The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 10 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Contract jobs citing ITIL 19 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 14.18% 22.50% 14.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.59% 26.09% 22.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 7
Average daily rate
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£283 £450 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.22% -12.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £290 £480
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £500 £537
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 0
Average hourly rate £14.04 £14.04 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £17.15 £15.38
% change year-on-year
-8.04% +11.54%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Uxbridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
97 69 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 72.39% 86.25% 64.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 45 34
Average daily rate £405 £440 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.95% -7.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £295 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £511 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 6 2
Average hourly rate £14.04 £14.04 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +3.44%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Uxbridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Uxbridge region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Uxbridge

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 (74.29%) Windows
2 22 (62.86%) Microsoft
3 20 (57.14%) MS Office
3 20 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 19 (54.29%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (51.43%) Active Directory
6 17 (48.57%) Citrix
6 17 (48.57%) E-Commerce
6 17 (48.57%) Windows XP
6 17 (48.57%) Retail
6 17 (48.57%) Remedy
6 17 (48.57%) Blackberry
6 17 (48.57%) Android
6 17 (48.57%) Apple iOS
6 17 (48.57%) Windows Vista
7 11 (31.43%) SharePoint
8 7 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
9 6 (17.14%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (14.29%) Service Management
10 5 (14.29%) Six Sigma
11 4 (11.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (11.43%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (11.43%) UNIX
11 4 (11.43%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
11 4 (11.43%) C#
11 4 (11.43%) HTML
11 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
11 4 (11.43%) PL/SQL
11 4 (11.43%) SQL

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 11 (31.43%) SharePoint
2 6 (17.14%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (11.43%) IIS
4 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 20 (57.14%) MS Office
2 4 (11.43%) InfoPath
3 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) LAN
1 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle Forms
General
1 17 (48.57%) Retail
2 4 (11.43%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (71.43%) Analyst
2 19 (54.29%) Service Analyst
3 18 (51.43%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Support Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Applications Support
6 4 (11.43%) Coordinator
6 4 (11.43%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Oracle Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Oracle Support Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Oracle Applications Support
7 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support
7 2 (5.71%) IT Support
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Operations Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) HTML
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
1 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
1 4 (11.43%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (54.29%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (48.57%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.71%) Smartphone
3 2 (5.71%) FMCG
4 1 (2.86%) Statistics
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (74.29%) Windows
2 20 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 17 (48.57%) Apple iOS
3 17 (48.57%) Windows Vista
3 17 (48.57%) Android
3 17 (48.57%) Windows XP
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (11.43%) UNIX
5 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) E-Commerce
2 7 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
3 5 (14.29%) Six Sigma
3 5 (14.29%) Service Management
4 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.71%) ITSM
5 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.86%) Process Architecture
6 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.86%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.86%) Line Management
6 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.86%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.86%) Process Management
6 1 (2.86%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) C#
1 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
1 4 (11.43%) PL/SQL
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (8.57%) MCP
2 2 (5.71%) A+ Certification
2 2 (5.71%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (5.71%) SLA
3 1 (2.86%) GxP
System Software
1 18 (51.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (62.86%) Microsoft
2 17 (48.57%) Citrix
2 17 (48.57%) Remedy
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle
4 2 (5.71%) SAP