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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Version 3
Rank 161 178 131
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -47
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 104 92 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.17% 0.98% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 1.23% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 50 78
Median daily rate £375 £323 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% -6.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £168 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Median hourly rate £60.00 £21.15 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+183.75% +33.19%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £20.57 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+33.67% +17.55%
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
7189 7489 6961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.56% 79.47% 76.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4385 4352 3850
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 266 245 263
Median hourly rate £35.00 £23.88 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.59% -20.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.46 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.82 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 30 June 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 30 June 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
Berkshire +8 30 £375 +10.29% 2
Hampshire +15 29 £350 -5.08% 2
Buckinghamshire -6 13 £250 -16.66% 3
Surrey +2 10 £400 +14.28% 3
West Sussex -20 6 £417 +46.14% 3
Oxfordshire +11 3 £310 +106.66% 1
Kent - 1 £525 -
Sussex - 1 £525 -
ITIL V3
England

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 237 (100.00%) ITIL
2 96 (40.51%) Service Management
3 71 (29.96%) Microsoft
4 66 (27.85%) PRINCE2
5 60 (25.32%) Security Cleared
6 50 (21.10%) MS Excel
6 50 (21.10%) Project Management
7 45 (18.99%) Telecoms
8 44 (18.57%) SC Cleared
9 37 (15.61%) Service Delivery
10 36 (15.19%) HP
11 34 (14.35%) Windows
11 34 (14.35%) Change Management
12 33 (13.92%) MS Office
13 32 (13.50%) VMware
14 31 (13.08%) ITSM
15 30 (12.66%) Management Information System
15 30 (12.66%) Stakeholder Management
16 28 (11.81%) Firewall
17 27 (11.39%) Microsoft Certification
17 27 (11.39%) Degree
18 26 (10.97%) VMware Infrastructure
19 25 (10.55%) Remedy
19 25 (10.55%) MS Project
20 24 (10.13%) Active Directory
21 21 (8.86%) IIS
21 21 (8.86%) MCSE
21 21 (8.86%) DNS
21 21 (8.86%) Finance
21 21 (8.86%) Service Design

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 21 (8.86%) IIS
2 14 (5.91%) MS Exchange
3 10 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (2.53%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.27%) Apache
5 3 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.27%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.42%) JBoss
7 1 (0.42%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 50 (21.10%) MS Excel
2 33 (13.92%) MS Office
3 25 (10.55%) MS Project
4 7 (2.95%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.53%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.27%) Primavera
3 2 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.95%) IaaS
2 6 (2.53%) Office 365
3 5 (2.11%) SaaS
4 4 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.69%) PaaS
5 3 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (11.81%) Firewall
2 21 (8.86%) DNS
3 17 (7.17%) Internet
4 14 (5.91%) FTP
4 14 (5.91%) NetScaler
4 14 (5.91%) Reverse Proxy
4 14 (5.91%) SSL
5 12 (5.06%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (3.80%) LTE
6 9 (3.80%) VoLTE
7 8 (3.38%) SAN
7 8 (3.38%) TCP/IP
8 6 (2.53%) LAN
8 6 (2.53%) WAN
9 5 (2.11%) 3G
9 5 (2.11%) 4G
9 5 (2.11%) iSCSI
10 4 (1.69%) Cisco IPT
10 4 (1.69%) MPLS
10 4 (1.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.38%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (2.95%) QlikView
3 6 (2.53%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (2.11%) MongoDB
4 5 (2.11%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.84%) Big Data
6 2 (0.84%) GIS
6 2 (0.84%) MySQL
6 2 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.84%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (4.64%) JIRA
2 3 (1.27%) HP UFT
3 2 (0.84%) AdminStudio
3 2 (0.84%) InstallShield
3 2 (0.84%) MSI
4 1 (0.42%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.42%) Checkstyle
4 1 (0.42%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.42%) FindBugs
4 1 (0.42%) Gradle
4 1 (0.42%) JUnit
4 1 (0.42%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.42%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.42%) Selenium
4 1 (0.42%) Subversion
General
1 45 (18.99%) Telecoms
2 21 (8.86%) Finance
3 7 (2.95%) Legal
4 6 (2.53%) Back Office
4 6 (2.53%) Publishing
4 6 (2.53%) Retail
5 5 (2.11%) Spanish Language
6 2 (0.84%) Local Government
6 2 (0.84%) Military
7 1 (0.42%) Billing
7 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.42%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 69 (29.11%) Analyst
2 30 (12.66%) Service Manager
3 24 (10.13%) Project Manager
4 21 (8.86%) Consultant
5 19 (8.02%) Architect
6 18 (7.59%) Service Analyst
6 18 (7.59%) Transition Analyst
7 14 (5.91%) Web Analyst
8 13 (5.49%) Business Analyst
8 13 (5.49%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 13 (5.49%) Service Transition Manager
8 13 (5.49%) Transition Manager
9 12 (5.06%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
10 11 (4.64%) Change Manager
10 11 (4.64%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 10 (4.22%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 10 (4.22%) IT Manager
11 10 (4.22%) ITIL Consultant
11 10 (4.22%) Web Consultant
11 10 (4.22%) Web Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.69%) XML
2 3 (1.27%) J2EE
3 2 (0.84%) CSS
3 2 (0.84%) LAMP
3 2 (0.84%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (0.84%) NHibernate
3 2 (0.84%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.42%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.42%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.42%) Ajax
4 1 (0.42%) Apache Camel
4 1 (0.42%) Castle Windsor
4 1 (0.42%) Entity Framework
4 1 (0.42%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.42%) jQuery
4 1 (0.42%) LINQ
4 1 (0.42%) Spring
4 1 (0.42%) Web Services
4 1 (0.42%) XSL
4 1 (0.42%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.66%) Management Information System
2 18 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.59%) Smart Meter
3 17 (7.17%) Data Centre
4 10 (4.22%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.80%) Mathematics
6 7 (2.95%) CMDB
7 6 (2.53%) Performance Metrics
8 5 (2.11%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (2.11%) Smartcard
9 4 (1.69%) Blackberry
9 4 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.69%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.27%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.27%) PKI
10 3 (1.27%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.84%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.84%) User Experience
12 1 (0.42%) BYOD
12 1 (0.42%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 34 (14.35%) Windows
2 17 (7.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (6.75%) Linux
4 12 (5.06%) Windows Server
4 12 (5.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (4.22%) CentOS
5 10 (4.22%) Windows 7
6 8 (3.38%) Ubuntu
7 7 (2.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.84%) Unix
10 1 (0.42%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (100.00%) ITIL
2 96 (40.51%) Service Management
3 66 (27.85%) PRINCE2
4 50 (21.10%) Project Management
5 37 (15.61%) Service Delivery
6 34 (14.35%) Change Management
7 31 (13.08%) ITSM
8 30 (12.66%) Stakeholder Management
9 21 (8.86%) Service Design
10 19 (8.02%) Test Scripting
11 18 (7.59%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (7.17%) Problem Management
13 16 (6.75%) Data Analysis
14 15 (6.33%) Change Control
14 15 (6.33%) Validation
15 14 (5.91%) Configuration Management
15 14 (5.91%) Information Security
16 13 (5.49%) Continuous Improvement
16 13 (5.49%) Process Improvement
17 12 (5.06%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.64%) SQL
2 5 (2.11%) JavaScript
2 5 (2.11%) VB
3 4 (1.69%) C
3 4 (1.69%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.27%) Java
4 3 (1.27%) Perl
4 3 (1.27%) VBScript
5 2 (0.84%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.84%) C++
5 2 (0.84%) PHP
5 2 (0.84%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.84%) Python
6 1 (0.42%) C#
Qualifications
1 60 (25.32%) Security Cleared
2 44 (18.57%) SC Cleared
3 27 (11.39%) Degree
3 27 (11.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (8.86%) MCSE
5 14 (5.91%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (5.49%) DV Cleared
7 12 (5.06%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (3.38%) MCP
8 8 (3.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (2.95%) CCNP
9 7 (2.95%) CISSP
9 7 (2.95%) MCSA
9 7 (2.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 6 (2.53%) CISM
11 5 (2.11%) CISA
11 5 (2.11%) IISP
11 5 (2.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
13 2 (0.84%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.02%) SLA
2 13 (5.49%) PCI DSS
3 10 (4.22%) ISO 9001
3 10 (4.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (4.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (2.11%) ISAE 3402
4 5 (2.11%) ISO27005
5 4 (1.69%) COBIT
5 4 (1.69%) JSP 440
5 4 (1.69%) QA
6 3 (1.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.42%) ISO22301
System Software
1 26 (10.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (10.13%) Active Directory
3 14 (5.91%) UAG
4 11 (4.64%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (4.22%) Hyper-V
6 7 (2.95%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (2.95%) vSphere
7 5 (2.11%) Firmware
7 5 (2.11%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (2.11%) NFS
8 4 (1.69%) VMware ESX
9 3 (1.27%) XenApp
10 1 (0.42%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (4.64%) SCCM
2 9 (3.80%) OVSD
3 6 (2.53%) SCOM
4 3 (1.27%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.27%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (1.27%) Nagios
5 2 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.84%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.42%) HP UCMDB
6 1 (0.42%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 71 (29.96%) Microsoft
2 36 (15.19%) HP
3 32 (13.50%) VMware
4 25 (10.55%) Remedy
5 19 (8.02%) Cisco
6 15 (6.33%) Amdocs
7 12 (5.06%) Ericsson
7 12 (5.06%) ServiceNow
8 9 (3.80%) Oracle
9 8 (3.38%) Intel Security
9 8 (3.38%) Red Hat
10 7 (2.95%) BMC
10 7 (2.95%) IBM
11 5 (2.11%) ArcSight
11 5 (2.11%) Barracuda Networks
11 5 (2.11%) Dell
11 5 (2.11%) Juniper
11 5 (2.11%) Qualys
11 5 (2.11%) Tripwire
12 4 (1.69%) Serena
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