The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL V3 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL V3 over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Version 3
Rank 52 54 46
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 5 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.10% 0.93% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 1.22% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 3
Median daily rate £373 £406 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.30% -8.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £375 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £431 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £37.09 £15.73
% change year-on-year
-46.07% +135.79%
ITIL V3
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
386 493 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 84.84% 76.32% 80.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 287 198
Median daily rate £325 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £288 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 61 47
Median hourly rate £36.00 £33.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.25 £41.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

ITIL V3
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 Essex

ITIL V3
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL V3 across the Essex region.

ITIL V3 Daily Rate Trend in Essex

ITIL V3
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL V3 across the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

ITIL V3 Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

ITIL V3
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 across the Essex region.

ITIL V3 Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

ITIL V3
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 31 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
Chelmsford +7 4 £373 -0.66% 2
Brentwood - 1 - -
ITIL V3
East of England

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 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 Essex region with a requirement for ITIL V3.

1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 2 (33.33%) Release Management
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Legal
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) MS Project
4 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) Middleware
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) MS Project
3 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Documentation Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Change and Release Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Change Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Environment Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Release Management
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Security
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL V2
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow