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 3 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 14 7 14
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Contract jobs citing ITIL 59 69 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 9.37% 14.29% 9.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.27% 18.50% 13.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 39 15
Average daily rate
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£381 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.29% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £173 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £15.88 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -11.80%
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
481 373 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 76.35% 77.23% 72.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 195 163
Average daily rate £400 £400 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 47 54
Average hourly rate £32.65 £31.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.32% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £16.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £41.95 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.16% -14.51%

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 3 August 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 3 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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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 -3 27 £375 -6.25%
Brentwood -1 3 - - 2
Harlow -3 2 £388 +10.71%
Basildon -5 1 - -
ITIL
East of England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 35 (36.46%) Finance
2 31 (32.29%) Service Management
3 27 (28.13%) Windows
3 27 (28.13%) Microsoft
4 19 (19.79%) Active Directory
5 17 (17.71%) Project Management
6 16 (16.67%) SLA
7 14 (14.58%) Cisco
7 14 (14.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (14.58%) MS Office
7 14 (14.58%) ITSM
8 12 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 12 (12.50%) Security Cleared
8 12 (12.50%) Windows 7
9 11 (11.46%) Change Management
10 10 (10.42%) Firewall
10 10 (10.42%) Service Delivery
10 10 (10.42%) ITIL V3
10 10 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (10.42%) SDLC
11 9 (9.38%) Problem Management
11 9 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (9.38%) Internet
12 8 (8.33%) Citrix
12 8 (8.33%) MS Excel
12 8 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (8.33%) Incident Management
13 7 (7.29%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (7.29%) ServiceNow
13 7 (7.29%) VMware

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 3 (3.13%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.04%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.04%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.04%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.04%) IIS
3 1 (1.04%) JBoss
3 1 (1.04%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (14.58%) MS Office
2 8 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.08%) SOLIDWORKS
3 2 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.04%) PTC Creo
4 1 (1.04%) MS Project
4 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.04%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.42%) Firewall
2 9 (9.38%) Internet
3 6 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (5.21%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (5.21%) VLAN
5 4 (4.17%) OSPF
5 4 (4.17%) LAN
5 4 (4.17%) WAN
5 4 (4.17%) DHCP
5 4 (4.17%) DNS
6 3 (3.13%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.13%) VPN
6 3 (3.13%) MPLS
6 3 (3.13%) SAN
7 2 (2.08%) Intranet
7 2 (2.08%) BGP
7 2 (2.08%) Ethernet
7 2 (2.08%) LDAP
7 2 (2.08%) Network Security
7 2 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.04%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.08%) MSI
General
1 35 (36.46%) Finance
2 3 (3.13%) Legal
2 3 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.08%) French Language
4 1 (1.04%) Back Office
4 1 (1.04%) Publishing
4 1 (1.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (35.42%) Analyst
2 18 (18.75%) Service Analyst
3 16 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 12 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
5 11 (11.46%) Service Manager
6 10 (10.42%) Applications Support
7 9 (9.38%) Systems Support
7 9 (9.38%) Applications Support Analyst
8 8 (8.33%) Systems Support Analyst
8 8 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
9 7 (7.29%) Change Manager
10 5 (5.21%) Team Leader
10 5 (5.21%) Consultant
10 5 (5.21%) Network Engineer
11 4 (4.17%) Help Desk Analyst
11 4 (4.17%) Report Analyst
11 4 (4.17%) Support Engineer
11 4 (4.17%) Service Desk Manager
11 4 (4.17%) Incident Manager
11 4 (4.17%) ITIL Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.13%) Middleware
2 1 (1.04%) Spring
2 1 (1.04%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.21%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.13%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.08%) NHS
3 2 (2.08%) Smartphone
3 2 (2.08%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (2.08%) CMDB
3 2 (2.08%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (2.08%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.04%) User Experience
4 1 (1.04%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 27 (28.13%) Windows
2 12 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 7 (7.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.08%) Windows Vista
5 2 (2.08%) Android
5 2 (2.08%) UNIX
5 2 (2.08%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.08%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.08%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.04%) Linux
6 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (32.29%) Service Management
2 17 (17.71%) Project Management
3 14 (14.58%) ITSM
4 12 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 11 (11.46%) Change Management
6 10 (10.42%) Service Delivery
6 10 (10.42%) ITIL V3
6 10 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (10.42%) SDLC
7 9 (9.38%) Problem Management
8 8 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (8.33%) Incident Management
9 7 (7.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (6.25%) Risk Management
10 6 (6.25%) Configuration Management
10 6 (6.25%) Service Desk Management
11 5 (5.21%) Line Management
12 4 (4.17%) Waterfall
12 4 (4.17%) Migration
12 4 (4.17%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.29%) SQL
2 3 (3.13%) VBA
2 3 (3.13%) Java
3 2 (2.08%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.04%) Perl
4 1 (1.04%) C#
4 1 (1.04%) COBOL
4 1 (1.04%) Progress 4GL
4 1 (1.04%) Korn
4 1 (1.04%) VBScript
4 1 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (14.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 9 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (7.29%) MCSE
5 4 (4.17%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.13%) ISACA
6 3 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (3.13%) CISSP
6 3 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.13%) CCNP
6 3 (3.13%) MCDST
7 2 (2.08%) CCNA
8 1 (1.04%) CCDP
8 1 (1.04%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.04%) MCITP
8 1 (1.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.67%) SLA
2 4 (4.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (19.79%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.17%) VMware ESX
4 3 (3.13%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.08%) XenApp
5 2 (2.08%) XenServer
5 2 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) SCCM
2 1 (1.04%) SCOM
2 1 (1.04%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.04%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 27 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 14 (14.58%) Cisco
3 8 (8.33%) Citrix
4 7 (7.29%) VMware
4 7 (7.29%) ServiceNow
5 6 (6.25%) HP
6 5 (5.21%) Dell
7 4 (4.17%) IBM
7 4 (4.17%) Aerohive Networks
8 3 (3.13%) Panasonic
8 3 (3.13%) F5
8 3 (3.13%) Apple
8 3 (3.13%) McAfee
8 3 (3.13%) Sophos
9 2 (2.08%) Autodesk
9 2 (2.08%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.08%) NetApp
9 2 (2.08%) EMC
9 2 (2.08%) PTC
10 1 (1.04%) Mitel
Essex
JM
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