The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 59 55 45
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 9 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.23% 0.62% 1.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.34% 2.76% 10.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 10
Median daily rate - £418 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
ITIL Certification
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
142 145 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.48% 22.41% 16.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 91 61
Median daily rate £391 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.18% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £175 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 7
Median hourly rate £18.00 £28.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% -1.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
- +54.92%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing ITIL Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Birmingham region.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 26 (100.00%) ITIL
2 12 (46.15%) Six Sigma
2 12 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (46.15%) Data Structures
3 11 (42.31%) Change Management
4 8 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (30.77%) Test Scripting
5 4 (15.38%) ITIL V3
5 4 (15.38%) ITSM
5 4 (15.38%) Service Design
6 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
6 3 (11.54%) Finance
7 2 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
7 2 (7.69%) Information Assurance
7 2 (7.69%) IT Governance
7 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (7.69%) Information Security
7 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
7 2 (7.69%) CESG
7 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.69%) Data Management
7 2 (7.69%) CEH
7 2 (7.69%) SAP
7 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.69%) SLA
7 2 (7.69%) CISSP
7 2 (7.69%) Data Security

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) assyst
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Data Mart
1 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Business Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Business Process Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Process Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Service Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Service Management Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Service Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Compliance Officer
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Information Officer
5 2 (7.69%) Information Security Compliance Officer
5 2 (7.69%) Information Security Officer
5 2 (7.69%) Problem Manager
5 2 (7.69%) SAP Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Security Compliance Officer
5 2 (7.69%) Security Officer
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) Middleware
1 1 (3.85%) XML
1 1 (3.85%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (46.15%) Data Structures
2 2 (7.69%) CESG
2 2 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) ITIL
2 12 (46.15%) Six Sigma
3 11 (42.31%) Change Management
4 8 (30.77%) Test Scripting
4 8 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (15.38%) ITIL V3
5 4 (15.38%) ITSM
5 4 (15.38%) Service Design
6 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
7 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement Process
7 2 (7.69%) Data Management
7 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
7 2 (7.69%) Data Security
7 2 (7.69%) Information Security
7 2 (7.69%) IT Governance
7 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
7 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 2 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C#
1 1 (3.85%) Java
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) CEH
1 2 (7.69%) CISM
1 2 (7.69%) CISSP
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) SAP
1 2 (7.69%) ServiceNow
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle