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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 423 419 441
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +22
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 182 185 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.35% 0.37% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.48% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 105 74
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £247 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 £26.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.73% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £28.25 -
% change year-on-year
-41.59% -
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
40868 38382 35686
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.95% 76.47% 75.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 27032 24152 22151
Average daily rate £425 £410 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1107 1116 1036
Average hourly rate £28.00 £23.00 £31.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -27.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.78 £13.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £46.04 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+22.00% -19.35%

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 5 August 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
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 5 August 2015.

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 5 August 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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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 +18 71 £400 -8.72% 12
South East -18 45 £298 -11.85% 6
West Midlands +12 17 £331 -7.01% 3
South West -16 16 £401 +6.93% 4
East of England -4 15 £413 +55.66% 4
North West -12 11 £375 +20.00% 3
Yorkshire -24 5 £520 +57.57% 3
East Midlands - 2 - - 1
North East -18 1 - - 2
ITIL V3
UK

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

1 381 (100.00%) ITIL
2 146 (38.32%) Service Management
3 93 (24.41%) Microsoft
4 90 (23.62%) Security Cleared
5 85 (22.31%) Project Management
6 79 (20.73%) Windows
7 71 (18.64%) ITSM
8 62 (16.27%) Service Delivery
9 61 (16.01%) Finance
9 61 (16.01%) MS Office
10 57 (14.96%) SLA
10 57 (14.96%) Change Management
11 54 (14.17%) SC Cleared
12 50 (13.12%) Microsoft Certification
13 47 (12.34%) PRINCE2
14 44 (11.55%) Active Directory
15 43 (11.29%) Cisco Certification
16 41 (10.76%) CCNA
16 41 (10.76%) MS Excel
17 40 (10.50%) Cisco
17 40 (10.50%) Configuration Management
18 38 (9.97%) SQL
19 37 (9.71%) Stakeholder Management
19 37 (9.71%) Degree
20 36 (9.45%) HP
20 36 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
21 35 (9.19%) LAN
22 33 (8.66%) Problem Management
23 32 (8.40%) Windows Server 2008
24 28 (7.35%) DV Cleared

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 23 (6.04%) SharePoint
2 20 (5.25%) MS Exchange
3 12 (3.15%) IIS
4 8 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (1.57%) Lync
6 4 (1.05%) Oracle Application Server
6 4 (1.05%) SAS
7 3 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (0.79%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (0.52%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.52%) CMS
9 1 (0.26%) LiveLink
9 1 (0.26%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.26%) Apache
9 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.26%) Node.js
9 1 (0.26%) Confluence
9 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 61 (16.01%) MS Office
2 41 (10.76%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.31%) MS Project
4 4 (1.05%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.79%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (2.62%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.05%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.05%) Maximo
3 2 (0.52%) Remedy AR System
3 2 (0.52%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.26%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.31%) Office 365
2 2 (0.52%) SaaS
3 1 (0.26%) PaaS
3 1 (0.26%) GitHub
3 1 (0.26%) IaaS
3 1 (0.26%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 35 (9.19%) LAN
2 25 (6.56%) TCP/IP
3 24 (6.30%) Firewall
4 19 (4.99%) WAN
5 17 (4.46%) DNS
6 12 (3.15%) Intranet
6 12 (3.15%) OSPF
7 11 (2.89%) BGP
8 10 (2.62%) SAN
8 10 (2.62%) Multicast
9 9 (2.36%) SNMP
10 7 (1.84%) VoIP
10 7 (1.84%) Network Security
10 7 (1.84%) Structured Cabling
11 6 (1.57%) Wireless
11 6 (1.57%) DHCP
12 5 (1.31%) ATM
12 5 (1.31%) SNA
12 5 (1.31%) HTTP
12 5 (1.31%) IPX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.46%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (2.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (1.84%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.57%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.79%) EDRMS
8 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.26%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.26%) Cognos Report Studio
9 1 (0.26%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 1 (0.26%) Cognos Metric Studio
9 1 (0.26%) MySQL
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 14 (3.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (1.57%) ClearCase
3 5 (1.31%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.79%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.79%) ClearQuest
4 3 (0.79%) Subversion
5 2 (0.52%) JIRA
5 2 (0.52%) Toad
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
General
1 61 (16.01%) Finance
2 15 (3.94%) Spanish Language
3 13 (3.41%) Legal
4 11 (2.89%) Law
4 11 (2.89%) Banking
5 10 (2.62%) Marketing
6 8 (2.10%) Retail
7 7 (1.84%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.05%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.79%) Billing
9 3 (0.79%) German Language
10 2 (0.52%) Local Government
10 2 (0.52%) Advertising
11 1 (0.26%) Publishing
11 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.26%) Back Office
11 1 (0.26%) Electronics
11 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.26%) French Language
Job Titles
1 77 (20.21%) Analyst
2 48 (12.60%) Service Manager
3 28 (7.35%) Architect
4 25 (6.56%) Project Manager
5 20 (5.25%) Consultant
6 19 (4.99%) Network Engineer
7 17 (4.46%) Service Analyst
8 15 (3.94%) Support Analyst
8 15 (3.94%) Support Engineer
9 14 (3.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 13 (3.41%) Team Leader
11 12 (3.15%) Services Delivery Manager
11 12 (3.15%) Developer
11 12 (3.15%) Configuration Analyst
11 12 (3.15%) Delivery Manager
11 12 (3.15%) ITIL Manager
11 12 (3.15%) IT Services Manager
12 11 (2.89%) Network Support
13 10 (2.62%) Business Analyst
14 9 (2.36%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.46%) JSP
2 16 (4.20%) .NET
3 12 (3.15%) Web Services
4 10 (2.62%) ASP.NET
5 9 (2.36%) MDX
6 5 (1.31%) 802.1X
7 3 (0.79%) Middleware
7 3 (0.79%) SOAP
8 2 (0.52%) XML
8 2 (0.52%) CSS
8 2 (0.52%) J2EE
8 2 (0.52%) REST
8 2 (0.52%) HTML
9 1 (0.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (0.26%) JavaFX
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.26%) X-Windows
9 1 (0.26%) Spring
9 1 (0.26%) Ajax
9 1 (0.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 36 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.77%) Management Information System
3 21 (5.51%) CMDB
4 16 (4.20%) Computer Science
5 11 (2.89%) Data Centre
6 9 (2.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 9 (2.36%) Data Structures
7 6 (1.57%) Performance Metrics
7 6 (1.57%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (1.31%) NHS
9 4 (1.05%) Thin Client
9 4 (1.05%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.05%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.52%) User Experience
10 2 (0.52%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (0.52%) PMI
10 2 (0.52%) CESG
10 2 (0.52%) CESG CLAS
10 2 (0.52%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 79 (20.73%) Windows
2 32 (8.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (6.82%) UNIX
4 21 (5.51%) Linux
5 16 (4.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (4.20%) Windows 7
6 14 (3.67%) Solaris
7 9 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.26%) AIX
9 1 (0.26%) HPUX
9 1 (0.26%) Android
9 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 381 (100.00%) ITIL
2 146 (38.32%) Service Management
3 85 (22.31%) Project Management
4 71 (18.64%) ITSM
5 62 (16.27%) Service Delivery
6 57 (14.96%) Change Management
7 47 (12.34%) PRINCE2
8 40 (10.50%) Configuration Management
9 37 (9.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 33 (8.66%) Problem Management
11 28 (7.35%) Incident Management
12 24 (6.30%) Continuous Improvement
13 20 (5.25%) Six Sigma
14 18 (4.72%) Business Intelligence
14 18 (4.72%) Asset Management
15 16 (4.20%) Network Design
16 14 (3.67%) Release Management
16 14 (3.67%) Network Management
17 13 (3.41%) Agile Software Development
17 13 (3.41%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (9.97%) SQL
2 11 (2.89%) T-SQL
3 10 (2.62%) PowerShell
4 9 (2.36%) C#
4 9 (2.36%) X++
5 7 (1.84%) Java
6 5 (1.31%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.05%) VBScript
8 3 (0.79%) Perl
9 2 (0.52%) C
9 2 (0.52%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.52%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.26%) Ruby
10 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.26%) VB
10 1 (0.26%) VBA
10 1 (0.26%) Python
10 1 (0.26%) REXX
10 1 (0.26%) C++
10 1 (0.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 90 (23.62%) Security Cleared
2 54 (14.17%) SC Cleared
3 50 (13.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 43 (11.29%) Cisco Certification
5 41 (10.76%) CCNA
6 37 (9.71%) Degree
7 28 (7.35%) DV Cleared
8 25 (6.56%) MCSE
9 24 (6.30%) CCNP
9 24 (6.30%) A+ Certification
10 19 (4.99%) MCSA
10 19 (4.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 17 (4.46%) MCITP
12 16 (4.20%) Network+ Certification
13 14 (3.67%) PMI Certification
14 12 (3.15%) PMP
15 10 (2.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 8 (2.10%) MOS
16 8 (2.10%) MCDST
16 8 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (14.96%) SLA
2 17 (4.46%) JSP 440
3 7 (1.84%) QA
3 7 (1.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.57%) COBIT
5 5 (1.31%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.79%) BS15000
7 2 (0.52%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.52%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.26%) GxP
8 1 (0.26%) GAMP
8 1 (0.26%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 44 (11.55%) Active Directory
2 16 (4.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.62%) vSphere
4 9 (2.36%) XenApp
4 9 (2.36%) XenDesktop
5 5 (1.31%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.31%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.52%) Xen
6 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.52%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.26%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.26%) UAG
7 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (4.46%) OVSD
2 10 (2.62%) SCCM
3 9 (2.36%) Cisco Prime
4 7 (1.84%) WhatsUp Gold
5 5 (1.31%) HP UCMDB
6 3 (0.79%) SCOM
6 3 (0.79%) WSUS
6 3 (0.79%) Control-M
6 3 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.52%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.52%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 2 (0.52%) Netcool
8 1 (0.26%) CA Endevor
8 1 (0.26%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.26%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.26%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.26%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.26%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 93 (24.41%) Microsoft
2 40 (10.50%) Cisco
3 36 (9.45%) HP
4 27 (7.09%) Citrix
5 23 (6.04%) VMware
6 21 (5.51%) Oracle
7 18 (4.72%) ServiceNow
8 15 (3.94%) Remedy
9 13 (3.41%) F5
10 9 (2.36%) BMC
10 9 (2.36%) Tableau
11 6 (1.57%) SolarWinds
11 6 (1.57%) EMC
11 6 (1.57%) SAP
11 6 (1.57%) McAfee
11 6 (1.57%) CheckPoint
12 5 (1.31%) Cognos
12 5 (1.31%) Lumension
13 4 (1.05%) Infor
13 4 (1.05%) LANDesk
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Connectus
Rate: £324.07 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £300.00 - £356.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
CPS Group UK
Rate: £325 - 425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
CPS Group
Rate: £325 - 425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
CPS Group UK
Rate: £375 - 425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford
Incite Insight
Rate: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Leading Resolutions
Posted: 6 days ago
Cumbria
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £325 - £425 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £525.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Dependent on experience
Posted: 27 days ago