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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
South East / Kent
Rank 29 38 25
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Contract jobs citing ITIL 11 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 4.03% 3.75% 6.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.78% 5.05% 9.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 13
Median daily rate £413 £353 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.02% -21.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Median hourly rate £27.38 - £15.10
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.02 - £11.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.92 - £19.02
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.75 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.37%

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
230 277 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 84.25% 74.26% 72.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 222 119
Median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £210 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 11
Median hourly rate £27.38 £185.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-85.20% +362.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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
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 27 February 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
Tunbridge Wells +7 1 - -
ITIL
South East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (33.33%) Change Management
2 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 4 (19.05%) LAN
3 4 (19.05%) WAN
3 4 (19.05%) Service Management
3 4 (19.05%) Firewall
3 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (19.05%) High Availability
4 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 3 (14.29%) Contract Management
4 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 3 (14.29%) SLA
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.52%) CCNA
5 2 (9.52%) DHCP
5 2 (9.52%) DNS
5 2 (9.52%) WLAN
5 2 (9.52%) SQL
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
5 2 (9.52%) MCP
5 2 (9.52%) Windows
5 2 (9.52%) MCSA
5 2 (9.52%) CRM
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification

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 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Firewall
1 4 (19.05%) LAN
1 4 (19.05%) WAN
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (9.52%) DHCP
2 2 (9.52%) DNS
2 2 (9.52%) Wireless
2 2 (9.52%) WLAN
3 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
3 1 (4.76%) Network Security
3 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 2 (9.52%) Advertising
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
2 1 (4.76%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 3 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Active Directory Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) IT Operations Manager
4 2 (9.52%) IT Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (9.52%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL Service Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
1 2 (9.52%) NHS
2 1 (4.76%) PACS
2 1 (4.76%) PKI
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Change Management
2 4 (19.05%) High Availability
2 4 (19.05%) Service Management
2 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (14.29%) Contract Management
3 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 2 (9.52%) CRM
4 2 (9.52%) Customer-Centric Approach
4 2 (9.52%) Health Informatics
4 2 (9.52%) Informatics
4 2 (9.52%) Line Management
4 2 (9.52%) Network Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
4 2 (9.52%) Supplier Management
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Information Assurance
5 1 (4.76%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) CCNA
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (9.52%) CTC Cleared
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
1 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (9.52%) MCP
1 2 (9.52%) MCSA
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Citrix
2 2 (9.52%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.76%) Forcepoint
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Mitel
3 1 (4.76%) Remedy