The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for ITIL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 30 March 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.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 31 31
Rank change year-on-year +4 0  
Contract jobs citing ITIL 7 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 3.14% 3.57% 4.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.76% 4.51% 4.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 4
Median daily rate £275 £249 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.55% -32.77%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.06% +0.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £14.85
% change year-on-year -8.57% +17.84%  

ITIL is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 186 244 275
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 83.41% 79.22% 88.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 171 146
Median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 18
Median hourly rate £11.00 £28.75 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.73% -15.44%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex citing ITIL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in East Sussex

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in East Sussex

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in East Sussex

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton 0 7 £275 +23.59% 4
ITIL
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL 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 Sussex region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
2 5 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) MS Office
4 3 (30.00%) Legal
4 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (30.00%) Change Control
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) Office 365
5 2 (20.00%) User Stories
5 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (20.00%) BDD
5 2 (20.00%) Critical Success Factor
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) SAP
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) CRM
5 2 (20.00%) ISEB
5 2 (20.00%) PMI
6 1 (10.00%) Service Management
6 1 (10.00%) PMP

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) CMS
1 1 (10.00%) Drupal
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (30.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Manager
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Business Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Office 365 Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (30.00%) Change Control
4 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) BDD
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) Critical Success Factor
5 2 (20.00%) CRM
5 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) User Stories
5 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (10.00%) Service Management
6 1 (10.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
1 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Progress