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 25 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 15 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 736 756 696
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.35% 8.00% 7.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.37% 10.08% 10.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 370 367
Median daily rate £375 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £190 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 73 56
Median hourly rate £21.08 £15.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.37 £11.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £24.40 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.67 £15.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
+37.76% -5.00%
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
7094 7500 6928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.52% 79.41% 75.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4343 4350 3832
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 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 251 262
Median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.81 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +1 209 £350 -3.44% 43
Berkshire -3 190 £375 -6.25% 27
Buckinghamshire -1 110 £388 +10.78% 12
Surrey +12 96 £400 -5.32% 28
West Sussex -6 41 £378 +7.85% 9
Oxfordshire -7 28 £310 +3.33% 11
Kent +20 23 £418 -12.10% 2
East Sussex -1 12 £456 +225.89% 3
Middlesex -10 7 £450 +16.27%
M4 Corridor -7 1 £363 -
Sussex - 1 £525 -
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 433 (28.73%) Windows
2 385 (25.55%) Service Management
3 382 (25.35%) Microsoft
4 295 (19.58%) Security Cleared
5 249 (16.52%) Project Management
6 246 (16.32%) Linux
7 241 (15.99%) Active Directory
8 239 (15.86%) Finance
9 233 (15.46%) ITIL V3
10 231 (15.33%) SC Cleared
11 211 (14.00%) SLA
12 210 (13.93%) Cisco
12 210 (13.93%) VMware
13 202 (13.40%) PRINCE2
14 199 (13.21%) Service Delivery
15 196 (13.01%) MS Excel
16 189 (12.54%) Change Management
17 182 (12.08%) Telecoms
18 170 (11.28%) ITIL Certification
19 169 (11.21%) Windows Server
20 168 (11.15%) SQL
21 160 (10.62%) Firewall
22 157 (10.42%) MS Office
23 153 (10.15%) Data Centre
24 148 (9.82%) Incident Management
25 131 (8.69%) ITSM
26 129 (8.56%) HP
27 128 (8.49%) DNS
28 126 (8.36%) Problem Management
29 125 (8.29%) Management Information System

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 63 (4.18%) MS Exchange
2 57 (3.78%) IIS
3 42 (2.79%) SharePoint
4 33 (2.19%) Apache
4 33 (2.19%) Tomcat
5 31 (2.06%) JBoss
6 25 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2010
7 20 (1.33%) CMS
8 18 (1.19%) Skype for Business
9 16 (1.06%) WebLogic
10 13 (0.86%) WebSphere
11 11 (0.73%) IBM Notes
11 11 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
12 10 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
13 5 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
14 4 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
14 4 (0.27%) OpenStack
15 3 (0.20%) Live Communications Server
16 2 (0.13%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 196 (13.01%) MS Excel
2 157 (10.42%) MS Office
3 53 (3.52%) MS Project
4 34 (2.26%) MS Visio
5 23 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.53%) Acrobat
6 8 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.13%) QuarkXPress
8 1 (0.066%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 34 (2.26%) Remedy ITSM
2 12 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.46%) Remedy AR System
4 5 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.33%) Primavera
5 3 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.13%) assyst
6 2 (0.13%) Maximo
6 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.066%) Magento
7 1 (0.066%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.066%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.066%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.066%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (0.066%) Sage 1000
7 1 (0.066%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.066%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 48 (3.19%) Office 365
2 37 (2.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (1.13%) IaaS
4 16 (1.06%) SaaS
5 12 (0.80%) PaaS
6 5 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.27%) OneDrive
7 4 (0.27%) Yammer
8 2 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 2 (0.13%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 160 (10.62%) Firewall
2 128 (8.49%) DNS
3 110 (7.30%) TCP/IP
4 100 (6.64%) WAN
5 97 (6.44%) LAN
6 90 (5.97%) SAN
7 87 (5.77%) Internet
8 86 (5.71%) DHCP
9 79 (5.24%) SSL
10 72 (4.78%) VPN
11 60 (3.98%) Cisco Nexus
12 55 (3.65%) MPLS
13 49 (3.25%) Wireless
14 40 (2.65%) Ethernet
15 37 (2.46%) IPsec
16 35 (2.32%) 3G
17 34 (2.26%) VoIP
18 31 (2.06%) 4G
19 29 (1.92%) Network Security
19 29 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (7.23%) SQL Server
2 35 (2.32%) Oracle Database
3 33 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
4 24 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (1.46%) Oracle BI EE
6 21 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 18 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
8 13 (0.86%) DB2
8 13 (0.86%) Relational Database
9 12 (0.80%) BusinessObjects
10 11 (0.73%) Big Data
11 10 (0.66%) MySQL
11 10 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
11 10 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (0.53%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 8 (0.53%) Oracle Database 10g
13 7 (0.46%) MongoDB
13 7 (0.46%) Oracle Database 12c
14 6 (0.40%) Hadoop
14 6 (0.40%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 23 (1.53%) JIRA
2 18 (1.19%) Artifactory
2 18 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 18 (1.19%) Git (software)
2 18 (1.19%) Gradle
3 16 (1.06%) Selenium
4 13 (0.86%) Sonatype Nexus
5 12 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (0.73%) Rational DOORS
6 11 (0.73%) Visual Studio
7 10 (0.66%) JUnit
7 10 (0.66%) Oracle APEX
7 10 (0.66%) Subversion
8 9 (0.60%) Checkstyle
8 9 (0.60%) Cucumber
8 9 (0.60%) FindBugs
8 9 (0.60%) Log4j
8 9 (0.60%) Maven
8 9 (0.60%) TortoiseSVN
9 7 (0.46%) SpecFlow
General
1 239 (15.86%) Finance
2 182 (12.08%) Telecoms
3 37 (2.46%) Retail
4 26 (1.73%) Front Office
5 23 (1.53%) Billing
6 21 (1.39%) Back Office
7 19 (1.26%) Marketing
8 18 (1.19%) Manufacturing
9 16 (1.06%) Banking
10 15 (1.00%) Legal
11 14 (0.93%) Military
12 13 (0.86%) Electronics
12 13 (0.86%) Local Government
13 11 (0.73%) Spanish Language
14 10 (0.66%) Publishing
15 6 (0.40%) Advertising
16 4 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.20%) Portuguese Language
18 2 (0.13%) Investment Banking
18 2 (0.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 330 (21.90%) Analyst
2 133 (8.83%) Service Manager
3 107 (7.10%) Support Engineer
4 103 (6.83%) Project Manager
5 96 (6.37%) Architect
6 95 (6.30%) Service Analyst
7 85 (5.64%) Support Analyst
8 71 (4.71%) Consultant
9 68 (4.51%) Network Engineer
10 65 (4.31%) Administrator
10 65 (4.31%) Service Desk Analyst
11 52 (3.45%) IT Manager
11 52 (3.45%) ITIL Manager
12 50 (3.32%) Developer
13 47 (3.12%) Business Analyst
14 46 (3.05%) IT Analyst
15 45 (2.99%) Incident Manager
15 45 (2.99%) Services Delivery Manager
16 44 (2.92%) Transition Manager
17 42 (2.79%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (2.99%) Web Services
1 45 (2.99%) XML
2 34 (2.26%) HTML
3 31 (2.06%) CSS
4 28 (1.86%) .NET
5 21 (1.39%) jQuery
6 19 (1.26%) Ajax
7 18 (1.19%) Middleware
8 14 (0.93%) J2SE
9 13 (0.86%) 802.1X
9 13 (0.86%) ASP.NET
9 13 (0.86%) Hibernate
10 11 (0.73%) J2EE
11 10 (0.66%) .NET Framework
11 10 (0.66%) ActiveMQ
11 10 (0.66%) NHibernate
11 10 (0.66%) XML Schema
11 10 (0.66%) XSLT
12 9 (0.60%) Apache Camel
12 9 (0.60%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 153 (10.15%) Data Centre
2 125 (8.29%) Management Information System
3 88 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
4 50 (3.32%) Clustering
5 38 (2.52%) CMDB
6 35 (2.32%) Smart Meter
7 32 (2.12%) Computer Science
8 30 (1.99%) Driving Licence
9 24 (1.59%) EMC VNX
10 20 (1.33%) Blackberry
10 20 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
11 17 (1.13%) PKI
12 16 (1.06%) RSA SecurID
13 15 (1.00%) Client/Server
13 15 (1.00%) Virtual Team
14 13 (0.86%) FlexPod
14 13 (0.86%) Replication
15 12 (0.80%) Mathematics
15 12 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
16 11 (0.73%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 433 (28.73%) Windows
2 246 (16.32%) Linux
3 169 (11.21%) Windows Server
4 113 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 110 (7.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 88 (5.84%) Windows 7
7 86 (5.71%) Unix
8 56 (3.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 55 (3.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 45 (2.99%) Windows XP
11 32 (2.12%) AIX
12 20 (1.33%) CentOS
13 19 (1.26%) Windows 10
14 18 (1.19%) Data ONTAP
14 18 (1.19%) Solaris
15 13 (0.86%) Ubuntu
16 12 (0.80%) Apple iOS
16 12 (0.80%) Windows 8
17 8 (0.53%) Windows NT
18 7 (0.46%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 385 (25.55%) Service Management
2 249 (16.52%) Project Management
3 233 (15.46%) ITIL V3
4 202 (13.40%) PRINCE2
5 199 (13.21%) Service Delivery
6 189 (12.54%) Change Management
7 148 (9.82%) Incident Management
8 131 (8.69%) ITSM
9 126 (8.36%) Problem Management
10 125 (8.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 115 (7.63%) Agile Software Development
12 80 (5.31%) Service Design
13 77 (5.11%) Configuration Management
14 65 (4.31%) Release Management
15 63 (4.18%) Disaster Recovery
16 61 (4.05%) Change Control
16 61 (4.05%) CRM
17 58 (3.85%) Information Security
18 50 (3.32%) Business Intelligence
19 48 (3.19%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 168 (11.15%) SQL
2 69 (4.58%) Java
2 69 (4.58%) Perl
3 63 (4.18%) PowerShell
4 56 (3.72%) Python
5 43 (2.85%) JavaScript
6 36 (2.39%) VBScript
7 33 (2.19%) Bash Shell
8 26 (1.73%) C
8 26 (1.73%) Shell Script
9 25 (1.66%) PHP
10 22 (1.46%) C#
10 22 (1.46%) T-SQL
11 20 (1.33%) Ruby
12 17 (1.13%) VB
13 12 (0.80%) PL/SQL
14 7 (0.46%) TypeScript
15 6 (0.40%) C++
16 5 (0.33%) Jython
17 4 (0.27%) AWK
Qualifications
1 295 (19.58%) Security Cleared
2 231 (15.33%) SC Cleared
3 170 (11.28%) ITIL Certification
4 119 (7.90%) Degree
5 105 (6.97%) Microsoft Certification
6 97 (6.44%) Cisco Certification
7 61 (4.05%) DV Cleared
8 56 (3.72%) MCSE
9 55 (3.65%) CCNP
10 47 (3.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 41 (2.72%) CCNA
12 32 (2.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 31 (2.06%) CISSP
14 30 (1.99%) MCITP
15 27 (1.79%) MCTS
15 27 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 23 (1.53%) MCP
17 21 (1.39%) ISEB
18 19 (1.26%) MCSA
18 19 (1.26%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 211 (14.00%) SLA
2 58 (3.85%) PCI DSS
3 42 (2.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 35 (2.32%) COBIT
5 28 (1.86%) ISO 9001
5 28 (1.86%) QA
6 18 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 12 (0.80%) Disclosure Scotland
8 11 (0.73%) JSP 440
9 5 (0.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 5 (0.33%) ISAE 3402
9 5 (0.33%) ISO27005
10 4 (0.27%) PMBOK
11 3 (0.20%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 3 (0.20%) COSO
11 3 (0.20%) SAS 70
12 2 (0.13%) ISO 9000
12 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 2 (0.13%) RMADS
12 2 (0.13%) TickIT
System Software
1 241 (15.99%) Active Directory
2 119 (7.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (3.92%) Hyper-V
4 57 (3.78%) vSphere
5 38 (2.52%) XenApp
6 30 (1.99%) VMware ESXi
7 27 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
7 27 (1.79%) VMware ESX
8 17 (1.13%) UAG
9 15 (1.00%) Terminal Services
10 14 (0.93%) XenDesktop
11 13 (0.86%) NFS
12 12 (0.80%) Firmware
13 10 (0.66%) Terminal Server
14 8 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
14 8 (0.53%) Virtual Desktop
15 7 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
16 6 (0.40%) BitLocker
17 5 (0.33%) KVM
17 5 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 80 (5.31%) SCCM
2 35 (2.32%) Puppet
3 31 (2.06%) SCOM
4 21 (1.39%) Nagios
4 21 (1.39%) WSUS
5 19 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (1.19%) Failover Clustering
6 18 (1.19%) NetBackup
7 16 (1.06%) Cisco Prime
8 15 (1.00%) Simpana
9 14 (0.93%) Backup Exec
9 14 (0.93%) OVSD
10 12 (0.80%) SCVMM
11 11 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
11 11 (0.73%) SolarWinds Orion
11 11 (0.73%) Tivoli
12 10 (0.66%) EMC NetWorker
12 10 (0.66%) Microsoft Clustering
12 10 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
13 8 (0.53%) DameWare
Vendors
1 382 (25.35%) Microsoft
2 210 (13.93%) Cisco
2 210 (13.93%) VMware
3 129 (8.56%) HP
4 115 (7.63%) Oracle
5 100 (6.64%) Remedy
6 89 (5.91%) Citrix
7 59 (3.92%) Red Hat
8 55 (3.65%) EMC
9 49 (3.25%) Juniper
10 48 (3.19%) CheckPoint
11 46 (3.05%) ServiceNow
12 42 (2.79%) IBM
13 39 (2.59%) F5
14 37 (2.46%) SAP
15 35 (2.32%) NetApp
16 33 (2.19%) BMC
17 31 (2.06%) Palo Alto
18 22 (1.46%) Symantec
19 20 (1.33%) SolarWinds
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