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 22 February 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
22 Feb 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 615 721 718
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.04% 8.24% 7.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.94% 10.13% 9.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 411 367
Median daily rate £425 £350 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -8.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £156 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 49 47
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.41 £10.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.95 £53.10 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.25 £15.67
% change year-on-year
-7.24% +10.10%

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
6185 7114 7546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.81% 81.31% 79.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3650 4401 4125
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 276 249
Median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +40.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.03 £61.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +7 239 £463 +32.28% 32
Berkshire -10 143 £356 -1.72% 18
Buckinghamshire +11 82 £358 -8.33% 9
Surrey -11 52 £454 +17.85% 17
Oxfordshire -7 36 £150 +7.14% 6
West Sussex -5 25 £425 +63.46% 6
Kent 0 10 £413 +10.00% 1
Middlesex +4 7 £500 +29.03% 1
East Sussex 0 4 £275 +23.59% 7
M4 Corridor +5 1 £500 +73.91%
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 368 (30.09%) Service Management
2 320 (26.17%) Security Cleared
3 286 (23.39%) Microsoft
4 285 (23.30%) Windows
5 277 (22.65%) SC Cleared
6 228 (18.64%) ITIL V3
7 216 (17.66%) Project Management
8 182 (14.88%) VMware
9 177 (14.47%) PRINCE2
10 175 (14.31%) Active Directory
11 171 (13.98%) Telecoms
12 165 (13.49%) Cisco
13 143 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
14 141 (11.53%) Finance
15 134 (10.96%) Service Delivery
15 134 (10.96%) MS Excel
16 133 (10.87%) SLA
17 130 (10.63%) Linux
17 130 (10.63%) Firewall
18 123 (10.06%) Service Design
19 122 (9.98%) ITIL Certification
20 120 (9.81%) Management Information System
21 118 (9.65%) Change Management
22 117 (9.57%) Remedy
22 117 (9.57%) Degree
23 113 (9.24%) MS Office
24 107 (8.75%) ITSM
25 104 (8.50%) Windows Server
26 103 (8.42%) IaaS
26 103 (8.42%) Incident 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 42 (3.43%) MS Exchange
2 41 (3.35%) Skype for Business
3 34 (2.78%) Apache
4 32 (2.62%) SharePoint
5 29 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2010
6 23 (1.88%) Tomcat
7 20 (1.64%) IIS
8 18 (1.47%) JBoss
9 17 (1.39%) WebLogic
10 12 (0.98%) WebSphere
11 10 (0.82%) SAS
11 10 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
12 8 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
13 7 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
13 7 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 5 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 5 (0.41%) Commerce Server
14 5 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
14 5 (0.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 5 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 134 (10.96%) MS Excel
2 113 (9.24%) MS Office
3 73 (5.97%) MS Project
4 21 (1.72%) MS Visio
5 18 (1.47%) 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 10 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (0.57%) Oracle Financials
3 7 (0.57%) Oracle Payables
3 7 (0.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 7 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 4 (0.33%) Fredhopper
4 4 (0.33%) Infor M3
4 4 (0.33%) Staffware
5 3 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.16%) assyst
6 2 (0.16%) Maximo
7 1 (0.082%) Changepoint
7 1 (0.082%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.082%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.082%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.082%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 103 (8.42%) IaaS
2 73 (5.97%) PaaS
3 54 (4.42%) Office 365
4 39 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
5 29 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
6 27 (2.21%) SaaS
7 13 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (0.82%) SuccessFactors
9 6 (0.49%) OneDrive
10 3 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.16%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (0.16%) SoftLayer
12 1 (0.082%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.082%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 130 (10.63%) Firewall
2 97 (7.93%) LAN
3 88 (7.20%) WAN
4 66 (5.40%) DNS
5 60 (4.91%) TCP/IP
6 54 (4.42%) Wi-Fi
7 53 (4.33%) MPLS
8 50 (4.09%) DHCP
9 48 (3.92%) VoIP
10 44 (3.60%) SAN
10 44 (3.60%) Wireless
11 43 (3.52%) VPN
12 40 (3.27%) LTE
13 37 (3.03%) VoLTE
14 35 (2.86%) Internet
15 32 (2.62%) Cisco Nexus
16 28 (2.29%) Network Security
16 28 (2.29%) Skype
17 26 (2.13%) 3G
18 22 (1.80%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (2.62%) SQL Server
2 22 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (1.80%) Oracle Database
3 20 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (1.31%) Hadoop
5 13 (1.06%) DB2
6 10 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (0.65%) Big Data
8 8 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (0.57%) Oracle Database 12c
9 7 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (0.49%) NoSQL
10 6 (0.49%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (0.49%) Relational Database
11 5 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (0.41%) MySQL
11 5 (0.41%) Star Schema
12 4 (0.33%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 27 (2.21%) JIRA
2 15 (1.23%) Jenkins
3 13 (1.06%) Git (software)
4 12 (0.98%) Rational DOORS
4 12 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (0.74%) Checkstyle
5 9 (0.74%) FindBugs
5 9 (0.74%) JUnit
5 9 (0.74%) Selenium
6 8 (0.65%) Cucumber
7 7 (0.57%) Gradle
7 7 (0.57%) Subversion
8 6 (0.49%) Artifactory
9 5 (0.41%) Maven
10 4 (0.33%) Ant
10 4 (0.33%) ClearCase
10 4 (0.33%) ClearQuest
10 4 (0.33%) Oracle APEX
10 4 (0.33%) Toad
General
1 171 (13.98%) Telecoms
2 141 (11.53%) Finance
3 29 (2.37%) Back Office
4 27 (2.21%) Retail
5 19 (1.55%) Billing
6 17 (1.39%) Banking
7 15 (1.23%) Legal
8 10 (0.82%) Local Government
8 10 (0.82%) Manufacturing
9 8 (0.65%) Advertising
10 7 (0.57%) French Language
10 7 (0.57%) Marketing
10 7 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (0.49%) Aerospace
11 6 (0.49%) Automotive
11 6 (0.49%) Spanish Language
12 5 (0.41%) Front Office
13 4 (0.33%) Electronics
14 3 (0.25%) German Language
15 2 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 219 (17.91%) Analyst
2 111 (9.08%) Project Manager
3 92 (7.52%) Architect
4 86 (7.03%) Service Manager
5 66 (5.40%) Service Analyst
6 59 (4.82%) Network Engineer
7 57 (4.66%) Support Analyst
8 55 (4.50%) Service Desk Analyst
9 48 (3.92%) Consultant
10 47 (3.84%) IT Manager
10 47 (3.84%) Support Engineer
11 44 (3.60%) IT Analyst
12 39 (3.19%) Business Analyst
13 38 (3.11%) Incident Manager
14 36 (2.94%) Voice Project Manager
15 35 (2.86%) IT Support
16 28 (2.29%) Developer
17 27 (2.21%) Desktop Support
18 25 (2.04%) Delivery Manager
18 25 (2.04%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (3.19%) XML
2 24 (1.96%) Middleware
2 24 (1.96%) SOAP
3 22 (1.80%) RESTful
4 21 (1.72%) HTML
5 18 (1.47%) Web Services
6 15 (1.23%) CSS
7 12 (0.98%) .NET
8 11 (0.90%) ActiveMQ
9 8 (0.65%) Ajax
9 8 (0.65%) Apache Camel
9 8 (0.65%) Spring
10 7 (0.57%) Hibernate
10 7 (0.57%) NHibernate
10 7 (0.57%) SAP Basis
11 6 (0.49%) 802.1X
11 6 (0.49%) CGI
11 6 (0.49%) J2EE
11 6 (0.49%) JSON
11 6 (0.49%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 120 (9.81%) Management Information System
2 92 (7.52%) Data Centre
3 72 (5.89%) Analytical Skills
4 62 (5.07%) CMDB
5 26 (2.13%) Computer Science
6 20 (1.64%) Driving Licence
7 18 (1.47%) Public Cloud
8 17 (1.39%) PMI
9 15 (1.23%) PKI
10 14 (1.14%) Blackberry
10 14 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (1.06%) Clustering
11 13 (1.06%) Smart Meter
12 11 (0.90%) CESG
12 11 (0.90%) Mainframe
13 9 (0.74%) BYOD
13 9 (0.74%) NHS
14 8 (0.65%) Learning Management System
14 8 (0.65%) User Experience
14 8 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 285 (23.30%) Windows
2 130 (10.63%) Linux
3 104 (8.50%) Windows Server
4 80 (6.54%) Windows 7
5 79 (6.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 68 (5.56%) Unix
6 68 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 40 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 37 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
9 26 (2.13%) Windows 10
10 17 (1.39%) AIX
10 17 (1.39%) CentOS
11 14 (1.14%) Windows 8
11 14 (1.14%) Windows XP
12 11 (0.90%) Solaris
13 10 (0.82%) Android
14 9 (0.74%) Windows Vista
15 5 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
15 5 (0.41%) Windows NT
15 5 (0.41%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 368 (30.09%) Service Management
2 228 (18.64%) ITIL V3
3 216 (17.66%) Project Management
4 177 (14.47%) PRINCE2
5 143 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
6 134 (10.96%) Service Delivery
7 123 (10.06%) Service Design
8 118 (9.65%) Change Management
9 107 (8.75%) ITSM
10 103 (8.42%) Incident Management
11 77 (6.30%) Configuration Management
12 76 (6.21%) Stakeholder Management
13 61 (4.99%) Migration
14 59 (4.82%) Scrum
15 58 (4.74%) Problem Management
16 54 (4.42%) Analytics
17 48 (3.92%) Waterfall
18 45 (3.68%) Root Cause Analysis
19 44 (3.60%) Release Management
20 39 (3.19%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 73 (5.97%) SQL
2 63 (5.15%) PowerShell
3 28 (2.29%) VBScript
4 26 (2.13%) Java
4 26 (2.13%) Perl
5 21 (1.72%) JavaScript
6 19 (1.55%) Python
7 17 (1.39%) Shell Script
8 11 (0.90%) C
8 11 (0.90%) Ruby
8 11 (0.90%) VB
9 7 (0.57%) Bash Shell
9 7 (0.57%) PHP
10 6 (0.49%) C#
10 6 (0.49%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.25%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.16%) ActionScript
12 2 (0.16%) ActionScript 2.0
12 2 (0.16%) ActionScript 3.0
13 1 (0.082%) Korn
Qualifications
1 320 (26.17%) Security Cleared
2 277 (22.65%) SC Cleared
3 122 (9.98%) ITIL Certification
4 117 (9.57%) Degree
5 101 (8.26%) Cisco Certification
6 70 (5.72%) Microsoft Certification
7 61 (4.99%) CCNP
8 54 (4.42%) CCNA
9 53 (4.33%) DV Cleared
10 39 (3.19%) CCIE
11 36 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 34 (2.78%) PMI Certification
13 31 (2.53%) MCSA
14 26 (2.13%) MCSE
15 25 (2.04%) CISSP
16 23 (1.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 22 (1.80%) MCITP
17 22 (1.80%) MCP
17 22 (1.80%) PMP
18 21 (1.72%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 133 (10.87%) SLA
2 36 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 31 (2.53%) PCI DSS
4 26 (2.13%) QA
5 13 (1.06%) COBIT
6 12 (0.98%) Disclosure Scotland
7 11 (0.90%) Data Quality
7 11 (0.90%) ISO22301
8 7 (0.57%) JSP 440
9 4 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 3 (0.25%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 2 (0.16%) COSO
11 2 (0.16%) EFQM
11 2 (0.16%) GAMP
11 2 (0.16%) GxP
11 2 (0.16%) HIPAA
11 2 (0.16%) ISO 9000
11 2 (0.16%) ISO27002
11 2 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.16%) SAS 70
System Software
1 175 (14.31%) Active Directory
2 89 (7.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (3.68%) vSphere
4 24 (1.96%) Hyper-V
5 23 (1.88%) vCloud
6 16 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
7 15 (1.23%) VMware ESX
8 12 (0.98%) Microsoft App-V
9 10 (0.82%) Docker
9 10 (0.82%) XenApp
10 8 (0.65%) Virtual Desktop
11 7 (0.57%) UAG
12 6 (0.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 5 (0.41%) Forefront TMG
13 5 (0.41%) ISA Server
13 5 (0.41%) XenDesktop
14 4 (0.33%) HDFS
14 4 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
14 4 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 57 (4.66%) SCCM
2 43 (3.52%) Puppet
3 23 (1.88%) FortiGate
4 19 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (1.55%) WSUS
5 17 (1.39%) SCOM
6 10 (0.82%) Tivoli
6 10 (0.82%) vRealize
7 9 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 8 (0.65%) CA Spectrum
8 8 (0.65%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 8 (0.65%) NetBackup
9 7 (0.57%) AirWatch
9 7 (0.57%) Ansible
9 7 (0.57%) BladeLogic
9 7 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
9 7 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
9 7 (0.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 7 (0.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 6 (0.49%) SCSM
Vendors
1 286 (23.39%) Microsoft
2 182 (14.88%) VMware
3 165 (13.49%) Cisco
4 117 (9.57%) Remedy
5 93 (7.60%) HP
6 70 (5.72%) Oracle
7 57 (4.66%) CA
8 55 (4.50%) CheckPoint
8 55 (4.50%) ServiceNow
9 53 (4.33%) Juniper
10 51 (4.17%) Ericsson
11 46 (3.76%) F5
12 44 (3.60%) Citrix
12 44 (3.60%) Red Hat
13 43 (3.52%) BMC
14 38 (3.11%) SAP
15 28 (2.29%) NetApp
16 25 (2.04%) IBM
17 21 (1.72%) Aruba
17 21 (1.72%) Huawei
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