Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for ITIL V3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL V3 over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 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.

ITIL Version 3
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 180 157 147
Rank change year-on-year -23 -10 +3
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 29 40 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.56% 0.82% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 1.01% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 33 34
East of England median daily rate £348 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.92% -18.75% +83.70%
10th Percentile £108 £163 £300
90th Percentile £443 £495 £451
England median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 11
East of England median hourly rate - £20.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -13.04% -13.21%
England median hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -9.68% -32.61% +21.05%

ITIL V3 is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4263 3966 4607
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 82.60% 81.39% 78.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2456 2303 2684
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £224 £232
90th Percentile £575 £544 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 317 397
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.56% +34.74% -1.53%
10th Percentile £11.53 £13.75 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £45.44
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.43 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.76% +8.58% +18.42%

ITIL V3
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing ITIL V3 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL V3 in the East of England

ITIL V3
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 V3 in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL V3 in the East of England

ITIL V3
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL V3 in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL V3 in the East of England

ITIL V3
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 V3 in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL V3 in the East of England

ITIL V3
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 V3 within the East of England region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Cambridgeshire -4 11 £172 -1.44% 6
Bedfordshire -8 11 £388 +19.23%
Suffolk - 5 £100 -
Hertfordshire -12 2 £140 -62.67% 3
ITIL V3
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for ITIL V3.

1 29 (100.00%) ITIL
2 12 (41.38%) Service Design
3 9 (31.03%) Web Services
4 7 (24.14%) ServiceNow
4 7 (24.14%) SLA
4 7 (24.14%) SQL
4 7 (24.14%) Finance
5 6 (20.69%) Service Management
5 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
5 6 (20.69%) WebLogic
5 6 (20.69%) Java
5 6 (20.69%) PL/SQL
5 6 (20.69%) SOAP
5 6 (20.69%) JBoss
5 6 (20.69%) REST
6 4 (13.79%) ITSM
6 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
6 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (13.79%) VPN
6 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
6 4 (13.79%) HTML
6 4 (13.79%) Office 365
6 4 (13.79%) SDLC
7 3 (10.34%) Matrix Organization
7 3 (10.34%) Acceptance Criteria
7 3 (10.34%) Retail
7 3 (10.34%) Process Improvement
7 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (10.34%) Problem Management

ITIL V3
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 6 (20.69%) JBoss
1 6 (20.69%) WebLogic
2 3 (10.34%) Apache
2 3 (10.34%) IIS
2 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Office 365
2 2 (6.90%) SaaS
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) VPN
2 3 (10.34%) LDAP
2 3 (10.34%) SSL
3 1 (3.45%) Skype
3 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.45%) Wireless
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Retail
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.45%) Automotive
4 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Service Design Manager
1 8 (27.59%) Service Manager
2 6 (20.69%) Applications Support
3 5 (17.24%) Applications Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Applications Support Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Service Transition Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Transition Manager
5 3 (10.34%) ServiceNow Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (6.90%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Customer Services Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Incident Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 1 (3.45%) IT Services Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Web Content Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) Web Services
2 6 (20.69%) REST
2 6 (20.69%) SOAP
3 4 (13.79%) HTML
4 3 (10.34%) .NET
4 3 (10.34%) J2EE
4 3 (10.34%) XML
5 1 (3.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) ITIL
2 12 (41.38%) Service Design
3 6 (20.69%) Service Management
4 4 (13.79%) ITSM
4 4 (13.79%) SDLC
4 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
4 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.34%) Acceptance Criteria
5 3 (10.34%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
5 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
5 3 (10.34%) Process Improvement
5 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) Scrum
6 2 (6.90%) Change Management
7 1 (3.45%) CRM
7 1 (3.45%) Matrix Management
7 1 (3.45%) Project Management
7 1 (3.45%) Use Case
7 1 (3.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 6 (20.69%) Java
2 6 (20.69%) PL/SQL
3 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) A+ Certification
2 2 (6.90%) CCENT
2 2 (6.90%) CCNA
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) MCSE
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
1 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) ServiceNow
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Citrix
3 1 (3.45%) McAfee
3 1 (3.45%) NetApp
3 1 (3.45%) VMware