The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 189 198 207
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 57 37 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.58% 0.44% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.62% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 12 28
Average daily rate £375 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £230 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £477 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £345
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £13.75 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+209.09% -22.53%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6998 6005 6976
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 70.77% 70.69% 65.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 3883 3118 3325
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £501 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 279 258 355
Average hourly rate £26.50 £29.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.92% +8.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £51.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
ITIL V3
England

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 16 April 2014.

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
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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire -28 12 £356 +27.23% 2
Berkshire -3 11 £366 -18.61% 2
West Sussex - 11 £350 -
Hampshire +2 9 £388 - 1
East Sussex - 3 £413 -
Kent - 2 £500 -
Surrey - - - - 4
ITIL V3
England

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 99 (100.00%) ITIL
2 49 (49.49%) Service Management
3 39 (39.39%) Security Cleared
4 35 (35.35%) Service Delivery
5 29 (29.29%) SC Cleared
6 28 (28.28%) Windows
7 23 (23.23%) Microsoft
8 21 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
9 18 (18.18%) UNIX
10 17 (17.17%) SQL
11 15 (15.15%) MCSE
11 15 (15.15%) ITSM
12 14 (14.14%) VMware
12 14 (14.14%) SLA
12 14 (14.14%) Remedy
12 14 (14.14%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (14.14%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (13.13%) Hyper-V
13 13 (13.13%) MS Exchange
14 12 (12.12%) Configuration Management
14 12 (12.12%) HP
14 12 (12.12%) DV Cleared
14 12 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2003
15 11 (11.11%) McAfee
15 11 (11.11%) Oracle
15 11 (11.11%) Backup Exec
16 10 (10.10%) Finance
17 9 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
17 9 (9.09%) Change Management
17 9 (9.09%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 13 (13.13%) MS Exchange
2 12 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (8.08%) SharePoint
4 7 (7.07%) Lync
4 7 (7.07%) SAS
5 5 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.01%) NetWeaver
6 1 (1.01%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.06%) MS Office
3 2 (2.02%) MS Project
3 2 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (4.04%) Maximo
2 4 (4.04%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.07%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.01%) SaaS
2 1 (1.01%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.07%) Intranet
1 7 (7.07%) Internet
2 3 (3.03%) WAN
3 2 (2.02%) Wireless
4 1 (1.01%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.01%) 4G
4 1 (1.01%) ADSL
4 1 (1.01%) LAN
4 1 (1.01%) DHCP
4 1 (1.01%) HTTP
4 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.01%) VPN
4 1 (1.01%) 3G
4 1 (1.01%) MPLS
4 1 (1.01%) DSL
4 1 (1.01%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.07%) DB2
2 6 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (3.03%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
General
1 10 (10.10%) Finance
2 6 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (15.15%) Analyst
2 9 (9.09%) Applications Support
2 9 (9.09%) Service Manager
3 8 (8.08%) Service Analyst
3 8 (8.08%) Applications Manager
4 7 (7.07%) Applications Support Manager
4 7 (7.07%) Support Manager
4 7 (7.07%) Applications Specialist
5 6 (6.06%) Consultant
5 6 (6.06%) Architect
5 6 (6.06%) Team Leader
5 6 (6.06%) Service Transition Analyst
6 5 (5.05%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (4.04%) Configuration Manager
7 4 (4.04%) Management Consultant
7 4 (4.04%) DBA
7 4 (4.04%) Service Desk Manager
7 4 (4.04%) Service Management Consultant
8 3 (3.03%) Configuration Analyst
8 3 (3.03%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.07%) Web Services
2 1 (1.01%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.01%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.08%) Management Information System
1 8 (8.08%) CMDB
1 8 (8.08%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.03%) Smart Meter
3 2 (2.02%) Replication
3 2 (2.02%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.01%) Derivative
4 1 (1.01%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 28 (28.28%) Windows
2 18 (18.18%) UNIX
3 14 (14.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (9.09%) Linux
5 7 (7.07%) Windows XP
6 6 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (5.05%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.03%) AIX
9 1 (1.01%) Solaris
9 1 (1.01%) CentOS
9 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.01%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.01%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (100.00%) ITIL
2 49 (49.49%) Service Management
3 35 (35.35%) Service Delivery
4 15 (15.15%) ITSM
5 12 (12.12%) Configuration Management
6 9 (9.09%) Change Management
6 9 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (8.08%) Change Control
7 8 (8.08%) Performance Management
7 8 (8.08%) Project Management
8 7 (7.07%) CRM
8 7 (7.07%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (6.06%) Service Desk Management
9 6 (6.06%) Waterfall
9 6 (6.06%) Benchmarking
9 6 (6.06%) Incident Management
10 5 (5.05%) Business Continuity
10 5 (5.05%) PRINCE2
11 4 (4.04%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.17%) SQL
2 9 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 7 (7.07%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 39 (39.39%) Security Cleared
2 29 (29.29%) SC Cleared
3 21 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (15.15%) MCSE
5 12 (12.12%) DV Cleared
6 8 (8.08%) MCP
7 7 (7.07%) Degree
8 6 (6.06%) MCDST
9 4 (4.04%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.02%) OCP
10 2 (2.02%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (1.01%) RHCE
11 1 (1.01%) PMP
11 1 (1.01%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.14%) SLA
2 4 (4.04%) QA
3 2 (2.02%) COBIT
4 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (14.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (13.13%) Hyper-V
3 7 (7.07%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.02%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (2.02%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.01%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 11 (11.11%) Backup Exec
2 6 (6.06%) SCCM
2 6 (6.06%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (5.05%) HP UCMDB
3 5 (5.05%) WhatsUp Gold
3 5 (5.05%) HP NNM
3 5 (5.05%) OpenView
4 4 (4.04%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (3.03%) Tivoli
5 3 (3.03%) Control-M
6 2 (2.02%) Data Guard
7 1 (1.01%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (23.23%) Microsoft
2 14 (14.14%) Remedy
2 14 (14.14%) VMware
3 12 (12.12%) HP
4 11 (11.11%) Oracle
4 11 (11.11%) McAfee
5 8 (8.08%) Citrix
6 7 (7.07%) Sophos
6 7 (7.07%) Lumension
7 6 (6.06%) Cisco
8 5 (5.05%) SAP
9 4 (4.04%) Symantec
9 4 (4.04%) BMC
9 4 (4.04%) OPNET
9 4 (4.04%) Becrypt
10 3 (3.03%) ServiceNow
11 2 (2.02%) FrontRange
12 1 (1.01%) F5
12 1 (1.01%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.01%) CheckPoint
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