The first table below looks at the demand for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Guildford region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 17 14 22
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs citing ITIL 17 18 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 7.76% 8.78% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.63% 12.59% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 0
Average daily rate £219 £285 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.24% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £334 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.29% +2.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 0
Average hourly rate £13.86 £51.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.09% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £18.40 £16.16
% change year-on-year
-10.32% +13.86%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
160 143 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 73.06% 69.76% 63.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 67 39
Average daily rate £363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £165 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 19 7
Average hourly rate £33.50 £50.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.66% +44.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.57 £26.25 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £53.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
ITIL
Surrey

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 15 (46.88%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (34.38%) Telecoms
3 10 (31.25%) Service Delivery
3 10 (31.25%) Fault Management
4 9 (28.13%) Change Management
4 9 (28.13%) Service Management
4 9 (28.13%) VPN
5 8 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 8 (25.00%) SLA
5 8 (25.00%) Citrix
5 8 (25.00%) Incident Management
6 7 (21.88%) Degree
6 7 (21.88%) Problem Management
6 7 (21.88%) SSH
6 7 (21.88%) WAN
6 7 (21.88%) SMTP
6 7 (21.88%) FTP
6 7 (21.88%) HTTP
6 7 (21.88%) Internet
7 6 (18.75%) Windows
7 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
7 6 (18.75%) MS Office
7 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
8 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
8 5 (15.63%) SSL
8 5 (15.63%) Quality Management
8 5 (15.63%) GAP Analysis
8 5 (15.63%) Workflow
8 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (15.63%) QA

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.13%) Liferay
1 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
1 6 (18.75%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) VPN
2 8 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (21.88%) SSH
3 7 (21.88%) WAN
3 7 (21.88%) SMTP
3 7 (21.88%) FTP
3 7 (21.88%) HTTP
3 7 (21.88%) Internet
4 5 (15.63%) SSL
5 4 (12.50%) LAN
6 1 (3.13%) DHCP
6 1 (3.13%) DNS
6 1 (3.13%) Firewall
6 1 (3.13%) 2G
6 1 (3.13%) BGP
6 1 (3.13%) 3G
6 1 (3.13%) MPLS
6 1 (3.13%) OSPF
6 1 (3.13%) HSRP
6 1 (3.13%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (3.13%) QlikView
General
1 11 (34.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Support Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Quality Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Administrator
4 4 (12.50%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Help Desk Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Service Transition Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Developer
6 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.13%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Services Manager
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Reporting Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) IP Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Services Delivery Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Incident Manager
6 1 (3.13%) IT Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.25%) FMCG
3 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
2 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.13%) UNIX
3 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Service Delivery
1 10 (31.25%) Fault Management
2 9 (28.13%) Change Management
2 9 (28.13%) Service Management
3 8 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 7 (21.88%) Problem Management
5 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
6 5 (15.63%) Quality Management
6 5 (15.63%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (15.63%) Workflow
6 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.38%) Six Sigma
7 3 (9.38%) Lean Six Sigma
7 3 (9.38%) Time Management
8 2 (6.25%) Validation
8 2 (6.25%) Project Management
8 2 (6.25%) ITSM
9 1 (3.13%) Data Modelling
9 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.13%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) Java
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
1 1 (3.13%) VBScript
1 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
1 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (21.88%) Degree
3 4 (12.50%) PMP
3 4 (12.50%) PMI Certification
4 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (6.25%) HNC
5 2 (6.25%) HND
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.13%) CCNP
6 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) SLA
2 5 (15.63%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) XenApp
2 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) WSUS
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Citrix
2 4 (12.50%) Ericsson
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.25%) Remedy
4 2 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle
5 1 (3.13%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.13%) Dell
5 1 (3.13%) CA
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco
5 1 (3.13%) Toshiba