Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for ITIL V2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL V2 over the 6 months to 22 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.

IT Infrastructure Library Version 2
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 801 796 793
Rank change year-on-year -5 -3 -20
Contract jobs citing ITIL V2 36 41 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.039% 0.046% 0.053%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.046% 0.055% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 26 40
England median daily rate £475 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +41.67% -29.41%
10th Percentile £240 £326 £204
90th Percentile £650 £500 £603
UK median daily rate £463 £420 £300
% change year-on-year +10.12% +40.00% -30.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
England median hourly rate £12.50 £11.73 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.61% -2.29% -
UK median hourly rate £12.50 £11.98 £12.00
% change year-on-year +4.38% -0.21% -

ITIL V2 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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 77,620 74,396 81,850
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.62% 84.03% 82.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 52,445 49,648 53,873
England median daily rate £450 £434 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.72% +2.09% +6.12%
10th Percentile £293 £269 £263
90th Percentile £638 £619 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,794 2,033 2,509
England median hourly rate £23.50 £25.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.00% +8.70% +15.00%
10th Percentile £11.37 £11.27 £11.25
90th Percentile £49.75 £48.00 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £23.38 £24.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -4.59% +2.08% +20.00%

ITIL V2
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing ITIL V2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL V2 in England

ITIL V2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ITIL V2 in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL V2 in England

ITIL V2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL V2 in England over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL V2 in England

ITIL V2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL V2 in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL V2 in England

ITIL V2
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL V2 within the England region over the 6 months to 22 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
London -26 19 £575 +38.55% 1
North of England +49 15 £336 -11.58%
North West +17 15 £336 +79.20%
East Midlands -2 1 - -
Midlands -3 1 - -
South East -40 1 £413 -17.50%
ITIL V2
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V2 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 England region with a requirement for ITIL V2.

1 36 (100.00%) ITIL
2 17 (47.22%) ITIL V3
2 17 (47.22%) ServiceNow
3 16 (44.44%) Project Management
4 15 (41.67%) Service Management
5 14 (38.89%) Incident Management
5 14 (38.89%) PRINCE2
5 14 (38.89%) Service Design
6 13 (36.11%) Problem Management
6 13 (36.11%) Change Management
6 13 (36.11%) ITSM
7 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
7 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
8 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 9 (25.00%) SQL
8 9 (25.00%) IIS
8 9 (25.00%) Apache
8 9 (25.00%) Tomcat
8 9 (25.00%) Python
8 9 (25.00%) Identity Management
8 9 (25.00%) JIRA
9 8 (22.22%) Ivanti
9 8 (22.22%) Windows 7
9 8 (22.22%) SailPoint
9 8 (22.22%) Windows 8
9 8 (22.22%) Service Desk Management
9 8 (22.22%) Quality Management
9 8 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (22.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Project

ITIL V2
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 9 (25.00%) Apache
1 9 (25.00%) IIS
1 9 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (16.67%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (22.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) Internet
1 8 (22.22%) Intranet
2 6 (16.67%) Kerberos
2 6 (16.67%) SSL
3 2 (5.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Architect
2 7 (19.44%) Service Architect
2 7 (19.44%) Service Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Service Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 4 (11.11%) IT Services Manager
4 4 (11.11%) IT Support
4 4 (11.11%) ITIL Manager
4 4 (11.11%) ITIL Service Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Head of IT
5 3 (8.33%) Head of Support
5 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Services Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) SailPoint
2 6 (16.67%) LDAP
2 6 (16.67%) SAML
2 6 (16.67%) SPNEGO
2 6 (16.67%) WCF
2 6 (16.67%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 6 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) PKI
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Windows
1 8 (22.22%) Windows 7
1 8 (22.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) ITIL
2 17 (47.22%) ITIL V3
3 16 (44.44%) Project Management
4 15 (41.67%) Service Management
5 14 (38.89%) Incident Management
5 14 (38.89%) PRINCE2
5 14 (38.89%) Service Design
6 13 (36.11%) Change Management
6 13 (36.11%) ITSM
6 13 (36.11%) Problem Management
7 9 (25.00%) Identity Management
8 8 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (22.22%) Quality Management
8 8 (22.22%) Service Desk Management
9 6 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
9 6 (16.67%) Network Architecture
9 6 (16.67%) Service Delivery
9 6 (16.67%) SOA
9 6 (16.67%) TOGAF
9 6 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) Python
1 9 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (47.22%) ServiceNow
2 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 8 (22.22%) Ivanti
3 8 (22.22%) Siebel
4 6 (16.67%) Axway
4 6 (16.67%) BMC
4 6 (16.67%) CA
4 6 (16.67%) ForgeRock