Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for ITIL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL over the 6 months to 20 July 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 > Southampton
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 14 17
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3 +1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 32 50 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 6.58% 9.62% 9.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.70% 13.05% 11.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 26 53
Southampton median daily rate £431 £395 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.18% +8.97% +18.85%
10th Percentile £241 £125 £310
90th Percentile £523 £481 £488
Hampshire median daily rate £413 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +17.86% -3.45% +8.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 18 10
Southampton median hourly rate £13.81 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.97% +20.00% -70.59%
10th Percentile £10.71 £12.50 £12.25
90th Percentile £15.17 £16.13 £20.88
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.01 £21.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year -38.76% +51.79% -60.28%

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 Southampton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 368 383 640
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 75.72% 73.65% 83.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 254 472
Southampton median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - +10.29%
10th Percentile £263 £245 £263
90th Percentile £683 £525 £575
Hampshire median daily rate £401 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.69% +4.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 28 23
Southampton median hourly rate £13.80 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.00% +20.00% -69.70%
10th Percentile £11.60 £12.50 £11.68
90th Percentile £22.50 £25.95 £44.20
Hampshire median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £22.83
% change year-on-year -5.92% +66.45% -29.75%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Southampton

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Southampton

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Southampton over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Southampton

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Southampton region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 14 (43.75%) Service Management
2 10 (31.25%) Service Design
3 8 (25.00%) Windows
3 8 (25.00%) Cisco
4 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
4 7 (21.88%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (21.88%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (18.75%) IaaS
5 6 (18.75%) Scrum
5 6 (18.75%) VMware
6 5 (15.63%) Change Management
6 5 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (15.63%) V-Model
6 5 (15.63%) PaaS
6 5 (15.63%) Converged Infrastructure
6 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
7 4 (12.50%) ITIL V3
7 4 (12.50%) High Availability
7 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (12.50%) SLA
7 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
7 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (9.38%) Linux
8 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
8 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
8 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
8 3 (9.38%) Data Protection

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (3.13%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) IaaS
2 5 (15.63%) PaaS
3 2 (6.25%) SaaS
4 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (6.25%) BGP
2 2 (6.25%) Firewall
2 2 (6.25%) OSPF
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (3.13%) DHCP
3 1 (3.13%) DNS
3 1 (3.13%) EIGRP
3 1 (3.13%) LAN
3 1 (3.13%) LDAP
3 1 (3.13%) MPLS
3 1 (3.13%) Multicast
3 1 (3.13%) SAN
3 1 (3.13%) Skype
3 1 (3.13%) SNA
3 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.13%) VPN
3 1 (3.13%) WAN
3 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.13%) Maven
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
1 2 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Advertising
2 1 (3.13%) Back Office
2 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Architect
2 5 (15.63%) Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) Service Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Service Architect
3 3 (9.38%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Automation Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Build Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Change Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Data Centre Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Data Centre Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Desktop Support
4 2 (6.25%) Incident and Problem Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Incident Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (6.25%) ITIL Incident Manager
4 2 (6.25%) ITIL Manager
4 2 (6.25%) ITIL Service Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Service Design Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) REST
1 1 (3.13%) SAML
1 1 (3.13%) SOAP
1 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.13%) FlexPod
2 1 (3.13%) FMCG
2 1 (3.13%) NHS
2 1 (3.13%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) Unix
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Service Management
2 10 (31.25%) Service Design
3 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
4 6 (18.75%) Scrum
5 5 (15.63%) Change Management
5 5 (15.63%) Converged Infrastructure
5 5 (15.63%) V-Model
6 4 (12.50%) High Availability
6 4 (12.50%) ITIL V3
6 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 3 (9.38%) Data Protection
8 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
8 2 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
8 2 (6.25%) Project Management
9 1 (3.13%) DevOps
9 1 (3.13%) Matrix Organization
9 1 (3.13%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) Java
1 1 (3.13%) PHP
1 1 (3.13%) Python
1 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) CCNA
3 2 (6.25%) CCSA
3 2 (6.25%) Degree
3 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) CCDP
4 1 (3.13%) CCNP
4 1 (3.13%) CCSE
4 1 (3.13%) MCSE
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.13%) VCAP
4 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (12.50%) SLA
3 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.25%) Puppet
2 1 (3.13%) Ansible
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.13%) Nagios
2 1 (3.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Cisco
2 6 (18.75%) VMware
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.13%) BMC
5 1 (3.13%) Palo Alto
5 1 (3.13%) Polycom
5 1 (3.13%) Remedy
5 1 (3.13%) SAP
5 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.13%) Symantec