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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 179 155 134
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -21
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 92 98 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.93% 1.07% 1.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.54% 4.25% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 38 40
Average daily rate
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£375 £383 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £530 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £355 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.22% +10.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 14
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.75 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.03% -24.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.05 £12.25 £13.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.74 £15.73 £30.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £14.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+46.55% -25.64%
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
2599 2308 2093
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.23% 25.24% 23.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1544 1191 1082
Average daily rate £375 £365 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 101 110
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.00 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £41.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

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 28 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 August 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 -15 26 £360 -12.46% 6
Hampshire +9 25 £325 -11.86% 4
Buckinghamshire -3 19 £425 +17.24% 4
Surrey +1 10 £425 +8.28% 3
Oxfordshire -32 5 £363 -3.33% 2
West Sussex -19 4 £305 -32.96%
Middlesex - 4 £390 -
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 170 (100.00%) ITIL
2 48 (28.24%) Finance
3 46 (27.06%) Project Management
4 44 (25.88%) Service Management
5 37 (21.76%) Service Delivery
6 35 (20.59%) PRINCE2
7 26 (15.29%) Windows
8 23 (13.53%) Change Management
9 22 (12.94%) Telecoms
9 22 (12.94%) HP
10 21 (12.35%) SLA
10 21 (12.35%) PMI Certification
10 21 (12.35%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (11.76%) Management Information System
12 19 (11.18%) Analytical Skills
12 19 (11.18%) Data Centre
13 18 (10.59%) PMP
13 18 (10.59%) MS Office
14 17 (10.00%) Active Directory
14 17 (10.00%) Microsoft
15 15 (8.82%) Remedy
16 14 (8.24%) Incident Management
16 14 (8.24%) Security Cleared
17 13 (7.65%) ITSM
17 13 (7.65%) VMware
18 12 (7.06%) Degree
19 11 (6.47%) SC Cleared
19 11 (6.47%) Cisco
19 11 (6.47%) Citrix
19 11 (6.47%) SAP

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (4.71%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.35%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.18%) Lync
3 2 (1.18%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.59%) CMS
4 1 (0.59%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.59%) Apache
4 1 (0.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (10.59%) MS Office
2 10 (5.88%) MS Project
3 9 (5.29%) MS Excel
4 8 (4.71%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (1.76%) assyst
1 3 (1.76%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (1.76%) SAP CRM
1 3 (1.76%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.59%) Maximo
2 1 (0.59%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.18%) SaaS
3 1 (0.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.29%) Firewall
2 6 (3.53%) 3G
3 5 (2.94%) VPN
4 4 (2.35%) SAN
4 4 (2.35%) LAN
4 4 (2.35%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (2.35%) NetScaler
5 3 (1.76%) 4G
5 3 (1.76%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (1.76%) WAN
5 3 (1.76%) Internet
5 3 (1.76%) DNS
6 2 (1.18%) DHCP
6 2 (1.18%) Network Security
7 1 (0.59%) Junos
7 1 (0.59%) MPLS
7 1 (0.59%) ZigBee
7 1 (0.59%) SNMP
7 1 (0.59%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.76%) MS Access
1 3 (1.76%) SAP HANA
1 3 (1.76%) Big Data
2 1 (0.59%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.59%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.76%) Toad
General
1 48 (28.24%) Finance
2 22 (12.94%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.71%) Retail
3 8 (4.71%) Spanish Language
4 7 (4.12%) Marketing
5 6 (3.53%) Portuguese Language
5 6 (3.53%) Electronics
6 5 (2.94%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.76%) Military
7 3 (1.76%) Banking
8 2 (1.18%) Advertising
9 1 (0.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (23.53%) Analyst
2 33 (19.41%) Service Manager
3 22 (12.94%) Project Manager
4 13 (7.65%) Transition Manager
5 10 (5.88%) Services Delivery Manager
5 10 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
6 9 (5.29%) Change Analyst
6 9 (5.29%) Service Analyst
6 9 (5.29%) Business Analyst
6 9 (5.29%) Service Transition Manager
7 6 (3.53%) Consultant
8 5 (2.94%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 5 (2.94%) Support Engineer
8 5 (2.94%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (2.94%) Change Manager
8 5 (2.94%) Data Centre Technician
8 5 (2.94%) Designer
8 5 (2.94%) Test Leader
8 5 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 4 (2.35%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.18%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 19 (11.18%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (11.18%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.53%) Smart Meter
4 4 (2.35%) PMI
4 4 (2.35%) DTV
5 3 (1.76%) CMDB
6 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.18%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.18%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.18%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.59%) PDA
7 1 (0.59%) Economics
7 1 (0.59%) NHS
7 1 (0.59%) Wiki
7 1 (0.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (15.29%) Windows
2 8 (4.71%) Windows 7
3 5 (2.94%) Linux
4 3 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.18%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.59%) SUSE
6 1 (0.59%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.59%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (100.00%) ITIL
2 46 (27.06%) Project Management
3 44 (25.88%) Service Management
4 37 (21.76%) Service Delivery
5 35 (20.59%) PRINCE2
6 23 (13.53%) Change Management
7 21 (12.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (8.24%) Incident Management
9 13 (7.65%) ITSM
10 11 (6.47%) CRM
11 9 (5.29%) PRINCE
12 8 (4.71%) Problem Management
12 8 (4.71%) Release Management
12 8 (4.71%) Change Control
12 8 (4.71%) Service Continuity Management
13 7 (4.12%) System Integration Testing
14 6 (3.53%) Resource Management
14 6 (3.53%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (3.53%) Business Analysis
14 6 (3.53%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.71%) SQL
2 1 (0.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (12.35%) PMI Certification
2 18 (10.59%) PMP
3 14 (8.24%) Security Cleared
4 12 (7.06%) Degree
5 11 (6.47%) SC Cleared
6 8 (4.71%) ISEB
7 5 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (2.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (2.35%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.76%) MCSE
9 3 (1.76%) MCP
10 2 (1.18%) HNC
10 2 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.59%) NVQ Level 4
11 1 (0.59%) HND
11 1 (0.59%) MCSD
11 1 (0.59%) CISSP
11 1 (0.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.35%) SLA
2 8 (4.71%) QA
3 6 (3.53%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.18%) COBIT
5 1 (0.59%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.94%) VMware ESX
4 4 (2.35%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.35%) XenApp
5 2 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.59%) Firmware
6 1 (0.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.76%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.18%) Netcool
3 1 (0.59%) Nagios
3 1 (0.59%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.59%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (12.94%) HP
2 17 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (8.82%) Remedy
4 13 (7.65%) VMware
5 11 (6.47%) SAP
5 11 (6.47%) Cisco
5 11 (6.47%) Citrix
6 8 (4.71%) Planview
6 8 (4.71%) ServiceNow
7 6 (3.53%) LANDesk
8 4 (2.35%) NetApp
9 3 (1.76%) Kronos
9 3 (1.76%) Dell
10 2 (1.18%) EMC
10 2 (1.18%) Google
11 1 (0.59%) Sophos
11 1 (0.59%) BT
11 1 (0.59%) Peregrine
11 1 (0.59%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.59%) Symantec
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