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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 400 404 382
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -22
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 187 141 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.29% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.39% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 79 127
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£375 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £252 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £381
% change year-on-year
+5.10% -12.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 6
Average hourly rate £21.25 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £17.15 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £28.00 £32.89
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-21.66% -7.69%
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
38954 35940 38894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.26% 74.48% 72.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 24704 22658 22956
Average daily rate £413 £402 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.54% +0.56%
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 £368 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1103 1007 1440
Average hourly rate £23.50 £29.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.96% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +9 79 £442 +7.15% 13
South East +7 43 £340 +8.80% 9
South West -30 16 £350 -3.44% 3
North West +4 13 £325 -7.14% 2
East of England -24 13 £330 -14.83% 11
Yorkshire +7 10 £375 +14.85% 5
West Midlands -13 7 £363 -27.50%
North East -30 5 £175 -2.77% 1
East Midlands - 1 - -
Midlands - - - -
ITIL V3
UK

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 411 (100.00%) ITIL
2 176 (42.82%) Service Management
3 120 (29.20%) Security Cleared
4 85 (20.68%) Service Delivery
5 84 (20.44%) SC Cleared
6 81 (19.71%) Windows
7 72 (17.52%) SLA
8 71 (17.27%) Incident Management
9 66 (16.06%) Project Management
10 57 (13.87%) Active Directory
11 55 (13.38%) Change Management
12 54 (13.14%) Finance
12 54 (13.14%) Problem Management
13 53 (12.90%) Configuration Management
14 51 (12.41%) ITSM
15 50 (12.17%) Microsoft
16 46 (11.19%) HP
17 44 (10.71%) Management Information System
18 42 (10.22%) PRINCE2
19 39 (9.49%) Cisco
20 38 (9.25%) MS Office
20 38 (9.25%) CMDB
21 37 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
22 36 (8.76%) UNIX
23 35 (8.52%) Remedy
24 33 (8.03%) MS Excel
24 33 (8.03%) ITIL V2
25 31 (7.54%) Windows 7
26 30 (7.30%) Degree
27 29 (7.06%) DV Cleared

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 14 (3.41%) IIS
1 14 (3.41%) MS Exchange
2 12 (2.92%) IBM Notes
3 10 (2.43%) Apache
4 9 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (1.95%) CMS
6 6 (1.46%) WebLogic
6 6 (1.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (1.22%) MQSeries
8 4 (0.97%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.97%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.73%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.73%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.24%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.24%) TIBCO EMS
10 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.24%) Lync
10 1 (0.24%) Node.js
10 1 (0.24%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 38 (9.25%) MS Office
2 33 (8.03%) MS Excel
3 15 (3.65%) MS Project
4 14 (3.41%) MS Visio
5 10 (2.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (4.62%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (1.70%) assyst
3 5 (1.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 5 (1.22%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.49%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.24%) CSG Singleview
5 1 (0.24%) Maximo
5 1 (0.24%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.97%) SaaS
1 4 (0.97%) Office 365
2 3 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (6.33%) Firewall
2 22 (5.35%) DNS
3 19 (4.62%) LDAP
4 17 (4.14%) DHCP
5 15 (3.65%) VPN
5 15 (3.65%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (3.41%) LAN
7 10 (2.43%) WAN
7 10 (2.43%) TCP/IP
8 8 (1.95%) SAN
9 7 (1.70%) SNMP
9 7 (1.70%) Network Security
10 6 (1.46%) BGP
11 5 (1.22%) Internet
11 5 (1.22%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (0.97%) Wireless
13 3 (0.73%) Wireshark
13 3 (0.73%) EIGRP
13 3 (0.73%) OSPF
13 3 (0.73%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.43%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.19%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.22%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 5 (1.22%) Cognos Metric Studio
4 3 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.49%) MySQL
6 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.24%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.24%) DB2
6 1 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.24%) DTS
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.24%) DataStage
6 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 7
Development Applications
1 9 (2.19%) MSI
2 3 (0.73%) Subversion
3 2 (0.49%) JIRA
3 2 (0.49%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.24%) Toad
4 1 (0.24%) Git (software)
General
1 54 (13.14%) Finance
2 27 (6.57%) Telecoms
3 16 (3.89%) Banking
4 7 (1.70%) Marketing
5 6 (1.46%) Investment Banking
5 6 (1.46%) Back Office
6 5 (1.22%) Front Office
6 5 (1.22%) Retail
7 3 (0.73%) Legal
8 2 (0.49%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.24%) Local Government
9 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.24%) Publishing
9 1 (0.24%) Automotive
9 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 90 (21.90%) Analyst
2 45 (10.95%) Service Manager
3 37 (9.00%) Service Analyst
4 25 (6.08%) Architect
5 23 (5.60%) Support Analyst
6 22 (5.35%) Service Desk Analyst
7 21 (5.11%) Consultant
8 17 (4.14%) Transition Manager
