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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 177 164 164
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 93 80 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.93% 0.86% 0.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.58% 3.21% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 43 39
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£375 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £191 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £475 £482
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £355
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -11.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £16.38
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 - £10.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.20 - £20.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -20.48%
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 2492 2118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.12% 26.67% 25.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1425 1240 1076
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £215 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 114 120
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% -26.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.49 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.73%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 5 May 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
Berkshire +4 34 £350 +16.66% 12
Hampshire -5 25 £378 +26.00% 5
Oxfordshire -11 14 £350 +7.69% 1
Surrey -3 10 £323 +18.34% 2
Buckinghamshire -5 6 £500 +66.66% 2
Middlesex +3 2 £425 +39.34%
East Sussex - 2 £140 -
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 160 (100.00%) ITIL
2 42 (26.25%) Service Management
3 35 (21.88%) Service Delivery
4 34 (21.25%) Finance
5 32 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 32 (20.00%) SLA
6 29 (18.13%) Telecoms
7 26 (16.25%) Windows
8 24 (15.00%) Project Management
9 23 (14.38%) PRINCE2
10 20 (12.50%) MS Office
10 20 (12.50%) Microsoft
10 20 (12.50%) HP
10 20 (12.50%) Remedy
11 18 (11.25%) SQL
12 17 (10.63%) Security Cleared
13 15 (9.38%) ITSM
14 14 (8.75%) Configuration Management
14 14 (8.75%) VMware
15 13 (8.13%) Incident Management
15 13 (8.13%) SC Cleared
15 13 (8.13%) Management Information System
15 13 (8.13%) Active Directory
16 12 (7.50%) Degree
17 11 (6.88%) SAP
17 11 (6.88%) PMI Certification
18 10 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
18 10 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
18 10 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
19 8 (5.00%) Validation

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 7 (4.38%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.50%) CMS
2 4 (2.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.25%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.25%) IIS
4 1 (0.63%) Apache
4 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.63%) Confluence
Applications
1 32 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 20 (12.50%) MS Office
3 10 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.88%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.88%) MS Project
4 3 (1.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (3.13%) SAP IS-U
2 5 (3.13%) SAP CRM
3 2 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.25%) assyst
4 1 (0.63%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.63%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.13%) SaaS
2 1 (0.63%) Office 365
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.75%) Firewall
1 6 (3.75%) 3G
1 6 (3.75%) LAN
1 6 (3.75%) VPN
2 5 (3.13%) WAN
3 3 (1.88%) Internet
3 3 (1.88%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (1.88%) 4G
4 2 (1.25%) Network Security
4 2 (1.25%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.63%) LTE
5 1 (0.63%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (2.50%) DB2
3 3 (1.88%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (1.88%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.88%) SAP BW
3 3 (1.88%) SAP HANA
3 3 (1.88%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (0.63%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.63%) DataStax
4 1 (0.63%) Big Data
4 1 (0.63%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 3 (1.88%) StarTeam
2 1 (0.63%) JIRA
2 1 (0.63%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.63%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.63%) Git (software)
General
1 34 (21.25%) Finance
2 29 (18.13%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.13%) Banking
4 4 (2.50%) Military
4 4 (2.50%) Electronics
4 4 (2.50%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.88%) Billing
5 3 (1.88%) Retail
6 2 (1.25%) Marketing
6 2 (1.25%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (18.75%) Service Manager
2 28 (17.50%) Analyst
3 14 (8.75%) Consultant
4 13 (8.13%) Services Delivery Manager
4 13 (8.13%) Delivery Manager
5 9 (5.63%) Transition Manager
5 9 (5.63%) Team Leader
6 8 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 8 (5.00%) Service Analyst
6 8 (5.00%) Support Analyst
7 7 (4.38%) Release Manager
7 7 (4.38%) Service Transition Manager
8 6 (3.75%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (3.75%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 6 (3.75%) Architect
9 5 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (3.13%) Incident Analyst
9 5 (3.13%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
9 5 (3.13%) SAP Functional Consultant
9 5 (3.13%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.13%) .NET
2 4 (2.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.88%) CSS
3 3 (1.88%) Middleware
4 1 (0.63%) Web Services
4 1 (0.63%) MSMQ
4 1 (0.63%) HTML
4 1 (0.63%) jQuery
4 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.13%) Management Information System
2 10 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.13%) PMI
4 4 (2.50%) Replication
4 4 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.88%) CMDB
5 3 (1.88%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (1.88%) New Media
5 3 (1.88%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.25%) FMCG
6 2 (1.25%) DTV
6 2 (1.25%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (0.63%) NHS
7 1 (0.63%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.63%) PDA
7 1 (0.63%) Economics
7 1 (0.63%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (16.25%) Windows
2 7 (4.38%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.50%) AIX
4 3 (1.88%) UNIX
5 2 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.25%) Linux
6 1 (0.63%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (100.00%) ITIL
2 42 (26.25%) Service Management
3 35 (21.88%) Service Delivery
4 24 (15.00%) Project Management
5 23 (14.38%) PRINCE2
6 15 (9.38%) ITSM
7 14 (8.75%) Configuration Management
8 13 (8.13%) Incident Management
9 8 (5.00%) Validation
9 8 (5.00%) Change Management
9 8 (5.00%) CRM
10 7 (4.38%) ERP
10 7 (4.38%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (4.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (4.38%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (3.75%) Performance Analysis
11 6 (3.75%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (3.75%) People Management
11 6 (3.75%) Resource Management
11 6 (3.75%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (11.25%) SQL
2 5 (3.13%) VB.NET
2 5 (3.13%) JavaScript
2 5 (3.13%) C#
3 4 (2.50%) VBA
3 4 (2.50%) C
3 4 (2.50%) Java
3 4 (2.50%) PL/SQL
4 3 (1.88%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 17 (10.63%) Security Cleared
2 13 (8.13%) SC Cleared
3 12 (7.50%) Degree
4 11 (6.88%) PMI Certification
5 7 (4.38%) PMP
6 6 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (3.13%) MCSE
8 4 (2.50%) MCP
8 4 (2.50%) ISEB
9 3 (1.88%) MCSD
10 2 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (1.25%) HNC
11 1 (0.63%) CISSP
11 1 (0.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (20.00%) SLA
2 3 (1.88%) QA
3 2 (1.25%) COBIT
3 2 (1.25%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.63%) P3O
System Software
1 13 (8.13%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.63%) Firmware
4 1 (0.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (1.88%) WMI
1 3 (1.88%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (1.25%) Netcool
3 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 20 (12.50%) HP
1 20 (12.50%) Remedy
2 14 (8.75%) VMware
3 11 (6.88%) SAP
4 6 (3.75%) ServiceNow
5 5 (3.13%) Citrix
5 5 (3.13%) Oracle
5 5 (3.13%) Business Objects
6 4 (2.50%) LANDesk
6 4 (2.50%) Avaya
6 4 (2.50%) Cisco
6 4 (2.50%) IBM
7 2 (1.25%) EMC
7 2 (1.25%) BMC
7 2 (1.25%) Borland
8 1 (0.63%) Dell
8 1 (0.63%) Sophos
8 1 (0.63%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.63%) Juniper
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