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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 394 358 362
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +4
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 163 187 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.42% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.56% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 105 78
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £204 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £525 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+22.13% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Average hourly rate £16.50 £45.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.33% +181.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £82.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-80.00% +415.62%
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
34421 33336 29989
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 75.52% 74.76% 72.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 22421 20614 18160
Average daily rate £425 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 921 1049 1240
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £46.30 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 29 January 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
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 29 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 61 £375 - 18
South East -11 47 £425 +25.92% 12
South West -19 13 £375 -16.66% 3
Yorkshire -10 12 £411 +52.31%
West Midlands 0 10 £250 -40.47% 2
East of England +1 9 £308 +41.37% 4
East Midlands - 4 £525 - 1
North West +1 3 £430 - 1
North East - 3 £425 -
Midlands - 1 - -
ITIL V3
UK

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 388 (100.00%) ITIL
2 174 (44.85%) Service Management
3 106 (27.32%) Security Cleared
4 101 (26.03%) Service Delivery
5 88 (22.68%) SC Cleared
6 79 (20.36%) Windows
7 78 (20.10%) Project Management
8 77 (19.85%) Microsoft
9 71 (18.30%) SLA
10 66 (17.01%) Incident Management
11 61 (15.72%) Change Management
12 56 (14.43%) Finance
13 50 (12.89%) Cisco
14 47 (12.11%) Active Directory
14 47 (12.11%) PRINCE2
15 42 (10.82%) ITSM
16 40 (10.31%) Configuration Management
16 40 (10.31%) Problem Management
17 39 (10.05%) Management Information System
17 39 (10.05%) UNIX
17 39 (10.05%) MS Office
18 38 (9.79%) Stakeholder Management
19 37 (9.54%) Oracle
20 36 (9.28%) MS Excel
20 36 (9.28%) Windows Server 2008
21 34 (8.76%) HP
22 32 (8.25%) MS Exchange
23 30 (7.73%) Six Sigma
24 28 (7.22%) Windows Server 2003
24 28 (7.22%) Remedy

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 32 (8.25%) MS Exchange
2 16 (4.12%) IIS
3 14 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2003
4 13 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (2.32%) Apache
6 9 (2.32%) IBM Notes
7 7 (1.80%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.77%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.77%) Lync
8 3 (0.77%) Node.js
8 3 (0.77%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.52%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.26%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.26%) CMS
10 1 (0.26%) JBoss
10 1 (0.26%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 39 (10.05%) MS Office
2 36 (9.28%) MS Excel
3 10 (2.58%) MS Project
4 9 (2.32%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.26%) SPSS
6 1 (0.26%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 16 (4.12%) Remedy ITSM
2 10 (2.58%) assyst
3 9 (2.32%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (1.03%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (1.03%) FLEXCUBE
5 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.26%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.55%) Office 365
2 4 (1.03%) SaaS
3 2 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (6.96%) Firewall
2 23 (5.93%) DNS
3 20 (5.15%) LDAP
4 19 (4.90%) DHCP
5 18 (4.64%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (3.35%) LAN
7 12 (3.09%) WAN
8 11 (2.84%) VPN
9 9 (2.32%) TCP/IP
10 8 (2.06%) Wireless
11 7 (1.80%) FWSM
11 7 (1.80%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 6 (1.55%) SAN
13 5 (1.29%) Network Security
13 5 (1.29%) BGP
14 4 (1.03%) Multicast
14 4 (1.03%) Structured Cabling
14 4 (1.03%) SNMP
14 4 (1.03%) OSPF
14 4 (1.03%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (6.96%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.32%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (2.32%) Oracle ODI
3 6 (1.55%) Relational Database
3 6 (1.55%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (1.29%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.52%) DTS
8 1 (0.26%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.26%) MS Access
8 1 (0.26%) MySQL
8 1 (0.26%) DB2
8 1 (0.26%) SAP BI
8 1 (0.26%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 12 (3.09%) Hudson
2 9 (2.32%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.55%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.29%) Toad
5 4 (1.03%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.77%) Subversion
6 3 (0.77%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.77%) MSI
6 3 (0.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.52%) ClearCase
7 2 (0.52%) JIRA
8 1 (0.26%) PVCS
8 1 (0.26%) ClearQuest
General
1 56 (14.43%) Finance
2 23 (5.93%) Telecoms
3 14 (3.61%) Banking
4 12 (3.09%) Marketing
5 7 (1.80%) Spanish Language
6 5 (1.29%) Local Government
7 4 (1.03%) Legal
8 3 (0.77%) Retail Banking
8 3 (0.77%) Billing
8 3 (0.77%) Retail
8 3 (0.77%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.26%) Advertising
9 1 (0.26%) Electronics
9 1 (0.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 65 (16.75%) Analyst
2 49 (12.63%) Service Manager
3 28 (7.22%) Architect
4 25 (6.44%) Project Manager
4 25 (6.44%) Service Analyst
5 21 (5.41%) Support Analyst
6 19 (4.90%) Release Manager
6 19 (4.90%) Support Engineer
7 14 (3.61%) Consultant
7 14 (3.61%) Network Engineer
8 13 (3.35%) Transition Manager
8 13 (3.35%) Designer
9 12 (3.09%) Service Desk Analyst
9 12 (3.09%) Applications Support
10 11 (2.84%) Delivery Manager
10 11 (2.84%) Service Transition Manager
11 10 (2.58%) Configuration Manager
11 10 (2.58%) Technical Manager
11 10 (2.58%) Infrastructure Designer
12 9 (2.32%) Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (5.93%) JSP
2 18 (4.64%) Middleware
3 15 (3.87%) Web Services
4 9 (2.32%) Oracle Fusion
4 9 (2.32%) .NET
5 8 (2.06%) HTML
6 5 (1.29%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.03%) CSS
7 4 (1.03%) XML
7 4 (1.03%) XSLT
8 3 (0.77%) .NET Framework
8 3 (0.77%) Spring
8 3 (0.77%) LINQ
8 3 (0.77%) JavaFX
8 3 (0.77%) JMS
8 3 (0.77%) Struts
8 3 (0.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (0.52%) Application Packaging
10 1 (0.26%) HTML5
10 1 (0.26%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.05%) Management Information System
2 28 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (4.12%) CMDB
3 16 (4.12%) Computer Science
4 14 (3.61%) Performance Metrics
5 13 (3.35%) CESG
6 10 (2.58%) CESG CLAS
7 8 (2.06%) Blackberry
7 8 (2.06%) RMADS
8 6 (1.55%) Open Source
8 6 (1.55%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (1.29%) Clustering
10 4 (1.03%) PMI
10 4 (1.03%) Fixed Income
10 4 (1.03%) iPhone
10 4 (1.03%) iPad
10 4 (1.03%) SWIFT
10 4 (1.03%) Derivative
10 4 (1.03%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.77%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 79 (20.36%) Windows
2 39 (10.05%) UNIX
3 36 (9.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (7.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (6.96%) Windows 7
6 23 (5.93%) Linux
7 16 (4.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (2.58%) Solaris
9 9 (2.32%) Windows 8
10 8 (2.06%) Mac OS X
10 8 (2.06%) Android
11 7 (1.80%) Windows XP
12 5 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.77%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.52%) AIX
15 1 (0.26%) VME
15 1 (0.26%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 388 (100.00%) ITIL
2 174 (44.85%) Service Management
3 101 (26.03%) Service Delivery
4 78 (20.10%) Project Management
5 66 (17.01%) Incident Management
6 61 (15.72%) Change Management
7 47 (12.11%) PRINCE2
8 42 (10.82%) ITSM
9 40 (10.31%) Configuration Management
9 40 (10.31%) Problem Management
10 38 (9.79%) Stakeholder Management
11 30 (7.73%) Six Sigma
12 24 (6.19%) Release Management
13 21 (5.41%) Validation
14 20 (5.15%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (4.90%) Transition Management
16 18 (4.64%) Knowledge Management
17 15 (3.87%) ITIL V2
18 14 (3.61%) Continuous Improvement
18 14 (3.61%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (6.19%) SQL
2 10 (2.58%) JavaScript
2 10 (2.58%) Perl
3 7 (1.80%) C
4 5 (1.29%) Java
5 4 (1.03%) Shell Script
5 4 (1.03%) C#
6 3 (0.77%) Ruby
6 3 (0.77%) Scala
6 3 (0.77%) Python
6 3 (0.77%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.52%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.26%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.26%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 106 (27.32%) Security Cleared
2 88 (22.68%) SC Cleared
3 26 (6.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (5.93%) Degree
5 20 (5.15%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (5.15%) MCSE
6 17 (4.38%) PMI Certification
7 14 (3.61%) CCNP
7 14 (3.61%) CISSP
8 13 (3.35%) PMP
8 13 (3.35%) MCP
9 10 (2.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 10 (2.58%) DV Cleared
10 9 (2.32%) CCNA
11 6 (1.55%) CCSE
12 5 (1.29%) MOS
12 5 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (1.03%) MCSA
14 3 (0.77%) A+ Certification
15 2 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (18.30%) SLA
2 22 (5.67%) JSP 440
3 17 (4.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (2.84%) QA
5 6 (1.55%) ISO 9001
5 6 (1.55%) COBIT
6 5 (1.29%) BS15000
7 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.26%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 47 (12.11%) Active Directory
2 16 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.32%) Hyper-V
3 9 (2.32%) Terminal Services
4 7 (1.80%) ProxySG
5 3 (0.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (0.77%) vSphere
5 3 (0.77%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.52%) Firmware
6 2 (0.52%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (0.52%) Postfix
6 2 (0.52%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.26%) XenApp
7 1 (0.26%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.26%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (2.06%) OpenView
2 6 (1.55%) Backup Exec
2 6 (1.55%) SCCM
2 6 (1.55%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (1.29%) Tivoli
3 5 (1.29%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (1.03%) Netcool
5 3 (0.77%) HP SIM
5 3 (0.77%) SCOM
5 3 (0.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.52%) yum
7 1 (0.26%) OVSD
7 1 (0.26%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.26%) AppDNA
7 1 (0.26%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 77 (19.85%) Microsoft
2 50 (12.89%) Cisco
3 37 (9.54%) Oracle
4 34 (8.76%) HP
5 28 (7.22%) Remedy
6 22 (5.67%) McAfee
7 19 (4.90%) VMware
8 15 (3.87%) F5
9 14 (3.61%) Citrix
10 13 (3.35%) Juniper
10 13 (3.35%) BMC
10 13 (3.35%) CheckPoint
11 11 (2.84%) Red Hat
12 9 (2.32%) Perforce
12 9 (2.32%) Lotus
12 9 (2.32%) IBM
13 8 (2.06%) Blue Coat
14 7 (1.80%) Lumension
14 7 (1.80%) EMC
15 6 (1.55%) ServiceNow
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