The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 2
Rank 234 223 230
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Contract jobs citing ITIL V2 15 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.012% 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.017% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 1
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£309 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.78% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £235 £288
% change year-on-year
+34.04% -18.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.50 £26.64
% change year-on-year
- -45.57%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6685 5980 6836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.66% 70.40% 69.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3664 3192 3249
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 249 260 315
Average hourly rate £22.00 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.89 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
ITIL V2
England

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 July 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 July 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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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 7 £268 -23.57%
Hampshire - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
ITIL V2
England

ITIL V2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 40 (100.00%) ITIL
2 18 (45.00%) HP
3 17 (42.50%) HP UCMDB
4 16 (40.00%) Configuration Management
5 15 (37.50%) Security Cleared
6 13 (32.50%) Asset Management
7 12 (30.00%) ITSM
8 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
9 10 (25.00%) PRINCE2
9 10 (25.00%) Serena
9 10 (25.00%) Project Management
10 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
10 9 (22.50%) ServiceNow
10 9 (22.50%) SC Cleared
10 9 (22.50%) ITIL V3
11 8 (20.00%) WMI
11 8 (20.00%) SQL
11 8 (20.00%) HTML
11 8 (20.00%) CSS
11 8 (20.00%) VPN
11 8 (20.00%) XML
11 8 (20.00%) Service Management
12 7 (17.50%) PRINCE
12 7 (17.50%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (17.50%) BMC
12 7 (17.50%) Borland
12 7 (17.50%) SSL
12 7 (17.50%) SOAP
12 7 (17.50%) Web Services
12 7 (17.50%) COM

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Office
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) VPN
2 7 (17.50%) LDAP
2 7 (17.50%) SSL
3 4 (10.00%) LAN
3 4 (10.00%) VoIP
3 4 (10.00%) WAN
4 2 (5.00%) DNS
4 2 (5.00%) Firewall
5 1 (2.50%) Wireless
5 1 (2.50%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.50%) MPLS
5 1 (2.50%) PSTN
5 1 (2.50%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) StarTeam
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Analyst
2 12 (30.00%) Configuration Analyst
3 9 (22.50%) Consultant
4 7 (17.50%) Senior Consultant
4 7 (17.50%) Technical Consultant
4 7 (17.50%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 7 (17.50%) ITSM Consultant
5 5 (12.50%) ServiceNow Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) ITIL Manager
6 4 (10.00%) Problem Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Help Desk Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Service Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Configuration Management Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Configuration Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Implementation Consultant
9 1 (2.50%) Technical Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.50%) Help Desk Team Lead
9 1 (2.50%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) HTML
1 8 (20.00%) CSS
1 8 (20.00%) XML
2 7 (17.50%) Ajax
2 7 (17.50%) SOAP
2 7 (17.50%) Web Services
2 7 (17.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) CMDB
2 1 (2.50%) Wiki
2 1 (2.50%) Smart Meter
2 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Windows
2 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) ITIL
2 16 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 13 (32.50%) Asset Management
4 12 (30.00%) ITSM
5 10 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 10 (25.00%) Project Management
6 9 (22.50%) ITIL V3
7 8 (20.00%) Service Management
8 7 (17.50%) PRINCE
8 7 (17.50%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (17.50%) Problem Management
8 7 (17.50%) Customer Engagement
9 6 (15.00%) Time Management
10 5 (12.50%) Incident Management
11 2 (5.00%) CMMI
11 2 (5.00%) Change Management
11 2 (5.00%) System Testing
12 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 1 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
12 1 (2.50%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
2 8 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 9 (22.50%) SC Cleared
3 7 (17.50%) Degree
3 7 (17.50%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.50%) CCIE
5 1 (2.50%) CCNP
5 1 (2.50%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Terminal Services
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (42.50%) HP UCMDB
2 8 (20.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) HP
2 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
3 10 (25.00%) Serena
4 9 (22.50%) ServiceNow
5 7 (17.50%) BMC
5 7 (17.50%) Borland
5 7 (17.50%) Remedy
6 4 (10.00%) Avaya
7 3 (7.50%) VMware
8 2 (5.00%) Cisco
9 1 (2.50%) IBM
9 1 (2.50%) BT
9 1 (2.50%) Fujitsu
9 1 (2.50%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds