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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
UK / England
Rank 31 25 24
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 2453 3143 3272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 5.86% 6.59% 6.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.06% 7.95% 8.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1549 1964 1940
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £531 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 174 240
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +7.79%

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
34750 39516 38053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.98% 82.86% 79.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 23216 26235 24416
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 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 864 1083 1029
Median hourly rate £36.50 £37.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +41.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.90 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 -13 898 £430 +4.87% 193
South East 0 606 £425 +21.42% 98
North West +4 165 £400 +23.07% 53
West Midlands +7 148 £413 +1.85% 51
Yorkshire +3 148 £375 +15.38% 55
South West -15 138 £375 +7.14% 47
North East +10 125 £350 +25.00% 16
East of England -15 119 £346 -4.48% 48
East Midlands +8 96 £310 -16.77% 27
Midlands +2 5 £500 +11.11%
ITIL
UK

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 1480 (27.13%) Windows
2 1467 (26.89%) Service Management
3 1292 (23.68%) Microsoft
4 1069 (19.60%) Security Cleared
5 952 (17.45%) Finance
6 906 (16.61%) Active Directory
7 831 (15.23%) PRINCE2
8 825 (15.12%) SC Cleared
9 818 (15.00%) ITIL V3
10 787 (14.43%) Agile Software Development
11 777 (14.24%) Change Management
12 727 (13.33%) Project Management
13 702 (12.87%) ITSM
14 693 (12.70%) Linux
15 685 (12.56%) Service Delivery
16 664 (12.17%) VMware
17 634 (11.62%) MS Excel
18 615 (11.27%) Cisco
19 592 (10.85%) ITIL Certification
20 569 (10.43%) SLA
21 544 (9.97%) Problem Management
22 537 (9.84%) MS Office
23 503 (9.22%) Windows Server
24 498 (9.13%) Firewall
25 490 (8.98%) Analytical Skills
26 469 (8.60%) SQL
27 464 (8.51%) Degree
28 458 (8.40%) Oracle
29 456 (8.36%) ServiceNow
30 447 (8.19%) Windows 7

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
1 236 (4.33%) MS Exchange
2 210 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 151 (2.77%) IIS
4 122 (2.24%) WebSphere
5 119 (2.18%) Skype for Business
6 106 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2010
7 105 (1.92%) Apache
8 99 (1.81%) WebLogic
9 79 (1.45%) Tomcat
10 75 (1.37%) CMS
10 75 (1.37%) JBoss
11 68 (1.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 59 (1.08%) Oracle Application Server
13 48 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
14 46 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
15 41 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
16 36 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
17 32 (0.59%) SAS
18 31 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
19 27 (0.49%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 634 (11.62%) MS Excel
2 537 (9.84%) MS Office
3 160 (2.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 134 (2.46%) MS Project
5 104 (1.91%) MS Visio
6 12 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.073%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.037%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.018%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.018%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.018%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.018%) Maya
Business Applications
1 102 (1.87%) Remedy ITSM
2 64 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
3 49 (0.90%) Oracle EBS R12
4 36 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
5 24 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 15 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
7 14 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
8 13 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
9 10 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
9 10 (0.18%) SAP CO
9 10 (0.18%) SAP FI
9 10 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
10 8 (0.15%) Oracle Cash Management
10 8 (0.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 6 (0.11%) assyst
11 6 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
11 6 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
11 6 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
12 5 (0.092%) CA PPM
12 5 (0.092%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 296 (5.43%) IaaS
2 256 (4.69%) Office 365
3 255 (4.67%) PaaS
4 241 (4.42%) SaaS
5 192 (3.52%) Microsoft Azure
6 148 (2.71%) Amazon AWS
7 48 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
8 23 (0.42%) G Suite
9 17 (0.31%) Mimecast
9 17 (0.31%) OneDrive
10 16 (0.29%) HP Helion
11 15 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
12 10 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
13 9 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
13 9 (0.16%) GitHub
13 9 (0.16%) Yammer
14 8 (0.15%) Amazon S3
14 8 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
15 7 (0.13%) Boomi
16 6 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 498 (9.13%) Firewall
2 334 (6.12%) LAN
3 330 (6.05%) WAN
4 279 (5.11%) DNS
5 271 (4.97%) TCP/IP
6 201 (3.68%) SAN
7 177 (3.24%) DHCP
8 163 (2.99%) Wireless
9 150 (2.75%) VPN
10 136 (2.49%) Network Security
11 117 (2.14%) Internet
12 109 (2.00%) VoIP
13 106 (1.94%) Wi-Fi
14 104 (1.91%) SSL
15 98 (1.80%) Cisco Nexus
15 98 (1.80%) MPLS
16 88 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
17 86 (1.58%) LDAP
18 81 (1.48%) Skype
19 58 (1.06%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 313 (5.74%) SQL Server
2 180 (3.30%) Oracle Database
3 75 (1.37%) Oracle Database 12c
4 68 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
5 57 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 56 (1.03%) Hadoop
7 54 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
8 52 (0.95%) DB2
9 51 (0.93%) MySQL
10 50 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
11 48 (0.88%) Big Data
11 48 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
12 47 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 46 (0.84%) Relational Database
14 45 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
15 43 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 33 (0.60%) MongoDB
17 32 (0.59%) SQL Server 2014
18 29 (0.53%) Oracle Database 10g
19 25 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 87 (1.59%) JIRA
2 49 (0.90%) Jenkins
3 46 (0.84%) Git (software)
4 44 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 25 (0.46%) Subversion
6 24 (0.44%) Visual Studio
7 18 (0.33%) Selenium
8 17 (0.31%) TeamCity
9 15 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 14 (0.26%) Ant
10 14 (0.26%) Octopus Deploy
11 12 (0.22%) MSI
11 12 (0.22%) Rational DOORS
12 11 (0.20%) Oracle APEX
13 8 (0.15%) HP UFT
13 8 (0.15%) Introscope
13 8 (0.15%) JUnit
14 7 (0.13%) Checkstyle
14 7 (0.13%) FindBugs
14 7 (0.13%) Oracle Forms
General
1 952 (17.45%) Finance
2 326 (5.98%) Telecoms
3 271 (4.97%) Banking
4 163 (2.99%) Retail
5 126 (2.31%) Legal
6 83 (1.52%) Law
7 76 (1.39%) Manufacturing
8 54 (0.99%) Back Office
9 45 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
10 43 (0.79%) Marketing
11 41 (0.75%) Investment Banking
12 36 (0.66%) Advertising
13 35 (0.64%) Billing
14 28 (0.51%) Financial Institution
14 28 (0.51%) Local Government
15 27 (0.49%) Military
16 24 (0.44%) Electronics
17 21 (0.38%) French Language
17 21 (0.38%) Publishing
18 17 (0.31%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1153 (21.14%) Analyst
2 403 (7.39%) Service Analyst
3 397 (7.28%) Architect
4 368 (6.75%) Service Manager
5 337 (6.18%) Project Manager
6 316 (5.79%) Service Desk Analyst
7 280 (5.13%) Support Engineer
8 272 (4.99%) Support Analyst
9 244 (4.47%) Developer
10 207 (3.79%) Network Engineer
11 205 (3.76%) Business Analyst
12 202 (3.70%) Administrator
13 195 (3.57%) Consultant
14 171 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support
15 163 (2.99%) IT Manager
16 153 (2.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 146 (2.68%) Applications Support
18 138 (2.53%) IT Analyst
19 133 (2.44%) ServiceNow Developer
20 130 (2.38%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (2.82%) Web Services
2 152 (2.79%) HTML
3 143 (2.62%) XML
4 140 (2.57%) Middleware
5 106 (1.94%) CSS
6 97 (1.78%) .NET
7 75 (1.37%) SOAP
8 57 (1.04%) REST
9 53 (0.97%) J2EE
10 36 (0.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 34 (0.62%) Ajax
11 34 (0.62%) HTML5
12 32 (0.59%) AngularJS
13 29 (0.53%) JSON
13 29 (0.53%) RESTful
14 24 (0.44%) XSL
15 23 (0.42%) XSLT
16 21 (0.38%) XHTML
17 19 (0.35%) jQuery
17 19 (0.35%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 490 (8.98%) Analytical Skills
2 362 (6.64%) Data Centre
3 355 (6.51%) Management Information System
4 200 (3.67%) CMDB
5 116 (2.13%) Clustering
6 108 (1.98%) Computer Science
7 105 (1.92%) Blackberry
8 72 (1.32%) Virtual Team
9 68 (1.25%) User Experience
10 64 (1.17%) NHS
11 49 (0.90%) Driving Licence
12 46 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
12 46 (0.84%) Fat Client
12 46 (0.84%) Thin Client
13 43 (0.79%) Replication
14 39 (0.71%) Mainframe
14 39 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
15 37 (0.68%) Smartphone
16 34 (0.62%) iPhone
17 33 (0.60%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1480 (27.13%) Windows
2 693 (12.70%) Linux
3 503 (9.22%) Windows Server
4 447 (8.19%) Windows 7
5 381 (6.98%) Unix
6 271 (4.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 232 (4.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 183 (3.35%) AIX
9 178 (3.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 176 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
11 140 (2.57%) Windows 10
12 133 (2.44%) Windows XP
13 88 (1.61%) Solaris
14 73 (1.34%) Android
15 62 (1.14%) Windows 8
16 60 (1.10%) Mac OS X
17 58 (1.06%) Windows 2000
18 45 (0.82%) CentOS
19 41 (0.75%) SUSE
20 38 (0.70%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1467 (26.89%) Service Management
2 831 (15.23%) PRINCE2
3 818 (15.00%) ITIL V3
4 787 (14.43%) Agile Software Development
5 777 (14.24%) Change Management
6 727 (13.33%) Project Management
7 702 (12.87%) ITSM
8 685 (12.56%) Service Delivery
9 544 (9.97%) Problem Management
10 444 (8.14%) Incident Management
11 415 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
12 372 (6.82%) Service Design
13 364 (6.67%) Configuration Management
14 310 (5.68%) DevOps
15 280 (5.13%) Migration
16 260 (4.77%) Release Management
17 252 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
18 202 (3.70%) Open Source
19 198 (3.63%) TOGAF
20 190 (3.48%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 469 (8.60%) SQL
2 249 (4.56%) PowerShell
3 224 (4.11%) JavaScript
4 216 (3.96%) Java
5 152 (2.79%) Perl
6 141 (2.58%) Python
7 97 (1.78%) C
8 84 (1.54%) Shell Script
9 75 (1.37%) Bash Shell
10 58 (1.06%) VBScript
11 50 (0.92%) C#
12 49 (0.90%) VB
13 47 (0.86%) PL/SQL
14 45 (0.82%) Ruby
15 39 (0.71%) PHP
16 30 (0.55%) T-SQL
17 28 (0.51%) Korn
18 26 (0.48%) C++
19 20 (0.37%) COBOL
20 15 (0.27%) Jython
Qualifications
1 1069 (19.60%) Security Cleared
2 825 (15.12%) SC Cleared
3 592 (10.85%) ITIL Certification
4 464 (8.51%) Degree
5 352 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
6 303 (5.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 202 (3.70%) DV Cleared
8 200 (3.67%) CCNA
9 189 (3.46%) CCNP
10 179 (3.28%) MCSE
11 131 (2.40%) CISSP
12 114 (2.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 109 (2.00%) ISEB
14 100 (1.83%) MCP
15 92 (1.69%) CCIE
16 87 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 84 (1.54%) PMI Certification
18 82 (1.50%) MCSA
19 81 (1.48%) PMP
20 79 (1.45%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 569 (10.43%) SLA
2 132 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 118 (2.16%) QA
4 77 (1.41%) PCI DSS
5 74 (1.36%) Disclosure Scotland
6 58 (1.06%) COBIT
7 36 (0.66%) Data Quality
8 31 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 24 (0.44%) ISO 9001
10 20 (0.37%) JSP 440
11 12 (0.22%) ISO22301
12 8 (0.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 7 (0.13%) PMBOK
14 6 (0.11%) EFQM
15 5 (0.092%) BS25999
15 5 (0.092%) HL7
15 5 (0.092%) ISO 9000
15 5 (0.092%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 4 (0.073%) GxP
16 4 (0.073%) SEPA
System Software
1 906 (16.61%) Active Directory
2 431 (7.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 124 (2.27%) Hyper-V
4 123 (2.25%) vSphere
5 79 (1.45%) VMware ESX
6 76 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
7 69 (1.26%) XenApp
8 58 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
9 52 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
10 49 (0.90%) Virtual Desktop
11 44 (0.81%) XenDesktop
12 34 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
12 34 (0.62%) vCloud
13 29 (0.53%) Docker
14 26 (0.48%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 22 (0.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 20 (0.37%) BitLocker
17 16 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
17 16 (0.29%) Xen
18 13 (0.24%) KVM
Systems Management
1 270 (4.95%) SCCM
2 148 (2.71%) Puppet
3 90 (1.65%) Tivoli
4 70 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
5 67 (1.23%) SCOM
6 63 (1.15%) WSUS
7 50 (0.92%) NetBackup
8 44 (0.81%) Ansible
9 42 (0.77%) FortiGate
10 33 (0.60%) HP SiteScope
11 28 (0.51%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 26 (0.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 25 (0.46%) Data Guard
13 25 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 23 (0.42%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
15 22 (0.40%) AirWatch
15 22 (0.40%) Microsoft Clustering
16 21 (0.38%) vRealize
17 19 (0.35%) Backup Exec
17 19 (0.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 1292 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 664 (12.17%) VMware
3 615 (11.27%) Cisco
4 458 (8.40%) Oracle
5 456 (8.36%) ServiceNow
6 405 (7.42%) HP
7 320 (5.87%) Citrix
8 256 (4.69%) Remedy
9 226 (4.14%) Red Hat
10 171 (3.13%) IBM
11 167 (3.06%) CheckPoint
12 154 (2.82%) Juniper
13 145 (2.66%) SAP
14 142 (2.60%) F5
15 120 (2.20%) BMC
16 114 (2.09%) CA
17 95 (1.74%) NetApp
18 92 (1.69%) Dell
19 79 (1.45%) EMC
20 77 (1.41%) Symantec
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £14.00 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £115 - £130 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Keystream Resources Limited
Rate: £10 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £450.00 - £470.00 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Essex
Montash
Rate: Competetive
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Red10
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The One Group
Rate: £120 - 150 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £12 - £14 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ebury
Rate: £160.00 - £170.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Ascend Consulting
Rate: From £250 to £280 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Harris Global
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Rullion
Rate: £440 - £443 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Montash
Posted: 19 hours ago
Essex
Montash
Rate: Competetive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 23 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Rate: £11 - 13 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Montash
Rate: Competetive
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £150.00 - £180.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Net Talent
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Harris Global
Rate: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leicestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £41709.00 - £52793.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £10 - £12 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago