The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL 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 over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
England / South East
Rank 17 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 572 670 719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 7.83% 8.17% 7.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.74% 10.22% 10.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 357 366
Median daily rate £433 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.33% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £145 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 55 49
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.14 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.06% +4.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.27 £11.68 £11.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.58 £54.05 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.15 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-10.88% +7.79%

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
5871 6558 7112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.38% 79.95% 78.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3475 3950 3902
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 207 287 240
Median hourly rate £38.50 £45.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.44% +80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £60.88 £47.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ITIL
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 across the South East region.

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in the South East

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

ITIL
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 across the South East region.

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

ITIL
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

ITIL
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 within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 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 +9 220 £475 +26.66% 23
Berkshire -12 139 £401 +2.88% 20
Buckinghamshire +4 73 £350 -8.49% 20
Surrey +8 60 £475 +13.09% 18
West Sussex -2 26 £425 +31.78% 5
Oxfordshire -13 26 £375 +172.72% 6
Middlesex -2 8 £500 +33.33% 1
Kent -25 7 £425 +18.05% 6
East Sussex +2 1 £275 - 2
M4 Corridor 0 1 £500 +73.91%
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL 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.

1 365 (29.82%) Service Management
2 296 (24.18%) Security Cleared
3 289 (23.61%) Windows
4 264 (21.57%) Microsoft
5 252 (20.59%) SC Cleared
6 217 (17.73%) ITIL V3
7 186 (15.20%) Project Management
8 165 (13.48%) VMware
9 164 (13.40%) Active Directory
10 160 (13.07%) Cisco
11 158 (12.91%) PRINCE2
12 156 (12.75%) Telecoms
13 147 (12.01%) Finance
14 145 (11.85%) SLA
15 136 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
16 134 (10.95%) Service Delivery
17 130 (10.62%) Linux
18 127 (10.38%) MS Excel
19 122 (9.97%) ITSM
20 120 (9.80%) Firewall
21 119 (9.72%) ITIL Certification
22 116 (9.48%) Management Information System
23 114 (9.31%) Change Management
24 112 (9.15%) Service Design
25 109 (8.91%) MS Office
26 107 (8.74%) Incident Management
27 105 (8.58%) Windows Server
28 104 (8.50%) Data Centre
28 104 (8.50%) Cisco Certification
29 100 (8.17%) Degree

ITIL
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 42 (3.43%) Apache
2 39 (3.19%) SharePoint
3 33 (2.70%) Skype for Business
4 32 (2.61%) MS Exchange
5 29 (2.37%) IIS
6 23 (1.88%) Tomcat
7 19 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2010
8 18 (1.47%) JBoss
8 18 (1.47%) WebLogic
9 15 (1.23%) WebSphere
10 13 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 11 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
12 10 (0.82%) Commerce Server
12 10 (0.82%) IBM HTTP Server
12 10 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
13 9 (0.74%) SAS
14 8 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 8 (0.65%) CMS
15 7 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
15 7 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 127 (10.38%) MS Excel
2 109 (8.91%) MS Office
3 61 (4.98%) MS Project
4 23 (1.88%) MS Visio
5 15 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.16%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.082%) Maya
7 1 (0.082%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 29 (2.37%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (0.65%) Fredhopper
3 8 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (0.57%) Oracle Financials
4 7 (0.57%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (0.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 7 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.41%) Infor M3
6 4 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 4 (0.33%) Staffware
7 3 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.082%) assyst
8 1 (0.082%) Changepoint
8 1 (0.082%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.082%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.082%) Northgate Housing
8 1 (0.082%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.082%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 100 (8.17%) IaaS
2 72 (5.88%) PaaS
3 57 (4.66%) Office 365
4 44 (3.59%) Microsoft Azure
5 28 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
6 26 (2.12%) SaaS
7 10 (0.82%) SuccessFactors
8 8 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.41%) OneDrive
10 2 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.082%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.082%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.082%) SoftLayer
11 1 (0.082%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 120 (9.80%) Firewall
2 85 (6.94%) LAN
3 82 (6.70%) DNS
4 71 (5.80%) WAN
5 65 (5.31%) TCP/IP
6 64 (5.23%) DHCP
7 53 (4.33%) MPLS
7 53 (4.33%) SAN
8 52 (4.25%) Wi-Fi
9 46 (3.76%) VoIP
10 40 (3.27%) Internet
10 40 (3.27%) LTE
11 38 (3.10%) VPN
12 35 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
12 35 (2.86%) VoLTE
13 31 (2.53%) Network Security
14 30 (2.45%) Wireless
15 26 (2.12%) Cisco ASA
16 24 (1.96%) 3G
17 22 (1.80%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 31 (2.53%) Oracle Database
3 27 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
4 23 (1.88%) Hadoop
5 22 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (1.47%) DB2
7 14 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (0.74%) MySQL
9 9 (0.74%) Relational Database
10 8 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (0.49%) Big Data
11 6 (0.49%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (0.41%) MongoDB
12 5 (0.41%) NoSQL
12 5 (0.41%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (0.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 37 (3.02%) JIRA
2 22 (1.80%) Jenkins
3 17 (1.39%) Rational DOORS
4 14 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 14 (1.14%) Selenium
4 14 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (0.98%) Subversion
6 11 (0.90%) Artifactory
6 11 (0.90%) Git (software)
7 9 (0.74%) Checkstyle
7 9 (0.74%) FindBugs
7 9 (0.74%) JUnit
8 8 (0.65%) Cucumber
9 7 (0.57%) Gradle
9 7 (0.57%) MSI
9 7 (0.57%) Visual Studio
10 6 (0.49%) Maven
11 5 (0.41%) ClearCase
11 5 (0.41%) NUnit
11 5 (0.41%) Oracle APEX
General
1 156 (12.75%) Telecoms
2 147 (12.01%) Finance
3 28 (2.29%) Back Office
4 27 (2.21%) Retail
5 17 (1.39%) Billing
6 14 (1.14%) Banking
7 12 (0.98%) Legal
8 10 (0.82%) Manufacturing
9 9 (0.74%) Marketing
10 8 (0.65%) Automotive
10 8 (0.65%) Local Government
11 7 (0.57%) Advertising
11 7 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.49%) Aerospace
12 6 (0.49%) French Language
13 5 (0.41%) Front Office
13 5 (0.41%) German Language
13 5 (0.41%) Spanish Language
14 4 (0.33%) Electronics
15 3 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 227 (18.55%) Analyst
2 96 (7.84%) Service Manager
3 88 (7.19%) Project Manager
4 82 (6.70%) Architect
5 73 (5.96%) Service Analyst
6 60 (4.90%) Network Engineer
7 59 (4.82%) Service Desk Analyst
8 55 (4.49%) Consultant
9 52 (4.25%) Support Engineer
10 49 (4.00%) IT Manager
11 48 (3.92%) Support Analyst
12 45 (3.68%) Business Analyst
13 43 (3.51%) IT Analyst
14 39 (3.19%) Developer
15 34 (2.78%) Incident Manager
15 34 (2.78%) IT Support
15 34 (2.78%) Voice Project Manager
16 30 (2.45%) Transition Manager
17 29 (2.37%) ITIL Manager
18 28 (2.29%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (3.68%) XML
2 33 (2.70%) Web Services
3 31 (2.53%) HTML
4 26 (2.12%) CSS
4 26 (2.12%) Middleware
4 26 (2.12%) SOAP
5 22 (1.80%) .NET
6 20 (1.63%) RESTful
7 19 (1.55%) Ajax
8 17 (1.39%) ActiveMQ
9 14 (1.14%) Spring
10 11 (0.90%) JSON
11 10 (0.82%) Entity Framework
12 9 (0.74%) jQuery
12 9 (0.74%) WebCenter
13 8 (0.65%) Apache Camel
13 8 (0.65%) ASP.NET
13 8 (0.65%) Worklight
14 7 (0.57%) NHibernate
14 7 (0.57%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 116 (9.48%) Management Information System
2 104 (8.50%) Data Centre
3 71 (5.80%) CMDB
4 70 (5.72%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (1.55%) Driving Licence
6 18 (1.47%) Computer Science
7 17 (1.39%) PKI
8 16 (1.31%) Blackberry
8 16 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (1.14%) Clustering
9 14 (1.14%) Public Cloud
10 13 (1.06%) Data Integration
11 12 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
12 11 (0.90%) BYOD
13 10 (0.82%) Data Protection Act
13 10 (0.82%) Mainframe
13 10 (0.82%) Performance Metrics
13 10 (0.82%) Smart Meter
14 9 (0.74%) PMI
15 8 (0.65%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 289 (23.61%) Windows
2 130 (10.62%) Linux
3 105 (8.58%) Windows Server
4 81 (6.62%) Windows 7
5 80 (6.54%) Unix
6 77 (6.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 76 (6.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 42 (3.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 42 (3.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 26 (2.12%) Windows 10
10 22 (1.80%) AIX
11 21 (1.72%) Windows XP
12 19 (1.55%) Solaris
13 17 (1.39%) CentOS
14 12 (0.98%) Windows 8
15 8 (0.65%) Windows Vista
16 7 (0.57%) Android
16 7 (0.57%) Mac OS X
17 6 (0.49%) Windows NT
18 5 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 365 (29.82%) Service Management
2 217 (17.73%) ITIL V3
3 186 (15.20%) Project Management
4 158 (12.91%) PRINCE2
5 136 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 134 (10.95%) Service Delivery
7 122 (9.97%) ITSM
8 114 (9.31%) Change Management
9 112 (9.15%) Service Design
10 107 (8.74%) Incident Management
11 88 (7.19%) Configuration Management
12 79 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
13 70 (5.72%) Problem Management
14 63 (5.15%) Migration
15 55 (4.49%) Scrum
16 53 (4.33%) Analytics
17 48 (3.92%) Root Cause Analysis
17 48 (3.92%) Waterfall
18 40 (3.27%) Continuous Improvement
19 39 (3.19%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (7.92%) SQL
2 58 (4.74%) PowerShell
3 41 (3.35%) Java
3 41 (3.35%) JavaScript
4 33 (2.70%) Perl
5 25 (2.04%) VBScript
6 23 (1.88%) Shell Script
7 17 (1.39%) Python
7 17 (1.39%) VB
8 12 (0.98%) PHP
9 11 (0.90%) Bash Shell
10 10 (0.82%) C#
10 10 (0.82%) Ruby
11 8 (0.65%) C
11 8 (0.65%) T-SQL
12 7 (0.57%) C++
13 6 (0.49%) TypeScript
14 5 (0.41%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.25%) VBA
16 2 (0.16%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 296 (24.18%) Security Cleared
2 252 (20.59%) SC Cleared
3 119 (9.72%) ITIL Certification
4 104 (8.50%) Cisco Certification
5 100 (8.17%) Degree
6 64 (5.23%) CCNP
7 62 (5.07%) CCNA
8 60 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
9 53 (4.33%) DV Cleared
10 37 (3.02%) CCIE
11 34 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 29 (2.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 27 (2.21%) MCSA
14 24 (1.96%) MCSE
15 23 (1.88%) PMI Certification
16 21 (1.72%) CISSP
16 21 (1.72%) MCP
17 19 (1.55%) MCITP
18 14 (1.14%) CCSE
18 14 (1.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 145 (11.85%) SLA
2 37 (3.02%) PCI DSS
3 32 (2.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (2.29%) QA
5 12 (0.98%) COBIT
6 11 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
7 10 (0.82%) Data Quality
7 10 (0.82%) ISO22301
8 6 (0.49%) JSP 440
9 5 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 4 (0.33%) ISO 9000
11 3 (0.25%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 3 (0.25%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.16%) COSO
12 2 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.16%) SAS 70
13 1 (0.082%) ISO19770
13 1 (0.082%) RMADS
System Software
1 164 (13.40%) Active Directory
2 78 (6.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (3.51%) vSphere
4 27 (2.21%) Hyper-V
5 19 (1.55%) vCloud
6 17 (1.39%) Microsoft App-V
7 15 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
7 15 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (1.06%) Virtual Desktop
8 13 (1.06%) XenApp
9 9 (0.74%) Docker
10 7 (0.57%) UAG
10 7 (0.57%) VMware ESX
11 5 (0.41%) Forefront TMG
11 5 (0.41%) ISA Server
12 4 (0.33%) HDFS
12 4 (0.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 4 (0.33%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.25%) Firmware
13 3 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 61 (4.98%) SCCM
2 47 (3.84%) Puppet
3 24 (1.96%) SCOM
4 20 (1.63%) WSUS
5 15 (1.23%) FortiGate
6 14 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (0.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 11 (0.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 10 (0.82%) Cisco CUCM
8 10 (0.82%) ZABBIX
9 9 (0.74%) Ambari
9 9 (0.74%) Tivoli
9 9 (0.74%) vRealize
10 8 (0.65%) CA Spectrum
10 8 (0.65%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 7 (0.57%) BladeLogic
11 7 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
12 6 (0.49%) SCSM
12 6 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 5 (0.41%) Ansible
Vendors
1 264 (21.57%) Microsoft
2 165 (13.48%) VMware
3 160 (13.07%) Cisco
4 98 (8.01%) Remedy
5 96 (7.84%) HP
6 76 (6.21%) Oracle
7 65 (5.31%) ServiceNow
8 56 (4.58%) CA
9 49 (4.00%) Ericsson
10 46 (3.76%) CheckPoint
10 46 (3.76%) Juniper
11 43 (3.51%) BMC
11 43 (3.51%) Red Hat
12 40 (3.27%) F5
13 37 (3.02%) Citrix
14 35 (2.86%) SAP
15 31 (2.53%) IBM
16 22 (1.80%) NetApp
17 21 (1.72%) Huawei
18 18 (1.47%) Nokia
Berkshire
Networking People
Rate: £300 - £335 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £12 - £14 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IntaPeople
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £35000 - £41000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 21 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £14.00 - £15.00 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
South East England
Linksap
Rate: Market rate
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Montash
Rate: £600 - £750 per day + Highly Competitive Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £380 - £411 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
set2recruit
Rate: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
onezeero.
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Graham Matthews
Rate: £100 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £10 - £12 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago