The first table below looks at the demand for ITIL V3 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL V3 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 Kent 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
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 35 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 2 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.92% - 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% - 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Average daily rate £500 - £285
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £345
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £13.75 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+90.90% -22.53%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
144 217 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 66.36% 62.54% 59.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 102 107
Average daily rate £375 £325 £322
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +0.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £256 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 6
Average hourly rate £17.00 £33.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.25% +91.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
ITIL V3
South East

ITIL V3
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL V3 Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

ITIL V3
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL V3 across the Kent region.

ITIL V3 Daily Rate Trend in Kent

ITIL V3
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing ITIL V3 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 V3.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing ITIL V3 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 V3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Process Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Author
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Author
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft