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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 186 163 175
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +12
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 65 104 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.83% 1.11% 0.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.24% 4.05% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 70 44
Median daily rate £400 £389 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.82% -2.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £137 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £482 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 10
Median hourly rate £19.36 £18.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.55% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.43 £16.70 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.62 £67.50 £27.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
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
2005 2566 2870
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.48% 27.29% 29.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1240 1508 1429
Median daily rate £400 £405 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 140 140
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.90 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.00% +91.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.68 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
- +54.92%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +26 24 £400 +21.21% 2
Buckinghamshire +6 14 £416 -2.23% 1
Oxfordshire -7 8 £400 +207.69% 1
Surrey +10 7 £275 -35.67% 1
Berkshire -8 7 £250 -42.85% 1
West Sussex +10 3 - -
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 155 (100.00%) ITIL
2 50 (32.26%) Service Management
3 44 (28.39%) Service Delivery
4 42 (27.10%) Security Cleared
5 40 (25.81%) SC Cleared
5 40 (25.81%) Project Management
6 26 (16.77%) PRINCE2
7 25 (16.13%) Service Design
8 24 (15.48%) Microsoft
9 23 (14.84%) Finance
10 22 (14.19%) Stakeholder Management
10 22 (14.19%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (13.55%) SLA
12 19 (12.26%) Windows
13 15 (9.68%) MS Excel
13 15 (9.68%) Data Centre
14 14 (9.03%) Incident Management
15 13 (8.39%) Degree
15 13 (8.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 13 (8.39%) Configuration Management
15 13 (8.39%) Change Management
16 12 (7.74%) DV Cleared
17 11 (7.10%) ITSM
17 11 (7.10%) Telecoms
17 11 (7.10%) MS Office
18 10 (6.45%) Citrix
18 10 (6.45%) Management Information System
18 10 (6.45%) ITIL V3
19 9 (5.81%) VMware
19 9 (5.81%) 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 5 (3.23%) CMS
2 3 (1.94%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.29%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.29%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.65%) Drupal
4 1 (0.65%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.65%) nginx
4 1 (0.65%) Tuxedo
4 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.10%) MS Office
3 1 (0.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.94%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.52%) IaaS
1 7 (4.52%) PaaS
2 4 (2.58%) Office 365
3 3 (1.94%) SaaS
4 2 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.52%) DNS
2 4 (2.58%) DHCP
2 4 (2.58%) LAN
2 4 (2.58%) VPN
3 3 (1.94%) Firewall
3 3 (1.94%) H.323
3 3 (1.94%) HTTP
3 3 (1.94%) LDAP
3 3 (1.94%) MGCP
3 3 (1.94%) PBX
3 3 (1.94%) RTP
3 3 (1.94%) SCCP
3 3 (1.94%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.29%) 802.11
4 2 (1.29%) BGP
4 2 (1.29%) IPsec
4 2 (1.29%) Kerberos
4 2 (1.29%) MPLS
4 2 (1.29%) OSPF
4 2 (1.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.87%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.94%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (1.94%) QlikView
3 3 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.29%) DB2
4 2 (1.29%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.65%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.65%) Pentaho
5 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (3.23%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.65%) Redmine
General
1 23 (14.84%) Finance
2 11 (7.10%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.94%) Back Office
4 2 (1.29%) Publishing
5 1 (0.65%) Advertising
5 1 (0.65%) Banking
5 1 (0.65%) Local Government
5 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (21.94%) Analyst
2 26 (16.77%) Service Manager
3 18 (11.61%) Architect
4 13 (8.39%) Service Analyst
5 12 (7.74%) Service Architect
6 11 (7.10%) IT Manager
6 11 (7.10%) Project Manager
7 9 (5.81%) Services Delivery Manager
8 8 (5.16%) Delivery Manager
8 8 (5.16%) IT Support
8 8 (5.16%) ITIL Manager
8 8 (5.16%) Transition Manager
9 7 (4.52%) IT Analyst
9 7 (4.52%) Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (4.52%) Service Transition Manager
10 6 (3.87%) Business Analyst
10 6 (3.87%) ITIL Service Analyst
10 6 (3.87%) ITIL Service Manager
11 5 (3.23%) SC Cleared Project Manager
11 5 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.94%) Middleware
1 3 (1.94%) XMPP
2 2 (1.29%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.65%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.65%) CSS
3 1 (0.65%) Django
3 1 (0.65%) HTML
3 1 (0.65%) Kafka
3 1 (0.65%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (0.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (0.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.68%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 9 (5.81%) CMDB
4 6 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.94%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.94%) Clustering
5 3 (1.94%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.29%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.29%) PKI
6 2 (1.29%) PMI
6 2 (1.29%) Replication
7 1 (0.65%) CESG
7 1 (0.65%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (0.65%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.65%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.65%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.65%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.65%) Statistics
7 1 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.26%) Windows
2 8 (5.16%) Linux
3 7 (4.52%) Unix
4 5 (3.23%) Windows 10
5 4 (2.58%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.94%) VMS
6 3 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.29%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (100.00%) ITIL
2 50 (32.26%) Service Management
3 44 (28.39%) Service Delivery
4 40 (25.81%) Project Management
5 26 (16.77%) PRINCE2
6 25 (16.13%) Service Design
7 22 (14.19%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (14.19%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (9.03%) Incident Management
9 13 (8.39%) Change Management
9 13 (8.39%) Configuration Management
10 11 (7.10%) ITSM
11 10 (6.45%) ITIL V3
12 9 (5.81%) Release Management
13 8 (5.16%) Matrix Management
14 7 (4.52%) Agile Project Management
14 7 (4.52%) Analytics
14 7 (4.52%) Problem Management
15 6 (3.87%) Change Control
15 6 (3.87%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.81%) SQL
2 5 (3.23%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.94%) VBScript
4 1 (0.65%) Perl
4 1 (0.65%) PHP
4 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 42 (27.10%) Security Cleared
2 40 (25.81%) SC Cleared
3 13 (8.39%) Degree
3 13 (8.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 12 (7.74%) DV Cleared
5 7 (4.52%) CCNA
5 7 (4.52%) CCNP
5 7 (4.52%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (3.87%) CCIE
6 6 (3.87%) CCVP
6 6 (3.87%) MCSE
6 6 (3.87%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.58%) BICSI Certification
7 4 (2.58%) BICSI RCDD
8 2 (1.29%) CISSP
8 2 (1.29%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.65%) CISM
9 1 (0.65%) ISEB
9 1 (0.65%) MCP
9 1 (0.65%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.55%) SLA
2 4 (2.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.94%) JSP 440
4 2 (1.29%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (5.81%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.87%) Virtual Desktop
4 5 (3.23%) XenApp
5 3 (1.94%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.29%) vSphere
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.65%) vCloud
7 1 (0.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.65%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 7 (4.52%) SCCM
1 7 (4.52%) SCOM
2 6 (3.87%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (3.87%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (1.94%) NetBackup
3 3 (1.94%) SCDPM
3 3 (1.94%) SCOrch
3 3 (1.94%) SCSM
3 3 (1.94%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.29%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.65%) Ansible
5 1 (0.65%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.65%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.65%) Nessus
5 1 (0.65%) OVSD
5 1 (0.65%) Puppet
5 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 24 (15.48%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.45%) Citrix
3 9 (5.81%) Cisco
3 9 (5.81%) VMware
4 5 (3.23%) Remedy
5 3 (1.94%) BMC
5 3 (1.94%) Oracle
5 3 (1.94%) Sophos
6 2 (1.29%) EMC
6 2 (1.29%) F5
6 2 (1.29%) HEAT Software
6 2 (1.29%) SAP
6 2 (1.29%) Symantec
7 1 (0.65%) Forcepoint
7 1 (0.65%) HP
7 1 (0.65%) Lotus
7 1 (0.65%) NetApp
7 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.65%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.65%) Veritas