The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL V2 skills 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 V2 over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 2
Rank 231 234 240
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Contract jobs citing ITIL V2 12 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.023% 0.091%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.032% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Average daily rate
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£279 £343 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.61% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £246 £263
% change year-on-year
+30.08% -6.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -27.50%
ITIL V2
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6645 6278 6917
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.76% 71.80% 70.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3738 3442 3309
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 246 324
Average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.84 £12.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

ITIL V2
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V2 across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL V2 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ITIL V2
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 V2 across the South East region.

ITIL V2 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

ITIL V2
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL V2 across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

ITIL V2 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

ITIL V2
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 V2 across the South East region.

ITIL V2 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

ITIL V2
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 V2 within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 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 4 £250 -27.00%
Hampshire - 2 - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
ITIL V2
England

ITIL V2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing ITIL V2 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 V2.

1 37 (100.00%) ITIL
2 17 (45.95%) Configuration Management
3 16 (43.24%) Security Cleared
4 13 (35.14%) Asset Management
4 13 (35.14%) HP
5 12 (32.43%) HP UCMDB
6 10 (27.03%) PRINCE2
6 10 (27.03%) Project Management
6 10 (27.03%) Serena
7 9 (24.32%) SC Cleared
8 8 (21.62%) ITIL V3
8 8 (21.62%) WMI
8 8 (21.62%) ITSM
8 8 (21.62%) SQL
9 7 (18.92%) Borland
9 7 (18.92%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (18.92%) PRINCE
9 7 (18.92%) StarTeam
9 7 (18.92%) Problem Management
10 6 (16.22%) Time Management
10 6 (16.22%) Avaya
10 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
10 6 (16.22%) VoIP
11 5 (13.51%) WAN
11 5 (13.51%) LAN
11 5 (13.51%) Incident Management
12 4 (10.81%) ServiceNow
12 4 (10.81%) SLA
12 4 (10.81%) Cisco
12 4 (10.81%) Active Directory

ITIL V2
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing ITIL V2 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 V2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.81%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Office
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) VoIP
2 5 (13.51%) WAN
2 5 (13.51%) LAN
3 4 (10.81%) VPN
3 4 (10.81%) Firewall
4 3 (8.11%) Wireless
4 3 (8.11%) PSTN
4 3 (8.11%) ISDN
5 2 (5.41%) LDAP
5 2 (5.41%) DNS
5 2 (5.41%) SSL
5 2 (5.41%) MPLS
6 1 (2.70%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) StarTeam
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Analyst
2 13 (35.14%) Configuration Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) ITIL Manager
3 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Consultant
3 4 (10.81%) Problem Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Help Desk Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Service Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (8.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Implementation Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Data Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Voice Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) ITSM Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Configuration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) HTML
1 3 (8.11%) CSS
1 3 (8.11%) XML
2 2 (5.41%) Ajax
2 2 (5.41%) SOAP
2 2 (5.41%) Web Services
2 2 (5.41%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) CMDB
1 2 (5.41%) Wiki
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) ITIL
2 17 (45.95%) Configuration Management
3 13 (35.14%) Asset Management
4 10 (27.03%) PRINCE2
4 10 (27.03%) Project Management
5 8 (21.62%) ITSM
5 8 (21.62%) ITIL V3
6 7 (18.92%) Problem Management
6 7 (18.92%) PRINCE
7 6 (16.22%) Time Management
8 5 (13.51%) Incident Management
9 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (5.41%) System Testing
10 2 (5.41%) Customer Engagement
10 2 (5.41%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (5.41%) Service Management
10 2 (5.41%) CMMI
10 2 (5.41%) Change Management
11 1 (2.70%) MOF
11 1 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (43.24%) Security Cleared
2 9 (24.32%) SC Cleared
3 7 (18.92%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (8.11%) Avaya Certification
6 2 (5.41%) Degree
7 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.70%) CCIE
7 1 (2.70%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (32.43%) HP UCMDB
2 8 (21.62%) WMI
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) HP
2 10 (27.03%) Serena
3 7 (18.92%) Borland
4 6 (16.22%) Avaya
4 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
5 4 (10.81%) ServiceNow
5 4 (10.81%) Cisco
6 3 (8.11%) BT
6 3 (8.11%) VMware
6 3 (8.11%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (5.41%) Remedy
7 2 (5.41%) BMC
8 1 (2.70%) IBM
8 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.70%) Fujitsu