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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL V3 over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Version 3
Rank 241 255 249
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 490 446 409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.98% 0.89% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 1.12% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 297 265
Median daily rate £420 £339 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.72% -9.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.53% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 28
Median hourly rate £27.00 £19.48 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.63% +11.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £16.25 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.90 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £20.97 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.75% +19.82%
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
41108 39802 37510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.14% 79.38% 78.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 27552 25663 24073
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 920 1132 1135
Median hourly rate £27.50 £28.69 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.14% +1.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

ITIL V3
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing ITIL V3 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 May 2016.

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 28 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL V3 within the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +38 181 £463 +15.62% 23
South East -17 135 £375 +25.00% 14
North East -12 45 £436 +118.12% 3
West Midlands +5 41 £388 +14.81% 4
South West +7 27 £375 +7.14% 11
East of England +13 26 £350 -17.15% 7
North West -21 13 £381 +15.09% 9
East Midlands +9 9 £450 +38.46%
Yorkshire -23 5 £525 +90.90% 17
Midlands -3 1 £650 +73.33%
ITIL V3
UK

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for ITIL V3.

1 899 (100.00%) ITIL
2 294 (32.70%) Service Management
3 209 (23.25%) Security Cleared
4 187 (20.80%) Service Delivery
5 183 (20.36%) PRINCE2
6 169 (18.80%) Microsoft
7 165 (18.35%) Windows
8 164 (18.24%) Project Management
9 156 (17.35%) SC Cleared
10 155 (17.24%) Finance
11 134 (14.91%) Active Directory
12 125 (13.90%) ITSM
13 119 (13.24%) Degree
14 118 (13.13%) Service Design
15 117 (13.01%) Change Management
16 116 (12.90%) Firewall
17 109 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
18 107 (11.90%) Problem Management
19 103 (11.46%) VMware
20 102 (11.35%) Cisco
21 100 (11.12%) SLA
22 99 (11.01%) MS Excel
23 90 (10.01%) Oracle
24 89 (9.90%) Unix
24 89 (9.90%) Linux
25 88 (9.79%) HP
25 88 (9.79%) Incident Management
26 87 (9.68%) Configuration Management
27 84 (9.34%) Management Information System
28 80 (8.90%) VMware Infrastructure

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 45 (5.01%) IIS
2 39 (4.34%) MS Exchange
3 32 (3.56%) SharePoint
4 26 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2010
5 23 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 12 (1.33%) OpenStack
7 11 (1.22%) Apache
8 10 (1.11%) WebLogic
9 9 (1.00%) Tomcat
10 8 (0.89%) iPlanet
10 8 (0.89%) Skype for Business
11 7 (0.78%) IBM Notes
12 6 (0.67%) CICS
12 6 (0.67%) CMS
12 6 (0.67%) MQSeries
12 6 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (0.67%) WebSphere
13 5 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
13 5 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
14 3 (0.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 99 (11.01%) MS Excel
2 73 (8.12%) MS Office
3 34 (3.78%) MS Project
4 19 (2.11%) MS Visio
5 16 (1.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 25 (2.78%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (0.89%) assyst
3 6 (0.67%) SAP IS-U
4 4 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.33%) BASE24
6 2 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.22%) Primavera
7 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.11%) ION MarketView
7 1 (0.11%) Northgate Housing
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.11%) RMDS
7 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.11%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 34 (3.78%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (2.67%) Office 365
3 22 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (2.22%) IaaS
5 13 (1.45%) SaaS
6 11 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (0.78%) Google Apps
8 6 (0.67%) HP Helion
9 3 (0.33%) PaaS
10 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.11%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.11%) IBM PureFlex
10 1 (0.11%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 116 (12.90%) Firewall
2 69 (7.68%) WAN
3 66 (7.34%) DNS
4 64 (7.12%) LAN
5 36 (4.00%) Internet
6 33 (3.67%) TCP/IP
6 33 (3.67%) VPN
7 31 (3.45%) SSL
8 30 (3.34%) LDAP
9 26 (2.89%) SAN
10 25 (2.78%) DHCP
11 22 (2.45%) Wireless
12 21 (2.34%) Wi-Fi
13 19 (2.11%) Network Security
14 18 (2.00%) FTP
14 18 (2.00%) IP Telephony
15 17 (1.89%) BIG-IP
16 16 (1.78%) VoIP
17 14 (1.56%) NetScaler
17 14 (1.56%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (4.45%) SQL Server
2 16 (1.78%) DB2
3 15 (1.67%) Oracle Database
4 7 (0.78%) Relational Database
5 6 (0.67%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.44%) MongoDB
6 4 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.22%) Big Data
8 2 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.22%) QlikView
8 2 (0.22%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.22%) SAP BW
8 2 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.11%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 20 (2.22%) Jenkins
2 16 (1.78%) JIRA
3 8 (0.89%) MSI
4 7 (0.78%) Artifactory
5 5 (0.56%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.33%) HP UFT
6 3 (0.33%) Selenium
6 3 (0.33%) Subversion
7 2 (0.22%) AdminStudio
7 2 (0.22%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.22%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.22%) InstallShield
7 2 (0.22%) JUnit
7 2 (0.22%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.11%) Burp Suite
8 1 (0.11%) FindBugs
8 1 (0.11%) Gradle
8 1 (0.11%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.11%) Travis CI
General
1 155 (17.24%) Finance
2 68 (7.56%) Telecoms
3 31 (3.45%) Legal
4 16 (1.78%) Banking
5 15 (1.67%) Back Office
5 15 (1.67%) Retail
6 12 (1.33%) Financial Institution
7 11 (1.22%) Law
8 9 (1.00%) Publishing
9 7 (0.78%) Local Government
9 7 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.56%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.56%) Spanish Language
11 4 (0.44%) Billing
11 4 (0.44%) French Language
11 4 (0.44%) Military
12 3 (0.33%) Electronics
13 2 (0.22%) Front Office
13 2 (0.22%) German Language
13 2 (0.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 158 (17.58%) Architect
2 144 (16.02%) Analyst
3 107 (11.90%) Service Manager
4 84 (9.34%) Service Architect
5 49 (5.45%) ITIL Manager
6 47 (5.23%) Project Manager
7 42 (4.67%) Support Engineer
8 40 (4.45%) Consultant
9 38 (4.23%) Transition Manager
10 36 (4.00%) Service Analyst
10 36 (4.00%) Support Analyst
11 34 (3.78%) Desktop Support
12 33 (3.67%) Service Transition Manager
13 28 (3.11%) IT Manager
14 26 (2.89%) Services Delivery Manager
15 25 (2.78%) Network Engineer
16 22 (2.45%) Delivery Manager
16 22 (2.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 22 (2.45%) IT Analyst
17 21 (2.34%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (3.11%) Middleware
2 24 (2.67%) HTML
3 19 (2.11%) J2EE
4 17 (1.89%) Web Services
5 16 (1.78%) CSS
5 16 (1.78%) XML
6 10 (1.11%) Ajax
6 10 (1.11%) JSP
7 6 (0.67%) ISPF
7 6 (0.67%) SOAP
8 5 (0.56%) .NET
9 4 (0.44%) JSON
9 4 (0.44%) NHibernate
9 4 (0.44%) REST
10 3 (0.33%) .NET Framework
10 3 (0.33%) Castle Windsor
10 3 (0.33%) jQuery
10 3 (0.33%) LINQ
10 3 (0.33%) Servlets
10 3 (0.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 84 (9.34%) Management Information System
2 74 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
3 64 (7.12%) Data Centre
4 39 (4.34%) Computer Science
5 35 (3.89%) CMDB
6 28 (3.11%) Blackberry
7 27 (3.00%) Clustering
8 22 (2.45%) Smart Meter
9 18 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
10 15 (1.67%) Public Cloud
11 14 (1.56%) Mainframe
11 14 (1.56%) Mathematics
12 13 (1.45%) HACMP
13 12 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
14 11 (1.22%) PKI
15 10 (1.11%) Driving Licence
15 10 (1.11%) Embedded Systems
15 10 (1.11%) Freedom of Information
15 10 (1.11%) Smartcard
16 9 (1.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 165 (18.35%) Windows
2 89 (9.90%) Linux
2 89 (9.90%) Unix
3 50 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 49 (5.45%) Windows 7
4 49 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (4.00%) AIX
6 30 (3.34%) Solaris
7 29 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (1.67%) Apple iOS
9 14 (1.56%) Oracle Linux
9 14 (1.56%) Windows XP
10 13 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (1.22%) CentOS
13 10 (1.11%) Windows 8
14 9 (1.00%) SUSE
15 8 (0.89%) Ubuntu
16 7 (0.78%) zOS
17 5 (0.56%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 899 (100.00%) ITIL
2 294 (32.70%) Service Management
3 187 (20.80%) Service Delivery
4 183 (20.36%) PRINCE2
5 164 (18.24%) Project Management
6 125 (13.90%) ITSM
7 118 (13.13%) Service Design
8 117 (13.01%) Change Management
9 109 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
10 107 (11.90%) Problem Management
11 88 (9.79%) Incident Management
12 87 (9.68%) Configuration Management
13 65 (7.23%) TOGAF
14 62 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
15 56 (6.23%) High Availability
16 51 (5.67%) Continuous Improvement
17 44 (4.89%) ITIL V2
18 42 (4.67%) Mentoring
18 42 (4.67%) Release Management
19 32 (3.56%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 45 (5.01%) SQL
2 34 (3.78%) Perl
3 30 (3.34%) Bash Shell
4 28 (3.11%) Python
5 26 (2.89%) PowerShell
6 25 (2.78%) Java
7 20 (2.22%) JavaScript
8 16 (1.78%) Shell Script
9 9 (1.00%) C
10 8 (0.89%) Korn
11 7 (0.78%) COBOL
11 7 (0.78%) JCL
12 6 (0.67%) VB
12 6 (0.67%) VBScript
13 4 (0.44%) AWK
13 4 (0.44%) C#
13 4 (0.44%) sed
14 3 (0.33%) C++
14 3 (0.33%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 209 (23.25%) Security Cleared
2 156 (17.35%) SC Cleared
3 119 (13.24%) Degree
4 66 (7.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 49 (5.45%) ITIL Certification
6 48 (5.34%) Cisco Certification
7 40 (4.45%) MCSE
8 30 (3.34%) CISSP
9 29 (3.23%) DV Cleared
10 28 (3.11%) CCNA
11 27 (3.00%) MCP
12 24 (2.67%) CCNP
13 21 (2.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 20 (2.22%) MCSA
14 20 (2.22%) PMI Certification
15 19 (2.11%) MBCS
16 17 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
16 17 (1.89%) PMP
17 16 (1.78%) CISM
18 15 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (11.12%) SLA
2 35 (3.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 29 (3.23%) COBIT
3 29 (3.23%) PCI DSS
4 22 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 19 (2.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 16 (1.78%) JSP 440
7 14 (1.56%) ISO27005
8 12 (1.33%) Disclosure Scotland
8 12 (1.33%) ISO 9001
9 9 (1.00%) ISAE 3402
10 8 (0.89%) ISO22301
10 8 (0.89%) QA
11 4 (0.44%) ISO27002
12 3 (0.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 2 (0.22%) BS7799
13 2 (0.22%) RMADS
14 1 (0.11%) GPG13
System Software
1 134 (14.91%) Active Directory
2 80 (8.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (2.56%) vSphere
4 19 (2.11%) UAG
5 18 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (1.67%) Hyper-V
7 14 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
7 14 (1.56%) XenApp
8 13 (1.45%) GPFS
9 11 (1.22%) NFS
10 10 (1.11%) Terminal Services
11 8 (0.89%) Samba
11 8 (0.89%) VMware ESX
12 6 (0.67%) Job Entry Subsystem
12 6 (0.67%) XenDesktop
13 5 (0.56%) Firmware
14 4 (0.44%) BitLocker
15 3 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
16 2 (0.22%) ProxySG
16 2 (0.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 27 (3.00%) Ansible
2 26 (2.89%) SCCM
3 20 (2.22%) Puppet
4 11 (1.22%) OpenView
4 11 (1.22%) SCOM
5 10 (1.11%) EMC NetWorker
5 10 (1.11%) OVSD
6 8 (0.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 7 (0.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 6 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (0.67%) Perfmon
8 6 (0.67%) Tivoli NetView
8 6 (0.67%) WSUS
9 5 (0.56%) HP SIM
9 5 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
9 5 (0.56%) OPNET
10 4 (0.44%) AirWatch
10 4 (0.44%) Backup Exec
10 4 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
10 4 (0.44%) Control-M
Vendors
1 169 (18.80%) Microsoft
2 103 (11.46%) VMware
3 102 (11.35%) Cisco
4 90 (10.01%) Oracle
5 88 (9.79%) HP
6 53 (5.90%) Citrix
6 53 (5.90%) Remedy
7 51 (5.67%) ServiceNow
8 50 (5.56%) Red Hat
9 44 (4.89%) IBM
10 40 (4.45%) BMC
11 31 (3.45%) Juniper
12 23 (2.56%) F5
13 22 (2.45%) SAP
14 20 (2.22%) CheckPoint
15 19 (2.11%) Intel Security
15 19 (2.11%) NetApp
16 17 (1.89%) Apple
17 16 (1.78%) Amdocs
17 16 (1.78%) SolarWinds
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