The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 28 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)
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 13 15
Rank change year-on-year +5 +2  
Contract jobs citing ITIL 11 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 10.78% 4.49% 6.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.10% 5.13% 8.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 6
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £180 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £443 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £16.50 - £12.45
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 - £11.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 - £13.08
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.14 £21.33 £15.25
% change year-on-year -24.33% +39.86%  

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 Guildford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 78 78 113
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 76.47% 87.64% 73.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 196 327
Median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £213 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £488 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 4
Median hourly rate £21.50 £23.00 £15.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.52% +46.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.75 £18.13 £11.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £43.38 £20.35
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 Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Guildford

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Guildford

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Guildford over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Guildford

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 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 Guildford region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (23.53%) Service Management
2 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
3 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (17.65%) ServiceNow
3 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
3 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
3 3 (17.65%) SCCM
3 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
4 2 (11.76%) CGEIT
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
4 2 (11.76%) BPMN
4 2 (11.76%) IT Governance
4 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (11.76%) Degree
4 2 (11.76%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Change Management
4 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
1 1 (5.88%) PaaS
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (11.76%) 4G
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) Network Security
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) WebEx
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) IT Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Problem Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Author
4 2 (11.76%) Availability Manager
4 2 (11.76%) IT Risk Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) ArcSight Expert
5 1 (5.88%) Incident and Problem Manager
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL Service Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Network Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Network Services Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Service Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Subject Matter Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Service Management
1 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
2 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
2 3 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) BPMN
3 2 (11.76%) Change Management
3 2 (11.76%) Contract Management
3 2 (11.76%) IT Governance
3 2 (11.76%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
3 2 (11.76%) Six Sigma
4 1 (5.88%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) CGEIT
3 2 (11.76%) CRISC
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.88%) MCITP
4 1 (5.88%) MCP
4 1 (5.88%) MCSA
4 1 (5.88%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) ServiceNow
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) ArcSight
3 1 (5.88%) BT
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Ericsson
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Intel
3 1 (5.88%) VMware