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 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 167 143 152
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +9
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 92 96 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.94% 1.15% 0.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.26% 5.06% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 51 34
Average daily rate
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£400 £335 £274
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +22.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £186 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 5
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £19.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -27.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £11.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.83 £20.00 £23.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.25 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -25.28%
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
2825 1899 1833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 28.75% 22.74% 21.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1414 969 787
Average daily rate £375 £375 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 83 167
Average hourly rate £16.16 £15.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% -39.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.20 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 2014. 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 +11 33 £316 -2.69% 6
Hampshire -28 26 £400 - 12
Buckinghamshire -13 10 - - 3
Oxfordshire -15 9 £325 +3.17% 1
Surrey -20 8 £388 +35.96% 1
Kent -2 2 £303 -10.37% 2
West Sussex -10 2 £538 +21.29%
East Sussex +2 1 £398 -16.31% 1
Middlesex 0 1 - -
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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.

1 190 (100.00%) ITIL
2 45 (23.68%) Service Management
3 32 (16.84%) Windows
3 32 (16.84%) MS Excel
4 30 (15.79%) PRINCE2
5 29 (15.26%) Project Management
5 29 (15.26%) Telecoms
6 28 (14.74%) SLA
6 28 (14.74%) Microsoft
7 27 (14.21%) Finance
8 26 (13.68%) Security Cleared
9 25 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (12.63%) MS Office
11 22 (11.58%) Remedy
12 21 (11.05%) ITSM
13 19 (10.00%) Service Delivery
13 19 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
14 17 (8.95%) SC Cleared
15 16 (8.42%) Configuration Management
15 16 (8.42%) VMware
15 16 (8.42%) Incident Management
16 15 (7.89%) Change Management
16 15 (7.89%) Linux
16 15 (7.89%) Active Directory
16 15 (7.89%) HP
16 15 (7.89%) CMDB
16 15 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (6.84%) Scrum
17 13 (6.84%) Degree
18 12 (6.32%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 10 (5.26%) Drupal
1 10 (5.26%) Apache
2 7 (3.68%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.68%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.05%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.05%) IIS
3 2 (1.05%) JBoss
4 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.53%) CICS
4 1 (0.53%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.53%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (0.53%) CMS
4 1 (0.53%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.53%) Confluence
4 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 32 (16.84%) MS Excel
2 24 (12.63%) MS Office
3 7 (3.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.63%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.11%) MS Project
6 1 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (5.79%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.53%) Maximo
3 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.58%) SaaS
2 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.21%) VoIP
2 7 (3.68%) 3G
2 7 (3.68%) Firewall
3 5 (2.63%) Internet
3 5 (2.63%) 4G
4 4 (2.11%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.11%) VPN
4 4 (2.11%) SAN
5 3 (1.58%) LAN
5 3 (1.58%) WAN
6 2 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.05%) DNS
6 2 (1.05%) DHCP
7 1 (0.53%) MPLS
7 1 (0.53%) Extranet
7 1 (0.53%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (0.53%) PABX
7 1 (0.53%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.53%) LTE
7 1 (0.53%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.21%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.68%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.53%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.53%) Big Data
4 1 (0.53%) RavenDB
4 1 (0.53%) DataStax
Development Applications
1 11 (5.79%) Git (software)
1 11 (5.79%) Bitbucket
2 10 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.05%) StarTeam
4 1 (0.53%) JIRA
4 1 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.53%) TeamCity
General
1 29 (15.26%) Telecoms
2 27 (14.21%) Finance
3 5 (2.63%) Electronics
3 5 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.63%) Marketing
3 5 (2.63%) Billing
4 4 (2.11%) Retail
5 3 (1.58%) Back Office
6 2 (1.05%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.05%) Advertising
7 1 (0.53%) Automotive
7 1 (0.53%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.53%) International Banking
7 1 (0.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (21.05%) Analyst
2 22 (11.58%) Service Manager
3 17 (8.95%) Service Analyst
4 13 (6.84%) Project Manager
4 13 (6.84%) Team Leader
4 13 (6.84%) Incident Manager
5 11 (5.79%) Delivery Manager
5 11 (5.79%) Transition Manager
6 10 (5.26%) Designer
6 10 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
6 10 (5.26%) Services Delivery Manager
7 9 (4.74%) Change Manager
7 9 (4.74%) DevOps Engineer
7 9 (4.74%) Service Transition Manager
8 8 (4.21%) Change and Configuration Manager
8 8 (4.21%) Configuration Manager
9 7 (3.68%) Business Analyst
9 7 (3.68%) Consultant
9 7 (3.68%) Service Desk Team Leader
10 6 (3.16%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.26%) REST
1 10 (5.26%) LAMP
1 10 (5.26%) Web Services
1 10 (5.26%) XML
2 3 (1.58%) .NET
2 3 (1.58%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.53%) Middleware
3 1 (0.53%) MSMQ
3 1 (0.53%) HTML
3 1 (0.53%) CSS
3 1 (0.53%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (0.53%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.89%) CMDB
1 15 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.26%) Open Source
3 5 (2.63%) DTV
4 4 (2.11%) PMI
5 2 (1.05%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (1.05%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.05%) Clustering
6 1 (0.53%) NHS
6 1 (0.53%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.53%) Replication
6 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.53%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.53%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.53%) New Media
6 1 (0.53%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.53%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 32 (16.84%) Windows
2 15 (7.89%) Linux
3 9 (4.74%) Windows 7
4 7 (3.68%) Windows XP
5 5 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (2.63%) UNIX
6 4 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.05%) AIX
7 2 (1.05%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.53%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.53%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (100.00%) ITIL
2 45 (23.68%) Service Management
3 30 (15.79%) PRINCE2
4 29 (15.26%) Project Management
5 25 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (11.05%) ITSM
7 19 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 19 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
8 16 (8.42%) Configuration Management
8 16 (8.42%) Incident Management
9 15 (7.89%) Change Management
10 13 (6.84%) Scrum
11 12 (6.32%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (5.79%) PRINCE
12 11 (5.79%) SOA
12 11 (5.79%) Problem Management
12 11 (5.79%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (5.26%) DevOps
13 10 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
13 10 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.26%) Bash Shell
1 10 (5.26%) PHP
2 8 (4.21%) SQL
3 4 (2.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.05%) Java
4 2 (1.05%) C
5 1 (0.53%) C#
5 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (13.68%) Security Cleared
2 17 (8.95%) SC Cleared
3 13 (6.84%) Degree
4 9 (4.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (4.74%) PMI Certification
5 8 (4.21%) DV Cleared
6 5 (2.63%) PMP
6 5 (2.63%) MCP
6 5 (2.63%) MCSE
7 3 (1.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.58%) ISEB
7 3 (1.58%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.58%) CCNA
7 3 (1.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.05%) MCSA
9 1 (0.53%) CCNP
9 1 (0.53%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.53%) CISSP
9 1 (0.53%) HND
9 1 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (14.74%) SLA
2 2 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.53%) COBIT
3 1 (0.53%) QA
3 1 (0.53%) P3O
3 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.26%) KVM
3 5 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.53%) XenApp
4 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (5.79%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (5.26%) Vagrant
3 9 (4.74%) Puppet
4 2 (1.05%) SCOM
4 2 (1.05%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (1.05%) WMI
5 1 (0.53%) Netcool
5 1 (0.53%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.53%) Nagios
5 1 (0.53%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.53%) Foglight
5 1 (0.53%) Nessus
5 1 (0.53%) Check_MK
5 1 (0.53%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (14.74%) Microsoft
2 22 (11.58%) Remedy
3 16 (8.42%) VMware
4 15 (7.89%) HP
5 12 (6.32%) BMC
6 9 (4.74%) SAP
6 9 (4.74%) Citrix
7 8 (4.21%) Oracle
8 5 (2.63%) Cisco
9 4 (2.11%) ServiceNow
9 4 (2.11%) Avaya
10 3 (1.58%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.58%) IBM
11 2 (1.05%) EMC
11 2 (1.05%) NetApp
11 2 (1.05%) Lotus
11 2 (1.05%) Borland
11 2 (1.05%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.53%) Infovista
12 1 (0.53%) Apple
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