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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 52 49 51
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 6 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.93% 1.69% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.80% 7.97% 4.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £18.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-3.16% +44.00%

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
125 138 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.44% 21.20% 17.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 80 52
Median daily rate £363 £368 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +13.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 8
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -51.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.59 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.75 £29.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £41.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.82% +82.22%

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 22 February 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 13 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) Change Management
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL V3
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (30.77%) Service Design
4 3 (23.08%) Service Management
4 3 (23.08%) PMP
4 3 (23.08%) PMI Certification
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE
4 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
4 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
5 2 (15.38%) Data Management
5 2 (15.38%) Firewall
5 2 (15.38%) Master Data Management
5 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
5 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (15.38%) Six Sigma
5 2 (15.38%) SAP
5 2 (15.38%) WLAN
5 2 (15.38%) Coaching
5 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
6 1 (7.69%) XML Schema
6 1 (7.69%) XML

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 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) WLAN
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Data Mart
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Architect
1 4 (30.77%) Service Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Applications Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Change Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) SAP Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle BI Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
1 1 (7.69%) XML
1 1 (7.69%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Change Management
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL V3
2 4 (30.77%) Service Design
3 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
3 3 (23.08%) PRINCE
3 3 (23.08%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) Service Management
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) Coaching
4 2 (15.38%) Data Management
4 2 (15.38%) Master Data Management
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 2 (15.38%) Six Sigma
5 1 (7.69%) Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) PMI Certification
1 3 (23.08%) PMP
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle