The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL 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 over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 28 24 23
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 2860 3408 3484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 6.21% 6.74% 6.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.51% 8.28% 8.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1780 2031 2011
Median daily rate £395 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £174 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 270 306
Median hourly rate £15.71 £16.24 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.24% +8.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.10 £35.21 £29.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
ITIL
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
38102 41163 39893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.78% 81.44% 77.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 25585 27074 26427
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 996 1228 1132
Median hourly rate £29.00 £30.15 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.81% +23.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in England

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL across the England region.

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in England

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the England region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in England

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the England region.

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in England

ITIL
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the England region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in England

ITIL
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 within the England region over the 3 months to 8 December 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 -17 951 £425 - 174
South East -5 596 £400 +3.89% 114
North West +8 276 £381 -4.68% 57
North East +7 256 £375 +22.95% 15
South West -1 217 £350 -6.66% 45
West Midlands -6 180 £344 -3.77% 37
East of England -9 153 £325 -7.14% 43
Yorkshire -8 124 £300 -20.00% 47
East Midlands -7 108 £400 +14.28% 33
Midlands +4 2 £525 +31.25%
ITIL
UK

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL 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.

1 1744 (28.26%) Windows
2 1543 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1511 (24.49%) Microsoft
4 1103 (17.87%) Security Cleared
5 1072 (17.37%) Active Directory
6 1067 (17.29%) Finance
7 899 (14.57%) Service Delivery
8 872 (14.13%) ITIL V3
9 859 (13.92%) PRINCE2
10 824 (13.35%) Linux
11 812 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
12 802 (13.00%) SC Cleared
13 798 (12.93%) Change Management
14 779 (12.62%) Project Management
15 755 (12.23%) ITSM
16 737 (11.94%) VMware
17 718 (11.64%) MS Excel
18 706 (11.44%) ITIL Certification
19 704 (11.41%) SLA
20 672 (10.89%) Cisco
21 655 (10.61%) MS Office
22 641 (10.39%) Windows Server
23 632 (10.24%) Problem Management
24 618 (10.01%) Oracle
25 574 (9.30%) SQL
26 536 (8.69%) Unix
27 528 (8.56%) HP
28 510 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
29 507 (8.22%) Firewall
30 506 (8.20%) Incident Management

ITIL
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
1 301 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 265 (4.29%) MS Exchange
3 191 (3.10%) IIS
4 164 (2.66%) Apache
5 139 (2.25%) Skype for Business
6 121 (1.96%) WebLogic
7 116 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2010
7 116 (1.88%) WebSphere
8 99 (1.60%) Tomcat
9 81 (1.31%) CMS
10 77 (1.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 73 (1.18%) JBoss
12 65 (1.05%) Oracle Application Server
13 61 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
14 59 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
15 50 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 45 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
17 43 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
18 40 (0.65%) IBM Notes
19 35 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 718 (11.64%) MS Excel
2 655 (10.61%) MS Office
3 174 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 114 (1.85%) MS Visio
5 113 (1.83%) MS Project
6 9 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.13%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.065%) Acrobat
9 3 (0.049%) CATIA
10 1 (0.016%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.016%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 129 (2.09%) Remedy ITSM
2 67 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
3 56 (0.91%) Oracle EBS R12
4 44 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
5 19 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
6 16 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 15 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
7 15 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
8 12 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
9 11 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
9 11 (0.18%) OpenText MBPM
10 9 (0.15%) Oracle Cash Management
11 8 (0.13%) assyst
11 8 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 8 (0.13%) Fredhopper
11 8 (0.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 7 (0.11%) SAP MM
13 6 (0.097%) Infor M3
13 6 (0.097%) Primavera
14 5 (0.081%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 266 (4.31%) Office 365
2 235 (3.81%) IaaS
3 225 (3.65%) SaaS
4 206 (3.34%) PaaS
5 187 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
6 143 (2.32%) Amazon AWS
7 46 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
8 17 (0.28%) G Suite
9 15 (0.24%) HP Helion
9 15 (0.24%) Yammer
10 14 (0.23%) Amazon S3
10 14 (0.23%) Mimecast
11 12 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
12 11 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
12 11 (0.18%) Boomi
12 11 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
13 9 (0.15%) CloudFront
14 8 (0.13%) DigitalOcean
14 8 (0.13%) OneDrive
15 7 (0.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 507 (8.22%) Firewall
2 403 (6.53%) DNS
3 341 (5.53%) TCP/IP
4 334 (5.41%) SAN
5 320 (5.19%) WAN
6 315 (5.10%) LAN
7 284 (4.60%) DHCP
8 174 (2.82%) Internet
9 163 (2.64%) VPN
10 138 (2.24%) Network Security
10 138 (2.24%) SSL
11 129 (2.09%) Wireless
12 121 (1.96%) Cisco Nexus
13 104 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
14 101 (1.64%) VoIP
15 95 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
16 85 (1.38%) MPLS
17 84 (1.36%) LDAP
18 80 (1.30%) NAS
19 69 (1.12%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 365 (5.91%) SQL Server
2 203 (3.29%) Oracle Database
3 102 (1.65%) MySQL
4 83 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
5 79 (1.28%) Oracle Database 12c
6 74 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 62 (1.00%) DB2
8 60 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
9 57 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
10 55 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
10 55 (0.89%) Relational Database
11 54 (0.88%) Hadoop
12 53 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 50 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
14 41 (0.66%) Big Data
14 41 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
15 38 (0.62%) NonStop SQL
15 38 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
16 35 (0.57%) Oracle BI EE
17 30 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 118 (1.91%) JIRA
2 74 (1.20%) Jenkins
3 56 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 50 (0.81%) Git (software)
5 31 (0.50%) Subversion
6 28 (0.45%) MSI
7 27 (0.44%) TeamCity
8 26 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 26 (0.42%) Selenium
8 26 (0.42%) Visual Studio
9 22 (0.36%) ClearCase
9 22 (0.36%) Rational DOORS
10 21 (0.34%) StarTeam
11 17 (0.28%) Artifactory
12 14 (0.23%) JUnit
12 14 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
13 12 (0.19%) Gradle
14 11 (0.18%) Checkstyle
14 11 (0.18%) Cucumber
14 11 (0.18%) Maven
General
1 1067 (17.29%) Finance
2 324 (5.25%) Banking
3 301 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 188 (3.05%) Retail
5 138 (2.24%) Legal
6 92 (1.49%) Law
7 78 (1.26%) Manufacturing
8 63 (1.02%) Back Office
9 53 (0.86%) Marketing
10 51 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
11 49 (0.79%) Investment Banking
12 44 (0.71%) Billing
13 41 (0.66%) Advertising
13 41 (0.66%) Military
14 39 (0.63%) Financial Institution
15 32 (0.52%) Local Government
16 29 (0.47%) French Language
16 29 (0.47%) Publishing
17 25 (0.41%) German Language
18 21 (0.34%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1336 (21.65%) Analyst
2 476 (7.71%) Service Analyst
3 464 (7.52%) Service Manager
4 369 (5.98%) Architect
5 353 (5.72%) Service Desk Analyst
6 335 (5.43%) Project Manager
7 320 (5.19%) Support Engineer
8 306 (4.96%) Support Analyst
9 264 (4.28%) Consultant
10 258 (4.18%) Administrator
11 250 (4.05%) Developer
12 194 (3.14%) Business Analyst
13 186 (3.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 181 (2.93%) Delivery Manager
15 177 (2.87%) IT Manager
16 174 (2.82%) Network Engineer
17 171 (2.77%) 2nd Line Support
18 155 (2.51%) Applications Support
19 154 (2.50%) ITIL Manager
20 153 (2.48%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (3.19%) Middleware
2 151 (2.45%) Web Services
3 140 (2.27%) XML
4 137 (2.22%) HTML
5 136 (2.20%) .NET
6 118 (1.91%) CSS
7 74 (1.20%) J2EE
8 57 (0.92%) Ajax
9 55 (0.89%) SOAP
10 52 (0.84%) REST
11 45 (0.73%) LAMP
12 36 (0.58%) HTML5
13 35 (0.57%) .NET Framework
14 34 (0.55%) ASP.NET
15 31 (0.50%) jQuery
15 31 (0.50%) Spring
16 26 (0.42%) ActiveMQ
17 25 (0.41%) 802.1X
17 25 (0.41%) XHTML
18 24 (0.39%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 510 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
2 398 (6.45%) Data Centre
3 373 (6.04%) Management Information System
4 204 (3.31%) CMDB
5 172 (2.79%) Clustering
6 149 (2.41%) Computer Science
7 129 (2.09%) Blackberry
8 86 (1.39%) Virtual Team
9 68 (1.10%) Replication
10 65 (1.05%) NHS
10 65 (1.05%) User Experience
11 58 (0.94%) Fat Client
11 58 (0.94%) Thin Client
12 57 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
13 55 (0.89%) Driving Licence
14 53 (0.86%) CESG
15 49 (0.79%) PKI
16 45 (0.73%) Client/Server
16 45 (0.73%) Mainframe
17 43 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1744 (28.26%) Windows
2 824 (13.35%) Linux
3 641 (10.39%) Windows Server
4 536 (8.69%) Unix
5 479 (7.76%) Windows 7
6 382 (6.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 266 (4.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 265 (4.29%) AIX
9 244 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 219 (3.55%) Windows Server 2003
11 192 (3.11%) Solaris
12 179 (2.90%) Windows XP
13 130 (2.11%) Windows 10
14 87 (1.41%) Android
15 85 (1.38%) Windows 8
16 62 (1.00%) Mac OS X
17 60 (0.97%) Apple iOS
18 53 (0.86%) CentOS
19 52 (0.84%) Windows 2000
20 44 (0.71%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1543 (25.00%) Service Management
2 899 (14.57%) Service Delivery
3 872 (14.13%) ITIL V3
4 859 (13.92%) PRINCE2
5 812 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
6 798 (12.93%) Change Management
7 779 (12.62%) Project Management
8 755 (12.23%) ITSM
9 632 (10.24%) Problem Management
10 506 (8.20%) Incident Management
11 480 (7.78%) Stakeholder Management
12 440 (7.13%) Configuration Management
13 409 (6.63%) Service Design
14 325 (5.27%) Release Management
15 313 (5.07%) Migration
16 308 (4.99%) DevOps
17 296 (4.80%) Continuous Improvement
18 235 (3.81%) High Availability
19 207 (3.35%) TOGAF
20 201 (3.26%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 574 (9.30%) SQL
2 261 (4.23%) Java
3 240 (3.89%) PowerShell
4 232 (3.76%) JavaScript
5 221 (3.58%) Perl
6 151 (2.45%) Python
7 114 (1.85%) Shell Script
8 109 (1.77%) C
9 104 (1.69%) Bash Shell
10 71 (1.15%) VB
11 66 (1.07%) PL/SQL
12 64 (1.04%) C#
13 62 (1.00%) PHP
13 62 (1.00%) Ruby
14 51 (0.83%) C++
15 43 (0.70%) Korn
16 41 (0.66%) T-SQL
17 34 (0.55%) VBScript
18 17 (0.28%) C-shell
18 17 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1103 (17.87%) Security Cleared
2 802 (13.00%) SC Cleared
3 706 (11.44%) ITIL Certification
4 474 (7.68%) Degree
5 341 (5.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 337 (5.46%) Cisco Certification
7 242 (3.92%) DV Cleared
8 225 (3.65%) CCNA
9 201 (3.26%) MCSE
10 176 (2.85%) CCNP
11 174 (2.82%) CISSP
12 134 (2.17%) ISEB
13 126 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
14 122 (1.98%) MCP
15 120 (1.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 96 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 92 (1.49%) PMI Certification
18 86 (1.39%) PMP
19 82 (1.33%) MCSA
20 67 (1.09%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 704 (11.41%) SLA
2 186 (3.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 122 (1.98%) QA
4 109 (1.77%) Disclosure Scotland
5 103 (1.67%) PCI DSS
6 77 (1.25%) COBIT
7 58 (0.94%) ISO 9001
8 47 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 35 (0.57%) JSP 440
10 21 (0.34%) Data Quality
11 11 (0.18%) ISO 9000
12 8 (0.13%) HL7
13 7 (0.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
13 7 (0.11%) COSO
13 7 (0.11%) ISO22301
14 6 (0.097%) HMG Security Policy Framework
15 5 (0.081%) Basel III
15 5 (0.081%) SEPA
16 4 (0.065%) SAS 70
16 4 (0.065%) WCAG
System Software
1 1072 (17.37%) Active Directory
2 477 (7.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 167 (2.71%) Hyper-V
4 137 (2.22%) vSphere
5 136 (2.20%) XenApp
6 93 (1.51%) Microsoft App-V
7 79 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
8 73 (1.18%) XenDesktop
9 63 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
10 56 (0.91%) VMware ESX
11 51 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
12 43 (0.70%) Virtual Desktop
13 37 (0.60%) Terminal Services
14 36 (0.58%) KVM
15 33 (0.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 31 (0.50%) XenServer
17 28 (0.45%) BitLocker
17 28 (0.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 24 (0.39%) Docker
18 24 (0.39%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 359 (5.82%) SCCM
2 190 (3.08%) Puppet
3 140 (2.27%) SCOM
4 129 (2.09%) Tivoli
5 80 (1.30%) NetBackup
6 68 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
7 67 (1.09%) WSUS
8 55 (0.89%) Ansible
9 50 (0.81%) EMC NetWorker
10 41 (0.66%) Nagios
10 41 (0.66%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 40 (0.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 38 (0.62%) HP SiteScope
13 35 (0.57%) Microsoft Clustering
14 33 (0.53%) AirWatch
14 33 (0.53%) OpenView
15 30 (0.49%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
15 30 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 25 (0.41%) Data Guard
16 25 (0.41%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1511 (24.49%) Microsoft
2 737 (11.94%) VMware
3 672 (10.89%) Cisco
4 618 (10.01%) Oracle
5 528 (8.56%) HP
6 448 (7.26%) ServiceNow
7 430 (6.97%) Citrix
8 307 (4.97%) Red Hat
9 255 (4.13%) Remedy
10 187 (3.03%) IBM
11 183 (2.97%) SAP
12 156 (2.53%) BMC
13 154 (2.50%) CheckPoint
14 148 (2.40%) EMC
15 140 (2.27%) Juniper
16 138 (2.24%) F5
17 133 (2.16%) CA
18 113 (1.83%) Symantec
19 110 (1.78%) NetApp
20 107 (1.73%) Dell
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
LA International
Rate: £62 per hour
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Plan-net
Rate: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 1 hour ago
Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 8 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Montash
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Montash
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Rate: From £160 to £170 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
FT Select
Rate: From £400 to £408 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £150.00 - £180.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
North East
LA International
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Slough, Berkshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Harris Global
Rate: From £400 to £600 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: £8.50 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
London
Proactive Appointments
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Montash
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £55 - £440.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: £15 - £16 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Networkers
Rate: £10.86 - £13.28 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £120 - £150 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
LA International
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £10.00 - £14.00 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £22000 - £29326 per annum + + benefits+Overtime
Posted: 3 days ago