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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 17 13 21
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Contract jobs citing ITIL 794 849 722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.25% 8.56% 7.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.37% 10.99% 10.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 467 415 343
Median daily rate £370 £353 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.96% +2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £210 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 71 78
Median hourly rate £16.88 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £30.00 £53.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -6.06%
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
7655 7727 7084
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.52% 77.86% 74.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4702 4357 3939
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 283 282
Median hourly rate £37.00 £33.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £12.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

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 3 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 3 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 3 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
Berkshire +4 235 £353 -11.87% 37
Hampshire -1 209 £350 -0.70% 35
Buckinghamshire -6 116 £411 +17.92% 17
Surrey -2 97 £385 +40.00% 20
Oxfordshire -9 44 £400 +33.33% 12
West Sussex -33 35 £365 +21.16% 8
Kent -14 23 £425 +21.42% 8
East Sussex -10 12 £394 +202.88% 6
Middlesex -2 11 £400 -5.88% 1
Sussex -1 2 £275 -
M4 Corridor -6 1 - -
Home Counties - 1 - -
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 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 (28.14%) Windows
2 386 (25.61%) Service Management
3 359 (23.82%) Microsoft
4 283 (18.78%) Security Cleared
5 274 (18.18%) Project Management
6 246 (16.32%) Active Directory
7 238 (15.79%) ITIL V3
8 226 (15.00%) PRINCE2
9 218 (14.47%) SC Cleared
10 212 (14.07%) SLA
11 209 (13.87%) Telecoms
12 206 (13.67%) Finance
13 199 (13.21%) Change Management
14 198 (13.14%) Linux
15 194 (12.87%) Service Delivery
16 184 (12.21%) Incident Management
17 181 (12.01%) Cisco
18 178 (11.81%) MS Excel
18 178 (11.81%) Windows Server
19 174 (11.55%) VMware
20 156 (10.35%) Data Centre
21 155 (10.29%) SQL
21 155 (10.29%) ITIL Certification
22 139 (9.22%) Firewall
23 138 (9.16%) MS Office
24 136 (9.02%) Degree
25 131 (8.69%) HP
26 128 (8.49%) ITSM
27 125 (8.29%) Problem Management
28 124 (8.23%) DNS

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 70 (4.64%) MS Exchange
2 65 (4.31%) IIS
3 52 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 39 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 33 (2.19%) JBoss
6 30 (1.99%) Apache
7 26 (1.73%) CMS
8 22 (1.46%) Skype for Business
9 19 (1.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 19 (1.26%) Tomcat
10 18 (1.19%) IBM Notes
10 18 (1.19%) WebSphere
11 12 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
11 12 (0.80%) WebLogic
12 8 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
12 8 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
13 7 (0.46%) OpenStack
14 5 (0.33%) Office Communications Server
15 4 (0.27%) Live Communications Server
15 4 (0.27%) Node.js
Applications
1 178 (11.81%) MS Excel
2 138 (9.16%) MS Office
3 69 (4.58%) MS Project
4 36 (2.39%) MS Visio
5 17 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
6 14 (0.93%) Acrobat
7 12 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.40%) QuarkXPress
9 4 (0.27%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.066%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.066%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 44 (2.92%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (0.53%) Remedy AR System
3 7 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.20%) Infor LN
5 3 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.13%) assyst
6 2 (0.13%) Maximo
6 2 (0.13%) Primavera
6 2 (0.13%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.066%) Magento
7 1 (0.066%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.066%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.066%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.066%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.066%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (0.066%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.066%) Sage 1000
7 1 (0.066%) Teamcenter
7 1 (0.066%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 48 (3.19%) Office 365
2 37 (2.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (0.80%) IaaS
5 11 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.66%) SaaS
7 6 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 5 (0.33%) PaaS
9 4 (0.27%) OneDrive
10 3 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.20%) Yammer
11 2 (0.13%) IBM SmartCloud
12 1 (0.066%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 139 (9.22%) Firewall
2 124 (8.23%) DNS
3 104 (6.90%) TCP/IP
4 94 (6.24%) WAN
5 90 (5.97%) LAN
6 85 (5.64%) DHCP
7 81 (5.37%) Internet
8 76 (5.04%) SAN
8 76 (5.04%) SSL
9 63 (4.18%) VPN
10 55 (3.65%) Wireless
11 54 (3.58%) MPLS
12 46 (3.05%) Cisco Nexus
13 39 (2.59%) Cisco ASA
14 38 (2.52%) 3G
15 36 (2.39%) 4G
16 33 (2.19%) Wi-Fi
17 32 (2.12%) IPsec
18 27 (1.79%) Ethernet
18 27 (1.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (7.17%) SQL Server
2 32 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (1.33%) DB2
3 20 (1.33%) Oracle Database
4 19 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (1.00%) Relational Database
7 13 (0.86%) MySQL
8 12 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (0.80%) Oracle BI EE
9 10 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (0.53%) Big Data
10 8 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (0.40%) FileMaker
12 6 (0.40%) MongoDB
12 6 (0.40%) MS Access
12 6 (0.40%) Oracle Database 12c
13 5 (0.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 26 (1.73%) JIRA
2 18 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (1.13%) Artifactory
3 17 (1.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 17 (1.13%) Gradle
4 15 (1.00%) Selenium
5 12 (0.80%) Visual Studio
6 11 (0.73%) JUnit
7 10 (0.66%) Git (software)
7 10 (0.66%) Subversion
8 9 (0.60%) Checkstyle
8 9 (0.60%) Cucumber
8 9 (0.60%) FindBugs
8 9 (0.60%) Maven
9 8 (0.53%) TortoiseSVN
10 6 (0.40%) Rational DOORS
11 5 (0.33%) Oracle APEX
11 5 (0.33%) SoapUI
12 4 (0.27%) Toad
13 3 (0.20%) LoadRunner
General
1 209 (13.87%) Telecoms
2 206 (13.67%) Finance
3 40 (2.65%) Retail
4 32 (2.12%) Front Office
5 30 (1.99%) Billing
6 23 (1.53%) Back Office
7 16 (1.06%) Manufacturing
8 14 (0.93%) Banking
8 14 (0.93%) Marketing
9 12 (0.80%) Local Government
10 11 (0.73%) Publishing
11 10 (0.66%) Spanish Language
12 9 (0.60%) Electronics
13 8 (0.53%) Legal
13 8 (0.53%) Military
14 7 (0.46%) Advertising
15 5 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.20%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.20%) German Language
17 2 (0.13%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 309 (20.50%) Analyst
2 136 (9.02%) Service Manager
3 112 (7.43%) Project Manager
4 110 (7.30%) Support Engineer
5 93 (6.17%) Architect
6 92 (6.10%) Service Analyst
7 79 (5.24%) Consultant
8 76 (5.04%) Network Engineer
9 74 (4.91%) Support Analyst
10 68 (4.51%) Service Desk Analyst
11 57 (3.78%) Incident Manager
11 57 (3.78%) ITIL Manager
12 47 (3.12%) IT Manager
13 46 (3.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 46 (3.05%) Transition Manager
14 45 (2.99%) IT Analyst
15 44 (2.92%) Administrator
15 44 (2.92%) Services Delivery Manager
16 43 (2.85%) 2nd Line Support
16 43 (2.85%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (2.72%) Web Services
2 31 (2.06%) .NET
3 30 (1.99%) XML
4 28 (1.86%) Middleware
5 26 (1.73%) HTML
6 21 (1.39%) CSS
7 15 (1.00%) 802.1X
8 14 (0.93%) Hibernate
9 13 (0.86%) .NET Framework
9 13 (0.86%) jQuery
10 11 (0.73%) Ajax
10 11 (0.73%) J2EE
11 10 (0.66%) ActiveMQ
11 10 (0.66%) NHibernate
11 10 (0.66%) Spring
12 9 (0.60%) Apache Camel
13 8 (0.53%) CSS3
13 8 (0.53%) HTML5
13 8 (0.53%) LAPP Stack
14 7 (0.46%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 156 (10.35%) Data Centre
2 116 (7.70%) Management Information System
3 93 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
4 51 (3.38%) CMDB
5 48 (3.19%) Clustering
6 37 (2.46%) Computer Science
6 37 (2.46%) Driving Licence
7 28 (1.86%) Blackberry
8 27 (1.79%) Smart Meter
9 18 (1.19%) Mainframe
10 17 (1.13%) PKI
11 16 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
12 14 (0.93%) Cryptography
13 13 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
14 12 (0.80%) EMC VNX
14 12 (0.80%) Mathematics
14 12 (0.80%) Replication
15 11 (0.73%) FMCG
15 11 (0.73%) Performance Metrics
16 10 (0.66%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 424 (28.14%) Windows
2 198 (13.14%) Linux
3 178 (11.81%) Windows Server
4 123 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 118 (7.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 105 (6.97%) Windows 7
7 94 (6.24%) Unix
8 55 (3.65%) Windows XP
9 51 (3.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 51 (3.38%) Windows Server 2003
10 36 (2.39%) AIX
11 19 (1.26%) Solaris
12 16 (1.06%) Windows 8
13 12 (0.80%) CentOS
13 12 (0.80%) Data ONTAP
14 11 (0.73%) Apple iOS
14 11 (0.73%) MVS
14 11 (0.73%) Windows 10
14 11 (0.73%) Windows NT
15 10 (0.66%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 386 (25.61%) Service Management
2 274 (18.18%) Project Management
3 238 (15.79%) ITIL V3
4 226 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 199 (13.21%) Change Management
6 194 (12.87%) Service Delivery
7 184 (12.21%) Incident Management
8 128 (8.49%) ITSM
9 125 (8.29%) Problem Management
10 115 (7.63%) Agile Software Development
11 106 (7.03%) Stakeholder Management
12 82 (5.44%) CRM
13 72 (4.78%) Configuration Management
14 70 (4.64%) Service Design
15 68 (4.51%) Disaster Recovery
15 68 (4.51%) Release Management
16 63 (4.18%) Migration
17 58 (3.85%) Ticket Management
18 56 (3.72%) Change Control
19 55 (3.65%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 155 (10.29%) SQL
2 73 (4.84%) PowerShell
3 50 (3.32%) Java
4 41 (2.72%) Perl
5 33 (2.19%) Python
6 29 (1.92%) VBScript
7 23 (1.53%) C
8 21 (1.39%) JavaScript
8 21 (1.39%) Shell Script
9 20 (1.33%) Ruby
10 18 (1.19%) C#
10 18 (1.19%) T-SQL
11 17 (1.13%) PHP
12 15 (1.00%) Bash Shell
13 14 (0.93%) VB
14 6 (0.40%) AWK
14 6 (0.40%) Jython
14 6 (0.40%) Korn
14 6 (0.40%) sed
15 5 (0.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 283 (18.78%) Security Cleared
2 218 (14.47%) SC Cleared
3 155 (10.29%) ITIL Certification
4 136 (9.02%) Degree
5 108 (7.17%) Cisco Certification
6 103 (6.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 59 (3.92%) DV Cleared
8 57 (3.78%) CCNA
9 51 (3.38%) CCNP
10 50 (3.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 47 (3.12%) MCSE
12 35 (2.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 34 (2.26%) MCITP
14 31 (2.06%) CISSP
14 31 (2.06%) MCTS
15 29 (1.92%) MCSA
16 25 (1.66%) MCP
17 24 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 23 (1.53%) ISEB
18 23 (1.53%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 212 (14.07%) SLA
2 52 (3.45%) PCI DSS
3 43 (2.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 30 (1.99%) COBIT
5 27 (1.79%) ISO 9001
6 25 (1.66%) QA
7 20 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 13 (0.86%) JSP 440
9 9 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
10 7 (0.46%) ISAE 3402
10 7 (0.46%) ISO27005
11 6 (0.40%) TickIT
12 5 (0.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 4 (0.27%) COSO
13 4 (0.27%) SAS 70
14 3 (0.20%) PMBOK
15 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
15 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 2 (0.13%) ISO22301
15 2 (0.13%) RMADS
System Software
1 246 (16.32%) Active Directory
2 103 (6.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (4.05%) Hyper-V
4 49 (3.25%) vSphere
5 33 (2.19%) XenApp
6 24 (1.59%) VMware ESX
7 23 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
8 20 (1.33%) UAG
9 14 (0.93%) Terminal Services
10 12 (0.80%) XenDesktop
11 10 (0.66%) Firmware
11 10 (0.66%) NFS
11 10 (0.66%) Terminal Server
12 7 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
13 6 (0.40%) BitLocker
14 5 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
15 4 (0.27%) vCloud
15 4 (0.27%) XenServer
16 3 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
17 2 (0.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 79 (5.24%) SCCM
2 29 (1.92%) Puppet
3 26 (1.73%) SCOM
4 16 (1.06%) Nagios
4 16 (1.06%) WSUS
5 15 (1.00%) NetBackup
5 15 (1.00%) OVSD
5 15 (1.00%) SCVMM
5 15 (1.00%) Simpana
6 14 (0.93%) DameWare
7 13 (0.86%) Tivoli
8 11 (0.73%) Windows Intune
9 10 (0.66%) CiscoWorks
10 9 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
11 8 (0.53%) Backup Exec
11 8 (0.53%) HP UCMDB
12 7 (0.46%) CA Wily
12 7 (0.46%) SolarWinds Orion
13 6 (0.40%) Control-M
13 6 (0.40%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 359 (23.82%) Microsoft
2 181 (12.01%) Cisco
3 174 (11.55%) VMware
4 131 (8.69%) HP
5 114 (7.56%) Remedy
6 106 (7.03%) Oracle
7 95 (6.30%) Citrix
8 58 (3.85%) Red Hat
9 44 (2.92%) Juniper
10 42 (2.79%) BMC
11 40 (2.65%) Huawei
12 39 (2.59%) IBM
13 38 (2.52%) ServiceNow
14 37 (2.46%) F5
15 33 (2.19%) SAP
16 32 (2.12%) CheckPoint
17 31 (2.06%) EMC
18 29 (1.92%) NetApp
19 25 (1.66%) Ericsson
20 23 (1.53%) PeopleSoft
South East
Networking People
Rate: £650 - £900 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
ConSol Partners
Posted: 7 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £200 - 260 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
FT Select
Rate: From £330 to £374 per day . 3 Months+ contract.
Posted: 13 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
FT Select
Rate: From £330 to £374 per day . Contract length: 3 months +
Posted: 13 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £14.00 - £16.50 per hour
Posted: 13 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £17.45 per hour
Posted: 14 hours ago
Forest Row, East Sussex
Vadis People
Rate: Circa £275-£350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Rate: £450 - £500 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £320 - £340 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Talent Spa
Rate: £325-375pd
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TELSTRA Associates
Rate: From £700 to £900 per day £700-900 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
LA International
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £344 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
AAP3
Rate: £55 - £60 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
TDA Group
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Computer People
Rate: £300.00 - £340.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £350 - £375 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
TDA Group
Posted: 6 days ago
Havant
aap3
Rate: £55 - £60 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Waitrose
Rate: £15,600
Posted: 8 days ago
Winchester
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Hook
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £350.00 - £372.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago