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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 20 7 16
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Contract jobs citing ITIL 43 44 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 8.02% 11.86% 6.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.66% 17.60% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 27 12
Average daily rate
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£320 £225 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.22% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £123 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 7
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £16.10 £23.21
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.32 £15.77 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -9.88%
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
445 250 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 83.02% 67.39% 77.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 167 204
Average daily rate £400 £330 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -7.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 19
Average hourly rate £44.00 £16.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+175.00% -64.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £17.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £26.98 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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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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 -1 19 £350 +191.66% 2
Gatwick -1 8 £120 -40.00%
Worthing -11 4 £120 -61.29% 1
Horsham - 1 - - 1
ITIL
South East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 55 (69.62%) Windows
2 42 (53.16%) Active Directory
3 40 (50.63%) Microsoft
4 31 (39.24%) VMware
5 26 (32.91%) VMware Infrastructure
6 24 (30.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (29.11%) Cisco
8 20 (25.32%) Windows 7
9 18 (22.78%) SQL
9 18 (22.78%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (21.52%) MS Excel
10 17 (21.52%) DNS
11 16 (20.25%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (20.25%) Firewall
12 15 (18.99%) SQL Server
12 15 (18.99%) IIS
13 14 (17.72%) ITIL V3
14 13 (16.46%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (16.46%) SCCM
14 13 (16.46%) HP
15 12 (15.19%) DHCP
15 12 (15.19%) SharePoint
15 12 (15.19%) Cisco Certification
15 12 (15.19%) SAN
16 11 (13.92%) MCSE
16 11 (13.92%) PRINCE2
16 11 (13.92%) VPN
16 11 (13.92%) Mathematics
16 11 (13.92%) Security Cleared
17 10 (12.66%) Clustering

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 15 (18.99%) IIS
2 12 (15.19%) SharePoint
3 9 (11.39%) MS Exchange
4 5 (6.33%) SAS
5 4 (5.06%) Oracle Application Server
5 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.53%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 17 (21.52%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.13%) MS Office
3 3 (3.80%) MS Project
3 3 (3.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.39%) Office 365
2 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.53%) IaaS
3 2 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (21.52%) DNS
2 16 (20.25%) Firewall
3 13 (16.46%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (15.19%) SAN
4 12 (15.19%) DHCP
5 11 (13.92%) VPN
6 10 (12.66%) WAN
7 9 (11.39%) SMTP
7 9 (11.39%) LAN
7 9 (11.39%) FTP
7 9 (11.39%) TCP/IP
8 8 (10.13%) Internet
9 7 (8.86%) Cisco PIX
10 6 (7.59%) Spanning Tree
10 6 (7.59%) tcpdump
10 6 (7.59%) IPsec
10 6 (7.59%) Wireshark
10 6 (7.59%) Intranet
10 6 (7.59%) Ethernet
11 5 (6.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.99%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (12.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (12.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (11.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.53%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.27%) MySQL
7 1 (1.27%) OLTP
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (11.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (11.39%) Finance
2 8 (10.13%) Back Office
2 8 (10.13%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.53%) Local Government
4 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (36.71%) Analyst
2 12 (15.19%) Support Analyst
3 11 (13.92%) Service Analyst
3 11 (13.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 11 (13.92%) Service Desk Analyst
4 9 (11.39%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 9 (11.39%) Developer
5 8 (10.13%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (8.86%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 7 (8.86%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 6 (7.59%) Network Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) Applications Specialist
8 5 (6.33%) SQL Developer
9 4 (5.06%) DBA
9 4 (5.06%) Support Specialist
10 3 (3.80%) Consultant
10 3 (3.80%) Cisco Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) Senior Network Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) Systems Manager
10 3 (3.80%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.66%) .NET
2 9 (11.39%) ASP.NET
2 9 (11.39%) MDX
3 6 (7.59%) Web Services
4 3 (3.80%) 802.1X
5 1 (1.27%) REST
5 1 (1.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.92%) Mathematics
2 10 (12.66%) Clustering
3 9 (11.39%) Data Structures
4 5 (6.33%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (5.06%) PKI
5 4 (5.06%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.06%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.80%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.53%) BYOD
7 2 (2.53%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.53%) Visualisation
7 2 (2.53%) iSeries
7 2 (2.53%) Replication
8 1 (1.27%) Smart Meter
8 1 (1.27%) CMDB
8 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 55 (69.62%) Windows
2 24 (30.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (25.32%) Windows 7
4 18 (22.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (10.13%) Linux
6 4 (5.06%) UNIX
7 2 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.27%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.27%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.72%) ITIL V3
2 11 (13.92%) PRINCE2
3 9 (11.39%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (10.13%) Change Management
5 7 (8.86%) Configuration Management
5 7 (8.86%) Project Management
6 6 (7.59%) Service Management
6 6 (7.59%) Problem Management
7 5 (6.33%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (6.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (5.06%) Asset Management
8 4 (5.06%) Network Design
8 4 (5.06%) Migration
9 3 (3.80%) Programme Management
9 3 (3.80%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.80%) Security Architecture
9 3 (3.80%) Time Management
9 3 (3.80%) Patch Management
9 3 (3.80%) Line Management
9 3 (3.80%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 18 (22.78%) SQL
2 10 (12.66%) T-SQL
3 9 (11.39%) X++
3 9 (11.39%) C#
4 7 (8.86%) PowerShell
5 5 (6.33%) C
6 2 (2.53%) Java
7 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.27%) Perl
7 1 (1.27%) PHP
7 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (20.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (15.19%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (13.92%) Security Cleared
3 11 (13.92%) MCSE
4 9 (11.39%) CCENT
5 7 (8.86%) Degree
5 7 (8.86%) CCNA
6 6 (7.59%) CCNP
6 6 (7.59%) CCSE
6 6 (7.59%) MCITP
6 6 (7.59%) SC Cleared
7 4 (5.06%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (3.80%) PMP
8 3 (3.80%) PMI Certification
8 3 (3.80%) CCSA
8 3 (3.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (3.80%) JNCIA
8 3 (3.80%) MCDST
8 3 (3.80%) Check Point Certification
8 3 (3.80%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) SLA
2 2 (2.53%) PMBOK
3 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 42 (53.16%) Active Directory
2 26 (32.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.86%) XenApp
4 3 (3.80%) XenDesktop
4 3 (3.80%) VMware ESX
4 3 (3.80%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.27%) DFS Replication
5 1 (1.27%) vSphere
5 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (16.46%) SCCM
2 7 (8.86%) WSUS
3 3 (3.80%) Cacti
4 2 (2.53%) SCOM
5 1 (1.27%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (1.27%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.27%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.27%) SCSM
Vendors
1 40 (50.63%) Microsoft
2 31 (39.24%) VMware
3 23 (29.11%) Cisco
4 13 (16.46%) HP
5 10 (12.66%) Dell
6 9 (11.39%) Citrix
6 9 (11.39%) CheckPoint
6 9 (11.39%) Tableau
7 8 (10.13%) Aruba
8 6 (7.59%) Oracle
9 5 (6.33%) Juniper
9 5 (6.33%) SolarWinds
10 4 (5.06%) NetApp
11 3 (3.80%) McAfee
11 3 (3.80%) Sophos
11 3 (3.80%) Qualys
11 3 (3.80%) Panasonic
12 2 (2.53%) 3PAR
12 2 (2.53%) Rackspace
12 2 (2.53%) Red Hat