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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL V2 over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library Version 2
England / South East
Rank 239 249 258
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +9
Contract jobs citing ITIL V2 2 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.028% 0.096% 0.054%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.035% 0.12% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Median daily rate £500 £550 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +86.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £259 £400
% change year-on-year
+39.13% -35.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.23 £12.00 -
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -

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
5739 6656 7227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.23% 79.98% 77.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3373 3988 3999
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 286 241
Median hourly rate £38.50 £44.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +76.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £61.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

ITIL V2
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing ITIL V2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL V2 within the South East region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 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
Buckinghamshire +8 2 £500 +17.64%
ITIL V2
England

ITIL V2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V2 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 V2.

1 19 (100.00%) ITIL
2 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Linux
2 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
3 11 (57.89%) Red Hat
3 11 (57.89%) VMware
3 11 (57.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (57.89%) CentOS
3 11 (57.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (57.89%) vCloud
3 11 (57.89%) Capacity Management
3 11 (57.89%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (57.89%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
4 10 (52.63%) MS Office
5 8 (42.11%) SCCM
5 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
5 8 (42.11%) Puppet
5 8 (42.11%) vRealize
5 8 (42.11%) Docker
6 7 (36.84%) IaaS
7 6 (31.58%) DV Cleared
8 5 (26.32%) SCOM
9 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
9 4 (21.05%) Office 365
9 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
10 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
10 3 (15.79%) Python
10 3 (15.79%) Java

ITIL V2
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 3 (15.79%) Apache Pig
1 3 (15.79%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 10 (52.63%) MS Office
2 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) IaaS
2 4 (21.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (5.26%) VPN
1 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (15.79%) Apache Hive
1 3 (15.79%) Big Data
1 3 (15.79%) DataStax
1 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
1 3 (15.79%) HBase
1 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) VMware Specialist
2 5 (26.32%) Automation Specialist
3 4 (21.05%) Data Centre Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) IT Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Transition Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Big Data Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Build Automation Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Designer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL Service Designer
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Mobility Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Server Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Service Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) Replication
3 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
3 2 (10.53%) PMI
4 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Linux
1 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) CentOS
2 11 (57.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Android
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) ITIL
2 11 (57.89%) Capacity Management
2 11 (57.89%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (15.79%) Data Management
3 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
3 3 (15.79%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (15.79%) MapReduce
3 3 (15.79%) Migration
3 3 (15.79%) Presales
3 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Matrix Management
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Service Management
4 2 (10.53%) Transition Management
4 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.26%) Server Building
5 1 (5.26%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Java
1 3 (15.79%) Python
1 3 (15.79%) Ruby
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
3 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
4 6 (31.58%) DV Cleared
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) vCloud
1 11 (57.89%) Virtual Machines
1 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (42.11%) Docker
3 3 (15.79%) HDFS
3 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (15.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) Puppet
1 8 (42.11%) SCCM
1 8 (42.11%) vRealize
2 5 (26.32%) SCOM
3 3 (15.79%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (15.79%) vMotion
4 1 (5.26%) AirWatch
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 11 (57.89%) Red Hat
2 11 (57.89%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) Cloudera
3 3 (15.79%) Veeam
4 1 (5.26%) Aruba
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco