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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 391 404 378
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -26
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 191 140 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.39% 0.30% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.41% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 77 100
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £275 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £484 £514
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £353 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.12% -6.00%
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
36732 34187 37631
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.42% 73.38% 71.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 23130 21200 22120
Average daily rate £407 £412 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £274 £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 1077 979 1380
Average hourly rate £24.00 £31.25 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.20% -2.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £48.84 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
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 30 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 30 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 30 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 -6 61 £383 +2.00% 15
South East +16 54 £338 +12.50% 9
South West -5 27 £375 -5.66% 4
East of England +2 23 £265 -33.75% 1
Yorkshire +11 8 £330 -2.65% 2
North West +7 8 £313 -10.71% 1
West Midlands -15 8 £356 -25.78% 5
North East -14 1 £163 - 3
East Midlands - - - - 4
ITIL V3
UK

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 402 (100.00%) ITIL
2 148 (36.82%) Service Management
3 108 (26.87%) Security Cleared
4 82 (20.40%) Service Delivery
5 78 (19.40%) Windows
6 70 (17.41%) SC Cleared
7 66 (16.42%) Microsoft
8 64 (15.92%) Project Management
9 60 (14.93%) SLA
10 58 (14.43%) Change Management
10 58 (14.43%) ITSM
11 57 (14.18%) Finance
12 56 (13.93%) Incident Management
13 53 (13.18%) PRINCE2
14 48 (11.94%) MS Office
15 46 (11.44%) Configuration Management
16 45 (11.19%) Problem Management
17 44 (10.95%) MS Excel
18 43 (10.70%) Active Directory
19 41 (10.20%) UNIX
20 37 (9.20%) Remedy
21 35 (8.71%) Telecoms
22 34 (8.46%) DV Cleared
23 33 (8.21%) HP
24 32 (7.96%) Management Information System
24 32 (7.96%) ITIL V2
25 31 (7.71%) Microsoft Certification
26 30 (7.46%) CMDB
27 28 (6.97%) Degree
28 26 (6.47%) Oracle

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (4.48%) MS Exchange
2 17 (4.23%) CMS
3 14 (3.48%) SharePoint
4 9 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (1.99%) Lync
6 7 (1.74%) ColdFusion
6 7 (1.74%) WebLogic
6 7 (1.74%) Tomcat
6 7 (1.74%) SAS
6 7 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (1.24%) IIS
8 5 (1.24%) MQSeries
9 4 (1.00%) IBM Notes
9 4 (1.00%) Railo
10 3 (0.75%) Lotus Domino
10 3 (0.75%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.50%) Apache
12 1 (0.25%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.25%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 48 (11.94%) MS Office
2 44 (10.95%) MS Excel
3 15 (3.73%) MS Visio
3 15 (3.73%) MS Project
3 15 (3.73%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (4.73%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (1.99%) Cognos TM1
2 8 (1.99%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 7 (1.74%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (1.24%) assyst
5 2 (0.50%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.50%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.25%) CSG Singleview
6 1 (0.25%) Maximo
6 1 (0.25%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.49%) Office 365
3 3 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.75%) SaaS
4 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.73%) VPN
2 13 (3.23%) LAN
2 13 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 11 (2.74%) Firewall
3 11 (2.74%) Internet
3 11 (2.74%) WAN
3 11 (2.74%) DNS
4 10 (2.49%) SAN
5 8 (1.99%) Intranet
6 7 (1.74%) SNMP
7 6 (1.49%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (1.49%) Network Security
8 5 (1.24%) Wireless
8 5 (1.24%) VoIP
9 4 (1.00%) NAS
9 4 (1.00%) BGP
10 3 (0.75%) HTTP
10 3 (0.75%) iSCSI
10 3 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (0.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.74%) Oracle Database
2 8 (1.99%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.99%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 8 (1.99%) Cognos Metric Studio
3 3 (0.75%) Cognos Report Studio
3 3 (0.75%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (0.75%) Essbase
3 3 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.75%) MySQL
3 3 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (0.75%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 7
5 1 (0.25%) DataStage
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.25%) DTS
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (2.74%) Eclipse
2 8 (1.99%) Git (software)
2 8 (1.99%) Hudson
2 8 (1.99%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.49%) MSI
4 3 (0.75%) Subversion
5 2 (0.50%) JIRA
6 1 (0.25%) Toad
6 1 (0.25%) Dreamweaver
General
1 57 (14.18%) Finance
2 35 (8.71%) Telecoms
3 17 (4.23%) Banking
4 9 (2.24%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.24%) Front Office
5 5 (1.24%) Back Office
6 4 (1.00%) Marketing
7 3 (0.75%) Retail
8 2 (0.50%) Legal
9 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.25%) Publishing
9 1 (0.25%) Automotive
9 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.25%) Billing
9 1 (0.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 97 (24.13%) Analyst
2 46 (11.44%) Service Manager
3 39 (9.70%) Service Analyst
4 27 (6.72%) Consultant
4 27 (6.72%) Support Analyst
5 26 (6.47%) Architect
6 24 (5.97%) Service Desk Analyst
7 21 (5.22%) Applications Support
8 20 (4.98%) Transition Manager
9 18 (4.48%) Service Transition Manager
10 16 (3.98%) Incident Manager
11 15 (3.73%) Configuration Manager
11 15 (3.73%) Process Analyst
11 15 (3.73%) Problem Manager
12 13 (3.23%) Designer
13 12 (2.99%) 2nd Line Support
14 11 (2.74%) Project Manager
14 11 (2.74%) Management Consultant
14 11 (2.74%) Support Engineer
14 11 (2.74%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.23%) JSP
2 16 (3.98%) Web Services
3 7 (1.74%) HTML
3 7 (1.74%) .NET
4 6 (1.49%) CSS
4 6 (1.49%) XML
5 5 (1.24%) XHTML
5 5 (1.24%) HTML5
5 5 (1.24%) CSS3
5 5 (1.24%) WCF
5 5 (1.24%) Software Packaging
6 3 (0.75%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.50%) JDBC
7 2 (0.50%) Middleware
8 1 (0.25%) Rendezvous
8 1 (0.25%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.25%) SOAP
8 1 (0.25%) J2EE
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.25%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 32 (7.96%) Management Information System
2 30 (7.46%) CMDB
3 13 (3.23%) Mainframe
4 10 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (1.49%) Open Source
5 6 (1.49%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (1.24%) Market Risk
6 5 (1.24%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.75%) Blackberry
7 3 (0.75%) AS400
7 3 (0.75%) N-Tier
7 3 (0.75%) Smart Meter
7 3 (0.75%) Statistics
8 2 (0.50%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.50%) PMI
9 1 (0.25%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.25%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.25%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.25%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 78 (19.40%) Windows
2 41 (10.20%) UNIX
3 26 (6.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (6.47%) Windows 7
4 24 (5.97%) Linux
5 17 (4.23%) Windows XP
6 15 (3.73%) Solaris
7 11 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.24%) MVS
9 4 (1.00%) Android
9 4 (1.00%) HPUX
9 4 (1.00%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.50%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.50%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.25%) AIX
12 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 402 (100.00%) ITIL
2 148 (36.82%) Service Management
3 82 (20.40%) Service Delivery
4 64 (15.92%) Project Management
5 58 (14.43%) Change Management
5 58 (14.43%) ITSM
6 56 (13.93%) Incident Management
7 53 (13.18%) PRINCE2
8 46 (11.44%) Configuration Management
9 45 (11.19%) Problem Management
10 32 (7.96%) ITIL V2
11 20 (4.98%) Risk Management
11 20 (4.98%) Business Continuity
12 18 (4.48%) Release Management
13 17 (4.23%) Root Cause Analysis
13 17 (4.23%) Knowledge Management
14 16 (3.98%) Process Management
15 15 (3.73%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (3.73%) Six Sigma
15 15 (3.73%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 23 (5.72%) SQL
2 21 (5.22%) PowerShell
3 9 (2.24%) Java
4 6 (1.49%) JavaScript
5 5 (1.24%) C
5 5 (1.24%) C#
5 5 (1.24%) C++
5 5 (1.24%) VB.NET
5 5 (1.24%) Python
6 3 (0.75%) Shell Script
6 3 (0.75%) Perl
7 2 (0.50%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 108 (26.87%) Security Cleared
2 70 (17.41%) SC Cleared
3 34 (8.46%) DV Cleared
4 31 (7.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 28 (6.97%) Degree
6 19 (4.73%) ITIL Certification
7 16 (3.98%) MCP
7 16 (3.98%) MCSE
8 11 (2.74%) ISEB
9 9 (2.24%) ISEB Practitioner
10 8 (1.99%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (1.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 7 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 7 (1.74%) MOS
12 6 (1.49%) MCDST
12 6 (1.49%) MCSA
12 6 (1.49%) CCNA
13 5 (1.24%) PMI Certification
13 5 (1.24%) CCNP
14 4 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (14.93%) SLA
2 14 (3.48%) COBIT
3 13 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.99%) ISO 9001
5 6 (1.49%) JSP 440
5 6 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 43 (10.70%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.24%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (1.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (1.00%) XenApp
7 3 (0.75%) NFS
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.25%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 19 (4.73%) SCCM
2 9 (2.24%) Backup Exec
3 8 (1.99%) Cisco Prime
4 7 (1.74%) HP UCMDB
5 6 (1.49%) WSUS
5 6 (1.49%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (1.49%) WhatsUp Gold
5 6 (1.49%) AppDNA
6 5 (1.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 4 (1.00%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (1.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.75%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.50%) OpenView
9 2 (0.50%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.25%) ARCserve
10 1 (0.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.25%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 66 (16.42%) Microsoft
2 37 (9.20%) Remedy
3 33 (8.21%) HP
4 26 (6.47%) Oracle
5 24 (5.97%) Citrix
6 22 (5.47%) Cisco
7 18 (4.48%) VMware
8 14 (3.48%) Sophos
9 13 (3.23%) BMC
9 13 (3.23%) ServiceNow
10 12 (2.99%) Lumension
10 12 (2.99%) Symantec
11 11 (2.74%) SAP
12 10 (2.49%) McAfee
13 9 (2.24%) Cognos
14 6 (1.49%) F5
14 6 (1.49%) IBM
14 6 (1.49%) NetApp
15 5 (1.24%) EMC
16 4 (1.00%) Sun
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £400 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Barking, Essex
Agilisys Professional Services Ltd
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum 18 months fixed term
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £480 per day
Posted: 6 days ago