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 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Version 3
Rank 129 161 138
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -23
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 113 116 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.46% 1.22% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 1.53% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 58 64
Median daily rate £450 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.92% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £265 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £450 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 5
Median hourly rate £10.80 £37.09 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.88% +133.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.21 £23.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-51.26% +6.97%
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
6197 7568 7549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.98% 79.76% 76.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3672 4467 4224
Median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 260 311 285
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.09 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.63% +64.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 8 December 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
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 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +44 55 £456 +14.06% 2
Berkshire +2 34 £210 -42.06%
Buckinghamshire +6 13 £235 -41.17%
Surrey +12 7 £344 +61.76% 3
Middlesex - 1 £463 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £463 - 1
ITIL V3
England

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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.

1 216 (100.00%) ITIL
2 88 (40.74%) Service Management
3 61 (28.24%) Security Cleared
4 53 (24.54%) Microsoft
5 51 (23.61%) SC Cleared
6 50 (23.15%) Project Management
7 43 (19.91%) PRINCE2
8 42 (19.44%) Telecoms
9 40 (18.52%) ITSM
9 40 (18.52%) SLA
10 38 (17.59%) Remedy
11 37 (17.13%) MS Excel
12 36 (16.67%) Service Design
13 35 (16.20%) Management Information System
14 33 (15.28%) Windows
15 31 (14.35%) Finance
15 31 (14.35%) Service Delivery
16 25 (11.57%) Change Management
16 25 (11.57%) MS Project
16 25 (11.57%) Configuration Management
17 24 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
18 23 (10.65%) Ericsson
18 23 (10.65%) Analytical Skills
19 22 (10.19%) Analytics
19 22 (10.19%) VoLTE
19 22 (10.19%) LTE
19 22 (10.19%) SQL
20 21 (9.72%) Stakeholder Management
20 21 (9.72%) Java
20 21 (9.72%) MS Office

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 (4.17%) JBoss
2 6 (2.78%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.31%) iPlanet
3 5 (2.31%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.85%) Apache
4 4 (1.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (1.39%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.39%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.93%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.46%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.46%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.46%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.46%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
7 1 (0.46%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 37 (17.13%) MS Excel
2 25 (11.57%) MS Project
3 21 (9.72%) MS Office
4 3 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.24%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.46%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.26%) IaaS
2 19 (8.80%) PaaS
3 6 (2.78%) Office 365
4 4 (1.85%) SaaS
5 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
2 22 (10.19%) LTE
2 22 (10.19%) VoLTE
3 10 (4.63%) Firewall
4 8 (3.70%) DNS
5 6 (2.78%) HTTP
5 6 (2.78%) VoIP
6 5 (2.31%) BIG-IP
6 5 (2.31%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (2.31%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (2.31%) MPLS
6 5 (2.31%) Unified Communications
6 5 (2.31%) VPN
6 5 (2.31%) Wireless
7 4 (1.85%) DHCP
7 4 (1.85%) LAN
8 3 (1.39%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (1.39%) Network Security
8 3 (1.39%) Reverse Proxy
8 3 (1.39%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.09%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
3 8 (3.70%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 7 (3.24%) QlikView
5 6 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (2.31%) MySQL
6 5 (2.31%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.39%) Big Data
7 3 (1.39%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.93%) GIS
8 2 (0.93%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.46%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.46%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.46%) DataStax
9 1 (0.46%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.46%) HBase
9 1 (0.46%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.46%) Power BI
9 1 (0.46%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (4.63%) JIRA
2 9 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (4.17%) Subversion
3 8 (3.70%) Artifactory
4 4 (1.85%) Checkstyle
4 4 (1.85%) Cucumber
4 4 (1.85%) FindBugs
4 4 (1.85%) JUnit
4 4 (1.85%) Selenium
5 3 (1.39%) Gradle
General
1 42 (19.44%) Telecoms
2 31 (14.35%) Finance
3 9 (4.17%) Retail
4 4 (1.85%) Aerospace
4 4 (1.85%) Automotive
4 4 (1.85%) German Language
5 2 (0.93%) Advertising
5 2 (0.93%) Marketing
6 1 (0.46%) Back Office
6 1 (0.46%) Banking
6 1 (0.46%) Billing
6 1 (0.46%) Electronics
6 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.46%) Front Office
6 1 (0.46%) Legal
6 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 53 (24.54%) Analyst
2 34 (15.74%) Project Manager
3 22 (10.19%) Service Manager
4 21 (9.72%) Voice Project Manager
5 20 (9.26%) Service Analyst
6 15 (6.94%) Architect
7 10 (4.63%) Support Analyst
8 9 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (3.70%) Applications Support
9 8 (3.70%) ITIL Manager
10 7 (3.24%) Configuration Manager
10 7 (3.24%) Consultant
10 7 (3.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (3.24%) IT Manager
10 7 (3.24%) Report Analyst
10 7 (3.24%) Telecoms Manager
10 7 (3.24%) Transition Analyst
11 6 (2.78%) Operations Manager
11 6 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (2.78%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.70%) Spring
2 5 (2.31%) J2EE
2 5 (2.31%) JSP
2 5 (2.31%) Web Services
3 4 (1.85%) .NET
3 4 (1.85%) Entity Framework
3 4 (1.85%) Hibernate
3 4 (1.85%) NHibernate
3 4 (1.85%) REST
3 4 (1.85%) SOAP
3 4 (1.85%) XML
4 3 (1.39%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (1.39%) Apache Camel
5 2 (0.93%) LAMP
5 2 (0.93%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (0.46%) CSS
6 1 (0.46%) jQuery
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 35 (16.20%) Management Information System
2 23 (10.65%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (8.33%) CMDB
4 14 (6.48%) Smart Meter
5 10 (4.63%) Data Centre
6 8 (3.70%) Data Integration
7 5 (2.31%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.85%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.93%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.93%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.93%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.46%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.46%) Clustering
10 1 (0.46%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.46%) Grid Computing
10 1 (0.46%) IVR
10 1 (0.46%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.46%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 33 (15.28%) Windows
2 17 (7.87%) Linux
3 14 (6.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (6.02%) Windows Server
5 10 (4.63%) Unix
6 9 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (3.24%) Solaris
8 6 (2.78%) AIX
9 5 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.93%) CentOS
10 2 (0.93%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.46%) Android
11 1 (0.46%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (100.00%) ITIL
2 88 (40.74%) Service Management
3 50 (23.15%) Project Management
4 43 (19.91%) PRINCE2
5 40 (18.52%) ITSM
6 36 (16.67%) Service Design
7 31 (14.35%) Service Delivery
8 25 (11.57%) Change Management
8 25 (11.57%) Configuration Management
9 22 (10.19%) Analytics
10 21 (9.72%) Incident Management
10 21 (9.72%) Stakeholder Management
11 18 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
12 17 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (6.94%) Data Modelling
13 15 (6.94%) Performance Management
13 15 (6.94%) Problem Management
13 15 (6.94%) Process Improvement
14 13 (6.02%) Validation
15 12 (5.56%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (10.19%) SQL
2 21 (9.72%) Java
3 6 (2.78%) C++
3 6 (2.78%) JavaScript
3 6 (2.78%) Perl
4 5 (2.31%) Bash Shell
4 5 (2.31%) PHP
5 3 (1.39%) C
5 3 (1.39%) Python
6 1 (0.46%) C#
6 1 (0.46%) Korn
6 1 (0.46%) Ruby
6 1 (0.46%) VB
6 1 (0.46%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.46%) VB6
6 1 (0.46%) VBA
Qualifications
1 61 (28.24%) Security Cleared
2 51 (23.61%) SC Cleared
3 17 (7.87%) Degree
4 14 (6.48%) DV Cleared
5 10 (4.63%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (3.24%) PMI Certification
8 6 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (2.78%) PMP
9 5 (2.31%) CAPM
9 5 (2.31%) CCNP
10 4 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (1.39%) CCENT
11 3 (1.39%) CCNA
12 2 (0.93%) DBS Check
12 2 (0.93%) RHCA
12 2 (0.93%) RHCE
12 2 (0.93%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (18.52%) SLA
2 9 (4.17%) JSP 440
3 6 (2.78%) QA
4 2 (0.93%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.46%) COBIT
5 1 (0.46%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.46%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 15 (6.94%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.85%) BitLocker
4 3 (1.39%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (1.39%) XenApp
5 2 (0.93%) vSphere
6 1 (0.46%) Firmware
6 1 (0.46%) HDFS
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.46%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (4.17%) SCCM
2 8 (3.70%) OVSD
3 6 (2.78%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (2.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (1.85%) SCOM
6 3 (1.39%) FortiGate
6 3 (1.39%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (1.39%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (1.39%) OpenView
6 3 (1.39%) WSUS
7 2 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.93%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.93%) Netcool
7 2 (0.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.46%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.46%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.46%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.46%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (0.46%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 53 (24.54%) Microsoft
2 38 (17.59%) Remedy
3 23 (10.65%) Ericsson
4 19 (8.80%) Oracle
5 18 (8.33%) Cisco
6 15 (6.94%) HP
7 14 (6.48%) Red Hat
8 13 (6.02%) ServiceNow
9 12 (5.56%) VMware
10 9 (4.17%) BMC
10 9 (4.17%) SAP
11 8 (3.70%) F5
12 6 (2.78%) Citrix
12 6 (2.78%) Intel Security
12 6 (2.78%) Lumension
13 5 (2.31%) BEA
13 5 (2.31%) IBM
13 5 (2.31%) Sun
14 4 (1.85%) Symantec
15 3 (1.39%) AppSense