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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 15 11 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing ITIL 794 809 702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.53% 8.57% 7.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.64% 10.90% 10.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 403 354
Median daily rate £380 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 74 72
Median hourly rate £17.45 £17.38 £15.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.43% +8.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.34 £11.00 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.70 £29.10 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -6.25%
ITIL
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
7460 7423 6763
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.15% 78.61% 75.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4580 4229 3764
Median daily rate £413 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 260 276
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +13.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £46.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 28 May 2016.

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 28 May 2016.

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 28 May 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 +2 215 £350 +0.28% 32
Berkshire -4 211 £375 -6.25% 36
Buckinghamshire -1 119 £411 +21.62% 11
Surrey +7 107 £400 +20.30% 23
Oxfordshire -5 40 £400 +48.14% 8
West Sussex -22 37 £395 +31.66% 12
Kent -3 23 £425 +21.42% 5
East Sussex -6 12 £456 +225.89% 4
Middlesex -4 10 £400 -5.88%
Sussex +4 3 £400 -
M4 Corridor -2 1 - -
Home Counties - 1 - -
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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.

1 424 (28.32%) Windows
2 390 (26.05%) Service Management
3 363 (24.25%) Microsoft
4 272 (18.17%) Security Cleared
5 270 (18.04%) Project Management
6 245 (16.37%) Active Directory
7 235 (15.70%) ITIL V3
8 231 (15.43%) Finance
9 224 (14.96%) Linux
10 217 (14.50%) PRINCE2
11 214 (14.30%) SC Cleared
12 209 (13.96%) SLA
13 205 (13.69%) Cisco
14 197 (13.16%) Telecoms
15 192 (12.83%) Service Delivery
16 189 (12.63%) Change Management
17 185 (12.36%) VMware
18 184 (12.29%) MS Excel
19 172 (11.49%) Incident Management
20 170 (11.36%) Windows Server
21 164 (10.96%) Firewall
22 158 (10.55%) Data Centre
23 155 (10.35%) ITIL Certification
24 151 (10.09%) SQL
25 140 (9.35%) MS Office
26 130 (8.68%) DNS
27 129 (8.62%) HP
27 129 (8.62%) Management Information System
28 126 (8.42%) ITSM
29 125 (8.35%) 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 62 (4.14%) MS Exchange
2 60 (4.01%) IIS
3 43 (2.87%) SharePoint
4 31 (2.07%) Apache
4 31 (2.07%) JBoss
5 26 (1.74%) CMS
5 26 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2010
6 23 (1.54%) Tomcat
7 17 (1.14%) Skype for Business
8 16 (1.07%) WebSphere
9 12 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 12 (0.80%) IBM Notes
9 12 (0.80%) WebLogic
10 9 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (0.27%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.20%) Live Communications Server
13 3 (0.20%) Node.js
Applications
1 184 (12.29%) MS Excel
2 140 (9.35%) MS Office
3 65 (4.34%) MS Project
4 30 (2.00%) MS Visio
5 19 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.53%) Acrobat
8 6 (0.40%) QuarkXPress
9 1 (0.067%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.067%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.067%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 34 (2.27%) Remedy ITSM
2 11 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.47%) Remedy AR System
4 4 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.13%) assyst
5 2 (0.13%) Maximo
5 2 (0.13%) Primavera
5 2 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.067%) Magento
6 1 (0.067%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.067%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.067%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.067%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.067%) Oracle HRMS
6 1 (0.067%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.067%) Sage 1000
6 1 (0.067%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.067%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.067%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.067%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 46 (3.07%) Office 365
2 41 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (0.94%) IaaS
4 14 (0.94%) SaaS
5 9 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.53%) PaaS
7 6 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 4 (0.27%) OneDrive
8 4 (0.27%) Yammer
9 2 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.13%) IBM SmartCloud
10 1 (0.067%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 164 (10.96%) Firewall
2 130 (8.68%) DNS
3 109 (7.28%) TCP/IP
4 107 (7.15%) WAN
5 103 (6.88%) LAN
6 90 (6.01%) DHCP
7 84 (5.61%) SAN
8 81 (5.41%) Internet
9 77 (5.14%) SSL
10 65 (4.34%) VPN
11 58 (3.87%) Wireless
12 57 (3.81%) MPLS
13 53 (3.54%) Cisco Nexus
14 40 (2.67%) 3G
15 36 (2.40%) 4G
15 36 (2.40%) IPsec
16 33 (2.20%) Cisco ASA
16 33 (2.20%) Ethernet
17 32 (2.14%) VoIP
18 31 (2.07%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (7.35%) SQL Server
2 30 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
3 26 (1.74%) Oracle Database
4 18 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (1.07%) DB2
6 15 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (0.94%) MySQL
8 13 (0.87%) Relational Database
9 12 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (0.73%) Oracle BI EE
11 9 (0.60%) Big Data
11 9 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (0.40%) FileMaker
12 6 (0.40%) MongoDB
12 6 (0.40%) MS Access
12 6 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (0.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 20 (1.34%) JIRA
2 15 (1.00%) Artifactory
2 15 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 15 (1.00%) Gradle
3 13 (0.87%) Git (software)
4 11 (0.73%) Selenium
4 11 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (0.67%) Visual Studio
6 9 (0.60%) JUnit
6 9 (0.60%) Subversion
7 8 (0.53%) Checkstyle
7 8 (0.53%) Cucumber
7 8 (0.53%) FindBugs
8 7 (0.47%) Maven
8 7 (0.47%) Rational DOORS
8 7 (0.47%) Sonatype Nexus
8 7 (0.47%) TortoiseSVN
9 5 (0.33%) Log4j
10 4 (0.27%) MSI
10 4 (0.27%) Oracle APEX
General
1 231 (15.43%) Finance
2 197 (13.16%) Telecoms
3 43 (2.87%) Retail
4 30 (2.00%) Front Office
5 28 (1.87%) Billing
6 21 (1.40%) Back Office
7 20 (1.34%) Manufacturing
8 18 (1.20%) Marketing
9 13 (0.87%) Legal
9 13 (0.87%) Local Government
10 12 (0.80%) Banking
10 12 (0.80%) Electronics
11 11 (0.73%) Spanish Language
12 10 (0.67%) Publishing
13 8 (0.53%) Military
14 7 (0.47%) Advertising
15 3 (0.20%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.20%) Portuguese Language
16 2 (0.13%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 310 (20.71%) Analyst
2 134 (8.95%) Service Manager
3 112 (7.48%) Support Engineer
4 104 (6.95%) Project Manager
5 101 (6.75%) Architect
6 95 (6.35%) Service Analyst
7 84 (5.61%) Support Analyst
8 81 (5.41%) Network Engineer
9 69 (4.61%) Consultant
10 66 (4.41%) Service Desk Analyst
11 60 (4.01%) ITIL Manager
12 56 (3.74%) Administrator
13 53 (3.54%) IT Manager
14 52 (3.47%) Incident Manager
15 47 (3.14%) IT Analyst
16 44 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 44 (2.94%) Services Delivery Manager
16 44 (2.94%) Transition Manager
17 41 (2.74%) Delivery Manager
18 40 (2.67%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (2.47%) XML
2 36 (2.40%) Web Services
3 27 (1.80%) HTML
4 24 (1.60%) .NET
4 24 (1.60%) Middleware
5 23 (1.54%) CSS
6 16 (1.07%) 802.1X
7 12 (0.80%) Hibernate
7 12 (0.80%) jQuery
8 11 (0.73%) J2EE
9 10 (0.67%) Ajax
10 9 (0.60%) .NET Framework
10 9 (0.60%) ActiveMQ
10 9 (0.60%) ASP.NET
10 9 (0.60%) NHibernate
11 8 (0.53%) Apache Camel
11 8 (0.53%) CSS3
11 8 (0.53%) HTML5
11 8 (0.53%) LAPP Stack
11 8 (0.53%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 158 (10.55%) Data Centre
2 129 (8.62%) Management Information System
3 98 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (3.07%) Clustering
5 45 (3.01%) CMDB
6 35 (2.34%) Computer Science
7 32 (2.14%) Driving Licence
8 30 (2.00%) Smart Meter
9 23 (1.54%) Blackberry
10 19 (1.27%) PKI
11 18 (1.20%) EMC VNX
12 16 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
13 14 (0.94%) Mainframe
14 13 (0.87%) Cryptography
14 13 (0.87%) Mathematics
14 13 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
15 11 (0.73%) Replication
16 10 (0.67%) Client/Server
16 10 (0.67%) FMCG
16 10 (0.67%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 424 (28.32%) Windows
2 224 (14.96%) Linux
3 170 (11.36%) Windows Server
4 119 (7.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 115 (7.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 94 (6.28%) Windows 7
7 92 (6.15%) Unix
8 53 (3.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 51 (3.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 51 (3.41%) Windows XP
10 32 (2.14%) AIX
11 19 (1.27%) CentOS
12 17 (1.14%) Solaris
12 17 (1.14%) Windows 8
13 14 (0.94%) Windows 10
14 13 (0.87%) Apple iOS
14 13 (0.87%) Ubuntu
15 12 (0.80%) Data ONTAP
16 10 (0.67%) Windows NT
17 8 (0.53%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 390 (26.05%) Service Management
2 270 (18.04%) Project Management
3 235 (15.70%) ITIL V3
4 217 (14.50%) PRINCE2
5 192 (12.83%) Service Delivery
6 189 (12.63%) Change Management
7 172 (11.49%) Incident Management
8 126 (8.42%) ITSM
9 124 (8.28%) Problem Management
10 110 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
11 104 (6.95%) Agile Software Development
12 75 (5.01%) Configuration Management
13 74 (4.94%) CRM
14 70 (4.68%) Disaster Recovery
15 68 (4.54%) Service Design
16 62 (4.14%) Information Security
17 58 (3.87%) Migration
18 56 (3.74%) Release Management
19 55 (3.67%) Change Control
20 53 (3.54%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 151 (10.09%) SQL
2 60 (4.01%) PowerShell
3 56 (3.74%) Java
4 45 (3.01%) Perl
5 43 (2.87%) Python
6 30 (2.00%) VBScript
7 27 (1.80%) JavaScript
8 24 (1.60%) Bash Shell
9 23 (1.54%) C
10 22 (1.47%) Shell Script
11 21 (1.40%) PHP
11 21 (1.40%) Ruby
12 18 (1.20%) T-SQL
13 17 (1.14%) C#
14 14 (0.94%) VB
15 7 (0.47%) PL/SQL
16 6 (0.40%) Jython
17 5 (0.33%) AWK
17 5 (0.33%) C++
17 5 (0.33%) sed
Qualifications
1 272 (18.17%) Security Cleared
2 214 (14.30%) SC Cleared
3 155 (10.35%) ITIL Certification
4 125 (8.35%) Degree
5 110 (7.35%) Cisco Certification
6 104 (6.95%) Microsoft Certification
7 57 (3.81%) CCNP
8 55 (3.67%) DV Cleared
9 52 (3.47%) MCSE
10 48 (3.21%) CCNA
11 43 (2.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 32 (2.14%) MCITP
13 31 (2.07%) CISSP
14 29 (1.94%) MCTS
14 29 (1.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 28 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 24 (1.60%) MCP
17 23 (1.54%) MCSA
18 22 (1.47%) ISEB
18 22 (1.47%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 209 (13.96%) SLA
2 57 (3.81%) PCI DSS
3 44 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 42 (2.81%) COBIT
5 27 (1.80%) ISO 9001
6 26 (1.74%) QA
7 20 (1.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 12 (0.80%) JSP 440
9 9 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
10 7 (0.47%) ISAE 3402
10 7 (0.47%) ISO27005
11 5 (0.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 4 (0.27%) COSO
12 4 (0.27%) PMBOK
12 4 (0.27%) SAS 70
12 4 (0.27%) TickIT
13 3 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
14 2 (0.13%) ISO 9000
14 2 (0.13%) RMADS
System Software
1 245 (16.37%) Active Directory
2 109 (7.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (4.21%) Hyper-V
4 49 (3.27%) vSphere
5 36 (2.40%) XenApp
6 27 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
7 24 (1.60%) VMware ESX
8 18 (1.20%) UAG
9 14 (0.94%) Terminal Services
10 13 (0.87%) NFS
10 13 (0.87%) XenDesktop
11 10 (0.67%) Firmware
11 10 (0.67%) Terminal Server
12 7 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
13 6 (0.40%) BitLocker
14 4 (0.27%) ISA Server
14 4 (0.27%) vCloud
14 4 (0.27%) VMware Workstation
14 4 (0.27%) XenServer
15 3 (0.20%) KVM
Systems Management
1 78 (5.21%) SCCM
2 33 (2.20%) Puppet
3 30 (2.00%) SCOM
4 21 (1.40%) NetBackup
5 20 (1.34%) WSUS
6 18 (1.20%) Cisco Prime
6 18 (1.20%) Nagios
7 15 (1.00%) Simpana
8 14 (0.94%) OVSD
9 13 (0.87%) Backup Exec
9 13 (0.87%) Tivoli
10 12 (0.80%) SCVMM
11 11 (0.73%) SolarWinds Orion
12 10 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
13 8 (0.53%) DameWare
13 8 (0.53%) EMC NetWorker
13 8 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
13 8 (0.53%) Norton AntiVirus
13 8 (0.53%) Windows Intune
14 7 (0.47%) Ansible
Vendors
1 363 (24.25%) Microsoft
2 205 (13.69%) Cisco
3 185 (12.36%) VMware
4 129 (8.62%) HP
5 106 (7.08%) Oracle
6 103 (6.88%) Remedy
7 93 (6.21%) Citrix
8 58 (3.87%) Red Hat
9 51 (3.41%) Juniper
10 42 (2.81%) CheckPoint
10 42 (2.81%) EMC
10 42 (2.81%) F5
10 42 (2.81%) ServiceNow
11 37 (2.47%) IBM
12 36 (2.40%) SAP
13 34 (2.27%) BMC
14 33 (2.20%) Huawei
15 30 (2.00%) NetApp
16 26 (1.74%) Palo Alto
17 22 (1.47%) Ericsson
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