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 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 14 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 780 813 730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.77% 8.51% 8.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.78% 10.64% 10.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 479 435 394
Median daily rate £371 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 68 56
Median hourly rate £25.00 £15.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.73% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £23.20 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £15.50 £15.79
% change year-on-year
+38.70% -1.83%
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
7237 7644 6847
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.32% 79.97% 76.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4372 4547 3766
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 246 249
Median hourly rate £38.00 £24.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.82 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

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 July 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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +2 232 £338 -6.89% 47
Berkshire -6 179 £400 +11.11% 29
Buckinghamshire -2 120 £380 +1.20% 15
Surrey +4 116 £400 +14.28% 30
West Sussex +9 46 £378 +122.05% 7
Oxfordshire +1 27 £310 -14.48% 17
Kent +16 24 £360 -5.57% 11
Middlesex -3 10 £400 +1.26%
East Sussex +5 9 £363 -9.48%
M4 Corridor -10 1 £363 +9.84%
Home Counties - 1 £270 -
Sussex - 1 £525 -
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 463 (29.30%) Windows
2 415 (26.27%) Microsoft
3 409 (25.89%) Service Management
4 319 (20.19%) Security Cleared
5 261 (16.52%) Active Directory
6 258 (16.33%) Finance
7 256 (16.20%) Linux
8 255 (16.14%) ITIL V3
9 254 (16.08%) Project Management
9 254 (16.08%) SC Cleared
10 240 (15.19%) VMware
11 231 (14.62%) SLA
12 218 (13.80%) PRINCE2
13 217 (13.73%) Cisco
14 212 (13.42%) MS Excel
15 206 (13.04%) Service Delivery
16 186 (11.77%) MS Office
17 184 (11.65%) Change Management
17 184 (11.65%) Windows Server
18 182 (11.52%) ITIL Certification
19 181 (11.46%) SQL
20 180 (11.39%) Telecoms
21 153 (9.68%) Firewall
22 148 (9.37%) ITSM
23 145 (9.18%) Data Centre
24 141 (8.92%) HP
25 138 (8.73%) VMware Infrastructure
26 134 (8.48%) Incident Management
26 134 (8.48%) Agile Software Development
27 132 (8.35%) Stakeholder Management

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 69 (4.37%) MS Exchange
2 50 (3.16%) IIS
3 48 (3.04%) SharePoint
4 34 (2.15%) Tomcat
5 32 (2.03%) Apache
6 29 (1.84%) JBoss
7 27 (1.71%) Skype for Business
8 26 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2010
9 17 (1.08%) WebLogic
10 16 (1.01%) CMS
11 15 (0.95%) WebSphere
12 13 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
13 11 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 6 (0.38%) IBM Notes
15 5 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2003
15 5 (0.32%) iPlanet
16 4 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
16 4 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
16 4 (0.25%) OpenStack
17 3 (0.19%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 212 (13.42%) MS Excel
2 186 (11.77%) MS Office
3 50 (3.16%) MS Project
4 30 (1.90%) MS Visio
5 22 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.32%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.13%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 36 (2.28%) Remedy ITSM
2 15 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.44%) Remedy AR System
4 6 (0.38%) Primavera
5 5 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 3 (0.19%) assyst
8 2 (0.13%) Infor M3
8 2 (0.13%) Maximo
8 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.063%) Magento
9 1 (0.063%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.063%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.063%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.063%) Oracle HRMS
9 1 (0.063%) Sage 1000
9 1 (0.063%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.063%) Staffware
9 1 (0.063%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 58 (3.67%) Office 365
2 41 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (1.27%) IaaS
4 19 (1.20%) SaaS
5 18 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
6 15 (0.95%) PaaS
7 7 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.25%) OneDrive
8 4 (0.25%) Yammer
9 2 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 2 (0.13%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 153 (9.68%) Firewall
2 130 (8.23%) DNS
3 112 (7.09%) TCP/IP
4 97 (6.14%) SAN
5 95 (6.01%) LAN
6 94 (5.95%) WAN
7 86 (5.44%) DHCP
8 85 (5.38%) Internet
9 74 (4.68%) SSL
10 66 (4.18%) VPN
11 55 (3.48%) Cisco Nexus
12 43 (2.72%) MPLS
13 42 (2.66%) Wireless
14 40 (2.53%) IPsec
15 35 (2.22%) Ethernet
16 34 (2.15%) VoIP
17 30 (1.90%) Unified Communications
18 27 (1.71%) Network Security
18 27 (1.71%) Wi-Fi
19 25 (1.58%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (6.84%) SQL Server
2 41 (2.59%) Oracle Database
3 32 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
4 27 (1.71%) Oracle BI EE
5 25 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 18 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (0.95%) Big Data
8 15 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
9 14 (0.89%) Relational Database
10 13 (0.82%) DB2
11 12 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
12 11 (0.70%) MySQL
13 10 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 9 (0.57%) QlikView
15 8 (0.51%) Hadoop
15 8 (0.51%) MongoDB
15 8 (0.51%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 8 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
15 8 (0.51%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 27 (1.71%) JIRA
2 18 (1.14%) Artifactory
2 18 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 18 (1.14%) Git (software)
2 18 (1.14%) Gradle
3 16 (1.01%) Selenium
4 14 (0.89%) Rational DOORS
4 14 (0.89%) Sonatype Nexus
4 14 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (0.70%) Visual Studio
6 10 (0.63%) JUnit
6 10 (0.63%) Oracle APEX
6 10 (0.63%) Subversion
7 9 (0.57%) Checkstyle
7 9 (0.57%) Cucumber
7 9 (0.57%) FindBugs
7 9 (0.57%) Log4j
7 9 (0.57%) Maven
7 9 (0.57%) TortoiseSVN
8 7 (0.44%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 258 (16.33%) Finance
2 180 (11.39%) Telecoms
3 45 (2.85%) Retail
4 23 (1.46%) Front Office
5 20 (1.27%) Banking
6 19 (1.20%) Back Office
6 19 (1.20%) Marketing
7 18 (1.14%) Billing
7 18 (1.14%) Manufacturing
8 16 (1.01%) Legal
9 15 (0.95%) Military
10 13 (0.82%) Electronics
10 13 (0.82%) Local Government
11 11 (0.70%) Spanish Language
12 10 (0.63%) Publishing
13 8 (0.51%) Advertising
14 5 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.25%) Multimedia
16 3 (0.19%) German Language
16 3 (0.19%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 379 (23.99%) Analyst
2 134 (8.48%) Service Manager
3 114 (7.22%) Service Analyst
3 114 (7.22%) Support Engineer
4 102 (6.46%) Architect
5 100 (6.33%) Project Manager
6 88 (5.57%) Support Analyst
7 76 (4.81%) Consultant
7 76 (4.81%) Service Desk Analyst
8 68 (4.30%) Administrator
9 61 (3.86%) Network Engineer
10 60 (3.80%) Developer
11 57 (3.61%) Business Analyst
12 53 (3.35%) IT Manager
13 50 (3.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 49 (3.10%) ITIL Manager
15 48 (3.04%) Services Delivery Manager
16 46 (2.91%) IT Analyst
17 45 (2.85%) Transition Manager
18 43 (2.72%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (3.04%) XML
2 42 (2.66%) Web Services
3 34 (2.15%) HTML
4 30 (1.90%) .NET
5 29 (1.84%) CSS
6 23 (1.46%) Middleware
7 21 (1.33%) jQuery
8 19 (1.20%) Ajax
9 16 (1.01%) J2EE
10 15 (0.95%) 802.1X
11 14 (0.89%) J2SE
12 13 (0.82%) ASP.NET
12 13 (0.82%) Hibernate
13 12 (0.76%) .NET Framework
14 10 (0.63%) ActiveMQ
14 10 (0.63%) NHibernate
14 10 (0.63%) XML Schema
14 10 (0.63%) XSLT
15 9 (0.57%) Apache Camel
15 9 (0.57%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 145 (9.18%) Data Centre
2 121 (7.66%) Management Information System
3 90 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
4 50 (3.16%) Clustering
5 42 (2.66%) Smart Meter
6 31 (1.96%) Computer Science
7 27 (1.71%) Driving Licence
8 25 (1.58%) EMC VNX
9 24 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
10 23 (1.46%) PKI
11 22 (1.39%) CMDB
12 20 (1.27%) Blackberry
13 17 (1.08%) RSA SecurID
14 15 (0.95%) Replication
15 13 (0.82%) FlexPod
16 12 (0.76%) Client/Server
16 12 (0.76%) Mainframe
16 12 (0.76%) Mathematics
17 11 (0.70%) Statistics
17 11 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 463 (29.30%) Windows
2 256 (16.20%) Linux
3 184 (11.65%) Windows Server
4 130 (8.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 119 (7.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 86 (5.44%) Unix
7 83 (5.25%) Windows 7
8 65 (4.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 60 (3.80%) Windows Server 2003
10 44 (2.78%) Windows XP
11 37 (2.34%) AIX
12 24 (1.52%) CentOS
13 23 (1.46%) Solaris
14 21 (1.33%) Data ONTAP
15 19 (1.20%) Windows 10
16 15 (0.95%) Windows 8
17 13 (0.82%) Ubuntu
18 12 (0.76%) Apple iOS
19 8 (0.51%) Windows NT
20 7 (0.44%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 409 (25.89%) Service Management
2 255 (16.14%) ITIL V3
3 254 (16.08%) Project Management
4 218 (13.80%) PRINCE2
5 206 (13.04%) Service Delivery
6 184 (11.65%) Change Management
7 148 (9.37%) ITSM
8 134 (8.48%) Agile Software Development
8 134 (8.48%) Incident Management
9 132 (8.35%) Stakeholder Management
10 130 (8.23%) Problem Management
11 91 (5.76%) Service Design
12 70 (4.43%) Disaster Recovery
13 67 (4.24%) Configuration Management
14 66 (4.18%) Release Management
15 57 (3.61%) Change Control
16 56 (3.54%) Business Intelligence
17 55 (3.48%) Information Security
18 51 (3.23%) CRM
19 50 (3.16%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 181 (11.46%) SQL
2 73 (4.62%) Java
3 71 (4.49%) PowerShell
4 67 (4.24%) Perl
5 55 (3.48%) Python
6 52 (3.29%) JavaScript
7 39 (2.47%) VBScript
8 31 (1.96%) Bash Shell
9 27 (1.71%) C
10 24 (1.52%) PHP
11 23 (1.46%) C#
12 22 (1.39%) T-SQL
13 21 (1.33%) Ruby
13 21 (1.33%) Shell Script
14 17 (1.08%) VB
15 12 (0.76%) PL/SQL
16 7 (0.44%) C++
16 7 (0.44%) TypeScript
17 5 (0.32%) VBA
18 3 (0.19%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 319 (20.19%) Security Cleared
2 254 (16.08%) SC Cleared
3 182 (11.52%) ITIL Certification
4 121 (7.66%) Degree
5 115 (7.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 91 (5.76%) Cisco Certification
7 68 (4.30%) DV Cleared
8 61 (3.86%) MCSE
9 59 (3.73%) CCNP
10 54 (3.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 40 (2.53%) CCNA
12 34 (2.15%) CISSP
13 31 (1.96%) MCITP
14 30 (1.90%) MCP
14 30 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 28 (1.77%) MCTS
16 27 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 25 (1.58%) ISEB
18 20 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 19 (1.20%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 231 (14.62%) SLA
2 56 (3.54%) PCI DSS
3 42 (2.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 33 (2.09%) COBIT
5 30 (1.90%) QA
6 28 (1.77%) ISO 9001
7 19 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 18 (1.14%) JSP 440
9 15 (0.95%) Disclosure Scotland
10 6 (0.38%) ISAE 3402
11 4 (0.25%) COSO
11 4 (0.25%) ISO 9000
11 4 (0.25%) ISO27005
11 4 (0.25%) PMBOK
11 4 (0.25%) SAS 70
12 3 (0.19%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 3 (0.19%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
13 2 (0.13%) ISO22301
13 2 (0.13%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 261 (16.52%) Active Directory
2 138 (8.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (4.11%) vSphere
4 60 (3.80%) Hyper-V
5 43 (2.72%) XenApp
6 30 (1.90%) Virtual Machines
6 30 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
7 29 (1.84%) VMware ESX
8 17 (1.08%) Terminal Services
9 16 (1.01%) Firmware
9 16 (1.01%) NFS
10 15 (0.95%) UAG
11 14 (0.89%) XenDesktop
12 10 (0.63%) Terminal Server
13 9 (0.57%) BitLocker
14 8 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
14 8 (0.51%) Virtual Desktop
15 7 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
16 6 (0.38%) KVM
17 5 (0.32%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 81 (5.13%) SCCM
2 48 (3.04%) SCOM
3 35 (2.22%) Puppet
4 25 (1.58%) NetBackup
5 22 (1.39%) Nagios
6 21 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
6 21 (1.33%) WSUS
7 17 (1.08%) EMC NetWorker
7 17 (1.08%) OVSD
8 16 (1.01%) Backup Exec
9 15 (0.95%) Failover Clustering
10 14 (0.89%) Cisco Prime
11 13 (0.82%) Tivoli
12 12 (0.76%) SCVMM
12 12 (0.76%) Simpana
13 11 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
13 11 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
14 10 (0.63%) Microsoft Clustering
15 9 (0.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 8 (0.51%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 415 (26.27%) Microsoft
2 240 (15.19%) VMware
3 217 (13.73%) Cisco
4 141 (8.92%) HP
5 124 (7.85%) Oracle
6 103 (6.52%) Remedy
7 101 (6.39%) Citrix
8 71 (4.49%) Red Hat
9 60 (3.80%) EMC
10 56 (3.54%) ServiceNow
11 44 (2.78%) F5
12 43 (2.72%) CheckPoint
12 43 (2.72%) Juniper
13 41 (2.59%) IBM
13 41 (2.59%) NetApp
14 39 (2.47%) SAP
15 34 (2.15%) BMC
16 31 (1.96%) Palo Alto
17 26 (1.65%) Symantec
18 19 (1.20%) CA
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