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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 176 163 157
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 79 77 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.85% 0.86% 1.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.31% 3.19% 4.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 47 42
Average daily rate
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£338 £300 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -18.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £185 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £425 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £325 £355
% change year-on-year
+5.76% -8.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Average hourly rate £24.75 - £20.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £14.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+72.41% -30.12%
ITIL Certification
England

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
2387 2417 2140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.58% 26.99% 26.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1308 1207 1114
Average daily rate £375 £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £210 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £494 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 103 125
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.00 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% -23.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.00 £13.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -3 31 £313 +19.04% 3
Hampshire +2 19 £375 +25.00% 6
Surrey -3 10 £425 +23.63% 5
Oxfordshire -15 7 £263 -19.23% 2
Buckinghamshire -2 6 £438 +25.00% 1
Middlesex +6 2 £425 +39.34% 1
Kent +3 1 £150 +15.38% 1
East Sussex - 1 £140 -
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 146 (100.00%) ITIL
2 43 (29.45%) Service Management
3 37 (25.34%) Finance
4 34 (23.29%) Service Delivery
5 24 (16.44%) Telecoms
5 24 (16.44%) MS Excel
6 23 (15.75%) Windows
6 23 (15.75%) Project Management
7 21 (14.38%) PRINCE2
8 20 (13.70%) SLA
9 18 (12.33%) SQL
9 18 (12.33%) MS Office
10 17 (11.64%) HP
10 17 (11.64%) Remedy
11 16 (10.96%) Microsoft
12 15 (10.27%) Management Information System
13 14 (9.59%) ITSM
14 13 (8.90%) Active Directory
15 12 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (7.53%) Degree
16 11 (7.53%) Security Cleared
16 11 (7.53%) VMware
16 11 (7.53%) SAP
17 10 (6.85%) Change Management
17 10 (6.85%) Incident Management
18 9 (6.16%) Remedy ITSM
18 9 (6.16%) MS PowerPoint
18 9 (6.16%) Configuration Management
18 9 (6.16%) PMI Certification
19 8 (5.48%) Disaster Recovery

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (4.11%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.74%) CMS
3 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.68%) Apache
3 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.68%) OpenStack
Applications
1 24 (16.44%) MS Excel
2 18 (12.33%) MS Office
3 9 (6.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.05%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (2.05%) MS Project
5 2 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (6.16%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (3.42%) SAP IS-U
2 5 (3.42%) SAP CRM
3 2 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.37%) assyst
4 1 (0.68%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.42%) SaaS
2 2 (1.37%) Office 365
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.11%) LAN
1 6 (4.11%) VPN
2 5 (3.42%) WAN
2 5 (3.42%) 3G
3 3 (2.05%) 4G
3 3 (2.05%) Firewall
3 3 (2.05%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (1.37%) Internet
4 2 (1.37%) Network Security
5 1 (0.68%) LTE
5 1 (0.68%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.74%) DB2
2 3 (2.05%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (2.05%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (2.05%) SAP BW
2 3 (2.05%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.68%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (2.05%) StarTeam
General
1 37 (25.34%) Finance
2 24 (16.44%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.42%) Banking
4 4 (2.74%) Electronics
4 4 (2.74%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.74%) Military
5 2 (1.37%) Legal
5 2 (1.37%) Marketing
5 2 (1.37%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.68%) Retail
6 1 (0.68%) Billing
Job Titles
1 29 (19.86%) Service Manager
2 23 (15.75%) Analyst
3 13 (8.90%) Consultant
4 12 (8.22%) Services Delivery Manager
4 12 (8.22%) Delivery Manager
5 9 (6.16%) Project Manager
6 7 (4.79%) Transition Manager
6 7 (4.79%) Architect
6 7 (4.79%) Service Analyst
6 7 (4.79%) Service Transition Manager
7 6 (4.11%) Test Leader
8 5 (3.42%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
8 5 (3.42%) Incident Analyst
8 5 (3.42%) Vendor Manager
8 5 (3.42%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 5 (3.42%) CRM Consultant
8 5 (3.42%) IT Services Manager
8 5 (3.42%) SAP CRM Consultant
8 5 (3.42%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (3.42%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.74%) ASP.NET
1 4 (2.74%) .NET
2 3 (2.05%) Middleware
3 2 (1.37%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.27%) Management Information System
2 12 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.11%) Smart Meter
4 4 (2.74%) Replication
4 4 (2.74%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.05%) PMI
5 3 (2.05%) New Media
5 3 (2.05%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.37%) DTV
6 2 (1.37%) Chip and PIN
6 2 (1.37%) FMCG
6 2 (1.37%) CMDB
7 1 (0.68%) PDA
7 1 (0.68%) Economics
7 1 (0.68%) NHS
7 1 (0.68%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (15.75%) Windows
2 8 (5.48%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.74%) AIX
4 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (0.68%) UNIX
5 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (100.00%) ITIL
2 43 (29.45%) Service Management
3 34 (23.29%) Service Delivery
4 23 (15.75%) Project Management
5 21 (14.38%) PRINCE2
6 14 (9.59%) ITSM
7 10 (6.85%) Change Management
7 10 (6.85%) Incident Management
8 9 (6.16%) Configuration Management
9 8 (5.48%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (4.79%) Validation
10 7 (4.79%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (4.11%) Service Continuity Management
11 6 (4.11%) People Management
11 6 (4.11%) CRM
11 6 (4.11%) Asset Management
11 6 (4.11%) Problem Management
11 6 (4.11%) Resource Management
12 5 (3.42%) Integration Testing
12 5 (3.42%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (12.33%) SQL
2 4 (2.74%) VB.NET
2 4 (2.74%) C#
2 4 (2.74%) JavaScript
2 4 (2.74%) PL/SQL
2 4 (2.74%) VBA
3 3 (2.05%) Java
3 3 (2.05%) C
3 3 (2.05%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 11 (7.53%) Degree
1 11 (7.53%) Security Cleared
2 9 (6.16%) PMI Certification
3 8 (5.48%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.79%) PMP
5 6 (4.11%) ISEB
5 6 (4.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.74%) MCSE
8 3 (2.05%) MCP
8 3 (2.05%) MCSD
9 2 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.37%) HNC
10 1 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.68%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (13.70%) SLA
2 4 (2.74%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.74%) QA
3 3 (2.05%) COBIT
4 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.68%) P3O
System Software
1 13 (8.90%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.74%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.37%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.68%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (2.05%) WMI
1 3 (2.05%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (1.37%) Netcool
3 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (11.64%) HP
1 17 (11.64%) Remedy
2 16 (10.96%) Microsoft
3 11 (7.53%) VMware
3 11 (7.53%) SAP
4 7 (4.79%) ServiceNow
5 5 (3.42%) Business Objects
6 4 (2.74%) Citrix
6 4 (2.74%) Cisco
6 4 (2.74%) IBM
7 3 (2.05%) LANDesk
7 3 (2.05%) Oracle
8 2 (1.37%) Borland
8 2 (1.37%) EMC
9 1 (0.68%) Google
9 1 (0.68%) Adobe
9 1 (0.68%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.68%) Juniper
9 1 (0.68%) BMC
9 1 (0.68%) Sophos
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