The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL 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 over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 14 7 13
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing ITIL 51 68 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 7.91% 13.28% 10.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.47% 17.57% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 40 17
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£381 £400 £173
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% +131.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £174 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £500 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £328
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 6
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -52.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.89 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.45% -16.36%
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
487 387 320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 75.50% 75.59% 72.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 209 150
Average daily rate £400 £400 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 47 58
Average hourly rate £36.50 £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.66% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.25 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.80 £41.58 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Essex region over the 3 months to 6 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -4 24 £375 -6.25% 2
Colchester -10 3 £320 -20.00%
Brentwood -2 2 - -
Harlow -3 2 £388 +10.71%
Basildon -7 2 - -
ITIL
East of England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing ITIL 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.

1 30 (30.93%) Finance
2 29 (29.90%) Windows
3 27 (27.84%) Service Management
4 26 (26.80%) Microsoft
5 21 (21.65%) Security Cleared
6 19 (19.59%) SLA
7 18 (18.56%) Active Directory
8 15 (15.46%) Project Management
9 14 (14.43%) ITSM
9 14 (14.43%) MS Office
10 13 (13.40%) Cisco
11 12 (12.37%) Service Delivery
12 11 (11.34%) Change Management
12 11 (11.34%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (11.34%) Windows 7
13 10 (10.31%) ITIL V3
13 10 (10.31%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (10.31%) Service Desk Management
13 10 (10.31%) Problem Management
13 10 (10.31%) MS Excel
14 9 (9.28%) Firewall
14 9 (9.28%) PRINCE2
14 9 (9.28%) ITIL Certification
14 9 (9.28%) Line Management
15 8 (8.25%) SC Cleared
15 8 (8.25%) Incident Management
16 7 (7.22%) Stakeholder Management
16 7 (7.22%) MCSE
16 7 (7.22%) ServiceNow
17 6 (6.19%) Cisco ASA

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing ITIL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.06%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.03%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.03%) GlassFish
2 1 (1.03%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.03%) IIS
2 1 (1.03%) JBoss
2 1 (1.03%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (14.43%) MS Office
2 10 (10.31%) MS Excel
3 6 (6.19%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (2.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.06%) PTC Creo
4 2 (2.06%) AutoCAD
5 1 (1.03%) MS Project
5 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.28%) Firewall
2 6 (6.19%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (5.15%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (5.15%) VLAN
3 5 (5.15%) Internet
4 4 (4.12%) OSPF
4 4 (4.12%) LAN
4 4 (4.12%) WAN
5 3 (3.09%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.09%) VPN
5 3 (3.09%) MPLS
6 2 (2.06%) SAN
6 2 (2.06%) BGP
6 2 (2.06%) DNS
6 2 (2.06%) DHCP
6 2 (2.06%) Ethernet
6 2 (2.06%) Network Security
6 2 (2.06%) Wireless
6 2 (2.06%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.03%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.03%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.03%) MSI
General
1 30 (30.93%) Finance
2 5 (5.15%) Legal
3 4 (4.12%) French Language
4 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.03%) Back Office
5 1 (1.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (39.18%) Analyst
2 22 (22.68%) Service Analyst
3 18 (18.56%) Support Analyst
4 16 (16.49%) Service Desk Analyst
5 10 (10.31%) Service Manager
6 9 (9.28%) Applications Support Analyst
6 9 (9.28%) Applications Support
7 8 (8.25%) 1st Line Support
8 7 (7.22%) Change Manager
8 7 (7.22%) Help Desk Analyst
9 6 (6.19%) Systems Support
9 6 (6.19%) Systems Analyst
9 6 (6.19%) Systems Support Analyst
9 6 (6.19%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 5 (5.15%) Security Manager
10 5 (5.15%) Consultant
10 5 (5.15%) Network Engineer
11 4 (4.12%) IT Consultant
11 4 (4.12%) Report Analyst
11 4 (4.12%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.09%) Middleware
2 1 (1.03%) Spring
2 1 (1.03%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.15%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.06%) NHS
2 2 (2.06%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (2.06%) CMDB
2 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.03%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.03%) User Experience
3 1 (1.03%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.03%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 29 (29.90%) Windows
2 11 (11.34%) Windows 7
3 6 (6.19%) UNIX
4 5 (5.15%) Windows Vista
4 5 (5.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.06%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.03%) Linux
6 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.03%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.84%) Service Management
2 15 (15.46%) Project Management
3 14 (14.43%) ITSM
4 12 (12.37%) Service Delivery
5 11 (11.34%) Change Management
6 10 (10.31%) Problem Management
6 10 (10.31%) ITIL V3
6 10 (10.31%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (10.31%) Service Desk Management
7 9 (9.28%) Line Management
7 9 (9.28%) PRINCE2
8 8 (8.25%) Incident Management
9 7 (7.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (6.19%) Risk Management
10 6 (6.19%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (6.19%) Configuration Management
11 5 (5.15%) Asset Management
11 5 (5.15%) Time Management
11 5 (5.15%) SDLC
12 4 (4.12%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.19%) SQL
2 3 (3.09%) Java
2 3 (3.09%) VBA
3 1 (1.03%) Korn
3 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.03%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.03%) Perl
3 1 (1.03%) VBScript
3 1 (1.03%) VB
3 1 (1.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 21 (21.65%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (9.28%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (8.25%) SC Cleared
5 7 (7.22%) MCSE
6 4 (4.12%) MCDST
7 3 (3.09%) CCNP
7 3 (3.09%) ISACA
7 3 (3.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (3.09%) CISSP
7 3 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.06%) CCNA
9 1 (1.03%) CCDP
9 1 (1.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (19.59%) SLA
2 1 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.03%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (18.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.03%) XenApp
3 1 (1.03%) XenServer
3 1 (1.03%) vSphere
3 1 (1.03%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.03%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (1.03%) ZENworks
1 1 (1.03%) SCCM
1 1 (1.03%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 26 (26.80%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.40%) Cisco
3 7 (7.22%) ServiceNow
4 6 (6.19%) Citrix
4 6 (6.19%) Autodesk
4 6 (6.19%) PTC
5 4 (4.12%) VMware
5 4 (4.12%) Dell
5 4 (4.12%) McAfee
5 4 (4.12%) Sophos
5 4 (4.12%) Aerohive Networks
5 4 (4.12%) Panasonic
6 2 (2.06%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.03%) Riverbed
7 1 (1.03%) F5
7 1 (1.03%) Zeacom
7 1 (1.03%) Oracle
7 1 (1.03%) Mitel
7 1 (1.03%) Brocade
7 1 (1.03%) Avaya
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