The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Certification in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 198 104 161
Rank change year-on-year
-94 +57
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 68 144 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.69% 1.63% 0.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.45% 6.36% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 73 22
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £134 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £450 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 6
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.87 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.87% +20.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-25.71% +9.37%
ITIL Certification
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2781 2265 1724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 28.37% 25.58% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1408 1087 786
Average daily rate £375 £356 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +3.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 126 112
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £13.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £55.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -34.57%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Trend in the South East

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -16 27 £425 +13.33% 10
Hampshire -29 14 £375 +7.14% 7
Oxfordshire -10 9 £436 +31.69%
Buckinghamshire -6 8 £325 - 4
Surrey -22 6 £475 +11.76% 6
West Sussex -19 2 £390 +56.00%
Middlesex -1 1 - - 1
East Sussex -2 1 - -
Kent -21 1 £330 +153.84% 3
Home Counties - - - -
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification.

1 158 (100.00%) ITIL
2 36 (22.78%) MS Excel
3 35 (22.15%) Service Management
4 34 (21.52%) Service Delivery
5 32 (20.25%) Telecoms
6 25 (15.82%) SLA
6 25 (15.82%) Microsoft
6 25 (15.82%) Windows
7 24 (15.19%) Finance
8 23 (14.56%) PRINCE2
8 23 (14.56%) Configuration Management
9 22 (13.92%) Project Management
10 20 (12.66%) Security Cleared
11 18 (11.39%) VMware
12 17 (10.76%) Remedy
12 17 (10.76%) MS Office
13 16 (10.13%) HP
14 15 (9.49%) Performance Analysis
15 14 (8.86%) SC Cleared
15 14 (8.86%) SQL
15 14 (8.86%) ITSM
15 14 (8.86%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (8.86%) Degree
16 12 (7.59%) CMDB
17 11 (6.96%) Change Management
17 11 (6.96%) Active Directory
17 11 (6.96%) Incident Management
17 11 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
18 10 (6.33%) PMI Certification
19 9 (5.70%) SOA

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (3.80%) Apache
1 6 (3.80%) MS Exchange
1 6 (3.80%) Drupal
2 4 (2.53%) CMS
2 4 (2.53%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.27%) IIS
4 1 (0.63%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.63%) Confluence
4 1 (0.63%) OpenStack
Applications
1 36 (22.78%) MS Excel
2 17 (10.76%) MS Office
3 9 (5.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.53%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (1.90%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (5.70%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.27%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (1.27%) SAP CRM
2 2 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.63%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.90%) SaaS
2 1 (0.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.06%) 3G
2 5 (3.16%) LAN
2 5 (3.16%) WAN
2 5 (3.16%) Firewall
3 4 (2.53%) 4G
3 4 (2.53%) Internet
4 3 (1.90%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (1.90%) VoIP
4 3 (1.90%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.63%) VPN
5 1 (0.63%) DNS
5 1 (0.63%) MPLS
5 1 (0.63%) DHCP
5 1 (0.63%) PABX
5 1 (0.63%) Network Security
5 1 (0.63%) LTE
5 1 (0.63%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.80%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (3.16%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.53%) DB2
4 3 (1.90%) SAP HANA
4 3 (1.90%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.90%) SAP BW
4 3 (1.90%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.63%) RavenDB
5 1 (0.63%) Big Data
5 1 (0.63%) DataStax
Development Applications
1 7 (4.43%) Git (software)
1 7 (4.43%) Bitbucket
2 6 (3.80%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.53%) StarTeam
4 1 (0.63%) JIRA
4 1 (0.63%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 32 (20.25%) Telecoms
2 24 (15.19%) Finance
3 5 (3.16%) Billing
4 4 (2.53%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.90%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.27%) Marketing
6 2 (1.27%) Advertising
6 2 (1.27%) Military
6 2 (1.27%) Banking
6 2 (1.27%) Retail
6 2 (1.27%) Electronics
6 2 (1.27%) Legal
7 1 (0.63%) Automotive
7 1 (0.63%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 34 (21.52%) Analyst
2 24 (15.19%) Service Manager
3 14 (8.86%) Services Delivery Manager
3 14 (8.86%) Delivery Manager
3 14 (8.86%) Service Analyst
4 12 (7.59%) Project Manager
4 12 (7.59%) Service Desk Analyst
5 11 (6.96%) Consultant
6 9 (5.70%) Change Manager
6 9 (5.70%) Team Leader
7 8 (5.06%) Configuration Manager
7 8 (5.06%) Support Analyst
7 8 (5.06%) Change and Configuration Manager
8 7 (4.43%) Transition Manager
9 6 (3.80%) Designer
10 5 (3.16%) Incident Manager
10 5 (3.16%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (3.16%) Service Transition Manager
10 5 (3.16%) Vendor Manager
10 5 (3.16%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.80%) XML
1 6 (3.80%) LAMP
1 6 (3.80%) REST
2 5 (3.16%) .NET
3 4 (2.53%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.90%) Web Services
4 3 (1.90%) Middleware
5 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.63%) HTML
5 1 (0.63%) CSS
5 1 (0.63%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.63%) jQuery
5 1 (0.63%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.59%) CMDB
2 11 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.80%) Open Source
4 4 (2.53%) New Media
4 4 (2.53%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.53%) Replication
5 3 (1.90%) PMI
5 3 (1.90%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.27%) Chip and PIN
6 2 (1.27%) DTV
6 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.27%) FMCG
7 1 (0.63%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.63%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 25 (15.82%) Windows
2 8 (5.06%) Linux
3 4 (2.53%) AIX
3 4 (2.53%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.27%) UNIX
4 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.27%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.63%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (100.00%) ITIL
2 35 (22.15%) Service Management
3 34 (21.52%) Service Delivery
4 23 (14.56%) Configuration Management
4 23 (14.56%) PRINCE2
5 22 (13.92%) Project Management
6 15 (9.49%) Performance Analysis
7 14 (8.86%) ITSM
7 14 (8.86%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (6.96%) Change Management
8 11 (6.96%) Incident Management
9 9 (5.70%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (5.70%) SOA
9 9 (5.70%) Scrum
10 8 (5.06%) Risk Assessment
10 8 (5.06%) CRM
11 7 (4.43%) ERP
11 7 (4.43%) Validation
11 7 (4.43%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (4.43%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (8.86%) SQL
2 6 (3.80%) PHP
2 6 (3.80%) Bash Shell
3 5 (3.16%) C
3 5 (3.16%) C#
3 5 (3.16%) VB.NET
3 5 (3.16%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.53%) VBA
4 4 (2.53%) Java
4 4 (2.53%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.90%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 20 (12.66%) Security Cleared
2 14 (8.86%) SC Cleared
2 14 (8.86%) Degree
3 10 (6.33%) PMI Certification
4 7 (4.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (4.43%) PMP
4 7 (4.43%) MCSE
5 6 (3.80%) VCP4
6 5 (3.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (2.53%) MCP
8 3 (1.90%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.27%) MCSD
9 2 (1.27%) CCNA
9 2 (1.27%) ISEB
9 2 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.63%) CISSP
10 1 (0.63%) MCSA
10 1 (0.63%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (15.82%) SLA
2 2 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.63%) COBIT
3 1 (0.63%) QA
3 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.63%) P3O
System Software
1 11 (6.96%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.80%) KVM
3 4 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.27%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (4.43%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (3.80%) Vagrant
2 6 (3.80%) Puppet
3 4 (2.53%) HP UCMDB
3 4 (2.53%) WMI
4 2 (1.27%) SCOM
5 1 (0.63%) Foglight
5 1 (0.63%) Nessus
Vendors
1 25 (15.82%) Microsoft
2 18 (11.39%) VMware
3 17 (10.76%) Remedy
4 16 (10.13%) HP
5 9 (5.70%) SAP
6 8 (5.06%) Citrix
7 5 (3.16%) Oracle
7 5 (3.16%) IBM
8 4 (2.53%) Business Objects
8 4 (2.53%) Avaya
9 3 (1.90%) BMC
9 3 (1.90%) Borland
10 2 (1.27%) Cisco
10 2 (1.27%) LANDesk
11 1 (0.63%) RedPrairie
11 1 (0.63%) Lotus
11 1 (0.63%) Dell
11 1 (0.63%) Tripwire
11 1 (0.63%) Endeca
11 1 (0.63%) Planview
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