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 25 August 2016 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 13 33 22
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -11
Contract jobs citing ITIL 24 11 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 9.02% 3.77% 8.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.86% 4.74% 10.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 22
Median daily rate £340 £381 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.81% +38.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £375 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £414 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.42 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £16.75 £15.94
% change year-on-year
+10.44% +5.09%
ITIL
South East

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
221 232 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 83.08% 79.45% 78.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 139 153
Median daily rate £365 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.14% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 5
Median hourly rate £20.83 - £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 - £15.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.40 - £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

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 25 August 2016.

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 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Maidstone - 2 - -
Tonbridge - 2 £348 -
Chatham - 1 £400 -
Cranbrook - 1 £225 - 2
ITIL
South East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 16 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 16 (33.33%) Finance
2 12 (25.00%) ITSM
2 12 (25.00%) Windows
3 11 (22.92%) Service Management
4 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (16.67%) Change Management
5 8 (16.67%) ServiceNow
6 7 (14.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 7 (14.58%) Problem Management
6 7 (14.58%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
7 6 (12.50%) Project Management
7 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (12.50%) VMware
8 5 (10.42%) Service Delivery
8 5 (10.42%) Incident Management
8 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
8 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
8 5 (10.42%) MS Office
9 4 (8.33%) SQL
9 4 (8.33%) OO
9 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
9 4 (8.33%) Citrix
9 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
9 4 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (8.33%) Data Protection
9 4 (8.33%) Office 365
9 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
10 3 (6.25%) Computer Science

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 (2.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
1 5 (10.42%) MS Office
2 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.25%) Firewall
2 3 (6.25%) Wireless
3 2 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (4.17%) IP Telephony
3 2 (4.17%) LAN
3 2 (4.17%) Network Security
3 2 (4.17%) VPN
3 2 (4.17%) WAN
4 1 (2.08%) 3G
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.08%) HTTP
4 1 (2.08%) Internet
4 1 (2.08%) Intranet
4 1 (2.08%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.08%) SMTP
4 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) AdminStudio
2 1 (2.08%) MSI
General
1 16 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Advertising
4 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (16.67%) Analyst
1 8 (16.67%) Developer
2 7 (14.58%) ServiceNow Developer
3 5 (10.42%) Consultant
3 5 (10.42%) Network Engineer
3 5 (10.42%) Project Manager
3 5 (10.42%) Support Analyst
4 3 (6.25%) Applications Support
4 3 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (6.25%) Desktop Support
4 3 (6.25%) IP Network Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Office 365 Manager
4 3 (6.25%) Project Office Manager
4 3 (6.25%) Rollout Manager
4 3 (6.25%) Rollout Project Manager
4 3 (6.25%) Service Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Head of Applications
5 2 (4.17%) Head of Delivery
5 2 (4.17%) Service Improvement Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Transition Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 4 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.17%) PACS
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) AS400
4 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.08%) Clustering
4 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) NHS
4 1 (2.08%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.08%) Replication
4 1 (2.08%) Smartcard
4 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.17%) Windows 10
3 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 12 (25.00%) ITSM
3 11 (22.92%) Service Management
4 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (16.67%) Change Management
6 7 (14.58%) Problem Management
7 6 (12.50%) Project Management
7 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (10.42%) Incident Management
8 5 (10.42%) Service Delivery
9 4 (8.33%) Data Protection
9 4 (8.33%) OO
10 3 (6.25%) Capacity Management
10 3 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (6.25%) Scrum
10 3 (6.25%) Test Scripting
11 2 (4.17%) Application Packaging
11 2 (4.17%) Investment Management
11 2 (4.17%) Knowledge Management
11 2 (4.17%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
2 4 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (2.08%) C
3 1 (2.08%) C#
3 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) ITIL Certification
1 7 (14.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (6.25%) MCP
2 3 (6.25%) MCSE
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) CCNP
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.08%) Degree
4 1 (2.08%) HNC
4 1 (2.08%) MCDST
4 1 (2.08%) MCSA
4 1 (2.08%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) SLA
2 2 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.08%) COBIT
3 1 (2.08%) ISO 14001
3 1 (2.08%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.17%) Firmware
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.08%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (2.08%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) ServiceNow
2 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.50%) VMware
4 4 (8.33%) Citrix
5 3 (6.25%) Cisco
6 1 (2.08%) Aerohive Networks
6 1 (2.08%) Aruba
6 1 (2.08%) Bloomberg
6 1 (2.08%) Dell
6 1 (2.08%) HP
6 1 (2.08%) Juniper
6 1 (2.08%) Meraki
6 1 (2.08%) Remedy
6 1 (2.08%) Sybase
6 1 (2.08%) Symantec
Cranbrook, Kent
Dupen Recruitment Services
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £160 - £180 per day
Posted: 3 days ago