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 27 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)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 21 7
Rank change year-on-year -4 -14  
Contract jobs citing ITIL 8 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 4.94% 5.37% 11.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.93% 6.84% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 9
Median daily rate £463 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 - £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Median hourly rate £13.25 £35.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.67% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.36 £21.33 £15.50
% change year-on-year -23.32% +37.61%  

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 135 117 75
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 83.33% 78.52% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 69 53
Median daily rate £415 £425 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.35% +28.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 14
Median hourly rate £45.00 £47.83 £37.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.91% +29.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £30.00 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.69 £52.50 £47.83
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 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 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 27 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (36.00%) Windows
3 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (28.00%) Cisco
4 7 (28.00%) Service Management
4 7 (28.00%) Workflow
4 7 (28.00%) VMware
4 7 (28.00%) IaaS
5 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (24.00%) SLA
6 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (20.00%) PaaS
6 5 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (16.00%) Task Automation
7 4 (16.00%) Time Management
7 4 (16.00%) RESTful
7 4 (16.00%) CA
7 4 (16.00%) Linux
7 4 (16.00%) SOAP
7 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
8 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
8 3 (12.00%) HTML
8 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (12.00%) ITSM
8 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
8 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
8 3 (12.00%) Degree
8 3 (12.00%) Service Design
8 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
9 2 (8.00%) Driving Licence

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 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Maximo
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.00%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) IaaS
2 5 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (8.00%) VPN
1 2 (8.00%) Wireless
2 1 (4.00%) Intranet
2 1 (4.00%) SAN
2 1 (4.00%) SNMP
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Axure RP
1 1 (4.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.00%) Back Office
1 1 (4.00%) French Language
1 1 (4.00%) Italian Language
1 1 (4.00%) Publishing
1 1 (4.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Service Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Applications Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Applications Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Automation Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) SharePoint Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) 1st Line Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) IT Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) IT Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Service Management Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) RESTful
1 4 (16.00%) SOAP
2 3 (12.00%) HTML
3 2 (8.00%) CSS
4 1 (4.00%) .NET
4 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.00%) HTML5
4 1 (4.00%) SAP Basis
4 1 (4.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.00%) CMDB
3 1 (4.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.00%) Taxonomies
3 1 (4.00%) Vector Graphics
3 1 (4.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Linux
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) Solaris
5 1 (4.00%) Unix
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Service Management
1 7 (28.00%) Workflow
2 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (16.00%) Task Automation
3 4 (16.00%) Time Management
4 3 (12.00%) ITSM
4 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (12.00%) Service Design
5 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.00%) Content Management
5 2 (8.00%) Converged Infrastructure
5 2 (8.00%) Document Management
5 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Content Management
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Scrum
5 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) ABAP
1 1 (4.00%) Java
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.00%) VB
1 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) Degree
3 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) ISEB
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) SLA
2 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 15288
2 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.00%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (4.00%) SCOM
1 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (28.00%) Cisco
2 7 (28.00%) VMware
3 4 (16.00%) CA
4 2 (8.00%) Nintex
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle
4 2 (8.00%) Remedy
4 2 (8.00%) SAP
4 2 (8.00%) Syclo
4 2 (8.00%) webMethods
5 1 (4.00%) Ariba
5 1 (4.00%) HP
5 1 (4.00%) IBM
5 1 (4.00%) NetApp
5 1 (4.00%) Symantec
5 1 (4.00%) Veeam