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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Version 3
Rank 156 144 139
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 97 131 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.16% 1.33% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 1.66% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 62 63
Median daily rate £350 £358 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £247 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 8
Median hourly rate £24.50 £37.09 £15.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.94% +141.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £37.09 £15.80
% change year-on-year
-52.14% +134.70%
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
6804 7879 7079
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.65% 79.76% 76.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4173 4831 3969
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 256 267 274
Median hourly rate £38.75 £37.09 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +69.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.70 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +22 34 £350 -12.50% 2
Berkshire -13 27 £400 +9.58% 1
Buckinghamshire +8 20 £270 -15.09%
West Sussex +9 8 £375 -9.09%
Surrey +11 4 £288 -14.81% 4
Middlesex 0 2 £350 -12.50%
Kent - 1 £400 - 1
Home Counties - 1 £270 -
ITIL V3
England

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 195 (100.00%) ITIL
2 85 (43.59%) Service Management
3 50 (25.64%) Security Cleared
4 47 (24.10%) Microsoft
5 41 (21.03%) Windows
6 39 (20.00%) ITSM
7 38 (19.49%) Change Management
8 37 (18.97%) SC Cleared
9 36 (18.46%) Service Delivery
9 36 (18.46%) MS Excel
9 36 (18.46%) Project Management
10 35 (17.95%) PRINCE2
11 34 (17.44%) SLA
12 33 (16.92%) HP
12 33 (16.92%) Telecoms
12 33 (16.92%) Stakeholder Management
13 32 (16.41%) Finance
14 29 (14.87%) VMware
15 25 (12.82%) Management Information System
15 25 (12.82%) Remedy
15 25 (12.82%) MS Office
16 23 (11.79%) Cisco
17 22 (11.28%) SQL
17 22 (11.28%) Problem Management
17 22 (11.28%) Incident Management
17 22 (11.28%) Degree
17 22 (11.28%) Analytical Skills
18 20 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
18 20 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
18 20 (10.26%) Java

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 8 (4.10%) JBoss
2 7 (3.59%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (3.08%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.56%) iPlanet
4 5 (2.56%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.56%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.05%) Apache
6 3 (1.54%) IIS
6 3 (1.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.54%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.51%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.51%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.51%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
7 1 (0.51%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 36 (18.46%) MS Excel
2 25 (12.82%) MS Office
3 15 (7.69%) MS Project
4 5 (2.56%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.59%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.51%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.62%) Office 365
2 7 (3.59%) IaaS
3 5 (2.56%) SaaS
4 4 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.72%) Firewall
2 8 (4.10%) DNS
2 8 (4.10%) SAN
2 8 (4.10%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (3.59%) DHCP
4 6 (3.08%) Internet
4 6 (3.08%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.56%) BIG-IP
5 5 (2.56%) HTTP
5 5 (2.56%) LTE
5 5 (2.56%) VoLTE
6 4 (2.05%) Unified Communications
7 3 (1.54%) MPLS
7 3 (1.54%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (1.54%) VoIP
7 3 (1.54%) Wireless
7 3 (1.54%) Wireshark
8 2 (1.03%) 3G
8 2 (1.03%) BGP
8 2 (1.03%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (5.13%) QlikView
2 8 (4.10%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (4.10%) Oracle BI EE
3 6 (3.08%) SAP BI
4 5 (2.56%) MySQL
4 5 (2.56%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.05%) SQL Server
6 3 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (1.54%) Big Data
6 3 (1.54%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.03%) GIS
7 2 (1.03%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.51%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.51%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.51%) DB2
8 1 (0.51%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.51%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (4.62%) JIRA
2 8 (4.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 8 (4.10%) Subversion
3 7 (3.59%) Artifactory
4 3 (1.54%) Checkstyle
4 3 (1.54%) Cucumber
4 3 (1.54%) FindBugs
4 3 (1.54%) JUnit
4 3 (1.54%) Selenium
5 2 (1.03%) Gradle
6 1 (0.51%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.51%) LoadRunner
General
1 33 (16.92%) Telecoms
2 32 (16.41%) Finance
3 10 (5.13%) Retail
4 4 (2.05%) Automotive
4 4 (2.05%) German Language
4 4 (2.05%) Legal
5 3 (1.54%) Back Office
6 2 (1.03%) Advertising
6 2 (1.03%) Military
7 1 (0.51%) Billing
7 1 (0.51%) Electronics
7 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.51%) Marketing
7 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 48 (24.62%) Analyst
2 20 (10.26%) Project Manager
3 19 (9.74%) Service Analyst
4 18 (9.23%) Service Manager
5 12 (6.15%) Architect
6 11 (5.64%) Change Manager
6 11 (5.64%) Consultant
6 11 (5.64%) Transition Analyst
7 10 (5.13%) Report Analyst
7 10 (5.13%) Service Transition Analyst
8 8 (4.10%) Applications Support
8 8 (4.10%) ITIL Manager
8 8 (4.10%) Support Analyst
9 7 (3.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (3.59%) Release Manager
10 6 (3.08%) Business Analyst
10 6 (3.08%) IT Manager
10 6 (3.08%) Operations Manager
11 5 (2.56%) Applications Support Analyst
11 5 (2.56%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.10%) J2EE
2 7 (3.59%) Spring
3 6 (3.08%) Web Services
4 5 (2.56%) JSP
4 5 (2.56%) XML
5 4 (2.05%) .NET
5 4 (2.05%) REST
5 4 (2.05%) SOAP
6 3 (1.54%) Entity Framework
6 3 (1.54%) Hibernate
6 3 (1.54%) NHibernate
7 2 (1.03%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (1.03%) Apache Camel
7 2 (1.03%) CSS
7 2 (1.03%) LAMP
7 2 (1.03%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (0.51%) Ajax
8 1 (0.51%) jQuery
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 1 (0.51%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.82%) Management Information System
2 22 (11.28%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (8.72%) Smart Meter
4 13 (6.67%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.08%) CMDB
6 5 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (2.05%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.05%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.54%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.54%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (1.54%) PKI
9 2 (1.03%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.03%) Statistics
9 2 (1.03%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.51%) BYOD
10 1 (0.51%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.51%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.51%) HP Storage
10 1 (0.51%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 41 (21.03%) Windows
2 20 (10.26%) Linux
2 20 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (8.21%) Windows Server
4 10 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (5.13%) Unix
4 10 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (3.59%) Solaris
6 6 (3.08%) AIX
7 4 (2.05%) CentOS
7 4 (2.05%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.03%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.51%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (100.00%) ITIL
2 85 (43.59%) Service Management
3 39 (20.00%) ITSM
4 38 (19.49%) Change Management
5 36 (18.46%) Project Management
5 36 (18.46%) Service Delivery
6 35 (17.95%) PRINCE2
7 33 (16.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 22 (11.28%) Incident Management
8 22 (11.28%) Problem Management
9 20 (10.26%) Configuration Management
10 16 (8.21%) Service Design
11 14 (7.18%) Process Improvement
11 14 (7.18%) Test Scripting
12 13 (6.67%) Business Analysis
12 13 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (6.67%) Release Management
13 12 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (5.64%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (4.10%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (11.28%) SQL
2 20 (10.26%) Java
3 8 (4.10%) JavaScript
4 6 (3.08%) C++
4 6 (3.08%) Perl
5 5 (2.56%) Bash Shell
5 5 (2.56%) PHP
6 4 (2.05%) C
6 4 (2.05%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.54%) Python
8 2 (1.03%) VB
9 1 (0.51%) C#
9 1 (0.51%) Ruby
9 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.51%) VB6
9 1 (0.51%) VBA
9 1 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 50 (25.64%) Security Cleared
2 37 (18.97%) SC Cleared
3 22 (11.28%) Degree
4 18 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (8.21%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (6.67%) DV Cleared
7 12 (6.15%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (6.15%) MCSE
8 7 (3.59%) CCNP
8 7 (3.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 6 (3.08%) PMI Certification
9 6 (3.08%) PMP
10 5 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (2.05%) CAPM
11 4 (2.05%) CCNA
12 3 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (1.54%) CCENT
12 3 (1.54%) MCP
12 3 (1.54%) MCSA
12 3 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (17.44%) SLA
2 6 (3.08%) JSP 440
2 6 (3.08%) QA
3 5 (2.56%) PCI DSS
4 4 (2.05%) COBIT
4 4 (2.05%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.51%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.51%) ISO22301
System Software
1 20 (10.26%) Active Directory
1 20 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.10%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (3.59%) vSphere
4 6 (3.08%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.05%) BitLocker
5 4 (2.05%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.54%) Firmware
6 3 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.03%) NFS
8 1 (0.51%) HDFS
8 1 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.51%) XenApp
8 1 (0.51%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (6.15%) SCCM
2 7 (3.59%) OVSD
3 6 (3.08%) EMC NetWorker
3 6 (3.08%) SCOM
4 5 (2.56%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (2.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (1.54%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.54%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (1.54%) OpenView
6 2 (1.03%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.51%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.51%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.51%) HP UCMDB
7 1 (0.51%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.51%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 47 (24.10%) Microsoft
2 33 (16.92%) HP
3 29 (14.87%) VMware
4 25 (12.82%) Remedy
5 23 (11.79%) Cisco
6 17 (8.72%) Oracle
7 16 (8.21%) ServiceNow
8 15 (7.69%) Red Hat
9 8 (4.10%) SAP
10 7 (3.59%) Amdocs
10 7 (3.59%) BMC
11 5 (2.56%) BEA
11 5 (2.56%) EMC
11 5 (2.56%) Ericsson
11 5 (2.56%) F5
11 5 (2.56%) Intel Security
11 5 (2.56%) Lumension
11 5 (2.56%) Sun
11 5 (2.56%) Symantec
12 4 (2.05%) 3PAR
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