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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 18 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 668 862 785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.02% 8.72% 8.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.86% 10.94% 11.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 426 478 404
Median daily rate £363 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £220 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 47 78
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.55 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.39% +43.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £12.47 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.91 £37.44 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.24 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-12.99% +9.32%
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
6775 7881 7128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.38% 79.69% 76.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4175 4825 3971
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 263 268 278
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.09 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.10% +69.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +2 187 £361 -0.41% 34
Berkshire -8 156 £323 -19.37% 17
Buckinghamshire +2 100 £425 +3.65% 9
Surrey -4 80 £363 +3.57% 25
West Sussex +2 53 £375 +11.52% 4
Oxfordshire -10 50 £400 +14.28% 14
Kent +12 20 £300 -20.00% 8
East Sussex +4 8 £300 -14.28% 5
Middlesex -3 6 £325 -18.75%
Sussex +6 1 £220 -
Isle of Wight +1 1 £438 +86.17%
Home Counties - 1 £270 -
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 386 (27.05%) Windows
2 367 (25.72%) Service Management
3 347 (24.32%) Microsoft
4 298 (20.88%) Security Cleared
5 231 (16.19%) Finance
6 226 (15.84%) SC Cleared
7 211 (14.79%) Active Directory
8 208 (14.58%) Linux
9 201 (14.09%) ITIL V3
10 198 (13.88%) Service Delivery
11 197 (13.81%) Cisco
12 195 (13.67%) Project Management
13 188 (13.17%) VMware
14 185 (12.96%) SLA
15 177 (12.40%) ITIL Certification
15 177 (12.40%) MS Excel
16 171 (11.98%) ITSM
17 170 (11.91%) MS Office
18 168 (11.77%) SQL
19 167 (11.70%) PRINCE2
20 166 (11.63%) Change Management
21 154 (10.79%) Telecoms
22 145 (10.16%) Stakeholder Management
23 142 (9.95%) Agile Software Development
24 137 (9.60%) Windows Server
25 128 (8.97%) Oracle
25 128 (8.97%) HP
26 122 (8.55%) Data Centre
27 118 (8.27%) Firewall
28 112 (7.85%) 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 56 (3.92%) MS Exchange
1 56 (3.92%) SharePoint
2 42 (2.94%) Apache
3 38 (2.66%) Tomcat
4 37 (2.59%) Skype for Business
5 26 (1.82%) IIS
6 25 (1.75%) JBoss
7 24 (1.68%) WebLogic
8 21 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
9 17 (1.19%) CMS
10 14 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
11 13 (0.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 12 (0.84%) WebSphere
13 8 (0.56%) Apache Pig
14 7 (0.49%) Commerce Server
14 7 (0.49%) IBM HTTP Server
14 7 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
15 5 (0.35%) iPlanet
15 5 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
16 4 (0.28%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 177 (12.40%) MS Excel
2 170 (11.91%) MS Office
3 34 (2.38%) MS Visio
4 29 (2.03%) MS Project
5 17 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.14%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.070%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 39 (2.73%) Remedy ITSM
2 12 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (0.70%) Oracle BPM
4 8 (0.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 7 (0.49%) Remedy AR System
6 5 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.35%) Fredhopper
7 4 (0.28%) assyst
7 4 (0.28%) Primavera
8 3 (0.21%) Infor M3
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.14%) Staffware
9 2 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
10 1 (0.070%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.070%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.070%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 72 (5.05%) Office 365
2 51 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (2.10%) Amazon AWS
4 29 (2.03%) IaaS
5 20 (1.40%) PaaS
6 16 (1.12%) SaaS
7 11 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.21%) OneDrive
8 3 (0.21%) Yammer
9 1 (0.070%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 118 (8.27%) Firewall
2 90 (6.31%) TCP/IP
3 88 (6.17%) DNS
4 82 (5.75%) LAN
5 79 (5.54%) SAN
6 70 (4.91%) WAN
7 69 (4.84%) DHCP
8 67 (4.70%) Internet
9 53 (3.71%) Cisco Nexus
10 52 (3.64%) VPN
11 37 (2.59%) MPLS
11 37 (2.59%) SSL
12 33 (2.31%) VoIP
13 31 (2.17%) Ethernet
14 29 (2.03%) IPsec
15 27 (1.89%) Network Security
15 27 (1.89%) Wireless
16 26 (1.82%) NAS
17 24 (1.68%) Cisco ASA
17 24 (1.68%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (4.48%) SQL Server
2 58 (4.06%) Oracle Database
3 37 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
4 32 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
5 24 (1.68%) Oracle BI EE
6 20 (1.40%) Big Data
6 20 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
7 19 (1.33%) DB2
7 19 (1.33%) Hadoop
8 15 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
9 14 (0.98%) Relational Database
9 14 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (0.91%) QlikView
11 12 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
11 12 (0.84%) MySQL
11 12 (0.84%) Oracle Database 10g
12 11 (0.77%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 10 (0.70%) Oracle Database 12c
14 9 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
15 7 (0.49%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 37 (2.59%) JIRA
2 24 (1.68%) Selenium
3 23 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 23 (1.61%) Git (software)
4 20 (1.40%) Artifactory
4 20 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (1.33%) Jenkins
6 16 (1.12%) Gradle
7 15 (1.05%) Oracle APEX
7 15 (1.05%) Subversion
8 14 (0.98%) Rational DOORS
9 12 (0.84%) Checkstyle
9 12 (0.84%) FindBugs
9 12 (0.84%) JUnit
9 12 (0.84%) Maven
9 12 (0.84%) Sonatype Nexus
9 12 (0.84%) SpecFlow
10 11 (0.77%) Cucumber
10 11 (0.77%) Visual Studio
11 10 (0.70%) MSI
General
1 231 (16.19%) Finance
2 154 (10.79%) Telecoms
3 40 (2.80%) Retail
4 18 (1.26%) Military
5 17 (1.19%) Back Office
5 17 (1.19%) Legal
6 16 (1.12%) Banking
6 16 (1.12%) Manufacturing
7 15 (1.05%) Billing
8 12 (0.84%) Marketing
9 11 (0.77%) Front Office
10 10 (0.70%) Electronics
10 10 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (0.56%) Automotive
12 7 (0.49%) German Language
12 7 (0.49%) Local Government
13 6 (0.42%) Advertising
14 5 (0.35%) Korean Language
14 5 (0.35%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.21%) French Language
Job Titles
1 340 (23.83%) Analyst
2 113 (7.92%) Service Analyst
3 109 (7.64%) Service Manager
4 93 (6.52%) Support Engineer
5 85 (5.96%) Architect
6 84 (5.89%) Service Desk Analyst
7 80 (5.61%) Support Analyst
8 78 (5.47%) Project Manager
9 74 (5.19%) Developer
10 61 (4.27%) Administrator
11 59 (4.13%) Business Analyst
12 57 (3.99%) Consultant
13 56 (3.92%) Network Engineer
14 52 (3.64%) IT Manager
15 48 (3.36%) Applications Support
16 46 (3.22%) ITIL Manager
17 44 (3.08%) IT Analyst
18 38 (2.66%) Services Delivery Manager
19 37 (2.59%) Service Desk Support
19 37 (2.59%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (4.06%) XML
2 48 (3.36%) Web Services
3 41 (2.87%) HTML
4 38 (2.66%) CSS
5 32 (2.24%) Ajax
6 30 (2.10%) .NET
7 28 (1.96%) Middleware
8 24 (1.68%) jQuery
9 20 (1.40%) ActiveMQ
10 17 (1.19%) Spring
11 16 (1.12%) Entity Framework
12 15 (1.05%) .NET Framework
12 15 (1.05%) ASP.NET
13 14 (0.98%) J2SE
14 13 (0.91%) ASP.NET Web API
14 13 (0.91%) J2EE
14 13 (0.91%) KnockoutJS
15 12 (0.84%) Breeze.js
15 12 (0.84%) Durandal
15 12 (0.84%) React
Miscellaneous
1 122 (8.55%) Data Centre
2 105 (7.36%) Management Information System
3 89 (6.24%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (2.87%) CMDB
5 35 (2.45%) Smart Meter
6 32 (2.24%) PKI
7 31 (2.17%) Clustering
8 22 (1.54%) Blackberry
9 20 (1.40%) EMC VNX
10 19 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
11 18 (1.26%) Computer Science
12 17 (1.19%) Replication
13 16 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
14 14 (0.98%) Driving Licence
15 13 (0.91%) Data Protection Act
15 13 (0.91%) Statistics
16 11 (0.77%) BYOD
17 10 (0.70%) Cryptography
17 10 (0.70%) FlexPod
17 10 (0.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 386 (27.05%) Windows
2 208 (14.58%) Linux
3 137 (9.60%) Windows Server
4 98 (6.87%) Unix
5 87 (6.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 80 (5.61%) Windows 7
6 80 (5.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 70 (4.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 43 (3.01%) Windows XP
9 40 (2.80%) AIX
10 36 (2.52%) Windows Server 2003
11 31 (2.17%) Solaris
12 23 (1.61%) Windows 10
13 21 (1.47%) CentOS
14 15 (1.05%) Windows 8
15 13 (0.91%) Data ONTAP
16 11 (0.77%) Oracle Linux
17 7 (0.49%) Mac OS X
17 7 (0.49%) VMS
17 7 (0.49%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (25.72%) Service Management
2 201 (14.09%) ITIL V3
3 198 (13.88%) Service Delivery
4 195 (13.67%) Project Management
5 171 (11.98%) ITSM
6 167 (11.70%) PRINCE2
7 166 (11.63%) Change Management
8 145 (10.16%) Stakeholder Management
9 142 (9.95%) Agile Software Development
10 112 (7.85%) Incident Management
11 110 (7.71%) Service Design
12 107 (7.50%) Problem Management
13 91 (6.38%) Configuration Management
14 64 (4.48%) Release Management
15 60 (4.20%) Business Intelligence
16 54 (3.78%) Migration
17 49 (3.43%) CRM
18 48 (3.36%) Continuous Improvement
18 48 (3.36%) Scrum
19 44 (3.08%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 168 (11.77%) SQL
2 76 (5.33%) Java
3 73 (5.12%) JavaScript
4 68 (4.77%) Perl
5 59 (4.13%) PowerShell
6 45 (3.15%) Python
7 34 (2.38%) Bash Shell
8 33 (2.31%) Shell Script
9 27 (1.89%) VBScript
10 25 (1.75%) PHP
11 19 (1.33%) C#
12 18 (1.26%) C
13 17 (1.19%) T-SQL
13 17 (1.19%) VB
14 16 (1.12%) PL/SQL
14 16 (1.12%) Ruby
15 13 (0.91%) TypeScript
16 9 (0.63%) C++
17 7 (0.49%) VBA
18 2 (0.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 298 (20.88%) Security Cleared
2 226 (15.84%) SC Cleared
3 177 (12.40%) ITIL Certification
4 95 (6.66%) Degree
5 89 (6.24%) Cisco Certification
6 87 (6.10%) Microsoft Certification
7 69 (4.84%) DV Cleared
8 56 (3.92%) CCNP
9 54 (3.78%) CCNA
10 51 (3.57%) MCSE
11 47 (3.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 33 (2.31%) MCP
13 31 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 23 (1.61%) ISEB
15 22 (1.54%) CISSP
16 21 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 19 (1.33%) PMI Certification
18 17 (1.19%) CCIE
19 16 (1.12%) MCITP
19 16 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 185 (12.96%) SLA
2 50 (3.50%) PCI DSS
3 36 (2.52%) QA
4 35 (2.45%) COBIT
4 35 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 23 (1.61%) ISO 9001
6 17 (1.19%) JSP 440
7 13 (0.91%) Disclosure Scotland
8 7 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.35%) COSO
9 5 (0.35%) ISO 9000
9 5 (0.35%) ISO22301
9 5 (0.35%) SAS 70
10 4 (0.28%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 3 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 2 (0.14%) ISAE 3402
12 2 (0.14%) SSAE 16
13 1 (0.070%) Data Quality
13 1 (0.070%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 1 (0.070%) PMBOK
System Software
1 211 (14.79%) Active Directory
2 111 (7.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (3.99%) vSphere
4 42 (2.94%) Hyper-V
5 27 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
6 23 (1.61%) XenApp
7 20 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
8 12 (0.84%) Virtual Desktop
9 11 (0.77%) Firmware
9 11 (0.77%) vCloud
9 11 (0.77%) VMware ESX
10 10 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (0.56%) NFS
11 8 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
12 7 (0.49%) Terminal Services
13 6 (0.42%) KVM
14 5 (0.35%) BitLocker
15 4 (0.28%) HDFS
15 4 (0.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 3 (0.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 74 (5.19%) SCCM
2 54 (3.78%) SCOM
3 47 (3.29%) Puppet
4 24 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (1.26%) NetBackup
6 16 (1.12%) WSUS
7 14 (0.98%) Cisco Prime
8 13 (0.91%) Backup Exec
8 13 (0.91%) EMC NetWorker
9 12 (0.84%) Nagios
10 11 (0.77%) Norton AntiVirus
10 11 (0.77%) SCSM
10 11 (0.77%) Tivoli
11 10 (0.70%) Ansible
11 10 (0.70%) OVSD
12 9 (0.63%) Ambari
12 9 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
12 9 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 9 (0.63%) ZABBIX
13 8 (0.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 347 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 197 (13.81%) Cisco
3 188 (13.17%) VMware
4 128 (8.97%) HP
4 128 (8.97%) Oracle
5 81 (5.68%) Remedy
5 81 (5.68%) ServiceNow
6 75 (5.26%) Red Hat
7 60 (4.20%) Citrix
8 51 (3.57%) EMC
9 42 (2.94%) BMC
10 40 (2.80%) F5
11 36 (2.52%) IBM
11 36 (2.52%) SAP
12 31 (2.17%) Juniper
12 31 (2.17%) NetApp
13 29 (2.03%) CheckPoint
14 23 (1.61%) CA
15 20 (1.40%) Palo Alto
15 20 (1.40%) Symantec
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Surrey
Networkers
Rate: £10.50 - £17.40 per hour
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
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TDA Group
Rate: £150 - £200 per annum
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South East
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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IT Connections
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South East
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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Buckinghamshire
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LA International
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Polar Recruitment
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