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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 396 372 377
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +5
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 193 217 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.42% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.56% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 143 82
Average daily rate
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£340 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £514 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £359 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.16% -10.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £42.25 £43.75 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.42% +113.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.18 £42.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-36.05% +209.09%
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
38718 38644 32529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.48% 75.21% 74.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 24517 24337 19918
Average daily rate £423 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1106 1127 1038
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.24 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -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 17 April 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 17 April 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
South East +5 80 £313 -16.66% 13
London -38 57 £375 -6.25% 12
West Midlands -11 15 £340 +38.77% 5
East of England +22 12 £370 +55.78% 6
East Midlands +13 11 £385 +28.33% 1
North West -13 5 - - 3
Yorkshire -23 5 £425 +6.91% 1
South West -18 4 £235 -38.96% 3
North East - 3 £200 - 1
Midlands - - - -
ITIL V3
UK

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 376 (100.00%) ITIL
2 135 (35.90%) Service Management
3 97 (25.80%) Microsoft
4 90 (23.94%) Security Cleared
5 78 (20.74%) Windows
6 75 (19.95%) Project Management
7 74 (19.68%) Service Delivery
8 70 (18.62%) SC Cleared
9 60 (15.96%) SLA
10 59 (15.69%) Cisco
11 54 (14.36%) PRINCE2
12 53 (14.10%) MS Office
13 51 (13.56%) Change Management
14 49 (13.03%) Microsoft Certification
15 48 (12.77%) Finance
16 47 (12.50%) Incident Management
17 46 (12.23%) ITSM
17 46 (12.23%) Cisco Certification
18 45 (11.97%) UNIX
19 44 (11.70%) MS Excel
20 41 (10.90%) Stakeholder Management
20 41 (10.90%) Oracle
21 40 (10.64%) Active Directory
22 38 (10.11%) CCNA
23 37 (9.84%) HP
24 36 (9.57%) Problem Management
25 34 (9.04%) Configuration Management
26 31 (8.24%) Windows Server 2008
27 30 (7.98%) Remedy
27 30 (7.98%) LAN

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 22 (5.85%) MS Exchange
2 15 (3.99%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (1.60%) Lync
4 6 (1.60%) IIS
5 5 (1.33%) Office Communications Server
6 4 (1.06%) Oracle Application Server
6 4 (1.06%) SAS
7 3 (0.80%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.80%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.53%) Node.js
9 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.27%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.27%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.27%) Apache
Applications
1 53 (14.10%) MS Office
2 44 (11.70%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.86%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.06%) MS Project
5 2 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.27%) SPSS
6 1 (0.27%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 20 (5.32%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (2.39%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (2.13%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (1.60%) assyst
5 4 (1.06%) FLEXCUBE
6 1 (0.27%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.27%) Remedy AR System
6 1 (0.27%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.06%) Office 365
2 2 (0.53%) SaaS
3 1 (0.27%) PaaS
3 1 (0.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.98%) LAN
2 28 (7.45%) Firewall
3 20 (5.32%) TCP/IP
4 18 (4.79%) DNS
5 17 (4.52%) WAN
6 13 (3.46%) SAN
6 13 (3.46%) SNMP
7 12 (3.19%) OSPF
7 12 (3.19%) Multicast
8 11 (2.93%) BGP
9 9 (2.39%) Network Security
9 9 (2.39%) Structured Cabling
10 7 (1.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 7 (1.86%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (1.86%) VPN
11 6 (1.60%) TACACS
11 6 (1.60%) FWSM
12 5 (1.33%) Wireless
12 5 (1.33%) Internet
13 4 (1.06%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (5.85%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.46%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (2.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (2.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (2.39%) Oracle ODI
4 9 (2.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (2.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (2.39%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.13%) Oracle Database
6 6 (1.60%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.53%) DTS
9 1 (0.27%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.27%) MS Access
9 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.27%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (0.27%) Big Data
9 1 (0.27%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 17 (4.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (2.93%) Hudson
3 9 (2.39%) Oracle Forms
4 8 (2.13%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.60%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.33%) Toad
7 4 (1.06%) Subversion
8 2 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.53%) ClearCase
8 2 (0.53%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.27%) JIRA
9 1 (0.27%) ClearQuest
General
1 48 (12.77%) Finance
2 19 (5.05%) Telecoms
3 17 (4.52%) Banking
4 15 (3.99%) Marketing
5 12 (3.19%) Spanish Language
6 8 (2.13%) Legal
7 5 (1.33%) Law
8 4 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.06%) Billing
9 3 (0.80%) Local Government
9 3 (0.80%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.53%) Retail
10 2 (0.53%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.53%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.53%) German Language
11 1 (0.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 65 (17.29%) Analyst
2 42 (11.17%) Service Manager
3 32 (8.51%) Project Manager
4 28 (7.45%) Support Engineer
5 26 (6.91%) Network Engineer
6 25 (6.65%) Architect
7 21 (5.59%) Release Manager
8 20 (5.32%) Support Analyst
9 16 (4.26%) Consultant
10 15 (3.99%) Technical Project Manager
10 15 (3.99%) Developer
10 15 (3.99%) Service Analyst
10 15 (3.99%) Technical Manager
11 12 (3.19%) Network Support
11 12 (3.19%) Team Leader
11 12 (3.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 12 (3.19%) Applications Support
12 10 (2.66%) Configuration Manager
12 10 (2.66%) Network Support Engineer
12 10 (2.66%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.79%) Web Services
2 17 (4.52%) .NET
3 13 (3.46%) ASP.NET
3 13 (3.46%) JSP
4 11 (2.93%) Middleware
5 10 (2.66%) Oracle Fusion
6 9 (2.39%) MDX
7 7 (1.86%) HTML
8 6 (1.60%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 3 (0.80%) CSS
9 3 (0.80%) XML
9 3 (0.80%) XSLT
10 2 (0.53%) JMS
10 2 (0.53%) J2EE
10 2 (0.53%) LINQ
10 2 (0.53%) Spring
10 2 (0.53%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.53%) Struts
10 2 (0.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (0.53%) JavaFX
Miscellaneous
1 27 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.52%) Management Information System
2 17 (4.52%) Computer Science
3 9 (2.39%) Data Structures
4 8 (2.13%) CMDB
5 7 (1.86%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (1.33%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.06%) Thin Client
7 4 (1.06%) Fixed Income
7 4 (1.06%) CESG
7 4 (1.06%) Derivative
7 4 (1.06%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.06%) SWIFT
8 3 (0.80%) Open Source
8 3 (0.80%) User Experience
8 3 (0.80%) PMI
9 2 (0.53%) CESG CLAS
9 2 (0.53%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 78 (20.74%) Windows
2 45 (11.97%) UNIX
3 31 (8.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (6.65%) Linux
5 20 (5.32%) Windows 7
6 19 (5.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (5.05%) Solaris
7 12 (3.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (2.13%) Windows 8
9 6 (1.60%) Windows XP
10 5 (1.33%) Mac OS X
10 5 (1.33%) Android
10 5 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.27%) AIX
12 1 (0.27%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 376 (100.00%) ITIL
2 135 (35.90%) Service Management
3 75 (19.95%) Project Management
4 74 (19.68%) Service Delivery
5 54 (14.36%) PRINCE2
6 51 (13.56%) Change Management
7 47 (12.50%) Incident Management
8 46 (12.23%) ITSM
9 41 (10.90%) Stakeholder Management
10 36 (9.57%) Problem Management
11 34 (9.04%) Configuration Management
12 22 (5.85%) Validation
12 22 (5.85%) Release Management
13 21 (5.59%) Network Design
14 20 (5.32%) Business Intelligence
15 19 (5.05%) Network Management
16 18 (4.79%) Six Sigma
17 16 (4.26%) Supplier Management
18 15 (3.99%) Root Cause Analysis
19 14 (3.72%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 27 (7.18%) SQL
2 12 (3.19%) C#
2 12 (3.19%) Perl
3 9 (2.39%) T-SQL
3 9 (2.39%) X++
3 9 (2.39%) JavaScript
4 6 (1.60%) PowerShell
4 6 (1.60%) Shell Script
5 5 (1.33%) Java
6 3 (0.80%) VBScript
7 2 (0.53%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.53%) Python
7 2 (0.53%) Scala
7 2 (0.53%) Ruby
8 1 (0.27%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.27%) REXX
8 1 (0.27%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.27%) VB
8 1 (0.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 90 (23.94%) Security Cleared
2 70 (18.62%) SC Cleared
3 49 (13.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 46 (12.23%) Cisco Certification
5 38 (10.11%) CCNA
6 29 (7.71%) CCNP
7 24 (6.38%) MCSE
7 24 (6.38%) Degree
8 22 (5.85%) A+ Certification
8 22 (5.85%) PMI Certification
9 19 (5.05%) MCSA
9 19 (5.05%) PMP
10 18 (4.79%) DV Cleared
11 17 (4.52%) Network+ Certification
12 15 (3.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 15 (3.99%) MCITP
13 7 (1.86%) MOS
14 6 (1.60%) CCSE
14 6 (1.60%) MCP
14 6 (1.60%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (15.96%) SLA
2 13 (3.46%) JSP 440
3 7 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.86%) COBIT
4 6 (1.60%) QA
4 6 (1.60%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.80%) BS15000
6 2 (0.53%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.27%) GAMP
7 1 (0.27%) GxP
7 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 40 (10.64%) Active Directory
2 17 (4.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.86%) ProxySG
4 5 (1.33%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.33%) XenApp
5 4 (1.06%) vSphere
6 3 (0.80%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.53%) Xen
7 2 (0.53%) VMware Server
7 2 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.27%) Firmware
8 1 (0.27%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.27%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.27%) Postfix
8 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (3.46%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (1.86%) WhatsUp Gold
3 6 (1.60%) Netcool
4 5 (1.33%) OVSD
4 5 (1.33%) SCOM
4 5 (1.33%) HP UCMDB
5 4 (1.06%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (1.06%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.80%) SCCM
6 3 (0.80%) Control-M
7 1 (0.27%) OpenView
7 1 (0.27%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.27%) WSUS
7 1 (0.27%) CA Endevor
7 1 (0.27%) yum
7 1 (0.27%) Puppet
7 1 (0.27%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 97 (25.80%) Microsoft
2 59 (15.69%) Cisco
3 41 (10.90%) Oracle
4 37 (9.84%) HP
5 30 (7.98%) Remedy
6 24 (6.38%) F5
7 23 (6.12%) VMware
8 19 (5.05%) CheckPoint
9 18 (4.79%) McAfee
10 17 (4.52%) Citrix
10 17 (4.52%) BMC
11 11 (2.93%) IBM
11 11 (2.93%) EMC
12 10 (2.66%) Perforce
13 9 (2.39%) Tableau
14 8 (2.13%) Blue Coat
15 7 (1.86%) Red Hat
16 6 (1.60%) Business Objects
16 6 (1.60%) SAP
17 5 (1.33%) Dell
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