Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 25 19
Rank change year-on-year +6 -6 -12
Contract jobs citing ITIL 90 86 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 8.61% 6.71% 8.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.71% 7.67% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 60 78
West Sussex median daily rate £383 £375 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +13.21% +14.22%
10th Percentile £110 £214 £120
90th Percentile £456 £491 £419
South East median daily rate £385 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +2.53% +3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 6
West Sussex median hourly rate £26.25 £51.50 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.03% +274.55% -14.06%
10th Percentile £25.63 £30.63 £9.00
90th Percentile £26.88 £52.25 £16.25
South East median hourly rate £14.50 £16.78 £16.39
% change year-on-year -13.59% +2.38% +9.27%

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 927 1121 1065
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 88.71% 87.51% 87.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 554 637 705
West Sussex median daily rate £418 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.38% +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £253 £263 £272
90th Percentile £573 £550 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £391
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.43% +4.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 45 30
West Sussex median hourly rate £46.25 £35.00 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.14% +17.65% +85.94%
10th Percentile £24.02 £19.58 £11.22
90th Percentile £50.25 £52.25 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £23.07 £26.50 £26.09
% change year-on-year -12.94% +1.57% +49.09%

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 18 November 2017.

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
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 18 November 2017. 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
Crawley +6 53 £300 -18.92% 3
Gatwick +3 13 £388 +6.16%
Worthing 0 5 £450 +28.57% 1
East Grinstead +5 1 £425 -
Haywards Heath 0 1 - -
ITIL
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 32 (35.56%) Windows
2 30 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 30 (33.33%) Degree
3 27 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 23 (25.56%) PRINCE2
5 22 (24.44%) Microsoft
6 21 (23.33%) PMP
6 21 (23.33%) PMI Certification
6 21 (23.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 20 (22.22%) QA
8 17 (18.89%) SLA
9 16 (17.78%) Service Delivery
10 15 (16.67%) DHCP
10 15 (16.67%) MS Exchange
10 15 (16.67%) Windows 7
10 15 (16.67%) Windows Server
11 14 (15.56%) Asset Management
11 14 (15.56%) Incident Management
12 13 (14.44%) Finance
12 13 (14.44%) ITIL V3
13 12 (13.33%) Office 365
13 12 (13.33%) Proactive Management
13 12 (13.33%) ITSM
13 12 (13.33%) Change Management
13 12 (13.33%) Microsoft Project
13 12 (13.33%) SCCM
14 11 (12.22%) Migration
14 11 (12.22%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (12.22%) HP
14 11 (12.22%) Citrix

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 15 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 10 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (7.78%) Documentum
4 4 (4.44%) IIS
5 2 (2.22%) Apache
5 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.22%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.22%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (13.33%) Microsoft Project
2 9 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (7.78%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.33%) Office 365
2 8 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.67%) DHCP
2 10 (11.11%) DNS
2 10 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
3 8 (8.89%) IP Telephony
4 7 (7.78%) Firewall
4 7 (7.78%) LAN
5 6 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 6 (6.67%) VPN
6 5 (5.56%) IPv4
6 5 (5.56%) IPv6
7 3 (3.33%) 3G
7 3 (3.33%) 4G
7 3 (3.33%) ADSL
7 3 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (3.33%) SAN
7 3 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (2.22%) BIG-IP
8 2 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (2.22%) MPLS
8 2 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.22%) MySQL
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.11%) JIRA
1 1 (1.11%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.11%) Toad
General
1 13 (14.44%) Finance
2 4 (4.44%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.33%) Retail
4 2 (2.22%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.22%) Marketing
5 1 (1.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 17 (18.89%) Analyst
3 16 (17.78%) IT Manager
4 15 (16.67%) Project Manager
5 10 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
5 10 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
6 9 (10.00%) IT Services Manager
7 7 (7.78%) Service Analyst
7 7 (7.78%) Test Manager
8 6 (6.67%) Desktop Support
8 6 (6.67%) ITIL Manager
8 6 (6.67%) ITIL Service Manager
8 6 (6.67%) Support Analyst
9 5 (5.56%) Administrator
9 5 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
9 5 (5.56%) Senior Manager
9 5 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
9 5 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
10 4 (4.44%) 1st Line Support
10 4 (4.44%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.22%) .NET
1 2 (2.22%) Middleware
2 1 (1.11%) J2EE
2 1 (1.11%) LAMP
2 1 (1.11%) REST
2 1 (1.11%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.44%) Algorithms
2 4 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.33%) CMDB
3 3 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.33%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.22%) CCTV
5 1 (1.11%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.11%) Life Science
5 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.11%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.11%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 32 (35.56%) Windows
2 15 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 15 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 8 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (7.78%) Linux
5 5 (5.56%) Windows 10
6 4 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (4.44%) Unix
6 4 (4.44%) Windows 8
6 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.33%) CentOS
7 3 (3.33%) Mac OS X
7 3 (3.33%) Solaris
8 2 (2.22%) Android
8 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.22%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.11%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.11%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.56%) PRINCE2
2 16 (17.78%) Service Delivery
3 14 (15.56%) Asset Management
3 14 (15.56%) Incident Management
4 13 (14.44%) ITIL V3
5 12 (13.33%) Change Management
5 12 (13.33%) ITSM
5 12 (13.33%) Proactive Management
6 11 (12.22%) Migration
6 11 (12.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
7 10 (11.11%) Service Management
8 9 (10.00%) Project Planning
8 9 (10.00%) Service Delivery Management
9 8 (8.89%) Critical Path Analysis
9 8 (8.89%) Data Migration
10 7 (7.78%) Content Management
10 7 (7.78%) Test Management
11 6 (6.67%) Quality Management
11 6 (6.67%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.44%) Perl
1 4 (4.44%) SQL
2 3 (3.33%) AWK
2 3 (3.33%) Bourne shell
2 3 (3.33%) Korn
2 3 (3.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.11%) C#
3 1 (1.11%) Java
3 1 (1.11%) PHP
3 1 (1.11%) Python
3 1 (1.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (33.33%) Degree
2 21 (23.33%) PMI Certification
2 21 (23.33%) PMP
2 21 (23.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (8.89%) ISEB
4 7 (7.78%) ISTQB
4 7 (7.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 7 (7.78%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (5.56%) MCSA
5 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (4.44%) MCSE
7 3 (3.33%) OCA
7 3 (3.33%) OCP
7 3 (3.33%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (3.33%) RHCE
7 3 (3.33%) RHCSA
8 2 (2.22%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.11%) CCA
9 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (22.22%) QA
2 17 (18.89%) SLA
3 5 (5.56%) PMO
4 2 (2.22%) GDPR
5 1 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 27 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.33%) GlusterFS
3 3 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (2.22%) iptables
4 2 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.11%) Docker
5 1 (1.11%) vSphere
5 1 (1.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (13.33%) SCCM
2 4 (4.44%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (3.33%) NetBackup
3 3 (3.33%) Oracle ZFS
3 3 (3.33%) Red Hat Satellite
3 3 (3.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 3 (3.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (3.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (1.11%) Ansible
4 1 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.11%) Puppet
4 1 (1.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (24.44%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.22%) Citrix
2 11 (12.22%) HP
3 8 (8.89%) Cisco
3 8 (8.89%) VMware
4 7 (7.78%) IBM
4 7 (7.78%) OpenText
4 7 (7.78%) Oracle
5 4 (4.44%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.33%) Brocade
6 3 (3.33%) Dell
6 3 (3.33%) EMC
6 3 (3.33%) NetApp
6 3 (3.33%) SAP
6 3 (3.33%) StorageTek
6 3 (3.33%) Sun
6 3 (3.33%) Symantec
6 3 (3.33%) Veritas
7 2 (2.22%) Lotus
7 2 (2.22%) Salesforce.com