The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 375 417 380
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -37
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 198 138 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.41% 0.30% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.41% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 72 86
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £275 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £503 £514
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £353 £343
% change year-on-year
-0.70% +2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 0 11
Average hourly rate £26.50 - £32.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 - £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 - £94.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 - £32.89
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36184 34070 37593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.46% 73.31% 71.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 22865 21114 22100
Average daily rate £405 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1063 1001 1360
Average hourly rate £24.00 £31.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.84 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
ITIL V3
UK

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL V3 within the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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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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 -20 62 £383 +2.00% 11
South East +23 53 £338 -4.59% 10
South West -11 29 £375 +1.35% 5
East of England +4 24 £265 -37.64% 1
North West +3 11 £313 -10.71%
Yorkshire +11 9 £330 -2.65% 5
West Midlands -16 8 £356 -25.78% 3
East Midlands - - - - 3
ITIL V3
UK

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

1 425 (100.00%) ITIL
2 164 (38.59%) Service Management
3 109 (25.65%) Security Cleared
4 85 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 78 (18.35%) Windows
6 69 (16.24%) Microsoft
7 68 (16.00%) SC Cleared
8 66 (15.53%) Project Management
9 63 (14.82%) Change Management
10 60 (14.12%) SLA
11 59 (13.88%) ITSM
11 59 (13.88%) Finance
12 58 (13.65%) Incident Management
13 57 (13.41%) PRINCE2
14 56 (13.18%) MS Office
15 51 (12.00%) MS Excel
16 49 (11.53%) Configuration Management
17 47 (11.06%) Problem Management
18 44 (10.35%) Active Directory
19 41 (9.65%) UNIX
20 40 (9.41%) Telecoms
21 37 (8.71%) Remedy
22 35 (8.24%) DV Cleared
23 33 (7.76%) HP
23 33 (7.76%) Microsoft Certification
24 32 (7.53%) Management Information System
24 32 (7.53%) ITIL V2
25 30 (7.06%) CMDB
25 30 (7.06%) Degree
26 27 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 18 (4.24%) MS Exchange
2 17 (4.00%) CMS
3 15 (3.53%) SharePoint
4 9 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (1.88%) Lync
6 7 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (1.65%) Tomcat
6 7 (1.65%) SAS
6 7 (1.65%) ColdFusion
6 7 (1.65%) WebLogic
7 6 (1.41%) IIS
7 6 (1.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (1.18%) MQSeries
9 4 (0.94%) IBM Notes
9 4 (0.94%) Railo
10 3 (0.71%) Lotus Domino
10 3 (0.71%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.47%) Apache
12 1 (0.24%) NetWeaver
12 1 (0.24%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 56 (13.18%) MS Office
2 51 (12.00%) MS Excel
3 17 (4.00%) MS Project
4 15 (3.53%) MS Visio
4 15 (3.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (4.47%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (2.12%) Cognos TM1
2 9 (2.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 7 (1.65%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (1.18%) assyst
5 2 (0.47%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.47%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.24%) CSG Singleview
6 1 (0.24%) Maximo
6 1 (0.24%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.41%) Office 365
3 3 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.71%) SaaS
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.47%) Internet
2 15 (3.53%) VPN
3 13 (3.06%) DNS
3 13 (3.06%) LAN
3 13 (3.06%) TCP/IP
4 11 (2.59%) Firewall
4 11 (2.59%) WAN
5 10 (2.35%) SAN
6 8 (1.88%) Intranet
7 7 (1.65%) SNMP
8 6 (1.41%) Wireless
8 6 (1.41%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (1.41%) Network Security
9 5 (1.18%) VoIP
10 4 (0.94%) NAS
10 4 (0.94%) BGP
11 3 (0.71%) iSCSI
11 3 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (0.71%) HTTP
12 2 (0.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.59%) Oracle Database
2 10 (2.35%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.12%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 9 (2.12%) Cognos Metric Studio
4 4 (0.94%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (0.94%) Cognos Report Studio
4 4 (0.94%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (0.94%) Essbase
5 3 (0.71%) MySQL
5 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.24%) DB2
7 1 (0.24%) DTS
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 11 (2.59%) Eclipse
2 8 (1.88%) Git (software)
2 8 (1.88%) Hudson
2 8 (1.88%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.18%) MSI
4 3 (0.71%) Subversion
5 2 (0.47%) JIRA
6 1 (0.24%) Toad
6 1 (0.24%) Dreamweaver
General
1 59 (13.88%) Finance
2 40 (9.41%) Telecoms
3 17 (4.00%) Banking
4 9 (2.12%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.18%) Front Office
5 5 (1.18%) Back Office
6 4 (0.94%) Marketing
6 4 (0.94%) Retail
7 2 (0.47%) Publishing
7 2 (0.47%) Legal
8 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.24%) Automotive
8 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.24%) Billing
8 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.24%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 103 (24.24%) Analyst
2 47 (11.06%) Service Manager
3 38 (8.94%) Service Analyst
4 27 (6.35%) Support Analyst
5 26 (6.12%) Consultant
6 24 (5.65%) Architect
6 24 (5.65%) Service Desk Analyst
7 22 (5.18%) Transition Manager
8 20 (4.71%) Applications Support
9 18 (4.24%) Process Analyst
9 18 (4.24%) Incident Manager
9 18 (4.24%) Service Transition Manager
10 16 (3.76%) Problem Manager
10 16 (3.76%) Project Manager
11 15 (3.53%) Configuration Manager
12 14 (3.29%) Designer
13 12 (2.82%) 2nd Line Support
13 12 (2.82%) Delivery Manager
14 11 (2.59%) Support Engineer
14 11 (2.59%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.76%) Web Services
2 15 (3.53%) JSP
3 7 (1.65%) HTML
3 7 (1.65%) .NET
4 6 (1.41%) CSS
4 6 (1.41%) XML
5 5 (1.18%) XHTML
5 5 (1.18%) Software Packaging
5 5 (1.18%) WCF
5 5 (1.18%) HTML5
5 5 (1.18%) CSS3
6 3 (0.71%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.47%) JDBC
7 2 (0.47%) Middleware
8 1 (0.24%) J2EE
8 1 (0.24%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.24%) Rendezvous
8 1 (0.24%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.24%) Spring
8 1 (0.24%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 32 (7.53%) Management Information System
2 30 (7.06%) CMDB
3 13 (3.06%) Mainframe
4 10 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (1.65%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.41%) Client/Server
6 6 (1.41%) Open Source
7 5 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (1.18%) Market Risk
8 3 (0.71%) Smart Meter
8 3 (0.71%) Blackberry
8 3 (0.71%) Statistics
8 3 (0.71%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.71%) AS400
9 2 (0.47%) PMI
9 2 (0.47%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.24%) Freedom of Information Act
10 1 (0.24%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.24%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.24%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 78 (18.35%) Windows
2 41 (9.65%) UNIX
3 27 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 24 (5.65%) Linux
6 16 (3.76%) Windows XP
7 15 (3.53%) Solaris
8 11 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.18%) MVS
10 4 (0.94%) Android
10 4 (0.94%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.94%) HPUX
11 3 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.47%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.47%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.24%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 425 (100.00%) ITIL
2 164 (38.59%) Service Management
3 85 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 66 (15.53%) Project Management
5 63 (14.82%) Change Management
6 59 (13.88%) ITSM
7 58 (13.65%) Incident Management
8 57 (13.41%) PRINCE2
9 49 (11.53%) Configuration Management
10 47 (11.06%) Problem Management
11 32 (7.53%) ITIL V2
12 27 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
13 21 (4.94%) Business Continuity
14 20 (4.71%) Risk Management
14 20 (4.71%) Release Management
14 20 (4.71%) Root Cause Analysis
15 19 (4.47%) Process Management
16 17 (4.00%) Knowledge Management
17 15 (3.53%) CRM
17 15 (3.53%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 24 (5.65%) SQL
2 20 (4.71%) PowerShell
3 9 (2.12%) Java
4 6 (1.41%) JavaScript
5 5 (1.18%) C
5 5 (1.18%) C#
5 5 (1.18%) C++
5 5 (1.18%) VB.NET
5 5 (1.18%) Python
6 3 (0.71%) Shell Script
6 3 (0.71%) Perl
7 2 (0.47%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.24%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 109 (25.65%) Security Cleared
2 68 (16.00%) SC Cleared
3 35 (8.24%) DV Cleared
4 33 (7.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 30 (7.06%) Degree
6 21 (4.94%) ITIL Certification
7 16 (3.76%) MCP
7 16 (3.76%) MCSE
8 11 (2.59%) ISEB
9 9 (2.12%) ISEB Practitioner
10 8 (1.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 8 (1.88%) MCSA
10 8 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (1.65%) MOS
11 7 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 6 (1.41%) MCDST
12 6 (1.41%) CCNA
13 5 (1.18%) CCNP
13 5 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 5 (1.18%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (14.12%) SLA
2 14 (3.29%) COBIT
3 13 (3.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.88%) QA
4 8 (1.88%) ISO 9001
5 5 (1.18%) JSP 440
System Software
1 44 (10.35%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.12%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 5 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (0.94%) XenApp
6 3 (0.71%) NFS
7 1 (0.24%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 18 (4.24%) SCCM
2 9 (2.12%) Backup Exec
3 8 (1.88%) Cisco Prime
4 7 (1.65%) HP UCMDB
5 6 (1.41%) WhatsUp Gold
5 6 (1.41%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (1.41%) WSUS
6 5 (1.18%) AppDNA
6 5 (1.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 4 (0.94%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (0.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.71%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.47%) OpenView
9 2 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.47%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.24%) ARCserve
10 1 (0.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.24%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 69 (16.24%) Microsoft
2 37 (8.71%) Remedy
3 33 (7.76%) HP
4 27 (6.35%) Oracle
5 24 (5.65%) Citrix
6 22 (5.18%) Cisco
7 19 (4.47%) ServiceNow
8 18 (4.24%) VMware
9 14 (3.29%) Sophos
10 13 (3.06%) BMC
11 12 (2.82%) Symantec
11 12 (2.82%) Lumension
12 11 (2.59%) SAP
13 10 (2.35%) Cognos
13 10 (2.35%) McAfee
14 7 (1.65%) IBM
15 6 (1.41%) NetApp
15 6 (1.41%) F5
16 5 (1.18%) EMC
16 5 (1.18%) Sun
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