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 24 September 2016 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.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 173 165 164
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 79 103 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.95% 1.04% 1.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.77% 3.89% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 76 37
Median daily rate £390 £389 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.32% -0.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £289 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £486 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 7
Median hourly rate £21.75 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.28% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.35 £14.60 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.15 £53.65 £15.73
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
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
2096 2649 2401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.17% 26.83% 25.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1296 1590 1222
Median daily rate £400 £390 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 115 118
Median hourly rate £30.90 £30.90 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +81.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing ITIL Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +7 19 £350 +7.69% 3
Berkshire +2 17 £320 -11.72% 1
Buckinghamshire -2 13 £423 -0.41%
Oxfordshire -3 10 £444 +22.41% 1
Surrey +15 9 £141 -66.82% 1
West Sussex 0 5 £735 +140.98% 2
Middlesex -2 2 £325 -16.66%
East Sussex - 1 £425 -
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 175 (100.00%) ITIL
2 48 (27.43%) Service Management
3 45 (25.71%) Service Delivery
4 38 (21.71%) Project Management
5 32 (18.29%) Security Cleared
6 30 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 28 (16.00%) SC Cleared
8 27 (15.43%) Finance
9 26 (14.86%) PRINCE2
9 26 (14.86%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (13.14%) Change Management
11 21 (12.00%) Microsoft
11 21 (12.00%) Service Design
12 20 (11.43%) SLA
12 20 (11.43%) Windows
13 19 (10.86%) MS Excel
13 19 (10.86%) Incident Management
14 16 (9.14%) Management Information System
14 16 (9.14%) ITIL V3
15 15 (8.57%) Data Centre
15 15 (8.57%) Telecoms
16 14 (8.00%) MS Office
16 14 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 13 (7.43%) ITSM
17 13 (7.43%) Problem Management
18 12 (6.86%) Release Management
19 11 (6.29%) DV Cleared
20 10 (5.71%) Degree
20 10 (5.71%) Citrix
21 9 (5.14%) Active Directory

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (3.43%) CMS
2 5 (2.86%) Skype for Business
3 3 (1.71%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.14%) Apache
4 2 (1.14%) Drupal
4 2 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.14%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.57%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.57%) nginx
5 1 (0.57%) Tuxedo
5 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (10.86%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.00%) MS Office
3 3 (1.71%) MS Project
4 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.86%) Office 365
2 3 (1.71%) SaaS
3 2 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.14%) IaaS
3 2 (1.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.00%) DNS
2 5 (2.86%) VPN
3 4 (2.29%) DHCP
4 3 (1.71%) Firewall
4 3 (1.71%) H.323
4 3 (1.71%) HTTP
4 3 (1.71%) LDAP
4 3 (1.71%) MGCP
4 3 (1.71%) PBX
4 3 (1.71%) RTP
4 3 (1.71%) SCCP
4 3 (1.71%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.14%) 802.11
5 2 (1.14%) BGP
5 2 (1.14%) IPsec
5 2 (1.14%) Kerberos
5 2 (1.14%) LAN
5 2 (1.14%) MPLS
5 2 (1.14%) OSPF
5 2 (1.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.43%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (2.86%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.29%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (2.29%) QlikView
4 3 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.14%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.57%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.57%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (3.43%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (1.71%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.14%) Bitbucket
3 2 (1.14%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.14%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.57%) Redmine
General
1 27 (15.43%) Finance
2 15 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.29%) Back Office
4 2 (1.14%) Electronics
4 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.14%) Marketing
4 2 (1.14%) Publishing
5 1 (0.57%) Advertising
5 1 (0.57%) Banking
5 1 (0.57%) Local Government
5 1 (0.57%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (0.57%) Retail
5 1 (0.57%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 35 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 34 (19.43%) Analyst
