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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 180 159 135
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -24
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 79 80 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.86% 0.88% 1.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.47% 3.23% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 49 49
Average daily rate
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£395 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £185 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £435 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 14
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £21.63
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 - £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.75 - £30.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -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
2279 2480 2156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.69% 27.29% 25.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1304 1206 1104
Average daily rate £388 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £481 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 96 133
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.14% -18.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.33 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £47.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 2 July 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
Hampshire +19 26 £400 +33.33% 2
Berkshire +6 23 £315 +26.00% 4
Buckinghamshire -4 11 £463 +32.14% 5
Surrey -6 8 £438 +29.62% 10
Middlesex - 5 £390 -
Oxfordshire -32 4 £350 - 2
Kent -2 1 £150 -
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 167 (100.00%) ITIL
2 46 (27.54%) Service Management
3 44 (26.35%) Finance
4 40 (23.95%) Service Delivery
5 31 (18.56%) Project Management
6 30 (17.96%) Windows
7 28 (16.77%) PRINCE2
8 23 (13.77%) MS Excel
9 21 (12.57%) MS Office
9 21 (12.57%) SLA
9 21 (12.57%) HP
10 20 (11.98%) Telecoms
11 19 (11.38%) Microsoft
12 18 (10.78%) Remedy
13 17 (10.18%) Management Information System
13 17 (10.18%) PMI Certification
13 17 (10.18%) VMware
14 16 (9.58%) SQL
15 15 (8.98%) Active Directory
16 14 (8.38%) PMP
16 14 (8.38%) SAP
16 14 (8.38%) ITSM
16 14 (8.38%) Change Management
17 13 (7.78%) Stakeholder Management
17 13 (7.78%) Security Cleared
18 12 (7.19%) Incident Management
18 12 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
18 12 (7.19%) Data Centre
19 11 (6.59%) Degree
19 11 (6.59%) CRM

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 10 (5.99%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.60%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.60%) CMS
2 1 (0.60%) Lync
2 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.60%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.60%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.60%) Apache
2 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (13.77%) MS Excel
2 21 (12.57%) MS Office
3 9 (5.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (3.59%) MS Project
5 4 (2.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (5.39%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (2.99%) SAP IS-U
2 5 (2.99%) SAP CRM
3 3 (1.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.80%) assyst
4 1 (0.60%) Maximo
4 1 (0.60%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.99%) SaaS
2 1 (0.60%) Office 365
2 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.59%) LAN
1 6 (3.59%) Firewall
2 5 (2.99%) WAN
2 5 (2.99%) VPN
3 3 (1.80%) DNS
3 3 (1.80%) 3G
4 2 (1.20%) Internet
4 2 (1.20%) DHCP
5 1 (0.60%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.60%) Network Security
5 1 (0.60%) Junos
5 1 (0.60%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.40%) DB2
2 3 (1.80%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (1.80%) SAP BW
2 3 (1.80%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (1.80%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.60%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.60%) Data Mining
General
1 44 (26.35%) Finance
2 20 (11.98%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.19%) Manufacturing
3 7 (4.19%) Spanish Language
4 6 (3.59%) Electronics
5 5 (2.99%) Military
6 4 (2.40%) Banking
7 3 (1.80%) Marketing
7 3 (1.80%) Portuguese Language
8 2 (1.20%) Retail
9 1 (0.60%) Billing
9 1 (0.60%) Legal
9 1 (0.60%) Advertising
9 1 (0.60%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (18.56%) Service Manager
2 27 (16.17%) Analyst
3 14 (8.38%) Project Manager
4 13 (7.78%) Consultant
5 10 (5.99%) Transition Manager
6 9 (5.39%) Service Transition Manager
7 8 (4.79%) Services Delivery Manager
7 8 (4.79%) Delivery Manager
8 7 (4.19%) Architect
8 7 (4.19%) Service Analyst
9 6 (3.59%) Support Analyst
9 6 (3.59%) Test Leader
10 5 (2.99%) Data Centre Technician
10 5 (2.99%) Incident Manager
10 5 (2.99%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
10 5 (2.99%) Incident Analyst
10 5 (2.99%) CRM Consultant
10 5 (2.99%) SAP Functional Consultant
10 5 (2.99%) Designer
10 5 (2.99%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.40%) .NET
1 4 (2.40%) ASP.NET
2 3 (1.80%) Middleware
3 2 (1.20%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.18%) Management Information System
2 12 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.19%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.59%) Smart Meter
4 4 (2.40%) HP Storage
4 4 (2.40%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.40%) Replication
4 4 (2.40%) PMI
5 3 (1.80%) DTV
5 3 (1.80%) CMDB
5 3 (1.80%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.20%) FMCG
6 2 (1.20%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.20%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.60%) PDA
7 1 (0.60%) Economics
7 1 (0.60%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (0.60%) NHS
7 1 (0.60%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.60%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 30 (17.96%) Windows
2 8 (4.79%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.40%) AIX
3 4 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.20%) Linux
5 2 (1.20%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.60%) SUSE
6 1 (0.60%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.60%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (100.00%) ITIL
2 46 (27.54%) Service Management
3 40 (23.95%) Service Delivery
4 31 (18.56%) Project Management
5 28 (16.77%) PRINCE2
6 14 (8.38%) Change Management
6 14 (8.38%) ITSM
7 13 (7.78%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (7.19%) Incident Management
9 11 (6.59%) CRM
10 9 (5.39%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (5.39%) Problem Management
11 8 (4.79%) Service Continuity Management
12 7 (4.19%) Configuration Management
12 7 (4.19%) Validation
12 7 (4.19%) System Integration Testing
13 6 (3.59%) People Management
13 6 (3.59%) Asset Management
14 5 (2.99%) Risk Assessment
14 5 (2.99%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.58%) SQL
2 4 (2.40%) VB.NET
2 4 (2.40%) VBA
2 4 (2.40%) C#
2 4 (2.40%) JavaScript
2 4 (2.40%) PL/SQL
3 3 (1.80%) Java
3 3 (1.80%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 17 (10.18%) PMI Certification
2 14 (8.38%) PMP
3 13 (7.78%) Security Cleared
4 11 (6.59%) Degree
5 9 (5.39%) SC Cleared
6 7 (4.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (3.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (3.59%) ISEB
8 5 (2.99%) MCP
8 5 (2.99%) MCSE
9 3 (1.80%) MCSD
9 3 (1.80%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.20%) HNC
11 1 (0.60%) CISSP
11 1 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.57%) SLA
2 6 (3.59%) QA
2 6 (3.59%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.20%) COBIT
4 1 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (8.98%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.99%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.80%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.60%) Firmware
5 1 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.20%) Netcool
1 2 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.60%) Check_MK
2 1 (0.60%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (12.57%) HP
2 19 (11.38%) Microsoft
3 18 (10.78%) Remedy
4 17 (10.18%) VMware
5 14 (8.38%) SAP
6 8 (4.79%) Citrix
7 7 (4.19%) Cisco
7 7 (4.19%) ServiceNow
8 5 (2.99%) LANDesk
8 5 (2.99%) Business Objects
9 4 (2.40%) IBM
10 3 (1.80%) Oracle
10 3 (1.80%) Dell
10 3 (1.80%) Planview
11 2 (1.20%) EMC
12 1 (0.60%) Adobe
12 1 (0.60%) Juniper
12 1 (0.60%) BMC
12 1 (0.60%) Peregrine
12 1 (0.60%) CheckPoint
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