The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 29 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)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 13 15
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2  
Contract jobs citing ITIL 17 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 10.24% 6.31% 5.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.49% 7.45% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 3
Median daily rate £475 £389 £145
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.18% +168.10%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year +6.76% +0.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Median hourly rate £12.75 £42.50 £17.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -70.00% +144.60%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £14.57
% change year-on-year -8.57% +20.10%  

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Portsmouth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 126 94 80
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 75.90% 84.68% 86.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 53 48
Median daily rate £435 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.28% +12.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 12 21
Median hourly rate £43.00 £38.05 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.00% +15.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.25 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £47.83 £44.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Portsmouth

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Portsmouth over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Portsmouth

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 29 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 12 (37.50%) IaaS
2 11 (34.38%) Security Cleared
3 10 (31.25%) Service Management
3 10 (31.25%) PaaS
4 9 (28.13%) Workflow
4 9 (28.13%) VMware
5 8 (25.00%) Windows
5 8 (25.00%) Linux
5 8 (25.00%) Cisco
5 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (25.00%) Service Design
6 7 (21.88%) SLA
7 6 (18.75%) CA
7 6 (18.75%) SOAP
7 6 (18.75%) RESTful
7 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
7 6 (18.75%) ITIL V3
7 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (18.75%) Customer Requirements
8 5 (15.63%) Project Management
8 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
8 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
9 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
9 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
9 4 (12.50%) Degree
9 4 (12.50%) Driving Licence
10 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
10 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
10 3 (9.38%) CMDB
10 3 (9.38%) Analytics

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Maximo
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (37.50%) IaaS
2 10 (31.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (3.13%) Intranet
2 1 (3.13%) VPN
2 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Axure RP
1 1 (3.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 1 (3.13%) Aerospace
1 1 (3.13%) French Language
1 1 (3.13%) Italian Language
1 1 (3.13%) Publishing
1 1 (3.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Service Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Architect
3 3 (9.38%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Applications Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Applications Project Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Automation Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Service Manager
4 2 (6.25%) SharePoint Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Team Leader
4 2 (6.25%) Technical Architect
4 2 (6.25%) VMware Architect
5 1 (3.13%) IT Support
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL Service Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) RESTful
1 6 (18.75%) SOAP
2 3 (9.38%) HTML
3 2 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (3.13%) .NET
4 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.13%) HTML5
4 1 (3.13%) Middleware
4 1 (3.13%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Driving Licence
1 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.38%) CMDB
2 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Taxonomies
3 1 (3.13%) Vector Graphics
3 1 (3.13%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Linux
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Service Management
2 9 (28.13%) Workflow
3 8 (25.00%) Service Design
4 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.75%) Customer Requirements
4 6 (18.75%) ITIL V3
5 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
5 5 (15.63%) Project Management
6 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 3 (9.38%) Analytics
7 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
7 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
7 3 (9.38%) Scrum
7 3 (9.38%) UML
8 2 (6.25%) Content Management
8 2 (6.25%) Converged Infrastructure
8 2 (6.25%) Document Management
8 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Content Management
8 2 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (6.25%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 4 (12.50%) Degree
4 3 (9.38%) ISEB
4 3 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) SLA
2 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.13%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.25%) vSphere
3 1 (3.13%) Docker
3 1 (3.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.13%) Puppet
2 1 (3.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) VMware
2 8 (25.00%) Cisco
2 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (18.75%) CA
4 3 (9.38%) Remedy
5 2 (6.25%) Citrix
5 2 (6.25%) IBM
5 2 (6.25%) Nintex
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle
5 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.25%) Syclo
5 2 (6.25%) webMethods
6 1 (3.13%) BMC
6 1 (3.13%) HP
6 1 (3.13%) Intel
6 1 (3.13%) SAP
6 1 (3.13%) Veritas