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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL V3 over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 54 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.77% 0.21% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 0.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £463 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.51% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +12.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £28.25 -
% change year-on-year
-41.59% -
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
483 378 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 74.54% 79.25% 72.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 191 164
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 47 44
Average hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £27.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +11.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.10 £41.95 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

ITIL V3
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Chelmsford - 3 £375 -
ITIL V3
East of England

ITIL V3
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 10 (100.00%) ITIL
2 9 (90.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (80.00%) Service Management
3 8 (80.00%) Finance
4 6 (60.00%) Change Management
4 6 (60.00%) ITSM
5 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (20.00%) Validation
6 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
7 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
7 1 (10.00%) Analytics
7 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
7 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (10.00%) Legal
7 1 (10.00%) Back Office
7 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
7 1 (10.00%) SLA
7 1 (10.00%) Intranet
7 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (10.00%) Java
7 1 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (10.00%) VBA
7 1 (10.00%) MS Office

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Change Manager
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL Manager
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL Service Manager
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL Change Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Service Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Major Incident Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Incident Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Management Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) IT Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Report Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Change and Configuration Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
2 9 (90.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (80.00%) Service Management
4 6 (60.00%) Change Management
4 6 (60.00%) ITSM
5 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (20.00%) Validation
6 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
7 1 (10.00%) Analytics
7 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
7 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow