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 30 March 2015 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 174 180 192
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +12
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 82 58 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.83% 0.63% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 0.87% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 30 10
Average daily rate
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£313 £363 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £300 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £502 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.18 £42.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-36.05% +209.09%
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
7455 6645 5693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.20% 72.61% 71.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4157 3629 2892
Average daily rate £395 £383 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 265 271 287
Average hourly rate £33.00 £26.50 £26.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.52% -1.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 30 March 2015.

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 30 March 2015. 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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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 +7 25 £240 -32.63% 1
Buckinghamshire -3 18 £385 +13.23% 2
West Sussex -11 17 £340 -2.85% 1
Berkshire 0 11 £400 +9.21% 1
Surrey - 6 £260 - 3
Middlesex -1 1 £387 -1.71% 1
ITIL V3
England

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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.

1 133 (100.00%) ITIL
2 44 (33.08%) Security Cleared
3 42 (31.58%) SC Cleared
4 41 (30.83%) Project Management
5 37 (27.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 34 (25.56%) Microsoft
6 34 (25.56%) Windows
6 34 (25.56%) Service Management
7 30 (22.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 28 (21.05%) SLA
9 24 (18.05%) Service Delivery
10 23 (17.29%) MS Exchange
10 23 (17.29%) Cisco Certification
11 22 (16.54%) CCNA
12 21 (15.79%) PRINCE2
13 20 (15.04%) MCSE
14 19 (14.29%) CCNP
14 19 (14.29%) HP
14 19 (14.29%) Validation
15 18 (13.53%) Windows Server 2003
15 18 (13.53%) LAN
15 18 (13.53%) Cisco
16 17 (12.78%) A+ Certification
16 17 (12.78%) MCSA
16 17 (12.78%) Change Management
16 17 (12.78%) Network+ Certification
16 17 (12.78%) Network Design
17 16 (12.03%) Active Directory
18 15 (11.28%) SQL Server
18 15 (11.28%) Six Sigma

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 23 (17.29%) MS Exchange
2 14 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (7.52%) SharePoint
4 8 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (3.01%) SAS
5 4 (3.01%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (1.50%) Lync
7 1 (0.75%) IIS
7 1 (0.75%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.75%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 13 (9.77%) MS Office
2 10 (7.52%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.01%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.75%) SPSS
4 1 (0.75%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (4.51%) assyst
2 4 (3.01%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (13.53%) LAN
2 6 (4.51%) Internet
3 4 (3.01%) SNMP
3 4 (3.01%) Intranet
4 3 (2.26%) SAN
4 3 (2.26%) VPN
4 3 (2.26%) WAN
4 3 (2.26%) Network Security
5 1 (0.75%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.75%) OSPF
5 1 (0.75%) Firewall
5 1 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.75%) DHCP
5 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.75%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (4.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (4.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (4.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.50%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (4.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.26%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.50%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.75%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.75%) PVCS
General
1 10 (7.52%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.76%) Finance
3 4 (3.01%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.50%) Marketing
4 2 (1.50%) Banking
5 1 (0.75%) Billing
5 1 (0.75%) Legal
5 1 (0.75%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 26 (19.55%) Support Engineer
2 17 (12.78%) Network Engineer
3 15 (11.28%) Analyst
4 12 (9.02%) Network Support
5 11 (8.27%) Network Support Engineer
5 11 (8.27%) Service Manager
6 10 (7.52%) Project Manager
7 8 (6.02%) Server Engineer
8 6 (4.51%) Release Manager
8 6 (4.51%) Developer
8 6 (4.51%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 6 (4.51%) IT Support
9 5 (3.76%) Technical Project Manager
9 5 (3.76%) Technical Manager
9 5 (3.76%) IT Support Engineer
9 5 (3.76%) Transition Manager
10 4 (3.01%) Team Leader
10 4 (3.01%) Applications Specialist
10 4 (3.01%) Change Manager
10 4 (3.01%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.53%) JSP
2 6 (4.51%) .NET
2 6 (4.51%) ASP.NET
2 6 (4.51%) MDX
3 4 (3.01%) Web Services
4 1 (0.75%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.27%) Computer Science
1 11 (8.27%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.51%) Data Structures
2 6 (4.51%) CMDB
3 5 (3.76%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.26%) Clustering
6 2 (1.50%) iPhone
6 2 (1.50%) iPad
6 2 (1.50%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.50%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.75%) PMI
7 1 (0.75%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.75%) GIS
7 1 (0.75%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (25.56%) Windows
2 30 (22.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (13.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (7.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (6.77%) Windows 7
6 5 (3.76%) Windows 8
7 4 (3.01%) Linux
8 2 (1.50%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.50%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (100.00%) ITIL
2 41 (30.83%) Project Management
3 34 (25.56%) Service Management
4 24 (18.05%) Service Delivery
5 21 (15.79%) PRINCE2
6 19 (14.29%) Validation
7 17 (12.78%) Change Management
7 17 (12.78%) Network Design
8 15 (11.28%) Six Sigma
9 11 (8.27%) Configuration Management
9 11 (8.27%) ITSM
10 8 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (6.02%) CRM
11 7 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (5.26%) Incident Management
11 7 (5.26%) Network Management
12 6 (4.51%) Release Management
12 6 (4.51%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (4.51%) Line Management
12 6 (4.51%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.77%) SQL
2 6 (4.51%) T-SQL
2 6 (4.51%) X++
2 6 (4.51%) C#
3 1 (0.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 44 (33.08%) Security Cleared
2 42 (31.58%) SC Cleared
3 37 (27.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (17.29%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (16.54%) CCNA
6 20 (15.04%) MCSE
7 19 (14.29%) CCNP
8 17 (12.78%) A+ Certification
8 17 (12.78%) MCSA
8 17 (12.78%) Network+ Certification
9 14 (10.53%) MCP
10 12 (9.02%) Degree
11 11 (8.27%) DV Cleared
11 11 (8.27%) PMI Certification
12 10 (7.52%) PMP
13 5 (3.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 5 (3.76%) APMP
14 4 (3.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 4 (3.01%) MCITP
15 1 (0.75%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (21.05%) SLA
2 14 (10.53%) JSP 440
3 4 (3.01%) QA
4 2 (1.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.75%) BS15000
5 1 (0.75%) GAMP
5 1 (0.75%) GxP
5 1 (0.75%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (12.03%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.52%) Hyper-V
3 7 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (4.51%) Backup Exec
2 4 (3.01%) OVSD
2 4 (3.01%) WhatsUp Gold
2 4 (3.01%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (3.01%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (2.26%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (1.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (1.50%) SCCM
4 2 (1.50%) SCOM
5 1 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 34 (25.56%) Microsoft
2 19 (14.29%) HP
3 18 (13.53%) Cisco
4 11 (8.27%) McAfee
5 10 (7.52%) Remedy
6 7 (5.26%) VMware
7 6 (4.51%) Tableau
8 5 (3.76%) Oracle
9 4 (3.01%) Sophos
9 4 (3.01%) Citrix
9 4 (3.01%) Lumension
10 3 (2.26%) BT
10 3 (2.26%) Symantec
11 2 (1.50%) Avaya
11 2 (1.50%) IBM
12 1 (0.75%) SAP
12 1 (0.75%) Cognos
12 1 (0.75%) EMC
12 1 (0.75%) Adobe
12 1 (0.75%) Juniper
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X4 Group
Rate: £325 - 375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfont, Middlesex
ABW Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 17 days ago