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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 405 373 434
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +61
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 174 200 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.35% 0.42% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.55% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 111 58
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £487
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £345 £353
% change year-on-year
+7.24% -2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £26.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.96% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £72.50 £26.50 -
% change year-on-year
+173.58% -
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
38658 36620 33487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.68% 76.48% 75.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 25452 23207 20579
Average daily rate £415 £405 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.46% -2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1039 1110 1023
Average hourly rate £27.50 £26.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +10 73 £381 -4.68% 15
South East -20 43 £350 - 8
West Midlands +13 20 £330 -5.71% 5
East of England -11 13 £413 +55.66% 2
South West -25 10 £400 +6.66% 5
North West -15 8 £475 - 3
Yorkshire -29 5 £520 +70.49% 6
North East -21 3 £195 +20.00%
ITIL V3
UK

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 370 (100.00%) ITIL
2 139 (37.57%) Service Management
3 91 (24.59%) Microsoft
4 87 (23.51%) Security Cleared
5 86 (23.24%) Project Management
6 73 (19.73%) Windows
7 63 (17.03%) Service Delivery
7 63 (17.03%) ITSM
8 59 (15.95%) MS Office
8 59 (15.95%) SC Cleared
9 56 (15.14%) SLA
10 51 (13.78%) Microsoft Certification
10 51 (13.78%) Change Management
11 49 (13.24%) PRINCE2
12 45 (12.16%) Cisco
12 45 (12.16%) Finance
13 44 (11.89%) Cisco Certification
14 43 (11.62%) CCNA
15 41 (11.08%) Stakeholder Management
15 41 (11.08%) Active Directory
16 38 (10.27%) Degree
17 37 (10.00%) Problem Management
17 37 (10.00%) HP
17 37 (10.00%) MS Excel
18 33 (8.92%) Configuration Management
19 32 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
20 31 (8.38%) Incident Management
21 30 (8.11%) UNIX
22 29 (7.84%) LAN
22 29 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 20 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 18 (4.86%) MS Exchange
3 10 (2.70%) IIS
4 7 (1.89%) Lync
4 7 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.08%) Office Communications Server
5 4 (1.08%) Oracle Application Server
5 4 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (1.08%) SAS
6 3 (0.81%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.54%) Node.js
7 2 (0.54%) CMS
8 1 (0.27%) LiveLink
8 1 (0.27%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 59 (15.95%) MS Office
2 37 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.62%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.81%) Acrobat
4 3 (0.81%) MS Project
5 2 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (3.24%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.08%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.81%) Maximo
4 2 (0.54%) assyst
4 2 (0.54%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.27%) Remedy AR System
5 1 (0.27%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.08%) Office 365
2 1 (0.27%) GitHub
2 1 (0.27%) IaaS
2 1 (0.27%) Yammer
2 1 (0.27%) SaaS
2 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (7.84%) LAN
2 25 (6.76%) TCP/IP
3 22 (5.95%) Firewall
4 19 (5.14%) DNS
5 15 (4.05%) WAN
6 14 (3.78%) OSPF
7 13 (3.51%) BGP
8 12 (3.24%) Multicast
9 11 (2.97%) SAN
10 10 (2.70%) Intranet
11 9 (2.43%) SNMP
11 9 (2.43%) Structured Cabling
12 6 (1.62%) Wireless
12 6 (1.62%) Internet
12 6 (1.62%) DHCP
13 5 (1.35%) IPX
13 5 (1.35%) IPX/SPX
13 5 (1.35%) ATM
13 5 (1.35%) VoIP
13 5 (1.35%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (4.86%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (2.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (1.62%) Oracle Database
4 6 (1.62%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.81%) EDRMS
7 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.27%) MySQL
8 1 (0.27%) Cognos Report Studio
8 1 (0.27%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 1 (0.27%) Cognos Metric Studio
8 1 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (3.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (1.62%) ClearCase
3 5 (1.35%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.08%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.08%) Subversion
5 3 (0.81%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.27%) JIRA
General
1 45 (12.16%) Finance
2 15 (4.05%) Spanish Language
3 13 (3.51%) Marketing
4 12 (3.24%) Telecoms
4 12 (3.24%) Legal
5 11 (2.97%) Law
5 11 (2.97%) Banking
6 7 (1.89%) Retail
7 5 (1.35%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.81%) Local Government
9 3 (0.81%) German Language
10 2 (0.54%) Advertising
11 1 (0.27%) Publishing
11 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.27%) Back Office
11 1 (0.27%) Electronics
11 1 (0.27%) Billing
11 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.27%) French Language
Job Titles
1 70 (18.92%) Analyst
2 43 (11.62%) Service Manager
3 30 (8.11%) Project Manager
4 20 (5.41%) Consultant
5 19 (5.14%) Architect
5 19 (5.14%) Network Engineer
6 18 (4.86%) Support Engineer
7 15 (4.05%) Technical Project Manager
7 15 (4.05%) Technical Manager
8 14 (3.78%) Delivery Manager
8 14 (3.78%) Support Analyst
8 14 (3.78%) Service Analyst
8 14 (3.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 14 (3.78%) Team Leader
9 13 (3.51%) Services Delivery Manager
10 12 (3.24%) Developer
10 12 (3.24%) IT Services Manager
11 11 (2.97%) Network Support
12 10 (2.70%) Configuration Analyst
12 10 (2.70%) ITIL Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.59%) JSP
2 14 (3.78%) .NET
3 11 (2.97%) Web Services
4 10 (2.70%) ASP.NET
5 9 (2.43%) MDX
6 3 (0.81%) Middleware
7 2 (0.54%) HTML
7 2 (0.54%) JMS
7 2 (0.54%) JavaFX
7 2 (0.54%) CSS
7 2 (0.54%) J2EE
7 2 (0.54%) SOAP
7 2 (0.54%) Struts
7 2 (0.54%) Spring
7 2 (0.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.27%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.27%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.27%) XML
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.27%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.14%) Computer Science
3 18 (4.86%) Management Information System
4 17 (4.59%) CMDB
5 11 (2.97%) Data Centre
6 9 (2.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 9 (2.43%) Data Structures
7 7 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.08%) Fat Client
8 4 (1.08%) NHS
8 4 (1.08%) Thin Client
9 3 (0.81%) CESG
9 3 (0.81%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.81%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (0.81%) User Experience
10 2 (0.54%) PMI
10 2 (0.54%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (0.54%) CESG CLAS
10 2 (0.54%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 73 (19.73%) Windows
2 30 (8.11%) UNIX
3 29 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (5.68%) Linux
5 19 (5.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (4.32%) Solaris
7 15 (4.05%) Windows 7
8 8 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.81%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.54%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.27%) AIX
12 1 (0.27%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 370 (100.00%) ITIL
2 139 (37.57%) Service Management
3 86 (23.24%) Project Management
4 63 (17.03%) ITSM
4 63 (17.03%) Service Delivery
5 51 (13.78%) Change Management
6 49 (13.24%) PRINCE2
7 41 (11.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 37 (10.00%) Problem Management
9 33 (8.92%) Configuration Management
10 31 (8.38%) Incident Management
11 25 (6.76%) Continuous Improvement
12 20 (5.41%) Six Sigma
12 20 (5.41%) Validation
13 18 (4.86%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (4.59%) Asset Management
14 17 (4.59%) Supplier Management
14 17 (4.59%) Network Design
15 15 (4.05%) CRM
15 15 (4.05%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (7.57%) SQL
2 11 (2.97%) T-SQL
3 10 (2.70%) PowerShell
4 9 (2.43%) C#
4 9 (2.43%) X++
5 6 (1.62%) Java
6 5 (1.35%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.08%) VBScript
8 3 (0.81%) Perl
9 2 (0.54%) C
9 2 (0.54%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.54%) Ruby
9 2 (0.54%) Python
10 1 (0.27%) REXX
10 1 (0.27%) C++
10 1 (0.27%) PHP
10 1 (0.27%) VB
10 1 (0.27%) VBA
10 1 (0.27%) Scala
10 1 (0.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 87 (23.51%) Security Cleared
2 59 (15.95%) SC Cleared
3 51 (13.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 44 (11.89%) Cisco Certification
5 43 (11.62%) CCNA
6 38 (10.27%) Degree
7 26 (7.03%) MCSE
8 24 (6.49%) A+ Certification
8 24 (6.49%) DV Cleared
9 23 (6.22%) CCNP
10 21 (5.68%) PMI Certification
11 19 (5.14%) PMP
12 18 (4.86%) MCSA
13 17 (4.59%) MCITP
14 16 (4.32%) Network+ Certification
15 15 (4.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 9 (2.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 8 (2.16%) MOS
17 8 (2.16%) MCDST
18 7 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (15.14%) SLA
2 17 (4.59%) JSP 440
3 7 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.62%) COBIT
4 6 (1.62%) QA
5 4 (1.08%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.81%) BS15000
6 3 (0.81%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.54%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.27%) GxP
8 1 (0.27%) GAMP
8 1 (0.27%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 41 (11.08%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.16%) XenApp
3 8 (2.16%) XenDesktop
3 8 (2.16%) vSphere
4 6 (1.62%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.54%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.54%) Xen
6 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.27%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.27%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.27%) UAG
7 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (3.78%) OVSD
2 9 (2.43%) Cisco Prime
3 7 (1.89%) WhatsUp Gold
3 7 (1.89%) SCCM
4 5 (1.35%) HP UCMDB
5 4 (1.08%) SCOM
6 3 (0.81%) WSUS
6 3 (0.81%) Control-M
6 3 (0.81%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.54%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.54%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 2 (0.54%) Netcool
8 1 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.27%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.27%) CA Endevor
8 1 (0.27%) Puppet
8 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.27%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 91 (24.59%) Microsoft
2 45 (12.16%) Cisco
3 37 (10.00%) HP
4 22 (5.95%) Citrix
5 20 (5.41%) Oracle
6 19 (5.14%) Remedy
6 19 (5.14%) VMware
7 16 (4.32%) F5
8 13 (3.51%) ServiceNow
9 10 (2.70%) BMC
10 9 (2.43%) Tableau
11 8 (2.16%) CheckPoint
12 7 (1.89%) McAfee
12 7 (1.89%) EMC
13 5 (1.35%) LANDesk
13 5 (1.35%) SAP
13 5 (1.35%) Cognos
14 4 (1.08%) IBM
14 4 (1.08%) SolarWinds
15 3 (0.81%) Dell
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