
10 9 (0.92%) ProxySG
11 7 (0.71%) BitLocker
12 6 (0.61%) XenDesktop
13 5 (0.51%) Firmware
13 5 (0.51%) NFS
14 4 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
14 4 (0.41%) Virtual Desktop
14 4 (0.41%) VMware ESX
15 2 (0.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 37 (3.77%) SCCM
2 28 (2.85%) Ansible
3 25 (2.55%) OpenView
4 22 (2.24%) SCOM
5 19 (1.94%) EMC NetWorker
6 18 (1.83%) Microsoft Clustering
6 18 (1.83%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 17 (1.73%) Perfmon
8 16 (1.63%) Puppet
8 16 (1.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 14 (1.43%) OPNET
9 14 (1.43%) OVSD
10 11 (1.12%) HP SIM
11 8 (0.82%) WSUS
12 7 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
13 6 (0.61%) Nagios
13 6 (0.61%) SmoothWall
14 5 (0.51%) Microsoft Intune
15 4 (0.41%) AirWatch
15 4 (0.41%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 211 (21.51%) Microsoft
2 133 (13.56%) Cisco
3 119 (12.13%) VMware
4 104 (10.60%) HP
5 103 (10.50%) Oracle
6 70 (7.14%) Citrix
7 64 (6.52%) Remedy
8 59 (6.01%) ServiceNow
9 48 (4.89%) BMC
9 48 (4.89%) F5
9 48 (4.89%) Red Hat
10 41 (4.18%) Juniper
11 37 (3.77%) CheckPoint
12 32 (3.26%) IBM
13 25 (2.55%) SAP
13 25 (2.55%) SolarWinds
13 25 (2.55%) Sun
14 18 (1.83%) Dell
14 18 (1.83%) Intel Security
14 18 (1.83%) Lotus
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Networkers
Rate: £750 - £751 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harris Global
Rate: Up to £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + 6 month term initailly
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: EXCELLENT
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago