The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 15 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 5 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 5.21% 6.32% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.85% 9.52% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£145 £245 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.81% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.38 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -12.50%
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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 Portsmouth region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
73 63 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 76.04% 66.32% 64.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 31 21
Average daily rate £310 £315 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.58% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £170 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 12 9
Average hourly rate £33.00 £38.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +16.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £25.00 £26.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £46.70 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 5 (31.25%) Linux
1 5 (31.25%) Change Management
2 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) MS Office
2 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (25.00%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) Wireless
3 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
3 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (12.50%) NHS
4 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) McAfee
4 2 (12.50%) Service Management
4 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) MCSA
4 2 (12.50%) CCNP
4 2 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 2 (12.50%) LAN
4 2 (12.50%) VoIP
4 2 (12.50%) WAN

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 2 (12.50%) IIS
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project Server
2 1 (6.25%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) Wireless
3 2 (12.50%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) VoIP
3 2 (12.50%) WAN
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (6.25%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) Internet
4 1 (6.25%) Ethereal
4 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) RavenDB
2 1 (6.25%) DataStax
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
1 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
1 1 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Field Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) PC Support
2 2 (12.50%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (12.50%) Field Service Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Field Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Coordinator
2 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Management Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Network Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Operations Manager
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) MSMQ
1 1 (6.25%) CGI
1 1 (6.25%) jQuery
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) NHS
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) UNIX
3 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Change Management
2 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Service Management
4 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.25%) Kanban
5 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) ERP
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C
1 1 (6.25%) C#
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
1 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (12.50%) MCSA
3 2 (12.50%) CCNP
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
4 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) HP
2 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 2 (12.50%) McAfee
2 2 (12.50%) Blue Coat
2 2 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (6.25%) Endeca
3 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
3 1 (6.25%) RedPrairie
3 1 (6.25%) Mitel
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe