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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 51 44 45
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 9 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.48% 1.75% 1.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.50% 7.86% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
Median daily rate £350 £298 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -27.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £276 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £320 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.37 £17.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +19.29%

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
120 140 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.70% 22.26% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 81 56
Median daily rate £350 £363 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £183 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 8
Median hourly rate £15.00 £24.75 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.39% -14.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +105.12%

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 24 January 2017, 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 21 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (38.10%) Change Management
2 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (28.57%) Finance
3 6 (28.57%) Six Sigma
4 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
5 4 (19.05%) Cisco
5 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 4 (19.05%) Data Structures
5 4 (19.05%) Service Design
5 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (19.05%) ITIL V3
6 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 3 (14.29%) PRINCE
6 3 (14.29%) PMP
6 3 (14.29%) PMI Certification
6 3 (14.29%) Scrum
6 3 (14.29%) Service Management
6 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 2 (9.52%) IT Governance
7 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (9.52%) Data Security
7 2 (9.52%) CESG
7 2 (9.52%) Data Management
7 2 (9.52%) CEH
7 2 (9.52%) CISM
7 2 (9.52%) Firewall
7 2 (9.52%) Information 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 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
1 2 (9.52%) WLAN
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Data Mart
1 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Architect
2 4 (19.05%) Business Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Service Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Service Management Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Applications Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Business Process Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Change Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Compliance Officer
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Information Officer
4 2 (9.52%) Information Security Compliance Officer
4 2 (9.52%) Information Security Officer
4 2 (9.52%) Process Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) SAP Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Security Compliance Officer
4 2 (9.52%) Security Officer
5 1 (4.76%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) Middleware
1 1 (4.76%) XML
1 1 (4.76%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Data Structures
3 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 2 (9.52%) CESG
4 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
4 2 (9.52%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (38.10%) Change Management
3 6 (28.57%) Six Sigma
4 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
5 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (19.05%) ITIL V3
5 4 (19.05%) Service Design
6 3 (14.29%) PRINCE
6 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 3 (14.29%) Scrum
6 3 (14.29%) Service Management
6 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (9.52%) Data Management
7 2 (9.52%) Data Security
7 2 (9.52%) Information Security
7 2 (9.52%) IT Governance
7 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
7 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C#
1 1 (4.76%) Java
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 3 (14.29%) PMP
2 2 (9.52%) CEH
2 2 (9.52%) CISM
2 2 (9.52%) CISSP
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) SAP
2 2 (9.52%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle