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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 397 426 441
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +15
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 202 160 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.32% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.41% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 94 64
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £483 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +12.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 2
Average hourly rate £16.50 £28.25 £18.22
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.59% +55.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £16.00 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.25 £73.75 £19.64
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
41529 38605 35912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 78.30% 76.37% 75.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 27590 24397 22520
Average daily rate £425 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1128 1085 1024
Average hourly rate £31.00 £24.56 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.22% -18.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +17 72 £425 -4.22% 13
South East -13 50 £298 -5.55% 7
North West -16 26 £525 +37.70% 1
West Midlands +24 21 £325 -13.33% 2
South West -13 12 £401 +6.93% 12
East of England +5 10 £398 +21.83%
East Midlands - 6 £233 - 1
Yorkshire -34 4 £375 +3.44% 3
North East -29 2 - -
ITIL V3
UK

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 410 (100.00%) ITIL
2 165 (40.24%) Service Management
3 99 (24.15%) Project Management
4 95 (23.17%) Microsoft
5 86 (20.98%) Service Delivery
5 86 (20.98%) Security Cleared
6 84 (20.49%) Windows
7 79 (19.27%) Finance
8 76 (18.54%) ITSM
9 65 (15.85%) MS Office
10 63 (15.37%) Change Management
11 56 (13.66%) SLA
12 52 (12.68%) PRINCE2
12 52 (12.68%) SC Cleared
13 45 (10.98%) SQL
13 45 (10.98%) Active Directory
14 42 (10.24%) MS Excel
15 41 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
15 41 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
16 40 (9.76%) Configuration Management
16 40 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
17 39 (9.51%) Problem Management
18 38 (9.27%) Cisco
19 36 (8.78%) Cisco Certification
19 36 (8.78%) Degree
20 33 (8.05%) CCNA
20 33 (8.05%) LAN
21 32 (7.80%) Windows Server 2008
22 31 (7.56%) Continuous Improvement
22 31 (7.56%) HP

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 27 (6.59%) SharePoint
2 22 (5.37%) MS Exchange
3 15 (3.66%) IIS
4 11 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (1.71%) Lync
6 4 (0.98%) Apache
7 3 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (0.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.49%) CMS
8 2 (0.49%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (0.49%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.24%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.24%) SAS
9 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.24%) Confluence
9 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.24%) LiveLink
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.24%) Node.js
Applications
1 65 (15.85%) MS Office
2 42 (10.24%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.46%) MS Project
4 4 (0.98%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.73%) Acrobat
5 3 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (2.68%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (1.46%) SAP SRM
2 6 (1.46%) SAP GRC
3 4 (0.98%) Maximo
4 2 (0.49%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.49%) Remedy AR System
5 1 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.98%) Office 365
2 2 (0.49%) SaaS
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.24%) IaaS
3 1 (0.24%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 33 (8.05%) LAN
2 26 (6.34%) TCP/IP
3 23 (5.61%) Firewall
4 22 (5.37%) WAN
5 18 (4.39%) DNS
6 13 (3.17%) OSPF
7 12 (2.93%) BGP
7 12 (2.93%) SAN
7 12 (2.93%) Intranet
8 10 (2.44%) Multicast
9 9 (2.20%) SNMP
10 8 (1.95%) DHCP
11 7 (1.71%) VoIP
11 7 (1.71%) HTTP
11 7 (1.71%) Network Security
11 7 (1.71%) Structured Cabling
12 6 (1.46%) VPN
13 5 (1.22%) NetScaler
14 4 (0.98%) LDAP
14 4 (0.98%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 9 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (2.20%) Relational Database
3 6 (1.46%) Oracle Database
3 6 (1.46%) SAP BW
4 4 (0.98%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.73%) EDRMS
6 2 (0.49%) SAP BI
6 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.24%) MySQL
7 1 (0.24%) Big Data
7 1 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.24%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.22%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.22%) ClearCase
3 3 (0.73%) ClearQuest
4 2 (0.49%) Subversion
4 2 (0.49%) JIRA
4 2 (0.49%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.49%) Toad
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
General
1 79 (19.27%) Finance
2 12 (2.93%) Law
2 12 (2.93%) Legal
2 12 (2.93%) Banking
3 11 (2.68%) Spanish Language
4 8 (1.95%) Telecoms
4 8 (1.95%) Marketing
5 6 (1.46%) Retail
6 4 (0.98%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.73%) German Language
8 2 (0.49%) Back Office
8 2 (0.49%) Advertising
8 2 (0.49%) Billing
8 2 (0.49%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.49%) Local Government
9 1 (0.24%) Publishing
9 1 (0.24%) Electronics
9 1 (0.24%) French Language
Job Titles
1 90 (21.95%) Analyst
2 61 (14.88%) Service Manager
3 29 (7.07%) Architect
4 26 (6.34%) Service Analyst
5 25 (6.10%) Project Manager
6 21 (5.12%) Consultant
6 21 (5.12%) Support Analyst
7 17 (4.15%) Network Engineer
7 17 (4.15%) Services Delivery Manager
7 17 (4.15%) Delivery Manager
7 17 (4.15%) IT Services Manager
8 14 (3.41%) Applications Manager
8 14 (3.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (3.17%) Applications Support
9 13 (3.17%) ITIL Manager
10 12 (2.93%) Configuration Analyst
11 11 (2.68%) Support Engineer
11 11 (2.68%) Business Analyst
11 11 (2.68%) Team Leader
12 10 (2.44%) Services Delivery Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.88%) JSP
2 16 (3.90%) .NET
3 11 (2.68%) Web Services
4 10 (2.44%) ASP.NET
5 9 (2.20%) MDX
6 3 (0.73%) Middleware
6 3 (0.73%) SOAP
6 3 (0.73%) 802.1X
7 2 (0.49%) HTML
7 2 (0.49%) REST
7 2 (0.49%) Software Packaging
7 2 (0.49%) CSS
7 2 (0.49%) J2EE
7 2 (0.49%) XML
8 1 (0.24%) JMS
8 1 (0.24%) WAP
8 1 (0.24%) JDBC
8 1 (0.24%) JavaFX
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.24%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 40 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (5.61%) CMDB
2 23 (5.61%) Management Information System
3 14 (3.41%) Computer Science
3 14 (3.41%) Data Centre
4 9 (2.20%) Data Structures
5 8 (1.95%) Performance Metrics
6 6 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (1.46%) NHS
7 4 (0.98%) Blackberry
7 4 (0.98%) Visualisation
7 4 (0.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (0.73%) Mobile Payment
8 3 (0.73%) PDA
9 2 (0.49%) Statistics
9 2 (0.49%) PKI
9 2 (0.49%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.49%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.49%) PMI
9 2 (0.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 84 (20.49%) Windows
2 32 (7.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (6.34%) UNIX
4 23 (5.61%) Linux
5 22 (5.37%) Windows 7
6 14 (3.41%) Solaris
6 14 (3.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (2.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (1.71%) Android
10 4 (0.98%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.73%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.49%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 410 (100.00%) ITIL
2 165 (40.24%) Service Management
3 99 (24.15%) Project Management
4 86 (20.98%) Service Delivery
5 76 (18.54%) ITSM
6 63 (15.37%) Change Management
7 52 (12.68%) PRINCE2
8 41 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 40 (9.76%) Configuration Management
10 39 (9.51%) Problem Management
11 31 (7.56%) Continuous Improvement
12 29 (7.07%) Asset Management
13 26 (6.34%) Business Intelligence
14 23 (5.61%) Incident Management
15 22 (5.37%) Supplier Management
15 22 (5.37%) Six Sigma
16 19 (4.63%) Release Management
17 18 (4.39%) Agile Software Development
18 12 (2.93%) Network Management
19 11 (2.68%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 45 (10.98%) SQL
2 11 (2.68%) T-SQL
2 11 (2.68%) JavaScript
3 10 (2.44%) PowerShell
4 9 (2.20%) X++
4 9 (2.20%) C#
5 7 (1.71%) C++
5 7 (1.71%) Java
5 7 (1.71%) Python
6 3 (0.73%) Perl
7 2 (0.49%) VBScript
7 2 (0.49%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.49%) C
7 2 (0.49%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.24%) Ruby
8 1 (0.24%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.24%) VBA
8 1 (0.24%) PHP
Qualifications
1 86 (20.98%) Security Cleared
2 52 (12.68%) SC Cleared
3 41 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 36 (8.78%) Degree
4 36 (8.78%) Cisco Certification
5 33 (8.05%) CCNA
6 25 (6.10%) DV Cleared
7 20 (4.88%) MCSE
7 20 (4.88%) A+ Certification
8 19 (4.63%) CCNP
8 19 (4.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 14 (3.41%) MCSA
10 12 (2.93%) ITIL Certification
10 12 (2.93%) PMI Certification
10 12 (2.93%) Network+ Certification
11 11 (2.68%) MCITP
12 10 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 10 (2.44%) PMP
13 8 (1.95%) MOS
13 8 (1.95%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (13.66%) SLA
2 20 (4.88%) JSP 440
3 7 (1.71%) COBIT
3 7 (1.71%) QA
4 4 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.98%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.49%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.24%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 45 (10.98%) Active Directory
2 18 (4.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.17%) XenDesktop
3 13 (3.17%) XenApp
4 11 (2.68%) vSphere
5 9 (2.20%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (1.22%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.22%) ISA Server
7 4 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.73%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.49%) XenServer
9 2 (0.49%) Xen
9 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.24%) Firmware
10 1 (0.24%) UAG
10 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (3.90%) OVSD
2 15 (3.66%) SCCM
3 9 (2.20%) Cisco Prime
4 7 (1.71%) WhatsUp Gold
5 5 (1.22%) HP UCMDB
6 3 (0.73%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (0.73%) WSUS
7 2 (0.49%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.49%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 2 (0.49%) Netcool
8 1 (0.24%) Control-M
8 1 (0.24%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.24%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.24%) SCOM
8 1 (0.24%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.24%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.24%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.24%) logstash
Vendors
1 95 (23.17%) Microsoft
2 38 (9.27%) Cisco
3 31 (7.56%) HP
4 28 (6.83%) VMware
5 24 (5.85%) Citrix
6 19 (4.63%) ServiceNow
7 18 (4.39%) Oracle
7 18 (4.39%) Remedy
8 13 (3.17%) F5
9 11 (2.68%) SAP
10 9 (2.20%) BMC
10 9 (2.20%) Tableau
11 6 (1.46%) SolarWinds
11 6 (1.46%) McAfee
11 6 (1.46%) CheckPoint
12 5 (1.22%) Cognos
12 5 (1.22%) AppSense
12 5 (1.22%) Lumension
13 4 (0.98%) EMC
13 4 (0.98%) Infor
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