The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
South East / Kent
Rank 31 16 24
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Contract jobs citing ITIL 7 22 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.79% 10.38% 5.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.50% 13.33% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 12
Median daily rate £413 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £330 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £535 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 2
Median hourly rate - £13.75 £10.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +34.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.30 £17.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.33%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
200 165 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 79.68% 77.83% 75.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 125 106
Median daily rate £375 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £210 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 11
Median hourly rate £9.61 £30.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.96% -25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Kent

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Kent region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Kent region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dartford -3 1 £400 -
ITIL
South East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kent region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 7 (38.89%) Problem Management
2 5 (27.78%) Change Management
2 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
3 4 (22.22%) MCP
3 4 (22.22%) SLA
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 3 (16.67%) Windows
4 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 3 (16.67%) Line Management
4 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 3 (16.67%) Customer-Centric Approach
4 3 (16.67%) Contract Management
5 2 (11.11%) PACS
5 2 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 2 (11.11%) SCCM
5 2 (11.11%) Network Security
5 2 (11.11%) Change Control
5 2 (11.11%) Service Management
5 2 (11.11%) Firewall
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (11.11%) Remedy
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix
5 2 (11.11%) LAN
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
1 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.11%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) LAN
2 2 (11.11%) Network Security
3 1 (5.56%) 3G
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
3 1 (5.56%) SAN
3 1 (5.56%) VPN
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) AdminStudio
1 1 (5.56%) MSI
General
1 1 (5.56%) Advertising
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Legal
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Applications Support
3 5 (27.78%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (16.67%) IP Network Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Service Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (11.11%) IT Manager
5 2 (11.11%) IT Operations Manager
5 2 (11.11%) IT Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (11.11%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL Service Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Operations Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (11.11%) PACS
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Problem Management
2 5 (27.78%) Change Management
2 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
3 3 (16.67%) Contract Management
3 3 (16.67%) Customer-Centric Approach
3 3 (16.67%) Line Management
3 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) Change Control
4 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (5.56%) Application Packaging
5 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.56%) Information Assurance
5 1 (5.56%) Information Management
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security
5 1 (5.56%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) MCP
2 1 (5.56%) CISSP
2 1 (5.56%) HNC
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco
2 2 (11.11%) Citrix
2 2 (11.11%) Remedy
3 1 (5.56%) Bloomberg
3 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.56%) Forcepoint
3 1 (5.56%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) Mitel
3 1 (5.56%) VMware