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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library Version 2
UK
Rank 572 579 551
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -28
Contract jobs citing ITIL V2 19 39 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.077% 0.081%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.052% 0.094% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 31 29
Median daily rate £360 £280 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -46.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £115 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £259 £400
% change year-on-year
+39.13% -35.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £18.86 £12.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.18% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.86 £12.00 -
% change year-on-year
+57.18% -

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
36765 41589 39944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.20% 81.75% 78.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 24383 26919 25819
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £576
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 929 1211 1063
Median hourly rate £33.28 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.34 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 19 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL V2 within the UK over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

ITIL V2 Hourly Rate Histogram 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 19 January 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
England +18 15 £380 +32.75% 2
London +5 5 £360 -34.54% 2
North East -19 4 £380 +47.57%
Tyne and Wear -23 4 £380 +47.57%
Newcastle upon Tyne -30 4 £380 +47.57%
Scotland +29 3 £275 +139.13%
South East +16 2 £500 -9.09%
Milton Keynes +10 2 £500 +17.64%
Buckinghamshire +1 2 £500 +17.64%
Hammersmith - 2 £360 -
Glasgow - 2 £275 -
East Midlands +1 1 - -
West Lothian -6 1 £338 +193.47%
Coventry - 1 - -
North West - 1 £188 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £400 -
Manchester - 1 £188 -
Nottingham - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £400 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -

ITIL V2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 47 (100.00%) ITIL
2 20 (42.55%) Microsoft
3 16 (34.04%) Windows
4 15 (31.91%) MS Office
5 14 (29.79%) Security Cleared
6 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (27.66%) VMware
6 13 (27.66%) Linux
7 12 (25.53%) Service Management
8 11 (23.40%) Red Hat
8 11 (23.40%) PRINCE2
8 11 (23.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 11 (23.40%) CentOS
8 11 (23.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (23.40%) SC Cleared
8 11 (23.40%) vCloud
8 11 (23.40%) Capacity Management
8 11 (23.40%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (23.40%) Virtual Machines
9 9 (19.15%) Project Management
10 8 (17.02%) Service Delivery
10 8 (17.02%) Degree
10 8 (17.02%) SCCM
10 8 (17.02%) vRealize
10 8 (17.02%) Docker
10 8 (17.02%) Data Centre
10 8 (17.02%) Puppet
11 7 (14.89%) IaaS
11 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (14.89%) Finance

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 4 (8.51%) CMS
2 3 (6.38%) Apache Pig
2 3 (6.38%) Apache Spark
3 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (31.91%) MS Office
2 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.13%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.89%) IaaS
2 4 (8.51%) Office 365
3 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) VPN
2 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.13%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (2.13%) DNS
2 1 (2.13%) Firewall
2 1 (2.13%) Internet
2 1 (2.13%) Intranet
2 1 (2.13%) LAN
2 1 (2.13%) LDAP
2 1 (2.13%) SSL
2 1 (2.13%) WAN
2 1 (2.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (6.38%) Apache Hive
1 3 (6.38%) Big Data
1 3 (6.38%) DataStax
1 3 (6.38%) Hadoop
1 3 (6.38%) HBase
1 3 (6.38%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.26%) OLAP
3 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) StarTeam
1 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (14.89%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (23.40%) Analyst
2 6 (12.77%) Service Manager
2 6 (12.77%) VMware Specialist
3 5 (10.64%) Automation Specialist
3 5 (10.64%) IT Analyst
3 5 (10.64%) IT Manager
3 5 (10.64%) Service Analyst
3 5 (10.64%) Transition Manager
4 4 (8.51%) Data Centre Specialist
4 4 (8.51%) Service Transition Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Help Desk Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (6.38%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) IT Support
5 3 (6.38%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Service Desk Support
5 3 (6.38%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Release Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) Ajax
1 1 (2.13%) CSS
1 1 (2.13%) HTML
1 1 (2.13%) SOAP
1 1 (2.13%) Web Services
1 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.51%) PMI
4 3 (6.38%) Replication
5 2 (4.26%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.13%) NHS
6 1 (2.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) Windows
2 13 (27.66%) Linux
3 11 (23.40%) CentOS
3 11 (23.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.26%) Android
4 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.26%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (100.00%) ITIL
2 12 (25.53%) Service Management
3 11 (23.40%) Capacity Management
3 11 (23.40%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (23.40%) PRINCE2
4 9 (19.15%) Project Management
5 8 (17.02%) Service Delivery
6 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (12.77%) ITIL V3
7 6 (12.77%) Waterfall
8 5 (10.64%) Configuration Management
8 5 (10.64%) Release Management
9 4 (8.51%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (8.51%) Change Management
9 4 (8.51%) ITSM
9 4 (8.51%) Migration
9 4 (8.51%) Process Improvement
9 4 (8.51%) Transition Management
10 3 (6.38%) Data Engineering
10 3 (6.38%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.38%) C
1 3 (6.38%) Java
1 3 (6.38%) Python
1 3 (6.38%) Ruby
1 3 (6.38%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) R
3 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) Security Cleared
2 11 (23.40%) SC Cleared
2 11 (23.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (17.02%) Degree
4 7 (14.89%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (12.77%) DV Cleared
6 4 (8.51%) PMI Certification
7 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (2.13%) CCNA
8 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.13%) MCITP
8 1 (2.13%) MCSE
8 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.13%) PMP
8 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (23.40%) vCloud
2 11 (23.40%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (17.02%) Docker
4 4 (8.51%) Active Directory
5 3 (6.38%) HDFS
5 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
5 3 (6.38%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (6.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (17.02%) Puppet
1 8 (17.02%) SCCM
1 8 (17.02%) vRealize
2 5 (10.64%) SCOM
3 3 (6.38%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (6.38%) HP UCMDB
3 3 (6.38%) vMotion
4 2 (4.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (4.26%) WMI
5 1 (2.13%) AirWatch
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 20 (42.55%) Microsoft
2 13 (27.66%) VMware
3 11 (23.40%) Red Hat
4 4 (8.51%) Serena
4 4 (8.51%) ServiceNow
5 3 (6.38%) Cloudera
5 3 (6.38%) HP
5 3 (6.38%) Veeam
6 2 (4.26%) Borland
7 1 (2.13%) Aruba
7 1 (2.13%) Cisco
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