3 17 (9.71%) ITIL Manager
4 15 (8.57%) Services Delivery Manager
5 14 (8.00%) Architect
5 14 (8.00%) Delivery Manager
5 14 (8.00%) Transition Manager
6 13 (7.43%) IT Manager
6 13 (7.43%) Project Manager
6 13 (7.43%) Service Analyst
7 11 (6.29%) Change Manager
7 11 (6.29%) Service Transition Manager
8 10 (5.71%) Problem Manager
9 9 (5.14%) Business Analyst
9 9 (5.14%) ITIL Service Manager
10 7 (4.00%) IT Analyst
10 7 (4.00%) Service Architect
11 6 (3.43%) Administrator
11 6 (3.43%) IT Support
11 6 (3.43%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.71%) Middleware
1 3 (1.71%) XMPP
2 2 (1.14%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.14%) LAMP
2 2 (1.14%) REST
2 2 (1.14%) XML
3 1 (0.57%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.57%) CSS
3 1 (0.57%) Django
3 1 (0.57%) HTML
3 1 (0.57%) Kafka
3 1 (0.57%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (0.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (0.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.14%) Management Information System
2 15 (8.57%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.29%) Smart Meter
5 3 (1.71%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.71%) Clustering
5 3 (1.71%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.14%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.14%) PKI
6 2 (1.14%) PMI
6 2 (1.14%) Replication
7 1 (0.57%) CESG
7 1 (0.57%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (0.57%) CMDB
7 1 (0.57%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.57%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.57%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.57%) Statistics
7 1 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.43%) Windows
2 7 (4.00%) Linux
3 5 (2.86%) Unix
3 5 (2.86%) Windows 10
4 4 (2.29%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.29%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.71%) VMS
5 3 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.57%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.57%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (100.00%) ITIL
2 48 (27.43%) Service Management
3 45 (25.71%) Service Delivery
4 38 (21.71%) Project Management
5 30 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (14.86%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (14.86%) PRINCE2
7 23 (13.14%) Change Management
8 21 (12.00%) Service Design
9 19 (10.86%) Incident Management
10 16 (9.14%) ITIL V3
11 13 (7.43%) ITSM
11 13 (7.43%) Problem Management
12 12 (6.86%) Release Management
13 8 (4.57%) Change Control
13 8 (4.57%) Transition Management
14 7 (4.00%) Agile Project Management
14 7 (4.00%) Analytics
14 7 (4.00%) Matrix Management
14 7 (4.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.14%) SQL
2 5 (2.86%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.71%) PHP
3 3 (1.71%) VBScript
4 2 (1.14%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.57%) Perl
5 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (18.29%) Security Cleared
2 28 (16.00%) SC Cleared
3 14 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 11 (6.29%) DV Cleared
5 10 (5.71%) Degree
6 7 (4.00%) CCNA
6 7 (4.00%) CCNP
6 7 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (3.43%) CCIE
7 6 (3.43%) CCVP
8 4 (2.29%) MCSE
8 4 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (1.71%) BICSI Certification
9 3 (1.71%) BICSI RCDD
9 3 (1.71%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.57%) CISSP
10 1 (0.57%) CLAS
10 1 (0.57%) ISEB
10 1 (0.57%) PMP
10 1 (0.57%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.43%) SLA
2 5 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.71%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.14%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 9 (5.14%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.43%) Virtual Desktop
2 6 (3.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.86%) XenApp
4 3 (1.71%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.14%) KVM
5 2 (1.14%) vSphere
6 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.57%) vCloud
6 1 (0.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (4.00%) SCCM
1 7 (4.00%) SCOM
2 6 (3.43%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (3.43%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (1.71%) NetBackup
3 3 (1.71%) Puppet
3 3 (1.71%) SCDPM
3 3 (1.71%) SCOrch
3 3 (1.71%) SCSM
3 3 (1.71%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.57%) Ansible
5 1 (0.57%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.57%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.57%) Nessus
5 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 21 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.71%) Citrix
3 8 (4.57%) Cisco
3 8 (4.57%) VMware
4 5 (2.86%) BMC
4 5 (2.86%) Remedy
4 5 (2.86%) ServiceNow
5 3 (1.71%) SAP
5 3 (1.71%) Sophos
6 2 (1.14%) EMC
6 2 (1.14%) F5
6 2 (1.14%) FrontRange
6 2 (1.14%) Oracle
6 2 (1.14%) Symantec
7 1 (0.57%) Forcepoint
7 1 (0.57%) Lotus
7 1 (0.57%) Mitel
7 1 (0.57%) Planview
7 1 (0.57%) Tripwire
7 1 (0.57%) Veritas