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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Version 3
Rank 264 270 253
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -17
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 450 447 450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.89% 0.84% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 1.05% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 272 274
Median daily rate £425 £389 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.32% -2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £225 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 20 14
Median hourly rate £15.50 £19.15 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.06% +0.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.90 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £44.88 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £37.09 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-46.07% +133.63%
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
41809 42609 40117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.03% 80.40% 78.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 27858 28200 25340
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1000 1145 1121
Median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £22.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 25 August 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 -8 188 £500 +17.64% 20
South East -5 105 £350 +3.70% 12
West Midlands -10 48 £288 -11.53% 12
East of England +12 24 £450 +9.09% 2
North East -4 23 £260 -36.96% 1
North West +15 22 £375 +7.14% 5
Yorkshire +7 17 £403 +40.00% 6
South West -26 14 £330 -12.00% 8
East Midlands -10 3 £373 +5.37% 3
ITIL V3
UK

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 938 (100.00%) ITIL
2 296 (31.56%) Service Management
3 225 (23.99%) Security Cleared
4 222 (23.67%) Service Delivery
5 205 (21.86%) Windows
6 194 (20.68%) Microsoft
7 172 (18.34%) Finance
8 169 (18.02%) PRINCE2
9 163 (17.38%) SC Cleared
10 155 (16.52%) Project Management
11 147 (15.67%) Change Management
12 145 (15.46%) Active Directory
13 144 (15.35%) ITSM
14 141 (15.03%) Cisco
15 139 (14.82%) Firewall
16 134 (14.29%) Service Design
17 120 (12.79%) Problem Management
18 118 (12.58%) SLA
19 116 (12.37%) MS Excel
20 113 (12.05%) Agile Software Development
20 113 (12.05%) Degree
21 112 (11.94%) VMware
22 108 (11.51%) Management Information System
22 108 (11.51%) Configuration Management
23 107 (11.41%) Incident Management
24 105 (11.19%) Oracle
25 104 (11.09%) HP
26 103 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
27 96 (10.23%) VMware Infrastructure
28 92 (9.81%) MS Office

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 46 (4.90%) SharePoint
2 44 (4.69%) IIS
3 33 (3.52%) MS Exchange
4 28 (2.99%) Apache
5 25 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 19 (2.03%) WebLogic
7 18 (1.92%) IBM Notes
7 18 (1.92%) iPlanet
8 17 (1.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 11 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
9 11 (1.17%) Skype for Business
9 11 (1.17%) Tomcat
10 10 (1.07%) JBoss
11 9 (0.96%) MQSeries
11 9 (0.96%) OpenStack
12 5 (0.53%) CMS
12 5 (0.53%) WebLogic Portal
13 4 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 4 (0.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 116 (12.37%) MS Excel
2 92 (9.81%) MS Office
3 34 (3.62%) MS Project
4 18 (1.92%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 26 (2.77%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.32%) BASE24
3 3 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.32%) Primavera
3 3 (0.32%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (0.21%) ION MarketView
4 2 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.21%) RMDS
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (3.73%) Office 365
3 30 (3.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (2.56%) IaaS
5 18 (1.92%) SaaS
6 17 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (0.75%) Google Apps
7 7 (0.75%) PaaS
8 6 (0.64%) HP Helion
9 2 (0.21%) Rackspace Cloud
10 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.11%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.11%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.11%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.11%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 139 (14.82%) Firewall
2 76 (8.10%) DNS
3 63 (6.72%) WAN
4 50 (5.33%) LAN
5 45 (4.80%) BIG-IP
5 45 (4.80%) DHCP
6 41 (4.37%) Internet
7 37 (3.94%) LDAP
8 33 (3.52%) Network Security
8 33 (3.52%) TCP/IP
9 31 (3.30%) SAN
9 31 (3.30%) SSL
10 27 (2.88%) VPN
11 26 (2.77%) Wireless
12 24 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
12 24 (2.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 21 (2.24%) Wi-Fi
14 20 (2.13%) BGP
14 20 (2.13%) HTTP
15 18 (1.92%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (5.12%) SQL Server
2 27 (2.88%) Oracle Database
3 13 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
3 13 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (1.28%) QlikView
5 11 (1.17%) DB2
6 9 (0.96%) Relational Database
7 8 (0.85%) Oracle BI EE
8 7 (0.75%) MySQL
9 6 (0.64%) SAP BI
10 5 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (0.53%) Big Data
11 4 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.32%) GIS
12 3 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.21%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.21%) SAP BW
13 2 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (2.24%) Jenkins
2 20 (2.13%) JIRA
3 19 (2.03%) MSI
4 14 (1.49%) Artifactory
5 11 (1.17%) Subversion
6 9 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (0.64%) Selenium
8 5 (0.53%) Cucumber
8 5 (0.53%) JUnit
9 4 (0.43%) Checkstyle
9 4 (0.43%) FindBugs
9 4 (0.43%) Git (software)
10 3 (0.32%) Gradle
10 3 (0.32%) HP UFT
11 2 (0.21%) AdminStudio
11 2 (0.21%) Burp Suite
11 2 (0.21%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.21%) InstallShield
11 2 (0.21%) JMeter
11 2 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
General
1 172 (18.34%) Finance
2 79 (8.42%) Telecoms
3 46 (4.90%) Legal
4 35 (3.73%) Banking
5 23 (2.45%) Retail
6 18 (1.92%) Financial Institution
7 12 (1.28%) Law
8 10 (1.07%) Back Office
8 10 (1.07%) Billing
9 7 (0.75%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.75%) Publishing
10 6 (0.64%) Investment Banking
10 6 (0.64%) Spanish Language
11 5 (0.53%) Advertising
11 5 (0.53%) French Language
11 5 (0.53%) German Language
12 4 (0.43%) Local Government
13 3 (0.32%) Automotive
13 3 (0.32%) Marketing
13 3 (0.32%) Military
Job Titles
1 165 (17.59%) Analyst
2 147 (15.67%) Architect
3 98 (10.45%) Service Manager
4 69 (7.36%) Service Architect
5 56 (5.97%) Service Analyst
6 45 (4.80%) Project Manager
7 42 (4.48%) ITIL Manager
8 39 (4.16%) Support Analyst
9 35 (3.73%) Network Engineer
9 35 (3.73%) Support Engineer
10 33 (3.52%) Delivery Manager
11 32 (3.41%) Consultant
12 30 (3.20%) Services Delivery Manager
13 28 (2.99%) IT Manager
14 25 (2.67%) Service Desk Analyst
15 24 (2.56%) Desktop Support
15 24 (2.56%) ITIL Service Manager
15 24 (2.56%) Transition Analyst
15 24 (2.56%) Transition Manager
16 22 (2.35%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (3.94%) Middleware
2 34 (3.62%) HTML
3 32 (3.41%) CSS
4 31 (3.30%) Web Services
5 29 (3.09%) XML
6 24 (2.56%) J2EE
7 23 (2.45%) JSP
8 15 (1.60%) Ajax
9 12 (1.28%) .NET
9 12 (1.28%) SOAP
10 10 (1.07%) REST
11 9 (0.96%) Spring
12 7 (0.75%) NHibernate
13 5 (0.53%) .NET Framework
13 5 (0.53%) jQuery
13 5 (0.53%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 4 (0.43%) Entity Framework
14 4 (0.43%) Hibernate
14 4 (0.43%) JSON
15 3 (0.32%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 108 (11.51%) Management Information System
2 76 (8.10%) Data Centre
3 68 (7.25%) CMDB
4 65 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
5 42 (4.48%) Clustering
6 30 (3.20%) Computer Science
7 26 (2.77%) Smart Meter
8 21 (2.24%) Blackberry
8 21 (2.24%) User Experience
9 18 (1.92%) Visualisation
10 17 (1.81%) Hedge funds
10 17 (1.81%) PKI
10 17 (1.81%) Public Cloud
11 14 (1.49%) Data Protection Act
11 14 (1.49%) Virtual Team
12 13 (1.39%) Freedom of Information
13 11 (1.17%) Mathematics
13 11 (1.17%) Video Conferencing
14 9 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (0.96%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 205 (21.86%) Windows
2 92 (9.81%) Linux
3 80 (8.53%) Unix
4 66 (7.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 62 (6.61%) Windows Server
6 47 (5.01%) Windows 7
7 40 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 34 (3.62%) AIX
9 32 (3.41%) Solaris
10 18 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (1.39%) Windows XP
13 11 (1.17%) Apple iOS
14 8 (0.85%) CentOS
14 8 (0.85%) Mac OS X
15 7 (0.75%) SUSE
16 6 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
16 6 (0.64%) Windows 8
17 5 (0.53%) Android
17 5 (0.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 938 (100.00%) ITIL
2 296 (31.56%) Service Management
3 222 (23.67%) Service Delivery
4 169 (18.02%) PRINCE2
5 155 (16.52%) Project Management
6 147 (15.67%) Change Management
7 144 (15.35%) ITSM
8 134 (14.29%) Service Design
9 120 (12.79%) Problem Management
10 113 (12.05%) Agile Software Development
11 108 (11.51%) Configuration Management
12 107 (11.41%) Incident Management
13 103 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
14 59 (6.29%) Continuous Improvement
15 53 (5.65%) High Availability
15 53 (5.65%) Release Management
16 46 (4.90%) TOGAF
17 40 (4.26%) ITIL V2
18 39 (4.16%) Mentoring
18 39 (4.16%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 72 (7.68%) SQL
2 51 (5.44%) Java
3 42 (4.48%) JavaScript
3 42 (4.48%) Perl
4 29 (3.09%) Bash Shell
4 29 (3.09%) PowerShell
5 25 (2.67%) Python
6 16 (1.71%) Shell Script
7 12 (1.28%) C++
8 10 (1.07%) PHP
9 7 (0.75%) C
9 7 (0.75%) VB
10 6 (0.64%) Korn
11 5 (0.53%) C#
12 4 (0.43%) VBA
13 3 (0.32%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.32%) VBScript
14 2 (0.21%) COBOL
14 2 (0.21%) JCL
15 1 (0.11%) VB6
Qualifications
1 225 (23.99%) Security Cleared
2 163 (17.38%) SC Cleared
3 113 (12.05%) Degree
4 83 (8.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 58 (6.18%) Cisco Certification
6 55 (5.86%) ITIL Certification
7 47 (5.01%) CISSP
8 41 (4.37%) CCNP
9 38 (4.05%) MCSE
10 29 (3.09%) CCNA
11 24 (2.56%) DV Cleared
12 22 (2.35%) MCP
12 22 (2.35%) PMP
13 21 (2.24%) BPSS Clearance
13 21 (2.24%) PMI Certification
14 17 (1.81%) CISM
14 17 (1.81%) MCSA
14 17 (1.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 15 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 14 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (12.58%) SLA
2 44 (4.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 29 (3.09%) JSP 440
4 27 (2.88%) COBIT
5 20 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 20 (2.13%) QA
6 19 (2.03%) PCI DSS
7 13 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 10 (1.07%) Disclosure Scotland
9 9 (0.96%) ISO 9001
10 6 (0.64%) ISO27005
11 4 (0.43%) ISAE 3402
12 3 (0.32%) GPG13
12 3 (0.32%) ISO22301
13 2 (0.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 1 (0.11%) ISO20022
14 1 (0.11%) ISO27002
14 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
System Software
1 145 (15.46%) Active Directory
2 96 (10.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (2.77%) Terminal Services
4 24 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
5 21 (2.24%) vSphere
6 18 (1.92%) Hyper-V
7 15 (1.60%) Virtual Machines
7 15 (1.60%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (0.96%) ProxySG
8 9 (0.96%) XenApp
9 7 (0.75%) UAG
10 6 (0.64%) Firmware
10 6 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
11 5 (0.53%) BitLocker
11 5 (0.53%) NFS
12 4 (0.43%) GPFS
12 4 (0.43%) VMware ESX
12 4 (0.43%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.11%) Job Entry Subsystem
13 1 (0.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 42 (4.48%) SCCM
2 29 (3.09%) OpenView
3 28 (2.99%) Ansible
4 22 (2.35%) SCOM
5 20 (2.13%) EMC NetWorker
6 18 (1.92%) Microsoft Clustering
6 18 (1.92%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 18 (1.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 17 (1.81%) OPNET
7 17 (1.81%) Perfmon
8 14 (1.49%) Puppet
9 11 (1.17%) HP SIM
9 11 (1.17%) OVSD
10 9 (0.96%) SmoothWall
11 7 (0.75%) WSUS
12 6 (0.64%) HP Data Protector
12 6 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
12 6 (0.64%) NetBackup
13 5 (0.53%) BMC PATROL
13 5 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 194 (20.68%) Microsoft
2 141 (15.03%) Cisco
3 112 (11.94%) VMware
4 105 (11.19%) Oracle
5 104 (11.09%) HP
6 67 (7.14%) ServiceNow
7 66 (7.04%) Citrix
8 65 (6.93%) Remedy
9 51 (5.44%) F5
10 50 (5.33%) BMC
11 42 (4.48%) Red Hat
12 39 (4.16%) Juniper
13 38 (4.05%) CheckPoint
14 29 (3.09%) Sun
15 27 (2.88%) SAP
16 22 (2.35%) SolarWinds
17 21 (2.24%) Riverbed
18 19 (2.03%) IBM
19 18 (1.92%) BEA
19 18 (1.92%) Lotus
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