The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 10 7 1
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Contract jobs citing ITIL 1 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 3.33% 10.00% 34.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 13.89% 47.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 8
Average daily rate
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£350 - £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.02% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Gatwick region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
26 36 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 86.67% 72.00% 71.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 12
Average daily rate £413 £425 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +37.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £600 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Gatwick region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick 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 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) MS Office
4 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
5 5 (38.46%) Linux
5 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
6 4 (30.77%) Citrix
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (30.77%) MCP
6 4 (30.77%) MCSE
6 4 (30.77%) SCCM
7 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
7 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
7 3 (23.08%) IIS
7 3 (23.08%) SAN
7 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
8 2 (15.38%) Lotus
8 2 (15.38%) CISSP
8 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (15.38%) CCNA
8 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
8 2 (15.38%) HP
8 2 (15.38%) SQL
8 2 (15.38%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
8 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
8 2 (15.38%) MCSA
8 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (15.38%) SLA

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick 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 (23.08%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Office
2 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
3 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
3 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) Wireless
3 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (7.69%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) VoIP
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Security Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) IT Security Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) IT Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Open Source
2 1 (7.69%) Statistics
2 1 (7.69%) PKI
2 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
3 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Phone
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
2 2 (15.38%) Change Management
2 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
2 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (15.38%) Coaching
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (7.69%) Transition Management
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security
3 1 (7.69%) ITSM
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (30.77%) MCP
1 4 (30.77%) MCSE
2 2 (15.38%) CISSP
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) CCNA
2 2 (15.38%) MCSA
2 2 (15.38%) CEH
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) UAG
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) SCCM
2 2 (15.38%) Nessus
3 1 (7.69%) Puppet
3 1 (7.69%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Citrix
3 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
4 2 (15.38%) Lotus
4 2 (15.38%) HP
4 2 (15.38%) McAfee
4 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) Qualys
5 1 (7.69%) Veeam
5 1 (7.69%) Dell
5 1 (7.69%) EMC