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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 12 15 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs citing ITIL 11 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 9.48% 2.38% 13.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.70% 3.90% 21.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 4
Average daily rate
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£425 £490 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.26% +22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £422 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £558 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 11
Average hourly rate £50.00 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.08% -9.28%
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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
94 77 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 81.03% 61.11% 60.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 51 24
Average daily rate £375 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £182 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £552 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 18
Average hourly rate £47.00 £62.50 £33.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.80% +87.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.42 £29.80 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £70.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 13 (56.52%) PRINCE2
2 9 (39.13%) Security Cleared
3 7 (30.43%) Project Management
3 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 7 (30.43%) MS Office
3 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
3 7 (30.43%) Retail
3 7 (30.43%) WFM
4 5 (21.74%) MS Project
4 5 (21.74%) Baan
4 5 (21.74%) Scrum
5 4 (17.39%) Windows
5 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
5 4 (17.39%) SDLC
6 3 (13.04%) Big Data
6 3 (13.04%) vSphere
6 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
6 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.04%) Remedy
6 3 (13.04%) HP
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (13.04%) Cisco
7 2 (8.70%) Migration
7 2 (8.70%) Change Management
7 2 (8.70%) Telnet
7 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
7 2 (8.70%) SAP
7 2 (8.70%) MCSA

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (8.70%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Office
2 5 (21.74%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) FTP
1 2 (8.70%) Telnet
1 2 (8.70%) SSH
1 2 (8.70%) PuTTY
1 2 (8.70%) WebEx
1 2 (8.70%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Big Data
2 2 (8.70%) SAP HANA
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (30.43%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Project Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Field Service Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Field Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Project Coordinator
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) PC Support
3 2 (8.70%) Field Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Coordinator
4 1 (4.35%) Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Transition Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Project Coordinator
4 1 (4.35%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Data Centre Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.35%) Social Media
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
1 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
2 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) PRINCE2
2 7 (30.43%) Project Management
2 7 (30.43%) WFM
3 5 (21.74%) Scrum
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) SDLC
5 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
6 2 (8.70%) Change Management
6 2 (8.70%) Migration
6 2 (8.70%) ERP
6 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
6 2 (8.70%) Change Control
6 2 (8.70%) Big Data Analytics
6 2 (8.70%) Business Transformation
6 2 (8.70%) Analytics
7 1 (4.35%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Security Cleared
2 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (8.70%) MCSA
4 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) vSphere
2 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Baan
3 3 (13.04%) Remedy
3 3 (13.04%) HP
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco
4 2 (8.70%) SAP
4 2 (8.70%) Tandberg
5 1 (4.35%) VMware
5 1 (4.35%) Kronos