The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for ITIL Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered 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.

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
England / South East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 177 170 189
Rank change year-on-year -7 +19  
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 66 100 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.85% 1.11% 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.55% 3.97% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 72 48
Median daily rate £425 £375 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -4.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £307 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year +8.10% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 2
Median hourly rate £95.00 £51.50 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +84.46% +100.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £35.55 £19.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £170.25 £52.25 £32.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £21.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year -38.82% -5.55%  

ITIL Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East.

Academic & Professional Certification
South East
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1859 2517 2321
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 24.06% 28.04% 24.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2497 3322 2953
Median daily rate £408 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.87% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £538 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 292 213 293
Median hourly rate £18.00 £40.00 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.00% +85.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £14.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £58.75 £47.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +14.03% +26.66%  

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing ITIL Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Certification in the South East

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL Certification in the South East

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL Certification in the South East

ITIL Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL Certification in the South East

ITIL Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in the South East over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ITIL Certification in the South East

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +16 22 £400 +6.66% 8
Buckinghamshire -28 18 £413 +6.38%
Hampshire 0 12 £433 +31.06%
Surrey +14 8 £431 +1.47% 4
West Sussex +12 3 £500 +15.60% 2
Oxfordshire -8 2 £475 +10.46% 1
East Sussex - 1 - -
ITIL Certification
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification 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 South East region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 116 (100.00%) ITIL
2 44 (37.93%) Service Management
3 25 (21.55%) Finance
4 24 (20.69%) Microsoft
5 23 (19.83%) SLA
5 23 (19.83%) Telecoms
6 22 (18.97%) Service Delivery
7 21 (18.10%) Service Design
8 20 (17.24%) Project Management
9 17 (14.66%) ITSM
10 16 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
10 16 (13.79%) Incident Management
10 16 (13.79%) Degree
10 16 (13.79%) Security Cleared
11 15 (12.93%) Remedy
12 14 (12.07%) Change Management
12 14 (12.07%) Data Centre
13 13 (11.21%) SC Cleared
14 12 (10.34%) Remedy ITSM
14 12 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (10.34%) ServiceNow
14 12 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (9.48%) Configuration Management
15 11 (9.48%) BMC
15 11 (9.48%) PRINCE2
15 11 (9.48%) Windows
16 10 (8.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
17 8 (6.90%) Change Control
17 8 (6.90%) Public Cloud

ITIL Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (1.72%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (8.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (10.34%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.86%) Maximo
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (3.45%) Office 365
2 3 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.86%) G Suite
4 1 (0.86%) SaaS
4 1 (0.86%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.17%) WAN
2 5 (4.31%) Firewall
2 5 (4.31%) NAS
2 5 (4.31%) SAN
2 5 (4.31%) Wireless
3 4 (3.45%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (2.59%) 3G
4 3 (2.59%) 4G
4 3 (2.59%) LAN
5 2 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.72%) HTTP
5 2 (1.72%) Internet
5 2 (1.72%) SSL
5 2 (1.72%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.72%) VPN
6 1 (0.86%) BGP
6 1 (0.86%) Broadband
6 1 (0.86%) ICMP
6 1 (0.86%) LDAP
6 1 (0.86%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.72%) Big Data
2 1 (0.86%) DB2
2 1 (0.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.86%) Selenium
1 1 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (21.55%) Finance
2 23 (19.83%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.31%) Advertising
4 4 (3.45%) Retail
5 3 (2.59%) Publishing
6 2 (1.72%) Back Office
6 2 (1.72%) Banking
6 2 (1.72%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.86%) Automotive
7 1 (0.86%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.86%) Games
7 1 (0.86%) Law
7 1 (0.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (29.31%) Analyst
2 27 (23.28%) Service Manager
3 15 (12.93%) Architect
3 15 (12.93%) Support Analyst
4 8 (6.90%) Desktop Analyst
4 8 (6.90%) Desktop Support
4 8 (6.90%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 7 (6.03%) Business Analyst
5 7 (6.03%) Delivery Manager
5 7 (6.03%) IT Analyst
5 7 (6.03%) Project Manager
6 6 (5.17%) Service Architect
6 6 (5.17%) Services Delivery Manager
7 5 (4.31%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (4.31%) Senior Desktop Analyst
7 5 (4.31%) Senior Support Analyst
7 5 (4.31%) Service Analyst
7 5 (4.31%) Service Transition Manager
7 5 (4.31%) Telecoms Manager
7 5 (4.31%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.59%) Web Services
2 2 (1.72%) AngularJS
2 2 (1.72%) CSS
2 2 (1.72%) HTML
2 2 (1.72%) REST
2 2 (1.72%) SAML
2 2 (1.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (0.86%) .NET
3 1 (0.86%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.07%) Data Centre
2 12 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.90%) Public Cloud
4 5 (4.31%) CMDB
5 3 (2.59%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.59%) Replication
6 2 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.72%) PKI
7 1 (0.86%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.86%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.86%) Digital TV
7 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.86%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.86%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.86%) iPad
7 1 (0.86%) Online Games
7 1 (0.86%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.86%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.48%) Windows
2 6 (5.17%) Linux
3 4 (3.45%) Unix
4 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.72%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.72%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.86%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.86%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (100.00%) ITIL
2 44 (37.93%) Service Management
3 22 (18.97%) Service Delivery
4 21 (18.10%) Service Design
5 20 (17.24%) Project Management
6 17 (14.66%) ITSM
7 16 (13.79%) Incident Management
8 14 (12.07%) Change Management
9 12 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (9.48%) Configuration Management
10 11 (9.48%) PRINCE2
11 8 (6.90%) Change Control
11 8 (6.90%) Customer Requirements
12 7 (6.03%) Release Management
13 6 (5.17%) eTOM
13 6 (5.17%) Problem Management
14 5 (4.31%) ITIL V3
15 4 (3.45%) Business Process Modelling
15 4 (3.45%) Service Delivery Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.59%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.72%) SQL
3 1 (0.86%) C#
3 1 (0.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (13.79%) Degree
1 16 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 13 (11.21%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.03%) MCP
4 6 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.31%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.59%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.59%) PMP
7 2 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.72%) MCSE
8 1 (0.86%) CCNP
8 1 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.86%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.86%) SSCP
8 1 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (19.83%) SLA
2 6 (5.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (4.31%) COBIT
3 5 (4.31%) QA
4 3 (2.59%) GAMP
4 3 (2.59%) GxP
4 3 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (2.59%) PMO
5 2 (1.72%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.86%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.86%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 7 (6.03%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.59%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.72%) vSphere
3 2 (1.72%) XenApp
4 1 (0.86%) Docker
4 1 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (3.45%) SCCM
2 2 (1.72%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.93%) Remedy
3 12 (10.34%) ServiceNow
4 11 (9.48%) BMC
5 7 (6.03%) VMware
6 5 (4.31%) Citrix
7 4 (3.45%) Cisco
7 4 (3.45%) SAP
8 3 (2.59%) Google
9 1 (0.86%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.86%) Apple
9 1 (0.86%) CA
9 1 (0.86%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.86%) HP
9 1 (0.86%) NetApp
9 1 (0.86%) Oracle
9 1 (0.86%) Palo Alto
9 1 (0.86%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.86%) Syclo
9 1 (0.86%) Teradata
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