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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL V3 over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ITIL Version 3
England / South East
Rank 123 161 164
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +3
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 120 95 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.65% 1.16% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 1.45% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 51 42
Median daily rate £475 £400 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £240 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £450 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Median hourly rate £15.40 £52.63 £27.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.73% +89.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £25.03 £27.17
% change year-on-year
-48.05% -7.87%

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
5856 6563 7187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.40% 80.00% 77.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3438 3925 3976
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 284 249
Median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +70.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

ITIL V3
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing ITIL V3 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL V3 within the South East region over the 3 months to 16 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
Hampshire +34 49 £475 +18.75% 4
Berkshire +8 37 £400 +2.56% 1
Surrey +21 11 £495 -1.00%
Buckinghamshire -5 10 £230 -42.50%
West Sussex +6 5 £463 -
Middlesex +5 2 £469 +70.45%
Oxfordshire - 2 £463 - 2
ITIL V3
England

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 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 V3.

1 210 (100.00%) ITIL
2 90 (42.86%) Service Management
3 64 (30.48%) Project Management
4 55 (26.19%) Microsoft
5 54 (25.71%) Security Cleared
6 50 (23.81%) PRINCE2
7 49 (23.33%) Telecoms
8 47 (22.38%) MS Excel
9 46 (21.90%) Remedy
9 46 (21.90%) SC Cleared
10 40 (19.05%) Management Information System
11 39 (18.57%) SLA
12 37 (17.62%) MS Project
13 35 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
14 34 (16.19%) ITSM
14 34 (16.19%) Service Design
15 33 (15.71%) Ericsson
16 32 (15.24%) LTE
16 32 (15.24%) VoLTE
17 30 (14.29%) Analytics
18 29 (13.81%) Service Delivery
19 27 (12.86%) Configuration Management
20 23 (10.95%) Finance
20 23 (10.95%) CMDB
21 20 (9.52%) IaaS
21 20 (9.52%) Windows
22 18 (8.57%) Knowledge Management
23 17 (8.10%) PaaS
23 17 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
23 17 (8.10%) Change Management

ITIL V3
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 9 (4.29%) JBoss
2 5 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (1.90%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 4 (1.90%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.43%) NetWeaver
5 2 (0.95%) Apache
5 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.95%) IIS
5 2 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.48%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.48%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.48%) iPlanet
6 1 (0.48%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
6 1 (0.48%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
Applications
1 47 (22.38%) MS Excel
2 37 (17.62%) MS Project
3 13 (6.19%) MS Office
4 3 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.48%) Maya
5 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.38%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.52%) IaaS
2 17 (8.10%) PaaS
3 7 (3.33%) Office 365
4 2 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (0.95%) SaaS
5 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
2 32 (15.24%) LTE
2 32 (15.24%) VoLTE
3 10 (4.76%) MPLS
4 7 (3.33%) Firewall
5 6 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (2.86%) VoIP
5 6 (2.86%) VPN
6 5 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (2.38%) DHCP
6 5 (2.38%) DNS
6 5 (2.38%) HTTP
6 5 (2.38%) LAN
6 5 (2.38%) Wireless
7 3 (1.43%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (1.43%) IPsec
7 3 (1.43%) MGW
7 3 (1.43%) Network Security
7 3 (1.43%) Spanning Tree
7 3 (1.43%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (2.86%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.90%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (1.43%) MySQL
4 3 (1.43%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.95%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.95%) QlikView
5 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.48%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.48%) Big Data
6 1 (0.48%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.48%) DataStax
6 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.48%) HBase
6 1 (0.48%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.48%) Power BI
6 1 (0.48%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (4.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 9 (4.29%) Subversion
2 8 (3.81%) Artifactory
2 8 (3.81%) JIRA
3 4 (1.90%) Checkstyle
3 4 (1.90%) Cucumber
3 4 (1.90%) FindBugs
3 4 (1.90%) JUnit
3 4 (1.90%) Selenium
4 3 (1.43%) Gradle
5 2 (0.95%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.95%) Jenkins
General
1 49 (23.33%) Telecoms
2 23 (10.95%) Finance
3 4 (1.90%) Aerospace
3 4 (1.90%) Back Office
3 4 (1.90%) Retail
4 2 (0.95%) Automotive
4 2 (0.95%) German Language
5 1 (0.48%) Advertising
5 1 (0.48%) Banking
5 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.48%) Front Office
5 1 (0.48%) Legal
5 1 (0.48%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (20.95%) Project Manager
2 31 (14.76%) Analyst
2 31 (14.76%) Voice Project Manager
3 28 (13.33%) Architect
4 25 (11.90%) Service Manager
5 12 (5.71%) Network Manager
6 11 (5.24%) IT Manager
6 11 (5.24%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (4.76%) Service Analyst
8 9 (4.29%) Core Network Project Manager
8 9 (4.29%) Network Project Manager
9 8 (3.81%) Configuration Manager
9 8 (3.81%) ITIL Manager
10 7 (3.33%) Operations Manager
10 7 (3.33%) Service Management Architect
10 7 (3.33%) Service Transition Manager
10 7 (3.33%) Telecoms Manager
10 7 (3.33%) Transition Manager
11 6 (2.86%) IT Services Manager
11 6 (2.86%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.81%) Spring
2 5 (2.38%) SAP Basis
3 4 (1.90%) .NET
3 4 (1.90%) Entity Framework
3 4 (1.90%) Hibernate
3 4 (1.90%) NHibernate
3 4 (1.90%) REST
3 4 (1.90%) SOAP
3 4 (1.90%) Web Services
3 4 (1.90%) XML
4 3 (1.43%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (1.43%) Apache Camel
5 1 (0.48%) CSS
5 1 (0.48%) J2EE
5 1 (0.48%) jQuery
5 1 (0.48%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 23 (10.95%) CMDB
3 17 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 10 (4.76%) Smart Meter
5 8 (3.81%) Data Integration
6 6 (2.86%) Virtual Team
7 4 (1.90%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.43%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (0.95%) Clustering
9 2 (0.95%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.95%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.95%) Enterprise Cloud
9 2 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.95%) PKI
9 2 (0.95%) PMI
10 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.48%) EPoS
10 1 (0.48%) IVR
10 1 (0.48%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 20 (9.52%) Windows
2 12 (5.71%) Linux
3 9 (4.29%) Windows Server
3 9 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (3.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (2.86%) Unix
6 5 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.90%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.43%) Solaris
9 2 (0.95%) AIX
9 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.48%) Android
10 1 (0.48%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.48%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (100.00%) ITIL
2 90 (42.86%) Service Management
3 64 (30.48%) Project Management
4 50 (23.81%) PRINCE2
5 34 (16.19%) ITSM
5 34 (16.19%) Service Design
6 30 (14.29%) Analytics
7 29 (13.81%) Service Delivery
8 27 (12.86%) Configuration Management
9 18 (8.57%) Knowledge Management
10 17 (8.10%) Change Management
11 16 (7.62%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (7.14%) Data Modelling
12 15 (7.14%) Performance Management
13 13 (6.19%) Incident Management
13 13 (6.19%) Problem Management
13 13 (6.19%) Validation
14 11 (5.24%) Operations Management
14 11 (5.24%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 15 (7.14%) Java
2 11 (5.24%) SQL
3 5 (2.38%) Bash Shell
4 4 (1.90%) C++
4 4 (1.90%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.90%) Perl
5 3 (1.43%) PHP
5 3 (1.43%) Python
6 1 (0.48%) C#
6 1 (0.48%) Korn
6 1 (0.48%) Ruby
6 1 (0.48%) VB
6 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.48%) VB6
6 1 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 54 (25.71%) Security Cleared
2 46 (21.90%) SC Cleared
3 13 (6.19%) Degree
4 9 (4.29%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (3.81%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (3.33%) PMI Certification
7 6 (2.86%) DV Cleared
8 5 (2.38%) CAPM
8 5 (2.38%) CCNP
8 5 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (1.90%) MCSE
9 4 (1.90%) PMP
10 3 (1.43%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (1.43%) CCENT
10 3 (1.43%) CCNA
10 3 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.95%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.95%) MCITP
11 2 (0.95%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (18.57%) SLA
2 5 (2.38%) JSP 440
3 4 (1.90%) QA
4 2 (0.95%) COBIT
4 2 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.48%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 14 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.43%) XenApp
4 2 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.95%) UAG
4 2 (0.95%) vSphere
5 1 (0.48%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.48%) Firmware
5 1 (0.48%) HDFS
5 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (3.81%) SCCM
2 4 (1.90%) OVSD
3 3 (1.43%) FortiGate
3 3 (1.43%) WSUS
4 2 (0.95%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.95%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (0.95%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (0.95%) Netcool
4 2 (0.95%) OpenView
4 2 (0.95%) Puppet
4 2 (0.95%) SCOM
4 2 (0.95%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.48%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.48%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.48%) Control-M
5 1 (0.48%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.48%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.48%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 55 (26.19%) Microsoft
2 46 (21.90%) Remedy
3 33 (15.71%) Ericsson
4 14 (6.67%) Oracle
5 13 (6.19%) Cisco
6 12 (5.71%) ServiceNow
7 10 (4.76%) SAP
8 9 (4.29%) HP
8 9 (4.29%) Red Hat
9 8 (3.81%) VMware
10 6 (2.86%) BMC
10 6 (2.86%) IBM
11 4 (1.90%) CheckPoint
11 4 (1.90%) F5
12 3 (1.43%) Aruba
12 3 (1.43%) Citrix
12 3 (1.43%) Intel Security
12 3 (1.43%) Lumension
12 3 (1.43%) Riverbed
12 3 (1.43%) Symantec