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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ITIL Version 3
UK / England
Rank 249 263 260
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 391 388 386
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.96% 0.83% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 1.02% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 240 241
Median daily rate £463 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £385 £378
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £23.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.13% +39.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.43 £21.88 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.54 £52.86 £36.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £23.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-43.47% -13.20%

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
33605 38158 36500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.39% 81.97% 78.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 22408 25058 23946
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 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 835 1094 976
Median hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 -2 125 £500 +11.11% 25
South East +46 123 £475 +18.75% 15
North West +57 45 £450 +38.46% 3
East Midlands +26 28 £400 -
West Midlands +4 26 £250 -45.94% 8
South West -6 19 £573 +54.72% 5
North East -13 13 £331 -17.18% 2
Yorkshire +3 8 £363 +16.93% 10
East of England -39 2 £286 -13.25% 3
ITIL V3
UK

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 804 (100.00%) ITIL
2 277 (34.45%) Service Management
3 171 (21.27%) Security Cleared
4 168 (20.90%) Microsoft
5 160 (19.90%) PRINCE2
6 151 (18.78%) Service Delivery
7 143 (17.79%) ITSM
8 142 (17.66%) Project Management
9 137 (17.04%) SC Cleared
10 135 (16.79%) Windows
11 129 (16.04%) Finance
12 123 (15.30%) Agile Software Development
13 114 (14.18%) Service Design
14 106 (13.18%) SLA
15 94 (11.69%) Change Management
16 93 (11.57%) Configuration Management
17 92 (11.44%) MS Excel
18 91 (11.32%) Linux
19 90 (11.19%) Incident Management
20 89 (11.07%) Cisco
21 85 (10.57%) Degree
22 84 (10.45%) Management Information System
23 79 (9.83%) ServiceNow
24 78 (9.70%) Remedy
25 75 (9.33%) Telecoms
26 72 (8.96%) Problem Management
27 71 (8.83%) Active Directory
28 69 (8.58%) Data Centre
29 67 (8.33%) Firewall
30 66 (8.21%) Oracle

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 29 (3.61%) SharePoint
2 19 (2.36%) MS Exchange
3 14 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (1.62%) WebLogic
5 12 (1.49%) IIS
5 12 (1.49%) JBoss
6 10 (1.24%) iPlanet
6 10 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
6 10 (1.24%) WebSphere
7 9 (1.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 9 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
8 8 (1.00%) Apache
8 8 (1.00%) MQSeries
9 7 (0.87%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.75%) Skype for Business
11 5 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 4 (0.50%) WebLogic Portal
13 3 (0.37%) NetWeaver
13 3 (0.37%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 92 (11.44%) MS Excel
2 56 (6.97%) MS Office
3 50 (6.22%) MS Project
4 10 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.87%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.12%) Maya
Business Applications
1 26 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.37%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.25%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.25%) ION MarketView
5 2 (0.25%) Primavera
5 2 (0.25%) RMDS
5 2 (0.25%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.12%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.12%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.12%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 31 (3.86%) Cloud Computing
2 26 (3.23%) Office 365
3 22 (2.74%) IaaS
4 20 (2.49%) SaaS
5 19 (2.36%) PaaS
6 17 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
7 13 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.12%) AWS OpsWorks
9 1 (0.12%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.12%) Rackspace Cloud
9 1 (0.12%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 67 (8.33%) Firewall
2 60 (7.46%) Wi-Fi
3 40 (4.98%) WAN
4 36 (4.48%) LAN
5 35 (4.35%) LTE
5 35 (4.35%) VoLTE
6 29 (3.61%) DNS
7 22 (2.74%) MPLS
8 21 (2.61%) VPN
9 19 (2.36%) SAN
9 19 (2.36%) VoIP
9 19 (2.36%) Wireless
10 18 (2.24%) Internet
11 16 (1.99%) BIG-IP
11 16 (1.99%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (1.99%) LDAP
12 14 (1.74%) Network Security
12 14 (1.74%) Unified Communications
13 12 (1.49%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (1.49%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (4.23%) SQL Server
2 28 (3.48%) Oracle Database
3 18 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (2.11%) MySQL
5 13 (1.62%) DB2
5 13 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
7 8 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.50%) Big Data
9 4 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (0.50%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.37%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.37%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.37%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.25%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 13 (1.62%) JIRA
2 11 (1.37%) Subversion
3 10 (1.24%) Jenkins
4 9 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (1.00%) Artifactory
5 8 (1.00%) Git (software)
5 8 (1.00%) Selenium
6 4 (0.50%) Checkstyle
6 4 (0.50%) Cucumber
6 4 (0.50%) FindBugs
6 4 (0.50%) JUnit
6 4 (0.50%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.37%) Gradle
7 3 (0.37%) StarTeam
7 3 (0.37%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (0.25%) CA Gen
8 2 (0.25%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.12%) MSI
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 129 (16.04%) Finance
2 75 (9.33%) Telecoms
3 31 (3.86%) Banking
4 17 (2.11%) Legal
5 13 (1.62%) Retail
6 12 (1.49%) Billing
7 9 (1.12%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.00%) Investment Banking
9 6 (0.75%) Aerospace
9 6 (0.75%) Back Office
10 5 (0.62%) Marketing
11 4 (0.50%) Local Government
11 4 (0.50%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.37%) Law
13 2 (0.25%) Automotive
13 2 (0.25%) Electronics
13 2 (0.25%) German Language
13 2 (0.25%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 125 (15.55%) Analyst
2 122 (15.17%) Architect
3 103 (12.81%) Service Manager
4 72 (8.96%) Project Manager
5 40 (4.98%) Service Analyst
6 39 (4.85%) Service Architect
7 34 (4.23%) Support Analyst
7 34 (4.23%) Voice Project Manager
8 32 (3.98%) Delivery Manager
9 31 (3.86%) Transition Manager
10 30 (3.73%) Developer
10 30 (3.73%) Services Delivery Manager
10 30 (3.73%) Support Engineer
11 29 (3.61%) Applications Support
11 29 (3.61%) ITIL Manager
12 28 (3.48%) IT Manager
13 27 (3.36%) Consultant
13 27 (3.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 26 (3.23%) Service Transition Manager
15 25 (3.11%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (6.09%) Web Services
2 26 (3.23%) XML
3 24 (2.99%) SOAP
4 22 (2.74%) REST
5 21 (2.61%) Middleware
6 16 (1.99%) .NET
6 16 (1.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 15 (1.87%) XSL
8 14 (1.74%) J2EE
8 14 (1.74%) XML Schema
9 12 (1.49%) AngularJS
10 11 (1.37%) JSP
11 9 (1.12%) HTML
12 8 (1.00%) Spring
13 7 (0.87%) CSS
14 5 (0.62%) SAP Basis
15 4 (0.50%) .NET Framework
15 4 (0.50%) Entity Framework
15 4 (0.50%) Hibernate
15 4 (0.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 84 (10.45%) Management Information System
2 69 (8.58%) Data Centre
3 62 (7.71%) CMDB
4 57 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (3.36%) Virtual Team
6 21 (2.61%) Clustering
7 13 (1.62%) Computer Science
7 13 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (1.49%) Smartphone
9 11 (1.37%) Data Integration
10 10 (1.24%) Video Conferencing
11 9 (1.12%) Blackberry
11 9 (1.12%) Visualisation
11 9 (1.12%) Web 2.0
12 8 (1.00%) HP Storage
12 8 (1.00%) Replication
12 8 (1.00%) RSA SecurID
13 7 (0.87%) PKI
13 7 (0.87%) Statistics
13 7 (0.87%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 135 (16.79%) Windows
2 91 (11.32%) Linux
3 64 (7.96%) Unix
4 51 (6.34%) Windows Server
5 38 (4.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (4.23%) Windows 7
7 30 (3.73%) AIX
8 26 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 24 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (2.24%) SUSE
11 17 (2.11%) Oracle Linux
12 16 (1.99%) Solaris
13 11 (1.37%) Android
14 9 (1.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 7 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
16 6 (0.75%) Windows Vista
17 4 (0.50%) Apple iOS
17 4 (0.50%) HPUX
18 3 (0.37%) MVS
18 3 (0.37%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 804 (100.00%) ITIL
2 277 (34.45%) Service Management
3 160 (19.90%) PRINCE2
4 151 (18.78%) Service Delivery
5 143 (17.79%) ITSM
6 142 (17.66%) Project Management
7 123 (15.30%) Agile Software Development
8 114 (14.18%) Service Design
9 94 (11.69%) Change Management
10 93 (11.57%) Configuration Management
11 90 (11.19%) Incident Management
12 72 (8.96%) Problem Management
13 59 (7.34%) Release Management
14 55 (6.84%) Stakeholder Management
15 52 (6.47%) Continuous Improvement
16 50 (6.22%) Disaster Recovery
17 44 (5.47%) DevOps
18 40 (4.98%) SDLC
19 39 (4.85%) TOGAF
19 39 (4.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 42 (5.22%) JavaScript
1 42 (5.22%) SQL
2 38 (4.73%) Java
3 26 (3.23%) Bash Shell
4 20 (2.49%) Perl
5 13 (1.62%) Korn
6 8 (1.00%) C++
6 8 (1.00%) PHP
6 8 (1.00%) Python
7 7 (0.87%) C#
8 6 (0.75%) C
9 5 (0.62%) PowerShell
10 4 (0.50%) Shell Script
10 4 (0.50%) VB
11 3 (0.37%) Ruby
11 3 (0.37%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.37%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.25%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.25%) R
12 2 (0.25%) VB6
Qualifications
1 171 (21.27%) Security Cleared
2 137 (17.04%) SC Cleared
3 85 (10.57%) Degree
4 52 (6.47%) Cisco Certification
5 35 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 33 (4.10%) ITIL Certification
7 28 (3.48%) CCNP
8 26 (3.23%) CCNA
8 26 (3.23%) MCSE
9 24 (2.99%) CISSP
10 13 (1.62%) MCP
11 12 (1.49%) DV Cleared
11 12 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 12 (1.49%) MCSA
12 11 (1.37%) CCIE
12 11 (1.37%) PMP
12 11 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 10 (1.24%) ISEB
13 10 (1.24%) ISSAP
14 9 (1.12%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (13.18%) SLA
2 26 (3.23%) QA
3 19 (2.36%) JSP 440
4 18 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (1.12%) PCI DSS
6 8 (1.00%) COBIT
7 5 (0.62%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
9 3 (0.37%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.25%) BS25999
10 2 (0.25%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.25%) ISO22301
10 2 (0.25%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.12%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.12%) ISO20022
11 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 71 (8.83%) Active Directory
2 54 (6.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (2.36%) vSphere
4 18 (2.24%) Virtual Machines
5 15 (1.87%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (0.87%) BitLocker
7 6 (0.75%) Terminal Services
8 5 (0.62%) Docker
8 5 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (0.62%) XenApp
9 4 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (0.37%) UAG
11 2 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (0.25%) Firmware
11 2 (0.25%) HDFS
11 2 (0.25%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.25%) NFS
11 2 (0.25%) Samba
11 2 (0.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.12%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 31 (3.86%) SCCM
2 30 (3.73%) Puppet
3 21 (2.61%) Ansible
4 15 (1.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 11 (1.37%) OpenView
6 10 (1.24%) EMC NetWorker
7 9 (1.12%) NetBackup
7 9 (1.12%) WSUS
8 7 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (0.87%) Red Hat Satellite
9 6 (0.75%) HP Data Protector
9 6 (0.75%) SCOM
10 5 (0.62%) Microsoft Clustering
10 5 (0.62%) OPNET
11 4 (0.50%) BMC PATROL
11 4 (0.50%) Cisco Prime
11 4 (0.50%) Nessus
11 4 (0.50%) OVSD
12 3 (0.37%) Cisco CUCM
12 3 (0.37%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 168 (20.90%) Microsoft
2 89 (11.07%) Cisco
3 79 (9.83%) ServiceNow
4 78 (9.70%) Remedy
5 66 (8.21%) Oracle
6 63 (7.84%) VMware
7 56 (6.97%) HP
8 36 (4.48%) Ericsson
9 34 (4.23%) BMC
9 34 (4.23%) SAP
10 33 (4.10%) Red Hat
11 30 (3.73%) Sun
12 29 (3.61%) Citrix
13 27 (3.36%) IBM
14 23 (2.86%) F5
15 19 (2.36%) CheckPoint
16 18 (2.24%) EMC
17 12 (1.49%) NetApp
18 11 (1.37%) CA
19 10 (1.24%) BEA
Fareham, Hampshire
Montash
Rate: £600 - £750 per day + Highly Competitive Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Rate: Up to £10 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £380 - £411 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Digital Gurus
Rate: £500 - £550 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Eames Consulting
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £500 to £510 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago