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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 382 379 358
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -21
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 214 184 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.42% 0.39% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.52% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 117 102
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £222 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £550 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.07% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Average hourly rate £14.50 £82.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-82.42% +340.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £24.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £140.50 £48.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
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
37706 35111 32588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.60% 74.22% 72.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 25073 22066 19516
Average daily rate £425 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1051 1076 1369
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.43% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 18 December 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
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 18 December 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 +33 100 £400 +6.66% 24
South East -23 57 £350 +7.69% 8
South West -34 18 £350 - 4
East of England +2 11 £290 +3.11% 1
Yorkshire -15 10 £413 +37.27% 4
East Midlands - 7 £313 - 3
West Midlands -16 6 £314 -26.17% 4
North East - 3 £425 -
North West -11 1 £390 +47.16% 1
Midlands - 1 - -
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UK

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 392 (100.00%) ITIL
2 166 (42.35%) Service Management
3 111 (28.32%) Security Cleared
4 102 (26.02%) Service Delivery
5 91 (23.21%) Windows
6 88 (22.45%) SC Cleared
7 75 (19.13%) SLA
8 74 (18.88%) Incident Management
9 72 (18.37%) Microsoft
10 69 (17.60%) Project Management
11 66 (16.84%) Change Management
12 56 (14.29%) Active Directory
13 55 (14.03%) Finance
14 47 (11.99%) Cisco
15 43 (10.97%) ITSM
15 43 (10.97%) Windows Server 2008
16 42 (10.71%) Problem Management
16 42 (10.71%) Management Information System
16 42 (10.71%) MS Excel
16 42 (10.71%) Oracle
17 40 (10.20%) PRINCE2
17 40 (10.20%) UNIX
18 38 (9.69%) HP
18 38 (9.69%) Configuration Management
19 35 (8.93%) MS Office
20 33 (8.42%) Stakeholder Management
21 30 (7.65%) Six Sigma
21 30 (7.65%) MS Exchange
22 29 (7.40%) Microsoft Certification
22 29 (7.40%) Windows 7

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 30 (7.65%) MS Exchange
2 16 (4.08%) IIS
3 14 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 12 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (2.55%) IBM Notes
5 10 (2.55%) Apache
6 7 (1.79%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.77%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.51%) Lync
8 2 (0.51%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.26%) CMS
9 1 (0.26%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.26%) JBoss
9 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.26%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.26%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (0.26%) Node.js
Applications
1 42 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 35 (8.93%) MS Office
3 10 (2.55%) MS Project
4 8 (2.04%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.26%) SPSS
6 1 (0.26%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 15 (3.83%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (2.30%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (2.04%) assyst
4 4 (1.02%) FLEXCUBE
4 4 (1.02%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.51%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.26%) CSG Singleview
6 1 (0.26%) Maximo
6 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.26%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.53%) Office 365
2 4 (1.02%) SaaS
3 2 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (6.38%) Firewall
2 23 (5.87%) DNS
3 20 (5.10%) DHCP
3 20 (5.10%) LDAP
4 18 (4.59%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (4.08%) LAN
6 14 (3.57%) WAN
7 11 (2.81%) VPN
8 9 (2.30%) Wireless
8 9 (2.30%) TCP/IP
9 8 (2.04%) SAN
10 7 (1.79%) BGP
10 7 (1.79%) FWSM
11 5 (1.28%) SNMP
11 5 (1.28%) Network Security
11 5 (1.28%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (1.28%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 4 (1.02%) TACACS
12 4 (1.02%) OSPF
13 3 (0.77%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (2.30%) Oracle ODI
3 8 (2.04%) Oracle Database
4 6 (1.53%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (1.28%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.51%) DTS
8 2 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.26%) SAP BI
9 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.26%) DataStage
9 1 (0.26%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.26%) MySQL
9 1 (0.26%) DB2
9 1 (0.26%) MS Access
9 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.26%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 12 (3.06%) Hudson
2 9 (2.30%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (2.04%) MSI
4 6 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.28%) Toad
6 4 (1.02%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.02%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (0.77%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.51%) JIRA
8 2 (0.51%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.26%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.26%) PVCS
9 1 (0.26%) Subversion
General
1 55 (14.03%) Finance
2 25 (6.38%) Telecoms
3 14 (3.57%) Banking
4 9 (2.30%) Marketing
5 7 (1.79%) Spanish Language
6 5 (1.28%) Local Government
7 4 (1.02%) Legal
8 3 (0.77%) Retail
8 3 (0.77%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.51%) Billing
10 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.26%) Advertising
10 1 (0.26%) Electronics
10 1 (0.26%) Back Office
10 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 80 (20.41%) Analyst
2 39 (9.95%) Service Manager
3 33 (8.42%) Architect
4 30 (7.65%) Service Analyst
5 20 (5.10%) Support Analyst
6 19 (4.85%) Consultant
7 17 (4.34%) Project Manager
8 16 (4.08%) Support Engineer
9 14 (3.57%) Network Engineer
10 13 (3.32%) Designer
11 11 (2.81%) Transition Manager
11 11 (2.81%) Incident Manager
11 11 (2.81%) Infrastructure Designer
11 11 (2.81%) Service Desk Analyst
12 10 (2.55%) Release Manager
12 10 (2.55%) Process Analyst
13 9 (2.30%) Configuration Manager
13 9 (2.30%) Applications Support
13 9 (2.30%) Team Leader
14 8 (2.04%) Configuration and Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (7.14%) JSP
2 20 (5.10%) Middleware
3 13 (3.32%) Web Services
4 10 (2.55%) Oracle Fusion
5 9 (2.30%) .NET
6 6 (1.53%) HTML
7 5 (1.28%) ASP.NET
8 4 (1.02%) XML
8 4 (1.02%) XSLT
9 3 (0.77%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.77%) LINQ
10 2 (0.51%) Application Packaging
10 2 (0.51%) Software Packaging
10 2 (0.51%) CSS
11 1 (0.26%) Rendezvous
11 1 (0.26%) X-Windows
11 1 (0.26%) Struts
11 1 (0.26%) JMS
11 1 (0.26%) Spring
11 1 (0.26%) JavaFX
Miscellaneous
1 42 (10.71%) Management Information System
2 29 (7.40%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (5.10%) CMDB
4 16 (4.08%) Performance Metrics
5 12 (3.06%) Computer Science
5 12 (3.06%) CESG
6 10 (2.55%) CESG CLAS
7 8 (2.04%) RMADS
7 8 (2.04%) Blackberry
8 6 (1.53%) Open Source
8 6 (1.53%) Data Protection Act
8 6 (1.53%) PMI
9 5 (1.28%) Mainframe
9 5 (1.28%) Clustering
10 4 (1.02%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.02%) iPad
10 4 (1.02%) SWIFT
10 4 (1.02%) iPhone
10 4 (1.02%) Derivative
10 4 (1.02%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 91 (23.21%) Windows
2 43 (10.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (10.20%) UNIX
4 29 (7.40%) Windows 7
5 27 (6.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 26 (6.63%) Linux
7 15 (3.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (3.32%) Solaris
9 9 (2.30%) Windows XP
10 8 (2.04%) Android
11 6 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (1.28%) Mac OS X
12 5 (1.28%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.77%) MVS
13 3 (0.77%) HPUX
13 3 (0.77%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.51%) AIX
15 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.26%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 392 (100.00%) ITIL
2 166 (42.35%) Service Management
3 102 (26.02%) Service Delivery
4 74 (18.88%) Incident Management
5 69 (17.60%) Project Management
6 66 (16.84%) Change Management
7 43 (10.97%) ITSM
8 42 (10.71%) Problem Management
9 40 (10.20%) PRINCE2
10 38 (9.69%) Configuration Management
11 33 (8.42%) Stakeholder Management
12 30 (7.65%) Six Sigma
13 23 (5.87%) Release Management
14 21 (5.36%) Knowledge Management
15 19 (4.85%) Agile Software Development
16 17 (4.34%) E-Commerce
16 17 (4.34%) TOGAF
16 17 (4.34%) Root Cause Analysis
16 17 (4.34%) Transition Management
17 15 (3.83%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 28 (7.14%) SQL
2 10 (2.55%) Perl
3 9 (2.30%) JavaScript
4 8 (2.04%) PowerShell
5 7 (1.79%) C
6 5 (1.28%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.02%) C#
8 3 (0.77%) Java
8 3 (0.77%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.51%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.26%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.26%) PHP
10 1 (0.26%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.26%) Python
10 1 (0.26%) Ruby
10 1 (0.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 111 (28.32%) Security Cleared
2 88 (22.45%) SC Cleared
3 29 (7.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (5.10%) MCSE
6 19 (4.85%) Degree
7 15 (3.83%) CCNP
8 14 (3.57%) CISSP
9 13 (3.32%) MCP
9 13 (3.32%) DV Cleared
10 11 (2.81%) PMI Certification
10 11 (2.81%) CCNA
11 10 (2.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 5 (1.28%) PMP
12 5 (1.28%) ISEB
12 5 (1.28%) MCSA
12 5 (1.28%) MOS
13 4 (1.02%) CCSE
13 4 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (19.13%) SLA
2 20 (5.10%) JSP 440
3 19 (4.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (3.06%) QA
5 8 (2.04%) COBIT
6 5 (1.28%) BS15000
6 5 (1.28%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.26%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 56 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 17 (4.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.30%) Terminal Services
3 9 (2.30%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (1.28%) ProxySG
6 3 (0.77%) vSphere
6 3 (0.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.51%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (0.51%) VMware Server
7 2 (0.51%) Postfix
7 2 (0.51%) XenApp
7 2 (0.51%) Firmware
7 2 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.26%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.26%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 15 (3.83%) SCCM
2 10 (2.55%) OpenView
3 7 (1.79%) Cisco Prime
4 6 (1.53%) AppDNA
4 6 (1.53%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (1.53%) Backup Exec
5 5 (1.28%) Tivoli
6 4 (1.02%) HP SIM
6 4 (1.02%) Netcool
7 3 (0.77%) WSUS
7 3 (0.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (0.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (0.51%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.51%) SCOM
8 2 (0.51%) yum
8 2 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.51%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.51%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (0.26%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 72 (18.37%) Microsoft
2 47 (11.99%) Cisco
3 42 (10.71%) Oracle
4 38 (9.69%) HP
5 24 (6.12%) Remedy
6 22 (5.61%) VMware
7 19 (4.85%) McAfee
8 18 (4.59%) Citrix
9 12 (3.06%) F5
9 12 (3.06%) Juniper
9 12 (3.06%) BMC
10 11 (2.81%) CheckPoint
10 11 (2.81%) ServiceNow
11 10 (2.55%) IBM
11 10 (2.55%) Lotus
11 10 (2.55%) Red Hat
12 9 (2.30%) Perforce
12 9 (2.30%) EMC
12 9 (2.30%) Lumension
13 8 (2.04%) Symantec
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