The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL 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 over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 42 18 12
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -6
Contract jobs citing ITIL 14 40 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.16% 7.46% 9.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.97% 9.73% 13.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 22 36
Median daily rate £363 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £192 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £498 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 8
Median hourly rate £14.00 £11.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -26.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
ITIL
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
353 411 467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 79.68% 76.68% 74.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 222 262
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £236 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £525 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 32 37
Median hourly rate £25.00 £40.60 £31.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.42% +28.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £46.20 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Essex

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

ITIL
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 within the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Colchester -11 8 £400 +24.03% 3
Brentwood +4 2 - -
Chelmsford +1 2 £325 -7.14% 1
ITIL
East of England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Essex region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 22 (37.93%) Windows
2 16 (27.59%) ITSM
2 16 (27.59%) Active Directory
3 15 (25.86%) Service Management
3 15 (25.86%) Finance
4 14 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (20.69%) MS Office
6 11 (18.97%) MS Excel
6 11 (18.97%) SLA
6 11 (18.97%) Service Delivery
7 10 (17.24%) ServiceNow
7 10 (17.24%) ITIL V3
8 9 (15.52%) Windows 7
8 9 (15.52%) Web Services
8 9 (15.52%) XML
9 7 (12.07%) SQL
9 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
9 7 (12.07%) IIS
9 7 (12.07%) SDLC
9 7 (12.07%) Windows Server
10 6 (10.34%) .NET
10 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
10 6 (10.34%) Knowledge Management
11 5 (8.62%) Telecoms
11 5 (8.62%) Windows XP
11 5 (8.62%) HP
11 5 (8.62%) Office 365
11 5 (8.62%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (6.90%) Remedy ITSM
12 4 (6.90%) SCCM

ITIL
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 7 (12.07%) IIS
2 3 (5.17%) IBM Domino
2 3 (5.17%) IBM Notes
2 3 (5.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (20.69%) MS Office
2 11 (18.97%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Office 365
2 1 (1.72%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) DHCP
1 3 (5.17%) DNS
1 3 (5.17%) Internet
2 1 (1.72%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.72%) LAN
2 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.72%) VLAN
2 1 (1.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) AdminStudio
General
1 15 (25.86%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.90%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Back Office
4 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (46.55%) Analyst
2 18 (31.03%) Service Analyst
3 9 (15.52%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (13.79%) Report Analyst
5 6 (10.34%) Service Management Manager
5 6 (10.34%) Service Manager
6 5 (8.62%) Applications Support
6 5 (8.62%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (6.90%) Consultant
7 4 (6.90%) Desktop Support
8 3 (5.17%) .NET Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Developer
8 3 (5.17%) ITIL Service Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Remedy Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Windows Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Applications Developer
9 2 (3.45%) IT Consultant
9 2 (3.45%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.52%) Web Services
1 9 (15.52%) XML
2 6 (10.34%) .NET
3 4 (6.90%) .NET Framework
4 3 (5.17%) XML Messaging
5 2 (3.45%) SOAP
6 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.72%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.72%) Clustering
3 1 (1.72%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.72%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.72%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 22 (37.93%) Windows
2 9 (15.52%) Windows 7
3 7 (12.07%) Windows Server
4 5 (8.62%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.72%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) ITSM
2 15 (25.86%) Service Management
3 11 (18.97%) Service Delivery
4 10 (17.24%) ITIL V3
5 7 (12.07%) SDLC
6 6 (10.34%) Knowledge Management
7 4 (6.90%) Time Management
7 4 (6.90%) Validation
8 3 (5.17%) Defect Management
8 3 (5.17%) Test Management
9 2 (3.45%) Document Management
9 2 (3.45%) Information Governance
9 2 (3.45%) Integration Testing
9 2 (3.45%) Migration
9 2 (3.45%) Patch Management
9 2 (3.45%) Release Management
9 2 (3.45%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (3.45%) Security Testing
9 2 (3.45%) Test Scripting
9 2 (3.45%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.07%) SQL
2 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.72%) C#
3 1 (1.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.45%) CEH
2 2 (3.45%) CISM
2 2 (3.45%) CISSP
2 2 (3.45%) GSEC
2 2 (3.45%) SSCP
3 1 (1.72%) CCNA
3 1 (1.72%) CCNP
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.72%) Degree
3 1 (1.72%) HND
3 1 (1.72%) MCP
3 1 (1.72%) MCSE
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.97%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (27.59%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.45%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.72%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (6.90%) SCCM
3 1 (1.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (17.24%) ServiceNow
2 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.62%) HP
4 4 (6.90%) BMC
4 4 (6.90%) Remedy
5 3 (5.17%) Citrix
5 3 (5.17%) IBM
5 3 (5.17%) Lotus
6 2 (3.45%) Thunderhead
6 2 (3.45%) VMware
7 1 (1.72%) Altiris
7 1 (1.72%) Cisco
7 1 (1.72%) Google
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Pertemps IT
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Posted: 23 days ago
Essex
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