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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 15 18 26
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Contract jobs citing ITIL 8 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 6.56% 3.88% 2.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.30% 5.62% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
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£375 £315 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -11.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.43 - £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%
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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 Guildford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86 89 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 70.49% 68.99% 72.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 41 66
Average daily rate £375 £393 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.45% +4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £521 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 11
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015, 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 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) Windows
3 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
3 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
4 6 (31.58%) Cisco
5 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
5 5 (26.32%) SQL
5 5 (26.32%) HP
5 5 (26.32%) SCOM
5 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (21.05%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (21.05%) Lync
6 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (21.05%) SCVMM
6 4 (21.05%) WSUS
6 4 (21.05%) PKI
6 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
6 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (21.05%) Service Management
6 4 (21.05%) VMware
6 4 (21.05%) NetBackup
6 4 (21.05%) Backup Exec
6 4 (21.05%) Veritas
6 4 (21.05%) CA
6 4 (21.05%) Sophos
6 4 (21.05%) HND
6 4 (21.05%) Linux
6 4 (21.05%) DNS

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
1 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (21.05%) Lync
2 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
3 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
1 1 (5.26%) PaaS
1 1 (5.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) DHCP
1 4 (21.05%) DNS
2 3 (15.79%) Ethernet
2 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.79%) VoIP
3 2 (10.53%) LAN
3 2 (10.53%) VPN
3 2 (10.53%) SAN
3 2 (10.53%) Intranet
3 2 (10.53%) Internet
3 2 (10.53%) MPLS
3 2 (10.53%) Firewall
3 2 (10.53%) WAN
4 1 (5.26%) SMTP
4 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony
4 1 (5.26%) FCAPS
4 1 (5.26%) VLAN
4 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
4 1 (5.26%) ISDN
4 1 (5.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
2 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
General
1 2 (10.53%) Multimedia
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Technician
2 2 (10.53%) Senior Technician
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Support Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Administrator
3 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Service Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
3 1 (5.26%) Network Support
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Network Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (5.26%) Network Support Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) PKI
2 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.53%) Handset
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) NHS
4 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
4 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.26%) HPUX
5 1 (5.26%) Solaris
5 1 (5.26%) CentOS
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Service Management
1 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (15.79%) Analytics
2 3 (15.79%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (15.79%) SIEM
2 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
2 3 (15.79%) Information Security
3 2 (10.53%) BPEL
3 2 (10.53%) SysML
3 2 (10.53%) Change Management
3 2 (10.53%) Information Security Management
3 2 (10.53%) Security Management
3 2 (10.53%) Quality Management
3 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
3 2 (10.53%) Requirements Management
3 2 (10.53%) BPMN
3 2 (10.53%) System Testing
4 1 (5.26%) QMS
4 1 (5.26%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) HND
1 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.53%) A+ Certification
3 2 (10.53%) CCNA
4 1 (5.26%) MBA
4 1 (5.26%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (5.26%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.26%) vSphere
3 1 (5.26%) UAG
3 1 (5.26%) Firmware
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) SCOM
2 4 (21.05%) SCVMM
2 4 (21.05%) NetBackup
2 4 (21.05%) Backup Exec
2 4 (21.05%) WSUS
2 4 (21.05%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (15.79%) SCCM
3 3 (15.79%) ZENworks
4 1 (5.26%) ARCserve
4 1 (5.26%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco
3 5 (26.32%) HP
4 4 (21.05%) Veritas
4 4 (21.05%) CA
4 4 (21.05%) Sophos
4 4 (21.05%) VMware
5 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
5 3 (15.79%) ArcSight
5 3 (15.79%) FireEye
5 3 (15.79%) Websense
5 3 (15.79%) Citrix
5 3 (15.79%) Juniper
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle
6 2 (10.53%) Intel
6 2 (10.53%) Apple
6 2 (10.53%) Blue Coat
7 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
7 1 (5.26%) Mitel
7 1 (5.26%) Altiris