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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 17 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 597 821 909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 7.71% 8.71% 9.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.63% 10.94% 12.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 450 463
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £190 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 61 72
Median hourly rate £15.36 £16.14 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.86% +7.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.00 £10.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £47.50 £37.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
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
6201 7507 7562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.12% 79.65% 76.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3674 4426 4223
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 312 288
Median hourly rate £34.00 £36.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +61.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +6 206 £420 +10.52% 40
Berkshire -14 146 £350 -17.64% 19
Buckinghamshire +4 98 £425 +5.19% 3
Surrey +1 57 £385 - 27
Oxfordshire -10 38 £350 +141.37% 8
West Sussex -9 25 £379 +12.22% 5
East Sussex +19 9 £300 - 9
Kent -12 7 £463 +23.33%
Middlesex -8 4 £474 +26.75% 1
Isle of Wight - 1 £438 -
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 353 (27.58%) Service Management
2 308 (24.06%) Windows
3 283 (22.11%) Microsoft
4 258 (20.16%) Security Cleared
5 215 (16.80%) ITIL V3
6 210 (16.41%) SC Cleared
7 192 (15.00%) Project Management
8 183 (14.30%) Finance
9 170 (13.28%) Active Directory
10 169 (13.20%) Service Delivery
11 168 (13.13%) VMware
12 167 (13.05%) SLA
13 165 (12.89%) Cisco
14 163 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
15 161 (12.58%) PRINCE2
16 158 (12.34%) Linux
17 149 (11.64%) ITIL Certification
18 147 (11.48%) MS Excel
18 147 (11.48%) MS Office
18 147 (11.48%) Telecoms
19 130 (10.16%) ITSM
20 126 (9.84%) Change Management
20 126 (9.84%) SQL
21 122 (9.53%) Service Design
22 112 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
22 112 (8.75%) Incident Management
23 111 (8.67%) Management Information System
24 105 (8.20%) Firewall
24 105 (8.20%) Data Centre
25 102 (7.97%) VMware Infrastructure

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 45 (3.52%) Apache
2 41 (3.20%) SharePoint
3 31 (2.42%) Skype for Business
4 28 (2.19%) Tomcat
4 28 (2.19%) WebLogic
5 27 (2.11%) MS Exchange
6 21 (1.64%) JBoss
7 20 (1.56%) IIS
8 17 (1.33%) WebSphere
9 13 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 10 (0.78%) CMS
10 10 (0.78%) Commerce Server
10 10 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
10 10 (0.78%) IBM HTTP Server
10 10 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
11 8 (0.63%) Apache Pig
12 7 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (0.47%) SAS
13 6 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 147 (11.48%) MS Excel
1 147 (11.48%) MS Office
2 40 (3.13%) MS Project
3 31 (2.42%) MS Visio
4 21 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.16%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.078%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 34 (2.66%) Remedy ITSM
2 10 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
3 9 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (0.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 8 (0.63%) Fredhopper
5 7 (0.55%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (0.55%) Oracle Financials
5 7 (0.55%) Oracle Payables
5 7 (0.55%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 7 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.47%) Infor M3
7 5 (0.39%) Staffware
8 4 (0.31%) Primavera
9 2 (0.16%) assyst
9 2 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
10 1 (0.078%) Changepoint
10 1 (0.078%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.078%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.078%) Northgate Housing
10 1 (0.078%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 68 (5.31%) IaaS
2 63 (4.92%) Office 365
3 49 (3.83%) PaaS
4 47 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 28 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
6 15 (1.17%) SaaS
7 9 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (0.70%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.16%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.078%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.078%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 105 (8.20%) Firewall
2 85 (6.64%) DNS
3 76 (5.94%) TCP/IP
4 69 (5.39%) LAN
5 65 (5.08%) SAN
6 63 (4.92%) DHCP
7 51 (3.98%) WAN
8 48 (3.75%) Internet
9 47 (3.67%) VPN
10 44 (3.44%) Cisco Nexus
11 41 (3.20%) MPLS
12 40 (3.13%) VoIP
13 35 (2.73%) Wi-Fi
14 30 (2.34%) IPsec
14 30 (2.34%) SSL
15 27 (2.11%) LTE
15 27 (2.11%) Network Security
16 24 (1.88%) 3G
16 24 (1.88%) Cisco ASA
16 24 (1.88%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (2.97%) Oracle Database
2 31 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
2 31 (2.42%) SQL Server
3 30 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
4 23 (1.80%) Hadoop
5 20 (1.56%) DB2
6 18 (1.41%) Oracle BI EE
7 14 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
8 12 (0.94%) Big Data
8 12 (0.94%) Relational Database
8 12 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (0.78%) QlikView
10 9 (0.70%) MySQL
10 9 (0.70%) Oracle Database 10g
10 9 (0.70%) Oracle Database 12c
10 9 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
11 8 (0.63%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 8 (0.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 7 (0.55%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 42 (3.28%) JIRA
2 22 (1.72%) Jenkins
3 18 (1.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 18 (1.41%) Rational DOORS
4 17 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (1.25%) Selenium
6 15 (1.17%) Artifactory
7 14 (1.09%) Git (software)
7 14 (1.09%) Subversion
8 11 (0.86%) Checkstyle
8 11 (0.86%) FindBugs
8 11 (0.86%) Gradle
8 11 (0.86%) JUnit
9 10 (0.78%) Cucumber
9 10 (0.78%) Oracle APEX
10 8 (0.63%) Maven
10 8 (0.63%) MSI
10 8 (0.63%) Toad
11 6 (0.47%) Visual Studio
12 5 (0.39%) Ant
General
1 183 (14.30%) Finance
2 147 (11.48%) Telecoms
3 37 (2.89%) Retail
4 29 (2.27%) Back Office
5 19 (1.48%) Banking
6 15 (1.17%) Billing
7 12 (0.94%) Manufacturing
7 12 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
8 11 (0.86%) Legal
9 10 (0.78%) Automotive
10 9 (0.70%) Marketing
11 7 (0.55%) Advertising
11 7 (0.55%) German Language
11 7 (0.55%) Local Government
12 6 (0.47%) French Language
12 6 (0.47%) Front Office
12 6 (0.47%) Military
13 5 (0.39%) Electronics
13 5 (0.39%) Korean Language
14 4 (0.31%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 301 (23.52%) Analyst
2 99 (7.73%) Service Analyst
3 97 (7.58%) Service Manager
4 79 (6.17%) Project Manager
5 78 (6.09%) Architect
6 74 (5.78%) Service Desk Analyst
7 63 (4.92%) Support Engineer
8 60 (4.69%) Consultant
9 59 (4.61%) Support Analyst
10 57 (4.45%) Business Analyst
11 55 (4.30%) Developer
12 50 (3.91%) Network Engineer
13 41 (3.20%) IT Analyst
13 41 (3.20%) IT Manager
14 36 (2.81%) Administrator
15 34 (2.66%) Applications Support
15 34 (2.66%) IT Support
16 32 (2.50%) ITIL Manager
17 31 (2.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 31 (2.42%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (3.28%) XML
2 34 (2.66%) HTML
3 33 (2.58%) Middleware
4 31 (2.42%) Web Services
5 30 (2.34%) CSS
6 24 (1.88%) Ajax
7 19 (1.48%) .NET
7 19 (1.48%) ActiveMQ
8 16 (1.25%) Spring
9 14 (1.09%) jQuery
10 11 (0.86%) 802.1X
10 11 (0.86%) J2EE
10 11 (0.86%) JSON
11 10 (0.78%) Apache Camel
11 10 (0.78%) Entity Framework
12 9 (0.70%) Hibernate
12 9 (0.70%) NHibernate
12 9 (0.70%) WebCenter
13 8 (0.63%) .NET Framework
13 8 (0.63%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 111 (8.67%) Management Information System
2 105 (8.20%) Data Centre
3 85 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
4 55 (4.30%) CMDB
5 24 (1.88%) Smart Meter
6 22 (1.72%) PKI
7 21 (1.64%) Clustering
8 18 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
9 17 (1.33%) Driving Licence
10 15 (1.17%) Computer Science
10 15 (1.17%) Cryptography
11 13 (1.02%) BYOD
11 13 (1.02%) Data Protection Act
11 13 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
12 12 (0.94%) Data Integration
12 12 (0.94%) Mainframe
12 12 (0.94%) Replication
12 12 (0.94%) Statistics
13 11 (0.86%) Blackberry
14 10 (0.78%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 308 (24.06%) Windows
2 158 (12.34%) Linux
3 96 (7.50%) Windows Server
4 95 (7.42%) Unix
5 72 (5.63%) Windows 7
6 71 (5.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 66 (5.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 56 (4.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 33 (2.58%) AIX
10 28 (2.19%) Windows Server 2003
11 27 (2.11%) Solaris
12 26 (2.03%) Windows 10
13 25 (1.95%) Windows XP
14 21 (1.64%) CentOS
15 9 (0.70%) Oracle Linux
15 9 (0.70%) Windows 8
16 7 (0.55%) Data ONTAP
16 7 (0.55%) Mac OS X
17 6 (0.47%) MVS
17 6 (0.47%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 353 (27.58%) Service Management
2 215 (16.80%) ITIL V3
3 192 (15.00%) Project Management
4 169 (13.20%) Service Delivery
5 163 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
6 161 (12.58%) PRINCE2
7 130 (10.16%) ITSM
8 126 (9.84%) Change Management
9 122 (9.53%) Service Design
10 112 (8.75%) Incident Management
10 112 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
11 90 (7.03%) Problem Management
12 82 (6.41%) Configuration Management
13 66 (5.16%) Migration
14 59 (4.61%) Scrum
15 51 (3.98%) Analytics
16 48 (3.75%) Release Management
17 46 (3.59%) Business Intelligence
17 46 (3.59%) Continuous Improvement
18 45 (3.52%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 126 (9.84%) SQL
2 61 (4.77%) JavaScript
3 56 (4.38%) Java
4 53 (4.14%) Perl
5 47 (3.67%) PowerShell
6 27 (2.11%) Python
6 27 (2.11%) Shell Script
7 18 (1.41%) Bash Shell
8 17 (1.33%) VBScript
9 15 (1.17%) PHP
9 15 (1.17%) Ruby
10 12 (0.94%) C
11 11 (0.86%) C#
11 11 (0.86%) VB
12 9 (0.70%) C++
12 9 (0.70%) PL/SQL
13 8 (0.63%) T-SQL
14 6 (0.47%) TypeScript
14 6 (0.47%) VBA
15 2 (0.16%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 258 (20.16%) Security Cleared
2 210 (16.41%) SC Cleared
3 149 (11.64%) ITIL Certification
4 95 (7.42%) Cisco Certification
5 91 (7.11%) Degree
6 67 (5.23%) CCNA
7 65 (5.08%) DV Cleared
8 57 (4.45%) Microsoft Certification
9 56 (4.38%) CCNP
10 36 (2.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 33 (2.58%) MCSE
12 29 (2.27%) CCIE
12 29 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 27 (2.11%) CISSP
14 26 (2.03%) MCP
15 21 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 18 (1.41%) PMI Certification
17 16 (1.25%) ISEB
18 12 (0.94%) PMP
19 11 (0.86%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 167 (13.05%) SLA
2 41 (3.20%) PCI DSS
3 36 (2.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 32 (2.50%) QA
5 15 (1.17%) JSP 440
6 14 (1.09%) Disclosure Scotland
7 13 (1.02%) COBIT
8 10 (0.78%) ISO 9001
9 9 (0.70%) Data Quality
10 6 (0.47%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 5 (0.39%) ISO 9000
12 4 (0.31%) COSO
12 4 (0.31%) ISO22301
12 4 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 4 (0.31%) SAS 70
13 2 (0.16%) ISAE 3402
13 2 (0.16%) SSAE 16
14 1 (0.078%) ISO 14001
14 1 (0.078%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 1 (0.078%) RMADS
System Software
1 170 (13.28%) Active Directory
2 102 (7.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (3.83%) vSphere
4 28 (2.19%) Hyper-V
5 23 (1.80%) XenApp
6 20 (1.56%) vCloud
7 18 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
7 18 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
8 17 (1.33%) Virtual Desktop
9 9 (0.70%) Docker
9 9 (0.70%) Firmware
10 8 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
12 5 (0.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 5 (0.39%) VMware ESX
12 5 (0.39%) XenDesktop
13 4 (0.31%) BitLocker
13 4 (0.31%) HDFS
13 4 (0.31%) Terminal Services
14 3 (0.23%) KVM
Systems Management
1 70 (5.47%) SCCM
2 51 (3.98%) Puppet
3 47 (3.67%) SCOM
4 21 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (1.09%) Tivoli
6 12 (0.94%) NetBackup
6 12 (0.94%) WSUS
7 11 (0.86%) SCSM
8 10 (0.78%) EMC NetWorker
8 10 (0.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 9 (0.70%) Ambari
9 9 (0.70%) Cisco CUCM
9 9 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
9 9 (0.70%) OVSD
9 9 (0.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 9 (0.70%) vRealize
9 9 (0.70%) ZABBIX
10 8 (0.63%) Ansible
10 8 (0.63%) CA Spectrum
10 8 (0.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 283 (22.11%) Microsoft
2 168 (13.13%) VMware
3 165 (12.89%) Cisco
4 101 (7.89%) Oracle
5 99 (7.73%) HP
6 80 (6.25%) Remedy
7 64 (5.00%) ServiceNow
8 60 (4.69%) Citrix
8 60 (4.69%) Red Hat
9 48 (3.75%) BMC
10 37 (2.89%) Ericsson
10 37 (2.89%) SAP
11 36 (2.81%) F5
12 34 (2.66%) Juniper
13 33 (2.58%) CA
13 33 (2.58%) IBM
14 32 (2.50%) CheckPoint
15 27 (2.11%) EMC
16 26 (2.03%) NetApp
17 22 (1.72%) Symantec
Oxfordshire
The One Group
Rate: Market related
Posted: 17 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Montash
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Montash
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
FT Select
Rate: From £400 to £408 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Networkers
Rate: £800 - £875 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Harris Global
Rate: From £400 to £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: £15 - £16 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Networkers
Rate: £10.86 - £13.28 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Montash
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Montash
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £50 - £55 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
LA International
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
WestPoint Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
FDM Group
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £15 - £20 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £500 - £550 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Great benefits, see below.
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Colston Consulting
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Valis IT
Rate: From £150 to £200 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Middlesex
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £500 - £550 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £500 - £575 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago