The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 3 19 11
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -8
Contract jobs citing ITIL 27 7 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 19.01% 3.43% 8.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.43% 4.19% 10.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 4
Average daily rate £235 £263 £219
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.47% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £230 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £285 £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Average hourly rate £13.47 £15.75 £13.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.50% +13.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £15.75 £13.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.85 £15.75 £14.14
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £16.63
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.77%
ITIL
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
126 167 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 88.73% 81.86% 80.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 103 79
Average daily rate £400 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £220 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 7
Average hourly rate £25.00 £18.90 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.27% -43.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.46 £15.75 £13.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £39.00 £165.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 1 May 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in Guildford

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 25 (69.44%) Windows
2 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
3 18 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 17 (47.22%) Linux
5 15 (41.67%) Windows Server
6 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
6 14 (38.89%) CommVault
6 14 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (38.89%) Clustering
7 13 (36.11%) SAN
7 13 (36.11%) SLA
7 13 (36.11%) Simpana
8 12 (33.33%) Dell Compellent
8 12 (33.33%) SQL
9 11 (30.56%) Data Centre
10 10 (27.78%) Telecoms
11 8 (22.22%) Change Management
12 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
12 7 (19.44%) MS Office
13 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
13 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
13 6 (16.67%) Problem Management
13 6 (16.67%) Apple iOS
13 6 (16.67%) Data Centre Operations
14 5 (13.89%) SCCM
14 5 (13.89%) Service Management
15 4 (11.11%) 2G
15 4 (11.11%) Finance
15 4 (11.11%) Terminal Server

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Applications
1 7 (19.44%) MS Office
2 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 13 (36.11%) SAN
2 4 (11.11%) 2G
2 4 (11.11%) 3G
2 4 (11.11%) 4G
2 4 (11.11%) LTE
2 4 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (11.11%) VoLTE
3 3 (8.33%) Wireless
4 2 (5.56%) Intranet
5 1 (2.78%) Network Security
5 1 (2.78%) TACACS
5 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
General
1 10 (27.78%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.11%) Finance
3 3 (8.33%) Back Office
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (13.89%) Operations Engineer
2 4 (11.11%) Architect
2 4 (11.11%) Backup Engineer
2 4 (11.11%) Citrix Architect
2 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 4 (11.11%) Incident Manager
2 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 4 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (11.11%) Transmission Engineer
3 3 (8.33%) Telecoms Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Programme Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Senior Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Senior Programme Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Senior Programme Office Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (5.56%) Service Desk Technician
4 2 (5.56%) Service Operations Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Support Technician
4 2 (5.56%) Telecoms Architect
Miscellaneous
1 14 (38.89%) Clustering
2 11 (30.56%) Data Centre
3 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
4 4 (11.11%) User Experience
5 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
6 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 25 (69.44%) Windows
2 17 (47.22%) Linux
3 15 (41.67%) Windows Server
4 14 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (16.67%) Apple iOS
6 4 (11.11%) Unix
7 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) Change Management
2 6 (16.67%) Data Centre Operations
2 6 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 5 (13.89%) Service Management
4 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (11.11%) Fault Management
4 4 (11.11%) High Availability
4 4 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 4 (11.11%) Network Management
4 4 (11.11%) SOA
5 3 (8.33%) Project Management
6 2 (5.56%) Change Control
6 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.56%) IT Governance
6 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.56%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (5.56%) PRINCE
6 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.56%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.78%) VB
2 1 (2.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) A+ Certification
1 4 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (8.33%) CCNP
2 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.33%) HNC
2 3 (8.33%) HND
3 2 (5.56%) Degree
3 2 (5.56%) PMI Certification
3 2 (5.56%) PMP
3 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) CISSP
4 1 (2.78%) MCSA
4 1 (2.78%) MCSE
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (36.11%) SLA
2 2 (5.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 18 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (11.11%) Terminal Server
3 4 (11.11%) VMware ESX
3 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.11%) XenApp
3 4 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (36.11%) Simpana
2 5 (13.89%) SCCM
3 4 (11.11%) SCVMM
4 2 (5.56%) ZENworks
5 1 (2.78%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 14 (38.89%) CommVault
3 12 (33.33%) Dell Compellent
4 4 (11.11%) Citrix
4 4 (11.11%) Ericsson
4 4 (11.11%) VMware
5 2 (5.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 2 (5.56%) Apple
5 2 (5.56%) Arqiva
5 2 (5.56%) BT
5 2 (5.56%) Huawei
5 2 (5.56%) NetCracker
5 2 (5.56%) Nokia
5 2 (5.56%) Nokia Networks
5 2 (5.56%) Siemens
5 2 (5.56%) Telindus
5 2 (5.56%) Virgin Media
5 2 (5.56%) ZTE
6 1 (2.78%) Aruba
6 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint