Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 26 18
Rank change year-on-year -3 -8 -5
Contract jobs citing ITIL 71 75 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 7.03% 6.82% 6.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.72% 7.75% 7.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 49 66
West Sussex median daily rate £390 £375 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +13.21% +14.22%
10th Percentile £108 £253 £200
90th Percentile £519 £470 £419
South East median daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year - +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
West Sussex median hourly rate £20.63 - £15.25
10th Percentile £16.06 - £12.08
90th Percentile £25.69 - £16.35
South East median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -1.67% -9.09% +10.00%

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 920 968 1,021
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 91.09% 88.08% 87.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 554 679
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £404 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +0.94% +6.67%
10th Percentile £254 £280 £268
90th Percentile £575 £547 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 28 38
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.75 £35.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.43% +27.27% +66.67%
10th Percentile £22.51 £28.50 £12.85
90th Percentile £62.08 £50.00 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £24.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +2.04% -18.33% +62.16%

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 23 January 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
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 23 January 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
Crawley -2 41 £176 -52.36% 4
Worthing 0 8 £450 -
Gatwick -7 8 £420 +12.00%
Haywards Heath - 1 - - 2
Burgess Hill - 1 - -
ITIL
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 33 (46.48%) Windows
2 29 (40.85%) Active Directory
3 17 (23.94%) MS Exchange
3 17 (23.94%) Windows 7
3 17 (23.94%) Windows Server
4 16 (22.54%) SCCM
4 16 (22.54%) Microsoft
5 15 (21.13%) DHCP
5 15 (21.13%) PRINCE2
5 15 (21.13%) Office 365
6 14 (19.72%) Incident Management
6 14 (19.72%) SLA
6 14 (19.72%) Service Management
6 14 (19.72%) Service Delivery
7 13 (18.31%) Citrix
8 12 (16.90%) DNS
8 12 (16.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 12 (16.90%) PMP
8 12 (16.90%) PMI Certification
8 12 (16.90%) Management Information System
8 12 (16.90%) Finance
8 12 (16.90%) Remote Desktop
9 11 (15.49%) Degree
9 11 (15.49%) Exchange Server 2010
10 10 (14.08%) Proactive Management
11 9 (12.68%) ITSM
11 9 (12.68%) IP Telephony
12 8 (11.27%) ITIL V3
12 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (11.27%) Matrix Organization

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 17 (23.94%) MS Exchange
2 11 (15.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.82%) Apache
3 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.82%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.82%) IIS
3 2 (2.82%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.41%) SAS
4 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (21.13%) Office 365
2 3 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.13%) DHCP
2 12 (16.90%) DNS
2 12 (16.90%) Remote Desktop
3 9 (12.68%) IP Telephony
4 6 (8.45%) LAN
4 6 (8.45%) VPN
5 5 (7.04%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.23%) 3G
6 3 (4.23%) 4G
6 3 (4.23%) ADSL
6 3 (4.23%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (2.82%) BIG-IP
7 2 (2.82%) VLAN
8 1 (1.41%) Firewall
8 1 (1.41%) PBX
8 1 (1.41%) SAN
8 1 (1.41%) SMS
8 1 (1.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.82%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.82%) MySQL
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.82%) QlikView
2 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 12 (16.90%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) Retail
2 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.82%) Marketing
4 1 (1.41%) Back Office
4 1 (1.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (25.35%) Analyst
2 16 (22.54%) Service Manager
3 14 (19.72%) IT Manager
4 13 (18.31%) Project Manager
5 10 (14.08%) Service Analyst
6 9 (12.68%) IT Services Manager
7 8 (11.27%) Delivery Manager
7 8 (11.27%) Services Delivery Manager
8 7 (9.86%) Desktop Support
8 7 (9.86%) Service Desk Analyst
8 7 (9.86%) Support Analyst
9 5 (7.04%) 1st Line Support
9 5 (7.04%) IT Analyst
9 5 (7.04%) IT Project Manager
9 5 (7.04%) ITIL Manager
9 5 (7.04%) ITIL Service Manager
10 4 (5.63%) Desktop Analyst
10 4 (5.63%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 4 (5.63%) IT Services Delivery Manager
10 4 (5.63%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.23%) CMDB
2 3 (4.23%) Smartphone
3 2 (2.82%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.82%) Reinsurance
4 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.41%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.41%) Life Science
4 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.41%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (46.48%) Windows
2 17 (23.94%) Windows 7
2 17 (23.94%) Windows Server
3 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (9.86%) Windows 10
5 6 (8.45%) Windows 8
6 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (5.63%) Windows XP
8 3 (4.23%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.41%) Android
10 1 (1.41%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (1.41%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.41%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.13%) PRINCE2
2 14 (19.72%) Incident Management
2 14 (19.72%) Service Delivery
2 14 (19.72%) Service Management
3 10 (14.08%) Proactive Management
4 9 (12.68%) ITSM
5 8 (11.27%) ITIL V3
5 8 (11.27%) Matrix Organization
5 8 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (9.86%) Migration
6 7 (9.86%) Service Delivery Management
7 6 (8.45%) Change Management
7 6 (8.45%) Data Migration
7 6 (8.45%) Project Management
7 6 (8.45%) SEO
7 6 (8.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (7.04%) Project Planning
9 4 (5.63%) Business Analysis
9 4 (5.63%) Operations Management
9 4 (5.63%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.82%) PL/SQL
1 2 (2.82%) SQL
2 1 (1.41%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (16.90%) PMI Certification
1 12 (16.90%) PMP
1 12 (16.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 11 (15.49%) Degree
3 7 (9.86%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (7.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (7.04%) MCSA
4 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (5.63%) MCSE
6 1 (1.41%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.41%) CCA
6 1 (1.41%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.41%) NCDA
6 1 (1.41%) NCSIE
6 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (19.72%) SLA
2 4 (5.63%) PMO
2 4 (5.63%) QA
3 2 (2.82%) GDPR
4 1 (1.41%) PMBOK
4 1 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (40.85%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.63%) Hyper-V
2 4 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.82%) iptables
3 2 (2.82%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (22.54%) SCCM
2 3 (4.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (22.54%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.31%) Citrix
3 5 (7.04%) HP
3 5 (7.04%) VMware
4 4 (5.63%) NetApp
4 4 (5.63%) Oracle
5 3 (4.23%) Dell
5 3 (4.23%) SAP
5 3 (4.23%) Symantec
6 2 (2.82%) Cisco
6 2 (2.82%) Cognos
6 2 (2.82%) Lotus
6 2 (2.82%) Tableau
7 1 (1.41%) Apple
7 1 (1.41%) BT
7 1 (1.41%) Guidewire
7 1 (1.41%) Intel
7 1 (1.41%) Remedy
7 1 (1.41%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com