The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL V3 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 V3 over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Version 3
Rank 150 158 150
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 97 110 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.13% 1.15% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 1.49% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 56 45
Average daily rate £389 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.81% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £245 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £391 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.59% +11.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Average hourly rate £52.63 - £15.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.33 - £14.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.53 - £99.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £12.10 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+90.08% -19.33%
ITIL V3
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
6811 7377 6371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.55% 77.31% 74.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4182 4043 3391
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 292 240 269
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.43 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

ITIL V3
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL V3 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ITIL V3
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 V3 across the South East region.

ITIL V3 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

ITIL V3
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL V3 across the South East region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

ITIL V3 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

ITIL V3
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 V3 across the South East region.

ITIL V3 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

ITIL V3
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL V3 across the South East region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

ITIL V3 Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

ITIL V3
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 V3 within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Hampshire +17 38 £350 +0.28% 5
Berkshire +7 27 £395 -9.71% 5
Buckinghamshire -1 11 £145 -61.33% 4
Surrey -8 8 £408 +26.84% 9
Oxfordshire +7 5 £389 -2.81% 3
West Sussex -8 3 - -
Middlesex - 2 £275 -
Sussex - 2 - -
ITIL V3
England

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing ITIL V3 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 V3.

1 210 (100.00%) ITIL
2 83 (39.52%) Security Cleared
3 76 (36.19%) Service Management
4 61 (29.05%) SC Cleared
5 56 (26.67%) Project Management
6 55 (26.19%) Microsoft
7 50 (23.81%) PRINCE2
8 47 (22.38%) Service Delivery
9 39 (18.57%) ITSM
10 36 (17.14%) Problem Management
11 35 (16.67%) DV Cleared
11 35 (16.67%) Windows
12 31 (14.76%) MS Excel
13 29 (13.81%) Telecoms
14 28 (13.33%) Incident Management
15 27 (12.86%) Change Management
16 25 (11.90%) Management Information System
17 24 (11.43%) HP
17 24 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
18 23 (10.95%) Finance
19 22 (10.48%) Continuous Improvement
20 21 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
20 21 (10.00%) Data Centre
21 20 (9.52%) Firewall
22 19 (9.05%) Configuration Management
23 18 (8.57%) Active Directory
23 18 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
24 16 (7.62%) Windows Server 2012
24 16 (7.62%) SQL
24 16 (7.62%) IIS

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing ITIL V3 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 V3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (7.62%) IIS
2 9 (4.29%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (1.90%) Apache
5 4 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (1.90%) OpenStack
5 4 (1.90%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.95%) Documentum
7 2 (0.95%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.95%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.48%) JBoss
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
Applications
1 31 (14.76%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.62%) MS Office
3 11 (5.24%) MS Project
4 7 (3.33%) MS Visio
5 5 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.95%) Primavera
1 2 (0.95%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.48%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (0.48%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (1.43%) Office 365
2 2 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.95%) IaaS
2 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.52%) Firewall
2 12 (5.71%) SSL
3 10 (4.76%) DNS
3 10 (4.76%) WAN
4 9 (4.29%) Internet
5 8 (3.81%) FTP
5 8 (3.81%) LAN
5 8 (3.81%) VPN
5 8 (3.81%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (3.33%) LTE
6 7 (3.33%) NetScaler
7 6 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (2.86%) Network Security
7 6 (2.86%) Reverse Proxy
8 5 (2.38%) iSCSI
8 5 (2.38%) TCP/IP
8 5 (2.38%) VoLTE
9 4 (1.90%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (1.90%) NX-OS
9 4 (1.90%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.90%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.95%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.48%) OLAP
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (3.33%) JIRA
2 2 (0.95%) Selenium
3 1 (0.48%) Artifactory
3 1 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.48%) Checkstyle
3 1 (0.48%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.48%) FindBugs
3 1 (0.48%) Gradle
3 1 (0.48%) JUnit
3 1 (0.48%) Subversion
3 1 (0.48%) Toad
General
1 29 (13.81%) Telecoms
2 23 (10.95%) Finance
3 4 (1.90%) Billing
4 3 (1.43%) Banking
4 3 (1.43%) Publishing
4 3 (1.43%) Retail
5 2 (0.95%) Back Office
5 2 (0.95%) Legal
5 2 (0.95%) Marketing
5 2 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.48%) Local Government
6 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.48%) Military
Job Titles
1 36 (17.14%) Service Manager
2 29 (13.81%) Analyst
3 25 (11.90%) Architect
4 20 (9.52%) Consultant
5 16 (7.62%) Service Architect
5 16 (7.62%) Service Transition Manager
5 16 (7.62%) Transition Manager
6 14 (6.67%) Project Manager
7 13 (6.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (5.71%) ITIL Manager
9 11 (5.24%) Incident Manager
10 9 (4.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 9 (4.29%) IT Manager
10 9 (4.29%) ITIL Consultant
11 8 (3.81%) Service Analyst
11 8 (3.81%) Services Delivery Manager
12 7 (3.33%) Configuration Manager
12 7 (3.33%) Delivery Manager
12 7 (3.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
13 6 (2.86%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.90%) Web Services
2 3 (1.43%) Middleware
3 2 (0.95%) WinForms
4 1 (0.48%) .NET
4 1 (0.48%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.48%) Apache Camel
4 1 (0.48%) Classic ASP
4 1 (0.48%) Entity Framework
4 1 (0.48%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.48%) NHibernate
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.48%) Spring
4 1 (0.48%) WAP
4 1 (0.48%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.90%) Management Information System
2 21 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 8 (3.81%) CMDB
3 8 (3.81%) PMI
4 6 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.38%) Blackberry
5 5 (2.38%) Smart Meter
6 4 (1.90%) Driving Licence
6 4 (1.90%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (1.43%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (1.43%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.43%) PKI
7 3 (1.43%) Smartcard
8 2 (0.95%) Cryptography
8 2 (0.95%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.48%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.48%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.48%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (16.67%) Windows
2 18 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (7.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (7.14%) Linux
5 11 (5.24%) Windows Server
6 9 (4.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (3.33%) Windows 7
8 5 (2.38%) CentOS
8 5 (2.38%) Ubuntu
9 4 (1.90%) AIX
9 4 (1.90%) Unix
10 3 (1.43%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.48%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (100.00%) ITIL
2 76 (36.19%) Service Management
3 56 (26.67%) Project Management
4 50 (23.81%) PRINCE2
5 47 (22.38%) Service Delivery
6 39 (18.57%) ITSM
7 36 (17.14%) Problem Management
8 28 (13.33%) Incident Management
9 27 (12.86%) Change Management
10 24 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (10.48%) Continuous Improvement
12 19 (9.05%) Configuration Management
13 15 (7.14%) People Management
14 14 (6.67%) Programme Management
14 14 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
14 14 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (5.71%) Six Sigma
16 11 (5.24%) Scrum
17 10 (4.76%) High Availability
18 9 (4.29%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (7.62%) SQL
2 4 (1.90%) C
3 3 (1.43%) Java
3 3 (1.43%) VB
3 3 (1.43%) VB6
4 2 (0.95%) C#
4 2 (0.95%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.48%) C-shell
5 1 (0.48%) Perl
5 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 83 (39.52%) Security Cleared
2 61 (29.05%) SC Cleared
3 35 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 15 (7.14%) Degree
5 12 (5.71%) PMI Certification
6 10 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 9 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (3.81%) MCP
9 7 (3.33%) CCNP
9 7 (3.33%) CISSP
9 7 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 7 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (2.86%) CCNA
11 5 (2.38%) MCSE
11 5 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (1.90%) CCDP
12 4 (1.90%) CCSA
12 4 (1.90%) CCSE
12 4 (1.90%) CCSP
13 3 (1.43%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.67%) JSP 440
2 12 (5.71%) SLA
3 9 (4.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (2.38%) ISO 9001
4 5 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.90%) Data Quality
5 4 (1.90%) HIPAA
5 4 (1.90%) PCI DSS
5 4 (1.90%) QA
6 3 (1.43%) ISAE 3402
6 3 (1.43%) ISO27005
7 2 (0.95%) GAMP
7 2 (0.95%) GxP
8 1 (0.48%) COBIT
8 1 (0.48%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 18 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 14 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.29%) UAG
4 8 (3.81%) Hyper-V
5 5 (2.38%) NFS
6 4 (1.90%) ProxySG
7 3 (1.43%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (1.43%) vSphere
8 2 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.95%) XenApp
9 1 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.48%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (5.71%) SCOM
2 10 (4.76%) OVSD
3 9 (4.29%) SCCM
4 4 (1.90%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.95%) MOM
5 2 (0.95%) WSUS
6 1 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.48%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.48%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.48%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 55 (26.19%) Microsoft
2 24 (11.43%) HP
3 14 (6.67%) VMware
4 13 (6.19%) Cisco
5 12 (5.71%) Oracle
6 11 (5.24%) ServiceNow
7 10 (4.76%) Intel Security
8 7 (3.33%) Amdocs
8 7 (3.33%) Red Hat
9 6 (2.86%) Citrix
10 5 (2.38%) Ericsson
10 5 (2.38%) Remedy
11 4 (1.90%) Blue Coat
11 4 (1.90%) CheckPoint
11 4 (1.90%) Dell
11 4 (1.90%) Fortinet
11 4 (1.90%) Juniper
11 4 (1.90%) Nokia
11 4 (1.90%) Palo Alto
11 4 (1.90%) TippingPoint
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