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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 15 6 19
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Contract jobs citing ITIL 4 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.08% 14.16% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.94% 21.92% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Average daily rate
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£405 £375 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £375 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £425 £282
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 £15.94 £17.50 £15.38
% change year-on-year
-8.92% +13.82%
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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
81 73 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 62.31% 64.60% 57.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 26 40
Average daily rate £405 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £288 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £448 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 5
Average hourly rate £62.50 £31.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.41% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £12.88 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £46.00 £36.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) Symantec
2 3 (20.00%) Remedy
2 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (13.33%) MS Office
3 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (13.33%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) McAfee
3 2 (13.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (13.33%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) QA
3 2 (13.33%) SCCM
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
3 2 (13.33%) ServiceNow
3 2 (13.33%) Becrypt
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) SQL

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Lync
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) JUnit
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
1 1 (6.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Security Manager
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 1 (6.67%) IFS Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Support Technician
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) XML
1 1 (6.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (6.67%) SCADA
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.67%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
2 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
2 2 (13.33%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security
3 1 (6.67%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (6.67%) eTOM
3 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (6.67%) Cyber Security
3 1 (6.67%) SABSA
3 1 (6.67%) ITSM
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) CISSP
3 1 (6.67%) CISA
3 1 (6.67%) CISM
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (13.33%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (6.67%) MOM
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (20.00%) Symantec
1 3 (20.00%) Remedy
2 2 (13.33%) McAfee
2 2 (13.33%) HP
2 2 (13.33%) ServiceNow
2 2 (13.33%) Becrypt
3 1 (6.67%) BMC
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Lumension