Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for ITIL Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 166 124
Rank change year-on-year +25 -42 +39
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 53 18 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.11% 0.40% 1.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.63% 2.02% 7.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 7 51
East of England median daily rate £294 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.88% +21.43% -7.89%
10th Percentile £125 £302 £213
90th Percentile £538 £460 £488
England median daily rate £383 £398 £385
% change year-on-year -3.77% +3.25% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 11
East of England median hourly rate - £16.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +57.14% -40.00%
England median hourly rate £17.43 £17.72 £17.50
% change year-on-year -1.61% +1.23% +18.64%

ITIL Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East of England
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 942 893 981
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.81% 19.86% 18.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 467 501 462
East of England median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £192 £200 £206
90th Percentile £575 £530 £538
England median daily rate £440 £425 £406
% change year-on-year +3.53% +4.81% +1.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 99 144
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +52.17% +17.95%
10th Percentile £10.60 £13.60 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.18 £47.50 £50.68
England median hourly rate £23.75 £26.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year -8.65% -3.70% +42.11%

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing ITIL Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Certification in the East of England

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ITIL Certification in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL Certification in the East of England

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL Certification in the East of England

ITIL Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL Certification in the East of England

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the East of England region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +8 19 £300 -29.41% 11
Cambridgeshire -7 19 £425 +6.25% 7
Bedfordshire 0 8 £130 - 1
Essex -3 5 £388 -13.89% 2
Suffolk +12 1 - - 3
Norfolk - 1 £238 - 2
ITIL Certification
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 53 (100.00%) ITIL
2 13 (24.53%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (24.53%) VMware
3 12 (22.64%) Windows
4 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
5 10 (18.87%) Citrix
5 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
6 9 (16.98%) Degree
6 9 (16.98%) vSphere
7 8 (15.09%) Project Management
8 7 (13.21%) McAfee
8 7 (13.21%) DHCP
8 7 (13.21%) VoIP
8 7 (13.21%) VPN
8 7 (13.21%) DNS
8 7 (13.21%) Java
8 7 (13.21%) Google
8 7 (13.21%) RSA SecurID
8 7 (13.21%) ITSM
8 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (13.21%) XenApp
8 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (13.21%) Windows Server
8 7 (13.21%) Runbook
9 6 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (11.32%) Problem Management
9 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
9 6 (11.32%) Service Delivery
10 5 (9.43%) BMC
10 5 (9.43%) E-Commerce

ITIL Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (24.53%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.89%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.89%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (5.66%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) DHCP
1 7 (13.21%) DNS
1 7 (13.21%) VoIP
1 7 (13.21%) VPN
2 3 (5.66%) Firewall
2 3 (5.66%) Internet
3 1 (1.89%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.89%) LAN
3 1 (1.89%) SAN
3 1 (1.89%) SNMP
3 1 (1.89%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.89%) WAN
3 1 (1.89%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (7.55%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Automotive
2 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.89%) Games
2 1 (1.89%) Law
2 1 (1.89%) Military
2 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (54.72%) Analyst
2 15 (28.30%) Service Analyst
3 7 (13.21%) Architect
4 6 (11.32%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) IT Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Business Systems Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Remedy Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Change Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Help Desk Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) IT Support
7 3 (5.66%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Service Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.77%) Change and Release Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) ITIL Service Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) SAP Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Service Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) RSA SecurID
2 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.66%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.66%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.66%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.89%) CMDB
5 1 (1.89%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.64%) Windows
2 7 (13.21%) Windows Server
2 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (7.55%) Linux
4 3 (5.66%) Unix
4 3 (5.66%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (15.09%) Project Management
3 7 (13.21%) ITSM
3 7 (13.21%) Runbook
4 6 (11.32%) Problem Management
4 6 (11.32%) Service Delivery
5 5 (9.43%) E-Commerce
5 5 (9.43%) Incident Management
5 5 (9.43%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (7.55%) Data Modelling
6 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2
6 4 (7.55%) Service Management
7 3 (5.66%) Change Management
7 3 (5.66%) CRM
7 3 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.66%) Information Management
7 3 (5.66%) Knowledge Management
7 3 (5.66%) Release Management
7 3 (5.66%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (5.66%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.21%) Java
2 3 (5.66%) PHP
2 3 (5.66%) SQL
3 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) CISSP
3 2 (3.77%) MCSE
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) PMO
1 5 (9.43%) SLA
2 2 (3.77%) GDPR
2 2 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.77%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.89%) ISO 22301
3 1 (1.89%) PMBOK
3 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.98%) vSphere
3 7 (13.21%) XenApp
4 6 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Nagios
2 2 (3.77%) Nessus
2 2 (3.77%) SCCM
2 2 (3.77%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.89%) SCOM
3 1 (1.89%) WMI
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) VMware
2 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
3 10 (18.87%) Citrix
4 7 (13.21%) Google
4 7 (13.21%) McAfee
5 5 (9.43%) BMC
6 4 (7.55%) Cisco
6 4 (7.55%) Remedy
7 3 (5.66%) Sun
8 2 (3.77%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.77%) HP
8 2 (3.77%) SAP
8 2 (3.77%) ServiceNow
8 2 (3.77%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.77%) Sophos
9 1 (1.89%) Apple
9 1 (1.89%) Axway
9 1 (1.89%) Dell
9 1 (1.89%) NetApp
9 1 (1.89%) Planview