The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 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 25 June 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)
West Sussex / Gatwick
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 7 17
Rank change year-on-year +5 +10  
Contract jobs citing ITIL 13 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 23.64% 13.51% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.53% 14.08% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 0
Median daily rate £383 £365 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.79% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £51.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £20.67 £15.00
% change year-on-year -22.57% +37.76%  

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 Gatwick with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Gatwick
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 53 71 56
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 96.36% 95.95% 91.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 55 38
Median daily rate £383 £375 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +9.48%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £335 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £500 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 5
Median hourly rate £57.00 £51.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.67% +3.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gatwick 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 Gatwick

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Gatwick

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Gatwick over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Gatwick

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 10 (55.56%) Windows
1 10 (55.56%) Change Management
2 9 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (50.00%) Oracle
2 9 (50.00%) SAN
3 8 (44.44%) Project Management
4 7 (38.89%) Change Control
5 6 (33.33%) High Availability
5 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 6 (33.33%) Database Mirroring
5 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (33.33%) NAS
5 6 (33.33%) Clustering
5 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (33.33%) Replication
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (33.33%) RDBMS
5 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 6 (33.33%) DB2
5 6 (33.33%) VB
5 6 (33.33%) MCDBA
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
5 6 (33.33%) PMO
6 5 (27.78%) Linux
6 5 (27.78%) Unix
6 5 (27.78%) VMware

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) SAN
2 6 (33.33%) NAS
3 3 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (11.11%) MPLS
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (5.56%) DHCP
5 1 (5.56%) Firewall
5 1 (5.56%) IPv4
5 1 (5.56%) IPv6
5 1 (5.56%) VPN
5 1 (5.56%) WAN
5 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) DB2
1 6 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Administrator
2 6 (33.33%) DBA
2 6 (33.33%) Senior DBA
2 6 (33.33%) Senior SQL DBA
2 6 (33.33%) Senior SQL Server DBA
2 6 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
3 5 (27.78%) IT Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (16.67%) Solaris Administrator
4 3 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) IT Relationships Manager
5 2 (11.11%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Relationships Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Service Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) DOORS Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) DOORS Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Transformation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Clustering
1 6 (33.33%) Replication
2 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) CMDB
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (27.78%) Linux
3 5 (27.78%) Unix
4 3 (16.67%) CentOS
4 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Change Management
2 9 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (44.44%) Project Management
4 7 (38.89%) Change Control
5 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (33.33%) Database Mirroring
5 6 (33.33%) High Availability
6 4 (22.22%) ITSM
6 4 (22.22%) QMS
6 4 (22.22%) Quality Management
7 3 (16.67%) Benchmarking
7 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity
7 3 (16.67%) Information Security
7 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
7 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 3 (16.67%) Server Hardening
7 3 (16.67%) Service Management
8 2 (11.11%) Requirements Management
8 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
8 2 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) VB
2 3 (16.67%) AWK
2 3 (16.67%) Bourne shell
2 3 (16.67%) Korn
2 3 (16.67%) Perl
2 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) MCDBA
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (27.78%) Degree
3 3 (16.67%) OCA
3 3 (16.67%) OCP
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (16.67%) RHCE
3 3 (16.67%) RHCSA
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (5.56%) CCNP
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) PMO
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) GlusterFS
1 3 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle ZFS
2 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 3 (16.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (27.78%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) Brocade
3 3 (16.67%) EMC
3 3 (16.67%) HP
3 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 3 (16.67%) StorageTek
3 3 (16.67%) Sun
3 3 (16.67%) Veritas
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft