The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Portsmouth region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 14 5 20
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Contract jobs citing ITIL 4 21 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.33% 17.65% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.88% 28.38% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 1
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£350 £400 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +56.86%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.83 £18.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-14.41% +19.35%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
82 74 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 68.33% 62.18% 55.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 36 38
Average daily rate £400 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £291 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 5
Average hourly rate £46.00 £27.50 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.27% -4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £23.11 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £35.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014, 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%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
3 3 (18.75%) Symantec
3 3 (18.75%) Remedy
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
3 3 (18.75%) Backup Exec
3 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
3 3 (18.75%) ServiceNow
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 2 (12.50%) SCCM
4 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 2 (12.50%) Service Management
4 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (12.50%) QA
4 2 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (12.50%) MS Office
4 2 (12.50%) McAfee
4 2 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (12.50%) ITSM
4 2 (12.50%) Becrypt

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
1 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (6.25%) Lync
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JUnit
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
1 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 1 (6.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Support Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
4 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.25%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Services Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IFS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) XML
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (6.25%) Ajax
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Message Broker
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
3 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (12.50%) ITSM
2 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
2 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
2 2 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
3 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
3 1 (6.25%) Time Management
3 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
3 1 (6.25%) eTOM
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Backup Exec
2 2 (12.50%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (6.25%) Tivoli
3 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (6.25%) MOM
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
1 3 (18.75%) Symantec
1 3 (18.75%) Remedy
1 3 (18.75%) ServiceNow
2 2 (12.50%) Becrypt
2 2 (12.50%) McAfee
2 2 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) BMC
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Lumension