Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 21 July 2018 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)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 36 45
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9 -21
Contract jobs citing ITIL 67 75 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 5.33% 6.83% 5.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.89% 7.72% 5.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 55 56
West Sussex median daily rate £376 £383 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.63% -3.16% +14.49%
10th Percentile £154 £260 £203
90th Percentile £538 £488 £489
South East median daily rate £413 £407 £361
% change year-on-year +1.35% +12.74% -0.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
West Sussex median hourly rate £36.50 £15.90 £51.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +129.56% -69.13% +198.55%
10th Percentile £25.80 £15.18 £24.00
90th Percentile £47.60 £16.58 £52.25
South East median hourly rate £15.78 £14.50 £17.45
% change year-on-year +8.84% -16.91% +1.53%

ITIL is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,138 971 1,277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 90.61% 88.43% 90.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 660 603 759
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £425 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.42% +5.03%
10th Percentile £300 £290 £250
90th Percentile £550 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £438 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +4.17% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 25 36
West Sussex median hourly rate £49.50 £44.50 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.24% +14.84% +69.58%
10th Percentile £17.50 £13.90 £14.25
90th Percentile £67.25 £53.25 £52.25
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £19.90 £24.00
% change year-on-year +26.23% -17.08% +11.37%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in West Sussex

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in West Sussex

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in West Sussex over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in West Sussex

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in West Sussex

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in West Sussex over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ITIL in West Sussex

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 21 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gatwick +7 26 £398 +19.10% 1
Worthing - 12 £365 - 1
Crawley -14 6 £493 +38.73%
Horsham -3 4 £140 -51.30%
Chichester - 1 £525 - 1
ITIL
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 26 (38.81%) Windows
2 24 (35.82%) Microsoft
2 24 (35.82%) Degree
3 21 (31.34%) Management Information System
4 20 (29.85%) Active Directory
5 19 (28.36%) PRINCE2
6 18 (26.87%) Marketing
7 15 (22.39%) Retail
8 14 (20.90%) Matrix Organization
9 13 (19.40%) PMO
9 13 (19.40%) ITIL V3
9 13 (19.40%) Finance
10 12 (17.91%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (17.91%) VMware
10 12 (17.91%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (17.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 12 (17.91%) PMP
10 12 (17.91%) PMI Certification
10 12 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (17.91%) QA
11 11 (16.42%) MCSA
11 11 (16.42%) Change Management
12 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Project
12 10 (14.93%) Release Management
12 10 (14.93%) Project Planning
13 9 (13.43%) SCCM
13 9 (13.43%) SLA
14 8 (11.94%) Configuration Management
14 8 (11.94%) SAN
14 8 (11.94%) HP

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 5 (7.46%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.48%) IIS
3 2 (2.99%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.49%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (11.94%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.49%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) Office 365
2 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.48%) SaaS
3 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.49%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.49%) GitHub
3 1 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.94%) DHCP
1 8 (11.94%) SAN
1 8 (11.94%) TCP/IP
2 6 (8.96%) Firewall
3 5 (7.46%) DNS
4 4 (5.97%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (5.97%) VPN
5 3 (4.48%) MPLS
5 3 (4.48%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (4.48%) VLAN
5 3 (4.48%) Wireless
6 2 (2.99%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (2.99%) NFC
7 1 (1.49%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.48%) GIS
2 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.49%) QlikView
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.97%) GCC
2 3 (4.48%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (4.48%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (4.48%) SonarQube
3 2 (2.99%) JIRA
4 1 (1.49%) GitLab
4 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (26.87%) Marketing
2 15 (22.39%) Retail
3 13 (19.40%) Finance
4 6 (8.96%) Back Office
5 4 (5.97%) Manufacturing
6 3 (4.48%) Electronics
7 2 (2.99%) Games
8 1 (1.49%) Advertising
8 1 (1.49%) Automotive
8 1 (1.49%) German Language
8 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (31.34%) IT Manager
2 10 (14.93%) Analyst
3 9 (13.43%) Project Manager
3 9 (13.43%) Service Manager
4 8 (11.94%) Architect
4 8 (11.94%) IT Project Manager
4 8 (11.94%) Senior IT Manager
4 8 (11.94%) Senior IT Project Manager
4 8 (11.94%) Senior Manager
4 8 (11.94%) Senior Project Manager
5 7 (10.45%) IT Services Manager
6 5 (7.46%) Administrator
6 5 (7.46%) Configuration Manager
6 5 (7.46%) Desktop Support
6 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) IT Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (5.97%) Service Desk Manager
7 4 (5.97%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) Web Services
2 3 (4.48%) Middleware
3 2 (2.99%) LDAP
3 2 (2.99%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 21 (31.34%) Management Information System
2 8 (11.94%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.46%) CMDB
4 5 (7.46%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.99%) CCTV
5 2 (2.99%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.99%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.99%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (2.99%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.49%) Contactless
6 1 (1.49%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.49%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 26 (38.81%) Windows
2 8 (11.94%) Linux
2 8 (11.94%) Unix
2 8 (11.94%) Windows Server
3 7 (10.45%) Windows 7
4 6 (8.96%) CentOS
5 5 (7.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (7.46%) Solaris
6 4 (5.97%) Windows 10
7 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.36%) PRINCE2
2 14 (20.90%) Matrix Organization
3 13 (19.40%) ITIL V3
4 12 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (17.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (16.42%) Change Management
6 10 (14.93%) Project Planning
6 10 (14.93%) Release Management
7 8 (11.94%) Business Analysis
7 8 (11.94%) Change Control
7 8 (11.94%) Configuration Management
7 8 (11.94%) Mathematics
7 8 (11.94%) Performance Management
8 7 (10.45%) Information Security
8 7 (10.45%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (10.45%) Quality Management
8 7 (10.45%) Service Delivery
8 7 (10.45%) Service Management
8 7 (10.45%) Validation
9 6 (8.96%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.96%) Perl
2 4 (5.97%) AWK
2 4 (5.97%) Bourne shell
2 4 (5.97%) Korn
2 4 (5.97%) Shell Script
2 4 (5.97%) SQL
3 2 (2.99%) Java
4 1 (1.49%) ABAP
4 1 (1.49%) C#
4 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.49%) Python
4 1 (1.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (35.82%) Degree
2 12 (17.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (17.91%) PMI Certification
2 12 (17.91%) PMP
2 12 (17.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 11 (16.42%) MCSA
4 7 (10.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 7 (10.45%) MCSE
5 4 (5.97%) OCA
5 4 (5.97%) OCP
5 4 (5.97%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (5.97%) RHCE
5 4 (5.97%) RHCSA
6 3 (4.48%) CISA
6 3 (4.48%) CISM
6 3 (4.48%) CISSP
6 3 (4.48%) CREST Certified
6 3 (4.48%) IISP
7 2 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.99%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (19.40%) PMO
2 12 (17.91%) QA
3 9 (13.43%) SLA
4 6 (8.96%) PCI DSS
5 5 (7.46%) GDPR
6 3 (4.48%) ISAE 3402
6 3 (4.48%) ISO 22301
6 3 (4.48%) ISO 31000
6 3 (4.48%) ISO 9001
6 3 (4.48%) ISO/IEC 15288
6 3 (4.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (4.48%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 3 (4.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (29.85%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.97%) GlusterFS
3 4 (5.97%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.97%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (2.99%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (2.99%) XenApp
5 1 (1.49%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (13.43%) SCCM
2 4 (5.97%) NetBackup
2 4 (5.97%) Oracle ZFS
2 4 (5.97%) Red Hat Satellite
2 4 (5.97%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 4 (5.97%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 3 (4.48%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (4.48%) Nessus
3 3 (4.48%) Trend Micro Deep Security
4 1 (1.49%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.49%) Ansible
4 1 (1.49%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.49%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 24 (35.82%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.91%) VMware
3 8 (11.94%) HP
3 8 (11.94%) Oracle
4 7 (10.45%) Centrify
4 7 (10.45%) Remedy
5 6 (8.96%) IBM
5 6 (8.96%) Sun
6 5 (7.46%) Cisco
6 5 (7.46%) EMC
6 5 (7.46%) ServiceNow
7 4 (5.97%) Brocade
7 4 (5.97%) Red Hat
7 4 (5.97%) StorageTek
7 4 (5.97%) Veritas
8 3 (4.48%) ArcSight
8 3 (4.48%) Citrix
8 3 (4.48%) Imperva
8 3 (4.48%) Splunk
8 3 (4.48%) Trend Micro