The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 21 30 19
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Contract jobs citing ITIL 17 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 6.77% 5.34% 6.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.14% 7.06% 8.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 9
Average daily rate £300 £340 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £176 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.61 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+8.90% +4.06%
ITIL
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
186 269 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 74.10% 75.56% 70.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 165 134
Average daily rate £375 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £295 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 13
Average hourly rate £25.13 £20.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.62% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £18.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £37.50 £170.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL across the Southampton region.

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Southampton region.

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing ITIL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL.

1 26 (49.06%) Microsoft
2 21 (39.62%) Service Management
3 17 (32.08%) Windows
4 15 (28.30%) Service Delivery
5 11 (20.75%) Windows Server
6 10 (18.87%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 10 (18.87%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (18.87%) Project Management
6 10 (18.87%) MCSE
6 10 (18.87%) MS Office
6 10 (18.87%) PRINCE2
6 10 (18.87%) MS Exchange
6 10 (18.87%) Intel
6 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (16.98%) Change Management
7 9 (16.98%) SC Cleared
7 9 (16.98%) Security Cleared
7 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (16.98%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (13.21%) MS Project
9 6 (11.32%) Retail
10 5 (9.43%) Finance
10 5 (9.43%) Oracle
10 5 (9.43%) SQL
10 5 (9.43%) MS Visio
10 5 (9.43%) SLA
10 5 (9.43%) Cisco
10 5 (9.43%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (9.43%) Active Directory

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing ITIL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (18.87%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (18.87%) MS Exchange
2 9 (16.98%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (18.87%) MS Office
2 7 (13.21%) MS Project
3 5 (9.43%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
4 2 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (1.89%) LAN
1 1 (1.89%) PBX
1 1 (1.89%) Symposium
1 1 (1.89%) VLAN
1 1 (1.89%) VoIP
1 1 (1.89%) WAN
1 1 (1.89%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
1 2 (3.77%) Selenium
1 2 (3.77%) WatiN
1 2 (3.77%) WATIR
2 1 (1.89%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (11.32%) Retail
2 5 (9.43%) Finance
3 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (28.30%) Analyst
2 10 (18.87%) Service Analyst
3 9 (16.98%) Architect
3 9 (16.98%) Designer
3 9 (16.98%) Infrastructure Architect
3 9 (16.98%) Infrastructure Designer
4 8 (15.09%) Wintel Architect
5 7 (13.21%) 1st Line Support
5 7 (13.21%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) IT Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) IT Support
5 7 (13.21%) IT Support Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) Support Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Service Desk Support
6 6 (11.32%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Project Manager
7 5 (9.43%) Service Manager
7 5 (9.43%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (5.66%) PMI
2 2 (3.77%) Life Science
3 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.89%) IVR
3 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.08%) Windows
2 11 (20.75%) Windows Server
3 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.55%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.66%) Windows 8
6 3 (5.66%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) Service Management
2 15 (28.30%) Service Delivery
3 10 (18.87%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 10 (18.87%) PRINCE2
3 10 (18.87%) Project Management
4 9 (16.98%) Change Management
5 4 (7.55%) Incident Management
5 4 (7.55%) ITSM
6 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (5.66%) Problem Management
6 3 (5.66%) Remote Infrastructure Management
6 3 (5.66%) Test Scripting
6 3 (5.66%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (3.77%) BPMN
7 2 (3.77%) Data Migration
7 2 (3.77%) ITIL V3
7 2 (3.77%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (3.77%) Performance Testing
7 2 (3.77%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (3.77%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.43%) SQL
2 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) MCSE
1 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (16.98%) SC Cleared
2 9 (16.98%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.43%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (7.55%) PMI Certification
4 4 (7.55%) PMP
5 3 (5.66%) ISTQB
5 3 (5.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (3.77%) CCNA
6 2 (3.77%) CCNP
6 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.77%) ISEB
6 2 (3.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.89%) VCP5
7 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) SLA
2 3 (5.66%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (49.06%) Microsoft
2 10 (18.87%) Intel
3 5 (9.43%) Cisco
3 5 (9.43%) Oracle
4 2 (3.77%) HP
5 1 (1.89%) Avaya
5 1 (1.89%) BMC
5 1 (1.89%) Nortel
5 1 (1.89%) Remedy
5 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.89%) SonicWALL
5 1 (1.89%) VMware
Southampton, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £15 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 26 days ago