The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL V2 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL V2 over the 3 months to 30 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library Version 2
Rank 623 638 609
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -29
Contract jobs citing ITIL V2 24 21 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.037% 0.063%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.054% 0.045% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 12 25
Median daily rate £500 £438 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +28.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £550 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.88 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.88 - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44775 46207 43715
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.82% 80.33% 78.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 29547 30038 27060
Median daily rate £438 £425 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1127 1253 1181
Median hourly rate £28.50 £31.44 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.35% +31.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.13 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

ITIL V2
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing ITIL V2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL V2 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ITIL V2
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL V2 within the UK.

ITIL V2 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ITIL V2
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL V2 within the UK over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

ITIL V2 Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ITIL V2
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V2 within the UK.

ITIL V2 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ITIL V2
Top 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL V2 within the UK over the 3 months to 30 August 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
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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
England +7 23 £500 +14.28% 2
London -20 14 £516 +18.00% 2
South East - 5 £400 -
City of London +25 2 £550 +61.76% 1
Milton Keynes - 2 £500 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £500 -
West Midlands -33 1 - -
East of England - 1 £485 -
West Lothian - 1 £350 - 1
Scotland - 1 £350 - 1
Wiltshire - 1 £325 -
Coventry - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
South West - 1 £325 -
Norwich - 1 £485 -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Livingston - 1 £350 - 1
Swindon - 1 £325 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £425 -
Norfolk - 1 £485 -

ITIL V2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for ITIL V2.

1 69 (100.00%) ITIL
2 43 (62.32%) PRINCE2
3 39 (56.52%) ITIL V3
4 33 (47.83%) Finance
5 30 (43.48%) Project Management
6 26 (37.68%) SC Cleared
6 26 (37.68%) Security Cleared
6 26 (37.68%) Service Design
6 26 (37.68%) Service Delivery
7 17 (24.64%) Service Management
7 17 (24.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (21.74%) COBIT
8 15 (21.74%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 14 (20.29%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 14 (20.29%) TOGAF
10 13 (18.84%) Zachman Framework
10 13 (18.84%) PMI Certification
11 12 (17.39%) Mentoring
12 11 (15.94%) MBCS
13 10 (14.49%) PMI
13 10 (14.49%) MS Office
14 9 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (13.04%) Configuration Management
14 9 (13.04%) Degree
15 8 (11.59%) CAPM
15 8 (11.59%) PRINCE
15 8 (11.59%) SharePoint
16 7 (10.14%) Windows
16 7 (10.14%) Change Management

ITIL V2
Top Related IT Skills 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 8 (11.59%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.80%) CMS
3 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (14.49%) MS Office
2 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) Internet
1 4 (5.80%) Intranet
2 2 (2.90%) Firewall
3 1 (1.45%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.45%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) StarTeam
General
1 33 (47.83%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Banking
3 2 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (40.58%) Architect
1 28 (40.58%) Service Architect
2 12 (17.39%) Analyst
3 10 (14.49%) ITIL Service Architect
4 8 (11.59%) IT Manager
4 8 (11.59%) Project Manager
5 7 (10.14%) IT Services Manager
5 7 (10.14%) Service Manager
5 7 (10.14%) Transition Manager
6 6 (8.70%) Service Transition Manager
6 6 (8.70%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Release Manager
7 4 (5.80%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Technical Support
7 4 (5.80%) Technical Support Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Change and Release Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Change Manager
8 3 (4.35%) ITIL Manager
8 3 (4.35%) PMO Analyst
9 2 (2.90%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.45%) SOAP
1 1 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) PMI
2 9 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (10.14%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.80%) CMDB
4 4 (5.80%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.80%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.90%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.45%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.45%) iPad
6 1 (1.45%) iPhone
6 1 (1.45%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.14%) Windows
2 4 (5.80%) Windows 7
2 4 (5.80%) Windows 8
3 2 (2.90%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.45%) AIX
4 1 (1.45%) Linux
4 1 (1.45%) Solaris
4 1 (1.45%) Unix
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (100.00%) ITIL
2 43 (62.32%) PRINCE2
3 39 (56.52%) ITIL V3
4 30 (43.48%) Project Management
5 26 (37.68%) Service Delivery
5 26 (37.68%) Service Design
6 17 (24.64%) Service Management
6 17 (24.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (20.29%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 14 (20.29%) TOGAF
9 13 (18.84%) Zachman Framework
10 12 (17.39%) Mentoring
11 9 (13.04%) Configuration Management
12 8 (11.59%) PRINCE
13 7 (10.14%) Change Management
14 6 (8.70%) Release Management
14 6 (8.70%) Time Management
14 6 (8.70%) Transition Management
15 5 (7.25%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.35%) C
2 1 (1.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 26 (37.68%) SC Cleared
1 26 (37.68%) Security Cleared
2 13 (18.84%) PMI Certification
3 11 (15.94%) MBCS
4 9 (13.04%) Degree
5 8 (11.59%) CAPM
6 6 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (8.70%) PMP
7 1 (1.45%) MBA
7 1 (1.45%) MCP
7 1 (1.45%) MCSE
7 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.74%) COBIT
1 15 (21.74%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.45%) Squid
2 1 (1.45%) UAG
2 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) WMI
2 2 (2.90%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (1.45%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.45%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.45%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.45%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.25%) Borland
3 4 (5.80%) Serena
3 4 (5.80%) ServiceNow
4 3 (4.35%) Cisco
5 2 (2.90%) Avaya
5 2 (2.90%) BMC
5 2 (2.90%) HP
5 2 (2.90%) Remedy
6 1 (1.45%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.45%) F5
6 1 (1.45%) Intel Security
6 1 (1.45%) Kaspersky
6 1 (1.45%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle
6 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.45%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.45%) Sophos
6 1 (1.45%) Sun
6 1 (1.45%) VMware
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