The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 29 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -3
Contract jobs citing ITIL 18 48 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.85% 10.32% 11.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.56% 12.77% 13.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 32 30
Average daily rate £260 £398 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.59% +25.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £275 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £499 £494
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £340
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £15.50 £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.61 £15.33
% change year-on-year
+8.90% +1.85%
ITIL
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
395 376 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 84.40% 80.86% 79.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 239 170
Average daily rate £400 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 23 14
Average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley -3 5 £335 - 5
Worthing -7 5 £260 -40.90%
Gatwick +1 2 £490 +56.80%
East Grinstead 0 1 £440 +60.00%
ITIL
South East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 27 (38.03%) Windows
1 27 (38.03%) Microsoft
2 21 (29.58%) Linux
3 18 (25.35%) Active Directory
3 18 (25.35%) DNS
4 16 (22.54%) Service Management
4 16 (22.54%) Finance
4 16 (22.54%) VMware
4 16 (22.54%) Windows 7
5 15 (21.13%) TCP/IP
5 15 (21.13%) MS Excel
5 15 (21.13%) MS Office
6 14 (19.72%) Cisco
7 13 (18.31%) Data Centre
8 12 (16.90%) DHCP
8 12 (16.90%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (15.49%) Citrix
9 11 (15.49%) Middleware
10 10 (14.08%) Project Management
10 10 (14.08%) Firewall
10 10 (14.08%) Unix
10 10 (14.08%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (14.08%) Incident Management
10 10 (14.08%) Problem Management
10 10 (14.08%) Telecoms
11 9 (12.68%) CCENT
11 9 (12.68%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (12.68%) CCNA
11 9 (12.68%) Documentum
11 9 (12.68%) FTP

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 9 (12.68%) Documentum
2 7 (9.86%) Apache
2 7 (9.86%) MS Exchange
3 6 (8.45%) Tomcat
4 5 (7.04%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (5.63%) WebLogic
6 3 (4.23%) IIS
6 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.23%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.82%) IBM Domino
7 2 (2.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (1.41%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (21.13%) MS Excel
1 15 (21.13%) MS Office
2 7 (9.86%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.82%) MS Project
3 2 (2.82%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.04%) Office 365
2 4 (5.63%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.82%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.35%) DNS
2 15 (21.13%) TCP/IP
3 12 (16.90%) DHCP
4 10 (14.08%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (14.08%) Firewall
5 9 (12.68%) FTP
5 9 (12.68%) SMTP
6 8 (11.27%) LAN
7 7 (9.86%) VPN
8 6 (8.45%) Cisco PIX
8 6 (8.45%) LDAP
8 6 (8.45%) VLAN
8 6 (8.45%) WAN
9 5 (7.04%) HSRP
9 5 (7.04%) IPsec
9 5 (7.04%) Spanning Tree
9 5 (7.04%) tcpdump
9 5 (7.04%) VoIP
9 5 (7.04%) VRRP
9 5 (7.04%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.27%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.86%) EDRMS
3 5 (7.04%) Oracle Database
3 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.82%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) MSI
1 1 (1.41%) Selenium
General
1 16 (22.54%) Finance
2 10 (14.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.82%) Back Office
3 2 (2.82%) Billing
4 1 (1.41%) Banking
4 1 (1.41%) Electronics
4 1 (1.41%) Local Government
4 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (42.25%) Analyst
2 18 (25.35%) Support Analyst
3 16 (22.54%) Applications Support
4 10 (14.08%) Applications Support Analyst
4 10 (14.08%) Service Analyst
5 7 (9.86%) Network Support
5 7 (9.86%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) Applications Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Applications Support Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) IT Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) Project Manager
6 6 (8.45%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) DBA
7 5 (7.04%) Network Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Production DBA
7 5 (7.04%) Senior DBA
7 5 (7.04%) Senior SQL Server DBA
7 5 (7.04%) SQL DBA
7 5 (7.04%) SQL Server DBA
7 5 (7.04%) SQL Server Production DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.49%) Middleware
2 7 (9.86%) J2EE
3 4 (5.63%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (4.23%) WebCenter
5 2 (2.82%) 802.1X
6 1 (1.41%) Classic ASP
6 1 (1.41%) Java EE
6 1 (1.41%) Spring
6 1 (1.41%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.31%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.63%) PMI
3 3 (4.23%) PKI
4 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.82%) BYOD
4 2 (2.82%) Clustering
4 2 (2.82%) EMC VNX
4 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.82%) iSeries
4 2 (2.82%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.41%) DataPower
5 1 (1.41%) FMCG
5 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (38.03%) Windows
2 21 (29.58%) Linux
3 16 (22.54%) Windows 7
4 10 (14.08%) Unix
5 6 (8.45%) Windows Server
5 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.23%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.82%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.41%) Solaris
9 1 (1.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.54%) Service Management
2 10 (14.08%) Incident Management
2 10 (14.08%) Problem Management
2 10 (14.08%) Project Management
3 7 (9.86%) PRINCE2
4 6 (8.45%) Migration
4 6 (8.45%) Service Desk Management
4 6 (8.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (7.04%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (7.04%) Change Control
5 5 (7.04%) Server Building
5 5 (7.04%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.63%) Change Management
6 4 (5.63%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.63%) Data Centre Operations
6 4 (5.63%) High Availability
6 4 (5.63%) ITIL V3
6 4 (5.63%) SOA
7 3 (4.23%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.23%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.27%) SQL
2 6 (8.45%) VBA
3 5 (7.04%) JavaScript
3 5 (7.04%) Perl
4 3 (4.23%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.82%) C
5 2 (2.82%) Java
5 2 (2.82%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.41%) VB
6 1 (1.41%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (12.68%) CCENT
1 9 (12.68%) CCNA
1 9 (12.68%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (11.27%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (8.45%) CCNP
4 5 (7.04%) CCSE
4 5 (7.04%) MCSE
4 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (7.04%) SC Cleared
4 5 (7.04%) Security Cleared
5 4 (5.63%) CCSA
5 4 (5.63%) Check Point Certification
5 4 (5.63%) MCP
5 4 (5.63%) PMI Certification
6 3 (4.23%) MCSA
6 3 (4.23%) PMP
6 3 (4.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.82%) JNCIA
7 2 (2.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.41%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) SLA
2 2 (2.82%) PMBOK
2 2 (2.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.41%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 18 (25.35%) Active Directory
2 12 (16.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.23%) UAG
3 3 (4.23%) XenApp
4 2 (2.82%) VirtualBox
4 2 (2.82%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.41%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.41%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) SCCM
1 7 (9.86%) SCSM
2 2 (2.82%) Cacti
2 2 (2.82%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (1.41%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 27 (38.03%) Microsoft
2 16 (22.54%) VMware
3 14 (19.72%) Cisco
4 11 (15.49%) Citrix
5 9 (12.68%) CheckPoint
6 8 (11.27%) NetApp
7 7 (9.86%) Oracle
8 6 (8.45%) Aruba
8 6 (8.45%) IBM
9 5 (7.04%) Cognos
9 5 (7.04%) SAP
10 4 (5.63%) F5
10 4 (5.63%) Juniper
11 3 (4.23%) Dell
11 3 (4.23%) Red Hat
12 2 (2.82%) EMC
12 2 (2.82%) LANDesk
12 2 (2.82%) Lotus
12 2 (2.82%) Qualys
12 2 (2.82%) Sophos