8 17 (4.14%) Designer
9 16 (3.89%) Problem Manager
10 14 (3.41%) Service Transition Manager
11 13 (3.16%) Applications Support
12 12 (2.92%) Process Analyst
12 12 (2.92%) Project Manager
12 12 (2.92%) Delivery Manager
13 11 (2.68%) Infrastructure Designer
13 11 (2.68%) Configuration Manager
14 10 (2.43%) Support Engineer
14 10 (2.43%) Incident Manager
15 9 (2.19%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (6.57%) JSP
2 10 (2.43%) Middleware
2 10 (2.43%) Web Services
3 7 (1.70%) .NET
4 6 (1.46%) XML
5 5 (1.22%) Software Packaging
5 5 (1.22%) WCF
6 2 (0.49%) CSS
6 2 (0.49%) JDBC
6 2 (0.49%) Hibernate
6 2 (0.49%) HTML
6 2 (0.49%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.24%) SOAP
7 1 (0.24%) Struts
7 1 (0.24%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.24%) Spring
7 1 (0.24%) Ajax
7 1 (0.24%) Java EE
7 1 (0.24%) J2EE
7 1 (0.24%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 44 (10.71%) Management Information System
2 38 (9.25%) CMDB
3 37 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (3.16%) Mainframe
5 12 (2.92%) CESG
5 12 (2.92%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.43%) CESG CLAS
7 8 (1.95%) RMADS
8 5 (1.22%) Market Risk
8 5 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (0.97%) Blackberry
9 4 (0.97%) AS400
9 4 (0.97%) Mathematics
9 4 (0.97%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (0.97%) Open Source
10 3 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.49%) User Experience
11 2 (0.49%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.49%) Clustering
11 2 (0.49%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 81 (19.71%) Windows
2 36 (8.76%) UNIX
3 31 (7.54%) Windows 7
4 24 (5.84%) Linux
5 23 (5.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (4.14%) Solaris
7 15 (3.65%) Windows XP
8 14 (3.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (1.70%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (1.46%) MVS
11 5 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (1.22%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.97%) HPUX
12 4 (0.97%) Android
13 3 (0.73%) AIX
13 3 (0.73%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.49%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.24%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 411 (100.00%) ITIL
2 176 (42.82%) Service Management
3 85 (20.68%) Service Delivery
4 71 (17.27%) Incident Management
5 66 (16.06%) Project Management
6 55 (13.38%) Change Management
7 54 (13.14%) Problem Management
8 53 (12.90%) Configuration Management
9 51 (12.41%) ITSM
10 42 (10.22%) PRINCE2
11 33 (8.03%) ITIL V2
12 27 (6.57%) Six Sigma
12 27 (6.57%) Knowledge Management
13 26 (6.33%) Risk Management
14 25 (6.08%) E-Commerce
15 22 (5.35%) TOGAF
16 18 (4.38%) Root Cause Analysis
17 17 (4.14%) Software Distribution
18 16 (3.89%) Stakeholder Management
18 16 (3.89%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 21 (5.11%) SQL
2 15 (3.65%) PowerShell
3 11 (2.68%) C
4 6 (1.46%) Python
5 5 (1.22%) C#
5 5 (1.22%) C++
5 5 (1.22%) VB.NET
6 4 (0.97%) Java
7 2 (0.49%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.49%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.49%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.24%) Ruby
8 1 (0.24%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.24%) Scala
8 1 (0.24%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 120 (29.20%) Security Cleared
2 84 (20.44%) SC Cleared
3 30 (7.30%) Degree
4 29 (7.06%) DV Cleared
5 18 (4.38%) CISSP
6 16 (3.89%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (2.43%) CCNA
8 10 (2.43%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (2.19%) MOS
9 9 (2.19%) ISEB
10 8 (1.95%) CCNP
10 8 (1.95%) MCSA
11 7 (1.70%) MCP
11 7 (1.70%) ISEB Practitioner
12 5 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 5 (1.22%) MCSE
12 5 (1.22%) PMI Certification
13 4 (0.97%) CISA
13 4 (0.97%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (17.52%) SLA
2 19 (4.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (3.65%) COBIT
3 15 (3.65%) JSP 440
4 6 (1.46%) QA
5 5 (1.22%) BS15000
6 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 57 (13.87%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.19%) Microsoft App-V
3 8 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.95%) Terminal Services
4 5 (1.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (0.97%) XenApp
6 1 (0.24%) vSphere
6 1 (0.24%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.24%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.24%) Postfix
6 1 (0.24%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 17 (4.14%) SCCM
2 9 (2.19%) OpenView
2 9 (2.19%) Cisco Prime
3 7 (1.70%) Tivoli
3 7 (1.70%) AppDNA
3 7 (1.70%) HP UCMDB
4 6 (1.46%) WhatsUp Gold
4 6 (1.46%) WSUS
5 5 (1.22%) EMC NetWorker
5 5 (1.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 4 (0.97%) HP SIM
7 2 (0.49%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (0.24%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.24%) OVSD
8 1 (0.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.24%) YUM
Vendors
1 50 (12.17%) Microsoft
2 46 (11.19%) HP
3 39 (9.49%) Cisco
4 35 (8.52%) Remedy
5 24 (5.84%) Citrix
6 23 (5.60%) Oracle
7 14 (3.41%) BMC
7 14 (3.41%) ServiceNow
8 12 (2.92%) Juniper
8 12 (2.92%) VMware
8 12 (2.92%) Lotus
9 10 (2.43%) Symantec
10 7 (1.70%) F5
11 6 (1.46%) EMC
11 6 (1.46%) Cognos
12 5 (1.22%) IBM
12 5 (1.22%) Red Hat
12 5 (1.22%) Sophos
12 5 (1.22%) Lumension
13 4 (0.97%) McAfee
Hampshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £450.00 - £530.00 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Rate: £175 - £225 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £14.00 - £15.00 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Advanced Resource Managers
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Rate: From £38,500 to £48,000 per annum pro rata + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago